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Honey Moon
3.77
This was definitely a powerful book by Susan Elizabeth Phillips. I can understand why some fans will likely hate this book. It is not your cookie-cutt ...more
Mar 07, 2011
Aug 14, 2010
 
The Host (The Host, #1)
3.85
Re-read 2011: I cried again reading this book, even though I knew exactly what would happen. Funny thing, that :) Original Review 2009: I went into T ...more
Jan 14, 2011
Jul 30, 2009
 
Sugar Daddy (Travises, #1)
4.00
You know that expression about good singers: "You could sing the phonebook"? Borrowing that expression, Lisa Kleypas could write advertisements for th ...more
Feb 05, 2010
Nov 08, 2009
 
Little Heathens: Hard Times and High Spirits on an Iowa Farm During the Great Depression
3.64
Admittedly, I may be a bit biased in my feelings of this book being that I grew up in Iowa, but I think this was certainly very interesting and educat ...more
Apr 07, 2010
Dec 28, 2009
 
The Secret Diaries of Miss Miranda Cheever (Bevelstoke, #1)
3.94
I think that this is one of those books that lots of people won't like, but I am not one of them. I love a bittersweet story of romance. The kind of m ...more
Jul 05, 2010
Nov 17, 2009
 
Love in the Afternoon (The Hathaways, #5)
4.19
This one is a tie as best in Hathaway series for me alongside Married By Morning. I was moved to tears at one point, but the book also made me laugh. ...more
Jul 03, 2010
Dec 12, 2009
 
Kiss an Angel
4.18
This was my first book by Susan Elizabeth Phillips, and it really surprised me. I was expecting a really light romance with an arranged marrige set in ...more
Jun 13, 2010
Nov 19, 2009
 
Thunder & Roses (Fallen Angels #1)
3.97
I really enjoyed this book, but it was also a very strange, eccentric story. There were penguins in Regency Wales. There was weird gypsy mating dances ...more
Apr 03, 2010
Oct 26, 2009
 
The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
4.40
Re-read 8/22/10 -- I have to say that this book was just as good the second time reading it as the first. Even though I know what would happen, I was ...more
Sep 14, 2009
Aug 03, 2009
 
Tell Me It's Real
4.32
Once again, I am amazed by Mr. Klune's gift of writing. He made me laugh and cry in the same story. And, I didn't just chuckle a couple of times.... I ...more
Feb 20, 2013
Jan 26, 2013
 
Never Seduce a Scot (The Montgomerys and Armstrongs, #1)
4.22
This historical romance has a title that doesn't make sense with the plot of the book, and neither does the cover really match the tone for that matte ...more
Nov 17, 2012
Nov 16, 2012
 
Call Me Irresistible (Wynette, Texas #6)
4.04
Important note for those who are going to read this: I highly recommend reading the following books before you read this since there are so many cros ...more
Feb 12, 2011
Dec 15, 2010
 
The Art of Breathing (Bear, Otter, and the Kid, #3)
4.50
Once again, I'm in awe of Mr. Klune's ability to write characters with both humor and emotionally charged scenes. I spent all day reading this book an ...more
Jun 21, 2014
Feb 14, 2014
 
Prey (Shifters, #4)
4.21
**spoiler alert** Re-read 2010: Even though I knew Ethan's demise was coming, I cried on re-reading this book as well. I will really miss his characte ...more
Oct 07, 2010
Oct 08, 2009
 
To Sir Phillip, With Love (Bridgertons, #5)
3.87
I went into this Julia Quinn Bridgerton family book thinking I wouldn't like it as much as some of the others in the series. However, I was delightful ...more
Nov 28, 2009
Nov 07, 2009
 
Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
4.31
I loved this book as much as the first in the series!

Just when you think the story is going one direction, it takes a drastic turn. I ended up gasping
...more
Sep 15, 2009
Sep 14, 2009
 
With This Kiss: Part One
4.10
The experiences of Grace, the heroine, in this portion of the story hit a little close to home when it came to when I was 19 years old. So, I have to ...more
Apr 26, 2014
Jun 08, 2013
 
Succubus Dreams (Georgina Kincaid, #3)
4.16
An estrogen fest. That's what I felt like about this chapter of Georgina Kincaid's story.

I could see a million miles in advance what would happen with
...more
Feb 28, 2010
Feb 24, 2010
 
Comanche Moon
4.13
It pained me to read this, but not because it was bad - it was amazing and heart-wrenching. I started it thinking I would hate it. I needed a Native A ...more
Nov 18, 2009
Oct 27, 2009
 
My One and Only
3.99
4.5/5 stars. I had high hopes for this book after reading the NOTE TO READER by the author before chapter one. In the note, Kristan Higgins mentioned ...more
Apr 02, 2011
Jan 08, 2011
 
Christmas Eve at Friday Harbor (Friday Harbor, #1)
3.75
4.5/5 stars. This was a very sweet, romantic novella by Lisa Kleypas. It wasn't her usual style, but her writing skills shined as usual. I would equat ...more
Nov 03, 2010
Mar 26, 2010
 
Puppy Love 2: Building a Family (Puppy Love #2)
3.87
I really don't like one of the main characters. Matt is a really a$$ at times and I can't believe his behavior. It's not that the book is m/m -- that' ...more
May 04, 2011
May 02, 2011
 
An Offer From a Gentleman (Bridgertons, #3)
4.06
At first glance, you might think that this novel is just going to be another variant of Cinderella -- the same old tale told a million times.

However,
...more
Nov 07, 2009
Oct 26, 2009
 
Forbidden
4.07
Wow, that was an intense book. It definitely is not for the faint of heart. I picked up this book because of the crazy-high goodreads ratings and the ...more
Aug 18, 2010
Aug 18, 2010
 
Second Chance Pass (Virgin River, #5)
4.18
Loved parts of the book, even made me tear up at one point. Still, there were so many different things going on at once... At one point, I thought eve ...more
Jul 23, 2010
Jul 22, 2010
 
Thirteen Reasons Why
4.06
This was a haunting audiobook that I picked up from the library... It felt especially fitting listening to the story so I would experience the story i ...more
Aug 04, 2011
Aug 19, 2010
 
Silver Borne (Mercy Thompson, #5)
4.38
This was another fabulous read by Patricia Briggs. I liked that this one had lots of inner conflict within the pack. There was a few things that occur ...more
Apr 02, 2010
Mar 14, 2010
 
Into This River I Drown
4.28
4.5/5 stars. Very unique and different from Klune's other works that I've read.
Apr 14, 2013
Jan 26, 2013
 
Where Dreams Begin
4.00
4.5/5 stars. I found this Lisa Kleypas book to be deeply moving and very emotional. It made me cry because the character's feelings were very believab ...more
Jan 20, 2010
Nov 17, 2009
 
Alpha (Shifters, #6)
4.34
4.5/5 stars. This was one of those books going in that I knew would be really intense and hard to read because of my own personal investment with the ...more
Oct 10, 2010
Oct 08, 2009
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