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The Skin Map

The Skin Map A Bright Empires Novel

By Stephen Lawhead
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 3.71 Stars

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On 8/31 Reid Cardwell wrote: The Skin Map is the first book I’ve read by Stephen R. Lawhead and I thorougly enjoyed it. The book falls into the Sci-Fi/Fantasy genre and a lot of these books follow the same general pattern: a sort of “Here and Back Again” theme like J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit. Lawhead’s ... The Skin Map Review

Reid's Rating:

5 Stars

On 10/18 Ginger Chiveral wrote: You may recall the movie Jerry McGuire in which Tom Cruise’s character is trying to woo back his estranged wife. He gives a very explanation of his love to which she answers, “You had me at hello.” The Skin Map made me feel that way. It had me at the very first sentence: “Had he but known that ... Review of The Skin Map

Ginger 's Rating:

5 Stars

On 10/14 Sir Emeth wrote: When I got The Skin Map from Booksneeze (at no charge, no obligations, very awesome), I really had no idea what to expect. I had already read a few of Stephen Lawhead‘s books, and I knew that he had a diverse range of style. So I dug in with no preconceived notions about what it would be like. And ... Better Than I Expected

Sir Emeth's Rating:

5 Stars

On 10/9 Zenichka wrote: The Skin Map’s name intrigued me. I have never read anything by Stephen R. Lawhead before, but I heard quite a lot about this author. It has been a great introduction to the writings of this word-smith. Christopher “Kit” Livingstone involuntarily gets into the adventure that many ... [Book Review: THE SKIN MAP by Stephen R. Lawhead]

Zenichka's Rating:

5 Stars

On 10/7 Chad Jones wrote: he Skin Map is the first in a projected multi-volume series by author Stephen Lawhead. Like all truly great stories, it starts small, with a young man, Cosimo “Kit” Livingstone trying to traverse London to see his girlfriend. Things take a turn for the strange when Kit meets his great-grandfather ... Zip Across Time and Space on the Ley Lines

Chad's Rating:

5 Stars

On 9/26 Cari Ray wrote: The Skin Map is the first book of Stephen R. Lawhead's new Bright Empires series. The first thing to pique my interest was the creative chapter titles. Throughout the novel, each chapter title made the reader want to find out more. Chapter 13: “In Which Respectability Suffers a Serious Setback” ... The Skin Map by Stephen R. Lawhead

Cari's Rating:

5 Stars

On 9/22 fishinmom wrote: This was my introduction to Stephen Lawhead and what an introduction! Fantasy is not my usual genre of reading, nor is it my first choice so I wasn’t really sure if I’d even like this book. Thankfully I gave it a chance. This is so much more than a sci -fi, fantasy novel! Mystery, intrigue, suspense, ... Book Review: The Skin Map

fishinmom's Rating:

5 Stars

On 9/13 Gavin Pierce wrote: Kit Livingstone is on his way to his girlfriend's house when an old man named Cosimo approaches him. The man goes on about some psychotic theology that the world has multiple dimensions and alternate realities; saying more than what’s required for Kit to make an assessment that the old man is insane. ... The Skin Map by Stephen R. Lawhead

Gavin Pierce's Rating:

5 Stars

On 9/8 Lizzeann wrote: Imagine for a moment that there are locations of power, which would allow you to travel instantly through time and space. These locations, called “ley lines”, make all of these things possible and more in Stephen Lawhead’s novel, The Skin Map. This is the story of Kit Livingstone and his great-grandfather, Cosimo (who is still ... The Skin Map by Stephen Lawhead

Lizzeann's Rating:

5 Stars

On 9/8 Dinglefest wrote: When I heard Stephen Lawhead was writing a new book, I was thrilled. When I learned the title of the new book was The Skin Map, I was confused. It didn’t sound very ... well... Lawhead-y. However, as I began reading this beginning to a brand new series, I swiftly became engrossed in the story. Filled ... Book review: The Skin Map by Stephen Lawhead

Dinglefest's Rating:

5 Stars