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message 1: by Arielle (new)

Arielle | 145 comments My goal will be to read 75 books in 2018


message 2: by Susy (new)

Susy (susysstories) Wishing you the best of luck with your goal Arielle & a very happy New (reading) Year!!


message 3: by Arielle (new)

Arielle | 145 comments Susy wrote: "Wishing you the best of luck with your goal Arielle & a very happy New (reading) Year!!"

Thank you! Wishing the same for you :)


message 4: by Susy (new)

Susy (susysstories) Arielle wrote: "Susy wrote: "Wishing you the best of luck with your goal Arielle & a very happy New (reading) Year!!"

Thank you! Wishing the same for you :)"


Thx Arielle!


message 5: by Blagica , Cheerleader! (new)

Blagica  | 12028 comments Wishing you the best of luck with your goal this year.


message 6: by Arielle (new)

Arielle | 145 comments As of Feb 2, 2018 I am at 7/75

January:
1. Angela’s Ashes by Frank McCourt Finished 1-1-18
2. A Lonely Aura of Justice by Alexander Perreira Finished 1-4-18
3. All Grown Up by Jami Attenberg Finished 1-8-18
4. Quick & Dirty by Stuart Woods Finished 1-11-18
5. Rough Justice by Lisa Scottoline Finished 1-20-18
6. The Rooster Bar by John Grisham Finished 1-27-18
February:
1. The People vs. Alex Cross Finished 2-1-18


message 7: by Blagica , Cheerleader! (new)

Blagica  | 12028 comments Hoping you had fun getting lost in some pages in your first month!


message 8: by Susy (new)

Susy (susysstories) Arielle wrote: "As of Feb 2, 2018 I am at 7/75
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👍👍👍


message 9: by Arielle (new)

Arielle | 145 comments As of Feb 28, 2013, I am at 13/75

January:
1. Angela’s Ashes by Frank McCourt Finished 1-1-18
2. A Lonely Aura of Justice by Alexander Perreira Finished 1-4-18
3. All Grown Up by Jami Attenberg Finished 1-8-18
4. Quick & Dirty by Stuart Woods Finished 1-11-18
5. Rough Justice by Lisa Scottoline Finished 1-20-18
6. The Rooster Bar by John Grisham Finished 1-27-18
February:
1. The People vs. Alex Cross by James Patterson Finished 2-1-18
2. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. Rowling Finished 2-11-18
3. Wonder by R.J. Palacio Finished 2-14-18
4. Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng Finished 2-19-18
5. Exit West by Mohsin Hamid Finished 2-22-18
6. Baby City by Freida McFadden Finished 2-23-18
7. 11 out of 10: A Collection of Humorous Medical Short Stories by Freida McFadden Finished 2-28-18


message 10: by Blagica , Cheerleader! (new)

Blagica  | 12028 comments You are doing great! Hoping March is a smashing success for you.


message 11: by Arielle (new)

Arielle | 145 comments Thank you Blagica! Hope the same for you :)


message 12: by Arielle (new)

Arielle | 145 comments As of 4-2-18, I have read 24/75

January:
1. Angela’s Ashes by Frank McCourt Finished 1-1-18
2. A Lonely Aura of Justice by Alexander Perreira Finished 1-4-18
3. All Grown Up by Jami Attenberg Finished 1-8-18
4. Quick & Dirty by Stuart Woods Finished 1-11-18
5. Rough Justice by Lisa Scottoline Finished 1-20-18
6. The Rooster Bar by John Grisham Finished 1-27-18
February:
1. The People vs. Alex Cross by James Patterson Finished 2-1-18
2. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. Rowling Finished 2-11-18
3. Wonder by R.J. Palacio Finished 2-14-18
4. Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng Finished 2-19-18
5. Exit West by Mohsin Hamid Finished 2-22-18
6. Baby City by Freida McFadden Finished 2-23-18
7. 11 out of 10: A Collection of Humorous Medical Short Stories by Freida McFadden Finished 2-28-18
March:
1. Far From True by Linwood Barclay Finished 3-2-18
2. Business Relationships That Last: 5 Steps to Transform Contacts Into High Performing Relationships by Ed Wallace Finished 3-2-18
3. The Party After You Left by Roz Chast Finished 3-3-18
4. Private Royals by James Patterson Finished 3-4-18
5. Brain Damage by Freida McFadden Finished 3-7-18
6. Auggie & Me: Three Wonder Stories by R.J. Palacio Finished 3-9-18
7. Can’t We Talk about Something More Pleasant? By Roz Chast Finished 3-17-18
8. Dead Man’s Time by Peter James Finished 3-19-18
9. Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller Finished 3-20-18
10. The Wife by Alafair Burke Finished 3-25-18
11. Murder Beyond the Grave by James Patterson Finished 3-27-18


