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message 1: by Janet , Moderator (new)

Janet  | 5781 comments Mod
This thread is where you place your votes for other members once you have perused their lists. Again, please, only ONE MESSAGE per member which you can then update as you go along. We want to make this easily visible to all so again, please, NOT REPLYING or CHATTING. The following is just an example of how your list could look:-

Sean - The Hunter
Perri - Alloria
and so on .....

Again, how you post is your choice, dress it up as much as you like, just please ensure you stick to the one message and update as you cast more votes. Voting can begin as the August selections go up.


message 2: by Kirsten (last edited Jul 22, 2016 06:16AM) (new)

Kirsten  (kmcripn) | 8197 comments Patricia - Inferno
Agnieszka - Her Final Breath
Dana - Cinder
Amber - Katherine Swynford: The History of a Medieval Mistress - love the story of Katherine Swynford, the historical novel Katherine is about her.
Perri - Oogy: The Dog Only a Family Could Love -- you had to know I'd pick the dog one!
Vicki - The Deep
Mandy - Out
Stephanie - What Remains of Heaven
Daisy - Murder In Missoula
Mary - Burial Rites
Sophie - Six of Crows
Christy - H is for Hawk
Melanie (#15) - Three to Get Deadly
Melanie (#16) - Mistress of the Art of Death -- hard decision and the Louis Bayards, but this one edged out. Great book!
Amy - The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo


message 3: by Patricia (last edited Jul 22, 2016 11:11AM) (new)

Patricia Bergman (marshop) | 1142 comments Agnieszka - Betrayal
Amber - 1066: The Hidden History in the Bayeux
Amy - The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
Christy - The Long and Faraway Gone

Daisy - Watching Edie
Dana - Free of Malice
Kirsten - Kisscut
Mandy - The Birdwatcher
Mary - Redemption Road (great list)
Melanie - Three to Get Deadly (her early ones are the best)
Melanie - The Pale Blue Eye
Perri - Chosen by a Horse
Sophie - Six of Crows
Stephanie - The Last Coyote (I really liked this one)
Vicki - The Lake House (I've been wanting to read this)


message 4: by Mandy (last edited Jul 24, 2016 05:24AM) (new)

Mandy (penn_y_lane) | 554 comments Kirsten - Kisscut (really enjoyed this one)
Patricia - The Keys of the Watchmen (sounds good)
Agnieszka - Her Final Breath (on my tbr)
Dana - TTTW (was nearly Free of Malice which I've added)
Amber - J.R.R. Tolkien: Artist and Illustrator (Interesting)
Perri - Bats Sing, Mice Giggle: The Surprising Science of Animals' Inner Lives (sounds interesting)
Vickii - The Deep (on my tbr)
Stephanie - The Last Coyote (want to read this series)
Daisy - Watching Edie (on my tbr)
Mary - I Let You Go (loved this)
Sophie - Six of Crows
Christy - The Long and Faraway Gone
Melanie - Three to Get Deadly
Malanie - Murder As a Fine Art (hard choice but added this one too)
Amy - Dead Scared (hard choice but loved this one)


message 5: by Dana (last edited Jul 22, 2016 07:20AM) (new)

Dana (dkmckelvey) | 593 comments Patricia - A Time To Kill (I just finished this, really good!)
Kirsten - Kisscut
Agnieszka - Aviatrix
Amber - Katherine Swynford
Perri - Oogy (look at that face :)!)
Vicki - The Lake House
Mandy - Skinny Dip
Stephanie - The Last Coyote
Daisy - House on Sunset Lake
Mary - Redemption Road
Sophie - Deliver Her
Christy - Long and Faraway Gone
Melanie - Cane River
Melanie - Murder as a Fine Art
Amy - Dead Scared


message 6: by Amber (last edited Jul 22, 2016 10:36AM) (new)

