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Keith Richards, Life as a Rolling Stone
3.60
For as long as I can remember Keith Richards has been the definition of cool for me. Before reading this book, I knew very little about the man outsid ...more
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Aug 08, 2011
 
Save Me
3.59
The premise of this story is very intriguing and it drew me right in. Somewhere about halfway through it fell apart in a big way. If I'd been playing ...more
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Aug 08, 2011
 
Zeitoun
4.08
This story completely enraged me and has lessened my faith even more in how our government handles disasters. Zeitoun takes responsibility for not eva ...more
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Aug 08, 2011
 
Kings of the Earth
3.64
This was an interesting read. It was pretty much a portrait of how difficult and empty life can be. The character Audie was interesting and will stick ...more
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Aug 08, 2011
 
Closing Time
3.46
A good read. The story of Joe and his relationship with his dad was good enough but then when you add in the history of Philly and it's people it was ...more
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Aug 08, 2011
 
Journey from the Land of No: A Girlhood Caught in Revolutionary Iran
3.70
Best book I've read all year. I've read many books that take place in the Middle East but this was the 1st book I've read about being a Jew in a Musli ...more
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Aug 08, 2011
 
State of Wonder
3.83
Patchett is one of my all time favorite authors and I'm happy to say she did it again. There were a few moments that were a little far fetched but the ...more
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Aug 08, 2011
 
Cutting for Stone
4.27
This was a book that I kept saying I was going to read and didn't get around to it for nearly a year. Glad I finally did. I was sad to finish it becau ...more
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Aug 08, 2011
 
Bloodroot
3.75
The only reason I'm only giving his 3 stars is because it was very hard to read in some parts. It was VERY well written but probably not the thing to ...more
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Aug 08, 2011
 
The Miracle Life of Edgar Mint
3.94
Thanks to the dude at the bookstore who recommended this book! This story was violent, funny, made me cry, surprising and a great read overall. Some v ...more
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Aug 08, 2011
 
In the Sanctuary of Outcasts
3.74
An easy read and an absolutely fascinating story. I found myself more interested in the history of the patients at Carville and not as much in the aut ...more
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Aug 08, 2011
 
Stones Into Schools: Promoting Peace With Books, Not Bombs, in Afghanistan and Pakistan
3.87
Can't say enough good things about Greg Mortenson and the work he does with the CAI. This was by far the best non-fiction I've read all year. Mortenso ...more
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Aug 08, 2011
 
Faith
3.83
Damn good book. Had trouble putting it down. It was a nice reminder to me to check my stereotypes at the door. Well written, thought provoking and one ...more
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Aug 08, 2011
 
The Woods
4.02
Fast paced easy read. This is the 2nd book by Coben that I've read and I wasn't disappointed. I always try to predict what the twist is in a book like ...more
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Aug 08, 2011
 
The Bedwetter: Stories of Redemption, Courage, and Pee
3.51
A mostly funny read though I felt like by the end she didn't know what else to write about. I would have liked more stories from her youth and less ab ...more
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Aug 08, 2011
 
Juliet, Naked
3.47
Loved this book. Like his other books this would make a great movie. I laughed out loud in several places. A good break from the dark stuff I've been ...more
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Aug 08, 2011
 
The Adults
3.47
Very interesting perspective on a relationship that shouldn't have happened as well as a good coming of age story. Pretty violent in places but overal ...more
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Aug 08, 2011
 
The Poisonwood Bible
3.99
This was my all time favorite book until I read Shantaram by Gregory David Roberts. Poisonwood tells a story from several different viewpoints. Very h ...more
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Aug 08, 2011
 
Firefly Lane (Firefly Lane, #1)
4.03
A decent read. Somewhat predictable but since I found myself crying at the end anyway I'd recommend to fans of good old fashioned chick lit tearjerker ...more
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Aug 08, 2011
 
The Help
4.44
Fantastic book. One of the best I've read in awhile. I wouldn't mind seeing a sequel because I want to know what became of the characters later on.
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Aug 08, 2011
 
The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon
3.85
Fascinating story. It could have been shorter but overall I'm always a big fan of stories about man vs. nature.
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Aug 08, 2011
 
Blue Boy
3.69
I really wanted this kid to be the next incarnation of Krishna! Hilarious and sad all at the same time.
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Aug 08, 2011
 
My Lobotomy: A Memoir
3.67
Very sad story but I highly recommend. The history of Dr. Freeman and lobotomies in general was very interesting.
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Aug 08, 2011
 
Faithful Place (Dublin Murder Squad, #3)
3.95
This was my least favorite of French's novels mainly because I figured it out way too quick.
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Aug 08, 2011
 
The Good Daughters
3.49
I really liked thisone. It didn't go the way I thought it would. Really good story.
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Aug 08, 2011
 
Minding Frankie
3.76
Exactly what I would have expected. Comfort reading at it's best. Just what I needed! :)
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Aug 08, 2011
 
Sliver of Truth (Ridley Jones #2)
3.72
Awesome story! Kept me guessing, faced paced had trouble putting it down!
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Aug 08, 2011
 
When You Are Engulfed in Flames
4.02
Funny as heck! I highly recommend. April in Paris is particularly hilarious.
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Aug 08, 2011
 
Georgia Bottoms
3.37
This was a nice light read with some pretty biting humor! Loved the ending! :)
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Aug 08, 2011
 
Caught
3.97
Loved it! Favorite Coben by far! Kept me guessing until the end!
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Aug 08, 2011
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