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Love the One You're With
3.64
I enjoyed this Emily Giffin as much as her others I have read. She is a great relationship writer, and although the characters in her books are much y...more
Oct 23, 2008
Oct 12, 2008
 
Happy Family: A Novel
3.10
While I enjoyed the characters in this book, and the insight into immigration from China, as well as the life of a young girl in China, the story, ult...more
Jan 15, 2009
Jan 04, 2009
 
The Kindness of Strangers
3.98
I have been trying for days to think of what to say about this book. When I started it, I could see the subject matter was going to make it difficult...more
Jul 09, 2009
Mar 03, 2009
 
The Knitting Circle
3.76
This is the most depressing book I have ever read. It was more depressing than Angela's Ashes, and that's saying something. At least Angela's Ashes ha...more
Sep 11, 2008
Jul 31, 2008
 
Water for Elephants
4.05
This book was ok, for adults.

When I started it, I thought this book was going to be long and boring. That was not so, not in the least. It is the tal...more
Jul 15, 2009
Jan 15, 2009
 
Songs for the Missing
3.39
This was good fiction. When I started it, I was afraid it was going to be difficult to get through, that, as a mother, it would be too hard to read ab...more
Mar 10, 2009
Jan 04, 2009
 
Riding Lessons (Riding Lessons, #1)
3.38
While this was a good read, a page turner, I never got past the fact that I wanted to shake the main character -- wake her up to reality. She was weak...more
Jun 2010
Jun 09, 2010
 
Winter Garden
4.09
A heartbreaking historical, family story, set in Russia, within a modern-day American novel. I thoroughly enjoyed the story of the Russia mother, her...more
Jun 2010
Jun 17, 2010
 
Heart and Soul
3.71
I am a real Maeve Binchy fan, so it was no surprise that I enjoyed Heart and Soul. Great characters -- many of whom appeared from previous stories, in...more
Apr 2009
May 30, 2009
 
One for the Money (Stephanie Plum, #1)
4.01
When I started this book, I really didn't think I would enjoy it. I used to enjoy a mystery, but not so much anymore. The idea of a woman as a bounty...more
Aug 22, 2008
Aug 17, 2008
 
Echoes
3.94
I thoroughly enjoyed this Danielle Steel after not having read any of her books in probably 10 years. I don't even know why I picked it up, except tha...more
Jul 19, 2009
Apr 28, 2009
 
Testimony
3.50
I was very disappointed in this Anita Shreve book. The book begins (first few pages) with a very explicit description of teenage sex and I had a hard...more
Feb 06, 2009
Dec 17, 2008
 
Every Secret Thing
3.69
I really enjoyed this story and I will read more of this author's work. I thoroughly enjoyed the character's relationships, especially with the studen...more
Aug 17, 2008
Jul 30, 2008
 
Skeletons at the Feast
3.96
I really enjoyed this book. The characters were engaging and I was drawn to reading it from cover to cover. I was disappointed, however, in the gratui...more
Jul 2008
Jul 29, 2008
 
The Center of Everything
3.66
I enjoyed the main character in the novel, but the story was long and more than a little depressing.
Jan 06, 2009
Jul 31, 2008
 
Very Valentine
3.77
Not my very favorite Adriana Trigiani, but light and mildly entertaining. Maybe I just wasn't in the mood.
Apr 2009
Mar 03, 2009
 
Barefoot
3.74
This was a good summer read. Not always uplifting, but the reader is left with a positive experience.
Jul 2010
Aug 02, 2009
 
My Friend Flicka (Flicka, #1)
4.12
Good choice for adults and older teens.
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Jul 30, 2008
 
The Book Thief
4.37
Great choice for adults and older teens.
Jul 2008
Jul 29, 2008
 
I Know This Much Is True
4.13
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Jul 30, 2008
 
Vanishing Acts
3.65
None
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Jul 29, 2008
 
Salem Falls
3.76
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Jul 29, 2008
 
Keeping Faith
3.76
None
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Jul 29, 2008
 
Perfect Match
3.90
None
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Jul 29, 2008
 
Change of Heart
3.87
None
not set
Jul 29, 2008
 
Second Glance
3.76
None
not set
Jul 29, 2008
 
Picture Perfect
3.49
None
not set
Jul 29, 2008
 
Harvesting the Heart
3.57
None
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Jul 29, 2008
 
The Pact
3.97
None
not set
Jul 29, 2008
 
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas
4.04
None
Jul 2008
Jul 29, 2008
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