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Journal to the Self: Twenty-Two Paths to Personal Growth - Open the Door to Self-Understanding by Writing, Reading, and Creating a Journal of Your Life
4.00
really liked it
What I learned from this book is that there are no rules when it comes to personal journal writing. This one aspect has made the idea of keeping my ow ...more
Aug 2009
May 05, 2009
 
Free-Range Kids: Giving Our Children the Freedom We Had Without Going Nuts with Worry
3.92
really liked it
Be afraid! Be very afraid!

This is the kind of world we live in today, where we are kept in a constant state of worry and fear about things that our pa
...more
May 27, 2009
May 17, 2009
 
Switching Time: A Doctor's Harrowing Story of Treating a Woman with 17 Personalities
4.02
it was amazing
I've always found multiple personality disorder to be a fascinating topc to read about, and was glad to see my library had a copy of this in when I we ...more
Aug 09, 2009
Aug 05, 2009
 
The End of Food: How the Food Industry Is Destroying Our Food Supply--And What You Can Do about It
3.71
liked it
What I learned from this book: Our food today is not as nutrious as it was 20-50 years ago. Industrial agriculture models are dangerous to the land an ...more
Mar 05, 2009
Feb 12, 2009
 
Boys Adrift: The Five Factors Driving the Growing Epidemic of Unmotivated Boys and Underachieving Young Men
4.14
liked it
If you have sons or work with boys, you should do them a favour and read this book. Even if you don't agree with a lot of it, it will at least make yo ...more
Jan 18, 2009
Dec 26, 2008
 
The Chimps of Fauna Sanctuary: A True Story of Resilience and Recovery
4.34
really liked it
An interesting look into Canada's only (as far as I know) chimpanzee sanctuary.

Honestly I didn't even know we had a chimp sanctuary up here, so this
...more
Feb 11, 2012
Feb 03, 2012
 
House of Evil
3.73
it was ok
I wanted to read this book because I had read Jack Ketchum's Girl Next Door and in the notes at the back he had mentioned that he based it on an actua ...more
Aug 31, 2009
Aug 29, 2009
 
Columbine
4.27
it was amazing
It took me a long time to read this for two reasons.

1. It was the first full ebook that I actually read on my ereader and that took a bit of getting
...more
May 31, 2010
Dec 27, 2009
 
My Boring-Ass Life: The Uncomfortably Candid Diary of Kevin Smith
3.69
it was ok
A Year in the life of a cult film maker. Not exactly the most super exciting premise for a book. Most of the entries found within have been posted on ...more
Jun 20, 2008
Dec 31, 2007
 
Spook: Science Tackles the Afterlife
3.57
it was ok
Didn't enjoy this one as much as I enjoyed Stiff.

It was an interesting enough look at the various means and methods used in different time periods to
...more
Jul 25, 2009
May 28, 2009
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