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Firefly Island, an Epic Fantasy
3.34
Well when you have a kindle you find yourself looking for cheap/free books with good reviews. That normally means you end up reading fantasy since the ...more
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Jan 17, 2011
 
Neverwhere
4.16
I read this book right after reading another London urban-fantasy book, Sixty-One Nails. The two are similar in that they are about a regular dude who ...more
Oct 06, 2010
Oct 06, 2010
 
Sixty-One Nails (Courts of the Feyre, #1)
3.82
Ok, so if you saw my review of Neverwhere, you know what I think fantasy books should be: (1) rip-roaring adventures in (2) well-constructed fantasy w ...more
Oct 04, 2010
Oct 06, 2010
 
The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
4.39
Lots of people have read this book, apparently. It is a pretty good take on the old post-apocalyptic world with fascist government meets most dangerou ...more
Oct 03, 2010
Oct 06, 2010
 
Right Ho, Jeeves (Jeeves, #6)
4.31
1. Free on Kindle. Go get it.

2. I first came upon Jeeves and Wooster as a youngster watching PBS. Because I'm a nerd. Yes, I knew that already. It als
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Oct 03, 2010
Oct 06, 2010
 
The Given Day (Coughlin #1)
3.99
This is a book that is a testament to Lehane's ability to tell a story, not his ability to create or write characters.

This book is a fascinating telli
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Nov 21, 2010
Nov 21, 2010
 
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (Millennium, #3)
4.17
at first i was happy with the book. but on reflection it sucked. there was nothing new in this book that we didn't learn in the second. and the ending ...more
Sep 2010
Oct 06, 2010
 
For Whom the Bell Tolls
3.93
this book is awesome. i really like hemingway's short stories and was mixed on 'a farewell to arms', but this is a masterpiece. it is a fascinating st ...more
Sep 2010
Sep 06, 2010
 
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close
3.97
the best contemporary book i have read in a long time. this book has the most interesting protagonist on paper as a neurotic child searching new york ...more
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Sep 06, 2010
 
Uneasy Money
3.99
This book is pure romantic comedy. It features a Wodehousian protagonist: sophisticated, suave, British socialite, etc. This time he's come to America ...more
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Jan 17, 2011
 
Interpreter of Maladies
4.10
This is an amazing collection of short stories. The stories examine all aspects of Indian-American living, with tales about recent immigrants, 1st gen ...more
Dec 24, 2008
Dec 22, 2008
 
Watchmen
4.32
i have never been into the graphic novel scene, but i heard this was worth reading so i picked it up. wow, was i blown away.

this look at an alternati
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Mar 06, 2009
 
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1)
4.07
well written (translated) and a real page turner. the big mystery was obscured by facts unknown and unknowable to the reader but the secondary mystery ...more
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Sep 06, 2010
 
The Girl Who Played with Fire (Millennium, #2)
4.19
better than the first book in the series. the structure of the book was frustratingly good, though the first buildup section lasted a little too long ...more
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Sep 06, 2010
 
A Short History of Nearly Everything
4.17
I loved this book. I'm a huge nerd and love science stuff even though I'm not a scientist. This book caters to my nerdy needs. It is well written, int ...more
Nov 11, 2010
Nov 21, 2010
 
The Big Sleep (Philip Marlowe #1)
4.06
Wow. I saw many of these films when I was younger, but I didn't really remember much about them. The book is awesome. I don't know what I can really a ...more
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Jan 17, 2011
 
You Are Not a Stranger Here
3.92
This collection of short stories is very good. I wouldn't say it is outstanding, though. The common themes are mental illness and homosexuality and th ...more
Jan 17, 2011
Oct 11, 2010
 
Anna Karenina
3.99
not tolstoy's greatest work. i mean, if you love essays about agricultural modernization in 19th century russia, or stuck-up snooty ladies with a flai ...more
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Oct 20, 2008
 
Blood Meridian, or the Evening Redness in the West
4.20
This is my favorite of McCarthy's books. It was his first western, and is gory, savage, and wonderful. The Judge is the best antagonist I've ever read ...more
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Oct 20, 2008
 
Franny and Zooey
3.98
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Oct 20, 2008
 
The Tempest
3.79
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Oct 20, 2008
 
Life of Pi
3.86
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Sep 06, 2010
 
Demons
4.23
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Oct 20, 2008
 
Henry V
3.85
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Oct 20, 2008
 
The Hobbit (Middle-Earth Universe)
4.21
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Sep 07, 2010
 
The Secret Sharer and other stories
3.68
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Oct 20, 2008
 
Lolita
3.86
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Sep 07, 2010
 
The Great Gatsby
3.85
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Sep 07, 2010
 
Hamlet
3.99
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Oct 20, 2008
 
The Tragedie Of Macbeth: Rawshakespeare Folio Edition
3.86
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Oct 20, 2008
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