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Madame Tussaud: A Novel of the French Revolution
3.94
I'm so thankful I won this book through Good Reads first-reads. So far it's really good.

This is the first book I've read by Michelle Moran but ut won'
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Aug 27, 2011
Dec 19, 2010
 
The Invention of Wings
4.23
Words cannot describe how much I loved this book! It's beautifully written and sure to become a classic. This is Sue Monk Kidd's masterpiece!
Jan 26, 2014
Jan 20, 2014
 
A Discovery of Witches (All Souls Trilogy, #1)
3.98
I was so excited when I won this book through Goodreads first-reads. I really wanted to love this book and ended up liking it. All of the elements wer ...more
May 12, 2011
Dec 20, 2010
 
Half Broke Horses
4.01
I listened to the audio version of this and was impressed. Normally I don't like it when authors read their own books but Jeannette Walls did a fabulo ...more
Mar 25, 2012
Mar 19, 2012
 
The Secret Lives of the Four Wives
3.78
I'm glad I won this book through the book group "Nothing But Reading Challenges," it was a really interesting read. I have read books about polygamy b ...more
Aug 15, 2011
Jul 21, 2011
 
I Am Half-Sick of Shadows (Flavia De Luce, #4)
4.07
It's Christmastime in Bishop's Lacey which can only mean one thing, murder. Luckily Flavia de Luce is there to solve the crime and of course ensnare S ...more
Dec 18, 2011
Dec 14, 2011
 
The Marriage Plot
3.40
I hated all of the spoiled self indulgent characters in this book. I'm a little shocked that Jeffrey Eugenedes had this published with a straight face ...more
Aug 11, 2012
Aug 08, 2012
 
11/22/63
4.24
This was really fun to listen to. It was 25 discs and I felt like it was over way too fast. I haven't been too impressed with Stephen King's books the ...more
Jun 25, 2012
Jun 07, 2012
 
Fifty Shades of Grey (Fifty Shades, #1)
3.69
This book was like a train wreck, I felt like I should look away but just couldn't. The writing really isn't that good, but I love the fact that this ...more
May 02, 2012
May 02, 2012
 
Full Dark, No Stars
3.98
There is nothing supernatural in these short stories from Stephen King, instead he explores the darkest reaches of the human heart. Let's face it ther ...more
Jan 30, 2012
Jan 21, 2012
 
Cat's Eye
3.89
Wow, this was the first book I've read by Margaret Atwood and it won't be my last. I think the person who came up with the poem about girls being made ...more
Feb 28, 2012
Feb 19, 2012
 
The Lake
3.46
I really wanted to love this book and ended up not liking it at all. I was surprised because Kitchen is one of my favorite books. The writing style wa ...more
Sep 23, 2011
Sep 21, 2011
 
True Grit
4.11
I loved this and Westerns usually aren't my thing! I've seen both versions of the movie but this is the first time I'd read the book. I listened the a ...more
Feb 11, 2013
Feb 09, 2013
 
After the Quake
3.77
I always find it difficult to rate short story collections because I never feel the same way about all of the stories. I think some of the stories in ...more
Jun 07, 2012
Jun 06, 2012
 
Outlander (Outlander, #1)
4.15
I really liked the way this book started out so I thought I was going to love it. Then it was waay too long in the middle. Something would happen abou ...more
Jul 20, 2013
Jul 15, 2013
 
The Signature of All Things
3.78
I was really impressed by all of the research that Elizabeth Gilbert must have done for this book. I thought the science, botany and descriptions of p ...more
May 07, 2014
Apr 24, 2014
 
The All-Girl Filling Station's Last Reunion
3.92
I loved this book!! It is Fannie Flagg at her best. She has a gift for coming up with fabulously flawed characters who seem like people you could actu ...more
Dec 30, 2013
Nov 29, 2013
 
The Unwritten, Vol. 1: Tommy Taylor and the Bogus Identity
3.80
I didn't like this as much as I thought I would. The story was ok but the Harry Potter angle made it a bit cheesy. And I love Harry Potter! I probably ...more
Jul 06, 2013
Jul 02, 2013
 
One Day
3.73
Really?! If this wasn't a library book I'd rip the pages out and throw in across the room. I can't believe I wasted half of my weekend with this book! ...more
Feb 12, 2012
Feb 10, 2012
 
Ready Player One
4.30
I wasn't sure if I would like this book because gaming isn't really my thing but ended up loving it. I thought the story was interesting and the game ...more
Apr 16, 2013
Apr 06, 2013
 
Sputnik Sweetheart
3.81
This was not my favorite book by Murakami but I still enjoyed reading it. I'm not sure I understood the ending or that I was supposed to understand th ...more
Dec 29, 2012
Nov 24, 2012
 
The Night Strangers
3.17
I didn't like this at all. For some reason I never connected with the characters and found the plane crash flashbacks drawn out and irritating.
Jan 21, 2012
Jan 20, 2012
 
Sing You Home
3.74
This one lost a star because of the weird songs. Still a good book though. My advice read the book, skip the CD. This was a bit harder for me though c ...more
Dec 14, 2011
Dec 05, 2011
 
Mildred Pierce
3.91
This book was full if miserable horrible people and when the book ends they're still just living miserable, horrible lives. Not what I needed on this ...more
Oct 14, 2012
Oct 09, 2012
 
A Touch of Dead (Sookie Stackhouse, #4.1, #4.3, #5.1, #7.1, #8.1)
3.80
This is one of the few series where I actually like the T.V. show better than the books. But the books are fun to read and it was fun to read some sho ...more
Oct 13, 2010
Oct 02, 2010
 
Anna Karenina
3.99
I knew this was going to be depressing but seriously?! I read all of those pages and skimmed through all those Russian names for that ending?! Ugh!!! ...more
May 19, 2014
May 05, 2014
 
The Best of Me
3.82
I'm a sucker for a good Nicholas Sparks love story. His books remind me of macaroni and cheese. Cheesy and predictable but satisfying.
Nov 18, 2013
Nov 13, 2013
 
Imperfect Birds
3.23
This book is a Lifetime Movie waiting to happen.
Nov 06, 2011
Nov 06, 2011
 
The Dead in Their Vaulted Arches (Flavia de Luce, #6)
4.14
I love this series! There are so many mystery series that start out great and then fizzle out as the series goes on. I love that Alan Bradley keeps ad ...more
Nov 29, 2013
Jun 29, 2012
 
Beautiful You
3.20
This book was crazy even for Chuck Palahniuk. Parts of it were hilarious but most of it was ridiculous! I'm not sure what the point of it all was.
Oct 19, 2014
Oct 06, 2014
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