2009 Books

(Favorites in RED)

January ~ 12
Shelter Mountain – Robyn Carr
The Piano Teacher – Janice Y.K. Lee
Whispering Rock – Robyn Carr
The Shell Seekers – Rosamunde Pilcher

A Virgin River Christmas – Robyn Carr
Last Days of Summer – Steve Kluger
Houston, We Have a Problema – Gwendolyn Zepeda
The Invisible Wall – Harry Bernstein
Stealing Home – Sherryl Woods
Foreign Affairs – Alison Lurie
The Rock Orchard – Paula Wall
Fireside – Susan Wiggs

February ~ 9
Unaccustomed Earth by Jhumpa Lahiri
The Sixteen Pleasures by Robert Hellenga
Firefly Lane by Kristin Hannah
Second Chance Pass by Robyn Carr
Philosophy Made Simple by Robert Hellenga
Hard Eight by Janet Evanovich
Snowbound by Janice Kay Johnson
The Girl She Used to Be by David Cristofano

March ~ 12
It Had To Be You by Susan Elizabeth Phillips
Temptation Ridge by Robyn Carr
Montana Creeds: Logan by Linda Lael Miller
Rubies in the Orchard by Lynda Resnick with Francis Wilkinson
Knit Two by Kate Jacobs
Hot by Julia Harper
Buffalo Lockjaw by Greg Ames
A Slice of Heaven by Sherryl Woods
Catholics by Brian Moore
Paradise Valley by Robyn Carr

April ~ 12
Too Good To Be True by Kristan Higgins
Espresso Shot by Cleo Coyle
Feels Like Family by Sherryl Woods
The Lost Recipe for Happiness by Barbara O’Neal
Shanghai Girls by Lisa See
The Inn at Eagle Point by Sherryl Woods
Thanks For the Memories by Cecelia Ahern
The Long Walk Home by Will North
Eating Heaven by Jennie Shortridge
Montana Creeds: Dylan by Linda Lael Miller
Everyone is Beautiful by Katherine Center
Sweet Love by Sarah Strohmeyer
May ~ 10
The Girl Who Stopped Swimming by Joshilyn Jackson
Shelter Me by Juliette Fay
April & Oliver by Tess Callahan
Just Breathe by Susan Wiggs
Home Safe by Elizabeth Berg
Irresistible by Susan Mallery
The Middle Place by Kelly Corrigan
Cutting Loose by Nadine Dajani
The Help by Kathryn Stockett
June ~ 11
Flowers on Main by Sherryl Woods
To Beguile a Beast by Elizabeth Hoyt
All of Me by Lori Wilde
Love in Bloom by Sheila Roberts
The Fixer Upper by Mary Kay Andrews

Nothing But Trouble by Susan May Warren
Love Walked In by Marisa de los Santos
Welcome to Serenity by Sherryl Woods
Wild Hearts by Susan Mallery
A Cowboy’s Promise by Marin Thomas
July ~ 12
Harbor Lights by Sherryl Woods
How To Score by Robin Wells
Roastbeef”s Promise by David Jerome
Crossed Wires by Rosy Thornton
Summer House by Nancy Thayer
Instant Attraction by Jill Shalvis
The Last Chance Cafe by Linda Lael Miller
The Lace Makers of Glenmara by Heather Barbieri
Wings by Aprilynne Pike
Driftwood Summer by Patti Callahan Henry
August ~ 8
Under Her Skin by Susan Mallery
There’s Only Been You by Donna Marie Rogers
The Widow’s Season by Laura Brodie
Table Manners by Mia King
The Way Life Should Be by Christina Baker Kline
So Into You by Sandra Hill
That Old Cape Magic by Richard Russo
How to Tame a Modern Rogue by Diana Holquist
September ~ 9
Bird in Hand by Christina Baker Kline
Sea Witch by Virginia Kantra
Cleopatra’s Daughter by Michelle Moran
Labor Day by Joyce Maynard
92 Pacific Boulevard by Debbie Macomber
Angel Lane by Sheila Roberts
Viola In Reel Life by Adriana Trigiani
Instant Gratification by Jill Shalvis
Vision In White by Nora Roberts
October ~ 11
This Is Where I Leave You by Jonathan Tropper
Mrs. Miracle by Debbie Macomber
Hugh and Bess by Susan Higginbotham
To Taste Temptation by Elizabeth Hoyt
Leaving Carolina by Tamara Leigh (Book #100)
To Seduce a Sinner by Elizabeth Hoyt
Lakeshore Christmas by Susan Wiggs
White Picket Fences by Susan Meissner
Chosen By Desire by Kate Perry
To Desire a Devil by Elizabeth Hoyt
A Highlander’s Temptation by Sue-Ellen Welfonder
November ~ 10
Benny & Shrimp by Katarina Mazetti
All the Right Angles by Stef Ann Holm
Juliet, Naked by Nick Hornby
Savannah Blues by Mary Kay Andrews
All That Matters by Stef Ann Holm
Bed of Roses by Nora Roberts
Perfect on Paper by Maria Murnane
Bed & Breakfast by Lois Battle
When She Flew by Jennie Shortridge
December ~ 10
On Strike for Christmas by Sheila Roberts
That Holiday Feeling by D. Macomber, S. Woods, R. Carr
Blue Christmas by Mary Kay Andrews
A Stone Creek Christmas by Linda Lael Miller
The Christmas Bus by Melody Carlson
At Home in Stone Creek by Linda Lael Miller
The Secret of Everything by Barbara O’Neal
Truly, Madly by Heather Webber
The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon
2009 books read total: 126

75 Books – 2009 Challenge


Is the 50 Book Challenge too easily reached, but the 100 Book Challenge too much of a stretch? Here is a challenge for avid readers who fall into the middle ground. I’ll log my 2009 books read here and on Goodreads 75 Books 2009 Challenge page. In addition to posting title and author, I can post a star rating, any recommendation, and any other info about the book.
1. The Piano Teacher – Janice Y.K. Lee