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The Weight Loss Plan for Beating Diabetes: The 5-Step Program That Removes Metabolic Roadblocks, Sheds Pounds Safely, and Reverses Prediabetes and Diabetes
3.55
it was amazing
If you are diabetic or know someone who it, this book could be a real life-saver. I have several diabetics in my family. I know from first-hand experi ...more
Oct 05, 2009
Oct 25, 2009
 
TransAtlantic
3.81
liked it
The poetry of Colum McCann's prose is so beautiful I found myself reading some of the passages over again, lingering on some of the phrases, marveling ...more
Aug 14, 2013
Aug 18, 2013
 
86'd
3.82
liked it
Bruno Dante may be a hero to some, to me he's just a crazy fool. I didn't find this book hysterically funny as advertised, however, I did read it and ...more
Oct 2009
Nov 02, 2009
 
The Orphan Master's Son
4.07
it was amazing
This is dark comedy that brilliantly reveals the absurd cruelty of life in all levels of society in North Korea. The style is breezy, fast-paced, and ...more
Jul 13, 2013
Jul 13, 2013
 
Retribution: The Battle for Japan, 1944-45
4.21
really liked it
The Japanese fighters were ferocious and they pledged to fight to the death for Emperor Hirohito. We have been lead to believe that this is the reason ...more
Jan 2008
Apr 22, 2008
 
American Lightning: Terror, Mystery, the Birth of Hollywood & the Crime of the Century
3.48
really liked it
Terrorism has been an element of American history for a very long time. In 1910, radical union labor leaders actually blew up the Los Angeles Times bu ...more
Aug 15, 2008
Nov 16, 2008
 
The Reserve
3.00
liked it
The rugged, unblemished Adirondack State Park in upstate New York provides a perfect escape for rich people during troubled times in this big, juicy n ...more
Mar 2008
Apr 22, 2008
 
The Last Campaign: Robert F. Kennedy and 82 Days That Inspired America
4.26
liked it
My respect for Bobby Kennedy soared after reading this book. He campaigned in places (Indian reservations, Mississippi rural areas, barrios) where eve ...more
not set
Oct 23, 2008
 
Havana Nocturne: How the Mob Owned Cuba & Then Lost it to the Revolution
3.88
really liked it
This is the amazing story of how the Mob and in particular, Meyer Lansky, built their empire in Havana in the years before the Castro revolution. Hava ...more
Jul 2008
Oct 23, 2008
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