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77
Rampant (Killer Unicorns, #1)
3.54
really liked it
Killer unicorns! It's great. Creative, fast-paced, with a heroine who really grows into herself.
Jun 2009
Jun 01, 2009
 
21
Kiss of a Demon King (Immortals After Dark #7)
4.35
it was ok
This one was quite disappointing after the very fun books that came before it. I felt like the entire book was spent with one person or the other tied ...more
Feb 17, 2009
Feb 18, 2009
 
24
Graceling (Graceling Realm, #1)
4.10
really liked it
A fantastic debut novel. I had a few issues with it (plot pacing, unrealistic dialogue - especially with a certain child, a tendency to tell rather th ...more
Feb 24, 2009
Feb 24, 2009
 
65
Fall of Light (LaZelle, #2)
3.26
liked it
Well-written but slow. Somewhat disappointing for NKH, though I think her short stories are way better than any of her novels anyways (except maybe fo ...more
May 07, 2009
May 07, 2009
 
89
Leviathan (Leviathan, #1)
3.91
liked it
3.5 - I really liked the setting, which is a steampunk version of World War I, but I wasn't terribly captivated by the story or characters. I would re ...more
Jun 29, 2009
Jun 29, 2009
 
58
The Season
3.81
really liked it
Super fun ya regency romance + intrigue novel. Also very refreshing to read a ya book about rich girls who are actually friends.
Apr 22, 2009
Apr 22, 2009
 
110
Escaping North Korea: Defiance and Hope in the World's Most Repressive Country
3.69
really liked it
A depressing but extremely important book about the incredibly harsh North Korean regime and the desperate status of North Korean refugees.

The writin
...more
Sep 03, 2009
Sep 03, 2009
 
53
The Sins of Lord Easterbrook (Rothwell #4)
3.81
did not like it
One word - boring.
Apr 11, 2009
Apr 12, 2009
 
107
The Elfish Gene: Dungeons, Dragons And Growing Up Strange
3.28
it was ok
Memoir about the author's childhood as an extremely nerdy, annoying kid obsessed with D&D. Starts out readable and funny, then trudges on and on. ...more
Aug 26, 2009
Aug 26, 2009
 
43
Black Glass
3.67
liked it
Overall I liked this collection of slipstream, interstitial short stories (certainly much more than The Jane Austen Book Club), though there were enou ...more
Apr 03, 2009
Apr 03, 2009
 
13
Dangerous Waters: Modern Piracy and Terror on the High Seas
3.58
liked it
If you're interested in learning the details of modern piracy, this is a good choice. If you're not really interested in the topic, it's a little dry.
Feb 03, 2009
Feb 02, 2009
 
22
Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
4.05
really liked it
A hilarious read about cadavers - what's not to like? (maybe everything if you're the squeamish type. I was mainly okay until she started talking abou ...more
Feb 21, 2009
Feb 16, 2009
 
156
Hidden Currents (Drake Sisters, #7)
4.32
did not like it
I should have given up on this series/author with the first book I read by her, but I so wanted to like this (paranormal romance! sisters with magical ...more
Dec 10, 2009
Dec 11, 2009
 
49
Nightfall (The Vampire Diaries: The Return, #1)
3.56
it was ok
Ugh. What a disappointment. I really enjoyed L.J. Smith's books when they first came out, and this sequel, 18 years after the original series, is a po ...more
Apr 10, 2009
Apr 10, 2009
 
151
The Way Men Act
3.66
liked it
3.5. Slow and meandering but also funny and delightful.
Nov 20, 2009
Nov 20, 2009
 
26
A Sudden Wild Magic
3.76
liked it
Fun, but lacking DWJ's usual kick.
Mar 04, 2009
Mar 06, 2009
 
94
Everything Asian
3.36
really liked it
As a general rule, I'm leery of reading books about Korean immigrants, but the author does a good job of telling the story of this individual family, ...more
Jul 11, 2009
Jul 09, 2009
 
69
Storm Glass (Glass, #1)
3.95
really liked it
Entertaining, well-plotted (for the most part) story. I had low expectations for this, since I enjoyed Poison Study so much and the next 2 a little le ...more
May 15, 2009
May 15, 2009
 
57
Bumperboy Loses His Marbles!
4.11
really liked it
so cute!
Apr 20, 2009
Apr 20, 2009
 
72
Cry Wolf (Alpha & Omega, #1)
4.12
liked it
3.5 - very fun companion novel to the Mercy Thompson series. I might have given it a 4, but the story begins really abruptly and you can't shake the f ...more
May 20, 2009
May 21, 2009
 
84
Duchess By Night (Desperate Duchesses, #3)
3.92
liked it
I enjoyed this the first time I read it but was vaguely confused about all the secondary characters; having read it again after reading the books that ...more
Jun 14, 2009
Jun 14, 2009
 
62
Unwind (Unwind, #1)
4.18
liked it
Nice creepy premise, but I found it implausible and hard to accept as a setting (how would either prochoicers *or* prolifers find unwinding teenagers ...more
May 02, 2009
May 02, 2009
 
54
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society
4.12
really liked it
What a wonderful, witty, charming book about the relationships between people and the love of books and reading. A great heroine, with a fun, quirky c ...more
Apr 16, 2009
Apr 16, 2009
 
38
Fate (Tattoo, #2)
3.75
it was ok
Decent light reading, but nothing to get excited about. Just a note that it's a sorta sequel to Tattoo, which I did not know about and have not read - ...more
Mar 29, 2009
Mar 29, 2009
 
161
My Wicked Marquess (The Inferno Club, #1)
3.79
it was ok
This would have been better if the heroine wasn't *so* perfect - beautiful and talented *and* saves orphans in her free time! The non-romance aspect o ...more
Dec 20, 2009
Dec 20, 2009
 
48
The Adoration of Jenna Fox (Jenna Fox Chronicles, #1)
3.70
liked it
This was actually pretty good, but I'm just so tired of reading books about this theme - what is with the recent abundance of stories about people who ...more
Apr 08, 2009
Apr 09, 2009
 
75
The Historian
3.77
really liked it
**spoiler alert** Delightfully creepy tale about scholars and Dracula. I did find that it dragged at times, and I often found the transitions between ...more
May 28, 2009
May 26, 2009
 
160
The Knife of Never Letting Go (Chaos Walking, #1)
3.96
liked it
Gripping, exciting, and intense, but oh so depressing. Although everyone told me it was depressing, so I'm not sure why I still expected happy things. ...more
Dec 18, 2009
Oct 25, 2009
 
123
Safe Harbor (Drake Sisters, #5)
4.32
it was ok
I might have enjoyed this more if the hero didn't call the heroine "baby" every other sentence. And if he weren't such a typical overly controlling al ...more
Sep 27, 2009
Sep 27, 2009
 
133
84, Charing Cross Road
4.19
really liked it
Loved this book, absolutely delightful - I especially love how these were actual letters, not fiction.
Oct 18, 2009
Sep 16, 2009
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