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Mile 81
Mile 81 is a short e-book (a novella, if you will) released by Stephen King in September 2011. It was released only as an e-book, so I had no idea how ...more
Feb 25, 2012
Mar 10, 2012
Allegiant (Divergent, #3)
So, this was my reaction upon finishing Allegiant:

No no no no no
No no no no no no no


I thought maybe a few days would go
Oct 27, 2013
Oct 27, 2013
The Horse and His Boy (Chronicles of Narnia, #5)
The Horse and His Boy is the third installment in the Narnia series by C. S. Lewis. It takes place during Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy’s reign in Na ...more
Mar 02, 2012
Mar 10, 2012
The Castle of Otranto
The Castle of Otranto is a novel we read for my Jane Austen class my senior year of college, primarily to give us a glimpse into the kinds Gothic nove ...more
Apr 13, 2011
Mar 17, 2012
Prince Caspian
Prince Caspian is the fourth book in the Narnia series by C. S. Lewis. This one has restored my faith in the series after I didn’t particularly enjoy ...more
Mar 09, 2012
Mar 10, 2012
Ender's Game (The Ender Quintet, #1)
My cousin Duncan recommended this book to me when I was about twelve. He let me borrow his copy, which was one of the most battered-looking books I’ve ...more
Mar 25, 2011
Feb 25, 2012
The Invisible Man
The Invisible Man is a science-fiction story about—you guessed it—an invisible man. He appears first as a mysterious, hot-tempered, bandaged stranger, ...more
May 12, 2011
Feb 25, 2012
Northanger Abbey
I was tempted to start this entry with “Victory! I have found a Jane Austen novel that I don’t want to call my favorite!” but that seems wrong of me, ...more
May 05, 2011
Feb 25, 2012
Digital Fortress
Digital Fortress is the story of TRANSLTR, the NSA’s invincible code-breaking machine. When TRANSLTR encounters a code it can’t break, Susan Fletcher, ...more
Feb 21, 2011
Feb 25, 2012
The Stand
The Stand is without a doubt one of my favorite SK books. I think it was the first one I read; either that or It. I remember I bought them at the same ...more
Feb 10, 2012
Feb 24, 2012
Whispers is the story of Bruno Frye, who believes his mother keeps coming back from the dead in different bodies, no matter how many times he kills he ...more
Jun 28, 2011
Feb 24, 2012
The Road
The premise of The Road is pretty simple: a father and son (always referred to as “the man” and “the boy,” never named) are wandering through a post-a ...more
Dec 10, 2011
Feb 24, 2012
Cold Fire
The basic premise of Cold Fire is this: Jim Ironheart, a thirty-something guy from southern California, has a mysterious savior complex that allows hi ...more
Apr 20, 2011
Feb 24, 2012
Hiding in Sunshine
I really wanted to like this book. The premise was so interesting, and I love me a good thriller. I was also intrigued by the fact that this was writt ...more
Feb 06, 2013
Jan 24, 2013
The Dinner
I’ve had The Dinner on my Amazon wishlist for a while, but I don’t actually remember why. I remember reading some list a long time ago of book recomme ...more
Nov 10, 2013
Nov 09, 2013
The Magician's Nephew (Chronicles of Narnia, #6)
The Magician's Nephew is the story of Digory and Polly, two children who meet and become friends during a rainy London summer. One dreary day, they de ...more
Feb 17, 2012
Mar 10, 2012
The Passage (The Passage, #1)
If you asked me about this book while I was reading it, you would have gotten very different answers depending on when you asked. The beginning of thi ...more
Jan 21, 2013
Dec 02, 2012
The Dead Zone
The Dead Zone is another one of Stephen King’s better-known novels—at least to me—probably because I remember hearing a lot about the TV series when I ...more
May 11, 2012
Feb 24, 2012
In the Tall Grass
I had actually forgotten that Stephen King and his son Joe Hill were releasing a short-story e-book this year. It was released back in October, but I ...more
Dec 2012
Dec 01, 2012
The Casual Vacancy
I thought the book blurb was being dramatic when it said that beneath the peaceful exterior of Pagford lay a town at war—but it was not exaggerating a ...more
Oct 28, 2012
Aug 30, 2012
Doctor Sleep (The Shining, #2)
Guys, Dr. Sleep was awesome. I mean, I knew it would be, but I was also afraid a little because this is the first true sequel (other than the Dark Tow ...more
Sep 26, 2013
Sep 24, 2013
Pet Sematary

“Sometimes, dead is better.” This is the haunting tagline of Stephen King’s Pet Sematary, which I made myself finally finish last night. And despite
Dec 19, 2012
Feb 24, 2012
The Mist
The Mist originally appeared as a novella in the 1985 collection Skeleton Crew. They made it into a movie a few years ago when I was in college (I thi ...more
Aug 04, 2012
Feb 24, 2012
Kiss the Girls (Alex Cross, #2)
So I happened to be at a library a few weeks ago—I say “a” library rather than “the” library because I wasn’t in my local library—and I saw a cart of ...more
Oct 10, 2012
Oct 02, 2012
House of Leaves
I first read House of Leaves during the summer of 2007. In my AP Literature class my senior year of high school, we had to choose outside reading book ...more
Jun 25, 2012
Mar 17, 2012
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (Chronicles of Narnia, #2)
The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe is the second book in the Narnia series. This is the one that I read when I was in fifth grade (or sometime in e ...more
Feb 24, 2012
Mar 10, 2012
Gone Girl
About once a year (or twice if I’m lucky), I come across a book that is so good that I immediately demand that everyone I know also read it. Gone Girl ...more
Jan 30, 2013
Dec 04, 2012
Let me just fangirl here for a second: OMG THIS BOOK WAS AMAZING AND EVERYONE EVER SHOULD READ IT!!!!1!!!1!!!111!!!

*Ahem.* Okay, I’m done now.

But seri
Jan 27, 2013
Mar 17, 2012
Bag of Bones
Four years after the untimely death of his beloved wife, Jo, from a brain aneurysm, novelist Mike Noonan is still in mourning—and suffering from write ...more
Jun 25, 2012
Feb 24, 2012
The House's Money
Couldn't get past the first few chapters. Maybe I'll try it again someday.
Dec 23, 2012
Nov 11, 2012
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