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An Officer and a Spy
4.15
it was amazing
Who should read this book?

- All who love spy novels
- All who love mysteries and thrillers
- All who are interested in the Dreyfus affair
- All who are i
...more
Aug 03, 2014
Jul 03, 2014
 
America's First Daughter
4.21
it was ok
On completion:

Two stars and I will explain why. You may be looking for exactly what this book gives, but not me.

The book ends with an authors' note t
...more
Mar 18, 2016
Oct 09, 2015
 
Leonardo da Vinci
4.14
really liked it
The audiobook is a fantastic production. It is in this manner non-fiction audiobooks should be made. You are given a huge PDF file with 144 pictures, ...more
Nov 12, 2017
Aug 28, 2017
 
Wesley the Owl: The Remarkable Love Story of an Owl and His Girl
4.08
it was amazing
I don't know if this should have 4 or 5 stars. Amazing literature - no. Amazing subject matter - yes. I do believe the author's message is correct. An ...more
Nov 11, 2008
Oct 07, 2008
 
Nicholas and Alexandra
4.25
it was amazing
NO SPOILERS!!!

On completion: I very highly recommend this book to those interested in Nicholas and Alexandra Romanov, to anyone interested in Russian
...more
Mar 14, 2011
Aug 14, 2010
 
The Romanovs: 1613-1918
4.05
it was ok
Having now completed the book has my view changed? No it hasn’t. Please see what I have written below. What is written here are either additional thou ...more
Sep 23, 2016
Jun 03, 2016
 
The Nazi Officer's Wife: How One Jewish Woman Survived the Holocaust
4.15
really liked it
NO SPOILERS!!

This is a four star book. Recently another GR friend rated this with three stars, and to be honest, I was flabbergasted. "HOW CAN YOU NOT
...more
Oct 22, 2010
Oct 09, 2010
 
Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood
4.44
did not like it
ETA: The more I think about this book after having finished it, the more annoyed I become. I have changed my rating to one star. I did not like this b ...more
May 22, 2017
Jan 07, 2017
 
The Secret Chord
3.56
liked it
This is one of those books that improves the further you get into it. Halfway through I still considered dumping it. The names used for biblical chara ...more
Oct 12, 2015
Jul 10, 2015
 
Titan: The Life of John D. Rockefeller, Sr.
4.19
it was amazing
Without doubt this book deserves five stars. Those five stars mean quite simply that I loved every minute spent with the book. This is my favorite by ...more
Mar 09, 2016
Feb 22, 2014
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