Readers Log 2016

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  1. Lolwlias

    Lolwlias Active Member

    This can be an updated thread of the books we completed in 2016.
  2. housewife2

    housewife2 Well-Known Member

    i know its old news but just finished reading how oj got away with murder
  3. MrsSoup

    MrsSoup Well-Known Member

    I'm getting ready to read The Dinner by Herman Koch for my book club.
  4. happy2bme

    happy2bme Well-Known Member

    I started The Book Thief a few days ago - enjoying it so far.
  5. luludou

    luludou Well-Known Member

    Still reading through the Game of Thrones series.
  6. happy2bme

    happy2bme Well-Known Member

    Just finished The Book Thief.

    What a great book.
  7. MrsSoup

    MrsSoup Well-Known Member

    Mel, I loved that book!

    I didn't get to finish The Dinner because it had to go back to the library and it wouldn't let me renew it, I wasn't really into it anyway. Now i'm reading Tricky Twenty-Two by Janet Evanovich.
  8. AnnieClaus

    AnnieClaus Active Member

    Mel and Jess,

    I LOVED that book too! It is on my top ten list!

    Just started The Goldfinch by Donna Tart.

  9. MrsSoup

    MrsSoup Well-Known Member

    I just finished my Janet Evanovich book, it was better than some of the more recent in the series and now I can't wait for the next one. I'm getting ready to start A Ghoul's Guide to Love and Murder by Victoria Laurie and I found out it will be the last in this particular series.
  10. halimer

    halimer Well-Known Member

    Just finished The Circle of Ceridwin novels, books 3 and four and Judy Blume's In the Unlikely Even and have started on Edge of Eternity by Ken Follett.
  11. happy2bme

    happy2bme Well-Known Member

    I just finished some Christmas novels - yes, I read them all year round!!

    They are by Richard Paul Evans - who doesn't love his Christmas stories?

    Anyway, they are part of his "Mistletoe Collection". The first one is called The Mistletoe Promise and the second one is The Mistletoe Inn. The third one will be released later this year.

    They were great stories, I can't wait for the third!!
  12. Ahorsesoul

    Ahorsesoul Santa's Elves

    Just ordered the series from Amazon, Thanks

    Have been staying up late reading these books.
    Last edited: Jan 21, 2016
  13. luludou

    luludou Well-Known Member

    I finished Tea-bag by Henning Mankell... about refugees but it is very weirdly written... kind of all over the place. I'd give it a 3 on 5.
  14. DahliaDoll

    DahliaDoll Well-Known Member

    I went to my library's web site and sampled The Mistletoe Promise. It sounds like a good story, and I enjoyed Evans' writing style. I'll have to put it on my list for the future. Thanks.
  15. happy2bme

    happy2bme Well-Known Member

    I just read Christmas on Candy Cane Lane by Sheila Roberts. This is the latest in her "Life In Icicle Falls" series. If you are looking for some light, fun reading this is a great series of books.

    Now, I have a stack of non-fiction to plow through.
  16. sweetpumkinpye

    sweetpumkinpye Well-Known Member

    Going back to the library today are,
    Self Sufficiency by Alan and Gill Bridgewater, (English, but still has some good information)

    Undercover by Danielle Steel, a quick, predictable read, and

    Love has no Boundaries by Karen Lamb.
  17. Ahorsesoul

    Ahorsesoul Santa's Elves

    Finish The Circle of Ceridwin novels today. Very good.
  18. MrsSoup

    MrsSoup Well-Known Member

    I finished my Victoria Laurie book and am now reading Haunt Couture and Ghosts Galore by Rose Pressey. For my book club we are going to read A Long Time Gone by Karen White. It's ready to be picked up at the library but i'm waiting for a book that I also put on hold for DS to be taken over to this branch before I go pick up. Should be today or tomorrow.
  19. happy2bme

    happy2bme Well-Known Member

    I am done reading The Martian. It was fantastic!
  20. Lolwlias

    Lolwlias Active Member

    I finished THE BOOK THIEF & have begun JAGGED LITTLE EDGES & also DEFENDING JACOB. Yes, I often will read two books at once. :)
    THE BOOK THIEF was very good. I need to check for the movie. I wonder if it's on Netflix.

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