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Marcelo in the Real World
4.00
I loved everything about this book. Plus, I want to live in a tree house!
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Oct 14, 2010
 
Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy
4.24
This was a hard, hard book to read. A thinking man facing the unthinkable. Striving against evil with everything in him, and...failing. Not failing mo...more
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Mar 31, 2011
 
The Red Pyramid (Kane Chronicles, #1)
4.03
There are so many things to love about Rick Riordan's writing. I'll choose just one: his power of description, nailing a setting or character with one...more
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Dec 01, 2010
 
Down the Long Hills
3.93
Sometimes, I just *need* a Western. And when I need a Western, I am not pit-nicky about little things like a bit of repetition here and there. I love...more
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Nov 06, 2010
 
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children, #1)
3.78
I loved the writing, liked the characters and *loved* the amount of thought that went into creating this world. A word of warning -- at least one of t...more
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Nov 02, 2011
 
The Boneshaker
3.67
This is a brilliant book. Fans of Ray Bradbury will LOVE this book. Kate Milford is a writers writer, and I predict a major award or two for this one!...more
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Jun 07, 2010
 
Half-Moon Investigations
3.75
Brilliant. I *love* the Sharkey family! Half Moon is not too bad, either. :)

I highly suggest the audio version read by the wonderfully talented Sean P...more
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Apr 19, 2011
 
The Healing Spell
4.08
I loved this book. I loved Livie, the cool green swamp and even T-Baby. But most of all I loved the ending--a splash of miracle, a dash of hope.
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Oct 01, 2010
 
Anansi Boys
3.97
One of the only books on the planet for which I would recommend the audio...as well as a written copy of course!

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Oct 14, 2010
 
As For Me And My House: Crafting Your Marriage To Last
4.04
A book about two humans in a marriage...not about gender rolls, rituals or religious silliness. I like that.
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Nov 03, 2010
 
Scaramouche
4.05
This is the first 'big' novel I read as a child -- and I've wanted a revolution ever since!
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Oct 14, 2010
 
Savage Sam (Old Yeller, #2)
3.98
I don't think nearly enough people have read this book. I would recommend it to anyone. :)
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Oct 14, 2010
 
The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks & Win Your Inner Creative Battles
4.11
This is a must-have book for writers. I read it several times a year....
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Mar 02, 2011
 
The Wee Free Men (Discworld, #30) (Tiffany Aching, #1)
4.22
Brilliant. Mr. Pratchett generally is. And the sheep are an excellent touch!
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Jun 10, 2013
 
Podkayne of Mars
3.62
I read this when I was a child...and I wanted to be a starship captain, too!
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Oct 14, 2010
 
Brightly Woven
3.84
Shining high fantasy -- EVERYONE who loves magical stories should read it!
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Oct 15, 2010
 
Mrs. Mike
4.12
I cry ever. single. time.

but I still love this book!
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Oct 14, 2010
 
One Piece, Volume 01: Romance Dawn (One Piece, #1)
4.35
I want to be a pirate when I grow up.
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Nov 10, 2010
 
Larklight (Larklight, #1)
3.82
Very clever writing. Huzzah!
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Nov 29, 2010
 
Where the Red Fern Grows
4.00
Yes, I cried my heart out.
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Oct 14, 2010
 
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever
4.18
The best Christmas book *ever*. I read it every year.

I can relate to those Herdmans. I was one of *that* kind of kid....
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Nov 24, 2010
 
Sense and Sensibility
4.04
None
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Oct 14, 2010
 
The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
4.41
None
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Jun 07, 2010
 
The Return of the Shadow: The History of The Lord of the Rings, Part One (The History of Middle-Earth, #6)
3.95
None
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Mar 23, 2014
 
Pride and Prejudice
4.24
None
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Oct 14, 2010
 
The Light Princess
4.04
None
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Oct 14, 2010
 
The Princess and the Goblin
3.99
None
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Oct 14, 2010
 
The Penderwicks: A Summer Tale of Four Sisters, Two Rabbits, and a Very Interesting Boy
4.09
None
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Oct 14, 2010
 
Mystery and Manners: Occasional Prose
4.29
None
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Jun 17, 2014
 
Emma
3.97
None
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Oct 14, 2010
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