Jennifer S. (PaganAngel) - Reviews

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Babycakes (Tales of the City, Bk 4)
Babycakes (Tales of the City, Bk 4)
Author: Armistead Maupin
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.
 47
Review Date: 1/7/2007


More tales of the city, more fun! The soap opera continues...


The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2002
The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2002
Author: Dave Eggers
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
 22
Review Date: 1/27/2007


Great beginning of a great series! I generally love the stories/authors featured in this series.


The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2005
The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2005
Author: Dave Eggers (Editor)
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 1/27/2007


I love this series! Great writing, every time.


The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
Author: Junot Diaz
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 1/25/2015


I really enjoyed this book. It was a little hard to follow the narrators, as they shifted, and I can't imagine reading it without a working knowledge of Spanish--you could either skip it, and lose a little context, or keep a dictionary by your side, but the story was great, as was the writing.


The Case Against Wal-Mart
The Case Against Wal-Mart
Author: AL. NORMAN
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.
 2
Review Date: 3/4/2006


Great book for anyone interested in the corruption of America's biggest corporation. Appalling!


Ecstasy : Three Tales of Chemical Romance
Ecstasy : Three Tales of Chemical Romance
Author: Irvine Welsh
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 4/2/2006
Helpful Score: 1


Not for the faint of heart, but shocking good fun!


Further Tales of the City  (Tales of the City, Bk 3)
Further Tales of the City (Tales of the City, Bk 3)
Author: Armistead Maupin
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.6/5 Stars.
 4
Review Date: 1/7/2007


A fun, wild ride!


A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius
A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius
Author: Dave Eggers
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 3/4/2006
Helpful Score: 1


Well received, though I just couldn't get through it.


If Nobody Speaks of Remarkable Things
If Nobody Speaks of Remarkable Things
Author: Jon McGregor
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
 21
Review Date: 4/2/2006


Great book!


Memoirs of a Geisha
Memoirs of a Geisha
Author: Arthur Golden
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.
 28
Review Date: 3/4/2006


Interesting look at a different culture's world.


Memoirs of a Woman Doctor
Memoirs of a Woman Doctor
Author: Nawal El Saadawi, Catherine Cobham (Translator)
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.
 2
Review Date: 5/5/2007


A great, quick read, with good cultural insight and a strong voice.


More Tales of the City
More Tales of the City
Author: Armistead Maupin
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.2/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 11/29/2006


Great sequel! Lots of fun!


One Hundred Years of Solitude
One Hundred Years of Solitude
Author: Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Gregory Rabassa (Translator)
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 9/11/2006
Helpful Score: 1


Excellent book.


Running with Scissors: A Memoir
Running with Scissors: A Memoir
Author: Augusten Burroughs
Book Type: Mass Market Paperback
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 5/5/2007
Helpful Score: 5


I'm in the (mental health) field, and enjoyed this immensely. From what I've heard, it's a bit rougher for those who are less familiar with the ins and outs of mental illness.


Save Twilight : Selected Poems (City Lights Pocket Poets Series)
Review Date: 3/4/2006


A great English translation!


Tales of the City (Tales of the City Series)
Tales of the City (Tales of the City Series)
Author: Armistead Maupin
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.2/5 Stars.
 25
Review Date: 10/28/2006


Funny, crazy, an easy read that'll give you nostalgia for times past.


The Time Traveler's Wife
The Time Traveler's Wife
Author: Audrey Niffenegger
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 5268
Review Date: 4/2/2006


Great romantic story!


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