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Title (from) - 13 Ways of Looking at a Fat Girl
Title (thru) - White Horses

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Title/Author Category Date Read/Rating Description
13 Ways of Looking at a Fat Girl
(Awa, Mona - 2016)
Fiction 2018-05-08 (2/N) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
This book sparkles with wit and at the same time comes across as so transparent and genuine Awad knows how to talk about the raw struggles of female friendships, sex, contact, humanness, and her voice is a wry celebration of all of this at once. Aimee Bender, author of "The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake. NO, AIMEE BENDER, NO. YOU MISSED THE MARK.
13 Ways of Looking at a Fat Girl
(Awad, Mona)
Fiction n/a Suggested By: BookBub.com.
An NPR Best Book of the Year that "sparkles with wit" (Aimee Bender (!!!)): Lizzie is determined to lose weight -- but can she learn to love her body and herself instead? "A grittier Bridget Jones's Diary".
A Deadly Shade of Gold
(MacDonald, John D. - 1965)
Crime/Mystery 1999-12-06 (na) Sam Taggart shows up with an indigenous people's gold religious statuette years after bailing on his soulmate, Nora Gardino. Then everybody dies. Some in Florida, Some in Mexico, and Some in California.
A Deadly Shade of Gold
(MacDonald, John D. - 1965)
Crime/Mystery 2015-06-01 (5/y) Suggested By: Author.
When Travis McGee discovers a face from his past lying in a pool of blood on a cheap motel room floor. he goes to Mexico to find answers, along with his friend's vengeance-driven girlfriend, and a valuable ancient Aztec golden idol.
A Moveable Feast
(Hemingway, Ernest - 1964)
Memoir 1998-01-01 (na) Suggested By: Author.
I own this on Kindle now. Autobiographical account of Hemminway's years in Paris with his first wife, Hadley (about 1921 - 1926).
A Moveable Feast
(Hemingway, Ernest - 1964)
Memoir 2009-03-01 (na) Suggested By: Author.
I own this on Kindle now. Stories of starting out as a writer in Paris in the 1920s.
A Purple Place for Dying
(MacDonald, John D. - 1964)
Crime/Mystery 1999-09-06 (na/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
$2.15 Kindle Book. Bought Kindle book after reading. Travis McGee reluctantly flies out to see big blond Mona Yeoman who is convinced that her husband Jass Yeoman, a crony of her father (ick!), has swindled her inheritance. The blond is shot dead while explaining her plight to Travis, but someone is trying to make it look like the big woman ran off with the thin professor, John Webb. Travis detoxes then sleeps with the professor's sister, Isobel Webb.
A Purple Place for Dying
(MacDonald, John D. - 1964)
Crime/Mystery 2015-05-06 (6/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
$2.15 Kindle Book. Bought Kindle book after reading. Travis McGee reluctantly flies out to see big blond Mona Yeoman who is convinced that her husband Jass Yeoman, a crony of her father (ick!), has swindled her inheritance.
A Walk In The Woods
(Bryson, Bill - 1998)
Memoir 2001-08-06 (na) Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail
A Walk in the Woods
(Bryson, Bill - 1998)
Memoir 2015-10-08 (6/y) Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail. Hiking [parts of] the trail with his old friend, Stephen Katz.
Aftermath
(Goldsworthy, Sandy)
Fantasy n/a Suggested By: Other.
Format: eBook.
Free Kindle book. After losing her father, Emma Bennett moves to her aunt's small town of Westport to finish out her senior year of high school. Emma wants to forget the pain and loss of the past few weeks, finding relief in the company of Ben Parker--a local boy who she has an instant attraction and uncanny connection with. When Ben seems a little too preoccupied with other responsibilities and has no time for her, Emma turns to the town's hottest flirt--Lucas Crandon--for affection. Unfortunately, she realizes a little too late that, sometimes, bad boys really can be bad for you.
Aftermath
(McMan, Ann - 2012)
GLBT 2018-01-09 (4/y) Suggested By: Friend.
Format: Audiobook.
Audiobook read by Christine Williams. Over the past 18 months, Syd, Maddie, and little Henry have become a family, and things are going surprisingly well for most of Jericho's residents...if you don't count the devastating storm that whips through town. In the weeks and months to come, Syd, Maddie, and all of Jericho are forced to pick up the pieces and rebuild their homes, their lives, and their town.
Aftermath
(Meyerowitz, Joel)
Non-fiction n/a The only photographer granted continous access to Ground Zero during the cleanup, Meyerowitz has assembled a haunting, essential archive. 9/11.
Aftermath
(Sheffield, Charles - 1998)
Post-Apocalyptic 2010-02-01 (na/y) A supernova from a neighboring star has knocked out all of the advanced electronics on earth. The disaster leaves the astronaut from a Mars mission trying to return home, and billions on earth in chaos made worse by catastrophic changes in the weather.
Air Fryer Cookbook
(Elliott, Michael)
Cookbook n/a Suggested By: Other.
Format: eBook.
Free Kindle book. 300 easy recipes for quick and tasty meals.
Air Fryer Cookbook
(Moretti, Luca)
Cookbook n/a Suggested By: eBookDaily.com.
Format: eBook.
Free Kindle book. The Top 700 Quick and Easy Recipes For Healthy Oil Free Living.
American Gods
(Gaiman, Neil)
Fantasy n/a Suggested By: Author.
Format: Audiobook.
BOOKS ON TAPE. Read by George Guidall, recommended by Stephen King.
American Gods
(Gaiman, Neil - 2001)
Fantasy 2016-05-02 (3/y) Suggested By: Movie/TV.
Format: eBook.
$3.22 Kindle book. I read a library hardcover. Have since bought this on Kindle. Shadow is a man with a past. But now he wants nothing more than to live a quiet life with his wife and stay out of trouble. Until he learns that she's been killed in a terrible accident.
Antarctica
(Robinson, Kim Stanley)
SciFi n/a Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
$2.15 Kindle book. Antarctica faces an uncertain future. The international treaty which protects the continent is about to dissolve, clearing the way for Antarctica's resources to be plundered, its eerie beauty to be savaged. As politicians wrangle over its fate, major corporations begin probing for its hidden riches. Adventurers come, as they have for more than a century, seeking the wild, untamed land even as they endanger it with their ever-growing numbers. And radical environmentalists carry out a covert campaign of sabotage to reclaim the land from those who would destroy it for profit. All who come here have their own agenda, and all will fight to ensure their vision of the future for the remote and awe-inspiring world at the South Pole.
Antarctica
(Rogers, Susan Fox (Editor) - 2007)
Essays 2008-03-07 (na) Life on the ice.
Backseat Saints
(Jackson, Joshilyn - 2010)
Chick Lit 2015-01-07 (7/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: Hardcover.
Rose Mae Lolley, a minor character from Gods in Alabama gets her very own book. She's living in Texas as Ro Grandee, married to Thom Grandee who beats her regularly, and often savagely.
Backseat Saints
(Jackson, Joshilyn - 2010)
Chick Lit 2018-01-12 (na/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: Audiobook.
