Books Read 2009-16

BookList

Books Read In 2016:

  • *The Rosie Project by Graeme Samson   (January 7)
  • *The Rosie Effect by Graeme Simsion   (January 7)
  • *Winter’s Prey by John Sanford – not reviewed
  • *Me Before You by JoJo Moyes   (January 14)
  • *After You by JoJo Moyes   (January 14)
  • Dreaming In Cuban by Christina Garcia – not reviewed
  • Maple Syrup Cookbook by Ken Haedrich   (January 16)
  • *Career of Evil by Robert Galbraith/J.K. Rowling   (January 21)
  • *Ford County by John Gisham   (January 28)
  • Sparkling Cyanide by Agatha Christie  (February 4)
  • *The Hollow by Agatha Christie   (February 4)
  • *Lady Susan by Jane Austen – not reviewed
  • *Rock With Wings by Anne Hillman       (February 11)
  • Tony Hillerman’s Landscape by Anne Hillman   (February 11)
  • *Hunted by Karen Robards – not reviewed
  • Circling the Sun by Paula McLain   (February 18)
  • *Carry On by Rainbow Rowell – not reviewed
  • *Any Other Name by Craig Johnson   (February25)
  • *Dear Life by Alice Munro – not reviewed
  • The Opposite of Everyone by Joshilyn Jackson   (March 3)
  • A Lesson In Secrets by Jacqueline Winspear   (March 10)
  • *Fried Green Tomatoes At The Whistle Stop Cafe by Fannie Flagg   (March 12)
  • *The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah   (March 17)
  • Blood Money by Scott Pratt – not reviewed
  • *Agatha Raisin and the Potted Gardener – not reviewed
  • *Agatha Raisin and the Curious Curate – not reviewed
  • *The Liar by Nora Roberts – not reviewed
  • *A Fighting Chance by Elizabeth Warren   (April 7)
  • The Senator Next Door by Amy Klobuchar   (April 7)
  • *New York in a Dozen Dishes by Robert Sietsema  (April 9)
  • The Madwoman Upstairs by Catheterize Lowell   (Apeil 15)
  • *The Paying Guests gy Sarah Waters   (Apil 15)
  • *Dead Watch by John Sanford – not reviewed
  • Journey To Munich by Jacqueline Winspear  (April 17)
  • What You See by Hank Philippic Ryan   (April 21)
  • *Inherent Vice by Thomas Pynchon – not reviewed
  • Only In Naples by Katherine Wilson   (April 23)
  • Fading Starlight by Kathryn Cushman  (April 24)
  • *The Arsonist  by Sue Miller   (May 1)
  • *The Crossing by Michael Connelly   (May 5)
  • Taken At the Flood by Agatha Christie   (May 12)
  • Crooked House by Agatha Christie   (May 12)
  • Death of a Gossip by M.C. Beaton  – not reviewed
  • Death of a Cad by M.C. Beaton   – not reviewed
  • *Rogue Lawyer by John Grisham  (May 19)
  • *Partners by John Grisham   (May 19)
  • All the Single Ladies by Dorotheo Benton Frank   (May 26)
  • Waiter Rant by Steve Dublanica   (May 28)
  • *Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee   (June 2)
  • Blood Defense by Marcia Clark   (June 9)
  • *New York Dead by Stuart Woods  (June 16)
  • *Scandalous Behavior by Stuart Woods   (June 16)
  • Charm City by Laura Lippman   (June 23)
  • *My Name Is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout   (June 30)
  • *The Last Kind Words Saloon by Larry McMurtry – not reviewed
  • *Saving Grace by Julie Garwood – not reviewed
  • *Mind Prey by John Sanford – not reviewed
  • The Yellow Rose Beauty Saloon by Carolyn Brown – not reviewed
  • This House Of Sky by Ivan Doig   (July 7)
  • *Bad Country by C.B. McKenzie   not reviewed
  • Faithful Place by Tana French   (July 14)
  • *The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald – not reviewed
  • A Murder Is Announced bt Agatha Christie   (July 21)
  • My Berlin Kitchen by Luisa Weiss   (July 23)
  • The Wedding Pearls by Carolyn Brown – not revewed
  • *The Obsession by Nora Roberts   (August 4)
  • *The Notorious RBG by Irin Carbon   (August 11)
  • The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead – not reviewed
  • The Branson Beauty by Claire Booth   (August 18)
  • Suspect by Robert Crais   – not reviewed
  • A Great Reckoning by Louise Penny  (September 8)
  • Burnt Toast Makes You Sing Good by Kathleen Flinn – not reviewed
  • Closed Casket by Sophie Hannah   (September 11)
  • Breathless In Love by Bella Andre – not reviewed
  • *Old Jules by Mari Sandoz – not reviewed
  • Cop Town by Karin Slaughter   (September 15)
  • Fool Me Once by Harlan Coben – not reviewed
  • Plain Fame by Sarh Price – not reviewed
  • *Memory Man by David Baldacci  (September 22)
  • A Single Thread by Marie Bostwick – not reviewed
  • Iron Lake by William Kent Krueger   (September 30)
  • Boundary Waters by William Kent Krueger   (September 30)
  • *The Blessing Way by Tony Hillman – not reviewed
  • *In the Woods by Tana French   (October 9)
  • *Accused by Lisa Scottoline   (October 13)
  • *Betrayed by Lisa Scottoline   (October 13)
  • *Corrupted by Lisa Scottoline   (October 13)
  • Excellent Women by Barbara Pym – not reviewed
  • *Eligible by Curtis Sittenfeld – not reviewed
  • Chaising Darkness by Robert Crais – not reviewed
  • Hostile Witness by Rebecca Forster – not reviewed
  • *Forty Thieves by Thomas Perry   (October 20)
  • *President’s Shadow by Brad Meltzer – not reviewed
  • *This Is Where I Leave You by Jonathan Tropper – not reviewed
  • The Dude Diet by Serena Wolf   (October 28)
  • IQ by Joe Ide  (November 2)
  • *Escape Clause by John Sandford – not reviewed
  • *The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman  (November 10)
  • Purgatory Ridge by William Kent Krueger – not reviewed
  • The Whistler by John Grisham   (November 17)
  • Any Means Necessary by Jack Mars – not reviewed
  • A Crime of Passion by Scott Pratt – not reviewed
  • Love, Literary Style by Karin Gillespie   (November 21)
  • *Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel – not reviewed
  • *David and Goliath by Malcom Gladwell   (November 25)
  • *The Forgotten Man by Robert Crais – not reviewed
  • Ordinary Gracce by William Kent Williams   (December 1)
  • *Emma: A Modern Retelling by Alexander McCall Smith   (December 8)
  • A Cherry Cola Christmas by Ashton Lee   (December 15)

