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Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, #1)
3.26
PRIDE AND PREJUDICE AND ZOMBIES: WHAT WENT WRONG?

Don't buy this book. I did, and I'm regretting my AU$24.95.

It's good as a gimmick, but, as cocky as I
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Dec 16, 2009
Oct 04, 2009
 
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (Harry Potter, #1)
4.40
It is a bewildered girl who writes this. After all, her mind reasons, isn’t this THE children’s series? The best thing to have hit the bookstores sinc ...more
Jun 23, 2009
May 04, 2009
 
The End (A Series of Unfortunate Events, #13)
3.96
Pa-THETIC! Absolutely pathetic. What a poor effort from the guy everybody absolutely loved!

I want to go back and read the series again to find more a
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not set
Jul 13, 2009
 
Avalon High
3.80
Wow, so many people think that this book was terrible. Come on, what did you think it was going to be, total in-depth dissection? I personally enjoyed ...more
not set
Sep 12, 2009
 
Graceling (Graceling Realm, #1)
4.10
BEFORE READING: Okay, due to a couple of reviews I read, I had no intention of reading this, but it keeps popping up as a 'readers who read this book ...more
not set
Aug 15, 2009
 
The Fire Eternal (The Last Dragon Chronicles, #4)
3.98
Okay, my question here is...

WHAT THE *BLEEP*???

This book was terrible. Actually, it started going downhill with the last book. This one went all sci-f
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Jan 2008
Apr 05, 2009
 
The Game of Triumphs (The Game of Triumphs, #1)
3.34
I loved the way the characters were realistic-- how Cat actually had to work at a relationship with Bel. Bel was awesome. I really admired her for bri ...more
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Sep 17, 2009
 
The Firm
3.94
It's very, um, thick. Full of detail. Like, so much detail that it's about a third of the way through before the plot actually really begins. Mitch wa ...more
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Jan 25, 2010
 
Miss Julie
3.54
**spoiler alert** Never. Ever. Again. EVER, you got that?

I read an excerpt from this in our practice exam for Lit. It was the part where Jean is telli
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Nov 10, 2009
 
The New Evidence That Demands a Verdict: Fully Updated
4.21
Great book, all 600 or so pages were worth it. Amongst other things, it pulls together a bundle of evidence that the Bible is historically accurate an ...more
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Jul 19, 2009
 
Gossip Girl (Gossip Girl, #1)
3.49
Yikes, what are these kids doing? Who the heck behaves like that ALL THE TIME? Why do I actually hate Serena when the book is meant to be sympathetic ...more
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Jan 25, 2010
 
Every Boy's Got One (Boy, #3)
3.78
Ahhhhh... meh. Meg Cabot's female lead voice sounds just the same as ever, while the voice of the male lead sounds very... unrealistic. The two protag ...more
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Oct 15, 2010
 
The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
4.38
Having avoided ths book for ages because of the hype, I finally picked it up and proceeded to read it in one sitting.

It is AMAZING.

I could connect rea
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Oct 10, 2010
 
The Winds of Heaven
3.82
I confess, I skipped to the end of this book because I was sure something bad was going to happen, and I was right. It's a bit depressing. Well-writte ...more
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Jul 29, 2009
 
Blind Submission
3.28
There will be spoilers in this commentary, but that's okay, because you won't want to read it after this anyway.

Yes, I actually took notes on this boo
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Jul 28, 2009
 
Knife (Faery Rebels, #1)
3.94
Finished!

UPDATE: It's been nominated for the Carnegie! I'm glad to see I've got good taste :P

ORIGINAL REVIEW:

I. Loved. This. Book. It was just perfect
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Nov 07, 2009
Oct 17, 2009
 
Bring Me the Head of Prince Charming (Millennial Contest, #1)
3.68
This book could have been a whole lot better. Okay, so basic principle is that there's a contest once every millenium between the forces of Dark and L ...more
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Nov 10, 2009
 
City of Bones (The Mortal Instruments, #1)
4.12
Okay, what the duck is this skit?

After you've read my hopeless attempt at swearing, let's move on. To a glowing review? Fat chance. You get to hear me
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Jul 28, 2009
 
The Woman Warrior
3.70
Wall. Banger.

Seriously, if I hadn't had to study this book for Lit, it would have gone straight into the bin.

The ideas were interesting and I loved t
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Jun 23, 2010
 
Let the Right One In
4.06
Ugh. Ugh ugh ugh.

What a foul book. I gave up seriously reading it fairly early on, and just skimmed the rest. Here's what I encountered:

graphic gay r
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Nov 27, 2009
 
Snow White and the Seven Samurai
3.51
Cyberpunk meets fairytales.

Fairytale land is controlled via the Mirrors computer (mirror!) system. System gets hacked by people from real life. Subse
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Jun 09, 2010
 
Pure Dead Magic (Pure Dead, #1)
3.61
In the opening pages of this book, I thought it was a rich-kids-get-rid-of-the-nanny story. I couldn't have been more wrong. Sure, it features unruly ...more
Apr 2006
Apr 05, 2009
 
Why Be Happy When You Can Be Normal
3.90
If I ever meet Jeanette Winterson I'll probably try to shake her by the hand, hug her tightly, grin my head off and burst into tears all at the same t ...more
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Jan 11, 2015
 
Von Bek (Tale of the Eternal Champion, #1)
3.93
1. The Warhound and the World's Pain:

Every man's a rapist--but it's okay! We have more important things to talk about!

I honestly don't know what to ma
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Jun 23, 2015
 
Little Brother (Little Brother, #1)
3.95
Wow. This book is definitely an unputdownable. Basically after a terrorist attack in San Francisco(sp?) the US government goes overboard monitering an ...more
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Sep 03, 2010
 
Thirteen Days to Midnight
3.67
If we had half stars, I'd give this book 4 1/2. It's amazing.

The only thing wrong with it was that when Father Tim brings out all these Bible verses t
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Jul 14, 2010
 
Which Witch?
3.89
This was an odd one. Honestly.

Being a good witch equals curse. Good witch falls in love with evil wizard on sight. Evil wizard will only marry her if
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Jun 09, 2010
 
Dragonflight (Pern, #1)
4.08
Hmmm. Let's see. The portrayal of absolutely ALL the women in this book is that they must be hungry, horny, devious, dominated, or a mix of the lot. L ...more
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Jan 17, 2010
 
Ordinary Ghosts
3.54
A lovely character-driven story. It felt like I was really in the head of an actual teenage guy, not Edward Cullen or Seth what's-his-name (is it Rigg ...more
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Oct 17, 2009
 
Like Water for Chocolate
3.92
The worst book I've ever read. Including Twilight.

You've read the summary already. You don't need me to explain it again. You don't need to read snark
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Jul 14, 2009
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