Read by Joshilyn Jackson!!! Rose Mae Lolley, a minor character from Gods in Alabama gets her very own book. She's living in Texas as Ro Grandee, married to Thom Grandee who beats her regularly, and often savagely.
Bad Blood
(Sage, Lorna)
Non-fiction n/a Growing up in the 50s.
Bad Blood
(Sandford, John - 2010)
Crime/Mystery 2016-02-01 (6/y) Suggested By: Author.
Virgil Flowers series book 4. Two bodies in two days. One is murder. The other is suicide. Virgil Flowers never imagined that discovering the connection would lead him into the perverse history of the Minnesota farm community, and almost unimaginable darkness.
Between, Georgia
(Jackson, Joshilyn - 2006)
Chick Lit 2014-04-03 (6/y) Nonny Frett has two families: the Fretts, who stole her and raised her right, and the Crabtrees, who lost her and can?t forget that they?ve been done wrong.
Between, Georgia
(Jackson, Joshilyn - 2006)
Chick Lit 2018-01-10 (6/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: Audiobook.
Read by Joshilyn Jackson!!! Nonny Frett has two families: the Fretts, who stole her and raised her right, and the Crabtrees, who lost her and can't forget that they've been done wrong.
Beyond Belief
(Hill, Jenna Miscavige)
Memoir n/a My Secret Life Inside Scientology and My Harrowing Escape. Recommended by Winnipeg Shelley.
Beyond Belief
(Hill, Jenna Miscavige and Lisa Pulitzer)
Memoir n/a Suggested By: Other.
Format: eBook.
$2.14 Kindle book. My secret life inside Scientology and my harrowing escape.
Bright Orange for the Shroud
(MacDonald, John D. - 1965)
Crime/Mystery 2000-07-02 (na) Sweet placid Arthur Wilkinson was the latest victim of a vixen who lured him in as the most recent mark of a bunch of swindlers. Travis McGee tries to rebuild the man as well as recover some of his lost fortune. Boo Waxwell is the evil muscle-man.
Bright Orange for the Shroud
(MacDonald, John D. - 1965)
Crime/Mystery 2016-02-10 (5/y) Sweet placid Arthur Wilkinson was the latest victim of a vixen who lured him in as the most recent mark of a bunch of swindlers. Travis McGee tries to rebuild the man as well as recover some of his lost fortune. Boo Waxwell is the evil muscle-man.
Broken Prey
(Sandford, John - 2005)
Crime/Mystery 2005-11-02 (na) Suggested By: Author.
Prey series book 16. Aunt LA lent it to me.
Broken Prey
(Sandford, John - 2005)
Crime/Mystery 2018-06-03 (5/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
Prey series book 16. Serial killer is torturing and killing victims in the Twin Cities and other cities. He leaves the mutilated bodies displayed for the police to find.
Certain Prey
(Sandford, John - 1999)
Crime/Mystery 2000-07-04 (na) Suggested By: Unknown.
Prey series book 10. Icequeen criminal defense lawyer, Carmel Loan, hires a hitwoman to take out the wife of the man she'd like to screw. And screw him she does.
Certain Prey
(Sandford, John - 1999)
Crime/Mystery 2017-08-03 (6/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
Prey series book 10. Icequeen criminal defense lawyer, Carmel Loan, hires a hitwoman to take out the wife of the man she'd like to screw. And screw him she does.
Creativity, Inc.
(Catmull, Ed and Amy Wallace)
Non-fiction n/a Suggested By: eBookDaily.com.
Format: eBook.
$3.23 Kindle book. Inside story of starting Pixar and running a creative company. Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration.
Creativity, Inc.
(Catmull, Edwin E. and Amy Wallace - 2014)
Memoir n/a This book details how Catmull built an enduring creative culture -- one that doesn't just pay lip service to the importance of things like honesty, communication, and originality, but committed to them, no matter how difficult that often proved to be. As he discovered, pursuing excellence isn't a one-off assignment. It's an ongoing, day-in, day-out, full-time job.
Darker than Amber
(MacDonald, John D. - 1966)
Crime/Mystery 2000-03-04 (na) "We were about to give up and call it a night when somebody dropped the girl off the bridge." Travis investigates a murder/prostitution ring.
Darker Than Amber
(MacDonald, John D. - 1966)
Crime/Mystery 2016-03-03 (5/y) "We were about to give up and call it a night when somebody dropped the girl off the bridge." Travis investigates a murder/prostitution ring.
Dead Reckoning
(Atcheson, Dave)
Non-fiction n/a Suggested By: BookBub.com.
Author Dave Atcheson joined an Alaskan fishing crew and discovered a world filled with "nail-biting, teeth-gritting adventure" (Library Journal). This account of a wild and obscure lifestyle offers "both a deep-sea adventure story and a fishing industry reality check" (Publishers Weekly).
Dead Reckoning
(Harris, Charlaine - 2011)
Magical/Mystical 2011-10-05 (na/y) Sookie witnesses the firebombing of Merlotte's, and the sister of an old enemy comes seeking revenge.
Find Me
(O'Donnell, Rosie)
Memoir n/a Amazing experience that changed her life.
Find Me
(van den Berg, Laura)
Post-Apocalyptic n/a A plague has killed millions, but young Joy has made it thru. It sounds grim, but this is a thoughtful touching story about survival.
Flight
(Alexie, Sherman - 2007)
Fiction 2007-07-08 (na) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
$2.14 Kindle book. Follows an American Indian orphan as he travels back and forth in time.
Flight
(Kraft, Chris)
Memoir n/a My life in mission control. Flight is the stirring account of the U.S. space program from its infancy to its greatest triumphs - from the one man who was there for it all, Christopher Columbus Kraft, Jr., the first NASA Flight Director.
Garden Spells
(Allen, Sarah Addison - 2007)
Magical/Mystical 2008-06-09 (na) "Overflowing with the tangled joys and sorrows of and life." One sister adds magical powers to food with the flowers from her garden.
Garden Spells
(Allen, Sarah Addison - 2007)
Magical/Mystical 2010-02-03 (na/y) Claire Waverly lives a quiet life in a small southern town catering with a speciality in using the magical powers in edible flowers. Her sister, Sydney, returns to their hometown after a ten-year absence. She brings along her young daughter and some dark secrets.
Garden Spells
(Allen, Sarah Addison - 2007)
Magical/Mystical 2011-10-01 (8/y) Claire Waverly lives a quiet life in a small southern town catering with a specialty in using the magical powers in edible flowers. Her sister, Sydney, returns to their hometown after a ten-year absence. She brings along her young daughter and some dark secrets.
Garden Spells
(Allen, Sarah Addison - 2007)
Magical/Mystical 2014-02-06 (7/y) Claire Waverly lives a quiet life in a small southern town catering with a specialty in using the magical powers in edible flowers. Her sister, Sydney, returns to their hometown after a ten-year absence. She brings along her young daughter and some dark secrets.
