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Sideways
3.65
When I was younger, I vowed to myself that I will finish every book I will ever start, to see every novel until the end. Now, I've learned myself a ne ...more
Oct 25, 2012
Aug 13, 2010
 
The Fault in Our Stars
4.42
I wasted in front of this book.

Enough said.
Jul 30, 2012
May 18, 2012
 
Eat, Pray, Love
3.44
I won't be lying to you: the reviews that have flocked before mine were somewhat true. This wasn't the trashiest book in the world. No. But its author ...more
Mar 18, 2012
Aug 28, 2010
 
Wuthering Heights
3.79
Informal Review:
Scratch that promise of seeing this book until the end. I'll not touch this trash again, not even with a ten-foot limbo pole.

I've neve
...more
Aug 10, 2012
Aug 13, 2010
 
My Legendary Girlfriend
3.37
**spoiler alert** This book, it depressed me. It felt like I was being dragged through a very slow and painful death--Will Kelley's death. This novel ...more
not set
Oct 02, 2010
 
The Catcher in the Rye
3.77
I'm not sure why I'm not entirely moved by this book. Although the writing was excellently careless (which I liked), I very much didn't care about Hol ...more
Feb 27, 2011
Aug 13, 2010
 
Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist
3.76
While Twilight was a psychological nightmare, I found it more tolerable to read than Nick & Norah. I was/am more ashamed of myself when I had wast ...more
not set
Aug 13, 2010
 
The Lovely Bones
3.72
I hate this book. Not the "hate" hate (it got five stars, silly), but I hate it in a way that I cried way too much. The narration is outstanding and i ...more
not set
Aug 13, 2010
 
The Bell Jar
3.94
Here's my assessment of Sylvia Plath:

If you're not a little bit insane, trapped, antisocial, of an introvert, or depressed at one point in your life o
...more
Dec 12, 2012
Aug 13, 2010
 
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (Harry Potter, #1)
4.38
2010 Review:
After neglecting to read the series (and also after trying to avoid fantasy novels for good), here I am, finally seeing what the hype is a
...more
Dec 03, 2010
Oct 21, 2010
 
Life of Pi
3.86
Unlike the other reviews, it was the first part that didn't captivate me, while the second (sinking and survival) and third (investigation) parts kept ...more
Oct 23, 2012
Aug 13, 2010
 
The Road
3.94
Have you ever read a book, one that's like a walking collection of paradoxes and you're not quite sure if it's playing games with your head or not? Th ...more
Oct 28, 2012
Jan 10, 2011
 
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Harry Potter, #3)
4.47
**spoiler alert** Prisoner of Azakaban is by far my most favorite of the entire series. Everything is here!

- Sirius is here!
- So's Lupin!
- The best De
...more
Jan 07, 2011
Dec 01, 2010
 
The Elegance of the Hedgehog
3.70
I imagine and understand that not everyone would enjoy this book. In fact, even the best of readers wouldn't.

After I read the first few chapters, I pu
...more
Jul 03, 2014
Aug 13, 2010
 
Refusing Heaven
4.31
I'm not really this huge fan of poetry; I've probably liked one or two in my lifetime. But I picked this off a shelf in a bookstore I'd randomly passe ...more
Jun 04, 2013
Dec 29, 2012
 
The Reader
3.69
**spoiler alert** I read it before the movie was even made, so when I saw the trailer, I thought to myself, "I do not want to watch that." I don't wan ...more
not set
Aug 13, 2010
 
Never Let Me Go
3.78
I was thinking, all the time by the third part, why didn't they just run away? I know that this doesn't pass off as a proper book review, but that pos ...more
Jan 12, 2014
Nov 24, 2013
 
Candy
3.27
There are just some books that you're way too old for to enjoy. I felt like I would've liked this book better if I had read it when I was sixteen, or ...more
Dec 14, 2013
Nov 21, 2013
 
The Museum of Dr. Moses: Tales of Mystery and Suspense
3.41
I love disgusting stories. Not "disgusting" as in they're hard to digest, but I mean some gruesome killings that I don't expect.

I bought this book on
...more
not set
Aug 13, 2010
 
The Moth Diaries
3.44
It was OK. In all honesty I was expecting something; that was the problem with this book, I suppose. You're always expecting something. You know when ...more
Dec 15, 2014
Dec 07, 2014
 
Bound
2.99
"Bound" was written in clear narrative style. That's the first thing that came to mind. Lately it has been all about authors trying to pass off their ...more
Oct 27, 2010
Sep 23, 2010
 
Vince's Life
3.99
I liked this book for its honesty. I discovered its "episodes" from a local magazine printed monthly, and I just liked it since then. I loved it even ...more
not set
Aug 14, 2010
 
Coming Home
4.24
It took me a year or two (or maybe even more?) before I finally got to finish this book. It was long and I've always put it on hold. I inherited two o ...more
not set
Aug 13, 2010
 
Little Bee
3.66
Okay, so what was all the hype about this book? What was with all this build-up? I honestly don't know what I'm supposed to feel after reading. Was my ...more
May 15, 2012
Apr 19, 2012
 
Alamat ng Gubat
3.62
It was "okay" for something that's supposed to be funny. I didn't roll on the floor laughing. Bob Ong is kind of mediocre to me, along with his books. ...more
not set
Aug 14, 2010
 
The Fellowship of the Ring (The Lord of the Rings, #1)
4.30
Can I say, without attracting a Potterhead uproar, that The Lord of the Rings reminds me of Harry Potter, completely betraying Rowling by constantly t ...more
Feb 12, 2013
Aug 04, 2012
 
Girl, Interrupted
3.86
I've never really gotten around to start or finish the movie; I saw only bits of it every now and then. However, I understood why the book has gotten ...more
Mar 09, 2011
Aug 13, 2010
 
A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius
3.65
**spoiler alert** It is actually more like: A Heartbreaking Rant of A Narcissistic Genius

However, I don't think I'd want to relate Dave Eggers anywher
...more
Mar 17, 2011
Oct 28, 2010
 
Truth and Beauty
3.92
**spoiler alert** I would have never known the late Lucy Grealy if it wasn’t for this book. Ann Patchett’s friendship with her was charming and had su ...more
Sep 24, 2010
Aug 13, 2010
 
She's Come Undone
3.79
**spoiler alert** “You will never forget Dolores Price”—this book’s cover jacket says. And you won’t; that’s the assuring part. While this coming-of-a ...more
Oct 04, 2010
Aug 13, 2010
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