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What did you read in FEBRUARY?


Re: What did you read in FEBRUARY?

  • I read a lot in February!  I'm 6 books ahead of schedule to read my 60 for the year.Boy Meets Boy Levithan, David *
    102 Minutes: The Untold Story of the Fight to Survive Inside the Twin Towers Dwyer, Jim
    Let it Snow Green, John
    Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close Foer, Jonathan Safran
    Vision in White (Bride Quartet, #1) Roberts, Nora
    Because of Winn-Dixie DiCamillo, Kate
    The Importance of Being Earnest Wilde, Oscar
    The Night Circus Morgenstern, Erin
    Naked in Death (In Death, #1) Robb, J.D.
    The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie (A Flavia de Luce Mystery, #1) Bradley, Alan *
    Bridge to Terabithia Paterson, Katherine

  • I finished two books this month:

    The Boy in the Suitcase (5 Stars)

    Bumped (3 Stars)

    of course I am behind by like 3 books for my goal of 50 for the year.  I haven't been finding anything that keeps my interest lately Sad  plus we've been busy looking at houses so time is limited.....

    Books Read: 10/50
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  • Bloody Bones

    The Killing Dance

    Burnt Offerings

    Blue Moon

    Anna and the French Kiss

    Divergent (I'm not actually finished with this but I should be done by the end of the day)

    It's been a very Anita Blake February.  I enjoyed all of the books though.  Especially Anna and the French Kiss and Divergent.  Lola and the Boy Next Door is next on my list.  I am also trying to find time for the Fiery Cross which I have already started but seem to have trouble getting to.   


  • I'm 10 ahead of pace to meet my goal of 75 for the year.


    Stories I Only Tell My Friends, Rob Lowe (audio) 5 stars

    The Hunger Games, Suzanne Collins (audio) 5 stars

    Catching Fire, Suzanne Collins (audio) 5 stars

    Memoria, Elizabeth Segrave 3 stars

    Mockingbird, Kathryn Erskine 5 stars

    Mockingjay, Suzanne Collins (audio) 4 stars

    Beauty Queens, Libba Bray (audio) 4 stars

    The Popularity Rules, Abby McDonald 4 stars

    Fifth Avenue, 5 AM:  Audrey Hepburn, Breakfast at Tiffany's, and the Dawn of the Modern Woman, Sam Wasson 4 stars

    The Importance of Music to Girls, Lavinia Greenlaw 3 stars

    and I should finish today:

    Delirium, Lauren Oliver (audio)


    This is probably my favorite reading month ever.  

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    My read shelf:
    Jessica Ninneman's book recommendations, liked quotes, book clubs, book trivia, book lists (read shelf)
  • Letting Loose the Hounds: 4 stars. Good book of short stories.

    Lonesome Dove: One million stars. One of my new favorites!

     The Lost City of Z: 4 stars

    The Daughter of Smoke and Bone: 3 stars

    Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid: 4 stars. I love Bill Bryson.

    Spook: 3 stars. Not as good as Mary Roach's other books.

    Wild Sheep Chase: 4 stars. 

      I am at 15/75 for the year...3 ahead! 

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    My read shelf:
    Jessica Ninneman's book recommendations, liked quotes, book clubs, book trivia, book lists (read shelf)
  • I read:

    The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown- 4 stars 

    The Lost Saint by Bree Despain - 4 stars 

    The Savage Grace by Bree Despain- 4 stars 

    Island of the Sequined Love Nun by Christopher Moore- 3 stars. Good beginning and end, just slow middle. 


    No yearly number goal for me, just to read outside of my comfort zone a little more and get some more adult fiction on my reading list, both of which I did this month. 

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  • I also had a good reading month.  I read:

    The Ice House- 4 stars

    The Brethren- 4 stars

    Good Grief- 4 stars

    Lover Unbound- 4 stars

    Envy the Night- 4 stars

    The Name of the Star- 4 stars

    Spirits of the Great Hill- 3 stars (more like 2.5)

    Spoiled- 3 stars

    Lover Enshrined- 3 stars

    Queen of Fashion- 4 stars

    Square Foot Gardening- 3 stars

    Lover Avenged- 4 stars

    Wintergirls- 3 stars

    City of Fallen Angels- 3 stars 

    And I should finish The View from Saturday tonight bringing my yearly total to 32/175 which GR puts as 3 ahead. 

