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The Rising
3.75
There were so many things wrong with this book that I couldn't even finish it. Some people will be angry at me for this, but I have my reasons. Firstl...more
May 04, 2008
May 03, 2008
 
Twilight Watch (Watch, #3)
4.10
This book was fan-freakin-tastic!!! While I consider the second book to be filler for this one, it was much needed to bring out such awesome character...more
Jun 21, 2008
Apr 14, 2008
 
Sticks
3.52
My good friend Kelly Danforth recommended this one to me when I told her I was taking a billiards class in college. I'm really glad she did! It was a...more
Sep 06, 2008
Sep 06, 2008
 
Batman: The Killing Joke
4.35
This was my first graphic novel. I've been a little leery of those for various reasons, but I figured this one was Batman, so I couldn't go wrong. Plu...more
Jul 29, 2008
Jul 29, 2008
 
Batman: Year One
4.23
I've been on kind of a graphic novel kick since I read The Killing Joke and this one seemed the next logical step. IGN rated this one the best Batman...more
Aug 15, 2008
Aug 20, 2008
 
Batman: The Long Halloween
4.25
Another graphic novel under my belt. This one, I thought, wasn't as good as Year One. I didn't like the way the villains were portrayed. Way too styli...more
Aug 17, 2008
Aug 20, 2008
 
Into the Wild
3.89
I actually listened to the audio book for this one courtesy borders.com. It was free on there for a while. Anyways, This was a pretty good book. The a...more
Jul 24, 2008
Jul 25, 2008
 
Watchmen
4.31
This book was nuts! The last (for the moment) of my graphic novel kick, Watchmen was definitely the most intense. It was dark and gritty, definitely n...more
Aug 23, 2008
Aug 20, 2008
 
Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science
4.20
As a person looking into becoming a surgeon, Complications was the perfect eyeopener to the realities of medicine beyond the glamor of TV dramas. Peop...more
Jan 2007
Apr 14, 2008
 
Night Watch (Watch, #1)
3.96
I loved this book. It had such innovative ideas and vivid storytelling. The characters are fascinating. There are no superheros. There's not even a ma...more
Dec 20, 2007
Apr 14, 2008
 
The Kite Runner
4.21
**spoiler alert** This was a very difficult read for me. It deals with issues that are quite literally physically painful for me to read about. It is...more
May 28, 2008
Jun 15, 2008
 
Twenty Seven Bones
3.54
I'm not even giving this book any stars. Terrible. Two chapters in and it's already full of smut. I want a good murder mystery. There's enough sexual...more
Jun 24, 2008
Jun 23, 2008
 
America: The Last Best Hope, Volume 1: From the Age of Discovery to a World at War
4.21
This was a great history book. I love history, I just hate the anti-American slant that many history books tend to have taken nowadays. This one lays...more
Jan 2006
Nov 19, 2008
 
World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War
4.01
This book was awesome! It was written like it is a compilation of interviews from people who "survived the zombie war." It had a lot of interesting id...more
Apr 26, 2008
Apr 14, 2008
 
The Bourne Identity (Jason Bourne, #1)
3.91
I thought this was a great book. I went into it thinking the movie would have come straight from the book. I was very wrong. I loved the movie and I l...more
Nov 2007
Apr 14, 2008
 
Dracula
3.94
This book was AMAZING!! I've been meaning to read it for a long time and just never had the time. Then I found librivox.org. Free audio book. Totally...more
Aug 20, 2008
Aug 11, 2008
 
Cell
3.59
One of the better Stephen King books I've read. Granted I've only read 4 or 5. For once it had what I would consider a hopeful ending. It was exciting...more
Jul 06, 2008
Jun 25, 2008
 
Brother Odd (Odd Thomas, #3)
3.96
While I have to say I liked the first book better, that in no way means this book is bad. It is fantastic and another perfect fit in the Odd Thomas se...more
Jan 2007
Jun 15, 2008
 
The Face
3.64
This is my favorite Koontz book second only to the Odd Thomas series. Just one of his funner reads. I like Koontz more than I like other authors of th...more
Jan 2004
Jun 15, 2008
 
Better
4.14
Gawande did it again! Another fascinating look into the life of a surgeon and a glimpse into the endeavors put forth today to improve medical care. Ga...more
Jan 2008
Jun 17, 2008
 
Odd Hours (Odd Thomas, #4)
3.90
I have loved Dean Koontz's Odd Thomas books from the very beginning and this one is a fantastic addition to the series. Some people in other reviews h...more
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Jun 15, 2008
 
Dragons of Autumn Twilight  (Dragonlance: Chronicles, #1)
4.04
I was expecting a cookie-cutter fantasy book when I started this one, and that is kind of what I got, but I was pleasantly surprised with it. The char...more
May 31, 2008
Jun 15, 2008
 
A Lion and A Lamb
4.12
This was a very interesting book. I guess I never really thought much about how the church reasserted itself in the eastern US. This couple's story is...more
May 21, 2008
May 19, 2008
 
Odd Thomas (Odd Thomas, #1)
3.85
The best book of the series. Koontz creates a character so lovable and fun, yet understandable and easy to relate to, in spite of his incredible... gi...more
Jan 2006
Jun 15, 2008
 
Angels & Demons  (Robert Langdon, #1)
3.79
A much better book than the Da Vinci Code. And I mean just a funner read. I don't care one lick for the "controversy" around Dan Brown's books. I'm ju...more
Jan 2005
Apr 14, 2008
 
Pet Sematary
3.81
This book was everything I expected from Stephen King. Weird ideas, creepy plot twists and a generally unsatisfying ending. It was a pretty good book,...more
Jun 16, 2008
Jun 15, 2008
 
Lost City (NUMA Files, #5)
3.83
This was a good book. I started it expecting a fun easy read that was engaging, and that's just what I got. I've read a few Clive Cussler books and th...more
May 17, 2008
May 04, 2008
 
Twilight (Twilight, #1)
3.56
This was not a bad book. A little cheezy and definitely not worth the hype that was stirred up about these books. Maybe it's because I am a guy, but I...more
Jan 2007
Apr 14, 2008
 
Forever Odd (Odd Thomas, #2)
3.96
Once again, an amazing book. You just can't help but love Odd Thomas. His character is so endearing that you can't help but worry about him when he ge...more
Jan 2007
Jun 15, 2008
 
Misery
4.02
This was a good book. I don't like a lot of Stephen King's stuff, but I liked this one. It was gnarly but an awesome book. I don't have a lot to say a...more
Jan 2006
Jun 15, 2008
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