Tag Archives: classics

Audiobook Review: Rendezvous with Rama by Clarke (4 Stars)

Rendezvous with Rama by Arthur C Clarke Read by Peter Ganim 4 out of 5 stars Original novel winner of the following awards: Hugo Award for Best Novel (1974), Nebula Award for Best Novel (1973), Locus Award for Best Novel … Continue reading

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eBook Review: A Princes of Mars by Burroughs (3.5 Stars)

A Princes of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs 3.5 out of 5 stars Read in September 2008 I read this as an ebook from the Project Gutenberg edition of this novel. I found this a very enjoyable read via my … Continue reading

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eBook Review: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Irving (3 Stars)

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving 3 out of 5 stars Read in December 2008 Washington Irving painted beautifully detailed scenes of rural New England. He also had a healthy sense of humor and wit. This story read … Continue reading

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Book Review: To Kill a Mockingbird by Lee (4 Stars)

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee 4 out of 5 stars Read in June 2009 As Atticus said “Rape, riot and runaways” mixed together with prejudice and intolerance told from the eyes of a spunky young girl nicknamed Scout … Continue reading

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Book Review (Anthology): I, Robot by Asimov (4 Stars)

I, Robot by Isaac Asimov 4 out of 5 stars Last read in March 2009 I re-read this classic science fiction anthology for the Science Fiction & Fantasy Book Club at GoodReads (in March 2009). Here is a link to … Continue reading

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Book Review: Ben-Hur by Wallace (5 Stars)

Ben-Hur: a tale of Christ by Lew Wallace 5 out of 5 stars Read in May 2009 Warning: Spoilers This was the first book of historical fiction I ever read. It was also the first Christian fiction I read. I … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Hobbit by Tolkien (5 stars)

The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien 5 out of 5 stars Read most recently in November 2009. A delightful introduction to the world of Middle Earth. Follow the adventures (or misadventures) of a respectable hobbit turned burglar, a wizard and a … Continue reading

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