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Top Chef the Cookbook
3.54
This book is great if you're a fan of the show bc it has interviews with all the judges (including my beloved Tom C.) and contestants (apparently Marc...more
not set
Jan 15, 2009
 
Appointment with Death (Hercule Poirot, #19)
3.80
Ok, so I was enjoying this read until I noticed that there is an object on the cover of my version that was never mentioned except once and is inconse...more
not set
Apr 23, 2009
 
The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle
4.18
don't pick up this book and think "oh this will be a quick read". you, my friend, are in for an epic journey. it is a surreal trip, like what i image...more
Sep 2009
Oct 13, 2009
 
The Blind Side: Evolution of a Game
4.11
pretty much as good as michael lewis' other book, moneyball. and let me say this: i hate football and this book is in part about football and i really...more
Nov 15, 2009
Nov 02, 2009
 
City of Shadows
4.00
So good. Suspense, love, murder, Nazi's, Anastasia...could we ask for more in one book? Not only is this book super fun to read with a major and total...more
not set
Jan 15, 2009
 
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1)
4.06
ok, so this book is very well written and is a unique, solid mystery. i can see why everyone was like "you have to read it!" here is the thing though:...more
Oct 2009
Oct 13, 2009
 
After All These Years
3.59
this was cute and enjoyable. not exactly first class literature, but a fun plane ride kind of book. basically this woman finds her ex-husband murdered...more
Oct 2009
Nov 02, 2009
 
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
3.82
v. interesting. basically, an autistic boy runs away from home. it is from his point-of-view. now, i don't know how autistic people think, but it was...more
Jan 2008
Nov 02, 2009
 
Lolita
3.85
uuughhh i hated this book. it just went on and on and on. you'd think it would be sort of dangerous and tantalizing, but it was just boring. only inte...more
Jan 2007
Nov 02, 2009
 
The Private Patient (Adam Dalgliesh, #14)
3.75
The great Baroness James can do no wrong in my opinion. That being said, it sort of went all over the place, and not in a good way like she usually do...more
Feb 03, 2009
Jan 15, 2009
 
An Arsonist's Guide To Writers' Homes In New England
2.93
really surreal. i'd recommend bc it's a trip and i don't think i'll forget it. it is funny and also i seriously hate emily dickenson and her house get...more
Aug 2009
Aug 13, 2009
 
The Secret Hangman (Peter Diamond, #9)
3.67
This was fun and unusual. The cops don't know it is murder until page 150 or something but it manages to be really interesting. Good characters.
Apr 15, 2009
Apr 23, 2009
 
The Overlook (Harry Bosch, #13)
3.82
this would have been a good book if it didn't have the EXACT same ending/culprit as trunk music.
Jul 2009
Aug 13, 2009
 
The Franchise Affair (Inspector Alan Grant #3)
3.95
Not your usual mystery. Good characters and I really couldn't predict the ending.
Mar 15, 2009
Apr 23, 2009
 
Evil Under the Sun (Hercule Poirot, #23)
3.90
Read this now. Poirot at his best. Love those little gray cells.
not set
Feb 03, 2009
 
Murder on the Orient Express (Hercule Poirot, #10)
4.10
The ending is stupid. But Poirot is always fun.
not set
Feb 03, 2009
 
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency  (No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency #1)
3.70
This was cute. Not your typical mystery.
May 2009
Dec 14, 2009
 
Twilight (Twilight, #1)
3.56
i skimmed this book. it is ridiculous.
Oct 2009
Nov 02, 2009
 
SuperFreakonomics: Global Cooling, Patriotic Prostitutes And Why Suicide Bombers Should Buy Life Insurance
3.88
so far, so good. great writing style.
Dec 04, 2009
Dec 04, 2009
 
Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything
3.87
this book is fun. read it.
Jan 2007
Nov 02, 2009
 
A Murder Is Announced (Miss Marple, #5)
3.91
Did not see that coming.
not set
Apr 23, 2009
 
Trunk Music (Harry Bosch, #5)
4.09
good enough, kept me guessing
Jun 2009
Aug 13, 2009
 
I Like You: Hospitality Under the Influence
3.87
Amy Sedaris is insane. And her recipes look tasty and easy, though I haven't actually tried any yet. This book is a good mix of actual useful informat...more
Apr 23, 2009
Jan 15, 2009
 
Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game
4.21
this book is gooooood. it is about baseball statistics and how to build a winning team basically, and you're like "say what?", but somehow it is reall...more
Oct 2009
Oct 13, 2009
 
The Daughter of Time (Inspector Alan Grant #5)
3.98
Good so far, but I'm only a chapter in.
May 08, 2009
Apr 23, 2009
 
The Secret Life of Bees
3.96
When I started this I thought it might be some lame, preachy semi-racist book where a white girl saves her ornery black nanny, but it really grew on m...more
not set
Jan 30, 2008
 
Book of the Dead (Kay Scarpetta, #15)
3.59
Patricia Cornwell used to write good, kinda gross forensic science murder mysteries. Her past few books though have been totally wrapped up in these w...more
Feb 20, 2008
Jan 30, 2008
 
She's Not There: A Life in Two Genders
3.86
Not that I ever had a problem with transexuals, but this book really made me consider the struggles and the feelings one might have with this identity...more
not set
Feb 20, 2008
 
The Lovely Bones
3.72
This was chilling but also really quite lovely. I like her version of heaven - it really seems like what a young girl would picture heaven to be.
not set
Jan 30, 2008
 
Lucky
3.73
OMG this book went on and on. I felt really insensitive because I actually got bored of hearing her talk about her rape.
not set
Feb 20, 2008
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