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The Lord of the Rings
4.43
True story (sad when you have lived your life such that you have to add that):

When I was a child we did our yearly camping trip to the West Coast and...more
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Feb 15, 2008
 
The Road
3.94
I have wanted to read Cormac McCarthy for a long time. There are two journalist/writers I read every week on the web. Roger Ebert and Peter King. I re...more
Feb 28, 2008
Mar 01, 2008
 
Pirateology
3.99
This is a book for any child's bookshelf or proudly displayed on their desk at all times. The book is a good read about pirates and their history, cos...more
Jan 2007
Mar 01, 2008
 
Dune (Dune Chronicles, #1)
4.11
Another old favorite. When I was in Junior High I was on the track team and we had a big meet at BYU. I was quite excited to strut my stuff in the 100...more
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Feb 15, 2008
 
Wizardology
4.05
I really love this series. I didnt think this book was quite as good as the Pirateology but it is a very good read with great production values. I can...more
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Mar 12, 2008
 
His Dark Materials Trilogy: Northern Lights, The Subtle Knife, The Amber Spyglass (His Dark Materials)
4.22
This was my birthday gift to myself. I highly recommend reading the UK version and not the US version. The UK version has original art by the author a...more
Jan 20, 2008
Jan 29, 2008
 
The Spiderwick Chronicles Box Set (The Spiderwick Chronicles, #1-5)
3.97
This is a delightful series for young readers. The art work is amazing. I love the pen and ink drawings by Tony Di Terlizzi. The story is good but not...more
Jan 2005
Mar 01, 2008
 
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Harry Potter, #6)
4.47
I think the Harry Potter series is a great work of art. Delightful characters that we all love and cherish. One trend I didnt like in the final two bo...more
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Feb 02, 2008
 
The Black Company (The Chronicle of the Black Company, #1)
3.97
Another great fantasy series with a dark fantasy theme. There are no true "good" guys in this series. Some sexual content. I can not recommend reading...more
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Jan 29, 2008
 
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter, #1)
4.37
I know it is a low score for a book that has so changed our culture but after three reads I must admit that it is vastly inferior in the quality of th...more
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Feb 02, 2008
 
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Harry Potter, #3)
4.46
I think I loved this book the best in the series. Harry finds Black...romance is blooming between some of the students. It still reads like a series f...more
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Feb 02, 2008
 
A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, #1)
4.43
My favorite fantasy next to Tolkein. This is a dark fantasy setting so be aware that there is very graphic violence, characters you like and love will...more
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Jan 29, 2008
 
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter, #7)
4.56
I was a little disappointed by the final book. I dont know what J.K. could have done to please me. I will reread the final three books again this summ...more
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Feb 02, 2008
 
Musashi
4.40
Wow what a great read. Historical Japanese novel about their greatest swordsman.
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Jan 29, 2008
 
Heart of Darkness and the Congo Diary
3.38
My favorite nonfantasy book.
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Jan 29, 2008
 
A Clash of Kings (A Song of Ice and Fire, #2)
4.38
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Jan 29, 2008
 
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Harry Potter, #4)
4.46
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Feb 02, 2008
 
Shadows Linger (The Chronicle of the Black Company, #2)
4.15
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Jan 29, 2008
 
A Storm of Swords (A Song of Ice and Fire, #3)
4.53
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Jan 29, 2008
 
A Feast for Crows (A Song of Ice and Fire, #4)
4.01
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Jan 29, 2008
 
The White Rose (The Chronicle of the Black Company, #3)
4.17
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Jan 29, 2008
 
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Harry Potter, #5)
4.39
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Feb 02, 2008
 
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Harry Potter, #2)
4.28
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Feb 02, 2008
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