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Books I read or re-read in 2005.

Not that anyone cares, but here's the list... (I think I might have missed a couple)

Admissions by Nancy Lieberman
Son of a Witch by Gregory Maguire
Wicked by Gregory Maguire
Hairstyles of the Damned by Joe Meno
Skipped Parts by Tim Sandlin
Social Blunders by Tim Sandlin
Sorry Floats by Tim Sandlin
In the heart of the Sea by Nathaniel Philbrick
Dangerous lives of Altarboys by Chris Fhurman
The Tooth Fairy by Graham Joyce
Requiem by Graham Joyce
Dreamside by Graham Joyce
The Peculiar Memories of Thomas Penman by Bruce Robinson
The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold
Skels by Maggie Dubris
Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer
How Soon is Never? By Marc Spitz
Watership Down by Richard Adams
Tales from Watership Down by Richard Adams
The Mutt by Rodney Mullen
Shutterbabe by Deborah Kogan
Plan B by Jonathan Tropper
The Fuck Up by Arthur Nersesian
Dogrun by Arthur Nersesian
Pieces by Stephen Chobsky
The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chobsky
Don’t Sleep with your Drummer by Jen Sincero
The Girl who loved Tom Gordon by Stephen King
The Virgin Suicides by Jeffery Eugenides
The Things they Carried by Tim O Brien
Chronicles of Narnia by CS Lewis
At Sea in the City by William Kornblum
The Shipping News by Annie Prolux
Endurance by Alfred Lansing
What’s so Great about America by Dinesh D’Souza

In Progress: Miss Misery by Andy Greenwald

On the shelf, waiting to be read:
Gone To New York by Ian Frazier
In Country by Bobbie Mason
If I Die in a Combat Zone by Tim O Brien

Comments

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shortysboy69
Jan. 10th, 2006 07:51 pm (UTC)
God, I couldn't even begin to list all the books I read last year. Maybe I should keep track this year. Already I'm on my 8th book, since the year started. I'm a reading fiend! :D
blaneyphoto
Jan. 11th, 2006 01:12 am (UTC)
8 books in ten days? You must have a hell of a lot of free time or read really short books!
shortysboy69
Jan. 11th, 2006 01:20 am (UTC)
I really don't have a lot of free time, but I do tend to read fast when I have a book I really like and I've picked some good ones lately. And most were 300-400 pages long. I like to read. Especially when I'm eating. :D
madamebovary
Jan. 11th, 2006 03:17 am (UTC)
Really good idea....i might yoink it actually.

Have you seen the movie: The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys? I quite like it.
blaneyphoto
Jan. 11th, 2006 03:27 am (UTC)
Seen it? I own it! Couldn't wait for it to come out. Its good - different, but good - better in some ways, I think. Many movie adaptations don't even come close to standing up to the book, but this one's pretty successful I think!
madamebovary
Jan. 11th, 2006 04:59 am (UTC)
oh, and what do you think of Miss MIsery? I have an advance copy that's got some like pop music cd with it. I keep looking at it thinking i should break it open, but i havne't gotten there yet.
blaneyphoto
Jan. 11th, 2006 05:01 am (UTC)
Love it. I'm only about 1/3rd through it, but its really good. I'm reviewing it for one of the mags I shoot and write for, but didn't get the cd. I figured I'd track down the songs that are mentioned that I'm not already familiar with...
madamebovary
Jan. 12th, 2006 05:30 am (UTC)
do you want the tracklisting? or i could burn you a copy of it if you wish.
blaneyphoto
Jan. 13th, 2006 05:33 am (UTC)
a track list would be cool if you've got the time/energy to type it up!
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