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Point of Retreat (Slammed, #2)
Oct 31, 2013
Oct 31, 2013
Dec 11, 2010
Dec 11, 2010
Anna and the French Kiss  (Anna and the French Kiss, #1)
Aug 15, 2011
Dec 29, 2011
Heart-Shaped Bruise
2 1/2 stars
Jul 19, 2013
Jul 17, 2013
Code Name Verity (Code Name Verity, #1)
4.5 stars. For grade 9 and up.
A harrowing book to say the least. One that requires the readers full attention from start to finish. It deals with dis
Aug 24, 2012
Jun 24, 2012
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
I know my opinion of this book is in the minority. It is loved by many people. I didn't like it much and couldn't wait for it to be over.
Aug 31, 2013
Aug 31, 2013
Across the Universe (Across the Universe, #1)
I had mixed feelings about this one. Good world building but very slow start. I had trouble liking the characters because I found them whiny and self ...more
Feb 21, 2011
Feb 17, 2011
Let It Snow
3 and a half. Light fun stories with snowy settings.
not set
Dec 23, 2013
Along for the Ride

I gave up after 150 pages. No likable characters and nothing happening yet. Not up to the standard of previous Sarah Dessen books e.g. The Truth Abou
May 02, 2012
Apr 30, 2012
The Diviners (The Diviners, #1)
Cliched and predictable with poor if any character development. I did persevere to the end so there must have been some positive things. Can't think w ...more
Mar 21, 2013
Mar 17, 2013
Between Shades of Gray
A memorable read. The Lithuanian's experience under Stalin during WWII isn't an era I knew a lot about. What unimaginable suffering. It might be bette ...more
Oct 12, 2012
Sep 30, 2012
This Lullaby
Worked well as an audio I suppose. Decent undemanding story. I had nothing else to listen to anyway so it saved me from listening to the news. I proba ...more
Jun 06, 2011
Jun 02, 2011
Eleanor & Park
I enjoyed this book. I liked both characters very much and really rooted for their relationship to work. I liked that they were so positive for each o ...more
Aug 08, 2013
Aug 05, 2013
North of Beautiful
" ...real everlasting beauty lives not on our faces, but in our attitude and our actions. It lives in what we do for ourselves and for others."

The the
May 16, 2012
Mar 25, 2010
I finished work earlier than expected today and I decided to spend the extra hour or so I had in Borders. I sat down in a comfy chair and read the ent ...more
Feb 08, 2011
Jan 21, 2011
Matched (Matched, #1)
A dystopian/ Scifi book that middle grade girls will probably love a little more than the boys. Very reminiscent of The Giver ( I'm being kind) which ...more
Jan 28, 2011
Jan 18, 2011
City of Bones (The Mortal Instruments, #1)
I read this after what feels like years of urging by one of my cousins. After a rocky start, I enjoyed more than I thought I would and will probably r ...more
not set
May 16, 2012
Slammed (Slammed, #1)
These Colleen Hoover books are so easy to read they are practically inhaleable.
Slammed, Hoovers first book, is not as intense as Hopeless, her third
Oct 31, 2013
Oct 30, 2013
The Forest of Hands and Teeth (The Forest of Hands and Teeth, #1)
This book reminded me of a spooky movie I saw a few years ago called The Village.
The author created a believable world and built a strong feeling of
Feb 14, 2011
Feb 13, 2011
The Future of Us
I read and enjoyed jay Asher's previous book 13 Reasons Why, a while back. I wanted to enjoy this too. Sadly his writing is not improved by collaborat ...more
Jan 04, 2012
Jan 16, 2012

With Fangirl, Rainbow Rowell has made it onto my pretty short list of "I'll read anything they write," authors.
I like the worlds she creates very muc
Sep 21, 2013
Sep 15, 2013
Delirium (Delirium, #1)
Another YA dystopian tale, this time the society is a world where love has been declared a disease. The cause of global disasters and personal tradged ...more
Apr 16, 2012
Apr 12, 2012
The Ask and the Answer (Chaos Walking, #2)
This Chaos walking trilogy is shaping up to be quite a masterpiece. I'm sure there is some underlying social commentary on today's society and humanit ...more
May 29, 2012
May 28, 2012
The Geography of You and Me
3 1/2 stars
I chose to read his book because my daughter (11) and I have enjoyed the authors two most recent books, The Statistical Probability of Love
Feb 27, 2014
Feb 27, 2014
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