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The Historian
3.74
None
Sep 2005
Feb 01, 2008
 
Walk Two Moons
3.93
None
Oct 2004
Oct 30, 2007
 
Miss Garnet's Angel
3.70
None
May 2007
Jan 30, 2008
 
Saving the World
3.32
None
Aug 2006
Jan 31, 2008
 
The Arrival
4.32
Do yourself a favor and take a look at this one. It's a quick 'read' but one I'll go back to. It's wordless but the story is perfectly told through pi ...more
Dec 2007
Dec 27, 2007
 
The Golden Dream of Carlo Chuchio
3.59
Classic Lloyd Alexander, with a foolish young adventurer, treasure to be found, a useless camel-puller, a wise man or two, the girl who falls for him ...more
Jan 2008
Nov 03, 2007
 
Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia
3.45
I enjoyed reading it, but I was never wowed by it. The Italy section was delightful (and mouth-watering, especially when she paid homage to Bologna's ...more
Aug 2007
Aug 11, 2007
 
13 Little Blue Envelopes (Little Blue Envelope, #1)
3.66
A quick, fun read that nicely balanced the fluffy and more serious elements. Warning: may make you start looking for deals on flights to Europe.
Dec 06, 2011
Dec 05, 2011
 
State of Wonder
3.83
I just finished this and can't recommend it highly enough to readers who enjoy setting and character-driven stories. The plot description can sound ta ...more
Jun 14, 2011
Jan 14, 2011
 
The Sparrow (The Sparrow, #1)
4.17
Wow. If the premise of this book sounds at all interesting to you, and if you have some time to devote to being completely addicted to a book, don't p ...more
Mar 31, 2008
Mar 26, 2008
 
Journey to the River Sea
4.12
Without neglecting that classic Ibbotson feel, this one is a pleasant departure from Europe and boarding schools. But don't worry - there are still or ...more
Mar 30, 2009
Nov 08, 2008
 
North of Beautiful
3.92
I'm almost tempted to make this a 5 star book because it seems like such a perfect example of what a YA novel should be. It's thoughtful, but never sl ...more
Jun 16, 2009
Jun 14, 2009
 
Crossing to Paradise
3.77
It's been a while since I finished this one, so I'm trying to pull up the impressions that stuck with me. The sense of place and culture was strong wi ...more
May 20, 2009
May 17, 2009
 
Ysabel
3.60
I’m all over kids fantasy, but I usually don’t touch adult fantasy (see, it just sounds wrong) with a ten-foot pole. However, I’d read glowing reviews ...more
May 26, 2008
May 26, 2008
 
Dreamers of the Day
3.56
How can I not love a Mary Doria Russell book? So far it's impossible. However, this is probably my least favorite - it pales in comparison to The Spar ...more
Jun 22, 2008
May 09, 2008
 
The Last Little Blue Envelope (Little Blue Envelope, #2)
3.88
13 Little Blue Envelopes already made me want to book a flight to Europe...the sequel made it worse - they go to IRELAND.* If you haven't read the fir ...more
Feb 02, 2012
Dec 20, 2011
 
The Voyage of the Narwhal
3.90
After this and The Air We Breathe A Novel, I'm officially an Andrea Barrett fan. The world of the story is fascinating - polar explorers in the 1850s ...more
Jun 10, 2009
Jun 11, 2009
 
Red Glass
4.06
I expected this to be one of those books that's trying too hard to be 'multicultural,' where the experience of Mexican culture opens a character's eye ...more
Jan 2008
Dec 22, 2007
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