Amber Martingale Patricia: Wicked
Kirsten: A Killing
Agnieszka: Gone Bad
Dana: Grandmother/Sorry
Perri: Oogy
Vicki: Lake
Mandy: God/Rabbit
Stephanie: Prey
Daisy: Missoula
Mary: Rites
Sophie: Six/Crows
Christy: H/Hawk
Melanie: Wings
the other Melanie: Mistress/Art
Amy: Alibi


message 7: by Perri (last edited Jul 24, 2016 08:11AM) (new)

Perri Patricia: Angela's Ashes-nothing I've read helped me understand so clearly"the troubles"
Kirsten: The Kill Switch-good for you for meeting the challenge. I've fallen behind
Agnieszka; Aviatrix-to women pilots!
Dana: Orange is the New Black-better than the show
Amber: Memories of a Cuban Kitchen-weakness for cookbooks
Vicki: When the Moon is Low-all books rated so high, but this was the highest
Mandy:When God Was a Rabbit-the title sure is interesting!
Stephanie:The Last Coyote-I like Bosch books :)
Daisy:Atlantis-I'll pick your NF selection
Mary-You've got some fab choices but gotta go with Die Trying
Sophie: Truly, Madly-Haven't read this one but loved others by this author
Christie, welcome!: A God In Ruins. -I really liked Life After Life by this author
Melanie: Mistress-you had a lot of new books for me to ponder
Amy: Dead Scared-high up on my TBR queue!
Melanie CA: Rumor-just the cover makes my vote :)


message 8: by Vicki Willis (last edited Jul 26, 2016 08:26AM) (new)

Vicki Willis | 939 comments Patricia - A Time to Kill (a fav of mine)
Kirsten - Kisscut
Agnieszka - Her Final Breath (loved this series)
Dana - Cinder
Amber - Katherine Swynford (I hadn't heard of any of your books, but lots sounded interesting)
Perri - Bats Sing (Animal books "get" to me. This one sounds cool)
Mandy - Skinny Dip
Stephanie - The Last Coyote (LOVE Harry)
Daisy - The Girl From the Sea (there is a give away for it right now)
Mary- Burial Rites
Sophie - Deliver Her (on my TBR as well)
Christy - In a Dark Dark Wood
Melanie - Three to Get Deadly
Melanie - Pale Blue Eyes
Amy - Dead Scared


message 9: by Agnieszka (last edited Jul 24, 2016 12:21PM) (new)

Agnieszka (agnieszka7) | 1448 comments Patricia - A Time To Kill
Kirsten - A Killing in the Hills
Dana - Free of Malice
Amber - J.R.R. Tolkien: Artist and Illustrator
Perri - Bats Sing, Mice Giggle
Vicki - My Heart and Other Black Holes
Mandy - Skinny Dip
Stephanie - Corrupted
Daisy - Curious Minds
Mary - Die Trying
Sophie - Deliver Her
Christy - Faithful Place
Melanie (Ca) - Three to Get Deadly
Melanie (US) - The Pale Blue Eye
Amy - The Killer


message 10: by Brenda (last edited Jul 22, 2016 06:24AM) (new)

Brenda | 3213 comments Patricia - A Time to Kill
Kirsten - Kisscut
Agnieszka - Her Final Breath (love Dugoni's books!)
Dana - My Grandmother Asked Me To Tell You She's Sorry
Amber - Memories of a Cuban Kitchen
Perri - Oogy (I teared up just reading the blurbs!)
Vicki - The Lake House
Mandy - The Birdwatcher
Stephanie - The Last Coyote (great Harry Bosch book!)
Daisy - Watching Edie
Mary - Redemption Road (I Let You Go is a close second!)
Sophie - Survival
Christy - Faithful Place (Tana French is great and I loved this one!)
Melanie - Three to Get Deadly
Melanie - Mistress of the Art of Death
Amy - Dead Scared


message 11: by Daisy (last edited Jul 22, 2016 04:14PM) (new)

