Lori M. - Reviews

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About a Boy
About a Boy
Author: Nick Hornby
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 7/29/2006


Funny and surprisingly moving


The Book of Salt
The Book of Salt
Author: Monique Truong
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.2/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 7/29/2006
Helpful Score: 2


Unusual and imaginative.


Brick Lane
Brick Lane
Author: Monica Ali
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 7/29/2006
Helpful Score: 3


Interesting story about a young Pakistani girl who moves to London after an arranged marriage with a much older man. I found the main character somewhat hard to connect with.


Coffee Will Make You Black
Coffee Will Make You Black
Author: A Sinclair, April Sinclair
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 7/29/2006
Helpful Score: 1


Wonderful growing-up story written from the point-of-view of an African-American girl in 1960's Chicago


High Fidelity
High Fidelity
Author: Nick Hornby
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 7/29/2006


A fun, quick read


The Known World
The Known World
Author: Edward P. Jones
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 7/29/2006


Pulitzer-prize winning book about slavery. Great characters, fascinating story.


A Little Princess (Children's Classics)
A Little Princess (Children's Classics)
Author: Frances Hodgson Burnett
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
 5
Review Date: 9/30/2006
Helpful Score: 1


This is a condensed version of the classic - great for younger readers (2nd or 3rd grade)


Little Women (Great Illustrated Classics)
Little Women (Great Illustrated Classics)
Author: Louisa May Alcott, Lucia Monfried
Book Type: Library Binding
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 3/11/2007


Adapted for younger readers.


White Teeth
White Teeth
Author: Zadie Smith
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 7/29/2006
Helpful Score: 1


I really liked this book. I found it very funny and also thought-provoking.


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