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Human Oddities: Stories
3.73
This book got me hooked on short story books. Noria writes with a oceanic rhythm and understands the small details of being odd. The stories, aside fr ...more
Jan 2006
Aug 12, 2007
 
Veronica
3.34
This book is about a woman who is currently dying of Hep C and reflects on her past. As a young girl she gets involved with the modleing scene , parti ...more
Jan 2007
Aug 12, 2007
 
Middlesex
3.94
Same author of Virgin Suicides which is a good book but this book hits my fancy straight on. It is about a girl who is born into a Greek family. She i ...more
Jan 2005
Aug 12, 2007
 
White Oleander
3.89
I hate that Oprah has a book list. For some it is like a flashing neon sign of "women who read too much and need a life". BUT you should ignore the go ...more
not set
Aug 12, 2007
 
The Stone Diaries
3.80
Carol Sheilds won a Pulitzer for this novel. I did like this book quite a bit but a Pulitzer? I recommend it for those of you who like a historical fe ...more
Jan 2007
Aug 12, 2007
 
King Dork (King Dork, #1)
3.58
Frank Portman is a local and musician who can write. He tells this funny story about a social misfit who is actually not Holden Caufield and in fact h ...more
Jan 2007
Aug 12, 2007
 
The Secret Life of Bees
3.97
I found this book to be charmng. I loved the setting of the south and I love stories about children running away from their beer drinking abusive fath ...more
Jan 2006
Aug 12, 2007
 
She's Come Undone
3.80
Loved this book. Wally Lamb was a fat girl in a past life. That's all I know. A young fat girl trying to become liked and accepted. She loses wieght b ...more
Jan 1997
Aug 12, 2007
 
Two Girls, Fat and Thin
3.60
This was written before Veronica. Read Veronica first then read this book. Mary Gaitskill has a great way of describing female friendships and insecur ...more
Jan 2007
Aug 12, 2007
 
I Know This Much Is True
4.15
Parts are very good and well written. I can appriciate the insane twin and brothers keeper aspect of this book but it could have been edited a bot mor ...more
not set
Aug 12, 2007
 
Bad Behavior
3.92
Dirty little stories about sex and those who like to dominate or be dominated. I did not have to touch myself after this one. So.. just ok.
Jan 2006
Aug 12, 2007
 
The Nanny Diaries (Nanny, #1)
3.36
Candy. TV. Laziness.
I could not put this down. I loved it but the whole time I read it I felt guilty and would hide the cover on Muni.
Jan 2007
Aug 12, 2007
 
Crazy Cock
3.38
Henry Miller can be wordy and self indulgent. But, Crazy Cock is to the point and a easy read. Read it if you like Miller.
Jan 1993
Aug 12, 2007
 
The Time Traveler's Wife
3.93
My friend said she loved this book. So far I have to remind myslef to pick it up. I'll keep you posted.
not set
Aug 12, 2007
 
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
4.03
I picked this up because The Time Traveler just isn't doing it for me. So far I love it.
not set
Aug 12, 2007
 
The Lovely Bones
3.73
I could not put this book down. I read it years ago and it still haunts me.
not set
Aug 12, 2007
 
The Red Tent
4.14
Women. Heathens and Christians. Jews and Muslims.
Jan 2004
Aug 12, 2007
 
Close Range
3.99
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not set
Aug 12, 2007
 
Memoirs of a Geisha
4.04
None
not set
Aug 12, 2007
 
Fall on Your Knees
3.92
None
not set
Aug 12, 2007
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