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Ashfall (Ashfall, #1)
3.94
Halfway through reading this, I felt the need to inform my husband how woefully unprepared we are for the coming apocalypse.

We don't own a shotgun.

I d
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Apr 21, 2012
Apr 21, 2012
 
Bullet (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter #19)
3.81
When I first found the Anita Blake books, I was first intrigued, then impressed, then amazed, then enthralled, than slightly co-dependent, than sad, t ...more
Jun 15, 2013
Jun 13, 2013
 
First Year (The Black Mage, #1)
4.12
Ok, so this book first came to my attention when the author friended me on Goodreads. I usually don't accept unknown author friend requests, that is u ...more
Feb 20, 2015
Feb 19, 2015
 
Fracture Me (Shatter Me, #2.5)
3.77
**spoiler alert** Regardless of what I think of this author or this series; and side-stepping the fact that this novella wasn't particularly that inte ...more
Apr 30, 2015
Apr 30, 2015
 
Marked in Flesh (The Others, #4)
4.40
It's just a year right? I can wait a year. I'm totally not crying hysterically right now...everything is fine....
not set
Mar 09, 2015
 
A Long, Long Sleep
3.83
Loved it!

It surprised the heck outta me.

The first 50 or so pages seemed just entertaining, but not necessarily anything special. And then suddenly th
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Mar 17, 2013
Dec 01, 2011
 
Dawn (Xenogenesis, #1)
4.10
2nd Read: 03/26/2015

Original Read: 5/2/2012

Original Review:
Not since Nancy Kress's Beggars in Spain have I been so blown away by a science fiction boo
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Mar 27, 2015
Jan 23, 2012
 
Angelfall (Penryn & the End of Days, #1)
4.21
I don't give 5 stars very easily. If you look at the books that I've read this year, 2 out of 120 I rated 5 Stars. One of them was just last week, and ...more
Dec 03, 2011
Dec 01, 2011
 
The Magicians (The Magicians, #1)
3.46
**spoiler alert** 2nd Read: 07/28/2014

How much do I still love this book!?!




Original Read: 2/25/2010

Original Review:
It's only been 5 minutes since I re
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Jul 28, 2014
Feb 24, 2010
 
Every Day (Every Day #1)
4.00
4.5 Stars

Every Day holds the title for the most unique premise of any book that I've read all year. It tells the story of A, a 16 year old of indeterm
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Nov 2012
Sep 10, 2012
 
My True Love Gave to Me: Twelve Holiday Stories
3.79
My two favorite stories from this ended up being the Stephanie Perkins one (not unexpected as I quite enjoy her writing), and the one by Laini Taylor, ...more
Dec 15, 2014
Dec 03, 2014
 
Unravel Me (Shatter Me, #2)
4.31
I'm not sure how in the world to rate this especially considering that I often find the writing irritating, and I dislike almost all the characters. I ...more
Apr 30, 2015
Dec 12, 2012
 
The Blue Castle
4.22
2nd Read: 11/23/14 (Great book to read when enduring irritating family drama!)
Original Read: 10/13/2012
Original Review:

I was surprised at how much I e
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Nov 23, 2014
Oct 08, 2012
 
Terrier (Beka Cooper, #1)
4.17
I am attempting to read all the tortall books in Chronological order.

So I feel like I didn't enjoy this as much this time around, and I'm wondering if
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May 22, 2015
Mar 09, 2010
 
Grave Mercy (His Fair Assassin, #1)
3.94
Favorite Quote: (view spoiler) ...more
May 12, 2015
Feb 29, 2012
 
Throne of Glass (Throne of Glass, #1)
4.21
I do not recommend reading this book directly after reading any books in the Poison Study series. I started this one immediately after Shadow Study, a ...more
Mar 21, 2015
Nov 23, 2011
 
The Cuckoo's Calling (Cormoran Strike, #1)
3.79
Before: Am I going to read this because it's by J.K. Rowling? That's hard to say. It definitely came on my radar because of the hype of the Author bei ...more
Sep 09, 2013
Jul 17, 2013
 
January First: A Child's Descent into Madness and Her Father's Struggle to Save Her
3.90
"Ok, I really hope the Dad (who's telling the story) gets less irritating. I get it that you don't know yet that your child is Schizophrenic. But bein ...more
Jan 30, 2013
Jan 30, 2013
 
Still Growing: An Autobiography
3.92
I read this for my former teenage self who was madly in love with Kirk Cameron and had posters of him all over my walls. Unfortunately he lived a fair ...more
Apr 26, 2015
Apr 27, 2015
 
The Purple Kangaroo
3.69
A. loved it.
Apr 16, 2015
Apr 24, 2015
 
Dark Triumph (His Fair Assassin, #2)
4.18
These books are actually quite good (i'm not sure why I sound surprised as I had read and enjoyed the first book several years ago), and the author di ...more
May 14, 2015
Mar 23, 2015
 
Femme
3.71
Actual Rating: 3.5 Stars

I found this while browsing the e-library, and I'm impressed because I didn't know it was Indie/self-published until I went to
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Mar 25, 2015
Mar 26, 2015
 
Our Magnificent Bastard Tongue: The Untold History of English
3.75
I found the first half really enjoyable, the second half not as much.
Apr 29, 2015
Apr 11, 2015
 
Outlander (Outlander, #1)
4.16
I discovered this book more than 15 years ago, and have read it yearly since. The story of Jamie & Claire is without a doubt one of the greatest l ...more
Jan 18, 2012
Jun 26, 2009
 
Alpha & Omega (Alpha & Omega, #0.5)
4.31
So, it wasn't that this was badly written as much as the whole thing just felt unbelievably rushed. This is the first Novella that I've read by this a ...more
May 12, 2015
May 12, 2015
 
Mind of My Mind (Patternmaster, #2)
4.10
**spoiler alert** 4.5 Stars

As always Octavia Butler is phenomenal. This book was interesting (and makes more sense now that I know that the internal c
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Apr 07, 2015
Apr 06, 2015
 
Graceling (Graceling Realm, #1)
4.10
5th Read: 2/4/2015
4th Read: 10/23/2013
3rd Read: 1/2012
2nd Read: 5/14/2010
Original Read 6/26/09
Feb 04, 2015
Jun 26, 2009
 
Earth Girl (Earth Girl, #1)
3.75
So I'd been wanting to read Earth Star for awhile, but felt like I didn't really remember enough about Earth Girl for it to be enjoyable. So I waited ...more
Dec 02, 2014
Oct 17, 2013
 
Shatter Me (Shatter Me, #1)
4.04
(After finishing this series, my rating of this book stays at 2-2.5 Stars, the middle book 3, and the final book 4)

2nd Reading: 4/28/15

So I can defini
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Apr 28, 2015
Nov 02, 2011
 
Dead Ever After (Sookie Stackhouse, #13)
3.29
So, I was determined to see this series through, and was prepared for the worst, especially considering the horrible reviews and the weakness of the p ...more
Jun 21, 2013
Jun 21, 2013
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