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You Wouldn't Want to Be a World War II Pilot!: Air Battles You Might Not Survive
3.94
it was amazing
Just like all the books in this series, this book is full of information and the illustrations are pretty fantastic. I didn't think I would like the s ...more
Sep 08, 2015
Sep 08, 2015
 
Dear Me: A Letter to My Sixteen-Year-Old Self
3.49
it was amazing
I thought this was a really good book. I was very interested in hearing what some of these people had to say. Some of the letters I couldn't read beca ...more
Jul 07, 2012
Jul 07, 2012
 
Dog vs. Cat
3.91
it was amazing
So many good things to say about this book. The illustrations are great and the story seems like it hits the nail on the head. First, yay to Mr. Butto ...more
Nov 21, 2015
Nov 21, 2015
 
You Wouldn't Want to Be Tutankhamen!: A Mummy Who Really Got Meddled With
3.96
really liked it
One thing I was hoping would be in this book was the pronunciation of Tutankhamen. I think I know how it's pronounced but not sure. I didn't know that ...more
Sep 21, 2015
Sep 21, 2015
 
You Wouldn't Want to Live Without Antibiotics!
3.67
it was amazing
This one was very interesting. Again so many facts stuffed into a small book. I am very thankful for being alive now when antibiotics are working. Not ...more
Nov 15, 2015
Nov 15, 2015
 
You Wouldn't Want to Live Without Clean Water!
3.93
it was amazing
This one is so important. My dad has always been telling us how important it is to save clean water. Now I know that fresh water is only 2% of all the ...more
Nov 16, 2015
Nov 16, 2015
 
iDrakula
2.96
really liked it
I really liked this book. As a person of a certain age, I remember my grandmother having a party line for her phone. I grew up with a phone that was c ...more
Jun 21, 2015
Jun 17, 2015
 
You Wouldn't Want to Be a Sumerian Slave!: A Life of Hard Labor You'd Rather Avoid
3.92
it was amazing
Lots of information in this book. I didn't know a lot about this subject but this book makes it easy to get this information without being too depress ...more
Sep 07, 2015
Sep 08, 2015
 
Twisted History: 32 True Stories of Torture, Traitors, Sadists, and Psychos... Plus the Most Celebrated Saints in History
3.78
really liked it
Lots of information about some of the bloodiest and gruesome deaths in history. Put into three separate categories. Treachery & Torture - Brutus, ...more
Jul 03, 2015
Jul 03, 2015
 
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda
4.26
it was amazing
Amazing. I really can't think of anything even slightly wrong with this book. It is perfect. I love Simon and he seems like a real person with real is ...more
Apr 20, 2015
Apr 16, 2015
 
To The Top Of Everest
3.60
it was amazing
I have such a thing for Mt. Everest. I say I was there in a previous life, I say that because there's no way that I would be there in this one. But th ...more
Sep 23, 2016
Sep 28, 2016
 
Battle Bunny
4.11
it was amazing
I can imagine how many kids have rewritten story books. Crossing out certain words and putting more exciting stories in their books. Originally it is ...more
Mar 02, 2017
Mar 02, 2017
 
Dave Barry Turns Fifty
3.80
really liked it
Oh, Dave Barry. So funny. I read this before but since I turned 50 I figured I needed to read it again. I'm glad I did because I was able to appreciat ...more
Mar 24, 2015
Mar 13, 2015
 
Square Cat
3.64
really liked it
I thought this book was a very cute story about Eula the square cat. Poor thing, she doesn't like being a square cat. Every time she trips she falls d ...more
Apr 06, 2016
Apr 06, 2016
 
Punk Farm
3.98
it was amazing
One of the best children's books. I love Cow, Goat, Chicken, Sheep, and Pig. The best punk band around. I think Goat is the best. He's so chill. But t ...more
Apr 30, 2017
Apr 30, 2017
 
Misery
4.10
it was amazing
This book had me on the edge of my seat. I wanted to get up and do things for Paul when he couldn't. Pretty much all the time he couldn't get up. Then ...more
not set
Aug 25, 2014
 
Everest: Mountain without Mercy (Imax)
3.97
it was amazing
One of the worst years in the mountains history happened when David Breashears went up the mountain with a crew from IMAX. This book is about that tim ...more
Sep 24, 2016
Sep 28, 2016
 
How to Be Here: A Guide to Creating a Life Worth Living
3.93
liked it
One of Rob Bell's books is just amazing, that is Love Wins. I think he was trying to get this book to be like that book. It didn't work. A lot of the ...more
Sep 2016
Jun 25, 2016
 
Who's on First?
4.26
it was amazing
I absolutely love this book. I saw the skit many years ago and often watch it and now I can see it in book form. The kids will so love this. The illus ...more
Jan 15, 2015
Jan 15, 2015
 
Explorers of the Wild
4.19
it was amazing
An adorable book. Kids would love to read this because they are naturally curious. A cute little boy loves to go exploring in the wild and who does he ...more
Jan 03, 2017
Jan 03, 2017
 
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
4.21
it was amazing
This was an intense book to read. I loved hearing Charlie's story. The author did an amazing job letting us know about this boy's life in the way he ( ...more
Apr 27, 2013
Apr 21, 2013
 
The Movie Book
3.70
liked it
I'm not sure what criteria was used to choose which movies went into this book. I didn't know most of the movies. Some sounded interesting. I liked re ...more
Apr 03, 2016
Apr 01, 2016
 
I'll Wait, Mr. Panda
3.87
really liked it
So cute. I did notice that all the animals are black and white. Mr. Panda is making something and all the animals do not want to wait except the pengu ...more
Feb 20, 2017
Feb 20, 2017
 
Adulthood Is a Myth (Sarah's Scribbles, #1)
4.13
it was amazing
A cute little book about being an introvert and awkward in social situations. A couple of these situations are me completely. My favorite is the strip ...more
Jul 11, 2016
Jul 10, 2016
 
All Through the Night (Troubleshooters, #12)
4.19
it was amazing

8/26/13
Yes, of course, I loved it...again. Such a great book. I have to say this is definitely my favorite series. This is not a "perfect" place, ever
...more
Jul 12, 2011
Jul 12, 2011
 
Miss Smith's Incredible Storybook
4.16
really liked it
SC Picture book award nominee 2006-2007. I loved this book. Miss Smith starts the new school year by reading from her storybook. The stories come aliv ...more
Apr 09, 2016
Apr 09, 2016
 
The Cowboy's Christmas Baby (Cowboys & Brides, #2)
4.07
really liked it
Finally finished. It was slow going most of the book. It had some kind of supernatural issue going on and it wasn't really addressed at the end. All t ...more
Dec 21, 2013
Nov 29, 2013
 
Gaston
4.23
really liked it
So cute. There was something about that little face of Gaston while he was sitting on the chair on the cover. I absolutely loved the ending when Gasto ...more
Apr 15, 2016
Apr 15, 2016
 
Some Kind of Normal
3.69
it was amazing
Such an amazing book. Everly is a teenager with a secret. She begins to tutor Trevor who needs help so he can pass high school. He has an issue too. W ...more
Jan 2016
Dec 28, 2015
 
Hot for Fireman (The Bachelor Firemen of San Gabriel, #2)
3.89
liked it
I really like this series but this book was not as good as the other books I have read. The author tends to be too flowery with the descriptions of th ...more
Sep 20, 2013
Mar 22, 2013
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