 

Books Read In 2015:

Books Read In 2014:

  1. *Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline  (Jan 9)
  2. Is God Real Or Pretend? by Jennifer Horsman  (January 16)
  3. Storm Front by John Sandford  (Jan 17)
  4. *The Book Thief by Markus Zusak  (Jan 23)
  5. *A Room With a View by E.M. Forster  (Jan 25)
  6. *Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell  (Feb 2)
  7. At the River’s Edge by Mariah Stewart  (Feb 7)
  8. *One, Two, Buckle My Shoe by Agatha Christie  (Feb 10)
  9. The Girl With a Clock For a Heart by Peter Swanson  (Feb 13)
  10. *Over the River and Into the Trees by Ernest Hemingway  (Feb 20)
  11. Under the Wide and Starry Sky by Nancy Horan  (Feb 24)
  12. *Shock Wave by John Sandford  (Feb 27)
  13. Moving Target by J.A. Jance  (March 6)
  14. The Accident by Chris Pavone  (March 10)
  15. *Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte  (March 14)
  16. *Blue Heaven by C.J. Box  (March 17)
  17. *Sackett’s Land by Louis L’Amour  (March 20)
  18. *12th of Never by James Patterson  (March 23)
  19. *Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan  (March 28)
  20. Murder Is Easy by Agatha Christie  (March 31)
  21. Black Chalk by Christopher J. Yates  (April 3)
  22. *Flora and Ulysses by Kate DiCamillo  (April 6)
  23. *FanGirl by Rainbow Rowell  (April 10)
  24. We Are Here by Michael Marshall  (April 14)
  25. Thursday at Noon by William F. Brown  (April 17)
  26. *A Passage to India by E.M. Forster  (April 24)
  27. Fresh Egg by Jennifer Trainer Thompson
  28. *The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate  (May 1)
  29. Natchez Burning by Greg Iles  (May 5)
  30. Delicious! by Ruth Reichl  (May 9)
  31. *Dead End in Norvelt by Jack Gantos  (May 11)
  32. The Garden Plot by Marty Wingate  (May 15)
  33. *The  Gods of Guilt by Michael Connelly  (May 18)
  34. Maya’s Notebook by Isabel Allende  (May 22)
  35. *America Again by Stephen Colbert  (May 29)
  36. *Let’s Pretend This Never Happened by Jenny Lawson  (May 29)
  37. *Cold Dish by Craig Johnson  (June 1)
  38. *The Art of Fielding by Chad Harbach  (June 5)
  39. *Appaloosa by Robert B. Parker  (June 8)
  40. *Resolution by Robert B. Parker  (June 8)
  41. *Brimstone by Robert B, Parker
  42. *Blue Eyed Devil by Robert B. Parker
  43. 3-Day Reset by Pooja Mottl  (June 13)
  44. *Moon Over Manifest by Clare Vanderpool  (June 16)
  45. The Bartender’s Tale by Ivan Doig  (June 19)
  46. The Divorce Papers by Susan Rieger  (Jun 22)
  47. *The Glassblower of Murano by Marina Fiorato  (June 26)
  48. The Code of the Hills by Nancy Allen  (June 30)
  49. *Sycamore Row by John Grisham  (July 3)
  50. Endangered by Jean Love Cush  (July 6)
  51. Still Life With Breadcrumbs by Anna Quindlen  (July 10)
  52. *One Crazy Sunner by Rita Williams-Garcia  (July 13)
  53. *The All-Girl Filling Station’s Last Reunion by Fannie Flagg  (July 17)
  54. The New Men by Jon Enfield  (August 14)
  55. Yankee Club by Michael Murphy  (August 18)
  56. Landline by Rainbow Rowell  (August 21)
  57. Rooted In Love by Beth Wiseman  (August 28)
  58. Left Turn at Paradise by Thomas Sawver  (September 5)
  59. Evil Under the Sun by Agatha Christie  (September 11)
  60. *One Summer: America, 1927  (September 15)
  61. *Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood by Rececca Wells  (September 18)
  62. *The Buddha In the Attic by Julie Otsuka  (September 21)
  63. The Long Way Home by Louise Penny  (September 25)
  64. *This Is the Rope by Jacqueline Woodson  (September 28)
  65. *Looking For Salvation at the Dairy Queen by Susan Gregg Gilmore  (October 2)
  66. *The Brass Verdict by Michael Connelly  (October 5)
  67. *The Collector by Nora Roberts  (October 9)
  68. The Competition by Marcia Clark  (October 12)
  69. *The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway  (October 17)
  70. *The Age of LIsence by Lucy Knisley
  71. One Minus One by Ruth Doan MacDougal  (October 23)
  72. *The Whole Enchilada by Diane Mott Davidson  (October  27)
  73. Certainty by Victor Bevine  (October 30)
  74. The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt  (November 2)
  75. Dangerous Denial by Amy Ray  (November 9)
  76. By the Book edited by Pamela Paul  (November 13)
  77. The White Princess by Philippa Gregory  (November 17)
  78. *The Five Little Pigs by Agatha Christie  (November 20)
  79. The American Way of Eating by Tracie McMillan  (November 29)
  80. *Persuasion by Jane Austen  (December 4)
  81. Personal by Lee Child  (December 6)
  82. The Language of Hoffbeats by Catherine Ryan Hyde  (December 12)
  83. Thorn by Lisa Jackson  (December 18)
  84. Matt by Lisa Jackson  (December 18)
  85. Slade by Lisa Jackson  (Dec 18)
  86. Randi by Lisa Jackson  (Dec 18)
  87. A Quilt for Christmas by Sandra Dallas  (December 20)

