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Fire (Graceling Realm, #2)
4.12
liked it
Hot off the heels of Graceling, I ran down to the library (actually I reserved and had Scott pick up the book) to get my hands on a copy. I was crushi ...more
Oct 21, 2010
Oct 21, 2010
 
The President's Daughter
3.96
liked it
Meg's mother has always been a hard-working politician, but now she decides to run for President of the United States. Full of teenage-angst, this int ...more
Jan 04, 2011
Jan 04, 2011
 
White House Autumn (2008 Revision)
4.03
it was ok
The second in the series, Meg is still coming to terms with the fact that her mother is now president. When the President gets shot, Meg has to deal w ...more
Mar 20, 2011
Mar 20, 2011
 
A Spy in the House (The Agency, #1)
3.77
really liked it
Mary finds herself rescued from hanging as a theif only to recieve a lady's education and become a spy. Not only is the writing strong, but this is su ...more
Nov 08, 2010
Nov 08, 2010
 
Chalice
3.78
it was ok
I wasn't really all about this book of McKinley's. I never felt completely connected to the character; magic played too heavily into the plot and was ...more
Feb 13, 2012
Feb 13, 2012
 
Nation
4.05
liked it
One (possibly British) girl washes up on the shore of a native island when a tsunami destroys her ship. She and one young man are the only ones around ...more
Sep 27, 2010
Sep 27, 2010
 
Her Mother's Hope & Her Daughter's Dream
4.48
really liked it
These novels follow a generation of four women, each of whom has difficulties relating to their mothers. Told from multiple perspectives, the books sp ...more
Jun 08, 2011
Jun 08, 2011
 
Priceless: How I Went Undercover to Rescue the World's Stolen Treasures
3.78
it was ok
Scott introduced this book to me and really enjoyed; I'm afraid I can't say the same about myself. If you're interested in reading the glamorous tales ...more
Oct 27, 2010
Oct 27, 2010
 
In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto
4.07
really liked it
Definitely thought-provoaking. Perhaps ignorance is bliss? Regardless, I'm thoroughly reconsidering my diet. I would highly recommend this book--parti ...more
Sep 02, 2010
Sep 02, 2010
 
City of Ashes (The Mortal Instruments, #2)
4.21
really liked it
Seriously a remake of the Twilight saga, complete with a Bella/Edward/Jacob love triangle that includes the creation of a vampire. Honestly! Didn't st ...more
Jul 13, 2011
Jul 13, 2011
 
A Girl of the Limberlost (Limberlost, #2)
4.14
really liked it
This book reminded me a lot of Anne of Green Gables. The story follows a teenage girl who attempts to make something more of herself by attending the ...more
Apr 04, 2012
Apr 04, 2012
 
Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3)
4.03
really liked it
A bit dark compared to the previous two books--definitely not something to be taken lightly, but intriging all the same. I was a bit skeptical with ho ...more
Aug 29, 2010
Aug 29, 2010
 
What Happened to Goodbye
3.97
liked it
Declan struggles with the divorce of her parents that leaves her questioning and reworking her identity. While I really want to like Sarah Dessen, I a ...more
Jun 08, 2011
Jun 08, 2011
 
The Blue Sword (Damar, #1)
4.24
really liked it
Like Shannon Hale? This book is good when you've already read all of hers but are in the mood for something similar. It was a bit difficult to get int ...more
Aug 26, 2010
Aug 26, 2010
 
The House of the Scorpion (Matteo Alacran, #1)
4.10
liked it
I previously tried listening to this book on tape and didn't make it far before quitting. This time I stuck with the paper edition. While it wasn't my ...more
Jan 08, 2012
Feb 13, 2012
 
Clockwork Angel (The Infernal Devices, #1)
4.33
really liked it
Definitely enjoyed this read. I was a bit surprised by the amount of gore involved and wasn't too fond of the "infernal devices," but I liked the char ...more
Aug 20, 2011
Aug 20, 2011
 
The Age of Miracles
3.64
liked it
This book chronicles one 11 year old girl's life as the Earth changes rotation and starts to spin slower. Reads very similar to "Life As We Knew It". ...more
Jul 22, 2012
Jul 22, 2012
 
The Maze Runner (Maze Runner, #1)
4.03
liked it
Reads a bit similar to The Hunger Games, but I didn't like this one as much. It took me awhile to get into the book and was never entirely gripped by ...more
Apr 14, 2012
Apr 14, 2012
 
As Sure as the Dawn (Mark of the Lion, #3)
4.39
liked it
I enjoyed this book, but it wasn't my favorite of the three in the series. I found the characters a bit one-dimensional rather too religious for my ta ...more
Aug 20, 2011
Aug 20, 2011
 
No More Cookies!
3.67
really liked it
Amelia LOVES this book! It doesn't get much better than monkeys and cookies! I think the story is cute and entertaining, as well.
Oct 03, 2011
Oct 03, 2011
 
Where She Went (If I Stay, #2)
4.05
liked it
I enjoyed this sequel to "If I stay" told from the boy's perspective. Definitely worth the quick read.
Jun 08, 2011
Jun 08, 2011
 
Nightshade (Nightshade #1; Nightshade World #4)
4.03
liked it
I really wanted to like this book, but wasn't so successful. It was good, but seemed to be missing something. Much to heavy on an underdeveloped roman ...more
Dec 06, 2010
Sep 02, 2010
 
An Abundance of Katherines
3.63
it was ok
Not one of my favorites. A bit weird to read and contains too much foul language, in my opinion. I think he tries a bit to hard to be smart and sound ...more
May 16, 2011
Feb 05, 2009
 
Bewitching Season (Leland Sisters, #1)
3.70
really liked it
Really enjoyed this book. Great historical fiction with a little fantasy mystery thrown in. Would like to read the sequel.
Apr 04, 2012
Feb 13, 2012
 
Prized (Birthmarked, #2)
3.99
really liked it
I enjoyed this book as much as I remember liking the first. Definitely worth the read.
Apr 30, 2012
Mar 11, 2012
 
City of Bones (The Mortal Instruments, #1)
4.12
really liked it
A good read. Something akin to harry potter and twilight. Can't wait for the next one
not set
Jun 29, 2011
 
If I Stay (If I Stay, #1)
3.96
liked it
An interesting and quick read. Lots of flashbacks.
Jun 08, 2011
Apr 21, 2009
 
The Tragedy Paper
3.75
really liked it
None
Jun 02, 2013
Jun 02, 2013
 
Graceling (Graceling Realm, #1)
4.10
really liked it
None
not set
Jul 26, 2011
 
Somewhere Inside: One Sister's Captivity in North Korea and the Other's Fight to Bring Her Home
3.99
liked it
None
not set
Mar 22, 2013
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