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Necropolis: London and Its Dead
Catharine Arnold
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Throne of Jade
Naomi Novik
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Catharine Arnold
Naomi Novik
March 2016
01
text: the fourth horseman by alan e. nourse
Boy, this is a GOOD book. Good old-fashioned medical thriller. More later.
February 2016
02
reviewed: The High King
In one of the earlier books in this series, there's a shocking betrayal by one character, and a heartening---yet tragic----tu...
January 2016
25
text: The Fifth Wave/The Book of Three/The Black Cauldron/The Castle of Llyr/Taran Wanderer
I tried. I really did. It took me months to read The Fifth Wave, because I'm one of those readers who must finish book...
January 2016
15
text: The VA has done it again
The VA has done it again. Periodically when I start to get better, they decide I don't need something or other. In this ca...
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JESUS FUCKING CHRIST BOOKLIKES ATE MY GODDAMNED POST. If ONE FUCKING PERSON tells me what I should have done I will fuc...
January 2016
12
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I tend to project far too much of myself into just about everything I write, so I am making a conscious effort not to do that...
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But that isn't sufficient. I started this one, probably won't finish it. 1. Poor (or no) line editing. 2. Logic errors...
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In the olden days of print publishing and agents and editors, the average reader could pretty much count on the book on the s...
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"She had forgotten that summer would come again, that the green would spread over the frozen fields, that the earth would be ...
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Mistborn was pretty good, but I didn't get extremely excited about it. This, however, was so much better. I feel like I fin...
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“My dear child, you can give it a long name if you like, but I’m an old-fashioned woman and I call it mother-wit, and it’s so...
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This and other photography books. Stunning. Perfect. Absolutely mind-blowing. Breathtaking. All of these and mor...
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Last week I stumbled on this. And while I can agree with the sentiment that we need authors and stories that clearly, unequiv...
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The dog has reviewed a truly bad book in the past week, so I am not forcing her to review this subpar excrement but I wish sh...
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the stars look very different today 1947-2016