Books Read in 2013:

  1. Audition by Barbara Walters  (Jan 4)
  2. Dream More by Dolly Parton  (Jan 4)
  3. *Calico Joe by John Grisham  (Jan 10)
  4. *Beowulf  (Jan 18)
  5. *The Midwife’s Apprentice by Karen Cushman  (Jan. 24)
  6. *If You Lived Here I’d Know Your Name by Heather Lende (Jan. 31)  A+
  7. The Long Way Home by Mariah Stewart  (Feb. 7)
  8. *The Brutal Telling by Louise Penny  (Feb. 14)  A+
  9. Clues to Christie by Agatha Christie  (Feb. 21)
  10. *When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead  (Feb. 28)
  11. *Chili Nation by Jane and Michael Stern  (March 2)
  12. *Heat Lightning by John Sandford  (March 7)
  13. *The Tortilla Curtain by T.C. Boyle  (March 14)
  14. The Missing File by D.A. Mishani  (March 22)
  15. *Dumpling Soup by Jama Kim Rattigan  (March 23)
  16. *The Appeal by John Grisham  (March 28)
  17. *Miss Julia Paints the Town by Ann B. Ross  (April 4)
  18. *The Black Box by Michael Connelly  (April 13)
  19. *Back to Work by Bill Clinton  (April 18)
  20. *Drift by Rachael Maddow  (April 18)
  21. *American Grown by Michelle Obama  (April 18)
  22. Untold Damages by Robert K. Lewis  (April 22)
  23. Kinsey and Me by Sue Grafton  (May 2)
  24. Starting Now by Debbie Maccomber  (May 9)
  25. Deadly Harvest by Michael Stanley  (May 13)
  26. *My Beloved World by Sonia Sotomayor  (May 17)
  27. *Lunch Lady and the Cyborg Substitute by Jarrett Krosoczka  (May 20)
  28. *Lunch Lady and the League of Librarians by Jarrett Krosoczka   (May 20)
  29. Looking For Me by Beth Hoffman  (May 25)
  30. The Cottage at Glass Beach by Heather Barbeiri  (May 27)
  31. Bury Your Dead by Louise Penney  (May 30)
  32. *Rough Country by John Sanford  (June 3)
  33. Twerp by Mark Goldblatt  (June 6)
  34. *Three Junes by Julia Glass  (June 10)
  35. Sight Reading by Daphne Kalotay  (June 13)
  36. *Relish by Lucy Knisley  (June 16)
  37. *Below Zero by C.J. Box  (June20)
  38. Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver   (June 25)
  39. A Beautiful Heist by Kim Foster  (June 27)
  40. The Chaperone by Laura Moriarty  (July 15)
  41. *Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck  (July 20)
  42. Nobody’s Baby But Mine by Suzanne Elizabeth Phillips  (July 25)
  43. Home To Whiskey Creek by Brenda Novak  (July 29)
  44. When You Touch Me by Brenda Novak  (July 29)
  45. *Zero Day by David Baldacci  (August 1)
  46. *The Forgotten by David Baldacci  (August 1)
  47. *Riders of the Purple Sage by Zane Grey  (August 5)
  48. *Trick of the Light by Louise Penny  (August 8)
  49. *Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed  (August 15)
  50. *Sad Cypress by Agatha Christie   (August 22)
  51. *Bad Blood by John Sandford  (August 30)
  52. The Arrangement by Mary Balogh  (September 4)
  53. *The Fault In Our Stars by John Green  (September 12)
  54. Lowcountry Bombshell by Susan Boyer  (September 16)
  55. *The Highway by C.J. Box  (September 19)
  56. *Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong by Prudence Sheen   (Septeber 26)
  57. *Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth  (September  29)
  58. *The Burgess Boys by Elizabeth Strout  (October 4)
  59. *The Beautiful Mystery by Louise Penny   (October 11)
  60. Songs of Willow Frost by Jamie Ford  (October 14)
  61. The Bride Wore Size 12 by Meg Cabot   (October 17)
  62. *The Racketeer by John Grisham   (October 20)
  63. Life Itself by Roger Ebert  (October 25)
  64. *Elephants Can Remember by Agatha Christie  (October 31)
  65. The Stranger You Know by Andrea Kane  (November 4)
  66. *How the Light Gets In by Louise Penny  (November 8)
  67. JFK’s Last Hundred Days by Thurston Clarke  (November 15)
  68. A Talent for Trouble by Jen Turano  (November 18)
  69. The Alligator Man by James Sheehan  (November 22)
  70. The Persian Pickle Club by Sandra Dallas  (December 1)

