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Prince Caspian (The Chronicles of Narnia, #2)
3.96
it was amazing
November 19, 2008. I've read these books a zillion and one times and surely I shall read them a zillion more. Because every single time, I realize new ...more
Jan 1990
Nov 19, 2008
 
Uglies (Uglies, #1)
3.86
liked it
I'd heard of this book before, but I didn't realize it was futuristic. The story line is one you've all heard before--in the future, everyone is force ...more
Feb 24, 2009
Dec 14, 2008
 
Burnt Offerings (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter, #7)
4.07
did not like it
Seriously, Laurell K. Hamilton used to write good vampire-slayer novels. Now she writes erotica. Don't get me wrong, I like erotica as much as the nex ...more
Oct 2007
Dec 13, 2007
 
Fluke: Or, I Know Why the Winged Whale Sings
3.73
liked it
Soooo, it took me about 43 years to read this book. And upon thinking for a while and discissing it with Christina for a while I've come to the conclu ...more
Dec 12, 2008
Nov 28, 2008
 
Diary of a Fairy Godmother
3.70
liked it
Cute is the most fitting word I can think of. This book is just plain cute. Annoyingly cute at times. But also touching in its cuteness.


Make your own
...more
Mar 23, 2009
Mar 22, 2009
 
Specials (Uglies, #3)
3.77
liked it
I thought it was dumb at first, but then I started getting into it!
Jun 11, 2015
Jun 11, 2015
 
Strange Candy (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter #0.5)
3.74
it was ok
There are certain people in the world who have a realness, deeply rooted in the earth, bare to sun and moon. And then there are other people in the wo ...more
Nov 14, 2011
Jun 19, 2008
 
A Darkness In Sunshine
4.00
liked it
The story is not so great (my grave mistake was not realizing it was meant to be a dark comedy until after I'd finished), though I did enjoy the rathe ...more
Feb 06, 2015
Feb 06, 2015
 
Promises to Keep (Newford, #12)
4.11
liked it
I spent a great deal of time being angry at Mr. de Lint for introducing me to a Jilly that's completely wrong. And while I'm still miffed at him for j ...more
Mar 10, 2009
Mar 02, 2009
 
The Invisible Man
3.62
it was ok
I finished this book! I didn't like it much until the end which was ok. I think you should go read some of the other reviews of this book on GoodReads ...more
May 20, 2016
May 20, 2016
 
Ender's Game (Ender's Saga, #1)
4.29
it was amazing
Loved it. I actually felt like this story was absolutely complete as is. Not sure why Uncle Orson wrote more Ender books. But regardless, Ender's Game ...more
Dec 2004
Feb 17, 2008
 
Trader (Newford, #4)
4.06
really liked it
I finished my book, I finished my book, I finished my book, I finished my book!!! I love it when I finish a book.

Good ol' Freaky Friday kind of story
...more
Apr 13, 2008
Feb 05, 2008
 
Neverwhere
4.17
it was amazing
My favorite Neil Gaiman. Very different in style than American Gods. Typical Average Joe Turns Hero story with likeable characters and lots of gumptio ...more
Jan 2001
Dec 13, 2007
 
The Ocean at the End of the Lane
3.99
really liked it
There are parts of this book that seem like basic truths. Lessons I learned long ago. That adults are not put together and self-assured as our childho ...more
not set
Jun 22, 2014
 
The Integral Trees (The State, #2)
3.74
liked it
Three stars because the good guys win. And because this book is my friend James's favorite. That's a recent development though. The first half of the ...more
May 31, 2015
May 31, 2015
 
The Left Hand of Darkness
4.05
really liked it
I'm not done thinking.

That's the problem with simultaneously living and reading. Reading is colored by living...

I have come to believe that there is o
...more
Nov 10, 2008
Apr 09, 2008
 
The Lace Reader
3.46
really liked it
This book is really kinda more like two different books. I'm going to rate the first 295 pages as five star! And then I'll go all spoiler on you and t ...more
Jul 22, 2013
Jul 29, 2013
 
Coyote Blue
3.75
it was amazing
I really like Trickster stories. Partially because my parents read me the Brer Rabbit stories all the time when I was little. Partially because my fir ...more
May 27, 2012
May 27, 2012
 
The Penelopiad
3.65
it was ok
As you know by now, Margaret Atwood is my fav among favs. As with most of her books, the first sentence in The Penelopiad woos me into a state of euph ...more
May 26, 2011
May 26, 2011
 
The Martian
4.39
it was amazing
I had my doubts at first, but I ended up really liking this book! And I had no idea how it was going to end--alive Mark or dead Mark. I've been lying ...more
Dec 26, 2015
Dec 26, 2015
 
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (Oz, #1)
3.98
liked it
I don't know how many stars I offer this book. Nor do I know what review I'd like to write.


Never mind. I've got the stars figured out. And after watch
...more
Nov 20, 2011
Nov 20, 2011
 
The Sandman: The Dream Hunters
4.38
it was ok
I don't remember much about this story. It's the only graphic novel I've ever read, if you can even call it that. Is it that? I think it's not the sam ...more
Jan 2002
Nov 25, 2008
 
Pretties (Uglies, #2)
3.85
liked it
So, at the beginning, this book is like, totally bogus. It's like completely angry-making. Especially because of the parts where the only ways to stay ...more
Feb 14, 2011
Jan 24, 2011
 
A Dance with Dragons (A Song of Ice and Fire, #5)
4.30
liked it
Last few chapters were awesome! I don't have much to say about the middle of the book. I'm disappointed that some of the people are dead. Time to read ...more
Aug 31, 2014
Aug 31, 2014
 
M Is for Magic
3.83
liked it
This book was a great way to pass some time. I liked it and enjoyed reading it, though I'm not sure I could add it to my favorites pile. Anyway, two t ...more
Aug 05, 2010
Jan 14, 2010
 
Only You Can Save Mankind (Johnny Maxwell, #1)
3.70
really liked it
This book is about saving mankind. And I've learned that perhaps it's not better to be a hammer than a nail after all.
Mar 05, 2009
Mar 05, 2009
 
In the Shadow of Blackbirds
3.85
really liked it
I kinda wish the dude woulda been alive after all, but that's ok. It was a pretty good book.
Jan 2016
Jan 01, 2016
 
The Peach Keeper
3.84
liked it
A little bit of love; a little bit of magic. Read it in under 12 hours. Yay, books!
Jun 02, 2016
Jun 02, 2016
 
The Door in the Hedge
3.67
liked it
4 short stories. The 4th one is the best. The other three were ok. The end.
Oct 19, 2015
Oct 19, 2015
 
A Storm of Swords (A Song of Ice and Fire, #3)
4.54
it was amazing
The best in the series! (So far.)
not set
Apr 07, 2014
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