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Rivers of Fire (Atherton, #2)
4.01
it was ok
The first book (Atherton: House of Power) was pretty good. Don't get me wrong, I really don't like Patrick Carman's writing AT ALL but A: HoP kept me ...more
Jul 2008
Jun 20, 2008
 
The Dark Planet (Atherton, #3)
4.13
it was ok
Seriously, how does crap like this get published? This was mostly boring with some spurts of interestingness. This time Edgar is crawling along the BO ...more
Jul 2009
Jul 16, 2009
 
My Name is Not Easy
3.64
it was amazing
For serious, this is one amazing and beautifully written book. It had passages that made me all verklempt-like, not only because they were freaking de ...more
Jul 05, 2012
Jun 05, 2012
 
Bob's Booger
3.85
liked it
Nyuk nyuk nyuk! This is the kinda book I would read for storytime along with The Story of the Little Mole Who Went in Search of Whodunnit (best book e ...more
not set
Mar 17, 2013
 
The Knife of Never Letting Go (Chaos Walking, #1)
3.96
liked it
**spoiler alert** Todd lives with his two dads and adorably pesky dog Manchee in New World. After Todd was born, a freak biological warfare virus-y th ...more
Aug 2008
Jul 07, 2008
 
Donovan and the Big Hole: A Texas Adventure
1.00
did not like it
For reals, this book stunk, BIG TIME! And it's sad too because how many books have a special needs protagonist? None? Two? I'm not sure, but regardles ...more
Jan 2010
Feb 21, 2010
 
Random
3.61
really liked it
I loved this book! It's a nice blend of rambling, stream-of-conscious fun with occasional mini-lecture interludes on stuff like Greek philosophy and p ...more
Apr 2011
Apr 08, 2011
 
Freak the Mighty (Freak The Mighty #1)
3.98
really liked it
I really dug this book aside from the hokey and unnecessary actiony bit at the end. I tend to like books about creating a family of choice (as opposed ...more
Aug 2012
Sep 10, 2012
 
Whirligig
3.37
it was amazing
After reading Random (by Lesley Choyce) I had the sudden urge to re-read this book. Luckily, most of Paul Fleischman's stuff is short and moves quickl ...more
Apr 2011
Apr 08, 2011
 
The Fall
3.00
liked it
I always enjoy reading books aimed at reluctant readers. They make feel so accomplished and smart. The Fall was no exception. It moved along quickly, ...more
Jan 09, 2013
Jan 09, 2013
 
The Good Thief
3.56
it was ok
Hannah Tinti's writing is pretty durn nifty and the story is littered with interesting characters (a narcoleptic assassin, a chimney-crawling dwarf) b ...more
not set
Oct 18, 2008
 
Soul Enchilada
3.31
None
not set
Jul 16, 2009
 
Blood's a Rover (Underworld USA, #3)
3.90
None
not set
Jul 16, 2009
 
Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
4.30
None
not set
Jul 16, 2009
 
Harry Houdini: Death-Defying Showman
3.77
None
not set
Jul 16, 2009
 
The True Adventures of Charley Darwin
3.48
it was ok
None
not set
Jan 20, 2009
 
Something Wicked (Horatio Wilkes Mysteries, #2)
4.00
liked it
None
Jun 15, 2008
Jun 20, 2008
 
Slam
3.27
it was amazing
None
Apr 14, 2008
Apr 11, 2008
 
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
4.11
really liked it
None
Mar 28, 2008
Mar 26, 2008
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