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The Call
3.65
I really wish Goodreads would let us do .5 stars. This is a 3.5 star book for me. The format is really unique, told in a journal style. A New England...more
Dec 2011
Nov 30, 2011
 
Defending Jacob
3.95
**spoiler alert** Just won this in a Goodreads giveaway, and I can't wait to receive and read it!
I find it somewhat ironic that I was reading The Tent...more
Oct 23, 2011
Oct 03, 2011
 
Last Summer
2.95
This is YA book, so not sure why I got it (other than the public library didn't have it classified as such). It wasn't bad, and for the age group - 5-...more
Aug 25, 2012
Aug 21, 2012
 
Good Harbor
3.16
3.5 stars - I enjoyed this, especially as an audio book. The narrator was lyrical and pleasant to listen to. The story tells of secrets that could des...more
Nov 10, 2011
Oct 29, 2011
 
The Arrivals
3.43
A summer story - three siblings all arrive at their parents house in June, face different life challenges - resolve them by August.
Aug 23, 2011
Aug 23, 2011
 
Loss of Innocence (Martha's Vineyard, #0.5)
3.50
This was the second RNP book I've read, the first being The Spire. I enjoyed the book, its portrayal of the 1960s and a woman who finds the courage to...more
Feb 2014
Jan 28, 2014
 
Game of Secrets: A Novel
3.11
This one is definitely a read again some time in the future. It has layers of complexity that will offer up something new the second time around.
Aug 21, 2011
Aug 18, 2011
 
Still Alice
4.26
4.5 stars - I really enjoyed the story line and the writing, but this is one book where listening to the audio version detracted from my enjoyment som...more
Oct 28, 2011
Oct 22, 2011
 
The Invention of Wings
4.23
Based on the lives of Sarah and Angelina Grimke, daughters of a southern slaveowner, this book of historical fiction tells of their early exposure to...more
Jan 21, 2014
Jan 03, 2014
 
Driftwood Summer
3.83
3 sisters and a bookstore - elements that tug at my heart.
Nov 23, 2011
Nov 22, 2011
 
True Colors
3.85
-1 star for bad reader. I've really had a run of bad audio books this year.
Jan 10, 2012
Jan 07, 2012
 
Blue Diary
3.53
One of my least favorite Alice Hoffman book.
Feb 20, 2012
Feb 10, 2012
 
A Thread of Truth (Cobbled Quilt #2)
3.96
Really a 2.5, but I'm feeling generous today.
Jul 11, 2012
Jul 01, 2012
 
The Red Garden
3.66
I'm not a fan of short stories, and this book had that flavor. Much like her previous book, The Blackbird House, an inanimate object was the main char...more
Apr 2011
Jun 21, 2011
 
Island Girls
3.56
Loss of a point for the reader's valley girl inflection. Three sisters, three mothers, various plotting and playing. OK, but not great.
Sep 19, 2013
May 11, 2013
 
Here on Earth
3.64
Unfinished business will always come back to haunt you...there isn't anything more I can say. Alice Hoffman has done it again.
Oct 25, 2011
Aug 16, 2011
 
The Weird Sisters
3.36
3 sisters brought back together by their mother's illness - need I say more?
Jun 16, 2011
Apr 01, 2011
 
Practical Magic
3.79
We watched the movie tonight, and the book was much better.
Sep 21, 2011
Aug 16, 2011
 
The Widower's Tale
3.64
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Sep 04, 2011
 
Blackbird House
3.80
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Aug 16, 2011
 
Little Men (Little Women #2)
3.79
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Aug 16, 2011
 
Midwives
3.93
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Aug 16, 2011
 
Lake News
3.80
None
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Aug 16, 2011
 
A Wind in the Door (Time, #2)
4.08
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Aug 17, 2011
 
The Probable Future
3.81
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Aug 16, 2011
 
A Midwife's Tale: The Life of Martha Ballard, Based on Her Diary, 1785-1812
3.98
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Aug 21, 2011
 
The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane
3.67
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Aug 16, 2011
 
Commencement
3.31
None
Jul 2011
Aug 24, 2011
 
Prep
3.32
None
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Aug 24, 2011
 
Maine
3.31
None
Aug 31, 2011
Aug 26, 2011
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