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Jude the Obscure
3.77
I've been sitting here trying to figure out why, despite the fact that I normally dislike dark and depressing books, Thomas Hardy is one of my favori...more
Sep 29, 2012
Mar 08, 2011
 
The Light of Day
3.34
The story follows the thoughts of an ex-policeman for one day, as he remembers events from his life, particularly one that occurred two years earlier....more
Oct 12, 2011
Oct 03, 2011
 
The Catcher in the Rye
3.77
Great book.
Apr 13, 2010
Apr 11, 2010
 
Infinite Jest
4.35
I am so not smart enough to properly review this book, so I will borrow this comment from a professional critic:

"Wallace can do sad, funny, silly, hea...more
Oct 15, 2011
Mar 21, 2011
 
Freedom
3.67
I usually don't enjoy books if the characters are not very "likable", but this one is an exception. It is intelligently written and entertaining, but...more
Feb 25, 2012
Jan 14, 2011
 
Captain Corelli's Mandolin
3.89
I rarely give a book 5 stars, but this one had intelligent, beautiful writing, wonderful characters, and was all-around satisfying. I love it when I f...more
Mar 10, 2012
Apr 30, 2011
 
Persuasion
4.12
Not my favorite by Jane Austen, but I still gave it 4 stars because I love her writing.
Oct 10, 2011
Aug 31, 2011
 
Rebecca
4.17
Unquestionably some skillful writing, but I didn't appreciate the "hit you over the head" style of foreshadowing.
Feb 21, 2014
Mar 06, 2011
 
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich
3.92
Very well-written classic about a day in the life of a Siberian camp prisoner.
Apr 19, 2012
Aug 29, 2011
 
Brave New World
3.92
None
Oct 15, 2006
Sep 09, 2011
 
Life of Pi
3.86
None
Feb 2005
Apr 13, 2010
 
One Hundred Years of Solitude
3.98
None
Jul 03, 2013
Apr 22, 2010
 
The Poisonwood Bible (Oprah's Book Club)
3.97
None
Jul 05, 2014
Apr 22, 2010
 
In Cold Blood
4.01
None
May 31, 2013
Apr 22, 2010
 
The Handmaid's Tale
3.98
None
Feb 27, 2013
Apr 22, 2010
 
The Bell Jar
3.94
None
May 12, 2013
Apr 22, 2010
 
Doctor Zhivago
4.02
None
Jun 12, 2010
May 17, 2010
 
A Visit from the Goon Squad
3.62
None
Aug 09, 2010
Aug 03, 2010
 
War and Peace
4.08
None
Dec 13, 2010
Aug 08, 2010
 
To the Lighthouse
3.74
None
Aug 23, 2010
Aug 15, 2010
 
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
3.82
None
Oct 23, 2011
Oct 19, 2010
 
The Human Stain
3.79
None
Dec 10, 2010
Nov 03, 2010
 
Heart of Darkness and The Secret Sharer
3.47
None
Dec 30, 2010
Jan 02, 2011
 
Journey to the Center of the Earth (Extraordinary Voyages, #3)
3.79
None
Dec 31, 2010
Jan 02, 2011
 
Things Fall Apart (The African Trilogy, #1)
3.55
None
Jan 2009
Apr 13, 2010
 
A Prayer for Owen Meany
4.21
None
Jul 17, 2012
Feb 03, 2011
 
Kafka on the Shore
4.11
None
Feb 26, 2011
Feb 09, 2011
 
Slaughterhouse-Five
4.01
None
Nov 13, 2013
Feb 17, 2011
 
Atonement
3.83
None
Aug 2009
Apr 13, 2010
 
Pride and Prejudice
4.24
None
Apr 1988
Apr 12, 2010
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