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The Delivery Man
3.21
This was one of my favorite books of 2008, which is pretty impressive given it is the author's first novel. The story is centered around Chase, a 25 y...more
Jun 2008
Sep 21, 2008
 
Nanny Returns (Nanny, #2)
2.86
This was my first purchased download on the e-reader I was given for Christmas. I chose this title primarily out of curiosity--I wanted to know where...more
Jan 07, 2010
Dec 26, 2009
 
I Like You Just the Way I Am: Stories About Me and Some Other People
3.77
Years ago I saw an entertainment news show segment with Jason Biggs and his wife, who was blonde at the time, and I sort of fell in love with her. I r...more
Jun 23, 2014
Jun 23, 2014
 
Live from New York: An Uncensored History of Saturday Night Live
3.97
As a fan of Saturday Night Live, I found this book to be very interesting. It pieces together rumor, fact, and perception. Lorne is still an enigma of...more
Aug 21, 2013
Aug 01, 2013
 
Never Let Me Go
3.78
This is a wonderful and thought provoking book. I kept wanting Kathy to just drive far far away, get lost, and never go back. Even earlier in the book...more
Nov 13, 2013
Nov 12, 2013
 
The Tales of Beedle the Bard
3.93
Being that I am a Harry Potter fan, there was no chance that I was going to miss the latest J.K. Rowling book. For those of you are unaware, this is t...more
Dec 10, 2008
Dec 10, 2008
 
The Swan Thieves
3.51
I purchased Elizabeth Kostova's book "The Historian" when it was released but it sadly went ignored on my bookshelf (a problem I am addressing in bibl...more
Aug 08, 2013
Sep 17, 2012
 
The Carrie Diaries (The Carrie Diaries, #1)
3.56
I always wondered who Carrie was before Sex and the City. I never would have imagined her an ordinary, awkward teenager in the suburbs of Connecticut-...more
Jul 27, 2010
May 14, 2010
 
The Opposite of Loneliness: Essays and Stories
3.90
This young and immensely talented writer left this earth too soon, but she is very much alive within these pages. The title essay is brilliant, but my...more
Jul 12, 2014
Jul 09, 2014
 
White Girl Problems
3.68
If you are looking for a piece of satire written about ridiculous, entitled, uber rich, moderately deranged girls than this is the book for you. Not r...more
Jul 09, 2014
Jul 09, 2014
 
Little Bee
3.66
The lives of Little Bee, a young Nigerian girl, and Sarah, a successful editor of a hip UK magazine, collide after a series of horrific events. The bo...more
Jul 17, 2010
Apr 17, 2010
 
I Wear the Black Hat: Grappling With Villains (Real and Imagined)
3.63
I must admit, I like hearing/reading Chuck Klosterman's thoughts on things via podcast or in his essays. This isn't my favorite Klosterman book, but I...more
Sep 04, 2013
Aug 22, 2013
 
Life
3.81
If you've ever wondered what it would be like to live like a rock star, Keith Richards memoir will give you incredible insight. I was impressed by the...more
Nov 30, 2011
Oct 15, 2011
 
The War for Late Night: When Leno Went Early and Television Went Crazy
3.99
For as long as I can remember my nightly ritual was to watch David Letterman on CBS immediately followed by Conan O'Brien. So obviously, I am not a Ja...more
Jun 2013
Jun 04, 2013
 
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (Millennium, #3)
4.16
This book was my least favorite of the three in the series, though a lot of what I disliked about this book can be said about the other two...it is ei...more
Feb 02, 2012
May 14, 2010
 
Scar Tissue
4.06
I started reading this after someone mentioned they had read it for their book club (Um, awesome book club!) I was intrigued so I downloaded it onto m...more
May 22, 2013
Apr 22, 2013
 
Once a Runner
4.05
If you're a runner, especially if you are (or once were) a competitive runner you will appreciate this. No book will make you want to lace up your sho...more
Mar 16, 2011
Mar 06, 2011
 
Cleopatra: A Life
3.60
When I picked this book up I thought I knew quite a bit about Cleopatra only to find out everything I had previously thought to be true was in fact dr...more
Mar 06, 2011
Jan 15, 2011
 
Uganda Be Kidding Me
3.64
A funny collection of Chelsea's travel mishaps. Fame and money can infantilize people and this book proves that when that happens it can be comic gold...more
Mar 09, 2014
Mar 04, 2014
 
Dark Places
3.89
I really enjoy Gillian Flynn's style of writing. This book is suspenseful and masterfully crafted. I grew up on a farm in the 80's so the murders at t...more
Sep 17, 2013
Aug 21, 2013
 
David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants
3.80
Overall a good read with a few good talking points, but it is lacking in some areas. I couldn't help but wonder what this book would be like if the ce...more
Dec 12, 2013
Oct 31, 2013
 
Julie ou La nouvelle Héloïse
3.34
One of my all-time favorites. A must read in my opinion.
Mar 08, 2003
Mar 05, 2009
 
Let's Explore Diabetes with Owls
3.78
For Valentine's Day last year my husband and I agreed to buy tickets to attend a David Sedaris reading at BAM. A few of those stories we heard were in...more
Jan 31, 2014
Aug 22, 2013
 
Night Film
3.75
Fascinating. A masterly crafted tale that is suspenseful and fast paced. Each character is well developed. The sets described with precision. The acco...more
Dec 22, 2013
Dec 12, 2013
 
Insurgent (Divergent, #2)
4.17
Quick, fascinating read. Glad I took the leap and dived into this series.
Mar 20, 2014
Mar 04, 2014
 
Valley of the Dolls
3.64


This book is amazingly ahead of its time- filled with sex, drugs, love, and fame. It is a must read. For me the story lacked like-able characters, sav...more
Jul 30, 2011
Jul 30, 2011
 
Steve Jobs
4.11
A fascinating book. Steve Jobs was deeply flawed, but he was brilliant at pushing those around him to do things that had not been done before. His pas...more
Jul 26, 2013
Dec 07, 2011
 
Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail
3.91
A young woman struggling to grieve the loss of her mother sends herself into a self destructive spin of lies, sex, & drugs. This all leads her to...more
Mar 05, 2014
Sep 18, 2013
 
Sharp Objects
3.87
Read this in two days-put it down only for sleep, work, and the gym. As much as I enjoyed Gone Girl, and Dark Places I found this book to be my favori...more
Nov 19, 2013
Sep 06, 2013
 
Where'd You Go, Bernadette
3.92
I had heard such great things about this book, but I am afraid it got a bit over hyped for me. I enjoyed the satire and the humorous vignettes. But ov...more
Feb 27, 2013
Jan 01, 2013
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