Maia B.’s Profile

Sign in to Goodreads to learn more about Maia.


Don Quixote
Rate this book
Clear rating


 

Maia's Recent Updates

Maia B. and 18 other people liked Shannon Hale's blog post: Merry Christmas from our family
"Merry Christmas and happy holidays, y'all! Lots of stuff going down in 2014. As a last look at 2013, here's some tweets (and some slightly-longer-than-tweets) I wrote about our family over the past year. May your own year be as abundant in toddler..." Read more of this blog post »
Maia B. wants to read
Evelina by Fanny Burney
Rate this book
Clear rating
Maia B. rated a book 2 of 5 stars
Quiet as a Nun by Antonia Fraser
Rate this book
Clear rating
Maia B. wants to read 40 books in the 2014 Reading Challenge
1914
She has read 1 book toward her goal of 40 books.
 
Create your own 2014 Reading Challenge »
Maia B. has completed the 2013 Reading Challenge
940
Maia B. has completed her goal of reading 35 books for the 2013 Reading Challenge!
 
Create your own 2013 Reading Challenge »
Maia B. rated a book 3 of 5 stars
Lady Audley's Secret by Mary Elizabeth Braddon
Lady Audley's Secret
by Mary Elizabeth Braddon
read in November, 2013
Rate this book
Clear rating
Maia B. rated a book 3 of 5 stars
Peaches for Father Francis by Joanne Harris
Rate this book
Clear rating
Maia B. added
The Far Pavilions by M.M. Kaye
The Far Pavilions
by M.M. Kaye
read in April, 2013
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Once and Future King by T.H. White Vote on this list »
Maia B. rated a book 4 of 5 stars
The Ladies of Grace Adieu by Susanna Clarke
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Maia's books…
Mark Twain
“Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.”
Mark Twain

Mark Twain
“I was gratified to be able to answer promptly, and I did. I said I didn’t know.”
Mark Twain

Ralph Waldo Emerson
“It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson, Emerson in His Journals

Jim Henson
“Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and it may be necessary from time to time to give a stupid or misinformed beholder a black eye.”
Jim Henson

Oscar Wilde
“Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.”
Oscar Wilde

Seasons (Literature & Fiction)
1 chapters   —   updated Mar 20, 2011 01:19PM
Description: A woman and her child live together in a cottage in a meadow, without any other human company. Not much happens - it's mostly description.
32524 Once Upon A Fairy Tale — 247 members — last activity Apr 22, 2014 03:46PM
For lovers of fairy tales, fairy tale retellings, and books based on fairy tales and myth.
25823 A History of Royals — 815 members — last activity Mar 23, 2014 03:45PM
A place to talk about all royals from every corner of the world and from all moments in history, fiction or non-fiction; real or imaginary. Discuss ev...more
72780 19th Century Epic Romances — 3698 members — last activity Apr 16, 2014 08:26AM
Join us in discussing 19th Century Epic Romances. After all, who doesn't love a good love story.
354 Harry Potter — 7003 members — last activity 1 hour, 47 min ago
We're fans of Rowling's series because we know that it is more than just a children's fantasy story.
53313 Oasis — 44 members — last activity Apr 30, 2013 09:39PM
Oasis: A pleasant or peaceful area or period in the midst of a difficult, troubled, or hectic place or situation. I hope that if you are in the midst...more
More of Maia’s groups…
Jaimi
756 books | 9 friends

Jenne
1,893 books | 244 friends

Sandra
164 books | 1,987 friends

Kelly
209 books | 549 friends

Juliet
65 books | 551 friends

Moppet
1,309 books | 176 friends

Harmony
145 books | 13 friends

Jem
Jem
116 books | 4 friends

More friends…
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingPride and Prejudice by Jane AustenLittle Women by Louisa May AlcottNorthanger Abbey by Jane AustenInkheart by Cornelia Funke
Fictional Bookworms
150 books — 100 voters
The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas
Historical Fiction - France
175 books — 122 voters

More…

2011 Reading Challenge
Maia B.
Maia B. has completed her goal of reading 100 books for the 2011 Reading Challenge!
 
view books »
2013 Reading Challenge
Maia B.
Maia B. has completed her goal of reading 35 books for the 2013 Reading Challenge!
 
view books »

Quizzes and Trivia

questions answered:
7881 (4.2%)

correct:
5004 (63.5%)

skipped:
1 (0.0%)

1154 out of 2477141

streak:
0

best streak:
91

questions added:
20

 102

 3



Polls voted on by this member