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Currently Reading: Sarum by Edward Rutherfurd

2011 Personal Booklog

2010 Personal Booklog

  • Little Bee, Chris Cleave
  • Under the Banner of Heaven, Jon Krakeauer
  • Prep, Curtis Sittenfeld
  • American Wife, Curtis Sittenfeld
  • Unaccustomed Earth, Jhumpa Lahiri
  • Sweeping Up Glass, Carolyn Wall
  • Gone with the Wind, Margaret Mitchell
  • The Girl with the Dragon Tatoo, Stieg Larson
  • Cutting for Stone, Abraham Verghese
  • Endurance: Shackleton’s Incredible Voyage, Alfred Lansing
  • The Widower’s Tale, Julia Glass

2009 Personal Booklog

  • Three Cups of Tea, Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin
  • Into Thin Air, Jon Krakauer
  • The Lost Symbol, Dan Brown
  • All We Ever Wanted Was Everything, Janelle Brown
  • The Help, Kathryn Stockett
  • Columbine, Dave Cullen
  • Terms of Endearment, Larry McMurtry
  • I See You Everywhere, Julia Glass
  • A Long Way Gone: Memiors of a Boy Soldier, Ishmael Beah
  • Lonesome Dove, Larry McMurtry
  • In the Woods, Tana French
  • The Reader, Bernard Schlink
  • The Boleyn Inheritance, Philippa Gregory
  • No Country for Old Men, Cormac McCarthy
  • Year of Wonders, Geraldine Brooks
  • Sarah’s Key, Tatiana De Rosnay
  • Run, Ann Patchett
  • The Rest of Her Life, Laura Moriarty
  • Tweak, Nic Sheff
  • Vinegar Hill, A. Manette Ansay

2008 Personal Booklog

  • Peace Like a River, Leif Enger
  • Five Skies, Ron Carlson
  • The Pillars of the Earth, Ken Follett
  • Water for Elephants, Sara Gruen
  • The Story of Edgar Sawtelle, David Wroblewski
  • The Last Days of Dogtown, Anita Diamant
  • Three Junes, Julia Glass
  • Atonement, Ian McEwan
  • The Other Boleyn Girl, Philippa Gregory
  • After Long Silence, Helen Fremont
  • Wonder Boys, Michael Chab
  • The Zoo Keeper’s Wife, Diane Ackerman
  • The Mermaid Chair, Sue Monk Kidd
  • The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • Love Walked In, Marisa De Los Santos

On My List to Read

  • Giants in the Earth Ole, Edvart Rolvaag (Read in HS and would like to re-read it)
  • The Heart is a Lonely Hunter, Carson McCullers (Read in HS and would like to re-read it)
  • To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee (Read in HS and would like to re-read it)
  • Under the Banner of Heaven, Jon Krakauer
  • In the Company of a Courtesan, Sarah Dunant
  • A Prayer for Owen Meany, John Irving
  • Truth and Beauty, Anne Patchett
  • The Inheritance of Loss, Kiran Desai
  • The Tender Bar, J.R. Moehringer

Recommended Books

  • Lonesome Dove, Larry McMurtry
  • Water for Elephants, Sara Gruen
  • Poisonwood Bible, Barbara Kingsolver
  • The Glass Castle, Jeannette Walls
  • Middlesex, Jeffrey Eugenides
  • The Kite Runner, Khaled Hosseini
  • The Birth of Venus, Sarah Dunant
  • The Secret Life of Bees, Sue Monk Kidd
  • The Red Tent, Anita Diamant
  • To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee
  • The Memory Keeper’s Daughter, Kim Edwards

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