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Dandelion Wine
4.05
So beautiful! Here's my story...I used to grade standardized test essays and there was this excerpt from Dandelion Wine that the kids had to write abo...more
Apr 03, 2011
Mar 17, 2011
 
87
Outlander (Outlander, #1)
4.13
When I first started reading this (after a rather obsessed friend thrust it at me) I was thinking, "Hells, no!" It really was not my kind of book, whi...more
Jan 28, 2011
Oct 25, 2010
 
58
And Then There Were None
4.19
I just remembered that I read this when I was a wee lass (not quite wee - I was probably in high school or college at the time.) Anyway, it was the on...more
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Jan 02, 2010
 
89
Girlfriend in a Coma
3.60
I almost forgot I read this. Donna lent it to me YEARS ago! Maybe I was just out of college? I remember it being very, very odd, but liking it ok. Def...more
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Jan 29, 2011
 
60
Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters and Seymour: An Introduction
4.11
I sadly do not remember this book at all; but it's Salinger, so I probably enjoyed it at the time!
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May 31, 2010
 
84
The Memory Keeper's Daughter
3.59
Ugh. I had decent hopes for this when I started, but after just a few chapters, it was all downhill. Most of the characters were just so blah and unli...more
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Jul 12, 2010
 
77
As I Lay Dying
3.73
Ugh. Confusing and depressing.
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May 31, 2010
 
14
This Side of Paradise
3.68
Oh, F. Scott, you were such a hero of mine during my formative college years! Whenever I think of this book (which was essentially about HIS college y...more
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Sep 25, 2007
 
70
Escape
3.93
I cried throughout this book. Though it is horrifying to read about what she and so many other victims endured while living in the FLDS cult in Colora...more
Nov 06, 2009
Sep 24, 2009
 
74
When You Are Engulfed in Flames
4.00
This is now one of my favorite David Sedaris books. Although still hilarious and irreverent, it is more tender and serious than any of his previous bo...more
May 26, 2009
Sep 12, 2008
 
32
Ulysses
3.72
Ulysses is a beautiful work of one of the literary world's true geniuses. The only reason I gave it 4 stars instead of 5 was because I needed a brilli...more
Nov 1999
Dec 08, 2007
 
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The Last Summer (of You and Me)
3.55
It was slow, but ok. I have to say, I find Ms. Brashares' writing to be very awkward at times, to the point where it's distracting (and not in a Hemin...more
Jul 2007
Sep 25, 2007
 
36
The Ultimate Hitchhiker's Guide: Five Complete Novels and One Story (Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy #1-5)
4.35
Really, people? 5 stars? It wasn't my cup of tea, but then again maybe I gave up before I should have...
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Jan 03, 2008
 
5
A Confederacy of Dunces
3.87
One of my all-time favorite books!
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Sep 25, 2007
 
17
The Christmas Train
3.54
Are you serious??
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Oct 05, 2007
 
61
The Merchant of Venice (Signet Classic)
3.76
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May 31, 2010
 
13
The Great Gatsby
3.84
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Sep 25, 2007
 
11
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
3.56
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Sep 25, 2007
 
15
Pride and Prejudice
4.24
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Sep 26, 2007
 
16
Crooked
3.30
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Oct 05, 2007
 
10
For Whom the Bell Tolls
3.92
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Sep 25, 2007
 
18
All Around the Town
3.89
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Oct 05, 2007
 
19
Great Expectations
3.69
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Nov 28, 2007
 
21
Middlesex
3.93
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Dec 01, 2007
 
27
Atonement
3.83
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Dec 01, 2007
 
28
Still Life with Woodpecker
4.02
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Dec 01, 2007
 
29
Skinny Legs and All
4.00
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Dec 01, 2007
 
30
Half Asleep in Frog Pajamas
3.70
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Dec 01, 2007
 
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Cat's Cradle
4.18
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Dec 01, 2007
 
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White Noise
3.85
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Dec 01, 2007
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