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30
Searching for Bobby Orr
3.88
liked it
This isn't the first time I've felt this way about a hockey book, that it failed to deliver what I was looking for, but I can't say it's wasn't an enj ...more
Apr 07, 2012
Mar 27, 2012
 
8
The Mother Tongue: English and How It Got That Way
3.95
it was amazing
Once again, Bill Bryson takes what could be a rather boring topic, and makes it interesting. I suppose it isn't that the topic is necessarily boring, ...more
Jun 26, 2011
Jun 11, 2011
 
75
Major League Losers: The Real Cost Of Sports And Who's Paying For It
3.57
it was ok
This was a book I was really looking forward to, and I suppose it many ways it didn't disappoint. The arguments made are persuasive, and backed with t ...more
Jan 19, 2014
Nov 14, 2013
 
31
The Toaster Project: Or a Heroic Attempt to Build a Simple Electric Appliance from Scratch
3.80
liked it
Author Thomas Thwaites embarks on a journey to build a toaster, something we use almost everyday, but likely have little to no understanding of how it ...more
Apr 11, 2012
Mar 19, 2012
 
87
My Mercedes is Not for Sale: From Amsterdam to Ouagadougou...An Auto-Misadventure Across the Sahara
3.32
liked it
None
Nov 25, 2014
Nov 24, 2014
 
5
The Missionary Position: Mother Teresa in Theory and Practice
4.06
really liked it
None
Jun 07, 2011
Jun 02, 2011
 
6
A Moveable Feast
4.04
liked it
None
Jun 20, 2011
Jun 07, 2011
 
10
The Next 100 Years: A Forecast for the 21st Century
3.66
really liked it
None
Aug 24, 2011
Jun 11, 2011
 
23
Denialism: How Irrational Thinking Harms the Planet and Threatens Our Lives
3.72
liked it
None
Jan 28, 2012
Mar 10, 2011
 
17
Stalingrad: The Fateful Siege, 1942–1943
4.29
really liked it
None
Oct 20, 2011
Jun 12, 2011
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