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The Historian
3.73
I started this book as a break from Dostoevsky thinking that it would be complete nonsense. I was really enthralled by it. The story sucks you in and...more
Oct 2008
Dec 10, 2008
 
Watchmen
4.31
The ultimate graphic novel, basically. Its the Crime & Punishment of graphic novels exploring Raskolnikov's extraordinary man theory: does anyone...more
not set
Dec 10, 2008
 
The Dante Club
3.37
A book of murders kind of like the movie Seven, only instead of following the 7 deadly sins, it followed the structure of Dante's Inferno. Very intere...more
not set
Apr 11, 2009
 
The Time Traveler's Wife
3.92
This is my favorite book. PERIOD. The time switches get a little bit confusing, but the idea is so cool. Henry can travel time - he can end up whereve...more
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Dec 06, 2007
 
War and Peace
4.08
Don't bother reading this. Read his Anna Karenina instead.
It's sooo much better and it's basically the same plot. The problem with war and peace is it...more
Dec 10, 2008
Dec 07, 2007
 
The Clan of the Cave Bear (Earth's Children, #1)
3.97
These books aren't just about sex...
This, the first of the series, is a very striking look at what happens when two differnet cultures clash. It was v...more
not set
Dec 06, 2007
 
Gone with the Wind
4.25
I love this book so much. I read it the first time in 6th grade and have read it twice since then. My teacher thought I was nuts cause I read it in 4...more
not set
Dec 06, 2007
 
The Book Thief
4.36
Really refreshing novel written from death's point of view. Its kind of an Anne Frank story only from the side of the poor german girl whose foster fa...more
not set
Dec 18, 2008
 
Demons
4.22
I think this is one of my favorites by Dostoevsky. It still deals with the same themes as every other book he's ever written (need I say more) but the...more
not set
Dec 10, 2008
 
Firestarter
3.77
This is my favorite Steven King novel (the movie is actually good too!)
I love the father-daughter relationship, Charlie and her dad are so close - I...more
not set
Dec 12, 2008
 
Midaq Alley
3.82
This book is so horrible - its great! I dont mean horrible as in poorly written, I mean that the characters and plot are just ....


It's about a street...more
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Dec 06, 2007
 
Tacky the Penguin
4.24
I don't care how silly it makes me look : this is one of my FAVORITE books! While all the other penguins live a civilized, "boring" life, Tacky gets h...more
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Dec 07, 2007
 
I Never Promised You A Rose Garden
3.82
This is my security blanket book. I have a copy from my grandmother and I've read it like 6 times. As I get older, so do the characters and every time...more
not set
Dec 06, 2007
 
Moo
3.43
Shep recommended this one to me after I ranted about how authors never break from the style of their first great hit. This is an entirely new directio...more
Feb 05, 2009
Jan 14, 2009
 
The Yellow Wallpaper and Other Stories
3.97
This has always been a favorite story for me because I love the idea of someone being trapped in their wallpaper as a metaphor for feminism.

Also, I pa...more
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Dec 13, 2007
 
Lysistrata
3.82
This is a hysterical look at early feminist ideas. Everyone's familiar with the comedy to some sort, but basically it's women putting a stop to war by...more
not set
Jan 14, 2009
 
The Professor
3.51
I always liked this one the best out of all the novels by the Bronte sisters. Jane Eyre I never thought was as good.
not set
Dec 06, 2007
 
Scarlett
3.22
OMG such a HORRIBLE book

DON"T READ IT


spoiler: she gets rhett! thats all you need to know


not set
Dec 06, 2007
 
A Child Called "It"
4.05
So sad. This is one of those books that everyone needs to read to give them a real perspective on life.
not set
Dec 10, 2008
 
The Vampire Lestat (The Vampire Chronicles, #2)
4.01
Stephanie Myers - this is what real vampires look like!
not set
Dec 06, 2007
 
The World According to Garp
4.04
Hysterical, though grotesque. A really great novel.
not set
Dec 06, 2007
 
The Crystal Cave (Arthurian Saga, #1)
4.10
A really great look at the early life of Merlin.
not set
Dec 06, 2007
 
Twilight (Twilight, #1)
3.56
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Apr 09, 2009
 
Mary Stewart's Merlin Trilogy (Arthurian Saga, #1-3)
4.34
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Apr 10, 2009
 
Poor Folk
3.68
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Dec 10, 2008
 
Self-Made Man: One Woman's Journey Into Manhood and Back Again
3.27
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Dec 28, 2008
 
The Complete Stories and Poems
4.36
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Dec 06, 2007
 
Where the Sidewalk Ends: The Poems and Drawings of Shel Silverstein
4.25
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Apr 11, 2009
 
The Giving Tree
4.38
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Dec 13, 2007
 
Kushiel's Scion (Imriel's Trilogy, #1)
4.17
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Dec 28, 2008
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