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The Pillars of Creation (Sword of Truth, #7)
3.68
did not like it
A slap in the face after the grand and epic nature of the previous book. I found this book frankly, boring. When Goodkind broke from his main characte ...more
Jan 2001
Mar 12, 2011
 
191
The Prince
3.79
it was amazing
After 500 or so years of people writing about, arguing about, despising, lauding and picking apart this book, it's hard for me to come up with anythin ...more
Jul 2012
Mar 07, 2012
 
224
The Neverending Story
4.18
it was amazing
If you saw the movie as a child, and you're considering reading this book, do yourself a big favor. Take your memories of the movie, put them on some ...more
Jan 2006
Oct 11, 2011
 
42
Tick Tock
3.72
did not like it
What a mess. This book is just all over the place. From the nonsensical story line, to the overly goofy characters, Everything in this book can't seem ...more
Jan 2006
Mar 11, 2011
 
243
Party Monster: A Fabulous But True Tale of Murder in Clubland
4.10
really liked it
This was so catty and so trashy and decadent, how could I not love it? I could NOT put this down, even for a bunch of important shit I was supposed to ...more
Sep 24, 2012
Sep 24, 2012
 
145
Damned
3.38
liked it
I once again find myself Lamenting Good Reads' lack of half stars. This should be a 3 1/2.

I must admit, I walked into this book with a fair bit of tr
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not set
Oct 21, 2011
 
221
Lame Deer, Seeker of Visions
4.26
it was amazing
I've read a lot of mystically minded, "authentic" native american stories, and while I have enjoyed a lot of them, this one really hit me where it cou ...more
Jan 1998
Mar 17, 2012
 
219
The Haunting of Hill House
3.89
really liked it
This was a pretty capable little horror story, but I'm not 100% in love.

I can't fault the pacing or the plot; I stayed up all night to read this in o
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Jan 2010
Mar 17, 2012
 
24
Naked Empire (Sword of Truth, #8)
3.82
did not like it
While I had hoped the decline begun in the previous book would be checked in this one, it continues on it's disastrous course. The ongoing villain is ...more
Jan 2003
Mar 12, 2011
 
10
The Illuminatus! Trilogy
4.00
it was amazing
Be careful if you're going to pick up this book. This is not the kind of story that hands everything to you, or wraps up every element of the plot in ...more
not set
Mar 26, 2011
 
199
Equal Rites (Discworld, #3; Witches, #1)
4.00
really liked it
This is where we really start to see the real meat of the Discworld series, and the wonders to come.

It's easy to read the first two books of the seri
...more
Jan 2007
Nov 07, 2011
 
121
Way of the Peaceful Warrior: A Book That Changes Lives
4.13
did not like it
I have no doubt that this book was life changing for some people, but for anyone who's already done any research into alternate spirituality, this rea ...more
not set
Mar 26, 2011
 
235
Prometheus Rising
4.26
really liked it
Do I agree with everything written in this book? No, but that doesn't mean it's not a worthwhile read. RAW, as always, has given me something to chew ...more
Aug 08, 2012
Aug 05, 2012
 
230
Firestarter
3.86
it was amazing
When I was in my late teens, a friend of mine asked me to recommend to them a SK novel. I had read quite a few at that point, but decided to lend her ...more
Jan 1994
Oct 19, 2011
 
103
Holy Blood, Holy Grail
3.47
really liked it
While much of the evidence in this has been debunked since it's writing, and most of the research has been called into question, this is an interestin ...more
not set
Mar 26, 2011
 
189
The Lost Symbol (Robert Langdon, #3)
3.67
did not like it
Normally, I'm able to enjoy Dan Brown's works, to a reasonable degree. I was initially disappointed after reading his earlier works to find out to wha ...more
Jun 26, 2012
Jun 14, 2012
 
91
The Mammoth Hunters (Earth's Children, #3)
3.89
did not like it
Yeah, this book gets a lower score than TWILIGHT. And yes, I know I haven't reviewed the other books in the series yet, but this one really stuck out. ...more
not set
Mar 10, 2011
 
177
The Collector
3.99
it was amazing
This is truly a book to admire, as it does many things, very capably; if I found another book that had even half the merits of this one, I would count ...more
Mar 22, 2012
Feb 12, 2012
 
232
The Final Warning (Maximum Ride, #4)
3.85
it was ok
Huh...

In my review of the previous book, I said that if the next book was as bad as that one, I would quit reading. This isn't as bad as the previous
...more
Aug 03, 2012
Aug 02, 2012
 
44
The 21 Lessons of Merlyn: A Study in Druid Magic and Lore
3.35
did not like it
When I first read this book in my teens, I believed nearly every word, and went to work memorizing the rituals and poetry to incorporate into my own p ...more
Jan 1999
Mar 11, 2011
 
16
The Witches of Worm
3.68
it was amazing
This is an awesome children's horror story, which is really and truly frightening and psychological. Worm, the possessed cat, makes for both an object ...more
not set
Mar 12, 2011
 
186
Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation
3.87
it was ok
I'm not sure what this book was getting at.

After a fit of writing, I picked this up, hoping for something like a more light-hearted and palatable ver
...more
Jun 10, 2012
Jun 10, 2012
 
236
The Child Thief
4.09
it was amazing
I just finished this book, and I'm totally blown away right now.

While I found the gore a bit excessive in places, this is the only complaint I can re
...more
Aug 11, 2012
Aug 11, 2012
 
108
The Last Witchfinder
3.52
it was amazing
It has been on very few occasions that I have read a novel that has the moral strength, the mental challenge and the entertainment value that this boo ...more
not set
Mar 26, 2011
 
259
The Third Kingdom (Sword of Truth, #13; Richard and Kahlan, #2)
3.83
it was ok
I didn't review the book previous to this one in the series, at least not at the time of this writing. I had my reasons. Mostly, I was busy, but I was ...more
Nov 12, 2013
Oct 25, 2013
 
47
Extras (Uglies, #4)
3.59
really liked it
I was pleasantly surprised at how good this book was. I was happy where Tally's story ended in the previous novel, and I was worried that taking the s ...more
not set
Mar 11, 2011
 
128
The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer: My Life at Rose Red
3.66
it was ok
First I would like to point out that while Stephen King was responsible for the miniseries, which takes place after the events of this book, he is not ...more
not set
Mar 28, 2011
 
242
Flow My Tears, the Policeman Said
3.93
really liked it
This book is an enigma. Well, all of PKD's books are enigmas, but some more than others, and for me, that's what draws me to the author. Reading PKD i ...more
Sep 23, 2012
Oct 11, 2011
 
3
Caddie Woodlawn  (Caddie Woodlawn #1)
4.00
really liked it
There is a lot to like about this book, and some to dislike, but as a child, it enthralled me utterly. In a world of historical children's heroines su ...more
not set
Mar 26, 2011
 
208
The Illuminator (Illuminator, #1)
3.74
it was ok
This is a well written historical romance, backed up (or so a casual googling tells me) with some pretty good historical research.

The author has a lo
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Jan 2010
Mar 29, 2012
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