Sunday, January 9, 2011

2010 - Books I read this year: 82 books!
  • In the Company of Others by Jan Karon
  • The Emperor of Ocean Park by Stephen Carter
  • A countess by Christmas by Annie Burrows
  • The Two Towers by JRR Tolkien
  • Ivanhoe by Sir Walter Scott
  • The Voyage of the Dawn Treader by C. S. Lewis
  • Cross-Cultural Connections by Duane Elmer
  • Deadline by Randy Alcorn
  • Fiber and Brimstone by Laura Childs
  • Night by Elie Wiesel
  • Friend Raising by Betty Barnett
  • The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster
  • Families on the Move by Marion Knell
  • Halt's Peril by John Flanagan
  • The Fellowship of the Ring by Tolkien
  • Glory Revealed by David Nassar
  • Epic by John Eldrege
  • Danzig Passage by Bodie Theone
  • Warsaw Requiem by Bodie Theone
  • Whose Body? by Dorothy Sayers
  • LonesomeDove by Larry McMurty
  • Cream Puff Murder by Joann Fluke
  • Crusader's Cross by James Lee Burke
  • The Tin Roof Blowdown by james Lee Burke
  • A Stained White Radiance by james Lee Burke
  • The Sign of the Book by John Dunning
  • The Vicar's Daughter by George MacDonald
  • The Seaboard Parish by George MacDonald
  • Lost Boy by Greg Laurie
  • The Summons by John Grisham
  • Her Mother's Hope by Francine Rivers
  • A Light in the Storm by Karen Hesse
  • The Chosen by Chaim Potok
  • Eggs Benedict Arnold by Laura Childs
  • Storm Warning by Linda Sue Parks
  • Annals of A Quiet Neighborhood by George MacDonald
  • The Teaberry Strangler by Laura Childs
  • Oolong Dead by Laura Childs
  • The Insider by Jeff Nesbit
  • This Present Darkness by Frank Peretti
  • A Gathering of Days by Joan Blos
  • Jerusalem Interlude by Bodie Thone
  • Rangers Apprentice (books 1-8) by John Flanagan
  • Rooms by James L. Rubart
  • Deliver Us From Evil by Robin Caroll
  • Spindrift by Physllis A Whitney
  • The Turquise Mask by Phyllis A. Whitney
  • Green by Ted Dekker
  • Caddie Woodlawn by Carol Ryrie Brink
  • The Twenty-One Balloons by William Pene du Bois
  • Mr. and Mrs. Fitzwilliam Darcy by Sharon Lathan
  • Munich signature by Bodie Thone
  • Prague Counterpoint by Bodie Thone
  • Vienna Prelude by Bodie Thone
  • White by Ted Dekker
  • Red by Ted Dekker
  • Columbella by Phyllis A. Whitney
  • Hunter's Green by Phyllis A. Whitney
  • The Fudge Cupcake Murder by Joanne Fluke
  • The Viper's Nest by Peter Lerangis
  • In Too Deep by Jude Watson
  • Black by Ted Dekker
  • Hidden Places by Lynn Austin
  • The Black Circle by Peter Carman
  • Beyond the Grave by J. Watson
  • The Sword Thief by P Lerargis
  • One False Note by G. Korman
  • The Jungle by Upton Sinclair
  • The Maze of Bones by Rick Riordian
  • Strawberry Shortcake Murder by Joanne Fluke
  • Crazy Love by Franis Chan
  • A Busy year At the Old Squire's by C. A. Stephens
  • Candy Cane Murder by Laura Levine
  • Plum Pudding Murder by Joanne Fluke
  • Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand

Friday, January 1, 2010

Books read in 2009

73 books in 2009. Wow.

