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Cutting for Stone
4.26
I'll admit to north Africa and India not normally being the geographic location of the books I choose to read, but I saw someone reading this in a res...more
Jan 2012
Jan 13, 2012
 
Travels in Siberia
3.87
If you are interested in Russia or "doing the trans-Siberian thing," then this is probably the only book you need to read. It is so thick, and heavy,...more
Feb 2012
Jan 13, 2012
 
Are You My Mother?
3.63
This is the best book I have read this year, and just consumed it in a gulp. I loved being able to get mad at Dwight gardner's review in the new York...more
Jul 2012
Aug 05, 2012
 
Seating Arrangements
3.00
I love New England wedding novels and I ain't afraid to admit it. Much more satisfying than reading the Vows column in the New York Times.
Jul 2012
Aug 05, 2012
 
BITCHfest: Ten Years of Cultural Criticism from the Pages of Bitch Magazine
4.07
I like non-fiction works that read like New Yorker articles, or other extended pieces of good journalism, and this fits the bill perfectly.
not set
Jan 13, 2012
 
Couch Fiction: A Graphic Tale of Psychotherapy
3.71
Such a smart way to introduce people to how psychotherapy works. Funny, smart, insightful.
Apr 2012
May 17, 2012
 
The Compass Rose: Stories
3.89
My first Ursula Le Guin.
not set
May 17, 2012
 
Cassandra at the Wedding
3.93
YES.
Dec 2012
Mar 26, 2013
 
The Vanishers
3.11
I agree with the reviews that criticised The Vanishers for being a bit too complicated, the plotline too contrived. I wanted to follow Julia on her jo...more
May 2012
Mar 04, 2012
 
Heartburn
3.59
I loved most how much inspiration ephron takes from her own books to use in her films ... I found whole lines from "Julie and Julia" and "you've got m...more
Aug 2012
Oct 09, 2012
 
The Innocents
3.14
This doesn't even begin to get near to Edith Wharton. And the main character comes across as a two dimensional jerk.

But enjoyable.
Oct 2012
Oct 09, 2012
 
Las islas
3.60
First ever book club. First book in said book club. And it opens with human turd in Perspex as a paperweight.
Oct 2012
Oct 09, 2012
 
Death Is Not an Option: Stories
3.65
The woman knows how to hit the nail on the head.
Feb 2012
Dec 03, 2010
 
The True Deceiver
3.88
None
Apr 2012
Jan 13, 2012
 
Reading Women: How the Great Books of Feminism Changed My Life
3.66
None
Apr 10, 2012
May 29, 2011
 
Daniel Stein, Interpreter.
4.19
None
Aug 2012
Oct 09, 2012
 
Tolstoy Lied: A Love Story
3.40
None
Jun 2012
Jun 23, 2012
 
The Marriage Plot
3.40
None
Apr 2012
Apr 10, 2012
 
The Man Without a Face: The Unlikely Rise of Vladimir Putin
3.75
None
Apr 2012
Apr 10, 2012
 
Lavinia
3.69
None
Nov 24, 2012
Oct 09, 2012
 
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen (Tales of Alderley, #1)
3.98
None
Nov 2012
Nov 24, 2012
 
Thursbitch
3.56
None
Nov 2012
Nov 24, 2012
 
Boneland (Tales of Alderley, #3)
3.74
None
Oct 2012
Nov 24, 2012
 
How It All Began
3.44
None
Nov 2012
Nov 24, 2012
 
House Music: The Oona King Diaries
3.60
None
not set
Mar 26, 2013
 
At Last
3.92
None
Mar 2012
Apr 10, 2012
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