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Promise Me Eternity
2.60
did not like it
I received a free copy of the book by the author in exchange for a review on my blog.

I started my rating at three stars, and I could not give it the
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Mar 09, 2012
Feb 22, 2012
 
Trickle Up Poverty: Stopping Obama's Attack on Our Borders, Economy, and Security
3.88
it was ok
I selected this book for its title and subtitle: Stopping Obama's Attacks on Our Borders, Economy and Security. There are also chapters about educatio ...more
Jan 02, 2012
Dec 27, 2011
 
King Peggy: An American Secretary, Her Royal Destiny, and the Inspiring Story of How She Changed an African Village
3.89
it was amazing
The title and subtitle intrigued me, and the strong recommendations from readers on Goodreads encouraged me to read this book.
King Peggy comes across
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Aug 28, 2012
Jul 30, 2012
 
Feed Your Brain, Lose Your Belly: Experience Dynamic Weight Loss with the Brain-Belly Connection
3.31
liked it
An ad for this book on www.goodreads.com website caught my attention just when I was in the process of setting up my Food & Exercise Diary for the ...more
Feb 21, 2012
Feb 14, 2012
 
Burn (Anna Pigeon, #16)
3.60
liked it
**spoiler alert** I"m read this book for I like the writing by Nevada Barr and the stories about Anna Pigeon. Anna has been on leave from National Par ...more
Jan 22, 2012
Jan 10, 2012
 
Hard Truth (Anna Pigeon, #13)
3.80
liked it
There seems to be two groups of readers of the Anna Pigeon mysteries. I belong in the group that enjoys the settings and histories of the National Par ...more
Feb 08, 2012
Feb 05, 2012
 
Broken Markets: How High Frequency Trading and Predatory Practices on Wall Street Are Destroying Investor Confidence and Your Portfolio
3.76
really liked it
This was a free ebook from BN.com, and it is no longer free.
I'm glad I read for it explained to my satisfaction why one of my sell limit orders sold
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Aug 20, 2012
Aug 02, 2012
 
Aftershock: The Next Economy and America's Future
3.94
liked it
**spoiler alert** I read this book for an explanation about The Great Recession of 2008-2012 because I do not believe it is over. I live in a county w ...more
Jan 15, 2012
Dec 27, 2011
 
Excuses Begone! How to Change Lifelong, Self-Defeating Thinking Habits
4.15
liked it
What better time to listen to an audio book titled Excuses Begone! How to change Lifelong, Self-Defeating Thinking Habits than in early January for it ...more
Jan 17, 2012
Dec 27, 2011
 
The Brain Trust Program: A Scientifically Based Three-Part Plan to Improve Memory, Elevate Mood, EnhanceAttention, Alleviate Migraine and Menopausal Symptoms, and Boost Mental Energy
3.51
it was ok
I read books like this because I think the information will help someone I know, and yet, these are the people who will never read the book based on m ...more
Feb 28, 2012
Feb 20, 2012
 
The Great Depression: A Diary
3.76
it was amazing
This book was recommended as a book of the week on Consuela Mack's Wealthtrack show on my local PBS station.
Benjamin Roth was a lawyer with a sole pr
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Aug 25, 2012
Aug 11, 2012
 
The Journal of Best Practices: A Memoir of Marriage, Asperger Syndrome, and One Man's Quest to Be a Better Husband
3.82
really liked it
This displayed book caught my attention because my daughter once worked with children with autism. I also enjoyed the books by Temple Grandin. The aut ...more
May 07, 2012
May 01, 2012
 
Frommer's Dublin Day by Day
4.08
it was amazing
There are more maps with the places clearly marked on them than other guide books with their fold out maps or pull out maps. I plan to use the Best in ...more
Apr 2012
Dec 27, 2011
 
Bailout: An Inside Account of How Washington Abandoned Main Street While Rescuing Wall Street
3.90
really liked it
I wanted to read this book for it was about choices made by cabinet and governmental employees, Federal Reserve chairmen, executive bankers, and the s ...more
Aug 29, 2012
Jul 26, 2012
 
