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February Book Round-Up

March 3, 2011

Here are the books that Jaye, Dad and I read in February. February is short. Nonfiction is long. I’m just saying.

Dad: 5

Tennessee, Off the Beaten- Tim O’Brien. Mom and Dad are planning a vacation!

Christopher’s Ghost- Charles McGarry. “First I’ve read by McGarry, who’s done a bunch of spy thrillers. Pretty good.”

Philistines at the Hedgerows- Steven Gaines.    “Life among the rich and
ill-behaved on the South Fork”

Hold Tight- Harlan Coben.

God of the Hive- Laurie King. “Faster paced than the usual Mary Russel.”

Elizabeth’s list. I made it to 20 books! Woo! 8 of which I read in February. I read nonfiction much more slowly.

  1. A Cup of Friendship- Deborah Rodriguez. Loved it!
  2. An Apple A Day: The Myths, Misconceptions and Truths About the Food We Eat.- Joe Schwarcz, Ph.D. Finished 2/8/11. Library book
  3. Train Your Mind, Change Your Brain- Sharon Begley. Library book. Finished 2/16. 282 pages. Review here.
  4. The Orchid Affair. Lauren Willig. Finished 2/19. Knew I’d love it.
  5. The Speed of Dark- Elizabeth Moon. Finished 2/22 Library book
  6. The Kabul Beauty School- Deborah Rodriguez Finished 2/22. Library book.
  7. *Alone Together: Why We Expect More From Technology and Less From Each Other- Sherry Turkle. Finished 2/27. reviewing for Ledger.
  8. The Small Change Diet- Keri Gans. Finished 2/28. Reviewing for WVFC

Jaye: 5.5 books!

(including one novella, which counts as half a book for 50 cents.) Including Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter. Jaye blogs about her books and the project here.

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