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Snow Crash
4.03
it was amazing
me lu lu mu al nu um me en ki me en me lu lu mu me al nu um me al nu um me me mu lu e al nu um me dug ga mu me mu lu e al nu um me...
Jan 31, 2009
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Aug 28, 2008
 
Where Late The Sweet Birds Sang
3.87
it was amazing
"She shook her head, her eyes fixed, staring at the nightmare scene before them. Who had done this? Why? It was as if the people had converged here to
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May 28, 2012
Jun 03, 2009
 
Johnny Mnemonic: The Screenplay and the Story
3.75
it was amazing
"I put the shotgun in an Adidas bag and padded it out with four pairs of tennis socks, not my style at all, but that was what I was aiming for: If the
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Mar 19, 2012
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Sep 04, 2011
 
Stranger in a Strange Land
3.91
it was amazing
I am delightfully surprised with Heinlein's "Stranger in a Strange Land" and the places in my mind it had taken me, placed me and left me. It is a rea ...more
Apr 06, 2009
Sep 05, 2008
 
Ringworld
3.96
it was amazing

I liked this book, in fact I got hooked at so many parts. As I am a slow reader and me having finished this book in a couple of days should tell ya so
...more
Aug 03, 2012
Aug 01, 2012
 
The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas
4.36
it was amazing

What an amazing tale!
I am really glad I read it, (thanks for the recommendation review Stephen) though the imagery and the social and philosophical wr
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Jun 25, 2012
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Feb 19, 2012
 
Jack of Shadows
4.01
really liked it

What a terrific read of science and magic. Roger Zelazny is the supreme master at mixing the two together. Roger Zelazny truly is fantastic at making
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Aug 2012
Aug 01, 2012
 
The Demolished Man
4.00
it was amazing

Eight, sir; seven, sir;
Six, sir; five, sir;
Four, sir; Three, sir;
Two, sir; one!
Tenser, said the Tensor.
Tenser, said the Tensor.
Tension, apprehension,
A
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Feb 07, 2009
Jan 12, 2009
 
Ubik
4.10
it was amazing
Well… another PKD masterpiece! Ubik was amazing! This is the kind of novel that will never leave me, physically and mentally. I am still trying to fig ...more
Mar 10, 2009
Aug 28, 2008
 
Press Enter
3.97
it was amazing

This is the second time I have read this one and it is one of my favorite novella's and if you were to put it in both categories novels and novellas i
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Aug 04, 2012
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Aug 04, 2012
 
Solar Lottery
3.48
it was amazing
In 1955 Ace Books published Philip K. Dick’s novel Solar Lottery; which was his first published novel and the beginning of a career that changed his l ...more
Oct 19, 2009
Feb 24, 2009
 
Barry Westphal Crashes the Singularity
3.40
it was amazing

This is the best flash fiction audiobook I have ever listened to!


Also, The best thing about this is that the story is free!
It is part of the Creativ

...more
May 25, 2012
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May 25, 2012
 
Four Novels of the 1960s
4.38
it was amazing
The four books that are included in this collection are some of the best I have ever read. These four stories together pretty much covers every genre ...more
not set
Mar 12, 2009
 
Progeny
3.56
it was amazing

NOTE: 1st READ
A robot doctor and a promising young boy with complete understanding of each other.

NOTE: 2nd READ
though this is the second time reading

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Apr 14, 2012
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Jun 17, 2009
 
The Exit Door Leads In
3.82
it was amazing
[spoilers removed]

This has to be one of my "top shelf" favorite's of PKD short's. The entire concept of this story is bona fide Dick and the ending is
...more
Apr 14, 2012
May 21, 2009
 
The Iliad & the Odyssey
4.03
it was amazing

Epic!
Sep 15, 2010
Sep 01, 2011
 
Go Ask Alice
3.76
it was amazing
Though this wasn't Alice's diary... it showed people in a simplistic way that this sort of thing can happen; usually doesn't however, but nevertheless ...more
Jan 2009
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Aug 06, 2008
 
The Road to Serfdom: Text and Documents
4.18
it was amazing
Friedrich August von Hayek wanted to create a country that is worth dying for. He wrote The Road to Serfdom and in doing so had greatly influenced sev ...more
Jun 19, 2009
Jun 15, 2009
 
Big Guy
4.75
it was amazing
LIVE FAST
May 26, 2012
May 26, 2012
 
A Clockwork Orange
3.98
it was amazing
It took me a bit to pony, but this raskazz is Zammechat, I'm tellin' ya, O my brothers. Me droog recommended it to me and I don't know whether to tolc ...more
Jul 07, 2009
Aug 07, 2008
 
The Wise Man's Fear (The Kingkiller Chronicle, #2)
4.57
it was amazing
This is definitely one of the better books I have read so far this year! It is a sequel; the preexisting work 'The Name of the Wind' is almost just as ...more
Jun 29, 2011
Jun 12, 2011
 
The U.S. Constitution: And Fascinating Facts about It
4.33
it was amazing
The Constitution of the United States of America is the supreme law of the United States. Something all citizens of the country should fully know and ...more
Aug 29, 2009
Aug 26, 2009
 
Always Looking Up: The Adventures of an Incurable Optimist
3.82
it was amazing
Michael J. Fox does a fantastic job explaining the extremely complex condition of Parkinson's Disease. This memoir of his was amazingly insightful!
Jun 26, 2009
Jun 03, 2009
 
I Am Legend
4.06
it was amazing
The best ending line of any book I have ever read.
Sep 2008
Sep 16, 2011
 
The Invention of Hugo Cabret
4.23
it was amazing

It's an okay story; I would say maybe 3 stars but the drawings are amazing! And when you combine the pictures and the story together, you get a more t
...more
Sep 21, 2012
Aug 29, 2012
 
Germania
4.33
it was amazing
Dieses Buch hat die besten Illustrationen... AUSGEZEICHNET!!!
Jun 22, 2012
Jun 22, 2012
 
The Kolob Theorem: A Mormon's View of God's Starry Universe
3.96
it was amazing
I love discussions like this and a fascinating idea he had come with. You can believe or not believe in the idea of The Kolob Theorem. This is a very ...more
Jun 2013
Nov 17, 2012
 
Der Struwwelpeter
3.85
it was amazing
I grew up with this book. My mother would read it to me in German and then translate it in English... though she really didn't have to because the pic ...more
Feb 10, 1990
Sep 04, 2008
 
Give Me a Break: How I Exposed Hucksters, Cheats, and Scam Artists and Became the Scourge of the Liberal Media...
3.99
it was amazing
This book is full of hard hitting truths! Covers so many important aspects of the media, such as mainstream television news stations. This book is ess ...more
Jul 07, 2009
Sep 01, 2008
 
Common Sense
3.97
it was amazing
Thomas Paine in 1776 openly ask for independence from Great Britain and has written irrefutable truths using general thoughts of religion and governme ...more
Oct 15, 2009
Oct 13, 2009
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