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Started Early, Took My Dog by Kate Atkinson
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This book meanders all over the place. I wanted to like it but just couldn't. I mean, when you're more interested in your workout (and you hate exercise) than you are in the book you're reading while working out (and you LOVE reading), you know the b...more
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Bad Blood by Arne Dahl
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Little Mercies by Heather Gudenkauf
Little Mercies
by Heather Gudenkauf (Goodreads Author)
read in September, 2014
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Started off strong, and I had a lot of sympathy for the main character, but I thought it delved too much into sentimentality later in the book, and the writing is a little clunky in places. More completely review to come.
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The World According to Monsanto by Marie-Monique Robin
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Number the Stars by Lois Lowry
Number the Stars
by Lois Lowry (Goodreads Author)
read in September, 2014
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I learned a lot from this book. It's a great example of the sort of book that makes you think about how you would behave in a difficult situation. The writing is lovely, and a complex issue is dealt with in a way that I felt was appropriate for a mid...more
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"Me too. I think the main characters are similar too. Both are supposed to be so amazing at something, yet we see no evidence of their talent. I can't...more "
Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas
"1.5 stars





Everything that could have gone wrong, went wrong.

It reminded me of The Winner's Curse, which is a bad thing, because I hated that book.


Celaena Sardothien is an assassin, she spent a year in the mines of Endovier as a prisoner, but now Th..." Read more of this review »
Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas
"After breaking this down in chunks, what do I think? Well, how do I put this so that fans of this book won't string me up and beat me with rubber swords? Throne of Glass is not a good book. It really, really isn't. Everything about it feels incomp..." Read more of this review »
Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas
"Once again, it seems like I'm in the minority for this book because I didn't like it. It's such a shame too because I'd heard a lot of good stuff about it. Oh well, maybe it's just me...or maybe because this book just plain sucks.

Let's start off w..." Read more of this review »
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Number the Stars by Lois Lowry
Number the Stars
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