My reading List for 2013 | charmingpurple's Blog
Apparently I bought way too many book more than I could read. So these following books made a trip with me to 2013 in my reading list priority. In particular order, but categorize in genre, here they are:
Contemporary fiction with deep issue
1. Susan Wilson - One Good Dog
The story about a man who lost almost everything and a dog raised to fight and how their friendship grow and heal.
2. Jodi Piccoult- A Change of Heart
About a criminal faced with death trial and want to make ammend to his victim who need an organ donor.
3. Lisa Genova - Love Anthony (motherhood and autism)
4. Sarah Jio- Blackberry Winter
story about a mother's strugle after her child went missing)
5. Jodi Piccoult - Sing You Home (gay marriage and and gay parenthood)
6. Beth Hoffman - Saving CeeCee Honeycutt
(A journey of a young girl who lost her mother but finds many others)
7. Louise Eldrich- The Round House (mystry crime novel with a touch of racial issue
8. Lionel Shriver- We Need to Talk About Kevin
(story about mother whose child murder other children)
And now for chicklits, books equivalent for chick-flick (romance-comedy) or as I Call it just some silly story about a woman, heartwarming friendship and flirty romance with happy ending that make you feel good and turn in poodles of goo :)
here is my chicklit to read:
1. Alexandra Potter- Dont You Forget About Me
new year's wish gone awry, sounds fun
2. Jill Mansell- Mixed Doubles
Another chicklit about new year's resolutions
3. Melissa Hill - Something from Tiffany
two men bought a gift from Tiffany , but the brought back the wrong gift
4. Whitney Gaskell- She, Myself, and I
three sisters, divorce parent, underwear and hilarity ensues
5. Sarah Webb - The Shoestring Club
Four girls, one remarkable dress and an extraordinary friendship
6. Tracy Brogan - Crazy Little Thing
Love found you in unlikeliest place and time :D
7. Julie James - Love Irresistibly
On my to-buy list, expected publication on April 2nd
8. Melissa Senate - The Love Goddess' Cooking School
A romance and friendship with Italian dish, yummies!!!
9. Jennifer Crucie- Crazy For You
Who knows that adopting a stray dog can change your (boring) life?
10. Cecilia Ahern- Thanks for the memory
a memory of someone else? This sound like one of drama I watched years ago
11. Kristan Higgins- Just One of The Guys
Just like the title said, just one of the guys
Historical romance (just like chicklit, but in historical era setting)
1. Carolyn Jewel- Scandal
2. Mary Jo Putney - The Rake
3. Lisa Kleypas- Then Came You
4. Lisa Kleypas-Dreaming of You
5. Julie Anne Long- What I Did For a Duke
Hmm, I know that was quite a list.It would be plesant to read all those books though :)
I shouldn't restraint myself from buy new books ....
My mood: very cheerful
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