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Yoga Mala: The Original Teachings of Ashtanga Yoga Master Sri K. Pattabhi Jois
4.19
liked it
One of my reasons for joining the Yoga teacher training program was because I am very interested in the mind and body connection. Therefore, I very mu ...more
Jul 31, 2013
Jul 31, 2013
 
William Wilson
3.85
really liked it
This is a great creepy story about a doppelganger. The whole time the reader is wondering if the narrator is going mad or if someone is really stealin ...more
Oct 29, 2013
Oct 29, 2013
 
The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali
4.40
liked it
The very first sutra sets up the book so well, “If the restraint of the mental modifications is achieved, one has reached the goal of yoga.” (pg. 3) I ...more
Aug 08, 2013
Aug 08, 2013
 
The Proper Care and Feeding of Husbands
3.71
did not like it
Ah! I can't read this anymore. I cannot stand her negativity toward the subject that she chose to write about. The thing is, I do agree with a lot of ...more
Sep 03, 2010
Mar 04, 2010
 
Edenbrooke (Edenbrooke, #1)
4.34
it was amazing
I read this book in one day. I could not stop reading it. It was such a refreshing romance because it was clean. There was plenty of secret glances an ...more
May 21, 2016
Oct 31, 2012
 
Global Mom: Eight Countries, Sixteen Addresses, Five Languages, One Family
4.10
really liked it
I have wanted to read this book a long time and this was perfect timing as my family is embarking on our own adventure that could take us around the w ...more
Apr 12, 2014
Mar 26, 2014
 
The Assignation
3.07
it was ok
I am not sure I fully understood this story. It felt a little like two stories in one until the very end. It was like a war between two gods, Aphrodit ...more
Oct 2013
Sep 30, 2013
 
The Conversation of Eiros and Charmion
3.22
liked it
This story is a little bit sci-fi, post apocalyptic. Poe's descriptions are always so detailed and vivid. I am always transported into the story as I ...more
Oct 05, 2012
Oct 05, 2012
 
The Domain of Arnheim
2.82
it was ok
I always get lost in Poe when he doesn't really have a macabre theme to his stories. I am not sure what this says about my attention level...
Oct 04, 2014
Oct 03, 2014
 
The Duc de L'Omelette
2.20
it was ok
I am not sure what finally happened in this story as the last line is in French, but playing cards with the devil can never be good.

Sep 28, 2011
Sep 28, 2012
 
Too Busy Not to Pray
4.14
really liked it
I thoroughly enjoyed this book and reading it was timely for me as I have been trying to make my prayers more meaningful and to better my relationship ...more
Feb 06, 2016
Jan 14, 2016
 
City of Lost Souls (The Mortal Instruments, #5)
4.30
liked it
This book was so frustrating to me. I usually like Cassandra Clare but the last two Mortal Instrument books have been pretty annoying. First of all, I ...more
May 08, 2014
Sep 21, 2010
 
The Other Side of Heaven
4.22
it was amazing
This was a wonderful love letter to God and the nation of Tonga. I was constantly amazed by Groberg's faith and relationship with God and the miracles ...more
Feb 11, 2016
Aug 20, 2015
 
Twelfth Night
3.97
really liked it
This is one of my favorite Shakespeare plays. I love the main conflict, girl dressing up as boy, girl falls in love with her, she falls in love with b ...more
Jul 20, 2014
Jul 15, 2014
 
Josie (Sunfire, #28)
3.27
liked it
I brought out an old box of books for my daughter the other day and found a whole bunch of my teenage favs, the Sunfire series. I decided to wax nosta ...more
Aug 29, 2015
Aug 28, 2015
 
Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3)
4.03
it was ok
I wanted Katniss' strenght to come out in this book as it did in the other two. It seemed like all she did was diminish and live in a drug addled stat ...more
Apr 15, 2012
Aug 28, 2010
 
Expecting Adam: A True Story of Birth, Rebirth, and Everyday Magic
3.82
liked it
I found this book to be very moving and a good description of the feelings of motherhood. I could not believe some of the view of the Harvard Acadamea ...more
Jan 15, 2012
Jun 10, 2011
 
Heather (Sunfire, #23)
3.23
it was ok
Waxing Nostalgic #13- I don't love the way Schurfranz paints her heroines to be fickle. They kiss the boy, feel that he is taking liberties so they ge ...more
Oct 13, 2015
Aug 28, 2015
 
Megan (Sunfire, #16)
3.35
did not like it
Waxing Nostalgic- I know that I read these books as a youth, a young and impressionable teenage girl. I certainly hope that I was not influenced by th ...more
Apr 27, 2016
Aug 28, 2015
 
Allegiant (Divergent, #3)
3.63
did not like it
I seem to have this problem with trilogies. I rarely like the conclusion of the three and this book was no exception. Then, since I like to buy books, ...more
Nov 09, 2013
Oct 22, 2012
 
Merrie (Sunfire, #25)
3.45
it was ok
Waxing Nostalgic #7- This is not of my favorites of the Sunfire Series. I think Merrie's reason for leaving her home and coming to a new land was real ...more
Sep 09, 2015
Aug 28, 2015
 
Renee (Sunfire, #30)
3.32
it was ok
Waxing Nostalgic #5- Renee is about a girl in the Blizzard of 1888 in New York City. She is independent and determined to break into the newspaper bus ...more
Sep 07, 2015
Aug 28, 2015
 
Blade Runner (Movie Tie In Edition)
4.08
it was ok
My husband and I read this together, therefore it was stop and start with long stretches in between. I am not sure if this added to my indifference to ...more
Sep 20, 2014
Mar 27, 2014
 
My Story
3.78
really liked it
This was such a difficult story to listen to because of the horrible things that happened to such a young girl. Elizabeth is the narrator and it makes ...more
May 19, 2017
Dec 16, 2015
 
Susannah (Sunfire, #2)
3.82
liked it
Waxing Nostalgic #15- It has been awhile since I have revised one of my youthful favs. Sometimes I think the books may have been better remembered in ...more
Mar 10, 2016
Aug 28, 2015
 
Beyond the Bear: How I Learned to Live and Love Again after Being Blinded by a Bear
4.30
really liked it
There were so many amazing things about this story that I am having a hard time deciding where to start. I think I was firstly amazed by Dan's girlfri ...more
Dec 30, 2014
Dec 27, 2014
 
Diana (Sunfire, #29)
3.39
really liked it
Waxing Nostalgic #6- I love this book by my favorite author of the Sunfire series. She describes her characters so well and the reader comes to love t ...more
Sep 08, 2015
Aug 28, 2015
 
Longitude
3.95
liked it
First of all, let me say, I am always grateful for a book club. I would never have picked up this book on my own. I am glad that Book Club helps me br ...more
Jun 25, 2014
Jun 20, 2014
 
The Forgotten Garden
4.12
liked it
**spoiler alert** I liked this book but it found it to be a bit depressing. It was five generations of people who were disfunctional. The book brought ...more
Jan 06, 2011
Dec 31, 2010
 
Laura (Sunfire, #10)
3.60
it was ok
Waxing Nostalgic #10- Schurfranz is my least favorite author in this series. I feel that she makes her heroines fickle in their love. That is no excep ...more
Sep 17, 2015
Aug 28, 2015
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