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Broken Angel (Caitlyn Brown, #1)
liked it
**spoiler alert** I won this book on GoodReads, and it arrived just in time for my airport/airplane reading time! I will provide a review upon my retu ...more
Dec 24, 2008
Dec 15, 2008
The Grapes of Wrath
it was amazing
This was the first adult book that I remember reading, and, decades lster, it is still with me.
Aug 07, 1971
Aug 12, 2015
The Dip: A Little Book That Teaches You When to Quit (and When to Stick)
liked it
I read this book because I suspect that I'm too loyal, to both my job and my ex bf. I was looking for guidance and perspective to see if my hunch / in ...more
Oct 09, 2008
Jul 23, 2008
Euphemania: Our Love Affair with Euphemisms
As mentioned on NPR All Things Considered Feb 7 2011.
not set
Feb 07, 2011
At the Edge of the Orchard
Received free Advanced Reader Copy from Well Read New and Used Books of Hawthorne, NJ.
Jan 02, 2016
Jan 02, 2016
Color Saves the Day: The Power of the Perfect Color Palette (Home Decorating) (English and English Edition)
Follow the author on Twitter @LuciannaSamu, and check her blog . She'll inspire you to add color to your life.
not set
Feb 28, 2010
America's (Math) Education Crisis: Why We Have It and Why We Can('t) Fix It
I won this book through Goodreads.
not set
Dec 02, 2010
Close My Eyes
it was amazing
First, the disclosure. I read the Advance Reader Copy, which I received at no cost.
More later.
Jun 30, 2013
Jun 23, 2013
liked it
Fun, light, beach read.
Jul 04, 2013
Jul 03, 2013
Big Girl Panties
it was ok
Meet the author Tuesday July 23 in Hawthorne NJ, at Well Read New and Used Books. A quick summer read.
Jul 13, 2013
Jun 28, 2013
The Ice Cream Queen of Orchard Street
really liked it
Jun 17, 2014
Jun 03, 2014
Eat This ... It'll Make You Feel Better
it was amazing
Before reading this book, my only recipes for Italian food involved cottage cheese instead of ricotta. Now I can make basics (at least in New Jersey) ...more
Jan 1995
May 12, 2008
Glamour's Gourmet on the Run
liked it
This book covers basic techniques, and provides alternate seasonings to allow you to use one technique to make many dishes. Book is organized into sim ...more
Jan 1990
May 12, 2008
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
really liked it
I was getting a pedicure while reading the footbinding passage. It was very disconcerting, but it made me ponder what customs we have that would seem ...more
Dec 06, 2010
Jul 18, 2009
In Love with Life
liked it
This is a good book to read if you're depressed or losing perspective, to help remind you to find joy in life.

I hear the author is more engaging in pe
Oct 23, 2008
Jul 17, 2008
Nature Girl
really liked it
Another funny book from Hiaasen. It helped pass the time while I was stuck at an airport due to October snow in NJ.
Oct 31, 2008
May 10, 2008
Who Moved My Cheese?: An Amazing Way to Deal with Change in Your Work and in Your Life
change is constant, it's better to control how you handle change than worry about things out of your control
not set
Jun 09, 2008
A Visit from the Goon Squad
really liked it
How did each of us get from A to B? An interesting and entertaining pre-reunion read
Jul 16, 2013
May 12, 2011
Medium Raw: A Bloody Valentine to the World of Food and the People Who Cook
liked it
Bourdain will be signing his new book @ Bookends in Ridgewood NJ June 9 7pm.
Aug 14, 2010
Jun 04, 2010
Lighten Up: Survival Skills For People Under Pressure
it was amazing
take your work seriously, but don't take yourself too seriously
not set
Jun 29, 2008
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society
liked it
I could see where the story was going, but enjoyed it anyhow.
Nov 07, 2010
May 23, 2010
The Art Forger
really liked it
Enjoyable, but (to say more would spoil the ending for you)
Aug 03, 2013
May 28, 2013
A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier
really liked it
Powerful, beautifully told but tragic
Jul 28, 2013
May 30, 2013
Where the Heart Is
Jul 1996
May 09, 2008
Lincoln in the Bardo
it was amazing
Listen to the audio book!
Aug 15, 2017
Jun 25, 2017
Crazy in Alabama
really liked it
not set
May 06, 2008
Can't Wait to Get to Heaven
really liked it
Roller coaster!
Feb 03, 2010
May 10, 2008
Blue Rodeo
it was ok
Jan 1996
May 10, 2008
What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions
not set
Dec 02, 2014
Pledged: The Secret Life of Sororities
not set
Nov 09, 2008
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