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Crimson Bound by Rosamund Hodge
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"Do you think that doing the right thing will always be pretty?"
I really loved Rosamund Hodge's first book Cruel Beauty (my review here). I was not sure how she could possibly match it, especially with a retelling of Little Red Riding Hood which i..." Read more of this review »
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Harbor by John Ajvide Lindqvist
Harbor
by John Ajvide Lindqvist
read in January, 2015
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I thought enough of the opening premise that I slogged my way to the end, which ended up to be a major disappointmentl. A disappearing child, a strange isolated island, some strong characters ...what's not to like? ...a plot that works to build to a ...more
Toby and 3 other people liked N W James's review of Harbor:
Harbor by John Ajvide Lindqvist
"Bahf.

Quick summary: Man investigates his daughter's abduction from a small Swedish town with one huge disappointing secret.

I'm not much for horror novels, but even I thought this book wasn't scary. The plot floated on the surface of the water. It..." Read more of this review »
Harbor by John Ajvide Lindqvist
"There is little doubt that John Ajvide Lindqvist takes his beats from Stephen King. If King is notable for anything, it's the domestication of modern horror, colliding the worlds of the fantastic and grotesque with the lives of everyday folk. In t..." Read more of this review »
The Transcriptionist by Amy  Rowland
" Just put The Rosie Project on request at the library. Thanks!! "
Ancillary Justice by Ann Leckie
"I'm reading this because two book-lovin' pals enjoyed it. Also we discussed it on the SFFaudio podcast. Listen up, gang!

Here's what I can say right now.

The first line of the second chapter was so mind boggling that I read it three times. It couldn..." Read more of this review »
The Transcriptionist by Amy  Rowland
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" Finally received "The Dark Winter" by David Mark and have quickly become a fan. Now working my way through his other books ...at least all the ones in ...more "
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