The entries marked with a (*) are rereads.

In what follows:

Do note that my ratings are based on either how much entertainment/escape I had reading the book or how much new stuff I learned/noticed while reading it. This isn't a literary merit rating, except maybe for the exclamation mark books. Which might be exclamation mark for a wide variety of reasons as well, including "it's a classic," and "it details a worldview/scientific information that I think everyone should be aware of."


January 2014
Ancillary JusticeA. Leckie Science fiction 5 stars
The Human DivisionJ. Scalzi Science fiction 4 stars
ItS. King Horror 4 stars

February 2014
The Name of the WindP. Rothfuss Fantasy, The Kingkiller Chronicles v. 1 5 stars

March 2014
HogfatherT. Pratchett Discworld 5 stars
Reaper ManT. Pratchett Discworld 5 stars

April 2014
The American Way of Eating: Undercover at Walmart, Applebee's, Farm Fields and the Dinner TableT. McMillan Non-fiction about the American food supply system
4 stars
Watership DownR. Adams Just... read it. 5 stars

May 2014
The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of Women Who Helped Win World War IID. Kiernan Nonfiction; see title. 4 stars

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I sometimes prefer to let some time elapse before I rate a book, to see how well it "ages" in memory.

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