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Thursday, January 1, 2015

reading wrap up for 2014

goal 150 books~
read 148 books... life got so busy between 2 homes over the holidays didn't read for a month!
purchased 149 new books!

read on kindle~

1 return to the olive farm ****
2 man up ****
3 the soul of it all ***
4 i like you ***
5 morning glory ****.*
6 comets tale ***·*
7 sea creatures *****
8 the universe of alex wood *****
9 hollow city *****
10 walk me home ****
11 behind the scenes at the museum ****
12 saltwater buddha ***
13 the girl who fell to earth ****
14 the sisters montclair ****.*
15 the silver star ****.*
16 13 little blue envelopes ****
17 the goldfinch ****
18 ragtime *****
19 the seduction of water ****.*
20 jesus, my father, the cia, and me *****
21 the sisterhood ****.*
22 the autobiography of mrs tom thumb *****
23 the world fair ***
24 the edge of the earth *****
25 following atticus **
26 the book of daniel *****
27 the accidental bestseller ****·*
28 bone river *****
29 men, money and chocolate ***
30 what ceaser did for salad *****
31 the house at the end of hope street ***.*
32 under the wide starry sky ****.*
33 songs of the willow frost
34 the bell jar *****
35 goodnight june *****
36 emory's gift *****
37 stiltsville ****·*
38 the last telegram ****
39 where is your picnic basket ***
40 v is for victor ****
41 kontiki ****
42 still life with bread crumbs ****
43 alone ****·*
44 whatever you do don't run ****
45 behind the beautiful ruins ****
46 china dolls ****
47 an abundance of katherines ***
48 return to the beach house
49 letters from sky ****·*
50 charting the unknown **
51 summer house with pool *****
52 the one way bridge **
53 the habit ****.*
54 delicious ***·*
55 the book of unknown americans *****
56 tinkers ***·*
57 the invention of wings *****
58 the songs of willow frost ****·*
59 the glass blower of murano ***
60 the golem and the jinni *****
61 big little lies *****
62 cinderella ***
63 below ****
64 the art of racing in the rain ****
65 the orphan train ***·*
66 skiping christmas ****
67 a winters tale *****

borrowed from library~

1 an astronauts guide to life on earth ***
2 homer and langley *****
3 andrew's brain *****
4 simple dreams a musical memoir ***.*
5 montero caine *****
6 the last little blue envelope ****
7 lost lake *****
8 all you can eat buffet ****
9 wintersweet ****
10 the emerald mile *****
11 some hats, a girl and hitler *****
12 we were liars *****
13 eiffel´s Paris *****
14 remember me like this *****
15 the j.m. barrie ladies swimming society ****
16 the girl who saved the king of sweden *****
17 the wives of los Alamos *****
18 traveling sprinkler **
19 the museum of extraordinary things *****
20 everything I never told you ****·*
22 unruly places ***·*
23 rin tin tin **·*
24 lucky us ***.*
25 the brightest star in the sky *****
26 the painter ****.*
27 cinnamon and gunpowder *****
28 first prize pies *****
29 carsick ***·*
30 flirting with mermaids ***
31 all the light we cannot see *****
32 the good girl *****
33 sally ride **
34 love with a chance of drowning
35 under the egg ****·*
36 the stager ***·*
37 the corsican caper ***
38 love with a chance of drowning ****
39 in the kingdom of ice ***
40 Sun kings garden *****
41 season of the dragonflies ****
42 a sudden light ****·*
43 the children act ****.*
44 bossy pants ***.*
45 mr mercedes ****
46 food: a love story ****.*
47 the wonder of all things ****
48 euphoria ****·*
49 still foolin em ****.*
50 lake of dreams ****·*

from my own bookshelves

1 home made winter *****
2 the nature of friendship ****
3 the peter rabbits cookery book ****
4 the beatrix potter gardeners year book ****
5 peter rabbit's natural foods cookbook *****
6 the complete tales of beatrix potter *****
7 beatrix potter's gardening life **.*
8 beatrix potters country cooking ****
9 the Peter rabbit and friends cookbook *****
10 in and out of the garden *****
11 picnic with monet ***.*
12 picnics of provence ****
13 picnics of tuscany ****
14 picnic ****
15 picnic! ****
16 picnics and tailgates *****
17 a perfect day for a picnic *****
18 picnics *****
19 an invitation to the garden *****
20 private edens *****
21 the painted garden *****
22 the painted garden cookbook *****
23 the picnic cookbook *****
24 the forgotten seamstress ****.*
25 forest feast *****
26 beach house baking ****
27 marin review 5 ****
28 dancing naked in red fuzzy slippers *
29 etta mae's worst bad luck day ***.*
30 a man called ove *****
31 madelines *****

