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White Fire (Pendergast, #13)
4.05
As a stand-alone Pendergast book, this one was very good. But after some of the larger scale, slow-burn builds that the Diogenes and Helen trilogies p...more
Apr 03, 2014
Mar 25, 2014
 
Phantoms
3.88
**spoiler alert** I really liked Phantoms. I wanted to love it, but by the last quarter of the book, the story weakened (to me) considerably.

It began...more
May 2012
May 16, 2010
 
The Wood
3.26
Sure, it's a pulp novel, so you can't expect a lot of fullness to the story. However, with that being said, this is probably the worst Smith book I've...more
Mar 12, 2010
Mar 10, 2010
 
The Resurrectionist
3.84
It has been a long time since I've read a book that had me dreading to turn the pages. This is a relentless story of horror. No, there aren't any big...more
Mar 20, 2010
Feb 22, 2010
 
The Host (The Host, #1)
3.85
Finally I finished it. I had to read half a dozen other books in between the start and finish of this.

The first hundred and fifty pages were so dry t...more
Mar 11, 2010
Jan 20, 2010
 
Insurgent (Divergent, #2)
4.17
I finally finished. I had a hard time settling on a rating. Three stars seems generous, but two seems a bit harsh. The story has redeemable qualities....more
Jul 07, 2014
Jun 19, 2014
 
The Kult
3.97
I received this, thanks to the Firstreads giveaway.

I'm glad I did, too. This is a fast-paced, well-structured thriller. Mr. Jeffrey is a very descrip...more
Jun 12, 2010
May 19, 2010
 
Gil's All Fright Diner
3.87
I'm going to have to read more by A. Lee Martinez. The cover hooked me, but the story made me want to read more about Duke and Earl and their crazy ad...more
Sep 26, 2013
Sep 05, 2013
 
Phone Call
2.50
The rating for this book would've been a lot higher if all the chapters read like the first one and the last two. All the story in between was rather...more
Apr 13, 2010
Mar 25, 2010
 
Rot and Ruin (Benny Imura, #1)
4.13
What a great start to a book series. I'll certainly have to read on about Tom and Benny Imura.
Oct 11, 2013
May 10, 2012
 
The Dark Knight
3.95
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Aug 13, 2014
 
The Thief of Always
4.17
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Jan 20, 2010
 
The Hellbound Heart
3.99
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Jan 20, 2010
 
Cabal
3.91
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Jan 20, 2010
 
Coldheart Canyon
3.62
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Jan 20, 2010
 
I Am Legend and Other Stories
3.95
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Jan 20, 2010
 
Hell House
3.81
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Jan 20, 2010
 
Hunted Past Reason
3.08
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Jan 20, 2010
 
Psycho
4.03
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Jan 20, 2010
 
The Vampire Lestat (The Vampire Chronicles, #2)
4.01
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Jan 20, 2010
 
Interview with the Vampire (The Vampire Chronicles, #1)
3.95
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Jan 20, 2010
 
Hatchet (Brian's Saga, #1)
3.63
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Jan 20, 2010
 
Silent Night 2 (Fear Street Superchiller, # 5)
3.58
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Jan 20, 2010
 
Planet of the Apes
3.86
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Jan 20, 2010
 
Darkly Dreaming Dexter (Dexter, #1)
3.86
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Jan 20, 2010
 
Something Wicked This Way Comes (Green Town, #2)
3.94
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Jan 20, 2010
 
Dagon
3.26
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Jan 20, 2010
 
Dracula
3.94
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Jan 20, 2010
 
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
3.75
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Jan 20, 2010
 
The Shining
4.08
None
Jan 22, 2010
Jan 20, 2010
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