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The Theft of Memory
4.05
[I received this book for free as part of LibraryThing.com's Early Reviewer program. All thoughts are my own.]

This book is a heartfelt story of a man
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May 13, 2015
May 04, 2015
 
On the Same Track: How Schools Can Join the Twenty-First-Century Struggle against Resegregation
3.40
[I received this book for free as part of LibraryThing.com's Early Reviewer program. All thoughts are my own]

This book was a big eye-opener for me: a
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May 11, 2015
Apr 25, 2015
 
Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam
4.19
One thing I learned...Omar Khayyam was all about the wine drinking! I've mentioned before, poetry isn't really my cup of tea but drinking as much wine ...more
Jun 08, 2011
Jun 08, 2011
 
Finding Zero: A Mathematician's Odyssey to Uncover the Origins of Numbers
3.45
I won this book as part of LibraryThing.com's Early Reviewers. Over all, I really enjoyed this book. I never had an opinion about the origin of the ze ...more
Feb 23, 2015
Feb 02, 2015
 
If There is Something to Desire: One Hundred Poems
4.01
The truth is, poetry has always been something I find hard to get interested in. I rarely hate or love any that I read. This is the reason for rating ...more
May 18, 2011
May 14, 2011
 
The Help
4.44
I really wasn't sure what I was going to think about this book. I tend to put off reading books that get a lot of attention at first... stubborn I gue ...more
Aug 19, 2011
Oct 03, 2010
 
The Goldfinch
3.87
I enjoyed the overall story portrayed in The Goldfinch but I had a lot of trouble getting into the way it was told. I just couldn't get into it. I fe ...more
Apr 21, 2015
Jan 08, 2015
 
The Sign of Four (Sherlock Holmes, #2)
3.96
Liked this one much better than the first one. This one had more suspense in it for me. Hopefully I like the next one, the better known The Adventures ...more
Dec 31, 2013
Dec 22, 2013
 
A Light in the Attic
4.33
I thought this was a fun collection of young adult poetry and I cant believe I never read this childhood classic growing up. (I was somewhat sheltered ...more
May 08, 2011
May 08, 2011
 
Miki Falls, Volume 1: Spring
4.04
Picked this book up as part of a reading challenge and as a young adult comic/manga book I really liked it. I thought it was an interesting story and ...more
Jan 25, 2011
Jan 20, 2011
 
Water for Elephants
4.05
My girlfriends and I picked this book up as our first group read. Every single one of us loved this book! This book is so descriptive that you truly f ...more
Apr 14, 2011
Sep 26, 2010
 
The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty (Sleeping Beauty, #1)
3.28
I should start off with the fact that I am not a fan of erotica. I have no interest in reading it, and if it wasn't for this reading challenge I would ...more
May 09, 2011
Feb 01, 2011
 
The Fault in Our Stars
4.38
For a young adult book it was a good story, and therefore a quick read. I knocked it out in under 24 hours. It was easy to get attached to the charact ...more
Jan 19, 2015
Apr 24, 2013
 
It's a Book
4.36
This is a comical story about books versus computers. Although a children's book, there is definitely caters to adult humor. I'm not so sure I would a ...more
May 18, 2011
May 05, 2011
 
Aesop's Fables
4.04
This collection of fables is great for children. There are a lot of good ones but there are definitely some that are lacking. Some of the fables even ...more
Oct 11, 2010
Oct 04, 2010
 
Where the Wild Things Are
4.22
A cute book for children. Enjoyed the movie, yet had never read the book growing up.
Jan 04, 2011
Jan 04, 2011
 
Say You're One of Them
3.45
There are five separate stories in this book and each one tells a horrific story of what is, to those described, everyday life. This book really remin ...more
Jan 21, 2011
Nov 25, 2010
 
Life of Pi
3.87
I truly enjoyed this book. There were times when it made me laugh, and there were times when I found myself almost standing on the couch while filled ...more
Jun 29, 2011
Oct 31, 2010
 
My Sister's Keeper
4.04
**spoiler alert** I absolutely loved this book. From the beginning you are torn because you easily fall in love with both little girls. You want the s ...more
Dec 31, 2008
Aug 09, 2010
 
The Girl on the Train
3.90
The book was such a quick read. Its fast-paced story kept me wrapped in its web. Although many say that they couldn't enjoy it because all of the char ...more
Apr 25, 2015
Feb 22, 2015
 
Sense and Sensibility
4.04
**spoiler alert** I very much enjoyed the book but thought the ending was one of those too good to be true endings. I really expected that at least on ...more
Oct 25, 2010
Sep 26, 2010
 
Anna Karenina
3.99
Overall, I would say that I did enjoy this novel. It took me a whole 5 months to read it though. Many parts seem to be a little more drawn out and the ...more
Jun 10, 2011
Dec 30, 2010
 
Just Listen
4.07
Definitely a young adult book. It was cute though. My first audio book and not too bad.
Feb 18, 2011
Feb 01, 2011
 
Pay Attention!: How to Listen, Respond, and Profit from Customer Feedback
3.67
I think that there are a few companies out there that I've done business with in the last few months who would really benefit from reading this book ( ...more
Dec 25, 2010
Nov 04, 2010
 
The Stand
4.32
This is my first and only Stephen King novel. Although not my style of book at all I thought it was a really good book. I'm not a fan of anything gory ...more
Dec 31, 2008
Nov 15, 2010
 
Persuasion
4.12
Not my favorite Jane Austen but a good one nonetheless. Possibly, I didn't like it as much simply because from the beginning I already hated some of t ...more
Sep 11, 2010
Aug 24, 2010
 
The Understudy
3.27
I won my copy of The Understudy on Goodreads.com. I found this book to be a very easy read. Its about a man feeling pretty down about himself and how ...more
Dec 19, 2010
Nov 10, 2010
 
The Sweetness of Tears
3.97
This was an early review book from LibraryThing. I'm not typically a fan of books with multiple POVs, but I really enjoyed this book. I loved how the ...more
Dec 09, 2014
Apr 20, 2011
 
Daughter of Fortune
3.87
Although not a bad read, I think it could have been much better if the foreshadowing was left out. How can you enjoy a book if you already told the en ...more
May 06, 2011
Dec 07, 2010
 
Miki Falls, Volume 4: Winter
4.26
I was surprised to find that I enjoyed reading this manga series. First manga books I've ever read and I'm glad that my reading challenge introduced m ...more
Jan 28, 2011
Jan 20, 2011
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