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Dance Dance Dance
4.03
liked it
The book was ok, but like most books I listen to, I could not stand the voice actor narrating the book. He basically just played famous people. When p ...more
Mar 16, 2011
Mar 09, 2011
 
Bonjour Tristesse
3.62
liked it
It seems like people either love this book or hate it. It's a good summer read - very light, not much there... but what's to be expected from a book w ...more
Jul 2006
May 06, 2007
 
The Unnamed
3.32
liked it
Joshua Ferris has a great writing style and I love the way he reads. I first learned about him after hearing him read a George Saunders story in the N ...more
Sep 29, 2010
Sep 22, 2010
 
Freedom
3.72
did not like it
**spoiler alert** This book was AWFUL. I was so glad when that Indian girl died. Partly because the narrator wouldn't be speaking with that accent any ...more
Oct 18, 2010
Oct 08, 2010
 
The Unwritten, Vol. 1: Tommy Taylor and the Bogus Identity
3.76
really liked it
I'm so excited to catch up on this series. I think I'll find that I have to come back to previous books to fully understand what is happening. Not a b ...more
Oct 02, 2011
Oct 01, 2011
 
The Royal Physician's Visit
3.79
it was ok
I was disappointed. I read Enquist's Night of the Tribades and heard a lot of good things about this book. I had to stop reading somewhere in the midd ...more
Feb 2007
Mar 07, 2007
 
The Idiot
4.18
The narrator's voice grates on my nerves. He's like an extremely annoying Monty Python character. He's a caricature of himself. Ugh!!
not set
Sep 03, 2010
 
Norwegian Wood
4.02
liked it
So my short note for this book so far, after not having read it entirely is.. what the hell? Blah.

We'll see how the rest goes.

Update! I read the whol
...more
Sep 2008
Sep 14, 2008
 
The Children of Men
3.69
liked it
Had I read the book before I watched the movie I would have been utterly distraught over the questions it posed, but compared with the movie it is not ...more
Apr 2007
Mar 07, 2007
 
The Palliser Novels: 6-Volume Set
4.41
Would like to find this set in good condition. Found it in Philadelphia but didn't want to carry it back with me. I want to read these but since start ...more
not set
Aug 14, 2007
 
Brave New World
3.96
I bought this because I felt like I would really want to read something similar to Children of Men. The new P.S. edition is a stylish paperback.
not set
Mar 07, 2007
 
Miss Smilla's Feeling For Snow
3.73
it was amazing
So I guess I have the British version of this book, and I'mma gonna read it on the plane to Alaska. Can't wait for my Scandinavian crime fiction class ...more
Dec 12, 2012
Mar 18, 2008
 
A Winter Book
3.95
really liked it
Read this on one plane flight. Great stories... easy to see why Tove Jansson's imagination captures the minds of kids and adults alike.
Feb 26, 2008
Feb 26, 2008
 
Faceless Killers (Kurt Wallander, #1)
3.78
really liked it
The beginning is really creepy. The ending could have been better.
Apr 20, 2008
Apr 03, 2008
 
The Laughing Policeman (Martin Beck, #4)
4.02
really liked it
Scandinavian crime fiction class here I come!
Apr 10, 2008
Apr 03, 2008
 
How to Be Good
3.18
it was ok
How to be a not so good Nick Hornby book.
Jan 2002
Apr 10, 2008
 
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
4.24
..because I've never read it before!
not set
Aug 14, 2007
 
Eat, Pray, Love
3.50
I bet this book will suck.
not set
Apr 26, 2008
 
Don't Look Back (Inspector Konrad Sejer #2)
3.81
really liked it
like Dylan in the movies.
Apr 16, 2008
Mar 18, 2008
 
The Downfall of Gerdt Bladh
3.44
it was ok
uhhhh
Apr 2008
Apr 03, 2008
 
Less Than Zero
3.58
liked it
Depressing as shit.
Jan 2008
Jan 06, 2008
 
Anna (I) Anna
2.85
liked it
None
Nov 16, 2012
Nov 24, 2012
 
Franny and Zooey
3.98
really liked it
None
not set
May 17, 2007
 
The Turkish Gambit (Erast Fandorin Mysteries, #2)
3.93
it was ok
None
not set
May 17, 2007
 
Fahrenheit 451
3.97
liked it
None
not set
May 17, 2007
 
1984
4.14
really liked it
None
not set
May 17, 2007
 
Roseanna (Martin Beck, #1)
3.79
liked it
None
not set
May 17, 2007
 
Pride and Prejudice
4.24
it was amazing
None
not set
May 17, 2007
 
Jane Eyre
4.10
it was amazing
None
not set
May 17, 2007
 
Kalevala : the Epic Poem of Finland, Volume 1
3.76
None
not set
May 20, 2007
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