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The Language of Flowers
4.06
I was surprised by this book: I expected a sappy, heard-it-a-million-times love story, and that is NOT this book. The Language of Flowers follows the...more
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Oct 21, 2013
 
Room
3.95
**spoiler alert** Whoa, this is a good book. It took me quite a while to get past the child's narrative voice, but when I did, I loved it.

I was simply...more
Jul 03, 2013
Jun 16, 2013
 
New Moon (Twilight, #2)
3.54
**spoiler alert** This is my least favorite from the series because I don't really like Jacob and most of this book is spent with Bella and Jacob. And...more
Feb 26, 2009
Feb 25, 2009
 
Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
4.31
SPOILER ALERT!

Wow. I haven't been this gripped by a series in a long time. Just finished Catching Fire, and all I can say right now is a spoiler:

They...more
Mar 03, 2011
Feb 27, 2011
 
Irish Rebel (Irish Hearts, #3)
3.95
Damn Nora Roberts. I wasn't supposed to totally fall for this book, the characters, and the horses, but I couldn't help it. But it was a nice easy rea...more
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Dec 31, 2010
 
Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen
4.29
Loved it. Thus is a must read for anyone even a little bit interested in running, running barefoot, or running science. Inspirational. Educational. An...more
Oct 10, 2011
Oct 10, 2011
 
My Bread: The Revolutionary No-Work, No-Knead Method
4.25
My husband is now making AWESOME bread at home because of this book, and I've even ventured out on a limb to try a few recipes myself. If you're serio...more
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Oct 20, 2010
 
Firestarter
3.77
I haven't read much Stephen King, but this one was good! There was a lag in the middle while Charlie and Andy were at Shop HQ, but it only lasted mayb...more
Jan 10, 2011
Dec 31, 2010
 
100 Years Old: 24 Australian Centenarians Tell Their Stories
4.33
Found in this article.
not set
Dec 01, 2009
 
Vizslas
3.53
Great introductory book and quite thorough for such a small book. Love the full-color images!
Mar 18, 2011
Mar 18, 2011
 
Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
4.06
I give this book 5 stars because I cannot imagine another book on such a topic being written with such verve, clarity, and humor, and yet remain respe...more
Aug 04, 2013
Nov 16, 2008
 
Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life
4.20
I have a copy of this somewhere...

http://www.43folders.com/2009/11/02/n...
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Jan 26, 2010
 
On Writing Well: The Classic Guide to Writing Nonfiction
4.18
Recommended by Merlin Mann: http://www.43folders.com/2009/11/02/n...
not set
Jan 26, 2010
 
On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft
4.26
Recommended by Merlin Mann: http://www.43folders.com/2009/11/02/n...
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Jan 26, 2010
 
Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within
4.15
Recommended by Merlin Mann: http://www.43folders.com/2009/11/02/n...
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Jan 26, 2010
 
'Fesser Goes to College (Way Back in the Hills, #2)
5.00
Read these books as a teenager and loved them. I need to read them again!
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Apr 01, 2010
 
Way Back When
3.80
Read these books as a teenager and loved them. I need to read them again!
not set
Apr 01, 2010
 
Way Back in the Hills
3.74
Read these books as a teenager and loved them. I need to read them again!
not set
Apr 01, 2010
 
Write Your Dissertation in Fifteen Minutes a Day
3.67
Recommended by Merlin Mann http://www.43folders.com/2009/11/02/n...
not set
Jan 26, 2010
 
Winter's Bone
3.93
"Authentic dialog"? Didn't buy it. Detailed and beautiful natural scenery? Well, if I could get past the stilted, awkward, inconsistent prose. Driving...more
Mar 31, 2010
Mar 23, 2010
 
Out of the Garden: Women Writers on the Bible
3.58
Recommended by Simple Abundance (Sarah Ban Bainbreath)
not set
Jul 08, 2011
 
Can You Keep a Secret?
3.81
Easy, enjoyable read with an interesting premise, but totally predictable. Inspired me to start sharing my secrets anonymously.
Jun 18, 2009
Jun 17, 2009
 
The Tales of Beedle the Bard
3.93
A great Christmas present! It was a fast read the first time through, and I know I'll read it again within a month, but my first impression is that I...more
Dec 27, 2009
Dec 03, 2008
 
Wishful Drinking
3.46
Alex recommends getting the audio book (read by Fisher!).
not set
May 20, 2009
 
Rosemary's Baby
3.91
IMHO, much better than the movie.
Oct 24, 2011
Oct 23, 2011
 
Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance
3.77
I really enjoyed this memoir, but I expected it to cover more of his recent life (well, up until he was elected U.S. Senator and asked to write the bo...more
Dec 07, 2009
Sep 07, 2008
 
Death at the Chateau Bremont (A Verlaque and Bonnet Mystery, #1)
3.41
Heard about on Morning Edition 8/15/14
not set
Aug 15, 2014
 
Inside of a Dog: What Dogs See, Smell, and Know
3.50
Recommended by Danielle Tomasi
not set
Dec 30, 2012
 
The Thirteenth Tale
3.92
Recommended by Jill T.
not set
Jul 03, 2013
 
The Daylight Gate
3.31
Heard about it on All things Considered
not set
Oct 28, 2013
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