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Things Fall Apart
3.56
This book absolutely falls under the category of "For Nigerians Only" because the writer takes you to a whole new world, a world of its own customs an ...more
Feb 03, 2011
Feb 02, 2011
 
Sense and Sensibility
4.04
I'm really finding it hard to review this book because I have had different feelings through reading it. I mean at the very beginning of the story I t ...more
Jan 25, 2011
Jan 18, 2011
 
The Reader
3.70
A story of forbidden love, of law, ignorance and there are Scandalous elements, as well.

The whole story in general isn't that bad although Schlink wr
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Nov 24, 2010
Nov 17, 2010
 
Tales of Shakespeare (Puffin Classics)
3.95

* This review is going to be slightly short.

I got this book on my 20th birthday. A friend of mine knew how much I suffer reading Shakespeare and that
...more
May 18, 2011
May 29, 2011
 
أحببتك أكثر مما ينبغي #1
3.78
الحل الأسرع للتقيؤ اذا كنت قد خرجت من جدول حميتك و فرشاة الأسنان لم تكن طويلة بشكل كاف؛ قراءة عدة صفحات من هذه الروايه و التعرف على شخصياتها المثيره ل ...more
not set
Jun 22, 2010
 
The Book of General Ignorance
3.81
*The book is inspired by a BBC comedy quiz show. Go to YouTube and watch it! It's funny.

How much you think you know? And even if you think you know e
...more
Apr 14, 2011
Apr 05, 2011
 
Romeo and Juliet (Folger Shakespeare Library)
3.72
Since I was a young girl my mother used to tell me about Qays and Layla, Romeo and Juliet and all these kinds of tragic love stories that show how peo ...more
Apr 05, 2011
Mar 25, 2011
 
أشرار التاريخ
3.70
Historically inaccurate.

not set
Jun 22, 2010
 
عرائس المروج
3.82
عرائس المروج عبارة عن ثلاثة قِصص مختلفة كُتبت بلغه شعريه ساحره, قد لاتكون قوية بإحداثها لكن لغة جبران و استخدامه للكلمات و الحكم التي ينثرها بين آونه ...more
Mar 03, 2011
Mar 03, 2011
 
Sand and Foam
4.12
I read this one a long time ago -the one translated to Arabic- at that time it didn't make any sense to me! It just made me think that Gibran is some ...more
Mar 09, 2011
Mar 17, 2011
 
The Importance of Being Earnest
4.16
As a very big fan of Wilde myself, I have been dying to get my hands on this play which was, for my luck, exactly like what I had in mind: smart and s ...more
Feb 13, 2011
Jun 20, 2010
 
To Kill a Mockingbird
4.23

To Kill a Mockingbird has been on my bookshelf for a pretty long time, as much as I was excited to start reading it as much as I was afraid that I I w
...more
Jul 06, 2011
Jul 18, 2009
 
The Catcher in the Rye
3.77
Finally I have finished reading The Catcher in the Rye, not that it took me a long time to do it; I just couldn't find another word to start writing t ...more
not set
Jun 18, 2012
 
Lolita
3.86
I wrote a review, I read it, and thought "No! this is not what I think of the novel!", so I wrote another one which couldn't describe my feelings, eit ...more
Mar 08, 2011
Sep 15, 2010
 
عزازيل
4.12
لم أظن يومًا اني قد استمتع بقراءة سيرة ذاتية كما استمعت بهذه .
الرواية اللتي تتحدث عن الراهب المصري هيبا و رحلته و ما احتوته من احداث مهمه جدًا كمقتل ه
...more
Aug 04, 2010
Jun 12, 2010
 
The Sonnets
4.23
"Let me not to the marriage of true minds
Admit impediments. Love is not love
Which alters when it alteration finds,
Or bends with the remover to remove
...more
Aug 27, 2014
Aug 26, 2014
 
Kafka on the Shore
4.12
I admit it, I am finding myself out of words. I have been staring for hours at Murakami’s book covers, trying to read back his quotes. Just another fa ...more
Apr 07, 2014
Apr 05, 2013
 
Selected Poems
4.23
I got to know E.E. Cummings through Youtube, YES, he was among certain poets Tom Hiddleston read for. He read May I Feel Said He; a really dirty poem. ...more
Aug 18, 2014
Aug 18, 2014
 
The Cherry Orchard (Stage Edition Series)
3.67
The Cherry Orchard is a Russian play written by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov, wildly known as a short-stories writer. He is actually considered to be one o ...more
Jan 22, 2011
Jan 21, 2011
 
Leaves of Grass: The "Death-Bed" Edition
4.13
I have no idea how I should review poetry, let alone Whitman's poetry, but I'm trying my best here.

I first got to know Whitman in Dead Poets Society
...more
Feb 2014
Feb 24, 2014
 
A Single Man
4.11
This is a day of a middle aged man called George who finds life hard and unbearable after the loss of his boyfriend. He wakes up and realizes who he i ...more
May 24, 2013
Jan 22, 2011
 
Salome
3.69
**spoiler alert** The play tells the story of the execution of John the Baptist the prophet (يحيئ بن زكريا) in one act and how he was beheaded at the ...more
Jan 31, 2011
Jan 31, 2011
 
The Picture of Dorian Gray
4.02
I could literally spend hours and hours, if not days, talking about this book, and how much it changed my perspectives on so many levels. But since I ...more
Jan 2009
Jun 26, 2010
 
Lullabies
4.12
Below why I rated the book one star:

"Patience and Love agreed to meet at a set time and place; beneath the twenty-third tree in the olive orchard. Pat
...more
Dec 09, 2014
Dec 09, 2014
 
الموسيقى
3.50
من الواضح أن جبران كان مولعاً بحب الموسيقئ ففي كتابه هذا يتحدث بست صفحات أو أكثر عن تأثيرها في نفوس البشر
في غالب الكتاب جبران تكلم عن تأثيرها فقط في
...more
Mar 03, 2011
Mar 03, 2011
 
كزهر اللوز أو أبعد
4.15
عند محاولتي الاولى لقراءة درويش، لم استصغ شعره فقد بدأ لي غامض، و ذكره المتكرر لكلمات حديثة كـ" سجائر، بيجامتي الزرقاء، اكواب القهوه، و حتى مطبخِه و ت ...more
Aug 28, 2014
Aug 27, 2014
 
The Evolution Deceit: The Scientific Collapse of Darwinism and its Ideological Background
3.80
Evolution is real, so please stop the lazy defensive arguments.
Sep 28, 2010
Sep 22, 2010
 
The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath
4.27
Sylvia Plath; a writer that I have been trying to figure out my feelings toward this summer. I started with her most famous novel couple of weeks ago; ...more
Aug 17, 2014
Jul 02, 2014
 
The Fault in Our Stars
4.41

Probably for nobody’s surprise, the book is, YES, about two cancer patients who fall in love. YES, the protagonist is a witty gorgeous girl named Haze
...more
Jan 2013
Jun 21, 2012
 
Julius Caesar (Wordsworth Collection)
3.62
So here's my third reading for Shakespeare and so far this is my favourite for its historical true events.
Since the play is named after Julius Caesar
...more
Dec 19, 2010
Dec 10, 2010
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