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#601 Nasty Bunsen

Posted 29 December 2015 - 06:20 PM

#1 Look Who's Back by Timur Vernes
#2 11.22.63 by Stephen King
#3 Another Roadside Attraction by Tom Robbins
#4 The Husbands Secret by Liane Moriaty
#5 The Dark Is Rising by Susan Cooper
#6 Travelling to Work, Michael Palin diaries
#7 More Fool Me by Stephen Fry
#8 We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler
#9 Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
#10 A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith
#11 A Casual Vacancy by JK Rowling
#12 Good Omens by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman
#13 Unreliable Memoirs by Clive James
#14 Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman
#15 The Colour of Magic by Terry Pratchett

16th and final book for the year:
The Secret River by Kate Grenville - much more harrowing than I was expecting but a worthwhile read.

This thread has been a great source of both motivation and recommendations, I aimed for 12 books so exceeded my target. Off to find the new thread and sign up for next year :)

#602 Ianthe

Posted 31 December 2015 - 01:05 PM

#85 The Normans by Lars something. Not as good as the Sea Wolves non fiction.

#86 After You by Jojo Moyes-sequel to Me Before You. Just love the main character.

May finish another one by midnight but not sure ;)

#603 BeAwesome

Posted 31 December 2015 - 02:33 PM

My goal was to read 45 - 50 books, I got to 47.

I recorded them in goodreads:
https://www.goodread...s/2015/27500583

#604 RocktonResident

Posted 01 January 2016 - 01:57 PM

My complete list for 2015. Managed 75 out of my aim of 50. Woot!

2015 book list:
1. Watch Your Back by Karen Rose
2. Hit and Run by Allison Brennan and Laura Griffin
3. Midnight Crossroad by Charlaine Harris
4. The Great Zoo of China by Matthew Reilly
5. Hypnotic Seduction by L.L. Kellogg
6. Closer Than You Think by Karen Rose
7. Untraceable by Laura Griffin (reread)
8. Unspeakable by Laura Griffin (reread)
9. Black Ice by Becca Fitzpatrick
10. Unforgivable by Laura Griffin (reread)
11. Snapped by Laura Griffin (reread)
12. Unstoppable by Laura Griffin (novella reread)
13. Twisted by Laura Griffin (reread)
14. Scorched by Laura Griffin (reread)
15. Exposed by Laura Griffin (reread)
16. Beyond Limits by Laura Griffin
17. Gone by Michael Grant
18. The Ruby Circle by Richelle Mead
19. Tiger's Curse by Colleen Houck
20. Lion's Share by Rachel Vincent
21. Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? By Mindy Kaling
22. Have You Seen Her by Karen Rose
23. Fire Storm by Rachel Caine
24. Thin Air by Rachel Caine
25. This Star Won't Go Out by Esther Grace Earl
26. These Broken Stars by Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner
27. Yes Please by Amy Poehler
28. The Maze Runner by James Dashner
29. The Maxwell Sisters by Loretta Hill
30. Barefoot Bound by Roxanne St. Claire
31. Wife on the Run by Fiona Higgins
32. Masquerade by Kylie Fornasier
33. The Road to Hope by Rachael Johns
34. Mummy from Hell by Ken and Patrick Doyle
35. Wild: A Journey from Lost to Found by Cheryl Strayed
36. A Friend Like Henry by Nuala Gardner
37. Cut by Cathy Glass
38. Immortal by J.R.Ward
39. To The Edge by Cindy Gerard
40. Premiere by Sylvia Day
41. The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
42. Compulsion by Allison Brennan
43. Omens by Kelley Armstrong
44. Paper Towns by John Green
45. The Secret Garden by Frances Hodges Burnett
46. The Pact by Jodi Picoult
47. An Abundance of Katherine's by John Green
48. Plain Truth by Jodi Picoult
49. Best Laid Plans by Allison Brennan
50. The Witch with No Name by Kim Harrison
51. The Stars Never Rise by Rachel Vincent
52. Operation Valentine by Loretta Hill
53. The Bourbon Kings by J.R.Ward
54. Wrongful Death by Lynda La Plante (DNF at page 92)
55. A Crown of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J Maas
56. Aim to Kill by Allison Brennan
57. McKellan's Run by Nicole Hurley-Moore
58. Looking for Alaska by John Green
59. Shadow Fall by Laura Griffin
60. Visions by Kelley Armstrong
61. Claiming Noah by Amanda Ortlepp
62. Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas
63. True To Form by Elizabeth Berg
64. Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas
65. Heir of Fire by Sarah J. Maas
66. Queen of Shadows by Sarah J. Maas
67. Deceptions by Kelley Armstrong
68. The Patterson Girls by Rachael Johns
69. Unforgiven by Lauren Kate
70. Soundless by Richelle Mead
71. Alone in the Dark by Karen Rose
72. No Good Deed by Allison Brennan
73. Leaving Time by Jodi Picoult
74. Constance by Rosie Thomas
75. Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood by Rebecca Wells


#605 ~strawberry~

Posted 01 January 2016 - 06:47 PM

Here my list for 2015 in reverse order! I'm really happy, I got through more than I was expecting to!

#31 The girl with seven names by Hyeonseo Lee
#30 The girl in the photograph by Kate Riordan
#28 The Lion by Nelson DeMille
#29 Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen
#27 The Nightmare by Lars Kepler

#26 Bilndsighted by Karin Slaughter
#25 The Hypnotist by Lars Kepler
#24 The Devils star - Jo Nesbo
#23 Edge of eternity - Ken Follett
#22 Visions by Kelley Armstrong

#21 Eeny Meeny by M.J. Arlidge
#19 Room No 10 by Ake Edwardson
#20 you by Zoran Drvenkar
#18 Pretty Girls by Karin Slaughter
#17 Teeth of the Tiger by Tom Clancy
#16 The Gingerbread House by Carin Gerhardsen
#15 The Farm by Tom Rob Smith
#14 The Sandman by Lars Kepler
#13 I am Pilgrim by Terry Hayes
#12 The death factory - Greg Iles
#11 Natchez burning - Greg Iles
#10 No time for goodbye - Linwood Barclay
#9 Fever by Mary Beth Keane
#8 Child 44 - Ton Rob Smith
#7 A Good Place to Hide - how one french village saved thousands of lives in WWII - Peter Grose
#6 The Gold Coast - Nelson DeMille
#5 Wild Fire - Nelson DeMille
#4 At Risk - Stella Rimington
#3 Frog Music - Emma Donoghue
#2 The People Smuggler - Robin de Crespigny
#1  Inferno - Dan Brown




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