Monthly Archives: January 2011

Stardust by Neil Gaiman

I really enjoyed this fairy tale.  Once again I was a few chapters in before I realized I had seen the movie, but really the movie did not do it justice (although I loved it and the casting of Claire … Continue reading

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Walking Dead by C. E. Murphy

Book Four of the Walker Papers, this one was pretty decent – I mean, Seattle, zombies, ghosts, shamanistic healing and the Great Hunt, how can you go wrong?   Joanne still doesn’t have too much of a clue as to what … Continue reading

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Storm of the Century by Stephen King

I reread this screenplay over the last week after finding the book on the floor under one of my bookshelves.  I almost forgot I had this one.  It was kind of strange to be reading an actual physical book after … Continue reading

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Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman

I saw the movie Coraline and really enjoyed the characters and story, so I headed to Amazon and got this book for my Kindle.  I didn’t realize it was actually a novelization of a television series.  I liked the writing … Continue reading

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The Help by Kathryn Stockett

Another recommendation from #FridayReads on Twitter, I wasn’t sure I was going to like The Help at first.  But after a chapter I found I could not put it down.  This was one I actually stayed up late reading, even … Continue reading

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Skippy Dies, By Paul Murray

I’m still recovering from my reading of this wonderful novel on my Kindle over the last week.  It’s been reviewed all over so I won’t bore anyone with my own summary, but I do have to say I thoroughly enjoyed … Continue reading

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