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With the sheer amount of books we read in our life it gets tough to call them "outstanding" after some time. Every book lacks something and fails in o ...more
Jul 27, 2010
Jun 25, 2010
This is no ordinary novel. It is exactly the sort of book that doesn't let you put it down once you begin all the while the author (Jonathan Franzen) ...more
Dec 31, 2011
Nov 27, 2011
Wolves of the Calla (The Dark Tower, #5)
'Wolves of the Calla', the fifth book in the series written by Stephen king continues the journey of Roland Deschain of Gilead towards the dark tower. ...more
Jul 06, 2010
May 29, 2010
The Magician (The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel, #2)
Phew!! what a read. A much better book than the first one. The pacing of the book is frenetic as i didn't get a chance to take a breath and it kept me ...more
Jun 14, 2010
Jun 12, 2010
Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell
It seems neil gaiman is not only good at writing books but also suggesting great ones.

This is a must read book for every fantasy lover. The Gothic se
Dec 27, 2011
Dec 20, 2011
Altered Carbon (Takeshi Kovacs, #1)
WOW!! I was happy that i have chosen to read this book although at points it seemed as if the author is trying too hard to impress me. Understandable, ...more
Jun 11, 2010
Jun 08, 2010
Wizard and Glass (The Dark Tower, #4)
To be frank, Roland Deschain of Gilead always seemed attractive to me in the first three books although his actions can be morally questionable at tim ...more
Jun 23, 2010
Jun 08, 2010
The Waste Lands (The Dark Tower, #3)
After reading two wonderful chapters in the series of Dark Tower, i had huge expectations for this one. And yeah, it delivered on most fronts. But the ...more
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May 27, 2010
Sam and Twitch: The Brian Michael Bendis Collection, Volume 1
Well, for someone who has written some of the best stuff in the genre of crime comics this might seem a little wayward from his natural best. But, i m ...more
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May 11, 2010
Peter & Max: A Fables Novel
Well, I am an avid reader of Bill Willingham's Fables series which is easily the best of the lot. And to write a novel based upon such well establishe ...more
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May 11, 2010
The Gunslinger (The Dark Tower, #1)
All of it begins here. Roland Deschain's quest for the dark tower. And it does pretty nicely too. This might not entertain as much as the later ones a ...more
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Jun 07, 2010
The Castle
I think I like Castle. It might not be as good as The Trial, but Kafka does bring a better effort to his alienation of protagonists. This time not onl ...more
Feb 2012
Jan 12, 2012
The Drawing of the Three (The Dark Tower, #2)
The second chapter in the dark tower series introduces us to the fantasy elements in a much more direct manner than the first one. The pacing of the b ...more
May 27, 2010
May 26, 2010
Desolation Jones: Made in England
Although not really the best written work of Warren ellis, it really is one of the best drawn books by Williams III. And it is one the most gorgeous b ...more
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Jun 06, 2010
The Killer Inside Me
This might have been god or great or bad. I don't know. It just made me sad, depressed and lonely. I wish i haven't read this book coz a criminal's fi ...more
Jul 02, 2010
Jun 29, 2010
Fever Pitch
If this wasn't as funny as I found it to be, I wouldn't have bothered completing it. Although, Hornby’s writing is bad by no standards this book still ...more
May 26, 2011
May 24, 2011
The Sorceress (The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel, #3)
After two books which has mostly concentrated on encounters with various creatures, michael scott finally tries to answer some questions which must be ...more
Jun 15, 2010
Jun 12, 2010
The Fault in Our Stars
It's like Disney has commissioned John Green to write a novel to teach kids that life can suck too. Probably works well as a guilty pleasure but the s ...more
Dec 05, 2013
Dec 05, 2013
The Necromancer  (The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel, #4)
Now, now, now, doesn't this series get better with each book? Although i agree "The Sorceress" is the best book of the series for making me care for t ...more
Jun 16, 2010
Jun 12, 2010
The Walking Dead, Vol. 15: We Find Ourselves
Kirkman dropped the ball on this. First signs of tiredness. I hope he winds up the series by #100. This just seems too much especially after signs of ...more
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Dec 27, 2011
For a book which probably has the most annoying cover, this sure is a good book. It was difficult to put down, once I started reading it and luckily I ...more
Jun 13, 2011
Jun 12, 2011
American Vampire, Vol. 3
I like American Vampire. Much of that is owed to Rafael Albuquerque. Snyder's writing never struck particularly brilliant to me. It is consistently go ...more
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Feb 13, 2012
The Alchemyst (The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel, #1)
Well, I don't think i expected much from this book before reading and it might have helped as i wasn't disappointed by this (like many others here). A ...more
Jun 12, 2010
Jun 03, 2010
Tao Te Ching
The kind of book which will take a day to complete a page. The only teachings that it does are the ones which we already learn in our life
May 13, 2011
May 12, 2011
why Marvel, why? You could have allowed a full time series for rocket raccoon. I wouldn't have been worried about dying sadly
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Jan 26, 2012
An excruciatingly tough read not because it isn't a good book but because the plot doesn't actually carry the reader forward. Every chapter is brillia ...more
Apr 07, 2011
Aug 11, 2010
Joe the Barbarian
Four ratings purely on basis of Sean Murphy's art.

Morrison sucked on this though.
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Aug 08, 2012
Powers, Vol. 7: Forever
Although one must admit that this volume assumes least characteristic traits of "Powers" in general this is easily one of the best powers volume. From ...more
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May 11, 2010
The Thanos Imperative
Another home run for DnA
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Jan 26, 2012
Snow Crash
Neal Stephenson is extremely smart and he makes no attempt to hide it. This book is everything I want a science fiction to be - engaging, rewarding an ...more
May 31, 2011
Dec 28, 2010