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Interpreter of Maladies
4.13
really liked it
Had a really hard time putting this one down ... I fell in love with Shoba and Shukumar, and with Twinkle especially.

Jhumpa Lahiri has made of hersel
...more
Apr 12, 2008
Apr 09, 2008
 
The Road
3.96
it was amazing
The Road was amazing. It's the first book in a long time that has affected me so much ... I turned the last page, closed the book, and just sat there, ...more
Apr 07, 2008
Mar 27, 2008
 
The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals
4.17
it was amazing
The best book I've read in two years. Wonderfully well-written, literary, personal and approachable. Fascinating history of industrialization of corn ...more
Jun 08, 2009
Jun 07, 2009
 
Neverwhere
4.18
it was ok
Well written etc. I just have a personal preference for fantasy and reality to remain separate in books ... if it weren't for that, I think I would ha ...more
Jun 08, 2009
Jun 07, 2009
 
Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen
4.28
really liked it
Style of writing a little too flashysplashy for my taste, but the content and structure very well done. Fascinating stuff about human possibility and ...more
Jul 04, 2010
Jul 01, 2010
 
True Green: 100 Everyday Ways you Can Contribute to a Healthier Planet
3.33
really liked it

This was really a great book. Very good, simple info—tons of ideas that have been easy to incorporate immediately into everyday life.
Jun 2009
Jun 07, 2009
 
The Backyard Homestead: Produce All the Food You Need on Just a Quarter Acre!
4.10
really liked it
Really great info. This book is a condensed version of about 15 books: it's one short sweet intro to basic homesteading skills.
Jun 05, 2009
Jun 07, 2009
 
Love in the Time of Cholera
3.89
liked it
Beautifully written, but I think he and I have a different definition of what is love ...
not set
Jan 06, 2010
 
Into the Wild
3.96
really liked it
I loved this story ... I am compelled by this story. This "kid," this incredible young man went to extraordinary lengths to ease the pains of life; to ...more
not set
Jan 04, 2008
 
Suite Française
3.82
really liked it
Absolutely beautiful.
Jul 04, 2010
Jun 26, 2010
 
Ceremony
3.74
really liked it
This is beautiful. Leslie Marmon Silko writes this novel in a liteary version of an oral tradition ... a tale passed down by elders around a fire or m ...more
Jan 06, 2010
Jun 07, 2009
 
A Tale of Two Cities
3.82
it was amazing
my ideal edition of this book alternates between french and english, following the story between countries/characters
not set
Jan 04, 2008
 
Les Misérables
4.15
really liked it
Love this. Honestly prefer the abridged version, as there is a lot of scenic rambling ...
not set
Jan 04, 2008
 
Tuck (King Raven, #3)
4.09
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Sep 01, 2010
 
A Separate Peace
3.56
it was amazing
None
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Apr 12, 2007
 
Kushiel's Scion (Imriel's Trilogy, #1)
4.18
liked it
None
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Apr 12, 2007
 
Kushiel's Justice (Imriel's Trilogy, #2)
4.24
liked it
None
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Mar 27, 2008
 
Plays Well with Others
3.95
it was amazing
None
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Apr 12, 2007
 
A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius
3.68
liked it
None
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Apr 12, 2007
 
The Best American Essays 2006
3.85
really liked it
None
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Apr 12, 2007
 
Misquoting Jesus: The Story Behind Who Changed the Bible and Why
3.91
None
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May 03, 2008
 
The Best American Magazine Writing 2006
4.02
really liked it
None
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Apr 12, 2007
 
The Reformation: A History
4.10
None
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Nov 06, 2010
 
Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus
3.53
really liked it
None
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Apr 12, 2007
 
The Secret War Against the Jews: How Western Espionage Betrayed The Jewish People
4.05
really liked it
None
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Apr 12, 2007
 
Mr. Darcy Takes a Wife: Pride and Prejudice Continues (Darcy & Elizabeth, #1)
3.40
really liked it
None
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Mar 29, 2008
 
The Lords of Discipline
4.28
really liked it
None
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Apr 12, 2007
 
The Kitchen Boy: A Novel of the Last Tsar
3.90
liked it
None
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Mar 27, 2008
 
The Best American Magazine Writing 2004
3.96
really liked it
None
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Mar 27, 2008
 
A Whole New Mind: Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future
3.95
liked it
None
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Mar 27, 2008
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