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The Friday Night Knitting Club
3.39
**spoiler alert** I decided to read this book because it combined knitting and New York; two of my favorite things. The characters are unlikeable, and...more
Dec 2007
Dec 13, 2007
 
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
4.02
This story takes place in 19th century remote China, and it tells of the long-standing friendship between two women, Lily and Snow Flower, and their p...more
Feb 17, 2008
Feb 12, 2008
 
A Handbook to Luck
3.49
This is not the first book I have read by Garcia, but it is certainly the most memorable. Her characters are so funny and real, and the story so absor...more
Jan 2008
Jan 09, 2008
 
Real World
3.39
I was really disappointed with this book because I absoluteley loved Out and Grotesque. It was an interesting statement on how stressful it is for Jap...more
Aug 06, 2008
May 17, 2008
 
The House on Mango Street
3.49
This isn't the first time I've read this book, but this is the first time that I have had the opportunity to read snippets to my 7 year old daughter,...more
Feb 20, 2013
Nov 20, 2012
 
What the Dead Know
3.52
While you could figure out the ending fairly easily, knowing the reason wasn't so easy to figure out; leaving me at least a little surprised in the en...more
Dec 2007
Dec 13, 2007
 
The Birthday Party: A Memoir of Survival
3.20
While the story was compelling, Alpert would have been better off hiring a ghost writer. It was very badly written, and he spends a good amount of tim...more
Jan 2008
Jan 21, 2008
 
What is the What
4.15
I finally finished this book after a few months of starting and stopping. It's really a great read, and the main character's experiences are intriguin...more
Dec 02, 2008
Oct 11, 2008
 
The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals
4.17
It really is a great book that deserves more than 4 stars, however, I think the book could have been condensed. The author lost me close to the end be...more
May 2007
Jul 02, 2007
 
Certain Girls (Cannie Shapiro #2)
3.62
Ugh!!! This book was awful. I've read some of her previous books for pure fluff value, but I felt the author tried to tackle too many heavy issues. Be...more
Jul 2008
Jul 27, 2008
 
Swing: A Mystery
3.60
This is a great period book with likeable characters and snappy dialogue. This is a mystery novel that takes place in the Bay Area during the 1940's....more
Dec 2007
Dec 13, 2007
 
The Knitting Circle
3.75
Engaging, but sappy, and a bit of a downer. Yet, I still managed to read it in one day.
Feb 23, 2008
Dec 17, 2007
 
Ten in the Bed
3.80
Great artwork and story. My daughter loves the bunny astronaut. I like it, too.
Mar 2008
Apr 01, 2008
 
And If the Moon Could Talk
3.94
One of my favorite children's book illustrators and authors.
Jan 2007
Mar 24, 2008
 
Wolf Woman Bay and 9 More of the Finest Crime and Mystery Novellas of the Year!
3.50
Great collection of mystery novellas.
Jul 27, 2008
Jul 13, 2008
 
The Innocent  (Vanessa Michael Munroe, #2)
3.82
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Dec 31, 2011
Jan 04, 2012
 
Mindset: The New Psychology of Success
4.02
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Dec 2009
Jul 10, 2010
 
A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius
3.65
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Jul 02, 2007
 
The Sea of Monsters (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #2)
4.19
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Sep 23, 2013
Sep 09, 2013
 
Borderlands/La Frontera: The New Mestiza
4.21
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Feb 05, 2014
 
The Price of Salt
3.83
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Aug 29, 2011
 
Stitch 'n Bitch: The Knitter's Handbook
4.01
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Nov 26, 2007
 
Stitch 'n Bitch Nation
3.72
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Nov 26, 2007
 
Stitch 'N Bitch Crochet: The Happy Hooker
3.98
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Nov 26, 2007
 
Chronicle of a Death Foretold
3.92
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Aug 2008
Aug 06, 2008
 
The White Lioness (Wallander, #3)
3.82
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Sep 10, 2011
 
The Shadow Girls
3.21
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Dec 06, 2012
Dec 04, 2012
 
Man Gone Down
3.20
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Nov 29, 2007
 
Where the Truth Lies: A Novel
3.67
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Jul 24, 2009
 
The Hummingbird's Daughter
4.14
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Dec 17, 2007
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