Sunday, October 31, 2010


1. Russian Winter by Daphne Kalotay
2. Mamba Point by Kurtis Scaletta
3. The Good Daughters by Joyce Maynard
4. The Other Half of My Heart by Sundee Frazier
5. Breaking Night by Liz Murray
6. Crossing the Tracks by Barbara Stuber
7. Cold Hands, Warm Heart by Jill Wolfson
8. Ramona Forever by Beverly Cleary
9. The Island by Elin Hildebrand
10. The Gendarme by Mark Mustian
11. The Properties of Water by Hannah Roberts McKinnon
12. A Secret Kept by Tatiana de Rosnay
13. The Doctor and the Diva by Adrienne McDonnell
14. 90 Miles to Havana by Enrique Flores-Galbis
15. Saving Sky by Diane Stanley
16. What We Have by Amy Boesky
17. Under a Red Sky by Haya Leah Molnar
18. The Personal History of Rachel DuPree by Ann Weisgarber
19. I'd Know You Anywhere by Laura Lippman
20. Factory Girls: From Village to City in Changing China by Leslie T. Chang
21. The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place by Mary Rose Wood

19 of 21 books were from the library
10 of 21 books were middle grade or YA
3 of 21 books were written by male authors, 18 by females
4 books were memoir or non-fiction, 17 were fiction

Saturday, October 2, 2010


1. Life, After by Sarah Darer Littman
2. Tangled by Carolyn Mackler
3. When Did I Get Like This? by Amy Wilson
4. The Dancing Pancake by Eileen Spinelli
5. Seattle Blues by Michael Wenberg
6. Juliet by Anne Fortier
7. Zoo Story by Thomas French
8. Perfect Reader by Maggie Pouncey
9. Still Missing by Chevy Stevens
10. For Freedom: The Story of A French Spy by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
11. Stiltsville by Susanna Daniel
12. Fragile by Lisa Unger
13. Ninth Ward by Jewell Parker Rhodes
14. Silencing Sam by Julie Kramer
15. Thin, Rich, Pretty by Beth Harbison
16. Bamboo People by Mitali Perkins
17. Growing Up Bin Laden by Najwa Bin Ladin and Omar Bin Laden
18. This is Where We Live by Janelle Brown
19. Ramona Quimby, Age 8 by Beverly Cleary
20. Healer by Carol Cassella

12 of 20 books are adult books, 8 are middle grade or YA
3 are written by male authors, 17 by females
3 of 20 books are my own, 17 are from the library
3 are non-fiction, 17 are fiction