Jane D. (lifetime-reader) - Reviews

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At Some Disputed Barricade (World War One, Bk 4)
At Some Disputed Barricade (World War One, Bk 4)
Author: Anne Perry
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 12
Review Date: 9/1/2009


Excellent writing; suspenseful, quick moving, a book one cannot put down!


Cane
Cane
Author: Jean Toomer
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.6/5 Stars.
 9
Review Date: 4/24/2015


EXCELLENT
Picture of the times
Excellent writer


The Complete Short Stories Of Ernest Hemingway : The Finca Vigia Edition
Review Date: 1/29/2011


The best!!!!
A great author with When Hemingway writes "short" stories, he writes "SHORT" stories!!!! Most just a few pages long...but, boy, are they packed!!!!


Facing the Lion : Growing Up Maasai on the African Savanna
Review Date: 9/7/2010


A Must-Read!
Encourages all...especially teenagers!
Be sure to read information about author prior to "story"...makes story more meaningful!!
A wonderful book to pass forward!!


Fish: The Complete Guide to Buying and Cooking
Fish: The Complete Guide to Buying and Cooking
Author: Mark Bittman
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 2.6/5 Stars.
 6
Review Date: 7/16/2015


Great Book
Great Author


The Kalahari Typing School for Men (No 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, Bk 4)
Review Date: 3/13/2010


I have real all of the No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency books several times. Those to whom I have shared my books have also loved these stories and the people in them!
They are the BEST in so many ways...let me count several ways: good writing, good story,love of Boswana, lessons for all of us, good people... among a few.


The Minimalist Entertains
The Minimalist Entertains
Author: Mark Bittman
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
 9
Review Date: 11/23/2015


The Best Chef !!
The Best Cookbook Author!!!
Such a Teacher!!!!
ANY book by Mark Bittman is worth its weight in GOLD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


Miss Julia Hits the Road (Miss Julia, Bk 4)
Miss Julia Hits the Road (Miss Julia, Bk 4)
Author: Ann B. Ross
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
 32
Review Date: 5/19/2010


Miss Julia is at it again!
Funny! Funny! Funny!


Miss Julia Paints the Town (Miss Julia, Bk 9)
Miss Julia Paints the Town (Miss Julia, Bk 9)
Author: Ann B. Ross
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.
 26
Review Date: 12/14/2010


Miss Julia books are ALWAYS extremely funny!!!!


Miss Julia's School of Beauty (Miss Julia, Bk 6)
Miss Julia's School of Beauty (Miss Julia, Bk 6)
Author: Ann B. Ross
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
 36
Review Date: 5/26/2010


Funny! Funny! Funny!
and...so very well written!!


Mooneyed Hound
Mooneyed Hound
Author: Billy C. Clark, James M. Gifford, Patricia A. Hall, Chuck D. Charles
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.
 2
Review Date: 2/6/2015


Great Story!
Great, great author !!!


Mr. Putter and Tabby Fly the Plane (Mr. Putter & Tabby, Bk 5)
Review Date: 2/22/2010


Fun for everyone!!!!
Mr Putter and his elderly cat, Tabby, are enjoyed by all ages!
Their books personify friendship and caring.
Their stories are loved and re-read many, many times.


Mr Putter and Tabby Pick the Pears
Mr Putter and Tabby Pick the Pears
Author: Cynthia Rylant
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.9/5 Stars.
 10
Review Date: 11/9/2009


Children love Mr. Putter and his wonderful cat, Tabby.
Parents love the stories also!
That's a combination that cannot be beat!


No Graves As Yet :1914 (World War One, Bk 1)
No Graves As Yet :1914 (World War One, Bk 1)
Author: Anne Perry
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
 52
Review Date: 8/17/2009


Extremely well written; contains wonderful descriptions of England just prior to WW One. I was glued to the pages; couldn't wait to read the entire series!


The Official Scrabble Players Dictionary 4th Ed
The Official Scrabble Players Dictionary 4th Ed
Author: Milton Bradley Company
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 1
Review Date: 5/23/2012


A great help!
Well organized


Old Ben (Juvenile Series)
Old Ben (Juvenile Series)
Author: Jesse Stuart
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
 1
Review Date: 10/29/2009


Young boy bring a black snake home to help out on the farm; things don't always go as expected or planned. Great read-aloud to students!


Pastoral
Pastoral
Author: Nevil Shute
Book Type: Mass Market Paperback
  • Currently 4.7/5 Stars.
 3
Review Date: 5/13/2009


Nevil Shute is one of the greatest/best authors ever to write in the English language.
He is a true story-teller.
When you read one of his books, you will want to read all.
He is that good!!
Do yourself a favor: read Nevil Shute.


PASTURES NEW.
PASTURES NEW.
Author: Ann. Purser
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
 5
Review Date: 1/25/2011


I really enjoy reading stories by Ann Purser. This continues with new characters added for further adventues.


The Rainbow and the Rose
The Rainbow and the Rose
Author: Nevil Shute
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.
 2
Review Date: 5/13/2009


Great book by one of the greatest authors!


The Teacher's Funeral a Comedy in Three Parts
The Teacher's Funeral a Comedy in Three Parts
Author: Richard Peck
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
 2
Review Date: 12/5/2014


FUNNY !!!


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