bookshelves

all (1698)
« 1 »

cover title author avg rating rating my rating review Down arrow date read date added
 
Me Before You
4.31
I was never the ideal reader for this book. I did not intentionally shun it, but I never gravitated towards it. My operating theory is that voracious ...more
Feb 05, 2014
Feb 03, 2014
 
The Care and Handling of Roses with Thorns
3.72
Galilee Garner can be as prickly and sensitive as the roses she breeds in her southern California backyard, but when her teenaged niece arrives on her ...more
Jul 21, 2013
Jul 18, 2013
 
Eat, Pray, Love
3.45
I read this years ago and realize now that I did not review it. The book is startling in its revelations. I remember thinking at the time that there i ...more
Jun 04, 2008
May 16, 2011
 
The Ice Princess (Patrik Hedström, #1)
3.65
I wrote this review several times already and must have (several times?) mistakenly erased it. Anyway, I had to create a new bookshelf for this--Roman ...more
Jun 05, 2010
Jun 03, 2010
 
Salmon Fishing in the Yemen
3.48
Where was I when this came out in 2007? When I discovered this title recently in someone else’s TBR list, I immediately added to my own. The novel is ...more
Dec 07, 2013
Nov 14, 2013
 
The Blessings of the Animals
4.00
I am a sucker for stories about vets and the animals they care for. This was an advance I picked up at BEA this year and I liked the way it began. It ...more
Jul 04, 2010
Jul 05, 2010
 
An innocent millionaire
4.05
I was attracted to this author by the title of his first book In Praise of Older Women but thought the title of this book appropriate to the world we ...more
Jan 10, 2012
Jan 06, 2012
 
One Good Dog
4.06
To my way of thinking, this could be classified as Romance. The best sort of Romance, I might add. There is a love interest, between a man (who needed ...more
Mar 02, 2010
Mar 02, 2010
 
Ways of Seeing
3.75
This is such a famous book. I suppose it does give some a leg up in interpreting the signals of modern society. I don't think I could have said so muc ...more
Mar 22, 2014
Mar 22, 2014
Rss More books shelved as 'romance' »