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December 2015
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October 2015
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reviewed: Red Rising
RED RISING by Pierce Brown was like THE HUNGER GAMES meets GATTACA.In a dystopian future, humans have colonized other planets...
Red Rising - Pierce Brown
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August 2015
27
reviewed: Red Storm Rising
This was my first introduction to Tom Clancy, and remains my favorite book. The opening chapter is Clancy at his best: terror...
Red Storm Rising - Tom Clancy
August 2015
20
reviewed: Veiled Empire
An engrossing fantasy read! The empire in question lies beneath a "shroud" In two ways: first, the oppressive regime of the m...
Veiled Empire - Nathan Garrison
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August 2015
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July 2015
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reviewed: The Martian
The Martian is a near future, hard science fiction tale of a man accidentally left behind after our first [failed] mission to...
The Martian - Andy Weir
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April 2015
20
reviewed: The Name of the Wind
A few years ago after a friend pointed me to Patrick Rothfuss and Scott Lynch as modern fantasy writers. I remember the sampl...
The Name of the Wind - Patrick Rothfuss
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February 2015
28
reviewed: Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore
A quick and entertaining read that reminded me a little bit of READY PLAYER ONE. Thanks to my dad for recommending this one!
Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore - Robin Sloan
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December 2014
24
reviewed: Ancillary Justice
I wanted to read a space opera and thought, why not the Hugo and Nebula award-winning ANCILLARY JUSTICE. I read it rather slo...
Ancillary Justice - Ann Leckie
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December 2014
04
reviewed: The Republic of Thieves
The third book in Scott Lynch's Gentleman Bastard sequence moves the conflict to yet another part of the world, explores the ...
The Republic of Thieves - Scott Lynch
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November 2014
03
reviewed: The Paper Magician
This was an impressive debut from Charlie Holmberg, introducing us to an alternate version of British history, in which magic...
The Paper Magician - Charlie N. Holmberg
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October 2014
01
reviewed: Best Served Cold
Though I was not an avowed Joe Abercrombie fan before starting this book, I wanted to read more of his work to see what the f...
Best Served Cold - Joe Abercrombie
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June 2014
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June 2014
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April 2014
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reviewed: Divergent
A good read that I looked forward to every night. The heroine was likable, the dystopian world fascinating. Looking forward t...
Divergent - Veronica Roth
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March 2014
20
reviewed: Wild Card
An urban fantasy that puts the gods of Olympus in Vegas. Great tension, and a spirited protagonist who's easy to cheer for. I...
Wild Card - Jamie Wyman
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