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message 1: by Lesli (last edited Feb 18, 2012 05:37PM) (new)

Lesli (lesmel) | 70 comments Mod
Ok, my goal is to read about the state/territory -- the history or something unique. Here's my list for 2012.

Alabama: Carry Me Home
Alaska: The Cruelest Miles
Arizona: These Is My Words
Arkansas: Elizabeth and Hazel
California: The Barbary Plague
Colorado: Columbine
Connecticut: The Circus Fire
Delaware: And Never Let Her Go
District of Columbia: On Hallowed Ground
Florida: Last Train to Paradise or The Swamp
Georgia: Trail of Tears
Hawaii: Moloka'i
Idaho: Thousand Pieces of Gold
Illinois: Angel of Death Row*
Indiana: Growing up Amish
Iowa: Deadly Scholarship
Kansas: Charlatan
Kentucky: The Bluegrass Conspiracy
Louisiana: In the Place of Justice
Maine: The Lobster Coast
Maryland: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Massachusetts: Dark Tide
Michigan: Gifted Hands
Minnesota: Under a Flaming Sky
Mississippi: The Eyes of Willie McGee
Missouri: Cahokia
Montana: Shelby's Folly or Fire and Brimstone
Nebraska: The Children's Blizzard
Nevada: Casino
New Hampshire: Sudden Sea
New Jersey: Close to Shore or A Girl and Five Brave Horses
New Mexico: Yellow Dirt
New York: The Poisoner's Handbook
North Carolina: Picking Cotton
North Dakota: Rachel Calof's Story
Ohio: The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio
Oklahoma: The Worst Hard Time
Oregon: Shattered Silence
Pennsylvania: The Johnstown Flood
Rhode Island: The Great Hurricane
South Carolina: Upheaval in Charleston
South Dakota: Black Hills or Rex Appeal
Tennessee: The Widow of the South or Bloodroot
Texas: Isaac's Storm
Utah: Victim: The Other Side of Murder
Vermont: The Only Living Man With A Hole In His Head
Virginia: I Am Murdered
Washington: The White Cascade
West Virginia: Rocket Boys
Wisconsin: Firestorm at Peshtigo
Wyoming: The Darkest Night
Palmyra Atoll: And the Sea Will Tell

message 2: by [deleted user] (new)

Wow, that's a lot of books, it looks like you spent a lot of time on that! Cool!!!!

message 3: by Lesli (new)

Lesli (lesmel) | 70 comments Mod
Whew! It took long enough; but I FINALLY have my list for 2012. All titles subject to change, of course. In fact, I may change the Texas title now. Hmmm...

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