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Worm
4.67
it was amazing
This was an amazing superhero epic.
The MC is a bullied/traumatized teenage girl who ends up with the somewhat horrifying ability to control swarms of
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Feb 25, 2018
Mar 31, 2017
 
Bloodstone
4.07
liked it
Kane is a true antihero. He is not just a guy doing good through questionable means; he is an evil villain, trying to take over the world, and he is t ...more
Jul 03, 2012
Jul 05, 2012
 
Queen of Sorcery (The Belgariad, #2)
4.14
liked it
I like this better than the first book. It continues to expand the world and characters.
Garion begins to use his magic.
However Garion is still tied to
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Aug 21, 2015
Aug 18, 2015
 
The White Song (Chronicles of the Black Gate, #5)
4.35
really liked it
Demons vs Dragons
Demons vs Well everyone
Great finish to the series even if the ending and wrap up were a bit abrubt.
Mar 07, 2018
Mar 01, 2018
 
Nightingale's Lament (Nightside, #3)
3.96
it was amazing
Wow!

I mean really, I'm not all that fond of horror and gore, and I'm still giving this 5 stars. It was fun, interesting, fast paced and thoroughly enj
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Mar 17, 2012
Mar 17, 2012
 
By the Sword (Repairman Jack, #12)
4.11
it was amazing
The Repairman Jack series was very slow getting into the course for which it was intended, but it is now rushing along at a great rate.

Jack is simply
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Oct 27, 2011
Oct 24, 2011
 
American Vampire (Vampire for Hire, #3)
3.92
liked it
I liked it, but the "shiny" has worn off the series.
Quote: "Vampire Fatigue Syndrome."

Some of the little issues I had, in no particular order. The na
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Mar 19, 2018
Mar 16, 2018
 
Monster Hunter Alpha (Monster Hunter International, #3)
4.26
it was amazing
A pack of werewolves isolates a small town and goes on a rampage, attempting to kill or turn everyone in town.

Correia writes what I want to read.

This
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Aug 30, 2011
Aug 21, 2011
 
Ascent of the Aliomenti (The Aliomenti Saga #3)
3.90
liked it
It just might suck to go back in time and be unable to wreak vengeance on the bad guys, because you might erase yourself and your children from existe ...more
Jan 24, 2016
Jan 19, 2016
 
Monster Hunter International (Monster Hunter International, #1)
4.05
it was amazing
The first paragraph had me hooked:
"On one otherwise normal Tuesday evening I had the chance to live the American dream. I was able to throw my incomp
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Aug 16, 2017
Aug 16, 2010
Jun 11, 2010
 
Days Gone Bad (Vesik, #1)
3.75
liked it
Interesting story about a "good" necromancer.
(I suppose you might consider him evil if you love pigeons.)
I liked it, but it isn't Dresden.
Damian tries
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Mar 03, 2017
Feb 13, 2017
 
Winter's Heart (Wheel of Time, #9)
3.93
it was ok
I'm on disk 8 and so far NOTHING of interest has happened. 90% of the first half of the book could simply have been summarized and told rather than sh ...more
Jun 30, 2012
Jun 07, 2012
 
Switchblade Goddess (Jessie Shimmer, #3)
3.70
liked it
A supercharged urban/dark fantasy. Jessie Shimmer is a tough girl.

Has some very horrific scenes.

X-rated.

Love the magic.

What a cover! If this book were
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Jan 15, 2012
Jun 15, 2011
 
Ancillary Justice (Imperial Radch, #1)
3.97
it was ok
The AI protagonist with its distributed bodies and thought processes was interesting. However the first 335 pages (about 80% of the book) were really ...more
Aug 11, 2014
May 13, 2014
 
Dungeon Calamity (The Divine Dungeon, #3)
4.48
really liked it
Great end to the trilogy.
Oh, it could use some polish, but overall quite good.
I hope there will be more books in the series.
Dec 08, 2017
Dec 06, 2017
 
Skulduggery Pleasant (Skulduggery Pleasant, #1)
4.21
it was amazing
Skulduggery Pleasant, a self chosen pseudonym (after all, real names and given names are dangerous). A detective, elemental wizard (works with fire, a ...more
May 26, 2010
Apr 30, 2010
 
Prodigal Son (Dean Koontz's Frankenstein, #1)
4.02
really liked it
I read the original Frankenstein book, and didn't much care for it. I enjoyed this modern update to the story much more.

