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Sharp Objects
3.87
Dark and twisted! I read Sharp Objects because I loved Gillian Flynn's book Gone Girl from this summer.

This story is just as messed up as Gone Girl. H...more
Oct 10, 2012
Oct 10, 2012
 
Family Pictures
3.58
Bless Jane Green for doling out engrossing reads about women with drama just in time for summer. This is exactly the type of book I wanted to sink my...more
Apr 17, 2013
Mar 10, 2013
 
Pride and Prejudice
4.24
"It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife."

And so it begins.

I decided it wa...more
Oct 24, 2012
Oct 25, 2012
 
The End of Your Life Book Club
3.83
This book is thought provoking beyond words.

Will's mom, Mary Ann is diagnosed with pancreatic cancer and they inadvertently start a book club for the...more
Oct 13, 2012
Sep 29, 2012
 
May Cause Miracles: A 40-Day Guidebook of Subtle Shifts for Radical Change and Unlimited Happiness
3.93
This is the book that will greatly change your life!!! I feel so grateful that I stumbled upon Gabby and her work. She is fantastic!

Gabby takes you on...more
Mar 12, 2013
Mar 12, 2013
 
The Queen's Fool (The Tudor Court, #4)
3.78
I wish all of Philippa Gregory's books could be as good as The Other Boleyn Girl. This story is told from the perspective of Hannah, a Jewish girl liv...more
May 09, 2012
May 10, 2012
 
Without You
4.00
Let me start by saying that I absolutely love the musical Rent. I have seen it 3 times on Broadway and one time with the traveling group in Austin. Th...more
Nov 26, 2012
Nov 26, 2012
 
Fifty Shades of Grey (Fifty Shades, #1)
3.67
Wow. Talk about guilty pleasure. This book just pulls you in. You can't escape it. I have to say that it is rather scandalous though, so be prepare fo...more
Apr 06, 2012
Mar 21, 2012
 
The Darlings
3.36
Great summer read and a wonderful glimpse into how "the other half live." I always wondered what goes on inside all those glamorous penthouse apartmen...more
Apr 17, 2012
Apr 17, 2012
 
Between Shades of Gray
4.34
This book is absolutely fantastic. This is probably the best book I have read thus far in 2012. This is a story of Lina, a young girl living with her...more
Jun 22, 2012
May 30, 2012
 
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
3.82
This is the story of Christopher, a young boy living in the UK with his father and the kicker, he has autism.

The story is told through his point of v...more
May 04, 2012
May 04, 2012
 
A Partial History of Lost Causes
3.65
When I was reading this book at the nail salon, the nail tech asked me what I was reading. I had the hardest time explaining it, and when I did I said...more
May 17, 2012
Apr 09, 2012
 
The Comfort of Lies
3.47
I received this book through the Goodreads Giveaway program, thank you!

This is the story of three women and how our choices affect our lives and the l...more
Mar 10, 2013
Feb 07, 2013
 
The House I Loved
3.04
This book was an easy read as I read it over the weekend. I have to say I was expecting it to be just as good as Sarah's Key which I read last year an...more
Mar 11, 2012
Mar 11, 2012
 
Rebecca
4.17
This novel is absolutely outstanding!! Make yourself a cup of tea and curl up by the fire for this one. Loved it!

"Last night I dreamt I was at Manderl...more
Jan 24, 2013
Jan 10, 2013
 
Cascade
3.67
This is a smart, moving novel! Enjoyed it!

The story takes place beginning with the Great Depression and take us to post WW2. We go from small town Ma...more
Jan 30, 2013
Sep 22, 2012
 
The Light Between Oceans
3.96
Wow this book is fantastic! At last a truly wonderful book. The writing is fantastic and story pulls you in... You will become emotionally invested wi...more
Dec 07, 2012
Aug 29, 2012
 
Fifty Shades Freed (Fifty Shades, #3)
3.92
I finished out the series because it seemed like the right thing to do, but I found with each book I cared a little less, the writing became appalling...more
Jun 29, 2012
Jun 29, 2012
 
The House at Tyneford
3.78
Wow!!!! This is by far the best book I have read in 2012. Absolutely outstanding. Each sentence is like sipping your favorite wine, or enjoying a deca...more
Sep 20, 2012
Feb 23, 2012
 
Sutton
3.79
This is the story of Willie Sutton, notorious bank robber in NYC during the Great Depression. The writing is smart, eloquent, and makes you really thi...more
Nov 30, 2012
Sep 22, 2012
 
Winter of the World (The Century Trilogy #2)
4.25
At last I finished! I am sad to say this was my least favorite of the Ken Follett books. I loved the Pillars of the Earth, World Without End and Fall...more
Oct 05, 2012
Sep 12, 2012
 
Mudbound
3.99
This book is wonderful! You will be taken on a journey back to the rural South post WWII where racism was frighteningly real and dangerous. This story...more
Apr 13, 2012
Mar 20, 2012
 
Another Piece of My Heart
3.65
As I read this book, I jumped back an forth between 3 an 4 stars. This is a story of a 40 something woman, Andi, that marries into a ready-made family...more
Apr 20, 2012
Mar 20, 2012
 
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close
3.97
Wow. I read several negative reviews that almost deterred me from reading this book and I am so glad that I read it. Amazing. The story is narrated mo...more
Nov 16, 2011
Nov 16, 2011
 
My Cousin Rachel
3.87
I read Rebecca a couple of weeks ago and fell in love with Daphne du Maurier's writing. I started reading My Cousin Rachel a couple of days ago and sa...more
Feb 03, 2013
Feb 03, 2013
 
The Uninvited Guests
2.99
The story takes place on a large estate in the early 1900's. The story is over the course of a birthday weekend. A train crashes in town and the survi...more
Jan 26, 2013
Jan 09, 2013
 
Baby Proof
3.66
I actually read this book back in 2006 when it was published, but decided to read it again now that I am having a baby! It isn't really about babies o...more
Apr 10, 2013
Apr 10, 2013
 
Domestic Affairs
3.13
Refreshing end of summer read! I love when I find a beach appropriate book that isn't trite. I needed a beach book for Labor Day weekend and I can't s...more
Sep 06, 2012
Aug 29, 2012
 
American Wife
3.69
What an absolute treat. I was ready for something that wasn't depressing or something I would have to really break a sweat on and this book was wonder...more
Feb 17, 2013
Feb 18, 2013
 
The Last Letter from Your Lover
3.93
I absolutely loved Me Before You by Jojo Moyes so I decided to give this one a read.

This is a love story spanning decades. I enjoyed the book, the par...more
Mar 18, 2013
Mar 22, 2013
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