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Explorer: The Mystery Boxes
3.92
Eight tales revolving eight different mystery boxes, each with its own moral and a window into our imagination. A must read for both children and thei ...more
Nov 08, 2012
Nov 08, 2012
 
G.I. Joe: Hearts and Minds
3.68
Max Brooks gives us a deeper insight of the members of GI Joe and Cobra. The man has a way with words the way his father has a way with comedy. Must r ...more
May 05, 2012
May 06, 2012
 
The Silmarillion
3.80
After a month of reading The Silmarillion - yeah, I was that slow - I'm glad I finally finished it. There is little to say other than the Tolkien book ...more
Dec 2008
Nov 27, 2007
 
Twelve
3.19
A poorly written book by "up and coming" writer Nick McDonell. The guy was 17 years old and it showed in his writing. It was the sort of thing that yo ...more
Apr 2003
Jan 14, 2008
 
I Want My Hat Back
4.38
I don't know how to review this book and give it the justice it deserves. I love it. I really really really love it. Sorry, that's the best I can do.
Jun 02, 2012
Jun 01, 2012
 
Batman: Eye of the Beholder
3.14
Of all the Dick-Grayson-as-Batman titles I've read thus far, this is my least favorite. Actually, it may not even be worth of the title favorite.
Nov 05, 2012
Nov 05, 2012
 
Cuts Like a Knife
3.44
It's not Shakespeare, I'll give you that. A nice story - a page turner, even. Well written and a decent structure. Muddled with clichés, though.
Jan 14, 2013
Jan 13, 2013
 
Batman: Long Shadows
3.94
Dick Grayson as Batman: Meh. Two Face as Batman (even though it's a hallucination): Awesome. Verdict: It's an okay book.
May 06, 2012
May 06, 2012
 
The Walking Dead, Compendium 2
4.50
I'm a fool for ever doubting this series. {more}
May 20, 2013
May 17, 2013
 
God is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything
3.93
"...religion has an enormous multiplier of tribal suspicion and hatred, with members of each group talking of the other in precisely the tones of a bi ...more
not set
Dec 25, 2007
 
Glue
3.81
I don't know what to say about Glue other than I liked the novel. It follows the story of four friends from the schemes of Edinburgh, a story that exp ...more
Jun 30, 2012
Jul 03, 2008
 
On the Road
3.66
I didn't end the book, but I read enough to know that Jack Kerouac was passionate about his life. I gave three stars because it wasn't my cup of tea. ...more
Nov 2005
Nov 26, 2007
 
The World Belongs to You
3.53
An inspirational book for readers young and old. A must for your child's library.
Aug 28, 2013
Aug 28, 2013
 
Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist
3.76
Thought provoking is possibly the last thing Young Adult literature brings to mind, at least with me. Most of it is just garbage. Enter Nick & Nor ...more
Apr 13, 2009
Mar 08, 2009
 
Queer
3.68
I'm not sure what to say about the book. I enjoyed far more than I did Junky, and I guess that makes me a sinner in the literary world because everyon ...more
Oct 2005
Nov 26, 2007
 
The Show-and-Tell Lion
3.74
Cute story.
Jul 27, 2012
Jul 27, 2012
 
Darkness on the Edge of Town
3.59
Keene once again proves the awesome powers he has a horror writer, incorporating his take of Lovecraft’s Cthulhu Mythos.

Following the lives of Robbie
...more
Mar 11, 2010
Mar 11, 2010
 
Requiem for a Dream
4.08
God knows when I last read this book. I try to read it once every year, but I slipped up. I love the book and I don't think it can take another trip w ...more
Jun 2005
Nov 26, 2007
 
How to Have a XXX Sex Life: The Ultimate Vivid Guide
3.35
A bunch of Vivid pornstars decide to write a sex manual. It didn't go too well.

I can't seriously think anyone within normal boundaries of sex would ev
...more
not set
Nov 27, 2007
 
Lies & the Lying Liars Who Tell Them: A Fair & Balanced Look at the Right
3.79
Liberal and conservative unite and take back the country...oops, too late for that.

I read this book late, so I didn't do it for the outdated attack on
...more
Jul 2007
Jul 12, 2007
 
How to Breathe Underwater: Stories
3.94
The book is a collection of short stories by Julie Orringer. I took a chance on a new author and I loved her work. The two that I really like are "Whe ...more
Jan 2006
May 25, 2007
 
Collected Poems, 1947-1980
4.16
I read this book off an on whenever I get the urge and need to learn more about the world. I'm not sure why I love it so much, but it's there upon my ...more
Nov 2005
Nov 26, 2007
 
Junky
3.84
I read Queer before reading this book. I suppose to understand (not really) that book you should read this one first. They go hand in hand about Burro ...more
Oct 2005
Nov 26, 2007
 
The Quixote Cult
3.85
The book takes place in my hometown and the college I attend. It follows the main character de la O through his life during the tail end of the sixtie ...more
Nov 2006
May 25, 2007
 
True Love: A Practice for Awakening the Heart
4.30
The book is written beautifully and helps one find that inner peace to love anyone (and not just romantically). We've forgotten how to give ourselves ...more
May 2007
May 25, 2007
 
Naked Lunch
3.48
You know, I'm not sure if I can review this book or write what I learned because I could never really finish it. I keep getting lost in his text and t ...more
Oct 2005
Nov 26, 2007
 
The Long Hard Road Out of Hell
3.86
I read this book every year minus the last year, since high school. I don't know why. It's not like it's a brilliant book or deviates from the normal ...more
not set
Dec 01, 2007
 
The End of Alice
3.64
A.M. Homes's powerful narrative shines the light upon the most commonly misunderstood individual, all the while never showing mercy - from the beginni ...more
May 03, 2010
Nov 26, 2007
 
Last Exit to Brooklyn
3.95
I learned about this book after reading Requiem for a Dream. I loved that book so I checked this one, buying it actually.

Let's see, what I learned...w
...more
Jul 2004
Nov 26, 2007
 
The Woman Who Fell from the Sky: Poems
4.19
I have nothing against the poet, but the fact she places explanations at the end of each poem ruins it for me. I don't give a fuck what inspired you t ...more
Oct 2007
Sep 15, 2007
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