Ann T. (annt) - Reviews

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Animal Dreams
Animal Dreams
Author: Barbara Kingsolver
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 1/11/2006


I love Kingsolver's gift at conveying the landscape and ecosystem at the same time as she weaves a human story.


Fear Falls Away: And Other Essays from Hard and Rocky Places
Review Date: 11/2/2010


Nice descriptive text.


Holy Blood, Holy Grail
Holy Blood, Holy Grail
Author: Michael Baigent, Richard Leigh, Henry Lincoln
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.1/5 Stars.
 257
Review Date: 11/23/2006
Helpful Score: 4


Interesting for the details on the research behind the Da Vinci Code, but slow going for me. I found it more speculative than I expected.


Jane Eyre
Jane Eyre
Author: Charlotte Bronte
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.
 69
Review Date: 7/9/2006


a classic.


The Joy Luck Club
The Joy Luck Club
Author: Amy Tan
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 924
Review Date: 1/11/2006


Amy Tan is the best. Great book.


The Quiet Room : A Journey Out of the Torment of Madness
Review Date: 6/13/2006
Helpful Score: 2


Excellent first-person account of the ravages of schizophrenia; somewhat dated, as medications have advanced significantly since it was written. Hopeful.


Rebecca
Rebecca
Author: Daphne du Maurier
Book Type: Mass Market Paperback
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.
 150
Review Date: 7/9/2006


a classic.


The Shell Seekers
The Shell Seekers
Author: Rosamunde Pilcher
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.
 174
Review Date: 1/11/2006


absorbing, well written story of family relationships


A Thousand Acres
A Thousand Acres
Author: Jane Smiley
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 1/11/2006


Powerful book; incredible study of family relationships, and so well written. I loved it. But so painful I'm not sure I'll read it again.


Typical American
Typical American
Author: Gish Jen
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
 14
Review Date: 1/11/2006
Helpful Score: 2


haunting portrait of struggles of an immigrant in america; great writing. I loved it.


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