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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
3.85
it was amazing
When I first picked up this book for the 1001 books to read challenge, I wasn't particularly looking forward to it. I imagined the writing style would ...more
Aug 17, 2010
Sep 20, 2009
 
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter, #1)
4.44
it was amazing
So I've re-read this for about the 3rd of 4th time and it amazes me that even after all those times of reading it, I can still feel as passionately ab ...more
Feb 13, 2015
Feb 12, 2015
 
Name and Number
3.63
really liked it
Working as a Criminal Defence Lawyer - I'm well acquainted with the certain types of individuals that pass through the system, mostly on a regular bas ...more
Jul 26, 2013
Feb 26, 2013
 
Pushing the Limits (Pushing the Limits, #1)
4.08
it was amazing
Pushing the Limits (#1) - Kate McGarry
Kindle Edition
392 Pages

Plot:

Echo Emerson, once Miss Popular at high school has found herself changed, no longer
...more
Feb 13, 2013
Feb 11, 2013
 
The Host  (The Host, #1)
3.84
it was amazing
I was just reading some reviews on this and of course Meyer, following completion of this book. It amazes me how bitchy some people can be. I don't th ...more
Apr 10, 2013
Mar 29, 2013
 
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Harry Potter, #5)
4.46
really liked it
**spoiler alert** Well I've upgraded this book from 3 stars to 4. I would no longer say this was my least favourite either, I would say it was on par ...more
May 20, 2010
Aug 26, 2009
 
The Lovely Bones
3.77
liked it
**spoiler alert** Ugh like Room, I seem to have found another book which is essentially completely overrated and nothing more than a very average/bord ...more
Feb 07, 2011
Nov 27, 2009
 
The Eyes of the Dragon
3.92
liked it

http://love-affair-with-books.blogspo...

Not my usual book at all. Not really a massive Sci Fi fan (Star Trek being the only exception to this rule eve
...more
Oct 25, 2013
Aug 26, 2009
 
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Harry Potter, #3)
4.52
it was amazing
I really don't know where to start with this review apart from to begin by saying I absolutely loved rereading this book.

Originally, I awarded it 3 st
...more
May 18, 2010
Aug 26, 2009
 
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Harry Potter, #6)
4.54
it was amazing
I really loved this book, adored it, obsessed over it even. I read it very quickly as a result unfortunately.

This book is in stark contract to the lig
...more
May 27, 2010
Aug 26, 2009
 
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter, #7)
4.61
it was amazing
I feel devastated after having finished this book, the same intensity of devastation I felt when I first read this book a long time ago. The closure o ...more
May 31, 2010
Aug 26, 2009
 
The Hobbit
4.24
it was ok
Not for me. Nothing wrong with the author or his writing, just not my genre of book. I wanted to at least give it a go but not enjoying it so no point ...more
Jun 20, 2012
Aug 17, 2009
 
Thirteen Reasons Why
4.03
really liked it
This book totally sucked me in, I really, really, really enjoyed it! I found the dual narratives a bit of a pain and confusing at some points though a ...more
Mar 20, 2011
Sep 18, 2009
 
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Harry Potter, #4)
4.52
it was amazing
uperb book. This is definitely where the general mood starts to change, more adult themes being introduced, a darker/edgier plot coming to the fore. M ...more
May 22, 2010
Aug 26, 2009
 
The Virgin Suicides
3.83
did not like it
I really couldn't get into this.

I found the view point it was taken from was extremely strange and it came across very detached and uninteresting.

Disa
...more
Nov 14, 2011
Sep 14, 2009
 
The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
4.34
it was amazing
ABSOLUTELY AMAZING!

I really loved this. Not my usual 'cup of tea' at all but I picked it up out of curiosity and as it was recommended to me by my sis
...more
Oct 08, 2012
Jul 27, 2012
 
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (Harry Potter, #1)
4.44
it was amazing
As good as the first time I ever read it, although being my age now(22) it did of course feel juvenile, understandably given it's a childrens book but ...more
May 06, 2010
Sep 03, 2009
 
The Dead of Winter
3.69
Not very good simply because it wasn't what I was expecting.

I didn't realise was a childish book...can't rate down for that. Just not for me! Too slow
...more
Dec 06, 2013
Jan 03, 2012
 
The Maze Runner (Maze Runner, #1)
4.03
it was amazing
Absolutely loved this book. Can't wait to see the film and read the others in the series! Brilliant and clever. Fantastic stuff.
Oct 21, 2014
Apr 14, 2011
 
Double Love (Sweet Valley High, #1)
3.53
it was amazing
I love taking a trip down memory lane reading these books.

I loved this one.
Nov 19, 2015
Nov 10, 2009
 
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Harry Potter, #2)
4.37
it was amazing
Just as good as the first time I read it!!
May 09, 2010
Aug 26, 2009
 
Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
4.30
it was amazing
None
Oct 19, 2012
Oct 08, 2012
 
Playing with Fire (Sweet Valley High, #3)
3.48
really liked it
None
Jun 24, 2011
Nov 10, 2009
 
Secrets (Sweet Valley High, #2)
3.45
really liked it
None
Jun 15, 2011
Jun 12, 2011
 
The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle
Avi
3.81
it was amazing
None
not set
Aug 26, 2009
 
Eclipse (Twilight, #3)
3.70
it was amazing
None
Aug 30, 2012
Jul 24, 2012
 
Devil Pirates of the Bermuda Triangle
1.00
did not like it
None
Oct 23, 2012
Aug 26, 2009
 
Witch Child (Witch Child, #1)
3.79
None
not set
Jan 14, 2010
 
Bad Girls
3.51
liked it
None
not set
Dec 05, 2009
 
The Growing Pains of Adrian Mole (Adrian Mole #2)
3.94
liked it
None
not set
Aug 26, 2009
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