Top Ten Books Jorie Read In 2014


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Top Ten Books We Read In 2014

(Some of these books have been around for a while. However, it’ll be 2015 before I get to them.)

(Thank you, LibraryThing, for the images)

1. Jane Austen’s Mansfield Park 

  Mansfield Park by Jane Austen

2. Ann Brashares’ My Name is Memory 

My Name is Memory by Ann Brashares

3. Michael Connelly’s The Gods of Guilt (Mickey Haller #6) 

The Gods of Guilt (Lincoln Lawyer) by…

4. Gillian Flynn’s Gone Girl

Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

5. Laura Hillenbrand’s Unbroken…

Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival,…

6. Katherine Howe’s Conversion 

  Conversion by Katherine Howe

7. J.A. Jance’s Desert Heat (Joanna Brady Series #1) 

 Desert Heat (Joanna Brady Mysteries) by J.…

8. Deborah Johnson’s The Secret of Magic 

The Secret of Magic by Deborah Johnson

9. David Platt’s Follow Me…

  Follow Me: A Call to Die. A Call to Live. by…

10. Veronica Roth’s Divergent (Divergent Series #1) 

 Divergent by Veronica Roth

Ten New to Jorie Authors Jorie read in 2014


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top ten new-to-us authors we read in 2014

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(I’ve provided the image of the author next to the one book I’ve read)

1. Terri Blackstock

Terri Blackstock

2. Ally Carter

  Ally Carter

3. Isak Dinesen

Karen Blixen

4. Gillian Flynn

Gillian Flynn

5. Laura Hillenbrand

Laura Hillenbrand

6. Siri Hustvedt

Siri Hustvedt

7. Deborah Johnson

Deborah Johnson

8. William Landay

William Landay

9. Ron Rash

Ron Rash

10. Veronica Roth

Veronica Roth

Jorie’s 90th Edition of The Sunday Post


Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer: The Sunday Gazette

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer. ~this meme was inspired in part by ~ In My Mailbox~

It’s a chance to share News.

A post to recap the past week, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up for the week on our blog.

This is your news post, so personalize it! Include as much as you want or as little. Be creative, it can be a vlog or just a showcase of your goodies.

Anyone can participate as long as you:

Enter your link on my post – Sundays beginning at 12:01 am (CST) (link will be open all week)

Link back to this post or this blog

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~ Don’t forget to check out Jorie’s Online Reading Club! ETA for Meet Up – January 2015! ~

Highlights:

Name Withheld (J.P. Beaumont, #13)  Mean Streak Out of Africa / Shadows on the Grass Breach of Duty (J.P. Beaumont, #14)  Defending Jacob

To Be Finished

1001 Arabian Nights

Stellar Visitors

Coming Soon

               Birds of Prey (J.P. Beaumont, #15) 

   My Book Haul: (Thank you, Goodreads, for these images!)

  Birds of Prey (J.P. Beaumont, #15)  The Most Dangerous Animal of All  Holy Bible: Archaeological Study Bible-NIV: An Illustrated Walk Through Biblical History and Culture

Top Ten Books Jorie’s Looking Forward To In 2015


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Top Ten Books Daisy is Looking Forward to in 2015

(Some of these books have been around for a while. However, it’ll be 2015 before I get to them.)

(Thank you, LibraryThing, for the images)

1. Sarah Addison Allen’s First Frost 

  First Frost by Sarah Addison Allen

2.  Kiera Cass’ The Heir (The Selection #4) 

The Heir (The Selection Book 4) by Kiera…

3. Sarah Dessen’s Saint Anything

Saint Anything by Sarah Dessen

4. Claudia Gray’s A Thousand Pieces of You

A Thousand Pieces of You (Firebird, #1) by…

5. Kay Hooper’s A Deadly Web (Bishop Files)

A Deadly Web by Kay Hooper

6. J.A. Jance’s Cold Betrayal (Ali Reynolds Series) 

  Cold Betrayal by J. A. Jance

7. Jo Walton’s The Just City 

 The Just City by Jo Walton

8. Ken Liu’s The Grace of Kings (The Dandelion Dynasty)

The Grace of Kings (Dandelion Dynasty) by…

9. John Milton’s Paradise Lost

  Paradise Lost by John Milton

10. Antonio Ruiz-Camacho’s Barefoot Dogs: Stories 

 Barefoot Dogs: Stories by Antonio…

Top Ten Books On Jorie’s Winter TBR


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Top Ten Books On Daisy’s Winter TBR