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  • I read:

    The Summer Garden (4 stars)

    Wizard and Glass (5 stars)

    The Hypnotist (4 stars)

    Sacred (4 stars)

    A Dance with Dragons (5 stars)

    The Night Circus (5 stars)

    Gone, Baby, Gone (4 stars)

    The Fiery Cross (5 stars)

    Project Princess (3 stars)

    Love and War (5 stars)

    Princess in Pink (3 stars)

    I may or may not finish Interview with the Vampire and/or Princess in Training tonight. So, 11-13 for the month, which is much better than January. Although I'm still 4 books behind on my goal. :-( 


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  • Heart of the Matter

    The Flying Carpet of Small Miracles

    Radioactive - Marie and Pierre Curie

    Still Alice

    The Bronze Horseman

    Tatiana and Alexander

    The Summer Garden

    Interview with the Vampire

    Virgin River #1

    Incredibly Loud and Extremely Close

    This is 17/50 

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  • I read Spook by Mary Roach, half of Jane Eyre, and about 1/3 of Aleph by Paulo Coehlo. All of them were pretty good. I'm still on track for my annual goal.
  • I read 10 books this month for a total of 22 for the year.  I didn't set a yearly goal so I think I am right on track. 

    1.) The Pregnancy Project by Gaby Rodriguez

    2.) March by Geraldine Brooks

    3.) Lover Mine by J.R. Ward

    4.) Enchantments by Kathryn Harrison

    5.) The Little Russian by Susan Sherman

    6.) A Handful of Earth by Larisa Walk

    7.) Education of a Princess by Grand Duchess Marie of Russia

    8.) East of Eden by John Steinbeck

    9.) When Christ and His Saints Slept by Sharon Kay Penman

    10.) The Wolf Gift by Anne Rice

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    Denise's book recommendations, favorite quotes, book clubs, book trivia, book lists (read shelf)

  • I did a C&P from my blog so I hope the formatting is ok. I read 20 books this month and am on book # 33 towards my goal of 50.... I may have to re-evaluate my goal huh?

    13. Four to Score - Janet Evanovich 2/2/12 ***

    14. High Five - Janet Evanovich 2/3/12 ****

    15. Hot Six - Janet Evanovich 2/5/12 ****

    16. Seven Up - Janet Evanovich 2/6/12 ****

    17. Hard Eight - Janet Evanovich 2/9/12 ****

    18. To the Nines - Janet Evanovich 2/10/12 ***

    19. Ten Big Ones - Janet Evanovich 2/11/12 ****

    20. Eleven on Top - Janet Evanovich 2/11/12 ****

    21. Twelve Sharp - Janet Evanovich 2/12/12 ****

    22. Lean Mean Thirteen - Janet Evanovich 2/12/12 ***

    23. Fearless Fourteen - Janet Evanovich 2/13/12 ***

    24. Finger Lickin' Fifteen - Janet Evanovich 2/14/12 ****

    25. Sizzling Sixteen - Janet Evanovich 2/16/12 ****

    26. Visions of Sugar Plums - Janet Evanovich 2/16/12 ***

    27. Plum Lucky - Janet Evanovich 2/17/12 ***

    28. Plum Lucky - Janet Evanovich 2/17/12 **

    29. Plum Spooky - Janet Evanovich 2/17/12 ***

    30. The Fault In Our Stars - John Green 2/19/12 *****

    31. Smokin' Seventeen - Janet Evanovich 2/22/12 ***

    32. Will Grayson, Will Grayson - John Green & David Levithan 2/26/12 ****

  • Still: Notes on a Mid-Faith Crisis - Lauren F. Winner

    Vision in White - Nora Roberts (audio)

    Bed of Roses - "

    Savor the Moment - "

    Happy Ever After - "

    Interview with the Vampire - Anne Rice


    I've read 16 books this year. No numerical goal. 

  • Pride and Prejudice (***)

    Paper Towns (***)

    The Popularity Rules (****)

    The Fault In Our Stars (****)

    Bed of Roses (****)

    Good month for me.  7 for the year (no real goal, but this is good for me)



    Liz's Yarn

    1. The Magic Room
    2. The Orchard: A Memoir
    3. Secret Daughter
    4. We Need to Talk About Kevin
    5. The Emperor of All Maladies
    6. Nicholas and Alexandra
    7. The Neighborhood Project
    8. The Nine: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court
    9. Then Again
    10. The Death and Life of the Great American School System
    11. The Language of Flowers
    12. Delirium
    13. White Truffles in Winter
    14. Salvage the Bones

    35 for the year, so I am on track!