Garden Spells
(Allen, Sarah Addison - 2007)
Magical/Mystical 2018-09-09 (8/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
Claire Waverly lives a quiet life in a small southern town catering with a speciality in using the magical powers in edible flowers. Her sister, Sydney, returns to their hometown after a ten-year absence. She brings along her young daughter and some dark secrets.
Golden Boy
(Booth, Martin)
Memoir n/a As a child in the early 50s, given the run of Hong Kong. He and his mother learned Cantonese, and came to think of Hong Kong as their real home while trying to forget postwar England.
Golden Boy
(Tarttelin, Abigail - 2013)
Fiction n/a Suggested By: Unknown.
Tarttelin writes sensitively about how and intersex child might cope with the heightened emotions of adolescence. Max Walker, 15, is smart, good-looking, and popular. He was born with both male and female genitalia, which his parents would like to keep secret.
Half Magic
(Eager, Edward - 1954)
Magical/Mystical 2005-01-05 (na) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
Bought after reading as a $16.83 Kindle book in a collection of his first four books, Edward Eager's Tales of Magic. Magic coin: Well, it's not totally magic--it's only (you guessed it) half magic. That means there's a certain logic to the wishes one must make to generate a desired outcome. Imagine the results emerging from inaccurate efforts: half invisible, half rescued, half everything!
Half Magic
(Eager, Edward - 1954)
Magical/Mystical 2017-06-12 (7/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
Bought as a $16.83 Kindle book in a collection of his first four books, Edward Eager's Tales of Magic. A dull summer is improved when Katharine, Mark, Jane and Martha find a magical coin-like talisman. The catch is that it grants half of any wish made by its bearer--a wish to be on a desert island sends them to the Sahara desert, and their mother ends up halfway home when she wishes to return home during a dull visit to her relatives. That "half magic" is a challenge, sometimes comical, until the children learn to double their wishes.
Her
(Lane, Harriet)
Crime/Mystery n/a Two women strike up a casual friendship that seems harmless, if unlikely, until it becomes clear that one of them is plotting something sinister.
Her
(Parravani, Christa)
Non-fiction n/a The searing story of an identical twin's struggle to go on after her beloved sister's tragic early death.
Instant Pot Cookbook
(Murphy, Pamela)
Cookbook n/a Suggested By: eBookDaily.com.
Format: eBook.
Free Kindle book. Easy-To-Do Recipes Using Simple Ingredients for Your Everyday Meals
Instant Pot Cookbook
(Wake, Nathan)
Cookbook n/a Suggested By: Other.
Format: eBook.
Free Kindle book. 200 heart-healthy meals in half the time.
Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns)
(Kaling, Mindy - 2011)
Humorous 2015-04-06 (6/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: Audiobook.
Mindy Kaling invites readers on a tour of her life and her unscientific observations on romance, friendship, and Hollywood
Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns)
(Kaling, Mindy - 2011)
Humorous 2015-06-02 (6/y) Suggested By: Entertainment Weekly Mag.
Format: Hardcover.
Mindy Kaling invites readers on a tour of her life and her unscientific observations on romance, friendship, and Hollywood
Knight's Castle
(Eager, Edward - 1956)
Magical/Mystical 2005-01-06 (na) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
Bought after reading as a $16.83 Kindle book in a collection of his first four books, Edward Eager's Tales of Magic. Four cousins, Roger, Ann, Eliza, and Jack, have an extraordinary summer when, after an old toy soldier comes to life, they find themselves transported back to the days of Robin and Ivanhoe.
Knight's Castle
(Eager, Edward - 1956)
Magical/Mystical 2017-12-05 (5/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
Bought as a $16.83 Kindle book in a collection of his first four books, Edward Eager's Tales of Magic. Roger, his sister, and their cousins find themselves in a bygone world of chivalry and knighthood, of Robin Hood and Ivanhoe. In this knightly realm they can make a difference--and perhaps even save the person they most need to save--if only they are smart and brave enough, if only they are true to their hearts.
Less
(Aust, Rachel)
Non-fiction n/a Suggested By: BookBub.com.
Is less truly more? Discover the fulfillment and joy of minimalism! Featuring decision trees, flow charts, and more, this actionable guide will help you simplify your life and focus on the essentials.
Less
(Greer, Andrew Sean)
Fiction n/a Suggested By: Book Award List.
What would possibly go wrong? Arthur Less will almost fall in love in Paris, almost fall to his death in Berlin, barely escape to a Moroccan ski chalet from a Saharan sandstorm, accidentally book himself as the (only) writer-in-residence at a Christian Retreat Center in Southern India, and encounter, on a desert island in the Arabian Sea, the last person on Earth he wants to face. Somewhere in there: he will turn fifty. Through it all, there is his first love. And there is his last.
Let It Snow
(Green, John and Maureen Johnson and Lauren Myracle - 2008)
Youth 2013-10-08 (8/y) Suggested By: Author.
Three [interlinking] Holiday Romances
Let It Snow
(Green, John and Maureen Johnson and Lauren Myracle - 2008)
Youth 2015-12-06 (7/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
$6.03 Kindle book. Three [interlinking] Holiday Romances
Living and Dying in Brick City
(Davis, Sampson)
Memoir n/a A high school pact helped keep Davis on track to become a doctor. Now he's back in his hometown, Newark, healing the ones who didn't get out: addicts, gang members, victims of poverty.
Living and Dying in Brick City
(Davis, Sampson with Lisa Frazier Page)
Memoir n/a Suggested By: BookBub.com.
An emergency room doctor shares his experiences working at the hospital where he was born -- and reflects on the importance of giving back to his community. "Gripping… A prescription to help kids dream bigger than their circumstances" .
Looking for Alaska
(Green, John - 2005)
Fiction 2013-06-03 (6/y) Miles Halter, unhappy in Florida public school where he has few if any friends, decides to attend his dad's alma mater, a boarding school in Alabama. He makes a small but close and intense circle of friends. There is rivalary between the full-time boarders and the "Weekday Warriors", rich kids who go home on the weekends.
Looking for Alaska
(Green, John - 2005)
Youth 2016-02-08 (6/y) Miles "Pudge" Halter heads off to Culver Creek Boarding School. Down the hall is Alaska Young. The gorgeous, clever, funny, sexy, self-destructive, screwed up, and utterly fascinating Alaska Young.
Looking For Alaska
(Jenkins, Peter)
Memoir n/a In 1999, Peter Jenkins and his family left their farm in Tennessee to live in Alaska for a few seasons, eventually renting a house in Seward, Alaska (pop. 2,830) on the Kenai Peninsula.
Losing It
(Bertinelli, Valerie - 2008)
Memoir n/a Bertinelli isn't a literary stylist, but her writing is as movingly honest and intimate as a heart-to-heart talk.
Losing It
(Rathbone, Emma)
Fiction n/a Suggested By: GoodReads.com.
A poignant, hilarious novel about a woman who still has her virginity at the age of twenty-six, and the summer she's determined to lose it and find herself.
Lost Lake
(Allen, Sarah Addison - 2014)
Magical/Mystical 2014-01-14 (6/y) After a numbing tragedy, Kate derails the unpleasant new track of her life by going on an adventure to try and find her Great Aunt Eby's resort from where had the best times of her childhood.
