This blog is about the ups and downs in the life of an infertile couple as they strive to create their family. Nieces and nephews abound and are dearly loved, but sons and daughters are much harder to come by and strongly desired.
Tuesday, December 30, 2008
2008 Reading List
I did it! I read 50 books during 2008. Here is my 2008 list:
1. Days of Infamy (Harry Turtledove) 2. The Magician's Nephew (C. S. Lewis) 3. Speak (Laurie Halse Anderson) 4. End of the Beginning (Harry Turtledove) 5. The Friday Night Knitting Club (Kate Jacobs) 6. Short & Tall Tales: Moose County Legends (Lilian Jackson Braun) 7. The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe (C. S. Lewis) 8. Mount Vernon Love Story (Mary Higgins Clark) 9. Blood Orange (Drusilla Campbell) 10. Mercy (Jodi Picoult) 11. Happiness Sold Separately (Lolly Winston) 12. The Horse and His Boy (C. S. Lewis) 13. The Handmaid's Tale (Margaret Atwood) 14. Good In Bed (Jennifer Weiner) 15. Prince Caspian (C. S. Lewis) 16. Before Green Gables (Budge Wilson) 17. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (Betty Smith) 18. The Girl Who Stopped Swimming (Joshilyn Jackson) 19. The Memory Keeper's Daughter (Kim Edwards) 20. The Time Traveler's Wife (Audrey Niffenegger) 21. Voyage of the Dawn Treader (C. S. Lewis) 22. The Diary of Mattie Spenser (Sandra Dallas) 23. Bad Girls of the Bible (and what we can learn from them) (Liz Curtis Higgs) 24. Chronicles of Chrestomanci, volume 1 (Diane Wynne Jones) 25. Rhett Butler's People (Donald McCaig) 26. Emily of New Moon (L.M. Montgomery) 27. Emily Climbs (L.M. Montgomery) 28. Emily's Quest (L.M. Montgomery) 29. Chronicles of Chrestomani, volume 2 (Diane Wynne Jones) 30. Howl's Moving Castle (Diane Wynne Jones) 31. Stone Heart: A Novel of Sacajawea (Diane Glancy) 32. The Morgue The Merrier (Rosemary Laurey, Karen Kelley, & Dianne Castell) 33. Anne of Green Gables (L.M. Montgomery) 34. Confessions of a Prep School Mommy Handler (Wade Rouse) 35. Those Who Save Us (Jenna Blum) 36. Anne of Avonlea (L.M. Montgomery) 37. Pushing the Bear: a Novel of the Trail of Tears (Diane Glancy) 38. In Her Shoes (Jennifer Weiner) 39. Anne of the Island (L.M. Montgomery) 40. Blood Ties (Pamela Freeman) 41. A Lion Among Men (Gregory Maguire) 42. The Art of Keeping Secrets (Patty Callahan Henry) 43. Twilight (Stephenie Meyer) 44. The Heretic's Daughter (Kathleen Kent) 45. New Moon (Stephenie Meyer) 46. The Shack (Wm. Paul Young) 47. Anne of Windy Poplars (L.M. Montgomery) 48. Nineteen Minutes (Jodi Picoult) 49. The Tsarina's Daughter (Carolly Erickson) 50. The Teahouse Fire (Ellis Avery)