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No Silent Night: The Christmas Battle for Bastogne
This is a great look at the battle for Bastogne. Barron does a masterful job creating the scenes on both sides of the battle, US and German. Relying o...more
May 27, 2013
Apr 22, 2013
Sniper on the Eastern Front: The Memoirs of Sepp Allerberger, Knight's Cross
Being the memoirs of a German sniper on the Eastern Front, I was expecting a general history of the war with personal accounts interjected. I got so m...more
Feb 17, 2013
Jan 26, 2013
Battle Chasers Anthology Hc
Here's a series I've intended to read for a long time. I've heard so many positive things about this, that once I saw a digital edition on Comixology...more
Mar 22, 2013
Mar 16, 2013
Locke & Key, Vol. 6: Alpha & Omega (Locke & Key #6)
A fantastic finish for a great series. This wraps up all the loose ends and settles lots of questions. Basically once I started reading this book I ha...more
Aug 21, 2014
Aug 14, 2014
Locke and Key, Vol. 3: Crown of Shadows
This story gets better and stranger with each book. Lots of character development in this volume, with a healthy does of strange-scary. The writing is...more
Aug 14, 2014
Aug 12, 2014
The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and Other Clinical Tales
I picked up this book because my son read it and related some fascinating stories from it. The depictions of the various problems of Dr.Sacks's client...more
Dec 20, 2011
Dec 14, 2011
Wonder Woman, Vol. 2: Guts
I was never a Wonder Woman fan but after I read the first volume of this reboot I have changed my stance. What a great series! Forget the superhero st...more
Aug 14, 2014
Mar 30, 2014
Omar Dogan's Girl Seven
This book was a bit of a surprise for me. The premise was interesting: create seven characters and develop them over time. So the book is a chronology...more
May 24, 2012
May 22, 2012
Story Engineering
This was an all-around great book on writing. The main drive behind this book is that that are six core competencies to writing. To succeed at writing...more
Mar 15, 2012
Mar 09, 2012
The Broken Lands (Diary of the Displaced, #2)
This third book really joins together the first two books and makes sense of a lot of things that happened in both. After reading this book, you will...more
Jan 07, 2012
Dec 30, 2011
I am Ozzy
As a long time fan of Ozzy, I was excited to find he had written an autobiography. Even if I've stopped following his recent activity, his music has b...more
Jul 09, 2012
Jun 27, 2012
Iron Man: My Journey Through Heaven and Hell with Black Sabbath
I've been a Black Sabbath fan since I can remember, joining in at the height of the Dio years. Tony was my idol growing up, and so when I saw he had a...more
Jan 17, 2013
Jan 05, 2013
Locke & Key, Vol. 4: Keys to the Kingdom
Another stellar addition to this series. The artist really takes some chances with his Calvin & Hobbes tribute, but it works beautifully. Each cha...more
Aug 15, 2014
Nov 08, 2012
The Most Famous Ghost of All and Other Ghost Stories
This is probably my favorite book of all time. It's a collection of short ghost stories for children. I was just in grammar school when it was new. I...more
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Jan 07, 2012
The Amityville Horror
I read this book in 1980 when I was just a kid. I had learned of the Amityville Horror from my mother's "newspaper".... the National Enquirer. Armed w...more
not set
Apr 22, 2012
The Shangri-La Diet: The No Hunger Eat Anything Weight-Loss Plan
As a lot of people mentioned, you don't need to buy the book to get the diet plan. It's pretty simple and explained on the author's website. The book...more
Apr 2012
Mar 31, 2012
Chasing Spirits - The Memoirs of Reginald Weldon
I was excited to get to the next book in the Diary series. I was surprised when the character wasn't the same as the first book. But that's my fault f...more
Jan 2012
Dec 27, 2011
This is the first David Gemmell book I've read, and I enjoyed it. All the standard fantasy tropes are present, but I didn't mind them. In fact, I was...more
Aug 19, 2012
Jul 25, 2012
The Emperor's Will. John Blanche
This is a slim hardcover book of Warhammer 40K art. The artwork focuses on the Imperium of Man, hence the title of the collection. The pictures are ni...more
Mar 05, 2012
Mar 05, 2012
The Journal of James Halldon (Diary of the Displaced, #1)
I thoroughly enjoyed this book. It was exactly what I was looking to read. It's written as a diary, which could've been a disaster. But Mr. James did...more
Dec 27, 2011
Dec 16, 2011
Everything's Eventual: 14 Dark Tales
I think the best way to sum up this book is to state, "This is a Stephen King book." You must know him by now. If you don't, read something else by hi...more
Nov 02, 2012
Oct 17, 2012
Free Will
This is another short book by Sam Harris, similar to his Amazon Single "Lying." In this book, Harris argues for the non-existence of free will. I was...more
Mar 17, 2012
Feb 11, 2012
The Fort
I have read a lot of Bernard Cornwell and loved all his books. This one, however, was just plain boring. I only managed to get through the first third...more
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Jan 01, 2012
Faith and Fire
I liked this book. If you are a fan of 40K, particularly of the Sisters of Battle, then you should find it an enjoyable read. If you didn't understand...more
Dec 15, 2011
Dec 12, 2011
Complete Sketches and Studies
This is a fantastic art book. While there are some sketches in here, it is mostly finished art. Stevens' work done in charcoal on toned paper is amazi...more
Mar 25, 2012
Mar 17, 2012
My Work Is Not Yet Done
I've been a long time fan of Thomas Ligotti, ever since I read his short stories in Weird Tales during the early Nineties. I was anticipating reading...more
Jan 19, 2012
Dec 16, 2011
The EC Archives: Tales from the Crypt, Vol. 2
This was a fun read, though maybe not as fun as the first volume. The stories start out strong, but lose their kick over the course of the volume. It'...more
Jan 30, 2012
Jan 20, 2012
Leningrad: The Epic Siege of World War II, 1941-1944
This was a powerful book. The siege of Leningrad is NOT Stalingrad, just for the record. This book shows the siege of Leningrad through the eyes of di...more
Jun 09, 2012
Jan 01, 2012
High Window
Having never read any Raymond Chandler, I knew I was doing a disservice to myself. His writing is so highly regarded in all those "how to write" books...more
Jun 27, 2012
Feb 19, 2012
Sharpe's Tiger (Sharpe, #1)
This book was sent to me as a gift by someone anonymous. So if you're reading this, then thank you for the book!

Sharpe's Tiger was awesome. We're tal...more
Dec 07, 2012
Oct 10, 2012
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