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The Blind Assassin
3.95
it was amazing
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Feb 27, 2007
 
The Handmaid's Tale
4.07
it was amazing
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Feb 27, 2007
 
On Love
3.97
it was amazing
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Feb 27, 2007
 
Kiss & Tell
3.58
it was amazing
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Feb 27, 2007
 
Ella Minnow Pea: A Novel in Letters
3.84
it was amazing
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Feb 27, 2007
 
The Confessions of Max Tivoli
3.65
liked it
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Feb 27, 2007
 
The Time Traveler's Wife
3.95
it was amazing
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Feb 27, 2007
 
Never Let Me Go
3.80
really liked it
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Feb 27, 2007
 
My Sister's Keeper
4.06
really liked it
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Feb 27, 2007
 
Motherless Brooklyn
3.91
really liked it
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Feb 27, 2007
 
Life of Pi
3.88
really liked it
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Feb 27, 2007
 
Many Waters (Time, #4)
4.01
really liked it
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Feb 28, 2007
 
White Teeth
3.75
really liked it
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Feb 27, 2007
 
Everything Is Illuminated
3.90
liked it
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Feb 27, 2007
 
A Wrinkle in Time (A Wrinkle in Time Quintet, #1)
4.04
it was amazing
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Mar 01, 2007
 
The Plot Against America
3.71
liked it
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Feb 28, 2007
 
Atonement
3.88
really liked it
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Feb 27, 2007
 
Middlesex
3.98
it was amazing
One of the best books I have ever read -- the fact that I continued reading despite disturbing themes of incest and hermaphroditism says a lot.
not set
Feb 28, 2007
 
Imagining Argentina
4.04
liked it
This book was a very creative exploration of the ambiguous boundary between imagination and reality, using the infamous disappearances in Argentina as ...more
not set
Jul 26, 2008
 
Seven Types of Ambiguity
4.01
really liked it
Interesting...a little long, and it sometimes felt like it was above my head. Much of the time, though, I really enjoyed it. I did love the way the au ...more
not set
Feb 28, 2007
 
The History of Love
3.91
it was ok
I couldn't decide whether I liked this or not. Sometimes it seemed a little pretentious, and I felt like Krauss was imitating her boyfriend, Jonathan ...more
not set
Jul 01, 2007
 
The Well of Lost Plots (Thursday Next #3)
4.09
it was ok
Jasper Fforde bit off more than he could chew with this one. I feel like he had many creative ideas for bookworld (insider trading of plot devices, pl ...more
not set
Apr 02, 2009
 
Bad Monkeys
3.61
really liked it
This mind-bender of a book was great fun. Jane, the heroine (anti-heroine?) has been incarcerated and is telling her increasingly wild story to a some ...more
Oct 2011
Sep 17, 2011
 
The Instructions
4.05
really liked it
Gurion Maccabee, a charismatic ten-year-old Jewish boy who has been kicked out of multiple schools for violence and is now in a public school lockdown ...more
Mar 19, 2011
Mar 05, 2011
 
Something Rotten (Thursday Next, #4)
4.15
liked it
Well, I liked this better than The Well of Lost Plots, though not quite as much as The Eyre Affair or Lost in a Good Book. In this book, Thursday retu ...more
not set
Apr 09, 2009
 
Oryx and Crake
4.00
really liked it
Once again, I find myself debating whether or not to add that fourth star. I'm not a fan of post-apocalyptic dystopian lit, especially when it's horri ...more
Feb 18, 2011
Feb 10, 2011
 
Special Topics in Calamity Physics
3.70
really liked it
I remember going out on one of my better dates and finding quirky things about the guy I was with oddly endearing. It struck me at the time that if I ...more
not set
May 08, 2010
 
The Girls
3.79
really liked it
Who would have thought of writing a novel about Siamese twins?

Lori Lansens takes the unlikely premise of twin girls joined at the head and manages to
...more
not set
Oct 06, 2009
 
The Brief History of the Dead
3.67
liked it
This started out as a solid 4-star book but gradually drifted down into the 3 range. It's not my usual genre at all and I wasn't expecting to like it, ...more
not set
May 30, 2010
 
The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle
4.17
really liked it
This was a hard book to rate. The vast majority of the time, I found it compulsively readable, if a bit confusing. After about 400 pages, I started to ...more
not set
Jul 29, 2008
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