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message 1: by Janet , Moderator (new)

Janet  | 5752 comments Mod
Hello all!

The time has come to choose your book selections for your January 2019 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:-

The Good Samaritan - Will Carver
x 1 - Janet

Fatal Promise - Angela Marsons
x 1 - Perri
x 1 - Amber

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 January 2019 threads go up.

message 2: by Vicki Willis (last edited Dec 28, 2018 06:21AM) (new)

Vicki Willis | 927 comments Here are my choices from the GRCA nominees...

The Woman in the Window
Patricia, Dana, Amber, Donna, Tonya, Kirsten, Claire, Dana, Christine

Bring Me Back

The Last Time I Lied
Val, Donna

All Your Perfects

The Chalk Man
Melanie, Perri, Mandy

The Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn Bring Me Back by B.A. Paris The Last Time I Lied by Riley Sager All Your Perfects by Colleen Hoover The Chalk Man by C.J. Tudor

message 3: by Patricia (last edited Dec 29, 2018 06:51PM) (new)

Patricia Bergman (marshop) | 1120 comments I have selected some biographies & fictional bios that I've had on my shelves for some time.

Son of a Bitch inspired by true events by Jason B. Sheffield Son of a Bitch: inspired by true events
Amber - Donna - Tonya - Perri - Mandy

My Lunches with Orson by Henry Jaglom My Lunches with Orson

My Salinger Year by Joanna Rakoff My Salinger Year
Dana - Kirsten - Claire - Dana

Barefoot to Avalon A Brother's Story by David Payne Barefoot to Avalon: A Brother's Story
Val - Christine

Georgia A Novel of Georgia O'Keeffe by Dawn Tripp Georgia: A Novel of Georgia O'Keeffe

message 4: by Melanie (last edited Sep 16, 2019 10:52PM) (new)

Melanie (meldoc) | 649 comments Trunk Music 👍🏼 JANUARY
Crazy Rich Asians 👍🏼 FEBRUARY
Assassin's Apprentice 👍🏼 MARCH
Orphan Train 👍🏼APRIL
Natchez Burning: A Novel 👍🏼 MAY
Odd Thomas 👍🏼
Look For Me 👍🏼
The Surgeon 👍🏼
Monday Mourning 👍🏼
The Devil's Punchbowl 👍🏼
The Widow 👍🏼
The Sinner👍🏼
The Stolen Marriage👍🏼
Body Double👍🏼
The 7th Month👍🏼
A Study in Scarlet👍🏼
Birds of a feather👍🏼
Maisie dobbs👍🏼
Erotic stories of Punjabi women 👍🏼
Baby teeth 👍🏼
The apprentice 👍🏼

Trunk Music (Harry Bosch, #5) by Michael Connelly Crazy Rich Asians (Crazy Rich Asians, #1) by Kevin Kwan Assassin's Apprentice (Farseer Trilogy, #1) by Robin Hobb Orphan Train Girl by Christina Baker Kline The Devil's Punchbowl (Penn Cage #3) by Greg Iles Natchez Burning (Penn Cage, #4) by Greg Iles Odd Thomas (Odd Thomas, #1) by Dean Koontz Look For Me (Detective D.D. Warren, #9) by Lisa Gardner The Surgeon (Rizzoli & Isles, #1) by Tess Gerritsen Monday Mourning (Temperance Brennan, #7) by Kathy Reichs The Widow (Kate Waters, #1) by Fiona Barton The Sinner (Rizzoli & Isles, #3) by Tess Gerritsen Circe by Madeline Miller The Stolen Marriage by Diane Chamberlain Body Double (Rizzoli & Isles, #4) by Tess Gerritsen The 7th Month (Detective D.D. Warren, #5.5) by Lisa Gardner A Study in Scarlet (Sherlock Holmes, #1) by Arthur Conan Doyle

Getting Future Lists Ready:

1 The Golem and the Jinni Golem 1
2 Ru no series
3 The Nightingale, no series
4 The Wolf Gift Wolf Chronicles 1
5 Cockroaches Harry Hole 2
6 The Valley of Amazement no series
7 The Face Of Deception Eve Duncan 1👍🏼
8 Trace Scarpetta 13
9 The Innocent no series
10 A Conspiracy of Faith Dept. Q 3👍🏼

