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The Defining Moment: FDR's Hundred Days and the Triumph of Hope
3.85
I havent read much non-fiction lately, but I really was enthralled by this re-count of recent history. Given our current financial crisis, it is inter...more
Jan 23, 2009
Jan 23, 2009
 
Sworn to Silence (Kate Burkholder, #1)
3.97
Any easy reading book for a mystery, I liked it; also discusses the Amish way of life, and conflicting views with surrounding community; more graphic...more
Sep 19, 2009
Sep 19, 2009
 
The Glass Castle
4.20
Amazing true autobiography; growing up in poverty we can scarcely imagine, yet not really condemning parents for their unconventional lifestyle. A won...more
Nov 08, 2009
Nov 08, 2009
 
Light from a Distant Star
3.37
A delightful novel written from a child's perspective, has been compared to "To Kill A Mockingbird" and rightly so.
Nov 2011
Jan 15, 2012
 
Russian Winter
3.74
Incredible book takes place during the Stalin era, looking forward to reading authors new book.
not set
Jun 05, 2013
 
Sarah's Key
4.10
Compelling read from WWII; New perspective in that it took place in Paris.
Feb 15, 2010
Feb 15, 2010
 
Astrid and Veronika
3.65
Characters not as well developed as I would expect.
Jan 29, 2010
Jan 29, 2010
 
The Innocent Man: Murder and Injustice in a Small Town
3.76
How our justice system can go terribly wrong.
not set
Jan 29, 2010
 
Noah's Compass
3.26
Vintage Anne Tyler; wonderful characters.
Jan 29, 2010
Jan 29, 2010
 
Olive Kitteridge
3.69
One comes to love Olive and appreciate her more as the book goes on.A truly wonderful, insightful book. Deserves the Pultizer Prize.
Jul 29, 2009
Jul 15, 2009
 
Home Safe
3.46
One of my favorite authors; will grab interest at first few pages.
Jun 2009
Jul 01, 2009
 
Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet
3.94
Historical novel of the NW US//roundup of Japanese citizens; worth reading.
Feb 15, 2010
Jan 29, 2010
 
Those Who Save Us
4.11
Another heart-wrenching book of WWII; very well written, not easy to read at times, but illuminating.
Mar 11, 2010
Mar 11, 2010
 
Amy and Isabelle
3.63
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Jul 15, 2009
Jul 01, 2009
 
Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World
3.80
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Apr 22, 2009
 
The Private Patient (Adam Dalgliesh, #14)
3.75
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Jan 29, 2010
Dec 08, 2009
 
Crow Lake
3.81
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Feb 06, 2012
 
War Brides
3.56
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Feb 13, 2013
 
The Secrets of a Fire King
3.40
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Aug 25, 2009
Aug 04, 2009
 
A Thread of Grace
3.98
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Nov 08, 2009
 
A Change in Altitude
3.16
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Apr 29, 2010
 
Life Among the Lutherans
3.66
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Oct 06, 2010
Oct 06, 2010
 
The Other Side of the Bridge
3.97
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Feb 06, 2012
Jan 15, 2012
 
Gone Girl
3.93
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not set
Feb 13, 2013
 
After This
3.25
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Apr 29, 2010
 
Prague Winter
3.95
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Jun 03, 2012
 
Monday Mornings
3.38
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Mar 06, 2013
Jun 03, 2012
 
The Last Runaway
3.76
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May 06, 2014
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