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The God Who Weeps by Terryl L. Givens
"An extremely well written examination of the philosophical underpinnings of Mormonism. It explores LDS theology without getting too academic (though it IS academic enough that Mormon studies classes are using this as their textbook) and without ge..." Read more of this review »
Beauty by Robin McKinley
" Yep, Wikipedia says it was written in 1978. I'm pretty sure the screenwriter would have at least consulted it for inspiration. "
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American Gods by Neil Gaiman
American Gods
by Neil Gaiman (Goodreads Author)
read in October, 2014
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Requiem by Lauren Oliver
"I wish the end of the Hunger Games series had been more like this. I loved this ending.

I think Suzanne Collins said something like, "There are no easy endings in war." Basically, she wanted to show the reality of war and that there's a high cost t..." Read more of this review »
The Sandman, Vol. 2 by Neil Gaiman
" Don't worry: the storyline with the queen isn't done yet. :) Nothing ever is with Gaiman. Old story arcs come back into the play all the time in reall ...more "
The Sandman, Vol. 2 by Neil Gaiman
"I really liked the opening story about the African queen & I'm interested to see how the relationships between Dream and his siblings play out in future volumes."
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The Sandman, Vol. 8 by Neil Gaiman
The Sandman, Vol. 8: Worlds' End (The Sandman, #8)
by Neil Gaiman (Goodreads Author)
read in October, 2012
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Sandman Vol. 8: Worlds' End is another brief installment in the Sandman saga. Like volumes 3 and 6, Worlds' End is a series of loosely connected vignettes that explore more aspects of the character Dream, some of the characters who are loosely connec ...more
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The Sandman, Vol. 9 by Neil Gaiman
The Sandman, Vol. 9: The Kindly Ones (The Sandman, #9)
by Neil Gaiman (Goodreads Author)
read in November, 2012
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I don't know how many more additional accolades I can give this series beyond what I've already said in my previous reviews. Simply put, The Kindly Ones was in every way as brilliant as I've come to expect from this series.

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The Cleansing of America by W. Cleon Skousen
" I so hope you're doing a podcast devoted to this. :) "
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