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6
The Road
3.95
it was ok
The Road got a lot better for me by the end. Though there was an overall intensity to the narrative that after a while started to resonate as flatness ...more
Mar 2008
Mar 13, 2008
 
7
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
3.85
really liked it
I liked this book a lot. It was an incredibly fast read and very entertaining. I didn't find it funny, per se, but I really enjoyed all the mathematic ...more
May 2008
Apr 07, 2008
 
3
About a Boy
3.79
really liked it
This has a lot more... pathos, than the movie does. The main adult character, played by Hugh Grant in the movie (I forget his name in the book) is exp ...more
Jan 2002
Jan 11, 2008
 
1
Gödel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid
4.29
it was amazing
I read a couple of specific chapters of this in college when I was researching for a paper on naive set theory. This book is intensely meta; it's full ...more
Mar 2004
Jan 04, 2008
 
2
Geek Love
3.99
it was ok
Someone gave me this as a gift when I first moved to Chicago, after I kept saying I wanted to read it... and it's sat on my shelf ever since. Maybe it ...more
not set
Jan 11, 2008
 
5
The Catcher in the Rye
3.79
liked it
None
not set
Feb 05, 2008
 
4
Big Fish
3.64
it was amazing
None
not set
Jan 11, 2008
 
8
The Lovely Bones
3.77
really liked it
None
Oct 21, 2009
Oct 21, 2009
 
9
Warm Bodies (Warm Bodies, #1)
3.94
it was ok
None
Dec 2013
Apr 12, 2013