Books Read 2008

2008 Completed Books Reading List


January

1. A Time to Mend by Sally John and Gary Smalley

2. Searching for Eternity by Elizabeth Musser

3. Next Door Daddy by Debra Clopton

4. Kissing Adrian by Siri Mitchell

5. The Other Daughter by Miralee Ferrall

6. In Search of Eden by Linda Nichols

7. Splitting Harriet by Tamera Leigh

8. Lady of Milkweed Manor by Julie Klassen

9. A Walk with Jane Austen by Lori Smith (NF)

10. One Little Secret by Allison Bottke

11. Snow Angel by Jamie Carie

12. For Better or Worse by Diann Hunt

13. Awaken My Heart by Diann Mills

14. Just Cause by Susan Page Davis

15. My Name is Russell Fink by Michael Synder

16. Stuck in the Middle by Virginia Smith

17. Days and Hours by Susan Meissner

18. Killing Floor by Lee Child

19. Skizzer by A. J. Kiesling

20. Bath Tangle by Georgette Heyer

21. Death of a Garage Sale Newbie by Sharon Dunn

February

22. Sisters Ink by Rebecca Seitz

23. Only Uni by Camy Tang

24. Healing Stones by Nancy Rue and Stephen Arterburn

25. Cold Tangerines by Shauna Niequest (NF)

26. First the Dead by Tim Downs

27. Bayou Corruption by Robin Caroll

28. Picket Fence Promises by Kathryn Springer

29. You Had me at Goodbye by Tracey Bateman

30. Blue Heart Blessed by Susan Meissner

31. A Soldiers Family by Cheryl Wyatt

32. Truffles by the Sea by Julie Carobini

33. Elvis Takes a Backseat by Leanna Ellis

34. Sweet Caroline by Rachel Hauck

March

35. The Stones Cry Out by Sibella Giorello

36. Taming Rafe by Susan May Warren

37. Between Sundays by Karen Kingsbury

38. A Treasure Worth Keeping by Kathryn Springer

39. The Next Level by David Gregory

40. For Pete's Sake by Linda Windsor

41. Her Baby Dreams by Debra Clopton

42. The Barefoot Believers by Annie Jones

43. Hearts in the Highlands by Ruth Axtell Morren

44. Homespun Bride by Jillian Hart

45. On the Edge of the Dark Sea of Darkness by Andrew Peterson

46. Military Daddy by Patricia Davids

47. Looking for Salvation at Dairy Queen by Susan Gregg Gilmore

48. Danny Gospel by David Atheny

49. In the Company of Secrets by Judith Miller

April

50. Whispers Along the Rails by Judith Miller

51. There's a Spaceship in my Tree by Robert West

52. Attack of the Spider Bots by Robert West

53. Are You There God, Its Me Margaret by Judy Blume

54. Legacy of Secrets by Sara Mitchell

55. Finding Hollywood Nobody by Lisa Samson

56. The Big Picture by Jenny B. Jones

57. Embrace Me by Lisa Samson

58. Bella Novelization by Lisa Samson

59. The Bounty Hunter's Bride by Victoria Bylin

60. The Road to Love by Linda Ford

61. The Queen of Sleepy Eye by Patti Hill

62. Out of the Devil's Mouth by Travis Thrasher

63. The Penderwicks on Gardam Street by Jeanne Birdsall

64. The Convenient Groom by Denise Hunter

May

65. The Briton by Catherine Palmer

66. Lookin' Back Texas by Leanna Ellis

67. Someone to Watch Over Me by Teresa Hill

68. Ruby Among Us by Tina Ann Forkner

69. Danger in a Small Town by Ginny Aiken

70. Child of the Mist by Kathleen Morgan

71. Skid by Renee Gutteridge

72. The Redemption of Jake Scully by Elaine Barbieri

73. Rattled by Trish Berg (NF)

74. Mountain Sanctuary by Lenora Worth

75. Act Two: A Novel of Perfect Pitch by Kimberly Stuart

76. Promise Me Always by Christine Lynxwiler

77. Along Came a Cowboy by Christine Lynxwiler

78. The Summer of Cotton Candy by Debbie Viguie

79. From a Distance by Tamera Alexander

80. I heart Bloomberg by Melody Carlson

June

