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Emily's Dress and Other Missing Things
3.67
liked it
This book was unusual to say the least. I liked Claire. She was definitely going through a tough time. Her relationship with Tate is unexpected. At th ...more
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Dec 31, 2012
 
Princess of the Wild Swans
3.98
liked it
Like all good fairy tales, this one begins with a stepmother and a curse. The new queen wants her future children to inherit the throne not one of her ...more
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Dec 05, 2011
 
Diary of a Wimpy Kid (Diary of a Wimpy Kid, #1)
3.97
liked it
Okay, so I just now got around to reading Diary of a Wimpy Kid. I can see why it's so popular. It's very funny and a quick read. I think I'll be readi ...more
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Oct 19, 2012
 
The Mostly True Story of Jack
3.50
liked it
I know people have been raving about this book. I liked it, but I didn't think it was great. The reaveal took too long for my tastes and at the end I ...more
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Jan 10, 2012
 
Lemonade: and Other Poems Squeezed from a Single Word
4.02
really liked it
What I thought: This is such a great idea for a poetic form. I remember getting worksheets in elementary school where we had to make words out of the ...more
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Feb 27, 2012
 
Secrets at Sea
3.67
liked it
Helena, the eldest of four mouse siblings, makes a decision that changes their lives forever. When their human family travels to England to go husband ...more
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Jan 04, 2012
 
A Meal of the Stars: Poems Up and Down
3.68
liked it
What fun! I liked trying to figure out which way to read the poems. The illustrations helped. If you read them the wrong way, they're absolute gibberi ...more
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May 20, 2012
 
Cinder (The Lunar Chronicles, #1)
4.15
liked it
I liked this. Not the usual fairy tale retelling, but that's what made it so interesting. Looking forward to the rest of the series.
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Feb 23, 2012
 
Around the World
3.85
liked it
What I thought: This is the type of graphic novel that I like. It reads easily and quickly...almost like a comic book. The stories themselves are very ...more
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Feb 27, 2012
 
The Vigilante's Bride
3.66
really liked it
I really enjoyed this book. The romance was well done. I might have found a new favorite author.
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Jan 09, 2012
 
Blue Moon Promise (Under Texas Stars, #1)
4.10
liked it
I really liked this one. Colleen is fast becoming onw of my favorite Christian authors.
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Mar 14, 2012
 
Mr. and Mrs. Bunny—Detectives Extraordinaire! (The Bunny's #1)
3.77
liked it
Horvath's humor is here in full force, but I think rabbits are new for her.
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May 21, 2012
 
It's Cool to Learn about Countries: Philippines
3.00
liked it
This was a good intro to the country, but I want to know more.
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Mar 02, 2012
 
Once Upon a Toad
3.93
liked it
I didn't like this as much as the mother-daughter book club series.
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May 21, 2012
 
Exploring the Titanic: How the Greatest Ship Ever Lost—Was Found
4.24
liked it
Interesting, but I want to know more than this book told.
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Apr 13, 2012
 
Inside Out & Back Again
4.10
liked it
What I thought: I liked this book for several reasons. First, it's based on fact. Second, it's a verse novel and in the format I prefer--titled poems ...more
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Feb 27, 2012
 
A Greyhound of a Girl
3.60
liked it
Very Irish in the dialogue...I liked it.
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May 21, 2012
 
Fateful
3.90
it was ok
Titanic and werewolves...interesting!
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May 21, 2012
 
Nasty Bugs
3.82
liked it
Gross! Boys will love this collection.
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May 20, 2012
 
Promise Me This
4.01
it was ok
This book seemed to drag on far too long.
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Apr 14, 2012
 
Forgive Me, I Meant to Do It: False Apology Poems
3.80
liked it
What I thought: I remember studying William Carlos Williams' poetry in college. The red wheelbarrow poem stood out more to me than the apology poem, b ...more
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Nov 28, 2011
 
Wonderland Creek
4.14
liked it
I really enjoyed this book. The premise (The WPA KY Pack Horse Library Project) was fascinating. Allie, Mack & Miss Lillie were all wonderful char ...more
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Jun 27, 2011
 
The Next Always (Inn BoonsBoro Trilogy #1)
4.11
it was ok
Well, I think I'm done with Nora Roberts. Once upon a time, I really liked her (Irish trilogy & witches trilogy), but her books don't do anything ...more
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Feb 08, 2012
 
Love on the Line
4.03
liked it
I really liked this one. It was well-written, the histirical detail was great, and the chemistry between Georgie and Luke fairly sizzled (in an innoce ...more
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Jun 27, 2011
 
Courtship and Curses (Leland Sisters, #3)
3.76
liked it
I didn't like Courtship & Curses as much as Doyle's other two books. It felt predictable somehow. Still a good book for those readers who crave Ja ...more
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Jun 04, 2010
 
The Council of Mirrors (The Sisters Grimm, #9)
4.38
liked it
A nice end to the series, but I felt a ittle out of the loop since it had been so long since I'd read the other books. I'm planning a re-read soon for ...more
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Dec 29, 2011
 
Blameless (Parasol Protectorate, #3)
4.01
it was ok
I didn't like this one as much as the two previous. maybe because Alexia & Lord Maccon were separated for most of the book.
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Aug 07, 2012
 
The Penderwicks: A Summer Tale of Four Sisters, Two Rabbits, and a Very Interesting Boy (The Penderwicks #1)
4.13
it was amazing
Loved this book and it's sequels. Probably the best series I've read in awhile. Now to find some read-alikes.
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Jul 23, 2012
 
Changeless (Parasol Protectorate, #2)
4.00
liked it
What an evil cliffhanger ending! I can't wait to read the next book.
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Jul 15, 2012
 
Forget-Me-Nots: Poems to Learn by Heart
4.02
liked it
A lovely collection...I can't wait to start memorizing.
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Dec 22, 2011
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