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Shake the Devil Off: A True Story of the Murder that Rocked New Orleans
3.47
it was amazing
I have a lot of thoughts about this book and I don't know how to even begin to put them into words.
This book is so much more than I thought it was go
...more
Nov 12, 2009
Sep 05, 2009
 
The Art of Racing in the Rain
4.19
it was amazing
I picked up this book a few months ago after reading a review on a blog, but could not read it at the time, having just had to put our dog to sleep. I ...more
Sep 27, 2009
Sep 27, 2009
 
Waiting to Be Heard: A Memoir
3.80
really liked it
I've read other accounts of this murder and was really anxious to hear Amanda's side. I remain convinced that she is not guilty of this murder. My hea ...more
May 28, 2013
May 19, 2013
 
Tom Fitzmorris's Hungry Town: A Culinary History of New Orleans, the City Where Food Is Almost Everything
3.75
it was amazing
I have never cried over a book about food before. But as I got towards the end of this book, and Tom brought up the deaths of Chef Austin Leslie, Clif ...more
Oct 12, 2012
Feb 11, 2011
 
Push
3.82
liked it
This book was incredibly disturbing and depressing. It was tough to get through knowing this was a true story. Reminded me of why I left social work. ...more
Nov 17, 2009
Nov 15, 2009
 
Two Kisses for Maddy: A Memoir of Loss and Love
4.04
it was amazing
I just cried my way through this book. Keep the tissues handy.
Apr 16, 2011
Feb 10, 2011
 
Year Zero: A Year of Reporting from Post-Katrina New Orleans
4.09
None
not set
Feb 10, 2011
 
Fabulous New Orleans
4.28
it was amazing
None
Jan 10, 2006
Aug 19, 2009
 
Suddenly Southern: A Yankee's Guide to Living in Dixie
3.23
really liked it
None
Jan 12, 2006
Aug 19, 2009
 
1 Dead in Attic: Post-Katrina Stories
4.12
it was amazing
None
Mar 03, 2006
Aug 19, 2009
 
A Million Little Pieces
3.62
liked it
None
Mar 06, 2006
Aug 19, 2009
 
Bitter Is the New Black: Confessions of a Condescending, Egomaniacal, Self-Centered Smartass, Or, Why You Should Never Carry A Prada Bag to the Unemployment Office
3.90
it was amazing
None
Mar 23, 2006
Aug 19, 2009
 
Managing Ignatius: The Lunacy of Lucky Dogs and Life in New Orleans
3.58
it was amazing
None
Mar 25, 2006
Aug 19, 2009
 
Backstage Passes: Life on the Wild Side with David Bowie
3.14
liked it
None
Apr 2006
Aug 19, 2009
 
Night (The Night Trilogy #1)
4.30
it was amazing
None
Apr 05, 2006
Aug 19, 2009
 
The Kite Runner
4.26
it was amazing
None
Apr 12, 2006
Aug 19, 2009
 
Smashed: Story of a Drunken Girlhood
3.50
liked it
None
Apr 21, 2006
Aug 19, 2009
 
Do You Know What It Means to Miss New Orleans?
4.20
it was amazing
None
May 10, 2006
Aug 19, 2009
 
The Great Deluge: Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans, and the Mississippi Gulf Coast
4.15
it was amazing
None
May 22, 2006
Aug 19, 2009
 
Twice a Survivor: A Katrina Journal
4.00
really liked it
None
May 23, 2006
Aug 19, 2009
 
Dispatches from the Edge: A Memoir of War, Disasters, and Survival
3.95
it was amazing
None
May 26, 2006
Aug 19, 2009
 
Katrina and the Lost City of New Orleans
3.80
it was amazing
None
Jun 03, 2006
Aug 19, 2009
 
The Storm: What Went Wrong and Why During Hurricane Katrina--the Inside Story from One Louisiana Scientist
3.82
it was amazing
None
Jun 19, 2006
Aug 19, 2009
 
The Sex Lives of Cannibals: Adrift in the Equatorial Pacific
3.87
it was amazing
None
Jun 30, 2006
Aug 19, 2009
 
Home by Another Way: Notes from the Caribbean
3.95
it was amazing
None
Jul 2006
Aug 19, 2009
 
A Trip to the Beach: Living on Island Time in the Caribbean
3.90
it was amazing
None
Jul 04, 2006
Aug 19, 2009
 
Desiring Paradise... a true story of succumbing to the dream
3.70
it was amazing
None
Jul 06, 2006
Aug 19, 2009
 
Getting Stoned with Savages: A Trip Through the Islands of Fiji and Vanuatu
3.86
it was amazing
None
Jul 14, 2006
Aug 19, 2009
 
Sunfun Calypso
4.00
really liked it
None
Jul 25, 2006
Aug 19, 2009
 
The Five People You Meet in Hell: Surviving Katrina: A Real Story of What Happened in New Orleans Written by One Who Stuck It Out
3.75
really liked it
None
Aug 05, 2006
Aug 19, 2009
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