message 13: by Blagica , Cheerleader! (new)

Blagica  | 12028 comments A book is a dream that you hold in your hand. I hope that April brings you many more five star reads. Do you have a stand out book so far this year?


message 14: by Arielle (new)

Arielle | 145 comments So far, I think Angela’s Ashes and Wonder have stood out the most for their ability to transport you into the characters lives


message 15: by Arielle (new)

Arielle | 145 comments As of 5-1-15, I'm at 35/75

January:
1. Angela’s Ashes by Frank McCourt Finished 1-1-18
2. A Lonely Aura of Justice by Alexander Perreira Finished 1-4-18
3. All Grown Up by Jami Attenberg Finished 1-8-18
4. Quick & Dirty by Stuart Woods Finished 1-11-18
5. Rough Justice by Lisa Scottoline Finished 1-20-18
6. The Rooster Bar by John Grisham Finished 1-27-18
February:
1. The People vs. Alex Cross by James Patterson Finished 2-1-18
2. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. Rowling Finished 2-11-18
3. Wonder by R.J. Palacio Finished 2-14-18
4. Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng Finished 2-19-18
5. Exit West by Mohsin Hamid Finished 2-22-18
6. Baby City by Freida McFadden Finished 2-23-18
7. 11 out of 10: A Collection of Humorous Medical Short Stories by Freida McFadden Finished 2-28-18
March:
1. Far From True by Linwood Barclay Finished 3-2-18
2. Business Relationships That Last: 5 Steps to Transform Contacts Into High Performing Relationships by Ed Wallace Finished 3-2-18
3. The Party After You Left by Roz Chast Finished 3-3-18
4. Private Royals by James Patterson Finished 3-4-18
5. Brain Damage by Freida McFadden Finished 3-7-18
6. Auggie & Me: Three Wonder Stories by R.J. Palacio Finished 3-9-18
7. Can’t We Talk about Something More Pleasant? By Roz Chast Finished 3-17-18
8. Dead Man’s Time by Peter James Finished 3-19-18
9. Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller Finished 3-20-18
10. The Wife by Alafair Burke Finished 3-25-18
11. Murder Beyond the Grave by James Patterson Finished 3-27-18
April:
1. Xingu by Edith Wharton Finished 4-2-18
2. The Rosie Effect by Graeme Simsion Finished 4-2-18
3. A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams Finished 4-9-18
4. The Godfather by Mario Puzo Finished 4-12-18
5. The Last Mrs. Parrish by Liv Constantine Finished 4-20-18
6. I’ve Got My Eyes On You by Mary Higgins Clark Finished 4-21-18
7. I Work at a Public Library: A Collection of Crazy Stories from the Stacks by Gina Sheridan Finished 4-21-18
8. The Guest Cat by Takashi Hiraide Finished 4-23-18
9. After Anna by Lisa Scottoline Finished 4-27-18
10. Nail Art Sourcebook: Over 500 Designs for Fingertip Fashions by Pansy Alexander-Potter, Mineko Sugita, Lucy Gronner, and Sophie Harris-Greenslade Finished 4-30-18
11. Unbound by Stuart Woods Finished 4-30-18


message 16: by Blagica , Cheerleader! (new)

