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The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom
4.13
it was amazing
Really like this and will look to apply these priniciples to my lifein 2016.
Dec 31, 2015
Dec 30, 2015
 
The Universe Is Calling: Opening to the Divine Through Prayer
4.47
it was amazing
I really enjoyed this Butterworth book on prayer.
Mar 27, 2015
Mar 26, 2015
 
Anne of Green Gables (Anne of Green Gables, #1)
4.23
really liked it
Loved this book and the subsequent ones.
not set
Jul 18, 2007
 
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter, #7)
4.62
it was amazing
Okay - I loved it. Now back to real world.
Jul 2007
Jul 26, 2007
 
Secrets of the Millionaire Mind: Mastering the Inner Game of Wealth
4.16
really liked it
Made me think about my perceptions of wealth and what "wealth" actually means. I liked the fact that the way I've always thought was challenged. Start ...more
Feb 25, 2014
Feb 25, 2014
 
Gregor and the Curse of the Warmbloods (Underland Chronicles, #3)
4.20
it was amazing
Great series of books. Read 'em all!
not set
Jul 12, 2007
 
The Art of Exceptional Living by Jim Rohn (Nightingale Conant) 664CDS Abridged
4.27
it was amazing
Excellent!
May 05, 2014
May 06, 2014
 
The Runes of the Earth (The Last Chronicles of Thomas Covenant, #1)
3.74
Working on trying to finish this. My sense is that no one gave this book a "deep edit" which is what it needs. Sometimes, (I've heard this and it is d ...more
not set
Jan 28, 2008
 
Life and Times of Michael K
3.85
it was amazing
This is only my second Coetzee book. His writing is absolutely amazing. The scope is spectacular. I can't imagine how people would not be drawn in to ...more
Nov 2007
Sep 12, 2007
 
Fledgling
3.90
really liked it
Okay, I'm reading and I must say that Octavia Butler has a way with a story that is unusually visual. I'm holding my breath too because this one is ve ...more
Feb 18, 2008
Dec 29, 2007
 
Glorious
3.96
it was amazing
McFadden is one of those authors that I savor, taking my time over the pages and lingering over her beautiful imagery. She creates an elusive central ...more
Apr 17, 2011
May 18, 2010
 
The Harmony Silk Factory
3.42
really liked it
I was very surprised about the contents of this book. The writing was lyrical, poetic yet very restrained. I felt that the readers were kept at a dist ...more
Jun 22, 2014
Jun 22, 2014
 
Major Pettigrew's Last Stand
3.88
really liked it
The more I read of this book, the more I liked it. Romantic yet filled with realism about the things that keep people apart. It took me a while to lik ...more
Oct 04, 2014
Oct 03, 2014
 
The Stranger
3.96
liked it
Okay - I know this is a classic but reading and liking a book is very subjective and I could not bring myself to love this one. I will read it again o ...more
Apr 06, 2015
Apr 06, 2015
 
Gone Girl
4.04
it was amazing
Provocative, thoughtful, jarring. One of the best reads of my year this year. Glad I did not miss it. Difficult to think how they will make a successf ...more
Aug 30, 2014
Aug 30, 2014
 
Childhood's End
4.10
really liked it
I thought the premise was fascinating and the story compelling enough for me to finish but it was lacking a character compelling enough for me to keep ...more
May 18, 2015
May 19, 2015
 
The Wedding Trap (The Trap Trilogy, #3)
3.82
liked it
What can I say? For some reason I want to read romances right now. Perhaps because I a writing and need to read something light that doesn't make me r ...more
Jan 17, 2009
Jan 17, 2009
 
Nappily Ever After (Nappily, #1)
3.95
it was amazing
Sometimes I might arrive at a party a little late as in the case of reading this great book! NAPPILY Ever AFTER is much more than the run of the mill ...more
Feb 10, 2010
Feb 10, 2010
 
Swimming
3.27
it was amazing
It is approximately 2:38 in the morning and I have just finished reading "Swimming." I could not put this book down even after reminding myself of eve ...more
Jan 2008
Dec 09, 2007
 
Dumplin' (Dumplin', #1)
3.87
really liked it
Reading a book is so subjective. I like what I like. This one appealed to the teenager in me who was always concerned about weight. I was able to rela ...more
Dec 28, 2015
Dec 28, 2015
 
The Rapture of Canaan
3.80
really liked it
Really enjoyed this novel. The author used poetic and moving language to describe a cult-like group. But she had the presence of mind to create a beli ...more
Jun 30, 2015
Jun 30, 2015
 
Breaking the Ten Commandments: Discover the Deeper Meaning
4.37
it was amazing
Actually I read a reprint entitled METAMORTALITY. Really had me thinking quite a bit about what we perceive the 10 Commandments to mean and how there ...more
May 06, 2015
May 06, 2015
 
The Signature of All Things
3.82
really liked it
Amazing book that kept me reading well into the night. Love historical novels and this one was so well written and researched that it exceeded my expe ...more
Jan 20, 2015
Jan 20, 2015
 
The Other Side of Midnight (Midnight #1)
3.90
really liked it
Forgot that I read this book years ago. I don't remember the plot too well but I do remember being captivated. It was a great story and although I rea ...more
not set
Aug 24, 2014
 
The Serpent's Tale (Mistress of the Art of Death, #2)
3.94
really liked it
Really enjoyed this second installment of murder mysteries and the little 12th century female doctor who solves them. For me, the small tidbits about ...more
Aug 18, 2014
Aug 19, 2014
 
Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity
3.97
really liked it
What a great book -- so sad and yet so insightful. India gives new meaning to poverty. The slums in Mombai were depicted as worse than any place I cou ...more
Dec 14, 2015
Dec 13, 2015
 
Mephisto
3.98
really liked it
This. was well written but it took me a very long while to finish. Mainly told through conversations and then laser-like insight into the nature of th ...more
May 10, 2015
May 10, 2015
 
Guilty Pleasures (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter, #1)
4.02
really liked it
Action was fast paced and really unexpected. I've read more than my fair share of Vampire novels and was surprised by this one. A smart alecky heroine ...more
Aug 23, 2009
Aug 28, 2009
 
The Bible Unveiled: Updated and Gender-Neutral
4.44
it was amazing
I always learn so much from reading Emmet Fox. He uses plain, inspired language to explore what the Bible really means. There is the literal interpret ...more
Aug 18, 2014
Aug 19, 2014
 
East Wind: West Wind
3.99
really liked it
Read this many years ago and just remembered it. Touching book about a young couple, one who has grown up in traditional manner and the other educated ...more
not set
Sep 01, 2015
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