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Gregor And The Curse Of The Warmbloods

Collins, Suzanne
Gregor returns one again to the Underland to help find the cure to a plague that can kill every warm-blooded being there. Book three of the series.

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8/2007

Gregor And The Prophecy Of Bane

Collins, Suzanne
Gregor returns to the Under Land to rescue his sister, but it turns out he has to fight a giant white rat instead. Or something like that. Book two of a series, enjoyable story.

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7/2007

Gregor The Overlander

Collins, Suzanne
In the first book of the series Gregor and Boots fall into a ventilation shaft that leads, strangely enough, to the Underland.

Quote:

Courage only counts when you can count.

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8/2007

Mockingjay

Collins, Suzanne
Third book in the series, kind of slow in the first half, but the killing picks up in the second.

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8/2010

The hunger games

Collins, Suzanne
Katniss fights for her life at the Hunger Games. I really enjoyed reading this and am looking forward to reading the next two books.

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11/2009

Combat

Combat,
11 stories about war in near future. Stories by Larry Bond, Dale Brown, James Cobb, Stephen Coonts, Harold W. Coyle, David Hagberg, Dean Ing, Ralph Peters, R.J. Pineiro, and Barrett Tillman. Good stories.

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2/2001

Invaders Of Earth

Conklin, Groff, editor
Twentyone stories of invasion by various authors, including the fabulous Pictures Don't Lie by Katherine MacLean. Very good stories. Pub. in 1952.

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10/2002

Crazy Lady!

Conly, Jane Leslie
Vernon reluctantly helps out an alcoholic mother and her mentally-handicapped son.

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9/2009

9 Dragons

Connelly, Michael
Harry investigates a Triad murder, then his daughter is kidnapped and he goes to Hong Kong to rescue her. Eleanor is killed, the daughter is rescued. What goes on in Hong Kong stays in Hong Kong, but nothing is what it seems. A real page turner.

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7/2010

A Darkness More Than Night

Connelly, Michael
Terry McCaleb and Harry Bosch figure in this story of a dead housepainter. More than I wanted to know about the painter Hieronymus Bosch. 418 p.

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9/2001

Angels Flight

Connelly, Michael
LAPD Dective Harry Bosch investigates a dead lawyer at the Angels Flight funnicular.

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8/2000

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Black Ice

Connelly, Michael
Dectective Harry Bosch ends up going to Mexico to solve the suicide of a fellow officer.

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11/2000

Blood Work

Connelly, Michael
Retired FBI agent Terry McCaleb investigates a seemingly random murder of a woman. Excellent story!! Read again after seeing the movie, 8/2002

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8/2000

City Of Bones

Connelly, Michael
Harry Bosch investigates a murder of a child that happened twenty years ago.

QUOTE:

At the top of the page she had written "City of Bones." [...] "Why do you call it that?" She shrugged her shoulders. "Because we're setting out the streets and the blocks of what will become a city to us," she said, [...]. "At least while we're working here it will feel like it. Our little city."

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8/2002

Echo Park

Connelly, Michael
Harry Bosch solves an unsolved murder of a young girl who liked horses.

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7/2007

Lost Light

Connelly, Michael
Harry Bosch is retired and decides to investigate a robbery involving 2 million dollers, movie makers, a missing FBI agent, and four kings. Very good, as usual.

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7/2003

The Black Echo

Connelly, Michael
First book of the Harry Bosch series. Harry finds a tunnel-rat comrade from the Vietnam war dead.

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11/2000

The Brass Verdict

Connelly, Michael
Lawyer Mickey Haller falls into a big-time case, his first in a year since going through rehab. Harry Bosch plays a big part in this story, with a surprising conclusion.

Words I Had To Look Up:

Maybach (pg. 316) -- A very expensive car I never heard of. Looks like a Lexus to me!

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12/2008

The closers

Connelly, Michael
Harry Bosch is back from retirement, assigned to the LAPD's new unsolved case unit, investigating the murder of a teenage girl.

Odd Reference:

On page 280, She said, "Are you ready, Michael?"

Who is Michael, the author?

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10/2005

The Concrete Blonde

Connelly, Michael
LAPD Dective Harry Bosch kills a serial killer called The Dollmaker, and the guy's wife sues Harry.

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8/2000
20 books displayed
[Abadzis- Alcott] [Alcott- Anderson] [Andreae- Atkinson] [Atkinson- Ballard] [Balliett- Barnard] [Barnard- Barnhill] [Barr- Barr] [Barrows- Bear] [Bear- Beaton] [Beaton- Beattie] [Beattie, editor- Black] [Black- Block] [Block- Borchert] [Bosch- Brennert] [Brillant- Bryson] [Bryson- Bujold] [Bujold- Card] [Card- Card] [Card- Chabon] [Chabon- Clancy] [Clancy- Coakley] [Coben- Cole] [Cole- Collins] [Collins- Connelly] [Connelly- Cook] [Cook- Cornwell] [Cornwell- Crais] [Crais- Crumley] [Crumley- Cussler] [Cussler- David] [Davidson- Dickinson] [Dickinson- Dorsey] [Dorsey- Duane] [Duble- Elkins] [Elkins- Evanovich] [Evanovich- Fairstein] [Fairstein- Ferris] [Ferris- Flanagan] [Flanagan- Ford] [Forester- Francis] [Francis- Francis] [Francis- Francis] [Francis- Gaiman] [Gaiman- Gash] [Gash- Goldberg] [Goldberg- Grafton] [Grafton- Gratz] [Graves- Grennan] [Griffin- Grisham] [Grisham- Haldeman] [Haldeman- Hall] [Hallinan- Harte] [Hartwell- Heinlein] [Heinlein- Heller] [Heller- Henry] [Hepler- Hess] [Hess- Hiaasen] [Hiaasen- Hobb] [Hobb- Horowitz] [Horowitz- Hyman] [Ibbotson- Jocelyn] [Johansen- Kaminsky] [Kaminsky- Kelley] [Kellog- Kienzle] [King- Klise] [Klise- Krueger] [Kurland- Larsson] [Lasky- Lee] [Lee- Lescroart] [Lescroart- Little] [Little- Lowry] [Lu- Macleod] [Macleod- Marcinko] [Marcinko- Mass] [Mass- McBain] [McBain- McCrumb] [McCrumb- McNab] [McNally- Mikaelsen] [Miles- Moore] [Moore- Mullane] [Muller- Nimmo] [Nimmo- O'Brian] [O'Brian- O'Brian] [O'Brien- Owens] [Palacio- Park] [Park- Parker] [Parker- Parker] [Parker- Paulsen] [Paulsen- Peck] [Peck- Pfeffer] [Pfeffer- Posey] [Powell- Prager] [Pratchett- Pratchett] [Pratchett- Pronzini] [Pronzini- Pynchon] [Pynchon- Reeves] [Rehder- Riordan] [Riordan- Rose] [Rose- Russell] [Russell- Savage] [Savin- Schmatz] [Schmidt- Scottoline] [Scottoline- Setterfield] [Shaffer- Shute] [Sijie- Smith] [Smith- Spinelli] [Spinelli- Steinberg] [Steinhauer- Stross] [Stross- Swee] [Sweeney- Tepper] [Thompson- Turtledove] [Turtledove- Van Draanen] [Van Draanen- Veglahn] [Villasenor- Webster] [Weeks- Westlake] [Westlake- Wiles] [Wiles- Woodring] [Woodruff- Zevin] [Zimmerman- Zusak] 

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