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Heartless (Parasol Protectorate, #4)
4.05
None
Jun 27, 2014
Jun 14, 2014
 
Shakespeare's Landlord (Lily Bard, #1)
3.73
None
not set
Apr 19, 2010
 
Batman: Hush, Vol. 1
4.05
None
not set
Aug 27, 2010
 
Key of Light (Key Trilogy, #1)
4.14
None
Aug 20, 2013
Aug 20, 2013
 
Planetary, Vol. 1: All Over the World and Other Stories
4.23
None
Jul 17, 2014
Jul 18, 2014
 
Kitty Goes to Washington (Kitty Norville #2)
3.87
None
Sep 30, 2014
Aug 05, 2014
 
Texas Gothic (Goodnight Family #1)
3.84
I liked the second Goodnight book better but this was still a fun read.
Dec 20, 2013
Sep 02, 2011
 
Moon Called (Mercy Thompson, #1)
4.18
Really enjoyed this. Fun, capable, supernatural heroines work for me.
Apr 24, 2013
Mar 12, 2013
 
Possession
3.86
I am totally heartbroken now that I've finished re-reading this. It's SO GOOD that I just want it to keep going. Such a gorgeous, multi-layered and we...more
Jun 22, 2012
Jun 18, 2007
 
Dark Currents (Agent of Hel, #1)
3.80
A good blend of familiar urban fantasy tropes with new ideas (ghouls! Lamia! Niflheim/Hel!). Not as sexy as I expected from Carey but still very fun....more
Oct 18, 2014
Oct 13, 2012
 
Fingersmith
4.00
Best lesbian gothic romance EVER: gorgeous prose, complex characters, sharp plot twists and betrayals.
Nov 02, 2010
Sep 27, 2010
 
Entwined
3.86
Uneven pacing but all in all a fun fantasy update of the Twelve Dancing Princesses fairy tale.
Oct 06, 2011
Sep 02, 2011
 
Scarlet (The Lunar Chronicles, #2)
4.31
This adds a twist on the Little Red Riding Hood story to the ongoing sci-fi Cinderella story. Adding another POV character, particularly another stron...more
Mar 22, 2013
Jan 02, 2013
 
Adaptation (Adaptation, #1)
3.60
Started out really strong, enjoyed the sci-fi story and the smart, interesting bisexual girl protagonist, but the ending felt rushed. 3.5 stars.
May 25, 2012
Apr 21, 2012
 
A Discovery of Witches (All Souls Trilogy, #1)
3.98
I really enjoyed this one. The idea of mutual interest and then romance blossoming over a mysterious historical document reminded me of A.S. Byatt's P...more
Aug 09, 2012
Mar 02, 2011
 
The Ruby in the Smoke (Sally Lockhart, #1)
3.74
Oooh, I love a plucky and unconventional teen girl detective story (Sally Lockhart has good company in Nancy Drew and Veronica Mars).
Jan 08, 2012
Dec 12, 2011
 
Three Times Lucky
4.01
Hilarious. I loved Mo LoBeau :)
Feb 13, 2013
Jan 29, 2013
 
Who Pushed Humpty Dumpty?: And Other Notorious Nursery Tale Mysteries
3.68
Fun hard-boiled detective version of several major nursery rhymes/fairy tales.
Feb 11, 2013
Feb 11, 2013
 
Spirit and Dust (Goodnight Family #2)
3.93
Spirit and Dust is a fun supernatural mystery. It's part of a series, but I didn't suffer for not having read Texas Gothic first. I have enjoyed this...more
Oct 2013
Aug 20, 2013
 
Changeless (Parasol Protectorate, #2)
3.99
A bit predictable in places, but still immensely entertaining.
Jun 08, 2014
May 27, 2014
 
The Night Circus
4.00
I enjoyed this so much. Magical realism at its finest.

I loved the sensory details and descriptions of the circus (I want to go!). The author did a gr...more
Oct 20, 2011
Jun 29, 2011
 
Deadlocked (Sookie Stackhouse, #12)
3.58
Too many subplots? Too many tiny characters to keep track of? Who knows, I just wasn't that in to the latest installment.
Jun 14, 2012
May 30, 2012
 
Blameless (Parasol Protectorate, #3)
3.99
Still really enjoying this series.
Jun 14, 2014
Jun 14, 2014
 
Breaking News: Bear Alert
3.81
Funny with lots of details in the background/scenery that kids will enjoy picking out.
Aug 20, 2014
Aug 27, 2014
 
White Cat (Curse Workers, #1)
3.85
Very pleasantly suprised. I absolutely LOVED Cassel as a character, and I really enjoyed the interweaving of magic and con art in the plot. I might ha...more
Dec 10, 2010
Dec 02, 2010
 
A Wrinkle in Time: The Graphic Novel
3.99
An enjoyable graphic adaptation of the book. I'm stuck on a few of the characters/concepts that didn't match my childhood imaginations, but the artist...more
Mar 04, 2013
Mar 04, 2013
 
Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore
3.77
At first I was stuck on how little I liked the characters (Clay seemed like a smug, entitled hipster jerk! Kat was totally a manic pixie dream girl!),...more
Sep 22, 2014
Jan 29, 2013
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