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The Dispossessed (Hainish Cycle, #5)
4.15
Quite a brilliant book, using a science fiction setting to explore the politics of our world.

The main character is Shevek - a theoretical physicist f
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Feb 09, 2011
 
The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms (The Inheritance Trilogy, #1)
3.78
Very good for a first novel. The book was full of imaginative ideas and had a very well-developed and thought out world. I found the story engaging an ...more
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Feb 09, 2011
 
The Scar (Bas-Lag, #2)
4.14
I would classify this book as leaning more towards fantasy rather than sci-fi - a genre that I am usually not very keen on. This time, however, I was ...more
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Feb 09, 2011
 
Fuzzy Dice
3.79
This book is about one of my favourite subjects - the multiverse and the ontological pickle. Our protaganist, Paul Girard, is granted the ability to t ...more
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Feb 09, 2011
 
Slaughterhouse-Five
4.02
This is the sort of book that you want to force your friends to read when you have finished it so you have someone to discuss it with. It is a hard pl ...more
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Feb 07, 2011
 
Feersum Endjinn
3.74
I was really disappointed by this. Most of the characters are extremely irritating, with the exception of Bascule who is endearing and funny.

The prob
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Feb 09, 2011
 
The Glass Books of the Dream Eaters (Miss Temple, Doctor Svenson, and Cardinal Chang, #1)
3.50
An entertaining book but also something of a struggle to read, mainly because it is about 500 pages longer than it needs to be. It has some charming c ...more
Nov 05, 2012
Sep 26, 2012
 
The Ware Tetralogy
3.76
Rucker's ideas are great...well thought out, imaginative and compelling. Over the course of the 4 books Rucker tells a story of technology rushing for ...more
Jul 05, 2011
May 10, 2011
 
The War of the Flowers
3.85
Completely average, run-of-the-mill fantasy novel with typical "oh no! what have got myself into!!!" protaganist. Enjoyable read, but ultimately forge ...more
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Feb 09, 2011
 
Jennifer Government
3.65
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Apr 11, 2012
Apr 02, 2012
 
Dune (Dune Chronicles, #1)
4.13
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Feb 07, 2011
 
Blood Music
3.78
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Feb 09, 2011
 
Iron Council (Bas-Lag, #3)
3.67
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Feb 09, 2011
 
We Who Are About To...
3.66
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Feb 09, 2011
 
Kraken
3.59
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Feb 09, 2011
 
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, #1)
4.18
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Feb 07, 2011
 
Perdido Street Station (Bas-Lag, #1)
3.94
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Feb 09, 2011
 
Living Next Door to the God of Love
3.34
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Feb 09, 2011
 
Fahrenheit 451
3.95
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Feb 07, 2011
 
The Princess Bride
4.24
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Feb 07, 2011
 
Hothouse
3.65
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Feb 09, 2011
 
The Subtle Knife (His Dark Materials, #2)
4.08
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Feb 09, 2011
 
The Amber Spyglass (His Dark Materials, #3)
4.04
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Feb 09, 2011
 
The Time Traveler's Wife
3.92
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Feb 07, 2011
 
The Golden Compass (His Dark Materials, #1)
3.89
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Feb 07, 2011
 
Woman on the Edge of Time
3.93
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Feb 09, 2011
 
The Lord of the Rings (The Lord of the Rings, #1-3)
4.44
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Feb 16, 2011
 
The Return of the King (The Lord of the Rings, #3)
4.48
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Feb 16, 2011
 
The Two Towers (The Lord of the Rings, #2)
4.39
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Feb 16, 2011
 
Interview with the Vampire (The Vampire Chronicles, #1)
3.96
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Feb 16, 2011
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