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What Was Lost
3.46
I just finished reading this book, and have nothing good to say about it. It was extremely dry and boring. The only reason I finished it was because i ...more
Nov 13, 2009
Nov 13, 2009
 
My Sweet Audrina
3.88
My Sweet Audrina, the first book by V.C. Andrews that I ever read. I was in 7th grade, twelve years old. My memory of the book had faded, but do remem ...more
Jan 2008
Mar 12, 2008
 
Love the One You're With
3.65
I was extremely disappointed with this book. Before I read it I considered Emily Giffin one of my favorite authors. I adored Something Borrowed, reall ...more
Jan 23, 2010
Sep 12, 2008
 
One in a Million
4.02
I really wanted to like this book since I got it through the early reviewers group, but sadly it was awful. I couldn't even finish the book it was so ...more
Jan 2008
Aug 05, 2008
 
Stolen: A Letter to My Captor
3.94
Very interesting book. The premise is a 16 year old is kidnapped, and she develops Stockholm syndrome over the course of her captivity. The fascinatin ...more
Aug 24, 2010
Aug 24, 2010
 
Can You Keep a Secret?
3.81
I really loved this book. This is my first Sophie Kinsella book and I was pleasantly surprised. I attempted a shopaholic book long ago, and didn't get ...more
Nov 20, 2008
Nov 15, 2008
 
Scrambled Eggs at Midnight
3.86
“My mother is a wench. It says so on her w-2″ and so starts this quirky novel.

Calliope and her mother are on the move a lot. Her mom makes jewelry whi
...more
Jan 2008
Mar 12, 2008
 
The Nanny Diaries (Nanny, #1)
3.35
Just finished The Nanny Diaries. Good, quick read. Not my favorite, but I'd recommend it, especially to those who like chick lit or those who have bee ...more
not set
Mar 12, 2008
 
The Pillars of the Earth
4.26
I'm kind of on the fence with this book. I gave it 3 stars, but I may add another. I just can't decide how much I liked the book.

For one, it took me
...more
Mar 26, 2009
Jan 01, 2009
 
Our Town: A Play in Three Acts
3.58
Somehow I have never read or seen the play Our Town by Thornton Wilder. I have seen clips when performed in various movies or TV shows, but I knew ver ...more
Jan 2008
Mar 12, 2008
 
Middlesex
3.94
I finished Middlesex, by Jeffrey Eugenides, about a week ago. I mentioned before that I was reading it and how much I was enjoying it. It’s taken me a ...more
Feb 22, 2008
Mar 12, 2008
 
The Other Boleyn Girl (The Tudor Court, #2)
4.02
I did like it (besides the fact that I can never seem to spell "Boleyn" right). For those who have no idea what it's about, it's written from the pers ...more
not set
Mar 12, 2008
 
The Mermaid Chair
3.05
**spoiler alert** I read this book half expecting not to like it because of the reviews. It seems many people dislike or even hate this book, so I was ...more
Sep 20, 2008
Sep 12, 2008
 
The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
4.40
I really liked this book. I had heard a lot of hype about it, so my expectations were high, and I wasn't let down. I've read a long string of mediocre ...more
Jan 19, 2010
Oct 14, 2008
 
The Jane Austen Book Club
3.01
I actually enjoyed this book, when I wasn't sure I would. The reviews of it aren't very kind so I was prepared to possibly not like it. I thought it w ...more
Dec 20, 2008
Sep 12, 2008
 
Personality Type
4.14
I've read quite a few books on typology lately, and this one is my favorite thus far. They all have something to offer, but this one is particularly g ...more
Jul 03, 2010
Jul 23, 2010
 
Summer Sisters
3.79
This is the first adult book I have read by Judy Blume, and I was pleasantly surprised. I really loved this book. I love books that wrap you up in the ...more
Feb 2008
Mar 12, 2008
 
Artist to artist: 23 Major Illustrators Talk to Children about Their Art
4.23
One of the best art books I've read. Yes this is targeted towards children, but any one who is an artist(in reality or at heart) would be impacted and ...more
not set
Feb 12, 2013
 
Bridge to Terabithia
3.94


I never read this one as a kid so I decided to pick it up the other day. I have seen the previews for the movie and because of that I was under the im
...more
May 25, 2008
Mar 12, 2008
 
Everything Enneagram Book: Identify Your Type, Gain Insight Into Your Personality, and Findsuccess in Life, Love, and Business
3.76
Note, my copy was not written by John Waters, but by Susan Reynolds. I'm not sure if there are two versions or if the author is a misprint...

The bias
...more
Aug 30, 2010
Aug 30, 2010
 
Nurture by Nature: How to Raise Happy, Healthy, Responsible Children Through the Insights of Personality Type
4.09
Very interesting take on type in children. Some don't believe type is valid for children, they believe type is developed over time, whereas the author ...more
Jul 05, 2010
Jul 23, 2010
 
The Secret Life of Genius: How 24 Great Men and Women Were Touched by Spiritual Worlds
3.33
This is such a fantastic book! I read it about a year ago, and now my mate is reading it. I think I may have to read it again. This book is fascinatin ...more
not set
Feb 12, 2013
 
Jung for Beginners
3.30
Great book. Jung is fascinating to say the least. After reading this I'm definitely going to press forward and try some of Jung's own works. This book ...more
Jul 30, 2010
Jul 23, 2010
 
Guardians of Being
4.42
My nine year old son read this to me. He has no idea who Tolle is, but loves Mutts so he had to read it. Halfway into the book he said, "This sounds l ...more
not set
Feb 27, 2013
 
A Thousand Splendid Suns
4.30
I just finished this book, and I loved it. I didn't think I would like the book, definitely not something that appeals to me at first glance. I picked ...more
Sep 2008
Mar 12, 2008
 
The Yellow Wallpaper
4.11
There really isn't an excuse not to read this book if you are a reader. It's a classic. It's a short story, so you don't have to invest much. If you a ...more
not set
Jan 27, 2013
 
Simply® Tarot
3.53
It's basic enough, but just way too biased. When someone tells me to disregard everything I've ever learned about something, I'm up for that. But when ...more
Dec 10, 2010
Jan 18, 2011
 
Little Earthquakes
3.74
This book took me forever to get through. While I liked it enough, once I put it down I had little desire to pick it back up. So with that and the hol ...more
Dec 02, 2008
Nov 21, 2008
 
Just Your Type: Create the Relationship You've Always Wanted Using the Secrets of Personality Type
3.99
It was okay. It was informative and I do see the merit in using type to improve your relationships. I'm not too keen on using type to find love relati ...more
Jul 02, 2010
Jul 23, 2010
 
Ring (Ring, #1)
3.81
I love the movie "The Ring". When I found out it was a book I couldn't wait to read it. I was sadly disappointed. It was nowhere near as scary as the ...more
Nov 07, 2008
Oct 25, 2008
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