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Saga #41
4.39
it was amazing
What an issue! I cried reading the emotion on Lying Cat's face (Fiona Staples is extraordinary) and gasped at the ending. I can't wait for the arc's l ...more
not set
Jan 03, 2017
 
Spider-Woman Vol. 1: Baby Talk (Spider-Woman (2015-))
4.15
liked it
**spoiler alert** I really liked most of it, but somehow a woman has an emergency c-section and minutes later is kicking ass and has zero baby bump? T ...more
Feb 08, 2017
Jan 03, 2017
 
Nobody's Princess (Nobody's Princess, #1)
3.68
liked it
This young adult historical fantasy follows Helen (of Troy, years before her Iliad fame) as a young Spartan princess with a taste for adventure. It wa ...more
Sep 14, 2008
Sep 02, 2008
 
Paper Girls, Vol. 2 (Paper Girls: Collected Editions, #2)
4.18
really liked it
What a mind trip this volume was!
Jan 26, 2017
Jan 03, 2017
 
Not Quite Dead Enough (Nero Wolfe, #10)
4.00
really liked it
I enjoyed it but as it's not one of my Nero Wolfe favorites, I wouldn't recommend it to someone new to Stout.
Aug 30, 2008
Aug 29, 2008
 
Song of Solomon / Tar Baby / Sula
4.24
really liked it
note: Both Sula and Song of Solomon are in 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die.
not set
Sep 21, 2008
 
1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die
3.82
really liked it
1001 Books is a glossy gem, albeit flawed. I could go on and on (e.g. the last 20 years are absurdly overrepresented, genre fiction is nearly ignored, ...more
Oct 27, 2008
Sep 08, 2008
 
Captain Marvel, Volume 2: Down
4.07
liked it
While KSD's writing is in fine form as usual, the art is atrocious. Once Andrade takes over, Carol Danvers appears stripped of 30 pounds of muscle, ha ...more
Jan 23, 2017
Jan 23, 2017
 
Ms. Marvel, Vol. 2: Generation Why
4.14
really liked it
Kamala is a delightful superhero who is irrepressibly nerdy, bright, and resourceful! I enjoyed both the exuberant humor and the quieter, insightful m ...more
Dec 25, 2016
Dec 25, 2016
 
Captain Marvel, Volume 2: Stay Fly
3.94
liked it
Started out silly with cats but finished strong. It was great seeing CD's feeling empowered even in her absence.
Jan 24, 2017
Jan 24, 2017
 
Operating Instructions
4.18
really liked it
I have mixed feelings on this one (between 3-4 stars). I enjoyed it more than most parenting memoirs (more accurately, this was her personal journal, ...more
Oct 17, 2008
Sep 28, 2008
 
Mazatlan: A Jack Novak Thriller
2.33
did not like it
Misogynistic, tacky, and badly written, Mazatlan is one of the worst books I've read in my life. I later learned Hunt was one of Nixon's cronies, conv ...more
not set
Sep 02, 2008
 
The Tale Of Despereaux
4.00
it was amazing
Achingly beautiful, this tale of adventure, romance, chivalry, and courage will charm kids ages 5+ (as a read-aloud) and their parents.
Jan 2007
Sep 04, 2008
 
Daughter of Fortune: A Novel
3.89
liked it
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Sep 08, 2008
 
A Virtuous Woman
3.67
it was ok
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Sep 08, 2008
 
The Actual
3.27
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Sep 08, 2008
 
Paradise, New York: A Novel
3.55
None
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Sep 08, 2008
 
The View From Saturday
3.74
it was amazing
None
not set
Sep 01, 2008
 
The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work
4.19
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Sep 08, 2008
 
Perfumes, Splashes  Colognes: Discovering and Crafting Your Personal Fragrances
3.53
it was ok
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Sep 08, 2008
 
Vice & Virtue In Everyday Life: Introductory Readings In Ethics
3.83
it was ok
None
not set
Sep 08, 2008
 
Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (Freakonomics, #1)
3.93
really liked it
None
not set
Sep 28, 2008
 
Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything
3.93
None
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Sep 08, 2008
 
Electra and Other Plays
4.03
really liked it
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Sep 08, 2008
 
The Three Theban Plays: Antigone / Oedipus the King / Oedipus at Colonus
3.96
really liked it
None
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Sep 08, 2008
 
Love, Sex & Tragedy: How the Ancient World Shapes Our Lives
3.76
really liked it
None
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Sep 08, 2008
 
The History of Sexuality, Volume 1: An Introduction
4.03
liked it
None
not set
Sep 08, 2008
 
Jane Austen's Letters
4.14
really liked it
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not set
Sep 08, 2008
 
So You Think You Know Jane Austen?
3.69
liked it
None
Jan 11, 2009
Sep 04, 2008
 
The Three-Martini Playdate: A Practical Guide to Happy Parenting
3.71
liked it
None
not set
Sep 05, 2008
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