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The Short Stories
4.27
hemingwayblahblahblah
icebergtheoryblahblahblah
misogynyblahblahblah
codeheroblahblahblah

best: short happy life of francis macomber/hills like white elep...more
Mar 27, 2013
Apr 02, 2013
 
The Odyssey
3.89
my rating is based on using this as an educational resource, not for its lone merits as an engaging graphic novel. if i were still teaching the odysse...more
May 19, 2014
May 15, 2014
 
Libraries
4.34
you know you're a total geek when you get a book featuring beautiful shots of libraries around the world for christmas. and you like it.
May 18, 2011
May 18, 2011
 
On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft
4.26
style guides and manuals are a dime a dozen. i teach literature (you could also say i teach english, but i'd argue most of that teaching was done earl...more
Feb 15, 2014
Mar 16, 2009
 
The White Queen (The Cousins' War, #1)
3.81
This book had potential and I finished it quickly, I just wanted more.

And not like three books more.

I love the Plantagenets - they're great for melod...more
Aug 15, 2013
Aug 18, 2013
 
Inferno (Robert Langdon, #4)
3.68
it's interesting how we choose to spend our free time. me? i apparently read the latest dan brown in the three hours of quiet i get after my children...more
May 18, 2013
May 19, 2013
 
Jane and the Madness of Lord Byron (Jane Austen Mysteries, #10)
3.77
this was a total impulse "purchase" at the library. seconds away from checkout, this wee paperback called to me from the new releases. it seemed a per...more
Jul 13, 2011
Jul 14, 2011
 
Attachments
3.97
i love rainbow rowell; she is my new writer crush.

i don't care that she's straight and married or that i'm straight and married. i love her. she spea...more
Dec 26, 2013
Dec 28, 2013
 
Fifty Shades of Grey (Fifty Shades, #1)
3.67
my inner goddess is jazz hands-ing (jazz fisting???)...

or rather...

my inner goddess (by which i mean feminist) is slightly appalled by the overt natur...more
Jun 02, 2012
May 18, 2012
 
Bossypants
3.93
oh, tina fey.

i don't usually go in for books written by comedians. for all my skill as a reader, i find intended intonation to sometimes skirt by in...more
May 23, 2011
May 23, 2011
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