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Under a Painted Sky
3.99
really liked it
I really liked Under A Painted Sky! As much as I love history, I don't read a lot of historical fiction, and pretty much every single time I read it, ...more
May 16, 2015
Nov 24, 2014
 
Dangerous Dream (Dangerous Creatures, #0.5)
3.88
really liked it
Spin-off series always make me a little hesitant but I liked the Beautiful Creatures series enough to give this novella a try. I like that it's about ...more
Mar 20, 2014
Oct 09, 2013
 
Sula
3.86
liked it
I decided that I would give Toni Morrison another chance after reading Beloved. Looking back (and after reading another of Morrison’s books), Beloved ...more
Apr 20, 2011
Apr 20, 2011
 
Heartless
4.06
really liked it
I really liked Heartless! The Lunar Chronicles is one of my favorite series, and when I found out Meyer was coming out with another book, I knew I had ...more
Dec 10, 2016
Apr 05, 2014
 
Dangerous Creatures
3.82
really liked it
When I heard that there was going to be a Beautiful Creatures spin-off, I knew I had to read it. And while spin-off series make me a little nervous, I ...more
Oct 07, 2014
Oct 09, 2013
 
Island Of The Blue Dolphins
3.80
really liked it
I loved the plot, and how she managed to survive for what seems like quite a while. The author’s note at the end intrigued me: O’Dell writes that the ...more
Apr 14, 2011
Apr 14, 2011
 
The Sweet Far Thing (Gemma Doyle, #3)
3.97
it was amazing
I loved The Sweet Far Thing. I think it's my favorite book in the series, and Bray did a great job with wrapping up the series. I really liked seeing ...more
Nov 07, 2012
Feb 07, 2012
 
Conversion
3.33
really liked it
**spoiler alert** I really liked Conversion! What's really interesting about Conversion is that it's inspired by a real-life event- one that seems vag ...more
Aug 04, 2014
Mar 16, 2014
 
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Harry Potter, #4)
4.53
really liked it
My re-read of Harry Potter has been going pretty slow, and I've been reading a chapter here and a chapter there, but it should come as no surprise tha ...more
Jul 2013
Sep 24, 2007
 
Desire (Brightest Kind of Darkness, #4)
4.27
liked it
I've been intrigued with this series ever since I read the first book, and I've always love how unique the series is in comparison to most of the othe ...more
Jun 18, 2014
Nov 11, 2013
 
Afterworlds
3.72
really liked it
Afterworlds really is a unique book! It's a novel-within-a-novel, and there is something very meta about this entire book.

I'm really not kidding. I di
...more
Jan 13, 2015
Sep 13, 2014
 
Identical
4.34
really liked it
I'm not sure what to think about this book. I really liked it, but at the same time, it was slightly twisted and somewhat disturbing. It got a little ...more
Jul 03, 2012
Feb 23, 2012
 
To Kill a Mockingbird
4.25
really liked it
I really enjoyed Mockingbird, and it was nice to listen to it again, because the last time I read it was in high school. I was really fuzzy on the det ...more
Aug 15, 2015
Oct 01, 2007
 
Specials (Uglies, #3)
3.77
it was amazing
I think this one is my favorite one in the entire series. It's been so interesting to see how Tally has changed during the series, going from an Ugly ...more
Aug 02, 2017
Feb 18, 2012
 
Everything, Everything
4.11
really liked it
I really liked Everything, Everything! I wish I loved it, and it came really close to me loving it...but overall, it's been a while since I've been so ...more
Aug 20, 2015
Dec 19, 2014
 
Doing Harm
3.67
liked it
Doing Harm is definitely one of the more interesting books I've read in a while! It's a really interesting look at life at a hospital, and things are ...more
Jan 17, 2014
Dec 03, 2013
 
The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #1)
4.23
it was ok
I thought it was just okay. The whole time I was reading it, I kept thinking of Harry Potter, and how similar the two are. I loved the mythology eleme ...more
May 03, 2011
May 03, 2011
 
Eon
3.98
really liked it
I so enjoyed Eon! I loved the dragons and the dragon mythology Goodman used. I was really reminded of the Chinese Zodiac, especially at the beginning. ...more
Feb 2013
Jan 12, 2013
 
The Secrets We Keep
3.51
it was ok
I have such mixed feelings about this book! So much of it made me angry, and I was expecting more mysteries and lies than what we really got, and yet ...more
Apr 21, 2015
Oct 16, 2014
 
On the Fence
4.04
it was amazing
On The Fence is such a cute book! I really did love it!

I'll admit, I wasn't sure about it at first, but as I kept reading, I found that I really sta
...more
Dec 22, 2014
Feb 23, 2014
 
1776
4.06
liked it
I finally finished it! It felt like it took me forever to finish it, but maybe that's just because it's been sitting in my room for 6 weeks.

Here's wha
...more
May 19, 2012
Sep 24, 2011
 
The Eyre Affair (Thursday Next, #1)
3.92
liked it
I liked The Eyre Affair! It was really hard for me to get into at first, because it's quite an odd little world (but in a totally good way), and you r ...more
Jun 2015
Apr 13, 2013
 
Tiny Pretty Things (Tiny Pretty Things, #1)
3.77
really liked it
I really liked Tiny Pretty Things! It was a really creepy mystery, and I wasn't sure if it would live up to the comparison of Black Swan meets Pretty ...more
Jul 24, 2015
Dec 26, 2014
 
City of Glass (The Mortal Instruments, #3)
4.34
liked it
I can't believe I'm halfway through this series already! So far, the series has been pretty constant, which is good, because I have a general idea of ...more
Jun 18, 2014
Sep 03, 2013
 
A Death-Struck Year
3.94
really liked it
*I got A Death-Struck from netgalley.com in exchange for a fair and honest review

I don't read a lot of YA historical fiction, but A Death-Struck Year
...more
Feb 05, 2014
Nov 16, 2013
 
Anne of Green Gables (Anne of Green Gables, #1)
4.23
liked it
I think Anne is my favorite character- she’s so talkative and imaginative, and I couldn’t help but want things to go well for her. Being an orphan, an ...more
Mar 15, 2011
Mar 15, 2011
 
Roanoke Vanishing (The Vanishing Series)
3.77
liked it
I liked Roanoke Vanishing! I wasn't sure about it at first, but the more I listened to it, the more I liked it!

I liked that the book focused on the l
...more
Aug 22, 2014
Mar 28, 2014
 
Compulsion (The Heirs of Watson Island, #1)
3.90
it was ok
I don’t remember how I came across this book, but it seemed intriguing enough, especially since it’s described as Beautiful Creatures meets The Raven ...more
Nov 20, 2016
Nov 27, 2014
 
Pandemic
3.78
it was amazing
I've been excited about Pandemic for a while- excited enough to start reading it when it came out. I really liked it, and it's one of those books I wo ...more
May 19, 2014
Nov 16, 2013
 
Cracked Up to Be
3.74
did not like it
Cracked Up To Be is a book that I've wanted to read for a long time, and it's a book I've had for a while, and it seemed like it was time to actually ...more
Sep 18, 2015
Oct 05, 2011
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