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Millard Salter's Last Day
3.57
it was amazing
Received this in exchange for an honest review. Thank you
I have read several collections of short stories by Mr. Appel, and really liked them. But I w
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Dec 15, 2017
Dec 16, 2017
 
The Tunnels: Escapes Under the Berlin Wall-and the Historic Films the JFK White House Tried to Kill
3.83
it was amazing
Received this in exchange for a review. Thank you.
I was in Berlin August 1961 with my parents, and we were some of the last Americans allow access in
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Sep 15, 2016
Jul 14, 2016
 
The Advocate
4.00
it was ok
So many books and so little time. I received this from another web site to read and do a review. That being said, If I had not received this free, I w ...more
Nov 2012
Nov 28, 2012
 
The Affairs of Harriet Walters, Spinster
3.52
really liked it
I received this via another site and read on my Kindle Fire. I liked it and found it was true to the 19th century style of writing. I would say if you ...more
Jan 2013
Jan 10, 2013
 
Seven Days of Rage: The Deadly Crime Spree of the Craigslist Killer (48 Hours Mystery)
3.35
really liked it
I liked the book, (I love true crime) and found it contained info that I had not learned from the many news updates regarding the case. I think that w ...more
Nov 11, 2009
Nov 06, 2009
 
Eyes & Ears: The SetUp
4.67
it was amazing
I am pleased to say that I have just finished my third Kate Ayers book.
I must admit when I heard the premise of The SetUP I was not sure it would work
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Mar 12, 2015
Mar 04, 2015
 
The First Time She Drowned
3.98
it was amazing
Not sure how this book came to my attention, but I loved it. I read it over this weekend and could not put it down. It was that good and captivating.
H
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Apr 10, 2016
Apr 11, 2016
 
The Perpetual Now: A Story of Amnesia, Memory, and Love
3.59
really liked it
Received this in exchange for review
There were parts I really loved about this book, the scientific discussions on brain and function, memory and how
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Nov 16, 2016
Sep 30, 2016
 
The Extra
3.47
really liked it
I want to give this 3.5. While it was very well written, I kept waiting for it to get somewhere of interest, but it just kept going on. I kept reading ...more
Jun 18, 2016
Jun 19, 2016
 
Forgotten Fatherland: The Search for Elisabeth Nietzsche
3.52
really liked it
I found this book very interesting in that it was two true stories in one. It is the authors search for signs of life left over from the attempted col ...more
Sep 2010
Sep 18, 2010
 
A Chance in the World: An Orphan Boy, a Mysterious Past, and How He Found a Place Called Home
4.17
it was amazing
A hard and brutal read, but worth every effort
Apr 06, 2017
Apr 06, 2017
 
The Tumbling Turner Sisters
3.94
really liked it
Received this book in exchange for a review. Thank you to Goodreads and Gallery Books.
I at first thought this was a true story and when I saw it was a
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Mar 2017
Mar 01, 2017
 
Einstein's Beach House
4.24
it was amazing
A great book by the ever popular Jacob Appel. Received this in exchange for an honest review.
This is another example of great story telling. Several s
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May 06, 2017
Dec 11, 2016
 
My Family and Other Hazards: A Memoir
3.68
really liked it
A win from another site.
Great fun read about a family from Iowa who buy a miniature golf course in Wisconsin.
Told with humor and fun. Well written
Jun 2014
Jun 02, 2014
 
The Indifferent Stars Above: The Harrowing Saga of a Donner Party Bride
4.07
it was amazing
I first saw this book listed on Goodreads, and got it from the library. It is an excellent store of human survival and endurance. It has a personal to ...more
not set
Jun 29, 2009
 
A Thousand Lies: Lies Every Good American Must Believe
1.99
really liked it
Goodreads win 1/31. I found this very thought provoking. An excellent resource for speach, or report writing, conversation topics; some I thought were ...more
Feb 09, 2010
Jan 31, 2010
 
Coulrophobia & Fata Morgana
4.23
it was amazing
Received in exchange for an honest review.
This is my second Jacob Appel book, and as always with a second (for me) I am usually suspect it will not ho
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Oct 14, 2016
Sep 28, 2016
 
The Big Book of Sumo: History, Practice, Ritual, Fight
3.67
really liked it
After reading The Street of A Thousand Blossoms I saw this was a reference for the author. I found this of interest but really learned more from TheSt ...more
Dec 2007
Dec 24, 2007
 
Cut Me Loose: Sin and Salvation After My Ultra-Orthodox Girlhood
3.66
it was amazing
Raw, heartbreaking, and very well written.
Jan 24, 2014
Jan 25, 2014
 
Summer's Child
4.00
it was ok
Not worth the time to review
Aug 2010
Aug 18, 2010
 
Saving Sophie
4.04
really liked it
This was a Goodreads win for review.
I thought I was not going to like the story as it started; I thought another unrealistic plot with bodies stacking
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Aug 16, 2015
Jul 10, 2015
 
Caged Eyes: An Air Force Cadet's Story of Rape and Resilience
4.73
it was amazing
First of all I want to thank Beacon Press for the chance to read this in exchange for a review.
I wanted to read this book when I first saw it listed.
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Feb 20, 2017
Feb 17, 2017
 
Hausfrau
3.24
it was amazing
A free book from another site in exchange for review.
This was a very good book. The story is hard, gritty, and painful, but very well written.
The stor
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Feb 12, 2015
Feb 08, 2015
 
Me Before You (Me Before You, #1)
4.27
it was amazing
I really loved this book. It was beautifully written and I did produce an alarming number of tears, but I was hooked from page one. I read almost 200 ...more
Jul 2013
Jul 02, 2013
 
The Girl on the Train
3.89
it was amazing
Every once in a while I read a book that takes my breath away. The Girl On The Train is just such a book.
To say that it is a psychological thriller j
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Apr 02, 2015
Jan 08, 2015
 
The Good Death: An Exploration of Dying in America
3.76
it was amazing
This was a free book in exchange for a review.
This is a very comprehensive look at death and dying in America. This is a must for all health care prof
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Feb 28, 2016
Feb 28, 2016
 
A Scream of Swifts
5.00
it was amazing
Received in exchange for an honest review.
I have read the two prior Cade Blackstone books and loved them. This too is a great stand alone mystery that
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Aug 10, 2016
Jul 11, 2016
 
Incantations
3.96
really liked it
Received free in exchange for a review.
If you like horror, and witch craft, and things that go bump... this is for you. While well written with few er
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Jun 07, 2016
Jun 07, 2016
 
Bring Me Back
4.05
really liked it
Thank you for the opportunity to read an early copy and do an honest review
This is my third book by B.A. Paris, and since I loved the other two, I am
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Jan 31, 2018
Dec 03, 2017
 
Something Borrowed (Darcy & Rachel, #1)
3.83
really liked it
When you receive a free book with the only request is to write a review, my first thought is I will not like it and it will take forever to read. From ...more
Jun 2009
Apr 28, 2009
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