2014 Books

  1. The Time Between by Karen White
  2. The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey
  3. Change It Up! by Amanda Dickson
  4. The Voices of Heaven by Maija Devine
  5. Under the Jeweled Sky by Alison McQueen
  6. Glitter and Glue by Kelly Corrigan
  7. Counting by 7s by Holly Goldberg Sloan
  8. The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion
  9. The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
  10. How It All Began by Penelope Lively
  11. I'll Be There by Holly Goldberg Sloan
  12. Burial Rites by Hannah Kent
  13. The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath (did not review)
  14. The Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh
  15. The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin
  16. If I Stay by Gayle Forman (did not review)
  17. The Cracks in the Kingdom by Jaclyn Moriarty
  18. Jesus Feminist by Sarah Bessey
  19. The Fortune Hunter by Daisy Goodwin
  20. Band of Brothers by Stephen Ambrose
  21. Lost in Shangri La by Mitchell Zuckoff
  22. We Were Liars by E Lockhart
  23. The French House by Don Wallace
  24. The Tenderness of Wolves by Stef Penney (did not review)
  25. Landline by Rainbow Rowell
  26. The Hundred Year House by Rebecca Makkai (2 stars, totally forgettable)
  27. The Silver Star by Jeannette Walls (2 stars -- poor version of Southern Gothic -- her other 2 were so much better)
  28. Helen of Pasadena by Lian Dolan (4 stars -- smart, entertaining, well written chick lit)
  29. Things Invisible to See by Nancy Willard (4 stars -- mystical and baseball, who knew?)
  30. What Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarty
  31. I Work at a Public Library by Gina Sheridan
  32. Before I Go to Sleep by S J Watson (3 stars -- very repetitive)
  33. The Winter Sea by Susanna Kearsley (4 stars -- atmospheric historical fiction)
  34. A Separate Peace by John Knowles (3 stars -- needed to discuss this in a lit class)
  35. The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd (4 stars -- a contender for favorite book this year)
  36. How Green Was My Valley by Richard Llewellyn (4 stars -- beautiful classic family drama)
  37. Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger (2 stars -- forgettable mystery)
  38. The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein (3 stars -- a story from the dog's perspective -- who knew?)
  39. Texts from Jane Eyre by Mallory Ortberg