Books Read 2009

January


1. Sarah, Plain and Tall by Patricia MacLachlan

2. Kristy's Great Idea by Ann M. Martin

3. Escape from the Drooling Octopod! by Robert West

4. Rocky Mountain Legacy by Lois Richer

5. Blood Lines by Mel Odom

6. Without a Trace by Colleen Coble

7. Fireflies in December by Jennifer Valent

8. Claudia and the Phantom Phone Calls by Ann M. Martin

9. The Truth About Stacey by Ann M. Martin

10. Beyond a Doubt by Colleen Coble

11. Sweetwater Gap by Denise Hunter

12. Face-Off by L. E. Blair

13. Kiss by Ted Dekker and Erin Healey

14. Mary Anne Saves the Day by Ann M. Martin

15. Into the Deep by Colleen Coble

16. Dawn and the Impossible Three by Ann M. Martin

17. Claudia and Mean Janine by Ann M. Martin

18. Stand-In Groom by Kaye Dacus

19. Kristy's Big Day by Ann M. Martin

20. Boy-Crazy Stacey by Ann M. Martin

21. Dawn in Eclipse Bay by Jayne Ann Krentz

22. Babysitters on Board! by Ann M. Martin

23. The Spring of Candy Apples by Debbie Viguie

24. The Apothecary's Daughter by Julie Klassen

25. The Red Siren by M. L. Tyndall

26. Coming Unglued by Rebecca Seitz

27. Scrapping Plans by Rebecca Seitz

28. The Ghost at Dawn's House by Ann M. Martin

29. Logan Likes Mary Anne by Ann M. Martin

30. Kristy and the Snobs by Ann M. Martin

31. A Corner of the Universe by Ann M. Martin

February

32. The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid (a memoir) by Bill Bryson

33. Talk of the Town by Lisa Wingate

34. Word Gets Around by Lisa Wingate

35. Claudia and the New Girl by Ann M. Martin

36. Just Another Girl by Melody Carlson

37. Against All Odds by Irene Hannon

38. Good-bye Stacey, Good-bye by Ann M. Martin

39. This Side of Heaven by Karen Kingsbury

40. Hello Mallory by Ann M. Martin

41. Cry in the Night by Colleen Coble

42. Rules of the Road by Joan Bauer

43. Little Miss Stoneybrook by Ann M. Martin

44. Gingham Mountain by Mary Connealy

45. Best Foot Forward by Joan Bauer

46. Their Small Town Love by Arlene James

47. Deadly Reunion by Florence Case

48. Tender Grace by Jackina Stark

49. Firefly Lane by Kristin Hannah

50. Last Mango in Texas by Ray Blackston

51. The Duchess and the Dragon by Jamie Carie

52. Out of Time by Paul McCusker

53. Jane Austen Ruined My Life by Beth Patillo

54. Age Before Beauty by Virginia Smith

55. Daisy Chain by Mary E. DeMuth

56. Book of a Thousand Days by Shannon Hale

57. Sundays at Tiffanys by James Patterson

58. On a Killer's Trail by Susan Page Davis

59. Heart of the Night by Lenora Worth

60. A Soldier for Keeps by Jillian Hart

March

61. The Secret History of the Pink Carnation by Laura Willig

62. A Thousand Tomorrows by Karen Kingsbury

63. Cream Puff Murder by Joanne Fluke

64. Just Beyond the Clouds by Karen Kingsbury

65. The Girl She Used to Be by David Cristofano

66. Breach of Trust by Diann Mills

67. Juliet's Moon by Ann Rinaldi

68. The Housekeeper and the Professor by Yoko Ogawa

69. Turning the Paige by Laura Jensen Walker

70. The Hand-Me-Down Family by Winnie Griggs

71. Diary of a Teenage Girl: It's a Green Thing by Melody Carlson

72. A Silent Terror by Lynette Eason

73. The Rivers Run Dry by Sibello Giorello

74. Boo by Rene Gutteridge

75. The Negotiator by Dee Henderson (reread)

76. Boo Who by Renee Gutteridge