I'm not really a fan of horror
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Aug 14, 2013
Aug 13, 2013
 
The Fiasco In News
4.10
it was amazing
This is a hilariously twisted superhero novel.
Our hero/antihero, Adam, has the useless superhero power of being an immortal disaster magnet. Oh, he ca
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Dec 2017
Dec 01, 2017
 
Cerulean Sins (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter, #11)
3.84
it was ok
This book has a lot of vampire politics; Belle Mort's agent, Musette comes to town, and stirs things up. There is also a little bit of necromancy and ...more
not set
Aug 05, 2010
 
The Necromancer  (The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel, #4)
4.13
really liked it
I enjoyed this installment of the story, and will be starting the next book as soon as possible.
This one ends on the biggest cliffhanger yet.

The main
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May 26, 2014
May 15, 2014
 
Bloodlist (Vampire Files, #1)
3.67
really liked it
Jack Fleming is good man and an ace reporter in 1930's Chicago who had exchanged enough blood with his vampire lover that he knew the possibility exis ...more
not set
Jun 18, 2010
 
Return of the Emperor (Sten, #6)
4.04
it was amazing
The Eternal Emperor has been assassinated, and the usurpers, unable to locate the Emperor’s secret source of AM2, find their power collapsing around t ...more
not set
Jul 13, 2010
 
First Grave on the Right
4.06
liked it
The most entertaining paranormal romance I've read in quite awhile.
Charley Davidson was born a supernatural being; a portal between the world of the l
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Jan 26, 2016
Jan 21, 2016
 
You Suck: A Love Story (Vampire Trilogy, #2)
3.82
really liked it
Picks right up where bloodsucking fiends leaves off. Jody has just made C. Thomas Flood, my favorite grocery-store-night-restocking-crew-manager-froze ...more
Jan 21, 2011
Oct 26, 2010
 
Life in Shadows (Good Intentions, #2.1)
3.96
liked it
Four stories set in Kay Elliott's Good Intentions universe.

Authenticity - 2 stars - Introduces us to a lesbian witch couple, Onyx and Molly. The story
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Nov 11, 2017
Nov 08, 2017
 
Playing with Fire (Skulduggery Pleasant, #2)
4.31
it was amazing
Skulduggery Pleasant, A detective, elemental wizard (works with fire, air, water and sometimes earth), smart mouth, hard-case and walking talking skel ...more
not set
Apr 30, 2010
 
Axeman (The Forever Man #2)
4.18
liked it
Enjoyable book two.
More of an episode than a more traditional story with a beginning, middle, and end. Nathaniel is growing into his power. He travels
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Jun 11, 2016
Jun 03, 2016
 
Paths Not Taken (Nightside, #5)
4.05
really liked it
Join Taylor, Suzie and Tommy Oblivion on a jaunt back in time to the origin of the Nightside. There are brief stops along the way to do open heart sur ...more
Apr 22, 2012
Apr 18, 2012
 
The Warlock (The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel, #5)
4.18
really liked it
I'm enjoying this very imaginative thrillride of a series, and look forward to the next one.

Yes, there are irritating things about the series. Another
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Jun 2014
May 26, 2014
 
Magician's Gambit (The Belgariad, #3)
4.13
liked it
The series continues to get better.
The pace of the story continues faster than in the first two books.
Aunt Pol has stopped smothering Garion with her
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Aug 27, 2015
Aug 21, 2015
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