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The Territory (Josie Gray Mysteries #1)
3.61
really liked it
This was Tricia Fields' first novel. It is about a town on the Texas- Mexico border called Artemis. Josie Gray, the Police Chief of Artemis is trying ...more
Mar 30, 2012
Apr 01, 2012
 
The Dragon and the George (Dragon Knight, #1)
3.88
liked it
I read this book almost 40 years ago. It was one of my first fantasy reads, and I loved it! I recently ran across it and 5 or 6 more that Dickson had ...more
Jan 16, 2014
Jan 17, 2014
 
Grandmother Spider (Charlie Moon, #6)
4.12
really liked it
If you like Tricia Fields, Michael McGarrity, Craig Johnson, or Tony Hillerman, then you will most likely enjoy reading James Doss. This novel is full ...more
Jan 26, 2015
Jan 26, 2015
 
Avenger (The Last Gunfighter, #15)
4.27
liked it
What really bothered me about this book was this: It says WILLIAM W. JOHNSTONE, in large caps across the title page. If you read the fine print, you s ...more
Oct 11, 2012
Oct 14, 2012
 
Black Mesa
3.93
liked it
This book was OK and good enough to get me to the end, but not great. I enjoy good western writing and if you are just getting into the genre, I would ...more
Feb 12, 2014
Feb 12, 2014
 
Finish: Give Yourself the Gift of Done
4.38
really liked it
If you start things, but don't finish them, or set goals and don't follow through, then this book should interest you! Jon Acuff discusses why people ...more
Dec 12, 2017
Dec 12, 2017
 
A Fistful of Collars (A Chet and Bernie Mystery #5)
4.06
really liked it
This is the fifth in the "Chet and Bernie" series. If you haven't sampled Chet and Bernie yet, it is time well spent! These books are well written and ...more
Oct 2012
Oct 02, 2012
 
Whiskey Kills: A Killstraight Story
4.09
liked it
This is a Daniel Killstraight story. It is done in the style of a western-mystery. Daniel is a Metal Shirt, or native police officer on the reservatio ...more
Jun 16, 2013
Nov 10, 2013
 
Under the Dome
3.90
it was amazing
There are many long, involved, intelligent reviews out there for Under The Dome. I just wanted to give a thumbs up to Raul Esparza, who narrated the 3 ...more
Nov 06, 2015
Nov 06, 2015
 
Younger Next Year: A Guide to Living Like 50 Until You're 80 and Beyond
4.05
really liked it
This s a non-fiction book written by a doctor and a lawyer. The doctor is laying out a program on how to live well and be healthy in the last third of ...more
not set
Nov 10, 2013
 
The Conversation: A Revolutionary Plan for End-of-Life Care
4.22
it was amazing
This is an important, well written book concerning end-of-life care. Dr. Volandes presents a plan to implement so that you and your relatives can rece ...more
Mar 04, 2015
Mar 04, 2015
 
The Burning Bridge (Ranger's Apprentice, #2)
4.29
really liked it
This is the 2nd book in the young adult sci-fi series, "The Ranger's Apprentice". This was better than the first installment, and will keep me reading ...more
Feb 26, 2012
Feb 26, 2012
 
Make Your Bed: Little Things That Can Change Your Life...And Maybe the World
4.07
really liked it
Self-help book with a good message! This is a quick read, for those who need a little motivation, but aren't motivated enough to read a longer self-he ...more
May 22, 2017
May 22, 2017
 
Time and Again
3.97
did not like it
I picked this title because Stephen King referenced it in the back of his novel, "11/22/63", as being one of the best time travel novels ever. I thoug ...more
Jul 03, 2012
Jul 07, 2012
 
As The Crow Flies (Walt Longmire, #8)
4.29
really liked it
This is book one of the Longmire series. This was well written and fun to read. There is a TV series based on the books. My wife and I watched the fir ...more
Jul 16, 2013
Nov 10, 2013
 
Storm Front (The Dresden Files, #1)
4.02
really liked it
This one was fun. Harry Dresden is a quirky character, with an attitude. Yeah he does magic, but he is not all that impressed with his own skills in t ...more
Feb 05, 2014
Feb 06, 2014
 
The Moon Maid (Moon Trilogy, #1)
3.69
liked it
This printing was by Bottom of the Hill Publishing, and had many errors, making it hard to read. The story was OK, but not great. Having read several ...more
Jan 13, 2015
Jan 13, 2015
 
Preacher's Quest (The First Mountain Man, #13)
4.35
really liked it
This was my first Johnstone book. It was well written and kept my interest throughout. Johnstone has done a lot of research into that time period, and ...more
Mar 23, 2014
Mar 23, 2014
 
61 Hours (Jack Reacher, #14)
4.08
really liked it
My first Reacher novel! It was a good read, but long. Reacher is ex-military and tough as nails. The series is built on a rather strange premise; Reac ...more
Sep 14, 2013
Nov 10, 2013
 
The Outstretched Shadow (Obsidian Mountain, #1)
4.01
it was amazing
Great! This is the best fantasy I have read since Robin Hobb's Magician's Apprentice. The story is well written and the character development is excel ...more
Apr 04, 2013
Apr 04, 2013
 
The Dog Who Knew Too Much (A Chet and Bernie Mystery #4)
4.09
really liked it
This is the fourth book in the Chet and Bernie Mysteries. They are written from the dog's perspective, and are highly entertaining. These are good mys ...more
Jan 20, 2012
Jan 20, 2012
 
Prodigal Son (Dean Koontz's Frankenstein, #1)
4.01
liked it
This was interesting and probably deserved 4 stars, but it is not a stand alone volume, so I will reserve that rating until I read the next book. Koon ...more
Jan 13, 2012
Jan 13, 2012
 
The Sinister Pig (Leaphorn  & Chee, #16)
3.84
really liked it
Good Tony Hillerman mystery. Not as much Indian lore as some of his others (which I enjoy), but still a good read. Also less action by Hillerman's two ...more
Jan 23, 2014
Jan 23, 2014
 
Scratchgravel Road (Josie Gray Mysteries, #2)
3.77
it was amazing
This is Tricia Fields second installment in the Josie Gray series. The first was "The Territory". While it is not necessary to read them in order, bot ...more
Dec 03, 2013
Feb 10, 2013
 
Consent to Kill (Mitch Rapp, #8)
4.37
liked it
Not the best Vince Flynn I have read. Too long and too dark. Dean Kontz is dark, but occasionally you get some humor to mix it up. 675 pages of darkne ...more
Jul 24, 2017
Jul 24, 2017
 
The Glory Trail
4.33
really liked it
For those of you that don't read westerns, but would like to try one, Mike Blakely would be a good place to start. His novels are well written and he ...more
Jun 08, 2011
May 16, 2011
 
The Battle for Skandia (Ranger's Apprentice, #4)
4.32
really liked it
This is a young adult series that is very well written and can be enjoyed by anyone who likes a good adventure!
Jul 21, 2012
Jul 30, 2012
 
Tick Tock
3.72
it was amazing
If Dean Koontz wrote it, you should probably read it! The guy is really good.
May 05, 2017
May 05, 2017
 
Battle for the Throne: Tales From Falyncia Book One
4.50
really liked it
This is a first novel for E. J. Willis and a terrific start! I found this in the young adult section, but I am in my 60's and enjoyed it from beginnin ...more
Jan 25, 2016
Dec 28, 2015
 
Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience and Redemption
4.39
it was amazing
Outstanding book ! I don't read a lot of non-fiction, but I highly recommend Unbroken. Hillenbrand spent 7 years researching and wrting this fascinati ...more
May 25, 2011
May 16, 2011
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