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A Feast for Crows (A Song of Ice and Fire, #4)
4.04
Oh Mr Martin, you make it hard for me. I started reading your book, because I heard your new release was due anytime (proving that I do not live under ...more
Jul 19, 2011
Jul 09, 2011
 
The Wasp Factory
3.87
Read a long long time ago. All I remember was how disturbed I was after. I should revisit this.
not set
Aug 04, 2013
 
Hammered (The Iron Druid Chronicles, #3)
4.20
I am not sure how I felt about this one. It was kind of clunky and forced in places. Not as good as book two that is for sure. I am totally into the m ...more
Nov 14, 2013
Oct 27, 2013
 
The Fires of Heaven (Wheel of Time, #5)
4.08
Book review to come. But it isn't going to pretty.
Sep 06, 2012
Aug 25, 2012
 
Storm Front (The Dresden Files, #1)
4.02
review to come, when i catch up on reviews.
Dec 06, 2012
Dec 05, 2012
 
Woken Furies (Takeshi Kovacs, #3)
4.09
Of the three, I found this to be the weakest. There was a number of occasions where it just lost me. Not in a way that was confusing, but rather I jus ...more
Apr 05, 2011
Mar 30, 2011
 
The Sirens of Titan
4.14
I am firmly on the fence with this book. I really can't make up my mind whether I liked it or not. It is certainly one of those stories that has its m ...more
May 05, 2013
Feb 23, 2013
 
Ave Judas
3.20
I recieved this book via the first reads program. It was the first book I have received via that program and think it a wonderful concept.

Story: 4/5
1
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Jul 02, 2012
Apr 25, 2012
 
A Primate's Memoir: A Neuroscientist's Unconventional Life Among the Baboons
4.35
I cannot remember the last time I read a non-fiction book; it has been a while. So it was with interest when a friend choose this book for a group of ...more
Apr 06, 2013
Aug 26, 2012
 
Cosmic
3.90
I read this book aloud to my nine year old daughter and Cosmic was in parts 'totally cosmic'.

This was a strange book, the main character is a 12 yo b
...more
May 11, 2013
Mar 13, 2013
 
Shadow's Son (Shadow Saga, #1)
3.58
Story: 3/5
1: Being Vague, rambling plot with no little believable storyline
5: Ripping yarn, clever, thought provoking

Another Assassin story in the sa
...more
Nov 08, 2012
Aug 01, 2011
 
Hidden Empire (The Saga of Seven Suns, #1)
3.74
Story: 3.5/5
1: Being Vague, rambling plot with no little believable storyline
5: Ripping yarn, clever, thought provoking


I read this book years and gav
...more
Aug 08, 2013
Jul 09, 2011
 
The Black God’s War: A Novella Introducing a new Epic Fantasy
3.50
This was an interesting read for me. I had a fair bit of time looking forward to this story. I had and do follow Moses Siregar on Facebook and enjoy s ...more
Aug 06, 2012
Aug 16, 2010
 
Anansi Boys
3.97
Story: 3/5
1: Being Vague, rambling plot with no little believable storyline
5: Ripping yarn, clever, thought provoking

My least favourite of Gaimans wo
...more
Aug 07, 2011
Jun 20, 2011
 
Ready Player One
4.30
Story: 4/5
1: Being Vague, rambling plot with no little believable storyline
5: Ripping yarn, clever, thought provoking

Ready Player One is a very fun,
...more
Oct 03, 2011
Aug 15, 2011
 
Inkheart (Inkworld, #1)
3.83
Inkheart is a great story. Reading it aloud to my ten year old meant I got to enjoy the book at a much different pace than my normal reading. We gener ...more
Nov 16, 2013
Jun 03, 2013
 
Two Ravens and One Crow (The Iron Druid Chronicles, #4.5)
4.18
I really enjoyed this short story. Set a fews years after the trip to go Norse God hunting and before Trapped, it tells the family story of Atticus sp ...more
Nov 25, 2013
Nov 22, 2013
 
Grave Peril (The Dresden Files, #3)
4.18
Batta boom, just like that, Harry lives another day.

I should stop listening to these so fast. I havent even reviewed book one and book three is done a
...more
Dec 13, 2012
Dec 11, 2012
 
The Little Toy Engine And Other Stories
3.82
yeah well. Not exactly her most riveting stuff. The short stories toward the end of the book were just plain boring. Even my 5 year old looked blankly ...more
Mar 26, 2013
Mar 13, 2013
 
The Faraway Tree Stories (The Faraway Tree #1-3)
4.26
Well the kids love it, I got a bit bored through the end as it all seemed much a muchness. But had fun inventing different accents and voices for the ...more
Dec 21, 2011
Dec 19, 2011
 
The Fifth Head of Cerberus
4.02
What did I think? I don't know what to think. I consider myself widely read and reasonably capable of understanding things in general, but I have to s ...more
Apr 12, 2012
Jan 22, 2012
 
Goodnight iPad: A Parody for the Next Generation
3.97
Brilliant. OMG did we laugh tonight reading this. Goodnight Moon has been a ned time favourite of my sons for ages. He is also a bit of a tech head an ...more
not set
Jul 15, 2013
 
Enemy Mine
4.06
I enjoyed the story way more than the ending. One of those old school scifi's where it is all about the story and the ending is just something that is ...more
Nov 03, 2012
Nov 03, 2012
 
Clan Rathskeller (The Iron Druid Chronicles, #0.5)
3.97
I can imagine that if I had read this as my introduction to The Druid, I would have been looking forward to getting my teeth into the series. A great ...more
Nov 22, 2013
Nov 22, 2013
 
The Drawing of the Three (The Dark Tower, #2)
4.20
I am enjoying it, it is certainly different. Quite interested in how the story will pan out, very King style how he can make a walk down the beach int ...more
Mar 20, 2012
Mar 13, 2012
 
Awaken His Eyes (The Awakened - Book One)
3.64
That was a good read. I actually took Friday off playing Xbox to finish it. I really got hooked into the story, which is a big statement coming from s ...more
Jan 06, 2012
Jan 01, 2012
 
Night of Knives (Malazan Empire, #1)
3.78
Review to follow, but seriously Goodreads, give us half stars.
This not a 3 star, but it's also not a four. So therefore.................
Sep 04, 2011
Aug 31, 2011
 
How to Brew: Everything You Need to Know to Brew Beer Right the First Time
4.38
A must have for homebrewers. More data and info than you could poke a stick at.
not set
Mar 20, 2013
 
Reaper's Gale (Malazan Book of the Fallen, #7)
4.32
Review to come, but oh-oh a 3 star score? From Erikson? who defaults 4 to 5 stars.
I have to say that I enjoyed the book and the Letharii/Edur relation
...more
Oct 18, 2011
Sep 21, 2011
 
Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
4.31
Review to come
Oct 26, 2011
Oct 26, 2011
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