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Melissa Larkin wants to read 12 books in the 2011 Reading Challenge
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She has read 11 books toward her goal of 12 books.
 
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Mozart's Last Aria by Matt Rees
Mozart's Last Aria
by Matt Rees (Goodreads Author)
read in November, 2011
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Pretty fantastic book! Loved the characters, storyline, the music, Austria, Rees definitely has a way with words. I felt like I was in Nannerl's mind and feeling her feelings and thoughts and seeing her journey in Vienna to resolve the circumstances ...more
When God Was a Rabbit by Sarah Winman
When God Was a Rabbit
by Sarah Winman
read in November, 2011
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Good book for the most part, heartwarming, funny, and sad. Love the relationships between Elly and Joe, and Elly and Jenny Penny, it felt so real and raw.
Don't Tell Anyone by Frederick Busch
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Ugh, I thought this book to be rather painful to read. I'm all for short stories, but just didn't like the flow of them, I somtimes found the author to rattle on on just absolute nonesense. Ick...
East of the West by Miroslav Penkov
East of the West
by Miroslav Penkov (Goodreads Author)
read in November, 2011
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Not exactly my cup of tea, but still enjoyed the short stories. I believe it was a little too dark for my tastes, but I enjoyed the historical aspects of the stories, learned a lot of eastern Europe history when I took history in school. I definitely ...more
The Mirror Crack'd from Side to Side by Agatha Christie
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Not one of my favourites but still a good book overall. Always enjoy the guessing that Christie throws at you.
All Around the Town by Mary Higgins Clark
All Around the Town
by Mary Higgins Clark (Goodreads Author)
read in October, 2011
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Pretty good book for the most part. Definitely enjoy the twists and turns of the plot. Higgins Clark definitely knows how to write a good villain as well. They both gave me the creeps. The only small problem I had would be the choppiness of the chapt ...more
The Caregiver by Shelley Shepard Gray
The Caregiver (Families of Honor, #1)
by Shelley Shepard Gray (Goodreads Author)
read in October, 2011
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Amazing book! Read it in one day. I found the novel to be very meaningful, beautiful, and sad. Shepard Gray most definitely has a way with words and tell a terrific story. Can't wait to read more of her books!
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