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The Twelve (The Passage, #2)
3.99
liked it
I felt like I waited half a lifetime for this to be released and I'll admit, I'm pretty damn disappointed. The Passage blew me away and is one of my a ...more
Nov 05, 2012
Mar 16, 2011
 
The Casual Vacancy
3.28
Update 7/3/2012: Well... I can't lie. That is one seriously disappointing cover.

A 2012 release date?!?!?!? SO EXCITED.



Enough said.
not set
Feb 24, 2012
 
Gone Girl
4.03
liked it
A copy of Gone Girl was provided to me by Netgalley/Crown Publishing Group for review purposes.

On the day of Nick and Amy's five year wedding annivers
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May 04, 2012
Mar 09, 2012
 
The Circle
3.46
did not like it
My rating: 1 of 5 stars
I received this book free from LibraryThing in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or th
...more
Dec 04, 2013
Oct 08, 2013
 
Wedding Night
3.40
it was ok
My rating: 2 of 5 stars
A copy of Wedding Night was provided to me by Random House Publishing Group/Edelweiss for review purposes.

I know. It's shocking
...more
Jan 28, 2013
Oct 10, 2012
 
Prudence (The Custard Protocol, #1)
3.79
it was ok
Ah, the first not fabulous review of this book. Well. Isn’t this awkward?



Having read (and loved) Gail Carriger’s Parasol Protectorate series I’ve been
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Mar 19, 2015
Feb 22, 2012
 
Shadow of Night
4.04
it was ok
My rating: 2.5 of 5 stars

Shadow of Night picks up immediately after A Discovery of Witches ends (and I do mean immediately with little to no refreshe
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Jul 22, 2014
Jun 13, 2011
 
The Raven
4.28
it was amazing
Once upon a midnight dreary,
while I pondered, weak and weary,
Over many a quaint and curious volume
of forgotten lore,
While I nodded, nearly napping,
sud
...more
Dec 29, 2011
Dec 29, 2011
 
The Collector
3.99
it was amazing
’I am one in a row of specimens. It’s when I try to flutter out of line that he hates me. I’m meant to be dead, pinned, always the same, always beauti ...more
Nov 22, 2011
Oct 19, 2011
 
Me Before You (Me Before You, #1)
4.27
it was amazing
A copy of Me Before You was provided to me by PENGUIN GROUP Viking and Netgalley for review purposes.

My heart was not prepared for those kind of feels
...more
Dec 02, 2012
Nov 29, 2012
 
Wreck and Order
2.62
DNF at 21%

FYI: These quotations were all taken from an uncorrected ARC. But it was enough for me.

1% 'His look reduced me, not unpleasantly, to sex. Wh
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not set
Dec 01, 2015
 
The Passage (The Passage, #1)
4.04
it was amazing
This was such an amazing novel. Sure it was insanely long and sometimes could be so intense that you just had to give yourself a break even though you ...more
not set
Apr 28, 2011
 
The Sunlit Night
3.28
did not like it
This is a very unhappy, very long review, full of my eye-twitching adventures through the pages of Sunlit Night. Oh, and just a warning for those of y ...more
Mar 29, 2015
Mar 18, 2015
 
The Yonahlossee Riding Camp for Girls
3.34
did not like it
A copy of The Yonahlossee Riding Camp for Girls was provided to me by Riverhead/Penguin Group (USA) for review purposes.

The authors childhood fondness
...more
May 30, 2013
Apr 19, 2013
 
Inferno (Robert Langdon, #4)
3.80
did not like it
8/13/2014: Oh yay. It's being turned into a movie. *rolly eyes*

Fans of this series have been waiting 4 years for the next installment. Yes, The Lost S
...more
Jun 20, 2013
Jan 15, 2013
 
A Court of Thorns and Roses (A Court of Thorns and Roses, #1)
4.28
really liked it
April 2017 Re-Read: 4 stars
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My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars

A fairy-tale retelling of Beauty and the Beast in a world made up of humans and
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Jun 14, 2016
Apr 23, 2017
Dec 17, 2014
 
The Quick
3.25
did not like it
There has been much hush-hush about the true reality of this novel but I think hiding this does it an injustice. The true genre of this story is the s ...more
May 08, 2014
Jan 16, 2014
 
Symbiont (Parasitology, #2)
3.66
it was ok
Yep. I gave a Mira Grant book 2 stars.



It pains me to do so, it really does, but this series, in general, has not impressed me at all. Parasite/Symbion
...more
Dec 16, 2014
May 09, 2012
 
The Yellow Wallpaper
4.11
really liked it
’This paper looks to me as if it KNEW what a vicious influence it had!

There is a recurrent spot where the pattern lolls like a broken neck and two bu
...more
Dec 08, 2011
Oct 24, 2011
 
Deadlocked (Sookie Stackhouse, #12)
3.65
did not like it
Everyone knows that Charlaine Harris books are not serious works of fiction, I don't expect them to blow me away with their awesomeness. That is not w ...more
May 02, 2012
Sep 04, 2011
 
Girl Waits with Gun (Kopp Sisters, #1)
3.78
really liked it
My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars

He looked up and said, in a loud, plain voice, “She’s not a regular lady.”

Indeed, Constance Kopp was quite a woman for her
...more
Aug 31, 2015
May 27, 2015
 
The Divorce Papers
3.24
DNF @ pg. 175

Debut novelist Susan Rieger doesn’t leave a word out of place in this hilarious and expertly crafted debut that shines with the power an
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not set
Oct 13, 2013
 
Fifth Grave Past the Light (Charley Davidson, #5)
4.49
really liked it
My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars
A copy of Fifth Grave Past the Light was provided to me by St. Martin's Press for review purposes.

'The dead guy at the end of
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May 27, 2013
Sep 07, 2012
 
Fourth Grave Beneath My Feet (Charley Davidson, #4)
4.40
really liked it
4.5 stars

Considering I have a ton of ARCs I should really be catching up on, and considering how much I love Charley, I really should have known bette
...more
Oct 31, 2012
Jan 12, 2012
 
Ponies
3.67
liked it
Uh ... what the hell did I just read?

This was like Mean Girls and My Little Pony on crack. With unicorns. And bloody body parts. But it's okay, becaus
...more
Nov 09, 2011
Nov 09, 2011
 
Instructions for a Heatwave
3.62
it was ok
My rating: 2 of 5 stars
A copy of Instructions for a Heatwave was provided to me by Knopf for review purposes.

'Odd that your life can contain such sign
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Jun 06, 2013
Jan 14, 2013
 
Angelfall (Penryn & the End of Days, #1)
4.18
it was amazing
Update 11/14/2012: Sam Raimi and Rob Tapert are turning this beauty of a book into a movie??? Holy crud, this is going to be epic.
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...more
Aug 12, 2011
Aug 05, 2011
 
Just One Day (Just One Day, #1)
4.02
liked it
My rating: 3 of 5 stars
A copy of Just One Day was provided to me by Dutton/Penguin Group (USA) for review purposes.

'We are born in one day. We die in
...more
Dec 14, 2012
Nov 08, 2012
 
The Handmaid's Tale
4.07
it was amazing
Re-read in 2017. Just as mind-blowing as the first time.

‘We were the people who were not in the papers. We lived in the blank white spaces at the edg
...more
Feb 12, 2014
May 16, 2017
Jul 05, 2011
 
The Pigeon
3.67
it was amazing
‘At the time the pigeon affair overtook him, unhinging his life from one day to the next, Jonathan Noel, already past fifty, could look back over a go ...more
Feb 29, 2012
Oct 18, 2011
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