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The Voice of the Night
This is another solid Koontz novel. This one is about a somewhat nerdy young man who gets involved with a popular kid in school. The popular kid is ev ...more
Apr 10, 2008
Apr 15, 2008
A Simple Plan
At a glance, I wasn't very interested in reading this book. I had no idea how many plot twists Scott Smith would put in front of me. It starts off sim ...more
Oct 03, 2007
Apr 16, 2008
The Darkest Evening of the Year
The Darkest Evening of the Year is pretty well paced and nicely written. It turned out to be a quick read for me and kept my interest throughout. Read ...more
Jun 03, 2008
May 29, 2008
Yeah. I understand this is a classic and it's meant to scare people into realizing how bad it could be if your government is out of control. Yeah. I u ...more
Aug 1998
Jan 17, 2008
How to be a Superhero
I picked this book up for some light reading and with the hopes of being somewhat entertained. I found myself entertained with a majority of this book ...more
Aug 2008
Dec 25, 2007
Blaze was a pretty good read. I went through it quickly and enjoyed the main character well enough. The problems that this story suffered from was tha ...more
Jun 27, 2008
Jun 29, 2008
The Bottoms
Lansdale is an author who peaked my interest awhile back, but I hadn't bothered with until recently. When I finally got around to reading The Bottoms, ...more
Nov 10, 2008
Nov 12, 2008
Forcing God's Hand: Why Millions Pray for a Quick Rapture--And Destruction of Planet Earth
I first opened this book and was thinking it was more a novel attacking Christian ideals and all that. I was relieved to find that this book instead c ...more
Feb 23, 2010
Feb 24, 2010
The Stand
First off, this is not the version I read. I simply chose a version because mine was not listed here. I read the complete and uncut version of The Sta ...more
Oct 03, 2008
Oct 17, 2008
Invisible Monsters
After hearing many great things about Chuck Palahniuk's work and thoroughly enjoying the film Fight Club, I decided to check out some of his books. I ...more
Jun 10, 2007
Mar 29, 2008
The Road
Although, I received mixed reviews from people who had either read or heard about The Road, I decided to check it out anyway. I found that it started ...more
Jun 09, 2008
Jun 04, 2008
Wheels of Death (Rig Warrior, #2)
This is what I suppose would be a typical action novel. The lead character is a government-sanctioned killer and truck driver. The concept is interest ...more
Dec 20, 2008
Nov 21, 2008
Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal
I must say I found this book to be a great read. It was entertaining, well researched, and well written. Perhaps it was a bit over the top at times an ...more
Dec 2008
Nov 26, 2008
Field Guide to the Apocalypse: Movie Survival Skills for the End of the World
After reading my copy of the Zombie Survival Guide numerous times, I happened to see this on the book shelf. I figured perhaps I should check it out i ...more
Dec 09, 2008
Dec 18, 2008
Song of Susannah (The Dark Tower, #6)
Have you ever watched a movie that seemed really good and then during the last few minutes, the director tosses in some silly action that causes you t ...more
Jan 2008
Dec 25, 2007
Holidays on Ice
With Christmas not too far off, I figured I should finish reading this book as it was a gift last year. This was my first time reading David Sedaris. ...more
Sep 29, 2009
Sep 28, 2009
Public Enemies: The Host of America's Most Wanted Targets the Nation's Most Notorious Criminals
I picked this book up used a couple years ago and have been procrastinating on reading it since then. About a week ago, I felt it was finally time to ...more
Jul 25, 2008
Jul 25, 2008
The Running Man
For starters, The Running Man is a very cool flick but a much better story. There are very few similarities between the book and the novel. The two th ...more
Mar 24, 2008
Mar 21, 2008
One Door Away from Heaven
This is another solid Koontz novel. I would have to say that it is above his norm, which is pretty good in itself. I found this to be a fast read that ...more
Jan 02, 2009
Jan 11, 2009
A working stiff finds that a good deed leads him to an underground civilization that exists between the cracks of London. Simply helping an injured yo ...more
Feb 25, 2009
Feb 27, 2009
Practical Demonkeeping
After reading Lamb, I was happy to find that we had more Christopher Moore novels on our bookshelves at home. Out of the group I located, I chose Prac ...more
Apr 27, 2009
Apr 28, 2009
Leavenworth Train: A Fugitive's Search for Justice in the Vanishing West
I probably would not have picked this novel up if I did not find a stack of new copies on sale for 99 cents. Well, after reading it I must say I would ...more
Sep 29, 2009
Sep 28, 2009
The Family
After my first reading experience with Puzo's work, I was left not wanting to read any more of his novels. The Family and a couple others remained on ...more
Feb 20, 2013
Feb 27, 2013
Tomorrow, When the War Began (The Tomorrow Series, #1)
After catching this film, I found out that the film was adapted from a novel which I then had to check out. The basic premise is that a group of Austr ...more
Nov 09, 2011
Nov 09, 2011
Fools Die
Mario Puzo is an author I have been hearing about for years, mostly due to the Godfather films. When I found a few of his books for sale, I decided to ...more
Mar 14, 2012
Mar 15, 2012
The Rise and Fall of the Cthulhu Mythos
I'm in a band. I'm in a band in which I write the lyrics. I love horror films and horror literature. This brings me to writing a majority of my lyrics ...more
Jul 19, 2012
Jul 19, 2012
The Lust Lizard of Melancholy Cove
Christopher Moore spit out another creative, interesting, humorous, and bizarre novel with The Lust Lizard of Melancholy Cove. In this novel, Moore re ...more
Jun 18, 2009
Jun 24, 2009
Freezer Burn
Just when I thought Joe Lansdale could do no wrong by me, he did. Sorry. Freezer Burn just did not live up to my expectations for Lansdale. It was alr ...more
Mar 25, 2010
Mar 27, 2010
The Evolution of a Cro-Magnon
This book came highly recommended by some friends who said they could not put it down. As a punk rocker, I figured the stroy of one of the legendary b ...more
Oct 24, 2008
Oct 18, 2008
Murder, rape, castration, sex, masturbation, mutilation, and deception are just a few parts of this truly twisted novel. This is the third book I have ...more
Apr 05, 2009
Apr 06, 2009
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