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Hunting Eichmann: How a Band of Survivors and a Young Spy Agency Chased Down the World's Most Notorious Nazi
4.13
A look at the expedition by the Israeli Mossad to capture Adolf Eichmann. I caught a television special about this book one night on National Geograph ...more
Mar 29, 2011
Mar 28, 2011
 
14
Fearless Girls, Wise Women & Beloved Sisters: Heroines in Folktales from Around the World
4.12
YES! This is a collection of stories about tough, clever, women HEROES. That's right. Finally a collection of real stories that have been passed down ...more
May 20, 2013
May 12, 2013
 
16
The Universe Versus Alex Woods
4.07
I loved this almost as much as I loved Among Others. The stories are kind of alike -- a young child suffers a horrific accident as a child, and has to ...more
Nov 20, 2013
Aug 16, 2013
 
13
Miserere: An Autumn Tale (Katharoi, #1)
3.82
If you are allergic to Christianity you probably will not like this series. Give it an open mind, and you will love it. It's dark, powerful, and as re ...more
Jan 28, 2012
Jan 14, 2012
 
15
Written on the Body
4.08
I never thought I'd enjoy a book written in the second person. I thought it was a flawed, cheap easy out for a book -- I don't want the author to proj ...more
Aug 25, 2013
Feb 25, 2012
 
10
Jellicoe Road
4.16
Confusing and odd at the beginning, turns into predictable in the middle, but brings you to tears at the end. Amazing. This is probably the best ficti ...more
May 29, 2011
Apr 26, 2011
 
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Blindness (Blindness, #1)
4.04
Once I got past the lack of quotation marks (which I was informed was a deliberate choice of the translator as Portuguese books usually don't have the ...more
Jul 19, 2011
Jul 10, 2011
 
3
The Bronze Horseman (The Bronze Horseman, #1)
4.39
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Apr 29, 2010
 
2
The House of the Spirits
4.17
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Apr 29, 2010
 
8
Corelli's Mandolin
3.91
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Feb 21, 2011
 
5
Atonement
3.85
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Jul 06, 2010
 
12
The Phantom Tollbooth
4.21
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Sep 06, 2011
 
7
Highways to a War
4.23
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Apr 29, 2010
 
6
Kushiel's Dart (Phèdre's Trilogy, #1)
4.06
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Apr 29, 2010
 
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The Count of Monte Cristo
4.18
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Apr 29, 2010
 
4
A Thousand Splendid Suns
4.31
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Apr 29, 2010
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