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The Graveyard Book
4.11
really liked it
This is the first Neil Gaiman book that I've read, and I really enjoyed it. It was definitely a middle grade book, but it has some of that magic of Ha ...more
Nov 14, 2015
Nov 06, 2015
 
I Knew You'd Be Lovely
3.92
really liked it
This was a really heartfelt book of short stories. I read it remarkably quick, because the stories drew me in and moved at a good pace. I loved that t ...more
Mar 30, 2016
Jan 23, 2016
 
Stolen Innocence: My Story of Growing Up in a Polygamous Sect, Becoming a Teenage Bride, and Breaking Free of Warren Jeffs
3.89
liked it
I found Wall's story fascinating and very gripping. Although I had basic knowledge of the FLDS church, it was certainly an enlightening read. In parts ...more
Aug 30, 2014
Aug 26, 2014
 
How To Be a Heroine
3.76
liked it
The true rating for this book is 2.5 stars.

Although I enjoyed the style of this book, I found it hard to appreciate all of the chapters since I hadn'
...more
Jun 26, 2014
Jun 16, 2014
 
The Fellowship of the Ring (The Lord of the Rings, #1)
4.33
liked it
True rating: 3.5

I had to read this book for class, but I really enjoyed it. It is a bit dense in spots, but there's something about the high fantasy/
...more
Jan 17, 2016
Jan 10, 2016
 
The Last Guardian (Artemis Fowl, #8)
4.15
really liked it
You know I love Artemis Fowl and by extension Eoin Colfer. You know something is well written if it's a children's book that all ages can enjoy; this ...more
Oct 27, 2014
Apr 15, 2012
 
Cupcakes and Cashmere: A Guide for Defining Your Style, Reinventing Your Space, and Entertaining with Ease
3.58
liked it
This book was like a lifestyle blog all rolled up into a book. I liked the way the book was set up into seasons, but I found that some of the sections ...more
Jun 28, 2015
Jun 28, 2015
 
The Magicians (The Magicians #1)
3.47
liked it
I'm torn on what to rate this book. I listened to it on audiobook and it just seemed way too long! I was interested in the characters and the magical ...more
Apr 29, 2015
Mar 14, 2015
 
Career of Evil (Cormoran Strike, #3)
4.21
really liked it
The more I read, the more I like! That ending though. Can't wait for the next one!
Dec 16, 2015
Dec 13, 2015
 
One Thousand Gifts: A Dare to Live Fully Right Where You Are
4.03
it was ok
I love the premise of this book, but the message (which is great) gets lost in writing that's verbose and full of purple prose.

I really wanted to lik
...more
Dec 30, 2015
Dec 18, 2015
 
Me Before You (Me Before You, #1)
4.28
it was amazing
The true rating is 4.5 stars.
May 12, 2016
May 11, 2016
 
We Were Liars
3.85
really liked it
This rating is 3.5

This is the fastest I've read a book in awhile, and I think it was because I had to know what the big secret was. I enjoyed the way
...more
Apr 11, 2015
Jun 06, 2014
 
Horrorstör
3.59
liked it
It's a bit cheesy, but what else do you expect from a book that looks like an Ikea catalog. It did do a good job of building suspense which was great. ...more
Jul 2016
Jun 25, 2016
 
Daughter of Smoke & Bone (Daughter of Smoke & Bone, #1)
4.04
liked it
The first half of this book was really strong, but I started to loose interest when the storyline switched to Madrigal and Akiva. However, it ended fa ...more
May 23, 2015
Aug 24, 2014
 
Between Shades of Gray
4.35
it was amazing
Really great historical fiction book looking at the lesser known events of WWII. Very moving and well written. If you enjoy a good book about WWII but ...more
not set
Apr 05, 2012
 
Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore (Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore, #1)
3.75
liked it
A more accurate rating would be 2.5

This book was enjoyable,fun and quirky. It would have been much stronger if it had been condensed and had more tens
...more
Mar 08, 2014
Jan 08, 2014
 
Allegiant (Divergent, #3)
3.64
liked it
My true rating of this is 3.5 stars.

The middle sagged a bit, but the ending was a bold move from Veronica Roth.
Jan 24, 2014
Jan 17, 2014
 
After Light
4.13
it was amazing
This book perfectly engages the reader's emotions and tells an inter-generational story that was gripping. Hunter has this way of writing that withhol ...more
Feb 26, 2016
Feb 17, 2016
 
Unwind (Unwind, #1)
4.19
really liked it
The true rating is 4.5 stars
Nov 27, 2014
Apr 13, 2012
 
Attachments
3.95
really liked it
I really liked this book. The main character, Lincoln, was so sweet and in a strange way I found him to be the embodiment of a fear that a lot of peop ...more
Feb 26, 2015
Feb 26, 2015
 
Displacement: A Travelogue
3.93
really liked it
I really enjoyed this graphic novel! I got it out from the library a few weeks ago and forgot about it. I noticed it today and had a chance to get thr ...more
Jun 13, 2015
Jun 13, 2015
 
Article 5 (Article 5, #1)
3.78
really liked it
Article Five was quite an enjoyable read. I've been trying to divert myself a little bit from the YA Dystopians, but since I had finished all my other ...more
Jul 20, 2013
Apr 05, 2012
 
The Walled City
3.86
really liked it
This book was very different than anything I've read before. I enjoyed that it was set in an environment completely foreign to what I'm used to. It de ...more
Nov 05, 2015
Nov 01, 2015
 
Jane
3.60
really liked it
I read this book really fast even though I knew what was going to happen. I thoroughly enjoyed it, but in the middle there was a little tiny (hardly w ...more
Aug 22, 2012
Aug 03, 2012
 
Edith Wharton: Collected Stories
4.31
liked it
Short stories included on this audiobook:
The Eyes, The Daunt Diana, The Debt, and The Moving Finger

I appreciated the skill of the writer and the theme
...more
May 27, 2015
May 23, 2015
 
A Year of Living Prayerfully: How a Curious Traveler Met the Pope, Walked on Coals, Danced with Rabbis, and Revived His Prayer Life
4.16
it was amazing
I picked up this book after hearing Jay Brock speak and really enjoying his message about prayer. This reads a bit like a travelogue, mixed with Brock ...more
Jul 19, 2015
Jul 03, 2015
 
Blood Red Road (Dust Lands, #1)
3.94
it was amazing
It was really great. The prose was unique and took a few chapters to get used to. However, once I got used to it, I could only applaud the author's br ...more
Apr 12, 2012
Apr 06, 2012
 
The Real Doctor Will See You Shortly: A Physician's First Year
4.02
really liked it
This is book was surprisingly amazing! I borrow it from the Overdrive library service as an ebook and choose it because it was available and looked mi ...more
Apr 04, 2016
Apr 03, 2016
 
Confessions of a Shopaholic (Shopaholic, #1)
3.61
liked it
The first half of this book was a little boring, especially if you don't know all the brand names of fashion, like me. However, I did enjoy the ending ...more
Dec 19, 2014
Dec 18, 2014
 
The Traitor in the Tunnel (The Agency, #3)
4.06
really liked it
I really enjoyed this series! The dialogue was witty and characters charming. There was no doubt that I wanted to hurry home to read the last couple c ...more
not set
Apr 05, 2012
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