77. If Tomorrow Never Comes by Marlo Schalesky

78. The Reluctant Cowgirl by Christine Lynxwiler

79. For Whom the Wedding Bell Tolls by Nancy Mehl

80. Texas Ranger Dad by Debra Clopton

81. Healing Waters by Nancy Rue, Stephen Arterburn

82. Salty Like Blood by Harry Kraus M.D.

83. And Only to Decieve by Tasha Alexander

84. The Masque of the Black Tulip by Laura Willig

April

85. The Deception of the Emerald Ring by Laura Willig

86. The Seduction of the Crimson Rose by Laura Willig

87. Jessi's Secret Language by Ann M. Martin

88. Mary Anne's Bad Luck Mystery by Ann M. Martin

89. Stacey's Mistake by Ann M. Martin

90. Claudia and the Bad Joke by Ann M. Martin

91. Kristy and the Walking Diaster by Ann M. Martin

92. Mallory and the Trouble with Twins by Ann M. Martin

93. Around the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne

94. The Light, Dark, and Ember Between by J. W. Nicklaus

95. Miss Match by Sara Mills

96. The Temptation of the Night Jasmine by Lauren Willig

97. Boo Hiss by Rene Gutteridge

98. Boo Humbug by Rene Gutteridge

99. The Lost Hours by Karen White

100. Murder at Eagle Summit by Virginia Smith

101. Inkheart by Cornelia Funke

102. So Not Happening by Jenny B. Jones

103. Killer Cargo by Dana Mentink

104. A Flickering Light by Jane Kirkpatrick

105. A Vote of Confidence by Robin Lee Hatcher

106. Looking for Alaska by John Green

107. A Love to Last Forever by Tracie Peterson

108. Tides of Hope by Irene Hannon

109. The Baby Bond by Linda Goodnight

110. The School of Essential Ingredients by Erica Bauermeister

111. Flashover by Dana Mentink

112. The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick

May

113. According to Their Deeds by Paul Robertson

114. The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald (reread)

115. Blood Bayou by Karen Young

116. Saving Sailor by Renee Riva (reread)

117. Taking Tuscany by Renee Riva

118. Nothing But Trouble by Susan May Warren

119. Always Watching by Brandilyn and Amberly Sanders

120. Twice Upon a Time by Lois Richer

121. Perfect Target by Stephanie Newton

122. Memory's Gate by Paul McCusker

123. The Moment Between by Nicole Baart

124. Beloved Counterfeit by Kathleen Y'Barbo

125. Deceptive Promises by Amber Miller

126. Ruby Unscripted by Cindy Coloma

127. Ulterior Motives by Mark Andrew Olsen

128. Gold of Kings by Davis Bunn

129. Plain Perfect by Beth Wiseman

130. Reunion by Therese Fowler

131. Protecting Her Children by Debby Giusti

132. The Lost City of Z by David Grann (NF)

133. The Night Watch Man by Mark Mynheir

134. A Ring and a Promise by Lois Richer

135. City of the Dead by T. L. Higley

136. Stealing Home by Allison Pittman

137. Breathe by Lisa T. Bergren

138. Saints in Limbo by River Jordan

June

139. Everyone is Beautiful by Katherine Center

140. Sisterchicks in Wooden Shoes by Robin Jones Gunn

141. The Note II: Taking a Chance on Love by Angela Hunt

142. A Bride in the Bargain by Deanne Gist

143. What Sarah Saw by Margaret Daley

144. Framed! by Robin Caroll

145. Cold Case Murder by Shirlee McCoy

146. A Cloud of Suspicion by Patricia Davids

147. Deadly Competition by Roxanne Rustard

148. Never the Bride by Renee Gutteridge

149. The Family He Wanted by Karen Sandler

150. A Weaver Wedding by Allison Leigh