Blagica  | 12028 comments You are doing great! I hope May is a fantastic month filled with books and sunshine!


message 17: by Arielle (new)

Arielle | 145 comments As of 6-1-18, I'm at 42/75

January:
1. Angela’s Ashes by Frank McCourt Finished 1-1-18
2. A Lonely Aura of Justice by Alexander Perreira Finished 1-4-18
3. All Grown Up by Jami Attenberg Finished 1-8-18
4. Quick & Dirty by Stuart Woods Finished 1-11-18
5. Rough Justice by Lisa Scottoline Finished 1-20-18
6. The Rooster Bar by John Grisham Finished 1-27-18
February:
1. The People vs. Alex Cross by James Patterson Finished 2-1-18
2. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. Rowling Finished 2-11-18
3. Wonder by R.J. Palacio Finished 2-14-18
4. Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng Finished 2-19-18
5. Exit West by Mohsin Hamid Finished 2-22-18
6. Baby City by Freida McFadden Finished 2-23-18
7. 11 out of 10: A Collection of Humorous Medical Short Stories by Freida McFadden Finished 2-28-18
March:
1. Far From True by Linwood Barclay Finished 3-2-18
2. Business Relationships That Last: 5 Steps to Transform Contacts Into High Performing Relationships by Ed Wallace Finished 3-2-18
3. The Party After You Left by Roz Chast Finished 3-3-18
4. Private Royals by James Patterson Finished 3-4-18
5. Brain Damage by Freida McFadden Finished 3-7-18
6. Auggie & Me: Three Wonder Stories by R.J. Palacio Finished 3-9-18
7. Can’t We Talk about Something More Pleasant? By Roz Chast Finished 3-17-18
8. Dead Man’s Time by Peter James Finished 3-19-18
9. Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller Finished 3-20-18
10. The Wife by Alafair Burke Finished 3-25-18
11. Murder Beyond the Grave by James Patterson Finished 3-27-18
April:
1. Xingu by Edith Wharton Finished 4-2-18
2. The Rosie Effect by Graeme Simsion Finished 4-2-18
3. A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams Finished 4-9-18
4. The Godfather by Mario Puzo Finished 4-12-18
5. The Last Mrs. Parrish by Liv Constantine Finished 4-20-18
6. I’ve Got My Eyes On You by Mary Higgins Clark Finished 4-21-18
7. I Work at a Public Library: A Collection of Crazy Stories from the Stacks by Gina Sheridan Finished 4-21-18
8. The Guest Cat by Takashi Hiraide Finished 4-23-18
9. After Anna by Lisa Scottoline Finished 4-27-18
10. Nail Art Sourcebook: Over 500 Designs for Fingertip Fashions by Pansy Alexander-Potter, Mineko Sugita, Lucy Gronner, and Sophie Harris-Greenslade Finished 4-30-18
11. Unbound by Stuart Woods Finished 4-30-18
May:
1. Red Alert: An NYPD Red Mystery by James Patterson Finished 5-3-18
2. What If? Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions by Randall Munroe Finished 5-5-18
3. Judgment Calls by Alafair Burke Finished 5-11-18
4. One of us is Lying by Karen M. McManus Finished 5-16-18
5. The Devil You Know by Freida McFadden Finished 5-17-18
6. The 17th Suspect by James Patterson Finished 5-20-18
7. Every Note Played by Lisa Genova Finished 5-24-18


message 18: by Arielle (new)

