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Something Missing
3.68
pride myself on knowing our forthcoming list of books pretty well, but every once in awhile, one sneaks up on me. That’s what happened when I read th...more
not set
Jun 02, 2009
 
The Uses of Enchantment
3.04
Victim or Vixen? Liar or whore? These are questions posed in this psychological exploration of a young sixteen-year old girl learning to wield her sex...more
Jan 2006
May 13, 2009
 
The Rapture
3.31
The marketing copy calls it Girl Interrupted meets The Dead Zone and I have to say it is spot on. As the novel opens, 16-year-old Bethany Krall is in...more
Aug 2009
May 13, 2009
 
The Descendants
3.82
Imagine how you would deal with the imminent death of your spouse. Especially if she lies in a coma and you must make the decision to take her off lif...more
not set
May 13, 2009
 
Palace Circle
3.23
This fine piece of historical fiction set just before WWII follows the life of Delia Chandler, an eighteen-year-old Virginian who marries an English V...more
Mar 2009
May 13, 2009
 
When We Were Romans: A Novel
3.38
As a new mother, I often obsess about how what I say and do now will affect my two-year-old in the future. Does he file it away every time I scold him...more
Jul 2008
May 13, 2009
 
Tigerheart
3.71
Captain Hack. The Boy of Legend. Fiddlefix. The Bully Boys. These wonderful characters are enchantingly familiar, yet offer a charming new take on the...more
Jan 2008
May 13, 2009
 
Shopaholic & Baby (Shopaholic, #5)
3.77
OK, DON'T PANIC. I'm home on maternity leave and need to do a staff book review. Like I actually have time to read anything with a newborn screaming i...more
Jan 2007
May 13, 2009
 
The End of the Alphabet
3.46
This slight book packs a big emotional punch. The story of Ambrose Zephyr and his wife Zipper Ashkanazi, a loving couple that perfectly complement eac...more
Aug 2007
May 13, 2009
 
Undiscovered Gyrl
3.59
Marie says:

Written in blog format by a 17-yr-old named Katie Kampenfelt*, this book details all the ramblings, romances, and overtly raunchy goings-o...more
not set
Jun 02, 2009
 
Alice I Have Been
3.64
Erica's current read
Aug 26, 2009
Jul 23, 2009
 
Shanghai Girls (Shanghai Girls #1)
3.84
I was a fan of both Snowflower and the Secret Fan and Peony in Love, but I thought her new book blew them away. It is more contemporary, set in 1930s...more
not set
May 19, 2009
 
Delicious
3.62
Jen's "Beach Reads" for 2008 pick:

This top-notch (though not cookie-cutter) historical romance will surely heat up your beach blanket, even on a clou...more
Jul 2008
May 14, 2009
 
Sacred Hearts
3.71
What Marie is reading...
Jun 02, 2009
May 14, 2009
 
Cleopatra's Daughter
4.10
What Jen is reading...
Jun 02, 2009
May 14, 2009
 
Last Night in Twisted River
3.71
Jen's current read
Aug 26, 2009
Jul 23, 2009
 
Twenties Girl
3.79
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Jun 02, 2009
 
Goddess of the Hunt (The Wanton Dairymaid Trilogy, #1)
3.83
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Jun 02, 2009
 
Baking Cakes in Kigali
3.68
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Jun 02, 2009
 
The Passage (The Passage, #1)
4.01
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Nov 11, 2009
 
Ready Player One
4.30
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May 27, 2011
 
The Language of Flowers
4.06
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May 27, 2011
 
Dearly, Departed (Gone With the Respiration, #1)
3.86
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Nov 08, 2011
 
Becoming Marie Antoinette (Marie Antoinette, #1)
3.78
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Nov 08, 2011
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