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The Never List
3.60
it was ok
I'm just gonna come out and say it: For the love of all that is good and holy, can we please STOP comparing every single psychological thriller that h ...more
Aug 06, 2013
Aug 06, 2013
 
Lucky Us
3.21
it was ok
I thought that Lucky Us started out really intriguing. I love historical fiction and I love books about sister relationships, so I had assumed that I ...more
Jun 02, 2014
May 23, 2014
 
Since You've Been Gone
3.12
did not like it
I don't know what it is with me lately, but I have been dissatisfied with 90% of the netgalley books that I have been approved for. Maybe it's because ...more
Aug 06, 2014
Aug 06, 2014
 
Vanish (Rizzoli & Isles, #5)
4.13
really liked it
I tend to read Tess Gerritsen books when I feel a reading slump coming on. They're just the perfect books to curb them since they're quick books that ...more
May 07, 2010
May 06, 2010
 
An Invisible Thread: The True Story of an 11-Year-Old Panhandler, a Busy Sales Executive, and an Unlikely Meeting with Destiny
4.00
liked it
I'm just going to preface this by writing: read In a Heartbeat: Sharing the Power of Cheerful Giving instead. I just felt like the Tuohy's story was m ...more
Apr 18, 2013
Apr 23, 2013
 
Someday, Someday, Maybe
3.48
liked it
I'm going to preface this review by saying that I'm a huge Lauren Graham fan. Gilmore Girls is one of my favorite TV shows ever (and I quote it pretty ...more
May 21, 2013
May 21, 2013
 
Lost Lake (Lost Lake, #1)
3.85
it was ok
Sarah Addison Allen is one of my favorite authors. Which is why I am so disappointed (mostly at myself) that I didn't really like Lost Lake. I felt li ...more
Mar 03, 2014
Mar 03, 2014
 
The Darkest Minds (The Darkest Minds, #1)
4.26
did not like it
Here there be spoilers...Read at your own risk.

I just---I can't----what the fucking hell?! I just don't understand how a book that started wayyyyy up
...more
Apr 23, 2014
Apr 23, 2014
 
The Outside (The Hallowed Ones, #2)
3.74
it was ok
What the hell happened? No, seriously. I loved The Hallowed Ones. In fact, it was my favorite book of the month last month and it reached my all time ...more
Sep 14, 2013
Sep 19, 2013
 
Fixing Delilah
3.82
it was ok
In one of Fixing Delilah's "professional" reviews, it mentioned that fans of Sarah Dessen would love this book. I'm a huge Sarah Dessen fan. She's one ...more
Jan 09, 2011
Jan 07, 2011
 
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter, # 1)
4.44
it was amazing
I absolutely love and adore Harry Potter! Sorry. It had to be said. No, but seriously I do. I first bought Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone at my ...more
Jan 16, 2015
Jan 14, 2015
 
Milrose Munce and the Den of Professional Help
3.56
really liked it
So, the free Kindle books on Amazon are a bit of a double-edged sword. On one hand, you have the free classics (which absolutely rock!), but then you ...more
Aug 04, 2010
Aug 01, 2010
 
Bloodstream
3.95
it was ok
I am a huge, self-confessed Tess Gerritsen fan. I love and adore her Rizzoli & Isles books (and the TV series which is totally different from the ...more
Jan 26, 2011
Jan 23, 2011
 
The Murderer's Daughters
3.68
it was ok
I had such high hopes for this book. From the reviews and the synopsis, it seemed like it would be right up my alley: psychologically complex, angsty, ...more
Feb 17, 2011
Mar 30, 2010
 
I Can Barely Take Care of Myself: Tales From a Happy Life Without Kids
3.53
it was ok
Apparently, I'm hard to impress when it comes to books written by female comedians. Comedians, of course, that are not Chelsea Handler. I find Jen Kir ...more
Jul 03, 2013
Jul 16, 2013
 
The Scent of Rain and Lightning
3.79
it was ok
I’ve now officially become a mystery buff and have tons of read mysteries and tons of watched mystery movies and TV shows under my belt. Due to this, ...more
Nov 12, 2012
Dec 25, 2012
 
The Winter People
3.75
it was amazing
I've been debating as to what to rate The Winter People. My issue is that I recently decided that I was only going to rate books 5 stars if they were ...more
Jan 08, 2016
Jan 06, 2015
 
The Mephisto Club (Rizzoli & Isles, #6)
4.01
it was amazing
I think I should start out by mentioning that anything about demons or the Devil just scares the hell out of me. I'm not a particularly religious pers ...more
May 09, 2010
May 08, 2010
 
The Disenchantments
3.74
did not like it
Okay, so I officially do not get the love people have for The Disenchantments. That's not to say that the opinion of those who loved it is invalid, ju ...more
Dec 20, 2013
May 05, 2014
 
The Distant Hours
3.86
it was amazing
So, I have raved to anyone and everyone about how much I loved Kate Morton's The House at Riverton. Seriously, that was my favorite book for 2009 and ...more
Dec 14, 2010
Nov 23, 2010
 
Room
4.03
it was amazing
I first read Room two years ago and remember being completely awed by it and loving it while thinking there was no way I was going to re-read it again ...more
Aug 04, 2015
Aug 31, 2010
 
The Seventh Mother
3.79
really liked it
The Seventh Mother was kind of a weird book. It's one of those books that's so predictable that you start to wonder if there's going to be a red herri ...more
Jun 21, 2014
Jun 18, 2014
 
The Girl on the Train
3.88
really liked it
I have put off reading The Girl on the Train since it came out despite the fact that it sounded interesting. Why? Because it's compared to Gone Girl. ...more
Apr 23, 2016
Apr 23, 2016
 
I Am the Messenger
4.09
really liked it
I am one of those people who loves page-turners. To me, the perfect book strikes a balance between its page-turner status and its ability to resonate ...more
Aug 04, 2014
Aug 04, 2014
 
Etiquette and Espionage (Finishing School, #1)
3.80
liked it
I should probably point out that Etiquette and Espionage is more this side of a Middle Grade book as opposed to an actual Young Adult book. Not that t ...more
Feb 04, 2014
Mar 03, 2014
 
Please Ignore Vera Dietz
3.91
really liked it
I absolutely loved Vera Dietz. I mean, I really, really liked the book. But I loved Vera Dietz, the character. And once I love the character, the enti ...more
Aug 03, 2015
Aug 02, 2015
 
Wish You Well
3.94
liked it
I'm of two minds when it comes to Wish You Well. On the one hand, I enjoyed it more than I thought I would and it was a pretty quick read. On the othe ...more
May 18, 2015
May 14, 2015
 
And She Was (Brenna Spector #1)
3.75
it was ok
In the interest of full disclosure, I'm going to say this: I had absolutely no idea that And She Was was the start of a new mystery series. I honestly ...more
Oct 28, 2013
Jan 09, 2014
 
Libriomancer (Magic Ex Libris, #1)
3.81
liked it
Libriomancer is a book lover's wet dream. The idea that someone can have the power to remove anything (that's appropriately sized) from a book and use ...more
Jul 29, 2015
May 24, 2015
 
January First: A Child's Descent into Madness and Her Father's Struggle to Save Her
3.91
really liked it
The first word that comes to my mind when describing January First is “honest”. January First is just one very real and honest memoir about a father s ...more
Jan 16, 2013
Feb 19, 2013
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