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My Sister's Keeper
it would be impossible for me to overstate how much i hated this book. I hated, hated, hated this book. I guessed the end 5 pages into it, but read it...more
Jan 2007
Sep 17, 2007
The Water-Method Man
this book is so unique in that it's absolutely not what you would expect from john irving. It's only his second or third book, and you can see the beg...more
Jan 2004
Sep 10, 2007
The Virgin Blue
I loveddddd this book. I found the affair part a little contrived, and I thought the ending was really weird (in a bad, they-never-would-have-done-tha...more
Jun 2007
Sep 12, 2007
The Children Of Men
I didn't really expect this book to be good - I only read it because I had seen and loved the movie(with Clive Owen. I was so surprised to find that i...more
Jan 2007
Sep 10, 2007
The Lovely Bones
3.72 was one of those books. Do you remember that show Dream On? One of the characters, an editor, once said "Let me tell you the difference betw...more
May 2007
Sep 17, 2007
Everything Is Illuminated
It took me a while to get into it, I had a hard time following it at first. Seeing the movie cleared it up somewhat but I still thought it was confusi...more
Aug 2007
Sep 06, 2007
More-With-Less Cookbook
Is it weird to love a cookbook? I love this one. Technically it's a Mennonite book, but it really resonates with me as a Quaker and someone who wants...more
Sep 2006
Sep 12, 2007
The Last Seven Months of Anne Frank
Being the one person on the planet who actually wants to go to Amsterdam just to see the Anne Frank House, I loved this book. It's full of little know...more
Jul 2007
Sep 10, 2007
Falling Angels
3.51 was ok. It was interesting if you like cemetaries and suffragettes and victoriana. Which is funny b/c I like all those things and yet it stil...more
May 2007
Sep 12, 2007
Diary of a Provincial Lady (Prion Humour Classics)
I've read all of E.M. Delafield's diaries, except for ...Russia, and they're all wonderful, and hilarious. Quietly hilarious, in a 1930's British sort...more
Jan 2005
Sep 11, 2007
The Alchemist
i have no words. Please read this. I remember reading the last few chapters breathlessly, in a daze, with the book in my lap while I was supposed to b...more
Jul 2007
Sep 10, 2007
The Camino: A Journey of the Spirit
I think this was an amazing book until the whole Lemuria business caused it to unravel completely. Still, it totally fueled my desire to see Spain and...more
Jun 2007
Sep 10, 2007
Growing Up Empty: The Hunger Epidemic in America
the statistics on hunger in this book are mindblowing...something everyone should read, and after you read it, go out and do something about it.
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Sep 12, 2007