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Message in a Bottle
3.95
it was amazing
If you thought "The Notebook" was a tearjerker, then get ready to have a hanky on hand and be on an emotional rollercoaster ride with Sparks's second ...more
Apr 13, 2009
Apr 13, 2009
 
Fushigi Yûgi: The Mysterious Play, Vol. 1: Priestess
4.09
it was amazing
I will admit that I only purchased a copy of this manga because I loved the anime so much. I have been a fan of that series for the longest time and w ...more
Oct 22, 2008
Apr 12, 2009
 
P.S. I Love You
4.01
liked it
Soul mates Holly and Gerry married in their early 20s; when Gerry dies of brain cancer at 30, Holly is utterly bereft. But Gerry has a final gift: a s ...more
Nov 28, 2009
Apr 22, 2009
 
Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason
3.52
really liked it
This is probably the one rare time I'd say that a book's sequel is much better than its predecessor.

In this continuation of her diary, Bridget again
...more
Oct 30, 2008
Apr 12, 2009
 
Stardust
4.07
it was amazing
This edition of "Stardust" was the first I've read & truly loved of Gaiman's works. It touched the child in me & got me interested in the fant ...more
Mar 02, 2008
Apr 12, 2009
 
Bridget Jones's Diary
3.74
liked it
Bridget is a "Singleton" living in London and employed in the publishing industry. It's her diary, complete with daily entries of calories consumed, c ...more
Oct 29, 2008
Apr 12, 2009
 
A Walk to Remember
4.15
liked it
In a predictable flashback device that mimics "The Notebook", 57-year-old Landon Carter spirits himself back to his fateful senior year in high school ...more
Sep 17, 2009
Sep 16, 2009
 
Bloody Valentine (Blue Bloods, #5.5)
3.98
liked it
”Bloody Valentine” is a novella in the Blue Bloods series. It consists of three beautifully written short stories each with a focus on matters of the ...more
Jan 24, 2011
Aug 16, 2010
 
The Notebook (The Notebook, #1)
4.06
it was amazing
Noah Calhoun and Allie Nelson haven't seen each other for the last fourteen years due to unexpected circumstances owing to their different social stat ...more
Oct 21, 2008
Apr 12, 2009
 
A Walk to Remember
4.15
liked it
In a predictable flashback device that mimics "The Notebook", 57-year-old Landon Carter spirits himself back to his fateful senior year in high school ...more
Sep 17, 2009
Jan 12, 2013
 
The Wedding
3.98
liked it
Sparks returns to characters from "The Notebook" and writes about Allie and Noah Calhoun's oldest daughter, Jane, and her husband, Wilson. As their th ...more
Jun 03, 2010
Jun 02, 2010
 
Stardust
4.07
it was amazing
What would you be willing to do, to undergo, in order to have your Heart's Desire?

"You and your firstborn child and his or her firstborn child...It's
...more
Dec 19, 2012
Dec 18, 2012
 
The Choice
3.99
liked it
This is a book which could be spoiled for the reader if too many details of the plot are given. Suffice it to say that it is a love story with several ...more
Aug 2009
Jul 30, 2009
 
Wallflower (The Old Maids' Club, #1)
3.52
really liked it
I have to say, it is refreshing to read a Regency where the heroine isn't barely more than a teenager.

That said, I like the idea of the three cousins
...more
May 14, 2012
May 06, 2012
 
The Scent of Rosa's Oil
2.88
liked it
"The Scent of Rosa's Oil" is the story of Rosa, a young Genoan woman born to a prostitute and orphaned at birth in the late 19th century. Her guardian ...more
May 22, 2010
May 15, 2010
 
The Other Boleyn Girl (The Tudor Court, #2)
4.04
it was amazing
Before King Henry VIII ever considered making Anne Boleyn his wife, her older sister, Mary, was his mistress. Gregory's novel opens and closes with tw ...more
Jul 2008
Apr 12, 2009
 
After Eden
4.21
really liked it
This graphic novel didn't disappoint (although it would've been better if the elements of good/evil were not included) what with Arre depicting our li ...more
not set
Apr 12, 2009
 
The Orange Girl
3.91
really liked it
Fifteen-year-old Georg is stunned to receive a long-hidden letter from his father, who died of cancer 11 years before. It's a loving, romantic missive ...more
Jun 17, 2008
Apr 12, 2009
 
Stardust
4.07
it was amazing
What would you be willing to do, to undergo, in order to have your Heart's Desire?

"You and your firstborn child and his or her firstborn child...It's
...more
Mar 02, 2008
Apr 12, 2009
 
Four Blondes
2.80
did not like it
The author whose name is synonymous with her novel "Sex and the City" weighs in again with four loosely linked tales: in "Four Blondes" she returns wi ...more
Nov 19, 2008
Apr 13, 2009
 
Friday Night Cocktails
3.21
liked it
Two best friends, one killer hangover, and a whole world of badly behaved men - let the games begin: after one too many margaritas at a local bar, Gem ...more
Jan 17, 2009
Apr 13, 2009
 
The Golden Mean (Griffin & Sabine #3)
4.16
really liked it
Bantock's bewitching trilogy, begun with "Griffin & Sabine" and "Sabine's Notebook", ends with this characteristically curious installment. Once a ...more
Dec 30, 2008
Apr 13, 2009
 
Ripped at the Seams
3.67
liked it
In this improbable, but charming, hip fairy tale, Sami Granger, 18 and fresh off the bus, sets out to conquer the world of high fashion in New York Ci ...more
Mar 2009
Apr 13, 2009
 
Wicked Women 101
3.37
did not like it
Welcome to "Wicked" Women 101, where being good is all a matter of perspective.

"Six Weeks to Sensuality" is the story of Amy Bryce who has finally had
...more
Mar 20, 2009
Apr 13, 2009
 
Sabine's Notebook (Griffin & Sabine #2)
4.18
it was amazing
London artist Griffin Moss and islander Sabine Strohem, who have never met face-to-face or spoken via phone, exchange hand-illustrated, handwritten le ...more
Dec 29, 2008
Apr 13, 2009
 
Griffin and Sabine (Griffin & Sabine #1)
4.01
it was amazing
"Griffin: It's good to get in touch with you at last. Could I have one of your fish postcards? I think you were right -- the wine glass has more impac ...more
Dec 28, 2008
Apr 13, 2009
 
The Wakefield Legacy: The Untold Story (Sweet Valley High Magna Editions #2)
3.93
Book Details:

Title The Wakefield Legacy: The Untold Story (Sweet Valley Saga Series)
Author Francine Pascal
Reviewed By Purplycookie


francine pascal, pu
...more
not set
Apr 13, 2009
 
Swept Away
2.29
did not like it
Based on the screenplay written by Guy Ritchie comes this thin, barely believable plot of the changing of fortunes of a capitalist woman and her blue ...more
Nov 26, 2008
Apr 13, 2009
 
Le Divorce
2.86
liked it
This novel evokes the spirit of expatriates sojourning in Paris; it tells the story of Isabel Walker, a young film-school dropout who travels to Paris ...more
Apr 22, 2008
Apr 12, 2009
 
Shameless (Banning Sisters, #3)
3.79
liked it
Elizabeth Banning is breaking up with yet another fiance. Neil Severin, an assasin, is hiding in the library and overhears while her fiance attempts t ...more
Feb 11, 2012
Nov 15, 2011
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