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No Easy Day: The Firsthand Account of the Mission That Killed Osama Bin Laden
3.91
“I do not advertise the nature of my work, nor seek recognition for my actions.”

I had mixed feelings about purchasing and reading this book. I saw ‘Ma
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Sep 04, 2012
Sep 04, 2012
 
Lakota Woman
3.94
Re-read 18 years later

I met, Mary Crow Dog, in 1994, at her book signing, in Phoenix, Arizona. I was impressed that Mary took the time to not only sig
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Aug 30, 2012
Aug 30, 2012
 
Second Chance Grill (Liberty, #2)
4.12
A small town community goes viral.

The town is Liberty, Ohio and the setting is Second Chance Grill. The Grill has a new owner, Dr. Mary Chance, who i
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Oct 28, 2012
Oct 28, 2012
 
Science Fiction Book - Part 1 First Contact - Aoleon The Martian Girl
4.43
As a retired middle school teacher, I can attest that Aoleon The Martian Girl is an incredible science fiction adventure for this targeted age group. ...more
Jan 2015
Jan 01, 2015
 
Sherlock Holmes and the Needle’s Eye:The World's Greatest Detective Tackles the Bible's Ultimate Mysteries
3.66
More effective as a Bible study.

An unusual idea for readers to enjoy Holmes, but I wasn’t impressed. The book began with the Needle’s Eye, the means t
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Jun 2013
Jun 01, 2013
 
Cisco Bandits: A Gwynn Reznick Novel
5.00
A suspense thriller to include all the elements of a murder mini-series is contained in Cisco Bandits. Intriguing characters keep the reader engaged t ...more
Apr 20, 2015
Apr 20, 2015
 
The Dream You Make
4.29
Complex relationships

Annie McDaniel is in her thirties – owns and manages Green Interiors, a greenhouse – acting like a teenager at times, in other r
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Jun 15, 2013
Jun 15, 2013
 
War Horse (War Horse, #1)
4.11
From the farms of England as a working horse, to the battlefields of Germany during WWI, Joey, a Thoroughbred horse, talks in his own voice about his ...more
Nov 19, 2011
Nov 19, 2011
 
The Cost of Crude
4.44
A mystery thriller, jam packed with action in every scene, and a touch of romance to keep it interesting describes The Cost of Crude. The story is wel ...more
Oct 2014
Oct 01, 2014
 
Vandalism Of Words
3.24
I can’t praise this book enough. It is hysterical. After purchasing a copy, I thought it looked like the perfect read while waiting in the doctor’s of ...more
Aug 29, 2013
Aug 29, 2013
 
Dream Brother: A Novel
4.24
Toxic Combinations


Returning home for Jacob Gavel was bittersweet. Leaving New York and a failed marriage, Jacob reluctantly goes back home to San Fran
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Jan 2015
Jan 01, 2015
 
For The Love Of Sam
4.50
A Woman Scorned

Talk about getting screwed over by your friends! Poor Sam goes through hell in the midst of getting a divorce. He’s not exactly innocen
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Jun 13, 2012
Jun 13, 2012
 
Harry's Last Stand: How the World My Generation Built is Falling Down, and What We Can Do to Save It
4.21
A relative of Harry’s said, “The world has changed a lot since you were a boy.” Harry didn’t want to disagree, but thought the problem is that it hasn ...more
Feb 2015
Feb 01, 2015
 
Dead Scary: The Ghost Who Refused to Leave
4.58
Family drama in a teenage boy’s new home shared with Warrior Spirits and a dictatorial ghost turns normal life into chaos. Adam never expected the hom ...more
Mar 22, 2015
Mar 22, 2015
 
Mark of the Loon (Gen Delacourt Mystery, #1)
3.95
Great mystery and romance story for the Young Adult reader.

Climbing through a window, late at night, to check out a listing for an English cottage, i
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Sep 06, 2012
Sep 06, 2012
 
The Squirrel that Dreamt of Madness
4.18
There are two ways to view this book, one is as a crazy, fun, entertaining read. The other is as a serious, thought provoking, wake up call to the age ...more
Feb 10, 2012
Feb 10, 2012
 
Changing the Future
4.50

Happily Ever After

Changing the Future was a very nice romance novel. It was a love story with down to earth characters. When Lisa and Paul’s relations
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Aug 09, 2012
Aug 09, 2012
 
The Tegen Cave
4.12
A Spider’s Web of Crime and Corruption

Escaping from her boyfriend, Conner, and his mafia-style life of organized crime, Sara Jones becomes a silent he
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Jun 19, 2013
Jun 19, 2013
 
Twelve Houses
4.30
Difficult Decisions

A captivating piece of written art to provoke thought and reflection on one’s own life is how I perceived Twelve Houses. Olga Soaje
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Jan 2014
Jan 01, 2014
 
The Barley Hole Chronicles
4.59
The Barley Hole Chronicles: From Hell to Hamburg by Harry Leslie Smith

Smith writes a true love story during wartime in Hamburg 1947. The time span is
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Nov 17, 2011
Nov 17, 2011
 
Mama Cried
4.29
A Pun Review

Mama Cried is a damn good narrative. This grave story is tricky to review, without ruining the dramatic, unpredictable denouement that Tal
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Jan 11, 2015
Jan 11, 2015
 
Ten Busy Brownies
4.19
Illustrated by Sytiva Sheehan

I must admit I had to research Brownies. For some reason, during my childhood and lifetime, I missed these mythological l
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Oct 2014
Oct 01, 2014
 
Raffle's Name (Dog Aliens #1)
3.56
Dog adventures and space aliens create fun topics for stories - so what could be more fun than dog aliens from space.

Children in families with dogs wi
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Apr 12, 2013
Apr 12, 2013
 
VISITS Four Times
4.50
Extraordinary writing from Ginger Edwards in her four short stories about aliens from outer space, called Visits, Four Times.

Lighthearted and witty de
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Dec 09, 2013
Dec 09, 2013
 
Curious Creatures: 4 Books in 1 (Made By God)
4.40
Curious Creatures is a Level 2 I Can Read book about Rain Forest Friends, Jungle Beasts, Polar Bears, and Curious Creatures Down Under. The format is ...more
Apr 30, 2014
Apr 30, 2014
 
Components of Murder
4.40
Components of Murder is a biography of Gene McLain, yet it is cleverly written in the form of a novel.

As Blondie tells her husband, Gene McLain, “You
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Nov 04, 2012
Nov 04, 2012
 
Noah and the Mighty Ark
4.43
Suitable for young readers, Noah and the Mighty Ark is a delightful Bible story penned in rhyme. Adding to children’s learning experiences; the author ...more
Apr 16, 2014
Apr 16, 2014
 
Onto Yourself Collection: (Cut-up Poetry Inspired by David Bowie and RadioHead)
5.00
Before reading this collection, I had to research cut-up poetry. Here’s the best way to describe it by the Dadaist writer Tristan Tzara, who wrote “da ...more
Oct 2014
Oct 01, 2014
 
The Moon of Innocence
3.96
The story takes place in Catalonia, Spain, in 1963. It’s far away from the city, and farming is the way of life.

Cesar is an orphan, as his mother dies
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Sep 14, 2012
Sep 14, 2012
 
A Song for My Mother
3.33
A Song For My Mother by Kat Martin

While picking up my books on hold at the library, A Song For My Mother was being displayed on a shelf above my books
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Mar 15, 2012
Mar 15, 2012
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