Lost Lake
(Allen, Sarah Addison - 2014)
Magical/Mystical 2017-10-02 (6/Y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
$11.74 Kindle book. After a numbing tragedy, Kate derails the unpleasant new track of her life by going on an adventure to try and find her Great Aunt Eby's resort from where had the best times of her childhood.
Magic By The Lake
(Eager, Edward - 1957)
Magical/Mystical 2005-02-01 (na) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
Bought after reading as a $16.83 Kindle book in a collection of his first four books, Edward Eager's Tales of Magic. On a vacation with their mother and stepfather, Jane, Mark, Katharine, and Martha find themselves overwhelmed with a lakeful of magical adventures after Mark captures an ancient turtle that seems to have extraordinary powers.
Magic By the Lake
(Eager, Edward - 1957)
Magical/Mystical 2017-12-06 (6/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
Bought as a $16.83 Kindle book in a collection of his first four books, Edward Eager's Tales of Magic. They asked for magic by the lake--and now they have to deal with a whole lakeful of enchantment! They find themselves cavorting with mermaids, outwitting pirates, and--with the help of a cranky old turtle--granting a little magical help to the one person who needs it most.
Magic or Not?
(Eager, Edward - 1959)
Magical/Mystical 2005-02-06 (na) When the family moves to Connecticut, twins James and Laura make new friends and begin a series of unusual adventures after discovering an old well that seems to be magic in their backyard. (From amazon.com - is this right?)
Magic or Not?
(Eager, Edward - 1959)
Magical/Mystical 2017-12-10 (6/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
An old well that might be magic affords an exciting summer for the twins, James and Laura, and helps them to right an ancient wrong.
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
(Andrews, Jesse - 2012)
Youth 2015-01-01 (7/y) Greg Gaines is trying hard to make it thru high school with as little damage as possible. He knows it's a minefield, and he frequently missteps, but he's determined to make it thru. His mother insists that he start spending time with a classmate who is diagnosed with leukemia.
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
(Andrews, Jesse - 2012)
Youth 2015-10-01 (7/y) Suggested By: Other.
Format: eBook.
$4.86 Kindle book. This is the funniest book you'll ever read about death.
Minimalist Living
(Robbins, Hannah)
Non-fiction n/a Suggested By: Other.
Format: eBook.
Free Kindle book. How to reduce your stress and improve your quality of living through minimalism.
Minimalist Living
(Solomon, Mary)
Non-fiction n/a Suggested By: eBookDaily.com.
Format: eBook.
Free Kindle book. How To Live In A Van And Get Off The Grid. Simplify, Simple Living, Off The Grid, Minimalism, Homesteading, Self Sufficiency. Want to travel the country? Are you in debt and struggling to pay the mortgage or rent every month? Or maybe you want to minimize, declutter, simplify and organize your life. Do you desire to step off the grid? Minimalistic Living: How To Live In A Van And Get Off The Grid will help you find the answers you're looking for! Learn: How To Find and Purchase the Perfect Vehicle, How to Customize and Accessorize Your Vehicle, How To Remodel A Vehicle to Meet Your Needs, Equipment You'll Need To Live In a Vehicle, How To Stay Dry, Safe, Cool and Warm, How To Have Running Water and Electricity in Your Vehicle, Lots Of Tips and Tricks Along The Way, and more!
Money for Nothing
(Ugel, Edward - 2007)
Non-fiction n/a One man's journey through the dark side of lottery millions. He was on "This American Life".
Money For Nothing
(Westlake, Donald E.)
Fiction n/a For no known reason, Josh Redmont has been receiving $1000 checks in the mail. One day a stranger walks up to him and says, 'You are now active.' Josh is plunged into a plot to assasinate a visiting dignitary.
More Creative Lettering
(Doh, Jenny - 2015)
Craft 2016-09-08 (5/n) Suggested By: Other.
Format: Paperback.
Techniques & tips from top artists.
More Creative Lettering
(Doh, Jenny - 2015)
Craft 2016-10-05 (4/y) Suggested By: Amazon.com.
Format: Paperback.
Technique and tips from top artists.
Mostly Magic
(Chew, Ruth - 1982)
Magical/Mystical 2005-01-04 (na) From the day Pete comes to fix a leak in the house and his miniature ladder opens into a full-size one, a brother and sister experience a series of magical adventures.
Mostly Magic
(Chew, Ruth - 1982)
Youth 2014-01-09 (6/y) A magic folding ladder transporter, and a magic pencil that changes things.
Never Change
(Berg, Elizabeth - 2001)
Fiction 2002-05-09 (na) Nurse Myra Lipinski cares for, and loves, old classmate Chip Reardon who has a brain tumor.
Never Change
(Berg, Elizabeth - 2001)
Fiction 2006-09-12 (na) Suggested By: Author.
Spinster Myra Lipinsky nurses former classmate and crush, Chip Reardon, through his terminal brain tumor. He opens her eyes and heart to love.
Nightmare in Pink
(MacDonald, John D. - 1964)
Crime/Mystery 1999-11-02 (na) Travis' blinded and crippled best friend from the Korean War, Mike, has asked Travis to look into the death of his sister Nina's fiance Howard Plummer. Howie helped manage the rather vast fortune of Charles Armister. Turns out he may have stumbled across somebody swindling money out of the accounts and may have died to keep that information quiet.
Nightmare In Pink
(MacDonald, John D. - 1964)
Crime/Mystery 2015-04-12 (5/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: Paperback.
Travis McGee is in New York to do a favor for an army buddy whose sister is floundering after the death of her fiancé. First on the agenda: nurse Nina Gibson, the buddy's sister, back to health, one of Travis' specialties.
No Angel
(Dobyns, Jay and Nils Johnson-Shelton)
Memoir n/a Suggested By: BookBub.com.
In this "harrowing" true story, a federal agent recounts his experience infiltrating the Hells Angels Motorcycle Club.
No Angel
(Vincenzi, Penny)
Fiction n/a Big epic novel to sink your teeth into. Edwardian lady is determined to have a career of her own. She finagles her way into an editor's office, rises quickly to prominence in the literary world, and nothing will stop her from achieving the success she's striving for.
No Such Thing As A Witch
(Chew, Ruth - 1971)
Magical/Mystical 2005-01-03 (na) Tad and Nora are convinced that their neighbor Maggie is a witch. As their friendship with the old woman grows, she gives them enchanted fudge. One piece makes people love animals, two pieces allow them to understand animal language, three pieces make them act like animals, and four pieces....watch out!
No Such Thing As a Witch
(Chew, Ruth - 1971)
Youth 2014-01-15 (5/y) New neighbor Maggie Brown has magical ways with fudge and animals.
One Fearful Yellow Eye
(MacDonald, John D. - 1966)
Crime/Mystery 2000-12-02 (4/y) Glory Geis married a dying rich Doctor who liquidated all of his assets before death. Travis steps in to find out why.
One Fearful Yellow Eye
(MacDonald, John D. - 1966)
Crime/Mystery 2016-03-04 (4/y) Glory Geis married a dying rich Doctor who liquidated all of his assets before death. Travis steps in to find out why.