Classics, World Situations, Cheap Fiction, Mystery, theology, and ....even youth fiction. I like it all. Thank you, Lord, for the written word!
  • The Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club by Dorothy Sayers
  • There Goes the Bride by M. C. Beaton
  • The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • The Child's Story Bible by Catherine Vos
  • Powers by John Olsen
  • Shade by John Olsen
  • Until We Reach Home by Lynn Austin
  • The Teahouse Fire by Ellis Avery
  • Skin by Ted Dekker
  • The Return of SherlockHomes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Travels With Charley by John Steinbeck
  • When heaven Weeps by Ted Dekker
  • Chill Out! Josey by Susan May Warren
  • Eggs in Purgatory by Laura Childs
  • Tragic Magic by Laura Childs
  • The Storekeeper's Daughter by Wanda E. Brunstetter
  • Everything's Coming Up Josie by Susan May Warren
  • Glory Road, edited by Anthony Carter
  • And the Shofar Blew by Francine Rivers
  • Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen
  • Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift
  • Among the Gods by Lynn Austin
  • Faith of My Fathers by Lynn Austin
  • The Guernsey Literary and Potatoe Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer
  • Beau Carusoe by Carla Kelly
  • At the Foot of the Rainbow by Gene Stratton-Porter
  • Third Culture Kids by David C Pollock
  • Do Hard Things by Alex and Brett Harris
  • The Red Pony by John Steinbeck
  • Summer Morning, Summer Night by Ray Bradbury
  • Here's to the Ladies by Carla Kelly
  • A Woman's Place by Lynn Austin
  • The Translator by Daoud Hari
  • The Strength Of His Hand by Lynn Austin
  • The Wedding Journey by Carla Kelly
  • Sylvester by Georgette Heyer
  • Swing by Rupert Holmes
  • No Dark Place by Joan Wolf
  • Yvonne Goes to York by Marion Chesney
  • Beatrice Goes to Brighton by Marion Chesney
  • Penelope Goes to Portmouth by marion Chesney
  • Belinda Goes to Bath by marion Chesney
  • Emily Goes to Exeter by Marion Chesney
  • Pistols for Two by Georgette Heyer
  • Fire by Night by Lynn Austin
  • David Copperfield by Charles Dickens
  • Stealing Home by Allison Pittman
  • Elsie Dinsmore by Martha Finley
  • Give All to Love by Patricia Veryan
  • A Proper Pursuit by Lynn Austin
  • Dyer Consequences by Maggie Sefton
  • A Killer Stitch by Maggie Sefton
  • Death of a Witch by MC Beaton
  • Replay by Ken Grimwood
  • That Hideous Strength by CS Lewis
  • Perelandra by CS Lewis
  • Out of the Silent Planet by CS Lewis
  • Joker One by Donovan Campbell
  • Lady Susan by Jane Austen
  • The Mandarin of Mayfair by Patricia Veryan
  • What Am I Doing Here? by Dan and Esther Burris
  • Never Doubt I Love by Patrica Veryan
  • A Shadow's Bliss by Patricia Veryan
  • Ask Me No Questions by Patricia Veryan
  • Mayhem in Miniature by Margaret Grace
  • The Carrot Cake Murder by Joann Fluke
  • Had We Never Loved by Patricia Veryan
  • Time's Fool by Patricia Veryan
  • Hannah Coulter by Wendell Berry
  • Murder In Miniature by Margaret Grace
  • Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
  • The Negotiator by Dee Henderson
  • Red Hugh by Deborah Lisson

