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'Tis (Frank McCourt, #2)
3.61
This is an amazing and a motivational book that has inspired me these past few months being a junior. What makes this book inspirtational is how at ev ...more
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Jan 20, 2009
 
The Perfect Storm: A True Story of Men Against the Sea
4.03
I was motivated to read this book after I fell in love with authors like Krakauer and Pierce who wrote books on real, chaotic events that have inspire ...more
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Jan 20, 2009
 
Angela's Ashes
4.04
This is one of my favorite books. As a memoir, McCourt had a very interesting story to tell about his life. Having met McCourt, I know that he is very ...more
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Nov 03, 2008
 
Flowers in the Attic (Dollanganger, #1)
3.75
This is one of the most chilling books I have ever read. What starts out with kids going with their mother in their grandmother's home, ends up being ...more
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Jan 20, 2009
 
Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster
4.05
This book is amazing! Krakauer's writing style grabs readers and keeps them interested. When it comes to books about outdoor adventure I usually becom ...more
Feb 2009
Apr 13, 2009
 
The Count of Monte Cristo
4.15
This is an extremely challenging book to read, but it has an amazing plot. This is a very heavy book filled with challenging vocabulary and several ch ...more
Jan 2009
Apr 14, 2009
 
The Giver (The Giver, #1)
4.11
This book is really terrifying. This book makes me question identity and how lucky our society is to allow people to express who they are. In The Give ...more
Mar 2009
Apr 13, 2009
 
Siddhartha
3.94
This book was really interesting. For one, the plot was very unique and I enjoyed a spiritual perspective on life. On the other hand, the perspective ...more
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Jun 16, 2009
 
Kidnapped
3.75
I really did not like this book. I've been trying to get through it for years now since its been on my shelf for awhile. This year I was able to finis ...more
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Jun 16, 2009
 
Twins
3.34
This is one of the weirdest books I have ever read. I know these summaries are not meant to talk about plot, but this book only contains plot!!! I thi ...more
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Jun 16, 2009
 
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (Sisterhood, #1)
3.71
The plot in this story could be considered "cute" and brought me as a reader close to tears. I would've never seen how a pair of jeans can bring toget ...more
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Jun 16, 2009
 
The Kite Runner
4.21
I read this book because everyone who has read it, recommends it to me. After I read this book, I understood what made this book so powerful. I think ...more
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Oct 03, 2008
 
How Opal Mehta Got Kissed, Got Wild, and Got a Life
2.83
Just by reading the title, I didn't know what to expect from this book. At first, it seemed that it was a crazy teenage story, but I soon realized tha ...more
Oct 03, 2008
Oct 03, 2008
 
Animal Farm
3.79
This book was not as exciting or as good as everyone told me it would be. Even though I like books that deal with politics like The House of the Spiri ...more
Oct 03, 2008
Oct 03, 2008
 
The Lovely Bones
3.72
This book was really sad, considering it's about a girl who was raped and murdered, but who is up in Heaven looking at her family from above. Even tho ...more
Mar 2009
Apr 14, 2009
 
The Hobbit (Middle-Earth Universe)
4.20
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Jan 20, 2009
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