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Feminism is for Everybody: Passionate Politics
4.18
it was ok
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Jun 05, 2013
 
The Good Food Revolution: Growing Healthy Food, People, and Communities
3.95
it was amazing
I read this book because I wanted to learn how Will Allen urban farms, and while I did learn that, this book offered me something of much more value: ...more
not set
May 05, 2013
 
Throw Out Fifty Things: Clear the Clutter, Find Your Life
3.45
it was ok
I was excited to read throw out 50 things because I've adopted somewhat of a minimalist approach to my life recently and was looking for some inspirat ...more
Sep 13, 2013
Sep 13, 2013
 
Almost Perfect
3.87
did not like it
**spoiler alert** If I could give this book 0 stars I would. I WOULD NOT recommend this book to anybody, especially members of the lgbtq community. Th ...more
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Feb 11, 2016
 
Water for Elephants
4.07
it was ok
**spoiler alert** Eh- was not a fan of this book. The characters and resulting love story were annoying and I didn't really end up caring about them. ...more
not set
Sep 05, 2015
 
A Hero's Tale (When Women Were Warriors,  #3)
4.51
it was amazing
A Hero's Tale took such an unexpected turn for me and I absolutely loved it! Tamras' tale in the previous books were very personal and in her own worl ...more
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Feb 17, 2016
 
Gone, Gone, Gone
3.81
it was amazing
Moskowitz- you are amazing, thank you for consistently coming out with great books.

Craig and Lio are such amazing characters. But seriously I live for
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Aug 24, 2016
 
Parrotfish
3.74
liked it
This book would be great for anyone new to trans stories and experiences, because it goes beyond the "boy trapped in a girls body" rhetoric and questi ...more
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Feb 19, 2016
 
Not Otherwise Specified
3.77
it was amazing
This book came to my attention after bisexual-books on tumblr recommended it as being a book with an excellent bisexual main character (of color!)

Iss
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Feb 09, 2016
 
Participant Observation
3.83
liked it
A great book if you are doing fieldwork for the first time. This manual is especially useful for undergraduates who are just getting into anthropology ...more
not set
Jan 13, 2012
 
I'll Give You the Sun
4.13
it was amazing
**spoiler alert** This was such a lovely book and so uniquely written with the changing perspective from twin to twin at different ages. After reading ...more
Feb 04, 2016
Jan 14, 2016
 
Farmer Jane: Women Changing the Way We Eat
3.54
it was amazing
I think the title "Farmer Jane" may be a bit misleading here, because many of the women profiled in this book are not actually farmers... And those wh ...more
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Aug 15, 2013
 
The Crystal Shard (Forgotten Realms: Icewind Dale, #1; Legend of Drizzt, #4)
4.13
did not like it
I enjoyed this book even though I didn't find it to be particularly brilliant. Like other reviews have mentioned, you can tell that this was Salvatore ...more
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Jul 31, 2013
 
Taste, Memory: Forgotten Foods, Lost Flavors, and Why They Matter
3.78
it was amazing
Buchanan is under no illusion that we can somehow revert back to romantic agrarian lifestyles of days past. Instead he suggests that we must find new ...more
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Jul 23, 2015
 
The Handmaid's Tale
4.07
it was amazing
**spoiler alert** I haven't reviewed a book for a long time. Apologies in advance- this is half-assed and I'm not really sure of my analysis.

First of
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Jan 09, 2015
Jan 07, 2015
 
Ash
3.62
it was amazing
**spoiler alert** I was inclined to read this book after reading so many disappointed reviews from The Straights™ (why can't girls just be friends?!) ...more
Jun 27, 2016
Mar 11, 2016
 
Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3)
4.03
liked it
**spoiler alert** I'm going to be reviewing all three books as a whole, because I read them all straight through and honestly don't remember where one ...more
not set
May 17, 2012
 
Adventure Divas: Searching the Globe for Women Who Are Changing the World
3.44
liked it
I first saw Adventure Divas by Holly Morris at an REI a long time ago, and finally picked it up at the library a week ago. The concept immediately int ...more
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May 17, 2012
 
Homeward Bound: Why Women are Embracing the New Domesticity
3.47
really liked it
As someone who has taken a great interest in being self-sufficient and has hobbies like gardening, canning, and crocheting (and is a feminist!), I was ...more
Nov 16, 2013
May 18, 2013
 
The Warrior's Path (When Women Were Warriors, #1)
3.96
really liked it
**spoiler alert** I really enjoyed this book- it was refreshingly different for a fantasy novel and I enjoyed reading about a world and a story where ...more
Sep 22, 2015
Sep 21, 2015
 
The Tiger's Wife
3.37
it was ok
At the beginning I immediately liked this book. The description is thick with detail, but is also very subtle in it's description of events and specif ...more
not set
May 17, 2012
 
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda
4.26
it was amazing
**spoiler alert** This was such an incredibly sweet book! Simon is a great and funny narrator, while his supporting cast of friends remain interesting ...more
Jan 22, 2016
Jan 14, 2016
 
We Should All Be Feminists
4.47
it was ok
A very brief and shallow introduction to feminism that may be appreciated by beginners. There are some really great stand alone quotes l, but overall ...more
Feb 28, 2016
Jan 14, 2016
 
Einstein's Dreams
4.08
liked it
A very enjoyable book. Easy to read since each 'dream' is like a short story on a different type of world with a different concept of time. He paints ...more
Jul 20, 2011
Jul 12, 2011
 
Hit by a Farm: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Barn
3.82
liked it
I do think it's very important for books about farm life to be honest, and I appreciate Friend's honesty concerning the many negative aspects that hap ...more
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Aug 15, 2013
 
Ender's Game (Ender's Saga, #1)
4.30
liked it
I thought this was a great story, but overall it made me feel exhausted. I read over 75% of the book in one day, then didn't come back to it for two w ...more
not set
Sep 19, 2013
 
Life of Pi
3.88
really liked it
The last time I read this book was eight years ago and I decided to read it before watching the movie. Although I remembered the basics of the story, ...more
not set
Nov 17, 2012
 
Everything Leads to You
3.90
it was amazing
Such beautiful, effortless writing! I love the way the story came together and how LaCour used the romantic backdrop of the film industry to stage thi ...more
not set
Jul 28, 2016
 
Outliers: The Story of Success
4.11
really liked it
This book was given to me by someone who told me that "I heard you read a lot". It was a very quick, but also very engaging and interesting read. Glad ...more
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Jan 22, 2013
 
A Journey of the Heart (When Women Were Warriors, #2)
4.44
really liked it
**spoiler alert** This was my least favorite book out of the WWWW trilogy- I think it was necessary to delve deep into Maara and Tamras' relationship ...more
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Oct 21, 2015
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