Davie Bennett

Sign in to Goodreads to learn more about Davie.


Add as a Friend Follow Reviews   Send Message | Compare Books





Davie’s Recent Updates

Davie Bennett is now friends with Pam
1095035
Davie Bennett rated a book really liked it
Your Fathers, Where Are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live ... by Dave Eggers
Rate this book
Clear rating
I liked it...except for this one substantial part that I really, really, really hated. If you know me and know what I do for a living, you would know that one character in this story and I had the exact same job. This character, somewhat predictably, ...more
Davie Bennett rated a book it was amazing
What We Talk about When We Talk about God by Rob Bell
Rate this book
Clear rating
Faith, poetry, science, hermeneutics, pop culture, paradoxes, the unknowable, and difficult questions - this imminently readable little book contains multitudes. As an open-minded discourse on the nature of God, it succeeds wildly. If you are looking ...more
Davie Bennett rated a book really liked it
The Story of Edgar Sawtelle by David Wroblewski
Rate this book
Clear rating
I read this, and I really liked it quite a lot. It made me feel closer to my dog.
Davie Bennett rated a book really liked it
The Loudest Voice in the Room by Gabriel Sherman
Rate this book
Clear rating
I find myself endlessly disgusted and transfixed by the guile of Fox News. I feel a heavy sadness at the misinformation that it spews and the dissent that it sows so widely amongst certain disillusioned people groups in our country.

This book details
...more
Davie Bennett rated a book really liked it
The Days of Anna Madrigal by Armistead Maupin
Rate this book
Clear rating
Armistead Maupin's "Tales of the City" novels were one of the first touchstones of gay culture that I was able to access during my let's-call-them formative years, and thus will always be very special and personal to me. I will be a "Tales" fanboy an ...more
Davie Bennett rated a book it was amazing
The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
The Fault in Our Stars
by John Green (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Unpredictably, fantastically charming. Devastatingly painful. Hilariously off-color and tastefully offensive. Believably bellicose in an novel, no-nonsense, and straightforward sense. Addictive and appealing. Simple, and stunningly effective in its s ...more
Davie Bennett rated a book liked it
Tell the Wolves I'm Home by Carol Rifka Brunt
Rate this book
Clear rating
My wonderful best friend / book fairy-godmother Liza provided me with this one, and she told me I could love it or hate it and that either reaction would be okay. I kind of did both.

Bleak. That's my one word summary, and the reason why I felt like I
...more
Davie Bennett rated a book it was amazing
The Circle by Dave Eggers
Rate this book
Clear rating
Now, this book.

I'm a longtime Eggers fan, but "The Circle" is unlike anything that I've read from him before. Fast-paced, thought-provoking paranoia fiction with a chewy moral center suits him well, it turns out.

This book definitely raised my awarene
...more
Davie Bennett rated a book it was amazing
Double Down by Mark Halperin
Rate this book
Clear rating
Oh, politics. I love you so.

Following up "Game Change," their chronicle of the 2008 Obama/McCain election cycle, with "Double Down," this recount of the 2012 Obama/Romney slugfest, Mark Halperin and John Heilemann have my loyal readership forever.

The
...more
More of Davie's books…
Liza
819 books | 70 friends

Kati
569 books | 67 friends

Whitney
82 books | 71 friends

Alyson W
48 books | 71 friends

Katie
30 books | 19 friends

Brad Co...
209 books | 461 friends

Anne Sue
67 books | 6 friends

Matt Br...
10 books | 33 friends

More friends…

Quizzes and Trivia

questions answered:
12 (0.0%)

correct:
11 (91.7%)

skipped:
5 (29.4%)

535354 out of 1659247

streak:
0

best streak:
5

questions added:
0



Polls voted on by Davie

Lists liked by Davie