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I Have Chosen to Stay and Fight
3.39
did not like it
A few times in this book, Margaret Cho asks why she isn't asked her opinion and only white men in business suits get to share their ideas on the news. ...more
Aug 2011
Oct 29, 2011
 
Bloodsucking Fiends (A Love Story, #1)
3.93
really liked it
November 2016 Re-Read
In my quest to enjoy the entire Christopher Moore collection in audio format (and toss a little bit more money his way by purchas
...more
Dec 04, 2014
Nov 20, 2014
 
Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal
4.26
it was amazing
April 30th, 2017
This time around, I listened to this book on Audible instead of using taking the time to look at all those letters on the pages. My pr
...more
Apr 30, 2017
Feb 05, 2015
not set
not set
Jan 07, 2015
 
Dads Are the Original Hipsters
3.63
it was ok
This was a quick humorous book that I found on my sister's bookshelf when visiting her home. I was able to knock it out about 45 minutes and had a chu ...more
Apr 17, 2016
Apr 17, 2016
 
The Restaurant at the End of the Universe (Hitchhiker's Guide, #2)
4.22
liked it
I have continued my revisit of one of my favorite book series that I devoured when I was in high school. An older (and hopefully wiser) me can now app ...more
Apr 30, 2014
Apr 30, 2014
 
More Information Than You Require
3.83
liked it
Anytime you are exposed to any work by John Hodgman, you have to expertly suspend your disbelief.

Just like his first book, My Area of Expertise, Hodgm
...more
Feb 12, 2012
Jan 28, 2012
 
How to Tell If Your Cat Is Plotting to Kill You
3.95
really liked it
I found this at the Kyobo Book Store in downtown Seoul in the English section and was quite surprised. Though it was a little bit expensive, I picked ...more
Sep 2013
Jan 11, 2014
 
So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish (Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, #4)
4.08
liked it
My likes and dislikes for book four of the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy series are extremely similar to those of the first three book. As per usua ...more
Jun 29, 2014
Jun 28, 2014
 
Coyote Blue
3.75
really liked it
Ever since I learned about Christopher Moore almost a decade ago, I've enjoyed all the books that he has written.

Coyote Blue isn't my favorite by Moor
...more
Dec 21, 2011
Dec 16, 2011
 
Leaving Home
3.80
liked it
Growing up, the only radio program that my father and I could agree on listening to in the car was A Prairie Home Companion. The extremely dry deliver ...more
Feb 23, 2017
Feb 18, 2017
 
The Lust Lizard of Melancholy Cove (Pine Cove, #2)
3.85
liked it
A motley crew of misfits, an omega male, the supernatural, and an liberal dose of sarcasm and humor. Four core items found in the majority of Christop ...more
Mar 11, 2017
Mar 02, 2017
 
You Suck (A Love Story, #2)
3.82
really liked it
Sequels that aren't planned beforehand in an overarching narrative usually fall short of the original story. You Suck could have easily been just anot ...more
Oct 25, 2017
Oct 17, 2017
 
Cat's Cradle
4.17
liked it
Cat’s Cradle is one of those books that I never appreciated in high school. I remember bits and pieces of it as I was reading it as an adult, but I ca ...more
Jun 13, 2016
Jun 10, 2016
 
Island of the Sequined Love Nun
3.78
really liked it
In my quest to listen to every Christopher Moore book, I think I've stumbled across the his formula:

1) Create a setting with a unique or peculiar myth
...more
Dec 05, 2016
Nov 27, 2016
 
Life, the Universe and Everything (Hitchhiker's Guide, #3)
4.19
liked it
There are definitely some funny jokes and ideas in this book, especially relating to British Cricket being the deadliest tragedy in galactic history. ...more
May 31, 2014
Jun 03, 2014
 
The Serpent of Venice (The Fool, #2)
3.87
really liked it
Ever since my discovery of Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal, Christopher Moore has become one of my favorite authors. His si ...more
Jan 17, 2016
Jan 12, 2016
 
A Dirty Job (Grim Reaper, #1)
4.08
it was amazing
As I continue on in my reading of all Christopher Moore's novels in chronological order of when they were published, I believe that A Dirty Job is the ...more
Sep 02, 2017
Aug 07, 2017
 
Practical Demonkeeping (Pine Cove, #1)
3.81
liked it
After finding the Serpent of Venice on Audible, I decided to go back and start from the beginning of Christopher Moore's bibliography for two reasons. ...more
Jul 19, 2016
Jul 14, 2016
 
Fluke: Or, I Know Why the Winged Whale Sings
3.74
liked it
Like all of Christopher Moore's books, Fluke contains a group of misfits confronting a supernatural force while using heavy doses of contemporary Amer ...more
Jun 25, 2017
Jun 20, 2017
 
The Areas of My Expertise
3.81
liked it
John Hodgman, you are an odd man. That is why I enjoy reading your book so much. There were many an embarrassing moments on the subway during my morni ...more
Jan 09, 2012
Jan 06, 2012
 
The Essential Calvin and Hobbes: A Calvin and Hobbes Treasury
4.64
it was amazing
As always, Bill Watterson did an amazing job writing the Calvin and Hobbes comic strip for ten years. In this book, you can see some of Watterson’s fi ...more
Jul 16, 2014
Jul 18, 2014
 
The Stupidest Angel: A Heartwarming Tale of Christmas Terror (Pine Cove, #3)
3.82
really liked it
Being one of Christopher Moore's shorter works, he was able to pack a lot of humor into the limited number of pages in this story. If I were to quanti ...more
Jul 09, 2017
Jul 04, 2017
 
I Am a Cat
3.70
it was ok
One conclusion from the two month time gap between my start and end date of reading this book may be that it was less than appealing and a chore to re ...more
Apr 30, 2016
Feb 23, 2016
 
A Confederacy of Dunces
3.89
it was amazing
This book was a recommendation from my Sophomore Language Arts teacher when I started my first reading spree in life. Hindsight 20/20, I wonder if my ...more
Mar 24, 2013
Nov 08, 2012
 
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, #1)
4.20
liked it
This was one of my favorite books in late middle school and early high school. At the time, this wacky sense of humor was completely novel to me and I ...more
Apr 18, 2014
not set
not set
not set
Jan 20, 2011
 
Stuff White People Like: A Definitive Guide to the Unique Taste of Millions
3.76
really liked it
Reading this book feels like reading an anthropology book about the white middle class of the turn of the millennium. Almost all of the 150 entries is ...more
Sep 02, 2012
Jun 03, 2012
 
I Could Pee on This: And Other Poems by Cats
3.97
really liked it
I finished this book in about 15 minutes on the subway. As a cat lover and owner, it was fun to see a cat's neurotic perspective through sarcastically ...more
Apr 26, 2013
Apr 26, 2013
 
What I'd Say to the Martians and Other Veiled Threats
4.05
liked it
This book contains nothing but short stories. I would probably just call them short humorous passages. There were quite a few times that I was laughin ...more
Mar 26, 2012
Jan 28, 2012
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