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Apocalypse Law (Volume 1)
3.84
really liked it
I enjoyed this book a good deal. It reminded me a tiny bit of "The Road" with the father/son plot line and apocalyptic, post-flu, world...

The story fl
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Dec 11, 2011
Dec 11, 2011
 
The Clan (Play to Live #2)
4.29
really liked it
I enjoyed this series. While it's like twitch.tv for MMORPG, yet it's much more than that. If you MMO, this is a series you should take a look at
Jul 2014
Aug 29, 2014
 
The Key to Creation (Terra Incognita #3)
3.80
really liked it
Like in previous previous books, you have to pay attention as you'll jump all over the world page after page. There are a number of simultaneous plot ...more
Jan 05, 2012
Jan 02, 2012
 
The Missing Link
3.15
really liked it
This was a pretty funny book that had me laughing out loud a few times. It's no where near you typical apocalyptic book and the satire gets pretty dee ...more
Apr 2012
Mar 29, 2012
 
Odyssey One (Odyssey One, #1)
4.02
really liked it
This was a great military space opera in the spirt of Weber, White and Ringo. For me, it had a [original] Star Trek vibe, updated for today's (well to ...more
Aug 12, 2014
Feb 27, 2012
 
Dawn of War (Blood War, #1)
3.68
really liked it
I found this a pretty good fantasy. At first I was concerned that it was going to be a little wordy, a little to verbose for my tastes, but quickly I ...more
Oct 09, 2011
Oct 06, 2011
 
Dauntless (The Lost Fleet, #1)
3.93
it was amazing
A pretty darn great military space opera series. I just started this series and haven't pet it down since. This series is costing me a good bit as I j ...more
Nov 30, 2013
Nov 27, 2013
 
Visual Studio 2013 Cookbook
4.45
really liked it
This is a cross post of my review from [Book Review] Visual Studio 2013 Cookbook

Let's start with the bad...

I usually don't write "bad" reviews ("If yo
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Mar 24, 2014
Apr 12, 2014
 
Legon Awakening (Legon, #1)
3.70
liked it
A good hero awakening, prophecy to be fulfilled, young man learning about a hidden past and about he new powers, story.

There's Elves (good and bad one
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Aug 21, 2011
Aug 28, 2011
 
Earthfall (Dinosaur Wars, #1)
3.42
really liked it
**spoiler alert** I thought this book a good read. It was pretty interesting and I thought the character development pretty good. I also like the idea ...more
May 29, 2011
Jun 05, 2011
 
Life After War (Life After War, #1-3)
3.92
really liked it
I thought this an interesting book and at the price I got it (free on her special release weekend) a steal. I had started the first edition of the fir ...more
Jun 15, 2012
Jun 19, 2012
 
Solstice
3.52
liked it
**spoiler alert** Not a bad zombie story and provides a different take on a zombie apocalypse. Image zombies that know they are dead and can talk and ...more
Jun 23, 2012
Jun 24, 2012
 
Building Interactive Queries with Linqpad
4.00
really liked it
This is a cross post from my review on my blog, [Book Review] "Building Interactive Queries with LINQPad"

In my usual review style, I'm going to give y
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Aug 02, 2013
Aug 06, 2013
 
Fearless (The Lost Fleet, #2)
3.97
it was amazing
First off, you have to start this series at book #1. But more importantly, don't start it at all! It will take over your life and you'll not be able t ...more
Dec 2013
Dec 03, 2013
 
Legend of the Sword (In Her Name: The Last War, #2)
4.25
really liked it
Another great book in the series. It didn't all the impact of the first book, but nearly so...

One thing I finally realized was nagging me about the sp
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Jul 2012
Jun 28, 2012
 
The Dead and the Gone (Last Survivors, #2)
3.84
really liked it
Another good book in this series, again told chronologically, but this time in the third person.

As you can see from when I started and finished this
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Sep 25, 2011
Sep 25, 2011
 
Chasing Vegas
3.41
really liked it
This story is as much a action adventure, cops and robber tale as it is science fiction. Sure it's set in the future, and there's some tech used in th ...more
Feb 21, 2012
Feb 18, 2012
 
Love for Lua Game Programming
3.00
really liked it
Cross-post from my review at http://coolthingoftheday.blogspot.com...

Book Snip:

"LÖVE for Lua Game Programming

Preface
Chapter 1: Getting Started with L
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Nov 23, 2013
Nov 22, 2013
 
Earth Strike (Star Carrier, #1)
3.76
it was amazing
Wow. This was one of the better military science fiction books I've read in a long time. The science was prefect, very "sci-fi" stuff, but also believ ...more
Feb 07, 2012
Feb 06, 2012
 
Temporary Duty
3.90
really liked it
This was a pretty interesting book and I enjoyed it... but...

One mechanical issue I had with the book is that the font would switch into italics and t
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Jul 27, 2011
Jul 24, 2011
 
Siege of Titan (Star Crusades Uprising, #1)
3.48
really liked it
I thought this a pretty good book. Fast, easy reading, well formatted and pretty action packed.

I would have liked more depth during the "basic" part o
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Sep 02, 2011
Aug 28, 2011
 
Right Ascension
3.41
really liked it
**spoiler alert** I thought this was a pretty darn good book, well written and an interesting story line with a few unexpected plot twists.

The author
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Aug 16, 2011
Aug 13, 2011
 
Battle Earth (Battle Earth #1)
3.39
liked it
This wasn't a bad book, but I have to wonder if the author was ever in the military. I got the impression, not. Just some simple things, like "over an ...more
Mar 10, 2012
Mar 06, 2012
 
John Carter: Adventures on Mars (Barsoom, #1-5)
3.91
really liked it
It's been a number of decades since I've read these and all I can say, is that they are kind of cute... They seem kind of simple and pure. You can tel ...more
Mar 20, 2012
Mar 13, 2012
 
How Firm a Foundation (Safehold, #5)
4.16
it was amazing
This book was David Weber at his best. The web he weaves in this story is awesome and is getting better with every book. This book was one of the bett ...more
Nov 03, 2011
Nov 03, 2011
 
Married with Zombies (Living with the Dead, #1)
3.74
really liked it
**spoiler alert** You think you had a bad day...

It starts off with a couple going through a rough patch in their marriage and their lives. Then they e
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Sep 03, 2011
Sep 02, 2011
 
MoonRush
3.26
The science in this killed it for me... Interesting characters and plot, easily discernible good guys and bad guys, but the science behind it just did ...more
May 25, 2012
May 25, 2012
 
Rogue Hunter: Quest of the Hunter
3.61
liked it
This was an interesting book, one that I thought pretty good. The cover turned me off it a little, but in the end the twists and turns were very inter ...more
Nov 02, 2011
Oct 30, 2011
 
A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, #1)
4.44
really liked it
Pretty much what everyone says about this book is true...

The HBO series is very close to the actual book. Actually almost too close. I was having dej
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Jul 06, 2011
Jul 01, 2011
 
A Mighty Fortress (Safehold, #4)
4.10
really liked it
Great book in the series. The only thing I wish is that we'd get more faster! ;)

This is the fist book I've read on my kindle (that I just got for XMas
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Dec 31, 2010
Dec 29, 2010
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