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Technopoly: The Surrender of Culture to Technology
3.85
it was amazing
None
Dec 11, 2009
Sep 21, 2009
 
Human Communication
3.36
liked it
None
Dec 04, 2009
Oct 06, 2009
 
Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking
3.89
really liked it
None
Jun 30, 2009
Dec 01, 2008
 
The Myth of Multitasking: How "Doing It All" Gets Nothing Done
3.76
it was amazing
None
Aug 23, 2009
Sep 05, 2009
 
The Rasputin File
3.79
really liked it
None
not set
Sep 05, 2009
 
Nightlight: A Parody
3.08
it was ok
None
not set
May 06, 2011
 
Psychology in Action
3.42
liked it
As far as textbooks go, this one was excellent. It was informative without falling into the trap of being overly technical. Accessible and at times en ...more
May 13, 2009
Jan 29, 2009
 
The Art of Public Speaking
3.41
it was ok
The Art of Public Speaking was a comprehensive textbook. Although less boring than other texts, the information contained was better suited to lecture ...more
May 07, 2009
Jan 28, 2009
 
Psychology in Action
3.42
liked it
I read this book for my Psychology course and thoroughly enjoyed it. It was easy to read, the examples were always interesting, and the vocabulary wor ...more
Jul 2011
May 30, 2011
 
How to Keep Dinosaurs
4.19
it was ok
This is a thoroughly cute book about what is needed to become a dinosaur owner. It's a cautionary tale of sorts, complete with beautiful artwork and a ...more
Dec 07, 2009
Nov 16, 2009
 
Better Days (Serenity, #2.1)
4.05
liked it
A good follow-up to the last installment. The most amusing illustration in the book was definitely River's little fantasy about what she would do with ...more
Dec 07, 2009
Dec 11, 2009
 
A Lifetime of Secrets: A PostSecret Book
4.45
it was amazing
This book made me cry.

I'm so sorry.
Nov 19, 2009
Nov 19, 2009
 
The Girls' World Book of Bath  Beauty: Fresh Ideas  Fun Recipes for Hair, Skin, Nails  More
4.00
liked it
A very cute, delightful guide on how to make your own beauty products. This book is aimed at children, and as such, it gives very concise, easy to und ...more
Nov 20, 2009
Oct 02, 2009
 
Ramp Rats
3.47
it was ok
The artwork was good and the story a basic tale about bullying and the consequences thereof. I thought that this was a more realistic view of bullying ...more
Jul 11, 2009
May 20, 2009
 
Holidays on Ice
3.95
really liked it
This book was an incredibly amusing set of short stories connected by the uniting theme of Christmas-time and general irony. The best story, in my opi ...more
Dec 17, 2009
May 20, 2009
 
The Revolution: A Manifesto
4.14
it was amazing
Whether or not one agrees with Ron Paul's positions in politics, this book is an important read. His arguments are sound and the text is less of a cam ...more
May 27, 2009
May 07, 2009
 
What Happens on Wednesdays
3.49
it was ok
The illustrations were really pretty and the author did a good job of capturing a little kids voice as she goes about her day. The last page was rathe ...more
Jul 10, 2009
Jul 10, 2009
 
Don't Sweat the Small Stuff ... and it's all small stuff: Simple Ways to Keep the Little Things from Taking Over Your Life
3.95
it was amazing
Self-help books can be a bit trying an pedantic. They tend towards the patronizing, and it can be a bit maddening reading something like that when you ...more
Aug 27, 2009
Sep 05, 2009
 
The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon
3.56
it was amazing
Sean recommended this to me describing in some detail how awesome it was. I was sure I would enjoy it -- so far I haven't come across a King book that ...more
May 23, 2009
May 22, 2009
 
PostSecret: Extraordinary Confessions from Ordinary Lives (PostSecret)
4.01
it was amazing
Post Secret is art, but at its heart it is healing.

Somewhere within the secrets you're forced to face yourself, you're forced to realize different as
...more
Nov 19, 2009
Nov 19, 2009
 
The Twits
3.94
really liked it
This book was fun. It was full of gross-out humor and amusing moments. Like the other Dahl books I have read, this one was something that came across ...more
Nov 13, 2009
Oct 25, 2009
 
The Sociopath Next Door
3.75
liked it
I was lent this book by my cousin, Peg, when I expressed to her an interest in pursuing a career within the FBI. She recommended the book as a laypers ...more
Jan 31, 2009
Nov 27, 2008
 
Those Left Behind (Serenity, #1)
4.04
liked it
This graphic novel was a worthy follow-up of the Firefly series. While not fantastic as far as graphic novels go, it genuinely felt like a continuatio ...more
Dec 07, 2009
Dec 11, 2009
 
Boy Proof
3.49
really liked it
This book was fantastic.

I read this book in a single sitting, and although at first I was not certain that I was going to read it, within the first th
...more
Jul 17, 2009
Jun 10, 2009
 
The Graveyard Book
4.12
really liked it
One reviewer wrote that this book contained everything that was good about Neil Gaimain's writing - I have to agree with them. Although I did not like ...more
Oct 23, 2009
Nov 22, 2008
 
Born Standing Up: A Comic's Life
3.87
really liked it
Born Standing Up was not so much a memoir as it was a reflection on the history of stand up during the 60s and 70s. Steve Martin's reflections on the ...more
Jun 18, 2009
May 31, 2009
 
The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, Vol. 1
3.93
liked it
Well, Alan Moore's done it again.

Although Watchmen was by far a better novel, this one is nonetheless still entertaining. It was very steampunk, but v
...more
Nov 20, 2009
Nov 16, 2009
 
Hell's Angels: A Strange and Terrible Saga
4.00
it was amazing
Hunter S. Thompson lived with the Angels for over a year, recording their thoughts and witnessing their lifestyle. In this book he takes an objective ...more
Jun 17, 2009
Apr 27, 2009
 
Animal Talk: Interspecies Telepathic Communication
4.06
liked it
This book was overall a much more interesting read than I expected it to be. I picked the book up at the library on a whim (as I am want to do) after ...more
Apr 21, 2009
May 13, 2009
 
Against Us: The New Face of America's Enemies in the Muslim World
3.61
liked it
Oh, man.

This book proved extremely difficult to get through. I had trouble finishing a chapter a night. It was heavy reading, to say the least, and n
...more
May 19, 2009
Apr 14, 2009
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