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Reservation Blues
3.96
I don't know what I was expecting when I picked this up. I had read some of Alexie's short fiction anthologies and enjoyed them. Upon moving to Seattl ...more
Oct 1997
Jul 25, 2008
 
Broken Slate
4.00
What do the movies Requiem For a Dream, Unforgiven, and Saving Private Ryan all have in common? Give up? They are all movies that were brilliantly mad ...more
Jul 14, 2011
Jul 15, 2011
 
Gathering Grace
4.33
There are some basic tropes in the comic book world of super-heroes. One - problems are general solved with violence. Two - characters wear spandex (o ...more
Jul 31, 2008
Jul 25, 2008
 
Crypt of the Moaning Diamond (Forgotten Realms: The Dungeons, #4)
3.82
A good D&D session is unmistakable. It has a good chemistry, challenging encounters, a sense of urgency, and you never want it to end. Crypt of th ...more
Jul 15, 2008
Jul 14, 2008
 
Seed
3.60
Let me get this off my chest real quick. I don't believe in the Devil. I only kind of believe in devils in a theoretical sense; as evils we can't unde ...more
Jun 03, 2011
Jun 04, 2011
 
Beauty Has Her Way
3.62
I love strong women. That’s no secret. I’ll take a competent woman adventurer over a damsel in distress any day.

I also love anthologies. Anthologies,
...more
Jan 19, 2011
Jan 20, 2011
 
Three Parts Dead (Craft Sequence #1)
3.96
There I was, World Fantasy in Toronto in 2013, where everyone was talking Urban Fantasy. I like the genre as much as the next guy, but I really wasn't ...more
Oct 08, 2013
Oct 08, 2013
 
City of the Dead (Forgotten Realms: Ed Greenwood Presents Waterdeep, #4)
3.97

There are certain things I expected from a Rosemary Jones fantasy novel. A resourceful heroine, an affinity for the working class, some misfit charact

...more
Jun 14, 2009
Jun 15, 2009
 
The Half-Made World (The Half-Made World, #1)
3.69
I'm not sure what to say that hasn't been said already by better reviewers than myself. I grew up in cowboy country, so I went through my westerns pha ...more
Nov 28, 2010
Nov 29, 2010
 
The Alchemists of Kush
3.90
Expectations are a funny thing. For the sake of this analogy, consider Starbucks as an example. In my mind, speculative fiction, urban fantasy in part ...more
Jun 27, 2011
Jun 20, 2011
 
Flicker
3.99
It's fiction. Of course it has to be fiction. But maybe...maybe...

Hands down one of my favorite novels dealing with the history of the silver screen,
...more
May 12, 2005
Jun 23, 2008
 
The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration
4.26
Essential reading to understand not only American history of the past century, but also how our cities and culture were shaped by this mass migration. ...more
not set
May 31, 2013
 
The Great and Secret Show (Book of the Art, #1)
4.04
On of the masterworks of urban fantasy, I have always regarded this novel less of a horror novel than much of Barker's other work, despite the several ...more
not set
Jun 23, 2008
 
Ancient Images
3.37
After reading multiple short stories from Mr. Campbell, I really expected more from this novel. Despite some generally cool ideas, a nice set up, and ...more
Jan 05, 2007
Jul 17, 2008
 
The Resurrectionist
3.11
While I didn't see the ending coming, I still found it to be a very satisfying read that walked a delicate line between dream and reality. A bit bleak ...more
Sep 13, 2010
Feb 13, 2010
 
Winter Tides
3.66
A solid, spooky ghost story, haunted by regret, and tinted with the cold, salt-spray of winter surfing the California coast. I'm a sucker for a good g ...more
Dec 1998
Jul 17, 2008
 
The Summer Tree (The Fionavar Tapestry, #1)
4.01
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Jul 17, 2008
 
Invisible Monsters
3.99
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Aug 14, 2008
Jul 17, 2008
 
Count Zero (Sprawl, #2)
3.97
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Jul 17, 2008
 
Idoru (Bridge, #2)
3.74
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Jul 17, 2008
 
Neuromancer (Sprawl, #1)
3.85
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Jul 17, 2008
 
Declare
4.04
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Jul 17, 2008
 
Dinner at Deviant's Palace
3.62
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Jul 17, 2008
 
The Stress of Her Regard
3.83
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Jul 17, 2008
 
Expiration Date (Fault Lines, #2)
3.86
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Jul 17, 2008
 
Virtual Light (Bridge, #1)
3.82
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Jul 17, 2008
 
City of Quartz: Excavating the Future in Los Angeles
4.09
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Jul 17, 2008
 
The Andromeda Strain
3.82
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Jul 17, 2008
 
Anansi Boys
3.97
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Jul 17, 2008
 
A Feast for Crows (A Song of Ice and Fire, #4)
4.04
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Jul 17, 2008
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