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A Child Called "It"
i totally cried on every page it's a sad and horrifying story. But the way it's written makes more of an inspiration than a "sob story". it gives you ...more
Apr 2008
Jun 01, 2008
Kabul Beauty School: An American Woman Goes Behind the Veil
I really liked this book because of all the insight into the culture. The concept was also intriging. Of course all the doctors and program oganizers ...more
Dec 18, 2009
Dec 15, 2009
Audrey Hepburn
An information packed easy read if you're interested in her work but if you want to learn more about Audrey herself, this is probably not the best cho ...more
not set
Jul 27, 2014
Clara and Mr. Tiffany
I loved learning all about the intricate and artistic processes involved with designing and assembling Tiffany windows and lamp shades. There was a lo ...more
Dec 11, 2014
Dec 11, 2014
The Chaperone
There are 2 things I feel I have learned from this book. First you can learn something from everyone no matter their age or maturitly level. Second yo ...more
Dec 14, 2012
Nov 26, 2012
The Good Nurse: A True Story of Medicine, Madness, and Murder
I would have given 4 stars but I was turned off by the unnecessary language. This book was really insightful in the worlds of pharmacy/nursing, hospit ...more
Jul 26, 2013
Jul 29, 2013
Danielle Steel repeated things over and over and over again like "Tammy couldn't give up her job in LA; it would just be to hard. Her sisters understo ...more
Jan 17, 2009
Jan 07, 2009
A strange little quick read that's charming in an odd way. I did like how the two main kids talked through their grief and thought processes with each ...more
not set
Jun 19, 2014
Audition: A Memoir
She wrote this book like she's talking to you so you really feel like you're getting to know her personally. Since she got to know a lot of celebritie ...more
Nov 06, 2008
May 30, 2008
The Geography of Bliss: One Grump's Search for the Happiest Places in the World
I loved that it was written in a casual friendly manner. It was almost like the writer was your best friend telling you about all these amazing experi ...more
Aug 27, 2013
Aug 12, 2013
An Amish Kitchen
A fun easy read feel good book. I liked that the book didn't focus on what they can and cant do. It was more like 5 short love stories about people th ...more
Oct 31, 2013
Nov 09, 2013
The Host (The Host, #1)
The story line could have been written better but all in all an interesting story. It starts off pretty slow and confusing but the whole concept of th ...more
Dec 16, 2008
Nov 06, 2008
Bleak House
I loved that this is a political detective romance! It is LONG and I'll admit, the beginning was boring. But once you get into it it's hard to put dow ...more
Oct 07, 2012
Sep 25, 2012
The Street of a Thousand Blossoms
I never knew so much training went into sumo wrestling! It took me a while to keep all of the japanese names straight but I loved this book. You learn ...more
May 07, 2008
Jun 01, 2008
The Invisible Woman: The Story of Nelly Ternan and Charles Dickens
The books wasn't at all what I was expecting. It was really interesting to learn about the social attitude towards actors and the theater in the Dicke ...more
Jul 17, 2013
Jun 26, 2013
basically she's in lotsa movies where her acting is acceptable and nothing more, she was difficult to work with but everyone loved her because she's g ...more
Jan 07, 2009
Dec 16, 2008
Sarah: How a Hockey Mom Turned Alaska's Political Establishment Upside Down
It was interesting to hear about how she grew up and the stories behind all her kids names which I was always curiouse about. But once it got to her p ...more
May 08, 2009
Feb 16, 2009
A Train in Winter: An Extraordinary Story of Women, Friendship, and Resistance in Occupied France
A wonderful story about the amazing power true friendship can have.
Nov 19, 2012
Nov 02, 2012
Interesting historical stories that gave me a new perspective on events I thought I already understood. But the story lines jumped around between 3 ge ...more
Nov 20, 2014
Jun 19, 2014
The Crystal City (Tales of Alvin Maker, #6)
I didn't realize this was the last book in the series when I first got it so I was a little lost at some parts. Over all I liked it, had lots of great ...more
Jun 2006
Jun 01, 2008
A Distant Mirror:  The Calamitous 14th Century
it had lots of interesting facts and stories about life in the 14th centery that I really enjoyed but it's in old english and I just didn't have the p ...more
Feb 07, 2011
Jan 17, 2009
The Lost Boy
it's a sad book that pulls all your heart strings but written in a way that helps you understand why many foster children act up and all the emotions ...more
May 2008
Jun 01, 2008

I liked hearing all the stories and adventures. I've never heard most of them before. It gave me a new respect for how brave she was not to mention L
Sep 26, 2012
Sep 19, 2012
Peter and the Starcatchers (Peter and the Starcatchers, #1)
I loved this book. It's about peter before he was Peter Pan. You learn about the "fairy dust" which is "star stuff" in this book and the stories behin ...more
Nov 28, 2006
Jul 10, 2008
Ender's Game (The Ender Quintet, #1)
fantastic book. Deep characters and lots of twists and the fact that these kids are so young makes it even more interesting. They deffinatly need to m ...more
Apr 2005
Jun 01, 2008
Isabella Moon
lots of characters with twisted lives that have nothing to do with the story line and add nothing to the story but pages. This book was a waste of my ...more
Jul 02, 2008
Jul 07, 2008
Dragon Rider
I loved this book!!! It had lots of humor and all the fantasy beasts I love. It's the kind of book you can read several times and not get bored.
Mar 2007
Jun 01, 2008
The Fixer Upper
not set
Dec 23, 2009
Catch Me If You Can: The True Story Of A Real Fake
Jun 20, 2012
Jun 05, 2012
Dec 1994
Jan 14, 2009
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