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The Hollow Chocolate Bunnies of the Apocalypse
3.74
really liked it
F*cking great. I guess some of the honeymoon feel of finding a new author is wearing off, because now I'm starting to see the formula in his books. Th ...more
Jan 2007
Feb 12, 2008
 
The Color of Magic (Discworld, #1; Rincewind #1)
3.98
did not like it
I've always hated fantasy, and I still do. This book was disorganized to the point that reading it made my soul hurt. I guess part of that could have ...more
Jan 2007
Feb 12, 2008
 
The Fandom of the Operator
3.67
it was ok
Robert Rankin's books are kind of like a really good BBC television show. Superficially, they don't take a lot of brainpower to comprehend, they're hy ...more
Jan 2007
Feb 12, 2008
 
Monstrocity
3.91
it was amazing
Whether surrealist headtrip, Cyberpunk fiction, or Lovecraft tribute, I loved it. It was like the best alternative comic book, come to life as a subst ...more
Dec 2007
Feb 12, 2008
 
Witches of Chiswick
3.76
it was amazing
Robert Rankin's all the best things about English satirical Sci-Fi writers, and he's new (to me, at least). I haven't read anything that was purely fu ...more
Jan 2007
Feb 12, 2008
 
The Quest for Cthulhu
3.28
liked it
Actually, I came out of this pleasantly surprised. At first, it just felt like Lovecraft fan-fiction, and as a result, I took way too long to buckle d ...more
Jan 2007
Feb 12, 2008
 
Best of Weird Tales
3.90
it was amazing
If I had to pick one genre of fiction to keep me going for the rest of my life, it would definitely be Weird Fiction. In the grey area between Sci-Fi ...more
Jan 1997
Feb 12, 2008
 
The Brightonomicon (Brentford, #8)
3.76
it was ok
After reading four of his books, I've decided that I like the more Hugo Rune-themed novels best. Granted, he references all of his books back and fort ...more
Jan 2007
Feb 12, 2008
 
Parasite Eve
3.59
really liked it
I was especially pleased with the scientific detail. For a translation, the descriptions were remarkably clear and vivid. This was a total Manga in pr ...more
Jan 2007
Feb 12, 2008
 
Angel Dust Apocalypse
3.99
it was amazing
Definitely the best thing I've gotten from Eraserhead Press so far, in terms of both content and editing. What more can you ask from a book than tenta ...more
Jan 2007
Feb 12, 2008
 
The Confusion (The Baroque Cycle, #2)
4.24
really liked it
No matter how long I put off reading the next, this series always sucks me back. I was pleased. (With a book this long, it's really hard to try and su ...more
Jan 2007
Feb 12, 2008
 
Quicksilver (The Baroque Cycle, #1)
3.92
liked it
If you like Historical Fiction, Neal Stevenson, and really long books with cliffhanger endings, you're set!
Seriously, though, it's better than all tha
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Feb 12, 2008
 
VALIS (VALIS Trilogy, #1)
3.94
really liked it
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Feb 12, 2008
 
Darwin's Radio (Darwin's Radio #1)
3.68
really liked it
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Feb 12, 2008
 
American Gods (American Gods, #1)
4.11
liked it
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Feb 12, 2008
 
Slant (Queen of Angels, #4)
3.61
liked it
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Feb 12, 2008
 
Altered Carbon (Takeshi Kovacs, #1)
4.10
really liked it
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Feb 12, 2008
 
The Diamond Age: Or, A Young Lady's Illustrated Primer
4.19
really liked it
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Feb 18, 2008
 
Cryptonomicon
4.25
liked it
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Feb 18, 2008
 
Snow Crash
4.03
it was amazing
None
Jan 2004
Feb 18, 2008
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