Also reads

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Registered: 11-11-2008
Also reads
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Sun, 02-22-2009 - 4:31pm

Hi,

The following are books that I have read over the last six months or so that were good enough that I am adding them to my library for future rereading. Some of you may have read a number of them and others might find something new that they will enjoy as much as I did.

Moloka'i by Alan Brennert
The River Wife by Jonis Agee
Origin by Diana Abu-Jaber
Guarding Hanna by Miha Mazzini
A Girl, In Parts by Jasmine Paul
House of Sand and Fog by Andre Dubus III
The Memory Keeper's Daughter by Kim Edwards
The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold
Rise and Shine by Anna Quindlen
The Little Friend by Donna Tartt
Atonement by Ian McEwan
The Secret History by Dona Tartt
Daughter of Fortune by Isabel Allende
Bridge of Sighs by Richard Russo
After This by Alice McDermott
Circle of Three by Patricia Gaffney
Drowning Ruth by Christina Schwarz
The Talented Mr. Ripley by Patricia Highsmith
The Colony of Unrequited Dreams by Wayne Johnston
Home Town by Tracy Kidder
The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield
Elmer Gantry by Sinclair Lewis
The Map that Changed the World by Simon Winchester
The Cider House Rules by John Irving
"...And Ladies of the Club" by Helen Hooven Santmyer
The Prince of Tides by Pat Conroy

Ellen

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Registered: 07-20-2007
In reply to: ep99004_
Sun, 02-22-2009 - 5:23pm
i've read circle of three and the thirteeth tale.
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iVillage Member
Registered: 09-20-2007
In reply to: ep99004_
Sun, 02-22-2009 - 6:38pm
The Prince of Tides has been one of my favorite books for many years now. And I really enjoyed And Ladies of the Club when I first read it many years ago.
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Registered: 05-12-2008
In reply to: ep99004_
Sun, 03-08-2009 - 10:38pm
I noticed your picture references to Ladybugs.
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Registered: 07-20-2007
In reply to: ep99004_
Tue, 03-10-2009 - 6:19am

i've never heard of it, but will have to look for it.


there is a board here on ivillage called 50 and up friends. we call ourselves the ladybugs and the board the garden. hence the ladybugs in my siggie.

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