World Without End (Kingsbridge, #2)
4.24
liked it
I got this book for Christmas and was so excited to start. I was a big fan of Pillars and figured I would love this as well. I liked it a whole lot, b ...more
Dec 2007
Dec 27, 2007
 
Living History
3.75
liked it
Good read, though I thought she tried a bit too hard to make the reader like her. I felt like she was trying too hard to rationalize her actions, begg ...more
Jun 2005
Jun 01, 2007
 
Forever
3.93
it was amazing
Along with Moloka'i and Water for Elephants, one of my favorite books of the year. It traces the history of a man born in the 1700s in Ireland who com ...more
not set
Apr 09, 2009
 
Moloka'i
4.15
it was amazing
One of my favorite books of the year, along with "Water for Elephants." I wasn't sure what to expect, but it was a fantastic story, and totally enthra ...more
Jun 22, 2008
Jun 23, 2008
 
Sarah's Key
4.14
it was amazing
Devastating, but very engrossing and really well done.
not set
Apr 09, 2009
 
A Thousand Splendid Suns
4.34
it was amazing
So, so good. It was a little hard to get into, and sometimes I really needed to walk away from it for mental health reasons, but in the end it was so ...more
Dec 2007
Nov 04, 2007
 
Confessions of a Shopaholic (Shopaholic, #1)
3.62
did not like it
This book bothered me on a base level - everyone has debt and people buy things they don't need, but I had a hard time conjuring up any sympathy for a ...more
not set
May 10, 2007
 
The Jane Austen Book Club
3.07
it was ok
Another one I picked up from the bargain bin, but I probably should have left this one. It was ok, but the author tried waaay too hard and while I get ...more
Sep 2007
Sep 29, 2007
 
Mockingbird: A Portrait of Harper Lee, from Childhood to Go Set a Watchman
3.95
it was amazing
Fascinating to get an inside scoop into Harper Lee and all that went into writing TKAM. However, as a biography, it was not the greatest. The author w ...more
Aug 2007
Jul 28, 2007
 
Pope Joan
4.07
liked it
Interesting read about the one and only female Catholic pope. Her reign is controversial, but the author introduces enough evidence to suggest that it ...more
May 05, 2008
Mar 22, 2008
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