Book Reviews

I used to write a lot of book reviews. Here's a list.

The Good:

A Hat Full of Sky -- Terry Pratchett

An Abundance of Katherines -- John Green

Are You There, God? It's Me, Margaret -- Judy Blume

Castaway Kid -- R. B. Mitchell

Dining With Death -- Kathleen Molloy

Doomsday Book -- Connie Willis

Facing East -- Frederica Mathewes-Green

Faking Grace -- Tamara Leigh

Fatal Voyage -- Kathy Reichs

Game Widow -- Wendy Kayes

H. M. S. Surprise -- Patrick O'Brian

Jane Austen Ruined My Life -- Beth Pattillo

Jane Eyre -- Charlotte Bronte

Letter Perfect -- David Sacks

My Life in the Bush of Ghosts -- Amos Tutuola

Parenting, Inc. -- Pamela Paul

Starman Jones -- Robert A. Heinlein

Stealing Athena -- Karen Essex

Summer Sisters -- Judy Blume

Swimming Pool Sunday -- Madeleine Wickham

Tales from Outer Suburbia -- Shaun Tan

The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing, Traitor to the Nation, Vol. 1 -- M. T. Anderson

The Bartimaeus Trilogy -- Jonathan Stroud

The Book of Lost Things -- John Connolly

The Book Thief -- Markus Zusak

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Society -- Mary Ann Schaffer and Annie Barrows

The Heretic's Daughter -- Kathleen Kent

The Last Plague -- Glen E. Page

The Ovum Factor -- Marvin L. Zimmerman

The Secret of the Old Clock -- Carolyn Keene

The Sweet Hereafter -- Russell Banks

The Tenth Case -- Joseph Teller

The Thirteenth Tale -- Diane Setterfield

The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle -- Avi

Three Men in a Boat -- Jerome K. Jerome

What If...? -- Steve N. Lee

What's Bred in the Bone -- Robertson Davies

When We Were Romans -- Matthew Kneale

Woman Astronomers: Reaching for the Stars -- Mabel Armstrong

Yellowknife -- Steve Zipp

The Bad:

Atonement -- Ian McEwan

Awesome Lavratt -- Ann Wilkes

Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde -- R. L. Stevenson

First Daughter -- Eric van Lustbader

Four Secrets to Liking Your Work -- Munzio, Fisher, and Thomas

It Starts With You! -- Julia J. Austin

Reconciliation -- Benazir Bhutto

The Difference Engine -- William Gibson and Bruce Sterling

The Temperance Brennan Series -- Kathy Reichs

Vanishing Acts -- Jodi Picoult

Virus Games -- G. L. Sheerin

The Ugly:

Firefly Lane -- Kristin Hannah

Hatchet -- Gary Paulsen

My Stroke of Insight -- Jill Taylor

Runaway -- Steve Simpson

Story of the Sand -- Mark B. Pickering

The Bible Illuminated (New Testament)

And here are some Monthly Book Round-Up Posts:

October 2008

September 2008

July 2008

June 2008

May 2008

April 2008

March 2008


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