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The Clown Service
3.83
The Clown Service is Adams’ best book yet. It's packed with the kind of sharp, witty, descriptive prose for which Adams is rightly lauded. It’s full o ...more
Oct 10, 2013
Oct 11, 2013
 
Child 44 (Leo Demidov, #1)
4.05
Unremittingly dark, this novel is a brilliant and depressing depiction of cold war Russia. Built around an investigation into a serial killer in a sta ...more
Sep 19, 2009
Feb 08, 2010
 
Are We Nearly There Yet?: A Family's 8000-Mile Car Journey Around Britain
3.71
I absolutely loved this book. It has heart and soul in such abundance. Ben's writing style is so easy to get lost in and he delivers humour and sadnes ...more
Feb 09, 2012
Jan 05, 2012
 
I, Partridge: We Need to Talk About Alan
4.15
If you're a fan of Steve Coogan's Alan Partridge then you absolutely have to read this book. It's a work of comic genius and the scale of what Coogan ...more
Mar 29, 2012
Jan 05, 2012
 
The Terror
3.97
An absolutely outstanding novel. try as I might, I cannot find fault with it. Even the ending, which I felt to be a little strange was, on reflection ...more
Mar 20, 2013
Mar 03, 2013
 
Journals: Captain Scott's Last Expedition
4.14
Heroic, harrowing, incredible. These journals set out in a heart-rending matter-of-fact tone, the hope, the story and the unfoldong tragedy of Scott a ...more
Oct 2012
Nov 12, 2012
 
Race to the Pole: Tragedy, Heroism, and Scott's Antarctic Quest
3.88
This is an absolutely outstanding book. At times, it reads more like fiction than fact. Fiennes has an eminently readable style and his depth of resea ...more
Jul 19, 2012
Apr 02, 2012
 
Some Kind of Fairy Tale
3.56
Graham Joyce is a writer of the highest quality. I'm ever envious of his effortless prose and brilliant chracterisation. This book is no exception. It ...more
Sep 28, 2012
Nov 12, 2012
 
The Language of Dying
4.07
A really superb read. Packed with emotion, a horrible realism and a really neat twist at the end (which I should have seen but I think I was enjoying ...more
Apr 20, 2012
Apr 30, 2012
 
Save the Cat!: The Last Book on Screenwriting You'll Ever Need
4.08
This is the best book on screenwriting I have ever read. I'm not going to trawl the contents for you, if you want to know how to construct a screenpla ...more
Sep 14, 2012
Sep 17, 2012
 
Songs of the Earth (The Wild Hunt, #1)
3.68
There is no doubt that Elspeth Cooper writes beautifully but for me, this book was just that bit too slow and I found the conclusion a little disappoi ...more
Feb 17, 2012
Sep 13, 2011
 
Solar
3.20
Well, it was all right. He's a very clever writer is McEwan but I really struggle eventually when I cannot sympathise in any way with the central prot ...more
Mar 24, 2012
Jan 05, 2012
 
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, #1)
4.18
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Oct 14, 2009
 
Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal
3.71
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Oct 14, 2009
 
Ender's Game (The Ender Quintet, #1)
4.28
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Oct 14, 2009
 
The Da Vinci Code (Robert Langdon, #2)
3.73
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Oct 14, 2009
 
Sovereign (Matthew Shardlake, #3)
4.24
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Oct 11, 2013
Jun 12, 2013
 
Foundation (Foundation, #1)
4.05
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Apr 04, 1980
Jun 12, 2013
 
The Fellowship of the Ring (The Lord of the Rings, #1)
4.30
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Oct 14, 2009
 
Dark Fire (Matthew Shardlake, #2)
4.21
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Jun 12, 2013
 
The Believers
3.36
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Feb 19, 2012
 
The Hobbit (Middle-Earth Universe)
4.21
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Oct 14, 2009
 
Shadow's Son (Shadow Saga, #1)
3.58
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Jan 05, 2012
Aug 04, 2011
 
The Golden Compass (His Dark Materials, #1)
3.89
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Oct 14, 2009
 
Shadow's Lure (Shadow Saga, #2)
3.74
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Feb 19, 2012
 
Against a Dark Background
4.05
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Feb 19, 2012
 
Cloud Permutations
4.00
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Jun 11, 2012
May 01, 2012
 
Reality 36
3.56
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Feb 19, 2012
 
The Great Gatsby
3.85
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Oct 14, 2009
 
The Coldest March: Scott's Fatal Antarctic Expedition
3.92
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Apr 02, 2012
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