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A Christmas Carol
3.97
A short classic, during the holidays, well why not?

The only problem I had with the book was that I had to really concentrate on the writing. I didn’t...more
Dec 23, 2009
Jan 07, 2010
 
REBECCA
4.17
It was quite a painful book and not really in a good way. The protagonist is so insecure. How can someone walk around feeling so...desperate, depresse...more
not set
Jan 08, 2010
 
Beloved
3.70
I hate this book. But I guess I should say why. Some might say that I was too young to read this book since I read it when I was 15 but I'm a few year...more
Jan 2007
Jan 07, 2009
 
All Quiet on the Western Front
3.83
This book is so raw and grusome that I'm sure a story like Paul's is real. I wasn't sure what to give this book because, well, it was just so hopeless...more
Mar 22, 2009
Mar 14, 2009
 
The Call of the Wild
3.76
First off I should say that London is a great writer. This is the first book I've read of his. His description of the Alaskan terrain is incredible. I...more
Jun 30, 2009
Jun 29, 2009
 
Emma
3.97
It was annoying that every single person was described as having all of these qualities or not: if they are amiable, witty, what their status is, and...more
May 24, 2011
May 21, 2011
 
The Scarlet Pimpernel
4.05
Couldn't really pass on a book about the French Revolution. After talking to my brother and him practically giving me a history lesson about it I thou...more
Jun 2011
May 26, 2011
 
Jane Eyre
4.07
Definitley a romance. I'm a sucker for romance so I liked it a lot. However the romance isn't everthing in this book.

About the first 100 pages I stru...more
Jul 23, 2009
Jul 18, 2009
 
North and South (Girlebooks Classics)
4.12
I can’t remember the last time I was more patient with a book. It took me almost three weeks to finish this book and it just kept nagging me to read i...more
Mar 12, 2013
Feb 24, 2013
 
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
3.92
There was nothing WOW STUPENDOUS about this book. I like it well enough. The witch trial was my favorite part, but that was the highlight of the whole...more
Jul 26, 2009
Jul 24, 2009
 
Winnie-The-Pooh
4.32
The first big surprise was that I hadn't actually read this book. I personally, loved watching Winnie the Pooh, I had just always assumed I had read t...more
Jan 24, 2011
Jan 18, 2011
 
English Fairy Tales
3.89
Jacobs mentions at the beginning that the tales in this book should be read out loud but I think parents should probably read the tales before they go...more
May 19, 2011
May 15, 2011
 
Cry, the Beloved Country
3.82
Okay, I had to read this book for a class I'll admit but this book surprised me. I actually got into it. These men are old but somehow so full of prom...more
Feb 05, 2009
Jan 08, 2009
 
The Adventures of Robin Hood
4.07
I plan on reading more retellings of Robin Hood so I figured why not read the original? Or at least one of the more original ones. This is why I read...more
Jun 27, 2011
Jun 09, 2011
 
Mansfield Park
3.79
I remember watching Mansfield Park on the TV before I knew it was called Mansfield Park, before I knew it was a Austen novel, before I became a reader...more
Jun 22, 2011
Jun 17, 2011
 
A Study in Scarlet (Sherlock Holmes, #1)
4.13
Maybe I should've starting reading the books before watching the movie (the one with the guy from Iron Man) because I was kind of disappointed. I shou...more
Jun 04, 2011
Feb 09, 2011
 
I Capture the Castle
3.99
This book without a doubt surprised me. I expected it to be all innocent and nice when I first started reading the book. But that is how she is in the...more
Sep 10, 2009
Aug 20, 2009
 
The Gift of the Magi
4.06
So this was short and sweet. Not really a fan of short stories but I wanted to read something Christmassy during the holidays so this was really fast....more
Dec 21, 2011
Jun 24, 2011
 
The Prisoner of Zenda
3.86
When first looking at this book I thought it had promise but after a while of putting it off I became less enthusiastic. I loved the whole King in dis...more
Jun 09, 2011
Oct 23, 2009
 
Pride and Prejudice
4.24
Overall a good read. I don't usually like classics that were written over a 100 years ago, so I was surprised that I actually enjoyed it. Although the...more
Jun 21, 2009
Jan 14, 2009
 
Tuck Everlasting
3.82
None
Jan 2003
Jan 07, 2009
 
Anne of Avonlea (Anne of Green Gables, #2)
4.17
None
Jan 2006
Jan 09, 2009
 
Death of a Salesman
3.44
None
Jan 2008
Feb 13, 2009
 
The Tell-Tale Heart and Other Writings
4.14
None
Jan 2003
Feb 14, 2009
 
Anne of Green Gables (Anne of Green Gables, #1)
4.20
None
Jan 2006
Jan 09, 2009
 
Charlotte's Web
4.11
None
Jan 2001
May 18, 2009
 
The BFG
4.18
None
Jan 1999
Jan 11, 2009
 
The Outsiders
4.00
None
Jan 2002
Jan 09, 2009
 
Rose in Bloom (Eight Cousins, #2)
4.00
None
Jan 2006
Jan 08, 2009
 
Eight Cousins
4.01
None
Jan 2005
Jan 08, 2009
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