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Opening the Gates of the Heart: A Journey of Healing
5.00
What a beautiful book! The combination of the photography and the prose worked wonderfully. The scenery used in the photography was sharp and simply b...more
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Mar 23, 2010
 
Pythagoras' Revenge: A Mathematical Mystery
2.60
I could not get into this book. Although the mystery of trying to find a lost document written by Pythagoras, who according to history did not leave a...more
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Mar 31, 2010
 
Water for Elephants
4.05
This historical book about circus life during the depression era was fascinating and horrifying at the same time. As a young girl, I attended a Ringli...more
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Jun 18, 2009
 
Songs for the Missing
3.39
I read this book for this month's Genre Bookclub. It is the story of how a family deals with the abduction of their eldest teenage daughter and it is...more
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Jul 16, 2009
 
Daughters of the Witching Hill
3.67
Knowing a little about the Pendle witches from history, I was not surprised by the ending, however, I'm still astounded by the ignorance of the people...more
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May 21, 2010
 
The Teaberry Strangler (A Tea Shop Mystery, #11)
3.74
I love Laura Childs tea mystery series. They are full of wonderful, eccentric characters and the setting in old town Charleston is suitably atmospheri...more
May 26, 2010
May 27, 2010
 
Memoirs of a Geisha
4.03
I had no idea the intensive training that young girls in Japan go through to become geishas. Indeed, I really didn't know what a geisha was, other tha...more
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Jun 18, 2009
 
One Second After
3.92
A very thought-provoking and chilling "what-if" book. What if an unknown enemy were to detonate several nuclear bombs 200 miles above the U.S.? How wo...more
Jun 08, 2009
Jun 04, 2009
 
Forty Signs of Rain (Science in the Capitol, #1)
3.51
This was kind of tough to slog through. My science is weak and the discussion of gene splicing and the politics was difficult to understand. And I kep...more
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Jul 06, 2009
 
Carnosaur Crimes (An Ansel Phoenix Mystery #2)
3.00
Terrific Montana setting in the badlands, hunting dinosaur fossils, drug runners and pitting mafia types against FBI, BLM, local police and one very f...more
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Jun 09, 2009
 
Honolulu
4.00
An outstanding historical novel that covers Honolulu from the perspective of one woman from before WWI to just before WWII. Regret is a Korean picture...more
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Jun 04, 2009
 
Scary Stuff (Jane Wheel, #6)
3.74
Great cozy mystery. I'm fascinated by antiques and collectibles and reading a mystery that includes a setting in that world is fun!
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Mar 31, 2010
 
The Lost Symbol (Robert Langdon, #3)
3.60
Excellent story, gripping from page one. I liked it better than either of the two previous titles in the series. Can't wait for the movie!
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Mar 23, 2010
 
Antiques Bizarre (A Trash 'n' Treasures Mystery, #4)
3.54
Another fun antiques mystery!
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Mar 23, 2010
 
The Magicians (The Magicians, #1)
3.46
The story itself was good, a combination of Chronicles of Narnia, Harry Potter. Lord of the Rings, with a little neo-punk SCI/FI mixed in. However, wh...more
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Sep 29, 2009
 
The Full Cupboard of Life (No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency #5)
4.00
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Jun 04, 2009
 
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
4.02
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Jun 18, 2009
 
The Expected One (Magdalene Line Trilogy, #1)
3.86
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Sep 02, 2011
 
Girls of Riyadh
3.13
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Jun 04, 2009
Jun 04, 2009
 
The Clan of the Cave Bear (Earth's Children, #1)
3.97
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Jun 18, 2009
 
Pope Joan
4.05
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Jun 18, 2009
 
A Finer End (Duncan Kincaid & Gemma James, #7)
3.94
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Jul 24, 2009
Jun 12, 2009
 
Bible Of Clay
3.34
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Aug 26, 2009
 
The Rosary Bride: A Cloistered Death
3.48
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Jan 04, 2010
Dec 03, 2009
 
Fifty Degrees Below (Science in the Capitol, #2)
3.66
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Nov 03, 2009
Jul 06, 2009
 
The Book of Light
3.47
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Jul 24, 2009
 
Suspension
3.64
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May 28, 2010
 
Shades of Earl Grey (A Tea Shop Mystery, #3)
3.89
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Jun 04, 2009
 
Codex 632
3.47
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Sep 29, 2009
 
Inkheart (Inkworld, #1)
3.82
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Jan 04, 2010
Jun 12, 2009
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