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The Old Equations
3.99
Let’s get the science-y portion of the review out the way before I review this novelette, and I’m trying to simplify this as much as I can, so you get ...more
Feb 16, 2015
Feb 15, 2015
 
Station Eleven
4.02
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TL;DR Review:




Long Version

An actor’s death while performing the eponymous role in King Lear heralds the end of an age,
...more
Mar 11, 2015
Mar 01, 2015
 
Silk Vol 1 #1
4.05
Crossposted @ The Bibliosanctum

Silk #1 is worth a mention. There are too few mainstream books with women of color placed squarely in the center. (Cind
...more
Feb 24, 2015
Feb 24, 2015
 
The Sword of Shannara (The Original Shannara Trilogy #1)
3.74
TL;DR version:

Question:


Answer:
Indeed I am, Mr. Brooks. 2.5 stars, might recommend for the funnies.

Long and unapologetic version:

I have a dirty secret

...more
Feb 19, 2015
Feb 05, 2015
 
Irredeemable, Vol. 1
4.01
You tell a man he's a god enough times, and he'll start to be believe it. You strip away his humanity by worshipping him, and eventually he'll think i ...more
Apr 19, 2013
Apr 18, 2013
 
Hello World
4.09
“Questions are good. Questions allow us to see the beauty of life. Never stop asking questions.”

I'm still debating about how I really feel about this.
...more
Feb 26, 2015
Feb 24, 2015
 
Save Yourself (Princeless, Vol. 1)
4.31
Princeless follows the quest of Princess Adrienne to free herself and her sisters from their fate of waiting for a prince to save them from their towe ...more
Mar 03, 2013
Feb 27, 2013
 
Girl in the Dark
3.73
3.5 stars. If you're one of those readers that likes a memoir to follow some chronological order, then this isn't for you. She doesn't start at a conv ...more
Mar 08, 2015
Mar 03, 2015
 
The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl
3.72
This was a fun book. There were so many experiences and thoughts that she had that I could totally relate to. It always feel great when you can empath ...more
Mar 06, 2015
Feb 25, 2015
 
Alpha Girl #1
3.63
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“Well, I would love to tell you that the world ends due to some beautiful cosmic event.”


The world is in chaos, o
...more
Mar 2015
Mar 01, 2015
 
Ubik
4.09
In the future world of 1992 (give him a break; this book was written in 1969), Joe Chip is working for an anti-telepath organization. What are anti-te ...more
Feb 27, 2015
Feb 20, 2015
 
The Haunting of Hill House
3.91
Occult scholar Dr. John Montague rents Hill House for the summer after hearing of the strange occurrences that happened there. No family has been able ...more
Feb 06, 2015
Feb 02, 2015
 
Primal Fear
4.16
Aaron Stampler is found in a confessional booth holding a knife, proclaiming his innocence, after someone killed the revered Bishop of the city. Marti ...more
not set
Sep 15, 2011
 
Tears of the Giraffe (No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, #2)
3.94
**spoiler alert** 2nd book in the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series. I was trudging my way through Twilight (still only half done with that book a ...more
Dec 28, 2009
Dec 26, 2009
 
The Color of Magic (Discworld, #1)
3.94
I started this series as a sympathy buddy read with my good friend and long time Pratchett fan, Nick. I wasn't sure what to make of this book and Rinc ...more
Mar 20, 2015
Mar 12, 2015
 
Blood and Snow (Blood and Snow, #1)
3.74
This was my face during this whole thing starting from the very first lines:

Photobucket

I know many people enjoyed this, but I'm not sure this story is for me.
...more
Dec 27, 2012
Dec 25, 2012
 
The Castle of Otranto
3.16
1.5 stars. Don't ever let anyone tell you that a classic book can't be trash because they're wrong, and this books proves it. It was like reading a 17 ...more
Mar 02, 2015
Feb 20, 2015
 
The Book of Merlyn (The Once and Future King, #5)
3.98
Rather redundant. I thought the last book (book 4) should've been the last book. This is just more of a philosophical look at war with many things jus ...more
Mar 30, 2015
Mar 30, 2015
 
The Girl on the Train
3.93
A tiding of magpies. One for sorrow, two for joy, three for a girl, four for a boy, five for silver, six for gold, seven for a secret never to be tol
...more
Feb 26, 2015
Feb 23, 2015
 
Lumberjanes #1
4.20
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Friendship to the max is what this book promises and is also one of the mottos for Miss Quinzella Thiskwin Penni
...more
Mar 2015
Mar 01, 2015
 
Glitch
3.96
“I remember holding Sarah for the first time, marveling at this ability we have to create life where before there was none.”

In a world that craves th
...more
Feb 17, 2015
Feb 17, 2015
 
Suicide Squad, Vol. 1: Kicked in the Teeth
3.79
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TL;DR Version



3.5 stars mainly because I caught the feels about Harley.

Long Version

Coming hot on the heels of my last
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Mar 2015
Feb 25, 2015
 
Wreckage
3.63
TL;DR Version:

2.5 stars. Ugh.



Long Version:

Wreckage revolves around two survivors of a plane crash, Lillian and Dave, who'd spent two years trapped on
...more
Mar 03, 2015
Mar 01, 2015
 
Acacia: The War with the Mein (Acacia, #1)
3.53
TL;DR Version:



3.5 stars, despite any grievances.

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Long Version:
Narrator: Dick Hill | Length: 29 hrs and 30 mins
...more
Feb 22, 2015
Feb 12, 2014
 
The Lives of Tao (Tao, #1)
3.76
Crossposted to The BiblioSanctum

First, I would like to thank Netgalley and the publisher for allowing me to read this book in exchange for an honest r
...more
Apr 30, 2013
Mar 04, 2013
 
Never Give in to Fear: Laughing All the Way Up From Rock Bottom
3.85
I read this book completely on whim. It was one of the free Kindle eBooks being offered on Amazon's site recently. Normally, I probably wouldn't have ...more
Dec 03, 2012
Nov 30, 2012
 
The Witch in the Wood (The Once and Future King, #2)
3.65
Again, rating each book separately as I listen to/read through The Once and Future King, which I'll review in its entirety when I'm done (I think). Th ...more
Mar 21, 2015
Mar 21, 2015
 
The Lottery
4.11
I'm reluctant to rate this right at this moment. I feel I need to read it again and savor it for a while. I read this because I'd read it may have bee ...more
Feb 12, 2015
Feb 12, 2015
 
They're Not Like Us #1
3.26
A young woman stands on the side of a building. She's finally fed up with the noise in her head. Nothing helps. She feels the only way she'll have any ...more
Feb 04, 2015
Feb 10, 2015
 
Tiger Lily
3.95
First, I should say if you want a sweet, innocent Peter Pan story, this story isn't for you. This is nowhere near as dark as Brom's The Child Thief, b ...more
Mar 07, 2013
Mar 07, 2013
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