Reviews

 

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239 books:   50,364 pages

 

I’m not sure if this is a complete list of books I read last year, but it’s what Goodreads gave me, in no particular order. This year’s to-read-and-review list is almost full already, but feel free to contact me if you’d like me to add your book.

Whatever Happened to Mourning Free? Book 3 of the Olivia series by Yael Politis

it was amazing

 

Crown of Vengeance by Stephen Zimmer

 

Hearts at Play by Melissa Foster

Southern Haunts by J.L. Mulvihill

 

A Christmas Gift from the Past by S.A. Molteni

 

 No Mercy by Wendy Cartmell

 

Evangelii Gaudium by Pope Francis

 

Down & Out by Marcy G. Dyer

 

Cinderella's Secret Slipper by Alinka Rutkowska

 

 

The Carrot Race by Sigal Adler

 

Finding Home by G.W. Phillips

 

Reclamation by Jackie Gamber
it was amazing

 

 

The Home Front by Margaret Vandenburg

 

Sinking Down by Eric Garrison

 

 

The Genesis One Code by Daniel Friedmann

 

Pine and the Winter Sparrow by Alexis York Lumbard

 

Broken Hearted Ghoul by Joyce Lavene

 

Weird Things Customers Say in Bookstores by Jen Campbell

 

 

Sabotage at RKO Studio by Christopher Geoffrey McPherson
it was amazing

 

Adelita's Secret by Christopher Cloud

 

Blind Evil by Eric Praschan

 

 

Maybe, Misery by C.S. Bailey

 

Abduction at Griffith Observatory by Christopher Geoffrey McPherson

 

 

The Malhotra Bride by Sundari Venkatraman

 

The Wife of John the Baptist by K. Ford K.

 

The Edge of Revolt by Uvi Poznansky

 

An Education in Deceit by Eli Blackstone

 

 

The Guardian Angels by Rohit Gore

 

Mr. Shipley's Governess by Joanne Troppello

 

My Gift For You by V. Moua
it was amazing

 

 

When the Drum Major Died by Anjuelle Floyd

 

A Turtle Tale by John R. Cobb

 

 

10 by Martin B. Flores

 

The Princess of Sparta by Aria Cunningham

 

Radiomen by Eleanor Lerman

 

Mama Cried by Talia Haven

 

 

Divergent by Veronica Roth
it was amazing

 

The Maze Runner by James Dashner

 

Unwind by Neal Shusterman

 

 

Daynight by Megan Thomason

 

Prison Nation by Jenni Merritt

 

 

What Tomorrow May Bring by Tony Bertauski

 

Open Minds by Susan Kaye Quinn

 

Silly Socks by Sandra Novello

 

Derek The Dragon And The Missing Socks by Leela Hope

 

 

Oliver and Jumpy, Stories 7-9 by Werner Stejskal

 

Children's Books by Tim Zak

 

The Pendle Curse by Catherine Cavendish
it was amazing

 

 

Clive the Clever Crow by Sandra Novello

 

The Ishbane Conspiracy by Angela Alcorn

 

 

Playback Effect by Karen A. Wyle

 

Grace Intervention by Bill Giovannetti

 

Secrets to a Happy Life by Bill Giovannetti

 

The Returned by Jason Mott

 

 

Inspector of the Cross by John B. Rosenman
it was amazing

 

The Debtor Class by Ivan G. Goldman

 

Second Helpings by Second Wind Publishing, LLC

 

 

Fractured Legacy by Charles B. Neff

 

Lincoln's Billy by Tom LeClair

 

 

Backpacks and Bra Straps by Savannah Grace

 

Maya & Filippo Show Aloha by Alinka Rutkowska

 

Finding His Home by Adam Walton

 

The Reluctant Midwife by Patricia Harman

 

 

Dance With Jesus by Susan B. Mead
it was amazing

 

Picture Imperfect by Susan Thogerson Maas

 

Forgiving Maximo Rothman by A.J. Sidransky

 

 

Anywhere But Here by Jason D. Morrow

 

Written in Ruberah by P. Christina Greenaway

 

 

Double Forté by Aaron Paul Lazar

 

Upstaged by Aaron Paul Lazar

 

At Odds with Destiny by Uvi Poznansky

 

The Gods of Second Chances by Dan Berne

 

 

Outview by Brandt Legg

 

The David Chronicles by Uvi Poznansky
it was amazing

 

Blackmail at Wrigley Field by Christopher Geoffrey McPherson

 

 

Ryder On The Storm by Violet Patterson

 

A Day With Jack by Steven Lioy

 

 

Spring Time by Steven Lioy

 

Locus Amoenus by Victoria N. Alexander

 

