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When Elephants Weep: The Emotional Lives of Animals
4.03
If you're a lover of animals this book is for you. I enjoyed it through and through, and as a scientist, I thought the content was very well thought o ...more
Mar 06, 2008
Feb 23, 2008
 
The God of Small Things
3.89
Whew! It took me a while to finish reading this book. Heavy on the literary prose, which takes me a while to absorb.

Overall the book was pretty good.
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Oct 2007
Sep 26, 2007
 
Cruddy
4.14
This books is quite dark and depressing but with some humorous dialogue. Very drug driven....about a particularly ugly girl who isn't wanted by her mo ...more
Mar 10, 2008
Feb 27, 2008
 
Animal Farm
3.81
My 4th grade teacher started reading this to my class but never finished 'cause some douchebags in the class couldn't behave.

I'm finally picking it ba
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Oct 2007
Sep 26, 2007
 
The Contortionist's Handbook
4.01
I was really hoping I'd like this book more considering it's supposed to be similar to Chuck Palahniuk's writing style, but I was slightly disappointe ...more
May 04, 2008
Sep 26, 2007
 
Mind Over Mood: Change How You Feel By Changing the Way You Think
3.91
I think this is a great tool to use when working through anxiety and depression issues. It has come in handy for myself and I've recommended it to a n ...more
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Oct 21, 2007
 
Geek Love
3.99
I loved this book. It's a twisted story of a family sideshow/circus. Flipper boy, Siamese twins, albino dwarf and telekinetic children produced by an ...more
May 2007
Sep 26, 2007
 
Hypocrite in a Pouffy White Dress: Tales of Growing up Groovy and Clueless
3.68
I thought this book was really clever and funny. I could completely relate to the sarcastic anecdotes of the author's life and yet she still took the ...more
Apr 03, 2008
Mar 23, 2008
 
Death's Acre: Inside the Legendary Forensic Lab - The Body Farm - Where the Dead Do Tell Tales
4.18
This book is one of my favorites. The author, Bill Bass, is in charge of the "Body Farm" in Knoxville, Tennessee where they lay out bodies in differen ...more
Mar 2005
Sep 26, 2007
 
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
3.83
I thoroughly enjoyed this book. It is not written in a sophisticated manner because it's from the perspective of a "15 years, 3 months, and 2 day[s]" ...more
Oct 2007
Sep 26, 2007
 
The Secret Life of Bees
3.98
A light-hearted and fast read.

About a girl who runs away from her abusive home into the care of three beekeeper sisters who teach her the ways of beek
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Feb 2007
Sep 26, 2007
 
White Oleander
3.89
It's been a long while since I read this book but I remember it being really good. Which reminds me, I need to add it to my bookshelf and read it agai ...more
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Mar 25, 2008
 
Criminal Injustice: Confronting the Prison Crisis
4.20
This is a great book to educate yourself about the atrocity that is our criminal justice system. Take a look...you might learn a lot.
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Oct 21, 2007
 
Modoc: The True Story of the Greatest Elephant That Ever Lived
4.18
Couldn't put it down.

It's sweet, enraging at times (stupid humans), but mostly an amazing story about an equally amazing animal.
Jan 2007
Sep 26, 2007
 
Next
3.45
Interesting take on the "what ifs..." of science in the booming era of biotechnology and stem cell research.
Jan 2007
Sep 26, 2007
 
Choke
3.68
A bit perverse but that's Palahniuk for you. His books are sort of a hit or miss for me.
May 2007
Oct 12, 2007
 
5 People Who Died During Sex: and 100 Other Terribly Tasteless Lists
3.73
This is a great bathroom read. :) Or if you just enjoy obscure bathroom humor.
Apr 2007
Oct 28, 2007
 
Lipstick Jungle
3.36
Another floozy Candace Bushnell story but it was fun anyway!
Aug 2007
Sep 26, 2007
 
Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
4.05
Morbid, entertaining, educational and fun!
May 2005
Sep 26, 2007
 
The Giving Tree
4.38
One of the best stories ever written.
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Sep 26, 2007
 
Love Invents Us
3.60
Relationships are crazy.
Feb 2007
Sep 26, 2007
 
Bring Up the Bodies (Thomas Cromwell, #2)
4.25
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Dec 29, 2012
 
Batman: Haunted Knight
3.84
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Oct 12, 2007
 
The Confessions of Max Tivoli
3.64
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Jun 19, 2008
 
Are Prisons Obsolete?
4.30
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Oct 21, 2007
 
If You Really Loved Me
4.01
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Oct 12, 2007
 
Speak
3.98
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Dec 31, 2012
 
Beyond the Body Farm: A Legendary Bone Detective Explores Murders, Mysteries, and the Revolution in Forensic Science
4.22
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Jan 02, 2013
 
Wormwood: Gentleman Corpse, Volume 1: Birds, Bees, Blood & Beer
4.02
None
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Jan 02, 2013
 
Y: The Last Man, Vol. 1: Unmanned (Y: The Last Man, #1)
4.13
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Oct 12, 2007
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