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Arcanum Unbounded: The Cosmere Collection
4.51
it was amazing
"Edgedancer" was positively delightful (Lift is the BEST! Made me really starvin' for pancakes...), "The Emperor's Soul" fascinatingly entrancing, "Sh ...more
Aug 29, 2017
Aug 29, 2017
 
A River in Darkness: One Man's Escape from North Korea
4.26
it was amazing
I've been aware of this reality since I was a child, and even more so today, but nothing could prepare me for how overwhelmed, nauseated, and devastat ...more
Feb 25, 2019
Feb 21, 2019
 
Harry Potter and the Methods of Rationality
4.39
it was amazing
I laughed out loud every other page for the first half from the pure enjoyment of the scientifically rational hilarity of this parallel universe. Then ...more
Oct 21, 2017
Aug 09, 2017
 
The Way of Kings (The Stormlight Archive, #1)
4.65
it was amazing
Can I recommend this enough? Simply put, no. Much sleep was lost, every moment of every lunch break, car/bus ride, line, and free opportunity (includi ...more
Jul 16, 2017
Jun 28, 2017
 
Warbreaker (Warbreaker, #1)
4.26
it was amazing
WOW. Sanderson is truly a master. Stellar character development, brilliant plot twists like no other, quality witty humor that had me regularly laughi ...more
May 12, 2017
May 01, 2017
 
Blue Like Jazz: Nonreligious Thoughts on Christian Spirituality
3.90
it was amazing
I both paused to dwell and laughed out loud at least 18 times a chapter at the author's deeply familiar thoughts, struggles, and blunt awkwardness. Ra ...more
Jun 26, 2016
Jun 19, 2016
 
Crooked Kingdom (Six of Crows, #2)
4.61
it was amazing
Murderers, thieves, knife-fighters, outsiders, strategy, chemistry, wit, genius, and a touch of magic - simply irresistible.
Dec 26, 2016
Dec 22, 2016
 
Pachinko
4.26
it was amazing
It is extremely rare for me to say this about a book or a movie. But this book made me cry. A lot. On a 9 hour flight. These stories are in my blood. ...more
Nov 03, 2018
Oct 16, 2018
 
An Altar in the World: A Geography of Faith
4.32
really liked it
Resonated deeply, astonishingly beautiful, like water for a thirsty soul.
May 13, 2016
May 09, 2016
 
Words of Radiance (The Stormlight Archive, #2)
4.76
it was amazing
To call this literary endeavor "epic" would be the greatest understatement ever. I am officially convinced Sanderson is the most brilliant genius aliv ...more
Aug 2017
Jun 28, 2017
 
Way of the Peaceful Warrior: A Book That Changes Lives
4.13
it was amazing
"There are no ordinary moments"... As a UC Berkeley alumni and practitioner of internal Chinese martial arts (tai chi, qigong, baguazhang), simply put ...more
Nov 28, 2016
Jun 14, 2016
 
The Name of the Wind (The Kingkiller Chronicle, #1)
4.54
it was amazing
When it comes to books (and cities) I fall in love often, easily, and deeply:

Let this not diminish from the fact that Kvothe's/Rothfuss' m
...more
Jan 30, 2018
Nov 09, 2017
 
Educated
4.48
it was amazing
This was an incredibly brutal, visceral, and powerful read.
Oct 14, 2018
Aug 06, 2018
 
Black Leopard, Red Wolf (The Dark Star Trilogy, #1)
3.49
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not set
Mar 26, 2019
 
The Danish Girl
3.75
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not set
Aug 22, 2016
 
Don Quixote
3.87
really liked it
None
Jan 2009
Oct 20, 2016
 
Adam, Eve, and the Serpent: Sex and Politics in Early Christianity
4.00
None
not set
Oct 16, 2016
 
Iron and Silk
3.95
None
not set
Mar 27, 2019
 
Little House on a Small Planet: Simple Homes, Cozy Retreats, and Energy Efficient Possibilities
3.90
None
not set
Jan 24, 2016
 
1984
4.17
it was amazing
None
not set
Oct 30, 2012
 
The Enchanted Forest Chronicles (The Enchanted Forest Chronicles, #1-4)
4.48
it was amazing
None
Jan 2004
Oct 20, 2016
 
Beowulf
3.43
really liked it
None
Oct 20, 2010
Oct 20, 2016
 
The Laws of Simplicity: Design, Technology, Business, Life
3.92
liked it
None
Jun 2014
Jun 14, 2016
 
The Great Gatsby
3.91
really liked it
None
Jan 2010
Oct 20, 2016
 
The Creative Habit: Learn It and Use It for Life
4.02
None
not set
Jan 21, 2017
 
Secrets of Longevity: Hundreds of Ways to Live to Be 100
4.08
really liked it
None
Jun 08, 2016
Jun 06, 2016
 
The Vile Village (A Series of Unfortunate Events, #7)
3.95
really liked it
None
Jan 2006
Oct 20, 2016
 
Madame Curie: A Biography
4.23
it was amazing
None
not set
Oct 30, 2012
 
Teachings on Love
4.35
None
not set
Apr 10, 2017
 
Circles of Seven (Dragons in Our Midst, #3)
4.21
it was amazing
None
Jan 2006
Aug 11, 2017
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