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Voyage on the Great Titanic: The Diary of Margaret Ann Brady, R.M.S. Titanic, 1912
3.95
really liked it
it is a fictional tale but one that truly makes you think about the movie version that we have all seen. the sinking of the titanic is something that ...more
Mar 2008
Mar 12, 2008
 
The Water-Babies
3.38
really liked it
this book reminds me of childhood. there is innocence and naivety but the boy's sense of wonder is extraordinary for his age. i really liked it readin ...more
Jul 2007
Nov 24, 2007
 
Sophie Makes a Splash (Mermaid S.O.S., #3)
3.82
liked it
such a cute quick read! great for my hour train ride. i finished in about 20 minutes and it was a nice little pick me up. we have to read kiddy things ...more
Jul 2008
Jul 27, 2008
 
The Catcher in the Rye
3.79
it was amazing
this book is great because salinger shows that life is a changing growing experience that we cannot always understand. adults who read this will come ...more
Feb 2001
Jul 13, 2007
 
On the Road
3.64
liked it
people of san francisco unite. this is a novel that uses stream of consciousness to tell u every detail of every instance that is going through jack k ...more
Oct 2006
Sep 13, 2007
 
Green Hills of Africa
3.57
liked it
he is my favorite author, and favorite american author and though this is definitely a little more dry than most of his other novels, i did enjoy it. ...more
Oct 2007
Nov 24, 2007
 
The Great Gatsby
3.89
really liked it
at first read...i hated this book. and i really think it had something to do with my age. at 16 i just could not understand why adults were acting thi ...more
Mar 2002
Jul 13, 2007
 
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
4.18
really liked it
i think the only reason i give this novel 4 stars is because i was so fearful of what these patients were going through and did not want to ever have ...more
Oct 2004
Nov 24, 2007
 
Cannery Row
4.02
it was amazing
this book was flat out amazing. not what i had in mind at all...but it totally fulfilled all it set out to accomplish. bravo steinbeck. my favorite pi ...more
Aug 15, 2009
Sep 09, 2009
 
Angela's Ashes
4.07
it was amazing
all he wanted was a lil' cup o' tea in the mornin' with a biscuit and some jam. i cant even imagine growing up the way frank mccourt did. if u think u ...more
Jan 2007
Dec 11, 2007
 
The Snows of Kilimanjaro and Other Stories
3.88
i recommend this book of short stories to everyone...especially this story...and especially to hemingway lovers!
not set
Sep 09, 2009
 
To Kill a Mockingbird (To Kill A Mockingbird #1)
4.25
it was amazing
this is my favorite book of all time. it is about justice, love, peace, and fighting for something you truly believe in. i was struck by this book whe ...more
Sep 2000
Jul 13, 2007
 
The Good Earth
3.97
it was amazing
sometimes i am still amazed at my taste in literature because at 14 years old, i loved this book. everything about it. it was sad and heartwarming and ...more
Sep 2000
Nov 24, 2007
 
'Tis (Frank McCourt, #2)
3.66
it was amazing
this book is even more amazing than angela's ashes. his story is heartwarming and sometimes too unbelievable to believe! i was so glad he published hi ...more
Apr 2007
Dec 11, 2007
 
The Feast of Love
3.70
did not like it
this was such a weird book. and what a coincidence that like a year after i read it it comes out in theatres! i should probably see the movie just to ...more
Mar 2006
Jul 27, 2008
 
Desolation Angels
3.92
it was ok
it took awhile to get into this novel...and its quite long, so i dont mean like 20 pages...but it did get pretty interesting at the end. i kno i didnt ...more
Nov 24, 2007
Jul 13, 2007
 
The Lord of the Rings (The Lord of the Rings, #1-3)
4.47
it was amazing
i know it is long. i know it is detailed. but it is one of the best pieces of literature ever written. i also really loved having all three books in o ...more
Oct 2002
Sep 13, 2007
 
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Harry Potter, #5)
4.46
it was ok
this was actually my least favorite of the entire series, but the film that just came out really made it more exciting. i might go back and read it ag ...more
Jun 2004
Sep 13, 2007
 
Dry
4.01
it was amazing
i learned to try to laugh at a lot of things, including myself, because we need to realize our time is short. i love pighead.:) u wouldnt believe that ...more
Oct 2007
Nov 24, 2007
 
The Kite Runner
4.25
it was amazing
this is a heartwarming story about friendship, betrayal, violence and how we deal with it, and love. i started this novel on a 6 hour train ride and j ...more
Mar 2006
Sep 13, 2007
 
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter, #1)
4.44
it was amazing
even though this is a quick read, it still really grasped my attention and was the beginning to a beautiful series that i got hooked on. i wanted to s ...more
May 2004
Sep 13, 2007
 
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Harry Potter, #3)
4.52
really liked it
i really liked this story because we begin to see how important sirius is to harry which plays out later on in all the novels. it is not one of the be ...more
Dec 2004
Sep 13, 2007
 
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Harry Potter, #6)
4.54
really liked it
i enjoyed this book and it gets 4 stars because of how interesting the plot twisted...however i just thought it was a little too much about dumbledore ...more
Aug 2006
Sep 13, 2007
 
Jesus Land
3.96
it was amazing
if you are ready to read something you think would not even be possible...this opened my mind, opened my heart, and made me think of just how lucky i ...more
Feb 2008
Mar 12, 2008
 
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Harry Potter, #4)
4.52
it was amazing
GRIPPING. ENTHRALLING. TANTALIZING. do i sound like a real book critic yet? well i just thought this book was the most action packed besides deathly h ...more
Jun 2005
Sep 13, 2007
 
My Cousin Rachel
3.91
it was amazing
MY NEW FAVORITE BOOK. if i had a million star rating it would get a million and one. not just because of the name either.:) i cant even describe how g ...more
Feb 2008
Mar 12, 2008
 
Animal Farm
3.87
it was amazing
and see the movie too.:) a great book that actually i thought i would not really be into. i tried to read orwell's 1984 when i was a little bit younge ...more
Oct 2000
Jul 13, 2007
 
A Wolf at the Table
3.70
it was ok
a great read...another amazing excerpt from burroughs ridiculous life...but actually too disturbing for me to really enjoy. i kind of got the urge to ...more
Jun 2008
Jul 27, 2008
 
Bambi
4.10
it was amazing
the movie is sooooo different from the book. i love the movie...but i did learn to have a certain connection with the book as well. a much more seriou ...more
Nov 2007
Nov 24, 2007
 
Season of the Monsoon
3.76
it was amazing
this book helped push forward mn beloved interest in india, encouraging my goal of someday visiting there. i love the description, i love that no one ...more
Jun 2004
Sep 13, 2007
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