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Dry
3.99
I've read this book twice. Once almost a decade ago. To me then, it what a very good book but I did not have the connection to the story then that I d ...more
Jan 2008
Jan 28, 2011
 
Rosie
3.65
Anne Lamott is an author who manages to creep under my skin in that way that some others have. Her writing becomes a part of who I am for as long as I ...more
Jan 2010
Jan 28, 2011
 
Happy Accidents
3.68
This book made me happy to be who I am. It made me feel more comfortable with my essential me-ness and that my life doesn't look anything like I wante ...more
Oct 2011
Oct 01, 2011
 
The Wishing Coin: A Modern Fairy Tale Novella
3.53
This was a sweet tale that was worth the time spent to read it without doubt. The plot was a very solid and enjoyable: a hard-working woman who felt o ...more
Feb 06, 2015
Feb 06, 2015
 
Dangerous Instincts: How Gut Feelings Betray Us
3.33
The author of this book has something important to share with the world but unfortunately she doesn't seem to be able to use the medium she chose to g ...more
Jun 28, 2012
Jun 27, 2012
 
The Wish Giver: Three Tales of Coven Tree
3.79
I first read this book when I was in grade school. I remembered being captivated by both the story and the way the frogs in the book croaked, "jug-a-r ...more
Sep 2011
Oct 01, 2011
 
Imperfect Birds
3.25
I picked this book up not realizing it was a continuation of Rosie's story. That was just the icing on the cake for me.

My favorite Lamott characters
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Aug 2010
Jan 28, 2011
 
The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
4.38
I was reluctant to read this book because the plot just seemed too heavy. I may not have read it if someone hadn't given it to me. But as it turns out ...more
Jan 25, 2011
Jan 27, 2011
 
Operating Instructions: A Journal of My Son's First Year
4.17
This was my first Lamott book. I was barely out of my teens the first time I read it. I remember practically rolling my eyes as I picked it up. It's n ...more
Jan 2009
Jan 28, 2011
 
Demon Girl (Rae Wilder, #1)
3.59
Fletcher is a very promising author and she creates a pretty unique world. For me, her use of the word demon to describe every being that wasn't human ...more
Jan 2011
Jan 28, 2011
 
The Everything Guide to Borderline Personality Disorder: Professional, Reassuring Advice for Coping with the Disorder and Breaking the Destructive Cycle
3.22
This book is mostly for people who know people with BPD. It leaves out a lot of information that might be necessary for people with the actual disorde ...more
Aug 13, 2012
Aug 04, 2012
 
Tell the Wolves I'm Home
4.03
This is a book about many of the different kind of relationships one has when one is a teenager and these relationships are written about so effective ...more
Jan 24, 2013
Dec 14, 2012
 
Running with Scissors
3.67
Burroughs' writing makes you laugh at tragic things. It makes you look at your life and be so ever-thankful. It makes you want to shake his hand and a ...more
Jan 2007
Jan 28, 2011
 
The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon
3.52
I am not usually a fan of King's work. Not because he's not phenomenally talented but because I just find his books too scary and gritty. But I loved ...more
Jan 2004
Jan 28, 2011
 
Mortal Ghost
3.11
I think this book had promise but I also think that the author tried to put two different books into one story. I didn't much care for the part with t ...more
Feb 04, 2011
Mar 01, 2011
 
Hollowland (The Hollows, #1)
3.98
I very much enjoyed this book. I loved the way the characters interacted and I loved that the author was able to create a believable romance during su ...more
Feb 14, 2011
Jan 28, 2011
 
A Queer and Pleasant Danger: The True Story of a Nice Jewish Boy Who Joins the Church of Scientology and Leaves Twelve Years Later to Become the Lovely Lady She is Today
3.91
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Jun 06, 2013
 
Catherine, Called Birdy
3.69
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Nov 13, 2011
 
Where the Sidewalk Ends: The Poems and Drawings of Shel Silverstein
4.26
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Jan 27, 2011
 
The Giving Tree
4.38
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Jan 27, 2011
 
Marked (House of Night #1)
3.78
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Jan 28, 2011
 
Love's Enduring Promise (Love Comes Softly #2)
4.14
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Nov 12, 2011
 
If I Have a Wicked Stepmother, Where's My Prince?
3.67
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Nov 11, 2012
Oct 20, 2012
 
Of Mice and Men
3.80
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Jan 27, 2011
 
Ruby (Landry, #1)
3.88
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Nov 16, 2014
Nov 13, 2011
 
Empress of the World (Battle Hall Davies, #1)
3.74
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Aug 2011
Aug 10, 2011
 
An Abundance of Katherines
3.72
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Feb 25, 2015
Aug 28, 2013
 
Carnal Innocence
3.85
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Dec 03, 2011
 
A Child Called "It" (Dave Pelzer #1)
4.07
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Nov 13, 2011
 
When Hope Springs New (Canadian West #4)
4.09
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Nov 12, 2011
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