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A Street Cat Named Bob: How One Man and His Cat Found Hope on the Streets
3.94
It waa a very refreshing read in an autobiographical sense. A Street Cat Named Bob is the autobiography of James Bowen's life on the street, and the s...more
May 18, 2012
May 07, 2012
 
The Kid
3.72
I actually finished this book a day before doing this review, but only got round to this today.


I'd say this was more of a 3.5 rating than a 4, but we...more
Oct 14, 2011
Oct 11, 2011
 
The Historian
3.73
I got given this book when I was 17 by my college psychology teacher.
She had read it, and enjoyed it and gave it to me because she thought it would be...more
Jan 12, 2012
Sep 06, 2011
 
Geisha
3.93
This book was brilliant.
I loved how Liza wrote about the history of Geisha in Japan and every tiny detail of the things in their life - Kimono and how...more
Feb 09, 2012
Oct 22, 2011
 
Robert Pattinson: The Unauthorized Biography
3.36
This book is terrible.
I mean, I like Rob as much as the next girl... well, actually, probably not as much as most girls...
He is a great actor, but th...more
Oct 03, 2011
Oct 01, 2011
 
Operation Sunshine
3.30
More of a 2.5 stars. I got this book free in a mag - I think it was Cosmopolitan and I really wasn't interested in the look of it at all, or the blurb...more
Jan 2012
Dec 29, 2011
 
Valley of the Dolls
3.63
I bought this book with some money I got given for my birthday a few years back, it caught my eye - partly because of the new pretty hardback edition....more
Jan 06, 2012
Jan 01, 2012
 
Conversations With The Fat Girl
3.66
MAY CONTAIN SPOILERS!

So, I enjoyed the main character Maggie - although she is a little self-pitying, isn't everyone to some extent?
She has issues wi...more
Sep 29, 2011
Sep 23, 2011
 
Damaged: The Heartbreaking True Story of a Forgotten Child
4.15
This book was so easy, yet so hard to read.
The writing flows well and isn't too intricate, but the material it covers makes it incredibly hard to read...more
Sep 23, 2011
Sep 21, 2011
 
Girls' Night Out, Boys' Night In
3.35
Okay, so I am rating each story as they are, and then again as a whole:

Red Letter Day - 3/5
Mother Figure - 2.5/5
No Strings Attached - 4/5
When the Fat...more
Jul 29, 2012
Jul 25, 2012
 
Ready Or Not
3.31
Okay so this book was a perfect, light, chick-lit summer read. And that's the best way to sum it up for me.

Blurb:
[i]Every bride is entitiled to some p...more
May 27, 2012
May 13, 2012
 
The Swan Thieves
3.50
I've just finished this book this morning, and the only reason it has taken me so long to read is the fact that I've been constantly revising only hav...more
May 14, 2012
Apr 28, 2012
 
Dedication
3.16
This book was a gift from my little sister to me from christmas. Everyone knows I'm a bookworm, so it worked well to get me a book. :)
Its definately...more
Jan 18, 2012
Dec 29, 2011
 
The Innocent Man
3.76
I did a presentation on Rob Williamson and Dennis Fritz for my Law and Psychology class at uni - my partner for the presentation had read this book an...more
Jun 24, 2012
May 31, 2012
 
The Everlasting
4.06
This book started off slow... and I really wasn't into it at first, but I am not one to just quit on a book. I am so glad I didn't, as well.
The furthe...more
Sep 11, 2011
Sep 06, 2011
 
The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake
3.15
The Particular Sadness Of Lemon Cake - a story about a girl who can taste the emotions of people in the food they make.

The plot, yes I admit, sounds v...more
Nov 02, 2012
Oct 27, 2012
 
Foursome
3.48
Such an easy and fun read.

The book is about two couples: Rebecca and Dan, Isabel and Alex. These two couples are both best friends and have been toget...more
Oct 16, 2011
Oct 14, 2011
 
Dolores Claiborne
3.72
When I started this book, I didn't feel anything to strongly for it.
It didn't amaze me, it didn't bore me so I just kept on reading.

The story is about...more
Feb 16, 2012
Dec 29, 2011
 
Songs of the Humpback Whale
3.17
It's more of a two and a half stars, I'd say.
This is the second 'Picolt' book I've read, and I have to be honest when I say it took me a while to get...more
Oct 23, 2012
Sep 25, 2011
 
One Day
3.72
This book, as everyone knows, is about two people; Emma and Dexter. It visits them in their lives on One Day through every year of their lives, showin...more
Dec 06, 2012
Sep 06, 2011
 
The Interpretation of Murder (Freud, #1)
3.48
I loved this. It was clever, brilliantly written and was so refreshing reading a book with Freud in it that wasn't non-fiction.
I loved every sentance...more
Apr 26, 2012
Dec 29, 2011
 
The Girls
3.80
The first and the last paragraphs were the most wonderful couple of paragraphs I have read.
This book was beautiful.

MAY BE SPOILERS AHEAD.

It is about t...more
Mar 10, 2012
Sep 15, 2011
 
Room
3.95
Easily one of my new favorite books.

So let's start with the blurbs:

[i]'Jack is five. He lives in a singe, locked room with his Ma.'

'It's Jack's birthd...more
Nov 03, 2011
Sep 06, 2011
 
Damnation and Dames
4.53
I recieved this book in a Goodreads Giveaway!
Thank you for giving me the chance to read and review this book.

Seeing as this book is a compilation of s...more
Aug 21, 2012
Apr 09, 2012
 
Angela's Ashes: A Memoir of a Childhood
4.03
I remember watching this film years ago... I was young, and didn't really understand what was going on. I just knew it was a sad story and that the pe...more
Jun 03, 2012
Sep 06, 2011
 
A Certain Age
2.86
I hated how dysfuntional this story was.

SPOILER ALERT.

When I was reading this I was constantly questioning the parenting, or lack thereof.
I hated how...more
Feb 2012
Sep 06, 2011
 
We Need to Talk About Kevin
4.03
This book, to me, started off slow and I only really got into it at around page 200. But that would probably be because I had thought this book would...more
Sep 21, 2011
Sep 11, 2011
 
The Broken World
3.28
The Broken World has definately made it into my favorite book shelf.
The story is a true geeky/gamers type story.
It follows the life a guy writing a...more
Jan 24, 2012
Dec 29, 2011
 
Bright Shiny Morning
3.75
First off I want to say one part of the few endings I hated.
Not so much that it ruined the book because it actually did fit in very well, but so much...more
Jun 10, 2012
Sep 06, 2011
 
The Virgin Suicides
3.81
I remember watching The Virgin Suicides when I was younger... a few years back. Though, I remember I liked it - I couldn't funny remember what happene...more
Aug 04, 2012
Sep 06, 2011
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