Ten Books Jorie Will Probably Never Read


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ten books we’ll probably never read

1. James Blish’s Star Trek Novelizations 

Star Trek 1 by James Blish

2. Gabriel García Márquez’s Memories of My Melancholy Whores

Memories of my Melancholy Whores by Gabriel…

3. Chelsea Handler’s My Horizontal Life…

My Horizontal Life by Chelsea Handler

4. E.L. James’ Fifty Shades Trilogy

Fifty Shades of Grey by E. L. James Fifty Shades Darker by E. L. James Fifty Shades Freed by E. L. James

5. Kim Kardashian, Khloé Kardashian, and Kourtney Kardashian’s Kardashian Konfidential

Kardashian Konfidential by Kim Kardashian

6. Ayana Mathis’ The Twelve Tribes of Hattie 

The Twelve Tribes of Hattie by Ayana Mathis

7. Toni Morrison’s The Bluest Eye

The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison

8. Stephen King’s 11/22/63 

11/22/63: A Novel by Stephen King

9. Francine Pascal’s The Sweet Life (Sweet Valley Confidential Series) 

The Sweet Life: The Serial (Sweet Valley…

10. Neal Shusterman’s Unwind Series 

Unwind by Neal Shusterman

 

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Top Ten Places Books Have Made Jorie Want To Visit


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top ten places books have made us want to visit

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1. Istanbul/Ann Brashares’ My Name is Memory 

  My Name is Memory by Ann Brashares

2. Sarajevo/Geraldine Brooks’ People of the Book

  People of the book by Geraldine Brooks

3. Seattle/Jamie Ford’s Hotel at the Corner of Bitter and Sweet

 Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet: A…

4. Gibraltar/ Stieg Larsson’s The Girl Who Played with Fire 

The Girl Who Played with Fire by Stieg…

5. Tivoli Gardens – Copenhagen, Denmark/Lois Lowry’s Number the Stars

  Number the Stars: Level Number 6 (Paperback…

6. Prince Edward Island/ L.M. Montgomery’s Anne of Green Gables

 Anne of Green Gables by L. M. Montgomery

7. Paris/ Stephanie Perkins’ Anna and the French Kiss

   Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie…

8. San Francisco/ Stephanie Perkins’ Lola and the Boy Next Door

  Lola and the Boy Next Door by Stephanie…

9. Barcelona/ Stephanie Perkins’ Isla and the Happily Ever After 

   Isla and the Happily Ever After by Stephanie…

10. Egypt/ Stacy Schiff’s Cleopatra: A Life 

  Cleopatra: A Life by Stacy Schiff

Top Ten Books That Were Hard For Jorie To Read (For Various Reasons)


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books that were hard for us to read for various reasons

(I didn’t finish all of these books, either.)

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1. Margaret Atwood’s The Blind Assassin 

  The Blind Assassin: A Novel by Margaret…

2. Libba Bray’s The Sweet Far Thing 

  The Sweet Far Thing (Gemma Doyle, Book 3) by…

3. Charles Dickens A Tale of Two Cities 

 A Tale of Two Cities (Paperback Classics) by…

4. William Faulkner’s Light in August

  Light in August (The Corrected Text) by…

5. William Faulkner’s The Corrections 

 The Corrections: A Novel by Jonathan Franzen

6. Siri Hustvedt’s What I Loved

   What I Loved: A Novel by Siri Hustvedt

7.  Kazuo Ishiguro’s Never Let Me Go 

  Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro

8. David Mitchell’s Cloud Atlas 

   Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell

9. Leo Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina 

  Anna Karenina, Level 6, Penguin Readers (2nd…

10. Richard Wright’s Black Boy

 Black Boy by Richard Wright

The Sunday Post ~ Jorie’s 72nd Edition


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.

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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

(Don’t forget to check out Jorie’s Online Reading Club!)

Highlights:

Rattlesnake Crossing (Joanna Brady, #6)  The 100 (The Hundred, #1)  

TBR (To Be Read):

Insurgent (Divergent, #2)

Stellar Visitors

Coming Soon: 

         Labor Day Dismissed With Prejudice (J.P. Beaumont, #7) 

 

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

      Labor Day Dismissed With Prejudice (J.P. Beaumont, #7) Holy Bible: Archaeological Study Bible-NIV: An Illustrated Walk Through Biblical History and Culture Choose to Lose: The 7-Day Carb Cycle Solution War Ready: In My Father's Shadow The Dog Stars

The Sunday Post ~ Jorie’s 71st Edition


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

(Thanks for all of the comments and likes for last week’s Top Ten Tuesday!)

(ICYMI) In Case You Missed It:

The One (The Selection, #3)  Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption Skeleton Canyon (Joanna Brady, #5) Proverbs

TBR (To Be Read):

Defending Jacob

Stellar Visitors

Coming Soon: 

         The 100 (The Hundred, #1) 

 

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

      The 100 (The Hundred, #1) Rattlesnake Crossing (Joanna Brady, #6) Holy Bible: Archaeological Study Bible-NIV: An Illustrated Walk Through Biblical History and Culture Choose to Lose: The 7-Day Carb Cycle Solution War Ready: In My Father's Shadow The Dog Stars

The Sunday Post ~ sharing blog news and book haul ~ Jorie’s 70th Edition


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

(ICYMI) In Case You Missed It:

My Name Is Memory 

TBR (To Be Read):

Labor Day

Stellar Visitors

Coming Soon: 

        The One (The Selection, #3) The 100 (The Hundred, #1)Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption

 

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

   The One (The Selection, #3) Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption  The 100 (The Hundred, #1)  Holy Bible: Archaeological Study Bible-NIV: An Illustrated Walk Through Biblical History and Culture Choose to Lose: The 7-Day Carb Cycle Solution War Ready: In My Father's Shadow The Dog Stars

The Sunday Post ~ sharing blog news and book haul ~ Jorie’s 69th Edition


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

(ICYMI) In Case You Missed It:

Esther Divergent (Divergent, #1) Dead To Rights (Joanna Brady, #4)

TBR (To Be Read):

The One (The Selection, #3)  King George III: America's Enemy

Stellar Visitors

Coming Soon: 

        My Name Is Memory The 100 (The Hundred, #1)Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption

 

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

   My Name Is Memory Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption  The 100 (The Hundred, #1)  Holy Bible: Archaeological Study Bible-NIV: An Illustrated Walk Through Biblical History and Culture Choose to Lose: The 7-Day Carb Cycle Solution War Ready: In My Father's Shadow The Dog Stars