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The Stepford Wives
3.65
I can handle watching or reading just about any level of horror... so what was it about this tiny little novella that I read in an hour that truly chi ...more
Oct 09, 2008
Oct 09, 2008
 
The Hollow Chocolate Bunnies of the Apocalypse
3.73
The key thing that I have taken away from reading this book is that Titles cannot be trusted. Certainly the title of this book is brilliant; I even lo ...more
not set
Apr 25, 2008
 
The Jungle Book
3.96
No this is not your Disney movie - Kipling wrote a fantastic series of short stories, only a few of which include Mowgli. Baloo is not a lazy idiot, K ...more
May 31, 2009
May 31, 2009
 
The Fifth Elephant (Discworld, #24; City Watch #5)
4.19
I know that many have stated that there had been a decline in his writing as time goes on… I personally would have to disagree. There is a change in h ...more
Jun 18, 2008
Apr 25, 2008
 
Summer of Night
3.98
I know many will call it blasphemy, but this book put Simmons ahead of King in my mental list of great horror authors. "Summer of Night" is closest in ...more
not set
Apr 25, 2008
 
The Invisible Man
3.58
I love Wells, why I was never made to read anything by him in high school I will never know. The Invisible Man follows the story of an un-named man wh ...more
Aug 14, 2008
Aug 11, 2008
 
The Girl Next Door
3.96
Rating this book is one of the most difficult ratings I've done. On one hand, this is an extremely well written book. The characters feel real, you ca ...more
Jan 2008
Apr 25, 2008
 
Choke
3.67
If you pick this book up, don't even bother looking at the back cover, what is written there cannot even begin to tell you what you are about to read. ...more
Aug 28, 2008
Jun 04, 2008
 
Team Rodent
3.65
Before you spend $9 on this book you need to know that it's less than 100 pages. This is not so much a book but a critical essay. Many Disney lovers h ...more
not set
Apr 25, 2008
 
In the Dark
3.84
So you’re a loner type who has let your figure go a bit flabby while you work at the local library. Suddenly one day you find an envelope with your na ...more
Aug 07, 2008
Apr 25, 2008
 
City of the Dead
3.85
Before we begin - This is the Sequel to "The Rising" and should be read in that order. If you have yet to read "The Rising" stop reading now because w ...more
Mar 2008
Apr 25, 2008
 
Carpe Jugulum (Discworld, #23)
4.07
The reviews here are quite varied on this book, they are all obviously written by Pratchett fans however one of the problems with being a Pratchett fa ...more
May 15, 2008
May 16, 2008
 
Dark Hollow
3.83
Keene is quickly working his way into my heart as a favorite author, and “Dark Hollow” may have clinched it. If you had told me two days ago that I wo ...more
Jul 16, 2008
Apr 25, 2008
 
The Case of Charles Dexter Ward
4.22
Lovecraft is a special writer, capable of twisting the mind of the reader in ways that all of the visual horror we are forever shown in this day and a ...more
Feb 18, 2009
Feb 18, 2009
 
The Backwoods
3.58
Short Summary: A forty something red headed, large breasted, and eternally horny female lawyer returns to her hometown to attend the funeral of her si ...more
Jul 22, 2008
Jul 15, 2008
 
Journey To The Center Of The Earth
3.81
It had been many years since I had read a Jules Verne novel, and to be honest, I couldn't recall his skill as a writer at all. When I dug this book of ...more
not set
Apr 25, 2008
 
The Crown Conspiracy (The Riyria Revelations, #1)
4.08
The Crown Conspiracy – Michael J Sullivan
I will admit, that over the last few years I have grown away from the fantasy genre, so this book sat in my “
...more
Nov 09, 2008
Nov 04, 2008
 
Double Whammy
3.90
This is officially the Hiaasen book that has proved his genius to me. Never in my wildest imagination would I have guessed that I would not only read ...more
May 19, 2008
May 16, 2008
 
Fish!: A Remarkable Way to Boost Morale and Improve Results
3.88
My boss gave me this book to read and tell her what I thought. My review here will be essentially what I told her.

The FISH concept is exactly that, a
...more
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Apr 25, 2008
 
Basket Case
3.79
Other than "Team Rodent" I had never read a Hiaasen novel until this one. I had always heard good things and had listened to him compared to many of m ...more
Apr 15, 2008
Apr 25, 2008
 
The Reach
3.62
Many have likened this novel to King’s “Firestarter” and it is very easy to see why. We have a little girl, with unimaginable power, an evil instituti ...more
Dec 18, 2008
Dec 19, 2008
 
The Rising
3.76
This was the First Brian Keene book that I picked up, and to be honest... I wasn't expecting much. I enjoy a good Zombie film as much as the next pers ...more
Jan 2008
Apr 25, 2008
 
A Dirty Job (Grim Reaper, #1)
4.09
What are the guys that aren’t Alpha Males? Why they are Beta Males of course! Charlie Asher is the quintessential Beta Male… amazed and terrified by w ...more
Jul 04, 2008
May 23, 2008
 
The Time Machine
3.83
I am sure that you have seen the movies that have been made from this book, there are quite a few and most of them are very entertaining. Unfortunatel ...more
Jul 16, 2008
Apr 25, 2008
 
Dracula's Guest
3.78
I had never heard of this book before, but when I ran across it and saw who the author was, I snatched it up and started reading. What we have here is ...more
Sep 15, 2008
Sep 10, 2008
 
The Traveling Vampire Show
3.84
I didn't have high hopes for this book after having read the Beasthouse Series, which although not bad, was fairly bland for my tastes. I was pleasant ...more
Jan 2008
Apr 25, 2008
 
The Truth (Discworld, #25)
4.21
Reviewing Pratchett is always hard, I absolutely adore most of his books, and his literary cannon is huge. I have been reading all of the Discworld bo ...more
Aug 18, 2008
Apr 25, 2008
 
Wormwood: A Collection of Short Stories
3.86
Every once in a while you stumble across an artist who is in the wrong time… Poppy is one of those authors, and artist who seems as if she was born to ...more
Jul 2008
Jun 30, 2008
 
The Hollow Man
3.42
Let me begin by saying that for the most part, I LOVE Dan Simmons. I was very excited when this book arrived and dug right in. That's when my disappoi ...more
not set
Apr 25, 2008
 
The Pines
3.46
I am not all that familiar with the Jersey Devil legend... other legends have always taken the forefront in my research and reading. But I am aware of ...more
Oct 31, 2008
Oct 31, 2008
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