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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter, #7)
4.57
[THIS REVIEW CONTAINS SPOILERS, SO PLEASE DON'T READ IF YOU STILL HAVEN'T READ THE BOOK!]

I must say that the time waiting for the book was a lot more
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Jul 2007
Aug 12, 2007
 
Housekeeping
3.83
While this book evoked both anger and depression in me, I don't rate books poorly based on that (I read some negative reviews on amazon that basically ...more
May 02, 2012
Apr 22, 2012
 
Harvey Pekar's Cleveland
4.01
Believe it or not, I never read American Splendor. I heard of it, but never read anything, so the supposed repeated info didn't bother me and I enjoye ...more
Jun 27, 2012
Jun 10, 2012
 
Choker
3.66
**spoiler alert** *This review will contain spoilers* I must say, this book was a page turner! I actually found it through watching booktubers videos ...more
Apr 07, 2013
Mar 18, 2013
 
The Sigh
3.34
**spoiler alert** I happen to like illustrated children's books. I wouldn't compare it to Persepolis at all. it was a simple and fast read... took me ...more
Apr 17, 2012
Apr 21, 2012
 
Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage
3.80
Whenever I return to the Murakami universe, it's like talking to an old friend again (As Tsukuru himself did throughout the book!). a sense of warmth ...more
Aug 20, 2014
Jul 25, 2014
 
Persepolis 2: The Story of a Return
4.20
Check my review from Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood.
Apr 2007
Jun 19, 2007
 
A Drifting Life
3.98
Okay, I took a long hiatus from posting to goodreads so I'm trying to remember what I read in the past year. the date finished part is prob. off for t ...more
Jul 30, 2011
Apr 21, 2012
 
Abandon the Old in Tokyo
3.97
This installment was another great one with art that you just had to sit and drool over for a moment before getting on with the stories. it was certai ...more
Aug 2007
Aug 13, 2007
 
In the Country of Men
3.60
(This is what I wrote on my lj at the time though I think it is badly written, sorry)

Back in the summer, I heard about this book through a blog which
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Feb 2007
Jun 19, 2007
 
1Q84 (1Q84, #1-3)
3.84
Whenever I think of moons, murder and love all at once, I think of this book.... hah. another 3 month read, but I couldn't wait to read a few chapters ...more
Dec 30, 2011
Apr 21, 2012
 
What I Talk About When I Talk About Running
3.74
Even though I never plan to run (just reading about running was exhausting) but I enjoyed this memoir just for how both writing and running connect fo ...more
Aug 18, 2011
Apr 21, 2012
 
Fallen Words
3.60
I wasn't familiar with the Rakugo style before reading this, so I kept expecting some dark ending -- especially in the story with the young son compla ...more
Jul 17, 2012
Jun 10, 2012
 
La Perdida
3.33
I learned some new curse words in Mexican / Spanish slang! (ie; chinga tu madre)

That aside, I did learn about the culture and some interesting facts i
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Jun 2007
Jun 19, 2007
 
Chicken with Plums
3.80
This was a tad better than Embroideries surprisingly. I had heard bad reviews that this felt like an incomplete story and was not at all on level with ...more
May 2007
Jun 19, 2007
 
Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood (Persepolis, #1-2)
4.20
A well done story! the first book I read this year told a similar story, but about Libya and not in graphic novel format, but this one was told slight ...more
Apr 2007
Jun 19, 2007
 
Embroideries
3.77
This wasn't -as- good as Persepolis 1 & 2, but it was a nice add-on for afterwards. it involves the women discussing their love lives over tea. I ...more
Jun 2007
Jun 19, 2007
 
Twenty Love Poems and a Song of Despair
4.36
[This isn't exactly what the copy I have looks like -- it seems to have a different cover]

I didn't like Neruda as much as I thought I might from all t
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Feb 2007
Jun 19, 2007
 
The Voice at 3:00 A.M.: Selected Late and New Poems
4.13
This one wasn't as good, but it doesn't really stick to one particular theme.. it's just a collection of various poems from his other books, so it's n ...more
Feb 2007
Jun 19, 2007
 
The Push Man and Other Stories
3.92
When I had read on a blog that this book was Haruki Murakami in graphic format, I had to get it.

It lived up to its name and I'd like to read the secon
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Feb 2007
Jun 19, 2007
 
My Noiseless Entourage
3.93
You have no idea how many times I quoted from this book after reading it. I'm not even that much of a poetry reader!
Jan 2007
Jun 19, 2007
 
After Dark
3.65
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May 25, 2008
Jun 19, 2007
 
Ready Player One
4.30
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Mar 18, 2013
 
Control the Crazy: My Plan to Stop Stressing, Avoid Drama, and Maintain Inner Cool
3.74
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not set
Jun 10, 2012
 
Pyongyang: A Journey in North Korea
3.96
None
not set
Mar 18, 2013
 
The Strange Library
3.66
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Nov 07, 2014
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