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The Baby Book: Everything You Need to Know About Your Baby from Birth to Age Two
4.17
it was amazing
The best baby book ever created. I love Dr. Sears and his take on parenting. So many times when I have questions about something relating to my kids, ...more
Jan 2004
May 26, 2010
 
The Last Season
4.04
really liked it
I enjoyed reading this more than I thought I would. At first it reminded me of "Into The Wild" except for one very important aspect -Randy Morgenson k ...more
Aug 20, 2010
Aug 23, 2010
 
South: The Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition 1914-1917
4.21
it was amazing
A harrowing and inspirational true story written by one of the most famous Antarctic explorers. His story reads like a diary, and can get boring at ti ...more
Aug 2000
Jan 28, 2010
 
Follow the River
4.21
it was amazing
I first saw this book on a camping trip when I was a little girl. My Mom was reading it and I was captivated by the title. After reading the book, I a ...more
Jan 2000
Mar 06, 2009
 
The Monster of Florence
3.73
really liked it
Picked this up on a whim at the airport as I was boarding a flight. I had no idea what is was about, but the true story caught my attention. The descr ...more
May 2011
May 06, 2011
 
Into the Wild
3.96
really liked it
A very entertaining book - I had to get over how I felt about Christopher McCandless and his sheer stupidity. I really enjoyed the way Krakauer told t ...more
Jan 2004
Mar 06, 2009
 
The Call of the Wild
3.84
it was amazing
I don't like dogs but if I ever could, then it would have to be a dog like Buck. I was mesmerized at certain points of the story, waiting, hoping and ...more
not set
Mar 31, 2010
 
The Proper Care and Feeding of Husbands
3.71
really liked it
Does it still count if I listened to this on CD? :) I really enjoyed this book. It completely changed the way I looked at certain things in my marriag ...more
Nov 19, 2009
Mar 04, 2010
 
Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet
3.99
liked it
There is always a little tinge of sadness when I read stories like these, based on historical events. It's heartbreaking to imagine that things like t ...more
Feb 26, 2011
Feb 27, 2011
 
Falling Leaves: The Memoir of an Unwanted Chinese Daughter
3.88
liked it
What a heartbreaking story. The true events were making me so upset at certain point, I wanted to punch her family in the face. It is amazing what Ade ...more
not set
Mar 31, 2012
 
The Glass Castle
4.25
really liked it
An amazing true story. I couldn't fathom some of the stories Walls told because they are so incredible. It is crazy to imagine what some people live t ...more
Feb 2011
Feb 27, 2011
 
Atonement
3.88
it was ok
**spoiler alert** I did not like this book. In fact, I couldn't even finish it. The injustice of the story just struck a chord with me and I just had ...more
Jan 2007
Mar 06, 2009
 
After Long Silence
3.95
really liked it
I really like this book, so much so that I will pick it up every now and again and re-read it. The author tells an amazing story of her parents during ...more
Jan 2002
Mar 06, 2009
 
Head Wounds
3.84
liked it
I originally picked up this book at the library for my husband but he wanted me to read it first to see if he would like it. It was an entertaining st ...more
Oct 18, 2009
Oct 21, 2009
 
Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience and Redemption
4.39
it was amazing
There are simply no words to describe how amazing this story is. I think the best part is that it is all TRUE. Louie Zamperini is my new hero, serious ...more
May 06, 2011
May 06, 2011
 
The Forgotten Garden
4.12
really liked it
I wan totally captured up in the story and the mystery in this book. It is a somewhat big book, but I read it really fast because I HAD to know how it ...more
Nov 18, 2010
Nov 19, 2010
 
White Fang
3.95
really liked it
I love reading Jack London. I enjoyed White Fang, even though it drags at times. London is such a great storyteller and he always has me riveted with ...more
Apr 05, 2010
Apr 01, 2010
 
Uglies (Uglies, #1)
3.86
really liked it
This book reminded me a lot of The Hunger Games so I had to keep reminding myself it was a different story. Overall it was a fast, enjoyable and easy ...more
not set
Feb 16, 2011
 
In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex
4.16
really liked it
I love reading stories of survival - and here is another one. Add to it the fact that they were at sea and you have a fantastic novel. Well worth the ...more
Jan 2008
May 26, 2010
 
The Help
4.46
really liked it
Once I got into the story, I could not put this book down! Although I have read many other books along this same storyline, I still really enjoyed thi ...more
Jan 25, 2010
Jan 19, 2010
 
Attachment
2.47
it was ok
I found the prose of the book a little hard to follow. It didn't really capture my entire attention so I kept having to go back and re-read pages.
Sep 2009
Oct 09, 2009
 
The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl
4.04
liked it
Don't read this book if you're looking for a pick me up. It is sad and depressing, but then again - look at the topic. I love history, so this book wa ...more
Feb 23, 2010
Jan 25, 2010
 
The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio: How My Mother Raised 10 Kids on 25 Words or Less
3.90
liked it
A very entertaining read. It was amazing what her mom accomplished!
Apr 2011
May 06, 2011
 
The Catcher in the Rye
3.80
Haven't read this since high school, but it was one of my favorite books. Time to dust it off and read it again...
not set
Jan 19, 2010
 
Pregnancy, Childbirth and the Newborn (2001) (Retired Edition)
4.17
really liked it
The only childbirth book you will ever need.
Jan 2004
May 27, 2010
 
The House at Riverton
3.94
really liked it
Spellbinding read. I couldn't put it down.
Mar 2013
Mar 07, 2013
 
Love the One You're With
3.70
liked it
It was a fun book, the story pulled me in.
Aug 2009
Oct 09, 2009
 
The Maze Runner (The Maze Runner, #1)
4.03
really liked it
Good story, kept me interested.
Apr 2011
May 06, 2011
 
The Outlander
3.69
really liked it
Suspenseful and entertaining.
Aug 16, 2010
Aug 23, 2010
 
The Big Rock Candy Mountain
4.13
really liked it
Stegner is one of my favorite writers. I enjoyed reading TBRCM and the story was great. I so wanted to characters to be able to make it to their own B ...more
Mar 25, 2010
Mar 03, 2010
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