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Night Watch (Discworld, #29; City Watch, #6)
4.47
it was amazing
Since I reviewed Nightwatch...

Night Watch is Terry Pratchett's non-parody of Les Miserables, and one of my favorite books ever. Where Les Miserables c
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not set
Mar 11, 2011
 
The Last Watch (Watch #4)
4.10
really liked it
This (fourth) book ranges from Edinburgh to Samarkand - lots of 'local color'. The lead characters have gotten more powerful as the books go on, but s ...more
Jul 10, 2011
Jul 10, 2011
 
Agatha H. and the Airship City
4.01
it was amazing
Excellent pulp! I'm going back and reading Girl Genius, the comic it's adapted from.
Aug 09, 2011
Aug 14, 2011
 
Secret Germany: Stauffenberg & the True Story of Operation Valkyrie
3.65
it was ok
This book front-loads the bomb-plot, then segues into a somewhat hagiographic biography of Stauffenberg and an extended section about his mentor/spiri ...more
Aug 21, 2011
Aug 27, 2011
 
The Nightwatch
3.97
it was amazing
This started out as a modern-day urban vampire novel, but turned into... something like the battle between Good and Evil, during some Cold War era. No ...more
Mar 10, 2011
Mar 11, 2011
 
Howl's Moving Castle (Howl's Moving Castle, #1)
4.30
it was amazing
Re-read the book after watching the Miyazaki film. They're both worth the effort, but I think I like the film slightly better.
Apr 2009
May 06, 2009
 
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, #1)
3.28
really liked it
Ridiculous, but fun.
Dec 26, 2010
Dec 26, 2010
 
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea
3.86
it was amazing
Classic for a reason.
not set
Jan 13, 2011
 
Whitechapel Gods
3.26
liked it
Steampunk alternate history thing set in London. The author did plenty of worldbuilding, but it didn't come through all that well. The characters were ...more
not set
Nov 28, 2010
 
Finishing the Hat: Collected Lyrics, 1954-1981, With Attendant Comments, Principles, Heresies, Grudges, Whines, and Anecdotes
4.49
it was amazing
Quite interesting for a musical theater fan!
not set
Jan 17, 2011
 
Flowers in the Attic (Dollanganger, #1)
3.79
liked it
None
not set
Apr 02, 2009
 
High School Confidential: Secrets of an Undercover Student
3.09
it was ok
None
not set
Nov 20, 2010
 
Johnny and the Bomb (Johnny Maxwell, #3)
3.80
liked it
None
Mar 20, 2010
Mar 08, 2010
 
The Wee Free Men (Discworld, #30; Tiffany Aching, #1)
4.25
it was amazing
None
not set
Jul 16, 2009
 
Second Foundation (Foundation #3)
4.23
liked it
None
not set
Apr 02, 2009
 
Green Mars (Mars Trilogy, #2)
3.91
liked it
None
not set
Jul 19, 2010
 
The Old Man and the Sea
3.73
liked it
None
not set
Apr 02, 2009
 
The Winter Prince (The Lion Hunters, #1)
3.81
it was amazing
None
not set
Dec 30, 2014
 
1984
4.14
liked it
None
not set
Apr 02, 2009
 
Around the Bloc: My Life in Moscow, Beijing, and Havana
3.79
really liked it
None
Jun 05, 2009
May 17, 2009
 
The Foundation Trilogy (Foundation, #1-3)
4.39
really liked it
None
not set
Apr 02, 2009
 
From Hell
4.16
really liked it
None
not set
Oct 16, 2011
 
2001: A Space Odyssey (Space Odyssey, #1)
4.12
liked it
None
not set
Apr 02, 2009
 
Childhood's End
4.09
liked it
None
not set
Apr 02, 2009
 
The Mirador (Doctrine of Labyrinths, #3)
3.98
really liked it
None
not set
Jul 16, 2009
 
Walking Home: A Woman's Pilgrimage on the Appalachian Trail
3.82
it was amazing
None
not set
Jun 05, 2009
 
The Great Gatsby
3.89
liked it
None
not set
Apr 02, 2009
 
A Canticle for Leibowitz
3.97
really liked it
None
not set
Apr 02, 2009
 
Night (The Night Trilogy #1)
4.30
liked it
None
not set
Apr 02, 2009
 
Hunting Party (The Serrano Legacy, #1)
3.86
really liked it
None
not set
Nov 01, 2010
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