Arielle | 145 comments As of 7-2-18, I'm at 50/75

January:
1. Angela’s Ashes by Frank McCourt Finished 1-1-18
2. A Lonely Aura of Justice by Alexander Perreira Finished 1-4-18
3. All Grown Up by Jami Attenberg Finished 1-8-18
4. Quick & Dirty by Stuart Woods Finished 1-11-18
5. Rough Justice by Lisa Scottoline Finished 1-20-18
6. The Rooster Bar by John Grisham Finished 1-27-18
February:
1. The People vs. Alex Cross by James Patterson Finished 2-1-18
2. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. Rowling Finished 2-11-18
3. Wonder by R.J. Palacio Finished 2-14-18
4. Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng Finished 2-19-18
5. Exit West by Mohsin Hamid Finished 2-22-18
6. Baby City by Freida McFadden Finished 2-23-18
7. 11 out of 10: A Collection of Humorous Medical Short Stories by Freida McFadden Finished 2-28-18
March:
1. Far From True by Linwood Barclay Finished 3-2-18
2. Business Relationships That Last: 5 Steps to Transform Contacts Into High Performing Relationships by Ed Wallace Finished 3-2-18
3. The Party After You Left by Roz Chast Finished 3-3-18
4. Private Royals by James Patterson Finished 3-4-18
5. Brain Damage by Freida McFadden Finished 3-7-18
6. Auggie & Me: Three Wonder Stories by R.J. Palacio Finished 3-9-18
7. Can’t We Talk about Something More Pleasant? By Roz Chast Finished 3-17-18
8. Dead Man’s Time by Peter James Finished 3-19-18
9. Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller Finished 3-20-18
10. The Wife by Alafair Burke Finished 3-25-18
11. Murder Beyond the Grave by James Patterson Finished 3-27-18
April:
1. Xingu by Edith Wharton Finished 4-2-18
2. The Rosie Effect by Graeme Simsion Finished 4-2-18
3. A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams Finished 4-9-18
4. The Godfather by Mario Puzo Finished 4-12-18
5. The Last Mrs. Parrish by Liv Constantine Finished 4-20-18
6. I’ve Got My Eyes On You by Mary Higgins Clark Finished 4-21-18
7. I Work at a Public Library: A Collection of Crazy Stories from the Stacks by Gina Sheridan Finished 4-21-18
8. The Guest Cat by Takashi Hiraide Finished 4-23-18
9. After Anna by Lisa Scottoline Finished 4-27-18
10. Nail Art Sourcebook: Over 500 Designs for Fingertip Fashions by Pansy Alexander-Potter, Mineko Sugita, Lucy Gronner, and Sophie Harris-Greenslade Finished 4-30-18
11. Unbound by Stuart Woods Finished 4-30-18
May:
1. Red Alert: An NYPD Red Mystery by James Patterson Finished 5-3-18
2. What If? Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions by Randall Munroe Finished 5-5-18
3. Judgment Calls by Alafair Burke Finished 5-11-18
4. One of us is Lying by Karen M. McManus Finished 5-16-18
5. The Devil You Know by Freida McFadden Finished 5-17-18
6. The 17th Suspect by James Patterson Finished 5-20-18
7. Every Note Played by Lisa Genova Finished 5-24-18
June:
1. Jaffa Beach: Historical Fiction by Fedora Horowitz Finished 6-3-18
2. Herding Cats: A Sara’s Scribbles Collection Finished 6-9-18
3. Hemorrhoids at Halftime: An Insider’s View of High School Athletics by Hank Roth Finished 6-11-18
4. Surprise Me by Sophie Kinsella Finished 6-14-18
5. Waiting by Carol Lynch Williams Finished 6-18-18
6. The Bracelet: A Short Story by Mary Jane Clark Finished 6-19-18
7. The Death of Mrs. Westaway by Ruth Ware Finished 6-22-18
8. Shoot First by Stuart Woods Finished 6-28-18


message 19: by Blagica , Cheerleader! (new)

Blagica  | 12028 comments Hoping July is full of page turning and falling in love with a new book!


message 20: by Arielle (new)