Books Read in 2012:

  1. Wine To Water by Doc Hendley  (1/5)
  2. *Austenland by Shannon Hale (1/12)
  3. Cooking Solves Everything by Mark Bittman  (1/14)
  4. The Western Lit Survival Kit by Sandra Newman (1/19)
  5. *Inside Out & Back Again by Thanhh Lai (1/19)  QGR
  6. Death On the Nile by Agatha Christie  (1/24)
  7. Our Man In the Dark by Rashad Williamson  (1/27)
  8. *The Spellman Files by Lisa Lutz  (2/2)
  9. Second Son by Lee Child (2/9)
  10. No Time Left by David Baldacci (2/9)
  11. The Fearless Mrs. Goodwin by Elizabeth Mitchell (2/9)
  12. Lunatics by Dave Barry and Alan Zweibel (2/14) QGR
  13. The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes (2/16) QGR
  14. Walter’s Muse by Jean Davies Okimoto (2/21)
  15. Pioneer Woman: From Black Heels to Tractor Wheels (2/23)
  16. *The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake by Amy Bender (2/25)
  17. A Moveable Feast by Ernest Hemingway (2/28)
  18. Salvage the Bones by Jesmyn Ward (3/1) QGR
  19. Just Tacos by Shelley Wiseman (3/3)
  20. Sonoma Rose by Jennifer Chiaverini (3/6)
  21. The Knitter’s Home Companion by   (3/8)
  22. A Good American by Alex George (3/12)  QGR
  23. Come and Find Me by Hallie Ephron (3/13)
  24. *A Ball for Daisy by Chris Raschka (3/15) QGR
  25. The Body in the Library by Agatha Christie (3/22)
  26. The Book Club Cookbook by Judi Gelman and Vicki Krupp (3/31)
  27. *The Odyssey by Homer (4/2)
  28. Pioneer Woman Cooks by Ree Drummond (4/7)
  29. Chasing Midnight by Randy Wayne White (4/10) QGR
  30. The Welcome Committee of Butternut Creek  by Jane Myers Perrine (4/9)
  31. *The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls (4/20)
  32. *Half-Broke Horses by Jeannette Walls (4/20)
  33. *And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie (4/23)
  34. *Saturday by Ian McEwan (4/26) QGR)
  35. *Tales For Very Picky Eaters by Josh Schneider (5/10) (QGR)
  36. Clara and Mr. Tiffany by Susan Vreeland (5/15)
  37. *The Red Pony by John Steinbeck (5/21)
  38. *The Confessions by John Grisham (5/24) (QGR)
  39. *Gods In Alabama by  Joshillyn Jackson (6/1)
  40. *Lethal by Sandra Brown (6/7)
  41. The Voluntourist by Ken Budd (6/12)
  42. Caleb’s Crossing by Geraldine Brooks (6/15)
  43. *Dead End in Norvelt by Jack Gantos (6/21)  QGR
  44. Tuesday Morning Memories  (6/22)
  45. *The Reversal by Michael Connelly (6/25)
  46. Murder In the Mews by Agatha Christie (6/29)
  47. The Good Earth by Pearl Buck (7/19)
  48. The Bet by Darlene Panzera (7/19)
  49. *Okay For Now by Gary D. Schmidt (7/23)
  50. Flight From Berlin by David John (7/26)
  51. The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce (7/31)
  52. *The Litagators by John Grisham (8/6)
  53. *East of Eden by John Steinbeck  (8/9)
  54. *On the Road by Jack Kerouac (8/16)  QGR
  55. My Antonia by Willa Cather  (8/17)
  56. *The Cruelest Month by Louise Penny (8/24)
  57. City of Women by David R. Gillham  (8/30)
  58. Appointment With Death by Agatha Christie (9/6)
  59. *A Grown Up Kind of Pretty by Joshilyn Jackson (9/13)
  60. Death of a Cozy Writer by G.M. Malliett (9/20)  QGR
  61. Natural Woman by Carole King (9/21)
  62. *What I Did For Love by Susan Elizabet Phillips  (9/27)
  63. Only Time Will Tell by Jeffrey Archer (10/4)
  64. *The Innocent by David Baldacci  (10/11)
  65. *A Rule Against Murder by Louise Penny (10/18)
  66. *The Secret River by Kate Grenville  (10/25)  QGR
  67. Parker Pyne Investigates by Agatha Christie (10/26)
  68. Mad River by John Sandford (11/1)
  69. Stolen Prey by John Sandford (11/1)
  70. *Princess Elizabeth’s Spy by Susan Elia MacNeal  (11/5)
  71. Women Heroes of World War II by Kathryn Atwood (11/8)
  72. In Need of a Good Wife by Kelly O’Connor McNeed (11/15)
  73. The Lost Art of Mixing by Erica Bauermeister  (11/20)
  74. The Giving Quilt by Jennifer Chiaverini  (11/25)
  75. *To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee  (11/29)
  76. *Dark of the Moon by John Sandford  (12/06)
  77. The Christmas Grandma Ran Away by   (12/13)
  78. Hercule Poirot’s Christmas by Agatha Christie  (12/20)
  79. Princess Academy by Shannon Hale  (12/27)  QGR

