# cover title author avg rating rating my rating date read date added
 
74
The Unwritten, Vol. 1: Tommy Taylor and the Bogus Identity
3.78
really liked it
Apr 22, 2010
Apr 23, 2010
 
73
The Case for Books: Past, Present, and Future
3.34
liked it
Apr 08, 2010
Mar 23, 2010
 
72
Thanks, But This Isn't for Us: The Compassionate Guide to Understanding What's Wrong with Your Writing and Leaving the Rejection Pile for Good
4.04
it was amazing
Apr 04, 2010
Mar 12, 2010
 
71
The First Five Pages: A Writer's Guide To Staying Out of the Rejection Pile
3.98
liked it
Mar 21, 2010
Mar 12, 2010
 
70
Cult Magazines: A to Z: A Compendium of Culturally Obsessive & Curiously Expressive Publications
3.75
it was ok
Feb 26, 2010
Feb 13, 2010
 
69
Literary Life: A Second Memoir
3.23
it was ok
Feb 15, 2010
Feb 13, 2010
 
67
The Books in My Life
3.88
liked it
Dec 10, 2009
Nov 30, 2009
 
65
Lapsing Into a Comma: A Curmudgeon's Guide to the Many Things That Can Go Wrong in Print--And How to Avoid Them
3.84
it was amazing
Nov 20, 2009
Oct 26, 2009
 
64
The Book of Dads: Essays on the Joys, Perils, and Humiliations of Fatherhood
3.62
liked it
Nov 16, 2009
Oct 26, 2009
 
131
Reading the OED: One Man, One Year, 21,730 Pages
3.67
liked it
Oct 16, 2011
Oct 26, 2009
 
68
Manhood for Amateurs
3.72
really liked it
Dec 31, 2009
Oct 17, 2009
 
66
Notes on Democracy
4.14
liked it
Nov 20, 2011
Oct 17, 2009
 
62
The Friendly Dickens: Being a Good-Natured Guide to the Art and Adventures of the Man who Invented Scrooge
4.00
really liked it
Oct 26, 2009
Oct 12, 2009
 
60
The Business of Books: How International Conglomerates Took Over Publishing and Changed the Way We Read
3.78
really liked it
not set
Sep 29, 2009
 
59
Science Fiction After 1900: From The Steam Man To The Stars
3.42
it was ok
not set
Sep 11, 2009
 
58
Oz and Beyond: The Fantasy World of L. Frank Baum
3.81
really liked it
Sep 13, 2009
Sep 11, 2009
 
57
The Devil's Details: A History of the Footnote
3.38
it was ok
Sep 22, 2009
Sep 03, 2009
 
61
The Sun and the Moon: The Remarkable True Account of Hoaxers, Showmen, Dueling Journalists, and Lunar Man-Bats in Nineteenth-Century New York
3.63
liked it
not set
Aug 03, 2009
 
56
Drood
3.47
not set
Aug 02, 2009
 
191
The Angel's Game (The Cemetery of Forgotten Books, #2)
3.83
liked it
Jan 12, 2014
Aug 02, 2009
 
55
The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks & Win Your Inner Creative Battles
4.08
it was amazing
Sep 15, 2010
Jul 30, 2009
 
54
Built of Books: How Reading Defined the Life of Oscar Wilde
3.90
really liked it
not set
Jul 30, 2009
 
53
Out of Our Minds: Learning to Be Creative
3.91
really liked it
not set
Jul 30, 2009
 
52
Stein On Writing: A Master Editor of Some of the Most Successful Writers of Our Century Shares His Craft Techniques and Strategies
4.22
really liked it
Jul 23, 2009
Jul 30, 2009
 
51
How to Grow a Novel: The Most Common Mistakes Writers Make and How to Overcome Them
4.04
really liked it
Jun 27, 2009
Jun 27, 2009
 
63
The Annotated Christmas Carol
4.00
it was amazing
Dec 2009
May 18, 2009
 
48
The Confident Years: 1885 - 1915
4.00
not set
May 12, 2009
 
47
New England: Indian Summer, 1865-1915
3.91
not set
May 12, 2009
 
50
The Flowering Of New England
4.00
not set
May 12, 2009
 
49
Our Literary Heritage: A Pictorial History of the Writer in America
4.33
not set
May 12, 2009
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