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Against All Enemies (Max Moore, #1)
3.92
This is not your father's Tom Clancy novel. But it is.

It's not, in that we have brand-new characters here for the most part and they're dealing with...more
Jan 2012
Feb 22, 2012
 
A History of the World in Six Glasses
3.71
I seem to be in a phase where I like books that show me the hidden life of the everyday things all around us, especially food and drink. A few years a...more
Sep 08, 2013
Sep 08, 2013
 
Kill Shot (Mitch Rapp, #2)
4.26
It's very difficult to write a good prequel (cf. the Phantom Menace) and especially a good espionage thriller prequel (cf. Tom Clancy's Red Rabbit), s...more
Mar 05, 2012
Mar 05, 2012
 
The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
4.41
I started the book Friday night and finished it Sunday afternoon and I wasn't reading it on a constant basis. This is not a complex book. It is not un...more
Apr 2012
Apr 01, 2012
 
Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3)
4.03
**spoiler alert** Warning: Spoilers below.

I'm going to let this review stand for the whole series, and especially for this book and Catching Fire. Ove...more
Apr 13, 2012
Apr 14, 2012
 
Talion: Revenant
4.21
If you've read any Star Wars novels, then you recognize the name of Michael Stackpole, one of the best of the stable of those authors. But that's not...more
Jun 07, 2011
Jun 07, 2011
 
Gentlemen of the Road
3.40
This swords-and-horses tale is set in the Middle Ages in the region between the Black Sea and the Caspian sea known as the Kingdom of Khazaria, a myst...more
Mar 22, 2014
Mar 22, 2014
 
Praying in Rome: Reflections on the Conclave and Electing Pope Francis
4.21
You'll never know exactly what goes on inside a papal conclave because the cardinals take a solemn oath of secrecy, but this is the closest you'll get...more
not set
Sep 10, 2013
 
The Search For God And Guinness: A Biography Of The Beer That Changed The World
3.71
More than a book about beer, it's a book about a very successful family who took their obligations to God, society, and their fellow man seriously. Lo...more
May 30, 2013
Jun 01, 2013
 
Culture of Corruption: Obama and His Team of Tax Cheats, Crooks, and Cronies
3.88
Any one of the facts (and these are all footnoted facts) is not damning. And few, if any, are outright illegal. And most do not directly involve the O...more
Dec 26, 2009
Jan 01, 2010
 
It's Better to Build Boys Than Mend Men
4.00
Simple homespun wisdom from a devout Christian man who has raised not only his own kids, but has founded numerous foster homes and personally involved...more
Dec 29, 2009
Jan 01, 2010
 
The Tears of the Sun (Emberverse, #8)
3.76
The whole book had the whole "second book of a trilogy" feeling to it, where everything is being set up for resolution in another book. The previous t...more
Jan 02, 2012
Sep 08, 2011
 
Locked On (Jack Ryan Jr., #3)
3.94
It's the next generation of Clancy characters. After a brief deviation from his regular set of characters in his last book, Clancy returns to Jack Rya...more
Mar 2012
Mar 05, 2012
 
Fearless (The Lost Fleet, #2)
3.96
Like Aubrey-Maturin in space. I like it. I also like that author is building in a wider mythology so that the series doesn't end if/when the lost flee...more
Apr 18, 2011
Apr 09, 2011
 
Extreme Measures (Mitch Rapp, #11)
4.32
Back to form, Flynn sticks to the formula that makes the books great, but adds some new characters to add contrast to the "lone wolf" Mitch Rapp.
May 23, 2010
May 24, 2010
 
Protect and Defend (Mitch Rapp, #10)
4.29
Not the best Mitch Rapp novel. It's hard to put my finger on why. I think maybe it was missing the layers and levels I'd grown used to.
May 16, 2010
May 16, 2010
 
Between the Savior and the Sea
4.33
It's not what happened, but it's what *could* have happened. The book accomplishes all that a piece of Christian fiction could hope for, which is to d...more
Apr 18, 2011
Mar 21, 2011
 
The High King of Montival (Emberverse, #7)
3.89
A cracking good read. The good is that there will be another Changeverse novel. The bad? I want to know how it ends! And yet I want more. Isn't that t...more
not set
Sep 28, 2010
 
Take Control of Your Paperless Office
3.53
A good guide to going paperless. I've already been scanning as much as possible using a document scanner and various software tools for more than a ye...more
Mar 21, 2011
Dec 31, 2010
 
The Disciple (Tommy Carmellini, #4)
3.89
A classic Coonts military/spy thriller that's a little too close to being ripped from the headlines. The threat if a nuclear Iran scares me even more...more
not set
Aug 30, 2010
 
The Church and New Media: Blogging Converts, Internet Activists, and Bishops Who Tweet
4.12
None
Jan 07, 2012
Sep 08, 2011
 
Rebirth (Edge of Victory, #2) (Star Wars: The New Jedi Order, #8)
3.62
None
not set
Jun 25, 2014
 
Star Trek Star Charts: The Complete Atlas of Star Trek
4.22
None
not set
Jun 25, 2014
 
Lobscouse and Spotted Dog: Which It's a Gastronomic Companion to the Aubrey/Maturin Novels
3.89
None
not set
Jun 25, 2014
 
Harbors and High Seas: An Atlas and Geographical Guide to the Complete Aubrey-Maturin Novels of Patrick O'Brian
3.95
None
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Jun 25, 2014
 
Sir Stalwart (King's Daggers, #1)
3.67
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not set
Jun 25, 2014
 
The Associated Press Stylebook: and Briefing on Media Law, Fully Revised and Updated [2004]
4.20
None
not set
Jun 25, 2014
 
The Dragon, the Earl and the Troll
3.71
None
not set
Jun 25, 2014
 
I'm Just Here for More Food: Food x Mixing + Heat = Baking
4.27
None
not set
Jun 25, 2014
 
I'm Just Here for the Food: Kitchen User's Manual
4.19
None
not set
Jun 25, 2014
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