Daisy | 328 comments Patricia- Wicked
Kirsten- Kisscut
Agnieszka- Love Me if You Must
Dana- The Time Traveler's Wife
Amber- Memories of a Cuban Kitchen
Perri-Oogy
Vicki- The Lake House
Mandy- Out
Stephanie- Corrupted
Mary- Redemption Road
Sophie- Truly, Madly, Guilty
Christy- In a Dark, Dark Wood
Melanie- Three to Get Deadly
Melanie- Murder as a Fine Art
Amy- VOID


message 12: by Mary Beth (last edited Jul 23, 2016 04:18PM) (new)

Mary Beth  | 750 comments Patricia- A Time to Kill
Kirsten- Kisscut (I loved this book!)
Agnieszka- Her Final Breath ( Love this series of the first book!)
Dana- My Grandma asked me to tell you she is sorry
Amber- J.R.R Tolkien: Artist and Illustrator
Perri- Chosen by a horse
Mandy- The Bird Watcher
Vicki- The Lake House
Stephanie- What Remains in Heaven
Daisy- Curious Minds
Christy- Faithful Place (I am reading this next month also, I hear its really good.)
Sophie- Six of Crows
Melanie- The Invention of Wings
Melanie- The Mistress of the arts of death
Amy- Dead Scared (loved that book and love Sharon Bolton)


message 13: by Sophie (last edited Jul 22, 2016 05:05AM) (new)

Sophie | 1081 comments Patricia -Angela's Ashes
Kirsten - Kisscut
Agnieszka - Love Me If You Must
Dana - Warm Bodies (though The Time Traveller's Wife and Orange is the New Black are also brilliant)
Amber - Memories of a Cuban Kitchen
Perri - Chosen by a Horse (made me get a lump in my throat)
Vicki - The Deep
Mandy - The Raven's Head
Stephanie - The Last Coyote
Daisy - Watching Edie
Mary - l Let You Go
Christy - Faithful Place
Melanie (Ca) - Three To Get Deadly
Melanie (US) - Mistress of the Art of Death
Amy - Dead Scared


message 14: by Christy (last edited Jul 18, 2016 04:44PM) (new)

Christy A Time to Kill (Jake Brigance, #1) by John Grisham Patricia
Her Final Breath (Tracy Crosswhite, #2) by Robert Dugoni Agnieszka
My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry by Fredrik Backman Dana
When the Moon is Low by Nadia Hashimi Vicki
The Last Coyote (Harry Bosch, #4; Harry Bosch Universe, #4) by Michael Connelly Stephanie
Murder In Missoula by Laurence Giliotti Daisy
Die Trying (Jack Reacher, #2) by Lee Child Vicky
Chosen by a Horse by Susan Richards Perri
A Killing in the Hills (Bell Elkins, #1) by Julia Keller Kirsten
J.R.R. Tolkien Artist and Illustrator by Wayne G. Hammond Amber
Survival - Sophie
The Birdwatcher - Mandy


message 15: by Melanie (last edited Jul 23, 2016 05:20PM) (new)

Melanie (meldoc) | 649 comments PATRICIA:
Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West
I Loved this book. Always interesting to see twists in beloved stories. I am desperate to see the musical too!

KRISTEN:
The Kill Switch

AGNIESZKA:
Yeager's Law

DANA:
My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry
Three of your books are on my TBR shelf. Tough Choices!

AMBER:
Katherine Swynford: The History of a Medieval Mistress

PERRI:
Chosen by a Horse

VICKI:
The Lake House
I just finished this myself and found it to be a great summer read.

MANDY:
The Birdwatcher

STEPHANIE:
Silent Prey
Gotta give a vote to Lucas Davenport!!

DAISY:
Curious Minds
I love Evanovich books in the summer. Such fun reads.

MARY:
Die Trying

SOPHIE:
Truly Madly Guilty

CHRISTY:
The Long and Faraway Gone
WELCOME!!!
I hope you have as much fun reading your PIFM's as I do.

