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The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics
I don't normally like non fiction but I loved this book ! Such a inspiring story. Amazing what joe rantz overcame. Great read if you are from Seattle ...more
Jul 04, 2014
Feb 21, 2014
Bangkok 8 (Sonchai Jitpleecheep #1)
Odd. Very strange. If you are going to Thailand I recommend it for the cultural insights. But the plot was sooo slow and the ending biazzare. I guess ...more
Oct 20, 2009
Sep 24, 2009
Twilight (Twilight, #1)
Very fun read! I couldn't put it down. However, I gave it four stars instead of five because the writing is not the greatest (not that I could do bett ...more
Sep 29, 2008
Sep 01, 2008
The Shadow of the Wind (The Cemetery of Forgotten Books,  #1)
Loved this book. Could not put it down. The main character Daniel and Fermin are really likable characters that you get attached too. It is a murder m ...more
Jan 19, 2011
May 08, 2009
When A Crocodile Eats The Sun
This was a very interesting read. A tad slow at times that is why I didn't give it five stars. Very sad what that country has gone through. It makes m ...more
Oct 2007
Sep 04, 2007
Eclipse (Twilight, #3)
This book didn't get good until probably page 350. The ending was good but took forever to get into. The dialog between Bella and Edward drives me nut ...more
Dec 20, 2008
Oct 27, 2008
First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers
Good/interesting but depressing
Dec 15, 2009
Dec 06, 2009
The Other Boleyn Girl (The Tudor Court, #2)
Love historical fiction! This one was great. Lots of sex, gossip and Scandal!! Quick fun read. I couldn't put it down. I couldn't imagine living in th ...more
Sep 05, 2008
Aug 04, 2008
Kabul Beauty School: An American Woman Goes Behind the Veil
Very entertaining, easy read, good for the beach or airplane...The author is kind of a little too nuts for me but good for hear for having the guts to ...more
Mar 31, 2008
Feb 03, 2008
The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
fun, easy read. keeps you on the edge of your seat. great airplane book but very dark
Jun 13, 2011
May 03, 2011
Sad. You wanted some happiness but this book doesn't provide any. And sad he has been in love with his sister for so long. Strange book but I enjoyed ...more
Jul 05, 2011
Feb 10, 2011
The Silver Star
Loved this book. The mother is crazy but the daughters are tough and resilient. Not as good as Half broke horses or glass castle but still good.
Jul 09, 2013
Jun 05, 2013
Little Bee
SOOOO depressing ....every depressing topic you can think of is in this book. And two of the characters are awful...not a fan but I did finish it.
Jul 11, 2010
Mar 11, 2010
Peyton Place
Slow. In its time it must have been scandalous but I was pretty bored with it. I did like the ending, otherwise I would have given in 1 star
Oct 2009
Apr 13, 2009
What is the What
Powerful, haunting, sad. You get attached to the main character right off the bat. Very good...
Jan 2008
Dec 05, 2007
Half Broke Horses
Loved this book. The authors grandma is one fierce lady with a interesting life. Easy to read.
Nov 26, 2010
Mar 14, 2010
New Moon (Twilight, #2)
A little slow at times but very entertaining. And I still have a crush on Edward! OH Edward.
Oct 26, 2008
Sep 29, 2008
I Was Told There'd Be Cake
Funny. The author is truthfully honest. Shallow but good for a quick funny read
May 2008
May 19, 2008
Me Before You
Excellent easy read. Terribly sad but makes you think about the what ifs in life.
Jan 2014
Jan 20, 2014
To Kill a Mockingbird
Loved this book. Read it in just a couple days. A feel good story of not to judge.
Dec 2009
Sep 09, 2008
Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
Good but not as good as the first. It was a little slow until half way through.
Aug 25, 2011
Jul 05, 2011
Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal?
Loved this book. I loved her openess on honesty of her difficult life.
Jul 08, 2013
Jan 31, 2013
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
Easy fun read. Slow at times but overall very good and cute. Nuff said
Dec 2007
Oct 27, 2007
Garden Spells (Waverley Family, #1)
Not a fan. No plot...too predictable...characters were kind of cute.
May 02, 2010
Mar 08, 2010
The Help
Loved this book. Touching story that makes you both laugh and cry.
Jan 25, 2010
Oct 14, 2009
Think I might have liked it better than running with Scissors?!
Jan 2006
Sep 07, 2007
Angela's Ashes (Frank McCourt, #1)
Over rated. Depressing from Start to finish. Don't waste your time.
Nov 23, 2009
Dec 06, 2009
The True Story of Hansel and Gretel
Great tale but not my fav in this time period world war two
Feb 20, 2011
Dec 26, 2010
The Lovely Bones
Not really a fan. Don't understand the hype on this one.
not set
Sep 13, 2007
Breakfast of Champions
Crazy, funny, dark......Love the KV!
Oct 2007
Sep 17, 2007