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Rabbit at Rest (Rabbit Angstrom, #4)
3.94
I read the four Rabbit books in order and I recommend they are read in succession. I loved the stories, the characters (although Rabbit is not a likea ...more
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Jul 25, 2010
 
The Madonnas of Echo Park
3.55
This book is a heartbreaking wonder.
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Jul 25, 2010
 
Dandelion Wine
4.06
I was hesitant to read this book since I don't usually read sci-fi, but I now count it among my top ten of all time. Makes you remember what running t ...more
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Sep 04, 2008
 
Loving Frank
3.69
I made the mistake of going online to find pictures of the house Frank made for Mamah and found out the ending. That being said, the book was good but ...more
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Oct 29, 2008
 
March
3.70
The books about the life of Mr. March--the absent father from Little Women-- and what his life is like during the civil war. Good historical fiction. ...more
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Aug 20, 2008
 
Sometimes a Great Notion
4.23
It took me twenty pages to really get into this book, but once I did I couldn't stop reading.Tells the tale of the Stampers and their family. To this ...more
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Jul 23, 2008
 
Cowboys Are My Weakness
4.03
Yee Haw. I don't usually like short story collections but I really liked this one. I took it on vacation, read all the stories once, and then had to r ...more
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Aug 21, 2008
 
Farewell to Manzanar: A True Story of Japanese American Experience During and After the World War II Internment
3.46
I read this for a project I was doing for school. I had forgotten how good it is. Mainly for middle-school kids, I think everyone should read it.
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Oct 29, 2008
 
Sula
3.82
I believe this to be Toni Morrison's best novel.
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Sep 04, 2008
 
The Town
3.97
I couldn't put down this story about a small town and its residents. The book is the third in a trilogy--I haven't read the first two yet.
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Aug 21, 2008
 
Gone with the Wind
4.25
I didn't want to read this, but once I started it was impossible to put down. So much better than the movie. Great vacation read.
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Aug 21, 2008
 
Big Sur
3.86
Describes Kerouac's breakdown at Lawrence Ferlinghetti's Big Sur cabin. I liked it although most find it to be a big bummer.
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Aug 21, 2008
 
The Bridges of Madison County
3.37
The first time I thought a movie was ten times better than the book. The book just didn't make me care about the characters.
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Nov 01, 2008
 
All the King's Men
4.06
The last half of this book was fantastic. The first half was so slow that I almost stopped reading it a few times.
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Aug 21, 2008
 
Breathing Lessons
3.65
Great story about a couple's life and how we learn out about it during their road trip to a friend's funeral.
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Aug 20, 2008
 
The Way West
3.95
Great story about a wagon train traveling to Oregon. There are more books in this series i
I have yet to read
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Aug 20, 2008
 
Lonesome Dove
4.45
I am not a big western fan, but this book is great--I stayed up late every night because I couldn't put it down.
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Aug 20, 2008
 
Shark Dialogues
4.11
For some reason most people I know have not read this book. It is a shame because it is fantastic.
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Sep 04, 2008
 
Night (The Night Trilogy, #1)
4.27
I read this in a couple of hours. I couldn't put it down and I couldn't get it out of my head for days.
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Nov 01, 2008
 
Andersonville
4.09
This book is looong and gory. Tells about life inside Andersonville a civil war prison camp.
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Aug 20, 2008
 
The Keepers of the House
3.82
Fantastic book--I couldn't put it down. Historical Fiction with a big twist at the end.
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Jul 23, 2008
 
A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius
3.66
I loved this book in the beginning, then I started to get a little tired of his shtick.
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Nov 01, 2008
 
Disgrace
3.82
People love this book, but I found it painful and disturbing. It won the Booker prize
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Aug 21, 2008
 
East of Eden
4.31
Kathy is the most character of all times. Such a great book--I felt sad when I finished.
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Nov 01, 2008
 
Arrowsmith
3.79
This book has really started getting good--on page 40. We'll see how it goes from here....
Jul 25, 2010
Oct 29, 2008
 
Atonement
3.84
I felt a little cheated by the ending, but thought it was a good book--horrible movie.
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Nov 01, 2008
 
Marley and Me: Life and Love With the World's Worst Dog
4.09
I thought I would hate this book--but I loved it. Much more than a story about a dog.
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Nov 01, 2008
 
Empire Falls
3.88
Great characters. the mini series was really good, but nowhere near as good as the book.
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Aug 20, 2008
 
Gabriel García Márquez: One Hundred Years of Solitude
4.27
This book is amazing. Mystical, historical, family drama that cannot be put down.
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Sep 04, 2008
 
The Lovely Bones
3.73
Creepy. I couldn't put this down. I can't say much more without giving things away....
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Nov 01, 2008
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