Open House
(Berg, Elizabeth - 2000)
Fiction 2002-05-10 (na) Samantha's husband, David, leaves her and son Travis. She meets moving man, King.
Open House
(Williams, Patricia J.)
Memoir n/a Black Professor of law and recipient of MacArthur genius award. White conservatives attack her politics at a dinner party. "Two years later," she writes, "I am still coming up with snappy answers." Incisive and gently cranky, like a best friend melded with the professor who wowed you in college.
Pale Gray for Guilt
(MacDonald, John D. - 1968)
Crime/Mystery 1999-12-04 (na) Asshole southern business men arranged to kill Travis McGees old football buddy, Tush Bannon, when his small marina gets in the way of their real estate deal. Travis avenges his death and provides a new future for the widow and her kids.
Pale Gray for Guilt
(MacDonald, John D. - 1968)
Crime/Mystery 2017-07-01 (6/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
Asshole southern business men arranged to kill Travis McGees old football buddy, Tush Bannon, when his small marina gets in the way of their real estate deal. Travis avenges his death and scams the asshole business men to fund a new future for the widow and her kids.
Paper Towns
(Green, John - 2008)
Youth 2013-07-01 (6/y) Quentin Jacobsen and his friends are about go graduate from their Orlando, Florida high school. The neighbor girl on whom he has been crushing for his whole life crawls into his window one night toward the end of the school year and takes him on an adventure.
Paper Towns
(Green, John - 2008)
Youth 2015-04-01 (6/y) Weeks before graduating from their Orlando-area high school, Quentin Jacobsen's childhood best friend, Margo, reappears in his life, specifically at his window, commanding him to take her on an all-night, score-settling spree.
Practical Magic
(Hoffman, Alice - 1995)
Magical/Mystical 1998-10-04 (na) Two sisters orphaned early in life find love in very different ways.
Practical Magic
(Hoffman, Alice - 1995)
Magical/Mystical 1998-11-03 (na) Two sisters orphaned early in life find love in very different ways.
Practical Magic
(Hoffman, Alice - 1995)
Magical/Mystical 2005-04-02 (na) Suggested By: Author.
Two girls grow up with two aunts.
Practical Magic
(Hoffman, Alice - 1995)
Magical/Mystical 2017-10-05 (7/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: Paperback.
Two sisters orphaned early in life find love in very different ways.
Property
(Martin, Valerie)
Fiction n/a Story of the struggle of two women against a brutish plantation owner and each other. One the wife, one the slave maid.
Property
(Shriver, Lionel - 2017)
Short Stories n/a Suggested By: People Mag.
Wickedly clever collection. Lays bare our foibles when it comes to ownership of all kinds. These stories are so honest about money it's almost shocking.
Ready Player One
(Cline, Ernest - 2011)
SciFi 2012-06-06 (8/y) Suggested By: Other.
Format: Hardcover.
BooksAndBars for August 2012. Like most of humanity, Wade Watts escapes his grim surroundings by spending his waking hours jacked into the OASIS, a sprawling virtual utopia that lets you be anything you want to be, a place where you can live and play and fall in love on any of ten thousand planets.
Ready Player One
(Cline, Ernest - 2011)
Fantasy 2018-04-01 (7/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
$2.96 Kindle book. BooksAndBars for August 2012. Like most of humanity, Wade Watts escapes his grim surroundings by spending his waking hours jacked into the OASIS, a sprawling virtual utopia that lets you be anything you want to be, a place where you can live and play and fall in love on any of ten thousand planets.
Ruby
(Block, Francesca Lia and Carmen Staton - 2006)
Magical/Mystical 2006-08-02 (na) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
$1.07 Kindle book. Bought after reading. Abused girl gets through rough childhood with magical mystical fantasies. Grows up and sets her sights on newly famous movie star whom she pursues with a plan and some spells.
Ruby
(Bond, Cynthia)
Fiction n/a Suggested By: BookBub.com.
A New York Times bestseller and an Oprah's Book Club selection: After Ruby trades small-town Texas for the glamour of Manhattan, an urgent message pulls her back home and thrusts her into her shadowy past.
Sailor On the Seas of Fate
(Moorcock, Michael - 1976)
Fantasy 1998-08-07 (na) Hack 'em Slash 'em Wizards and Warriors.
Sailor On the Seas of Fate
(Moorcock, Michael - 1976)
Fantasy 2005-09-04 (na) Kewl.
Say When
(Berg, Elizabeth - 2003)
Fiction 2003-06-02 (na) Suggested By: Author.
Griffin's wife Eileen has an affair.
Say When
(Berg, Elizabeth - 2003)
Fiction 2004-11-01 (na) Griffin tries to ignore the problem when his wife, Ellen, announces that she's having an affair and wants a divorce.
Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States
(Work Projects Administration)
Non-fiction n/a Suggested By: Other.
Format: eBook.
Free Kindle book. From Interviews with Former Slaves Georgia Narratives, Part 1.
Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States
(Works Projects Administraion)
Classic n/a Suggested By: Other.
Format: eBook.
Free Kindle book. From Interviews with Former Slaves Maryland Narratives.
Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States
(Works Projects Administration)
Classic n/a Suggested By: Other.
Format: eBook.
Free Kindle book. From Interviews with Former Slaves Arkansas Narratives, Part 1.
South!
(Shackleton, Sir Ernest)
Memoir n/a Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
Free Kindle book. The Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition 1914-1917
South!
(Shackleton, Sir Ernest Henry)
Classic n/a Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
Free Kindle book. The story of Shackleton's 1914-1917 expedition. I "bought" two copies of this. Not sure if they're identical or not, cuz Amazon did NOT tell me I already owned it.
Sun Certified Programmer and Developer for Java 2 Study Guide - Exams 310-035 & 310-027
(Sierra, Kathy and Burt Bates - 2003)
Computer 2003-04-01 (na) Exam topics covered in addition to review questions.
Sun Certified Programmer and Developer for Java 2 Study Guide - Exams 310-035 & 310-027
(Sierra, Kathy and Burt Bates - 2003)
Computer 2003-04-06 (na) Exam topics covered in addition to review questions.
Sweeping Up Glass
(Wall, Carolyn)
Fiction n/a Suggested By: Other.
Format: eBook.
$1.07 Kindle book. Olivia Harker Cross owns a strip of mountain in Pope County, Kentucky, a land where whites and blacks eke out a living in separate, tattered kingdoms and where silver-faced wolves howl in the night. But someone is killing the wolves of Big Foley Mountain–and Olivia is beginning to realize how much of her own bitter history she's never understood: Her mother's madness, building toward a fiery crescendo. Her daughter's flight to California, leaving her to raise Will'm, her beloved grandson. And most of all, her town's fear, for Olivia has real and dangerous enemies.
Sweeping Up Glass
(Wall, Carolyn)
Fiction n/a Suggested By: BookBub.com.
Deserves a place on the shelf next to classics like True Grit and To Kill A Mockingbird. Left to care for her grandson alone after her daughter's departure, Olivia delves into bitter secrets surrounding her family and small mountain town.
