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message 1: by Janet , Moderator (new)

Janet  | 5714 comments Mod
Hello all!

The time has come to choose your book selections for your September 2018 read in the PIFM challenge.

The rules are:-

* You can choose any number of books. A minimum of two and up to a maximum of 10.

* Please, only ONE MESSAGE per member. That means NO REPLYING or CHATTING in this thread.

* Once you have made your selections and posted, when your votes start to come in you can then add your votes cast by other members beneath your book titles ie. the following might be how my list would look:-

Tall Oaks - Chris Whitaker
x 1 - Janet

The Chalk Man - C J Tudor
x 1 - Agnieszka
x 1 - Patricia

How you post is your choice, you can link, do pictures, the above is just an example. The key is that you stick with the one message and update it as the votes come in. Your list can be placed when the September 2018 threads go up.

message 2: by Kirsten (last edited Sep 01, 2018 10:17AM) (new)

Kirsten  (kmcripn) | 7981 comments September? I am so looking forward to fall! It has been too d*** hot this summer!!

Friends in High Places by Donna Leon (Guido Brunetti #9)
Friends in High Places (Commissario Brunetti, #9) by Donna Leon

6 votes - Amy, Vicki Willis, Dana, Mandy, Agnieszka, Ann

Agatha Raisin and the Witch of Wyckhadden by M.C. Beaton (Agatha Raisin #9)
Agatha Raisin and the Witch of Wyckhadden (Agatha Raisin, #9) by M.C. Beaton

3 votes - Melanie, Patricia, Perri

The Lost Night by Jayne Castle (Rainshadow #9)
The Lost Night (Rainshadow, #1; Ghost Hunters, #9) by Jayne Castle

5 votes - Val, Tonya, Sophie, Amber, Dana

message 3: by Patricia (last edited Aug 23, 2018 01:02PM) (new)

Patricia Bergman (marshop) | 1101 comments These are biographies that have been sitting on my shelves for years.

Peter the Great by Robert K. Massie Peter the Great

Nicholas and Alexandra by Robert K. Massie Nicholas and Alexandra
Sophie - Mandy

Uncommon Knowledge by Judy Lewis Uncommon Knowledge
Val - Melanie - Tonya - Vicki - Christine - Dana - Agnieszka

Truman by David McCullough Truman
Amy - Perri - Dana

Whittaker Chambers A Biography by Sam Tanenhaus Whittaker Chambers: A Biography

The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt by Edmund Morris The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt

message 4: by Val (last edited Aug 24, 2018 09:46AM) (new)

Val Give Me Your Hand by Megan Abbott Give Me Your Hand
Amy, Dana

Rescued (Andy Carpenter, #17) by David Rosenfelt Rescued
Perri, Kirsten, Agnieszka

You're Next by Gregg Hurwitz You're Next
Melanie, Patricia, Tonya, Vicki, Amber, Mandy

XO (Kathryn Dance, #3) by Jeffery Deaver xo, Zach
Sophie, Dana

The Man Who Cast Two Shadows (Kathleen Mallory, #2) by Carol O'Connell The Man Who Cast Two Shadows

message 5: by Melanie (last edited Feb 02, 2019 09:55PM) (new)

Melanie (meldoc) | 649 comments m

message 6: by Amy (last edited Aug 14, 2018 05:02PM) (new)

Amy Kelly In a dark, dark wood by Ruth Ware * * * *
Remember Mia by Alexandra Burt *
A stranger in the house by Shari Lapena * *
I see you by Clare Mackintosh * * * * *
What was mine by Helen Klein Ross
Lie in wait by Eric Rickstad *
When I’m gone by Emily Bleeker
He’s gone by Deb Caletti

message 7: by Perri (last edited Aug 24, 2018 09:03PM) (new)

Perri Which series should I continue?

