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Eden at the Edge of Midnight (The Vara Volumes, #1)
3.99
Usually when I receive a book for review through Goodreads, there is a certain level of amateurishness (totally a word now) to the writing. While I'm ...more
Feb 12, 2013
Jan 06, 2013
 
Now Wait for Last Year
3.88
**spoiler alert** I have mixed feelings about this story. I enjoyed reading it, and god knows I love me some Philip K Dick, but I feel like it was rea ...more
Oct 09, 2010
Sep 29, 2010
 
The Park Service (Park Service Trilogy, #1)
3.75
**spoiler alert** The Park Service centres around Aubrey van Houten, a 15 year old living in a subterranean society called Holocene II. Civilisation w ...more
Dec 23, 2013
Jan 26, 2013
 
Cinder (The Lunar Chronicles, #1)
4.13
**spoiler alert** If I had to sum this up in a sentence, it'd be "Cinderella story in futuristic Beijing with robots" - which is a string of words I n ...more
Jul 08, 2015
Jul 06, 2015
 
Isle of Man (Park Service Trilogy, #2)
4.09
**spoiler alert** In the wake of Mrs Radcliffe's destruction, Aubrey tries to shut down the Park Service drones. He finds he needs an encryption key t ...more
Jan 16, 2014
Dec 23, 2013
 
State of Nature (Park Service Trilogy, #3)
4.08
**spoiler alert** In the final installment of the Park Service trilogy we learn that not only is Hannah a crazy bitch, she's also secretly a 30 year o ...more
Jan 29, 2014
Jan 16, 2014
 
The Host (The Host, #1)
3.84
**spoiler alert** I'm embarrassed to admit how much I enjoyed this book. Though there were some characters and scenes in the Twilight saga that I did ...more
Mar 27, 2013
Mar 24, 2013
 
The Collected Stories of Philip K. Dick, Volume 4: Minority Report
4.17
You don't need to know a whole bunch (or anything at all) about the amazing worlds that Phillip K Dick has created in his mind, and as long as you can ...more
Dec 04, 2008
Dec 04, 2008
 
BIOMEGA バイオメガ 1 (Biomega Vol. 1)
3.85
I won't pretend I'm any sort of manga expert because I'm not, so I'm just going to offer my very amateur opinions on the storyline and the artwork.

Pl
...more
Feb 25, 2011
Feb 27, 2011
 
Biomega, Bd. 2
3.87
I'm no manga expert so this review is just going to be my n00b thoughts on the storyline and artwork.

****Spoilers for plot****

Plot: Motorbike dude (a
...more
Feb 27, 2011
Feb 27, 2011
 
The Walking Dead, Vol. 01: Days Gone Bye
4.30
**spoiler alert** I'm no expert when it comes to graphic novels or comic books, so I'm just going to offer my basic opinions on the artwork, storyline ...more
Mar 03, 2011
Mar 03, 2011
 
The Walking Dead, Book One (The Walking Dead #1-12)
4.35
**spoiler alert** I've previously reviewed Isses 1-12 as trade paperbacks The Walking Dead, Vol. 1: Days Gone Bye and The Walking Dead, Vol. 2: Miles ...more
Mar 19, 2012
Mar 25, 2012
 
Breathe (Breathe, #1)
3.68
**spoiler alert** Wow, I haven't been made to feel this physically uncomfortable reading a book since World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War! ...more
Jan 09, 2013
Jan 08, 2013
 
Burn (Pure, #3)
3.63
**spoiler alert** FFFFFFFFUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUU I AM SO INTENSELY UNHAPPY WITH HOW THIS BOOK ENDED

I was really liking Burn - which was a pleasan
...more
Jul 04, 2015
Jul 04, 2015
 
The Walking Dead, Vol. 02: Miles Behind Us
4.26
**spoiler alert** As I did with the first trade paperback, I'll start by recapping each issue and then offer my actual thoughts on the novel as a whol ...more
Mar 19, 2012
Mar 17, 2012
 
Priest: Purgatory (Vol. 1)
3.64
**spoiler alert** In Priest: Purgatory the world is overrun with vampires. They've evolved over the centuries from deformed humans to something akin t ...more
May 17, 2011
May 14, 2011
 
The Death Cure (Maze Runner, #3)
3.79
**spoiler alert** This book seemed less intense than the previous two, it lacked the thrill of its predecessors and didn't have me on the edge of my s ...more
Apr 24, 2012
Apr 23, 2012
 
Sever (The Chemical Garden, #3)
3.81
**spoiler alert** I hate this series. I really fucking hate this series. If you want to witness my rage at the Wither and Fever novels, check out the ...more
Mar 09, 2014
Mar 07, 2014
 
Midnight Nation
4.08
**spoiler alert** This book was really thought provoking, albeit confusing.

It was very different from what I thought it would be. It seemed to mesh t
...more
Nov 10, 2011
Nov 08, 2011
 
The Scorch Trials (Maze Runner, #2)
3.96
**spoiler alert** Good freaking lord I love this series. I went straight onto the Scorch Trials without writing a review for the Maze Runner first, be ...more
Apr 23, 2012
Apr 19, 2012
 
The Lathe of Heaven
4.09
If I had to describe this book in a word, it would be 'understated'. It explores utopia and dystopia, supernatural abilities in humans, aliens, and al ...more
Nov 06, 2009
Nov 01, 2009
 
The Walking Dead, Vol. 03: Safety Behind Bars
4.33
**spoiler alert** I'll start by recapping each issue and offering my thoughts:

Issue 13: The crew clear out the prison of roamers, and when they go to
...more
Mar 19, 2012
Mar 19, 2012
 
Under the Dome
3.89
**spoiler alert** I've been completely sucked in by the show and was dying to see how the story ends, so I picked up Under the Dome and desperately tr ...more
Sep 23, 2013
Sep 19, 2013
 
Dr. Bloodmoney
3.68
**spoiler alert** I loved the post-apocalyptic/dystoptian storyline in this book, but the jumpy chronology and lack of explanation left a bit to be de ...more
Sep 26, 2010
Sep 14, 2010
 
Dick: Five Novels of the 1960s and 70s
4.33
FYI: I didn't read Martian Time Slip or A Scanner Darkly as part of this anthology. I've read MTS before and intend to re-read it soon as my review wa ...more
Oct 26, 2010
Sep 14, 2010
 
Frozen (Taken, #2)
3.98
I've rated this 4 stars - not because it was the best book I've ever read - but because it's decent dystopian YA fluff that I had no major complaints ...more
Jul 04, 2015
Sep 28, 2013
 
Pure (Pure, #1)
3.75
Pure is genuinely the most unique, interesting young adult dystopian novels I’ve read since Neal Shusterman’s Unwind series. It’s set in a post-apocal ...more
Jun 23, 2014
Apr 06, 2013
 
Enclave (Razorland, #1)
3.92
**spoiler alert** This book really surprised me! I was expecting something similar to The Park Service trilogy, where Deuce would learn that the elder ...more
Mar 10, 2014
Aug 23, 2010
 
Galaxy of Heroes
3.31
**spoiler alert** Galaxy of Heroes is somewhat reminiscent of the best bits of Firefly/Serenity and the Star Wars movies, but still manages to be an o ...more
Jul 28, 2010
May 26, 2010
 
Outpost (Razorland, #2)
4.12
**spoiler alert** Jesus effing Christ, Deuce is annoying in this novel. She was okay in Enclave, but in Outpost she’s crawled so far up her arse that ...more
Mar 19, 2014
Mar 11, 2014
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