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Dune Messiah
3.83
This book was every bit as terrible as I remembered. I was committed to not abandoning it as I did last time because I want to delve a little further ...more
Jul 17, 2011
Jan 01, 2010
 
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
4.08
I enjoyed revisiting this book tremendously. Thompson's elegant use of language combined with this disjointed and obviously heart-felt tale is complet ...more
Dec 09, 2011
Apr 22, 2010
 
Starman Jones
3.76
I enjoyed reading this several times on my own, but really enjoyed reading it (in small bits) with the kids in 2013. It is the second Heinlein novel I ...more
Nov 18, 2013
Oct 24, 2009
 
Stranger in a Strange Land
3.87
Stranger is one of my favorite novels. In addition to being a gripping page-turner, it opens a lot of questions on the nature of love, family and huma ...more
Oct 17, 2013
Oct 24, 2009
 
Friday
3.80
I don't know if I'll ever get tired of reading Friday. Other than perhaps Minerva, I find Friday the most appealing female character Heinlein created. ...more
Jul 03, 2014
Jan 03, 2010
 
Interview with the Vampire (The Vampire Chronicles, #1)
3.96
Despite my negative recent reaction to a Stephen King horror novel, I still find Rice's vampire chronicles captivating. Perhaps it is just nostalgia o ...more
Jul 29, 2010
Jan 03, 2010
 
Time Enough for Love: The Lives of Lazarus Long
3.94
Heinlein's rambling stories collected under auspices of memoirs of Lazarus Long remains one of my favorite bits of literary comfort food. Except for o ...more
Apr 25, 2013
Feb 15, 2010
 
Dune (Dune Chronicles, #1)
4.13
Dune remains a favorite. It is easy to see why it became a classic. In the past, I haven't even been able to finish the first sequel, but I'm going to ...more
Jul 06, 2011
Jan 01, 2010
 
The Door Into Summer
3.98
I particularly enjoyed this on my most recent reread. It is hard to write a time-travel story that doesn't rankle, but Heinlein managed it several tim ...more
Nov 07, 2014
Oct 13, 2009
 
One Fearful Yellow Eye (Travis McGee #8)
4.06
This was a rather vanilla McGee adventure.
Jan 06, 2011
Feb 13, 2010
 
Cryptonomicon
4.24
None
Nov 26, 2001
Aug 16, 2009
 
Red Rabbit
3.59
None
Jan 27, 2001
Jan 23, 2010
 
The Brethren
3.68
None
Dec 19, 2003
Dec 19, 2009
 
The Lonely Silver Rain
4.13
None
Feb 14, 2001
Feb 14, 2010
 
Monster: The Autobiography of an L.A. Gang Member
3.91
None
Sep 2001
Feb 14, 2010
 
The Bourne Identity (Jason Bourne, #1)
3.92
None
Dec 19, 2003
Dec 19, 2009
 
The Trial and Death of Socrates: Apology, Phaedo
4.02
None
Nov 19, 2006
Feb 16, 2010
 
The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty
3.29
None
Jul 25, 2014
Dec 13, 2009
 
The Night of January 16th
3.57
None
Jul 09, 2003
Jul 04, 2013
 
Life-Line
3.88
None
Oct 06, 2013
Oct 06, 2013
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