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You Suck (A Love Story, #2)
3.82
liked it
I liked this book just fine. It is, evidently, a sequel to Blood Sucking Fiends which I haven't read. Oops.
Jul 20, 2012
Jun 27, 2012
 
Brave Enough
3.91
liked it
Cheryl Strayed is in a special class of women who Just Know. Wise and wonderful and naked, and while--as she herself admits--she's a fuckup, she's a r ...more
Feb 05, 2017
Feb 05, 2017
 
Shadow Theatre
3.11
really liked it
A complex story from multiple characters, I'm still sorting them all out. I am mesmerized by the magic, the ghosts. This book takes us to just the mid ...more
not set
Jun 20, 2008
 
Twilight (Twilight, #1)
3.57
liked it
This book is a love story. 400 pages of love story, 50 pages of danger, then 50 more pages of love story. I liked it--it was cute and sweet (even thou ...more
Nov 17, 2008
Jul 02, 2008
 
A Is for Alibi (Kinsey Millhone, #1)
3.82
liked it
I'm pretty sure I originally read this in the early 90s while at the beach with my family, wearing a blue-with-white-polka-dot pajama set that I reall ...more
Jan 07, 2017
Jan 07, 2017
 
Bossypants
3.94
it was amazing
I love this book SO MUCH! And I love Tina Fey like a thousand times more now than I did before I read this book.

I don't know what I expected, but what
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Jun 17, 2015
Jun 17, 2015
 
Bluebeard's Egg and Other Stories
3.74
it was amazing
I am soooooo happy right now. Not because the book is finally over, but because I am fulfilled by the very reading of it. This touching book is 13 of ...more
Dec 29, 2011
Aug 19, 2011
 
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
4.29
really liked it
Reading Sherlock Holmes stories in preparation for visiting the international Sherlock Holmes exhibition in St. Louis December 2014. The books are so ...more
Jan 02, 2015
Dec 23, 2014
 
Man, Interrupted: Welcome to the Bizarre World of OCD, Where Once More is Never Enough
3.27
Why does this book KEEP getting deleted off my shelves? REALLY???????? WHY????????? I obeyed what the GoodReads staff commanded of me! I didn't attack ...more
not set
Nov 10, 2008
 
Nine Stories
4.19
really liked it
Something spilled in my bag and the cover got wet and stuck to something else and is now ripped.

These are the fragile pages that tear when I turn them
...more
Aug 12, 2012
May 25, 2008
 
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Stories
3.93
liked it
Again, I think I only like this book for nostalgic reasons. We did the stage version in college and it was SOOOO much fun! The show that let me fall i ...more
Oct 1998
Mar 12, 2008
 
Twelve Angry Men
4.06
liked it
Eh, it's famous and all, so I read it. But I don't feel that my life has been changed in any way. Which is odd, because I just love character studies. ...more
Jan 1996
Apr 12, 2008
 
The Robber Bride
3.82
it was amazing
Loved it! The dream sequence was beautiful--the kind of beautiful that makes me close my eyes and sit still for several minutes and just breathe.

We c
...more
Mar 11, 2008
Jan 22, 2008
 
The Day I Swapped My Dad for Two Goldfish
4.03
it was amazing
Rocktastic most wonderfully-awesome book!!!!!!! This cover is not the one I have. I have the Dave McKean cover--not sure what this one is. Mine is bet ...more
Mar 2002
Mar 31, 2008
 
Age of Consent
3.44
it was amazing
This book is excellent as long as you love being scared and grossed out. I didn't figure the ending out til the end--the part about the...

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Jan 05, 2012
Apr 21, 2008
 
Faina
3.68
liked it
Not bad! If you envision the whole book as an episode of the series, ya can kinda get into it. The emotional stuff just takes up space, and jack accid ...more
not set
Jul 16, 2008
 
The Graveyard Book
4.11
10/15/2008--Ginnie's Review is great. I love the idea of being a young self inside. Beautiful!

3/21/09--oooooh, snap! Ginnie done got kicked off GoodRe
...more
not set
Oct 15, 2008
 
I Remember Mama: Broadway Version
3.88
really liked it
If I read this play now, I'd rate it 2 or 3 stars, but I did this play in 11th grade, so it gets the 11th grade rating. Adam Nicholson drew a poster f ...more
Jan 1995
Apr 12, 2008
 
Hamlet
4.00
it was amazing
What theatre person hasn't read Hamlet? Probably one of my favorite Shakespeares. He may have been commissioned to write his stuff, but some of it is ...more
Jan 1996
Feb 21, 2008
 
Deception Point
3.66
liked it
Dan Brown gets a lot of flack for his formulaic style--and I get it. But this book wasn't so bad. Not earth-shattering, but I liked it. Politics, NASA ...more
Jan 29, 2012
Mar 07, 2008
 
Breathers: A Zombie's Lament
3.83
liked it
I'm now a bit more accepting of people who enter into relationships very soon after their significant others die. I get it. Still tough, but I get it. ...more
May 22, 2010
Apr 13, 2009
 
Wet: More Aqua Erotica
3.44
really liked it
I have to admit, there are quite a number of stories in this collection that I go back to every now and then. The first book of erotic stories I ever ...more
Jun 2003
Jan 30, 2008
 
Rubyfruit Jungle
3.88
liked it
Molly Bolt and Scout Finch could be sisters. Both just going their own way. When you read this book, I think you should read it like you're a woman in ...more
Jan 07, 2014
Nov 07, 2010
 
The One in the Middle Is the Green Kangaroo
3.67
I don't remember what this book was about. Is about? Stupid grammar. Anyway, I think we had this book lying around when I was a kid. It always reminde ...more
not set
Apr 03, 2008
 
Memory and Dream (Newford, #2)
4.22
it was amazing
Named my cat after the main character. Yep, that's where "Copley" came from. He is nothing like Isabelle, though. Oh, god. I AM a crazy cat lady. Sorr ...more
Feb 2004
Nov 28, 2007
 
The Diary of a Young Girl
4.10
liked it
When I first read this diary, I LOVED it. But now, I'm thinking, "ok ok enough about terrible terrible nazis. they were awful and I don't want to thin ...more
Jan 1989
Mar 06, 2008
 
Many Waters (A Wrinkle in Time Quintet, #4)
4.01
it was ok
The fourth in the Wrinkle in Time series. This one is LOADED with religious overtones--actually set at the time of Noah's Ark. I don't much like relig ...more
Jan 1992
Mar 07, 2008
 
Headlong
3.65
did not like it
In all fairness, I couldn't actually finish reading this book. Way too much talk about art without being interesting. Maybe I just don't like art. Cou ...more
not set
Dec 14, 2007
 
The Blind Assassin
3.94
really liked it
good but not great. I predicted the ending long before I actually got to the end. That being said, I don't really read Margaret Atwood to get to the c ...more
May 2006
Jan 22, 2008
 
Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch
4.25
it was amazing
Glad Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman worked together on this one. It's both twisty and funny--the best qualities from both of these writers. Plus, I f ...more
Mar 2002
Dec 14, 2007
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