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The Old Man and the Sea
3.72
liked it
Hemingway was a great writer but wow he must have been some kind of tortured and delusional soul when he penned this piece. I get it, but something ab ...more
Nov 26, 2016
Nov 21, 2016
 
Letter from the Birmingham Jail
4.64
it was amazing
Powerful. Searing. Eloquent. Masterful. The moral argument of our time.
Jan 16, 2017
Feb 04, 2016
 
Flowers for Algernon
4.06
it was amazing
read this book years ago and loved it. sweet inspiring story.
not set
Dec 28, 2009
 
To Sir, With Love
4.15
really liked it
A classic! One of the few books I read after seeing the movie, because the movie was that good. (Well of course, Sidney Poitier, how can you go wrong? ...more
Jan 1972
Dec 23, 2014
 
The Onion Field
4.13
really liked it
Wambaugh is one of the original classic cop/detective mystery writers. His detail, plot, complexity, and suspense is artfully crafted. Read this many ...more
not set
Dec 28, 2009
 
A Prayer for Owen Meany
4.22
it was amazing
Awesome book, John Irving's best work (IMHO.) The compelxity and development of characters in this book is first rate.
not set
Sep 28, 2009
 
The Swiss Family Robinson
3.92
liked it
Remember reading this as a kid wondering what all the fuss was about.
not set
Mar 17, 2011
 
Murder on the Orient Express
4.15
it was amazing
Read this years ago and recall that I loved it. A classic murder mystery.
not set
Jul 21, 2010
 
Fear of Flying
3.44
really liked it
who didn't read this, it was THE book of the time! and it was great.
Jan 1976
Jan 06, 2010
 
One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest
4.18
it was amazing
The movie did this book justice, and it was a great book.
not set
Jun 30, 2010
 
Old Yeller (Old Yeller, #1)
4.06
it was amazing
First book that made me cry. Old classic favorite.
not set
Mar 06, 2010
 
Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories
4.12
it was amazing
this was my favorite Dr. Seuss as a kid.
not set
Mar 08, 2011
 
Demian: The Story of Emil Sinclair's Youth
4.10
really liked it
Haunting, vivid, and almost lyrical. Read this ages ago and loved it. I would consider reading this again...if it weren't for the ever-growing 'to rea ...more
Jan 1973
Jan 06, 2010
 
Death of a Salesman
3.48
really liked it
Excellent, but horribly depressing.
not set
Aug 01, 2010
 
Horton Hears a Who!
4.16
really liked it
None
not set
Mar 08, 2011
 
Sophie's Choice
4.18
really liked it
None
not set
Jan 12, 2010
 
The Food-Lover's Garden
4.00
it was amazing
None
Jan 1990
Jan 07, 2010
 
The Color Purple
4.16
really liked it
None
not set
Sep 28, 2009
 
The Catcher in the Rye
3.79
really liked it
None
not set
Sep 14, 2009
 
To Kill a Mockingbird
4.25
None
not set
Aug 31, 2010
 
Love Story (Love Story, #1)
3.60
really liked it
None
not set
Jan 18, 2011
 
1984
4.13
really liked it
None
not set
Sep 14, 2009
 
Catch-22
3.98
really liked it
None
not set
Jan 15, 2010
 
The Cat in the Hat
4.15
it was amazing
None
not set
Mar 08, 2011
 
Green Eggs and Ham
4.29
really liked it
None
not set
Mar 08, 2011
 
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
3.80
liked it
None
not set
Sep 14, 2009
 
Pippi Longstocking
4.11
really liked it
None
not set
Mar 17, 2011
 
Winnie-the-Pooh (Winnie-the-Pooh, #1)
4.33
it was amazing
None
not set
Mar 17, 2011
 
The Tale of Peter Rabbit
4.16
really liked it
None
not set
Mar 17, 2011
 
The House at Pooh Corner (Winnie-the-Pooh, #2)
4.35
it was amazing
None
not set
Mar 17, 2011
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