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Cheryl rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Killing Lincoln by Bill O'Reilly
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For a story where we all know the ending, this book still ended up being a page turner that was hard to put down. Critics of O'Reilly who claim that his co-author really wrote everything forget that O'Reilly is the author of several works of fiction...more
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The Shining by Stephen King
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Bossypants by Tina Fey
Bossypants
by Tina Fey
read in January, 2014
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This was a fun and hilarious read. I am not usually one to laugh out loud when reading a book, but I found myself laughing many times and sometimes in public! Although autobiographical, the book often reads more like a collection of essays, so it is...more
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A Personal History by Katherine Graham by Katherine Graham
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This is a long read but ultimately worth the time it takes. Kay Graham simply led an amazing life. The obvious strong point of interest was the Watergate fiasco and here she does not fail the reader with her behind the scenes account. This coupled wi...more
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Cheryl rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
Never Let Me Go
by Kazuo Ishiguro
read in October, 2013
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This is an ethereal tale which is not told for those who want only page turner books. This is a quiet nightmare that leaves one wondering if it was dreamt or if it really happpened or more to the point, if it could happen.It is labeled science fictio...more
Cheryl and 585 other people liked Trevor's review of Never Let Me Go:
Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
" It is a pity that people are told this is a science fiction book before they read it. I feel the least interesting thing about it is that it is science fiction. I mean this in much the same way that the least interesting thing one could say about... " Read more of this review »
Cheryl and 159 other people liked Shannon (Giraffe Days)'s review of Never Let Me Go:
Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
" It's very important, if you're intending to read this book, that you don't read any reviews or listen to any talk about it first. I had no idea what this book was about before I read it - and the blurb gives you a very different impression, actual... " Read more of this review »
Cheryl rated a book 4 of 5 stars
The Marriage Plot by Jeffrey Eugenides
The Marriage Plot
by Jeffrey Eugenides
read in June, 2013
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A wonderful book of college grads who are immersed in their love lives, great literature, religion, travel, sex, and family relationships. Don't read the book if you're not into one of those, especially literature, as there is some thoughtful literar...more
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Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg
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I am most grateful to the author for keeping the dialog going because the conversation isn't over yet. I was a child when Friedan wrote her treatise, and still too young to fully get into the swing of things when Steinem opted in, but having been a m...more
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