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An Exchange of Hostages (Jurisdiction, #1)
3.91
it was amazing

Susan R. Matthews has set a new mark in the area of realistic, informed science fiction. Her "Kosciusko" hexology, of which An Exchange of Hostages is

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Jan 2013
Sep 04, 2013
 
Provenance
3.83
really liked it
Ann Leckie's fourth novel is set in the same universe as her stunning Radch Trilogy, but with a very different focus. In this case, the story centers ...more
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Oct 23, 2017
 
An Island Called Moreau
3.01
really liked it
A Second Generation of Monsters

Brian W. Aldiss’s “An Island Called Moreau” is, predictably, a distant sequel to H. G. Wells’s seminal “The Island of D
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May 08, 2018
May 08, 2018
 
See You in a Hundred Years: Four Seasons in Forgotten America
3.84
really liked it

See You in a Hundred Years: Four Seasons in Forgotten America, by Logan Ward, is a charming and intriguing contribution to the growing genre of "yuppi

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Jan 2013
Sep 04, 2013
 
Better Off Without 'em: A Northern Manifesto for Southern Secession
3.55
liked it

Better Off Without 'Em: A Northern Manifesto for Southern Secession, by Chuck Thompson, is an engaging and provocative examination of US North/South t

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Jan 2013
Sep 04, 2013
 
Will in the World: How Shakespeare Became Shakespeare
3.93
it was amazing
Will in the World: How Shakespeare Became Shakespeare is a searching, readable intellectual biography of Shakespeare that casts his life and career in ...more
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Nov 04, 2013
 
Off On Our Own: Living Off-Grid in Comfortable Independence: One Couple's "Learn as We Go" Journey to Self-Reliance
3.57
really liked it

There are many types of people who choose to live off-grid: some are committed environmentalists who approach the issue as an exercise in planning and

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Sep 05, 2013
 
Beat the Reaper (Peter Brown #1)
3.78
it was amazing

Beat the Reaper is the debut novel of author/doctor Josh Bazell. It's a gonzo race through the worlds of medicine and Mafia contract killings, through

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Sep 06, 2013
 
Wild Thing (Peter Brown #2)
3.32
really liked it

I was prepared to like this book after loving Josh Bazell's smash debut novel Beat the Reaper (see my review). Having read it, I can say it fully live

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Sep 06, 2013
 
The Bone Woman: A Forensic Anthropologist's Search for Truth in the Mass Graves of Rwanda, Bosnia, Croatia, and Kosovo
3.98
really liked it

The Bone Woman: A Forensic Anthropologist's Search for Truth in the Mass Graves of Rwanda, Bosnia, Croatia, and Kosovo is a harrowing, fascinating rep

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Sep 19, 2013
 
The West End Horror: A Posthumous Memoir of John H. Watson, MD
4.04
really liked it

The West End Horror: A Posthumous Memoir of John H. Watson, MD is the sequel to Nicholas Meyer's well-received 1993 novel The Seven-Percent Solution.

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Sep 14, 2013
 
What Einstein Told His Cook: Kitchen Science Explained
3.85
really liked it

What Einstein Told His Cook: Kitchen Science Explained is one of a series of What Einstein . . . volumes by chemist/author Robert L. Wolke. Each is a

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Sep 06, 2013
Sep 05, 2013
 
Tilting: House Launching, Slide Hauling, Potato Trenching, and Other Tales from a Newfoundland Fishing Village
4.13
really liked it

There is a fascination in the lives of those who live close to earth and water. The difficulties of a living made from the land are more exciting than

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not set
Sep 09, 2013
 
Five Billion Years of Solitude: The Search for Life Among the Stars
3.89
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not set
Sep 20, 2013
 
Frankenstein: The First Two Hundred Years
4.13
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not set
Oct 23, 2017
 
The Temptation of Forgiveness (Commissario Brunetti, #27)
3.92
it was amazing
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Apr 13, 2018
Apr 13, 2018
 
Town at the Edge of Darkness (The Excoms #2)
4.45
None
Mar 29, 2018
Mar 29, 2018
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