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Out of the Silent Planet (Space Trilogy, #1)
3.92
really liked it
So, when I started reading this I guess I expected something reminiscent of The Chronicles of Narnia with its deep Christian symbolism. Though this bo ...more
Mar 2009
Feb 26, 2009
 
The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
4.34
it was amazing
**spoiler alert** Wow. That was great. I can't wait to start the next book.

I came into reading this book knowing that numerous friends and family mem
...more
Mar 22, 2011
Mar 18, 2011
 
Xenocide (Ender's Saga, #3)
3.77
really liked it
So, thus-far with this series I have listened to them on audiobook. However, with this one when I went to put the book on CD on hold at my library I s ...more
Aug 15, 2015
Jul 10, 2015
 
The Host (The Host, #1)
3.84
really liked it
So, I finally jumped on the bandwagon and decided to read a Stephenie Meyer book. I’ll read the Twilight books eventually. However, in consideration o ...more
Oct 2008
Oct 03, 2008
 
Perelandra (Space Trilogy, #2)
3.97
really liked it
**spoiler alert** This was a very cerebral book. I would recommend not trying to read it if you happen to be really tired. So, I must say I thought th ...more
Apr 2009
Feb 26, 2009
 
A Wrinkle In Time
4.04
really liked it
Well, I'm not much for audio books but I had a long drive and I can only play "The Alphabet Game" by myself for so long. Anyway, I've known about this ...more
Aug 25, 2011
Aug 23, 2011
 
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith
4.11
really liked it
This book didn’t start out very well in my opinion. It took 136 pages to rescue the Chancellor. As I was reading this first section I almost wanted to ...more
Jul 2008
Jul 17, 2008
 
Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3)
4.03
liked it
**spoiler alert** Most people who I know that have read this series have told me that they really liked the first two but the third book was a bit of ...more
Apr 08, 2011
Mar 30, 2011
 
Many Waters (A Wrinkle in Time Quintet, #4)
4.01
really liked it
**spoiler alert** I was glad that this book was about the twins since we see so little of them in the first three books. I was surprised when I starte ...more
Nov 18, 2011
Nov 08, 2011
 
Star Wars, Episode IV: A New Hope
4.07
liked it
This book was pretty good. I do think that George Lucas is a bit better at writing screenplays than he is at writing novels. I am reading these noveli ...more
Jul 2008
Jul 23, 2008
 
Speaker for the Dead (Ender's Saga, #2)
4.04
liked it
Well, I don't think this was nearly as good as Ender's Game but it was still good. I had a hard time with all the Portuguese names especially since I ...more
Jul 09, 2015
Jul 09, 2015
 
Ender's Game (Ender's Saga, #1)
4.30
it was amazing
Wow. I really enjoyed this book. I didn't expect to become as caught up in the story as I was but it was so imaginative. I particularly liked the fant ...more
Jun 08, 2015
May 29, 2015
 
Stranger in a Strange Land
3.91
liked it
Meh. Not sure how I feel about this book. I liked parts of it but there were other parts that dragged on. I found Jubal annoying at times but I liked ...more
Oct 2014
Sep 05, 2014
 
That Hideous Strength (Space Trilogy, #3)
3.87
liked it
This book took me almost a month to read. That is not a reflection of the book’s quality. I was just busy and I read it a bit sporadically so I had a ...more
May 2009
Feb 26, 2009
 
A Swiftly Tilting Planet (Time Quintet, #3)
4.13
liked it
This was a pretty good book. I really liked the idea of the constant time travel but how they stayed in the same spot and saw all of the significant t ...more
Nov 08, 2011
Oct 28, 2011
 
The Death Cure (Maze Runner, #3)
3.77
liked it
**spoiler alert** Well, I thought this book was pretty good but I thought the ending was a little weak. There was action and chaos going on non-stop u ...more
Jul 12, 2012
Jun 26, 2012
 
Fahrenheit 451
3.97
liked it
Well, this was a bit different than many other similar stories I've read in that it seemed to end with more hope. Humanity did not wipe it self out; i ...more
Jun 02, 2012
May 29, 2012
 
Fragment
3.68
it was ok
This book was OK. Honestly, I wasn't all that impressed with it and it didn't hold my attention all that much. It did remind me a bit of LOST mixed wi ...more
May 07, 2010
Apr 23, 2010
 
The Search for WondLa (The Search for WondLa, #1)
4.06
really liked it
Really fun book with a fascinating story. I really thought Teri Hatcher was great as the narrator. I'm excited to see where the rest of the series goe ...more
not set
Apr 11, 2014
 
The Time Traveler's Wife
3.95
really liked it
This was a very interesting and unique book. I really enjoyed reading it. When it comes to writing about time travel it seems like it would be pretty ...more
Sep 2008
Sep 15, 2008
 
An Acceptable Time (A Wrinkle in Time Quintet, #5)
3.86
liked it
I thought this was a pretty good book. I didn't really care for Zachery. But than again, I don't suppose you're supposed to like him too much. Overall ...more
Nov 30, 2011
Nov 18, 2011
 
Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
4.30
really liked it
Exciting book, great cliffhanger ending and crazed, killer attack monkeys. You don't get much better than that!
Mar 29, 2011
Mar 22, 2011
 
The Maze Runner (Maze Runner, #1)
4.02
it was amazing
Really freakin' good. Loved the ending. Can't wait to start the next book and see where it goes.
Jun 16, 2012
Jun 09, 2012
 
City of Golden Shadow (Otherland, #1)
3.90
really liked it
This is the first in a series of 4 books which I really enjoyed. This story is so creative. I found myself many times as I read asking myself "Where d ...more
May 2007
Dec 27, 2007
 
Star Wars: Episode II: Attack of the Clones
3.67
really liked it
The great thing about these novelized versions of the Star Wars movies is the fact that they contain so much more information than the movies do. I re ...more
Jul 2008
Jul 11, 2008
 
The Battle for WondLa (The Search for WondLa, #3)
4.30
really liked it
I really liked the way this story ended. I enjoyed the ending even though I found it a little bit confusing.
not set
Aug 19, 2014
 
Return of the Jedi
4.06
really liked it
Of the novelized versions of the original trilogy I think I liked this one the best. One of the things that I particularly liked was the way I got to ...more
Jul 2008
Jul 23, 2008
 
Blonde Bombshell
3.73
liked it
Well, this was a pretty funny book. It more or less held my interest. I did enjoy all the Star Wars references.
Jun 17, 2011
May 30, 2011
 
The Moon Pool
3.35
did not like it
I really tried to finish this book. For 200 pages I muscled through it but I eventually gave up. I just couldn't follow it. Merritt's language was so ...more
not set
Jul 12, 2012
 
Children of the Mind (Ender's Saga, #4)
3.74
really liked it
This was pretty good. I thought it ended well. Yeah, I'm feeling too lazy to write much else.
Sep 12, 2015
Aug 17, 2015
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