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Beloved
3.77
did not like it
I hate this book. But I guess I should say why. Some might say that I was too young to read this book since I read it when I was 15 but I'm a few year ...more
Jan 2007
Jan 07, 2009
 
A Christmas Carol
4.02
really liked it
A short classic, during the holidays, well why not?

The only problem I had with the book was that I had to really concentrate on the writing. I didn’t
...more
Dec 23, 2009
Jan 07, 2010
 
Rebecca
4.21
It was quite a painful book and not really in a good way. The protagonist is so insecure. How can someone walk around feeling so...desperate, depresse ...more
not set
Jan 08, 2010
 
The Call of the Wild
3.83
it was ok
First off I should say that London is a great writer. This is the first book I've read of his. His description of the Alaskan terrain is incredible. I ...more
Jun 30, 2009
Jun 29, 2009
 
All Quiet on the Western Front
3.92
liked it
This book is so raw and grusome that I'm sure a story like Paul's is real. I wasn't sure what to give this book because, well, it was just so hopeless ...more
Mar 22, 2009
Mar 14, 2009
 
Emma
3.99
liked it
It was annoying that every single person was described as having all of these qualities or not: if they are amiable, witty, what their status is, and ...more
May 24, 2011
May 21, 2011
 
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
3.97
it was ok
There was nothing WOW STUPENDOUS about this book. I like it well enough. The witch trial was my favorite part, but that was the highlight of the whole ...more
Jul 26, 2009
Jul 24, 2009
 
English Fairy Tales
3.92
liked it
Jacobs mentions at the beginning that the tales in this book should be read out loud but I think parents should probably read the tales before they go ...more
May 19, 2011
May 15, 2011
 
The Scarlet Pimpernel
4.06
liked it
Couldn't really pass on a book about the French Revolution. After talking to my brother and him practically giving me a history lesson about it I thou ...more
Jun 2011
May 26, 2011
 
The Adventures of Robin Hood
4.11
it was ok
I plan on reading more retellings of Robin Hood so I figured why not read the original? Or at least one of the more original ones. This is why I read ...more
Jun 27, 2011
Jun 09, 2011
 
Jane Eyre
4.10
really liked it
Definitley a romance. I'm a sucker for romance so I liked it a lot. However the romance isn't everthing in this book.

About the first 100 pages I stru
...more
Jul 23, 2009
Jul 18, 2009
 
North and South (Girlebooks Classics)
4.13
really liked it
I can’t remember the last time I was more patient with a book. It took me almost three weeks to finish this book and it just kept nagging me to read i ...more
Mar 12, 2013
Feb 24, 2013
 
The Railway Children
3.99
liked it
I believe I watched the movie a few years ago but I forgot for the most part what happened. Since I wasn't a big reader when I was a kid I feel like I ...more
Jul 18, 2015
Jul 14, 2015
 
Winnie-The-Pooh
4.34
liked it
The first big surprise was that I hadn't actually read this book. I personally, loved watching Winnie the Pooh, I had just always assumed I had read t ...more
Jan 24, 2011
Jan 18, 2011
 
Cry, the Beloved Country
3.87
liked it
Okay, I had to read this book for a class I'll admit but this book surprised me. I actually got into it. These men are old but somehow so full of prom ...more
Feb 05, 2009
Jan 08, 2009
 
Mansfield Park
3.84
liked it
I remember watching Mansfield Park on the TV before I knew it was called Mansfield Park, before I knew it was a Austen novel, before I became a reader ...more
Jun 22, 2011
Jun 17, 2011
 
I Capture the Castle
4.00
liked it
This book without a doubt surprised me. I expected it to be all innocent and nice when I first started reading the book. But that is how she is in the ...more
Sep 10, 2009
Aug 20, 2009
 
A Study in Scarlet
4.15
it was ok
Maybe I should've starting reading the books before watching the movie (the one with the guy from Iron Man) because I was kind of disappointed. I shou ...more
Jun 04, 2011
Feb 09, 2011
 
The Gift of the Magi
4.07
really liked it
So this was short and sweet. Not really a fan of short stories but I wanted to read something Christmassy during the holidays so this was really fast. ...more
Dec 21, 2011
Jun 24, 2011
 
The Prisoner of Zenda
3.87
really liked it
When first looking at this book I thought it had promise but after a while of putting it off I became less enthusiastic. I loved the whole King in dis ...more
Jun 09, 2011
Oct 23, 2009
 
Pride and Prejudice
4.24
really liked it
Overall a good read. I don't usually like classics that were written over a 100 years ago, so I was surprised that I actually enjoyed it. Although the ...more
Jun 21, 2009
Jan 14, 2009
 
Tuck Everlasting
3.86
it was ok
None
Jan 2003
Jan 07, 2009
 
Death of a Salesman
3.49
did not like it
None
Jan 2008
Feb 13, 2009
 
The Tell-Tale Heart and Other Writings
4.15
did not like it
None
Jan 2003
Feb 14, 2009
 
Anne of Avonlea (Anne of Green Gables, #2)
4.21
it was ok
None
Jan 2006
Jan 09, 2009
 
Charlotte's Web
4.15
really liked it
None
Jan 2001
May 18, 2009
 
Anne of Green Gables (Anne of Green Gables, #1)
4.23
liked it
None
Jan 2006
Jan 09, 2009
 
The Outsiders
4.06
liked it
None
Jan 2002
Jan 09, 2009
 
The BFG
4.22
liked it
None
Jan 1999
Jan 11, 2009
 
Rose in Bloom (Eight Cousins, #2)
4.03
really liked it
None
Jan 2006
Jan 08, 2009
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