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Catch-22
3.97
I suffered through about 60 pages, and finally put it down. I very rarely ever leave a book unfinished.

The author narrates and introduces us to Yossa
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not set
Sep 11, 2007
 
The Road
3.94
Ok. I know that nothing I can say can do this book justice.

I will say that it is beautifully written. The characters have no names. The land has no n
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not set
Sep 10, 2007
 
Gulliver's Travels
3.53
Oh man.
This book was sheer torture.

The writing was dry and bland and boring.
Swift had some really interesting ideas - An island of people no larger
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Mar 10, 2009
Aug 03, 2008
 
Diary of a Wimpy Kid (Diary of a Wimpy Kid, #1)
3.95
While attending open house this year at my 10 year old sons school, he found this book for sale at the book fair. We thumbed through it, and thought i ...more
Jan 2007
Oct 04, 2007
 
Left Behind (Left Behind, #1)
3.77
i read this entire series.....almost non stop...
they came out with a prequel series, but i figured how many times can you beat a dead horse....

This s
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not set
Sep 18, 2007
 
Saturday
3.59
Ok. I usually force myself to finish each novel I start. (with the two exceptions so far being Catch 22 and Atlas Shrugged).. I do this (1) to at leas ...more
not set
Sep 12, 2007
 
The Book of Lost Things
3.98
Read this book without really knowing too much about it. Just that other reviewers were impressed and it centered around a little boy and some dark ve ...more
Dec 19, 2007
Oct 29, 2007
 
Station Eleven
4.03
Listened 10/28/14 - 11/10/14
3 Stars - Recommended to readers who enjoy apocalyptic fiction that focuses less on the apocalyptic and more on the relati
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Nov 10, 2014
Oct 16, 2014
 
Above All Men
4.12
Totally calling this right now. my favorite book of 2014.

Read 1/10/14 - 1/13/14
5 Stars - So Fucking Good / The Next Best Book
259 pages
Publisher: MG Pr
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Jan 13, 2014
Oct 22, 2013
 
The Book
3.75
Don't read The Book.

Let me begin by saying that I don't mean This Book. You should definitely read This Book!

I mean The Book, the one that M.Clifford
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Apr 20, 2010
Apr 14, 2010
 
The Third Policeman
4.03
Before I begin, let me warn you.
***DO NOT READ THE INTRODUCTION UNTIL AFTER YOU HAVE READ THE NOVEL** I made the mistake of reading the intro first,
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May 21, 2008
Mar 03, 2008
 
The Witches of Eastwick (Eastwick, #1)
3.28
High Hopes will almost always set a reader up for a fall. The excitement of chosing a book, THIS book, to begin my month... Witches and spells to cele ...more
Oct 21, 2009
Jul 29, 2009
 
Dead Until Dark (Sookie Stackhouse, #1)
3.95
Ok.
This novel has taught me to Never.Ever.Ever. judge a book by its cover Ever.Ever. again!

I would see these books all over Borders and Barnes and No
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Nov 19, 2008
Oct 29, 2008
 
The Catcher in the Rye
3.77
So, like just about every other american high schooler, I had to read this for an english class. I remembered not hating it, but not exactly loving it ...more
Jul 2007
Sep 10, 2007
 
Darkly Dreaming Dexter (Dexter, #1)
3.87
Oh Moon, glorious Moon --- Why did'nt I pick this up when it was first released is beyond me!

I love Dexter and his Dark Passenger. His sarcastic wit,
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Jan 2007
Sep 24, 2007
 
All the Names
3.87
All The Names is the third book I have read by Jose Saramago. Blindness and Seeing left strong lasting impressions on me, and I expected this novel to ...more
Jan 2007
Oct 29, 2007
 
Hope for the Flowers
4.34
this book is written like a childrens book, but for adults. Very reminicent of Esops fables....

I first read it back in high school, a friend saw me lo
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not set
Sep 18, 2007
 
The Double
3.69
So I feel really bad giving this book two stars, but I just cannot justify another one. I just can't.

Here's the thing - It's written in such an odd vo
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Sep 16, 2009
Apr 23, 2009
 
Smashed, Squashed, Splattered, Chewed, Chunked and Spewed
3.56
This is a hilarious debute novel about a 30-something year old guy, messed up from years of drug use, who lives at home with his mom, his catarac-infl ...more
Sep 25, 2008
Sep 09, 2008
 
The Cave
3.77
Ok, This is Saramago. How could I NOT give it 5 stars? I love this author. This is the 5th novel I have read of his, and I was really quite impressed ...more
Jun 21, 2008
Oct 29, 2007
 
Submergence
3.65
Read 12/24/13 - 12/27/13
3 Stars - Recommended to those who are already fans of hostage-slash-love-slash-deep-thoughts-about oceanic-life-and-god-and-a
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Dec 27, 2013
Dec 07, 2012
 
Something Good, Something Bad, Something Dirty: Stories
4.83
Holy shit, you guys! Brian named me in the acknowledgments!
not set
Jan 28, 2015
 
Zinsky the Obscure
3.97
Read 5/27/14 - 6/5/14
2 Stars - Recommended Lightly / for those who enjoy reading books where all they want to do is punch the protagonist in the face
P
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Jun 05, 2014
Feb 01, 2013
 
The Last Horror Novel in the History of the World
4.06
Read 5/26/14
4 Stars - Strongly Recommended to fans of bizarre not-quite-post-apocalyptic-but-definitely-shit-I-dont-ever-want-to-live-through literatu
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May 26, 2014
May 22, 2014
 
The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving
3.79
from BEA - signed by author


Read 8/14/12 - 8/20/12
5 Stars - Highly Recommended / The Next Best Book for ALL THE REASONS
Pgs: 276
Publisher: Algonquin
Rele
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Aug 2012
Aug 14, 2012
 
Can You Survive the Zombie Apocalypse?
3.73
Zombies hit Manhattan while you are in the middle of a corporate company meeting. Quicker than you can blink an eye, they are everywhere. People are p ...more
May 2011
Feb 08, 2011
 
Ugly Girls
3.28
Listened 11/17/14 - 11/24/14
3 Stars - Recommended to fans of edgy, straight up trailer trash fiction
Audio: 8.3 hours
Publisher: FSG
Narrator: Kathleen E
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Nov 24, 2014
Nov 12, 2014
 
Goodhouse
3.58
Listened 10/1/14 - 10/13/14
4 Stars: Strongly recommended to readers who enjoy being warned away from an inevitable and unwelcome future
Audio: 10.8 hrs
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Oct 13, 2014
Sep 30, 2014
 
Rude Vile Pigs
3.43
Read 1/14/15 - 1/21/15
3 Stars - Recommended to readers who like non-traditional storytelling and eat up satire with a spoon
Pages: 280
Publisher: Self P
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Jan 21, 2015
Jan 13, 2015
 
The Martian
4.36
Listened 7/29/14 - 8/10/14
4 Stars - Strongly Recommended, you gotta listen to it, you just gotta
Approx. 11 hours
Publisher: Podium Publishing
Released:
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Aug 10, 2014
Jul 29, 2014
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