like to track how many new books i purchase~

1 kindle, a natural woman
2 kindle, the story of beautiful girl
3 kindle, the hollow city
4 kindle, following atticus
5 kindle, quiet
6 kindle, the secret piano
7 kindle, escape from camp 14
8 kindle, the yellow eyes of crocodiles
9 kindle, the edge of the earth
10 kindle, the long awakening
11 kindle, whistling past the graveyard
12 kindle, clara's war
13 a picnic with monet
14 beatrix's potter's gardening life
15 stylish sheds and elegant hideaways
16 a suitcase and a spatula
17 kindle, a well tempered heart
18 kindle, a guide for the perplexed
19 kindle, neverwhere
21 kindle, the obituary writer
22 kindle, the wedding bees
23 kindle, homemade life
24 kindle, ragtime
25 kindle, stardust
26 kindle, monuments men
27 kindle, the rosie project
28 kindle, beautiful mind
29 kindle, kontiki
30 painted garden
31 painted garden cookbook
32 the nature of friendship
33 the peter rabbit and friends cookbook
34 peter rabbits natural food cookbook
35 kindle, american gods
36 kindle, sophies world
37 kindle, coraline
38 kindle, emorys gift
39 kindle, the house at the end of hope street
40 kindle, i am malala
41 kindle, the good luck of right now
42 kindle, we are all completely beside ourselves
43 kindle, men, money and chocolate
44 kindle, hello cupcake
45 kindle, octavo
46 kindle, stiltsville
47 kindle, the river of no return
48 kindle, the bell jar
49 kindle, the storied life of a.j. fikry
50 kindle, spider womans daughter
51 wintersweet
52 the forgotten seamstress
53 etta mae's worst bad luck day
54 an invitation to the garden
55 farm fresh recipes
56 sweet salt air
57 the forest feast
58 tony hillermans landscape
59 the view from the summit
60 kindle, under the mercy of trees
61 kindle, i'll never get out of this world alive
62 kindle, the last telegram
63 kindle, heirloom recipe coookbook
64 kindle, the moon sisters
65 kindle, alice i have been
66 kindle, the river witch
67 kindle, defending jacob
68 kindle, empty mansions
69 kindle, coming clean
70 kindle, i am malala
71 kindle, the girl who came home
72 kindle, a fall of marigolds
73 kindle, the bookmans tale
74 kindle, behind the beautiful forever
75 kindle, hero
76 kindle, tha art of floating
78 kindle, the hummingbirds daughter
79 kindle, the mapmakers daughter
80 kindle, the art of racing in the rain
81 kindle, code talker
82 kindle, return to the beach house
83 kindle, the summer house with swimming pool
84 kindle, the art of arranging flowers
85 beach house desserts
86 kindle, china dolls
87 kindle, charting the unknown
88 kindle, I am having so much fun here without you
89 dancing naked in red fuzzy slippers
90 kindle, the old ways
91 kindle, at least you are in tuscany
92 kindle, the glass blower of murano
93 kindle, the pearl that broke it's shell
94 kindle, Norwegian by night
95 kindle, the memory garden
96 kindle, the ice cream queen of orchard street
97 kindle, waking kate
98 kindle, the orphans of race point
99 kindle, the beekeepers ball
100 kindle, brilliance
101 the story of ove
102 the beach house
103 the bees
104 vibrations
105 kindle, the path between the seas
106 kindle, the 100' journey
107 first prize pies
108 kindle, the french gardener
109 kindle, the night garden
110 kindle, below
111 kindle, personal
112 kindle, cinderella
113 kindle, the patron saint of ugly
114 kindle, island of the sequined love nun
115 kindle, secret lives
116 kindle, the promise of provence
117 kindle, leaving time
118 kindle, three wishes
119 kindle, called again
120 kindle, sleep tight
121 kindle, guests of earth
122 kindle, the unimaginable
123 kindle, what she left behind
124 kindle, the shadow year
125 kindle, most talkative
126 kindle, a good year for roses
127 kindle, my sisters grave
128 kindle, code name verity
129 kindle, station eleven
130 kindle, the last anniversary
131 kindle, mean streak
132 kindle, illuminations
133 kindle, deadline
134 kindle, stoner
135 kindle, the dogs of christmas
136 kindle, bitter lemons of cyprus
137 kindle, the sleepwalkers guide to dancing
138 kindle, take this man
139 kindle, raven stole the moon
140 kindle, the oracle of stamboul
141 kindle, a half forgetten song
142 kindle, liberty's torch
143 kindle, lives in ruins
144 kindle, secrecy
145 kindle, the strange and beautiful sorrows of ava lavender
146 kindle, gossamer
147 kindle, the winter garden
148 kindle, fly away
149 kindle, number the stars

dbbc~

feb~ ragtime ***** historical fiction, group 4.19
march~ inferno ***** mystery suspense thriller, group 3.23
april~ the house at the end of hope street~ ***.* woman's fiction, fantasy, group 4.23
may~ the view from the summit, *** history, group 2.35
june~ behind the beautiful forever, non fiction, ****, group 3.14
July~ dancing naked in red fuzzy slippers, * non fiction, travel, group 1.12
Aug~ the glass blower of murano, ***.* fiction, group 4
Sept~ a man called ove, fiction, *****, group 4.42
Oct~ big little lies, fiction, *****, group 4.46
Nov~ the children act, fiction, ****·*, group 3.75
Dec~ skipping Christmas, fiction, 3.39