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message 1: by Shawn (last edited Jan 24, 2017 09:10AM) (new)

Shawn | 153 comments Starting off this year way behind. Haven't finished a book since 12/21/08. 2008 thread.


1. The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman, finished February 12.
2. The Subtle Knife by Philip Pullman, finished February 18.
3. The Amber Spyglass by Philip Pullman, finished February 22.
4. The Forensic Casebook by N.E. Genge, finished February 22.
5. Perdido Street Station by China Miéville, finished February 28.
6. Stranger in a Strange Land by Robert A. Heinlein, finished March 9.
7. Watchmen by Alan Moore, finished March 19.
8. The Abstinence Teacher by Tom Perrotta, finished March 22.
9. Extreme Ice Now by James Balog, finished March 28.
10. Longitude by Dava Sobel, finished March 29.
11. The Last Good Kiss by James Crumley, finished April 10.
12. Descent of Man by T. Coraghessan Boyle, finished April 12.
13. Undaunted Courage by Stephen E. Ambrose, finished April 28.
14. "http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/10... of the Dragon by Richard A. Knaak, finished May 11.
15. Lord of the Clans by Christie Golden, finished May 17.
16. The Last Guardian by Jeff Grubb, finished May 21.
17. Mapping the World by Ralph E. Ehrenberg, finished May 21.
18. The Book of Three by Lloyd Alexander, finished May 22.
19. Redwall by Brian Jacques, finished May 25.
20. A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson, finished May 27.
21. The Man Who Fell to Earth by Walter Tevis, finished June 5.
22. An Inconvenient Truth: The Planetary Emergency of Global Warming and What We Can Do About It by Al Gore, finished September 18.
23. Twilight by Stephenie Meyer, finished December 27.
24. New Moon by Stephenie Meyer, finished December 29.

Audio:
1. Reading Lolita in Tehran by Azar Nafisi, finished May 28.
2. Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen, finished June 10.
3. The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith, finished June 22.
4. The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini, finished July 6.
5. Anansi Boys by Neil Gaiman, finished July 10.
6. Free: The Future of a Radical Price by Chris Anderson, finished July 22.
7. The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger, finished September 5.
8. Dune by Frank Herbert, finished September 14.
9. Fiasco: The American Military Adventure in Iraq by Thomas E. Ricks, finished October 7.

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Shawn | 153 comments 2. The Subtle Knife by Philip Pullman


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Shawn | 153 comments 3. The Amber Spyglass by Philip Pullman


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Shawn | 153 comments 5. Perdido Street Station by China Miéville


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Aprile (aprileb) The Golden Compass books... worth it?
They are on my shelves right now lol


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Shawn | 153 comments The first two were great. The ending was unbelievably anticlimactic. Unfortunately you won't want to read just the first two.


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Shawn | 153 comments 6. Stranger in a Strange Land by Robert A. Heinlein


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Shawn | 153 comments 7. Watchmen by Alan Moore


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Shawn | 153 comments 8. The Abstinence Teacher by Tom Perrotta


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Shawn | 153 comments 9. Extreme Ice Now by James Balog


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Shawn | 153 comments 10. Longitude by Dava Sobel


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Mary Todd (marytodd) | 924 comments whoohoo on #10!


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Shawn | 153 comments 11. The Last Good Kiss by James Crumley


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Shawn | 153 comments 12. Descent of Man by T. Coraghessan Boyle


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Shawn | 153 comments 14. "http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/10... of the Dragon by Richard A. Knaak


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Shawn | 153 comments 15. Lord of the Clans by Christie Golden


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Shawn | 153 comments 16. The Last Guardian by Jeff Grubb


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Shawn | 153 comments 18. The Book of Three by Lloyd Alexander


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Shawn | 153 comments 19. Redwall by Brian Jacques


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Shawn | 153 comments 20. A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson


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Molly | 330 comments Mollie wrote: "20. A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson"

Aw - that book rocks! One of the funniest books I've read - did you love it too or will you be the first person I've come across who did not enjoy it?



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Shawn | 153 comments It was great!


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Shawn | 153 comments [audio:] Reading Lolita in Tehran by Azar Nafisi


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Shawn | 153 comments 21. The Man Who Fell to Earth by Walter Tevis


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Shawn | 153 comments [audio:] Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen


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Shawn | 153 comments [audio:] The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith


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Shawn | 153 comments [audio:] The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini


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Shawn | 153 comments [audio:] Anansi Boys by Neil Gaiman


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Shawn | 153 comments [audio:] Free: The Future of a Radical Price by Chris Anderson


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Shawn | 153 comments [audio:] The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger


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Shawn | 153 comments [audio:] Dune by Frank Herbert


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