Looking for Alaska
4.23
It took me a while to get into this book, but I'm glad I persisted because I got very wrapped up in it and read it quickly. Very well drawn characters...more
May 08, 2011
May 09, 2011
 
The Last Juror
3.80
My first John Grisham and, boy oh boy, did I enjoy this book. Shame the blurb on the back gave away three quarters of the plot, but I loved the writin...more
Apr 29, 2011
May 09, 2011
 
Room
3.95
I thought that this was a stunning book. You have to suspend your disbelief a little over the language and poont of view, but I was more than happy to...more
Dec 26, 2011
Jan 07, 2012
 
Teacher's Dead
3.62
I read this in a day. The voice felt authentic and it was an interesting exploration of the real story behind the sort of headline which is upsettingl...more
not set
Apr 25, 2011
 
Fatal Remedies (Commissario Brunetti, #8)
3.86
My mum lent me three Donna Leon books to read while I visited Venice. I only got round to starting them months later, but I'm hooked! Wonderful charac...more
Nov 30, 2011
Jan 07, 2012
 
A Dance of Ghosts
3.82
I wasn't sure about the book to start with but the satisfying plotting meant that overall it was a good read. I think this is the first in a series, s...more
not set
Apr 25, 2011
 
Little Brother (Little Brother, #1)
3.95
A an edge of your seat thriller about surveillance, civil rights, thinking for yourself, facing choices and making the right ones. A brilliant book. H...more
Jun 25, 2012
Jun 25, 2012
 
Life: An Exploded Diagram
3.67
I thought that this was genius. Bit slow to get going but when I finished it I was just stunned. I think I may actually have said 'Wow' out loud. Wish...more
Apr 2012
Jun 17, 2012
 
Mortal Causes (Inspector Rebus, #6)
3.94
My first Ian Rankin and I really enjoyed it. The quality of writing is outstanding.
not set
Apr 25, 2011
 
True Grit
4.11
This was a quick, very enjoyable read. Mattie's voice is unique, engaging and believable.
not set
Apr 25, 2011
 
On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft
4.25
None
not set
Jun 17, 2012
 
iBoy
3.73
None
not set
Nov 05, 2010
 
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1)
4.05
None
Dec 02, 2010
Nov 05, 2010
 
Hitler's Angel
3.80
None
not set
Jun 17, 2012
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