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The Ersatz Elevator (A Series of Unfortunate Events, #6)
3.98
>Originally read in 2010.
>Reread November 28 - 29, 2013

Dear Count Olaf,


Sincerly,
Violet, Klaus and Sunny Baudelaire
Nov 29, 2013
Dec 23, 2011
 
The Last Battle (Chronicles of Narnia, #7)
4.01
As it is known that Aslan represents Jesus Christ, I didn't like the way the other god and his followers were depicted as villians; I am a Christian, ...more
not set
Dec 23, 2011
 
Watership Down
4.03
First off, I don’t want to give away TOO many details in my review, especially when there are so many other reviews explaining practically ALL the det ...more
Aug 31, 2011
Dec 23, 2011
 
Fair Coin (Coin, #1)
3.49
[I received my copy of this book for free through Goodreads First Reads giveaway program.]

Definitely the kind of YA novel I like to read; too many of
...more
Apr 18, 2012
Mar 09, 2012
 
Spritzerville,…Ohio?
3.74
Rating: 3.75*

EDIT Revised Rating: 4.5*

I received a free hardcopy of this book directly from the author. We are friends here on GR, but no review was p
...more
Feb 23, 2014
Jan 07, 2014
 
File Under: 13 Suspicious Incidents (All the Wrong Questions, #2.5)
3.85
Some Lemony Snicket humor -

"You do it."
"I don't want to."
"Don't be a baby, Harvey."
"Don't be an infant, Mimi."
"Don't be a fetus."
"Don't be a zygote."
"
...more
Apr 03, 2014
Dec 13, 2013
 
Cinderella Dressed in Ashes (The Grimm Diaries, #2)
4.23
May contain mild spoilers!

First, anyone heard the rhyme that people jump rope to, the one that that starts off "Cinderella dressed in yellow (yella)".
...more
Aug 22, 2013
Dec 15, 2012
 
Tallstar's Revenge (Warriors: Super Edition)
4.53
7/3/13: Got this in the mail today!!!

8/23/13: I would have liked to see some of Talltail's Deputy period, since it goes straight from him being a Warr
...more
Aug 23, 2013
Jan 25, 2013
 
The Wizard Heir (The Heir Chronicles, #2)
4.14
A solid 4*.

I liked that Seph was portrayed as a practicing Catholic (being a Baptised and Confirmed Catholic myself though a bit out of practice at t
...more
Nov 30, 2014
May 07, 2013
 
Asylum
3.63
The good: The atmosphere calls to mind a more juvenile retelling of Shutter Island, though that might be more the location of the story than any skill ...more
Dec 29, 2014
Dec 27, 2014
 
Princess Jellyfish, Vol. 1 (Princess Jellyfish, #1)
4.32
OK, another five star rating for a manga! I just love this because I feel like the character of Tsukimi (or any of her friends LOL) was based on me! T ...more
Jan 09, 2015
Nov 14, 2014
 
Vampire Knight, Vol. 9 (Vampire Knight, #9)
4.32
3.75*

I actually like Rido as a villian a lot.

I don't get how Yuki can want to protect all the other students as a Gaurdian, yet she's acting so dista
...more
Jan 23, 2015
Jan 22, 2015
 
Always Know What To Say - Easy Ways To Approach And Talk To Anyone
3.02
I'm not usually one to use self-help books, even though I am socially challenged but this was (is?) free on Kindle; after all, I'm majoring in psychol ...more
not set
Aug 06, 2013
 
Target (Star Wars: Rebel Force #1)
3.53
Obviously written for an audience the author hoped wouldn't put two and two together; the assassin, X-7 is conditioned to be unable to feel pain (rath ...more
Nov 19, 2013
May 11, 2013
 
Fable: Edge of the World
3.64
My first completed novel of 2015 (ie. not manga), and what a stinker!

Being a lover of Fable I ~ III (a series of XBOX fantasy-rpg video games) and fan
...more
Jan 15, 2015
Mar 15, 2013
 
Inkspell (Inkworld, #2)
3.89
2.5*


This book is an interesting enough read, well-written and perfect for fairytale lovers, and book lovers in general, given the love so many of the
...more
Jan 23, 2015
Dec 26, 2012
 
The Hobbit
4.21
>Originally read in 2003.
>Reread in 2005.
>Reread in 2012.
>Reread November 26, 2013 ~ December 5, 2013

Those who need no introduction




And
...more
Dec 05, 2013
Nov 25, 2013
 
The Ice Dragon
3.72
While The Ice Dragon does not feature any distinct details to indicate it is set in the ASOIAF universe, I can easily imagine it as a story Old Nan wo ...more
Dec 19, 2014
Dec 18, 2014
 
Mapleshade's Vengeance (Warriors Novellas)
4.45
A sad thing to read, though I knew it would be since I've read almost every Warriors book to date.

Reading some reviews across the internet, some revie
...more
May 04, 2015
May 03, 2015
 
Brimstone and Marmalade: A Tor.Com Original
4.02
A lot of people seem to be reading this right now, and I thought I'd give it a try since it's just a short story.

3.5

I actually would have liked to see
...more
Apr 28, 2014
Apr 26, 2014
 
The Wild Road
3.92
Originally read January 28 - February 20, 2012 .

This book helped me through a rough period when I was in a lot of physical pain, and I have fond memor
...more
Apr 2014
Dec 23, 2011
 
xxxHolic, Vol. 1 (xxxHOLiC, #1)
4.17
I've already seen the anime, which is what turned me onto the manga. This volume didn't reveal anything not already covered in the anime, but that's u ...more
Dec 29, 2014
Nov 10, 2014
 
Princess Jellyfish, Vol. 2
4.37
This is not just one of the most heartfelt manga series I have ever read, but one of the most heartfelt books, period. It fully expresses the ups and ...more
Jan 10, 2015
Nov 14, 2014
 
The Search for WondLa (WondLa, #1)
4.03
I first read Search for Wondla nearly a year before my gullbladder (that almost killed me along with a bleeding ulcer) operation, when my fibro combin ...more
Nov 30, 2011
Dec 23, 2011
 
The Iliad
3.79
I'm attempting to read at least a minimum of 5 pages a day; I've read selections in college classes and liked it, but poetry of this length (The Iliad ...more
not set
Jan 31, 2014
 
City of Ashes (The Mortal Instruments, #2)
4.23
THE HORROR!!! MAKE IT STOP, MAKE IT STOP!!!!! O_o

"[...] They're like a cult. Sure they are. Shadowhunting is their whole lives. And they look down on
...more
not set
Nov 27, 2012
 
Bramblestar's Storm (Warriors: Super Edition)
4.54
1/4/14: For some reason, I thought this was just a novella, but I'm very pleased to learn from Amazon that this is a full-length super edition; I was ...more
May 30, 2015
Aug 30, 2014
 
Coraline
3.99
Originally read in Summer 2011, reread in 8/2013.

2011 Review: For a novel that’s under 200 pages, Coraline is pretty great, and a lot spookier than yo
...more
Aug 16, 2013
Aug 09, 2013
 
Into the Wild (Warriors, #1)
4.27
*Spoilers

I first started the Warriors series back in the Fall of 2010, when I had some downtime between college classes; I was getting bored with fini
...more
Apr 08, 2013
Apr 07, 2013
 
Why We Broke Up
3.51
I was interested in this book because it was written by Daniel Handler, aka Lemony Snicket, and I wanted to see the full scope of his skills.

This boo
...more
Mar 31, 2015
Feb 05, 2013
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