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The Umpire Strikes Back
3.79
Luciano was an eccentric baseball umpire known for his arguments with Earl Weaver. This biography was pretty funny.
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Aug 19, 2010
 
Friday Night Lights: A Town, a Team, and a Dream
4.10
A year in the life of a small football crazy Texas town. My favorite chapter was about the life of the cheerleaders.
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Aug 19, 2010
 
The Sins of the Fathers (Matthew Scudder, #1)
3.89
One of the first books in the Matthew Scudder series. This was a pretty short book without many of the supporting characters that become regulars in t ...more
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Aug 13, 2010
 
A Widow for One Year
3.72
Very enjoyable listen about a women that started when she is a kid. My favorite book by Irving. George Guidall is one of the better readers.
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Aug 13, 2010
 
Bridge to Terabithia
3.95
Saw the movie with my kids before reading the book. The end was a shock. Later red the book to my daughter.
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Aug 16, 2010
 
Green Eggs and Ham
4.29
Classic children's book. I actually enjoyed this reading this book to my kids than I did when I was a kid.
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Aug 16, 2010
 
The Reversal (Harry Bosch, #16; Mickey Haller, #3)
4.10
Michael Connelly's last few books (9 Dragons, Scrawcrow and The Brass Verdict) have been among his best. I felt The Reversal was a decent read but fel ...more
Nov 03, 2010
Oct 27, 2010
 
Tell No One
4.10
Good thriller with a lot of twists. Interestly this book about an American living in New Jersey was made into a good french movie taking place in Fran ...more
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Aug 13, 2010
 
A Man in Full
3.77
My favorite Wolfe book. I loved the chapter where Charlie Croker wakes up early and finds how little power he has in his own house.
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Aug 13, 2010
 
The Notebook (The Notebook, #1)
4.05
Sparks is sappy, but his books are still enjoyable. The Notebook was his first book and one of his best.
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Aug 13, 2010
 
When the Sacred Ginmill Closes (Matthew Scudder, #6)
4.15
This is a flashback book about when Matthew Scudder was sill drinking before he starting going to AA. I read this many years ago, but I recall the sto ...more
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Aug 13, 2010
 
Line Of Vision
3.74
I read this book a number of years ago. I recall it being good, but not great.
Jan 1999
Feb 01, 2012
 
The Catcher in the Rye
3.77
I read this in high school and identified with the Holden Caulfield. This is a book I would be interested in rereading.
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Aug 13, 2010
 
Lord of Misrule
3.30
There are a lot of characters human and horses. It was difficult to keep track and then I lost interest. I like horse racing and I know that this book ...more
Apr 14, 2011
Mar 25, 2011
 
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (Millennium, #3)
4.17
The resolution to a great trilogy. The book started slowly and seemed like it could have been edited better, but the last part when Lisbeth Salander g ...more
Jul 2010
Aug 13, 2010
 
The Brass Verdict (Harry Bosch, #14; Mickey Haller, #2)
4.04
I enjoyed the Mickey Haller character much more in this book then The Lincoln Lawyer. Having Harry Bosch as a side character and having Bosch being se ...more
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Aug 13, 2010
 
The Girl Who Played with Fire (Millennium, #2)
4.19
My favorite of the three Larsson books. Lisabeth Salander became a female superhero in this book.
Nov 2009
Aug 13, 2010
 
The Winner
4.04
The first Baldacci book I read. Very light story that was difficult to put down. Good beach read.
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Aug 13, 2010
 
In The Name Of Honor
3.79
The author seemed to want to write a story about post traumatic stress in Iraq veterans, but must have decided that it was not an interesting enough t ...more
Nov 29, 2010
Oct 27, 2010
 
She's Come Undone
3.81
I like this book about the life of an overweight women, but no where near as much as I Know This Much is True.
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Aug 13, 2010
 
The Cat in the Hat
4.14
Classic children's book. I have read this to my kids countless times.
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Aug 16, 2010
 
Vanished (Nick Heller, #1)
3.83
The book started out being told from the point of view of the wife whose husband disappeared and the brother in law. As the book went on, it book beca ...more
Oct 15, 2011
Jan 08, 2012
 
A Walk Among the Tombstones (Matthew Scudder, #10)
3.90
This was the first book in the Matthew Scudder series that I read and I enjoyed so much I have read all of them.
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Aug 13, 2010
 
The Fourth K
3.55
I don't remember much about this book other than I liked it.
Jan 1991
Aug 16, 2010
 
Small Town: A Novel of New York
3.52
A post 9-11 New York book about a number of unconnected characters and the impact 9-11 had on them. This was a good read, but also a dark book.
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Aug 13, 2010
 
The Runaway Jury
3.92
Read this one a long time ago. An inexpereinced lawyer goes after the big tobacco companies.
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Aug 13, 2010
 
Freedom
3.69
Freedom works better than it sounds. The book is about a fairly typical Mid-American family and goes thru fairly normal family conflicts. The characte ...more
Oct 09, 2010
Sep 08, 2010
 
Blood Memory (Mississipi #5)
4.07
A story of a women fighting a nervous breakdown and a drinking fight while fighting crime.
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Aug 13, 2010
 
The Quiet Game (Penn Cage, #1)
4.15
A good solid thriller. The first book about the ultimate southern gentleman, Penn Cage.
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Aug 13, 2010
 
I Know This Much Is True
4.15
Moving story about a regular person getting his life back on track.
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Aug 13, 2010
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