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Captive Prince: Volume One (Captive Prince, #1)
4.32
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)
4.04
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
 
The Night Circus
4.00
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
 
Story of O
3.37
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
 
Ready Player One
4.31
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
 
Girl Trade
3.52
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
 
Foundation (Foundation, #1)
4.06
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
 
Kraken
3.59
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
 
Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency (Dirk Gently #1)
3.96
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
 
The Book Thief
4.36
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
 
Barefoot
3.75
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
 
A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, #1)
4.44
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
 
Forever Amber
3.98
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
 
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children, #1)
3.79
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
 
A Visit from the Goon Squad
3.63
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
 
Daughters of Eve
3.62
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
 
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil: A Savannah Story
3.87
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
 
Childhood Interrupted
4.03
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
 
Dreams Underfoot (Newford, #1)
4.12
This is another one of those books where I just have to say 'How does one review something this special, this odd and this wonderful?' I can't. I can, ...more
Apr 21, 2011
Dec 06, 2010
 
We Bought a Zoo
3.44
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 Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
4.39
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
 
Mockingbird
4.17
Before reading this book I never realized how much in common it had with The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time  by Mark Haddon. Not just because both main characters are autistic (well, the girl in Mock ...more
Aug 04, 2011
Jan 26, 2011
 
Trickster's Choice (Daughter of the Lioness, #1)
4.24
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
 
Access Denied: For Reasons of National Security
4.31
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
 
Callahan's Crosstime Saloon (Callahan's, #1)
4.17
This is one of those really tricky books. The kind that really don't suit a 'review' or even any ratings. I feel it's one of those "you get as much as ...more
Feb 24, 2012
Feb 15, 2012
 
Howl's Moving Castle (Howl's Moving Castle, #1)
4.29
I actually quite liked this book a lot more than the film! Mainly because (unlike the film) the book is straight-forward, has a fun plot, and it's eas ...more
Jun 02, 2011
Oct 07, 2010
 
First Against the Wall (The Administration, #6)
4.65
This was THE best of the long books from The Administration. It really reminded me a bit of Animal Farm: it doesn't matter who is in power, they all a ...more
Oct 2010
Sep 29, 2010
 
Kim: Empty Inside: The Diary of an Anonymous Teenager
3.30
Books like this just made me more depressed... the never helped me to figure out who I am, or how I can not be like this anonymous teenager!

I don't kn
...more
Jan 2003
Dec 07, 2010
 
A Girl Called 51
4.00
Wow, what a story. This book definitely reminded me of Girl Trade by Chloe Thurlow, but while this novel was shorter and more cruel, and Girl Trade wa ...more
Mar 24, 2011
Mar 23, 2011
 
Jumper (Jumper, #1)
3.87
I only first heard that this was a book series recently. Before I was only familiar with the movie. I wish they had kept the plot elements of the book ...more
Oct 16, 2014
Oct 15, 2014
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