Murder at the Art & Craft Fair by Steve Demaree

 

A Chimerical World by Scott M. Sandridge

 

 

Dark Prelude by Andrea Parnell

 

Crucify! by Timothy J. Stoner
it was amazing

 

Good Friday by J.R. Wirth

 

 

Oliver and Jumpy, Stories 10-12 by Werner Stejskal

 

New Year's Cleave by Colonel D.R. Acula

 

 

Harbour Falls by S.R. Grey

 

Small Town Trouble by Jean Erhardt

 

Skin Game by Jim Butcher

 

Under the Channel by Gilles Pétel

 

 

Awesome Jones by AshleyRose Sullivan
it was amazing

 

Gianna the Great by Becky Villareal

 

The Good Servant; Book One of the Good Servant Series by Doug Lucas

 

 

Olde School by Selah Janel

 

The Good Servant's Wife by Doug Lucas

 

 

Per-Bast by Lara-Dawn Stiegler

 

The Pharaoh's Daughter by Mesu Andrews

 

Oliver and Jumpy, Stories 13-15 by Werner Stejskal

 

Oliver and Jumpy, Stories 1-3 by Werner Stejskal

 

 

Oliver and Jumpy, Stories 4-6 by Werner Stejskal

 

Thereby Hangs a Tail by Spencer Quinn

 

Gunfight At Grace Gulch by Darlene Franklin

 

Killer Date by Kathy Clark

 

 

Polite Conversation About the Weather by D. A. MacQuin
it was amazing

 

The Hoard by Neil Grimmett

 

Tiffany Girl by Deeanne Gist

 

 

The Solitude of Prime Numbers by Paolo Giordano

 

Grendel's Game by Erik Mauritzson

 

 

The People Under the House by Dene Hellman

 

BETRAYER of KINGS by Sam Powers

 

One Good Turn by Kate Atkinson
it was amazing

 

 

Children Books by Yael Manor

 

Be Not Afraid by K.R. Morrison

 

 

Killing Rush by John Calvin Hughes

 

Raven's Choice by Harper Swan

 

Torii by Amanda Marie

 

Ernie the Elephant and the Teddy Bear by Leela Hope

 

 

Colours of Poetry by A.F. Stewart
it was amazing

 

Oliver and Jumpy, Stories 16-18 (Oliver and Jumpy, the Cat Se... by Werner Stejskal

 

Unexpecting by Lori Verni-Fogarsi

 

 

Heart of a Lion by Stephen Zimmer

 

Children Books by Yael Manor

 

 

My Impending Death by Michael Laser

 

How to Write a Book From Outline to Finish Line by Shelley Hitz

 

Strive to Be Satisfied by Celestine Washington

 

Countryside by J.T. Cope IV

 

 

Red Cloud's War by Paul Goble
it was amazing

 

The Wood's Edge by Lori Benton

 

The Tragedy of Fidel Castro by Joao Cerqueria

 

 

The Settling Earth by Rebecca Burns

 

Ernie the Elephant and Martin Learn to Share by Leela Hope

 

 

The Little Brown Animal by DiMari Bailey

 

Nuts about Nuts by Shir Guez

 

The Prayer by Stephan J. Myers

 

Dragon Lover by Jeanne Guzman

 

 

The Dragon Within by Jeanne Guzman

 

Striker's Apprentice by Andrea Buginsky

 

Cop Job by Chris Knopf
it was amazing

 

 

DEADMAN SWITCH by Sam Powers

 

The Three-Nine Line by David Freed

 

 

I Used to Think I was not that Bad and Then I Got to Know Me ... by Dorothy Rosby

 

The Martian by Andy Weir

 

Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline

 

Currency of the Heart by Loree Lough

 

 

Twisted Innocence by Terri Blackstock

 

I Am Pilgrim by Terry Hayes
it was amazing

 

Eliza Bluebell by A.J. York

 

 

The Thunder Egg by Tim J. Myers

 

The Book of Strange New Things by Michel Faber

 

 

Wind Over Marshdale by Tracy Krauss

 

Lone Wolf by Tracy Krauss

 

Blue Flame by Michael C. Schmidt

 

Measure Twice by J.J. Hensley

 

 

The Mind of the Living by J. Kaihua

 

The Last Orphans by N.W. Harris
it was amazing

 

Shadows over Somerset by Bob Freeman

 

 

Twin Powers by David Pereda

 

STORYALITY Screenwriting Manual by J.T. Velikovsky

 

 

The Hunter's Promise by Joseph Bruchac

 

The Green Musician by Mahvash Shahegh

 

Oliver and Jumpy, Stories 22-24 by Werner Stejskal

 

