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Go the Fuck to Sleep
4.23
Isn't everything better when read by Samuel L. Jackson? Listen for yourself and download the audio version for free here. This is a cute and only slig...more
Jun 14, 2011
Jun 14, 2011
 
Star Trek Book of Opposites
4.37
If you love the original Star Trek in all of it's William Shatner/Captain Kirk glory, then there is no question you will love this board book as well....more
Jan 26, 2012
Jan 26, 2012
 
The Giver (The Giver Quartet, #1)
4.11
YA Megan would have loved this book. Adult Megan is over ambiguous endings and wants a story with a little more meat to it. Regardless, this was well...more
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Jan 09, 2010
 
Grimm's Complete Fairy Tales
4.29
I love the stories... but dislike the edition. I bought it because it is a nice hardback that looks good on the shelf. Unfortunately, Barnes & Nob...more
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Jan 14, 2009
 
Spooky Campfire Tales: Hauntings, Strange Happenings, and Supernatural Lore
2.92
This is clearly a children's book, and I bought it at a state park camp store ~ so it should go without saying that my expectations were low. Unfortua...more
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Sep 21, 2009
 
Bigger than a Bread Box
4.04
This story features twelve year old Rebecca as she struggles with her parents’ separation, her sense of self, and a magical wish-granting breadbox. Wh...more
Feb 22, 2012
Jan 07, 2012
 
Esio Trot
3.72
Sadly, I didn't discover this book as a child. However, it is still good as an adult. Can't help but feel Mr. Hoppy isn't as nice as he appears ~ a li...more
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Jan 14, 2009
 
Holes
3.90
This was okay. While listening I kept thinking of how much more I would have enjoyed this as an actual kid, rather than an adult interested in YA book...more
Aug 16, 2012
Aug 28, 2012
 
Over Sea, Under Stone (The Dark is Rising, #1)
3.83
After noting all of the 4 and 5 star reviews of this one, I was a little dissapointed. On one hand, it sucks discovering children's books as an adult...more
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Jul 05, 2009
 
Bridge to Terabithia
3.94
So much has been said about this one, that it seems silly to write a full review. As a child I was not quick to tears, but this book made me bawl my e...more
Nov 09, 2011
Nov 09, 2011
 
Beowulf
3.38
A re-telling of Beowulf with easy to understand language with lovely illustrations. This edition was a fantastic used book store find :)
Jan 26, 2012
Jan 26, 2012
 
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (The Chronicles of Narnia, #1)
4.15
I had such rich memories of this book as a kid, and recently eagerly re-read it as an adult... and was a little disapointed. I remembered exactly what...more
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Jan 14, 2009
 
Ryan Heshka's ABC Spookshow
4.47
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Jan 16, 2009
 
The Magic Finger
3.61
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Jan 14, 2009
 
The Witches
4.13
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Jan 14, 2009
 
The Muppet Show Book
4.31
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Jan 16, 2009
 
The Magical Worlds of Harry Potter
3.90
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Jan 13, 2009
 
The Witch's Christmas
3.56
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Jan 07, 2009
 
Coraline
3.97
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Oct 08, 2009
 
The Lump of Coal
4.02
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Jan 07, 2009
 
Emily's Good Nightmares (Emily the Strange Graphic Novels, #3)
4.15
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Jan 19, 2010
 
The Austere Academy (A Series of Unfortunate Events, #5)
3.92
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Jan 07, 2009
 
The Miserable Mill (A Series of Unfortunate Events, #4)
3.78
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Jan 07, 2009
 
The Wide Window (A Series of Unfortunate Events, #3)
3.86
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Jan 07, 2009
 
The Reptile Room (A Series of Unfortunate Events, #2)
3.88
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Jan 07, 2009
 
The Bad Beginning (A Series of Unfortunate Events, #1)
3.82
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Jan 07, 2009
 
Tikki Tikki Tembo
4.20
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May 13, 2012
 
The Graveyard Book
4.09
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Jan 07, 2009
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