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The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
4.11
it was amazing
This book was a quick 2 hour read but that was because I couldn't put it down. I laughed and cried. Be prepared for possible white guilt as well.
not set
Mar 14, 2014
 
Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood (Persepolis, #1)
4.25
really liked it
6. A book translated to English
22. A graphic novel
23. A book that is published in 2016
35. An autobiography
37. A book about a culture you're unfamiliar
...more
May 13, 2016
Apr 27, 2016
 
Mad About the Boy (Bridget Jones, #3)
3.35
really liked it
**spoiler alert** I was so excited that I won this is the goodreads contest. I had hoped to get it for my birthday, otherwise.

In case you don't like
...more
not set
Oct 30, 2013
 
Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal
4.25
did not like it
I have picked this book up several times and put it back down a few chapters in and I should've stuck with that. Instead, my book club chose this book ...more
Sep 14, 2019
Sep 10, 2019
 
Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman
4.20
it was amazing
I related to this book so hard. Her loss of parent, experience of living in a fat body, and beliefs about misogyny and feminism...I found myself ...more
May 09, 2018
Oct 18, 2017
 
Dear Bob and Sue
3.92
liked it
Mildly interesting; I mostly read it for the interplay between the husband/wife as they had an interesting relationship.
Nov 20, 2015
Jul 19, 2015
 
As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess Bride
4.13
really liked it
Cary Elwes read this book to me and it was great. I now enjoy the movie so much more. One of the most humbling and amazing things is how honored and ...more
Mar 27, 2015
Mar 27, 2015
 
Don't Kiss Them Good-bye
3.72
liked it
Ghost stories, basically
Oct 11, 2009
Jul 05, 2010
 
Where'd You Go, Bernadette
3.90
it was amazing
audiobook
Dec 09, 2015
Nov 20, 2015
 
Vanity Fair: A Novel Without A Hero
3.79
liked it
Tedious. I typically enjoy novels like this but 812 pages of it? A bit excessive. It was a serialized newspaper story, so I supposed that is the ...more
Aug 19, 2016
May 27, 2016
 
Following Foo: The Electronic Adventures of the Chestnut Man
3.68
did not like it
Sorry, B.D. Wong, but this book could've been summed up in a teal dear and I would've been fine. I didn't really find myself gripped by this story, ...more
Feb 24, 2011
Feb 24, 2011
 
Darcy's Story
3.41
did not like it
I disagree with the readers who thought this book is best appreciated read after Pride and Prejudice. This book is essentially a rehash of P&P so ...more
Aug 16, 2010
Aug 10, 2010
 
The Cutting Room
3.62
really liked it
Fascinating story about a man of questionable morals and repute searching for a victim of a possible murder. Set in Scotland, concerned with the world ...more
Feb 24, 2011
Feb 24, 2011
 
The Goddess Test (Goddess Test, #1)
3.81
really liked it
This is a YA fiction novel involving Greek/Roman mythological beings. It turns out they are real. The main character is tested to determine if she ...more
not set
Oct 15, 2017
 
Welcome to Night Vale
3.84
did not like it
The moments of brilliance were overshadowed by the plodding plot, the clear focus was on describing the weird town and keeping up the weirdness ...more
Sep 11, 2016
Aug 29, 2016
 
The Designer
3.98
really liked it
I enjoyed this book overall, and liked the main character. I do think selling it as the story of Christian Dior is a bit misleading as he is a ...more
Jan 16, 2018
Dec 19, 2017
 
Ironside (Modern Faerie Tales, #3)
4.04
it was ok
So I bought this at the Houston Public Library Sale (Discards) and thought, ooh FAERIES! It is a sequel and not a particularly good one. A lot of the ...more
Jul 2010
Jun 27, 2010
 
People Like Us (People Like Us, #1)
3.54
OK, so, I never ever can tell you whodunnit. This was the first time ever I was right, and early on in the book, too. Even so, it was an enjoyable ...more
May 21, 2018
May 21, 2018
 
Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology
4.03
really liked it
Really surprised how much I enjoyed this. I feel like she only hit above the belt with her telling of what she experienced. Very interesting and I ...more
Nov 08, 2018
Nov 05, 2018
 
Sybil Exposed: The Extraordinary Story Behind the Famous Multiple Personality Case
3.62
liked it
listened to audio version. for an exposee it did its job but it too is rife with bias and an agenda. overall interesting but take some parts with a ...more
Nov 20, 2015
Nov 20, 2015
 
Matchmaking for Beginners
4.01
really liked it
I loved this book, unexpectedly. It looks like light reading. It has a surprising amount of "woo-woo" spiritualism in it, which is my favorite brand. ...more
May 10, 2018
May 06, 2018
 
Ghost Talker's Daydream, Vol. 1
3.46
liked it
Disappointing. You'd think a manga that has a girl who is a ghost talker by night, S&M dominatrix by...night, also(?) would be a little more ...more
May 06, 2014
May 06, 2014
 
The Dollhouse
3.76
really liked it
This book is really good--I was surprised at how much I liked it. The synopsis doesn't really do it justice and it's difficult to describe in a way ...more
Jun 11, 2017
Jun 01, 2017
 
Never Let Me Go
3.82
liked it
Overhyped, to be sure, but a skillful example of a book with a big secret where knowing the ending does not ruin the experience of reading it.
May 12, 2010
Jun 27, 2010
 
Part-Time Princesses
2.85
liked it
Popsugar Challenge--could count for:
14. A book you can finish in a day
22. A graphic novel
25. A book that takes place during Summer

Apr 27, 2016
Apr 27, 2016
 
My Son and the Afterlife: Conversations from the Other Side
3.93
liked it
Interesting perspective on communicating with spirits and the afterlife. I am not sure I believe it but I am not known for my great faith.
Dec 2013
Jan 01, 2014
 
I Hate Fairyland #1
4.07
it was ok
Popsugar challenge:
9. A book under 150 pages
13. A self-improvement book
14. A book you can finish in a day
22. A graphic novel
Apr 29, 2016
Apr 27, 2016
 
Reunion with the Colonel
3.83
really liked it
This was definitely not a book I would normally pick up--politics is not normally something I read as an escape. While there are some political ...more
Sep 07, 2017
Jun 17, 2017
 
Sunstone, Vol. 1
4.36
really liked it
Popsugar challenge
9. A book under 150 pages
14. A book you can finish in a day
22. A graphic novel

Apr 27, 2016
Apr 27, 2016
 
Butter Safe Than Sorry (Pennsylvania Dutch Mystery, #18)
3.39
did not like it
Instant classic. Not. This book was so horrible, that I almost gave up the ghost but I have a rule that I have to finish what I start. I skimmed the ...more
Apr 06, 2015
Mar 13, 2015
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