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The Stranger
3.96
it was amazing
Albert Camus, the French Algerian author of this book, as well as two of my favorite collections of humanist essays, "Resistance Rebellion and Death," ...more
Mar 2007
Jun 02, 2007
 
The Passion
4.12
it was amazing
Jeanette Winterson was adopted into a Pentacostal family in England, who managed to convince her of her destiny to become a missionary. It was as a te ...more
not set
Jun 02, 2007
 
A Passage to India
3.67
it was amazing
I love E.M. Forester. "Room With a View" is another wonderful book, but this one is probably my favorite. Not only are all of the fascinating characte ...more
Jan 2005
Jun 02, 2007
 
The Sound of Waves
3.75
it was amazing
What people mostly mostly seem to know about Japanese literary giant Yukio Mishima are the rather unpleasant things, culminating in his gruesome ritua ...more
not set
Jun 02, 2007
 
Lolita
3.88
really liked it
Obviously I have a thing for books told from the untrustworthy perspective of sordid and even criminal characters, which doesn't really speak well for ...more
not set
Jun 04, 2007
 
Four-Year-Old Girl
4.42
The kind of poet who doesn't just observe but actively attends to things, like the amazing notion that despite its resemblance to glass, there must be ...more
not set
Dec 17, 2007
 
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter, #7)
4.61
They got better and better right up until the end. Rowling's books are the kind you can go back to over and over and over, written not just to become ...more
not set
Dec 17, 2007
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