Wednesday, December 31, 2008

Books Read in 2008

  • A Christmas Carol (The Graphic Novel) by Charles Dickens
  • Lord of the Flies by William Golding
  • Portuguese Irreguar Verbs by Alexander Mccall Smith
  • Jotham's Journey by Arnold Ytreeide
  • The Silver Needle Mystery by Laura Childs
  • Frill Kill by Laura Childs
  • Peace Like A River by Leif Enger
  • Murder in China Town by Victoria Thompson
  • The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett
  • A Spoonful of Poison by M. C. Beaton
  • Death of a Gentle Lady by M. C. Beaton
  • Free-Range Knitter by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee
  • The Apprentice by Pilar Molina Llorente
  • Dragondale by some young author
  • Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Death Swatch by Laura Childs
  • The Red Tent by Anita Diamant
  • Infidel by Ayaan Hirsi Ali
  • War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
  • The Claverings by Anthony Trollope
  • Murder on Bank Street by Victoria Thompson
  • Forsaken by James David Jordan
  • The Shack by Wllm P. Young
  • The Velvet Room by Zilpha Keatly Snyder
  • A Day In The Life of Ivan Denisovich by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
  • My Antonia by Willa Cather
  • Lady of Quality by Georgette Heyer
  • Death in the Stocks by Georgette Heyer
  • Home Girl: Building a Dream House on Lawless Block by Judith Matloff
  • Augustine Goes to Kent by Barbara Willard
  • Horse of a Different Color by Ralph Moody
  • Son of Charlemagne by Barbara Willard
  • A Swiftly Tilting Planet by Madeleine L'Engle
  • A Door in the Wall by madeleine L'Engle
  • A Wrinkle in time by Madeleine L'Engle
  • Hinds Feet on High Places by hannah Hunard
  • Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortennson
  • Corrie Ten Boom by J & G Benge
  • The Dry Divide by Ralph Moody
  • A Daughter of the Land by Gene Stratton-Porter
  • The Silver Needle Murder by Laura Childs
  • Twice Freed by Patricia St. John
  • Tanglewood's Secret by Patricia St. John
  • The Clear Light of Day by Penelope Wilcock
  • The Bronze Bow by Elizabeth George Speare
  • The New Year's Quilt by Jennifer Chiaverini
  • The Gun Seller by Hugh Laurie
  • The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison
  • Faithful Women and Their Extraordinary God by Noel Piper
  • And The Word Came With Power by Joanne Shelter
  • Home to Holly Springs by Jan Karon

Friday, January 4, 2008

Books Read in 2007

56 books read in 2007, and several great classics!

A Tale Of Two Cities - Dickens
Tabitha's Travels - Arnold Ytreeide
The Fields of Home - Ralph Moody
The Hobbit - J.R.R. Tolkien
With An Everlasting Love by Kay Arthur
The Robe by Lloyd C. Douglas
Moby Dick by Hermann Melville
Star of Light by Patricia St. John
A Painted House by John Grisham
The Giver by Lois Lowry
Kissing Christmas Goodbye by M C Beaton
A Girl of the Limberlost by Gene Stratton-Porter
Where the River Begins by Patricia St. John
Frill Kill by Laura Childs
A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
The Scribe by Francine Rivers
Damsels in Distress by Joan Hess
Rainbow Garden by Patricia St. John
John Bibee's whole "Spirit Flyer" series (#1-8)
Great Expectations by C. Dickens
The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency
My Side of the Mountain by Jean Craighead George
The Good Earth by Pearl Buck
Dragonwell Dead by Laura Childs
The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoevsky
Mary Slessor by Janet & Geoff Benge
Caddie Woodlawn by Carol Ryrie Brink
A Chance to Die, The Life and Legacy of Amy Carmichael by Elisabeth Elliot
Joseph Hayden, The Merry Peasant by Opal Wheeler and Sybil Deucher
The Body in the Boullion by Katherine Page Hall
The Body in the Kelp by Katherine Page Hall
Heaven, Your Real Home, by Joni Erikson Tada
The Big Fisherman by Lloyd C. Douglas
Words by Heart by Ouida Sebestyen
The Body in the Belfry by Katherine Page Hall
Death of a Maid, M. C. Beaton
Adela Cathcart Vol 3, George MacDonald
Sebastian Bach, The Boy from Thuringia by Opal Wheeler and Sybil Deucher
Tender Memories, Poems and Short Stories of East Africa, Various Authors
Knitting, A Novel by Anne Bartlett
Stephanie Pearl-McPhee Casts Off
Freckles by Gene Stratton Porter
Julie of the Wolves by Jean Craighead George
Adela Cathcart Vol 2 by George MacDonald
The Wanderings of Odysseus by Rosemary Sutcliff
The Hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conon Coyle
Black Ships Before Troy by Rosemary Sutcliff
Adela Cathcart Vol 1 by George MacDonald