Tales from Outer Suburbia
(Tan, Shaun - 2008)
Art 2010-08-09 (6/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: Hardcover.
I guess this is kinda of a graphic novel. But it's got mostly normal text with really nice illustrations so I could understand how to read it.
Tales From Outer Suburbia
(Tan, Shaun - 2008)
Art 2016-12-07 (7/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: Hardcover.
15 extraordinary illustrated tales.
The Bedwetter: Stories of Courage, Redemption, and Pee
(Silverman, Sarah - 2010)
Memoir n/a Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
$2.14 Kindle book. Not a tell-all, more like a tell-a-lot including her history of bed-wetting and her bouts of depression. After the controversy has fades, we will remember her genius.
The Bedwetter: Stories of Courage, Redemption, and Pee
(Silverman, Sarah - 2010)
Humorous 2015-04-08 (3/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: Audiobook.
Mixing show business moments (she wrote for Saturday Night Live for one season, but none of her sketches made it past dress rehearsal) with stories of her childhood and adolescence (punctuated by a persistent bedwetting problem), Silverman never shies away from poking fun at her own expense.
The Book of Bright Ideas
(King, Sandra)
Fiction n/a Suggested By: BookBub.com.
For fans of Fannie Flagg: In 1961, nine-year-old Button befriends whimsical Winnalee, and the two search for secrets to add to Winnalee's Book of Bright Ideas. But when a devastating truth comes to light, their lives will change forever.
The Book of Bright Ideas
(Kring, Sandra)
Fiction n/a Much to her mother's dismay, Button is fascinated by the Malone sisters, especially Winnalee, a feisty scrap of a thing who carries around a shiny silver urn containing her mother's ashes and a tome she calls 'The Book of Bright Ideas'.
The Brass Verdict
(Connelly, Michael - 2008)
Crime/Mystery 2011-03-02 (6/y) 2nd in Mickey Haller series. When L.A. lawyer Mickey Haller, last seen in The Lincoln Lawyer (2005), inherits the practice and caseload of a fellow defense attorney, Jerry Vincent, who's been murdered, the high-profile double-homicide case against famed Hollywood producer Walter Elliot, accused of shooting his wife and her alleged lover, takes top priority.
The Brass Verdict
(Connelly, Michael - 2008)
Crime/Mystery 2017-12-09 (6/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
2nd in Mickey Haller series. When L.A. lawyer Mickey Haller, last seen in The Lincoln Lawyer (2005), inherits the practice and caseload of a fellow defense attorney, Jerry Vincent, who's been murdered, the high-profile double-homicide case against famed Hollywood producer Walter Elliot, accused of shooting his wife and her alleged lover, takes top priority.
The Busy Body
(Westlake, Donald E.)
Crime/Mystery n/a Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
$1.07 Kindle book. I read this from the library. The corpse isn't anybody special - a low-level drug courier - but it has been so long since the organization's last grand funeral that Nick Rovito decides to give the departed a big send-off.
The Busy Body
(Westlake, Donald E. - 1966)
Crime/Mystery 2016-04-02 (6/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: Hardcover.
Note: I do own a Kindle copy of this book. The corpse isn't anybody special - a low-level drug courier - but it has been so long since the organization's last grand funeral that Nick Rovito decides to give the departed a big send-off.
The Closers
(Connelly, Michael - 2005)
Crime/Mystery 2005-11-03 (na) Aunt LA lent it to me.
The Closers
(Connelly, Michael - 2005)
Crime/Mystery 2017-09-06 (5/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
Harry Bosch retired for a few years, but then rejoins the police in the Open/Unsolved unit. His first case is the 17 year old murder of a high school girl.
The Crossing
(Connelly, Michael - 2015)
Crime/Mystery 2016-03-05 (6/y) A woman has been brutally murdered in her bed and all evidence points to Haller's client, a former gang member turned family man. Bosch doesn't want to cross the aisle to work for the defense, but he agrees to take a look at the file and what he finds doesn't smell right.
The Crossing
(Connelly, Michael - 2015)
Crime/Mystery 2018-04-07 (6/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
A woman has been brutally murdered in her bed and all evidence points to Haller's client, a former gang member turned family man. Bosch doesn't want to cross the aisle to work for the defense, but he agrees to take a look at the file and what he finds doesn't smell right.
The Deep Blue Good-By
(MacDonald, John D. - 1964)
Crime/Mystery 1999-09-05 (na) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
$2.14 Kindle book, bought after reading. Travis McGee tries to recover the mysterious fortune brought back from the war by the father of a Florida dancer. The icky blond blue-eyed man who took it, in addition to abusing then stealing the mysterious fortune from the Florida dancer, also abused some elegant rich lady who bought gas at the station which he attended. Travis McGee sleeps with all of them. Okay, all except the icky man.
The Deep Blue Good-By
(MacDonald, John D. - 1964)
Crime/Mystery 2015-04-11 (5/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: Paperback.
$2.14 Kindle book bought after reading. 1/21 Travis McGee novels. Travis looks for a treasure that some femme fatale's father supposedly smuggled back from the war.
The Dress Shop of Dreams
(van Praag, Menna - 2014)
Magical/Mystical 2015-01-08 (7/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
$2.14 Kindle book. Bought after reading. Since her parents' mysterious deaths many years ago, scientist Cora Sparks has spent her days in the safety of her university lab or at her grandmother Etta's dress shop. Tucked away on a winding Cambridge street, Etta's charming tiny store appears quite ordinary to passersby, but the colorfully vibrant racks of beaded silks, delicate laces, and jewel-toned velvets hold bewitching secrets: With just a few stitches from Etta's needle, these gorgeous gowns have the power to free a woman's deepest desires.
The Dress Shop of Dreams
(van Praag, Menna - 2014)
Magical/Mystical 2016-09-16 (7/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
$2.14 Kindle book. Since her parents' mysterious deaths many years ago, scientist Cora Sparks has spent her days in the safety of her university lab or at her grandmother Etta's dress shop. Tucked away on a winding Cambridge street, Etta's charming tiny store appears quite ordinary to passersby, but the colorfully vibrant racks of beaded silks, delicate laces, and jewel-toned velvets hold bewitching secrets: With just a few stitches from Etta's needle, these gorgeous gowns have the power to free a woman's deepest desires.
The Fault in Our Stars
(Green, John - 2012)
Fiction 2013-05-06 (7/y) Suggested By: Other.
Format: Hardcover.
BooksAndBars for September 2013. Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a gorgeous plot twist named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support Group, Hazel's story is about to be completely rewritten.
The Fault In Our Stars
(Green, John - 2012)
Fiction 2014-05-07 (8/y) Hazel Grace Lancaster meets Augustus Waters in Cancer Kids support group and her life changes.
