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Infected (Infected, #1)
3.85
liked it
This one was fun, pure and simple. It's a first-rate techno-thriller, switching off by chapters between a group of black-ops CIA agents hunting a dead ...more
Dec 18, 2010
Dec 07, 2010
 
The Codex
3.88
it was ok
I dubbed Mr. Preston’s first solo effort (without his normal writing partner, Lincoln Child) “The Kotex” around page 33. And then it got even worse. T ...more
not set
Feb 21, 2011
 
Gideon's Sword (Gideon Crew, #1)
3.58
liked it
Because not even I can read three fantasy novels in a row without the characters running together, I picked up this one, the latest techno-thriller fr ...more
May 09, 2011
May 06, 2011
 
State of Fear
3.69
did not like it
Another day, another Chrichton. This time with ELF terrorists (hired by an environmental organization that's about to lose funding) attempting to crea ...more
not set
Jan 29, 2011
 
Fever Dream (Pendergast, #10)
4.09
really liked it
P&C seem to be getting their game back following the (WTF?) mess that was "Wheel of Darkness" and "Cemetery Dance" which I read, but can't seem to ...more
Nov 09, 2010
Nov 07, 2010
 
The Cobra Event
4.00
really liked it
Richard Preston ventures into thriller-fiction territory (I'm a big fan of his nonfiction work), and does a really good job of it, actually. This is a ...more
not set
Feb 21, 2011
 
Reliquary (Pendergast, #2)
4.00
liked it
The sequel to Relic, although the guys don't often do sequels, takes place 18 months after the end of Relic, and brings back all the original cast to ...more
not set
Jan 19, 2011
 
Mirage
3.66
liked it
2004 was the year I discoved F. Paul Wilson, and devoured everything he had going. This one is the story of identical twin sisters, whom their father ...more
not set
Sep 26, 2010
 
Brimstone (Pendergast, #5; Diogenes, #1)
4.12
liked it
Pendergast is back, along with D'Agosta, to solve the mystery of some deaths that seem to be the work of the Devil--right down to the smell of sulfur. ...more
not set
Dec 28, 2010
 
Angels & Demons  (Robert Langdon, #1)
3.85
liked it
The prequel to the DaVinci code finds Robert Langdon following the Illuminati's "Path of Illumination" through Rome in an attempt to save four missing ...more
not set
Feb 05, 2011
 
Lucy
3.46
liked it
It's an interesting concept: primatologist Jenny Lowe rescues fellow primatologist's 15 year-old daughter when Congolese rebels overrun the jungle, ta ...more
Aug 31, 2012
Aug 19, 2010
 
Sims
3.76
it was amazing
I wasn't sure I wanted to read this at first, and then when I did I couldn't put it down. SimGen, a big biotech company has created a slave race by en ...more
not set
Aug 22, 2010
 
Utopia
3.86
really liked it
A way-cool fun read about an immense theme park in the Nevada desert that has been taken over by terrorists, by one of the guys who wrote "The Relic". ...more
Dec 11, 2010
Dec 05, 2010
 
The Lost World (Jurassic Park, #2)
3.72
liked it
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not set
Dec 16, 2011
 
Timeline
3.82
liked it
None
not set
Dec 28, 2010
 
Still Life With Crows (Pendergast, #4)
4.18
liked it
None
not set
Dec 28, 2010
 
Cemetery Dance (Pendergast, #9)
4.00
liked it
None
not set
Dec 28, 2010
 
Deep Storm (Jeremy Logan, #1)
3.87
it was ok
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not set
Jan 16, 2011
 
The Traveler (Fourth Realm, #1)
3.83
really liked it
None
Mar 21, 2012
Jan 16, 2011
 
The Book of the Dead (Pendergast, #7; Diogenes, #3)
4.13
liked it
None
not set
Dec 28, 2010
 
Smilla's Sense of Snow
3.73
really liked it
None
not set
Dec 28, 2010
 
Death Match
3.76
really liked it
None
Feb 24, 2011
Jan 30, 2011
 
The Ice Limit
3.97
liked it
None
not set
Oct 02, 2010
 
Riptide
3.93
liked it
None
not set
Oct 02, 2010
 
Thunderhead
4.09
liked it
None
not set
Oct 02, 2010
 
The Select
3.88
really liked it
None
not set
Feb 21, 2011
 
The Wheel of Darkness (Pendergast, #8)
3.92
it was ok
None
not set
Feb 25, 2011
 
Pattern Recognition (Blue Ant, #1)
3.86
it was amazing
None
Aug 2009
Jul 19, 2010
 
Relic (Pendergast, #1)
4.01
really liked it
None
not set
Jun 03, 2011
 
Dance of Death (Pendergast, #6; Diogenes, #2)
4.16
liked it
None
not set
Dec 28, 2010
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