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Have you ever thought about masterminding a bank robbery? Perhaps a train heist? That is just the sort of socially unacceptable activity someone like me would be involved in if it weren't for reading. Check out some of the books that have staved off my insanity.

Recent Reviews:
Gravity's Rainbow by Thomas Pynchon
Survivor by Chuck Palahniuk

American Gods by Neil Gaiman
The Best of HP Lovecraft by H.P. Lovecraft
The Club Dumas by Arturo Perez-Reverte
Cryptonomicon by Neal Stephenson
Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk
Foucault's Pendulum by Umberto Eco
Gravity's Rainbow by Thomas Pynchon
The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson
Holidays on Ice by David Sedaris
Imajica by Clive Barker
The Keep by F. Paul Wilson
Lightning by Dean Koontz
More Than Human by Theodore Sturgeon
Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman
The Perfect Storm by Sebastian Junger
A Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving
Red Dragon by Thomas Harris
Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson
The Soul of a New Machine by Tracy Kidder
The Sparrow by Mary Doria Russell
Survivor by Chuck Palahniuk

Gravity's Rainbow Quotes
Kaedrin's Guide to Isaac Asimov

The Rating System:
Each book is rated in three different categories: Overall, Readability, and Intelligence. Each category is strictly independant, meaning a book with high ratings in one category doesn't necessarily imply high ratings in the other categories.

Overall: This is what I consider to be the overall value of the book. This is probably the most useful rating if you are trying to find a good book.

Readability: This is based on how easy the book is to read. It takes into account the style, vocabulary, plot and even intangible aspects of the book.

Intelligence: This shows how relevant the book's themes are. A book with a very high intelligence is usually harder to read.
Currently Reading:
The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
by Robert Heinlein

The Book Queue:
The Dark Tower (Dark Tower 7)
by Stephen King

The System of the World
by Neal Stephenson

Rain Fall
by Barry Eisler

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay
by Michael Chabon

Infinite Jest
by David Foster Wallace

House of Leaves
by Mark Z. Danielewski

Recently Read:
Song of Susannah (Dark Tower 6)
by Stephen King

The Confusion
by Neal Stephenson

Wolves of the Calla (Dark Tower 5)
by Stephen King

Ender's Game
by Orson Scott Card

Odd Thomas
by Dean Koontz

Odd Thomas
by Dean Koontz

by Sean Stewart

The Da Vinci Code
by Dan Brown

The Crying of Lot 49
by Thomas Pynchon

by Neal Stephenson

Red Army
by Ralph Peters

by Alan Moore & Dave Gibbons

Gravity's Rainbow
by Thomas Pynchon

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
by J. K. Rowling

by Chuck Palahniuk

Parkinson's Law
by C. Northcote Parkinson

Holidays on Ice by David Sedaris

Blind Man's Bluff by Sherry Sontag

by Neil Gaiman

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