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message 1: by Diane (new)

Diane This is a lofty goal since I am starting this so late in the year,, but I'm up for the challenge!

Here is what I have read so far in 2009 (not in order read):

1. The Age of Innocence - Edith Wharton
2. The Alchemist - Paulo Coelho
3. Amadeus - Peter Shaffer
4. Animal Farm by George Orwell
5. The Awakening - Kate Chopin
6. Balzac & the Little Chinese Seamstress - Dai Sijie
7. Beast in the Jungle, The & Other Stories - Henry James
8. Breaking Dawn - Stepenie Meyer
9. Broken Open - Elizabeth Lesser
10. A Child Called "It" - David Pelzer
11. The Da Vinci Code - Dan Brown
12. The Dark Bride - Laura Restrepo
13. Devil in the White City - Erik Larsen
14. Eat, Love, Pray - Elizabeth Gilbert
15. Eclipse - Stephenie Meyer
16. Ellen Foster - Kaye Gibbons
17. Fireproof - Stephen Kendrick
18. Flatland - Edwin A. Abbott
19. The Glass Castle - Jeannette Walls
20. The God of Small Things - Arundhati Roy
21. Gone to the Dogs - Mary Guterson
22. The House on Mango Street - Sandra Cisneros
23. How to Heal a Painful Relationship - Bill Ferguson
24. Interpreter of Maladies - Jhumpa Lahiri
25. The Journey to the East - Herman Hesse
26. The Little Foxes by Lillian Hellman
27. The Love Dare - Stephen Kendrick
28. Love in the Time of Cholera - Gabriel Garcia Marquez
28. Madame de Treymes - Edith Wharton
29. Memoirs of a Geisha - Arthur Golden
30. Midnight Sun - Stephenie Meyer
31. My Mortal Enemy - Willa Cather
32. New Moon - Stephenie Meyer
33. Night - Elie Wiesel
34. Nineteen Minutes - Jodi Picoult
35. Pride & Prejudice & Zombies - Seth Grahame Smith
36. The Reader - Bernard Schlink
37. The Road - Cormac McCarthy
38. The Shack - William P. Young
39. The Stranger - Albert Camus
40. Tale of Despereaux - Kate DiCamillo
41. A Thousand Splendid Suns - Khaled Hosseini
42. Three Cups of Tea - Greg Mortenson
43. Time Machine, The - H.G. Wells
44. Twilight - Stephenie Meyer
45. Vinegar Hill - A. Manette Ansay
46. Where the Heart Is - Billie Letts
47. Women, The - Clare Booth Luce

message 2: by Diane (new)

Diane 48. For One More Day - Mitch Albom
49. A Walk to Remember - Nicholas Sparks

message 3: by Diane (new)

Diane 50. Crossroads by Belva Plain

1/3 of the way there!!!!!! But over halfway through the year - yikes - I need to get busy!

message 4: by Erin (new)

Erin (erinreadsbooks) Isn't "Three Cups of Tea" fantastic? I was so inspired after finishing it!

message 5: by Diane (new)

Diane Erin, I LOVED that book! One of my all-time favorites. It is definitely inspiring!

message 6: by Diane (new)

Diane 51. Pride and Pejudice by Jane Austen
52. Iris & Ruby by Rosie Thomas

message 7: by Diane (new)

Diane 53. Code to Zero by Ken Follett

message 8: by Diane (new)

Diane 54. Angels & Demons by Dan Brown
55. Lady Killer by Lisa Scottoline

message 9: by Diane (new)

Diane 56. Japanese Inn by Oliver Statler

message 10: by Diane (new)

Diane 57. A Separate Peace by John Knowles
58. Grimm's Fairy Tales by the Brothers Grimm

message 11: by Diane (new)

Diane 59. Hannah's Dream by Diane Hammond
60. Reading with Oprah: The Book Club that Changed America by Kathleen Rooney

message 12: by Diane (new)

Diane 61. Mary, Queen of Scots by Antonia Fraser
62. Mary, Queen of Scots: Queen without a Country by Kathryn Lasky

message 13: by Diane (new)

Diane 63. America's Best Short Stories 1995 Edition
64. The Body Artist by Don Delillo
65. Rise and Shine by Anna Quindlen

message 15: by Diane (new)

Diane 68. Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson
69. The Changeling Sea by Patricia A. McKillip

message 16: by Diane (new)

Diane 70. Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli
71. When Character Was King A Story of Ronald Reagan by Peggy Noonan
72. Ramona the Brave by Beverly Cleary
73. The Double Image by Helen MacInnes

message 17: by Diane (new)

Diane 74. Anthem by Ayn Rand
75. Autobiography of a Face by Lucy Grealy

message 18: by Diane (new)

Diane 76. A Room With a View by E.M. Forster
77. War and Remembrance by Herman Wouk
78. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer
79. First Love and Other Stories by Turgenev, Ivan Sergeevich
80. Invasion of the Mind Swappers from Asteroid 6! by James Howe
81. Stonewall's Gold A Novel of the Civil War by Robert J. Mrazek

message 28: by Diane (new)

Diane 106. Bless the Beasts and Children by Glendon Swarthout
107. The Yearling by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
108. Kim: A Gift from Vietnam by Frank W. Chinnock
109. The Invisible Man by H.G. Wells

message 43: by Diane (new)

Diane 138. House Made of Dawn by N. Scott Momaday
139. History of Love by Nicole Krauss
140. Everything Is Illuminated by Jonathan Safran Foer
141. Garden Spells by Sarah Addison Allen
142. True Believer by Nicholas Sparks
143. At Fist Sight by Nichoas Sparks
144. The Courage of Fear by Barbara Boyer
145. Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim

message 44: by Diane (new)

Diane 146. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling

message 45: by Diane (last edited Dec 10, 2009 06:59AM) (new)

message 46: by Diane (new)

Diane 148. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling
149. A Pale View of the Hills bt Kazuo Ishiguro
150. Vathek by William Beckford
151. Loving Frank by Nancy Horan
152. A Doll's House and Other Plays by Henrik Ibsen
153. The Vampyre and Other Tales of the Macabre by John William Polidori
154. Candide by Voltaire
155. The Motorcycle Diaries by Che Guevara
156. The Secret Sharer and Other Stories by Joseph Conrad
157. A Time to Speak by Helen Lewis
158. The Snows of Kilimanjaro and Other Stories by Ernest Hemingway
159. Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie

message 47: by Diane (new)

Diane 160. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling
161. Watchmen by Alan Moore
162. Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie
163. Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston

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