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Mommy Hugs
3.79
Really cute for toddlers.
Jul 12, 2013
Jul 12, 2013
 
Maisy Learns to Swim
3.62
Great, vivid pictures!
Oct 10, 2013
Oct 11, 2013
 
That's Not My Penguin...
4.03
There was no resolution.
May 30, 2013
May 30, 2013
 
The Pigeon Wants a Puppy!
4.36
The pigeon is funny.
Jun 04, 2013
Jun 05, 2013
 
Never Have Your Dog Stuffed: And Other Things I've Learned
3.80
Dang! I like Alan Alda's work, but this book is amazing. It should be entitled HOW TO DEAL WITH A DYSFUNCTIONAL FAMILY. His book is like the best! Yay...more
Dec 12, 2012
Dec 01, 2012
 
Women Filmmakers in Early Hollywood
3.75
Karen Ward Mahar puts everything in great historical context.

I had done extensive research on this time period, yet had not yet heard of Grace Haskin...more
Apr 15, 2013
Feb 18, 2013
 
Maisy Goes to the Library: A Maisy First Experience Book
3.60
The kids seem to like the drawings and we can read it again and again.
Oct 18, 2013
Oct 11, 2013
 
Peek-a-Who?
4.16
Cute.
Jun 2013
Jun 10, 2013
 
Janet, My Mother and Me: A Memoir of Growing Up with Janet Flanner and Natalia Danesi Murray
3.47
So far I think this is the wrong place to start with Janet Flanner. It opens with sadness over her death. Since she hasn't been introduced to us quite...more
Sep 2008
Sep 12, 2008
 
Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs
4.20
Loved it.
Jun 06, 2013
Jun 06, 2013
 
The Pigeon Finds a Hot Dog!
4.34
Good.
Jun 04, 2013
Jun 05, 2013
 
Too Much Happiness
3.84
1/4/12
Canadian - it's so totally like okay so far.

1/15/12 it's getting monotonous. As soon as I get interested in one story, it ends. I don't like all...more
not set
Dec 06, 2011
 
Claire Denis
3.20
6/2/12 - Will probably finish this today. This book has made me more interested in reading Gilles Deleuze's work now.

The only bad thing is that the b...more
Jun 04, 2012
Mar 23, 2012
 
Leonardo, the Terrible Monster
4.23
Made me cry.
Jun 10, 2013
Jun 06, 2013
 
Listen to My Trumpet!
4.30
A little bit annoying, but okay.
Jun 14, 2013
Jun 08, 2013
 
Time to Say "Please"!
3.81
A little over the top. But fun.
Jun 12, 2013
Jun 08, 2013
 
Invisible
3.69
http://us.macmillan.com/invisible-1#a... First chapter available on audio

This may be one of the best books Auster has written. Extremely shocking, thi...more
Nov 13, 2009
Oct 13, 2009
 
Complete Plays
4.33
I read a couple of the plays, but not the complete plays. I have seen a couple of her plays performed, including 4.48 Psychosis (with Isabelle Huppert...more
Oct 2005
Sep 11, 2008
 
There is a Bird on Your Head!
4.42
Really fun.
Jun 13, 2013
Jun 06, 2013
 
My Friend is Sad
4.34
Very sweet.
Jun 14, 2013
Jun 06, 2013
 
Winter Journal
3.85
With phrases like "the trigonometry of fat" and the "architecture of barbarism", Paul Auster uses beautiful phrases to describe the absurdities and pa...more
Sep 18, 2012
Aug 14, 2012
 
Elephants Cannot Dance!
4.29
Fun.
Jun 13, 2013
Jun 06, 2013
 
Can You Keep a Secret?
3.81
Yes, I could keep the secret that Sophie Kinsella's books are all the same, which translates to very boring after two books. However, for what it was,...more
not set
Sep 09, 2008
 
Today I Will Fly!
4.27
Very realistic.
Jun 14, 2013
Jun 06, 2013
 
The Confessions of Felix Krull, Confidence Man: The Early Years
3.88
A long book that could have had much shorter passages in some parts, it was indeed well-written. The ending was a bit abrupt. Reading about the loves...more
Jun 2012
Apr 04, 2012
 
The French New Wave
4.24
Freaking fantastic. I put one of those mini-post-it notes by each movie I have finished seeing. Lots of good recommendations, including movies that in...more
not set
Aug 28, 2008
 
Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!
4.29
Finally, a pigeon with attitude!!
not set
May 24, 2013
 
Bardot, Deneuve, Fonda
3.69
Completely juicy! Although I don't know why Deneuve is still mad at Vadim for dishing. The details were interesting, and I sympathize with Deneuve. Ho...more
Mar 2008
Oct 13, 2008
 
Foucault for Beginners
3.53
really great intro to Foucault
Apr 04, 2013
Apr 02, 2013
 
Silent Feminists
3.60
Lots of valuable information on otherwise unheard of female directors. He also lists the usual suspect such as Alice Guy-Blache and Dorothy Arzner. He...more
Apr 05, 2012
Sep 14, 2011
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