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Beauty Queens
3.57
I loved the bad ass girl power aspect of this book, but the absurdity almost knocked me out of it several times.
Jun 2011
Jun 08, 2011
 
Witch Week (Chrestomanci, #3)
3.88
everyone in this book was horrid.
Oct 15, 2012
Oct 09, 2012
 
The Sparrow (The Sparrow, #1)
4.17
Jesuits in space, they said. faith and first contact, they said. you know what they didn't say, though? ANYTHING ABOUT THE CRAZINESS, THE DEPRESSION A ...more
Sep 02, 2012
Mar 04, 2012
 
Angelology (Angelology, #1)
3.39
this book was pretty awful! and yet, i'll probably check the sequel(s) out from the library, because i hate myself.
Jun 2010
Jun 08, 2010
 
The Unwritten, Vol. 1: Tommy Taylor and the Bogus Identity
3.80
This is ridiculously awesome (and absolutely GORGEOUS) and I would recommend it to anyone who had the slightest interest in reading comics. AMAZING.
May 2010
May 02, 2010
 
Howl's Moving Castle (Howl's Moving Castle, #1)
4.29
i put off reading this book because i adored the movie and didn't want to think less of it, if the book was vawes. WELL, THE BOOK WAS VAWES. however, ...more
Aug 02, 2008
Aug 02, 2008
 
The Last Olympian (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #5)
4.48
enjoyable and yet there was too much going on, and the ending was a bit anti-climatic. sad, because some of the previous books were so good! alas and ...more
Aug 2009
Jul 27, 2009
 
Rules of Civility
3.98
ugh, this was funny and sharp and sad, and full of great language and characters and imagery. the language was just SO GOOD. one of the best pieces of ...more
Aug 2011
Jul 27, 2011
 
The Kite Runner
4.22
I CRIED AND CRIED. oh, this book was great.
Jan 2009
Jan 07, 2009
 
Wonder
4.42
REQUIRED READING. DO NOT LET THE FRENZY OF WEEPS DETER YOU.
Mar 2012
Mar 11, 2012
 
Okay for Now
4.21
HEARTBREAKING, but so, so good.
Jul 2011
Jul 18, 2011
 
The Scorpio Races
4.08
I LOVE BOOKS ABOUT HORSES!!!!


also, this was great.
Nov 2011
Oct 18, 2011
 
Patriot Acts (Atticus Kodiak, #6)
3.86
I love Greg Rucka and I love Atticus Kodiak, but this book gave the impression that Rucka was done writing this dude, no seriously guys, done for good ...more
Jan 2010
Mar 17, 2009
 
The Red Pyramid (Kane Chronicles, #1)
4.04
wooooooo, sketchy race stuff! it's a shame, i really wanted to like this book, but it made me twitchy as hell. i liked it well enough, but it could've ...more
Jun 2010
May 23, 2010
 
California Bones (Daniel Blackland, #1)
3.85
this is BONKERS, but also superawesome? the magic universe within it was SO interesting and not at all like anything I've read before so now I'm furio ...more
Jul 21, 2014
Apr 30, 2014
 
The Ask and the Answer (Chaos Walking, #2)
4.21
patrick ness is amazing and i want him to write books for me forever, THE END. this book was crazy -- although not as crazy as the knife of never lett ...more
Oct 2009
Jul 06, 2009
 
Maps and Legends: Reading and Writing Along the Borderlands
3.66
admittedly, my chabon blindspot is larger than jupiter, but this was a delightful collection of short stories and essays about chabon's life and writi ...more
Aug 2008
Aug 02, 2008
 
The Alchemy of Stone
3.64
this is basically a book about the toaster falling in love, but AWESOME. two thumbs up.
Mar 2009
Feb 28, 2009
 
Archangel (Samaria, #1)
4.06
my copy of this book is worn and well-loved, because it's one of my favourite fantasy novels of all time. coming back and reading it again is like rev ...more
Jun 07, 2008
Jun 08, 2008
 
The Prophet of Yonwood (Book of Ember, #3)
3.22
this was an interesting read, in that it told a story set in the world pre-ember; however, it felt longer than necessary, and was a bit tedious in par ...more
Apr 2009
Mar 09, 2009
 
Gun Machine
3.83
Feb 02, 2013
Jan 09, 2013
 
Twilight (Twilight, #1)
3.56
THIS IS WHAT I GET FOR LISTENING TO THE INTERNET. clearly -- clearly i should have listened to the other faction of people who warned me this book wou ...more
Aug 2008
Aug 02, 2008
 
Necromancing the Stone (Necromancer, #2)
4.13
personal top five book of 2012, book it. HAVE I LOVED A BOY LIKE THIS SINCE THE DAYS OF PERCY JACKSON?? okay, probably, but Sam is the best, even when ...more
Sep 21, 2012
Mar 30, 2012
 
The Postmortal
3.80
well, this was certainly written by Drew Magary.
Oct 2011
Sep 27, 2011
 
Ask the Passengers
3.90
Frank Socrates!! goodness, I loved this book. I cannot imagine high school in rural Pennsylvania is much different than high school in rural upstate N ...more
Mar 02, 2014
Nov 12, 2013
 
God Save the Fan: How Preening Sportscasters, Athletes Who Speak in the Third Person, and the Occasional Convicted Quarterback Have Taken the Fun Out of Sports (And How We Can Get It Back)
3.69
once again i reiterate: will leitch, i'd like you to marry me. whilst this wasn't the best book i've ever read about sports and being a fan, it was ce ...more
May 31, 2008
Jun 02, 2008
 
Sweetheart (Gretchen Lowell, #2)
4.06
i find this book slightly less enjoyable than the series' debut, but only because the male protagonist made me SO. ANGRY. however, the murder(s) prese ...more
Nov 2008
Oct 10, 2008
 
The Game
4.09
Jun 22, 2013
May 25, 2013
 
The Space Between
3.82
ugh, this was awesome and I really loved it, but going from Maggie Stiefvater to this is fucking me up, in that there are so many awesome similarities ...more
Nov 06, 2012
Jan 13, 2012
 
Heartsick (Gretchen Lowell, #1)
3.92
man, i love a good serial killer thriller! whilst the mystery itself wasn't very complicated, the interpersonal relationships portrayed by the support ...more
Oct 2008
Sep 07, 2008
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