Anne G. (texanne) - Reviews

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The American Boy
The American Boy
Author: Andrew Taylor
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.1/5 Stars.
 9
Review Date: 5/31/2006


A crime has been committed in a boy's school in 19th century England. Edgar Allan Poe plays a small role in the story.


Beyond Black  (John MacRae)
Beyond Black (John MacRae)
Author: Hilary Mantel
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 2.8/5 Stars.
 9
Review Date: 5/31/2006


A young woman goes to work with a psychic and discovers the complications of life on the edge of the spirit world.


A Broken Vessel (Julian Kestrel, Bk 2)
A Broken Vessel (Julian Kestrel, Bk 2)
Author: Kate Ross
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 42
Review Date: 5/31/2006
Helpful Score: 1


A mystery set in London's haymarket district features a prostitute, her brother, and three 'clients' who hold the key to solving the murder.


Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close
Author: Jonathan Safran Foer
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.
 151
Review Date: 5/31/2006


A 9-yr old boy begins a citywide search for the lock that matches a key he has inherited from his father.


Interpreter of Maladies
Interpreter of Maladies
Author: Jhumpa Lahiri
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 4.2/5 Stars.
 12
Review Date: 7/29/2006


short stories


Into the Forest
Into the Forest
Author: Jean Hegland
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 5/31/2006


Sisters are left behind when a catastrophic event changes the very world in which they've been so comfortable. Now they must forage through the forest and find keys to survival in a new world.


The Mermaid Chair (Large Print)
The Mermaid Chair (Large Print)
Author: Sue Monk Kidd
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 2.8/5 Stars.
 20
Review Date: 5/31/2006


A young woman travels back to help her ailing mother and falls in love with a monk.


The Muse Asylum
The Muse Asylum
Author: David Czuchlewski
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
 7
Review Date: 1/29/2007


A very thought provoking mystery.


The Secret History of the Pink Carnation (Pink Carnation, Bk 1)
The Secret History of the Pink Carnation (Pink Carnation, Bk 1)
Author: Lauren Willig
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
 372
Review Date: 5/31/2006
Helpful Score: 2


Chick lit with a historical twist.


Two Little Girls in Blue
Two Little Girls in Blue
Author: Mary Higgins Clark
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
 400
Review Date: 5/31/2006


Twin girls are abducted from their home. When one is reclaimed she tries to help her parents find her sister. Will they get to her in time?


Ursula, Under
Ursula, Under
Author: Ingrid Hill
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
 31
Review Date: 5/31/2006


Ursula falls down an unused mine shaft while picnicing with her parents. As the rescue begins, the reader travels along Ursula's chain of ancestors going back as far as 2000 years and revealing connections to her modern day relatives.


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