81. Jamaican Me Crazy by Debbie DiGiovanni

82. Fatal Deduction by Gayle Roper

83. Chocolate Chip Cookie Murder by Joanne Fluke

84. Matchpoint by Erynn Mangum

85. Now and Always by Lori Copeland

86. A Promise for Tomorrow by Sara Dubose

87. Daring Chloe by Laura Jensen Walker

88. House of Dark Shadows by Robert Liparulo

89. Tuesday Night at the Blue Moon by Debbie Fuller Thomas

90. Deep In the Heart of Trouble by Deanne Gist

91. The Cowboy Takes a Bride by Debra Clopton

92. Grits and Glory by Ron and Janet Benrey

93. Oh, Baby by Judy Baer

94. A Mile in My Flip Flops by Melody Carlson

95. She Always Wore Red by Angela Hunt

96. Controlling Interest by Elizabeth White

97. Strawberry Shortcake Murder by Joanne Fluke

98. The Prince Charming List by Kathryn Springer

99. Calico Canyon by Mary Connealy

100. Hidden by Shelly Shepard Gray

101. Love Starts With Elle by Rachel Hauck

102. His Small Town Girl by Arlene James

103. Bayou Judgment by Robin Caroll

104. Beyond the Night by Marlo Schlasky

105. A Steal of a Deal by Ginny Aiken

106. Mission Motherhood by Marta Perry

July

107. Bayou Paradox by Robin Caroll

108. Table for One by Georgiana Daniels

109. Promises, Promises by Amber Miller

110. Wiser Than Serpents by Susan May Warren

111. Anne of Green Gables by L. M. Montgomery

112. Anne of Avonlea by L. M. Montgomery

113. Anne of the Island by L. M. Montgomery

114. Anne of Windy Populars by L. M. Montgomery

115. Anne's House of Dreams by L. M. Mongomery

116. Anne of Ingleside by L. M. Montgomery

117. Rainbow Valley by L. M. Montgomery

118. Rilla of Ingleside by L. M. Montgomery

119. Try Darkness by James Scott Bell

120. Wind River by Tom Morrisey

121. Romancing Hollywood Nobody by Lisa Samson

122. That Summer Place by Macomber, Wiggs, Barnett

123. That's (Not Exactly) Amore by Tracey Bateman

124. Bluegrass Hero by Allie Pleiter

125. Suspicious Minds by Christy Barritt

126. The Sweetgum Knit Society by Beth Pattilo

127. Hidden Treasures by Kathryn Springer

128. Summer at Willow Lake by Susan Wiggs

129. Lone Star Secret by Lenora Worth

130. River of Secrets by Lynnette Eason

131. Violet Dawn by Brandilyn Collins

132. Coral Moon by Brandilyn Collins

133. Finding Stephanie by Susan May Warren

134. Dogwood by Chris Fabry

135. Amber Morn by Brandilyn Collins

August

136. The Mermaid in the Basement by Gilbert Morris

137. Full Circle by Davis Bunn

138. Winter Haven by Athol Dickson

139. Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson

140. Beach Dreams by Trish Perry

141. Dear John by Norma L. Betz

142. All Through the Night by Davis Bunn

143. At His Command by Brenda Coulter

144. Trepassers Will be Baptized by Elizabeth Hancock (NF)

145. Kilmeny of the Orchard by L. M. Montgomery

146. Blueberry Muffin Murder by Joanne Fluke

147. Lemon Meringue Pie Murder by Joanne Fluke

148. Messenger of Truth by Jacqueline Winspear

149. Twice Loved by Lori Copeland

150. A Conspiracy of Ravens by Gilbert Morris

151. Fudge Cupcake Murder by Joanne Fluke

152. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows

153. Sugar Cookie Murder by Joanne Fluke

154. House of Wovles by Matt Bronleewe

155. It's all About Us by Shelly Adina

156. Peach Cobbler Murder by Joanne Fluke

157. Cherry Cheesecake Murder by Joanne Fluke

158. Key Lime Pie Murder by Joanne Fluke

159. Carrot Cake Murder by Joanne Fluke

160. 84 Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff (NF)

