Nancy S. - Reviews

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An Hour Before Daylight
An Hour Before Daylight
Author: Jimmy Carter
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
 23
Review Date: 6/24/2012


Enjoyed the book. An easy read.


Body of Lies
Body of Lies
Author: David Ignatius
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.
 12
Review Date: 2/8/2012


Very good read.


Dry: A Memoir
Dry: A Memoir
Author: Augusten Burroughs
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
 74
Review Date: 6/24/2012


Another classic Augusten Burroughs!


Everyday Miracles: Meditations on Living an Extraordinary Life
Everyday Miracles: Meditations on Living an Extraordinary Life
Author: Ardath H. Rodale
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 6/24/2012


I had missed reading Ardath's column on the last page of Prevention magazine after her passing. This was a nice review of her work.


The Food Lover's Guide To Vegetarian Cooking
The Food Lover's Guide To Vegetarian Cooking
Author: Thunder Bay Editors
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 2.5/5 Stars.
 1
Review Date: 6/24/2012


Not always practical recipes. Some were worth trying however.


Handmade Greeting Cards
Handmade Greeting Cards
Author: Maureen Crawford
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
 12
Review Date: 6/24/2012


Nice ideas in this book.


How Starbucks Saved My Life: A Son of Privilege Learns to Live Like Everyone Else
Review Date: 6/24/2012


Quick easy read with powerful life lessons.


Major Pettigrew's Last Stand
Major Pettigrew's Last Stand
Author: Helen Simonson
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 6/24/2012


Beautifully told story that deals with prejudice. Wonderful!


Obama's Wars
Obama's Wars
Author: Bob Woodward
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
 9
Review Date: 6/24/2012
Helpful Score: 1


Good book. If you know the author's voice and hear that as you read....Bob Woodward's slow deliberate voice might make this a slower read than most.


Possible Side Effects
Possible Side Effects
Author: Augusten Burroughs
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 6/24/2012


Makes me ready for the next Augusten Burroughs book to be published. Poignant, funny, honest.


Ten Minutes from Normal
Ten Minutes from Normal
Author: Karen Hughes
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 6/24/2012


An easy read. Detailed the inner workings of the Bush administration but it could be any administration. It's a busy life in the White House. Glad I read the book.


Under the Tuscan Sun: At Home in Italy
Under the Tuscan Sun: At Home in Italy
Author: Frances Mayes
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 6/24/2012
Helpful Score: 1


Nice summer read.


Velvet Elvis : Repainting the Christian Faith
Velvet Elvis : Repainting the Christian Faith
Author: Rob Bell
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 2/8/2012


Love the way Rob Bell explains the mysteries of Christian faith. Refreshing!


When You Are Engulfed In Flames
When You Are Engulfed In Flames
Author: David Sedaris
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 8/1/2012


Hilarious! Great summer fun read.


The White Masai: My Exotic Tale of Love and Adventure
The White Masai: My Exotic Tale of Love and Adventure
Author: Corinne Hofmann
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
 12
Review Date: 6/24/2012


Oh My! It's a true story! What was Corinne thinking?? A good book detailing life in a far away place.


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