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The Narcissism Epidemic: Living in the Age of Entitlement
Terrific read, have given this book 4 stars (would like to give it 4 1/2)because of the insight (mainly statistics) about the slowly changing culture ...more
Oct 21, 2011
Oct 20, 2011
Mistress of Rome (The Empress of Rome, #1)
Wow, this is a really good read if you like historical roman fiction. The characters are both interesting and believable, the plot has many twists and ...more
Jun 08, 2011
May 07, 2010
Vampire Academy (Vampire Academy, #1)
Wow, this book is brilliant from start to good as the eclipse series.

'Lissa Dragomir is a mortal vampire. She must be protected at all tim
Aug 25, 2010
May 03, 2010
Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
**spoiler alert** An excellent non-fiction book which explains in detail (and with humor) what happens to your body after death. I loved how the autho ...more
Jul 28, 2010
May 06, 2010
Little Bee

I really enjoyed this book, it has everything in it. It begins with four girls in a detention camp in the UK, Little Bee is from Nairobi and tells her
May 11, 2010
Apr 21, 2010
Step on a Crack

This one doesn't disappoint from the very beginning at page 1. An intriguing and interesting plot beginning with the planned murder of the presidents
Apr 29, 2010
Apr 23, 2010
Biowar (Deep Black, #2)
This one was a lot harder to follow....enjoyable at times but wouldn't rate 5 star as the storyline skipped around a little too much for me.
Feb 14, 2014
Jan 22, 2014
Committed A Sceptic Makes Peace With Marriage

I found this book quite slow going actually....especially the historical content. Although it is a memoir I suppose about Elizabeth's personal journey
Apr 20, 2010
Apr 20, 2010
Recipe for Life

This is the book version of a chick-flick.
A beautiful light read about female friendships, food, and the ups and downs of life focussing on two main
Apr 26, 2010
Apr 23, 2010
Iron Eagle : The Turbulent Life of General Curtis LeMay
Don't be put off because it's a military book. I know NOTHING about the military or air force and found this an enjoyable read. Have rated it 4 stars ...more
Jun 05, 2011
May 24, 2011
Captive of My Desires (Malory-Anderson Family, #8)

"I found this book a page-turner. It has really nice twists in the storyline throughout and not the usual love-struck writing you can get bored reall
Apr 25, 2010
Apr 21, 2010
A Reliable Wife
Wow...this is now one of my favourite books. An emotionally charged story set in the early 1900's around three main characters, Ralph Truitt, Tony Mor ...more
Jun 09, 2010
Apr 21, 2010
The Transit of Venus
If I wasn't in a bookclub I wouldn't have bothered finishing this book. The writing style is what put me off the most, almost poetic and very deep, yo ...more
Feb 14, 2011
Dec 05, 2010
Lean Mean Thirteen (Stephanie Plum #13)
This was OK, perhaps I just don't have the same sense of humor as the author. I couldn't go past two stars....will try another one of Janet's books in ...more
Oct 23, 2011
Aug 25, 2011
The Elegance of the Hedgehog
This took a little bit getting into, a lot of mundane everyday ramblings however it did pick up three quarters of the way through the book with some s ...more
May 25, 2011
May 22, 2011
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close
A real struggle to get through this book. Storyline and dialogue all over the place...totally unengaging. I'm amazed it made it on the New York Times ...more
Aug 14, 2010
Jun 15, 2010
Firefly Lane

This book really is 'AMAZING'...couldn't put it down. I was able to relate to the storyline in so many ways and shed many tears at the end. One of my
Jun 23, 2010
May 06, 2010
The Forgotten Garden
This is a book filled with mystery and includes plenty of twists and turns throughout. The more you read, the more you want to keep reading to find ou ...more
Jul 25, 2010
May 06, 2010
Five stars for a surprisingly well written autobiography. This is NOT a boring read and I don't think you necessarily need to love tennis to begin to ...more
Jan 22, 2014
Oct 09, 2012
I found this book a bit disappointing...3 stars because it didn't grip me from the beginning and it ambled along until the climax at the end.
Jun 07, 2010
Apr 21, 2010
The Bean Trees (Greer Family, #1)
A story about real-life issues and the people who come and go in our lives...funny and sad at the same time...four stars because I really liked it.
Jun 18, 2010
May 06, 2010
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (Millenium, #3)
Excellent from start to finish.... a definite 5 stars and a great ending with plenty of twists and turns throughout.
May 08, 2010
Apr 29, 2010
Where the River Ends
Beautifully written, a real chick lit book if there ever was one. Very sad and very real at the same time.
Nov 02, 2011
Sep 01, 2011
61 Hours (Jack Reacher, #14)
Definitely worth 5 stars.....thank you New York Times 'Bestsellers List' for the recommendation.
Jun 17, 2010
Apr 21, 2010
The Sugar Queen
I really struggled to finish this book...however, it has a nice twist at the end.
Sep 07, 2010
Jun 08, 2010
Queen Bees & Wannabes: Helping Your Daughter Survive Cliques, Gossip, Boyfriends, and Other Realities of Adolescence
An excellent reference book for mothers of teenage daughters.
Jul 05, 2010
Jun 30, 2010
The Watchman
This is a really good read, especially loved the finish.
May 22, 2011
Apr 10, 2011
Eclipse (Twilight, #3)
So far, I think this is the better of the 3.
Jul 13, 2010
May 03, 2010
The White Mouse
Highly recommended, hard to put down.
Feb 2012
Jan 30, 2012
Black Beauty
A childhood favourite.
not set
Jun 13, 2010
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