Books Read in 2011:

  1. The Help by Kathryn Stockett (1/06)
  2. A Homemade Life by Molly Wizenberg (1/8)
  3. Burying the Hatchet by Chris Well (1/11)
  4. Dead Politician Society by Robin Spano (1/13)
  5. *The Other Wes Moore by Wes Moore (1/18)
  6. The Song of the Lark by Willa Cather (1/25)
  7. A Vindication On the Rights of Women by Mary Wollstonecraft (1/27)
  8. *Heartburn by Nora Ephron (1/29)
  9. *Spare Change by Robert B. Parker (1/31)
  10. *The Lion and the Mouse by Jerry Pinkney (2/3 on QGR)
  11. Chef’s Walk Seattle by Tom Douglas (2/5)
  12. *Family Affair by Debbie Macomber (2/8)
  13. Murder In Three Acts by Agatha Christie (2/10)
  14. Happy Ever After by Nora Roberts (2/14)
  15. *Book Of a Thousand Days by Shannon Hale (2/17) on QGR
  16. Table Of Contents by Judy Gelman and Vicki Krupp (3/5)
  17. *Meanwhile by Jason Shiga (3/7)
  18. Radio Shangri-La by Lisa Napoli (3/9)
  19. *Sweet Revenge by Diane Mott Davidson (3/12)
  20. Death In the Air by Agatha Christie (3/14)
  21. Fatal Grace by Louise Penny (3/17) on QGR
  22. The South Lawn Plot by  Ray O’Hanlon (3/22)
  23. Every Last One by Anna Quindlin (3/25)
  24. Cake Boss by Buddy Valastro (3/26)
  25. *Moon Over Manifest by Clare Vanderpool (3/31) on QGR
  26. *Standing In the Rainbow by Fannie Flagg (4/5)
  27. *Calamity Jack by Shannon Hale (4/7)
  28. Outstanding In the Field by Jim Denevan (4/9)
  29. God’s Guest List by Debbie Macomber (4/12)
  30. The Provence Cure for the Brokenhearted by Bridgette Asher 4/14
  31. Tinkers by Paul Harding (4/15) on QGR
  32. Grilled Cheese, Please by Laura Werlin (4/16)
  33. Hotel On the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford (4/21)
  34. Guilt By Association by Marcia Clark (4/26)
  35. Heartland by Judith Fertig (4/30)
  36. Wrecker by Summer Woods (5/2)
  37. The Big Sky by A.B. Guthrie (5/5)
  38. The Day the Cowboys Quit by Elmer Kelton (5/12)  QGR
  39. The Complete Book of Dutch Oven Cooking by J. Wayne Fears (5/14)
  40. The Paper Garden by Molly Peacock (5/18)
  41. The ABC Murders by Agatha Christie (5/20)
  42. Almost Home by Mariah Stewart (5/23)
  43. Threads West by Reid Lance Rosenthal (5/27)
  44. *The Boston Cooking School Cookbook by Fannie Farmer (5/28)
  45. *The Winemaker Cooks by Christine Hanna (6/4/11)
  46. Running on Empty by Sandra Balzo (6/7)
  47. Uncommon Grounds by Sandra Balzo (6/7)
  48. *Three Junes by Julia Glass (6/9) QGR
  49. Unfinished Business by Lee Kravitz (6/13)
  50. Joy  for Beginners by Erica Bauermeister (6/16)
  51. War and Watermelon by Rich Wallace (6/20)
  52. A Northern Light by Jennifer Donnelly (6/23) QGR
  53. Tomatoland by Barry Estabrook (6/25)
  54. *Going Bovine by Libba Bray (7/7) QGR
  55. The Fearless Baker by Emily Luchetti (7/9)
  56. Inside by Brenda Novak (7/12)
  57. Wanderlust by Elizabeth Eaves (7/14)
  58. Retirement Can Be Murder by Susan Santangelo (7/15)
  59. *Not My Daughter by Barbara Delinsky (7/19)
  60. *One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia (7/21) QGR
  61. The Girl in the Garden by Kamala Nair (7/26)
  62. *Murder In Mesopotamia by Agatha Christie (7/28)
  63. *Food Trucks by Heather Shouse (7/30)
  64. The Chocolate Diaries by Karen Linamen (8/6)
  65. The Lake by Banana Yoshimoto (8/9)
  66. Money Can’t Buy Love by Connie Briscoe (8/16)
  67. *Heart of a Samurai by Margi Preus (8/18)  QGR
  68. *The Long Valley by John Steinbeck (8/26)
  69. *Bad News for Outlaws by Vaunda Michesux Nelson (8/29)
  70. *The Friendship by Mildred D. Taylor  (8/29)
  71. Let the Great World Spin by Colum McCann (9/1) QGR
  72. Death of the Mantis by Michael Stanley (9/20)
  73. Telling Lies by Cathi Stoller (9/22)
  74. *Blubber by Judi Blume (9/26)
  75. *Dance Hall of the Dead by Tony Hillerman (9/29) QGR
  76. Holy Ghost Girl by Donna M. Johnson (10/4)
  77. Cards On the Table by Agatha Christie (10/6)
  78. Feeding the Dragon by Nate and Mary Kate Tate (10/8)
  79. *Oaxaca al Gusto by Diana Kennedy (10/13  QGR
  80. *The Fifth Witness by Michael Connelly (10/14)
  81. Motor City Shakesdown by D.E. Johnson (10/17)
  82. Picture of Lies by C.C. Harrison (10/21)
  83. Original Sin by Beth McMullen (10/25)
  84. Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout (10/27)  QGR
  85. Friendship Bread by Darien Gee (10/29)
  86. Wings by Kari Friedrich (11/1)
  87. *Drop Shot by Harlan Coben (11/3)
  88. The Secret Notebooks of Agatha Christie by   (11/10) QGR
  89. Dumb Witness by Agatha Christie (11/15)
  90. *Bossypants by Tina Fey (11/17)
  91. Falling to Pieces by Vannetta Chapman (11/22)
  92. Debbie Macomber’s Christmas Cookbook (11/26)
  93. *Mrs. Pollifax Unveiled by Dorothy Gilman (11/29)
  94. Growing Up Amish by Ira Wagler (12/2)
  95. Treasured Amish & Mennonite Recipes (12/3)
  96. *The Christmas List by Richard Paul Evans (12/6)
  97. *The Territory by Tricia Fields (12/8) QGR
  98. *Last Night at the Lobster by Stewart O’Nan (12/15)
  99. Perfect Christmas by Felicity Cloake (12/17)
  100. Lone Star Christmas by William W. Johnstone (12/27)
  101. *Ship Breakers by Paolo Bacigalupi  (12/22) QGR
  102. You Are My Only by Beth Kephart (12/27)

