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Sherlock Bones, Tracer of Missing Pets
I picked this book up on the "free" shelf at Ed McKay about a hundred years ago (maybe less). When I first saw it, I thought, "Hey, that'll be a quick ...more
Dec 27, 2009
Dec 27, 2009
The Lost Episodes of Beatie Scareli
I have finished the book. And it's yet another dark/twised book written by a GoodReader!!! (I'm beginning to think that you people were born of the sa ...more
Jul 30, 2008
Jul 06, 2008
Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life
10/6--Kim, are you out there? Are you listening?
You're Amy Krouse Rosenthal, aren't you?
Me, too!!!

10/10--In a brief half hour of stillness, I open my
Oct 11, 2008
Apr 29, 2008
Barefoot in the Park
5 stars for the great mood I'm in right now. This play is just plain silliness, which normally doesn't float my boat. But man, oh, man, today it just ...more
Jun 09, 2009
Jun 09, 2009
Kristy's Big Day (The Baby-Sitters Club, #6)
5th grade, I was a total BabySitters Club addict. I think I read them until I was in 9th grade or something embarrassing. Anyway, THIS particular one ...more
Jan 1988
Sep 26, 2008
Five Quarters of the Orange
**spoiler alert** Finished it this afternoon. I would have given it more stars, but I can't stand violence. Holocost violence is the worst. Ok, so it ...more
Mar 2008
Feb 16, 2008
Finally, I have completed my first Vonnegut.

Amazing that an introduction can make the book that much more touching. As personal as a novel can get, I
Dec 13, 2009
Aug 11, 2008
Alias Grace
I couldn't finish it at first. It took three attempts over the course of a couple years, but I've done it now! With no regrets and a great feeling of ...more
Aug 12, 2010
Jan 30, 2008
Moral Disorder: and Other Stories
FU GR app for losing my review. It was one of the best reviews I've ever written and I'm too lazy (and forgetful) to recreate it. So I guess, also, FU ...more
Apr 14, 2014
Apr 14, 2014
I thought I could fake my way into being loved by you people, pretending (and believing it myself, in fact) to live up to your intellect, finally earn ...more
not set
Dec 10, 2013
The Fault in Our Stars
I had no expectations of liking this book. In fact, I thought I'd be annoyed by teenageryness and grudgingly race to the end just so I can read this b ...more
not set
Jul 13, 2014
Under Milk Wood
My dad was in this play when he was in college or something, so it made me like it more. But it also made me distracted because the whole time, I was ...more
Jan 2002
Apr 08, 2008

I just don't know what I think of ths book. I very much liked a lot of it. I tell ya, all that junior high stuff made me cringe because of how mu
Aug 25, 2010
Apr 13, 2008
The Monster at the End of this Book (Sesame Street)
(4/23/09) I saw a quote from this book on my friend Misha's profile last night and a flood of good feelings came rushing over me. While I don't rememb ...more
Jan 1980
Apr 23, 2009
Sometimes I forget that David Sedaris isn't funny in the way you might think. But he's pathetically, sadly, humanly funny and that makes him better th ...more
Nov 04, 2011
Nov 04, 2011
Ecology of a Cracker Childhood
I did not like this book. It had a spanking scene and I can't overcome a spanking scene. Tooooo much for me to handle.

There were, however, two inciden
Dec 2010
Dec 01, 2010
The Great Gatsby
So, originally when I read this book I was in high school. And my GR, one star review said: "Maybe I was too young to appreciate this book when I read ...more
Sep 24, 2011
Dec 14, 2007
Inferno (Robert Langdon, #4)
I should've broken up with this book after the first few chapters. Instead, I stuck with it, hanging on to the infrequent glimmers of joy that I once ...more
not set
Jun 29, 2014
The Yellow Boat
A very touching play and true story. It will make you cry but it will make you love, too. I'm tearing up a bit just reading the summary on this websit ...more
Feb 1998
Jun 08, 2008
Diary of a Fairy Godmother
Cute is the most fitting word I can think of. This book is just plain cute. Annoyingly cute at times. But also touching in its cuteness.

Make your own
Mar 23, 2009
Mar 22, 2009
The Goat, or Who is Sylvia?
This play is about guy who fucks a goat (which is really gross). And even though it's about a guy who fucks a goat, it's VERY GOOD!
Jan 29, 2009
Feb 01, 2009
Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail
I'm not ready to write a review just yet. I'd rather sit with it a bit. Quiet and still.
Oct 30, 2014
Oct 30, 2014
You Betcha!: The Witless Wisdom of Sarah Palin
Gave me something to do for an hour. This book was kinda pitiful really.
Nov 27, 2010
Nov 27, 2010
The Complete Idoit's Guide for Dumies
I wouldn't pay 15 bucks for this sucker, but the $3 I paid was well worth it! Combing through the Humor section of my local used bookstore, I came acr ...more
Dec 03, 2008
Nov 30, 2008
Promises to Keep (Newford, #21)
I spent a great deal of time being angry at Mr. de Lint for introducing me to a Jilly that's completely wrong. And while I'm still miffed at him for j ...more
Mar 10, 2009
Mar 02, 2009
Swish: My Quest to Become the Gayest Person Ever and What Ended Up Happening Instead
This book is so freaking good and absolutely nothing like the fairy princess adventure I expected it to be. I held my hand to my mouth and cried silen ...more
not set
Nov 02, 2013
Angel Landing
I usually really enjoy Alice Hoffman. And this book was enjoyable IF you could lay aside the fact that the main character is a terrible therapist and ...more
Aug 11, 2013
Aug 14, 2013
Ender's Game (The Ender Quintet, #1)
Loved it. I actually felt like this story was absolutely complete as is. Not sure why Uncle Orson wrote more Ender books. But regardless, Ender's Game ...more
Dec 2004
Feb 17, 2008
Trader (Newford, #7)
I finished my book, I finished my book, I finished my book, I finished my book!!! I love it when I finish a book.

Good ol' Freaky Friday kind of story
Apr 13, 2008
Feb 05, 2008
My favorite Neil Gaiman. Very different in style than American Gods. Typical Average Joe Turns Hero story with likeable characters and lots of gumptio ...more
Jan 2001
Dec 13, 2007