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Laura Ruuska wants to read 20 books in the 2014 Reading Challenge
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Laura Ruuska rated a book 5 of 5 stars
Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi
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Great book! Loved it! Read it in a day!

I wish I had known that the original was in French because I would've read that instead. (It's okay though, I can just return my copy to Amazon, get the French one and read the second half in French.
Laura Ruuska rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
Never Let Me Go
by Kazuo Ishiguro
read in April, 2014
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I liked this book alright. I mean, it certainly captured my interest. It's got some good ideas. However, the writing style really put me off. It seemed a bit too simple or childish. The author spelled things out a little too much. Characters were alw ...more
Laura Ruuska rated a book 3 of 5 stars
Hey, Hmong Girl, Whassup? by Leah Rempel
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This book is awesome for giving the English Learners in my class something to read and discuss. However, for me, the book came off as way too clumsy and heavy-handed and I was not pleased with that. Also, it's written by someone who's not Hmong. :(
Laura Ruuska rated a book 4 of 5 stars
The Maze Runner by James Dashner
The Maze Runner (Maze Runner, #1)
by James Dashner (Goodreads Author)
read in November, 2014
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The Scorch Trials by James Dashner
The Scorch Trials (Maze Runner, #2)
by James Dashner (Goodreads Author)
read in November, 2014
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The Death Cure by James Dashner
The Death Cure (Maze Runner, #3)
by James Dashner (Goodreads Author)
read in November, 2014
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The Silkworm by Robert Galbraith
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The Silkworm by Robert Galbraith
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