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Annabel
3.82
This book is why I love the library. I saw it sitting on a shelf of new books, picked it up and decided to give it a chance.

THe book is about an inter
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Apr 12, 2011
 
Fallen (Fallen, #1)
3.75
I really enjoyed this novel. The story was good, the characters drew me in, and while it is similar to lots of other YA novels (boarding school, super ...more
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Apr 21, 2013
 
Loving Frank
3.69
A very interesting fictionalized history story about what "really" happened during Frank Lloyd Wright's affair with Mamah Borthwick. It makes me want ...more
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Jan 20, 2009
 
Road Trip of the Living Dead (Amanda Feral, #2)
3.91
Very cute idea, but I think the book spent too much time using a "sassy" voice (complete with overuse of off-topic footnotes)than actually telling a f ...more
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Oct 18, 2009
 
Last Sacrifice (Vampire Academy, #6)
4.47
I love this series. It is everything that stupid Twilight wasn't. There is actual sex, romance, power and death. I had to restrain myself from spendin ...more
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Jul 03, 2010
 
The Indigo Spell (Bloodlines, #3)
4.45
The books in the Bloodlines series keep getting better and better. I have devoured the first 3 books and I can't wait for the next one.
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Mar 12, 2013
 
The Passage (The Passage, #1)
4.01
Pretty good. The story got slow in the middle and I thought the end was a little confusing, but I enjoyed the story
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Apr 08, 2013
 
The Secret of the Mansion (Trixie Belden #1)
4.10
Loved these books as a kid, and my mom just gave them back to me.
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Apr 17, 2009
 
The Book Thief
4.36
I don't know if it was the over-hype (everyone loves this book), but I do not like it. I had to push through the first part of this book until I got t ...more
Jul 2013
Apr 27, 2013
 
The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
4.39
I didn't want to put the book down, the story was so good.
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Oct 29, 2009
 
The Host (The Host, #1)
3.85
crappy, crappy, crappy. Don't bother.
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Nov 15, 2009
 
His Illegal Self
3.20
I tried really hard to get into this book, but it didn't work. It took me a while to get past ten sparse writing,but I kept trying because I thought t ...more
Aug 20, 2010
Mar 18, 2008
 
A Thousand Splendid Suns
4.31
I put off reading this book for a while. I thought it wouldn't live up to they hype, especially after the Kiterunner. It took a little while to unders ...more
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Jun 22, 2007
 
Plain Truth
3.95
I don't usually read books about defense attorneys -- I like to not think about my job while I'm reading a book -- but I enjoyed this book. The trial ...more
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Feb 10, 2008
 
The Night Watch
3.66
This was a character book with no plot. I didn't really understand the point of this book. I wanted more explanation for the character's motivations a ...more
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Jun 11, 2009
 
Lovesick (Ghostgirl, #3)
3.74
This book is beautiful. The pages, the cover, the font were all amazing.

I had some trouble with the book. Unlike most series books, it did not have th
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Sep 30, 2010
Aug 20, 2010
 
Shattered Dreams: My Life as a Polygamist's Wife
3.79
I only liked this book b/c of my weird obsession with extremist religions. it explained a lot about being a polygamist and the religious explanations ...more
Sep 02, 2008
Sep 07, 2007
 
The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down: A Hmong Child, Her American Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures
4.12
An interesting look into Hmong refugees and their struggle in the U.S. The book focuses on one family and their views of their epileptic daugther's tr ...more
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Jun 22, 2007
 
Unchosen: The Hidden Lives of Hasidic Rebels
3.68
Those who know me know I am very interested in reading about various strict religions. This book was o.k. It gave a background and insight into the mo ...more
Feb 10, 2008
Jun 22, 2007
 
An Arsonist's Guide To Writers' Homes In New England
2.94
This was another book that Jesse and I both liked. Its a book about a man who "accidentally" burned down a writer's house and killed 2 people and how ...more
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Jul 12, 2008
 
The Girls
3.80
I enjoyed the first half of this book. It was interesting delving into the minds of two fictitious conjoined twins. But, I spent most of the time anti ...more
Jan 2007
Jun 23, 2007
 
Never Tell Our Business to Strangers: A Memoir
2.88
this book was not as interesting as I thought it would be. I wanted to learn more about the child's perspective. But, I was halfway through the book, ...more
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May 09, 2010
 
The Heretic's Daughter
3.76
I had a lot of trouble getting into this book. I don't have much time for pleasure reading, so if it doesn't grab me I have not been sticking with it. ...more
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Feb 06, 2010
 
Replay
4.15
Jesse and I both really liked this book which means it had both good character depth and interesting action. It's a story that asks what if you got to ...more
Sep 21, 2008
Sep 05, 2008
 
The Interestings
3.52
I did enjoy the characters in this book. They were complex and they grew and changed throughout the book. But, the pace of the book didn't draw me in. ...more
Aug 04, 2013
Jun 13, 2013
 
Bright Lights, Big Ass: A Self-Indulgent, Surly, Ex-Sorority Girl's Guide to Why It Often Sucks in the City, or Who Are These Idiots and Why Do They All Live Next Door to Me?
4.08
This book was brainless chick lit. I did enjoy it b/c the author is crazy and snarky. I almost stopped reading it a few times when I learned that the ...more
Nov 2007
Jun 23, 2007
 
Assassination Vacation
3.99
The first part of this book was interesting. It strongly focused on the assination of Lincoln and lots of places related to it. During the second half ...more
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Dec 17, 2007
 
Linger (The Wolves of Mercy Falls, #2)
3.93
The romance in this book did not grasp me as much as it did In the firers book. I was intrigued by what was happening to Grace, but I think it lost so ...more
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Jun 20, 2010
 
Rapture (Fallen, #4)
4.04
I really liked the first three books of this series, but I am very disappointed with the last book. The characters and actions don't really fit with t ...more
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Apr 27, 2013
 
Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3)
4.03
I did not like this book as much as I liked the first two books in this series. It took me a whole week to read this book. I think it took too long to ...more
Sep 30, 2010
Jun 20, 2010
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