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posted a Quick Tip about A Prayer for Owen Meany. October 24, 2010
A Prayer for Owen Meany
The novel is probably 50 or so pages too long--meaning the emotional intensity is attenuated. That said it is still emotionally beautiful.
reviewed Blasphemy. May 18, 2010
Blasphemy
"Blasphemy" is the fourth novel I've read (and reviewed) by Douglas Preston, and I'm at a bit of a loss to describe my impressions.    Wyman Ford, the monk-turned hero of "Tyrannosaur …
reviewed Chosen (book). February 24, 2010
Ted Dekker Chosen
Disclaimer for future readers, since I'm still weirded out by the rateing system on this sight, I'll just use the Amazon rating system from now on and use the five star system.       …
reviewed Infidel (Ted Dekker book). February 20, 2010
Ted Dekker Infidel
Warning, if you haven't read the first book in this series, Chosen (The Lost Books, Book 1) (The Books of History Chronicles), then don't read this review as it may spoil the first book for you.    …
reviewed The Compass. May 21, 2009
The Compass
By Kelly Jad'on    From: www.BasilAndSpice.com  Author & Book Views On A Healthy Life!    Book Review: The Compass: From Where You Are...To Where You …
reviewed The Real Enemy: A Novel. April 04, 2009
The Real Enemy (Sophie Trace Trilogy, Book 1)
  Kathy Herman has produced an intriguing novel about a family in crisis and a town in turmoil.     New-to-town police chief, Brill Jessup, discovers many lessons as she …
reviewed The Real Enemy: A Novel. April 03, 2009
The Real Enemy (Sophie Trace Trilogy, Book 1)
Kathy Herman has produced an intriguing novel about a family in crisis and a town in turmoil.    New-to-town police chief, Brill Jessup, discovers many lessons as she finds that small …
reviewed The Real Enemy: A Novel. April 01, 2009
The Real Enemy (Sophie Trace Trilogy, Book 1)
   The Real Enemy by Kathy Herman is the first book in the Sophie Trace trilogy. Police Chief Brill Jessup moved her family from Memphis, Tennessee to the small town of Sophie Trace to get away …
reviewed Rachel and Leah: Women of Genisis. March 21, 2009
Rachel and Leah: Women of Genisis by Orson Scott Card
Card has a special flair for bringing lesser known bible tales to life in a compelling manner. This is one of those tales. The grandson of Abraham & Sarah (Jacob) travels to a relative's camp (Laban) …
reviewed Infidel (Ted Dekker book). February 09, 2009
Ted Dekker Infidel
Johnis, Silvie, Darsal, and Billos continue on their quest in this second installment of Ted Dekker's Circle Series. Having just helped the Forest Guard thwart a major Horde attack, they now find themselves …
reviewed Chosen (book). February 09, 2009
Ted Dekker Chosen
It's been thirteen years since the evil Teeleh has laid waste to the beauty of Elyon's creation. The Horde roams the desert-filled earth seeking to destroy the followers of Elyon that remain. Thomas Hunter …
reviewed Blasphemy. January 19, 2008
Blasphemy
This was one of those books that was on my "to read radar", but when a co-worker suggested it to me it went straight to the top of my list. The premise was too hard to pass up and I'm glad I read it. …
reviewed A Prayer for Owen Meany. April 02, 2004
A Prayer for Owen Meany
It's not often my son--a well read young man in his early 20's--recommends a book to me with such effusive enthusiasm. How could I not read "A Prayer for Owen Meany" with that kind of encouragement? Granted, …
reviewed City of God: A Novel. March 21, 2000
City of God: A Novel
I waited until I finished reading Doctorow's "City ofGod" before reading any reviews of this book - not sure why Imade that choice but once made I was thankful I had. If you're looking for his usual mix …
reviewed A Prayer for Owen Meany. August 31, 1998
A Prayer for Owen Meany
I bought this book from Amazon.com on the strength of the reviews. To sum up, they are all true. This is a moving, funny, sad, complex and ultimately entertaining book. Read it and laugh and read it and …
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