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CollectionsUntitled collection (49), TIOLI - 2016 (7), TIOLI - 2015 (69), TIOLI - 2014 (76), TIOLI - 2013 (81), TIOLI - 2012 (84), TIOLI - 2011 (77), Your library (768), All collections (1,175)

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Tags8/2006 (8), 2/2001 (7), 11/2007 (7), 10/2008 (6), 1/2009 (6), 3/2008 (6), 4/2008 (6), 4/2009 (6), 6/2004 (6), 9/2001 (6) — see all tags

MediaBook (1,175), Paper Book (1,136), Audiobook (14), Ebook (6)

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About meI love to read!!! I generally average six books a month, depending on the length of the book and how full my schedule is.






5-Star Books for 2016

Stars Go Blue -- Laura Pritchett
The Boys in the Boat -- Daniel James Brown
When Breath Becomes Air -- Paul Kalanithi
A Great Reckoning -- Louise Penny
Homegoing -- Yaa Gyasi

Favorite Books for 2015

All My Puny Sorrows -- Miriam Toews
To Kill a Mockingbird -- Harper Lee
Epitaph -- Mary Doria Russell
The Nightingale -- Kristin Hannah
Language Arts -- Stephanie Kallos
Flood of Fire -- Amitav Ghosh
The Nature of the Beast -- Louise Penny
The Gift of Rain -- Tan Twan Eng
We Are Called to Rise -- Laura McBride
The Last Full Measure -- Jeff Shaara

Favorite Books for 2014

The Hummingbird's Daughter -- Luis Alberto Urrea
The Luminaries -- Eleanor Catton
Natchez Burning -- Greg Iles
All the Light We Cannot See -- Anthony Doerr
The Long Way Home -- Louise Penny
A Man Called Ove -- Fredrik Backman
Doc -- Mary Doria Russell
Lila -- Marilynne Robinson
The Narrow Road to the Deep North -- Richard Flanagan
The Invention of Wings -- Sue Monk Kidd

Favorite Books for 2013

Angle of Repose -- Wallace Stegner
The Goldfinch -- Donna Tartt
Me Before You -- Jojo Moyes
Life After Life -- Kate Atkinson
And the Mountains Echoed -- Khaled Hosseini
A Constellation of Vital Phenomena - Anthony Marra
Americanah -- Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Sorry -- Gail Jones
How the Light Gets In -- Louise Penny
A Place of Greater Safety -- Hilary Mantel
Winter of the World -- Ken Follett
The Moonflower Vine -- Jetta Carleton
Sovereign -- C. J. Sansom

Favorite books for 2012

Sea of Poppies -- Amitav Ghosh
11/22/63 -- Stephen King
Believing the Lie -- Elizabeth George
The Brothers K -- David James Duncan
Bring Up the Bodies -- Hilary Mantel
River of Smoke -- Amitav Ghosh
The Beauiful Mystery -- Louise Penny
Live by Night -- Dennis Lehane
The Garden of Evening Mists -- Tan Twan Eng
Life of Pi -- Yann Martel

Favorite books for 2011

The Invisible Bridge -- Julie Orringer
My Reading Life -- Pat Conroy
State of Wonder -- Ann Patchett
City of Shadows -- Ariana Franklin
The Memory of Love -- Aminatta Forna
A Trick of the Light -- Louise Penny
Lonesome Dove -- Larry McMurtry
Rules of Civility -- Amor Towles
Cloud Atlas -- David Mitchell
Unbroken -- Laura Hillenbrand



About my libraryMy library includes my favorites among the books I've read since 2000. I've also added some earlier ones that I consider special. (The numbers in my "tag" window indicate the month and year I read that particular book.)
My ratings are based on comparisons within a particular genre, e.g., literary fiction, mystery, thriller, non-fiction. So I don't have to compare a book by John Steinbeck to one by Elizabeth George (that's way too difficult for me to do)! I don't include books that I rated lower than three stars. In fact, I try not to finish those!

Groups75 Books Challenge for 2011, 75 Books Challenge for 2012, 75 Books Challenge for 2013

Favorite authorsNelson DeMille, Louise Erdrich, Elizabeth George, Ann Patchett, Richard North Patterson, Richard Russo, John Steinbeck (Shared favorites)

Account typepublic, lifetime

URLs /profile/Nancy618 (profile)
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Member sinceApr 4, 2007

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