The Night Season The Night Season (Archie Sheridan & Gretchen Lowell, #4) by Chelsea Cain
Sophie, Dana

Faithful Place Faithful Place (Dublin Murder Squad, #3) by Tana French
Tonya, Dana, Christine, Mandy, Agnieszka

The Concrete Blonde The Concrete Blonde (Harry Bosch, #3; Harry Bosch Universe, #3) by Michael Connelly
Melanie, Vicki, Amber, Kirsten

Among the Wicked Among the Wicked (Kate Burkholder #8) by Linda Castillo

Boundary Waters Boundary Waters (Cork O'Connor, #2) by William Kent Krueger

Season of Fear Season of Fear (Cab Bolton, #2) by Brian Freeman

message 8: by Tonya (last edited Aug 18, 2018 01:26AM) (new)

Tonya (tonyasmith) | 866 comments Beautiful Creatures (book 1) by Garcia/Stohl.

Silent Corner (Jane Hawk #1) by Dean Koontz.
4 votes-- Patricia, Val, Christine,Melanie
Sworn to Silence (Kate Burkholder#1)Linda Castillo
4 votes-- Perri, Amber, Kirsten, Dana#2
Fly Away by Kristin Hannah
3 votes-- Vicki, Dana, Amy
Ink and Bone by Lisa Unger---1 vote Sophie

message 9: by Sophie (last edited Aug 28, 2018 07:24AM) (new)

Sophie | 1029 comments Gosh, September's approaching already. Seems like only yesterday we were getting over Christmas!

1. Our House by Louise Candlish Val, Amy, Christine, Kirsten, Dana (5)
2. The Murderer's Son by Joy Ellis
3. Every Single Secret by Emily Carpenter Patricia, Perri, Dana, Mandy (4)
4. The Witchfinder's Sister by Beth Underdown Amber (1)
5. Close to Home by Robert Dugoni Tonya, Vicki, Agnieszka (3)
6. Not Perfect by Elizabeth LaBan

Our House by Louise Candlish The Murderer's Son (DI Jackman & DS Evans, #1) by Joy Ellis Every Single Secret by Emily Carpenter The Witchfinder's Sister by Beth Underdown Close to Home (Tracy Crosswhite, #5) by Robert Dugoni Not Perfect by Elizabeth LaBan

message 10: by Karima (new)

Karima chermiti (karichma) | 1 comments The Chalk Man by C J Tudor

message 11: by Vicki Willis (last edited Aug 18, 2018 05:37AM) (new)

Vicki Willis | 885 comments Back to work month for me! Hope I get a great class this year!

Bottomland: A Novel Based on the Murder of Rosa Mary Dean in Franklin, Tennessee
Sophie, Dana, Mandy


The Lifeboat
Christine, Perri, Val, Melanie, Dana

The Age of Daredevils
Amber, Kirsten

The Missing
Tonya, Patricia, Amy

Bottomland A Novel Based on the Murder of Rosa Mary Dean in Franklin, Tennessee by Trey Holt Persona by Marc Horn The Lifeboat by Charlotte Rogan The Age of Daredevils by Michael Clarkson The Missing by Caroline Eriksson

message 12: by Christine (new)

Christine Hatfield  (christinesbookshelves) | 4923 comments Here’s my list of books

Her Christmas Family Wish by Lois Richer
A Gift for Santa (Northern Lights #2) by Beth Carpenter
Texas Christmas Twins (Christmas Twins #3) by Deb Kastner
The Deputy's Holiday Family by Mindy Obenhaus
Sophie's Path (Shores of Indian Lake #6) by Catherine Lanigan
The Baby Gift The Baby Agenda\Unexpected Gifts by Janice Kay Johnson
Make Me a Match Baby, Baby\The Matchmaker Wore Skates\Suddenly Sophie by Melinda Curtis
Santa's Seven-Day Baby Tutorial (Hurley's Homestyle Kitchen, #6) by Meg Maxwell
Christmas Captive (Men of Valor #6) by Liz Johnson

message 13: by Amber (last edited Aug 23, 2018 11:58AM) (new)

Amber Martingale 1. https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/3... (The Pillars of Rome (Republic #1) ) +2

2. https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1... (Thomas Jefferson's Creme Brulee: How a Founding Father and His Slave James Hemings Introduced French Cuisine to America) +1

