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The Fairy Godmother (Five Hundred Kingdoms, #1)
3.96
really liked it
Elena Klovis is badly mistreated by her stepmother. She is forced to clean the house, cook the food, and dress her stepmother and her two stepsisters, ...more
Aug 14, 2008
May 14, 2008
 
The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #1)
4.22
it was amazing
Percy Jackson tries to be good, but circumstances just don't allow him to be. Trouble always seems to find him. Let's not talk about what happens to h ...more
Oct 02, 2008
Oct 12, 2008
 
One for the Money (Stephanie Plum #1)
4.03
really liked it
Stephanie Plum has just gotten laid off from her job as a lingerie buyer for a company that turned out to be owned by the mob in New Jersey. Her Miata ...more
Mar 2008
Feb 14, 2008
 
The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate (Calpurnia Tate, #1)
3.97
it was amazing
"My name is Calpurnia Virginia Tate, but back then everybody called me Callie Vee. That summer, I was eleven years old and the only girl out of seven ...more
Mar 30, 2011
Jan 28, 2010
 
A Dirty Job (Grim Reaper, #1)
4.08
really liked it
Charlie Asher is your average Beta Male. He owns a second-hand shop in San Francisco and rents out the apartments in the rest of the building to some ...more
Jul 21, 2008
Mar 13, 2008
 
Dead Until Dark (Sookie Stackhouse #1)
3.96
really liked it
Sookie Stackhouse is a waitress in small-town Louisiana, in a time after vampires have "come out of the coffin." Sookie is thrilled when Bill the vamp ...more
May 04, 2009
Feb 27, 2009
 
The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared
3.81
really liked it
Allan Karlsson impulsively leaves his nursing home by way of his bedroom window on the day of his 100th birthday. There was no real decision-making in ...more
Jun 25, 2015
Jun 14, 2015
 
Storm Front (The Dresden Files, #1)
4.02
really liked it
Harry Dresden is a wizard PI and a consultant with the Chicago PD. He's called in to a gruesome crime scene one day, and sees a double murder that cou ...more
Mar 31, 2010
Jul 03, 2007
 
Bet Me
3.95
really liked it
Minerva Dobbs is a sensible girl. She's an actuary, the man she's dating is a sensible choice, and her clothes are sensible and "slimming." But then t ...more
Jun 15, 2012
Nov 09, 2011
 
The Mysterious Howling (The Incorrigible Children Of Ashton Place, #1)
3.87
really liked it
I seriously did not think I could love an audiobook performance more than I love Katherine Kellgren's narration of the Bloody Jack series by L. A. Mey ...more
Oct 16, 2014
Jan 11, 2010
 
Truly, Madly (Lucy Valentine, #1)
3.91
really liked it
Lucy Valentine has lost the family ability to match people based on their auras, and can now only find lost objects. After some negative publicity, Lu ...more
Jan 24, 2010
Jan 09, 2010
 
The Secret Lives of Princesses
4.24
it was amazing
Sure, you know all about the fairy tale princesses. There's that Cinderella chick and her pumpkin coach. Another fell asleep for a hundred years or so ...more
Jul 18, 2010
Aug 03, 2010
 
Soulless (Parasol Protectorate, #1)
3.91
it was amazing
I have waited entirely too long to write this review and gotten too deeply involved in the world of Ken Follett's World Without End, so this review is ...more
Feb 03, 2010
Nov 13, 2009
 
Crocodile on the Sandbank (Amelia Peabody #1)
4.02
really liked it
Miss Amelia Peabody is a confirmed spinster. Her father died and left her a comfortable inheritance and she has decided to start traveling to those an ...more
Jun 09, 2010
Sep 26, 2009
 
Scones and Sensibility
3.26
really liked it
At the tender age of 12, Polly Madassa has discovered Jane Austen and fallen hopelessly in love. Convinced that she's an Austen heroine born in the wr ...more
Jan 05, 2011
Jan 03, 2010
 
