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The Iron Bridge by Anton Piatigorsky (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on May 31, 2013 tagged coming of age • historical fiction • short stories
Six short stories that imagine the teen years of men who became bloodthirsty dictators.
Do You Believe in Magic? The Sense and Nonsense of Alternative Medicine by Paul A. Offit (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on May 24, 2013 tagged science
An unapologetic look at alternative medicine from a scientific point of view.
You Don't Know Me but You Don't Like Me Phish, Insane Clown Posse, and My Misadventures with Two of Music's Most Maligned Tribes by Nathan Rabin (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on June 14, 2013 tagged nonfiction
Wedding Night by Sophie Kinsella (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on May 10, 2013 tagged humor • romance
Lottie thought her boyfriend was going to pop the question. She even bought him a ring. She was wrong.
Good Riddance An Illustrated Memoir of Divorce by Cynthia Copeland (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on May 17, 2013 tagged graphic novel • nonfiction
Cynthia Copeland shares the self-doubt, anguish and fears from her unexpected divorce and its aftermath.
I Invented the Modern Age The Rise of Henry Ford by Richard Snow (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on April 5, 2013 tagged biography
Henry Ford, a mechanical whiz who invented the assembly line, was also strange, cruel, bigoted, and poor at business.
Bad Boys, Bad Men Confronting Antisocial Personality Disorder (Sociopathy) by Donald W. Black (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on March 29, 2013 tagged nonfiction
An in-depth examination of Antisocial Personality Disorder, which cannot be effectively treated.
Invasion of the Overworld a Minecraft Novel by Mark Cheverton (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on May 16, 2014 tagged coming of age • science fiction
Gameknight999, who likes to make Minecraft difficult for others, suddenly finds himself in the game.
I'll Seize the Day Tomorrow by Jonathan Goldstein (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on March 29, 2013 tagged biography • humor
Jonathan Goldstein, star of the NPR radio show Wiretap, documents the year between his 39th and 40th birthdays.
Relentless From Good to Great to Unstoppable by Tim S. Grover, Kobe Bryant, Shari Wenk (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on March 22, 2013 tagged nonfiction
Tim Grover trains pro athletes to excel, and believes his philosophy is applicable to any endeavor.
A Grand Complication The Race to Build the World's Most Legendary Watch by Stacy Perman (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on March 8, 2013 tagged history
Two prominent, rich men in the early 1900s competed to have the most complicated mechanical watch.
Spirit and Dust by Rosemary Clement-Moore (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on March 15, 2013 tagged mystery • paranormal
Daisy Goodnight talks to spirits to help the FBI solve a murder and a mob boss find his missing daughter.
Blood Song (Raven's Shadow Book 1) by Anthony Ryan (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on April 18, 2014 tagged coming of age • fantasy
After his mother’s death, Vaelin’s father gives him to the Sixth Order to make him into a weapon of the Faith.
Unknown Pleasures Inside Joy Division by Peter Hook (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on February 22, 2013 tagged biography • nonfiction
The story of the influential band Joy Division, from its early days to lead singer Ian Curtis’s suicide.
Backward Compatible A Geek Love Story by Sarah Daltry, Pete Clark (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on April 4, 2014 tagged fantasy • romance • science fiction
George and Katie’s geeky romance starts at a midnight video game release party.
God Is Disappointed in You by Mark Russell, Shannon Wheeler (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on February 7, 2014 tagged comic strips • humor
Humorous, unsanitized summaries of each book of the Bible, with cartoons.
The Everything Store Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon by Brad Stone (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on March 7, 2014 tagged biography • nonfiction
How Jeff Bezos defined online shopping and manages amazon.com.
Undisputed Truth by Mike Tyson, Larry Sloman (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on March 14, 2014 tagged biography
An in-depth biography of boxer Mike Tyson including his childhood and most infamous fights.
Notes from a Hairy-Not-Scary Werewolf by Tim Collins, Andrew Pinder (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on October 31, 2014 tagged coming of age • horror • humor
A hall monitor bitten by a werewolf must learn to control his new nature, and must stop a werewolf-vampire conflict.
Gods of Mischief My Undercover Vendetta to Take Down the Vagos Outlaw Motorcycle Gang by George Rowe (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on January 18, 2013 tagged nonfiction
236 Pounds of Class Vice President A Memoir of Teenage Insecurity, Obesity, and Virginity by Jason Mulgrew (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on October 5, 2012 tagged biography
Banished Surviving My Years in the Westboro Baptist Church by Lauren Drain, Lisa Pulitzer (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on December 28, 2012 tagged nonfiction
Attention All Passengers The Airlines’ Dangerous Descent and How to Reclaim Our Skies by William J. McGee (2012)
Reviewed by flemtastic on August 31, 2012 tagged nonfiction
Hosoi My Life as a Skateboarder Junkie Inmate Pastor by Christian Hosoi (2012)
Reviewed by flemtastic on July 13, 2012 tagged biography
The World in Your Lunch Box The Wacky History and Weird Science of Everyday Foods by Claire Eamer, Sa Boothroyd (2012)
Reviewed by flemtastic on May 25, 2012 tagged history • picture book • science
Leaving Mundania Inside the Transformative World of Live Action Role-Playing Game by Lizzie Stark (2012)
Reviewed by flemtastic on May 18, 2012 tagged nonfiction
Retail Truths The Unconventional Wisdom of Retailing by Chip Averwater (2012)
Reviewed by flemtastic on April 27, 2012 tagged nonfiction