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Till We Have Faces
4.16
This is a retelling of the Greek myth of Cupid and Psyche. Since I'm not very familiar with this myth, or Greek mythology in general, it was a more co ...more
Dec 29, 2008
May 30, 2009
 
The Secret Life of Bees
3.97
A very authentic, thought-provoking storyline with interesting characters. I liked Lily and many of the characters in this book. It brought out the em ...more
Dec 30, 2008
May 18, 2009
 
The House Of Mirth
3.93
The amazingly exquisite Miss Lily captured me. Other unforgettable characters are found in Selden and Mr. Rosedale. There are quotes from this book th ...more
Nov 2008
May 22, 2009
 
The Wednesday Letters
3.59
Generally, a good story. One you can feel good about recommending. Read this.
Nov 2008
May 22, 2009
 
The Gift of the Magi and Other Short Stories
4.09
A great collection of stories with one of my favorite Christmas stories. My review.
Dec 2008
May 22, 2009
 
Last of the Breed
4.19
Louis L’Amour is one of my favorite storytellers. My review of this book is here.
Jul 14, 2008
May 22, 2009
 
Spoon River Anthology
4.00
I always love a good anthology. My review at this blog.
Oct 2008
May 22, 2009
 
The Secret of Mojo: The Story of the Odessa, Texas, Permian High School Football Team
4.00
A must read for football lovers. Read my review.
Jul 24, 2008
May 22, 2009
 
Twilight (Twilight, #1)
3.56
A subtle, romantically nice change from the stereotypical vampire story. My full review here.
Aug 20, 2008
May 18, 2009
 
The Last Lecture
4.23
Uplifting and honestly real! Read more.
Dec 2008
May 22, 2009
 
My Antonia
3.74
Friendship and a beautiful portrayal of it. More here.
Dec 2008
May 22, 2009
 
The Stranger
3.93
A book of literary merit. My review for you to read.
Nov 2008
May 20, 2009
 
The Awakening
3.60
Deeply moving. My review here.
Aug 2008
May 22, 2009
 
The Whipping Boy
3.52
Read my review here.
May 31, 2008
May 22, 2009
 
Fairest
3.85
Basically, the re-telling of Snow White. A little overzealous on the ugly issue in Aza's character but if you can look past that it is nicely charming ...more
Dec 2008
May 13, 2009
 
Jane Eyre
4.08
Jane Eyre will always be an exquisite classic read. So many wonderful things to remember from reading this book. Mr. Rochester is a favorite for me to ...more
May 2008
May 18, 2009
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