cover title author rating rating my rating review Down arrow read added
 
All the Truth That's in Me
3.93
it was amazing
10 reasons you should read this book.

1. The plot is unlike any other YA novel I've ever read. Set in what appears to be colonial America (it's never e
...more
Sep 28, 2013
Jul 14, 2013
 
Stuart: A Life Backwards
3.95
it was amazing
Excuse me while I go pick up the broken pieces of my shattered heart from the floor.
Aug 09, 2012
Jul 10, 2012
 
Finnikin of the Rock
3.93
it was amazing
Reread via audiobook Sep 2017
Once again, Tom Wren nails the narration in some ways and totally screws it up in others. Still, this world is always a j
...more
Sep 20, 2017
May 02, 2014
Sep 26, 2012
 
Drink, Slay, Love
3.82
really liked it
In the heady days after I finished the Twilight series, I binged on anything and everything I could get that was vampire-related. I wanted to recaptur ...more
Oct 06, 2012
Apr 05, 2012
 
On the Jellicoe Road
4.14
it was amazing
Reread started 15/4/13. Coz my heart needs breaking again, apparently.

Notes on the audiobook
Narrated by: Rebecca Macauley
I really loved this audioboo
...more
Apr 17, 2014
Jan 31, 2012
 
Froi of the Exiles (Lumatere Chronicles, #2)
4.29
it was amazing
Reread September 2017.
Even though I've read it before and knew what would happen I still couldn't tear myself away from this world. I love it and the
...more
Sep 22, 2017
May 14, 2014
Mar 13, 2012
 
This is Not a Test (This is Not a Test #1)
3.86
it was amazing
Holy crap did I love this book.

It reminded my a little of The Walking Dead, in that it’s set in a zombie apocalypse but the zombies are merely the bac
...more
May 28, 2013
Jan 23, 2013
 
The Amber Amulet
3.76
it was amazing
10 reasons you should read this book:

1. Craig Silvey's wonderful, beautiful prose that perfectly captures the whimsy, imagination and uncertainty of c
...more
Nov 18, 2012
Aug 14, 2012
 
Wildlife
3.76
it was amazing
My favourite kinds of stories are the ones you can relate to. The stories that leap from the page, wrap their arms around you and say, “It’s ok, you’r ...more
Sep 25, 2013
Apr 10, 2013
 
North and South
4.13
it was amazing
One of my all-time faves.

Jul 13, 2017
Jun 20, 2014
Apr 10, 2012
 
The Piper's Son
4.04
it was amazing
First read January 2012 - Revisited via audiobook December 2014.
____

This book was painful. Like, I-feel-like-my-heart-is-bleeding kinda painful. A go
...more
Dec 19, 2014
Jan 29, 2012
 
Six Impossible Things
3.76
it was amazing
This book is adorable. Wood deals with even the trickiest subject matter with heart and compassion and a good dose of humour. Six Impossible Things is ...more
Sep 22, 2013
Jul 15, 2012
 
My Immortal
3.87
Jul 2013
Jul 01, 2013
 
Siege and Storm (Grisha Verse, #2)
4.08
Reread November 2016 via audiobook.
-----------

Originally read 2013
Nov 27, 2016
Jun 24, 2013
 
The Secret Diary of Lizzie Bennet
4.00
not set
Mar 10, 2014
 
The Night Circus
4.04
really liked it
There's a passage towards the end of The Night Circus (don't worry, it's not a spoiler) that encapsulates what I love about books:

"There's magic in [
...more
Mar 03, 2012
Feb 25, 2012
 
The Knife of Never Letting Go (Chaos Walking, #1)
3.96
it was amazing
Reread 2018 via audiobook. The performance by Nick Podehl was great. And I am, once again, an emotional wreck.
__________

The Knife of Never Letting Go
...more
Feb 12, 2018
Jul 04, 2014
Jul 11, 2012
 
The Sea of Tranquility
4.34
it was amazing
10 Reasons to read this book

1. Katja Millay's lovely, emotive writing. It's raw and real; romantic without being cheesy; touching without being maudli
...more
Dec 02, 2012
Nov 19, 2012
 
False Colours
3.82
it was amazing
Omigod this book was SO FUN. It was just pure delight and put a smile on my face more than once. Which felt a bit silly because I was listening to an ...more
Feb 08, 2014
Jan 09, 2014
 
Anna and the French Kiss (Anna and the French Kiss, #1)
4.06
it was amazing
Reread October 2016

I've been meaning to reread this for ages but I was worried I wouldn't love it as much the second time around. I'm happy to say I
...more
Oct 03, 2016
Jul 02, 2011
 
A Monster Calls
4.37
really liked it
What a beautiful book.

It absolutely wrecked me.
Sep 12, 2015
Aug 29, 2015
 
Eleanor & Park
4.10
really liked it
I've been wanting to read this book since it came out, so I don't know what took me so long to get to it. I think because I had heard it had a less-th ...more
Apr 12, 2016
Oct 12, 2012
 
The Bad Beginning (A Series of Unfortunate Events, #1)
3.90
it was amazing
Somehow I missed these books when I was younger, I think I was just a little too old to get into them when they first came out, however I did enjoy th ...more
Feb 09, 2015
Jan 16, 2015
 
Kristy's Great Idea (The Baby-Sitters Club, #1)
3.95
it was amazing
Like so many '90s kids, I was obsessed with The Baby-sitters Club. OBSESSED. I still have most of my collection (I sadly got rid of the many doubles I ...more
Feb 19, 2018
Feb 19, 2018
 
The Chimes
3.15
Richard Armitage is a delightful narrator but I found this a struggle to get through.

Dec 29, 2015
Dec 15, 2015
 
You Don't Have to Say You Love Me
3.97
it was amazing
Reread: November 2016
Love, love, love this audiobook.

-----------

First read: April 2014

I was expecting You Don't Have to Say You Love Me to be a lot
...more
Nov 15, 2016
Apr 10, 2014
 
Northanger Abbey
3.80
it was amazing
Reread January 2017.

Juliet Stevenson's A+++++ narration made this even more fun to ~read~. Just pure delight.

____

Oh, Catherine Morland. I have such an
...more
Jan 08, 2017
Jul 11, 2012
 
Quintana of Charyn (Lumatere Chronicles, #3)
4.33
it was amazing
Reread September 2017.
I just love this series so damn much. Especially Lucian and Phaedra and Froi and Quintana. So many feelings.

-----------

Reread s
...more
Sep 24, 2017
May 19, 2014
Sep 26, 2012
 
Jasper Jones
4.07
it was amazing
Jasper Jones is the resident outcast in the small town of Corrigan. His name is the first on everybody's lips when anything goes wrong. So when, one h ...more
Jun 08, 2012
Jun 05, 2011
 
Big Little Lies
4.22
it was amazing
I love, love, love Liane Moriarty's sharp, intelligent, and hilarious narrative voice. The characters are all unflinchingly real, the dialogue is auth ...more
Mar 10, 2017
Jan 29, 2017
Rss infinite
« previous 1 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 64 65