Books Read in 2010:

  1. *French Milk by Lucy Knisley (1/4)
  2. Prime Time by Hank Phillippi Ryan (1/7)
  3. The Writing of Fiction by Edith Wharton (1/11
  4. *Don’t Let’s Go to the Dogs Tonight by Alexandra Fuller (1/14)
  5. *The Art of Simple Food by Alice Waters (1/16)
  6. Murder at the Vicarage by Agatha Christie (1/19)
  7. *In the Presence of My Enemies by Gracia Burnham (1/21)
  8. Vanishing Act by Fern Michaels (1/26)
  9. What I Know by Roger Emerson Fishman (1/29)
  10. Knitter’s Handy Book of Patternsby Ann Budd (2/3)
  11. *Harlem Stomp by Laban Carrick Hill (2/5)
  12. *His Eye Is On The Sparrow by Ethel Waters (2/6)
  13. Esther: A Woman of Strength and Dignity by Charles Swindoll (2/9)
  14. *The Cellist of Sarajevo by Steven Galloway (2/12)
  15. The Sittaford Mystery by Agatha Christie (2/16)
  16. Britten and Brulightly by Hannah Berry (2/23)
  17. Rainwater Harvesting by Brad Lancaster (2/25)
  18. *500 Foods To Eat Before It’s Too Late by Jane and Michael Stern (2/27)
  19. Vision In White by Nora Roberts (3/2)
  20. Here Comes the Sun by Emilie Loring (3/5)
  21. Air Time by Hank Phillippi Ryan (3/9)
  22. Face Time by Hank Phillippi Ryan (3/9)
  23. Drive Time by Hank Phillippi Ryan (3/9)
  24. *The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein (3/12)
  25. Peril at End House by Agatha Christie (3/16)
  26. Eternal On The Water by Joseph Monniger (3/18)
  27. Best Food Writing 2009 by Holly Hughes (3/20)
  28. If the Church Were Christian by Phillip Gulley (3/22)
  29. The Lonely Hearts Club by Elizabeth Eulberg (3/25)
  30. Lincoln Lawyer by Michael Connelly (3/30)
  31. The Lumby Lines by Gail Fraser (4/6)
  32. No Reserations by Anthony Bourdain (4/9)
  33. The Lost Summer of Louisa May Alcott by Kelly O’Connor McNees (4/12)
  34. *Knit One, Kill Two by Maggie Selfton (4/16)
  35. 13 At Dinner/Lord Edgware Dies by Agatha Christie (4/20)
  36. Bed of Roses by Nora Roberts (4/23)
  37. *Black Potato by Susan Campbell Bartoletti (4/27)
  38. Back Home Again by Melody Carlson (4/29)
  39. *Boxcar Children Cookbook by Diane Blain (5/1)
  40. *Little House Cookbook by Barbara M. Walker (5/1)
  41. Be the Noodle by Lois Kelly (5/4)
  42. *Bad Things Happen by Harry Dolan (5/6)
  43. Home To Harmony by Phillip Gulley (5/11)
  44. *The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain (5/13)
  45. *Embroideries by Marjane Satrapi (5/14)
  46. *Gaudy Night by Dorothy L. Sayers (5/18)
  47. Murder On the Orient Express by Agatha Christie (5/21)
  48. *The Cook’s Bible by Christopher Kimball (5/22)
  49. *Chili Con Corpses by J.B. Stanley  (5/28)
  50. *The Arrival by Shaun Tan (6/4)
  51. Star Gazing by Linda Gillard (6/8)
  52. The Love Ceiling by Jean Davies Okimoto (6/14)
  53. Jubal Sackett by Louis L’Amour (6/18)
  54. Why Didn’t They Ask Evans? by Agatha Christie (6/22)
  55. Body Parts: A Collection of Poems About Aging by Janet Hoult (6/24)
