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The Year of Living Biblically: One Man's Humble Quest to Follow the Bible as Literally as Possible
3.75
I am not even sure how I was turned on to this little book but late this past fall, I added it to my reading list and was fortunate enough to receive ...more
Jan 2008
Jul 07, 2008
 
Evolving in Monkey Town: How a Girl Who Knew All the Answers Learned to Ask the Questions
4.13
Based on a popular blog, this book walks through a twenty-somethings evolution of faith from a fairly fundamentalist background to a more liberal and ...more
Jun 30, 2011
Jun 25, 2011
 
The Grass Crown (Masters of Rome, #2)
4.26
Fascinating continuation of Colleen McCullough's Master's of Rome series. This is the second book in the series of seven and it covers the Civil/Socia ...more
Jul 21, 2008
Jul 07, 2008
 
Night  (The Night Trilogy, #1)
4.27
Tears me up inside

While I have known much of what happened in the Holocaust, as simply facts, this personal account makes it very real. It reminds me
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not set
Jan 17, 2015
 
The Invention of Hugo Cabret
4.22
It felt good to read a hand crafted tale, complete with an expansive set of pencil sketches which move the story along. It felt strange to finish a 50 ...more
Mar 10, 2012
Mar 10, 2012
 
Robopocalypse (Robopocalypse, #1)
3.65
Fantastic book. As a longtime fan of Asimov, this tale intrigues me in the same way as his old robot novels and short stories. If you enjoyed those, y ...more
Aug 15, 2011
Aug 05, 2011
 
The Unfinished Game: Pascal, Fermat, and the Seventeenth-Century Letter that Made the World Modern
3.60
This was fantastic!!! I greatly enjoyed the historical perspective to the mathematics. I'll be recommending this book to ALL my students.
Apr 06, 2010
Mar 31, 2010
 
Gates of Fire: An Epic Novel of the Battle of Thermopylae
4.38
Read this long before the movie 300 came out and it gives so much more dimension and depth to the events leading up to this amazing battle. However, I ...more
Jan 2005
Jul 07, 2008
 
Dune (Dune Chronicles, #1)
4.15
I really enjoyed this book and can see why so many people list it among the greatest science fiction novels of all time. There is a great richness to ...more
Aug 03, 2008
Jul 20, 2008
 
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1)
4.07
Suspenseful thriller. I had a hard time putting it down. I'll be interested to see where the next two books take this story. Lisbeth Salander is a pro ...more
Dec 28, 2010
Dec 28, 2010
 
When Science Meets Religion: Enemies, Strangers, or Partners?
3.56
Barbour presents a number of issues by looking at four possible positions on the relationship between faith and science: conflict, independence, dialo ...more
Jan 2007
Jul 07, 2008
 
The Language of God: A Scientist Presents Evidence for Belief
3.79
Among my favorite reads of all time. Not a whole lot of new (much borrowed from C.S. Lewis) but presented from the perspective of someone very familia ...more
Jan 2007
Jul 07, 2008
 
The First Man in Rome (Masters of Rome, #1)
4.06
Very good read. I really enjoy the detail that Colleen McCullough adds to the history of the Romans. I'm sure to read the full series (eventually)
May 20, 2008
Jul 07, 2008
 
The Five People You Meet in Heaven
3.88
Way off, theologically. Nevertheless, it was a thoughtful book reminding me of the importance of each personal encounter I have. Make the most of it.
Jan 2006
Jul 07, 2008
 
Dune Messiah (Dune Chronicles, #2)
3.84
Not nearly as good as the first. But I'm still committed to finishing the first three Dune novels. We'll see if I keep going.
Aug 08, 2008
Aug 10, 2008
 
A Fire Upon the Deep (Zones of Thought, #1)
4.13
Good sci-fi author! One of my favorites.
Jan 2007
Jul 07, 2008
 
SuperFreakonomics: Global Cooling, Patriotic Prostitutes And Why Suicide Bombers Should Buy Life Insurance
3.91
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Jun 09, 2011
Jun 04, 2011
 
Life's Greatest Lessons: 20 Things That Matter
4.21
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Mar 2008
Jul 07, 2008
 
A New Kind of Science
3.53
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Jul 07, 2008
 
Good Days and Mad: A Hysterical Tour Behind the Scenes at Mad Magazine
3.86
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Jul 07, 2008
 
On Intelligence
4.11
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Jan 2007
Jul 07, 2008
 
Night (The Night Trilogy, #1)
4.27
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Jan 17, 2015
Jan 13, 2015
 
Infosense: Turning Information Into Knowledge
3.60
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not set
Jul 07, 2008
 
Streams of Living Water: Celebrating the Great Traditions of Christian Faith
4.13
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Jan 2006
Jul 07, 2008
 
No Holds Barred: Wrestling with God in Prayer
3.77
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Jan 2005
Jul 07, 2008
 
Biology Through the Eyes of Faith: Christian College Coalition Series
3.03
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Jul 07, 2008
 
Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game
4.22
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not set
Jun 24, 2015
 
The Faith Equation: One Mathematician's Journey in Christianity
3.60
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not set
Jul 07, 2008
 
Handbook of Writing for the Mathematical Sciences
4.38
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Jan 2005
Jul 07, 2008
 
Tides of War
3.84
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not set
Jul 07, 2008
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