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the old and the restless

Description: old and aging protagonists in novels because as I get older, I become tired of twentysomething heroes

Members: 12 participating members (show all)

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3,825 members, 115 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (1), souloftherose (3), thorold (3), Dilara86 (3), foggidawn (4), nessreader (4)

Score: 18.78

2
9,889 members, 354 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (1), Dilara86 (1), ahef1963 (2)

Score: 11.36

3
2,620 members, 196 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (1), Dilara86 (4), nessreader (12), souloftherose (13)

Score: 11.08

4
13,917 members, 414 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (4), foggidawn (5), thorold (7), souloftherose (9)

Score: 10.27

5
876 members, 47 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (2), thorold (2), nessreader (5)

Score: 9.4

6
5,214 members, 543 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (3), KimarieBee (4), inge87

Score: 9.23

7
2,064 members, 127 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (2), nessreader (6), souloftherose (8)

Score: 8.3

8
9,608 members, 382 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (3), Dilara86 (6), nessreader (10), souloftherose (11)

Thumbs down: ManWithAnAgenda

Score: 8.04

Explanations:

ManWithAnAgenda (0): Great book, but Sophie gets to be young again...

9
835 members, 28 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: mkbird (1), nessreader (1)

Score: 8

10
42 members, 1 review
3.33 stars (3.33 stars)

Lists: mkbird (2), Dilara86 (2)

Score: 6.73

11
9,678 members, 257 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (1), nessreader (8)

Score: 6.38

12
4,276 members, 149 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (4), foggidawn

Score: 5.87

13
3,328 members, 98 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (5), foggidawn

Score: 5.71

14
1,040 members, 50 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: nessreader (3), souloftherose (6)

Score: 5.6

15
5,355 members, 426 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: nessreader (13), inge87

Score: 5.47

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888 members, 42 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (3), souloftherose (10)

Score: 5.29

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1,095 members, 48 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: thorold (5), souloftherose (7)

Score: 5.13

18
5,304 members, 231 reviews
3.39 stars (3.39 stars)

Lists: mkbird (3), nessreader (15)

Score: 5.07

19
1,469 members, 28 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: mkbird (4), nessreader (20)

Score: 4.72

20
107 members, 9 reviews
3.13 stars (3.13 stars)

Lists: mkbird (5), nessreader (22)

Score: 4.52

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472 members, 15 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: thorold (1)

Score: 4

22
456 members, 10 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: bluepiano (1)

Score: 4

23
12,924 members, 122 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: inge87

Score: 3.36

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1,522 members, 54 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (2)

Score: 3.36

25
1,259 members, 29 reviews
3.51 stars (3.51 stars)

Lists: inge87

Score: 3.36

26
597 members, 37 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: nessreader (2)

Score: 3.36

27
49 members, 6 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

Lists: bluepiano (2)

Score: 3.36

28
4,838 members, 98 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: foggidawn

Score: 3.04

29
227 members, 15 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: bluepiano (3)

Score: 3.04

30
807 members, 40 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: bluepiano (4)

Score: 2.83

31
244 members, 5 reviews
3.55 stars (3.55 stars)

Lists: thorold (4)

Score: 2.83

32
3,210 members, 141 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (5)

Score: 2.68

33
1,928 members, 193 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (5)

Score: 2.68

34
270 members, 36 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (5)

Score: 2.68

35
54 members, 3 reviews
3.42 stars (3.42 stars)

Lists: bluepiano (5)

Score: 2.68

36
5,173 members, 89 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: thorold (6)

Score: 2.56

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433 members, 22 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (6)

Score: 2.56

38
117 members, 3 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: bluepiano (6)

Score: 2.56

39
7,502 members, 108 reviews
3.51 stars (3.51 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (7)

Score: 2.46

40
6,362 members, 407 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: nessreader (7)

Score: 2.46

41
300 members, 9 reviews
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

Lists: thorold (8)

Score: 2.38

42
622 members, 27 reviews
3.11 stars (3.11 stars)

Lists: nessreader (9)

Score: 2.31

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26,021 members, 433 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: nessreader (11)

Score: 2.2

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2,691 members, 39 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (12)

Score: 2.15

45
3,221 members, 30 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)

Lists: nessreader (14)

Score: 2.07

46
360 members, 11 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)

Lists: nessreader (16)

Score: 2

47
605 members, 29 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: nessreader (17)

Score: 1.97

48
79 members, 17 reviews
3.13 stars (3.13 stars)

Lists: nessreader (18)

Score: 1.94

49
41 members, 1 review
3.41 stars (3.41 stars)

Lists: nessreader (19)

Score: 1.92

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131 members, 7 reviews
2.93 stars (2.93 stars)

Lists: nessreader (21)

Score: 1.87

51
775 members, 19 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

Lists: nessreader (23)

Score: 1.83

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1,776 members, 34 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: nessreader (24)

Score: 1.81

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483 members, 34 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: nessreader (25)

Score: 1.79

54
214 members, 19 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: nessreader (26)

Score: 1.77

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325 members, 20 reviews
3.54 stars (3.54 stars)

Lists: nessreader (27)

Score: 1.76

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1,299 members, 84 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: nessreader (29)

Score: 1.72

58
8,586 members, 578 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Score: 0

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Started by: nessreader (January 2014)

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