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{Novels, short stories and everything in between. Read. Repeat.}

Currently reading:

12.6.16 Harry Potter and the Cursed Child (J. K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany)

9.1.16 Star Wars: Lost Stars (Claudia Gray)

2.20.16 The Last American Vampire (Seth Grahame-Smith)

11.1.15 Star Wars: Aftermath (Chuck Wendig)

8.3.14  Novels and Stories (Shirley Jackson)

7.21.14  Where’d You Go, Bernadette? (Maria Semple)…I highly recommend this! Light read set in Seattle, humor borders on the absurd

2.21.14  Divergent (Roth)…just picked it up again…and probably won’t finish it

8.19.13  Divergent (Veronica Roth)

7.20.13  A Patchwork Sampler (Marjorie Anderson)

5.31.13  The Introvert’s Way: Living a Quiet Life in a Noisy World (Sophia Dembling)

4.30.13  Splinter of the Mind’s Eye (Alan Dean Foster)

3.7.13  Ender’s Game (Orson Scott Card)

2.13.13  Warm Bodies (Isaac Marion)

1.29.13  Totally stalled out on Harry Potter & the Goblet of Fire (J.K. Rowling)

12.12.12  Harry Potter & the Goblet of Fire (J.K. Rowling)


Always a good read:

For those with geek sensibilities
The Martian Chronicles (Ray Bradbury)
The Hunger Games series (Suzanne Collins)
World War Z (Max Brooks)
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (Seth Grahame-Smith)
Chronicles of Narnia series (C.S. Lewis)
Darth Plagueis (James Luceno)
Labyrinth of Evil (James Luceno)
Warm Bodies (Isaac Marion)
Harry Potter series (J.K. Rowling)

If you want to cry over dogs
The Rufus Chronicle (C.W. Gusewelle)
A Dog Year: Twelve Months, Four Dogs and Me (Jon Katz)
Marley & Me (John Grogan)

Classics, old and new(er)
The Murder of Roger Ackroyd (Agatha Christie)
The Signal-Man (Charles Dickens)
The Count of Monte Cristo (Alexandre Dumas)
The Great Gatsby (F. Scott Fitzgerald)
The Chrysanthemums (John Steinbeck)

Faith-based finds
Hinds’ Feet on High Places (Hannah Hurnard)
Lessons From a Sheep Dog (Phillip Keller)


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