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Top Reviewer Ranking: 923
Helpful votes received on reviews: 70% (21 of 30)


Top Reviewer Ranking: 923 - Total Helpful Votes: 21 of 30
Where The Heart Is by Billie Letts
Where The Heart Is by Billie Letts
This is my first book by this author. I picked this book because I had seen a few clips of the movie that was made from it and because it was listed on the Oprah's Book Club. So, I was curious about the story and I expected a great book since it was endorsed by Oprah. Well...I've got mixed feelings about it. It starts very well and the premise of the story is very intriguing. It's about a young homeless pregnant 17-year old girl (Novalee) who finds herself in trouble and decide to hide in a Wal-Mart until she figures out what to do. She ends up delivering her baby in the Wal-Mart and, thanks to the help of wonderful strangers, makes a new life for herself in a small town in Oklahoma… Read more
I bought this book for my niece who is 7 years old. She's a total fan and she says that this is the best book ever....she read it in two nights.....It's a big endorsement from a little girl who knows the Monster High well. The book itself is well put together, the bios are fun and the format/pictures are excellent. Very vivid...
Catch of the Day by Kristan Higgins
Catch of the Day by Kristan Higgins
4.0 out of 5 stars Lovely!, April 12 2014
It was my first book by this author and I enjoyed it greatly. It takes place in a small town in Northern Maine. It's a romantic comedy that tells the story of a young thirty-something woman who's hoping to find a decent guy to marry (eventually). The author came up with a very endearing heroine and she does a fine job with the casting of the various people she interacts with (there are a lot of them since Maggie, our heroine, runs the local dinner). The writing is fun, the characters are quirky and the story is quite cute. Actually, it is so well written that some sections of the book brought me to tears (I won't say why since I don't want to spoil it). It's very rare that books make… Read more