The Happy Introvert: A Wild and Crazy Guide to Celebrating Your True Self
liked it
I enjoyed the first few chapters but quickly lost interest after that
Apr 07, 2011
Apr 05, 2011
Storey's Guide to Raising Chickens: Care / Feeding / Facilities
really liked it
Although not the most fascinating read. I find that when I have a chicken problem this is the first place I go,as it covers almost everything that can ...more
Feb 2006
Jul 18, 2009
Secrets of a Kentucky Gardener
really liked it
I like this book because if I read the chapter for the current month it tells me what should be done I am terrible at remembering if this is the time ...more
Jan 12, 2007
Jul 05, 2009
The Land of Painted Caves (Earth's Children, #6)
did not like it
I did not read a hundred pages but I could no longer stand the dialogue. The conversations seem like they were written by a 8th grader. This is a grea ...more
Apr 20, 2011
Apr 17, 2011
Murder Comes Unraveled (A Flock & Fiber Mystery, #2)
it was ok
I found the book a bit rambling. Also as a frequent visitor of fiber festivals i found the way the customers where portrayed to be condescending. Also ...more
Jul 21, 2013
Jul 13, 2013
The Way of Shadows (Night Angel, #1)
liked it
I found this book a strange read. the first part was far to dark for my taste but if I had read the authors interview at the back first I would of kno ...more
Aug 09, 2009
Jul 08, 2009
Knitted Lace of Estonia: Techniques, Patterns, and Traditions
really liked it
I've made one of the project and have used one of the lace patterns in the back as part a hat. I wish to start another project but don't know when I w ...more
Jan 2009
Jul 15, 2009
Nathalie Dupree's Matters Of Taste
really liked it
I've had this book for years and still refer to it for several recipes it is definitively in my top ten cook books
Sep 1997
Jul 19, 2009
The Confession
liked it
I found the book to be a mediocre diatribe on the evils of the death penalty and the continuing racism in Texas.
Dec 22, 2010
Jan 08, 2011
Harvesting Color: How to Find Plants and Make Natural Dyes
it was ok
the general information on natural dyeing was good but most of the plants shown where not in my area
Nov 02, 2011
Nov 02, 2011
The Iliad
really liked it
I have read the Iliad three time now and am just now starting to appreciate the beauty of it. the first time I would get so lost in the Homeric simile ...more
Jan 2006
Jul 04, 2009
Son of the Shadows (Sevenwaters, #2)
really liked it
I spent much of this book wondering which character was the title character. I enjoyed it but do not feel a strong desire to reread the book
Jan 2007
Jul 04, 2009
Fancy Pantry
really liked it
I have made several things out of this book with good results. Most of the ingredients are easy to find and I often use it as inspiration when nothing ...more
Jan 2007
Jul 08, 2009
Raw and Natural Nutrition for Dogs
liked it
this felt like an overview of how to switch to raw diet, than how to actually do it
Apr 10, 2011
Apr 09, 2011
Goats: Small-scale Herding for Pleasure And Profit
really liked it
this is a nice book for someone considering raising goats
Apr 2010
Feb 06, 2011
Stone of Farewell (Memory, Sorrow, and Thorn, #2)
really liked it
I found the many story line slowed my reading speed down as often stopped to wonder how stories were going to inter relate.
Jul 13, 2009
Jul 04, 2009
The Iron Wyrm Affair (Bannon & Clare, #1)
it was ok
I did not finish the book but find I cannot make myself care about anything in the book made it to page223
Oct 17, 2012
Oct 01, 2012
To Green Angel Tower (Memory, Sorrow, and Thorn, #3)
liked it
I just finished and most of the twists at the end did surprise me. I am torn between wanting to read the series again and not wanting to start another ...more
Aug 02, 2009
Jul 07, 2009
Oogy: The Dog Only a Family Could Love
liked it
although well written I did not feel that their was enough here to justify a book
not set
Jul 05, 2011
Dirty Magic (Prospero's War, #1)
liked it
I am giving this book a three because it was okay. However I will be reading the next one in the series. The author seems to be setting up a complex w ...more
Apr 19, 2014
Feb 16, 2014
The Name of the Wind (The Kingkiller Chronicle, #1)
really liked it
I think this is perhaps the best new fantasy book I have read in years.Although I often felt I could tell something was foreshadowing I was always sur ...more
Jul 07, 2009
Jul 08, 2009
The Dragon's Path (The Dagger and the Coin, #1)
liked it
I found the book by itself to be uneven and somewhat wandering. As a beginning of a series it hold promise.
My chief problem was the world building, I
Nov 26, 2014
Jul 20, 2011
A Wizard of Earthsea (Earthsea Cycle, #1)
really liked it
I remembered reading this as a child and loving it and recently saw a version of it on netflixs and had to read it again as i was sure they had not do ...more
Aug 15, 2012
Jul 04, 2009
The Year of the Goat: 40,000 Miles and the Quest for the Perfect Cheese
it was ok
This book seemed to be a rambling travelogue by a New yorker who had no idea of twhat the rest of the country was like. I found the title misleading a ...more
Feb 05, 2012
Dec 03, 2011
Flesh and Fire (Vineart War #1)
liked it
This whole book felt like set up and I am not sure I care enough to read the next one
Sep 15, 2011
Aug 10, 2011
really liked it
this is a book of patterns. There are several I really want to do. However her abbreviations are different than standard which take some getting used ...more
Dec 06, 2014
Jun 22, 2014
Julie and Julia: 365 Days, 524 Recipes, 1 Tiny Apartment Kitchen: How One Girl Risked Her Marriage, Her Job, and Her Sanity to Master the Art of Living
did not like it
I was so excited by the concept of this book and so disappointed by the reality.
Oct 12, 2009
Aug 01, 2009
really liked it
I enjoyed the book but found that it was a bit basic
Jan 12, 2011
Jul 09, 2009
Weight of Stone (Vineart War #2)
liked it
okay book. a bit uneven.
Feb 15, 2012
Oct 13, 2011
Murder Spins a Tale (A Flock & Fiber Mystery #1)
liked it
Nov 03, 2012
Nov 02, 2012
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