  56. The Dangerous Sports Euthanasia Society by Christine Coleman (6/29)
  57. *Ethel & Ernest by Raymond Briggs (7/2)
  58. United Cakes of America by Warren Brown (7/3)
  59. Heart On A String by Kris Radish (7/5)
  60. Eight Cousins by Louisa May Alcott (7/8)
  61. Mrs. Jeffries & The Feast Of St. Stephen by Emily Brightwell (7/13)
  62. Hide In Plain Sight by Marta Perry (7/16)
  63. Partners In Crime by Agatha Christie (7/20)
  64. Murder Is Binding by Lorna Barrett (7/22)
  65. Savor The Moment by Nora Roberts (7/27)
  66. Hidden Wives by Claire Avery (7/29)
  67. *Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi (8/3)
  68. Work Song by Ivan Doig (8/6)
  69. *The Mysterious Mr. Quin (8/10)
  70. *Persepolis 2 by Marjane Satrapi (8/12)
  71. Sweet Dreams At The Goodnight Motel by Curtiss Ann Matlock (8/13)
  72. Farm Journal’s Freezing and Canning Book (8/14)
  73. Lumby on the Air by Gail Fraser (8/17)
  74. An Old Fashioned Girl by Louisa May Alcott (9/7)
  75. *Saving CeeCee Honeycutt by Beth Hoffman (9/10)
  76. Too Many Tomatoes, Beans, Squash and Other Good Things (9/11)
  77. Stiltsville by Susanna Daniel (9/13)
  78. *American Born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang (9/17)
  79. *The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows (9/21)
  80. Home Again by Mariah Stewart (9/23)
  81. The Tuesday Club Murders by Agatha Christie (9/28)
  82. Corduroy Mansions by Alexander McCall Smith (9/30)
  83. *The Amish Cook by Elizabeth Koblentz (10/2)
  84. The Tapestry of Love by Rosy Thornton (10/5)
  85. *The Day I Ate Everything I Wanted by Elizabeth Berg (10/11)
  86. The Wailing Wind by Tony Hillerman (10/14)
  87. *Newman’s Own Cookbook by Paul Newman (10/16)
  88. *Plain Janes by Cecil Castello and Jim Rugg (10/19)
  89. *Blue-Eyed Devil by Robert B. Parker (10/21)
  90. Easily Amused by Karen McQuestion (10/26)
  91. *Whispers At Midnight by Karen Robards (10/28)
  92. Dear Mrs. Kennedy by Jay Mulvaney and Paul De Angelis (11/1)
  93. Still Life by Louise Penny (11/4)
  94. *I Hate To Cook Book by Peg Bracken (11/6)
  95. The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood (11/8)
  96. How To Plant a Tree by Daniel Butler (11/10)
  97. *The Hound Of Death by Agatha Christie (11/12)
  98. The Thyssen Affair by Mozelle Richardson (11/16)
  99. And the Pursuit Of Happiness by Maira Kaplan (11/18)
  100. A Truth Worth Tellin’ by Toni Teepell (11.22)
  101. Heidegger’s Glasses by Thaisa Frank (11/24)
  102. Country Christmas by Louisa May Alcott (12/2)
  103. *Call Me Mrs. Miracle by Debbie Macomber (12/3)
  104. A Simple Amish Christmas by Vanetta Chapman (12/6)
  105. Snow Day by Billy Coffey (12/7)
  106. *Christmas Kitchen by Tammy Mathy (12/11)
  107. *Christmas At The Mysterious Bookshop edited by Otto Penzler (12/13)
  108. Christmas Rose by Robyn Buttars (12/16)
  109. *A Homemade Christmas by  (12/21)

Books Read in 2009:

