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Inuit
4.67
I first read this many years ago. This is a story--not really novel-length, but more like a novella--of an Inuit boy living in an artificial satellite ...more
Jan 1993
Apr 12, 2011
 
The Road Show
4.28
**spoiler alert** Note: I received a free electronic copy of this book from the author, in trade for a free electronic copy of my book, No Going Back. ...more
Sep 06, 2010
Sep 07, 2010
 
The Thief (The Queen's Thief, #1)
3.93
The book starts with point of view character Gen — a boy apparently in his late teens — languishing in the prison of the king of Sounis, a victim of h ...more
Jan 22, 2013
Feb 01, 2013
 
Adventures of the Soul: The Best Creative Nonfiction from BYU Studies
3.83
A good personal essay is like an evening spent in front of a fireplace with a longtime friend. It’s not about drama and high emotion. Nor is it about ...more
Dec 25, 2010
Dec 27, 2010
 
The Road to Middle-Earth: How J.R.R. Tolkien Created A New Mythology
3.97
Analysis of Tolkien's sources and the uses he put to them is a stape of Tolkien criticism. However, it is seldom done terribly well. What Shippey has ...more
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Jan 17, 2010
 
On the Road to Heaven
3.67
While I found the style a bit uneven, the experience was well-told and resonated with mine. I was raised a Mormon in western Oregon, while the main ch ...more
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Jan 17, 2010
 
Mr. Monster (John Cleaver, #2)
4.11
Thoughtful and well-written. The series continues well, as we come to know where Cleaver comes from, his family and his intense desire to protect and ...more
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Apr 21, 2011
 
I Don't Want to Kill You (John Cleaver, #3)
4.21
A devastating and brilliant conclusion to this series. Transcends the genre of teen horror. One of the best books I've read in a long time. For my com ...more
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Apr 21, 2011
 
I Am Not A Serial Killer (John Cleaver, #1)
3.76
An interesting premise plus excellent characterization gets this series off to a good start. For my review of the complete series, go here: http://www ...more
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Apr 21, 2011
 
A Call to Russia: Glimpses of Missionary Life from the Journal of a Mission President in the Russia St. Petersburg Mission
3.45
Provides worthwhile insights into both LDS experience in Russia, told in a warm and compassionate personal voice.
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Jun 24, 2011
 
The Tree House
3.83
This is a truly excellent book that presents tough questions. A candidate for the great Mormon novel (if such a thing ever exists). For my full review ...more
Aug 22, 2010
Jan 17, 2010
 
The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien
4.16
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Jan 17, 2010
 
Fahrenheit 451
3.95
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Jan 17, 2010
 
The Golden Compass (His Dark Materials, #1)
3.90
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Jan 17, 2010
 
The Hobbit (Middle-Earth Universe)
4.21
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Jan 17, 2010
 
The Princess Bride
4.24
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Jan 17, 2010
 
Foundation (Foundation, #1)
4.06
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Jan 17, 2010
 
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
3.78
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Jan 17, 2010
 
The Joy Luck Club
3.87
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Jan 17, 2010
 
Hooligan: A Mormon Boyhood
3.45
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Jan 17, 2010
 
Animal Farm
3.81
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Jan 17, 2010
 
Neuromancer (Sprawl, #1)
3.85
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Jan 17, 2010
 
Ender's Game (The Ender Quintet, #1)
4.28
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Jan 17, 2010
 
Lord of the Flies
3.61
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Jan 17, 2010
 
Sense and Sensibility
4.04
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Jan 17, 2010
 
The Two Towers (The Lord of the Rings, #2)
4.39
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Jan 17, 2010
 
Tolkien on Fairy-stories
4.36
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Jan 17, 2010
 
Smith of Wootton Major
3.89
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Jan 17, 2010
 
The Return of the King (The Lord of the Rings, #3)
4.49
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Jan 17, 2010
 
Mr. Bliss
3.84
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Jan 17, 2010
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