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Members: 25 participating members (show all)

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1
1,468 members, 31 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (3), Minthe (4), mazurat (4), Diane-bpcb (7), thorold (9), AnnaClaire (11), smc1 (19)

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Score: 15.58

2
421 members, 10 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: catstaley (1), mazurat (1), AnnaClaire (2), smc1 (16)

Score: 13.36

3
3,496 members, 38 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: JuliaMaria (1), thorold (1), John_Vaughan (5), smc1 (12)

Score: 12.82

4
3,416 members, 58 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: Diane-bpcb (1), AnnaClaire (9), John_Vaughan (10), Bretzky1 (13)

Score: 10.67

5
12,138 members, 181 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (3), AnnaClaire (7), smc1 (18), kara.shamy (70)

Score: 8.82

6
47 members, 1 review
3.25 stars (3.25 stars)

Lists: mazurat (2), smcwl (4), smc1 (8)

Score: 8.57

7
4,709 members, 88 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: mazurat (3), smc1 (4), John_Vaughan (18)

Score: 7.81

8
1,120 members, 27 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

Lists: thorold (5), mazurat (8), souloftherose (9)

Score: 7.36

9
2,457 members, 19 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: raperper (1), souloftherose (4)

Score: 6.83

10
2,719 members, 62 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: tomryan (1), AnnaClaire (5)

Score: 6.68

11
1,051 members, 22 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: smc1 (1), mazurat (5)

Score: 6.68

12
300 members, 3 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (1), mazurat (6)

Score: 6.56

13
1,595 members, 31 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: smcwl (3), smc1 (27), John_Vaughan (29)

Score: 6.52

14
804 members, 16 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: Diane-bpcb (6), souloftherose (11), smc1 (31)

Score: 6.45

15
2,535 members, 39 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: Diane-bpcb (5), AnnaClaire (8), kara.shamy (71)

Score: 6.43

16
497 members, 11 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: JuliaMaria (2), Diane-bpcb (3)

Score: 6.4

17
10 members, 1 review
3 stars (3 stars)

Lists: lornah02 (1), Diane-bpcb (9)

Score: 6.31

18
2,040 members, 28 reviews
4.45 stars (4.45 stars)

Lists: smcwl (1), smc1 (11)

Score: 6.2

19
8,773 members, 218 reviews
4.45 stars (4.45 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (1), AnnaClaire (13)

Score: 6.11

20
123 members, 2 reviews
2.93 stars (2.93 stars)

Lists: thorold (6), John_Vaughan (27), smc1 (29)

Score: 6.03

21
108 members, 1 review
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Lists: jefbra (1), John_Vaughan (19)

Score: 5.92

22
159 members, 3 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (2), smc1 (7)

Score: 5.82

23
102 members, 3 reviews
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

Lists: John_Vaughan (2), mazurat (7)

Score: 5.82

24
476 members, 3 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: smcwl (2), smc1 (9)

Score: 5.67

26
769 members, 14 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: Minthe (1), kara.shamy (72)

Score: 5.37

27
802 members, 31 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (1), kara.shamy (73)

Score: 5.37

29
1,674 members, 8 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (4), John_Vaughan (8)

Score: 5.21

30
40 members, 3 reviews
4.43 stars (4.43 stars)

Lists: smc1 (5), John_Vaughan (9)

Score: 4.98

31
968 members, 11 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: Diane-bpcb (4), smc1 (20)

Score: 4.72

32
2,044 members, 29 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (5), smc1 (17)

Score: 4.65

33
1,298 members, 39 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: mazurat (9), smc1 (10)

Score: 4.56

34
2,760 members, 65 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (6), smc1 (22)

Score: 4.4

35
325 members, 5 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: thorold (11), JuliaMaria (15)

Score: 4.23

36
812 members, 20 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (10), Bretzky1 (21)

Score: 4.12

37
4,299 members, 165 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (10), smc1 (24)

Score: 4.06

38
5,163 members, 70 reviews
4.39 stars (4.39 stars)

Lists: MDGentleReader (1)

Score: 4

41
100 members, 1 review
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: John_Vaughan (1)

