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The Other Boleyn Girl
4.04
really liked it
I was pleasantly surprised that how much I enjoyed this book. I find it amazing how she weaved in factual events seamlessly...as if she herself wrote ...more
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Sep 26, 2011
 
Blindness
4.08
liked it
I've never read Saramago, and after this book, honestly, I probably won't again. Although very compelling and at times disgusting, I found the transla ...more
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Sep 26, 2011
 
Mr. Lincoln's Wars: A Novel in Thirteen Stories
3.14
liked it
Very interesting book. I liked how it was told from different characters. It really let you imagine all the different sides of President Lincoln. Very ...more
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Sep 26, 2011
 
Elsewhere
3.92
really liked it
I enjoyed this book. It was very readable and flowed very nicely. It's interesting to read about the afterlife and a writer's creative challenge to ma ...more
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Sep 26, 2011
 
The Rapture of Canaan
3.80
it was ok
This book was just okay. I found myself skimming pages without losing any of the story. It was still an interesting story about seeing the conflict ea ...more
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Sep 26, 2011
 
The Little Friend
3.43
liked it
I really enjoyed Donna Tartt's writing. Although this was a large book and at first seemed a little intimidating, it zoomed by with her gracious writi ...more
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Sep 26, 2011
 
The Loop
3.90
it was amazing
I really really enjoyed this book. More than I thought. I read this book in one full day and it was so satisfying that I didn't lapse a lot of time be ...more
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Sep 26, 2011
 
Jesus Land: A Memoir
3.96
really liked it
This was a very readable memoir. Although nicely written and easily readable, somehow, I still felt holes or that I didn't get enough feeling from the ...more
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Sep 26, 2011
 
Tangerine Dream
2.35
it was ok
There were unique twists and plots...but not something that I would strongly recommend. It was an okay read and at okay pace. The beginning showed rea ...more
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Sep 26, 2011
 
Towelhead
3.59
liked it
This is the first novel that I've read which deals with adolescent female sexuality in a way that is honest and realistic. Though still child-like in ...more
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Sep 26, 2011