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Marrying Mozart
3.49
None
not set
Aug 30, 2009
 
Moby Dick
3.40
None
not set
Jun 01, 2009
 
Motherless Brooklyn
3.91
None
Jul 04, 2010
Dec 19, 2009
 
All That Is Bitter and Sweet: A Memoir
3.55
None
Jan 31, 2012
Jan 30, 2012
 
I, Mona Lisa
3.83
None
not set
Dec 29, 2008
 
The Devil Wears Prada (The Devil Wears Prada, #1)
3.64
None
not set
Jan 01, 2009
 
Slummy Mummy
3.29
None
May 24, 2010
May 11, 2010
 
Dear John
3.98
None
Aug 10, 2010
Jun 28, 2010
 
Stalin's Children
3.66
A little too dense for my taste. More text book like than historical narrative.
Jul 16, 2011
Jun 22, 2011
 
Geek Love
3.99
BOO! Awful. Couldn't finish it. As someone who works with children with severe disabilities, I didn't not appreciate the 'dark humor' of this book.
Jun 22, 2011
Apr 24, 2009
 
Me & Emma
3.90
About half way through I seriously had to ask myself why I was still reading this. The plot is so slow moving. The character development is practicall ...more
Jun 15, 2012
Dec 12, 2008
 
Paul Newman: A Life
3.65
Although I really wanted to get into this book, honestly, it was just too boring for me. I highly recommend the Life In Pictures book over this one.
Sep 19, 2009
Sep 10, 2009
 
Street Gang: The Complete History of Sesame Street
3.47
I can't give a fair assessment of this book. It turns out I am just not a non-fiction kind of person. One of the things I enjoy most about reading is ...more
Feb 02, 2009
Jan 01, 2009
 
The Secret Lives of the Sushi Club
2.95
BOO. I was really excited to read this book. So maybe my expectations were high, but I had heard so much hype about it. But honestly, it was incredibl ...more
Jul 27, 2009
Jan 01, 2009
 
The Dressmaker
2.85
All I can say is that I'm glad I got this book for $1.00. I wouldn't have paid a penny more. I just couldn't finish it. The characters were under deve ...more
Mar 15, 2010
Feb 27, 2010
 
Dirty (Dan and Elle, #1)
3.86
I guess this is just not my genre. I really couldn't get into this book. There was really no plot line to speak of. I wasn't impressed.
Jul 09, 2009
Jun 17, 2009
 
The 101 Most Influential People Who Never Lived
3.23
I just couldn't get into this. It's written a little tongue-in-cheek. Dull, to be honest. Some of the characters included on the list were so obscure. ...more
Dec 14, 2008
Nov 23, 2008
 
I Don't Care About Your Band: Lessons Learned from Indie Rockers, Trust Funders, Pornographers, Felons, Faux-Sensitive Hipsters, and Other Guys I've Dated
3.39
Whiny. Enough said.
Feb 11, 2012
Feb 05, 2012
 
A Modern Witch (A Modern Witch, #1)
3.73
Painful in its tedious detail. I thought it would be a light and fun book, but I just couldn't get into it.
Apr 29, 2012
Apr 15, 2012
 
If You Ask Me (And of Course You Won't)
3.63
Awful. Enough said.
Jan 04, 2012
Jan 06, 2012
 
The Secret Life of Bees
3.97
couldn't get into this one at all.
not set
Mar 25, 2009
 
The Bad News Bible
3.45
Boo! I couldn't even follow this book. I kept having to re-read what I already read. When I read the review someone compared it to Stephanie Plum, but ...more
Jun 21, 2009
May 31, 2009
 
Healing Young Brains: The Neurofeedback Solution; Drug-Free Treatment for Childhood Disorders -- Including Autism, ADHD, Depression, and Anxiety
2.91
Really, I put it down after the words 'cure autism.' As a speech-pathologist who works with autistic children, some of whom have done neurofeedback, I ...more
May 19, 2009
Apr 21, 2009
 
The Things They Carried
4.11
Couldn't get past the torture of the water buffalo. Had to put it down.
not set
Jun 01, 2009
 
The Darcys & the Bingleys: A Tale of Two Gentlemen's Marriages to Two Most Devoted Sisters (Pride and Prejudice Continues, # 1)
3.56
Disappointing. One wanted a description of the double wedding of Eliazabeth and Jane Bennett, but the author completely skipped over providing any det ...more
Feb 04, 2010
Dec 25, 2009
 
The Killing Game (Eve Duncan, #2)
4.15
I just can't bring myself to read books about dead children. I started this one, and it seemed well written. For someone who can stomach that line of ...more
Nov 26, 2011
Nov 21, 2011
 
Born Standing Up: A Comic's Life
3.85
Steve Martin should stick to stand up comedy and run, fast, from writing. BORING! I was hoping this book would be akin to 700 Sundays by Billy Crystal ...more
not set
Dec 26, 2008
 
Everything Is Illuminated
3.89
Written in broken English, in the beginning at least, I found it difficult to follow. I really wanted to love this book because the plot sounded so in ...more
Sep 2008
Dec 17, 2008
 
The Historian
3.74
After 67 pages, I still don't know what the main characters name is. I keep falling asleep every time i sit down to read it (even at 2:00 yesterday af ...more
Apr 27, 2009
Apr 24, 2009
 
The Secret Power of Yoga: A Woman's Guide to the Heart and Spirit of the Yoga Sutras
3.92
That's it. I give up. It's cheesy, it's sappy, and most of all, it's boring. Maybe it was my expectations of the book. I was hoping for a book that wo ...more
May 08, 2009
Apr 12, 2009
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