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Election
3.85
When I first saw the movie back in the 1990s, I hadn't embraced my dark side yet. I thought it was depressing and left me with the feeling of, "Now wh...more
not set
Apr 18, 2007
 
The Road
3.94
I read The Road for the second time last month, and I realized I never reviewed it. Kind of surprising, considering how much I love to go on and on......more
not set
May 01, 2008
 
High Fidelity
3.95
Rob, a record store owner/screw-up, can't get over Laura, a girl he half-heartedly fell into a relationship with. His inability to cope with reality h...more
not set
Apr 18, 2007
 
The Virgin Suicides
3.81
Although Middlesex is camped on my bookshelf, I figured I'd try to read Virgin Suicides first because it's about a third of the size. Also, I wanted t...more
Aug 04, 2008
Jun 06, 2008
 
The Ice Harvest
3.57
I don't think I would have liked this book a year ago. I preferred my quirky books more lighthearted and less noir. Now, I like my quirky in any form-...more
not set
Dec 20, 2007
 
Empire Falls
3.87
This book has been on my To-Read list for longer than I can remember. The prologue was what killed me every time I attempted to get into it; I'm a ver...more
Jun 30, 2008
Sep 28, 2007
 
About a Boy
3.78
I. Love. This. Book.

Everybody loves High Fidelity the best out of Nick Hornby's books, but this is by far my favorite.

The two main characters, Marcus...more
not set
Apr 18, 2007
 
The Time Traveler's Wife
3.92
I honestly didn't think I would love this book as much as I did. But this has become my new favorite book. I want to read it over and over again.

I'm g...more
Oct 2007
May 02, 2007
 
His Dark Materials (His Dark Materials #1-3)
4.23
I can't summarize all three books without writing a novel myself. The heroine, Lyra, is wonderful. The twists are brilliant. And the concepts behind i...more
not set
May 01, 2007
 
The Secret Life of Bees
3.96
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Apr 18, 2007
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