  1. Plain Perfect by Beth Wiseman (1/6)
  2. There’s A Bird On Your Head by Mo Willems* (1/8)
  3. Then Sings My Soul by Robert J. Morgan (1/11)
  4. Make Way For Ducklings by Robert McCloskey*(1/13)
  5. Blueberries For Sal by Robert McCloskey*(1/13)
  6. Divine Justice by David Baldacci* (1/15)
  7. The Railway Children by Edith Nesbit* (1/20)
  8. Up Close and Dangerous by Linda Howard (1/22)
  9. Comfort Me With Apples by Ruth Reichl* (1/29)
  10. Homer Price by Robert McCloskey * (1/31)
  11. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou * (2/3)
  12. Montana Creeds – Logan by Linda Lael Miller (2/5)
  13. Animal, Vegetable, Miracle by Barbara Kingsolver * (2/12)
  14. Mysterious Affair at Styles by Agatha Christie (2/17) *
  15. On The Banks of Plum Creek by Laura Ingalls Wilder (2/19)
  16. The Way West by A.B. Guthrie (2/26) *
  17. American Fried by Calvin Trillin (3/2)
  18. O Pioneers! by Willa Cather (3/5) *
  19. Strawberry Girl by Lois Lenski (3/9)
  20. Travels With Charley by John Steinbeck (3/12) *
  21. The Secret Adversary by Agatha Christie (3/16) *
  22. Home Another Way by Christa Parrish (3/18)
  23. Zig-Zagging: A Memoir by Tom Wilson (3/24)
  24. 5 Minutes for Mysteries by Ken Weber (3/26)
  25. Summer by the Sea by Susan Wiggs (3/27)
  26. Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom (3/30) *
  27. The Long Winter by Laura Ingalls Wilder (4/2)
  28. The Associate by John Grisham (4/6) *
  29. Kitchen Confidential by Anthony Bourdain (4/13) •
  30. Murder on the Links by Agatha Christie (4/22)
  31. Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White (4/24) *
  32. Keep a Quiet Heart by Elisabeth Elliot (4/27)
  33. A Worthy Legacy by Tomi Akinyanmi (4/30)
  34. A Chameleon Conspiracy by Haggai (5/4)
  35. Jantsen’s Gift by Pam Cope with Aimee Malloy (5/7)
  36. Eggs by Michel Roux (5/8)
  37. Long Time Coming by Sandra Brown (5/11)
  38. The Good Earth by Pearl Buck (5/13) *
  39. Royal Blood by Rona Sharon (5/15)
  40. The Man in the Brown Suit by Agatha Christie (5/18)
  41. The Way Home by George Pelecanos (5/21)
  42. Annie’s Ghosts by Steve Luxenberg (5/28)
  43. Heidi by Johanna Spyri (6/1)
  44. Death Piled Hard by  (6/4)
  45. The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane by Katherine Howe (6/8)
  46. Diner, Drive-Ins and Dives by Guy Fieri (6/11)
  47. Blue Smoke by Nora Roberts (6/15)
  48. The Secret of Chimneys by Agatha Christie (6/18)
  49. Little Women by Louisa May Alcott (6/19)
  50. Something Beyond Greatness by Rodgers & Guyatni (6/24)
  51. The 8th Confession by James Patterson & Maxine Paetro (6/26)
  52. The Mitford Cookbook by Jan Karon (6/29)
  53. Robert Ludlum’s The Bourne Deception by Eric Van Lustbader (7/3)
  54. First Family by David Baldacci (7/6)
  55. In the Land of Cotton by Martha A. Taylor (7/9)
  56. Who do you think you are? by Alyse Myers (7/13)
  57. Summer House by Nancy Thayer (7/15)
  58. The Murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie (7/18)
  59. Sisters & Husbands by Connie Briscoe (7/20)
  60. Too Many Visitors for One Little House by Susan Chodakiewitz (7/21)
  61. American Lion:Andrew Jackson in the White House by Jon Meacham (7/23)
  62. The Bridegroom by Linda Lael Miller (7/27)
  63. Two Children’s Books by Dalton James (7/30)
  64. Finger Lickin’ Fifteen by Janet Evanovich (7/31)
  65. Of Bees and Mist by Eric Setiawan (8/3)
  66. Julie and Julia by Julie Powell (8/6)
  67. Poirot Investigates by Agatha Christie (8/10)
  68. Sweetgum Knit Lit Society by Beth Patillo (8/13)
  69. Visions of America by Joe Sohm (8/16)
  70. Swimsuit by James Patterson (8/17)
  71. The Chili Queen by Sandra Dallas (8/20)
  72. Jam It, Pickle It, Cure It by Karen Solomon (8/27)
  73. Crossed Wires by Rosy Thornton (8/31)
  74. Under This Unbroken Sky by Shandi Mitchell (9/3)
  75. 20 Boy Summer by Sarah Ockler (9/5)
  76. Picnic by William Inge (9/7) *
  77. September by Rosamunde Pilcher (9/10)
  78. Laced With Magic by Barbara Bretton (9/16)
  79. American Food Writing edited by Molly O’Neill (9/21)
  80. The Cooking School Murders by Virginia Rich (9/24)
  81. Precession by Abigail Arrington (9/25)
  82. Between Me and the River by Carrie Host (9/28)
  83. Fast Times At Ridgemont High Screenplay by Cameron Crowe (9/30)
  84. Poems From a Connecticut Yankee in Kansas by Grant Williams (10/3)
  85. True Blue by David Baldacci (10/5)
  86. The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan (10/8) *
  87. The Big Four by Agatha Christie (10/12)
  88. The Recipe Club by  (10/15)
  89. Once in a Blue Moon by Eileen Goudge (10/19)
  90. A Separate Country by Robert Hicks (10/22)
  91. The Blue Heron Ranch Cookbook by Nadia Natali (10/26)
  92. Thanksgiving at the Inn by Tim Whitney (10/29)
  93. The Christmas Clock by Kat Martin (11/2)
  94. Nine Dragons by Michael Connelly (11/5)
  95. The Mystery of the Blue Train by Agatha Christie (11/8)
  96. Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden (11/12) *
  97. Spinning Forward by Terri DuLong (11/16)
  98. Home Cooking by Laurie Colwin (11/21) *
  99. The Perfect Christmas by Debbie Macomber (11/23)
  100. Screenplay: The Big Sleep by William Faulkner (11/30)
  101. Cranford by Elizabeth Gaskell (12/1) *
  102. Bluebird Winter by Linda Howard (12/3)
  103. Sons of Fire by Max McCoy (12/10) *
  104. A Cousin’s Prayer by Wanda Brunstetter (12/14)
  105. The Seven Dials Mystery by Agatha Christie (12/17) *
  106. Mad About Muffins by Dot Vartan (12/19)
  107. Leah’s Choice by Marta Perry (12/21)
  108. The Best Christmas Pageant Ever by Barbara Robinson (12/24)
  109. The Postmistress by Sarah Blake (12/28)
  110. 7 Great Prayers by Paul and Tracey McManus (12/29)
  111. The Mudhogs by Dalton James (12/29)

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