(Yes, this looks a lot like last week’s list. C’est la vie!… Thank you, LibraryThing, for the images)

1. Sarah Addison Allen’s First Frost 

  First Frost by Sarah Addison Allen

2.  Terri Blackstock’s  Night Light (Restoration) 

Night Light by Terri Blackstock

3. Cary Elwes’ You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess Bride

As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the…

4. Sue Grafton’s I is for Innocent (The Alphabet Mysteries) 

I is for Innocent by Sue Grafton

5. Kay Hooper’s Haunted (Bishop/ Special Crimes Unit)

Haunted by Kay Hooper

6. J.A. Jance’s Partner in Crime (J.P. Beaumont Series/ Joanna Brady Series) 

  Partner in Crime by J. A. Jance

7. John Milton’s Paradise Lost

 Paradise Lost by John Milton

8. Barbara Kingsolver’s Pigs in Heaven (Turtle Series)  

Pigs in Heaven by Barbara Kingsolver

9. Lois Lowry’s The Messenger (The Giver Quartet)

  Messenger by Lois Lowry

10. Alexander McCall Smith’s Tears of the Giraffe (The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency)

 Tears of the Giraffe by Alexander McCall…

Top Ten Sequels Jorie Can’t Wait To Get


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Top Ten Sequels I Can’t Wait To Get

(Thank you, LibraryThing, for the images)

1. Sarah Addison Allen’s First Frost (Waverley Family) 

  First Frost by Sarah Addison Allen

2.  Terri Blackstock’s  Night Light (Restoration) 

Night Light by Terri Blackstock

3. Kiera Cass’ The Heir (The Selection) 

The Heir (The Selection, #4) by Kiera Cass

4. Sue Grafton’s I is for Innocent (The Alphabet Mysteries) 

I is for Innocent by Sue Grafton

5. Kay Hooper’s Haunted (Bishop/ Special Crimes Unit)

Haunted by Kay Hooper

6. J.A. Jance’s Birds of Prey (J.P. Beaumont Series) 

  Birds of Prey by J. A. Jance

7. J.A. Jance’s Partner in Crime (J.P. Beaumont Series/ Joanna Brady Series) 

 Partner in Crime by J. A. Jance

8. Barbara Kingsolver’s Pigs in Heaven (Turtle Series)  

Pigs in Heaven by Barbara Kingsolver

9. Lois Lowry’s The Messenger (The Giver Quartet)

  Messenger by Lois Lowry

10. Alexander McCall Smith’s Tears of the Giraffe (The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency)

 Tears of the Giraffe by Alexander McCall…

Jorie’s 89th Edition of The Sunday Post


Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer: The Sunday Gazette

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer. ~this meme was inspired in part by ~ In My Mailbox~

It’s a chance to share News.

A post to recap the past week, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up for the week on our blog.

This is your news post, so personalize it! Include as much as you want or as little. Be creative, it can be a vlog or just a showcase of your goodies.

Anyone can participate as long as you:

Enter your link on my post – Sundays beginning at 12:01 am (CST) (link will be open all week)

Link back to this post or this blog

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I look forward to working on those pre-schedules as I’ve accepted Herding Cats & Burning Soup’s “Blog Ahead” Challenge. By November 30th, I endeavor to have at least 36 pre-schedules. To find out more about my approach to this month-long challenge, click on – Blog Ahead! (NaNoWriMo bloggy style) Kick Off.

One Lovely Blog Award

A special thanks to Nyze of EverythingNyze for nominating me for the One Lovely Blog Award!

A Listing of Holidays & Heritage Months Posts | Jorie's Reads by Starry Night Elf

Much appreciation goes to Girl of 1000 Wonders for sharing Native American Heritage Month Reads – 2014 Edition!

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~ Don’t forget to check out Jorie’s Online Reading Club! ETA for Meet Up – January 2015! ~

Highlights:

Name Withheld (J.P. Beaumont, #13) 

Purchased

Unaccustomed Earth

Stellar Visitors

Coming Soon

             Mean Streak Out of Africa / Shadows on the Grass Breach of Duty (J.P. Beaumont, #14) 

   My Book Haul: (Thank you, Goodreads, for these images!)

  Mean Streak Breach of Duty (J.P. Beaumont, #14)  The Most Dangerous Animal of All  1001 Arabian Nights  Holy Bible: Archaeological Study Bible-NIV: An Illustrated Walk Through Biblical History and Culture Out of Africa / Shadows on the Grass