cover title author avg rating rating my rating review Down arrow date read date added
 
Ghost World
3.89
I can see how this comic would have massive cult appeal to the 'disenfranchised youth' of the 90's. However, this book is the bastard child of Strange ...more
Oct 03, 2011
Sep 28, 2011
 
Ghost No More: A Memoir
4.30
I would have given it 3.5 stars if Goodreads would allow such a thing.

It's difficult to write about these kind of books because who am I to judge some
...more
Nov 24, 2014
Aug 26, 2014
 
Gone Girl
3.97
This review will not be entertaining.

While the writing was good and I stuck it out because I genuinely wanted to know what happened, I didn't like thi
...more
Oct 19, 2014
Jan 15, 2014
 
Deadpool Kills The Marvel Universe #1
4.07
This will have spoilers, but really, this is Deadpool. Killing the Marvel Universe. You know what you're getting.

I needed a Deadpool fix so I picked t
...more
not set
Nov 18, 2012
 
The Egg
4.12
I'm not a huge student of philosophy so maybe this is really sophomoric stuff, but it put me in awe in a mere four pages. It blew my average, plebeian ...more
not set
Jan 06, 2015
 
A is for Antichrist (A-Z of Horror)
3.89

HAPPY BIRTHDAY…
A boy’s sixteenth birthday is a special occasion. It’s a time where he becomes a man. It’s a time that brings many changes.

But Isaac’s
...more
not set
May 06, 2015
 
Scars
3.67


Last night I went on a bit of a Warren Ellis adventure. I watched his documentary Captured Ghosts which delved into his childhood, skirted into his t
...more
Sep 13, 2014
Sep 12, 2014
 
Breathe
3.41
As you probably have all heard, I am a chronically ill little letter of the alphabet. I was born with (Among other things) Tetralogy of Fallot, which ...more
not set
Nov 12, 2014
 
Flesh Worn Stone
3.50
The island is a playground of horror and the kidnapped are forced to participate in the Game, a modern-day rendition of the Coliseum of ancient Rome, ...more
not set
Feb 22, 2015
 
Flowers of Evil, Volume 1
3.77
(This is a review of Volumes 1-7)

I discovered Aku No Hana thanks to Anime-Planet's hilarious forum thread about the adaptation sickness this series is
...more
Apr 13, 2013
Apr 14, 2013
 
Scratch
2.60
Each and every one of you who are reading this know I am a huge Sam Kieth fan. The Maxx made me aware of story telling methods and narratives that I h ...more
not set
Aug 08, 2012
 
Darkwing Duck, Vol. 2: Crisis on Infinite Darkwings
4.16
The story line in this particular trade gives so many nods to classic comic books that it's almost mind boggling. Not only does it nod to comics, but ...more
not set
May 06, 2011
 
Gods, Demigods & Demons: An Encyclopedia of Greek Mythology
3.98
I've actually had this book since Elementary school. I got it through the Scholastic book order things Elementary Schools offer. I was a geek, sue me. ...more
not set
Oct 18, 2012
 
Alex Cross's Trial (Alex Cross, #15)
3.88
This was my first James Patterson novel though I am familiar with the movie adaptations of his Alex Cross books.

Spoilers below.

I found this to be an e
...more
Mar 18, 2011
Mar 14, 2011
 
A Guardian of Innocents
2.00
This was the first self-published book I purchased for my Kindle. I found it on the AbsoluteWrite forums.

The premise intrigued me and I liked the firs
...more
Jan 26, 2014
Dec 20, 2013
 
John Dies at the End (John Dies at the End, #1)
3.93
I think I have a new favourite book.

Let's start again.
I'm a fairly avid reader of Cracked.com, it's my favourite comedy website. But the funny thing i
...more
Jan 20, 2013
Mar 14, 2011
 
NOS4A2
4.04
3.5 Stars, but Goodreads will not allow for such a crazy thing.

For a while, I had a room mate. I mention her because she had an intense fear of Count
...more
Feb 05, 2015
Sep 03, 2013
 
Sarah's Key
4.11
**spoiler alert** This review WILL CONTAIN SPOILERS and CAPSLOCK because I have so much to rant about.






The first 100 or so pages of this book are good.
...more
Jan 07, 2012
Dec 09, 2011
 
A Child Called "It" (Dave Pelzer, #1)
4.07
Just as an aside, for the purposes of this review, I'm going to presume this book was indeed truthful, a fact that has been disputed for a long time. ...more
Dec 19, 2013
May 05, 2011
 
The Disaster Artist: My Life Inside the Room, the Greatest Bad Movie Ever Made
4.38
When I'm doing non-writey stuff at the computer, such as surfing or art stuff, I've fallen into the habit of listening to podcasts. Still, I tend to d ...more
Jan 08, 2015
May 06, 2013
 
Hell on Earth (Doom #2)
3.64
**spoiler alert** (Originally posted in my blog on March 28th 2010)

I'm not arrogant enough to believe that anyone reading this has actually been activ

...more
not set
Sep 17, 2010
 
The Death of Bunny Munro
3.42
On July 1st, I saw Nick Cave live in concert, on July 2nd, I saw 20,000 Days on Earth, the Nick Cave documentary. This month I have consumed vast quan ...more
Jul 29, 2014
Dec 20, 2013
 
Arkham Asylum: Madness
3.45
I bought this way back in March I think, but read it on Sunday during a power outage. How appropriate.

Sabine is a nurse who works at Arkham Asylum and
...more
not set
Mar 14, 2011
 
Right-Hearted: Finding What's Right With a Wrong-Sided Heart
3.90
This is more like it.

Previously I had reviewed Daniel Wallock's short story Breathe: A Very Short Story and I didn't care for it. I ended the review
...more
not set
Nov 19, 2014
 
The Postmortal
3.80
A funny thing happened when I finished this book. Immediately after reading the final page I flipped back to the opening pages to read about John as h ...more
Dec 28, 2012
Jul 28, 2012
 
The Fault in Our Stars
4.38
I can count the number of books and movies that had made me cry on both hands, though I don't need all 9.5 of my fingers to do it. This book will not ...more
Jun 12, 2014
Feb 04, 2014
 
The Strain (The Strain Trilogy, #1)
3.75


It took me 13 months to read this book and for the longest time Goodreads shamefully displayed that I was 94% finished with it. I didn't want to finis
...more
Apr 10, 2012
Mar 14, 2011
 
Rescue
3.27
**spoiler alert** It's a good book if you just want to pass the time reading. It's non-challenging and offers a simple plot is base characters. Sheila ...more
Jun 07, 2011
May 31, 2011
 
Transmetropolitan, Vol. 9: The Cure (New Edition)
4.45
Volumes 8 and 9 really cemented my love for Spider Jerusalem as a character. While cynical and crude, there's a sort of boyish innocence to him that I ...more
Jun 04, 2013
Jun 03, 2013
 
Yours Truly, Jack the Ripper
3.04
NOTE: DO NOT read the story's blurb, it gives away everything.

It was well written, and very atmospheric. Unfortunately the blurb spoils the twists and
...more
not set
Jan 02, 2015
Rss
« previous 1 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 16 17