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The Virgin Blue
At first when I read this book I was NOT liking it at all. I was confused about some parts that I had read and was not sure that I liked it at all.
Feb 2009
Jan 31, 2011
The Red Tent
I read this as the second choice for book club. I was highly skeptical at first about this book, then I was quickly wrapped up in the story. This stor...more
Apr 2009
Jan 31, 2011
All I Need Is Jesus & a Good Pair of Jeans: The Tired Supergirl's Search for Grace
After seeing post about this book on a Facebook status, I wanted to give it a try. Aughtmon is a mother of 3 and a Pastors wife. This book is a faith...more
Nov 2010
Jan 31, 2011
The Pact
I feel like The Pact was similar to 19 Minutes, which I loved. It is hard to imagine living in a jail for 7 months as an 18 year old, with your life i...more
Apr 2009
Feb 01, 2011
The Great Gatsby
A lot of people read The Great Gatsby in High School. I did not. I wanted to read it because many people have told me it is an interesting book, and I...more
Jul 2010
Jan 31, 2011
sTORI Telling
As a fan of 90210 I thought about reading Tori's book for a while. She was never my favorite character on the show and I couldn't name anything else s...more
Apr 07, 2011
Apr 04, 2011
The Castaways
I read 'Barefoot" by Hilderbrand a month ago and was eager to read another book by this author. Castaways was another well written book. This time the...more
Aug 2010
Feb 01, 2011
Believe It, Be It: How Being the Biggest Loser Won Me Back My Life
I am a big fan of the TV show The Biggest Loser. I did not watch all of the season that featured Ali the author. I have seen her in person and loved h...more
Mar 30, 2011
Mar 29, 2011
Heads up: This review is going to be full of spoilers!

Room is written from the point of view of a 5 year old. As most 5 yr olds are sheltered, Jack ha...more
May 20, 2011
May 17, 2011
Something Blue (Darcy & Rachel, #2)
I read Something Blue knowing that I might not like the book being that it focuses on Darcy. I was "Team Rachel" from the start. I thought it was grea...more
May 16, 2011
May 11, 2011
L.A. Candy (L.A. Candy, #1)
I am going to come right out and call this a new guilty pleasure. I did not expect to like it. I was interested in what it was about and picked it up...more
Jun 09, 2011
Jun 07, 2011
Big Stone Gap (Big Stone Gap, #1)
This book is much different and also very similar to the other books that I have read by Trigiani. There are many classic elements of an Italian up br...more
May 2009
Feb 01, 2011
The Beach House
This is a great summer time beach read!
The story had depth, but easy to follow. I enjoy the multiple character and story that this book has. You learn...more
Sep 29, 2009
Apr 07, 2011
Lipstick Jungle
Just wanted to leave a tid bit about Candace Bushnell's novel "Lipstick Jungle".
This is the same author that has fame from Sex in the City, Trading u...more
Jun 21, 2007
Apr 07, 2011
Plain Truth
I was taken deep into this one.
I think it is because I can remember going to the Amish parts of Pennsylvania, and not understand as a kid, why these...more
Aug 10, 2008
Apr 07, 2011
The Pioneer Woman: Black Heels to Tractor Wheels
I have to preface this review by saying that I am a fan of Ree and her blog at The Pioneer Woman. I think she is funny and someone I would want to be...more
Apr 17, 2011
Apr 08, 2011
Promises to Keep
This book was a pick for my Book Club, but I wanted to read it on my own also.
The book had me sobbing at one point and laughing at another. Green rev...more
Jul 2010
Feb 01, 2011
Very Valentine
I think that I have found another favorite author! Adriana Trigiani's Very Valentine is a very intresting and descriptive book.
I had very heard of Tr...more
Feb 2009
Jan 31, 2011
Welcome To Shirley
Being that I lived very close (walking distance) to BNL, I found this book very relevant and well written.
McMasters explains a lot about the lab, what...more
Aug 2009
Apr 07, 2011
Milk Glass Moon (Big Stone Gap, Book 3)
What a fantastic book! This is truly the best of the series so far!

This book is spread over a number of years and shows the main characters developing...more
Aug 2009
Feb 01, 2011
Julie and Julia: My Year of Cooking Dangerously
This book was a disappointment for me. I found it to be repetitive and felt embarrassed for the writer. Who admits to maggots in their apartment?!? Or...more
Jun 07, 2011
May 20, 2011
A Wedding in December
This is the kind of book that makes you think about the choices that you are making now, that you have made in the past and how it will all wrap up in...more
May 2007
Feb 01, 2011
Big Cherry Holler (Big Stone Gap, #2)
We are back in the Mountains with Ave and Jack. This story takes place 8 years from the end of the last story (Big Stone Gap).

We learn even more about...more
Jul 2009
Feb 01, 2011
The Short Second Life of Bree Tanner (Twilight, #3.5)
After being a fan of the Twilight saga I had to read this spin off book. Bree was a character briefly mentioned in a fight scene. The readers know her...more
Jan 2011
Feb 02, 2011
The Art of Racing in the Rain
This was a Book Club pick. I have seen this at book stores before but never picked it up. I wish I would have read this book sooner. What a fantastic...more
Mar 29, 2011
Mar 22, 2011
Lucia, Lucia
I loved love loved this book! What a beautiful tale of Lucia a woman growing up in Greenwich Village in a big Italian Family in the 1950's. If there h...more
Mar 2009
Jan 31, 2011
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn was a book that was chosen for an online book club that I have joined. This book was almost abandoned be me a few times. I wa...more
Mar 2009
Feb 01, 2011
My Horizontal Life: A Collection of One-Night Stands
This was the first book I have read by Chelsea Handler. It is called "A collection of One Night Stands" but in reality it is a book about life experie...more
Jan 2011
Jan 31, 2011
Summer Sisters
I thought this book would be more light summer reading, than a story about how fun yet hard and complicated friendship can be.
It was not a bad book....more
Aug 2008
Feb 01, 2011
The Tenth Circle
There is a theme that I see in Picoult books: A family that seems normal but has hidden flaws that surface in times of trouble. In this book the Stone...more
May 09, 2011
Apr 07, 2011
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