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The Signature of All Things
3.81
it was amazing
Loved it- that girl can write her way out of a paperbag and as someone who loves plants and flowers-- well-- its my kinda book
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May 23, 2013
 
The Baker's Secret
4.07
it was amazing
A well researched jewel of a book about resistance, and the moral struggles of people. I loved the fierce heroine Emma and her selfless sacrifice.
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May 02, 2017
 
Stories I Only Tell My Friends
3.77
really liked it
Read this & loved it!!! Memoir is one of my favorite genres & this is really great!!!
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Feb 06, 2012
 
Night Film
3.78
really liked it
I read an ARC-you are going to hear alot of buzzin about this book as it has been 7 years since the author came out with her first highly acclaimed no ...more
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May 12, 2013
 
I Am Pilgrim (Pilgrim, #1)
4.23
it was amazing
I know I'm late to the party but am LOVING the book "I Am Pilgrim" =- someone has to have optioned the movie rights. Makes me fearful of the future of ...more
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Sep 26, 2014
 
Hungry: What Eighty Ravenous Guys Taught Me about Life, Love, and the Power of Good Food
3.50
really liked it
Having a son in college & occssional weekends feeding him & his friends I have enormous respect for this writer & listened closely to the ...more
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May 12, 2013
 
Lift
3.71
really liked it
Kelly writes like you want to write-- with heart, with emotion, the way you imagine she talks -- and whatever she has has meaning for all readers. She ...more
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Jul 30, 2010
 
Crazy Salad: Some Things About Women (Modern Library Humor and Wit)
3.60
liked it
Interesting to go back to history and point of view in the early 70s when these essays start. She covers the women's movement and Watergate and NY doi ...more
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Nov 19, 2012
 
The Heart and the Fist: The Education of a Humanitarian, the Making of a Navy SEAL
4.15
it was amazing
An incredible young man, advocate and Navy Seal - a story everyone should read - his founded mission continues - an org that helps vets
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Oct 02, 2013
 
The Good House
3.66
it was amazing
I predict its going to be a smash when it debuts in January -- I love the way she draws the characters and writes about horses as well.
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Nov 21, 2012
 
The Language of Houses
3.39
really liked it
This book made me think about looking at buildings in a new way - turned me into a building watcher in New York and beyond.
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Nov 10, 2014
 
Me Before You (Me Before You, #1)
4.27
it was amazing
a heartbreaking well done love story about assisted suicide and our right to choose-- sounds like it would be a downer but its not
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Aug 14, 2012
 
Face Forward: Meeting Challenges Head On in Times of Trouble
4.85
really liked it
A cancer survivor whose face was changed and writes a moving memoir of thrival.
(her doc was the amazing Peter Costantino)
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Mar 19, 2012
 
Losing Mum and Pup
3.82
really liked it
He writes achingly and so realistically about the ties that bind-- even the things that are lovingly exasperating
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Nov 02, 2012
 
Asylum: A Memoir About Hollywood, Mental Illness, Recovery, and Being My Mother's Son
3.27
really liked it
great book about his journey with "dis-ease" and overcoming depression - he helps a lot of vets with his NKMe2 org.
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Mar 19, 2012
 
Dearie: The Remarkable Life of Julia Child
3.92
it was amazing
well done Bob-great research-- what would Julia have been like as a mom---fun fun fun with a cleaver!
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May 23, 2013
 
This Is Not The Story You Think It Is: A Season of Unlikely Happiness
3.43
it was amazing
This is a wonderfully written book with a message we all need to hear-- live in the moment
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Jul 29, 2010
 
Time and Again (Time, #1)
3.97
it was amazing
Re-reading this as it is one of my favorites. A classic on NY & includes time travel
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Jan 16, 2013
 
Nano (Pia Grazdani #2)
3.15
really liked it
interesting to think we are not far away form having miniscule technology
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Jun 27, 2013
 
God Underneath: Spiritual Memoirs of a Catholic Priest
3.92
really liked it
Very well written & a wonderful look at faith & relationships
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Apr 07, 2012
 
At Home: A Short History of Private Life
3.96
it was amazing
LOVED it!! Everyone should read this book!
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Jan 03, 2012
 
Swamplandia!
3.21
it was amazing
Loved it! Great writer!!
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Jan 03, 2012
 
An Innocent, a Broad
3.78
it was amazing
Loved it!!!
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Jan 03, 2012
 
The Idea of Him
2.84
it was amazing
This book receives a 5 as it is a perfect beach read! So order up some sun and sand and pack these characters along for the ride as you head to the be ...more
May 29, 2014
Apr 06, 2014
 
The Art of Fielding
3.99
it was amazing
I am loving this book! Thought it was mainly for a male sports loving audience but I was wrong.
Jun 11, 2012
May 04, 2012
 
All the Stars in the Heavens
3.46
it was amazing
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Dec 16, 2015
 
Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life
4.22
it was amazing
None
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Jan 31, 2011
 
Pilgrims and Other Stories
3.09
it was amazing
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Mar 06, 2015
Sep 01, 2014
 
Blackberry Wine
3.78
None
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Sep 04, 2011
 
Operating Instructions: A Journal of My Son's First Year
4.18
it was amazing
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Jan 31, 2011
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