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3rd Degree (Women's Murder Club, Bk 3)
3rd Degree (Women's Murder Club, Bk 3)
Author: James Patterson, Andrew Gross
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 1050
Review Date: 10/24/2006


The Women's Murder Club returns in a shockingly suspenseful thriller


Agyar (Tor Fantasy)
Agyar (Tor Fantasy)
Author: Steven Brust
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.
 18
Review Date: 2/4/2007


Agyar, a suave and mysterious drifter who shares an abandoned house with a compassionate African-American ghost, spends his nights seducing various inhabitants of an Ohio college town.


The Alleluia Files (Samaria, Bk 3)
The Alleluia Files (Samaria, Bk 3)
Author: Sharon Shinn
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.
 87
Review Date: 11/4/2006
Helpful Score: 2


Terrific action packed SF, so well written. The last of a trilogy but fine as a stand alone novel


American Gods
American Gods
Author: Neil Gaiman
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 968
Review Date: 4/1/2006


I liked the main charachter Shadow because he always stayed calm in the face of surprising magic.


Anansi Boys
Anansi Boys
Author: Neil Gaiman
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
 508
Review Date: 10/4/2006
Helpful Score: 1


First rate fantasy about a guy whose Dad was a God


Any Place I Hang My Hat
Any Place I Hang My Hat
Author: Susan Isaacs
Book Type: Mass Market Paperback
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
 55
Review Date: 3/15/2007


Nobody does smart, funny and real like Susan Isaacs


Ascending
Ascending
Author: James Alan Gardner
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
 22
Review Date: 6/17/2007


The continuing story of Oar, who has an indestructible transparent body and her adventures with Festina of the Explorer Corps


Back Spin (Myron Bolitar, Bk 4)
Back Spin (Myron Bolitar, Bk 4)
Author: Harlan Coben
Book Type: Mass Market Paperback
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 267
Review Date: 10/10/2006


Sports agent Myron Bolitar unravels the mystery of the golf star's missing son.


Battlefield Earth
Battlefield Earth
Author: L. Ron Hubbard
Book Type: Mass Market Paperback
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
 52
Review Date: 2/28/2006


An entertaining science fiction saga filled with aliens and a plucky hero


Between Worlds
Between Worlds
Author: Robert Silverberg (Editor)
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
 5
Review Date: 3/3/2007


Some interesting stories by excellent writers


Black Trillium
Black Trillium
Author: Marion Zimmer Bradley, Andre Norton, Julian May
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.
 61
Review Date: 8/11/2006


Great epic fantasy


BRITTLE INNINGS
BRITTLE INNINGS
Author: Michael Bishop
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
 1
Review Date: 6/21/2006


Amazing tale of Frankenstein's monster as a pro ballplayer


Building Harlequin's Moon
Building Harlequin's Moon
Author: Brenda Cooper, Larry Niven
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.
 42
Review Date: 4/3/2007
Helpful Score: 3


SF story about humanity moving to a new home and one of the three ships runnign out of fuel midway and having to create a planet and populate it to build a fuel factory. Lots of great ideas.


The Buried Pyramid
The Buried Pyramid
Author: Jane Lindskold
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
 57
Review Date: 12/17/2006


entertaining Egyptian fantasy, likeable heroine


The Camel Club (Camel Club, Bk 1)
The Camel Club (Camel Club, Bk 1)
Author: David Baldacci
Book Type: Mass Market Paperback
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
 661
Review Date: 10/25/2006


The Camel Club studies conspiracy theories, curent events and machinations of government to disocver the "truth" behind the country's actions. Their efforts bear little fruit until the group witnesses a shocking murder.. and becomes embroiled in an astounding, far-reaching conspiracy.


Carmen Dog
Carmen Dog
Author: Carol Emshwiller
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 3
Review Date: 10/18/2006


Women start turning into animals and animals start turning into women. A funny sharp eyed lok at men, women human and animal natures.


Castle in the Air (Howl's Moving Castle, Bk 2)
Castle in the Air (Howl's Moving Castle, Bk 2)
Author: Diana Wynne Jones
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
 80
Review Date: 5/8/2006


"This ebullient follow-up to Howl's Moving Csatle lives up to its predecessor's wacky humor and mysterious goings-on. Jones maintains both suspense and wit throughout, demostrating once again that frequently nothing is what it seems to be. Readers of the first book will welcome the sequel with glee." ALA Booklist


The Century Next Door
The Century Next Door
Author: John Barnes
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 1
Review Date: 4/3/2007


Three related SF stories. Colonizing the Moon, salvaging the Earth when overtaken by an AI


Child of a Rainless Year
Child of a Rainless Year
Author: Jane Lindskold
Book Type: Mass Market Paperback
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.
 26
Review Date: 2/8/2007
Helpful Score: 2


Engrossing fantasy in a realistic present day setting.


Childhood's End
Childhood's End
Author: Arthur C. Clarke
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
 130
Review Date: 4/1/2006


Fascinating ideas about the past and future


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