Arielle | 145 comments As of 8-2-18, I'm at 56/75

2018 Books
January:
1. Angela’s Ashes by Frank McCourt Finished 1-1-18
2. A Lonely Aura of Justice by Alexander Perreira Finished 1-4-18
3. All Grown Up by Jami Attenberg Finished 1-8-18
4. Quick & Dirty by Stuart Woods Finished 1-11-18
5. Rough Justice by Lisa Scottoline Finished 1-20-18
6. The Rooster Bar by John Grisham Finished 1-27-18
February:
1. The People vs. Alex Cross by James Patterson Finished 2-1-18
2. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. Rowling Finished 2-11-18
3. Wonder by R.J. Palacio Finished 2-14-18
4. Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng Finished 2-19-18
5. Exit West by Mohsin Hamid Finished 2-22-18
6. Baby City by Freida McFadden Finished 2-23-18
7. 11 out of 10: A Collection of Humorous Medical Short Stories by Freida McFadden Finished 2-28-18
March:
1. Far From True by Linwood Barclay Finished 3-2-18
2. Business Relationships That Last: 5 Steps to Transform Contacts Into High Performing Relationships by Ed Wallace Finished 3-2-18
3. The Party After You Left by Roz Chast Finished 3-3-18
4. Private Royals by James Patterson Finished 3-4-18
5. Brain Damage by Freida McFadden Finished 3-7-18
6. Auggie & Me: Three Wonder Stories by R.J. Palacio Finished 3-9-18
7. Can’t We Talk about Something More Pleasant? By Roz Chast Finished 3-17-18
8. Dead Man’s Time by Peter James Finished 3-19-18
9. Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller Finished 3-20-18
10. The Wife by Alafair Burke Finished 3-25-18
11. Murder Beyond the Grave by James Patterson Finished 3-27-18
April:
1. Xingu by Edith Wharton Finished 4-2-18
2. The Rosie Effect by Graeme Simsion Finished 4-2-18
3. A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams Finished 4-9-18
4. The Godfather by Mario Puzo Finished 4-12-18
5. The Last Mrs. Parrish by Liv Constantine Finished 4-20-18
6. I’ve Got My Eyes On You by Mary Higgins Clark Finished 4-21-18
7. I Work at a Public Library: A Collection of Crazy Stories from the Stacks by Gina Sheridan Finished 4-21-18
8. The Guest Cat by Takashi Hiraide Finished 4-23-18
9. After Anna by Lisa Scottoline Finished 4-27-18
10. Nail Art Sourcebook: Over 500 Designs for Fingertip Fashions by Pansy Alexander-Potter, Mineko Sugita, Lucy Gronner, and Sophie Harris-Greenslade Finished 4-30-18
11. Unbound by Stuart Woods Finished 4-30-18
May:
1. Red Alert: An NYPD Red Mystery by James Patterson Finished 5-3-18
2. What If? Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions by Randall Munroe Finished 5-5-18
3. Judgment Calls by Alafair Burke Finished 5-11-18
4. One of us is Lying by Karen M. McManus Finished 5-16-18
5. The Devil You Know by Freida McFadden Finished 5-17-18
6. The 17th Suspect by James Patterson Finished 5-20-18
7. Every Note Played by Lisa Genova Finished 5-24-18
June:
1. Jaffa Beach: Historical Fiction by Fedora Horowitz Finished 6-3-18
2. Herding Cats: A Sara’s Scribbles Collection Finished 6-9-18
3. Hemorrhoids at Halftime: An Insider’s View of High School Athletics by Hank Roth Finished 6-11-18
4. Surprise Me by Sophie Kinsella Finished 6-14-18
5. Waiting by Carol Lynch Williams Finished 6-18-18
6. The Bracelet: A Short Story by Mary Jane Clark Finished 6-19-18
7. The Death of Mrs. Westaway by Ruth Ware Finished 6-22-18
8. Shoot First by Stuart Woods Finished 6-28-18
July:
1. Den of Thieves , The Psychopathology of the Big 4 Banks: The Memoir of a Millennial’s Wall Street Career by Anthony Matthews Finished 7-3-18
2. Haatchi & Little B : The Inspiring True Story of One Boy and His Dog by Wendy Holden Finished 7-6-18
3. The Friend: A Short Story by Mary Jane Clark Finished 7-12-18
4. Missing Justice by Alafair Burke Finished 7-12-18
5. Private Sydney by James Patterson Finished 7-17-18
6. Moment of Truth by Lisa Scottoline Finished 7-26-18


message 21: by Arielle (new)