The Girl Who Chased the Moon
(Allen, Sarah Addison - 2010)
Magical/Mystical 2010-05-03 (na/y) Emily Benedict came to Mullaby, North Carolina, hoping to solve at least some of the riddles surrounding her mother's life. For instance, why did Dulcie Shelby leave her hometown so suddenly? Why did she vow never to return? But the moment Emily enters the house where her mother grew up and meets the grandfather she never knew - a reclusive, real-life gentle giant - she realizes that mysteries aren't solved in Mullaby, they're a way of life.
The Girl Who Chased the Moon
(Allen, Sarah Addison - 2010)
Magical/Mystical 2014-02-02 (7/y) Here are rooms where the wallpaper changes to suit your mood, a grandfather who is a real live giant, and unexplained lights skip across the yard at midnight. A neighbor, Julia Winterson, bakes hope in the form of cakes, not only wishing to satisfy the town's sweet tooth but also dreaming of rekindling the love she fears might be lost forever.
The Girl Who Stopped Swimming
(Jackson, Joshilyn - 2008)
Magical/Mystical 2014-07-07 (7/y) While Laurel's life seems neatly on track--a passionate marriage, a treasured daughter, and a lovely home in suburban Victorianna--everything she holds dear is suddenly thrown into question the night she is visited by the ghost of a her 13-year old neighbor Molly Dufresne.
The Girl Who Stopped Swimming
(Jackson, Joshilyn - 2008)
Chick Lit 2018-01-11 (7/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: Audiobook.
Read by Joshilyn Jackson!!! While Laurel's life seems neatly on track--a passionate marriage, a treasured daughter, and a lovely home in suburban Victorianna--everything she holds dear is suddenly thrown into question the night she is visited by the ghost of a her 13-year old neighbor Molly Dufresne.
The Happiness Project
(Rubin, Gretchen - 2009)
Memoir 2010-07-01 (na/y) Or, Why I Spent a Year Trying to Sing in the Morning, Clean My Closets, Fight Right, Read Aristotle, and Generally Have More Fun
The Happiness Project
(Rubin, Gretchen - 2009)
Non-fiction 2015-03-08 (5/y) Or, Why I Spent a Year Trying to Sing in the Morning, Clean My Closets, Fight Right, Read Aristotle, and Generally Have More Fun.
The House at the End of Hope Street
(van Praag, Menna - 2013)
Magical/Mystical 2013-05-09 (7/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
$7.54 Kindle book bought after reading. Recommended by Sarah Addison Allen. There's a house at the end of Hope Street which is visible only to the women whom the house hopes to help.
The House at the End of Hope Street
(van Praag, Menna - 2013)
Magical/Mystical 2018-03-03 (7/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
$7.54 Kindle book. Recommended by Sarah Addison Allen. There's a house at the end of Hope Street which is visible only to the women whom the house hopes to help.
The Last Girl
(Hart, Joe)
Post-Apocalyptic n/a Suggested By: Other.
Format: eBook.
Free Kindle book. A mysterious worldwide epidemic reduces the birthrate of female infants from 50 percent to less than 1 percent. Medical science and governments around the world scramble in an effort to solve the problem, but twenty-five years later there is no cure, and an entire generation grows up with a population of fewer than a thousand women.
The Last Girl
(Murad, Nadia - 2017)
Memoir n/a Suggested By: People Mag.
Until she was 21, Murad was a sheltered, devout Yazidi, living in a village in Northern Iraq and dreaming of becoming a teacher. Then ISIS came to town. Men were executed and women sold in to sex slavery. Murad never saw her mother again. This is the story of her harrowing escape, her work to bring her captors to justice, and her determination to build a new home in Germany. (ISIS kinda loses the moral high ground, eh?)
The Long Walk
(Castner, Brian)
Non-fiction n/a An Air Force bomb detonator describes his harrowing assignments in Iraq - and their emotional toll.
The Long Walk
(Rawics, Slavomir)
Memoir n/a Narrative of his 1941 escape, with six fellow prisoners, from a Soviet labor camp in Siberia. Their suffering and courage dignify an astonishing adventure.
The Man Who Would Be King
(Kipling, Rudyard)
Fiction n/a Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
Free Kindle book. A British journalist meets two interesting adventurers in India ruing their plan of blackmailing a Rajah. They return to him several months later asking for maps and books of the area. They have a new quest in mind now: to become kings in the remote Afghanistan and rule over a unified nation.
The Man Who Would Be King
(Kipling, Rudyard)
Classic n/a Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
Free Kindle book.
The Ocean at the End of the Lane
(Gaiman, Neil)
Fantasy n/a Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
$2.96 Kindle book. BooksAndBars for July 2014, but I had already ready it. Some guy goes back to his childhood home, and then memories of that awful event come flooding back.
The Ocean at the End of the Lane
(Gaiman, Neil - 2013)
Magical/Mystical 2013-08-07 (6/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: Hardcover.
BooksAndBars for July 2014, but I had already ready it. Some guy goes back to his childhood home, and then memories of that awful event come flooding back.
The Peach Keeper
(Allen, Sarah Addison - 2011)
Magical/Mystical 2011-08-03 (7/y) Walls of Water, NC. Colin and Sebastian couldn't leave fast enough. Now they are back and Paxton and Willa, who seem tied to the place, have them in thrall.
The Peach Keeper
(Allen, Sarah Addison - 2011)
Magical/Mystical 2011-08-06 (7/y) Walls of Water, NC. Colin and Sebastian couldn't leave fast enough. Now they are back and Paxton and Willa, who seem tied to the place, have them in thrall.
The Peach Keeper
(Allen, Sarah Addison - 2011)
Magical/Mystical 2017-11-06 (6/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
$10.75 Kindle book. Walls of Water, NC. Colin and Sebastian couldn't leave fast enough. Now they are back and Paxton and Willa, who seem tied to the place, have them in thrall.
The Phoenix and the Carpet
(Nesbit, E. (Edith) - 1904)
Classic n/a Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
Free Kindle book. It is the second in a trilogy of novels that begins with Five Children and It (1902), and follows the adventures of the same five children: Cyril, Anthea, Robert, Jane and the Lamb. Their mother buys the children a new carpet to replace one from the nursery that they have destroyed in an accidental fire. The children find an egg in the carpet, which hatches into a talking Phoenix.
The Phoenix and the Carpet
(Nesbitt, E. - 1904)
Magical/Mystical 2005-03-01 (na) E. Nesbitt inspired Edward Eager.
The Quick Red Fox
(MacDonald, John D. - 1964)
Crime/Mystery 1999-12-01 (na) Lysa Dean, movie star, is being blackmailed with pictures taken of her at a drunken drugged-out orgy (ew!). Dana Holtzer, Ms. Dean's personal assistant, and Travis join (heh) to hunt down the blackmail money and keep the story from leaking.
The Quick Red Fox
(MacDonald, John D. - 1964)
Crime/Mystery 2015-05-07 (5/y) Travis is asked by a famous movie star to recover some compromising pictures. She sends along her trusty assistant to monitor the project.
The Sugar Queen
(Allen, Sarah Addison - 2008)
Magical/Mystical 2008-09-07 (na) Suggested By: Author.
Allen's follow-up to Garden Spells hews to the same formula in a North Carolina town that holds enough magic to seem quirky but not ridiculous.
