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The Hydronaut Adventures
4.80
I'm not sure how well it has aged or if the millennial generation will find or relevant. I hope that my daughter will be able to appreciate it when sh...more
not set
Apr 27, 2008
 
Use of Weapons (Culture, #3)
4.17
Difficult to read, but at times ohhh so worth it.
not set
Apr 23, 2008
 
Magic to the Bone (Allie Beckstrom, #1)
3.66
This series has an Interesting background in the gritty urban fantasy genre. I like the setting of the world and the characters voice, but tyne main c...more
Nov 09, 2011
Nov 09, 2011
 
Jumper (Jumper, #1)
3.86

I was surprised by home much I enjoyed the book. The plot was straightforward, but flowed smoothly. While the characters were not deep, they weren't o...more
Mar 19, 2010
Mar 20, 2010
 
Demons Run
4.50
It was slow to draw me in , but I finished it in a rush which is always a good sign. I wished we had leaned more about the history of the protagonists...more
Dec 24, 2013
Dec 24, 2013
 
Magic in the Shadows (Allie Beckstrom, #3)
4.05
The best of this series so far, after two starter books we are starting to get into the meat of the setting with new characters and concepts that star...more
Nov 24, 2011
Nov 23, 2011
 
Standing Dark (The Right Hand Man)
4.40
The first was good, I enjoyed this one even more and I look forward to the next. The characters have grown nicely and I think they stand out from comm...more
Mar 16, 2014
Mar 16, 2014
 
Poor Man's Fight
4.19
**spoiler alert**
I liked the universe and the main characters voices, but the second half was too Rambo for me, the main character against the verse...more
Feb 12, 2013
Feb 13, 2013
 
Legion (Legion, #1)
4.10
It was a fun novella, I like the character concept. It would be interesting to see a series of shorts based around this character like the Sherlock Ho...more
Nov 14, 2012
Nov 14, 2012
 
Bridge of Ashes
3.47
A great premise for a book, with typical Zelazny chacters and a week ending. Its a short quick read, but I think its worth it for some of the ideas.
Jul 13, 2009
Jul 16, 2009
 
The Privateer
3.78
It reads like a pulp novel from the 50s. It's quick and easy, but I would not go out of your way for it.
Jun 25, 2012
Jun 25, 2012
 
Small Favor (The Dresden Files, #10)
4.42
One of my favorites of the series, where some of the many hanging plots begin to get sewed up. (well, maybe)
Mar 25, 2011
Mar 25, 2011
 
MetaGame
3.54
A good story with an amazing backdrop for the story.
Jan 16, 2012
Jan 16, 2012
 
Silicon Succession
3.77
Like the matrix, but with less plot. I think this might have worked as a graphic novel.
Nov 07, 2012
Nov 08, 2012
 
Magic for a Price (Allie Beckstrom, #9)
4.27
I feel like these books should have been written from Shame's or Terric's perspective. It seems like more interesting things happen to those character...more
Nov 12, 2012
Nov 14, 2012
 
Ghost Story (The Dresden Files,  #13)
4.25
My least favorite of the series to date. It has a lot of the hallmarks that I love about Butcher's books. The characters grow and change, when the exp...more
Oct 24, 2011
Aug 04, 2011
 
Shadowline (Starfishers Trilogy, #1)
3.70
l enjoyed the book, but not as much as his other work. Like the dread empire series, his world spanning series with multiple characters suffer from lo...more
Jan 2010
Mar 20, 2010
 
A Man Rides Through
3.99
It took me serveral tries to get into this book, but once I got over the hump, it really captivated me. I never completely got on board with the weakn...more
not set
Apr 27, 2008
 
Lord Foul's Bane (The Chronicles of Thomas Covenant the Unbeliever, #1)
3.69
A classic story, revered by many. I hated it, read the first book and half the second... several times in fact. The character also seemed like a whiny...more
not set
Apr 27, 2008
 
Vellum (The Book of All Hours, #1)
3.30
I tried really hard, but I just can't bring myself to like... or finish this book. It definetly has flashes of insight and brillance, but the the way...more
Oct 04, 2008
Apr 27, 2008
 
Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town
3.51
Bizzare, which may be good in your book. A mashup of Cory's interests all in one place. I love his short stores and after reading this novel, I may st...more
not set
Apr 23, 2008
 
Hammer's Slammers (Hammer's Slammers, #0)
3.89
How is it that this has not been made into a movie, great military writing with extremly one dimension's character's, its perfect for Hollywood
not set
Apr 26, 2008
 
Starrigger (Skyway, #1)
4.01
I have to say that I was disappointed. It could have and should have been so much more. It started strong and fell off quickly.
not set
Apr 24, 2008
 
Nightfall
3.97
Just read it, or get the Escape Pod podcast version to listen to. Its still blows me away.
not set
Apr 23, 2008
 
Old Tin Sorrows (Garrett Files, #4)
4.09
The Garret files are a guilty pleasure. A wonderful mix of fantasy and detective noir.
not set
Apr 23, 2008
 
Passage at Arms (Starfishers Trilogy, #4)
3.97
It really is Das Boot in space. Entertaining for military SF, but not groundbreaking.
not set
Apr 23, 2008
 
Today We Choose Faces
3.61
I had never heard of this one when I picked it up at at used bookstore and I am really enjoying it.
not set
Apr 24, 2008
 
The Mists of Avalon (Avalon, #1)
4.10
I swore to finish this book in high school. 20 years later, I have not managed it.
not set
Apr 23, 2008
 
In the Shadow of the Warlock Lord (The Sword of Shannara, #1)
3.99
Read it, and then stop. Just say NO to any additonal Shannara tales.
not set
Apr 27, 2008
 
Steel Beach
3.96
This one really bent my head. I really need to read more Varley.
not set
Apr 26, 2008
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