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A Dog's Tale
3.81
it was amazing
Short story is moving with powerful message. Heartwarming and proof dog is better than man. One wishes the planted pup WOULD sprout somehow.
Feb 20, 2012
Feb 20, 2012
 
Atlanta Kitchens: Recipes from Atlanta's Best Restaurants
2.92
liked it
I read this book looking for old true Atlanta restaurants. I t provided a bit of history, updated info, and some new restaurants and their recipes. Lo ...more
not set
Jan 13, 2012
 
Nature's Chaos
3.91
it was amazing
Quite beautiful! I once had a hardcopy long lost of Porter's Appalachian Spring. Hard to imagine such beauty. The man had talent unimaginable.
2 photog
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Mar 29, 2011
Mar 30, 2012
 
Years of Minutes: The Best of Rooney from 60 Minutes
3.97
This is a fascinating reminiscence by a 92 year old man over a lifetime of history as he saw it. It was a wonderful experience to cull the experience ...more
Dec 22, 2011
Jan 03, 2012
 
Mrs. Kennedy and Me: An Intimate Memoir
4.14
really liked it
This started out as a reading for a course on JFK. It is well written and fascinating.There is a closeness between Mr. Hill and Jackie Kennedy which c ...more
Apr 08, 2012
Apr 06, 2012
 
Captain Blood
4.16
This is a re-read from youth. It has been made into a movie,
once with Errol Flynn and once with Louis Heyward. TCM. I have seen both,This is a comfort
...more
Feb 28, 2012
Feb 27, 2012
 
Medium Raw: A Bloody Valentine to the World of Food and the People Who Cook
3.73
really liked it
Bourdain presents this book as a reason not to enter the field of cooking. Unless you are a great writer, I guess. He does spin with his words a world ...more
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Jan 20, 2012
 
The Echo from Dealey Plaza: the True Story of the First African American on the White House Secret Service Detail and His Quest for Justice After the Assassination of JFK
4.01
This is a book I am rereading. Bolden was a black policeman from East St. Louis protecting JFK. His story is unique because of his race and his own me ...more
May 12, 2012
May 06, 2012
 
The Hangman's Beautiful Daughter (Ballad, #2)
4.03
This book had nice style,but seemed to ramble. I was in a library discussion group that could not establish who the Hangman's Daughter was. I can only ...more
Jan 03, 2012
Jan 01, 2012
 
The Cat in the Cradle Sketchbook
4.33
it was amazing
This is a well-drawn sketchbook providing character to a lightly drawn story. Not lengthy, but imaginative link to skill of illustrator, whose picture ...more
not set
Jan 07, 2012
 
War Horse (War Horse, #1)
4.13
This is a powerful book about a magnificent horse reflecting the bond of man and horse during time of war. The horse is multi-talented displaying stre ...more
not set
Jan 06, 2012
 
In Cold Blood
4.05
I never read this book. I thought it would be both too gory and too shallow. Saw the movie much later. I still didn't care for it. Sort of a poor man' ...more
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Apr 07, 2009
 
Green Light
3.82
I read this in my early years. It is the story of doctor error gone wrong. Lloyd C. Douglas is a strong Christian author uniquely powerful for his des ...more
Feb 24, 2012
Feb 24, 2012
 
Super Bowl Sunday Suppers Cookbook
4.00
really liked it
This is a collection of cookies, meatloaf, pasta, lasagna, named after football teams, designated with beginner, professional, etc. designations.
This
...more
Apr 13, 2012
Apr 13, 2012
 
Pet Sematary by Stephen King Summary & Study Guide
4.10
it was amazing
Sort of a Cliff Notes for Pet Sematary-movie or book with questions on Stephen Kings book, vocabulary lists, chapter summaries. For those who want a s ...more
Feb 09, 2012
Feb 09, 2012
 
The TNH Big Book of Crockpot Cookery
3.00
liked it
This is an acceptable addition to the crockpot cookbook field for those who are interested and in a slow hurry to have food on hand. For those wwho th ...more
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Jan 15, 2012
 
Concholoogy
5.00
it was amazing
This book has lovely illustrations. The information is old. The author's.middle name is Healey. I miistyped it when addiinng it. The title is Concholo ...more
Apr 13, 2011
Apr 14, 2012
 
Gift of Peace: The Jimmy Carter Story
3.77
I am on page 57. It came this morning.It is a good read clearly. I enjoyed this thoroughly. I lived in Georgia and my father was a probation officer a ...more
Apr 11, 2012
Apr 02, 2012
 
Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game
4.24
it was amazing
Moneyball is the marriage of money and math in thee world of statistical analysis. College stat corses were fun, but not as much fun as this book.
Jan 30, 2012
Jan 30, 2012
 
Christmas Dessert Decadence
3.00
really liked it
A wonderful collection of holiday foods I mayy never get to eat but can drool over. Diabetes is unfair to peeople with sweet tooth.
not set
Jan 16, 2012
 
The Florida Keys: A History & Guide
3.88
it was amazing
I got this book because I have been to Keys. It is a learnimg experience sttill. Almost a criticism of overpopilation.
Feb 2012
Jan 31, 2012
 
Obedience
3.12
This is a strannge book. Probably meant to be followed by Dominance
It was the readimg for.a library book club.
Mar 18, 2012
Mar 18, 2012
 
The Black Tulip
3.78
A loveely book with 2 chiildren following the great effort of the black tulip's recognittion and lovee of young girl.
Mar 03, 2012
Mar 02, 2012
 
Cats In The Belfry
4.06
really liked it
Cats in the Belfry is a great book for people who have cats as it is representative of cat behavior
not set
Dec 31, 2011
 
My Point... And I Do Have One
3.68
really liked it
Enjoyable tom foolery by a comic par excellence. Lovely drawings throughout.
Feb 05, 2012
Feb 04, 2012
 
The Spy Who Left Me (Agent Ex, #1)
3.59
I enjoy spy storiies.I would like to try this book and author.
not set
Feb 07, 2012
 
Betcha Didn't Know That!: 101 Antiques and Collectibles Trivia Tips That Can Make You Rich, Famous, and the Hit of the Party
2.67
did not like it
Was not what I hoped fot. Too.elementary!
not set
Jan 27, 2012
 
Malarkey
3.61
**spoiler alert** I am on pagee 100.. This book surrprised this shockable 73 year old.
not set
May 02, 2012
 
Stranger in a Strange Land
3.91
Strong book. Visually compelling.
Mar 1966
Apr 07, 2009
 
Goliath Gets Up
3.54
On page 104, reference is made to a tree-sized cuckoo clock that plays different national anthems.








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