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The Autobiography of Charles Darwin, 1809–82
3.85
it was ok
I was hoping for more insights into his life and thoughts, but this autobiography had more to do about his writing and publications.
I did enjoy learni
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Nov 17, 2009
Nov 17, 2009
 
Stand Fast by Our Constitution
4.29
it was amazing
We have inherited a great blessing of living under the inspired Constitution and the liberties is helps to protect by hindering the encroachments from ...more
Aug 08, 2010
Mar 17, 2010
 
The 5000 Year Leap: A Miracle That Changed the World
4.26
really liked it
I have had this book for a long time and finally read it. I have always liked Skousen's materials and anything from the Center for Constitutional Stud ...more
Sep 05, 2008
Nov 27, 2007
 
The Great Apostasy
4.26
really liked it
This is the second time I've read this book. It is full of historical facts about the Apostasy and the Church during the Dark Ages. After reading it, ...more
Nov 29, 2009
not set
Nov 29, 2009
 
The Story of Mormonism and the Philosophy of Mormonism
4.00
really liked it
This book is a quick overview telling the story of "Mormons". I would recommend it to anyone that wants to know more about the history of how Mormons ...more
Dec 18, 2009
Dec 18, 2009
 
To Preserve the Nation
4.73
it was amazing
Having spent many many hours talking with Dr. Bradley on this subject there were no surprises in his book. But what I love about the book, is now I ha ...more
Sep 29, 2009
Feb 25, 2009
 
Jason's Gold
3.55
really liked it
We read this as a family and the kids loved it. I enjoyed it too. Plenty of adventure, excitement, and hardships to keep us all interested, plus the h ...more
Apr 24, 2010
Apr 25, 2010
 
The Revolution: A Manifesto
4.14
it was amazing
This book is what ever aspiring politician should be discussing and what every voter should demand answers for. As it stands today, all the politician ...more
Aug 23, 2008
Jun 20, 2008
 
Stickeen
4.29
liked it
A really short story about hiking over a glacier during a storm and barely making it back to camp. The book is about Muir's thoughts on the peculiar d ...more
Apr 29, 2009
Apr 29, 2009
 
The Eagle Court of Honor Book
4.41
liked it
This is a useful book to get ideas on putting together an Eagle Court of Honor. I tend to mix and match the suggestions in the book, with the ideas of ...more
Oct 05, 2010
Dec 28, 2010
 
Your Patriarchal Blessing
4.00
liked it
A really good book for someone about to get their Patriachal Blessing, and a good book for those who have to remember what it is all about and look at ...more
Sep 12, 2011
Oct 20, 2011
 
Jennifer Murdley's Toad (Magic Shop, #3)
3.85
it was ok
This is an ok book for a beginning reader who is stuck somewhere without anything else to read. But if you have something else to read or do, I would ...more
Apr 02, 2010
Apr 06, 2010
 
Lakota Belief and Ritual
4.08
really liked it
This book was very informative in explaining the topic and helping me understand more about my short experience in the Dakotas. I wish I had read it b ...more
not set
Jan 07, 2012
 
Captains Courageous
3.88
liked it
I started listening to this with my kids, and then finished it on my own. Its a typical Kipling book with good morals and adventure, with a happy endi ...more
Aug 31, 2010
Sep 01, 2010
 
Bud, Not Buddy
3.90
liked it
During the Great Depression, a young, orphaned, African American boy runs away from the abusive foster system in search of his family he knows little ...more
Dec 15, 2013
Feb 03, 2014
 
The Sacrament: Experiencing Its Redeeming Power
4.56
liked it
Christensen had some good insights to help you prepare for the sacrament and to understand its meaning. I got a few nuggets to use for lessons in Fami ...more
Aug 09, 2011
Sep 02, 2011
 
Tarzan of the Apes (Tarzan, #1)
3.89
really liked it
This is a great story. My only problem with Burroughs' books are that he thinks that the more attractive a girl is the more she needs to faint when da ...more
Jun 29, 2009
not set
not set
Jul 11, 2009
 
Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience and Redemption
4.38
really liked it
This book is about Louie Zamperini’s story of survival after a plane crash in the Pacific Ocean during WWII. The story is not just about survival of b ...more
Sep 10, 2013
Feb 03, 2014
 
Across Five Aprils
3.44
liked it
The book was alright. I can't say I learned anything from it. It was interesting to have the close up view of the family perspective during that time.
Nov 29, 2009
Nov 29, 2009
 
The Fire Chronicle (The Books of Beginning, #2)
4.24
liked it
Another decent fantasy book for YA. Entertaining but nothing life changing. A good book for being stuck in the car on a long road trip with kids.
Jan 12, 2014
Feb 03, 2014
 
Home on the Prairie: Stories from Lake Wobegon
4.07
liked it
Garrison Keillor's stories are so funny to listen to. Having spent time in the Dakota's (close to Minnisota) I really enjoy his winter stories.
Dec 23, 2010
Dec 28, 2010
 
The Life of John Birch
4.00
it was amazing
The story of an amazingly good man (John Birch) and a U.S. cover-up of the origins of one histories bloodiest tyrants (Mao Tse-tung).
not set
Mar 10, 2009
 
Fools Crow
3.97
really liked it
I read this book the first time in a Native America class in college. Reading it again 6 or 7 years later I enjoyed it again.

The story takes place in
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Jan 16, 2011
not set
Nov 05, 2009
 
Anthem
3.62
really liked it
"What disaster took their reason away from men? What whip lashed them to their knees in shame and submission? The worship of the word "We."

Anthem is n
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Jul 2007
not set
Nov 27, 2007
 
The Stonekeeper (Amulet, #1)
4.15
liked it
Kids were reading this so I read it too to see what it was.
I don't have nothing bad to say, but it didn't do anything for me either.
Jan 14, 2012
May 15, 2012
 
Clearcut: The Deforestation of America
3.00
liked it
I can't remember much about this book, but I do remember that native forests loose 3% of rainfall from surface runoff while clearcut areas lose 60%.
not set
Jan 07, 2012
 
Strong Fathers, Strong Daughters: 10 Secrets Every Father Should Know
4.17
really liked it
This book was straight forward in explaining to Dads how girls think and develop emotionally. It emphasized spending quality time with your daughter(s ...more
Aug 10, 2008
Aug 10, 2008
 
The Case Against the Fed
4.18
it was amazing
Ever since the creation of the Federal Reserve, the U.S. taxpayers have been hostages to the banking cartel.

This book simply explains how the Feds cau
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Sep 17, 2008
Oct 07, 2008
 
Heidi
3.97
liked it
A cute book for early readers. Just had to cross it off my list to show my kids I read some of the books they need to read.
Feb 22, 2011
Mar 20, 2011
 
Young Indiana Jones and the Plantation Treasure (Young Indiana Jones, #1)
3.39
liked it
Couldn't help but pick up the first book when the kids while the kids were reading it. Not a bad book for early readers.
Jan 19, 2008
Jan 07, 2012
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