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Memoirs of a Geisha
4.05
Memoirs of a Geisha is an amazing novel that discusses the life of a Geisha, a Japanese artist-entertainer. Both its very exotic setting, with its ext ...more
Apr 2005
Apr 15, 2007
 
Pride and Prejudice
4.23
Pride and Prejudice is special for many reasons; for one, its style and language – albeit sometimes difficult – are delightful beyond comparison. Old ...more
Sep 2004
Apr 15, 2007
 
The Last Lecture
4.23
I enjoyed watching his last lecture, which was extremely touching, but reading this book was even more touching. I actually teared up numerous times w ...more
Aug 26, 2008
Aug 29, 2008
 
Does My Head Look Big In This?
3.62
"Does My Head Look Big In This?" is the story of a Australian-Palestinian girl who decides to wear Hijab and the way her surroundings react to this de ...more
Dec 11, 2008
Dec 12, 2008
 
A Wrinkle in Time (A Wrinkle in Time Quintet, #1)
4.04
A Wrinkle in Time is a children's fantasy novel with a significant element of science fiction; its thoughtful ideas, intriguing plot and amusing conve ...more
May 2005
Jun 22, 2007
 
Reading Lolita in Tehran
3.55
Reading Lolita in Tehran is an autobiography of the life of its author, [Azar Nafisi]; by describing her life, the author gave a very interesting depi ...more
Jan 2005
Jun 22, 2007
 
The Female Brain
3.79
The Female Brain is a science book that discusses the physical and psychological aspects of the female brain. It will teach you how the female brain w ...more
Apr 17, 2009
Apr 17, 2009
 
Tuesdays with Morrie
4.01
Tuesdays with Morrie is a real story that occurred to [Mitch Albom] himself. Morrie Schwartz, a professor Mitch has been taught by during his universi ...more
Aug 2004
Jun 22, 2007
 
The Catcher in the Rye
3.77
Catcher in the Rye is the story of a teenager, Holden Caulfield, who tells us about a few days of his life after he got expelled from school; it is a ...more
May 2005
Apr 15, 2007
 
البوصلة القرآنية
4.34
هذا الكتاب هو أجمل كتاب عربي قرأته بدون مبالغة. الكتاب يدرس الخطاب القرآني بطريقة جميلة ويري القارئ الوجه الحقيقي للإسلام: كدين يدعو للتساؤل، البحث عن ...more
Sep 22, 2011
Sep 23, 2011
 
The Gift of Dyslexia: Why Some of the Smartest People Can't Read...and How They Can Learn
3.82
The Gift of Dyslexia talks of an interesting brain disorder, common among geniuses (Such as Albert Einstien and Leonardo Da Vinci). This disorder, if ...more
Nov 12, 2008
Dec 11, 2008
 
Who Speaks For Islam?: What a Billion Muslims Really Think
3.99
"Who Speaks for Islam?" is a gem; just plain simple: You should read it.

The world sees Islam through the most visible actions of the most extreme peop
...more
Dec 19, 2008
Dec 19, 2008
 
Physics of the Impossible: A Scientific Exploration into the World of Phasers, Force Fields, Teleportation, and Time Travel
4.05
This book is one of the best books in science. The approach the author follows is really interesting. He would take things that are available in scien ...more
Aug 2009
Aug 07, 2009
 
Outliers: The Story of Success
4.07
In this book, Malcolm Gladwell develops a theory of success. Success, he says, is not really about what we do, but rather about the opportunities we g ...more
Apr 24, 2009
Apr 24, 2009
 
Genetics For Dummies
3.87
This book is a really nice resource related to genetics and many aspects related to it (DNA, protiens, genetics and diseases ..). I have been interest ...more
Nov 2007
Nov 27, 2007
 
بيل ونبيل: حكايات ساخرة
3.10
بيل ونبيل هو مجموعة مقالات كتبها الكاتب في السنين الماضية وجمعها تحت كتاب واحد. المقالات الخمس الأولى تتحدث عن أحداث خيالية تجري بين الكاتب (نبيل المع ...more
Dec 22, 2008
Dec 22, 2008
 
Artemis Fowl (Artemis Fowl, #1)
3.79
Artemis Fowl is a genius criminal mastermind who is only twelve years old. This book describes his first encounter with the fairies, and his ingenious ...more
Oct 2005
Jun 22, 2007
 
Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation
3.84
This book talks about punctuation; the signs we use less and less as time goes on. I'm bad at using them - as you should have realized from reading th ...more
Aug 2004
Jun 22, 2007
 
Catch-22
3.97
Catch-22 is a term I knew since I was pretty young; in the past, it was a mere term to me, and I have never associated it with a book (Or a movie, for ...more
Sep 2004
Jun 22, 2007
 
A Brief History of Time
4.08
This book discusses the origin of the universe, its future, and the way it could have developed to its current state, and bases all that on physics. I ...more
May 2004
Jun 22, 2007
 
The Five People You Meet in Heaven
3.88
While the book is not the ultimate bit of art, the least I can say about it is that it is worth reading. I wish I could tweak it a bit and adjust some ...more
Jul 2004
Jun 22, 2007
 
Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance
3.76
In this book, Obama talks about his childhood, his family, and how his family and origin have influenced his life. Just like in his other book, The Au ...more
Dec 11, 2008
Dec 12, 2008
 
The Golden Compass (His Dark Materials, #1)
3.90
The Golden Compass (Or Northern Lights) is the first book of of the trilogy: His Dark Materials. It is a fantasy novel in which we witness a very intr ...more
Dec 26, 2008
Dec 26, 2008
 
Brave New World
3.94
Brave New World is a futuristic science fiction novel that discusses a controlled world in which humans are created in groups of twins (through a tech ...more
Jan 2009
Jan 15, 2009
 
Twilight (Twilight, #1)
3.56
Everybody has been talking about this book, and the movie. So I decided it's time for me to go ahead and read it. I'm usually not into stories with va ...more
Jan 08, 2010
Jan 08, 2010
 
Atlas Shrugged
3.66
An author trying to shove her point of view into everybody's mind. The book starts out as an interesting book, but as it progresses, it keeps getting ...more
Sep 24, 2011
Sep 24, 2011
 
A Million Little Pieces
3.60
This book describes the experience of an addict (Alcohol, drugs .. you name it) when he decides he wants to recover and the pain he suffered during re ...more
Feb 07, 2009
Feb 12, 2009
 
Switch: How To Change Things When Change Is Hard
4.00
This is one of the best books I read recently. It discusses change, at a behavioral level, and uses a simple model (of a rider representing the mind, ...more
Aug 05, 2011
Aug 24, 2011
 
Now, Discover Your Strengths
3.94
In this book, the author calls out for us to focus on our strengths rather than our weaknesses, and makes a very good case for that. I enjoyed listeni ...more
Aug 15, 2009
Sep 11, 2009
 
To Kill a Mockingbird
4.23
To Kill a Mockingbird is a novel addressing the issue of racism in the United States in the 1930s. It is written from the perspective of a young girl, ...more
Aug 14, 2009
Aug 14, 2009
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