Review: Reamde

Wednesday, 08/04/2015 ≅03:15 ©brainycat

Reamde
Reamde by Neal Stephenson
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

Brainycat's 5 "B"s:
blood: 3
boobs: 1
bombs: 4
bondage: 1
blasphemy: 1
Stars: 3
Bechdel Test: PASS
Deggan's Rule: PASS
Gay Bechdel Test: FAIL

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Review: Imprinted

Tuesday, 07/04/2015 ≅00:19 ©brainycat

Imprinted
Imprinted by Darcy Sweet
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

Brainycat's 5 "B"s:
blood: 0
boobs: 5
bombs: 0
bondage: 4
blasphemy: 0
Stars: 4
Bechdel Test: FAIL
Deggan's Rule: FAIL
Gay Bechdel Test: FAIL

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Review: Damoren

Monday, 06/04/2015 ≅22:35 ©brainycat

Damoren
Damoren by Seth Skorkowsky
My rating: 1 of 5 stars

Brainycat's 5 "B"s:
blood: 4
boobs: 0
bombs: 0
bondage: 0
blasphemy: 1
Stars: 1
Bechdel Test: FAIL
Deggan's Rule: FAIL
Gay Bechdel Test: FAIL

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Review: Trailer

Monday, 06/04/2015 ≅22:32 ©brainycat

Trailer
Trailer by Edward Lorn
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

Brainycat's 5 "B"s:
blood: 4
boobs: 0
bombs: 2
bondage: 2
blasphemy: 1
Stars: 3
Bechdel Test: PASS
Deggan's Rule: FAIL
Gay Bechdel Test: FAIL

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Review: Dead Heat

Friday, 20/03/2015 ≅05:08 ©brainycat

Dead Heat
Dead Heat by Ren Thompson
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

Brainycat's 5 "B"s:
blood: 4
boobs: 5
bombs: 2
bondage: 1
blasphemy: 2
Stars: 3
Bechdel Test: PASS
Deggan's Rule: FAIL
Gay Bechdel Test: PASS

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Review: NOS4R2

Tuesday, 17/03/2015 ≅05:14 ©brainycat

NOS4R2
NOS4R2 by Joe Hill
My rating: 2 of 5 stars

Brainycat's 5 "B"s:
blood: 3
boobs: 2
bombs: 2
bondage: 2
blasphemy: 3
Stars: 2.5
Bechdel Test: FAIL
Deggan's Rule: FAIL
Gay Bechdel Test: FAIL

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Review: Red Moon

Friday, 13/03/2015 ≅03:12 ©brainycat

Red Moon
Red Moon by Benjamin Percy
My rating: 2 of 5 stars

a href="http://brainycat.booklikes.com/brainycats5Bs" target="_blank">Brainycat's 5 "B"s:
blood: 4
boobs: 0
bombs: 1
bondage: 0
blasphemy: 0
Stars: 2
Bechdel Test: FAIL
Deggan's Rule: FAIL
Gay Bechdel Test: FAIL

Please note: I don't review to provide synopses, I review to share a purely visceral reaction to books and perhaps answer some of the questions I ask when I'm contemplating investing time and money into a book.

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Review: The Grendel Affair

Wednesday, 11/03/2015 ≅02:58 ©brainycat

The Grendel Affair
The Grendel Affair by Lisa Shearin
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

Brainycat's 5 "B"s:
blood: 4
boobs: 2
bombs: 4
bondage: 1
blasphemy: 2
Stars: 3.5
Bechdel Test: PASS
Deggan's Rule: FAIL
Gay Bechdel Test: FAIL

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Review: Engineering Infinity

Monday, 09/03/2015 ≅01:48 ©brainycat

Engineering Infinity
Engineering Infinity by Charles Stross
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

Brainycat's 5 "B"s:
blood: 3
boobs: 1
bombs: 3
bondage: 4
blasphemy: 4
Stars: 5
Bechdel Test: PASS
Deggan's Rule: PASS
Gay Bechdel Test: FAIL

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Review: Apocalyptic Montessa and Nuclear Lulu: A Tale of Atomic Love

Wednesday, 04/03/2015 ≅23:36 ©brainycat

Apocalyptic Montessa and Nuclear Lulu: A Tale of Atomic Love
Apocalyptic Montessa and Nuclear Lulu: A Tale of Atomic Love by Mercedes M. Yardley
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

Brainycat's 5 "B"s:
blood: 5
boobs: 2
bombs: 2
bondage: 5
blasphemy: 5
Stars: 3
Bechdel Test: FAIL
Deggan's Rule: PASS (in spirit if not the letter)
Gay Bechdel Test: FAIL

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