Mommy, What Do I Feel? by Sagit Cohen

 

 

Life of Noah by Adrian Pelzer
it was amazing

 

Now I Am Paper by Uvi Poznansky

 

Jess and Wiggle by Uvi Poznansky

 

 

A Ripple in the Water by Donna Small

 

Khawla's Wall by Andrew Madigan

 

 

Ted Saves the World by Bryan Cohen

 

Robin in the Hood by Diane J. Reed

 

Fairy Tale Murders by Kelly Money

 

Adam's Tiger by Lawrence Lapin

 

 

Space Monsters by Peter Joseph Swanson
really liked it

 

Portrait of Ignatius Jones by Peter David Shapiro

 

Dead Market by Gary Starta

 

 

The Ghosts of Petroglyph Canyon by Christopher Cloud

 

Indemnity Only by Sara Paretsky

 

 

Death by Coffee by Alex Erickson

 

Jamie Quinn Mystery Collection by Barbara Venkataraman

 

Dobyns Chronicles by Shirley McLain

 

Peril in the Park by Barbara Venkataraman

 

 

Luther and Katharina by Jody Hedlund
it was amazing

 

Journey Through an Arid Land by G. Davies Jandrey

 

A Garden of Aloes by G. Davies Jandrey

 

 

Teaching Christ's Children about Feeling Angry by Corine Hyman

 

The Case of the Killer Divorce by Barbara Venkataraman

 

 

Death by Didgeridoo by Barbara Venkataraman

 

Until We're Strangers Again by The Manager of Champions Se...

 

The Ninety-Ninth Reunion by Dene Hellman

 

Extinction Game by Gary Gibson

 

 

Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel
it was amazing

 

Forgiving Mariela Camacho by A.J. Sidransky

 

Relax More, Try Less by Neville Goddard

 

 

Maximum Mental Health by Aleks George Srbinoski

 

Lucky Go Happy by Paul Van Der Merwe

 

 

Devotions for Moms - Thirty-Seven Devotionals for Christian Moms by Heather Bixler

 

Signs in Life by Deanna Nowadnick

 

Johnny Nothing by Ian Probert

 

A Cat Named Mouse by Patti Tingen

 

 

Whispers of the Wolf by Pauline Ts'o
it was amazing

 

Princess Rosie's Rainbows by Bette Killion

 

Falling Immortality by Robert Downs

 

 

Oryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood

 

Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

 

 

Cast Me Not Away - The Saga of a Child's Survival by Zara Heritage

 

Mr. Memory and Other Stories of Wonder by Paul Michael Peters

 

The Hardest Thing in This World by Nicole Eva Fraser

 

Steering the Craft by Ursula K. Le Guin

 

 

Deadly Adagio by Carole Howard

 

Before I Go to Sleep by S.J. Watson
it was amazing

 

Road to Bethlehem by E. G. Lewis

 

 

Pilgrim of Love by Charles Davis

 

Haunting at Ocean House by Christopher Geoffrey McPherson

 

 

Wendy's Wacky Dogs by Hadas Korb

 

Tom and the Colorful Dragon by Ortal Zeret

 

Engaged in Danger by Barbara Venkataraman

 

A Fairy Extraordinary Christmas Story by A.J. York

 

 

Fables of Fairy Good Heart by Nancy Fagan

 

Two Dogs and a Parrot by Joan Chittister
it was amazing

 

Rare Bird by Anna Whiston-Donaldson

 

 

His Name Was Ben by Paulette Mahurin

 

Valerie's Vow by Ashley M. Carmichael

 

 

Apricots in a Turkish Garden by Carrie Jane Knowles

 

Target of Opportunity by Max Byrd

 

Oliver and Jumpy, Stories 31-33 (Oliver and Jumpy, the Cat Se... by Werner Stejskal

 

Stranger at Sunset by Eden Baylee

 

 

Accidental Saints by Nadia Bolz-Weber
it was amazing

 

Family Fun Series by Mae Segeti

 

Merry Christmouse by Tess Votto

 

 

Repercussions by Anthony Schneider

 

To Live Out Loud by Paulette Mahurin

 

 

Crack in the World by Maribeth Shanley

 

Don't Feed the Dark, Book One by Scott Scherr

 

White Swans A Regency World by Annamaria Bazzi

 

The Bettanys on The Home Front by Helen Barber

 

 

CAMOUFLAGED ENCOUNTERS by David Englund

 

Kiboko by Amelia De Mello
it was amazing

 

Welcome to Treehouse Lane by Rob "Nanook" Natiuk

 

 

How I Met the Beatles by Barbara J. Guardino

 

Amish Christmas at North Star by Cindy Woodsmall

 

 

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