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    So Jensha started a thread last year entitled 'your books of 2012', so i thought I would make one for this year. I'm going to add the months this time to make it a bit easier to keep track.


    January
    Looking for Alaska by John Green
    1-2-3 Magic by Thomas Phelan

    February
    What happened to Goodbye by Sarah Dessen
    The Mothers' Club by Fiona Higgins

    Next up: Home by Toni Morrison
    Nothing has really excited me all that much so far, I'm afraid. I've stuck to fairly light reading since I have a newborn, but I'm pretty picky and there's not much 'fluff' I can really enjoy, I get too annoyed with the simplistic, obvious or over the top storylines and bad writing. Last year I loved the Sookie Stackhouse mysteries so i might try some more Charlaine Harris.

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    I have read 1 book, The Time Keeper by Mitch Albom. I love his books, this was great too.
    I have started The Secret Keeper by Kate Morton but have been so tired lately that reading has taken a back seat for a while.

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    Subbing. I need to get back into reading.

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    Will come back and edit in what I have read! Mental blank at the moment.

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    Subbing. I need to read something to change the subject in my head!

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    Cool idea! Though I barely get to read now... By the time I get into bed it's a struggle to keep my eyes open...

    January
    The Guilty One - Lisa Ballantyne
    Between the Lines - Jodi Picoult and daughter (not actually finished yet)

    February
    The Twelve - Justin Cronin

    March
    The Storyteller - Jodi Picoult



    Up next - my Aunts book 'One Way or Another, by Nikki McWatters. It is based (still not clear how loosely) on her own life.
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    Subbing, hanging for my mat leave to pick up some great books

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    'Let's pretend this never happened' by Jenny Lawson (aka the bloggess)

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    I've read waaaaaay too many this year.

    About 20 Virginia Andrews
    About 5 Janet Evanovich
    Ivy Cole and the Moon (can't remember the author)
    About 5 Sue Grafton
    About 10 Tamora Pierce

    I know there's others but I can't think right now

    I am about to start reading Kathy Reichs books again

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    This year so far I have reread the George R R Martin Game of Thrones books (all of them), read the second and third in Stig Larsson's Millenium series, read Diana Gabaldon's A Trail of Fire. I've just started a Nicholas Spark book and I'm also currently reading Ellen's book


 

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