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A Wrinkle in Time (A Wrinkle in Time Quintet, #1)
4.04
it was amazing
4/10/12 Okay, this is the longer review. The added bit follows the dashed line ---

I learned about this outstanding book and its brilliant author from
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Apr 09, 2012
Mar 17, 2012
 
The Master and Margarita
4.32
it was amazing
Absolutely mesmerizing. I took a long time to read it, partly because of other things that were going on, but mostly because I insisted on savoring ev ...more
Sep 08, 2011
Aug 01, 2011
 
The Collector
3.99
really liked it
My skin is still crawling when I think about this book, days after finishing it. Extremely well written, creepy, and mesmerizing - this was my first e ...more
Jan 30, 2012
Jan 14, 2012
 
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
3.80
it was amazing
Still the greatest novel I have ever read. As a boy, I ripped through it every year, starting around age 10, for about 5 years. I read and loved it as ...more
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Aug 10, 2010
 
Siddhartha
3.99
really liked it
As the many positive reviews attest, this is a book with a strong spiritual appeal for many readers. I read it in college and found it very powerful, ...more
Aug 27, 2010
Aug 13, 2010
 
The Catcher in the Rye
3.79
it was ok
For me, the first two-thirds of this book were really, really tedious, if you want to know the truth. One star for that section. I'm not kidding.

The
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Jun 11, 2011
Mar 24, 2011
 
Slaughterhouse-Five
4.06
Kindle daily deal, May 13, 2012
$.99 U.S. - one of twenty books made into films that are 99 cents today on Kindle

Happy Mother's Day!
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May 13, 2012
 
Jane Eyre
4.10
liked it
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Sep 05, 2010
 
Roughing It
3.89
really liked it
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Aug 10, 2010
 
The Old Man and the Sea
3.73
really liked it
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Aug 10, 2010
 
The Sun Also Rises
3.83
really liked it
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Aug 10, 2010
 
A Farewell to Arms
3.79
really liked it
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Aug 10, 2010
 
For Whom the Bell Tolls
3.96
really liked it
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Aug 10, 2010
 
The Snows of Kilimanjaro and Other Stories
3.88
really liked it
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Aug 10, 2010
 
Life on the Mississippi
3.89
really liked it
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Aug 10, 2010
 
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
3.61
really liked it
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Aug 14, 2010
 
Ulysses
3.74
really liked it
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Aug 14, 2010
 
The Sound and the Fury
3.86
really liked it
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Aug 16, 2010
 
Light in August
3.93
really liked it
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Aug 16, 2010
 
Absalom, Absalom!
3.96
really liked it
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Aug 16, 2010
 
La condition humaine
3.77
really liked it
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Aug 16, 2010
 
Lolita
3.88
liked it
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Aug 22, 2010
 
Pale Fire
4.19
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Aug 22, 2010
 
Pnin
3.90
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Aug 22, 2010
 
Ada, or Ardor: A Family Chronicle
4.15
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Aug 22, 2010
 
Henderson the Rain King
3.79
really liked it
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Aug 22, 2010
 
The Adventures of Augie March
3.85
really liked it
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Aug 22, 2010
 
Humboldt's Gift
3.86
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Aug 22, 2010
 
Mr. Sammler's Planet
3.74
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Aug 22, 2010
 
The Sot-Weed Factor
4.08
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Aug 22, 2010
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