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Charon's Claw by R.A. Salvatore
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I really enjoyed book #3 of the Neverwinter 4 parter featuring everyone's favorite Drow Ranger. I still feel that Salvatore's villains are more intriguing and fun to read then his heroes.
This time around the story is basically two fold: Drzzt and
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Rocks Off by Bill Janovitz
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Bill Janovitz takes 50 Rolling Stones songs and not always the well known or even semi-played ones and proceeds to tell the band's history through these 50 particular songs.
I think it really helped that not only is he a huge Stones fan, but that h
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The Walking Dead, Book Nine by Robert Kirkman
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Brian Jones by Paul Trynka
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I really enjoyed Trynka's book on Bowie titled _Star Man_, but after reading this book on Brian Jones I felt a little let down. I was looking for more meat on the bone and I feel there is still information to be had in regards to the guy who started ...more
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Al Capp by Denis Kitchen
Al Capp
by Denis Kitchen
read in November, 2014
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Al Capp's life from childhood when he lost a leg to a trolley car accident through the end of his days is told in a very well researched book and I learned many things about Capp that I wasn't aware of.
He actually coined the "Sadie Hawkins" term, c
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Tune In by Mark Lewisohn
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What an amazingly detailed read about the Beatles origin if you will! I have read many books about my favorite band, but Lewisohn provided a wealth of details about the Beatles individual histories from childhood to trips to Hamburg and the earliest ...more
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Lennon by Tim Riley
Lennon: The Man, the Myth, the Music - The Definitive Life
by Tim Riley (Goodreads Author)
read in August, 2013
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Very detailed account of John Lennon with particular emphasis on his early years along with various cousins and situations he found himself in. I am amazed with every Lennon or Beatles book that I read ( and I have read a lot of them ) that I will f ...more
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Without You by Dan Matovina
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Matovina details the origin of Badfinger from their early roots as The Iveys to Badfinger and beyond. The book is out of print and I had to order it through library loan, but it is an engaging read. The tragedy is basically two fold. One is that two ...more
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Gauntlgrym by R.A. Salvatore
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The first in a four volume collection finds Drizzt and Bruenor on a trek to find the legendary and lost dwarven kingdom of Gauntlgrym. It was a pretty nice read featuring a new staff wielding elf with angst named Dahlia along with two of my favorite ...more
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You Never Give Me Your Money by Peter Doggett
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Very detailed account of the Beatles post-break-up. In depth in terms of all the lawsuits, lawyers, contracts, drama, and presents many cases for the Beatles calling it a career as a group.
I laughed out loud near the end of the book when George Ha
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