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The Bell Jar
3.94
There are many who have read The Bell Jar and absolutely loved it. I am gladly considering myself one of them. I was a little caught of guard when I r...more
Nov 2004
May 29, 2007
 
Anna Karenina
3.99
People are going to have to remember that this is the part of the review that is entirely of my own opinion and what I thought of the book, because wh...more
Oct 2004
May 29, 2007
 
Water for Elephants
4.05
**spoiler alert** SPOILERS IN MY REVIEW! I'M SORRY ABOUT SPOILING IT FOR PEOPLE, REALLY I AM, IT WAS NEVER INTENTIONAL. BUT AS WITH ALL REVIEWS (ESPEC...more
Aug 2007
Jun 09, 2007
 
The Secret Life of Bees
3.96
Ahhh! *gasp* *choke* *stammer* I can barely find the words to say how much I loved this book. Honestly, The Secret Life of Bees has to be one of the b...more
Jan 2005
May 29, 2007
 
My Sister's Keeper
4.03
This book was stunning. In writing, in style, in plot, in character! It truly is one of those books that you really can't stop reading. Especially for...more
Jan 2005
May 29, 2007
 
The Red Tent
4.13
My mom got me this book for Christmas mainly because she wanted to read it. I read the summary on the back and I was intrigued, but wasn't intending t...more
Dec 2006
May 29, 2007
 
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter, #7)
4.57
**spoiler alert** Was this book so awesome because it finally addressed all those long unanswered questions? Yes. Was this book just fantastic because...more
Jul 2007
Jun 20, 2007
 
Nineteen Minutes
4.06
This book is a hard book to put down because the entire time you're seeking answers. Why? What actually happened? What made it progress to this? Thing...more
May 2007
May 29, 2007
 
Those Who Save Us
4.11
This is one of those books that make you go, "Wow." And I did go, "Wow," when I put it down. Blum takes an enormous risk writing from the German persp...more
Jan 2007
May 29, 2007
 
Blindness (Blindness, #1)
4.02
This is definitely a book that people will either love or hate. It's just that kind of book. Not everyone is going to pick this up and like it. Even t...more
Oct 2006
May 29, 2007
 
She's Come Undone
3.78
I have to wonder if any of Lamb's children were teenage girls while he was writing this novel. If not, then I'm sure his wife had her brain picked apa...more
Jun 2007
May 30, 2007
 
The Gathering
2.97
Please excuse me as I make a noise of annoyance, disgust, boredom and all around dissatisfaction... UGHARGHHHHUHHH. Don't even know how to spell that...more
Feb 2008
Mar 16, 2008
 
The Kite Runner
4.21
What a powerful story. I didn't think I was going to like this book as much as I did... but I really did. I got so involved in this book that my emoti...more
Apr 2007
May 29, 2007
 
Heart-Shaped Box
3.80
I don't think I quite knew what I was getting into when I picked up this book. I don't know what I thought I was going to read, but it wasn't this. So...more
May 2007
May 29, 2007
 
The Lovely Bones
3.71
**spoiler alert** This book could have easily fallen into the "same old, same old" category, but it didn't and that's why it's so good. There are cert...more
Mar 2008
Aug 29, 2007
 
The Mermaid Chair
3.04
I bought this book when I went with my mother to go hear Sue Monk Kidd speak. Let me tell you, she speaks as eloquently as she writes. She's also just...more
Jun 2005
May 29, 2007
 
A Child Called "It"
4.05
Okay, this is going to be a short and sweet review since it's a non-fictional autobiography and you can't really critique things like characters and s...more
Feb 2008
Mar 16, 2008
 
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Harry Potter, #6)
4.48
Okay, how am I really supposed to review this book? The thing is, I'm obsessed with Harry Potter, no way around it. I've been obsessed, and more than...more
Jul 2005
May 29, 2007
 
The Hours
3.87
Okay, let's be honest, the only reason this book isn't getting a D is because the language was very beautiful... most of the time. It was beautiful wh...more
Dec 2006
May 29, 2007
 
Pope Joan
4.05
Before I started reading this book I gave a brief summary to some of my friends who saw that I had just bought it and were wondering about it. That go...more
Nov 2006
May 29, 2007
 
The Rapture of Canaan
3.78
First off, let me start by saying that this is not a religious book, it can be viewed that way if you want to, but in case you're one of those people...more
Nov 2006
May 29, 2007
 
Cane River
4.01
What a gorgeous novel. The key thing is, is that this novel was based on Lalita Tademy's own family history. She calls it fiction, though, because she...more
Apr 2007
May 29, 2007
 
We Were the Mulvaneys
3.63
By the end of this book I was crying. I just want to start with that and get it cleared out of the way. It wasn't just a sniff and the threat of tears...more
Aug 2007
May 30, 2007
 
The Handmaid's Tale
3.98
What an amazing read. This was a book I literally could not put down so I read it in a night. Offred's journey should become everyone's journey. What...more
Jan 2007
May 29, 2007
 
Back Roads
3.69
Let's just say one thing: this is one fucked up family. If you decide to read this book, brace yourself, seriously, the Altmyer's are fucked up. But f...more
Dec 2006
May 29, 2007
 
The Book of Fate
3.50
My mother warned me before I started the book so I shall warn you as well, because it was good to go into this book armed with the information I was t...more
Oct 2007
Jun 08, 2007
 
Animals in Translation: Using the Mysteries of Autism to Decode Animal Behavior
4.11
This book truly is a must-read for any pet owner, and I highly recommend it to anyone who just loves animals. Temple Grandin offers fascinating insigh...more
Apr 2006
May 29, 2007
 
The Princes of Ireland (The Dublin Saga, #1)
3.83
Let me just start off with saying that you need to be awake and alert when reading this book. There are many times that the story is full of action an...more
May 2007
May 29, 2007
 
The Good Earth (House of Earth, #1)
3.93
Okay, after Anna Karenina, Oprah and her Book Club owed me (and most likely the rest of the Book Club members) big time. Perhaps that's why she chose...more
Nov 2004
May 29, 2007
 
The Amber Spyglass (His Dark Materials, #3)
4.03
Okay, before I say what I need to say let me just say that I really loved this series, it was inventive and original, I've never really read anything...more
Jul 2007
Jul 11, 2007
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