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Winter Birds
3.77
Imagine gettng an assignment: You must write a novel and include a quote from Shakespeare and an allusion to birdwatching in each and every chapter. C...more
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Sep 04, 2007
 
The Essential Writings
4.07
I had heard of the writings of the ancient historian Josephus but it always seemed daunting to take on reading the words of somone who lived so long a...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
House [With DVD]
3.61
plot summary: what happens, when & where, central characters, major conflicts[return]"jack and his wife stephanie are on their way to a counseling...more
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Sep 04, 2007
 
Dark Star: Confessions of a Rock Idol (Rock Star Chronicles, #1)
4.33
plot summary: what happens, when & where, central characters, major conflicts[return]everett lester is on trial for his life, he stands accused of...more
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Sep 04, 2007
 
The Twilight of Courage: A Novel
4.17
This long detailed tome is set against the backdrop of world war II. Several stories are told which at times intertwine with each other. My favorite w...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Nobody
3.65
Reporter Hudson Ambrose is the first on the scene of a murder--of a man who looks to be homeless. But Hudson discovers a bankbook and key that indicat...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Three Men in a Boat
3.93
Classic book narrated by a gentleman who describes--in great detail--his observations upon the boating trip he and two chums went on. Nothing much rea...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
The Potluck Club (The Potluck Club #1)
3.59
plot summary: what happens, when & where, central characters, major conflicts[return]meet the six women of the mt. summit, colorado potluck club....more
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Sep 04, 2007
 
The Preacher's Daughter (Annie's People, #1)
4.13
annie zook has quite a dilemma. as the daughter of an old order amish preacher, she is forbidden to pursue her talent in art. but she is driven to con...more
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Sep 04, 2007
 
Distant Echoes (The Aloha Reef Series #1)
3.96
Plot Summary: What happens, When & Where, Central Characters, Major Conflicts[return]Kaia loves her life in Hawaii and her work with dolphins--esp...more
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Sep 04, 2007
 
Seventh Son (Tales of Alvin Maker, #1)
3.86
in an alternate version of the united states just after the revolution, a family moving west faces tragedy when the mother goes into labor as they are...more
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Sep 04, 2007
 
Remember to Forget (Clayburn,#1)
3.82
maggie is out on an errand for her abusive boyfriend when she is carjacked. she is startled to realize that she is more scared of how her boyfriend is...more
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Sep 04, 2007
 
Secrets (The Michelli Family Series #1)
4.02
lance michelli leaves his grandmother's sickbed on a quest to discove what is it she so desperately needs him to find. this leads him to an old villa...more
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Sep 04, 2007
 
Case For Faith
4.13
as in his other books, strobel tackles some of the tough objections to the christian religion--this time objections that would lead to a lack of faith...more
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Sep 04, 2007
 
Nobody's Baby But Mine (Chicago Stars, #3)
4.06
The basic premise is that this brianiac chick with limited social skills is so desperate to havea baby that she agrees to be a "birthday present" for...more
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Sep 04, 2007
 
Left Neglected
3.91
What is really important in life? This story examines that question through the eyes of a career driven woman suddenly laid low by a car accident. Sar...more
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May 03, 2014
 
Between Sundays
4.28
Kingsbury offers another tale that tugs at readers heartstrings--but there is a happy ending of course. It is set against the backdrop of professonal...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Uncharted
3.56
Plot Summary: What happens, When & Where, Central Characters, Major Conflicts[return]A group of friends that used to be extremely close in college...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
The Book Thief
4.36
Listening to this book was a truly moving experience--I had tears streaming down my face as I was driving down the road listening to the last CD. Our...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Defending Jacob
3.95
A parent's worse nightmare comes true in this tale about a child accused of murder and the father who will go to great lengths to prove his innocence....more
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May 03, 2014
 
Bleeding Kansas
3.24
Kansas was once the first battleground in the nation's conflict over Slavery. Paretsky makes it a battleground of modern issues--as neighbors square o...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Thr3e
4.07
Plot Summary: What happens, When & Where, Central Characters, Major Conflicts[return]Kevin Parson receives a threatening call on his cell phone--t...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Bangkok 8 (Sonchai Jitpleecheep #1)
3.76
Police detective Sonchai and his partner Pichai are following a black American ex-marine. They catch up to him just after he has been killed by an ass...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Cover Her Face (Adam Dalgliesh, #1)
3.94
This is a classic English mystery along the lines of an Agatha Christie story. There is the upper class family who lives in their family manor and is...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
The Witness (Shield of Honor, #1)
4.07
Plot Summary: What happens, When & Where, Central Characters, Major Conflicts[return]Policeman Luke Granger first meets "Kelly" at the scene of a...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Scavenger (Frank Balenger, #2)
3.57
Frank and Amanda, from Morrell's earlier book Creepers, are again targeted by a psychopathic killer. This time they are tricked by a bogus invitation...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
The Oxford Murders
3.21
On a summer's day in Oxford, a young Argentine mathematics student finds his landlady - an elderly woman who helped decipher the Enigma Code during Wo...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
The Flame and the Flower
4.12
A young lady who has been raised by an abusive stepmother since the death of her parents is overjoyed when she gets a chance to leave her home and tra...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Child 44 (Leo Demidov, #1)
4.04
Murder investigations can be hard enough, but imagine trying to investigate a murder in a society where that very action could put you in danger of yo...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
A Long Way Gone
4.13
I listened to this account of Ishmael's experiences growing up in Sierra Leone and becoming entangled in the fierce civil war that tore up his country...more
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Mar 04, 2011
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