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The Little Black Book of Style
3.66
If I could, I would give this book negative points. The fashion advice is all common sense and mediocre, but what made it the polar opposite of stella ...more
Feb 19, 2008
Feb 19, 2008
 
An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales
4.17
This is a fascinating book for scientists and non-scientists alike. Dr. Sacks is a very interesting essayist and while he does use medical terms from ...more
Apr 02, 2008
Mar 11, 2008
 
Twenties Girl
3.79
I only meant to read a little bit of it, but I couldn't put it down. I wasn't all that enthused about this book (I'd rather have Sophie Kinsella spend ...more
Sep 26, 2009
Sep 26, 2009
 
The Last Lecture
4.23
It started off a bit slow and didn't seem very applicable to other people, but the later chapters were very useful and applicable to everyone. He expe ...more
Dec 22, 2008
Jan 01, 2009
 
A Matter of Interpretation: Federal Courts and the Law
3.73
I didn't not agree with Justice Scalia, but I liked how he had commentary with other legal scholars, although I didn't agree with a few of them either ...more
Sep 14, 2009
Sep 26, 2009
 
In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto
4.05
This book is so informative. It didn't have many new nutritional tips, but it was certainly very thorough in explaining why we should follow these wel ...more
Aug 22, 2009
Aug 03, 2009
 
Active Liberty: Interpreting Our Democratic Constitution
3.36
Very well written, a fast read, succinct, really gets his point across. And of course, a point of view I agree with!
Sep 15, 2009
Sep 26, 2009
 
Nice Girls Don't Get the Corner Office: 101 Unconscious Mistakes Women Make That Sabotage Their Careers
3.67
Must read for every woman! Such helpful advice. And not just for women climbing up the corporate ladder, but anyone who interacts with men at their jo ...more
Feb 25, 2008
Feb 19, 2008
 
Eat, Pray, Love
3.44
Good book overall, fast and interesting read, makes me want to travel. The substance, while fun and somewhat inspiring, wasn't anything mind-blowingly ...more
May 2008
Feb 25, 2008
 
The Kind Diet: A Simple Guide to Feeling Great, Losing Weight, and Saving the Planet
3.85
Great, easy read! She has a lot of fun and yummy recipes and pretty pictures to go along with great substance as well. And it makes transitioning to v ...more
Feb 10, 2010
Sep 26, 2009
 
Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain
3.85
Very interesting read, but not as good as "An Anthropologist on Mars." The stories all get repetitive after awhile because the patients pretty much ex ...more
Sep 25, 2009
Apr 04, 2008
 
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter, #7)
4.57
It moved along so quickly and reminded me of all the little details that I had forgotten from all of the previous books. Parts of it were predictable ...more
Jul 2007
Aug 07, 2007
 
Skinny Bitch: A No-Nonsense, Tough-Love Guide for Savvy Girls Who Want to Stop Eating Crap and Start Looking Fabulous!
3.34
Obviously, this is not the most scientific of books, but it's real and honest and regardless of how crass they present it, their message is a good one ...more
Feb 19, 2008
Feb 19, 2008
 
A Man Without a Country
4.06
It's Vonnegut...enough said. The only reason I'm not giving it 5 stars is because of the organization. It doesn't flow as well as it could, but I gues ...more
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Sep 02, 2008
 
Remember Me?
3.74
The ending was predictable, obviously, but it was funny and a fast read. I'm still biased towards the Shopaholics series, but if you liked the other K ...more
Mar 22, 2008
Feb 19, 2008
 
The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference
3.84
I don't understand the big deal everyone made about this book. It was interesting, but I didn't think I took away anything that I could really use in ...more
May 10, 2009
Feb 21, 2009
 
The China Study: The Most Comprehensive Study of Nutrition Ever Conducted And the Startling Implications for Diet, Weight Loss, And Long-term Health
4.20
Great study, very interesting data and facts. I think Chinese people especially need to read this since they do love their meat. I will be forcing thi ...more
May 2008
Feb 19, 2008
 
Veganomicon: The Ultimate Vegan Cookbook
4.06
Really good recipes and easy to find things format, but complicated to make. For me, at least. Would be great if I had more time.
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May 01, 2008
 
Interpreter of Maladies
4.09
Even though stories were of ordinary life, the collection was still very captivating and touching. Very worthwhile read!
Aug 2007
Aug 07, 2007
 
The Supremes' Greatest Hits: The 34 Supreme Court Cases That Most Directly Affect Your Life
3.72
quick and simple read, but informative. it's like a refresher course of government 101.
Aug 2007
Aug 07, 2007
 
The Namesake
3.93
Such a spot-on narrative of the conflicting emotions of a first generation American.
Jul 2007
Aug 07, 2007
 
Bobbi Brown Living Beauty
3.54
guilty pleasure.
Aug 2007
Aug 07, 2007
 
Atonement
3.84
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Feb 19, 2008
 
Freedom for the Thought That We Hate: A Biography of the First Amendment
3.73
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May 01, 2008
 
Sandra Day O'Connor: How the First Woman on the Supreme Court Became Its Most Influential Justice
3.59
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Mar 05, 2008
 
Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed
3.90
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May 01, 2008
 
Living History
3.74
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Feb 21, 2009
 
Stop Stealing Sheep & Find Out How Type Works
3.88
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Apr 04, 2009
 
Letters to a Young Lawyer
3.57
None
Aug 2007
Aug 07, 2007
 
The Lovely Bones
3.72
None
Jul 2007
Aug 07, 2007
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