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The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals
4.17
really liked it
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Feb 2008
Mar 17, 2008
 
The Joy Luck Club
3.90
really liked it
None
Apr 2004
Mar 27, 2008
 
Sex, Drugs, and Cocoa Puffs: A Low Culture Manifesto
3.75
really liked it
A wonderful collection of essay's written about pop-culture. this was one of my first adventures into more masculine written pop-culture. i found the ...more
Oct 2006
Mar 24, 2008
 
A Walk in the Woods
4.05
it was amazing
Bill Bryson is a wonderful American author, his books has a sense of wit and humor that is classic and tasteful. This story of a journey is intriguing ...more
Mar 2007
Mar 24, 2008
 
The Glass Castle
4.23
it was amazing
I have passed this memoir to almost everyone I know, it is poignant and haunting. When reading this book, it is hard to realize that it is non-fiction ...more
not set
Sep 01, 2008
 
Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mount Everest Disaster
4.11
it was amazing
I got myself onto a Jon Krakauer kick....and this was the second book I had read by the author. I remembered this mt everest event/catastrophe occurri ...more
Dec 2007
Mar 24, 2008
 
Killing Yourself to Live: 85% of a True Story
3.85
really liked it
I have to admit this is my favorite book by Klosterman, because it is a narrative and a memoir and not just a collection of his typical narcissistic p ...more
Jan 2007
Mar 24, 2008
 
Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim
4.08
really liked it
I have actually read all of Sedaris' anthology, but decided to only put the two books I enjoyed this most on this list, because I could say the same t ...more
not set
Mar 24, 2008
 
When You Are Engulfed in Flames
4.04
it was amazing
OH DAVE...just when I thought I had heard enough of your personal stories and anecdotes....I am blown out of the water and completely surprised.

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Jul 2008
Jul 16, 2008
 
Then We Came to the End
3.45
really liked it
I orginally come across the review for this book on the online AV CLUB, which I am now grateful I did, because this book was the best read of my 2008 ...more
Sep 2008
Jul 09, 2008
 
A Short History of Nearly Everything
4.19
really liked it
This book is LONG and since it is non-fiction...this book took me about 4 months to read. I tend to be an information nut. I like to learn facts of tr ...more
Jun 2007
Mar 24, 2008
 
My Name Is Asher Lev
4.18
it was amazing
PREFACE: I was believed I was first introduced to Chiam Potok my first year of college. I never had to read the The Promise of The Chosen in high scho ...more
Oct 2007
Mar 24, 2008