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For people who own both a iPad and another ereader (Kindle/Nook/Kobo/Sony/etc), which do you prefer reading on?

She voted for: iPad
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Unloved by Peter Roche
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Lynn and 471 other people liked Rick's review of The Goldfinch:
The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
" I have not read Tartt’s two previous, and by most accounts, superior novels. In The Goldfinch you can see that the talent is there but something is drastically off in the storytelling. The book drags and drags. It exasperates with unnecessary deta... " Read more of this review »
Lynn and 1401 other people liked Jennie Menke's review of The Goldfinch:
The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
" Audible. OH MY GAWD! Who ARE you people giving this 5 star raves? I'm not even half way yet and I'm wondering if I will be able to weather this ridiculously long book that keeps getting sidetracked by just about every teenage pothole you can think... " Read more of this review »
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She voted for: Yes, I like to highlight
Lynn rated a book 4 of 5 stars
King Leopold's Ghost by Adam Hochschild
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Great history of Belgium's rubber empire and the cruel exploitation of Africa by the Belgians and other nations. Well written with full character studies of King Leopold, a despicable character, and those who tried to fight what the rubber trade was...more
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Diana Mosley by Anne de Courcy
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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
by Rebecca Skloot (Goodreads Author)
read in October, 2012
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Fascinating story very educational. I sometimes felt it was almost too much information about the family and their lives. Very thought provoking regarding the conflict between a donor's right to privacy and control over their own cells and the advanc...more
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Room by Emma Donoghue
Room
by Emma Donoghue (Goodreads Author)
read in August, 2012
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Loved this book. Written from a child's point of view; brilliantly written -- perfect voice, very believable.
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