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The Rise of Endymion by Dan Simmons
"The first book I read this year was Dan Simmons' Hyperion, which in turn led to The Fall of Hyperion and Endymion, comprising what I believe is one of the most well-written and compulsively readable science fiction adventures of our age. I really..." Read more of this review »
The Rise of Endymion by Dan Simmons
"At first I simply disliked this book. It was retconning it's own canon and ruining the mythos it has in the name of some cheapened extension of the tale. The mysteries and unknowable nature of The Core, the shrike and the history of it's character..." Read more of this review »
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Drive by Daniel H. Pink
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Storm Front by Jim Butcher
Storm Front (The Dresden Files, #1)
by Jim Butcher (Goodreads Author)
read in December, 2014
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Ancillary Justice by Ann Leckie
"There’s a simple life lesson that I still haven’t really learned, and it is this: being good at making art doesn’t actually mean that you’re any good at teaching, explaining, or critiquing art.

The first example of this in my life was comparing a c..." Read more of this review »
Ancillary Justice by Ann Leckie
Ancillary Justice (Imperial Radch, #1)
by Ann Leckie (Goodreads Author)
read in December, 2014
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What an odd book. It wasn't *bad*. I do mean two stars in the Goodreads sense -- "it was OK." Maybe it hurt that I read it as a book on tape, but so it goes.

To get the good out of the way, some of the sci-fi concepts are interesting. I kind of like t
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Patrick Rothfuss
“It was only then I realized I didn't know the name of Elodin's class. I leafed through the ledger until I spotted Elodin's name, then ran my finger back to where the title of the class was listed in fresh dark ink: "Introduction to Not Being a Stupid Jackass."
I sighed and penned my name in the single blank space beneath.”
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