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Captive Prince (Captive Prince, #1)
3.99
it was amazing
My gosh... this book was just... wow. It's not even done yet (free online fiction) and I have no idea how much more there will be. But as of right now ...more
Sep 17, 2011
Sep 14, 2011
 
Across the Nightingale Floor (Tales of the Otori, #1)
4.05
it was amazing
It took me only about four hours to finish this book. I zoomed through it due to the gripping storyline and the vivid scenery and characters.

In a land
...more
Apr 03, 2011
Mar 26, 2011
 
Story of O (Story of O #1)
3.34
it was amazing
Thank you to my friend to recommend this to me. I can't believe that I hadn't found this book before! I must have stumbled across it somewhere... prob ...more
May 07, 2012
May 06, 2012
 
The Night Circus
4.03
it was amazing
Review from read in October 2011

There is something about a circus that makes people want to go visit it. Something draws us in... the promise of spect
...more
Oct 03, 2011
Sep 12, 2011
 
The Bell Jar
3.98
it was amazing
I have a decades long history with this novel, mostly revolving around the idea that I was adamant not to read it. I'm glad I finally did.

My older si
...more
Apr 03, 2016
Jun 14, 2010
 
Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency (Dirk Gently #1)
3.97
it was amazing
What did I think? Hmm... I thought that this book was amazing. Mainly because I totally sync with the author's writing style, but also due to the plot ...more
May 27, 2011
Nov 23, 2010
 
Ready Player One
4.31
it was amazing
It has been a long time since I found a book well worth dropping everything else, just to read it. Even sleep. Especially sleep, I might add! I read t ...more
Dec 04, 2011
Dec 02, 2011
 
Foundation (Foundation #1)
4.12
really liked it
As a science fiction classic, this book is one hailed necessary to be read by all sci-fi fans. I didn't quite understand it, but now, after having fin ...more
Apr 24, 2011
Apr 01, 2011
 
Barefoot
3.77
it was ok
Alright, if you would delete all pages from about 30% to 75% this book might have gotten 4 stars.

First off, no one can identify with these characters
...more
Sep 18, 2011
Sep 12, 2011
 
Girl Trade
3.50
it was amazing
The end of this novel was so emotional and consuming. I read the last 15% in one sitting!

I don't know whether to hate this book or to love it. Chengi
...more
Nov 15, 2010
Oct 28, 2010
 
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children (Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children, #1)
3.88
did not like it
I cannot bring myself to finish this book. 20% left and it's not giving up; it's saving my sanity.

There are probably spoilers in this review. Read at
...more
Oct 08, 2011
Oct 02, 2011
 
Daughters of Eve
3.62
it was amazing
This and A Gift of Magic are my two ultimate favorite Lois Duncan books. Not only is her writing style amazing, but these topics felt real to me when ...more
Jan 2003
Mar 24, 2011
 
A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, #1)
4.44
really liked it
While reading this book (read at a supposed 5 chapters per week, but in reality was a lot more erratic than that) I was annoyed with it most of the ti ...more
Jun 30, 2011
Sep 11, 2010
 
Kraken
3.60
it was amazing
What did I think of this book? I thought it was incredible, just like all other Miéville books that I've read. This novel focuses on London (seeing as ...more
Jun 25, 2011
Feb 17, 2011
 
Access Denied: For Reasons of National Security
4.08
it was amazing
This is THE biggest whistleblower book ever written. The author was abused for 30 years, until she was rescued by a good man. They then spent another ...more
Jan 2008
May 02, 2010
 
The Crystal Bible the Definitive Guide to Over 200 Crystals Volume 1.
4.37
it was amazing
I bought this book in the Bangkok Airport, and then read it on my long flight from Bangkok to Munich. It definitely paid off to buy this book! I know ...more
Jul 16, 2010
Jul 17, 2010
 
Dreams of Joy (Shanghai Girls #2)
4.06
liked it
I didn't like this book very much at all. Mainly this was due to two issues: this was picked by my book club before I had read the book preceeding thi ...more
Jul 21, 2011
Jul 16, 2011
 
Someplace to Be Flying (Newford Book 8)
4.30
it was amazing
I always feel so sad finishing one of these books. But at the same time I feel uplifted, and like magic really exists in my own world. It's an interes ...more
Jun 2011
May 21, 2011
 
Trickster's Choice (Daughter of the Lioness, #1)
4.27
it was amazing
Read July 8, 2014

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Read 2007: Of all the stories set in the realm of Tortall, this series featuring the famous Alana the Lioness's daughter is my abs
...more
Jul 08, 2014
Apr 14, 2010
 
A Visit from the Goon Squad
3.64
liked it
I picked this book up due to it being featured in the goodreads bookclub.

I would say that this book is made for an older generation. Those born in th
...more
Jun 27, 2011
Jun 26, 2011
 
Some Girls: My Life in a Harem
3.30
did not like it
Okay, so I know it's rude to judge someone's memoir, but if they publish their life story, I feel it's okay to judge them. They could just keep these ...more
Aug 21, 2011
Aug 20, 2011
 
Childhood Interrupted
4.04
really liked it
I got this book early this morning and I picked it up on the way to work. I couldn't focus all day for reading, and just now finished it!

It was such a
...more
Aug 13, 2010
Aug 13, 2010
 
Forever Amber
3.98
it was amazing
I don't know how you could give this book anything but 5 stars.

First off, it's about 1,000 pages of almost pure adventures.

Secondly, Winsor has a wr
...more
Dec 21, 2010
Oct 15, 2010
 
The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
4.34
it was amazing
This was the best YA book I have read to date: strong plot, strong characters and a strong emotion throughout the whole book.

The idea is fresh for a
...more
Sep 12, 2010
Aug 30, 2010
 
We Bought a Zoo
3.47
it was amazing
Alright, so normally I don't pick up a book and read it all the way trough in one (or one and a little) sitting unless it's captivating and usually fi ...more
Jan 22, 2012
Jan 21, 2012
 
The Book Thief
4.36
liked it
I have read a ton of literature based on the Holocaust, and most of it was from a child's perspective. In that way, The Book Thief was nothing new to ...more
Aug 09, 2011
Jul 27, 2011
 
Wicked Enchantment (Dark Magick, #1)
3.76
did not like it
I picked up this book due to seeing it on my friends' update feed. Based on the description, it should have been amusing, entertaining, thrilling and ...more
Apr 10, 2011
Apr 08, 2011
 
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
3.90
it was amazing
This was an impossible book, that just got more charming the more I read it!

Written like a memoir, and based on true facts, Midnight in the Garden of
...more
Oct 25, 2010
Oct 07, 2010
 
Naughty Spanking 2
3.38
liked it
This was a pretty interesting collection if shorts that all feature spanking. Some of these stories were terrible (written mostly but a few on context ...more
Oct 07, 2011
Sep 30, 2011
 
Casino Royale (James Bond, #1)
3.73
liked it
I never watched the Casino Royale movie, so I had no idea about the plot going into this book. I have no idea if they are the same either.

Also, I don
...more
May 12, 2015
May 12, 2015
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