Friday, January 1, 2010

2010 Pub Reading Challenge

Thanks to Michelle for hosting this challenge again this year.  I enjoyed this one in 2009.
Would you like to sign up (10 book minimum)? If so....Find out more details HERE
  1. Remarkable Creatures; Tracy Chevalier - 4.5/5
  2. Blacklands; Belinda Bauer - 4/5
  3. Secrets of Eden; Chris Bohjalian
  4. Making Rounds With Oscar; David Dosa M.D. - 5/5
  5. Noah's Compass; Anne Tyler - 5/5
  6. Not My Daughter; Barbara Delinsky - 4/5
  7. Making Toast; Roger Rosenblatt - 4.5/5
  8. The Girl Who Chased the Moon; S. Addison Allen - 4/5
  9. Unfinished Desires; Gail Godwin- 4/5
  10. The Solitude of Prime Numbers; Paulo Giordano - 5/5
  11. Letter To My Daughter; George Bishop - 4/5 
  12. The Weed That Strings the Hangman's Bag; A. Bradley - 4.5/5 
  13. The Wife's Tale; Lori Lansens - 5/5 
  14. Wench; Perkins-Valdez - 4.5/5 
  15. Imperfect Birds; Anne Lamott - 3/5 
  16. House Rules; Jodi Picoult (audio) - 5/5 
  17. The Language of Secrets; Dianne Dixon - 2/5 
  18. How Not To Look Fat; Charla Krupp - 5/5 
  19. The Long Song; Andrea Levy - 4/5 
  20. Lost; Alice Lichtenstein - 3/5 
  21. The Forty Rules of Love; E. Shafak - (audio) 4.5/5 
  22. The Season of Second Chances; Diane Meier - 4.5/5 
  23. Bloodroot; Amy Greene (audio) - 4/5 
  24. Winging It; Jenny Gardiner - 4/5 
  25. The Lake Shore Limited; Sue Miller - 3.5/5 
  26. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks; Skloot - 4.5/5 
  27. Caught; Harlan Coben - 4/5 (audio) 
  28. How High the Moon; Sandra Kring - 5/5 
  29. Fast, Fresh and Green; Susie Middleton - 4/5
  30. Beatrice and Virgil; Yann Martel - 4.5/5 
  31. One Good Dog; Susan Wilson - 4.5/5 (audio) 
  32. Stuff: Compulsive hoarding and the Meaning of Things; Frost and Stektee - 4/5 
  33. Perfect Reader; Maggie Pouncey - 4/5 
  34. The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake; Aimee Bender- 4/5 
  35. Whiter Than Snow; Dallas (audio) 4/5 
  36. The Postmistress; Sarah Blake - 2.5/5 (audio)
  37. The Walk; Richard Paul Evans - 2/5 (audio)
  38. Christian, the Hugging Lion; Richardson, Parnell and Bates - 4/5
  39. Hot House Flower and the 9 Plants of Desire; Berwin (audio) 4/5
  40. Private Life; Jane Smiley - 4/5 
  41. The Murderer's Daughters; Randy Susan White - 4.5/5
  42. Hotel Iris; Yoko Ogawa - 4.5/5
  43. Men and Dogs; Katie Crouch - (audio) 3.5/5 
  44. The Lovers; Vendela Vida - 4.5/5 
  45. Sisters from Hardscrabble Bay; Beverly Jensen - 4/5 
  46. Worst Case; Patterson and Ledwidge - audio 3/5 
  47. Sea Escape; Lynne Griffin - 4/5 
  48. Live To Tell; Lisa Gardner - 4/5 
  49. House on Oyster Creek; Heidi Jon Schmidt - 3.5/5 
  50. Love is the Best Medicine; Dr. Nick Trout - 3.5/5 
  51. Backseat Saints; Joshilyn Jackson - 4.5/5 
  52. My Name is Mary Sutter; Robin Oliveria - 5/5 
  53. Biblioburro: a true story from Columbia; Winter - 5/5 
  54. The Red Thread; Ann Hood - 4.5/5 
  55. Blind Hope; Kim Meeder - 2/5
  56. The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet; Mitchell - 4.5/5
  57. The Good Daughters; Joyce Maynard - 5/5 
  58. The Lion; Nelson DeMille (audio) - 4/5 
  59. Such a Pretty Face; Cathy Lamb - 4.5/5
  60. Neighborhood Watch; Cammie mcGovern - 4/5
  61. The Gendarme; Mark Mustian - 4.5/5
  62. The Good Psychologist; Noam Shpancer - 4/5
  63. Fragile; Lisa Unger - 4/5 
  64. I Thought You Were Dead; Pete Nelson - 5/5 
  65. A Secret Kept; deRosnay - 2.5/5
  66. Room; Emma Donoghue - 4.5/5 
  67. Mr. Peanut; Adam Ross - 4/5
  68. You Don't Look Like Anyone I Know; Heather Sellers - 4/5 
  69. Lady Matador's Hotel; Cristina Garcia - 4/5 
  70. Resurrection in May; Lisa Samson - 3/5 
  71. Fall of Giants; Ken Follett - 5/5 
  72. The Heights; Peter Hedges - 2/5 
  73. Girl in Translation; Jean Kwok - 4.5/5 
  74. The Bells; Richard Harvell - 5/5 
  75. Interrupting Chicken; David Ezra Stein - 5/5 
  76. The Healer; Carol Cassella - 4/5 
  77. Santa Fe Edge; Stuart Woods - 2/5 
  78. Moonlight Mile; Dennis LeHane - 3.5/5 
  79. Zoo Story; Thomas French - 4/5 
  80. Monsters Eat Whiny Children; Bruce Eric Kaplan - 4/5 
  81. Freedom; Jonathan Franzen - 4/5 
  82. Strangers at the Feast; Jennifer Vanderbes - 5/5 
  83. Oh No She Didn't; Clinton Kelly - 5/5 
  84. Barefoot Contessa: How Easy Is That? ; Ina Garten - 3.5/5
  85. By Nightfall; Cunningham - 4/5
  86. Llama, Llama Holiday Drama; Dewdney - 4/5 
  87. A Cup of Friendship; Rodriguez - 3.5/5
  88. Last Days of Ptolemy Grey; Mosley - 4.5/5
  89. The Lonely Polygamist; Udall - 4.5/5
  90. Unbroken; Hillenbrand - 5/5

6 comments:

  1. I'm glad you gave a link to click, because at first, I thought it referred to some kind of PUB books, like, I don't know, about beer? who knows! (shows you where my head is so soon after New Year's Eve). However, having followed your link, I now see that PUB doesn't refer to drinking at all! :--)

    ReplyDelete
  2. Oooooh, I didn't realize this was going on again. I must participate!!

    Enjoy this one!

    ReplyDelete
  3. Good luck with all your challenges, Diane.

    ReplyDelete

Thanks for taking the time to visit and double thanks for any comments. If you ask a question in your comments, I will try to reply to it here, or by email if your settings allow me to do so. Thank again for visiting.

(I apologize for the word verification, spammers spoil it for all sadly.)