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I've bought George R.R. Martin's The Game of Thrones book today, but the vocabulary in it is too complicated for me. Please suggest me some books with a lot of dialogs and more common vocabulary

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Try Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings instead. It was written earlier, so does not have any confusing modern vocabulary. – tchrist Dec 22 '12 at 18:16
Thanks, but I've already read it – Dmitriy Tarasov Dec 22 '12 at 18:19
Some of Martin's usage is invented, which may be defeating any effort you make to use standard dictionaries. (For example, his culture uses "peace banner" for what is actually called a "flag of truce". Google's first page of hits shows no use of the former for this purpose, not even his.) – Andrew Lazarus Dec 22 '12 at 18:37
But to answer the original question, I'd suggest the Sherlock Holmes stories by A. C. Doyle. – Andrew Lazarus Dec 22 '12 at 18:39
I've heard that most vampire stories, like the Twilight series by Stephanie Meyer, are written in the vernacular. That way you can follow along with the movie. – Mitch Dec 22 '12 at 21:00

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