Books I LOVE that I didn't think I would like!

A Listmania! list by MommaMia
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The list author says: "These are all books I adore that I initally thought weren't worth my time. I should know to never judge a book by it's cover..."
Bloodroot
1.  Bloodroot by Amy Greene
The list author says:
  "Fantastic read from beginning to end!"
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The Book of Awesome: Snow Days, Bakery Air, Finding Money in Your Pocket, and Other Simple, Brilliant Things
2.  The Book of Awesome: Snow Days, Bakery Air, Finding Money in Your Pocket, and Other Simple, Brilliant Things by Neil Pasricha
The list author says:
  "A bathroom readers delight!"
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The Tale of Halcyon Crane: A Novel
3.  The Tale of Halcyon Crane: A Novel by Wendy Webb
The list author says:
  "Suspense...and just enough scare to keep you happy!"
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (104 customer reviews)

I Slept with Joey Ramone: A Family Memoir
4.  I Slept with Joey Ramone: A Family Memoir by Legs McNeil
The list author says:
  "I always loved the Ramones, but don't like memoirs or biographys especially...but this one was powerful and stayed with me longer than I imagined it would."
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (88 customer reviews)

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Homestead
5.  Homestead by Rosina Lippi
The list author says:
  "I used to run a book group on AOL for Sara Donati (aka Rosina Lippi) and that was one of the reasons I read this, with some hesitation, but ended up buying it for several other people as gifts.  It's a delight!"
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (55 customer reviews)

The Lovely Bones
6.  The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold
The list author says:
  "Normally too sad a topic for me, but this one was well worth the read."
$10.19   Used & New from: $0.01
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3,736 customer reviews) | 12 customer discussions

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Too mature for teens? 36 Nov 24, 2012
Line up with scripture? 11 Oct 20, 2012
There is more awesome on the way! 0 Jan 10, 2011
Sign the petition at Change.org to declare "CORRECTIVE RAPE" a hate crime in South Africa. 0 Dec 20, 2010
Agency Model - Price Bump 0 Apr 7, 2010
Books on tape (or CD or MP3) 1 Jan 6, 2010
What parallels do you draw between this book and Forgiving Ararat? 2 Dec 22, 2009
The Lovely Bones -free song download 0 Dec 19, 2009
Character names 3 Apr 2, 2009
Is this book explicit about the Rape? My 14yr old wants to read it. 2 Nov 5, 2008
Movie 4 Sep 24, 2008
"Lovely Bones" song 1 Sep 24, 2008
 
   

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