Dust (Silo, #3)
4.27
Dust is a fitting end to Hugh Howey's Silo trilogy and what a journey it has been both in story and for the author. Hugh Howey started of the series w...more
Jun 08, 2014
May 30, 2014
 
Running with Scissors
3.64
I had to think long and hard before writing this review. Running with Scissors is definitely not your average memoir and this is good and bad. There i...more
Sep 30, 2013
Sep 18, 2013
 
Crazy Town: Money. Marriage. Meth.
3.56
It is very rare that I hand out a one star review but this book is a train wreck. The author alternates chapters between his story and the history of...more
Jul 31, 2014
Jul 30, 2014
 
Apocalypse Z: The Beginning of the End (Apocalypse Z, #1)
3.82
This book was originally in Spanish and I would like to thank whoever translated it into English. Simply put this book rocks and ticks all the boxes f...more
Jan 31, 2013
Jan 23, 2013
 
Ready Player One
4.30
Before I start this book review I have a confession to make, it is a secret my wife would like to remain unknown. I am an avid gamer and have been sin...more
Oct 19, 2013
Oct 06, 2013
 
World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War
4.01
I loved this book. The whole time I was reading it gave me a great sense of a documentry, the mechanics of how this book is written and set out is bre...more
Aug 24, 2012
Aug 19, 2012
 
Death by Black Hole: And Other Cosmic Quandaries
4.10
Learning about the space has never been such fun. The author's enthusiasm for all things cosmic comes shining through in this book. As a person that h...more
Oct 29, 2013
Oct 19, 2013
 
Operation Snakebite: The Explosive True Story Of An Afghan Desert Siege
3.71
A very well written and balanced book. From the dirt, dust and sweat of a patrol to the political machinations and diplomacy of the big picture. A fit...more
Dec 20, 2011
Nov 29, 2011
 
Timothy (Timothy #1)
4.02
The king of zombie fiction strikes again this time delivering up a sumptuous tale with a twist. Timothy is turned into the undead whilst dressed as a...more
Apr 10, 2013
Apr 07, 2013
 
The Clockwork Universe: Isaac Newton, the Royal Society, and the Birth of the Modern World
3.90
This book looks at the birth of modern science and the men who thought it into the world. The book is set around the end of the Seventeenth century; w...more
Jun 04, 2013
May 27, 2013
 
Dark Summit: The True Story of Everest's Most Controversial Season
3.85
This is my first book on Mountain Climbing so I have no base for comparison. Overall I enjoyed this book and it gave me great insight and background...more
Dec 17, 2013
Dec 13, 2013
 
Redshirts
3.81
I loved this book it was such a refreshing and highly entertaining read. What would you do if the world you lived in was an average Sci-fi TV show and...more
Sep 16, 2013
Sep 11, 2013
 
Night Slashers
3.61
This book grabs you from the very beginning and does not let you go until you way after the end, as you sit there trying to process the full extent of...more
May 31, 2014
May 31, 2014
 
Hyperion (Hyperion Cantos, #1)
4.16
I went into this book expecting great things. What I got instead was a train wreck of a book. The plot and character development lazily wander their w...more
Jan 17, 2014
Jan 03, 2014
 
The Perseid Collapse (Book One)
4.03
The Perseid Collapse follows on from Konkoly's excellent book the Jakarta Pandemic and like the previous book it a fantastic read from start to finish...more
Apr 08, 2014
Mar 29, 2014
 
The Colony
3.59
Colony delivers an old fashion haunting story with a demonic twist. The story centers on an island whose bleak landscape hides a mystery. A team lands...more
Feb 10, 2014
Jan 29, 2014
 
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
4.08
When I first read this book I was a 20 year old playing guitar in a punk band and I loved this book to death. Fast forward 18 years and I am working f...more
Aug 30, 2013
Aug 28, 2013
 
Dead Drunk: Surviving the Zombie Apocalypse. One Beer at a Time
3.56
What do you do when it's the end of the world and everyone around you is trying to eat you? Easy get drunk and throw stuff at the Zombies, from a safe...more
Jul 2013
Jun 06, 2013
 
Extinction Point (Extinction Point, #1)
3.52
I spent a lot of time pondering how many stars I was going to give this book. Why I loved the originality of the story and its main character there wa...more
Jul 02, 2013
Jun 24, 2013
 
Ashes (Ashes Trilogy, #1)
3.94
Ashes tell a story of the world sent back to the dark ages by a series of Electric Magnetic Pulse (EMP). These pulses have killed off a whole lot of p...more
Mar 16, 2014
Mar 04, 2014
 
The Biomass Revolution (Tisaian Chronicles, #1)
3.59
The author has bought to life on the pages of this novel a compelling and frightening vision of a dystopian world. A society that has risen out of the...more
Apr 04, 2013
Apr 01, 2013
 
Exile Hunter
4.28
The final book in the Kamas trilogy delivers a story that can stand on its own feet. We are taken another journey into the dystopian world where the U...more
Feb 20, 2014
Feb 01, 2014
 
Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
4.06
This book was a fascinating and educational look at the history of human cadavers and how the livings have used them. This book is one of those rare r...more
May 07, 2013
May 02, 2013
 
The Strain (The Strain Trilogy, #1)
3.74
The Strain delivers a fresh new angle on the Vampire genre. While I enjoyed the authors detail to the mechanics and biology of the "vampire virus" I f...more
Sep 12, 2013
Aug 30, 2013
 
Killing the Cranes: A Reporter's Journey Through Three Decades of War in Afghanistan
4.07
The author has delivered within the pages of this book a must read for anyone even vaguely interested in the recent history of Afghanistan, it's peopl...more
Aug 28, 2011
Aug 20, 2011
 
Day by Day Armageddon
4.04
J.L Bourne delivers a great example of Zombie survival. The story is told in the format of a diary and works extremely well in the telling of this tal...more
Jan 29, 2014
Jan 25, 2014
 
The Silent Victor
3.86
This is the second book by this author I have read and like the first I was not disappointed. Jacqueline Druga is a master when it comes to nasty viru...more
May 25, 2013
Apr 29, 2013
 
The Reaper Virus
4.09
The Reaper virus delivers a well-crafted story that delivers a memorable tale in a well-trodden genre. Why the book deliver nothing new with the tale...more
Aug 05, 2014
Jul 19, 2014
 
Fly
3.88
Michael Veitch has gathered a great collection of interviews from World War II pilots, gunners, bombardiers and navigators. Most of their tales have n...more
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Jun 16, 2010
 
Beasts, Men And Gods
4.00
Beast Men and Gods is a memoir's following the author's adventurous travels as he runs away from the purges of the early 1900's Russian revolution. Hi...more
Jul 26, 2010
Jul 18, 2010
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