1 Die Trying Jack Reacher 2
2 Defend and Betray William Monk 3
3 Cardinal: Forty Words for Sorrow
4 China Rich GirlfriendChina 2
5 Fire and Air no series
6 The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks 👍🏼
7 Silver Screen Fiend: Learning About Life from an Addiction to Film no series
8 Hushabye Kate Redman 1
9 Someone Else's Daughter Miranda 1
10 2nd Chance Murder Club 2

1 Cane River (TBR)
2 A Cutthroat Business
3 Living Dead in Dallas (TBR) True Blood 2
4 The Stranger no series
5 The Law of Dreams no series
6 The Color Purple: no series
7 Before He Kills
8 The Rumor (TBR) no series
9 The Space Between Us (TBR) no series
10 The Invention of Wings (TBR) no series

1 The Child (TBR) Book 2👍🏼
2 A Clash of Kings (TBR) GoT 2
3. The Doomsday Key
4 The Hanover Square Affair
5 The Warren Omissions
6 Murder at Redwood Cove
7. Four to Score
8 Once Gone
9 The Heart's Invisible Furies
10 The Wonder

1 Dawn in a Distant Shore
2 Secret Life of Grazia de Rossi
3 Imago
4 Jericho's Fall (TBR) no series
5 Bitten (TBR) Bitten 1
6 The Gauguin Connection (TBR) Gauguin 1
7 A is for Alibi (TBR) Alphabet 1
8. A Fatal Grace
9. The Forgotten Garden
10. A Clash of Kings

1 61 Hours Jack Reacher 14
2 The Stranger
3. The Witches Salem 1692
4. Luckiest Girl Alive
Dead Duke Secret Wife and the missing Corpse
5. The Space Between Us
6. Wicked Business
7. Living Dead in Dallas
8. Careless in Red

message 5: by Val (last edited Dec 28, 2018 07:10AM) (new)

Val Power Play by Joseph Finder
Iron Lake by William Kent Krueger🎄🎄🎄
Tonya, Perri, Kirsten
Stranger in the Room by Amanda Kyle Williams
Tularosa by Michael McGarrity🎄
The Autistic Brain: Thinking Across the Spectrum by Temple Grandin🎄🎄
Dana, Melanie
The Bone Garden by Tess Gerritsen🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄
Patricia, Dana, Vicki, Claire, Mandy

message 6: by Dana (last edited Dec 28, 2018 08:48AM) (new)

Dana (dkmckelvey) | 585 comments Stealing Vicki's idea!
1) Still Me - Christine
2) Us Against You - Vicki
3) The Outsider - Patricia, Val, Tonya, Perri, Kirsten, Claire, Dana, Mandy
4) Next Year in Havana - Amber, Melanie
5) An American Marriage

Still Me by Jojo Moyes Us Against You (Beartown, #2) by Fredrik Backman The Outsider by Stephen King Next Year in Havana by Chanel Cleeton An American Marriage by Tayari Jones

message 7: by Amber (last edited Dec 28, 2018 10:20AM) (new)

Amber Martingale I've decided to eliminate all books I couldn't find on my library database when I tried to request them.

1. https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/6... (Hunt at the Well of Eternity (Gabriel Hunt #1))
2. https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1... (Stupid Ancient History)
3. https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1... (Vanilla: Travels in Search of the Ice Cream Orchid) +1
Vicki Willis

4. https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/8... ('Isms & 'Ologies: All the Movements, Ideologies and Doctrines That Have Shaped Our World) +1

5. https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1... (The Breakfast Book
by Marion Cunningham, Donnie Cameron (Illustrator)) +1

6. https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/4... (F in Exams: The Best Test Paper Blunders
by Richard Benson) +1

7. https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/6... (Alien Hand Syndrome and Other Too-Weird-Not-To-Be-True Stories
by Alan Bellows (Goodreads Author), Jason Bellows (Goodreads Author) (editor), DamnInteresting.com) +3
the other Dana

8. https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1... (Consider the Fork: A History of How We Cook and Eat
by Bee Wilson (Illustrator), Annabel Lee (Illustrator)) +4
Dana (1)

9. https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/7... (Superbug: The Fatal Menace of MRSA
by Maryn McKenna (Goodreads Author))
and 10. https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1... (Pagan Holiday: On the Trail of Ancient Roman Tourists
by Tony Perrottet (Goodreads Author)) +1

message 8: by Tonya (last edited Dec 31, 2018 12:30AM) (new)

