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Monday, September 22, 2014

TTT: Books on my TBR pile for the Fall

Top Ten books on my TBR pile this Fall:

1. The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd---this book was a Christmas gift and I still haven't read it. It is time.

2. Bless Me, Ultima by Rudolfo Anaya---I just added this to my TBR pile today. It is my Banned Books Week selection of the year. Now to find a copy.

3. Landline by Rainbow Rowell---I am on-hold for the audiobook version at the public library. I think my place in line is 35th out of 76, or something insane like that. Guess I'll be waiting a while.

4. The Hotel on Place Vendome: Life, Death, Betrayal at the Hotel Ritz in Paris by Tilar Mazzeo---an upcoming book club selection.

5. Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson---John Green says this book is amazing. That is enough for me to want to read it.

6. Tales from the Town of Widows by James Canon---another book club selection.

7. 100 Sideways Miles by Andrew Smith---I enjoyed his last two books, Winger and Grasshopper Jungle, so I hope this one is good, too.

8. Otherbound by Corinne Duyvis---the reviews on this book are crazy good.

9.  Belzhar by Meg Wolitzer---another YA book with very good reviews. I am on-hold at the public library for this one, too, and may not see it for a few months.

10. Attachments by Rainbow Rowell---what can I say? I am a Rainbow Rowell fan. My daughter owns a copy of this book so I will just grab her copy.



7 comments:

  1. Bless Me Ultima was so good that I immediately recommended it to my brother when he was working overseas. Hope you like it, too.

    Here's my Top Ten Books I'm Awaiting This Fall!

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  2. You picked up such amazing books and I'm excited because some of them are on my tbr too. Happy reading! :)

    My TTT: http://readingadd.blogspot.ro/2014/09/top-ten-tuesday-top-ten-books-on-my.html

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  3. I just read Landline last week! It was my first Rainbow Rowell book and I liked it pretty well. It was a sweet, fun read.

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  4. Was considering putting Rowell on my list as I have yet to read one of her books. But realistically they'll have to wait for a while.

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  5. I really liked Attachments, but don't think I'll read Landline. I loved Grasshopper Jungle and so need to read more Andrew Smith. I've got an ARC of Belzhar from BEA still to read as well!
    Check out my Top 10

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  6. I've read Attachments and thought it was a fun read. I have had Bless Me, Ultima on my shelf for quite a while and really need to get around to reading it one of these days.

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  7. I've only read two of these- Attachments and The Invention of Wings - both are worth it!

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