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Gilt
3.61
it was amazing
Not gonna lie, I will read the shit out of most young adult historical fiction books about the Tudors. Seriously, that noise with King Henry VIII is l ...more
Apr 29, 2012
Jan 08, 2012
 
Code Name Verity (Code Name Verity, #1)
4.08
it was amazing
Sometimes when I read, it feels like a book has reached down into my soul and pulled out something I didn’t even know was there. Code Name Verity by E ...more
May 23, 2012
Mar 03, 2012
 
I'll Be There
4.00
it was amazing
When people say Do Not Read In Public, I should probably listen, as it would likely save my mascara. You want a book that brings crocodile tears from ...more
Aug 03, 2011
Jun 15, 2011
 
Since You've Been Gone
4.20
it was amazing
In a well ordered universe, you would read Since You’ve Been Gone by Morgan Matson. I am pretty solid in my belief that Morgan Matson has written THE ...more
Apr 08, 2014
Dec 01, 2013
 
Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes (Peter Nimble, #1)
4.03
it was amazing
“Now, for those of you who know anything about blind children, you are aware that they make the very best thieves.”

pg. 3

When I read books like Peter N
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Oct 09, 2011
Oct 07, 2011
 
Little Women
4.04
it was amazing
I'm sure everyone reading this has heard of Little Women by Louisa May Alcott, be it through the various movie adaptations, school, or even through a ...more
Jan 03, 2010
Aug 08, 2008
 
Walk on Earth a Stranger  (The Gold Seer Trilogy, #1)
3.94
it was amazing
I think you should know that this book is a departure from her Girl Of Fire And Thorns books, but there’s still some Carson hallmarks – excellent worl ...more
Apr 26, 2015
Jul 10, 2013
 
Inside Out (Insider, #1)
3.82
it was amazing
I am so glad I had low expectations for Inside Out by Maria V. Snyder, because it blew my mind. I often set the bar high for books that I read and win ...more
Mar 07, 2010
Feb 27, 2010
 
The Name of the Wind (The Kingkiller Chronicle, #1)
4.55
it was amazing
The Name of the Wind left me starving. I want more of Rothfuss, that is how fantastic this book was. Fantasy fans, it is time to set your cookie cutte ...more
Jul 28, 2009
Feb 07, 2009
 
The Raven King (The Raven Cycle, #4)
4.32
it was amazing
The Raven King by Maggie Stiefvater is the final book in her Raven Cycle series so OBVIOUSLY I had to read it. I had to find out what happens to every ...more
Apr 28, 2016
Oct 25, 2014
 
Letters to the Lost
4.34
it was amazing
Letters To The Lost by Brigid Kemmerer is absolutely worth reading if you're into contemporary books. Read my full review here Link goes live 7/17/201 ...more
May 09, 2017
Mar 26, 2017
 
Just One Year (Just One Day, #2)
3.90
it was amazing
As I read Gayle Forman’s Just One Year, the companion to Just One Day I could not get this one quote from The Perks Of Being A Wallflower out of my he ...more
Aug 03, 2013
Jun 15, 2013
 
The Aviary
3.74
it was amazing
Friends, I’m about to push a new book on you. One of the best books I’ve read in 2011 is The Aviary by Kathleen O’Dell. The Aviary is a quiet middle g ...more
Oct 15, 2011
Oct 13, 2011
 
Divergent (Divergent, #1)
4.24
it was amazing
I have a confession to make. I thought Divergent by Veronica Roth was going to be terrible because of the cover. Don’t hate me, but I think the cover ...more
Apr 19, 2011
Dec 20, 2010
 
Sea (Sea #1)
3.82
it was amazing
Imagine, if you will, a book that will melt your heart simultaneously reminding you of a 1940s black and white film, despite it being set in the prese ...more
May 15, 2010
Jul 08, 2009
 
Blue Lily, Lily Blue (The Raven Cycle, #3)
4.32
it was amazing
I am quite loyal to the audiobook versions of this series. Read my review here
Dec 10, 2014
May 21, 2014
 
The Winner's Crime (The Winner's Trilogy, #2)
4.17
it was amazing
Some of you might be asking, why read a book like The Winner’s Crime by Marie Rutkoski so early, even though it does not release for five more months ...more
Oct 25, 2014
Oct 05, 2014
 
The Graveyard Book
4.11
it was amazing
If I had to sum up my feelings on The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman in a short phrase, I would say, "Future children's classic." Seriously, ya'll this ...more
Sep 07, 2009
Mar 08, 2009
 
The Names They Gave Us
4.19
it was amazing
The Names They Gave Us by Emery Lord is one of those books that reminds me exactly why I 100% love to read contemporary books. Click here to read my f ...more
Apr 27, 2017
Oct 28, 2016
 
Love May Fail
3.54
it was amazing
Straight up, Love May Fail did not fail to captivate me. It’s a beautiful book about the impact we have on the lives of others. Read the rest of my re ...more
Jul 31, 2015
Jun 15, 2015
 
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
4.11
it was amazing
Y’all, I read banned books. The Absolutely True Diary of A Part Time Indian is a beautifully written book about a teenage boy named Arnold ‘Junior’ Sp ...more
Sep 29, 2010
May 12, 2009
 
The Final Empire (Mistborn, #1)
4.43
it was amazing
Sometimes, I just crave a good epic fantasy. I mean, worldbuilding and magics, and loads of characters, good guys, bad guys, I just eat that shit up. ...more
Jan 05, 2010
Sep 04, 2009
 
Poison Study (Study, #1)
4.16
it was amazing
Guys, when I met Maria V. Snyder at BEA 2010, I proceeded to gush like an idiot to her about Valek. Poison Study, I blame you for making me look like ...more
May 21, 2010
Jun 03, 2009
 
Finnikin of the Rock (Lumatere Chronicles, #1)
3.93
it was amazing
It is well in my soul. Sometimes I think we read books because they fill us up to the brim and we are able to walk about our lives knowing that these ...more
Aug 16, 2014
Mar 09, 2012
 
Daughter of Smoke & Bone (Daughter of Smoke & Bone, #1)
4.04
it was amazing
I hardly know where to begin with this review. I read Daughter Of Smoke And Bone because Carla had talked it up and I trust her recommendations unequi ...more
Jul 31, 2011
Apr 27, 2011
 
Panic (Panic, #1)
3.57
it was amazing
I just finished Panic by Lauren Oliver and I knew I would have to pop onto the internet and tell all of my friends how they are not living their lives ...more
Dec 28, 2013
Aug 02, 2013
 
The Lies of Locke Lamora (Gentleman Bastard, #1)
4.30
it was amazing
I love it when you are reading a fantasy book and there’s all these different little threads and pieces and things that don’t make sense and then it A ...more
Jan 04, 2014
Jul 20, 2010
 
Vampire Academy (Vampire Academy, #1)
4.14
it was amazing
When I first bought the Vampire Academy books, I only did it because money was burning a hole in my pocket and my fellow book bloggers were singing Ri ...more
Jan 05, 2010
Oct 11, 2009
 
The Knife of Never Letting Go (Chaos Walking, #1)
3.96
it was amazing
I am an evangelist for The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness. Seriously, you shouldn't even be reading my review. You should be reading The Kn ...more
Jun 13, 2010
Aug 07, 2009
 
Ready Player One
4.31
really liked it
I feel like Ernest Cline went through my brain and picked out all of the things I find to be cool and put them in Ready Player One: quests, video game ...more
Mar 11, 2012
Aug 17, 2011
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