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Museum of Thieves (The Keepers, #1)
it was ok
I struggled. I could tell the "twist" basically immediately and it made me not want to keep going. The world building was interesting enough... but I ...more
Jul 02, 2016
Jun 30, 2016
How to Show & Sell Your Crafts: Great Ways to Promote and Organize Your Craft Spaces in the Marketplace, Online, and at Home
it was ok
A nice overview of what to do to start a craft business. Some of it felt very overwhelming as if I couldn't possibly start unless I have a blog, websi ...more
Sep 12, 2016
Jul 25, 2016
In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto
it was amazing
Very clear information that really gets you thinking about what you eat and what food industries are trying to get past you. Already meal planning in ...more
Jun 05, 2017
May 08, 2017
Peter Pan
it was ok
Hallelujah. This book is done. Please parents, do me a favor and have your kids read a different "classic". This was dreadful. Try Half Magic or Mary ...more
Jul 22, 2015
Apr 24, 2013
Batman: Earth One, Volume 1
it was ok
This one was a miss for me. The art was lovely, but I really didn't care for the re-vamped origin story. Superman: Earth One was done much better, in ...more
Oct 28, 2013
Oct 28, 2013
The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo
really liked it
So so good. An interesting snapshot into someone's life and beliefs. I think this book can be enjoyed whether you're a huge fan of Schumer's stand up ...more
Sep 09, 2016
Aug 31, 2016
I Hunt Killers (Jasper Dent, #1)
liked it
3.5 stars. Definitely creepy. Will probably seek out the sequel eventually. Probably a good "guy" read for reluctant teen boys.
Sep 13, 2014
Sep 03, 2014
Grave Mercy (His Fair Assassin, #1)
really liked it
Loved it. Can't wait to read the sequel.
Aug 05, 2017
Nov 24, 2014
Chasing Brooklyn
really liked it
So frustrated. I loved this book. I adored this book. I had to force myself to stop reading it at one point so that I could sleep. BUT in the words of ...more
May 29, 2010
May 15, 2010
Riding Invisible
liked it
Yancy is a trying his best to live a normal life with his extremely abnormal brother. However, poor Yancy lives in constant fear of his brother, who s ...more
Jul 11, 2010
Jun 09, 2010
100 Bullets, Vol. 1: First Shot, Last Call
really liked it
Interesting concept, interesting book. A myserious agent hands you a suitcase containing a gun and 100 unmarked bullets to use as you wish. You can ki ...more
Jan 16, 2010
Jan 14, 2010
X-Men: Wolverine/Gambit
did not like it
I was super excited to pick this up being a big fan of both Loeb and Sale from their Batman titles. This was... frustrating? to read as a comic fan. I ...more
Nov 02, 2013
Nov 02, 2013
Addie on the Inside (The Misfits, #3)
did not like it
It was like reading a 12 year old's diary... in poetry form... complete with a poem about being excited about needing a new bra.

It's not that I couldn
Oct 2011
Sep 28, 2011
The Real Deadwood
it was ok
I guess if you watched the television show, this book might be an interesting text to compare the characters you've been watching vs the actual people ...more
Nov 17, 2013
Nov 13, 2013
Wonder Woman: Down to Earth
liked it
I'm gonna have to go with a "meh". It could be because I don't know enough about Wonder Woman in general, but this one in particular didn't grab me. S ...more
Mar 10, 2010
Mar 04, 2010
No More Us for You
it was amazing
I love this man's books. I found the voices to be real without being overdone and as I can remember it, a pretty accurate depiction of high school. (W ...more
Aug 2009
Aug 05, 2009
The Last Summer of the Death Warriors
really liked it
I really didn't think I'd like this book, but I really enjoyed it. I found D.Q. to be adorable and insightful. And even frustratingly single-minded Pa ...more
not set
May 18, 2010
The Bad Beginning (A Series of Unfortunate Events, #1)
really liked it
I loved this series, though you really had to tough it out through the first 6 books or so to get a twist that made you not want to stop reading. I li ...more
not set
Oct 31, 2009
Appetite for Detention
really liked it
Unlike many of my comrades... I didn't hate it. I'm guessing it's because I have an odd sense of humour. I loved the pictures and found the text on th ...more
not set
Aug 12, 2009
Donner Dinner Party (Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales, #3)
liked it
I just read a children's book about the Donner Party... not sure how successful it is. I'm sure the facts are correct, but it's a lot of names to keep ...more
Aug 13, 2015
Aug 12, 2015
Boyfriends with Girlfriends
did not like it
First of all, I'm thrilled that Sanchez tackled bi-sexuality with this novel, which is a subject that is often overlooked in the GLBTQ department. I'm ...more
May 22, 2012
Mar 16, 2011
The Cellar (The Cellar, #1)
it was ok
This... needs work. The writing is...not good. I may read the published version when it comes out to see how some editing improves the story. And I wa ...more
Mar 15, 2014
Mar 10, 2014
13 Little Blue Envelopes (Little Blue Envelope, #1)
liked it
2.5 stars

Ginny is a pretty annoying main character, but the story was interesting enough to keep me going. While I can understand being a bit timid be
Jul 23, 2014
Jul 02, 2014
On the Day I Died: Stories from the Grave
liked it
2.5 stars, but I think I'm a little biased since I'm from the Chicago area so I could identify places she was talking about. Sort of like I was fancy ...more
Jun 22, 2014
Jun 18, 2014
The Adventures of Jack Lime
it was ok
I could maybe see this title working for younger readers transitioning to young adult novels. I really wasn't all that impressed with the writing. I f ...more
Dec 31, 2010
Dec 23, 2010
liked it
It was weird... I'm thinking that's an author trait though. I didn't hate it and I wanted to know what was going to happen... but... I don't know, it ...more
not set
Aug 19, 2009
The Zombie Survival Guide: Recorded Attacks
liked it
Interesting concept with great art, but far too short unfortunately. The entire thing could be read in less than half an hour, with some recordings of ...more
not set
Mar 18, 2010
Tales Behind the Tombstones: The Deaths and Burials of the Old West's Most Nefarious Outlaws, Notorious Women, and Celebrated Lawmen
really liked it
This was a great book of short stories about notorious characters from the Wild West. It was a fantastic, easy read with stories only lasting a few pa ...more
Mar 03, 2010
Feb 22, 2010
Mistakes Were Made (Timmy Failure, #1)
it was ok
Had some good moments. I like this better than Diary of a Wimpy Kid, but it was still a bit of a miss for me. Best part was definitely Flo the Librari ...more
Oct 04, 2014
Oct 04, 2014
How to Train Your Dragon
liked it
Glad I read this one so I know to stop recommending it to people who liked the movie because they are NOTHING alike. However, this is a great story an ...more
Aug 29, 2014
Aug 25, 2014
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