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The Stepford Wives
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
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
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Apr 25, 2008
Summer of Night
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
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Apr 25, 2008
The Fifth Elephant (Discworld, #24)
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
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
The Invisible Man
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
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
The Jungle Book
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
Team Rodent
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
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Apr 25, 2008
In the Dark
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
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
The Case of Charles Dexter Ward
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 Crown Conspiracy (The Riyria Revelations, #1)
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
Dark Hollow
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
Fish!: A Remarkable Way to Boost Morale and Improve Results
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
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
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 Truth (Discworld, #25)
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
The Traveling Vampire Show
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
Wormwood: A Collection of Short Stories
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
Dracula's Guest
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 Pines
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
Tower Hill
It is rare that I give a horror novel 5 stars, but then again it is rare that a horror novel evokes a sense of disturbed creepiness in me. I won’t say...more
Jul 26, 2008
Jun 23, 2008
Castaways (Leisure Fiction)
I won't say that this is Keene's strongest work... but it certainly is one of the more fun books in his cannon. Take a bunch of stereotypical reality...more
Jan 23, 2009
Jan 24, 2009
So you are a reporter who has already committed career suicide once, now you find yourself working at the local paper in the sleepy little town of Ter...more
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Sep 09, 2008
Wuthering Heights
With this being a classic, I'm not really sure how to rate it. The book was VERY well written... however I did not find it to be an enjoyable read. 90...more
Dec 22, 2008
Dec 17, 2008
The Rising
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
Succulent Prey
Across the internet I've seen this book rated both 1 to 5 stars... people have loved it, people have loathed it, people have called it the next step i...more
Dec 31, 2008
Dec 30, 2008
Dead Sea
Shockingly, I preferred this to it's two predecessors. My only issue with this book is that, it comes across as a third in the series... Frankie is me...more
Jun 27, 2008
Apr 25, 2008
Black Cathedral (Department 18, #1)
This is my first venture into the world of Maynard and Sims, so I don’t know if this is part of a series or not. The little blurb under the title of “...more
Dec 22, 2008
Dec 23, 2008
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