The House at the End of Hope Street
3.81
really liked it
Alba Ashby is mortified. On the cusp of a brilliant career as a historian, she's lost everything, including her hope. Then she finds herself at the ho ...more
Mar 24, 2013
Mar 09, 2013
 
Etiquette & Espionage (Finishing School, #1)
3.80
really liked it
Sophronia Temminick is a tomboy in Victorian England. The youngest of innumerable sisters, she is left alone to pretty much do as she pleases. What pl ...more
Nov 15, 2014
Jan 06, 2013
 
The Mark of Athena (The Heroes of Olympus, #3)
4.48
really liked it
Now that the immediate danger to Camp Jupiter has been averted, Percy, Jason, and friends must set out to fulfill the Prophecy of Seven. Unfortunately ...more
Sep 09, 2014
Apr 13, 2014
 
Ready Player One
4.31
really liked it
Wade Watts is just your average kind of guy, living in his aunt's trailer, trying to get through the last months of high school, playing video games, ...more
Nov 25, 2011
Nov 09, 2011
 
The Adventures of Captain Underpants (Captain Underpants #1)
3.83
really liked it
George Beard and Harold Hutchins are the 4th grade pranksters at their school. They change school signs around to say funny things, they fill cheerlea ...more
Sep 23, 2011
Sep 23, 2011
 
The Sweet Potato Queens' First Big-Ass Novel: Stuff We Didn't Actually Do, But Could Have, and May Yet (Sweet Potato Queens)
3.71
really liked it
Jill Conner Browne writes a fictional account of how the Sweet Potato Queens came into being and how they truly became queens through some terrible de ...more
Dec 10, 2011
Nov 29, 2011
 
Big Stone Gap
3.86
really liked it
Ave Maria (Please don't call her Ava) Mulligan has lived all her life in Big Stone Gap in the mountains of Virginia. Yet she's still seen as a "furrin ...more
Feb 04, 2009
Dec 07, 2008
 
Howl's Moving Castle (Howl's Moving Castle #1)
4.30
it was amazing
"In the land of Ingary, where such things as seven-league boots and cloaks of invisibility really exist, it is quite a misfortune to be born the eldes ...more
Mar 30, 2009
Nov 08, 2008
 
The Penderwicks on Gardam Street
4.22
really liked it
The Penderwick sisters have received a shock. Their beloved Aunt Claire has produced a letter that their mother wrote for their dad before she passed ...more
Jan 10, 2013
Nov 12, 2011
 
Everlasting (Everlasting, #1)
3.70
really liked it
Camille Rowen is engaged to Randall Jackson, the most eligible bachelor in San Francisco. So why doesn't she feel anything when he kisses her? And why ...more
May 23, 2010
Jan 08, 2010
 
Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore (Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore, #1)
3.75
really liked it
After the recession hits, Clay Jannon finds himself out of a job. He spends hours walking the streets of San Francisco, trying to find something, anyt ...more
Dec 26, 2013
Dec 16, 2013
 
Dreams Made Flesh (The Black Jewels, #5)
4.31
really liked it
Dreams Made Flesh is a collection of four short stories/novellas centered around Jaenelle and her court. One of the events takes place immediately aft ...more
Apr 10, 2011
Apr 04, 2011
 
The Passion of the Purple Plumeria (Pink Carnation, #10)
3.97
really liked it
In the tenth installment of the Pink Carnation series, Jane and Miss Gwen find themselves back in England, searching for Jane's younger sister, Agnes, ...more
Jul 05, 2015
Jun 25, 2015
 
The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie (Flavia de Luce, #1)
3.80
really liked it
I have waited entirely too long to write this review--almost a year.

But.

I absolutely loved this story of brilliant little Flavia de Luce. She is going
...more
Aug 17, 2011
Feb 28, 2010
 
Tempest Rising (Jane True, #1)
3.65
liked it
Jane True is practically an outcast in her small town of Rockabill, Maine. She finds solace in swimming in the ocean, dangerously close to the whirlpo ...more
Mar 16, 2010
Nov 02, 2009
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