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The Perfect Letter
3.47
it was amazing
"For a decade she’d been replaying the events of that night in her head over and over late at night, on the subway, at work, wondering what if?"

The Pe
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Mar 25, 2015
Mar 09, 2015
 
The Butterfly and the Violin (Hidden Masterpiece, #1)
4.07
it was amazing
In The Butterfly and the Violin, Kristy Cambron paints two stories, both filled with haunting imagery, remarkable clarity, and historical significance ...more
Aug 03, 2014
Jul 14, 2014
 
Unconventional
3.52
really liked it
Unconventional, by J.J. Hebert

This is … well … an unconventional story.

James Frost, a writer with low self-esteem and self-worth, struggles to live ou
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May 12, 2011
Apr 30, 2011
 
All Beautiful Things
4.07
it was amazing
I love beautiful storytelling.

I love when passages from a book get stuck in my head like a catchy tune I can’t get enough of.

I love falling in love
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Jan 19, 2014
Jan 19, 2014
 
Never Said
3.51
really liked it
Never Said, by Carol Lynch Williams, is uniquely written. The twin sister’s chapters are opposing in structure style and font, making it easy to follo ...more
Aug 29, 2015
Aug 20, 2015
 
A Modern Witch (A Modern Witch, #1)
3.72
it was amazing
A Modern Witch, by Debora Geary, is not at all what I expected. It was much more than a fantasy story. What a delightful read. This book is filled wit ...more
Apr 29, 2011
Apr 20, 2011
 
The Story Keeper (Carolina #2)
4.24
it was amazing
The Story Keeper is one of my two favorite books of 2014! I was invested from page one, and fell in love with the characters, time periods, and storyl ...more
Oct 04, 2014
Sep 30, 2014
 
Where the River Ends
4.09
it was amazing
“The Bucket List” meets “The Notebook”

I couldn’t put this book down. This is the sweetest story of never-ending, to the core, selfless, dedicated love
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Jan 2011
Feb 06, 2011
 
Bittersweet
3.44
it was amazing

My memory of the many afternoons I spent at Flat Rocks that summer is long and lingering, bound up with the reassuring sense of things always having b
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May 29, 2014
May 29, 2014
 
Wildwood Creek (Moses Lake, #4)
4.06
it was amazing
If you’ve read any of Lisa Wingate’s books, then you already know this read will be fabulous. For those of you who aren’t acquainted with Moses Lake, ...more
Mar 27, 2014
Mar 27, 2014
 
A Marriage Carol
3.76
it was amazing
This is a charming, heartwarming story of Jacob and Marlee--a couple on the brink of divorce. On the way to the attorney's office Marlee's life spins ...more
Mar 13, 2014
Mar 13, 2014
 
The Dandelion Field (Banister Falls, #1)
4.26
it was amazing
Gin couldn’t pinpoint the exact day she’d stashed a suitcase in the closet without unpacking the contents first. All Gin knew was that it made her fee ...more
Feb 20, 2015
Feb 17, 2015
 
Moon Over Edisto
4.03
it was amazing
Moon Over Edisto touched me deeply. Julia, the main character, feels like a friend. I sympathized with her and urged her through the tough times. I to ...more
Mar 10, 2013
Feb 07, 2013
 
Dreaming in English
3.75
liked it
Tamila (Tami) Soroush leaves a repressed life in Iran to find opportunity and freedom in the United States. Her plans to find a husband on a visitor’s ...more
Mar 09, 2011
Mar 09, 2011
 
Parents Behaving Badly
3.15
really liked it
Parents Behaving Badly, by Scott Gummer, is a fun read. Several scenes are hilarious, but the sweet, tender side to this story makes it most memorable ...more
Apr 2011
Mar 21, 2011
 
The Devil's Due
3.90
really liked it
The Devil’s Due, by Arliss Adams, is a follow-up story of the book, Devil’s Dance. The story reveals what happens to Jen Conner after her horrible exp ...more
Jan 2011
Feb 06, 2011
 
The Sea Keeper's Daughters (Carolina #3)
4.10
it was amazing
The Sea Keeper’s Daughters is a beautifully written, expertly layered story of mystery, history, and the family dynamics of multiple generations. Lisa ...more
Sep 09, 2015
Feb 25, 2015
 
Are You Going to Kiss Me Now?
3.12
it was amazing
Are You Going To Kiss Me Now? is an enjoyable, lighthearted read.

Sixteen year old Francesca Manning wins an essay contest for Seventeen magazine (neve
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Jun 30, 2011
May 31, 2011
 
The Language of Flowers
4.07
it was amazing
The Language of Flowers, by Vanessa Diffenbaugh

To put it simply, this book is brilliant. Any book that can make me cry, yell, gasp in horror, and feel
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Aug 22, 2011
Jun 08, 2011
 
End of Mae
3.97
really liked it
Mae, a naïve and eager writer, hopes to boost her career from small town reporter, by researching the eerie disappearances (believed to be caused by t ...more
Sep 05, 2011
Jun 21, 2011
 
Chasing Amanda
3.44
it was amazing
Chasing Amanda is a riveting story. Molly Tanner, unknowingly witnesses the kidnapping of a young girl who is later found dead. The horrid tragedy hau ...more
Sep 14, 2011
Jun 23, 2011
 
Shadows on the Sand (Seaside Mysteries)
3.94
it was amazing
Shadows on the Sand, by Gayle Roper.

As someone who doesn’t usually read mystery stories, I’ve got to say, I enjoyed this thoroughly! It has just the r
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Aug 29, 2011
Jul 30, 2011
 
Red Hook Road
3.51
really liked it
A young couple, Becca Copaken and John Tetherly are married for only an hour before their young lives are cut short in a horrible tragedy, yet their f ...more
Oct 03, 2011
Jul 30, 2011
 
Take This Regret (Take This Regret, #1)
4.06
it was amazing
Take This Regret, by Amy Lichtenhan

Elizabeth and Christian are college sweethearts. Their love is going strong until an unexpected life sends them int
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Dec 21, 2011
Sep 08, 2011
 
Plain Jane
3.75
really liked it

Plain Jane is a cute YA book. It addresses the standard day-to-day issues teens deal with (dating, teasing, insecurities, etc…) in a fun and humorous
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Sep 11, 2011
Sep 11, 2011
 
The Air We Breathe
3.81
really liked it
The Air We Breathe started a little slow, but as the story unfolded, it gained a steady pace.

One of the opening scenes, in which a young girl enters a
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Jan 10, 2013
Dec 31, 2012
 
Angel
3.61
really liked it
Two of my favorite things about this book are the nostalgic references and southern flavor. It brings me back to younger days of Cheerwine, transistor ...more
Jul 14, 2012
Jul 15, 2012
 
Grave Robbers
3.80
really liked it
I really like the main character in this story. Twelve-year old Charlie is a smart and spunky little tomboy. She and her father (Frank) have a rather ...more
Nov 16, 2011
Nov 15, 2011
 
Smitten (Smitten, #1)
3.79
it was amazing
Smitten, by Colleen Coble, Kristin Billerbeck, Denise Hunter, & Diann Hunt
A Christian Romance

When the logging mill shuts down in the Smitten, Verm
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Dec 15, 2011
Dec 08, 2011
 
In Leah's Wake
3.20
really liked it
In Leah’s Wake is a story about family, relationships, finding your true self, forgiveness, and taking action. It’s also a cautionary tale of how the ...more
Jun 02, 2012
Mar 13, 2012
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