Friday, December 29, 2006

2006 books, 1-50

By popular demand... my books read in 2006...

Part I

50. Echoes of the Ozarks, Vol 1 by Ozarks Writers League
49. The Food of Love by Anthony Capella
48. The Ghost Orchid by Carol Goodman
47. Siddhartha by Herman Hesse
46. In the Electric Eden by Nick Arvin
45. My Dream of You by Nuala O'Faolain
44. Marrying Mozart by Stephanie Cowell
43. In the Wake by Per Petterson
42. The Well of Lost Plots by Jasper Fforde
41. The Work of Writing by Elizabeth Rankin
40. No News at Throat Lake: in search of Ireland by Lawrence Donegan
39. Ex Libris: Confessions of a Common Reader by Anne Fadiman
38. Anil's Ghost by Michael Ondaatje
37. Gypsy Masala by Preethi Nair
36. Mafia Chic by Erica Orloff
35. Brick Lane by Monica Ali
34. Orsinian Tales: Stories by Ursula Le Guin
33. The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd
32. Love Most Foolish, Love Most Kind by Charlotte Ann Smith
31. Changing Habits by Debbie Macomber
30. The Conspiracy of Paper by David Liss
29. The Other Boleyn Girl by Philippa Gregory
28. Funny in Farsi: A Memoir of Growing Up Iranian in America by Firoozeh Dumas
27. Lost in a Good Book by Jasper Fforde
26. Rapids by Tim Parks
25. Wild Robert by Diana Wynne Jones
24. Real Life in Castro's Cuba by Catherine Moses
23. Pretties by Scott Westerfeld
22. Uglies by Scott Westerfeld
21. The Big Over Easy by Jasper Fforde
20. Everything I'm Cracked Up to Be by Jen Trynin
19. City of the Beasts by Isabel Allende
18. The Secret History of the Pink Carnation by Lauren Willig
17. When Rain Clouds Gather by Bessie Head
16. The Drowning Tree by Carol Goodman
15. Passage by Connie Willis
14. The Pact by Jodi Picoult
13. The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde
12. There Will Never Be Another You by Carolyn See
11. My Sister's Keeper by Jodi Picoult
10. Fire and Hemlock by Diana Wynne Jones
9. The Victoria's Secret Catalog Never Stops Coming: And Other Lessons I Learned from Breast Cancer by Jennie Nash
8. Stopping for a Spell by Diana Wynne Jones
7. My Lucky Star by Joe Keenan
6. The Reading Group by Elizabeth Noble
5. Women on the Edge II by Maitena
4. Women on the Edge I by Maitena
3. Christ the Lord: Out of Egypt by Anne Rice
2. The Chess Garden by Brooks Hansen
1. Archer's Goon by Diana Wynne Jones


  1. Of all those I've read only Hesse's Siddhartha (at least 10 times :))

  2. You've probably noticed that there's a lot of fluff between the heavy stuff ;)