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Dawn of the Arcana, Vol. 07 (Dawn of the Arcana, #7)
4.30
liked it
None
Dec 15, 2012
Dec 17, 2012
 
Mattimeo (Redwall, #3)
4.02
really liked it
None
not set
Oct 20, 2008
 
Forgotten Country
3.47
liked it
Beautiful writing, but so, so sad and upsetting.
Dec 29, 2016
Feb 21, 2015
 
Romeo and Juliet
3.83
really liked it
I reviewed this on No Flying No Tights.
Jul 15, 2014
Jul 15, 2014
 
Escape to Gold Mountain: A Graphic History of the Chinese in North America
3.51
liked it
Read an ARC of this for NFNT. My review is up here.
Apr 11, 2014
Apr 11, 2014
 
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter, #7)
4.61
it was amazing
Very good wrap-up to the series. I cried over Lupin and Tonks, and Fred, and Dobby, but I appreciated that she established a definite, together-foreve ...more
Jul 2007
Sep 21, 2007
 
Vermonia #7: Battle for the Turtle Realm (Vermonia, #7)
4.53
really liked it
I actually did sniffle. "Cry" may be slightly strong, but I teared up, and I'm counting it.

You can read my full review at No Flying No Tights.
Apr 08, 2015
Apr 08, 2015
 
The Story of Diva and Flea
4.18
really liked it
Happy tears. The book made me cry happy tears.
Dec 05, 2015
Dec 08, 2015
 
America
3.85
it was ok
One of the most upsetting books I've ever read. I wept. My scarf got soaked.
Feb 23, 2010
Feb 23, 2010
 
The Crossover
4.21
really liked it
Great poetry, great characters. Might be a 3.5 for me personally, enjoyment-wise, what with the sad and all, but I'm giving it 4 stars because it's so ...more
Oct 15, 2015
Oct 15, 2015
 
Major Pettigrew's Last Stand
3.87
it was amazing
Quaint, but emotional. Deep, but funny. And sometimes swooningly romantic. I loved this, and would recommend it broadly.
Jun 06, 2016
Jun 06, 2016
 
The Beggar King and the Secret of Happiness
4.12
liked it
Maybe a 3.5. A friend recommended it, and in some ways I found it very cool - I like the little story at the beginning of each chapter. Not entirely m ...more
Jun 12, 2013
Jun 18, 2013
 
Broken Jewel
3.92
really liked it
Fantastic writing and great characters, plus an epic plot taken from the pages of a little lesser-known WWII history. I especially liked the annotatio ...more
Dec 21, 2009
Dec 21, 2009
 
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
4.11
really liked it
Don't get me wrong - this book was good. It really was. But I didn't actually like it. I cried, which I don't like to do, and do far too easily, espec ...more
Jan 13, 2010
Jan 13, 2010
 
This World We Live In (Last Survivors, #3)
3.81
liked it
**spoiler alert** I almost feel I should create a new tag, like, "REALLY sucks to be everyone in this book."

I had to give it three stars because it wa
...more
Dec 12, 2012
Dec 12, 2012
 
The Secret Horses of Briar Hill
4.06
really liked it
I'm grudgingly giving this four stars because of the nice writing and the sometimes-magical yet unflinching depiction of a hospital for children with ...more
Nov 22, 2016
Nov 26, 2016
 
Hero: A Novel
3.88
really liked it
**spoiler alert** SPOILERS: I would give this book an enthusiastic five stars - FOR THE AWESOME - if not for the fact that it does that thing where th ...more
May 21, 2012
May 21, 2012
 
The Dead and the Gone (Last Survivors, #2)
3.84
liked it
**spoiler alert** A companion novel to Life as We Knew It, this one I found to be sadder. It's a wildly different perspective, so let's have some comp ...more
Oct 07, 2012
Oct 07, 2012
 
The Outsiders
4.06
really liked it
I liked this quite a bit. I'm impressed at how universal and relatable it felt. I'd been a little afraid it would seem dated, the way The Catcher in t ...more
May 11, 2014
May 10, 2014
 
Team Human
3.57
liked it
**spoiler alert** Hmm.

Well, I like the premise. From reading the jacket copy, I decided it was going to be a sort of paranormal romantic comedy in whi
...more
Jun 19, 2013
Jun 19, 2013
 
Allegiant (Divergent, #3)
3.64
liked it
**spoiler alert** Well, I'm not sure this book made me cry exactly, but definitely sniffle.

I see why everyone was so upset when this came out. I was l
...more
May 03, 2014
May 03, 2014
 
The Truth About Forever
4.13
liked it
I intend to review this properly later, but for now, I'll just say:

1. I love Dessen's writing

2. But I wish her protagonists weren't always so massivel
...more
Sep 15, 2011
Sep 15, 2011
 
We Were Liars
3.85
liked it
**spoiler alert** I just cried SO HARD through the last sixth of this audiobook. More than during The Fault in Our Stars. The excellent reader just ma ...more
Jul 06, 2014
Jul 06, 2014
 
Haunted (The Arnaud Legacy, #1)
3.60
liked it
Eh, 2.5 stars, really. For the wackily purple prose and the plot points that sometimes appear out of nowhere. (Eglantine, anyone?)

This is one of those
...more
Jun 13, 2015
Jun 13, 2015
 
The Goblin Emperor
4.05
it was amazing
Five stars for this book. Ten stars for this book. ALL THE STARS.

I loved this book so much that to be honest, it freaked me out a little. Am I the onl
...more
Aug 09, 2016
Jul 10, 2016
 
The Underneath
3.93
really liked it
This might be more of a high 3.5 for me, but I rounded it up because the plotting is pretty brilliant and I didn't see a couple of the twists coming. ...more
Jan 14, 2014
Jan 14, 2014
 
The Unlikely Hero of Room 13B
3.90
really liked it
A 3.5 rounded up. This isn't really my kind of book - it's contemporary realistic fiction that's neither hilarious nor focused on a romance - but I pi ...more
Jun 29, 2015
Jun 29, 2015
 
The Fault in Our Stars
4.27
really liked it
MY TEARDUCTS OH GODS WHY?

This is the first book I've read on my fifteen-book reading challenge for 2014, Books I'm Ashamed I Haven't Read Already. One
...more
Jan 15, 2014
Jan 15, 2014
 
Robin: Son of Batman, Volume 1: Year of Blood
3.62
liked it
Hi, my name is Nic, and I'm such an emotional marshmallow that actually cried reading Robin: Son of Batman.

My full review is posted on No Flying No Ti
...more
Mar 24, 2016
Mar 24, 2016
 
The First Part Last (Heaven, #2)
3.96
liked it
An unusual book in that it not only deals with teen pregnancy from the boy's point of view, but in its tone. I appreciated that it wasn't gritty, grit ...more
Feb 20, 2010
Feb 21, 2010
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