3. https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/3... (Bullies, Bastards and Bitches: How to Write the Bad Guys of Fiction)
4. https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1... (The Taste of Conquest: The Rise and Fall of the Three Great Cities of Spice)
5. https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/4... (Warfare in the Classical World: An Illustrated Encyclopedia of Weapons, Warriors, and Warfare in the Ancient Civilizations of Greece and Rome)
6. https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/7... (Ancient Inventions) +3

7. https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/5... (Following Gandalf: Epic Battles and Moral Victory in the Lord of the Rings) +1

8. https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/6... (Asian Dumplings: Mastering Gyoza, Spring Rolls, Samosas, and More
by Andrea Nguyen (Goodreads Author) ) +1

9. https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/4... (English as a Second F*cking Language: How to Swear Effectively, Explained in Detail With Numerous Examples Taken from Everyday Life
by Sterling Johnson)
and 10. https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1... (The Potato: How the Humble Spud Rescued the Western World
by Larry Zuckerman) +5
Vicki Willis
both Danas
Kirsten (Thanks. I hope so, too)

message 14: by Dana (last edited Aug 24, 2018 10:43AM) (new)

Dana (dkmckelvey) | 539 comments Some books I have easy access to - the last few months have all come in too late! :(
1) The Kept Woman - Amy, Mandy
2) The Ghosts of Belfast - Amber
3) Deadly Decisions - Tonya, Melanie, Dana
4) The Art of Racing in the Rain - Perri, Vicki, Val, Kirsten, Sophie, Agnieszka
5) The Likeness - Patricia

The Kept Woman (Will Trent, #8) by Karin Slaughter The Ghosts of Belfast (Jack Lennon Investigations #1) by Stuart Neville Deadly Decisions (Temperance Brennan, #3) by Kathy Reichs The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein The Likeness (Dublin Murder Squad, #2) by Tana French

message 15: by Mandy (last edited Aug 23, 2018 12:23PM) (new)

Mandy (penn_y_lane) | 554 comments 1. The Secret Friend
2. Flesh House - Dana
3. Drums of Autumn - Tonya, Sophie, Val, Dana, Melanie
4. Ten Big Ones - Vicki, Amy, Patricia, Agnieszka
5. Out - Perri
6. The Last Detective - Kirsten

The Last Detective (Peter Diamond, #1) by Peter Lovesey Out by Natsuo Kirino Ten Big Ones (Stephanie Plum, #10) by Janet Evanovich Drums of Autumn (Outlander, #4) by Diana Gabaldon Flesh House (Logan McRae, #4) by Stuart MacBride The Secret Friend (Darby McCormick #2) by Chris Mooney

message 16: by Tonya (new)

Tonya (tonyasmith) | 866 comments Mandy-- Drums of Autumn

message 17: by Dana (last edited Aug 23, 2018 03:38PM) (new)

message 18: by Tonya (new)

Tonya (tonyasmith) | 866 comments Dana-The Nightingale

message 19: by Amber (new)

Amber Martingale Tonya wrote: "Dana-The Nightingale"

Wrong thread. This is where you place the books you want US to vote on for YOUR next book. From YOUR TBR (To Be Read) List.

message 20: by Tonya (new)

Tonya (tonyasmith) | 866 comments I apologize Amber, I had already said i hope i was putting the right spot..but i knew that you would let me know if i was wrong...so thank you.

message 21: by Amber (new)

Amber Martingale I didn't see that part. Sorry if I came off as snippy.

message 22: by Ann (last edited Sep 02, 2018 12:11AM) (new)

Ann Girdharry (anngirdharry) | 317 comments Oh boy, I'm coming in really late here. Don't worry if some of you have already closed your lists.

Here are my possibles for September.

1. In Her Shadow by Mark Edwards
Vicki, Val, Mandy

2. Truth and Lies by Caroline Mitchell

3. Murder at Midnight by Faith Martin

and the last one's an odd one that doesn't fit in but it's been recommended to me more than once...

4. A Slip of the Keyboard: Collected Non-Fiction by Terry Pratchett

In Her Shadow by Mark Edwards Truth and Lies (DI Amy Winter, #1) by Caroline Mitchell Murder at Midnight by Faith Martin A Slip of the Keyboard Collected Non-Fiction by Terry Pratchett

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