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Native Son
3.96
really liked it
Read this some thirty years or so - even more powerful now. Bigger is from the poorest class in the 1930s with limited education, a rudimentary readin ...more
Jan 03, 2014
Jan 03, 2014
 
Invisible Man
3.84
it was ok
I understand this is one of the pivotal books in American literature and I reread it (after thirty years) as a consideration for our AP Lit class, but ...more
Jan 19, 2014
Jan 19, 2014
 
To Kill a Mockingbird
4.26
it was amazing
Boo Radley. Nothing else to say.
not set
Jul 05, 2011
 
Jane Eyre
4.10
liked it
I reread this book again as my family drove Norway - waiting for ferries, late at night as the midnight sun briefly set, and in airport gates. It's be ...more
Aug 22, 2014
Jul 05, 2011
 
The Heroine's Bookshelf: Life Lessons, from Jane Austen to Laura Ingalls Wilder
3.54
it was amazing
Great great revisit with old classics (from Laura Ingalls Wilder to Jane Eyre) with detailed descriptions of the struggles and triumphs of their autho ...more
Feb 07, 2012
Feb 07, 2012
 
The Red Pony
3.43
did not like it
Terrible, terrible, terrible. Not a shred of redemption or hope or anything light. Why do teacher make kids read ths?
Jun 2011
Jul 05, 2011
 
Les Misérables
4.15
liked it
None
not set
Jul 05, 2011
 
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
3.81
really liked it
None
not set
Jul 05, 2011
 
Little Women (Little Women, #1)
4.04
really liked it
None
not set
Jul 05, 2011
 
The Odyssey
3.73
it was amazing
None
not set
Jul 05, 2011
 
A Tale of Two Cities
3.82
did not like it
None
not set
Jul 05, 2011
 
The Count of Monte Cristo
4.22
liked it
None
not set
Jul 05, 2011
 
Frankenstein, or The Modern Prometheus
3.76
liked it
None
not set
Jul 05, 2011
 
Lord of the Flies
3.65
it was amazing
None
not set
Jul 05, 2011
 
Moby-Dick or, The Whale
3.47
it was ok
None
not set
Jul 05, 2011
 
The Joy Luck Club
3.90
it was ok
None
not set
Jul 05, 2011
 
Pride and Prejudice
4.25
liked it
None
not set
Jul 05, 2011
 
Romeo and Juliet
3.74
it was amazing
None
not set
Jul 05, 2011
 
Sense and Sensibility
4.06
liked it
None
not set
Jul 05, 2011
 
Gone with the Wind
4.28
liked it
None
not set
Jul 05, 2011
 
1984
4.15
it was amazing
None
not set
Jul 05, 2011
 
Brave New World
3.97
it was ok
None
not set
Jul 05, 2011
 
One Hundred Years of Solitude
4.05
really liked it
None
not set
Jul 05, 2011
 
Slaughterhouse-Five
4.06
it was amazing
None
not set
Jul 05, 2011
 
The Great Gatsby
3.90
it was amazing
None
not set
Jul 05, 2011
 
The Catcher in the Rye
3.80
it was amazing
None
not set
Jul 05, 2011
 
The Plague
3.98
it was amazing
None
not set
Feb 20, 2014
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