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File Under: 13 Suspicious Incidents (All the Wrong Questions, #2.5)
3.85
I've made no secret of my love of Lemony Snicket and this book does nothing to lessen that love.

This book takes place within the larger Lemony Snicket
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Apr 06, 2014
Feb 03, 2014
 
Fables, Vol. 20: Camelot
3.98
In case you haven't heard, FABLES is ending with issue #150.

I know...it will be hard to imagine my life without new FABLES coming out, but somehow I w
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Mar 22, 2014
Aug 12, 2013
 
Aquaman, Vol. 1: The Trench
4.14
So I just re-read the first volume of Aquaman. Ironically, I read it in the middle of a giant storm. However, I still feel pretty much the same about ...more
Oct 31, 2013
Jun 24, 2012
 
Batman: The Black Mirror
4.30
Scott Snyder is currently writing the Batman title for DC's New 52, which has become my absolute favorite of the New 52. Before that, he wrote a serie ...more
Nov 23, 2011
Oct 23, 2011
 
Fables, Vol. 18: Cubs in Toyland (Fables, #18)
4.17
This was potentially the most disturbing volume of Fables to date. I am torn as to whether or not I am rating it with three stars because the story it ...more
Jan 18, 2013
Jan 18, 2013
 
Batwoman, Vol. 3: World's Finest
4.14
So this may be my favorite arc in Batwoman! It is absolutely FANTASTIC!!!

Covers: J.H. Williams III is back and better than ever in this gorgeous cover
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Oct 30, 2013
Sep 18, 2013
 
X-Men: Magneto Testament
4.16
This volume demonstrates the transcendent power of comics.

I don't know that I can truly find the words to do this work justice in my review, but I wil
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Jun 07, 2011
Jun 25, 2010
 
The Problem Child (The Sisters Grimm, #3)
4.26
I adore this series.

I deeply, deeply love this series!

In fact, reading this series makes me feel like I did when I was reading all the Harry Potter bo
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Jun 06, 2011
Jun 04, 2011
 
Red Hood and the Outlaws, Vol. 1: Redemption
3.70
For right now, I'm going to give this a four because it was WAAAAAY better than I was expecting it to be but not quite perfect yet. Time may cause me ...more
Jun 17, 2012
Jun 17, 2012
 
The Flash, Vol. 1: Move Forward
4.05
Reading Flash together rather than month to month really demonstrates the strength of this title. Actually, I had kind of been a bit down on Flash bec ...more
Jul 04, 2012
Jun 24, 2012
 
Teen Titans, Vol. 1: It's Our Right to Fight
3.62
I LOVE TEEN TITANS!!! (but let me explain how I got here)

So...when the New 52 first launched I decided which titles I wanted to read and started by bu
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Jul 02, 2012
Jun 24, 2012
 
The Titan's Curse (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #3)
4.31
After the small bump in Percy Jackson's story known as "The Sea of Monsters", Mr. Riordan returns to form in "The Titan's Curse" which I may have enjo ...more
Nov 17, 2009
Nov 11, 2009
 
Batgirl, Vol. 3: Death of the Family
4.04
I want to support lead female characters in comics.

I want to support female writers in comics.

But I just can't get behind the New 52 Batgirl.

I read th
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Sep 19, 2013
Sep 19, 2013
 
Elantris (Elantris, #1)
4.14
Having a baby to take care of is challenging and time-consuming. It is fantastically marvelous and amazing and miraculous too, but my reading this boo ...more
Feb 2015
Feb 02, 2015
 
Cozy Classics: Les Miserables
4.12
The best adaptation of Les Mis I've ever read.

Subsequently, the only adaptation of Les Mis I've ever completed;-)
Jun 05, 2013
Jun 05, 2013
 
Animal Man, Vol. 1
4.07
This volume collects the first 9 issues of Grant Morrison's run on Animal Man which has been heralded as something truly wonderful.

I don't completely
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Sep 27, 2011
Sep 10, 2011
 
Batman: The Cult
3.84
This is one of the most appropriately disturbing Batman comics I have ever read. Very disturbing. Very powerful. It is an exceptionally well written B ...more
Sep 26, 2010
Aug 19, 2010
 
Flashpoint
4.02
It is late and I should be asleep in bed, but I'm not.

I stayed awake to finish Flashpoint because I couldn't really stop myself, despite the fifteen t
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Oct 27, 2011
Oct 27, 2011
 
Batwoman, Vol. 4: This Blood Is Thick
3.99
Sadly this is the final volume of Batwoman from J.H. Williams III and W. Haden Blackman. When DC editors asked them to go in a completely different di ...more
Oct 31, 2013
Sep 20, 2013
 
Sleight of Hand
4.23
To say that I loved this book would be an understatement.

Peter S. Beagle has constructed a tiny home in my heart where he will live as long as I am a
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Nov 14, 2011
Aug 07, 2011
 
Batman, Vol. 4: Zero Year - Secret City
4.13
Before I get started, I want to say that I think it is still up for debate what issues are included in this volume. It isn't getting a release until M ...more
Oct 25, 2013
Oct 25, 2013
 
Batman and Robin: Batman and Robin Must Die!
4.11
This volume concludes Grant Morrison's run on "Batman & Robin" and what a way to go! I just wrote an extensive review that got lost in a single un ...more
May 26, 2011
Dec 07, 2010
 
Alice in the Country of Hearts, Vol. 1 (Alice in the Country of Hearts, #1-2)
4.31
3.5 Stars

I finally broke down and decided to select this title as one of the Otaku Club reads. (An Anime and Manga club I lead at two libraries!) Many
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Mar 09, 2013
Mar 10, 2013
 
Oz. The Marvelous Land of Oz  (Marvel Classics)
4.19
I enjoyed this volume even more. With the exception of the Scarecrow and the Tin Man, we have an entirely new roster of characters including Tip, Jack ...more
Apr 03, 2012
Apr 09, 2012
 
Batman: The Dark Knight Returns
4.26
I don't know if I would feel differently if the artwork was better, but I will try my best to review this as objectively as possible. That being said, ...more
Aug 21, 2010
Aug 18, 2010
 
Batman: Face the Face
4.03
I was interested in reading this volume because it ends with the last issue of Batman before Grant Morrison begins his (mostly) AMAZING run on Batman. ...more
Feb 02, 2011
Jan 30, 2011
 
Batman: Venom
3.85
This reads mostly like a very special after school special where we watch Batman get hooked on laced roids because he wasn't strong enough to save a l ...more
Sep 23, 2010
Sep 23, 2010
 
Zorgamazoo
4.04
The sad truth is that there are years of my life that did not have Zorgamazoo by Robert Paul Weston in them.

The silver lining is that Zorgamazoo by Ro
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Mar 20, 2014
Mar 10, 2014
 
Warbreaker (Warbreaker, #1)
4.17
Fresh off the heels of finishing "Elantris", I wanted to read more Brandon Sanderson. In keeping with my loose goal of this year to read books that I ...more
Feb 15, 2015
Feb 02, 2015
 
Magic and Other Misdemeanors (The Sisters Grimm, #5)
4.28
I am beside myself.

If there were a rating above 5 stars, I would give it, but alas being the hyperbolic, extreme rater that I am find myself giving 5s
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Jun 14, 2011
Jun 12, 2011
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