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Forgotten God: Reversing Our Tragic Neglect of the Holy Spirit
4.17
it was ok
In this book, pastor Francis Chan attempts to "reverse our tragic neglect of the Holy Spirit", the third of the trinity he has named "the forgotten Go ...more
Dec 21, 2011
Dec 21, 2011
 
Raise the Titanic! (Dirk Pitt, #4)
3.96
really liked it
I think I was in high school when Kate Winslet stood on the bow of the Titanic and let Leonardo DiCaprio take her in his arms as their doomed love aff ...more
Feb 10, 2011
Jan 25, 2011
 
A Spark of Death
3.69
it was amazing
I usually read mysteries of the cozy, screwball, or police procedural variety by authors like Joanne Fluke, Janet Evanovich, amd Tess Gerritsen. I tho ...more
Apr 10, 2013
Mar 26, 2013
 
Night of the Living Deed (Haunted Guesthouse Mystery #1)
3.81
it was ok
2 1/2 Stars

This cozy mystery by E.J. Copperman is the first in the Haunted Guesthouse series. Recently divorced single mother Allison Kerby has bought
...more
Aug 02, 2012
Aug 04, 2012
 
If Walls Could Talk (A Haunted Home Renovation Mystery #1)
3.85
it was ok
This paranormal cozy has an interesting premise: home renovation meets haunted house. Protagonist Mel, as in Melanie, Turner is a thirty-eight year ol ...more
May 2012
May 01, 2012
 
The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
4.34
it was amazing
I'm not usually one to read the books that "everyone else" is reading, just because they are reading them. As such, I've resisted "The Hunger Games" f ...more
Dec 03, 2011
Dec 03, 2011
 
E is for Evidence (Kinsey Millhone, #5)
3.88
really liked it
This was the most fast-paced Kinsey Millhone mystery yet. Kinsey's case starts out as a typical investigation of an insurance claim but soon she is su ...more
May 09, 2013
May 10, 2013
 
The Measure of the Magic (Legends of Shannara, #2)
4.01
it was ok
It took me a month to get through this book! I fell in love with Terry Brooks in his urban fantasy books (The Word & Void novels and Genesis of Sh ...more
Oct 03, 2011
Aug 30, 2011
 
Ghoul Interrupted (Ghost Hunter Mystery, #6)
4.10
it was amazing
FABULOUS book by author Victoria Laurie. This, the sixth in her Ghost Hunter series, is another example of Ms. Laurie's flexibility. Each new book ha ...more
Dec 31, 2011
Dec 27, 2011
 
The Complete Idiot's Guide To Writing A Novel
3.73
really liked it
I found this book to be a great source tools and advice for a person who would like to attempt to write his or her first novel. The author has the per ...more
Apr 14, 2012
Apr 14, 2012
 
Changeless (Parasol Protectorate, #2)
4.00
it was amazing
I took this audiobook on a 1,000 mile car trip and it was delightful. I'm in love with Gail Carriger's world and the story was great fun! The narrator ...more
Jan 25, 2017
Feb 18, 2017
 
Your Writing Coach: From Concept to Character, from Pitch to Publication – Everything You Need to Know About Writing Novels, Non-fiction, New Media, Scripts and Short Stories
3.86
really liked it
Jurgen Wolff has created a wonderfully different type of book for aspiring writers that seems to stem from his own successes in writing and coaching w ...more
Jun 11, 2012
Jun 11, 2012
 
Trouble in the Pipeline (Hardy Boys: Casefiles, #26)
3.58
liked it
The Hardy Boys Casefiles were the first books that I couldn't get enough of. In fifth grade I went to my teacher, discouraged by the silly girl books ...more
Dec 11, 2011
Dec 11, 2011
 
The Lovely Reckless
3.82
it was amazing
I read this book in one day. Compelling characters and great writing make this contemporary YA impossible to put down. There 'a an easy comparison to ...more
Oct 10, 2016
Oct 10, 2016
 
Getting Through the Tough Stuff: It's Always Something!
4.19
really liked it
I was impressed with this book from the beginning and Swindoll continued to impress until the very end. In his book about how to deal with the tough s ...more
Jun 10, 2009
Apr 08, 2009
 
Labyrinth
4.30
it was amazing
I remember getting this book in 1986 and reading it over and over. I pored over every illustration with awe. In third grade I even recreated the illus ...more
Dec 29, 2011
Dec 29, 2011
 
Lethal Outlook (Psychic Eye Mystery, #10)
4.13
it was amazing
Another fabulous mystery from the super-talented Victoria Laurie!

