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The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
Brilliantly suspenseful, though of course not nearly as violent or as satiric as, say, Battle Royale. The characters are vivid, sympathetic, and for t ...more
Nov 17, 2011
Nov 07, 2008
Ashfall (Ashfall, #1)
A phenomenal Young Adult novel that treads the long-lost genre of Books for Boys and emerges from that wasteland to create an adventure that should li ...more
Jul 10, 2011
Jun 28, 2011
What It Takes: The Way to the White House
A magnificent, mammoth book of the 1988 presidential election that is as exhausting as it feels exhaustive. Following two of the race's Republicans (B ...more
Nov 22, 2011
May 03, 2011
The Wise Man's Fear (The Kingkiller Chronicle, #2)
Building on a theme only basically introduced in The Name of the Wind, Wise Man's Fear is a full-blown exploration of the creation of myths and of sto ...more
Mar 23, 2011
Oct 03, 2009
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