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A Feast of Ice and Fire: The Official Game of Thrones Companion Cookbook
4.35
I enjoy a good cookbook. And when I look at the recipes and go 'well I don't have snakes or locusts' it really challenges me to think outside of my no ...more
Jan 2013
Jan 09, 2013
 
Welcome to Temptation (Dempseys #1)
3.94
I'm not usually a fan of romance novels in any form but this one has substance.
There's a little bit of everything rolled into this one. A small mid- A
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Jun 2010
Feb 06, 2011
 
Dark Places
3.90
This is my first novel from Ms. Flynn and it will not be my last.
An excellent tale of murder mystery done through the CSI talents of a character that
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Jan 11, 2013
Jan 09, 2013
 
The Woman in Black
3.65
I keep with my tradition that I must read a book before seeing a film adaption by the same title by tackling The Woman in Black.
Upon reading the begin
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Feb 14, 2012
Jan 25, 2012
 
Story of O
3.36
I read this book for an Erotica in Lit graduate class in college. It will not be everyone's cup of tea. It follows the accounts of a young women whose ...more
Jan 2002
Jan 02, 2011
 
Eight Girls Taking Pictures
3.27
Perhaps if I had noticed this authors previous works I would not have picked this one up, shows that I do not entirely read the front cover when I pic ...more
Jan 09, 2013
Dec 18, 2012
 
Legends of the Dark Crystal, Vol. 1: The Garthim Wars
3.68
I really wanted to like this one. I enjoyed the Dark Crystal as a child and was interested in reading (& viewing) the prequel to the movie's circu ...more
Dec 12, 2012
Dec 18, 2012
 
Madame Tussaud: A Life in Wax
3.24
This book is well written. It is a little dry at times. However, I enjoy that the author gives accounts of what is happening politically, socially &am ...more
Apr 10, 2011
Mar 06, 2011
 
Darkly Dreaming Dexter (Dexter, #1)
3.87
I read this because someone recommended the Showtime series and I'm one of those that likes to see the source.
I really like the internal dialog of the
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Mar 2009
Feb 06, 2011
 
Hater (Hater, #1)
3.65
This book series takes one into a unique view of society.
The reader is thrust into situations were the once civil world quickly
turns into fights for s
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Apr 10, 2012
Apr 05, 2012
 
The Sandman, Vol. 4: Season of Mists (The Sandman #4)
4.54
I'm glad I've stuck with the Sandman series, the first couple of collections I was a little iffy about. This one included subject matter that really k ...more
Jan 04, 2013
Jan 04, 2013
 
Prodigal Son (Dean Koontz's Frankenstein, #1)
3.99
I could not put this one down. A very interesting twist on the classic tale. You learn that the creature is living in tormented isolation until it is ...more
Jan 2006
Jan 03, 2011
 
Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West (The Wicked Years, #1)
3.48
I luved the Wizard of Oz growing up and unlike most children I always enjoyed the villan. So given the oppertunity to see the world of Oz from the oth ...more
Jan 21, 2011
Jan 03, 2011
 
The Night Circus
4.01
I was recommended this read by one of my librarian friends & he definitely knows my taste in books.
This book is quite simply amazing.
While I was r
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Feb 09, 2012
Sep 14, 2011
 
Hungry: A Young Model's Story of Appetite, Ambition, and the Ultimate Embrace of Curves
3.48
While I wouldn't say this is the best written book of all time I think it is a must read for any young girl especially in today's society. Who hasn't ...more
Jan 06, 2011
Jan 02, 2011
 
Joe Golem and the Drowning City: An Illustrated Novel
3.68
This one became alot more than I was expecting and was pleasantly surprised by how much I enjoyed it.
I knew Mignola's work from the Hellboy comics and
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Dec 12, 2012
Dec 12, 2012
 
Losing Graceland: A Novel
3.57
This book is a great read. Very nice flow and tempo. The characters are very well developed with plenty of strengths, weaknesses and personality. A wo ...more
Mar 05, 2011
Feb 06, 2011
 
A Clash of Kings  (A Song of Ice and Fire, #2)
4.39
Wonderful continuation into the world of Westeros.
We are beyond main character introduction, but new ones come about as the reader travels to more lan
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Jan 13, 2012
Oct 14, 2011
 
Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
4.05
This is a very enlightening book.
It explores the journey that the body takes once someone has departed this world.
The refreshing part of this material
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Jan 27, 2012
Mar 24, 2011
 
A Storm of Swords (A Song of Ice and Fire, #3)
4.54
As with Martin's other books in the series this one doesn't fail to deliver.
The plots and character twists are still ever present. As the lands are th
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Feb 05, 2012
Jan 13, 2012
 
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, #1)
3.26
I read it. I didn't like it. I was never a fan of the original Pride and Prejudice and not even zombies could save this one for me. If your a fan of t ...more
Jun 2010
Jan 03, 2011
 
Aloha from Hell (Sandman Slim, #3)
4.00
I must say that Kadrey has quickley become one of my goto authors for reading enjoyment.
The third book in the series of Sandman Slim continues the adv
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Oct 12, 2012
Nov 16, 2012
 
The Autobiography of Mrs. Tom Thumb
3.65
I must admit I could not finish this one. It wasn't that the subject matter was not of interest, it was the voice behind the words.
For such a fascinat
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May 16, 2012
Aug 28, 2011
 
The Illustrated Man
4.12
I think that Bradbury is one of the best weavers in storytelling.
This is a collection of stories that stems from individual images on a man's skin. Th
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Jan 2006
Jan 21, 2011
 
All By My Selves: Walter, Peanut, Achmed, and Me
4.00
I am definitely a fan of Dunham's standup comedy. I enjoy biographies so I thought I would give this one a try...
Dunham continues his interjection of
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Apr 12, 2011
Mar 24, 2011
 
Son of a Witch (The Wicked Years #2)
3.43
I think this one is better than the first book Wicked. I cared more about the characters, they were developed better and I enjoyed following them thro ...more
Feb 04, 2011
Jan 21, 2011
 
Death in the City of Light: The Serial Killer of Nazi-Occupied Paris
3.48
This is a very well put together book. There is alot of conflicting information that goes along with the subject matter of Marcel Petiot.
Mr King was a
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Nov 28, 2011
Nov 16, 2011
 
Something Wicked This Way Comes (Green Town, #2)
3.95
Wonderful book. Bradbury is awesome at what he does. A wonderful blend of horror, suspense and coming of age all in the same novel. This novel begins ...more
Jan 2007
Jan 03, 2011
 
Sandman Slim (Sandman Slim, #1)
3.93
This book is great. A man gets dragged to hell cause he pisses of the wrong people. He figures out how to get outta Hell by killing the right demons. ...more
Apr 16, 2011
Mar 24, 2011
 
Krampus: The Yule Lord
4.11
As Brom is so talented at doing here is another tale woven from the threads of mythology and familiar icons to create a unique view and understanding ...more
Nov 11, 2012
Nov 16, 2012
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