Will Byrnes
1366 ratings (3.93 avg)
1043 reviews
more photos (20)

#9 most followed
#11 best reviewers
#9 top reviewers

Will Byrnes

Sign in to Goodreads to learn more about Will.

http://www.Cootsreviews.com

2017 on Goodreads
Will Byrnes is currently reading
by Various
bookshelves: currently-reading
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
Faithful
Will Byrnes is currently reading
by Alice Hoffman (Goodreads Author)
bookshelves: currently-reading
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
Private Empire: E...
Will Byrnes is currently reading
bookshelves: currently-reading
Reading for the 2nd time
read in October, 2013
Rate this book
Clear rating

 

Will’s Recent Updates

The Case for Impeachment by Allan J. Lichtman
" Still wrote: "What brilliant damned review!
Outstanding!!
Pray to your heathen gods that it is so!"

Thanks, Still. I am praying as hard as I can, and w
...more "
Will Byrnes rated a book really liked it
A Dirty Job by Christopher Moore
Rate this book
Clear rating
[image]
Christopher Moore - image from the Portland Mercury

Charlie Asher is a pretty regular guy having a regular life, until he sees death hovering over his wife following the birth of their first child. Strange things begin to happen and it takes a
...more
Will Byrnes rated a book it was amazing
Mission to Paris by Alan Furst
Rate this book
Clear rating
One of the things we enjoy most about spy stories is when a non-pro gets caught up in international intrigue. Richard Hannay in The Thirty Nine Steps (The film, of course. Yes, I know he was an intel-guy in the book) and Roger Thornhill

[image]
Robert
...more
Will Byrnes rated a book really liked it
Lab 257 by Michael C. Carroll
Rate this book
Clear rating
[image]
Michael C. Carroll - image from his site

Lab 257 is located on Plum Island off the eastern edge of Long Island. Established after the second World War (in part by an Operation Paperclip Nazi recruit) it has been involved in developing biologica
...more
Will Byrnes finished reading
Mission to Paris by Alan Furst
Rate this book
Clear rating
Will Byrnes rated a book it was amazing
Ahab's Return by Jeffrey Ford
Rate this book
Clear rating
Just as despair was sinking its claws into me, there was a great bang, the flinging wide of the door to the street, which was down a short set of steps to my left. The wind rushed up from outside, rifling the papers on the office desks, guttering th
...more
Will Byrnes has read
Lab 257 by Michael C. Carroll
Rate this book
Clear rating
Will Byrnes has read
Ahab's Return by Jeffrey Ford
Rate this book
Clear rating
A Dirty Job by Christopher Moore
" 😎😎😎😎😎 "
Will Byrnes made a comment on his review of Warlight
Warlight by Michael Ondaatje
" Looking forward to seeing what you think "
More of Will's books…
Philip K. Dick
“It is sometimes an appropriate response to reality to go insane.”
Philip K. Dick, VALIS

Henry James
“Three things in human life are important: the first is to be kind; the second is to be kind; and the third is to be kind.”
Henry James

Groucho Marx
“Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read.”
Groucho Marx, The Essential Groucho: Writings For By And About Groucho Marx

William Shakespeare
“The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool.”
William Shakespeare, As You Like It

Oscar Wilde
“We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.”
Oscar Wilde, Lady Windermere's Fan

Page Turner (Horror)
1 chapters   —   updated Jul 11, 2018 01:54AM
Description: A single father is drawn into a strange book, with dark results
Rituals (Select)
1 chapters   —   updated Jun 28, 2018 08:32PM
Description: A father is reminded of a gift his own father had given him
Lunchbox Poems (Poetry)
5 chapters   —   updated Feb 17, 2018 01:44AM
Description: Poems I tucked into my daughters' lunchboxes way back when
The Short Goodbye (Humor)
1 chapters   —   updated Dec 11, 2017 11:19PM
Description: When Santa goes missing, the best is brought in to save the big day
The Hand (Horror)
1 chapters   —   updated Oct 23, 2017 12:39AM
Description: A quiescent obsession is aroused by a vision of singular beauty
More of Will’s writing…
1 Goodreads Feedback — 25833 members — last activity 4 hours, 59 min ago
This is a place to give feedback about Goodreads. Feature ideas, bugs, or any other suggestion for improvement. The Goodreads staff monitors this grou ...more
12350 The Importance of Reading Ernest — 319 members — last activity Jun 10, 2018 01:35PM
A book club for those who want to read and talk about Hemingway's work. We'll read a new novel or short story collection every month and talk about it ...more
115105 Everything Booklikes & Leafmarks — 813 members — last activity Jul 07, 2018 04:19PM
Want to know about BookLikes? Want to know how those of us who are on BL find it? It's here. If you have a BL account, please post your name. If you h ...more
25x33 Flap Copy — 1 member — last activity Nov 09, 2013 07:05PM
Set up purely to query folks on whether flap copy they read on a book jacket or on GR/Amazon or wherever influences one's decision to buy a book.
170721 The Drunken Druid Awards — 905 members — last activity May 21, 2018 05:23AM
The Drunken Druid Award is a prestigious literary prize awarded each year for the best original full-length fictional novel. This peer-reviewed Book A ...more
More of Will’s groups…
See your year in books badge
Robin
698 books | 393 friends

Chelsea...
892 books | 5,000 friends

karen
9,692 books | 4,997 friends

Jeffrey...
3,439 books | 4,990 friends

Cathleen
1,467 books | 105 friends

Nancy
4,688 books | 1,017 friends

Stacia
915 books | 287 friends

Otis Ch...
1,058 books | 1,969 friends

More friends…
Moby-Dick or, The Whale by Herman MelvilleSlaughterhouse-Five by Kurt VonnegutAlice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll
The Shandian Spawn
171 books — 54 voters
The Enchanted by Rene DenfeldThe Undead Pool by Kim Harrison
2014 Reads You Don't Want To Miss
972 books — 1,413 voters

More…

Quizzes and Trivia

questions answered:
2585 (1.0%)

correct:
1984 (76.8%)

skipped:
1255 (32.7%)

6057 out of 2448273

streak:
6

best streak:
14

questions added:
0



Polls voted on by Will

Lists liked by Will