Arielle | 145 comments As of 9-1-18, I'm at 62/75

Listed here are the August reads. See above for January-July

August:
1. Want You Dead by Peter James Finished 8-7-18
2. All We Ever Wanted by Emily Giffin Finished 8-10-18
3. The Bright Hour: A Memoir of Living and Dying by Nina Riggs Finished 8-17-18
4. The Money Shot by Stuart Woods Finished 8-23-18
5. The Arrival by Shaun Tan Finished 8-29-18
6. Storm by Amanda Sun Finished 8-30-18


message 22: by Arielle (new)

Arielle | 145 comments As of 10-2-18, I'm at 73/75

Here are my September Reads. For January-August- see above.

September:
1. School Daze by Marilyn Kaye Finished 9-2-18
2. The Vendetta Defense by Lisa Scottoline Finished 9-6-18
3. American Panda by Gloria Chao Finished 9-10-18
4. An Unwanted Guest by Shari Lapena Finished 9-15-18
5. The Shut-In by James Patterson Finished 9-15-18
6. The Lawyer Lifeguard by James Patterson Finished 9-17-18
7. The Doctor’s Plot by James Patterson Finished 9-18-18
8. What Janie Found by Caroline B. Cooney Finished 9-21-18
9. What Janie Saw by Caroline B. Cooney Finished 9-23-18
10. Private Princess by James Patterson Finished 9-26-18
11. Janie Face to Face by Caroline B. Cooney Finished 9-29-18


message 23: by Arielle (new)

Arielle | 145 comments I have completed my goal of reading 75 books. As of 10-31-18, I have read 81 books.

These are the books I completed in October:

1. Killer Chef by James Patterson Finished 10-2-18
2. Until We Collide by Charlotte Fallowfield Finished 10-4-18
3. Close Case by Alafair Burke Finished 10-10-18
4. The Girl’s Guide to Homelessness: A Memoir by Brianna Karp Finished 10-13-18
5. Juror #3 by James Patterson Finished 10-17-18
6. Ambush by James Patterson Finished 10-23-18
7. Turbulence by Stuart Woods Finished 10-28-18
8. Saving Sophie by Ronald H. Balson Finished 10-29-18


message 24: by Arielle (new)

Arielle | 145 comments As of 11-30-18, I have read 89 books .

These are the books I completed in November:

1. Feared by Lisa Scottoline Finished 11-4-18
2. Karolina’s Twins by Ronald H. Balson Finished 11-6-18
3. The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas Finished 11-10-18
4. Metro Girl by Janet Evanovich Finished 11-15-18
5. The Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn Finished 11-17-18
6. Change of Heart by Jodi Picoult Finished 11-22-18
7. Dead Ringer by Lisa Scottoline Finished 11-26-18
8. Private: Count to Ten by James Patterson Finished 11-28-18


message 25: by Arielle (new)

Arielle | 145 comments At the end of the year, I exceeded my goal of reading 75 books. I ended up reading 98!!!

These are the books I completed in December:

1. Paris for One and Other Stories by Jojo Moyes Finished 12-3-18
2. You are Dead by Peter James Finished 12-7-18
3. You Don’t Own Me by Mary Higgins Clark and Alafair Burke Finished 12-11-18
4. The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin Finished 12-14-18
5. The Best We Could Do by Thi Bui Finished 12-15-18
6. Target Alex Cross by James Patterson Finished 12-19-18
7. Fifty Fifty by James Patterson Finished 12-21-18
8. Desperate Measures by Stuart Woods Finished 12-27-18
9. Someday by David Levithan Finished 12-30-18


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