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The Dark Age (The Ancient Future, #1)
3.92
it was ok
**spoiler alert** I am wary of time-travel books at the best of times. At the worst - well, books like The Ancient Future (even the title makes me cri ...more
May 30, 2011
May 30, 2011
 
Dragonlinks (The Jelindel Chronicles #1)
3.69
it was amazing
I love this book to DEATH. I've read it through four or five times, and the same goes for the the sequel Dragonfang, which is almost as good as the or ...more
not set
Sep 12, 2010
 
Way of the Wolf (Montana Mavericks #7)
3.83
it was ok
I don't usually review anything that comes under the Mills & Boon banner, but I feel particularly bound by this one. Now, I know that every story ...more
Mar 28, 2011
Mar 26, 2011
 
Glass Sword (Red Queen, #2)
3.96
liked it
I honestly can't make up my mind about this one. I tore through it, needing to get to the next page as fast as I could...and yet something holds me ba ...more
Mar 03, 2016
Mar 05, 2016
 
The Night Circus
4.03
it was amazing
A truly amazing read.
Sep 2015
Sep 01, 2015
 
Poison Princess (The Arcana Chronicles, #1)
4.15
it was amazing
Kresley Cole continues to amaze me. I saw this book months ago, and it caught my eye - alas, I hadn't the cash to purchase it then. BUT GEE WIZZ when ...more
Jul 23, 2013
Jul 23, 2013
 
The Savage Series, Books 1-3: The Pearl Savage, The Savage Blood and The Savage Principle
3.74
did not like it
**spoiler alert** There were quite a few problems with these books, to my mind. I could handle the strange, virtually unexplained societies that the n ...more
Nov 21, 2013
Nov 21, 2013
 
Outside In (Insider, #2)
3.84
liked it
**spoiler alert** I have this weird habit of avoiding space-type books. I'm a firm fantasy lover (give me dragons and knights and women in long skirts ...more
Sep 08, 2011
Sep 05, 2011
 
Wither (The Chemical Garden, #1)
3.81
it was ok
**spoiler alert** I spent a few weeks staring at this book on the shelves, bemoaning its ridiculous price (really, $25 for this??) and thinking - wow ...more
Sep 09, 2011
Sep 07, 2011
 
Fallen (Fallen, #1)
3.74
did not like it
Wow.

I really do hope that my disgust is palpable enough that it is felt through the screen of your computer. My GOD - I'm just - I'm so angry and dis
...more
Mar 20, 2011
Mar 16, 2011
 
Assassin's Apprentice (Oathbreaker, #1)
3.95
liked it
The cover was really eye-catching, the title had 'assassin' in it, and I love my fantasy.

Still, I was a little disappointed.

It had a good style, the c
...more
not set
Sep 12, 2010
 
The Uncrowned King (King Rolen's Kin, #2)
3.83
really liked it
As far as sequels go, this book was really quite good. I found The King's Bastard to be dull and lifeless at times, and I found it a challenge to cont ...more
Sep 10, 2010
Sep 04, 2010
 
Valiant (The Modern Faerie Tales, #2)
3.92
it was ok
Still only mild on my list - certainly doesn't rank well in the long run. The characters were perhaps a tad less typical of YA novels, and thus more i ...more
Oct 29, 2010
Oct 22, 2010
 
The Usurper (King Rolen's Kin, #3)
3.79
really liked it
The Usurper picks up exactly where Uncrowned King left off. Byren is the Uncrowned King, Fyn is something of a pirate, and Piro is in the service of t ...more
Sep 28, 2010
Sep 20, 2010
 
Ironside (The Modern Faerie Tales, #3)
4.04
liked it
I feel like I crossed over into something new with this book. Maybe the constant love my friends have for these books influenced me in some way, I don ...more
Nov 07, 2010
Oct 29, 2010
 
Mastiff (Beka Cooper, #3)
4.24
really liked it
I'm sad to see this series of books end. I've followed them quite eagerly, I am very much a fan of Tamora Pierce (Tricker's Choice and Trickster's Que ...more
Feb 17, 2012
Jan 29, 2012
 
Of Beast and Beauty
3.93
it was ok
It is my opinion that the first person - particularly when you swap between different characters - is not very pleasant to read. Sadly this book did n ...more
Feb 14, 2016
Feb 14, 2016
 
Cross Stitch (Outlander, #1)
4.20
liked it
Alright, so Having read Into the Wilderness and then Cross Stitch/Outlander, I enjoyed Into the Wilderness more.

Claire wasn't a great character for me
...more
Mar 20, 2012
Mar 09, 2012
 
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, #1)
4.20
really liked it
I think I'm too cynical for my own good. But there it is.

So in the beginning I was pretty excited - what person who has read this book didn't love it
...more
Nov 10, 2010
Sep 04, 2010
 
Before They Are Hanged (The First Law #2)
4.27
liked it
How to describe my thoughts for this book.

I didn't hate it, quite. I didn't love it either, however. I stand on some weird middle ground (Abercrombie
...more
May 29, 2011
Feb 22, 2011
 
The Spook's Sacrifice (The Last Apprentice / Wardstone Chronicles, #6)
4.20
really liked it
I do love this series. It's really quite different - the setting, the characters, the lore that's involved, it makes me happy! Even after five novels ...more
Mar 23, 2011
Sep 05, 2010
 
PathFinder (TodHunter Moon, #1)
4.18
really liked it
Pretty devastated that the cover for my copy wasn't the one that looks like the Septimus Heap ones. Truly devastated. They even changed the Septimus H ...more
not set
Dec 22, 2014
 
Tithe (The Modern Faerie Tales, #1)
3.73
it was ok
This book came to me highly recommended, but I found myself disappointed. A simplistic writing style accompanyied with a plot that was perhaps underde ...more
Oct 23, 2010
Sep 04, 2010
 
What a Dragon Should Know (Dragon Kin, #3)
4.33
really liked it
I love this series the more I read - it says in the front pages that they can be read as stand-alones, but I would highly recommend reading them in or ...more
Jan 2013
Jan 02, 2013
 
Falling Upwards
2.98
really liked it
This was kind of really bizarre, but I enjoyed it. The characters were charming and if the outlandishness doesn't deter you, then it's worth a read!

W
...more
Oct 2012
Oct 01, 2012
 
Stardust
4.07
it was amazing
This was a fantastic book. I've seen the movie a bazillion times, so I knew it was time to dig into the novel. Of course, the inconsitencies were obvi ...more
Jun 05, 2012
Sep 05, 2010
 
Black Ice
3.50
really liked it
Something about this book - perhaps the fact that it's one of the first books I remember reading, and I read it a fair few times - that just keeps me ...more
Jan 2005
Sep 12, 2010
 
Beastkeeper
3.34
liked it
I did not realise that this book was for a younger audience - the heroine was thirteen. That was terribly disappointing. I enjoyed the concept but fou ...more
Apr 25, 2016
Apr 24, 2016
 
Ral's Woman (Zorn Warriors, #1)
3.86
really liked it
ALIEN SEX. And lots of it - highly entertaining! The best part was the technical aspect of human/alien coupling. I love that there were words for cert ...more
Dec 27, 2012
Dec 29, 2012
 
Deerskin
3.88
really liked it
I really love fairy tale adaptions in novels. Really do. Something about them gets me into it right away - and I was glued to this one from the beginn ...more
Jul 20, 2012
Jul 06, 2012
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