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Fireproof
4.45
When rating this book I’m not comparing it to other novels I’ve read. I found other novels to have much better stories and yet I gave them lower score ...more
Mar 2009
May 07, 2009
 
A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, #1)
4.44
In short, I have never appreciated the fantasy genre. The use of magic and spells by wizards and warlocks doesn't interest me. While this book is cons ...more
Dec 2010
Jan 04, 2011
 
Ringworld (Ringworld, #1)
3.94
This book won both the Hugo and Nebula awards in 1970. Did the book deserve such an achievement? Yes. But if this book was written today I doubt it wo ...more
Apr 27, 2009
Apr 14, 2009
 
The Last Jihad (The Last Jihad, #1)
4.11
This book was highly recommended from my dad and is the first in a series of three. It’s a fictional representation of what could have happened if the ...more
May 2008
Mar 05, 2009
 
Travels
3.92
Have you ever wanted to know more about Michael Crichton? I did – which is why I read this book. Travels is a well written book which chronicles the l ...more
Apr 2009
Mar 05, 2009
 
Planetary, Vol. 1: All Over the World and Other Stories
4.23
This is the first comic I've ever read and therefore when I write this review I can only base my knowledge on opinion - not on any other comic written ...more
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Mar 06, 2009
 
The Terror
3.97
I decided to read this book because I enjoy Dan Simmons and because I wanted to experience a horror book. Dan Simmons has a vivid writing style which ...more
May 2008
Nov 13, 2008
 
Crazy Love: Overwhelmed by a Relentless God
4.16
To be completely honest I'm torn on this book. Crazy Love describes God in all his majesty, wisdom and eternity while asking the question: How are you ...more
Nov 2009
Dec 04, 2009
 
The Great Gatsby
3.84
I do not understand how this book became a classic. Maybe at the time this book was written (1925) the story and character development were phenomenal ...more
Jul 2008
Nov 13, 2008
 
Disclosure
3.70
Michael Crichton is one of my favorite authors and he pulls through with this novel yet again. Disclosure was written in 1992 and deals primarily with ...more
Jul 2008
Nov 13, 2008
 
Cryptonomicon
4.24
I'm on page 731 of 1130 and I'm throwing in the towel. After 731 pages I have no idea where the author is going with this book - there seems to be no ...more
Mar 2009
Nov 13, 2008
 
1984
4.09
This book can easily be one of the best books I have read in a long while. Orwell has created a masterpiece which combines excellent storytelling with ...more
Jun 2008
Nov 13, 2008
 
Searching for God Knows What
3.93
This is my second Donald Miller book and I'm really enjoying the reads. At times Miller shows the negative sides of Christianity and the church and it ...more
Mar 2009
Mar 05, 2009
 
The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
4.40
While this book is actually written for young adults I found it to have some pretty intense moments. Just imagine children being thrown into a jungle ...more
Sep 2010
Aug 25, 2010
 
Ender in Exile (The Ender Quintet, #1.6)
3.84
This book picks up right where Ender's Game ends. In fact, half of the book takes place during the last 2 chapters of Ender's Game and gives a more de ...more
Jan 2010
Mar 05, 2009
 
Blue Like Jazz: Nonreligious Thoughts on Christian Spirituality
3.93
This book should be titled ‘The Spiritual Ramblings of Donald Miller’. The author takes many of his own opinions on spirituality and throws them into ...more
Aug 2008
Nov 13, 2008
 
A Thousand Splendid Suns
4.30
I am a huge fan of this book. Khaled Hosseini is a magnificent writer and he can paint a beautiful story. This book brings out so many emotions and wh ...more
not set
Mar 05, 2009
 
The Kite Runner
4.21
This is easily one of my favorite books. I'm captivated by the characters, story and plot of this book. I cannot emphasize the author's writing abilit ...more
Feb 2009
Mar 05, 2009
 
Heaven's Wager (Martyr's Song, #1)
4.08
I read this a very long time ago. My mom thought the book would be good for me because it was about a programmer and I was interested in becoming a pr ...more
Jan 2000
Jan 30, 2008
 
Hyperion (Hyperion Cantos, #1)
4.16
This book is pure genius. I loved every minute of this read and highly recommend the book to ANYONE - not just those who enjoy sci-fi.
Nov 15, 2007
Jan 30, 2008
 
Ender's Game (The Ender Quintet, #1)
4.28
One of my favorite books. This is only one of two books I have ever read twice - I hate reading books twice.
May 15, 2004
Jan 30, 2008
 
Red: The Heroic Rescue (The Circle, #2)
4.30
This book continued the great story found in Black. I found the connections to Christ very powerful.
Oct 15, 2004
Jan 30, 2008
 
Speaker for the Dead (The Ender Quintet, #2)
4.00
An awesome sequel to Ender's Game. I really want to reread this book in the near future.
Oct 2003
Jan 30, 2008
 
Xenocide (The Ender Quintet, #3)
3.73
Although not my favorite book, it ties in great with the ender's game series.
Oct 15, 2003
Jan 30, 2008
 
White: The Great Pursuit (The Circle, #3)
4.30
This book speaks of redemption and forgiveness. It's a great ending to the series.
Nov 2005
Jan 30, 2008
 
Black: The Birth of Evil (The Circle, #1)
4.22
This series is fantastic. I really enjoyed the story.
Oct 2004
Jan 30, 2008
 
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, #1)
4.18
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Mar 05, 2009
 
Halo: The Flood
3.65
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Mar 06, 2009
 
Mere Christianity
4.28
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Nov 13, 2008
 
Catch-22 (Catch-22, #1)
3.96
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Mar 05, 2009
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