Thursday, April 7, 2011

Books, books, and more books!

Two years ago, I started a list off all the books I was reading, wanted to read, and wanted to re-read. Since the I have read over 140 books and 40,000+ pages.

Here are some of the best and worst...

Best re-reads:
8. King of the Wind (M. Henry)
7. Roses for Mama (J. Oke)
6.They Called Her Mrs. Doc (J. Oke)
5. Little women Series~ Little Women, Little Men, Jo's Boy's (L. M. Alcott)
4. the Valley of Fear (A. C. Doyle)
3. Pearl Maiden (H. Rider Haggard)
2. Carry On Mr. Bowditch (J. Latham)
1. Wives and Daughters (Elizabeth Gaskell)

Worst re-read:
Too Long a Stranger (J. Oke)

Worst first-time read:
At home in Mitford series(J. Karon)

Best first-reads:
11. Fires of Glennmara sereies (L. Windsor)
10. To Have and To Hold (M. Johnson)
9. In Freedom's Cause (G. A. Henty)
8. Pendragon Cycle and Avalon (S. Lawhead)
7. O' Malley series (D. Henderson)
6. When Dreams Come True (Eric and Leslie Ludy)
5. Our Mutual Friend (C. Dickens)
4. The Vicar of Wakefield (O. Goldsmith)
3. Tales (O. Henry)
2. Glastonbury (D. F. Crow)
1. Hadassah (T. Tenney)

What I am reading right now:
Dominion (R. Alcorn)
Passion and Purity (E. Elliot)
The Inheritance (Alcott)
A Garland for Girls (Alcott)
The Celtic Crusades (Lawhead)

What I am most looking forward to reading:
Deception (Alcorn)
Pilgrim's Progress (Bunyan)
Of Plymouth Plantation (Bradford)
King Raven series (Lawhead)

1 comment:

  1. I've never read the Mitford books, but the audiobooks read by John McDonough are some of my favorites. I don't know if I'd like them just reading them straight out, but with a great story teller, they come alive. :-)