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Where the Crawdads Sing
4.47
it was amazing
“There are some who can live without wild things, and some who cannot.” I was not ready or prepared for this story to be over. I could have finished i ...more
Apr 26, 2020
Apr 28, 2019
 
Period Repair Manual: Natural Treatment for Better Hormones and Better Periods
4.43
it was amazing
A vital read for anyone interested in women’s health, hormones and natural birth control and conception. Written like a well-informed, medically train ...more
Jul 18, 2019
Jul 10, 2019
 
Expectation
3.88
it was amazing
This is an absolutely glorious read and I’m so sad it’s over! A really enjoyable escapist piece that tracks the lives of three female friends with man ...more
Mar 07, 2021
Jan 18, 2021
 
On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous
4.05
it was amazing
Words I wish I had written: “She has the stare of someone who has gone beyond where she needed to go but kept walking anyway.”

Breathless prose, gets i
...more
Nov 05, 2020
Jun 01, 2020
 
Writers & Lovers
4.08
it was amazing
Don’t mind me, unexpectedly sobbing in the last few chapters of this book. What started off as a three-star book ended up as a five-star read for me.
Jul 21, 2020
Apr 14, 2020
 
Me and White Supremacy: Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor
4.37
it was amazing
An essential book for understanding the burden of White privilege and what it means to be personally complicit with unconscious bias, unaware actions ...more
Jul 05, 2020
Jun 02, 2020
 
Eating Animals
4.20
it was amazing
A wholly informative and well-researched deep dive into the morals, ethics and plain facts of eating animals / flesh / meat. The perspective is from a ...more
Sep 20, 2020
Sep 04, 2020
 
50 Things You Need to Know About Periods: Know your flow and live in sync with your cycle
4.45
it was amazing
A must-read for anyone that bleeds, lives with someone who bleeds or wants to know what it’s like to be a multi-faceted being if you’ve never had your ...more
Jun 18, 2020
May 21, 2020
 
Orgasm Unleashed: Your guide to pleasure, healing and power
3.80
it was amazing
“An orgasm is a state, not just a momentary occurrence or a ‘peak’.”

“Orgasm is the accumulation of pleasure, not the release of pleasure.”

A fascinatin
...more
Oct 23, 2019
Jun 17, 2019
 
The Artist's Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity
3.91
really liked it
I finished! Second time around and 12 weeks later; my creative self is much more nourished and in flow. The morning pages felt like a burden sometimes ...more
Feb 13, 2020
Nov 11, 2019
 
Mating in Captivity: Reconciling the Erotic and the Domestic
4.15
it was amazing
HOLY MOLY — this book is a wake-up call! Reconciling the domestic and the erotic is not something I think about on a daily basis UNTIL NOW. It speaks ...more
Dec 08, 2020
Sep 18, 2017
 
Nature and the Human Soul: Cultivating Wholeness and Community in a Fragmented World
4.30
it was amazing
Quite possibly the most formative book I’ve ever read that speaks directly to this hunger and discontent I feel and yet hide so well. I know I’m not t ...more
Jan 17, 2020
Mar 30, 2019
Nov 16, 2018
 
An American Marriage
3.95
it was amazing
One of the greatest fiction stories I have read in a long time! An American Marriage is flawless, the writing is so honest and sends electric shocks t ...more
Apr 27, 2019
Feb 04, 2019
 
Balance Your Hormones, Balance Your Life: Achieving Optimal Health and Wellness through Ayurveda, Chinese Medicine, and Western Science
4.16
it was amazing
A pivotal book for womens’ health, understanding the yin / yang and sex / stress hormone balance in our life and how to optimise digestion and life al ...more
Dec 14, 2020
Nov 08, 2020
 
The Art of Happy Moving: How to Declutter, Pack, and Start Over While Maintaining Your Sanity and Finding Happiness
3.58
really liked it
Really practical, personal and light reading guide to moving. I totally agree that however long you think that packing and selling your life will take ...more
Sep 15, 2019
Sep 15, 2019
 
The Curated Closet: A Simple System for Discovering Your Personal Style and Building Your Dream Wardrobe
3.77
it was amazing
Must read for embracing the beauty of fashion minimalism and truly understanding your personal style.
Apr 11, 2018
not set
Apr 10, 2018
 
Why We Sleep: Unlocking the Power of Sleep and Dreams
4.36
it was amazing
Hurrah! Finally finished. A long but BRILLIANT read, an almost necessity for anyone that sleeps ;)

Walker’s account of the silent sleep loss epidemic i
...more
Nov 15, 2020
Apr 13, 2020
 
Conversations with Friends
3.81
it was amazing
A satisfying read about relationship entanglement and the undeniable pull of attraction between two people. I read this book in two days and the only ...more
Jan 29, 2019
Oct 03, 2018
 
Digital Minimalism: Choosing a Focused Life in a Noisy World
4.07
it was amazing
“Humans are not wired to be constantly wired.”

A topical read in an ever saturated digital world about aligning technology and apps that you use with
...more
Sep 24, 2019
Jun 09, 2019
 
Soulcraft: Crossing into the Mysteries of Nature and Psyche
4.27
it was amazing
I honestly think this may be one of the most transformative books I’ve ever read - speaking directly to my curiosity to ‘this can’t be it’ by unravell ...more
May 29, 2019
Mar 30, 2019
 
Severance
3.85
it was amazing
Enthralling and unexpected read! I requested this from the library thinking it was a poetry book, only to discover it was apocalyptic fiction... and I ...more
Sep 29, 2019
Sep 07, 2019
 
The Way of Tea: Reflections on a Life with Tea
4.00
it was amazing
The book I never wanted to end, and one I will read again and again for the rest of my life. The Way of Tea is written by Wu De — a Zen monk, tea scho ...more
May 21, 2020
Apr 05, 2020
 
Things You Save in a Fire
4.02
it was amazing
What a surprise delight of a book! Funny, warm, drama, and relatability. I never imagined reading about the life of a female firefighter with a romanc ...more
May 18, 2020
Apr 26, 2020
 
The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma
4.45
it was amazing
I now know why everyone talks about this book — because it talks to the parts of yourself you’ve been trying to understand your whole life.

An essenti
...more
Aug 26, 2020
Jan 02, 2019
 
Hold Your Own
4.16
it was amazing
It’s ok to feel alone.
Usually you are.
That’s what poetry’s for.

— Kate Tempest
Sep 17, 2020
Sep 15, 2020
 
Am I There Yet? The Loop-de-Loop, Zigzagging Journey to Adulthood
4.03
it was amazing
I have a sore neck from how many times I found myself nodding my head in agreeance with the many "me too" moments in this magnificent book that charts ...more
Feb 24, 2019
not set
Feb 17, 2019
 
You Are a Quest
2.75
really liked it
A wholly original read for anyone on a quest and needs a pep talk from a guardian friend who’s got your back and sees the road ahead. It’s going to be ...more
Feb 11, 2020
Feb 01, 2020
 
A Job to Love
4.09
it was amazing
Loving your job seems like a primary achievement and challenge of the modern world.

Again, The School of Life in it’s infinite widows gives you all th
...more
Mar 03, 2019
Mar 01, 2019
 
City of Girls
4.04
it was amazing
A rollickin’ riot of a read that had me gripped, blushing, and underlining — Liz Gilbert captures the less-often told story of women who enjoy their b ...more
Aug 06, 2019
not set
Jun 09, 2019
 
Educated
4.46
it was amazing
Powerful, remarkable story about family, loyalty, the right to education, and the capacity for our memory to protect us as children. I was confounded ...more
May 16, 2020
Jan 21, 2019
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