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My Lobotomy: A Memoir
This was a very sad, thought provoking book...Howard Dully tells the story of receiving a lobotomy at age 12, simply for being a normal 12 year old bo...more
Jan 29, 2009
Jan 06, 2009
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (Millennium, #3)
I actually didn't finish this book, I thought it was the worst of the trilogy. I guess I'll wait until the movie comes out to know how this story ends...more
Jul 2013
Dec 20, 2013
The Infidelity Pact
I have heard really mixed reviews but it seems like a really easy read, if I have a lazy Saturday afternoon and nothing better to do. I'll update my r...more
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Jan 16, 2009
Marley and Me: Life and Love With the World's Worst Dog
I cried during the last few chapters, and very few books evoke that much emotion from me. It obviously helps that I am a huge dog lover, but this is a...more
Jan 05, 2009
Dec 29, 2008
Middlesex is a novel about Calliope, a hermaphrodite raised as a girl and struggles with her sexuality as a teenager but doesn't understand why. But,...more
Jun 2009
Jan 10, 2009
Nineteen Minutes
I thought this was a great book, it really gives the reader a different perspective on things. I have heard it isn't the best book by Jodi Picoult so...more
Jan 10, 2009
Jan 06, 2009
The Tenth Circle
I'm so done reading Jodi Picoult's books. Same formula over and over. Nothing new to see here.
Oct 25, 2013
Oct 22, 2013
Something Blue
While this was a "good" book, the first one (Something Borrowed) was much better. By the end of the book, the character development was totally unbeli...more
Mar 24, 2009
Feb 14, 2009
The Fall of the House of Usher and Other Tales
I love Edgar Allan Poe.
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Jan 04, 2009
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
How I have lived 24 years and not read this book is beyond me. Definitely one of the best books I have ever read. I found myself identifying with Fran...more
May 18, 2009
Apr 15, 2009
Diary of a Mad Bride
I thought this was a really easy and funny read. I laughed out loud several times and even read portions of it to my husband. I wish I had read it bef...more
Apr 05, 2009
Jan 13, 2009
Heart of Darkness
I really enjoyed Heart of Darkness. It was a very quick read, and I found myself having to go back over what I had read to make sure I hadn't missed a...more
Nov 2008
Oct 12, 2008
The Orchid Thief: A True Story of Beauty and Obsession
This was one of the most boring books I've ever read. I skipped about 100 pages in the middle just so I could get to the end, and it turns out I didn'...more
Dec 29, 2008
Oct 12, 2008
The Jungle
I read this while in high school and honestly, I remember it being a great read (though graphic), however with the life experiences I have had since t...more
Jan 2001
Jul 09, 2007
Something Borrowed (Darcy & Rachel, #1)
This book was cute. A very easy read, I read it in an afternoon. Not very thought provoking but something to easily lose yourself in. Some of the plot...more
Nov 08, 2008
Nov 11, 2008
Baby Proof
**spoiler alert** This was a really easy read, as are all of the books I've read by Emily Giffin. And even though I'm not a fan of unrealistically hap...more
May 15, 2009
Feb 14, 2009
Possible Side Effects
I didn't think this book was nearly as good as Dry or Running With Scissors was, but it was still enjoyable. Very few writers can get away with the cr...more
May 12, 2008
May 03, 2008
The Holocaust Chronicle: A History in Words and Pictures
Reading this book is an undertaking-it's gigantic. It's a detailed timeline of not only the Holocaust but WW2 in general, and it includes a lot of pic...more
Dec 31, 2008
Oct 05, 2007
Herodotus Histories Book 7
This was required reading for a is a lot of history that falls into the same time period as the graphic novel 300. It's mostly history of K...more
Nov 11, 2008
Oct 12, 2008
I had to read this for class. An interesting view of the Battle of Thermopylae, although it is not completely historically accurate.
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Oct 12, 2008
North and South
I started reading this once, and never got to finish it. Someday I will try again.
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Jun 24, 2007
The Giver (The Giver, #1)
Read this ages ago, I think it is time for a re-read.
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Jan 08, 2014
Catching Fire (The Second Book of the Hunger Games)
Jul 16, 2013
Jul 14, 2013
The Nanny Diaries (Nanny, #1)
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Jun 24, 2007
The World Without Us
Dec 14, 2009
Nov 17, 2009
The Great Gatsby
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Jun 24, 2007
Night (The Night Trilogy, #1)
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Sep 12, 2014
The Summons
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Jun 24, 2007
The Wife
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Jul 16, 2009
The Count of Monte Cristo
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Jun 24, 2007
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