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The Day of the Triffids
3.97
Probably doesn't deserve a five star rating but I loved it. Fans of zombie/post-apocalyptic fiction should enjoy. There was a great BBC mini-series ba...more
not set
Jun 12, 2007
 
The Memory of Earth (Homecoming, #1)
3.53
This was the first Orson Scott Card novel I read and I liked it a lot. If I remember correctly I went through the five books in this saga (Homecoming...more
Jan 1997
Jun 12, 2007
 
Death Comes to Pemberley
3.07
Although it didn't feel like a Jane Austen novel, it was an entertaining sequel to Pride and Prejudice. The voice of the writer was clearly not Jane A...more
Feb 02, 2014
Feb 02, 2014
 
Gone Girl
3.93
After reading the first part, I thought I had figured out the main characters and that they were well written and somewhat interesting but I didn't li...more
Feb 2014
Feb 18, 2014
 
The Night Circus
4.00
My memory of the plot and imagery will fade but I think this book will have a lasting effect on my feelings about the circus.

It was entertaining enou...more
Feb 04, 2014
Feb 04, 2014
 
Great Expectations
3.70
I read this for school. I don't remember much about it except that after I read it I watched the Masterpiece Theatre version on PBS (KERA ALL THE WAY)...more
not set
Jun 12, 2007
 
To Green Angel Tower (Memory, Sorrow, and Thorn, #3)
4.13
If you are going to read one fantasy trilogy, read the Lord of the Rings. If you are going to read two, read Memory, Sorrow, and Thorn.

Also, if you w...more
not set
Jun 12, 2007
 
Selected Stories
4.18
If you are trying to get somebody who hasn't read pkd to become a pkd fan, don't start with this book. There are several great stories in this collect...more
May 2007
Jun 11, 2007
 
Dr. Bloodmoney
3.68
Some interesting characters but not a very interesting plot. The story takes place in the San Francisco Bay area after a nuclear holocaust. It was int...more
Nov 2007
Jun 11, 2007
 
The White Dragon (Pern, #3)
4.14
My favorite of the Pern novels (possibly my first). I don't remember why it was my favorite but it was (and so it still is i guess). Perhaps it was be...more
not set
Jun 12, 2007
 
Across Five Aprils
3.40
I read several historical fiction books around 1998 and this was my favorite. I'm pretty sure I cried while reading this book. Maybe if I read it agai...more
Jan 1998
Jun 12, 2007
 
Sketco, The Raven
4.20
Based on pacific northwest Indian legends. This was one of my favorite books when I went on my "I'm eleven years old and I love fairy tales, legends,...more
Jan 1995
Jun 12, 2007
 
Pastwatch: The Redemption of Christopher Columbus
3.95
This book deals with a machine that can see into the past. If you like that kind of thing you might also read "The Light of Other Days" by Arthur C. C...more
Jan 1999
Jun 12, 2007
 
Fantastic Mr. Fox
3.98
This is my favorite (or should i say favourite) Roald Dahl book. I just looked it up on wikipedia and apparently Wes Anderson is making it into a movi...more
not set
Jun 12, 2007
 
Everything Is Illuminated
3.89
After seeing the movie I find it impossible to think of this book and not get freaked out by the image of Elijah Wood as Kevin in Sin City.
not set
Jun 12, 2007
 
A Fire Upon the Deep (Zones of Thought, #1)
4.12
Everything I have ever read of Vernor Vinge's has been great. This book kind of reminds me of Asimov.
Oct 2006
Jun 12, 2007
 
Confessions of a Crap Artist
3.66
PKD's foray into the world of normal (non sci-fi) fiction.
Jul 2004
Jun 12, 2007
 
Old Yeller (Old Yeller, #1)
4.02
was this the first book that made me cry? perhaps.
not set
Jun 13, 2007
 
Johnny Tremain
3.56
My introduction to the genre of historical fiction.
Jan 1997
Jun 12, 2007
 
Generation X: Tales for an Accelerated Culture
3.72
This was the first Coupland novel I read.
Jan 2001
Jun 11, 2007
 
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter #7)
4.57
Satisfying conclusion to a satisfying series.
Jul 2007
Jun 12, 2007
 
I Am Legend and Other Stories
3.95
i love post-apocalyptic fiction.
Nov 2007
Nov 01, 2007
 
The Phantom Tollbooth
4.21
Also a great animated film.
Jan 1993
Jun 12, 2007
 
The Salmon of Doubt (Dirk Gently, #3)
3.89
I miss Douglas Adams.
Jan 2005
Jun 12, 2007
 
Never Let Me Go
3.78
depressing ending.
Mar 2007
Jun 12, 2007
 
The Road
3.94
None
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Jan 03, 2012
 
Nerilka's Story (Pern, #8)
3.74
None
not set
Jun 12, 2007
 
Marooned in Realtime (Across Realtime, #2)
4.05
None
not set
Sep 13, 2011
 
Snow Crash
3.97
None
not set
Jun 12, 2007
 
Assassin's Quest (Farseer Trilogy, #3)
4.16
None
not set
Mar 10, 2012
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