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The Litigators
3.68
Why this book should probably have never been published:

1. Characters all were of dubious intelligence, and no one likes an idiot. A villain, maybe, o...more
Nov 06, 2011
Nov 06, 2011
 
Forger's Spell
3.80
If books were rated solely on subject matter, this one would undoubtedly merit 5 stars: 17th century Dutch masters + WWII + art crime + psychology = o...more
Mar 28, 2011
Mar 22, 2011
 
Priceless: How I Went Undercover to Rescue the World's Stolen Treasures
3.71
A good read for anyone who appreciates art and its importance in our collective human experience. Also a great read for potential thieves who are look...more
Mar 04, 2012
Mar 05, 2012
 
Homicide: A Year on the Killing Streets
4.37
After six weeks of nearly straight TV-watching, I finished all five seasons of The Wire, and I needed more. I was jonesing like Bubbles. Had to get my...more
Mar 20, 2011
Feb 09, 2011
 
Motherless Brooklyn
3.91
REALLY liked this book. I'm not really a mystery/thriller reader, so I was a little concerned when I read that Motherless Brooklyn told the story of a...more
Jun 04, 2009
May 08, 2009
 
Orange Is the New Black
3.67
I literally just wrote my favorite review I've ever written, but it never published after hitting save. I'm crushed.

Replacement review forthcoming af...more
Oct 30, 2013
Oct 30, 2013
 
Death in the City of Light: The Serial Killer of Nazi-Occupied Paris
3.46
I bet when Crown Publishing stumbled across this manuscript, they shit themselves thinking they could turn David King into the next Erik Larson and De...more
May 29, 2012
Feb 24, 2012
 
The Lovely Bones
3.71
Moderately entertaining. Clever topic, but it was a little too "Oprah's Book Club" for me: family drama, filled with sorrow and woe, etc. Bo-ring.
Jul 2001
Feb 06, 2008
 
A Time to Kill
3.94
None
Jan 1997
Aug 05, 2011
 
Room
3.95
None
Mar 22, 2011
Nov 07, 2010
 
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1)
4.06
None
Sep 24, 2010
Oct 04, 2010
 
The Big Sleep (Philip Marlowe, #1)
4.06
None
Oct 29, 2009
Sep 28, 2009
 
Gone Girl
3.93
None
Aug 20, 2012
Jun 05, 2012
 
Catch Me If You Can: The True Story Of A Real Fake
3.98
None
not set
Jul 20, 2009
 
The Cuckoo's Calling (Cormoran Strike, #1)
3.80
None
Jun 13, 2014
Jun 14, 2014
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