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COVER GIRLS
4.09
really liked it
This book is by Bishop T.D. Jakes who often appears on the Dr. Phil television program. It was interesting because Bishp Jakes believes that there are ...more
Mar 31, 2013
Mar 31, 2013
 
The Shortest Distance Between Two Women
3.48
really liked it
I read an advance reading copy of this book. It has been published by now so I am sure any of the few errors I saw have been corrected. This is one of ...more
Nov 21, 2012
Nov 15, 2012
 
The Good Father
3.95
really liked it
This was an enjoyable story. The main character is a father of a young child. He has been raising her with the help of his mother for her entire life. ...more
Jul 2012
Jun 30, 2012
 
A Life in Letters: Ann Landers' Letters to Her Only Child
3.00
really liked it
This collection of letters written by Eppie Lederer aka Ann Landers was written to her only child, a daughter, Margo Howard, from 1958 through 2002. W ...more
Dec 16, 2012
Dec 13, 2012
 
The Pretty One
2.96
liked it
If you have more than one sister, you know that at any given moment, two of you are talking about the other(s). Oh yes you are! You may be discussing ...more
May 03, 2013
May 03, 2013
 
Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker
3.43
liked it
If you love history and enjoy reading about the Civil War; this book is for you. It's a fictional story based on real people. Elizabeth Hobbs Keckley ...more
Jul 29, 2013
Jul 29, 2013
 
Let Me Tell You Something: Life as a Real Housewife, Tough-Love Mother, and Street-Smart Businesswoman
3.32
liked it
Another book written by a Real Housewife of..... This one is about Caroline Manzo of New Jersey. I enjoyed the style. The writing sounded like she tal ...more
May 16, 2013
May 16, 2013
 
The Yonahlossee Riding Camp for Girls
3.34
liked it
I did enjoy this book but I didn't "love" it. Maybe it was because I had to put it down so many times due to life's interruptions. It's 1930 and a you ...more
Sep 09, 2013
Sep 09, 2013
 
Carrie and Me: A Mother-Daughter Love Story
3.65
really liked it
I've read Carol Burnett's previous books about her childhood and her career. This is a different part of her life. In spite of her many successes in h ...more
Oct 02, 2013
Oct 02, 2013
 
Lost and Found - A Memoir of Mothers
3.58
liked it
Another free book on Kindle. I wanted to enjoy this story and I did like parts of it. I have to say that the editing or lack thereof in the Kindle ver ...more
Apr 30, 2013
Apr 30, 2013
 
The Christmas Sweater
3.79
liked it
This was a good book to read on Christmas Day. It was an easy read. A young boy of 12 loses his father a few years earlier and Christmas has come arou ...more
Dec 25, 2012
Dec 24, 2012
 
The Virgin Cure
3.75
it was amazing
This story takes place in the 1870's in Lower Manhattan. The reader learns about life in a poor city where children learn to pickpocket, steal, lie, a ...more
Sep 29, 2012
Sep 28, 2012
 
The Kingmaker's Daughter (The Plantagenet and Tudor Novels, #4)
3.96
really liked it
Another wonderful historic novel by one of my favorite authors. This time she writes about the 3 brothers of the White Rose. She always adds her inter ...more
Oct 10, 2012
Oct 08, 2012
 
The One I Left Behind
3.76
really liked it
This is a real thriller....serial killer....lots of clues and lots of people who could be Neptune. The story moves between 1985 when the main characte ...more
May 06, 2013
May 06, 2013
 
The Nazi Officer's Wife: How One Jewish Woman Survived the Holocaust
4.15
liked it
This isn't the usual story of the Holocaust. The author, Edith Hahn, did suffer as many Jews did during the War. She was one exam away from getting he ...more
Sep 16, 2012
Sep 14, 2012
 
The Hangman's Daughter (The Hangman's Daughter, #1)
3.72
really liked it
What a dark and scary place to live during the 1600's. It was the time of witchcraft and ignorance. Jumping to conclusions was the usual explanation f ...more
Sep 10, 2012
Sep 08, 2012
 
January First: A Child's Descent into Madness and Her Father's Struggle to Save Her
3.92
really liked it
Just when you think you have heard it all or have suffered enough, a book comes along that shows you how tough life can really be for some. This is th ...more
Sep 11, 2012
Sep 10, 2012
 
A Mountain of Crumbs
3.73
liked it
This is a memoir about a young girl who grows up in Russia during the 1960's and 1970's. She is taught about the history of Russia before the revoluti ...more
Dec 29, 2012
Dec 26, 2012
 
The Granny (Agnes Browne, #3)
4.28
it was amazing
This was the third book of the trilogy series. It wasn't as humorous as the previous two but it did bring a smile to my face. Almost 20 years have gon ...more
Dec 08, 2012
Dec 06, 2012
 
Drinking and Tweeting and Other Brandi Blunders
3.47
really liked it
I've been addicted to the Real Housewives of......"anywhere" ever since the programs started. There is always someone the viewer loves to dislike...an ...more
Apr 30, 2013
Apr 30, 2013
 
Someday (Sunrise, #3)
4.41
liked it
I picked up this 3rd-in-a-series book. Most of the time when you pick up a book in a sequence, there is a little bit of back history to bring you up t ...more
Jan 06, 2013
Jan 06, 2013
 
Home Front
4.12
it was amazing
Grab a box of tissues because if you don't tear up while reading this story, you have never loved anyone or anything in your life. I don't come from a ...more
Aug 20, 2012
Aug 13, 2012
 
The Far Side of the Sky (Adler Family, #1)
3.91
it was amazing
What an interesting and informative story. I knew about November 9, 1938 when Kristallnach occurred in Germany. The Nazi Germans came to remove all th ...more
Aug 13, 2012
Aug 05, 2012
 
Jo Joe
4.19
really liked it
I got this newly released book for free. I have to say that it was a very quick read and incorporated some unusual themes. The main character, Judith, ...more
Jul 18, 2013
Jul 18, 2013
 
The Sins of the Mother
3.76
it was ok
When you select a Danielle Steel book, you know what you are going to get. Lots of descriptions of fabulous clothes, beautiful people, lovely places t ...more
Apr 20, 2013
Apr 20, 2013
 
Five Days
3.29
liked it
This is the story of two people who are married...but not to each other. They meet by chance in the lobby of a airport hotel and have a conversation. ...more
Jun 27, 2013
Jun 27, 2013
 
The Secrets of Married Women
3.85
liked it
This wasn't my favorite book. It was a free Kindle book that I read on a cruise. I got very tired of the women having affairs or being betrayed or won ...more
Mar 08, 2013
Mar 08, 2013
 
You Came Back
3.43
liked it
I'm not sure how I feel about this book. It's the story of a couple who have a son. The son dies by accident (before the story began). Of course, both ...more
Sep 03, 2012
Sep 03, 2012
 
Letter from a Stranger
3.43
really liked it
What a different book from what I was expecting. I've read books by Barbara Taylor Bradford before. She reminds me of Danielle Steel. The characters a ...more
Sep 08, 2012
Sep 05, 2012
 
The Crooked Branch
4.09
it was amazing
This was an excellent story. The main character is a new mother. Like most new moms, she is sure that she is not good enough and won't love her baby a ...more
May 03, 2013
Apr 30, 2013
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