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Glamour in Glass (Glamourist Histories, #2)
3.75
Recommended - 4.5 stars. As in "Shades of Milk and Honey", Jane, who bemoans her plain appearance, shows many hidden layers of depth and complexity, t ...more
Mar 07, 2012
Feb 20, 2012
 
The Eye of the World (Wheel of Time, #1)
4.15
4/17/2015 re-read comic version
2/4/2014 re-read for Jordan Con
2nd 2012 re-read (for AMOL)
Apr 17, 2015
Jul 15, 2010
 
River Road (Sentinels of New Orleans, #2)
4.07
4.5 stars, topped Royal Street, recommended!
Nov 06, 2012
Sep 18, 2012
 
Royal Street (Sentinels of New Orleans, #1)
3.70
4.5 stars-recommended!
Apr 06, 2012
Mar 30, 2012
 
Ender's Game (The Ender Quintet, #1)
4.28
7/2012 Re-read on audible.com. Very nicely done, with author interview afterwards explaining the history of Ender's Game starting as an idea from the ...more
Nov 2013
Oct 14, 2010
 
Perfect State
4.10
3/31/2015 no spoilers

5 stars for the thought provoking conversations.

3 stars for the plot twist that I (kind-of) saw coming.

This book in a way answers
...more
Mar 31, 2015
Mar 31, 2015
 
Red Rising (Red Rising Trilogy, #1)
4.19
1/22/2015 read Kindle version/very intense book
similarities to Ender's Game, Hunger Games, Game of Thrones
no plot filler, all action/intrigue
highly re
...more
Jan 22, 2015
Jan 20, 2015
 
Wherever I Wind Up: My Quest for Truth, Authenticity and the Perfect Knuckleball
3.98
5/25/2015 listened to audible version while traveling to PNC Park to see some Mets games. Pretty detailed book on RA's travails and behind the scenes ...more
May 25, 2015
May 12, 2015
 
Gateway (Heechee Saga, #1)
4.06
1/14/2015 first read//story is told in both past and present tense in alternating chapters in Bob's viewpoint
Jan 14, 2015
Jan 13, 2015
 
Redshirts
3.82
Not fleshed out enough to give 5 stars, but very enjoyable and humorous. Sometimes goes overboard on the phrase "bad science-fiction".
Jun 12, 2012
Jun 07, 2012
 
The Night Eternal (The Strain Trilogy, #3)
3.65
8/15/2014 3.5 stars good but not as good as the first two books
Aug 15, 2014
Aug 14, 2014
 
Neptune's Brood (Freyaverse #2)
3.78
7/29/2014 lots of geek movie references, yarrrr!!
2013 hugo novel finalist
Jul 29, 2014
Jul 27, 2014
 
The Lady Astronaut of Mars
4.07
7/15/2014 Hugo nominee for novelette
Jul 15, 2014
Jul 15, 2014
 
The Butcher of Khardov
3.39
7/15/2014 Hugo nominee for best novella
Jul 15, 2014
Jul 15, 2014
 
Redbacks (As Darkness Ends, #2)
4.67
A fun, fast-paced zombie apocalypse!
May 02, 2013
May 02, 2013
 
Spellbound (Grimnoir Chronicles, #2)
4.31
7/24/2014 4.5 stars, very good as the middle book in a trilogy goes
Jul 24, 2014
Jul 14, 2014
 
The Rithmatist (Rithmatist, #1)
4.23
entertaining, interesting magical system, action-oriented, plot-twists within plot-twists
Oct 16, 2013
Oct 04, 2013
 
The Emperor's Soul
4.31
3/17/2015 re-read for JordanCon VII (kindle version)

re-read 8/19/2014 in 1 day

read 10/18/2012
Received book from Amazon a couple of weeks before its of
...more
Mar 17, 2015
Oct 17, 2012
 
Parasite
3.65
7/25/2014 audio read of hugo novel finalist for 2014
Jul 25, 2014
Jul 14, 2014
 
Warbound (Grimnoir Chronicles #3)
4.42
7/29/2014 5 stars!! a trilogy with a satisfying ending
hugo finalist for 2013 novel
Jul 29, 2014
Jul 14, 2014
 
Year Zero
3.59
10/14/2014 4.5 stars entertaining listen
Oct 14, 2014
Oct 03, 2014
 
Flaggermusmannen (Harry Hole, #1)
3.53
4/27/2015
Apr 27, 2015
Apr 20, 2015
 
The Witch with No Name
4.42
10/3/2014 4.5 stars a nice wrapup to the series!
Oct 03, 2014
Sep 22, 2014
 
Firefight
4.35
1/21/2015 4.5 stars, audible version, nice setup for book 3 (Calamity)
Jan 21, 2015
Jan 06, 2015
 
The Aether of Night
4.27
3/29/2015 4.5 stars I can't see how this book wasn't published.
Mar 29, 2015
Mar 14, 2015
 
The Martian
4.36
2/24/2015 rating this book "5 potatoes"
Feb 24, 2015
Feb 24, 2015
 
Making Money (Discworld, #36)
4.19
Didn't like as much as Going Postal
Sep 17, 2013
Sep 04, 2013
 
Skin Deep (Legion, #2)
4.07
12/11/2014 4.5 stars on audible read
Dec 11, 2014
Nov 26, 2014
 
The Chaplain's Legacy
2.96
7/31/2014 2013 hugo novella finalist
Jul 31, 2014
Jul 15, 2014
 
The Diamond Age: or, A Young Lady's Illustrated Primer
4.18
good book, but the ending was so-so
Mar 22, 2013
Mar 06, 2013
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