Psychic intuitive Abby Cooper is enjoying life in her new home of Austin, Texas. She
...more
Jul 18, 2012
Jul 27, 2012
 
Conjure (The Hoodoo Apprentice, #1)
3.81
it was amazing
Emmaline and her twin brother Jack are spending the summer at their father's with best friend Cooper when the teens discover a message in a bottle. He ...more
Aug 14, 2013
Aug 15, 2013
 
D Is For Deadbeat (Kinsey Millhone, #4)
3.85
really liked it
"D is for Deadbeat" begins with a client hiring Kinsey to find a person and deliver a check to him. Simple enough. Within the week however, her client ...more
Feb 10, 2012
Feb 05, 2012
 
Sleight of Paw (A Magical Cats Mystery, #2)
4.05
really liked it
This book was a mix of delightful and frustrating elements.

Pros: The book is set in idyllic Mayfield all dressed up in snow and winter splendor. Its
...more
Aug 28, 2013
Aug 22, 2013
 
The Apprentice (Rizzoli & Isles, #2)
4.14
really liked it
Don't let the figures of Angie Harmon and Sasha Alexander on the cover fool you. In this follow-up to Tess Gerritsen's "The Surgeon" Medical Examiner ...more
Apr 10, 2012
Apr 05, 2012
 
The Ice Limit (Ice Limit #1)
3.97
liked it
"The Ice Limit" by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child is a stand-alone novel set in the world of their Agent Pendergast novels. Characters from other s ...more
Jun 14, 2010
Jun 08, 2010
 
Spider Bones (Temperance Brennan, #13)
3.90
it was amazing
Forensic anthropologist Tempe Brennan helps to identify Quebec drowning victim as John Charles Lowry, only to discover that the same John Charles Lowr ...more
Jan 25, 2012
Jan 19, 2012
 
Girl of Nightmares (Anna, #2)
3.90
it was amazing
In the sequel to "Anna Dressed in Blood" Cas Lowood, slayer of murderous ghosts, is tortured by the loss of the girl he loves, ex-murderous ghost Anna ...more
Jan 22, 2013
Jan 17, 2013
 
Shades of Darkness (Ravenborn #1)
3.39
it was amazing
A snowy Midwestern boarding school is the perfect playground for the paranormal to stalk angsty teens with dark back stories. The author taunts you wi ...more
Jul 25, 2016
Aug 09, 2016
 
B is for Burglar (Kinsey Millhone, #2)
3.83
really liked it
Though slightly dated (when did a cheeseburger, fries and a coke cost only $1.69??) this book was quite enjoyable. Private Investigator Kinsey Millhon ...more
Dec 23, 2011
Dec 16, 2011
 
Special Agent: My Life On the Front Lines as a Woman in the FBI
3.83
it was amazing
This was my first foray into reding biographies and I couldn't have picked a better subject. Candice DeLong was a psychiatric nurse for ten years befo ...more
May 26, 2012
May 24, 2012
 
The Forest of Hands and Teeth (The Forest of Hands and Teeth, #1)
3.59
really liked it
Most zombie novels today deal with the initial outbreak and fight to survive, but this novel takes a look at what civilization might look like a few h ...more
Apr 27, 2013
Apr 23, 2013
 
Anna Dressed in Blood (Anna, #1)
3.96
it was amazing
Author Kendare Blake tells the tale of Cas Lowood, a teenage boy who picks up where his father left off killing ghosts. Although this sounds like the ...more
Oct 31, 2012
Oct 19, 2012
 
Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
4.30
it was amazing
The first novel of in the Hunger Games finds our heroine, Katniss Everdeen, fighting for her life and finding her heart along the way. The sequel, "Ca ...more
Dec 17, 2011
Dec 06, 2011
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