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  • The Story of Beautiful Girl (audiobook) *****

    Tatiana and Alexander ****

    The Summer Garden *****

    Divergent *****

    Born in Ice ****

    I had a great month of books to read even though I only read 4 actual books.  I have read 18 towards my goal of 75.  I am 6 books and 8% ahead of my goal. 

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  • This month I read:

    Darkfever - Karen Marie Moning

    Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire - J. K. Rowling

    102 Minutes - Jim Dwyer

    Passion, Betrayal and Killer Highlights - Kyra Davis

    The Carrie Diaries - Candace Bushnell

    Sense and Sensibility - Jane Austen

    Bossypants - Tina Fey

    Trust Me on This - Jennifer Crusie

    The Night Circus - Erin Morgenstern

    Insatiable - Meg Cabot

    Where the Heart Is - Billie Letts

    I also listened to:

    Eleven on Top - Janet Evanovich

    Twelve Sharp - Janet Evanovich

    I think that's the most I've ever read in one month! That's 21 for the year so I'm 8 ahead according to Goodreads.

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  • Lover Revealed--J.R. Ward (4 stars)

    The Fault in Our Stars--John Green (5 stars)

    Clockwork Prince--Cassandra Clare (4 stars)

    Crossed--Ally Condie (2 stars)

    Cinderella Ate My Daughter--Peggy Orenstein (3 stars)

    107 Read/listened to in 2011: 91 Books/16 Audiobooks
    Read 2012: 33/50
  • A Great and Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray (4 stars)

    Happy Ever After by Nora Roberts (2 stars)

    Daughter of Smoke and Bone (4 stars)

    The Boy in the Suitcase by Lene Kaaberbol (3 stars)

    The Shop on Blossom Street by Debbie Macomber (3 stars)

    The Night Circus (2 stars)

    Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare (3 stars)

     The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett (5 stars)

    Goodreads is saying I'm 3 books behind on my reading goal.

    Ziggy's book recommendations, favorite quotes, book clubs, book trivia, book lists (read shelf)
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  • We Need To Talk About Kevin by Lionel Shriver - 4 stars

    The Fault in Our Stars by John Green - 5 stars

    Bossypants by Tina Fey - 4 stars

    Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman - 4 stars

    I have read 7 out of 50 for the year, which according to Goodreads means that I'm one book behind. February was a slow reading month for me. After I read The Fault in Our Stars I could not get over it. I reread it immediately, then spent the next week thinking about it. It took a while before I was able to read another book.

  • The Immortal Highlander- Karen Marie Moning 

    Spell of the Highlander- Karen Marie Moning 

    Moon Spell- Samantha Young

    Hush, Hush- Becca Fitzpatrick (THIS BOOK SUCKED)

    Cry Wolf- Patricia Briggs

    Hunting Grounds- Patricia Briggs

    Books 1 through 11 of the Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter series by Laurell K. Hamilton. 

    Pandemonium- Lauren Oliver


    18 books this month, not too bad. I'm at 51 books read this year- approximately 19 books (or 9%) ahead of my goal :P


  • I had a pretty decent reading month in February:

    Lamberto, Lamberto, Lamberto ****

    James Madison ***

    Before I Go to Sleep ****

    Spin ****

    Only You, Sierra *

    Delicacy ***

    What Happened to Hannah *

    Dancergirl ***

    Agorafabulous ****

    Come and Find Me **

    This Beautiful Life ****


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  • Ali in Wonderland - Ali Wentworth

    Friday Night Knitting Club - Kate Jacobs

    The House I loved - Tatiana de Rosnay

    The Night Circus - Erin Morgenstern

    Absolute Certainty - Rose Connors

    I'm three books ahead of my goal for the year, but at the rate I'm going I will be upping my goal.  I was aiming low

    my read shelf:
    Nicole Hendrickson's book recommendations, liked quotes, book clubs, book trivia, book lists (read shelf)
  • Abducted - T.R. Ragan
    The Violets of March - Sarah Jio

     both were good and i am sucking at reading this year.

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