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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (Tom Sawyer & Huckleberry Finn, #1)
3.87
I truly feel that if Tom Sawyer were ever a real person, there is not one single method of torture that he could endure that would satisfy how much I ...more
not set
Apr 13, 2009
 
B^F: The Novelization Of The Feature Film
4.48
I read almost the whole thing online on Ryan North's tumblr, but I bought this because I wanted to read all of it, and I <3 Ryan North and I will h ...more
not set
Oct 23, 2012
 
World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War
4.00
To call it a War is not really fair. A war implies that there was once a choice to end the conflict peacefully. But during the Zombie War, there was n ...more
Oct 22, 2012
Aug 08, 2012
 
The Cipher
3.44
I love horror and I love psychological horror even more, and when the two collide, the results can be brilliant or they can be tedious and plodding. T ...more
Jan 18, 2013
Oct 31, 2012
 
Reaper Man (Discworld, #11; Death, #2)
4.25
What if Death took a vacation? Well, that was Pratchett's last book in his "Death" series, Mort, but Reaper Man picks up the story of Death when the k ...more
Jan 10, 2012
Jan 10, 2012
 
Without Reservations (With or Without #1)
4.00
The biggest trend in gay m/m romance is, apparently, werewolves. And why not? Vampires are big with the hetero crowd now, why not make all werewolves ...more
not set
Apr 29, 2009
 
Mythology
3.40
*IF* you can find a copy of this book, this is the best quick-reference compact source for mythology out there. Bulfinch just doesn't give enough deta ...more
not set
Jun 11, 2009
 
If a Pirate I Must Be...
3.85
Pirates have been a recent guilty pleasure of mine, having been lured--quite reluctantly at first, I might add--by my other love, video games. I didn' ...more
Apr 03, 2015
Apr 04, 2015
 
Hot Steamy Glasses
3.30
I picked this title up because I liked the idea of a "nerd" (being one, myself) getting the cute guy in the end. Following a rather ho-hum and classic ...more
not set
Apr 13, 2009
 
Green Lantern, Vol. 9: Blackest Night
4.10
Feel free to sing along if you know the words:

In brightest day, in blackest night,
No evil shall escape my sight
Let those who worship evil's might,
Bewa
...more
Nov 2011
Nov 01, 2011
 
Dune Messiah (Dune Chronicles, #2)
3.83
Well, it's not the plot-driven epic that Dune is, but I actually liked Dune Messiah better...or at least the way it's written. It's wonderful how Herb ...more
Feb 16, 2014
Jul 31, 2013
 
The Historian
3.74
This book contains many things in it from my favorite genres: horror, suspense, history, mystery, and, of course, vampires. The descriptions of each p ...more
Apr 21, 2009
Apr 13, 2009
 
Alan Wake
3.77
Terrible. I loved the game so much, but so much of the time on my first play-through I was terrified of being overrun by any of the Taken at any momen ...more
Mar 25, 2014
Oct 23, 2012
 
This Book Is Full of Spiders: Seriously, Dude, Don't Touch It (John Dies at the End, #2)
4.26
The long-awaited sequel to John Dies at the End has finally hit the stores with one of the greatest book titles I’ve ever heard: This Book Is Full of ...more
Oct 14, 2012
Oct 08, 2012
 
Nocturne (Nocturne #1)
3.90
Most people on my list are not going to be the target interest group for this book. This is a male romance novel written by a man, and those of you "n ...more
May 15, 2009
May 26, 2009
 
House of Leaves
4.14
House of Leaves is not the best book I've ever read, nor is it my favorite book, but I can't say it didn't change me in some way. It took me some time ...more
not set
Feb 17, 2014
 
Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!: Adventures of a Curious Character
4.28
I had a hard time finishing this. I enjoyed the beginning where Feynman talks about his childhood and how he got interested in science; where he descr ...more
not set
May 11, 2010
 
The Lily and the Rose
3.77
I've been following Dany & Dany since their fanart days for years, and now I'm pleased to own their first title published just for the US.

"The Lil
...more
not set
Apr 13, 2009
 
Watchmen
4.32
I finished this the same day I saw the movie, and I enjoyed both well enough. I just think it's been over-hyped for too long. I liked most of the grap ...more
Mar 2009
Apr 13, 2009
 
Assassin's Creed® IV Black Flag: Blackbeard: The Lost Journal
4.08
It's really hard to say that I'm on a particular page of this book, because while it does tell a cohesive story from cover to cover, it is so easy to ...more
Feb 04, 2015
Mar 25, 2014
 
The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #1)
4.19
Understanding, of course, this book is primarily for young adult readers, I picked it up because Greek mythology is somewhat a past time for me. Maybe ...more
Jul 25, 2009
May 26, 2009
 
Zero at the Bone (Zero at the Bone, #1)
4.19
Yes, it's male/male romance, and yes it's almost 100% fluff, but I liked the characters a lot and I felt their reactions to events around them were mo ...more
Aug 2011
Nov 01, 2011
 
Splinter of the Mind's Eye (Star Wars)
3.21
Should be called "Sphincter of the Mind's Eye" this is the worst of the worst Star Wars novels. It was written so long ago (between the making of Empi ...more
not set
Apr 18, 2009
 
Ancient Rome on Five Denarii a Day
3.93
An entertaining and informative take on the ancient culture of Rome. Also a great, handy source for quick reference for historical fiction writing or ...more
not set
Apr 19, 2009
 
Green Lantern Corps, Vol. 6: Blackest Night
4.13
This Blackest Night book details the Green Lantern corps for everyone EXCEPT Hal Jordan. (I think he's in there in some places). I read this one first ...more
not set
Nov 01, 2011
 
Sourcery (Discworld, #5; Rincewind #3)
3.84
So far, not my favorite of Pratchett's Discworld series, but entertaining, likable and fun nonetheless. The beginning didn't grab me as much as Mort ( ...more
May 23, 2009
Apr 13, 2009
 
John Dies at the End (John Dies at the End, #1)
3.93
WARNING: THIS BOOK IS NOT A CURE FOR INSOMNIA.

John Dies at the End is an excellent humor book with horror. Or maybe it's a horror book with humor, bu
...more
not set
May 15, 2009
 
The Metamorphosis
3.75
As a piece to illustrate Kafka's philosophy, it's very interesting. As a story, it falls somewhat short.
not set
Apr 19, 2009
 
Blackest Night
4.13
Brilliant. Brilliant. This is the sort of story that gives comic books value, that you can point to a non-fan and say, "yes, but have you read THIS?" ...more
not set
Nov 01, 2011
 
Hogfather (Discworld, #20; Death, #4)
4.18
Hmm, I might be in the minority of folks who actually preferred the BBC miniseries. The performances were fantastic from all, and while it didn't cove ...more
not set
Mar 25, 2014
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