161. The Ghost Map by Steven Johnson (NF)

162. The Miracle Girls by Anne Dayton and May Vanderbilt

September

163. Get Cozy, Josey! by Susan May Warren

164. Before the Dawn by Carolyn Aarsen

165. Sweet September by Tricia Goyer

166. Badge of Honor by Carol Steward

167. Saturdays with Stella by Allison Pittman (NF)

168. The Duchess on Bloomsbury Street by Helene Hanff (NF)

169. Goodbye Hollywood Nobody by Lisa Samson

170. Countdown to Death by Debby Giusti

171. Miss Fortune by Sara Mills

172. Q's Legacy by Helene Hanff (NF)

173. The Bride Bargin by Kelly Eileen (ARC)

174. A Taste of Murder by Virginia Smith

175. The S.O.S. for PMS by Mary Byers (NF)

176. Faking Grace by Tamara Leigh

177. Single Sashimi by Camy Tang

178. John 3:16 by Nancy Moser (ARC)

179. My Sister Dilly by Maureen Lang (ARC)

October

180. A Promise to Believe In by Tracie Peterson

181. The Fall of Candy Corn by Debbie Viguie

182. The Winter of Candy Cane by Debbie Viguie

183. Bon Appetit by Sandra Byrd

184. A Beautiful Fall by Chris Coppernell

185. Home Another Way by Christa Parrish

186. The Shape of Mercy by Susan Meissner

187. Finding Father Christmas by Robin Jones Gunn

188. Engaging Father Christmas by Robin Jones Gunn

189. A Cut Above by Ginny Aiken

190. A Matter of the Heart by Patricia Davids

191. Ripple Effect by Paul Mccusker

192. Less the Dead by Tim Downs

193. Dangerous Heart by Tracey Bateman

194. Back to Life by Kristin Billerbeck

195. Multiple Blessings by Jon and Kate Gosselin and Beth Carson (NF)

196. Bundle of Joy by Robin Lee Hatcher

197. Family Treasures by Kathryn Springer

198. A Texas Thanksgiving by Margaret Daily

199. The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency by Alexander Mcall Smith

200. Courting Miss Adeliade by Janet Dean

201. Holiday Illusion by Lynette Eason

202. Rain Song by Alice Wisler

November

203. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith

204. The Yellow Lighted Bookshop by Lewis Buzbee (NF)

205. A Military Match by Patricia Davids

206. Out of her Hands by Megan DiMaria

207. Until We Reach Home by Lynn Austin

208. Plain Perfect by Beth Wiseman

209. One Holy Night by J. M. Hochstetler

210. White Christmas Pie by Wanda Brunsetter

211. My Mother's Wish by Jerry Camery-Hoggatt

212. Godly Love by Stephen G. Post (NF-Not Recommended)

213. The Sighing of the Winter Trees by Laura Grossman

214. Infidel: Graphic Novel by Ted Dekker

215. The DoppleGanger Chronicles: The First Escape by G.P. Taylor

216. The Chosen by Chaim Potok

217. The Death and LIfe of Gabriel Phillips by Stephen Baldwin and Mark Tabb

218. Long Journey Home by Sharlene MacLaren

219. Leave it to Chance by Sherri Sand

220. Par for the Course by Ray Blackston

221. Homefront Holiday by Jillian Hart

222. Beloved Captive by Kathleen Y'Barbo

223. Cyndere's Midnight by Jeffrey Overstreet

224. Hannah Grace by Sharlene MacLaren

225. More Than A Cowboy by Susan Hornick

226. Kill Me If You Can by Nicole Young

227. Zero G by Alton Gansky

228. Falling Into You by Julie Ortolon

229. Shadows of Colossus by T. L. Higley

230. A Crooked Kind of Perfect by Linda Urban

231. Dark Pursuit by Brandilyn Collins

December

232. Quills and Promises by Amber Miller

233. After the Leaves Fall by Nicole Baart

234. Wind Dancer by Jamie Carie(ARC)

235. A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

236. When Mother was eleven-foot-four by Jerry Camery Hoggatt

237. Ruby's Slippers by Leanna Ellis (ARC)

238. Season of Glory by Ron and Janet Benrey

239. A Short Guide to a Happy Life by Anna Quindlen (NF)

24o. An Irish Christmas Carol by Melody Carlson

241. Girl in Hyacinth Blue by Susan Vreeland

242. How Reading Changed My Life by Anna Quindlen (NF)

243. The X'ed Out X-Ray by Ron Roy

244. The Promise by Chaim Potok (reread)

245. Summer Snow by Nicole Baart

246. The Truth About You by Marcus Buckingham (NF)

247. Loving Liza Jane by Sharlene McLaren

248. Wanted by Shelley Shepard Gray

249. Before the Season Ends by Linore Rose Burkard

250. The Tale of Desperaux by Kate DiCamillo(Reread)

251. Sweethearts by Sarah Zarr

252. One Perfect Day by Laurine Snelling

253. Sarah, My Beloved by Sharlene McLaren

254. Courting Emma by Sharlene McLaren

255. Sky Burial by Xinran

256. The Curious Case of Benjamin Button by F. Scott Fitzgerald (Short Story)

257. The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro

258. Chamber Music by James Joyce (Poetry)

259. Caddie Woodlawn by Carol Ryrie Brink

260. A Valley of Betrayal by Tricia Goyer