151. Her Last Chance by Terri Reed

152. The Miracle Girls by Anne Dayton and May Vanderbilt (reread)

153. Breaking Up is Hard to Do by Anne Dayton and May Vanderbilt

154. You Make Me Feel Like Dancing by Allison Bottke

155. The Inheritance by Tamera Alexander

156. Scent of Murder by Virginia Smith

157. A Dream to Call My Own by Tracie Peterson

158. Mr. Monk Goes to the Firehouse by Lee Goldberg

159. Silent in the Grave by Deanna Raybourn

160. Silent in the Sanctuary by Deanna Raybourn

161. Silent on the Moor by Deanna Raybourn

162. Confetti Girl by Diana Lopez

163. Blackmail by Robin Caroll

164. Sonnet to a Dead Contessa by Gilbert Morris

165. Eight Cousins by Louisa May Alcott (reread)

166. Rose in Bloom by Louisa May Alcott (reread)

167. Lone Star Cinderalla by Debra Clopton

168. Heidi by Johanna Spyri

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

July

170. The Kidnapping of Kenzie Thorn by Liz Johnson

171. The Mysterious Benedict Society by Trenton Lee Stewart

172. Return to Love by Betsy St. Amant

173. Try Fear by James Scott Bell

174. Hometown Courtship by Diann Hunt

175. Through the Fire by Shawn Grady

176. Things Left Unspoken by Eva Marie Everson

177. Menu for Romance by Kaye Dacus

178. Code of Honor by Lenora Worth

179. Fly Girl by Sherri L. Smith

180. Offworld by Robin Parrish

181. June Bug by Chris Fabry

August

182. This is Your Brain on Joy by Dr. Earl Henslin (Non-fiction)

183. Gardening Eden by Michael Abbate (Non-fiction)

184. The Noticer by Andy Andrews (Non-Fiction)

185. Montana Rose by Mary Connealy

186. A Man of His Word by Kathleen Fuller

187. Me, Just Different by Stephanie Morrill

188. Along for the Ride by Sarah Dessen

189. The Blue Enchantress by M. L. Tyndall

190. Meltdown by Chuck Holton

191. Lady of Quality by Georgette Heyer

192. Crocodile on the Sandbank by Elizabeth Peters

193. My Vicksburg by Ann Rinaldi

194. The End of Overeating by David Kessler M.D. (Non-fiction)

195. My Cat Spit McGee by Willie Morris (Non-Fiction)

196. The Confidential Life of Eugenia Cooper

197. Beyond This Moment by Tamera Alexander

198. Outlaw's Bride by Lori Copeland

199. A Texas Ranger's Family by Mae Nunn

200. Gone to Green by Judy Christie

201. Fools Rush In by Janice Thompson

202. Stray Affections by Charlene Ann Baumbich

September

203. Sweet Waters by Julie Carobini

204. Eye for an Eye by Irene Hannon

205. Lonestar Secrets by Colleen Coble

206. Just Between You and Me by Jenny B. Jones

207. Look to the East by Maureen Lang

208. Forgiven by Shelley Sheppard Gray

209. Ends of the Earth by Tim Downs

210. Love's First Light by Jamie Carie

211. Seeing Things by Patti Hill

212. Dawn's Prelude by Tracie Peterson

213. Faith and Honor by Robin Maderich

214. Plain Promise by Beth Wiseman

215. Race to Rescue by Dana Mentink

216. The Secret of Indigo Moon by G. P. Taylor

217. The Corinthian by Georgette Heyer

218. Moving Target by Stephanie Newton

219. Betsy Tacy by Maud Hart Lovelace

220. The Curse of the Pharoahs by Elizabeth Peters

221. Austenland by Shannon Hale

222. All-Of-Kind Family by Sydney Taylor

223. More All of a Kind Family by Sydney Taylor

224. The Mummy Case by Elizabeth Peters

October

225. Betsy Tacy and Tib by Maud Hart Lovelace

