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I have gone through the Game of Thrones series but see that was previously mentioned!

I would say "The Left Behind" series. It's a 16-book series (3 prequel, 13 main series) that dives into the book of Revelation in the Bible and kind of puts the ends times into a literally representation of how it could look leading up to and after the Rapture.

Awesome series I've read through twice over the years.

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The list is updated. Great suggestions, guys.

I wasn't sure where to place the Bible - I've always considered it both a work of fiction and non-fiction. I went ahead and decided to avoid unnecessary arguing and leave it in the non-fiction section. We all have our opinions / beliefs on it, but I'd like to keep them out of this thread as much as possible. This thread is meant to be informational, not a platform for proselytization or religious debate. Feel free to start another thread for those discussions.
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Your Money & Your Brain, Jason Zweig

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Non-Fiction suggestion(s)
Killing Reagan, Bill O'Reilly (in fact I've read all the "The Killing of Historical Figures Series " books and enjoyed them.

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The Once and Future King, T.H. White, has been my favorite book since I read it at 13yrs old.
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Non-Fiction
The Admirals: Nimitz Halsey Leahy King, by Walter Borneman
The Forgotten 500 by Gregory A Freeman (OSS rescue downed Airman in WWII)
Strangers on a Bridge by James Donovan (the original book of the movie Spies on a Bridge)
The Guts to Try by Col. James H Kyle (Air Force Desert One Commander - Iran 1980)
When Hell was in Session by Admiral Jeremiah Denton (Vietnam POW)
Defiant: The POWs Who Endured Vietnams Most Infamous Prison by Alvin Townley
Blackhawk Down by Mark Bowden

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Fiction by Joe Abercrombie:
THE FIRST LAW TRILOGY

The Blade Itself
Before They Are Hanged
The Last Argument of Kings
Best Served Cold

The Heroes
Red Country

THE SHATTERED SEA TRILOGY

Half a King
Half the World
Half a War

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Up to date. Keep 'em coming!
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Fiction by Scott Lynch:
The Lies of Locke Lamora
Red Seas Under Red Skies
The Republic of Thieves

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Ditto on the Bill O'Reilly’s "The Killing of Historical Figures Series"

Also the “old” Tom Clancy novels, e.g.,
Hunt for Red October - 1984
Red Storm Rising - 1986
Patriot Games - 1987
Cardinal of the Kremlin - 1988
Clear and Present Danger - 1989
Sum of all Fears – 1991
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Fiction:

The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho


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inla$vega$ wrote:Ditto on the Bill O'Reilly’s "The Killing of Historical Figures Series"

Also the “old” Tom Clancy novels, e.g.,
Hunt for Red October - 1984
Red Storm Rising - 1986
Patriot Games - 1987
Cardinal of the Kremlin - 1988
Clear and Present Danger - 1989
Sum of all Fears – 1991
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Don't forget Without Remorse (1993)! Another one of my Tom Clancy favorites.

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Updated.
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