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The Psychology of Winning
4.17
it was amazing
I've never met Denis Waitley but I've seen him speak on many occasions. After reading "The Psychology of Winning" I can see why he has been a trainer ...more
Jan 08, 2010
Oct 07, 2009
 
The Trial
3.98
did not like it
What did I think? If this is Kafka's most famous and best book, I wonder what is considered his worst. A man is arrested and never accused but must sp ...more
not set
Jun 08, 2011
 
Triumph of the Lion
4.57
liked it
This was the last book in a 19 book series. I thought it was a very good and interesting series on Old Testament biblical history. It is a fictional s ...more
Jan 11, 2013
Nov 23, 2012
 
Vengeance of the Lion
4.25
liked it
I rated this book with 3 stars but it could be 4 stars. The books are written as a very interesting story -- the bible story as seen thru the eyes of ...more
not set
Oct 23, 2011
 
The Scarlet Letter
3.37
really liked it
I enjoyed this book very much. I especially enjoyed the language and because of that it took me a while to read it. I believe it needs to be read in a ...more
Oct 22, 2010
Oct 16, 2010
 
Final Theory
3.35
really liked it
A thriller from the very begining. This book is the type of book that keeps you up late at night. You don't want to go to bed till you know what happe ...more
not set
Jul 16, 2011
 
The Last Boy: Mickey Mantle and the End of America's Childhood
3.90
really liked it
Growing up, the Yankees were "my team" and Mickey Mantle was my idol. I'm sure I was just like any other boy growing up in the 50s - we wanted to be b ...more
not set
Apr 21, 2011
 
The Prophecy (Children of the Lion, Book 7)
4.33
really liked it
The saga of the Children of the Lion continues. Each book leaves you with anticipation for the next one. So, on to Book VIII.
not set
Feb 19, 2012
 
The Brothers Karamazov
4.30
it was ok
After a few chapters I was lost and confused so I went back and read the "Forward" and the 1st couple of chapters again. Looks like I'm back into it.
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May 31, 2011
May 18, 2011
 
The Five People You Meet in Heaven
3.90
it was ok
The "Five People People You Meeet in Heaven" was O.K. It is a good thing that it is a short book. I don't think I could have read too much more. It is ...more
Feb 08, 2010
Feb 07, 2010
 
Digital Fortress
3.60
liked it
Another good yarn by Dan Brown. Of course, I've read The DaVinci Code and Angels and Demons so when I saw this book I thought I'd give it a go. As usu ...more
Jan 07, 2010
Jan 03, 2010
 
True Compass: A Memoir
3.99
liked it
Senator Edward Kennedy has been in the political limelight for over 40 years. He has been hated and loved but never ignored. As the ninth child of twe ...more
Jan 19, 2010
Dec 20, 2009
 
My Sister's Keeper
4.06
it was amazing
I first saw the movie "My Sister's Keeper" and I must admit, it was an emotional 1 1/2 hours. Then I read the book! Man! Grown men do cry! Jodi Picoul ...more
Feb 05, 2010
Feb 01, 2010
 
The Promise of Lumby (Lumby, #4)
4.03
really liked it
This is the 4th book in the series. I am thourougly enjoying these Lumby books. I just started this one and I can't wait to finish it so I can get to ...more
May 24, 2011
May 18, 2011
 
Dear and Glorious Physician
4.27
it was amazing
This an old book but an excellent one. Taylor Caldwell did a masterful job taking historical data about the bible and Luke specificaly and told a tal ...more
not set
Nov 08, 2011
 
Lucky Man
4.06
really liked it
Having been a Michael J. Fox fan, I was sad to hear about his diagnoses when he went public. However, after reading his book, the magnitude of what he ...more
not set
Sep 12, 2012
 
To Kill a Mockingbird
4.25
really liked it
Wow! What a fantastic book. I thought this book was about a trial but it is much more. I'm halfway into it and I'm loving it. I didn't grow up in the ...more
Jan 03, 2010
Dec 23, 2009
 
Under the Dome
3.89
really liked it
Stephen King does it again. How does he come up with these stories? Imagine the city you live in becomes imprisoned under a dome. What happens when th ...more
Feb 2010
Jan 19, 2010
 
The Book Thief
4.36
it was amazing
Yes, it is WWII. And it is a reality that it did happen. “The Book Thief” takes place around the time of WWII; that is, late 1930’s and early 1940’s. ...more
Aug 27, 2014
Apr 09, 2014
 
The Golfer's Book Of Wisdom: Common Sense And Uncommon Genius From 101 Golfing Legends
3.50
really liked it
I've been playing golf for almost 40 years and I've read my share of golf books. I still haven't found the book that will give me the "secret" to brea ...more
Apr 2012
Apr 01, 2012
 
A Brief History of Time
4.12
did not like it
I have wanted to read this book for sometime and I finally got to it. Though the book is written without formulas, it still has a strong scientific co ...more
Mar 23, 2010
Mar 20, 2010
 
Probability 1: Why There Must Be Intelligent Life in the Universe
3.38
it was ok
I enjoyed this book somewhat. The first third of the book was very enteresting, dealing with mostly astronomy. The second third had more chemistry and ...more
Sep 17, 2011
Sep 18, 2011
 
A Clockwork Orange
3.98
liked it
This was a hard book to read because of the language. I had to keep referring to the Nadsat Glossary. Once I got into the language it got easier. I th ...more
Nov 08, 2010
Oct 31, 2010
 
Winter of the World (The Century Trilogy #2)
4.29
really liked it
The second installment of The Century Trilogy was just as good as the first. It picks up just as events towards WWII are escalating. I don't think Ken ...more
Sep 06, 2014
Aug 20, 2014
 
The Appeal
3.58
it was ok
I think John Grisham is banking on his well-known name to sell a book. I gave it two stars because it kept my interest but overall I would give it one ...more
not set
Sep 22, 2012
 
MLM Magic: How an Ordinary Person Can Build an Extraordinary Networking Business from Scratch
3.83
liked it
Though this book is a little bit dated, the information discussed is relevant to today's MLM invironment. I especially liked the last few chapters dis ...more
Dec 22, 2009
Dec 16, 2009
 
A Room with a View
3.91
liked it
M-m-m-m. This was an interesting book. I didn't think it was that great but I thought it was funny and it kept up my interest. All that agonizing over ...more
May 15, 2011
May 10, 2011
 
The Land of Painted Caves (Earth's Children, #6)
3.23
did not like it
Wow! What happened to Jean Auel on her last two books of the Earth Children series. Borringgg! There wasn't much to The Land of Painted Caves. Nothing ...more
not set
Apr 14, 2012
 
Resilience: The New Afterword
3.60
really liked it
A very good book about one person's response to unexpected things that happen in your life. Though she always claimed that she was not a strong person ...more
not set
Jan 11, 2013
 
The Black Echo (Harry Bosch, #1; Harry Bosch Universe, #1)
4.08
really liked it
This was a good cop story. It is not too often that I find a book that I hate to put down. Granted, this is a typical mystery cop novel (and there are ...more
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