226. Taking to the Dead by Bonnie Grove

227. Though Waters Roar by Lynn Austin

228. Words Unspoken by Elizabeth Musser

229. The Carousel Painter by Judith Miller

230. Piece De Resistance by Sandra Byrd

231. Things Worth Remembering by Jackina Stark

232. Betsy Tacy Go Over the Big Hill by Maud Hart Lovelace

233. That Certain Spark by Cathy Marie Hake

234. The Sound of Sleigh Bells by Cindy Woodsmall

235. A Victorian Christmas by Catherine Palmer

236. Last Breath by Brandilyn and Amberly Collins

237. Betsy Tacy Go Downtown by Maud Hart Lovelace

238. What Matters Most by Melody Carlson

239. A Little Help From My Friends by Anne Dayton and May Vanderbilt

240. The Blue Umbrella by Mike Mason

241. eye of the god by Ariel Allison

242. Limelight by Melody Carlson

243. Plum Pudding by Joanne Fluke

244. Her Fearful Symmetry by Audrey Niffengegger

November

245. Leaving Carolina by Tamera Leigh

246. A Slow Burn by Mary DeMuth

247. Lion in the Valley by Elizabeth Peters

248. Fit to be Tied by Robin Lee Hatcher

249. His Cowgirl Bride by Debra Clopton

250. White Picket Fences by Susan Meissner

251. Sometimes a Light Surprises by Jamie Langston Turner

252. Little Women by Louisa May Alcott

253. The Moon in the Mango Tree by Pamela Binnings Ewen

254. The Thanksgiving Target by Laura Scott

255. A Silent Pursuit by Lynette Eason

256. Hearts in the Crosshairs by Susan Page Davis

257. Final Warning by Sandra Robbins

258. Return Policy by Michael Synder

259. Mistletoe and Murder by Florence Case

260. How Do I love Thee? by Nancy Moser

261. An Unexpected Match by Dana Corbit

262. His Christmas Bride by Dana Corbit

263. Green by Ted Dekker

264. Rubies in the Orchard by Lynda Resnick and Frances Wilkinson

265. An Old Fashioned Thanksgiving by Louisa May Alcott

266. Healing the Boss's Heart by Valerie Hansen

267. Marrying Minister right by Annie Jones

268. Rekindled Hearts by Brenda Minton

269. The Matchmaking Pact by Carolyne Aarsen

December

270. The Marriage Wish by Dee Henderson (reread)

271. A Family for Thanksgiving by Patricia Davids

272. Jingle Bell Babies by Kathryn Springer

273. Blessings of the Season by Annie Jones and Brenda Minton

274. Understood Betsy by Dorothy Canfield Fisher

275. Paper Towns by John Green

276. Lone Star Blessings by Bonnie K Winn

277. A Wedding in Wyoming by Deb Kastner

278. A Forever Christmas by Missy Tippens

279. Jenna's Cowboy Hero by Brenda Minton

280. Yultide Protector by Lisa Mondello

281. 99 Ways to Stretch Your Home Budget by Cheri Gillard

282. Wishin and Hopin by Wally Lamb

283. What Women don't know(and men don't tell you) by Michelle Mckinney Hammond and Joe Brooks

284. The Sheriff's Surrender by Susan Page Davis

285. Christmas Peril by Margaret Daley and Debby Giusti

286. The Solider's Holiday Vow by Jillian Hart

287. the Christmas Lamp by Lori Copeland

288. The Lightkeeper's Daughter by Colleen Coble

289. The Face by Angela Hunt

290. The Cricket on the Hearth by Charles Dickens

291. Ivy and Intrigue by Lauren Willig

292. Railway Children by E. Nesbit

293. Cranford by Elizabeth Gaskell

294. the Great Christmas Bowl by Susan May Warren

295. How Sweet It Is by Alice Wisler

296. Dracula by Bram Stoker

297. The House at Pooh Corner by A. A. Milne