The Sugar Queen
(Allen, Sarah Addison - 2008)
Magical/Mystical 2010-09-09 (9/y) One lady has books which appear, as if by magic, when she needs them. Or when they think she needs them.
The Sugar Queen
(Allen, Sarah Addison - 2008)
Magical/Mystical 2014-02-05 (9/y) Suggested By: Author.
Josey has settled into an uneventful life in her mother's house, her one consolation is the stockpile of sugary treats and paperback romances she escapes to each night?. Until she finds it harboring none other than local waitress Della Lee Baker, a tough-talking, tenderhearted woman who is one part nemesis?and two parts fairy godmother.
The Sun Also Rises
(Hemingway, Ernest - 1926)
Fiction 1998-01-02 (na) The lives, loves, and liquor of friends in Paris and their trip to Spain for the fishing and bullfights.
The Sun Also Rises
(Hemingway, Ernest - 1926)
Fiction 2009-03-04 (na) Drunk people with money staggering France and Spain fishing, watching bullfights, and having affairs.
The Sun Also Rises
(Hemingway, Ernest - 1926)
Fiction 2016-04-05 (6/y) Drunk writers and ladies and gentlemen of leisure wander around Paris and Spain dining out, getting drunk, fishing, and watching bullfights.
The Time Garden
(Eager, Edward - 1958)
Magical/Mystical 2005-02-02 (na) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
Bought after reading as a $16.83 Kindle book in a collection of his first four books, Edward Eager's Tales of Magic. Four cousins spending a summer in a house by the sea discover a magic thyme garden from which they embark on a number of adventures back and forth through time.
The Time Garden
(Eager, Edward - 1958)
Magical/Mystical 2017-12-07 (6/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
Bought as a $16.83 Kindle book in a collection of his first four books, Edward Eager's Tales of Magic. At Mrs. Whiton's house, magic grows wild as the fragrant banks of thyme in her garden. Eliza insists that time doesn't grow, it flies--yet growing in the garden is olden time, future time, and common time. Or so says the Natterjack, the odd toadlike creature who presides over the garden and accompanies the kids on a series of perilous, hilarious, always unpredictable adventures.
The Water is Wide
(Conroy, Pat - 1972)
Auto/Biography 2006-02-04 (na) Suggested By: Movie/TV.
Book on which the John Voight movie is based. Pat Conroy "Conrack" teaches poor black kids on Yamacraw Island off of the South Carolina Coast.
The Water is Wide
(Conroy, Pat - 1972)
Memoir 2017-11-04 (5/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
$2.14 Kindle book. Book on which the John Voight movie is based. Pat Conroy "Conrack" teaches poor black kids on Yamacraw Island off of the South Carolina Coast.
The Well-Wishers
(Eager, Edward - 1960)
Magical/Mystical 2005-02-04 (na) Suggested By: Author.
James, Laura, and Deborah along with their friends Kip, Lydia, and Gordy relate their experiences when the unpredictable old wishing well in the backyard continues to involve them in a variety of magical adventures.
The Well-Wishers
(Eager, Edward - 1960)
Magical/Mystical 2018-01-01 (5/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
James, Laura, and Deborah along with their friends Kip, Lydia, and Gordy relate their experiences when the unpredictable old wishing well in the backyard continues to involve them in a variety of magical adventures.
The Wolf Road
(Cook, Eileen)
Post-Apocalyptic n/a Suggested By: Entertainment Weekly Mag.
A feral teenager, roaming the post-apocalyptic wilderness, meets a serial killer.
The Wolf Road
(Lewis, Beth)
Post-Apocalyptic n/a Suggested By: eBookDaily.com.
Format: eBook.
$2.15 Kindle book. Armed with nothing but her knife and the hard lessons Trapper's drilled into her, Elka flees into the frozen north in search of her real parents. But judging by the trail of blood dogging her footsteps, she hasn't left Trapper behind--and he won't be letting his little girl go without a fight. If she's going to survive, Elka will have to turn and confront not just him, but the truth about the dark road she's been set on.
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
(Baum, L. Frank - 1900)
Classic 2010-02-07 (na/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
Free Kindle book. Book 1/14. The story chronicles the adventures of a young farm girl named Dorothy in the magical Land of Oz, after she and her pet dog Toto are swept away from their Kansas home by a cyclone.
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
(Baum, L. Frank - 1900)
Classic 2017-05-08 (7/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: eBook.
Free Kindle book. Book 1/14. A little farm girl named Dorothy and her pet dog, Toto, get swept away into the Land of Oz by a Kansas cyclone. Upon her arrival, she is hailed as a sorceress, liberates a living Scarecrow, meets a man made entirely of tin, and a Cowardly Lion. But all Dorothy really wants to know is how does she get home again.
Trapped
(Donnis, Bella)
GLBT n/a Suggested By: Other.
Format: eBook.
Free Kindle book. When Jessica loses her place on the volleyball team to the beautiful Katelyn, the same girl who only months earlier stole her boyfriend, Jessica decides to retreat into her shell in an effort to maintain her sanity.
Trapped
(Moloney, James - illustrated by Shaun Tan - 1996)
Youth 2013-04-07 (4/y) Skateboarder boy moves to new town and finds intriguing culvert for skating, but the locals warn him off.
Turtle Moon
(Hoffman, Alice - 1992)
Magical/Mystical 1998-11-05 (na) Suggested By: Author.
Mysterious woman living in divorcee community is murdered and the most evil 12 year old in town disappears with her orphaned baby.
Turtle Moon
(Hoffman, Alice - 1992)
Magical/Mystical 2005-05-03 (na) Suggested By: Author.
Divorced lady moves to Florida. Her son has trouble with the divorce and the move, but he finds a baby who changes everything.
What It Is
(Barry, Lynda - 2008)
Art 2008-08-08 (na) This graphic-art guide is an inspirational tribute to the do-it-yourself creative spirit.
What It Is
(Barry, Lynda - 2008)
Art 2016-03-10 (4/y) Suggested By: Author.
Weird graphic novel about writing and drawing.
When the Light Goes
(McMurtry, Larry - 2007)
Fiction 2007-03-07 (na) Duane Moore needs a triple bypass. The book is slapdash in execution, larded with halfhearted sex scenes, and populated by stick figures. [Harsh!] The light from this once luminous series may have gone for good. [Well, I still wanna read it - and, dang, I thought that Duane died last time, but I guess not!]
When the Light Goes
(McMurtry, Larry - 2007)
Fiction 2017-10-09 (7/y) Suggested By: Author.
Format: Hardcover.
Part of the Thalia and Duane Moore series. Karla is dead. Duane has turned over the oil business to son, Dickey. He is adrift and has a few health problems.
White Horses
(Hoffman, Alice)
Magical/Mystical 1998-11-06 (na) Girl becomes deeply entangled with her charismatic brother, Silver. Finally she grows up to escape his enchantment.
White Horses
(Hoffman, Alice - 1982)
Magical/Mystical 2005-04-03 (na) Suggested By: Author.
Format: Hardcover.
Brother & Sister, Silver and Teresa.