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Sea Change
3.40
it was amazing
I felt very noble when I decided to read Sea Change by Jeremy Page. It was clear even from the summary, that this was a reflective, intelligent book. ...more
not set
Jan 11, 2012
 
The Glass Castle
4.25
it was amazing
My various writers groups call this sort of story “mis lit” – a tragic painful memoir designed to tug at the sympathy of the reader and incite admirat ...more
not set
Aug 28, 2011
 
All American Boys
4.29
it was amazing
My town is rocked right now by the Grand Jury decision to not prosecute the officers who killed 12 year old Tamir Rice. My heart is broken, but while ...more
Jan 2016
Jan 02, 2016
 
Saint Anything
4.05
really liked it
I am most likely not this book's intended audience. I say that merely for the other people that are reading the reviews and want to know what people l ...more
not set
Feb 26, 2017
 
The Name of the Star (Shades of London, #1)
3.90
really liked it
I’m not that hard to scare.

Well, that’s not strictly true. I’m terrified of riding in airplanes or the Dumbo ride at Disney. In other words, I’m reaso
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not set
Feb 15, 2012
 
The Help
4.46
it was amazing
**spoiler alert** I haven't seen the movie yet, but the book was a five star in my opinion -- which to me means, it changed me in some small way and w ...more
not set
Aug 24, 2011
 
An Abundance of Katherines
3.62
liked it
This will be a short review, both because the book was released in 2008, so it has lots of reviews already, and because I am not its intended audience ...more
not set
Jan 11, 2012
 
Made to Crave Video Study: Satisfying Your Deepest Desire with God, Not Food
4.13
really liked it
The premise of Made To Crave is simple: we crave, because we are supposed to crave. The Lord can satisfy our cravings, but unless we reach for him, ag ...more
not set
Oct 13, 2011
 
Gathering Blue (The Giver, #2)
3.80
liked it
This is another book for which I’m not really the intended audience, but I still think it’s fair to say that that the young adult novel, Gathering Blu ...more
not set
Jan 11, 2012
 
The History of Love
3.91
it was amazing
The writing in this book is amazing -- I wanted to memorize parts of it. The voice of the protagonist is so well-written it's practically audible. I t ...more
Oct 30, 2015
Oct 30, 2015
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