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Story of O (Story of O #1)
3.33
it was amazing
Thank you to my friend to recommend this to me. I can't believe that I hadn't found this book before! I must have stumbled across it somewhere... prob ...more
May 07, 2012
May 06, 2012
 
Captive Prince (Captive Prince, #1)
3.95
it was amazing
My gosh... this book was just... wow. It's not even done yet (free online fiction) and I have no idea how much more there will be. But as of right now ...more
May 06, 2018
Sep 17, 2011
Sep 14, 2011
 
Across the Nightingale Floor (Tales of the Otori, #1)
4.06
it was amazing
It took me only about four hours to finish this book. I zoomed through it due to the gripping storyline and the vivid scenery and characters.

In a land
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Apr 03, 2011
Mar 26, 2011
 
The Night Circus
4.04
it was amazing
Review from read in October 2011

There is something about a circus that makes people want to go visit it. Something draws us in... the promise of spect
...more
Oct 03, 2011
Sep 12, 2011
 
The Master and Margarita
4.31
it was amazing
The long awaited review!

This novel was many thing: deep, superficial, a work against the political structure in Russia at that time (communism), fille
...more
May 25, 2012
Jun 14, 2010
 
Worm
4.66
it was amazing
Review from June 15, 2016

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Review from November 06, 2014 to May 06, 2015

How do you review a novel that is essentially 10 books in one long series? I
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May 06, 2015
Nov 10, 2014
 
The Bell Jar
3.99
it was amazing
I have a decades long history with this novel, mostly revolving around the idea that I was adamant not to read it. I'm glad I finally did.

My older si
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Apr 03, 2016
Jun 14, 2010
 
Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency (Dirk Gently, #1)
3.97
it was amazing
What did I think? Hmm... I thought that this book was amazing. Mainly because I totally sync with the author's writing style, but also due to the plot ...more
May 27, 2011
Nov 23, 2010
 
Barefoot
3.77
it was ok
Alright, if you would delete all pages from about 30% to 75% this book might have gotten 4 stars.

First off, no one can identify with these characters
...more
Sep 18, 2011
Sep 12, 2011
 
The Guinea Pig Diaries: My Life as an Experiment
3.69
it was amazing
I finished this book in record time. It was very easy to read, had a good pace (sometime too good of a pace... more details in some areas, please!) an ...more
Sep 06, 2011
Sep 05, 2011
 
Foundation (Foundation #1)
4.14
really liked it
As a science fiction classic, this book is one hailed necessary to be read by all sci-fi fans. I didn't quite understand it, but now, after having fin ...more
Apr 24, 2011
Apr 01, 2011
 
Ready Player One
4.29
it was amazing
It has been a long time since I found a book well worth dropping everything else, just to read it. Even sleep. Especially sleep, I might add! I read t ...more
Dec 04, 2011
Dec 02, 2011
 
Daughters of Eve
3.62
it was amazing
This and A Gift of Magic are my two ultimate favorite Lois Duncan books. Not only is her writing style amazing, but these topics felt real to me when ...more
Jan 2003
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Mar 24, 2011
 
Access Denied: For Reasons of National Security
4.05
it was amazing
This is THE biggest whistleblower book ever written. The author was abused for 30 years, until she was rescued by a good man. They then spent another ...more
Jan 2008
May 02, 2010
 
TheCrystal Bible The Definitive Guide to Over 200 Crystals by Hall, Judy ( Author ) ON Jul-06-2009, Paperback
4.39
it was amazing
I bought this book in the Bangkok Airport, and then read it on my long flight from Bangkok to Munich. It definitely paid off to buy this book! I know ...more
Jul 16, 2010
not set
Jul 17, 2010
 
Wicked Enchantment (Dark Magick, #1)
3.76
did not like it
I picked up this book due to seeing it on my friends' update feed. Based on the description, it should have been amusing, entertaining, thrilling and ...more
Apr 10, 2011
Apr 08, 2011
 
A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, #1)
4.45
really liked it
While reading this book (read at a supposed 5 chapters per week, but in reality was a lot more erratic than that) I was annoyed with it most of the ti ...more
Jun 30, 2011
Sep 11, 2010
 
Girl Trade
3.48
it was amazing
The end of this novel was so emotional and consuming. I read the last 15% in one sitting!

I don't know whether to hate this book or to love it. Chengi
...more
Nov 15, 2010
Oct 28, 2010
 
Trickster's Choice (Daughter of the Lioness, #1)
4.28
it was amazing
Read July 8, 2014

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Read 2007: Of all the stories set in the realm of Tortall, this series featuring the famous Alana the Lioness's daughter is my abs
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Jul 08, 2014
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Apr 14, 2010
 
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children (Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children, #1)
3.90
did not like it
I cannot bring myself to finish this book. 20% left and it's not giving up; it's saving my sanity.

There are probably spoilers in this review. Read at
...more
Oct 08, 2011
Oct 02, 2011
 
Kraken
3.60
it was amazing
What did I think of this book? I thought it was incredible, just like all other Miéville books that I've read. This novel focuses on London (seeing as ...more
Jun 25, 2011
Feb 17, 2011
 
Enchanted: Erotic Bedtime Stories For Women
3.39
it was amazing
I think what I loved most about this book was less the erotic appeal but rather more that it was about cherishing what it means to be a woman.

The aut
...more
Oct 02, 2011
Sep 23, 2011
 
A Visit from the Goon Squad
3.65
liked it
I picked this book up due to it being featured in the goodreads bookclub.

I would say that this book is made for an older generation. Those born in th
...more
Jun 27, 2011
Jun 26, 2011
 
Some Girls: My Life in a Harem
3.31
did not like it
Okay, so I know it's rude to judge someone's memoir, but if they publish their life story, I feel it's okay to judge them. They could just keep these ...more
Aug 21, 2011
Aug 20, 2011
 
Childhood Interrupted
4.08
really liked it
I got this book early this morning and I picked it up on the way to work. I couldn't focus all day for reading, and just now finished it!

It was such a
...more
Aug 13, 2010
Aug 13, 2010
 
Someplace to Be Flying (Newford Book 8)
4.31
it was amazing
I always feel so sad finishing one of these books. But at the same time I feel uplifted, and like magic really exists in my own world. It's an interes ...more
Jun 2011
May 21, 2011
 
Make Room! Make Room!
3.72
really liked it
Hmm, just finished and I have to say that it wasn't as exciting as the movie, Soylent Green. The framework for the movie is there, but the film took t ...more
Nov 14, 2010
Nov 14, 2010
 
We Bought a Zoo
3.49
it was amazing
Alright, so normally I don't pick up a book and read it all the way trough in one (or one and a little) sitting unless it's captivating and usually fi ...more
Jan 22, 2012
Jan 21, 2012
 
Forever Amber
3.98
it was amazing
I don't know how you could give this book anything but 5 stars.

First off, it's about 1,000 pages of almost pure adventures.

Secondly, Winsor has a wr
...more
Dec 21, 2010
Oct 15, 2010
 
The Book Thief
4.36
liked it
I have read a ton of literature based on the Holocaust, and most of it was from a child's perspective. In that way, The Book Thief was nothing new to ...more
Aug 09, 2011
Jul 27, 2011
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