Kimberly S. - Reviews

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The Historian
The Historian
Author: Elizabeth Kostova
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 1/12/2009
Helpful Score: 1


I thoroughly enjoyed this book. Albeit long, I could not put this down. Lot's of history entwined with suspense. I highly recommend it, if you like historical fiction.


Immortal
Immortal
Author: Traci L. Slatton
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 3/10/2010
Helpful Score: 1


What a great read! I thoroughly enjoyed this novel. Traci Slatton writes so visually that you have no trouble picturing characters and surroundings. I could not put this book down and I look forward to more work from this author.


The Inheritance of Loss
The Inheritance of Loss
Author: Kiran Desai
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.1/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 1/26/2010
Helpful Score: 1


I enjoyed this book! I particularly like to read books that take place in different cultures and countries thrown in with some historical or political facts. The author did a good job of describing the environment and the characters.


Sophie's World: A Novel About the History of Philosophy
Sophie's World: A Novel About the History of Philosophy
Author: Jostein Gaarder, Paulette Møller (Translator)
Book Type: Mass Market Paperback
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 3/2/2011


One of my favorite reads. The mix of Philosophy and a novel. Brilliant!


The Thirteenth Tale
The Thirteenth Tale
Author: Diane Setterfield
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 4/11/2010
Helpful Score: 2


Fabulously written. Gripping, haunting and a twist at the end. Diane Setterfield's writing pulls the reader right into the story. I look forward to more work from this author.


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