Books 2010

Jan.2010

The Thornbirds—Colleen McCullough

Feb 2010

1. The Secret Year—Jennifer R. Hubbard

2. Thirst No. 2—Christopher Pike

3. A Woman of Substance—Barbara Taylor Bradford

4. The Sartorialist—Scott Schuman

5. Blankets—Craig Thompson

March 2010

1. Alfred Hitchcock and Francois Truffaut interview

2. Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell

3. The Girl Who Chased the Moon by Sarah Addison Allen

April 2010

1. Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell

May 2010

  1. Die Softly by Christopher Pike
  2. Hush, Hush by Becca Fitzpatrick
  3. Road to Nowhere by Christopher Pike

June 2010

  1. Story by Robert McKnee
  2. Monster by Christopher Pike
  3. The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson
  4. L.A. Candy by Lauren Conrad
  5. Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater

Responses

  1. have you seen the bbc bleak house adaptation (with gillian anderson?). you can also watch that on veoh.com….for now. i loved it–but then tried to read the book and couldn’t get through it. i ended up skipping chapters to get to the good parts.

  2. I love the BBC adaptation of Bleak House too! Somehow, I have a feeling that the book will be difficult to get through. At least for me, once I see the movie/TV mini, I feel as if I already know the ending and the suspense evaporates. Unless, of course, there’s something special about the story that makes me feel like I’ve “gotta” read the book because there’s more to the story and I’ve gotta find out what that is.

    Gillian Anderson was spectacular in Bleak House; I didn’t even know it was her at first.

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  4. P.S. I love you is an excellent book.

  5. Bleak House is my favourite Dickens and yes it can seem daunting at first. When I started reading Dickens I read a few chapters at a time as many of his books were serialised in this way and got along swimmingly.

    There is an earlier BBC Bleak House with Diana Rigg in which is also quite wonderful


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