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Batman: Year One (Batman)
Pretty well written and drawn the story itself seems kind of rushed though. The end just seemed to come rather abruptly and Catwoman's presence seemed ...more
Aug 2008
Jul 04, 2008
Batman: Under the Hood, Volume 2
I really liked the story in this one but the explanation at the end seemed like an afterthought and didn't really work for me. I kind of came out of n ...more
Mar 30, 2010
Mar 30, 2010
The Caves of Steel (Robot, #1)
Liked this one quite a lot. I didn't figure out who the murderer was until the reveal was about to happen. Solid mystery. Solid science fiction. I rea ...more
Mar 19, 2015
Mar 08, 2015
Life Expectancy
Dean Koontz actually managed to make me really care about the characters in this one. That is something that hasn't happened to me while reading a Koo ...more
Dec 2009
Dec 08, 2009
The Hobbit
When I mentioned in a film class that I didn't like any of the Lord of the Rings movies I thought they were going to lynch me so I'm not sure what rea ...more
not set
Jul 04, 2008
City of Night (Dean Koontz's Frankenstein, #2)
This wasn't nearly as enjoyable as the first book in the series. Not a whole lot really happened in the one. It seems to have set up a lot for the nex ...more
Mar 24, 2010
Mar 09, 2010
Prodigal Son (Dean Koontz's Frankenstein, #1)
I enjoyed this much more than I thought I would. Because I am such a fan of the original Frankenstein I was kind of put off by the idea of a sequel. T ...more
Nov 2009
Nov 03, 2009
Invasion of the Body Snatchers
For the most part I really enjoyed this book. It was well written and very suspenseful. The characters seemed realistic and seemed to make realistic d ...more
Jun 2009
Jun 26, 2009
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Harry Potter, #3)
Probably the most well written of the books so far. I still have a bit of a hard time reading Snape. He seems to hate Harry but he doesn't really seem ...more
Dec 13, 2010
Dec 04, 2010
Superman: Red Son
I am not normally a Superman fan (Batman is way cooler) but I loved the way this graphic novel turned the story of Superman on its head. It was extrem ...more
Oct 2009
Oct 19, 2009
Overall I really enjoyed the book. I did feel it was kind of starting to drag towards the end and I thought the conclusion was kind of anti climactic.
Nov 2009
Oct 21, 2009
The Maze Runner (Maze Runner, #1)
I enjoyed this but I'm not sure I enjoyed it enough to continue on with the series.
May 26, 2011
May 19, 2011
The Shining (The Shining #1)
Not having read this since High School, I had forgotten just how damn good it is. Now time to see what Danny Torrence has been up to for the last 35 y ...more
Jan 16, 2014
Dec 28, 2013
Death Masks (The Dresden Files, #5)
This was definitely my favorite of the series so far. Jim Butcher took more time to allow some of the side characters to develop more than they had in ...more
May 09, 2012
Jun 02, 2011
Jurassic Park
I read this book for the first time when I was 12 or 13. It was the first adult level reading I had ever really done. Up until then I had no real desi ...more
May 05, 2011
Apr 04, 2011
The Reel Stuff
This was a pretty good read. It was interesting to read these original stories and see how they compared to the movies. Some of the stories are quite ...more
Jul 2009
Apr 26, 2009
The Zombie Survival Guide: Complete Protection from the Living Dead
I didn't get to completely finish it because I had to return it to the library. I'm not really sure if I will try to finish it at a later time. It was ...more
Nov 2008
Jul 04, 2008
Odd Hours (Odd Thomas, #4)
It seems that the plots of Dean Koontz's Odd Thomas stories just get more and more wild and outlandish as more books get written. That being said thou ...more
Feb 22, 2010
Jan 11, 2010
The Naked Sun (Robot, #2)
Not as good as Caves Of Steel but still a pretty solid sci-fi mystery.
Apr 12, 2015
Mar 15, 2015
The Knife of Never Letting Go (Chaos Walking, #1)
I enjoyed this but I'm not sure if I enjoyed it enough to keep reading the next book in the series. It ended on a cliff hanger though so I kind of wan ...more
Apr 03, 2013
Jan 29, 2013
The Accidental Billionaires: The Founding of Facebook, a Tale of Sex, Money, Genius and Betrayal
The story was actually pretty interesting but the writing style was completely awful.
Sep 2009
Aug 23, 2009
Heart-Shaped Box
I had a hard time getting into this one. I was listening to the audio book and I found myself completely tuning it out. It just wasn't keeping my inte ...more
Feb 25, 2010
Feb 22, 2010
A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, #1)
I just couldn't get into this at all. It is well written, it just wasn't my cup of tea.
Sep 14, 2013
Jun 03, 2013
The Lost Worlds of 2001
A very interesting look at all the work that went into making 2001: A Space Odyssey.
Mar 02, 2010
Sep 02, 2009
Skin Game (The Dresden Files, #15)
Holy shit... so many things that I didn't see coming.
May 30, 2014
Sep 13, 2013
2001: A Space Odyssey (Space Odyssey, #1)
Very good book but I think I like the movie better.
Aug 2009
Sep 08, 2008
Life Itself: A Memoir
Read the book then see the movie. Both are fantastic.
Jul 05, 2014
Apr 05, 2014
Ghost Story (The Dresden Files,  #13)
Dec 05, 2011
Nov 18, 2011
The Walking Dead, Vol. 04: The Heart's Desire
Feb 27, 2012
Feb 18, 2012
The Walking Dead, Vol. 02: Miles Behind Us
Feb 12, 2012
Feb 11, 2012
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