MELANIE(USA): Mistress of the Art of Death
Historical and Mystery how can that be a miss?

AMY: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
Give this one a chance, slow start but then it gets better.


message 16: by Amy (last edited Jul 22, 2016 02:01AM) (new)

Amy (thenikitagirl) | 653 comments Patricia - A Time To Kill
Kirsten - Kisscut (Listening to this on audio now on my long drives; wishing I had a hardcopy for in between lol So Good)
Agnieszka - Her Final Breath
Dana - Free of Malice
Amber - Katherine Swynford
Perri - Oogy (easy pick for me I teared up reading its synopsis)
Vicki - The Lake House
Mandy - Skinny Dip
Stephanie - Silent Prey
Daisy - Murder in Missoula
Mary - I Let You Go
Sophie - Six of Crows
Christy - Faithful Place ....WELCOME CHRISTY!!!
Melanie (Can) - Cane River
Melanie (USA) - Mistress of the Art of Death


UPDATED...So sorry guys...I am late for everything lately...my June read...my July read...my fave thread this month...!! My votes will probably have little effect anyway but still love to participate!


message 17: by Sean, Moderator (new)

Sean Peters | 9677 comments Mod
Hi all,

Patricia- A Time to Kill
Kirsten- Kisscut
Agnieszka- Cost Of Life
Dana- Orange is the New Black
Amber - Memories Of A Cuban Kitchen
Perri - ( A must) A Street Cat Named Bob
Vicki - The Lake House
Mandy - The Bird watch
Stefanie - The Last Coyote
Daisy - The Girl From The Sea
Mary(great books) - I Let You Go
Sophie - Six Of Crows
Christy- A God In Ruins
Melanie - The Invention Of Wings
Melanie - The Kingdom Of Bones


message 18: by Melanie (last edited Jul 22, 2016 05:51PM) (new)

Melanie | 178 comments Hi Everyone! Here are my picks:

Patricia - Wicked (I enjoyed this one)
Kirsten - A Killing In The Hills
Agnieszka - Gone Bad
Dana - Free Of Malice (This is on my tbr wish list)
Amber - Kathryn Swynford
Perri - A Street Cat Named Bob (I'm a cat person)
Vicki - The Lake House ( I want to read this too)
Mandy - Out ( I have this one too!)
Stephanie - Silent Prey (Have to vote for Lucas & he lives in my city)
Daisy - Watching Edie
Mary - I Let You Go ( I want to read this too)
Sophie - Survival
Christy - The Long And Faraway Gone (I have 4 of your choices to read!). Welcome :-)
Melanie - Half Blood Blues (I have this one too!)
Amy - Girl W/The Dragon Tattoo (I voted for this last time :-). Stick with it for at least 150 pages, it will be worth it)

These were hard !


message 19: by Amber (new)

Amber Martingale Melanie wrote: "Hi Everyone! Here are my picks:

Patricia - Wicked (I enjoyed this one)
Kirsten - A Killing In The Hills
Agnieszka - Gone Bad
Dana - Free Of Malice (This is on my tbr wish list)
Amber - Kathryn Swy..."


I counted your vote yesterday, I think. Or it was the other Melanie's vote.


message 20: by Melanie (new)

Melanie (meldoc) | 649 comments Amber wrote: "Melanie wrote: "Hi Everyone! Here are my picks:

Patricia - Wicked (I enjoyed this one)
Kirsten - A Killing In The Hills
Agnieszka - Gone Bad
Dana - Free Of Malice (This is on my tbr wish list)
Amb..."


Hi there
Melanie (CA) here...I am not sure which of us you counted but I checked and apparently we share more than just a name..we both voted for Katherine Swynford: The History of a Medieval Mistress. Good Luck. Happy Reading.


message 21: by Amber (new)

Amber Martingale I'll have to update then.


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