Chomp
3.94
really liked it
I look forward to books from Carl Hiaasen for he spikes his adult fiction books with commentary about the state of things in Florida and the rest of o ...more
Apr 07, 2012
Apr 02, 2012
 
The Magykal Papers (Septimus Heap, #7.5)
3.95
it was ok
The Magykal Papers rates two stars for it adds nothing to the adventures of Septimus Heap and Princess Jenna. The book purports to be a compilation of ...more
Jan 08, 2012
Dec 27, 2011
 
The Big Retirement Risk: Running Out of Money Before You Run Out of Time
3.40
liked it
This book was recommended to me by my brother and my father.
It is written for a general audience. I don't see much difference in this book and Your M
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Aug 2012
Jul 23, 2012
 
Death at La Fenice (Commissario Brunetti #1)
3.81
really liked it
I read the second book, Death is a Strange Country, in the Brunetti series years ago, and I bought this as a Nook book when it was offered at a reduce ...more
Dec 04, 2012
Nov 26, 2012
 
Organize for a Fresh Start: Embrace Your Next Chapter in Life
3.38
really liked it
This book had been a Free Friday selection, and it is no longer free.

This book helps a reader whose processes and systems are no longer working becau
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Feb 17, 2012
Feb 12, 2012
 
Box 21 (Grens & Sundkvist #2)
3.65
really liked it
I enjoyed two other books by the team of Roslund and Hellstrom, and I borrowed it from my library's collection.
The subject matter, the physical and m
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Dec 12, 2012
Dec 09, 2012
 
Physik (Septimus Heap, #3)
3.99
really liked it
This is the third book of the Septimus Heap series, and I enjoyed it.

A new villian is the Substantial Spirit Queen Etheldredda. Favorite characters r
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Jan 05, 2012
Dec 27, 2011
 
The Redbreast (Harry Hole, #3)
3.94
really liked it
I would appear to be seeking out Scandanavian mystery authors for my book choices lately: Larsson; Roslund and Hellstrom; Kaaberbol; and now, Nesbo. N ...more
Oct 27, 2012
Oct 10, 2012
 
Frommer's Norway
4.29
it was amazing
I read this guide as part of my research for sights to see at the three ports I will be on my cruise.
I like Frommer's guides for the historical infor
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Feb 28, 2012
Feb 15, 2012
 
Temptation
3.90
really liked it
This was the Free Friday selection from BN.com last Friday, and I read it within hours of downloading. This guilty pleasure was hard to put down becau ...more
Mar 09, 2012
Mar 09, 2012
 
Who Do You Think You Are?: The Essential Guide to Tracing Your Family History
3.98
really liked it
This is a companion guide to the NBC series, and the middle section retells the stories of the episodes of the first season.
This book is also a 200-p
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Mar 13, 2012
Mar 09, 2012
 
The Winds of Khalakovo (Lays of Anuskaya, #1)
3.31
liked it
This was Free Friday selection May 27, 2011, and it is no longer free. I like Free Fridays from the Nook store at BN.com so that I may try new-to-me a ...more
Jun 14, 2012
May 27, 2011
 
Soft Apocalypse
3.47
really liked it
I received this as a Free Friday selection for my Nook from Barnes & Noble, and it is no longer free. Apocalyptic fiction is a genre I don't read ...more
May 05, 2012
Apr 29, 2011
 
The Honest Truth About Dishonesty: How We Lie to Everyone - Especially Ourselves
3.91
really liked it
I heard about this book through an interview with the author plus advertisements and recommedations through BN.com and goodreads. I enjoy well-written ...more
Jul 08, 2012
Jun 26, 2012
 
The End of Your Life Book Club
3.81
it was amazing
I read this book based on the recommendations from goodreads.com and Barnes& Noble, and I feel glad I read it now.
I appreciate the bibliography a
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Nov 12, 2012
Nov 02, 2012
 
The First Confessor (The Legend of Magda Searus, #1)
4.19
really liked it
I eagerly awaited the release of this chronological prequel to the Sword of Truth series for I enjoyed this series and I always looked forward to lear ...more
Jul 22, 2012
Jul 06, 2012
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