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Daughter of Darkness (Kindred, #1)
3.28
it was ok
Amusing, but predictable. Around the halfway point I knew how this would end, but hoped for more, so I continued. To be a vampire story, this sure was ...more
Nov 22, 2012
Nov 19, 2012
 
House of Leaves
4.13
liked it
I didn't review this book immediately after reading it because it was hard to, I couldn't properly form my opinion. This book frustrated me, made me w ...more
not set
Apr 18, 2012
 
People I Want to Punch in the Throat: Competitive Crafters, Drop-Off Despots, and Other Suburban Scourges
3.62
really liked it
Many things in this book had me saying, "EXACTLY!" Especially now that my son is trying his hand at sports - I can relate to dealing with suburban mom ...more
Jan 15, 2015
Jan 23, 2015
 
Crown of Dust
3.75
it was amazing
I am in love with this book; the characters, the world they live in, the style of which it was all written. The only problem I can voice is that upon ...more
Aug 16, 2012
Mar 30, 2012
 
The Casual Vacancy
3.29
it was amazing
Even after repeatedly reminding myself to have no expectations for this book, to remember that witchcraft would be given up for fresh characters in a ...more
Oct 15, 2012
Sep 18, 2012
 
The Daily Death - How I Killed My Coworkers in 30 Days
3.00
did not like it
After reading the author's description of himself and his love of the macabre, I was nervous I'd find myself so uneasy reading The Daily Death that I ...more
Mar 26, 2012
Mar 13, 2012
 
A Court of Mist and Fury (A Court of Thorns and Roses, #2)
4.70
it was amazing
I can't wait for the next one!
Aug 09, 2016
Aug 04, 2016
 
On the Jellicoe Road
4.14
liked it
I read half this book before I started getting into it. I kept wondering why I'm supposed to care about these kids, none of which were all that intere ...more
Jan 29, 2017
Jan 19, 2017
 
Bleed
3.40
really liked it
Bleed has a long list of main characters for so few pages. Writing each chapter from a different character's perspective enabled quick development wit ...more
Apr 17, 2012
Apr 17, 2012
 
The Cranes Dance
3.69
really liked it
I know nothing of dance technique or terminology, but that fact didn't harm my comprehension of this book. Meg Howrey has done an excellent job creati ...more
Apr 14, 2012
Mar 15, 2012
 
You (You, #1)
3.84
it was amazing
**spoiler alert** I knew from page one that this book was going to be totally screwed up and that I was going to enjoy every page. I shouldn't love th ...more
Jan 14, 2017
Dec 22, 2016
 
Wax
4.36
it was amazing
Wow! Wax hooked me from page one. Going from AFTER to BEFORE was a brilliant idea which kept me in major suspense. I would love to see this book conti ...more
Nov 06, 2012
Oct 10, 2012
 
The Nanny Diaries (Nanny, #1)
3.41
it was amazing
This book brought me so many laughs. While staying upbeat and fun, The Nanny Diaries never got too cheesy. I found the characters well constructed. I ...more
Apr 02, 2012
Mar 27, 2012
 
Treehugger (Based on a Dream, #1)
3.77
really liked it
I don't normally get into fantasy based novels; I have a hard time envisioning the author's thought up worlds and picturing complicated creatures. Not ...more
Mar 15, 2012
Feb 09, 2012
 
Night (The Night Trilogy, #1)
4.31
it was amazing
How could I review this book? I won't, but will say it's a terrific holiday read. No, really...it will force appreciation for your own life and make y ...more
Nov 24, 2012
Nov 25, 2012
 
The Spindlers
3.57
liked it
Reminiscent of Alice In Wonderland, mixed with Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, Lauren Olivers' The Spindlers was a magical read from beginning ...more
Oct 09, 2012
Aug 22, 2012
 
You're Making Me Hate You: A Cantankerous Look at the Common Misconception That Humans Have Any Common Sense Left
4.10
really liked it
This book made me laugh and say "What the fuck?!" even more than his previous books.

I especially lost my shit reading chapters "What the Fuck is That
...more
Dec 14, 2016
Dec 15, 2016
 
Silent Night: The Remarkable Christmas Truce of 1914
3.60
it was ok
I didn't feel suspense as the story was predictable. This was my first Mary Higgins Clark read and maybe it was a bad choice to start off with? Seems ...more
Dec 21, 2011
Dec 20, 2011
 
The Tin Horse
3.71
it was amazing
I won a copy of this book when it first came out and then I moved shortly after. It took a couple of years for me to unpack and find this book again - ...more
May 2016
May 11, 2016
 
Cathy's Book (Cathy Vickers Trilogy, #1)
3.54
really liked it
I enjoyed Cathy's Book! Not a piece of literature to be talked about for ages, but fun! I waited until the end to look at all the random pieces inside ...more
Mar 23, 2012
Mar 22, 2012
 
The Witch's Daughter (The Witch's Daughter, #1)
3.56
liked it
The story line was great, I just felt like it was slightly anti-climatic.

I would have enjoyed reading about what these characters were really capable
...more
Oct 21, 2013
Oct 27, 2013
 
Fever 1793
3.90
it was amazing
I couldn't put this book down. Though it is considered a children's book I recommend Fever 1793 to adults. A great education piece.
Apr 09, 2012
Apr 08, 2012
 
Wuthering Heights
3.83
it was amazing
Books filled with flawed characters are so much fun! They make for a more realistic read and it's refreshing when these flawed characters never realiz ...more
not set
Jan 23, 2012
 
16 Lighthouse Road (Cedar Cove, #1)
4.08
really liked it
Simple, realistic story with characters that are easily relatable.

This isn't an exciting tale, but more of a relaxing read.
Oct 27, 2013
Oct 27, 2013
 
Neil Patrick Harris: Choose Your Own Autobiography
3.86
it was amazing
Fun read! I need to go back and choose a few different adventures; I've technically only read a portion of this book.
Jan 2015
Jan 23, 2015
 
Uglies (Uglies, #1)
3.86
it was amazing
I enjoyed reading this book. This story isn't too far off from how society today behaves...sadly.
Sep 15, 2013
Oct 27, 2013
 
Heartless
4.06
it was amazing
After reading the Lunar Chronicles, I was amped up to learn Marissa Meyer was creating another book twisted from a well-known fairy tale. This time we ...more
Dec 09, 2016
Nov 17, 2016
 
Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns)
3.84
liked it
I expected to like this book way more than I did.
Jan 2015
Jan 23, 2015
 
Skippy Dies
3.72
liked it
I wouldn't say this book was boring, though there were parts I had to encourage myself through. The best quality of Murray's style is also what I grew ...more
Mar 07, 2012
Feb 26, 2011
 
Hello Kitty Must Die
3.34
it was amazing
Seriously disturbed...I loved it!
Jan 16, 2011
Jan 17, 2011
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