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Hamlet
3.99
What could I say of Hamlet that hasn't already been said? It's place in the literary canon is absolutely necessary. Hamlet, the prince, is the deepes ...more
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Apr 12, 2009
 
The House on Mango Street
3.51
5Q/3.8P
After showing a current teacher the reading list for my English class, he was quick to recommend this book. I must say I’m glad to have read i
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Apr 06, 2009
 
Island of the Blue Dolphins (Island of the Blue Dolphins #1)
3.77
_Island of the Blue Dolphins_ by Scott O’Dell


I was drawn to this book out of my personal preference to island and beach settings. You can tell from t
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Feb 14, 2009
 
To Kill a Mockingbird
4.23
I first encountered TKaM in either 9th or 10th grade. Like all literature from high school, I don’t remember much, except that the book was very “good ...more
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Feb 01, 2009
 
The Giver (The Giver, #1)
4.11
I’d first experienced The Giver in either 6th or 7th grade. While I don’t remember any specific details about the book, I do remember the book being “ ...more
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Feb 01, 2009
 
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
4.11

I'd had previous experience with Sherman Alexie. In a survey level English class on contemporary writers, I'd read a short story and some of his poet
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Feb 17, 2009
 
The Road
3.94
5Q/??P (I'm not entirely sure how YA audiences will approach this book..)


I first encountered McCarthy in my senior year of college at UTK. _The Road_
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Apr 21, 2007
Jan 17, 2009
 
Spring Snow
4.16
I hate to say it, but unless you have a cultural interest in Japanese, most readers would find this book to be very slow and dense. It is one of the ...more
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Jan 17, 2009
 
Outer Dark
3.88
One of the few books I've ever said "damn!" aloud when reading.
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Jan 17, 2009
 
Inferno (The Divine Comedy #1)
3.97
My favorite translation of -Inferno-
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Jan 17, 2009
 
Hiroshima's Shadow: Writings on the Denial of History & the Smithsonian Controversy
4.41
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Jan 17, 2009
 
The Andromeda Strain
3.82
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Jan 21, 2009
 
Blood Meridian, or the Evening Redness in the West
4.20
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Jan 17, 2009
 
The Lost World (Jurassic Park, #2)
3.64
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Jan 21, 2009
 
Lightning
4.04
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Jan 21, 2009
 
American Poetry: The Next Generation
3.63
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Jan 17, 2009
 
The Hobbit (Middle-Earth Universe)
4.21
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Jan 17, 2009
 
Phantoms
3.89
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Jan 21, 2009
 
Congo
3.49
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Jan 21, 2009
 
Kokoro
3.97
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Jan 17, 2009
 
Writing Ground Zero: Japanese Literature and the Atomic Bomb
4.50
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Jan 17, 2009
 
The Door to December
3.90
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Jan 21, 2009
 
The Belgariad, Vol. Two: Castle of Wizardry / Enchanters' End Game (The Belgariad, #4-5)
4.35
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Jan 17, 2009
 
Hideaway
3.78
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Jan 21, 2009
 
Moby-Dick
3.41
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Jan 21, 2009
 
Maia (Beklan Empire #2)
3.98
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Jan 17, 2009
 
Tick Tock
3.69
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Jan 21, 2009
 
Dragon Tears
3.69
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Jan 21, 2009
 
Breakfast of Champions
4.09
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Jan 17, 2009
 
Sole Survivor
3.75
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Jan 21, 2009
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