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Angela's Ashes
Angela's Ashes
Author: Frank McCourt
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 542
Review Date: 2/10/2007


Frank McCourt is a super author. It is so easy to imagine these little boys throughout the whole story.


Bel Canto
Bel Canto
Author: Ann Patchett
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
 868
Review Date: 1/15/2007


Excellent book!


The Bookseller of Kabul
The Bookseller of Kabul
Author: Asne Seierstad, Ingrid Christophersen (Translator)
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
 299
Review Date: 3/31/2007


A first-hand view in the daily life of a Middle East family. Great book!


Change of Heart
Change of Heart
Author: Jodi Picoult
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 445
Review Date: 4/19/2010


I think that the phrase, people are never who you think they are is the key point of this book. I enjoyed this book from beginning to end. As with most of Picoult's other books, it is well researched and put the reader right in the story.


The Dew Breaker
The Dew Breaker
Author: Edwidge Danticat
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
 55
Review Date: 2/2/2007


What a remarkable author. This book is written like a puzzle that all comes together in the end.


The Dress Lodger
The Dress Lodger
Author: Sheri Holman
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
 214
Review Date: 2/12/2007


A remarkable and fascinating book. I couldn't put it down.


Drowning Ruth
Drowning Ruth
Author: Christina Schwarz
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.
 299
Review Date: 2/10/2007


Great book! The author keeps your attention from beginning to end.


Forty Miles a Day on Beans and Hay: The Enlisted Soldier Fighting the Indian Wars
Review Date: 1/6/2007


Good historically accurate book.


A Girl Named Zippy: Growing Up Small in Mooreland, Indiana
A Girl Named Zippy: Growing Up Small in Mooreland, Indiana
Author: Haven Kimmel
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
 522
Review Date: 1/27/2007


Great book. Funny and real!


The Jew Store
The Jew Store
Author: Stella Suberman
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.2/5 Stars.
 30
Review Date: 5/15/2007


Great book!


Kitchen Privileges
Kitchen Privileges
Author: Mary Higgins Clark
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
 92
Review Date: 1/28/2007
Helpful Score: 3


This was a very enjoyable book about the growning up years of Mary Higgins Clark.


The Kite Runner
The Kite Runner
Author: Khaled Hosseini
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.2/5 Stars.
 5691
Review Date: 3/24/2007


thought provoking


The Known World
The Known World
Author: Edward P. Jones
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 23
Review Date: 4/6/2007
Helpful Score: 1


A wonderful book!


Leaving Cold Sassy
Leaving Cold Sassy
Author: Olive Ann Burns
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
 91
Review Date: 7/12/2006


Fun, quick read.


Light on Snow
Light on Snow
Author: Anita Shreve
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
 550
Review Date: 1/1/2007


This was a very touching book. Hard to put down!


Look Again
Look Again
Author: Lisa Scottoline
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 409
Review Date: 2/24/2013


Good story, but pretty predictable. The main idea was a very real part of the story. The romantic part was rather weak. It seemed to be just thrown in. It was worth reading.


The Lovely Bones
The Lovely Bones
Author: Alice Sebold
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
 1992
Review Date: 2/10/2007


Excellent novel


The Magician's Assistant
The Magician's Assistant
Author: Ann Patchett
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
 346
Review Date: 12/29/2009


Another Ann Patchett great. She writes to keep you guessing all the way to the end. Her research makes the characters seem like real people and the reader a part of the story.


Memoirs of a Geisha
Memoirs of a Geisha
Author: Arthur Golden
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.
 357
Review Date: 2/10/2007


Beautiful story.


The Mermaid Chair
The Mermaid Chair
Author: Sue Monk Kidd
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
 997
Review Date: 8/9/2006


A beautiful story of a woman's self-discovery.


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