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The 5th Wave (The 5th Wave, #1)
4.09
it was amazing
Attention Mister Rick Yancey,

I have kidnapped your review. Your review is not harmed and shall be released as soon as you meet my demands.

In exchange
...more
May 16, 2013
May 15, 2013
 
Requiem (Delirium, #3)
3.74
it was ok
Requiem. When all good things must come to an end. A horrible, horrible end that didn’t do any justice to the series. But an end nonetheless. Requiem ...more
Jan 27, 2013
Jun 20, 2012
 
Crewel (Crewel World, #1)
3.73
did not like it
It’s been so long since I actively disliked a book that I wasn’t quite sure what to do with myself. The more I tried to separate my dislike for the ch ...more
Dec 08, 2012
Sep 29, 2012
 
Obsidian (Lux, #1)
4.22
it was ok
Whilst I was aware of this novel before Stephanie read and reviewed it, it didn’t strike me as something that I needed to read until that point. There ...more
Oct 04, 2012
Aug 23, 2012
 
Illuminae (The Illuminae Files, #1)
4.32
it was amazing
So nobody is going to be surprised that I loved Illuminae. Nobody. Just like nobody would be surprised if I said that I loved Jay Kristoff and Amie Ka ...more
Feb 22, 2015
May 04, 2014
 
These Broken Stars (Starbound, #1)
3.93
really liked it
I can't review this yet. I quite liked it, yet don't know how to describe it.

I know I read it instead of doing Buzz Worthy News, which is a big no-no
...more
Mar 18, 2013
Jul 22, 2012
 
Days of Blood & Starlight (Daughter of Smoke & Bone, #2)
4.20
really liked it
Days of Blood and Starlight was always going to be a hard sell after the stark and hauntingly beautiful Daughter of Smoke and Bone. I want to address ...more
Nov 03, 2012
Dec 15, 2011
 
The Darkest Minds (The Darkest Minds, #1)
4.24
really liked it
Steph, baby, honey-munchkin. You are going to love this one. I usually don’t do Dystopians much anymore. Steph still loves them though, so I’m kind of ...more
Jan 2013
Jan 01, 2013
 
Through the Ever Night (Under the Never Sky, #2)
4.16
it was amazing
Usually V and I go on random adventures together. Like that time she was a Steampunk airship captain and I was helping her storm a flying fortress to ...more
not set
Mar 12, 2013
 
Gemina (The Illuminae Files, #2)
4.56
really liked it
I don't think Jay Kristoff and Amie Kaufman like cows very much. And I understand why. I mean, they are murderous beasties. If you don't believe me, t ...more
Aug 20, 2017
Jun 11, 2016
 
Ender's Shadow (The Shadow Series, #1)
4.31
it was amazing
I personally found that I enjoyed Ender's Shadow more than Ender's Game.

Perhaps because I found Bean, as a character, more relatable in how he analyz
...more
not set
Feb 14, 2010
 
A Long, Long Sleep
3.83
really liked it
This ARC was provided to me by Candlewick Press for the express purpose of reviewing. I wasn't paid for this review.

Although, you know... if you WANT
...more
May 03, 2011
Feb 22, 2011
 
Taken (Taken, #1)
3.76
it was ok
So I really wanted to like this one, but I just didn’t and the more I think about it, the less I like it. For me, the biggest problem was Gray, whose ...more
Jan 03, 2013
May 10, 2012
 
Riveted (Iron Seas, #3)
3.98
really liked it
The Iron Seas series is exactly my kind of shizzam. It's a buttload of plot, a healthy dose of characterizationion and then just the most delicious hi ...more
Aug 10, 2012
Aug 07, 2012
 
Skylark (Skylark, #1)
3.70
liked it
Skylark is the most technically proficient and well-written novel that I've ever struggled to finish. No doubt Spooner is an author to watch.

The world
...more
Sep 2012
Jul 22, 2012
 
The Last Girl (The Last Trilogy #1)
3.51
really liked it
Adams has written a total psychopath, and sometimes I’m kind of worried because he doesn’t seem to think this character is necessarily a psychopath. O ...more
Oct 25, 2013
Oct 25, 2013
 
Fire & Flood (Fire & Flood, #1)
4.04
liked it
Someone much crueller than me would describe this book as a Survivor Reality show meets YA. Giant race, one winner, only instead of a cash prize and n ...more
Mar 07, 2014
Feb 24, 2014
 
Pivot Point (Pivot Point, #1)
4.08
liked it
West has a brilliant imagination and she’s jammed packed it into this book like it’s got an expiry date and needs to be used up. What she’s done here ...more
Sep 21, 2012
Sep 14, 2012
 
Starship Troopers
4.00
really liked it
I watched Starship Troopers first. I found it amusing, gory, action based and fluffy. When I read the book I wondered if the directer/script writer ha ...more
not set
Feb 14, 2010
 
Because You'll Never Meet Me (Because You'll Never Meet Me #1)
4.01
really liked it
I have to admit, I never would have read this book if the publisher hadn’t put it in my hands and said, “There. Read it.” They didn’t say they would s ...more
Jul 06, 2015
Jul 06, 2015
 
Exiled (The Protector, #1)
3.69
liked it
I put off reading this book for a long time and I’m not sure why. I asked Matt if there was any sexy times in it, and he said not really. That may hav ...more
Mar 12, 2013
Jun 15, 2012
 
False Memory (False Memory, #1)
3.75
liked it
This review may contain spoilers. And by may, I mean most certainly will.

False Memory by fellow Horde player, Dan Krokos, caught my attention. Mainly
...more
Mar 05, 2013
Jan 03, 2012
 
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, #1)
4.21
really liked it
None
not set
Feb 14, 2010
 
Shadow of the Hegemon (The Shadow Series, #2)
3.93
liked it
None
not set
Feb 14, 2010
 
Xenocide (Ender's Saga, #3)
3.78
it was ok
None
not set
Feb 14, 2010
 
Children of the Mind (Ender's Saga, #4)
3.75
it was ok
None
not set
Feb 14, 2010
 
The Restaurant at the End of the Universe (Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, #2)
4.22
liked it
None
not set
Feb 14, 2010
 
Dune (Dune Chronicles, #1)
4.20
it was ok
None
not set
Feb 13, 2010
 
Shadow Puppets (The Shadow Series, #3)
3.88
liked it
None
not set
Feb 14, 2010
 
Ender's Game (Ender's Saga, #1)
4.30
liked it
None
not set
Feb 09, 2010
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