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Delirium (Delirium, #1)
3.99
it was ok
Okay. A review - or better a hopefully short explanation - after reading 104 pages, which in the case of "Delirium" means, I am still in the middle of ...more
not set
Jul 12, 2010
 
Where She Went (If I Stay, #2)
4.05
it was amazing
2011: This is it, the moment I had feared: I am sitting in front of my computer and frown. I am scrutinizing the small list of all-time-favorites disp ...more
Jan 22, 2015
Apr 17, 2011
Feb 24, 2010
 
Divergent (Divergent, #1)
4.24
really liked it
"Hunger Games meets Matrix?" This should be interesting!
May 26, 2011
Jul 21, 2010
 
Never Let Me Go
3.80
really liked it
In short (maybe I find the time to elaborate later, maybe not): Right now I feel like I've got a wyvern in my guts - shredding tissue like mad. Not be ...more
Aug 17, 2011
Sep 08, 2010
 
The Comeback Season
3.70
really liked it
'Hi,' he says.
'Hi,' she says back, and then to her great surprise, she begins to cry.
'You know,' Nick says as he hands her a tissue from the bedside t
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Jan 22, 2011
Apr 04, 2010
 
Water for Elephants
4.07
it was amazing
This is one of those books I would not have read without the "help" of Goodreads. A lot of my friends here had been reading it last year and discussed ...more
Jan 21, 2011
Apr 04, 2010
 
The Gargoyle
3.96
it was ok
After reading 59 pages and waiting five months for summoning up enough motivation to go on reading (all my Goodreads friends seem to love the book wit ...more
not set
Nov 24, 2010
 
The Catalogue of the Universe
3.82
it was amazing
I remember exactly that moment over 21 years ago when I picked up the German edition with its drab, blue, stars-and-moon-clad cover. I proceeded to re ...more
not set
Apr 16, 2011
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Jan 19, 2011
 
The Spell Book of Listen Taylor
3.55
it was ok
Inspite of Jaclyn Moriarty's funky, insightful and sometimes extremely funny writing style, "The Spell Book of Listen Taylor" is in essence a rather d ...more
not set
Jan 18, 2010
 
The Well of Ascension (Mistborn, #2)
4.35
liked it
I have stopped reading the sequel to The Final Empire after 131 pages although I liked it. And if there were not so many other books waiting to be rea ...more
not set
Nov 07, 2009
 
Gathering Blue (The Giver, #2)
3.80
really liked it
Gathering Blue is not as powerful as The Giver is, but it captivated me quickly as well and offered a lot of food for thought. Recommended. "Gathering ...more
Aug 10, 2011
Nov 14, 2009
 
What Alice Forgot
4.05
liked it
Kind of interesting with astute observations about how life can change your goals, your personality, your dreams, your values, your love - everything ...more
Sep 07, 2011
Apr 08, 2011
 
The Peach Keeper
3.84
liked it
It was alright/enjoyable enough to follow through. But I don't think I will read another book by the author.

Street Corner Bookers’ Pile Reduction Chal
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May 22, 2011
Apr 29, 2011
 
Once Was Lost
3.70
liked it
Sara Zarr knows how to tug at my heart strings in an uncomfortable way ...

Street Corner Bookers’ Pile Reduction Challenge, #19 (challenger: Arlene)
Jul 30, 2011
Mar 06, 2010
 
The Way of Shadows (Night Angel, #1)
4.15
it was ok
Unfortunately not my thing. I stopped reading at the 9% mark.

Street Corner Bookers’ Pile Reduction Challenge, #17 (challenger: Teccc)
not set
Apr 08, 2010
 
Not That Kind of Girl
3.61
liked it
TBR Pile Reduction Challenge 2011, Book #13 (challeger: Nomes)
Apr 06, 2011
Sep 08, 2010
 
Freefall
3.76
really liked it
TBR Pile Reduction Challenge 2011, Book #10 (challenger: Kristy)
Mar 04, 2011
Nov 12, 2010