Score: 4

42
82 members, 3 reviews
4.39 stars (4.39 stars)

Lists: elkiedee (1)

Score: 4

43
69 members, 0 reviews

Lists: hipdeep (1)

Score: 4

44
59 members, 0 reviews
4.67 stars (4.67 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (1)

Score: 4

45
34 members, 1 review
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)

Lists: SnootyBaronet (1)

Score: 4

46
1,010 members, 35 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (6), kara.shamy (74)

Score: 3.92

47
12 members, 1 review
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (11), smc1 (30)

Score: 3.91

48
4,699 members, 69 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: John_Vaughan (16), smc1 (25)

Score: 3.79

50
1,114 members, 33 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (14), kara.shamy (51)

Score: 3.57

52
628 members, 9 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: smc1 (2)

Score: 3.36

53
549 members, 2 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: Diane-bpcb (2)

Score: 3.36

54
445 members, 18 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: raperper (2)

Score: 3.36

55
439 members, 4 reviews
4.28 stars (4.28 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (2)

Score: 3.36

56
421 members, 7 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: thorold (2)

Score: 3.36

57
274 members, 6 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (2)

Score: 3.36

58
225 members, 2 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: Minthe (2)

Score: 3.36

59
194 members, 9 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: elkiedee (2)

Score: 3.36

60
2,631 members, 23 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (3)

Score: 3.04

62
712 members, 46 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (3)

Score: 3.04

63
704 members, 8 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: Minthe (3)

Score: 3.04

64
497 members, 6 reviews
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (3)

Score: 3.04

65
212 members, 1 review
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: thorold (3)

Score: 3.04

66
34 members, 1 review
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: smc1 (3)

Score: 3.04

67
10 members, 1 review

Lists: John_Vaughan (3)

Score: 3.04

68
2,494 members, 134 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (4)

Score: 2.83

69
424 members, 7 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: thorold (4)

Score: 2.83

70
223 members, 6 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: elkiedee (4)

Score: 2.83

71
211 members, 1 review
4.56 stars (4.56 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (4)

Score: 2.83

72
162 members, 3 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Lists: John_Vaughan (4)

Score: 2.83

73
131 members, 2 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

Lists: JuliaMaria (4)

Score: 2.83

74
123 members, 1 review
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (4)

Score: 2.83

75
2,693 members, 25 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (5)

Score: 2.68

76
2,280 members, 38 reviews
4.57 stars (4.57 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (5)

Score: 2.68

77
404 members, 6 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: JuliaMaria (5)

Score: 2.68

78
360 members, 9 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Lists: elkiedee (5)

Score: 2.68

79
71 members, 2 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: Minthe (5)

Score: 2.68

80
1,870 members, 27 reviews
4.37 stars (4.37 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (6)

Score: 2.56

81
1,134 members, 17 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)

Lists: elkiedee (6)

Score: 2.56

82
685 members, 4 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: JuliaMaria (6)

Score: 2.56

83
117 members, 5 reviews
3.31 stars (3.31 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (6)

Score: 2.56

85
25 members, 10 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: Minthe (6)

Score: 2.56

86
16 members, 1 review
3 stars (3 stars)

Lists: John_Vaughan (6)

Score: 2.56

87
15,965 members, 415 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: Minthe (7)

Score: 2.46

88
1,430 members, 40 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (7)

Score: 2.46

90
433 members, 7 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (7)

Score: 2.46

91
121 members, 4 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (7)

Score: 2.46

92
69 members, 2 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: elkiedee (7)

Score: 2.46

93
13 members, 0 reviews
5 stars (5 stars)

Lists: thorold (7)

Score: 2.46

95
2,406 members, 41 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)

Lists: thorold (8)

Score: 2.38

96
2,322 members, 27 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: JuliaMaria (8)

Score: 2.38

97
1,597 members, 24 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: Diane-bpcb (8)

Score: 2.38

98
1,296 members, 35 reviews
4.58 stars (4.58 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (8)

Score: 2.38

99
331 members, 24 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (8)

Score: 2.38

100
203 members, 3 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Lists: elkiedee (8)

Score: 2.38

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Started by: John_Vaughan (January 2012)

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