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Killer In The Pool
4.19
After seeing the trailer for Blackfish, I did a bit of digging for more info and opinions on the subject before I see the film, and came across this a ...more
not set
Aug 11, 2013
 
Zombies Vs. Unicorns
3.75

Fun! A collection of tales compiled by Holly Black & Justine Larbalestier, battling out what creature is truly better: the Zombie (the obvious w
...more
Jun 08, 2011
Mar 26, 2011
 
Sideshow: Ten Original Tales of Freaks, Illusionists and Other Matters Odd and Magical
3.49
I liked some of these stories a lot, but overall, the collection was disappointing. Some stories were great, but some had very little business in the ...more
Apr 10, 2011
Apr 09, 2011
 
The Curious Appearance of Mr. Fiddlewitz
2.33
I got this for free from B&N for my Nook. Its an even three stars. Though there are a lot of descriptive words, its all well done, and not purple ...more
May 22, 2011
May 22, 2011
 
The Girl in the Flammable Skirt
3.91
Hm. My co-worker lent me this, as its her favourite book. The stories felt like musings that had been elaborated on, but only slightly. I have an espe ...more
Jan 10, 2013
Jan 06, 2013
 
A Tale Dark & Grimm (A Tale Dark & Grimm, #1)
4.00
"Once upon a time, fairy tales were awesome." Can't argue that. A charming, brash, and clever retelling of Hansel & Gretel. Likable narrator, good ...more
Aug 28, 2011
Aug 27, 2011
 
The World Beyond the Door
3.56


Got this as a freebie for my Nook. I feel like it took forever to read as far as short stories go. It gets a three over a two because of the level of
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May 30, 2011
May 22, 2011
 
Flotsam & Jetsam
3.62
People wonder why I don't love traveling. Well, here it is. Scary and slightly reminiscent of I Am Legend. 4/5.
Feb 13, 2014
Feb 13, 2014
 
Scenic Route (The Forest of Hands and Teeth)
3.65
I missed Ryan's work! I love her short stories as much as her novels. 3/5 stars.
Feb 13, 2014
Feb 13, 2014
 
Troll's-Eye View: A Book of Villainous Tales
3.67
A good collection of stories from a villians perspective. The best ones were Up the Down Beanstalk and 'Skin I think.
Sep 2011
Aug 28, 2011
 
Just After Sunset
3.83
Stephen King's latest short story collection. Some hits, some misses. Overall, so-so.
not set
Jul 28, 2010
 
Foretold: 14 Tales of Prophecy and Prediction
3.98
I fucking LOVE Carrie Ryan. Weird when she isn't writing about zombies, but equally as awesome. The stories in Foretold ranged from excellent to meh, ...more
Oct 28, 2012
Jul 25, 2012
 
Horror Stories
3.86
I like J.A Konrath/Jack Kilborn. This collection offered a really nice mix of gross-outs, aliens, cannibals, were-critters, and ghosts. Some of them s ...more
Feb 03, 2011
Feb 01, 2011
 
Pretty Monsters: Stories
3.94
Pretty Monsters is a collection of fantastic beings that might be overlooked since most of them are aesthetically pleasing in one fashion or another. ...more
Jun 23, 2011
Apr 29, 2011
 
Skeleton Crew
3.90
I'm so disappointed in this. I almost finished it, I only had three stories to go, but it was just so.. flat. I usually love King's short story collec ...more
Mar 02, 2011
Feb 10, 2011
 
Smoke and Mirrors
4.05
The end of this collection made a three star rating into a four. I could have done without the poetry, but thats personal preference. I loved The Pric ...more
Apr 22, 2012
Apr 12, 2011
 
Nocturnes
3.85
I love short stories, and horror is a genre close to my heart. This was the first John Connolly book I've read. The majority of the stories I ALMOST c ...more
Nov 20, 2010
Oct 10, 2010
 
What Once We Feared (The Forest of Hands and Teeth)
3.53
I wish there was more to this one! It felt hasty and unresolved, but I still liked it because the theme was morality, which I feel like Ryan doesn't a ...more
Feb 13, 2014
May 07, 2013
 
Circus: Fantasy Under the Big Top
3.63
Abandoned- I just didn't have the time for it, but I'll probably pick it up in the new year. I did like what I read, however.
Dec 2012
Nov 17, 2012
 
Jack Daniels Stories
3.90
Enjoyable short stories- some were obviously better than others, and having always liked Phineas Troutt, the ones based on him were my favourite. Over ...more
Jan 12, 2011
Jan 09, 2011
 
Isis
3.66
A sad short story about siblings
Aug 05, 2011
Jan 23, 2011
 
Zombies: The Recent Dead
3.68
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Aug 24, 2011
 
The Living Dead (The Living Dead, #1)
3.84
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Mar 26, 2011
 
Step Right Up: Stories of Carnivals, Sideshows, and the Circus
3.58
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Mar 23, 2011
 
Fragile Things: Short Fictions and Wonders
4.01
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Mar 26, 2011
 
Troll's Eye View: A Book of Villainous Tales
3.67
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Mar 26, 2011
 
999: Twenty-nine Original Tales of Horror and Suspense
3.85
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Mar 26, 2011
 
Stories: All-New Tales
3.74
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Mar 26, 2011
 
Black Swan, White Raven
3.98
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Apr 01, 2011
 
Burning Your Boats: The Collected Short Stories
4.30
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Apr 01, 2011
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