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Batman: The Black Glove
I understand the desire of some comic book readers to skip the monthlies and move to these sort of collected trades so that they can have a larger chu ...more
Nov 25, 2009
Nov 24, 2009
M Is for Magic
In the introduction to this short story collection, Gaiman writes that the good thing about short stories is that if you don't like the one you are re ...more
May 19, 2009
May 21, 2009
The Red Pyramid (Kane Chronicles, #1)
I have read the first 15 chapters of "The Red Pyramid". This was sort of a "have to" assignment. In order to help my teaching partner, I agreed to sha ...more
not set
May 02, 2010
Separation of Power (Mitch Rapp, #5)
My second Mitch Rapp adventure. I had been given a heads up that this one might be tough to get through. I gave it 140 pages before I gave up.

In the f
Dec 22, 2009
Nov 24, 2009
The Villa Of Mysteries (Nic Costa, #2)
Now here is the opposite of what Archer Mayor inaccessible series. I am not sure if it was the fact that there were so many assumptions that ...more
May 09, 2009
May 10, 2009
How to Be Good
I like me the British humor and love the movie version of "About a Boy" but I gave this one a whirl today and just couldn't continue.

Unhappy British w
Sep 24, 2009
Sep 24, 2009
Into the Dark (Echo Falls, #3)
Another DCF but I couldn't get into this one. Apparently the third book in a series and it realy felt I needed to have read the first two. And chunks ...more
Nov 18, 2009
Nov 21, 2009
Who Could That Be at This Hour? (All The Wrong Questions, #1)
I really wanted to like this....The Series of Unfortunate Events hit me at the right time but dipped in quality as the series progressed....I might tr ...more
Mar 24, 2014
Mar 24, 2014
The Alchemyst (The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel, #1)
Reading this for a book discussion and didn't finish it but I might have abandoned it earlier if not for the book discussion. Not really a page turner ...more
Jul 26, 2010
Jul 26, 2010
The Calder Game (Chasing Vermeer, #3)
Each year I seem to have to give up on one DCF...I think this is that book. Plodding and characters I could care less about.
Dec 13, 2009
Dec 14, 2009
Dad Is Fat
Meh. I SO much wanted to like this. It just didn't click with me. I just can't finish it.
Dec 10, 2013
Dec 10, 2013
The Book of Lost Things
Just took too long to get anywhere. A cool concept but the execution left something to be desired.
Sep 19, 2009
Sep 08, 2009
Shadow of Power (Paul Madriani, #9)
Bought it used for a buck for the beach but just couldn't get into it....
not set
Jul 05, 2011
The Leanin' Dog
I was reading this to my class before the librarian asked for it back. We made it half way and I liked what I read. I'll finish it over the summer.
Apr 23, 2010
Feb 02, 2010
The Killing Kind (Charlie Parker, #3)
Too over the top at the on-set....trying too hard to be more than I needed it to be (cheap beach read)
not set
Jul 05, 2011
Naked Heat (Nikki Heat, #2)
Hard to get into this when the real show is back on...
not set
Jul 04, 2011
The Flint Heart
Nov 22, 2012
Oct 03, 2012
The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane
Dec 25, 2009
Sep 20, 2009
De alchemist (De geheimen van de onsterfelijke Nicolas Flamel, #1)
Jul 26, 2010
Jul 05, 2010
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