Tonya (tonyasmith) | 874 comments Here's my list:
The Pawn (The Patrick Bowers Files, #1) by Steven James by Steven James--Patricia, Val, Amber,Vicki,Dana#2, Claire,Mandy (7 votes)
A Bend in the Road by Nicholas Sparks by Nicholas Sparks-- Perri, Dana#1,Christine (3 votes)
Matters of the Heart by Danielle Steel by Danielle Steel
Riptide (FBI Thriller, #5) by Catherine Coulter by Catherine Coulter--Kirsten (1vote)
We'll Meet Again by Mary Higgins Clark by Mary Higgins Clark-- Melanie

message 9: by Perri (last edited Dec 28, 2018 07:17AM) (new)

Perri Stealing Dana's and Vicki's idea

An American Marriage An American Marriage by Tayari Jones

The Outsider The Outsider by Stephen King
Patricia, Dana, Tonya, Claire, Dana

Force of Nature Force of Nature (Aaron Falk, #2) by Jane Harper

The Chalk Man The Chalk Man by C.J. Tudor
Melanie, Amber, Vicki, Christine, Mandy

The Broken Girls The Broken Girls by Simone St. James
Val, Kirsten

message 10: by Kirsten (last edited Dec 28, 2018 06:30AM) (new)

Kirsten  (kmcripn) | 8113 comments For the first month of the year, I decided to pick some series where I have just one book left in the series:

Nightwalker (Harrison Investigation, #8) by Heather Graham Nightwalker

6 votes - Melanie, Dana, Vicki Willis, Dana, Christine, Mandy

Blue Blooded (Lord & Lady Hetheridge #5) by Emma Jameson Blue Blooded

5 votes - Patricia, Val, Amber, Tonya, Claire

Unusual Uses for Olive Oil (Portuguese Irregular Verbs, #4) by Alexander McCall Smith Unusual Uses for Olive Oil

1 vote - Perri

The Bad Book Affair (Mobile Library Mystery, #4) by Ian Sansom The Bad Book Affair

A Cold Legacy (The Madman's Daughter, #3) by Megan Shepherd A Cold Legacy

message 13: by Donna (new)

Donna Schmidt | 63 comments The Broken Girls by Simone St. James
The Woman in the Window by A. J. Finn
The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson
Lord Peter Views the Body by Dorothy Sayers
Dead Lake by Darcy Coates
Immoral by Brian Freeman

message 14: by Christine (new)

Christine Hatfield  (christinesbookshelves) | 5477 comments Here’s my book list

My Favorite Cowboy (Heart of Texas #3) by Donna Grant
A Maverick to (Re)Marry by Christine Rimmer
This Loving Feeling (Mirror Lake, #3) by Miranda Liasson
This Star Won't Go Out The Life and Words of Esther Grace Earl by Esther Earl
Chicken Soup for the Soul The Gift of Christmas A Special Collection of Joyful Holiday Stories by Jack Canfield
Chicken Soup for the Nurse's Soul 101 Stories to Celebrate, Honor, and Inspire the Nursing Profession (Chicken Soup for the Soul (Paperback Health Communications)) by Mark Victor Hansen
Chicken Soup for the Sister's Soul 101 Inspirational Stories about Sisters and Their Changing Relationships by Jack Canfield
Chicken Soup for the Cancer Survivor's Soul 101 Healing Stories about Those Who Have Survived Cancer by Jack Canfield
Chicken Soup for the Soul Recovering from Traumatic Brain Injuries 101 Stories of Hope, Healing, and Hard Work by Amy Newmark
Chicken Soup for the Soul Multitasking Moms by Jack Canfield

message 16: by Mandy (last edited Dec 29, 2018 02:59AM) (new)

Mandy (penn_y_lane) | 554 comments I need to shift a few on my bottom shelf and so .....

1. Death Trip - Kirsten, Dana, Patricia, Melanie

2. Beyond Evil - Vicki

3. Retribution Falls - Amber

4. The One-in-a-Million Boy - Perri, Val

The One-in-a-Million Boy by Monica Wood Retribution Falls (Tales of the Ketty Jay, #1) by Chris Wooding Beyond Evil by Neil White Death Trip (Detective Johnny Mann, #3) by Lee Weeks

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