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Lost Voices (Lost Voices, #1)
3.59
it was ok
Lost Voices is a book about a 14 year old girl named Luce who's living with her uncle after the death of her father. However, her uncle is a terrible ...more
Jan 06, 2012
Jan 06, 2012
 
Mindsight: The New Science of Personal Transformation
4.11
it was ok
The first half of this book is largely theory, which was a little dry but interesting. The back half is then basically case studies used as examples t ...more
Dec 31, 2016
Nov 12, 2015
 
The Da Vinci Code (Robert Langdon, #2)
3.78
it was ok
I don't get what all the hype is about he's really not that great of an author. He builds suspense by literally describing a scenario and then just no ...more
Jul 13, 2014
Jul 12, 2014
 
The Princess Bride
4.25
liked it
Loved the actual story, but I feel like I didn't really get all the side story stuff? Some of it was funny but most of it didn't really feel like it h ...more
Mar 08, 2017
Jul 29, 2015
 
The Big Life: Embrace the Mess, Work Your Side Hustle, Find a Monumental Relationship, and Become the BADASS BABE You Were Meant to Be
3.83
it was amazing
Very inspiring. This was the perfect book for me to read at this point in my life. This book made me realize that I have been selling myself short and ...more
Apr 27, 2017
Apr 28, 2017
 
Inferno (Robert Langdon, #4)
3.80
liked it
Directly after reading this (if i had remembered to put this on GoodReads...) I probably would have given this three stars, but despite what I expecte ...more
May 10, 2014
Jul 09, 2014
 
John Adams
4.05
really liked it
This was a very engaging and interesting biography. It's the first biography I've read so I have little to compare it too but overall very good. Not 5 ...more
Aug 11, 2013
Aug 03, 2013
 
Virtuosity
3.77
it was amazing
Carmen Bianchi's life is violin, and the Guarneri international violin competition is her goal. Winning will change her life, but so will losing. But ...more
Jan 20, 2012
Jan 03, 2012
 
The Windup Girl
3.74
really liked it
If you ever want to read intelligent sci-fi that won't coddle you, this is a great choice.
Feb 28, 2017
Feb 06, 2017
 
If the U Fits: Expert Advice on Finding the Right College and Getting Accepted
4.00
it was amazing
This book is so helpful. It's not just another book that tells you to "take the hardest classes you can" and "do community service." This book helps y ...more
Jul 14, 2014
Jul 14, 2014
 
Nevermore (Maximum Ride, #8)
3.88
did not like it
Seriously? I've officially lost all respect for James Patterson.
Aug 12, 2012
Dec 10, 2011
 
Angelfall (Penryn & the End of Days, #1)
4.19
really liked it
ahhh give me the next book!! That was great! nearly read it in 24 hours. penrynn was an awesome strong character and the romance wasn't instant love o ...more
Oct 31, 2012
Feb 02, 2012
 
Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3)
4.03
really liked it
First off, first review of a book actually printed/typed :D back on topic...

The ending of this book was......unsatisfying. It was like the author got
...more
Jan 2011
Sep 06, 2010
 
Divergent (Divergent, #1)
4.24
liked it
Original Review (Rating was 5 stars):
A M A Z I N G !
New Review:
This book is very readable which is probably why I gave it five stars without hesitati
...more
May 07, 2011
Apr 18, 2011
 
Awakening (Chasing Yesterday, #1)
3.95
did not like it
Eh...
Trying to start writing real reviews so....
Awakening is a book about a young girl who has no idea who she is. I read the first few chapters and t
...more
Dec 31, 2011
Jan 03, 2012
 
Thirteen Reasons Why
4.04
it was amazing
This is the first book I have ever actually stayed up all night reading. It probably took me about 4 hours to read and its 6:00 am right now. Normally ...more
Jul 02, 2011
Jan 15, 2011
 
Flipped
3.93
it was amazing
This was just the cutest book. It was exactly what I needed after the last book I read. *Glares at Bloodrose
I loved everything about it. The story, t
...more
May 27, 2012
Feb 02, 2012
 
Bloodrose (Nightshade #3; Nightshade World #6)
4.06
it was ok
Spoilers are marked by parenthesis and the word "spoiler".

God. I officially hate love triangles. Next time I see a book with a description that sound
...more
May 25, 2012
Jun 30, 2011
 
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter, #1)
4.44
it was amazing
I think we all know what Harry Potter is about but I'll put a summary here anyways.
Harry Potter and The Sorcerer's Stone (or the Philosopher's Stone d
...more
Jan 28, 2012
Oct 08, 2009
 
Twilight (Twilight, #1)
3.57
really liked it
*EDIT Ok my original "review" was dumb. I probably wrote that about two years ago and it's not even a review. After reading more and having a wider va ...more
Jan 2008
Oct 08, 2009
 
Incarceron (Incarceron, #1)
3.64
liked it
This book took me a long time to read. I actually started this before the last two books I reviewed, so I've been reading this since Christmas. But I ...more
Jan 19, 2012
Sep 06, 2010
 
Shatter Me (Shatter Me, #1)
4.01
really liked it
So I'm going to borrow the format of a few different people with blogs that review books to try and find a format I like. So for this review I'm going ...more
Jan 04, 2012
Nov 06, 2011
 
Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail
3.96
it was amazing
I saw the movie recently and I have to say the book was so much better. The movie honestly didn't do much for me, it was objectively very good and wel ...more
May 31, 2015
May 31, 2015
 
The Paris Architect
3.98
liked it
Actual Rating 3.5
I enjoyed this book. The main characters reluctant heroism was refreshing, not many heroes fit that description. The ending felt conc
...more
Mar 23, 2015
Mar 09, 2015
 
A Dance with Dragons (A Song of Ice and Fire, #5)
4.30
really liked it
No spoilers don't worry.
Talk about that ending man, WOW. So it's taken me a long time, but i've officially read all the asoiaf series (that's out anyw
...more
Jul 09, 2014
Jun 02, 2014
 
Speaker for the Dead (Ender's Saga, #2)
4.04
it was amazing
I loved this book. It's very different from Ender's game, but I like it even more than Ender's Game. This novel realistically deals with how humans wo ...more
Nov 10, 2014
Nov 08, 2014
 
Tales of a Female Nomad: Living at Large in the World
3.84
liked it
It was very interesting for me personally and I enjoyed it a lot but I would have loved more information on what the cultures she visited were really ...more
Apr 25, 2013
Apr 25, 2013
 
The Pale Blue Eye
3.71
did not like it
It just didn't grab me. In fact it actively pushed me away. The past tense third person just grated on me and I thought Poe was....not Edgar Allen Poe ...more
not set
Oct 24, 2013
 
So Much to Tell You
3.82
it was amazing
Really moving and realistic. I was moved to tears when (view spoiler) ...more
Jan 31, 2013
Jan 31, 2013
 
Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (Freakonomics, #1)
3.93
really liked it
This was very informative and full of fun facts. The authors warn in the intro that there is no core theme to this book, and they're right. That's the ...more
Oct 26, 2013
Oct 21, 2013
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