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The books on my shelf do not represent my taste in literature. Open to pretty much anything except romance. Especially like young adult lit, horror, true ghost stories, etc.
Lucky Man by Michael J. Fox
Books/Short Stories I've completed in 2013(Total to date = 2)
Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris
High on Arrival by Mackenzie Phillips
Books/Short Stories I've completed in 2012(Total to date = 7)
A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian by Marina Lewycka
Room by Emma Donoghue Atonement by Ian McEwan
Waiter Rant by Steve Dublanica Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen
The Help by Kathryn Stockett Wicked by Gregory Maguire
Books/Short Stories I've completed in 2011(Total to date = 28)
The Diamond of Darkhold by Jeanne DuPrau
The Prophet of Yonwood by Jeanne DuPrau Catch Me If You Can by Frank W. Abagnale
Another BS Night in Suck City by Nick Flynn The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Shaffer and Barrows
The Princess Bride by William Goldman The Road by Cormac McCarthy
Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
Angels' Town by Ralph Cintron Bird by Bird by Anne Lamott
Shirley Jackson The Lottery (re-read) Eudora Welty Why I Live at the P.O.
Isaac Bashevis Singer The Spinoza of Market Street
Tillie Olsen I Stand Here Ironing Ralph Ellison Battle Royal
Grace Paley An Interest in Life Peter Taylor The Old Forest
Flannery O'Connor A Good Man Is Hard to Find Saul Bellow Looking for Mr. Green
William H. Gass In the Heart of the Heart of the Country
Ernest J. Gaines The Sky Is Gray Robert Coover The Babysitter
John Barth Night-Sea Journey Donald Barthelme Views of My Father Weeping
Ursula K. Le Guin The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas
Cynthia Ozick The Shawl Joyce Carol Oates Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been? (re-read)
Books/Short Stories I've completed in 2010 (Total to date = 80)
Visions of Sugar Plums by Janet Evanovich
Riding In Cars With Boys by Beverly Donofrio Coraline by Neil Gaiman
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins A Very Short Story by Ernest Hemingway
The City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau Holes by Louis Sachar
The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan Lord of the Flies by William Golding (re-read)
The Golden Compass by Phillip Pullman (re-read)
Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card. The Chocolate War by Robert Cormier.
Uglies by Scott Westerfeld. Lowis Lowry, The Giver.
Janet Evanovich, Plum Spooky. Michelle Cliff, Free Enterprise: A Novel of Mary Ellen Pleasant.
Jamaica Kincaid, A Small Place. CrimethInc for Beginners, Days of War, Nights of Love.
James Joyce, Araby. Alice Munro, Boys and Girls.
Alice Walker, Everyday Use. Grace Paley, Wants.
Tim O'Brien, The Things They Carried. Ron Carlson, Blazo.
Jamaica Kincaid, Girl. Bobbie Ann Mason, Shiloh.
William Faulkner, A Rose for Emily. Gabriel Garcia Márquez, The Handsomest Drowned Man in the World.
John Cheever, The Enormous Radio. Raymond Carver, Feathers.
Melissa Pritchard, Sweet Feed. Jorge Luis Borges, The Garden of Forking Paths.
Tobias Wolff, Hunters in the Snow. Ernest Hemingway, Hills Like White Elephants.
Stephen Crane, The Open Boat. Anton Chekhov, The Lady with the Pet Dog.
Flannery O'Connor, A Good Man is Hard to Find. Mary Robinson, Yours.
Gary Soto, Oranges. Black Hair. Sharon Olds, Rite of Passage.
Maxine Kumin, Family Reunion. Woodchucks. Joy Harjo, Remember.
Robert Hayden, Those Winter Sundays. Thompson, The Fathers.
Kevin Stein, Rhetoric. Wiliam Stafford, Traveling through the Dark. Ask Me. At the Bomb Testing Site.
Walt McDonald, A Thousand Miles of Stars. Alberto Rios, Some Extensions on the Sovereignty of Science.
Theodore Roethke, My Papa's Waltz. Marilyn Chin, Turtle Soup.
Gary Snyder, Axe Handles. Linda Hogan, Crossings.
Beckian Fritz Goldberg, Blown. Anne Sexton, The Abortion.
Daisy Zamora, Lineage. Lucille Clifton, at the cemetery, walnut grove plantation, South Carolina, 1989. For deLawd.
Emily Dickinson, A Light Exists in Spring. Alice Walker, a woman is not a potted plant.
StephenDobyns, Cézanne's Doubts. Pablo Neruda. Octavio Paz, Wind and Water and Stone.
James Hoggard, Storm Watch. Robert Hass, Happiness. House.
Lanston Hughes, The Weary Blues. Dream Variations.
Rita Dove, Weathering Out. Teaching Us to Number Our Days. Carolyn Kizer, Bitch.
Naomi Shihab Nye, Famous. Making a Fist. Donald Hall, White Apples. Ox Cart Man.
Jimmy Santiago Baca, Green Chile. Maya Angelou, Africa.
Claribel Allegria, Documentary. Elizabeth Bishop, One Art.
James Dickey, In the Mountain Tent. Richard Hugo, Montana Ranch Abandoned.
Denise Levertov, The Well. Mary Oliver, A Visitor.
James Wright, Lying in a Hammock on William Duffy's Farm in Pine Island, Minnesota. A Blessing.
Quincy Troupe, A Poem for “Magic.” Carolyn Forché, The Colonel.
Jim Harrison, March Walk. Robert Frost, Birches.
Books/Short Stories I've completed in 2009 (Total to date = 32)
The Penultimate Peril by Lemony Snicket
The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman Don't You Dare Read This Mrs. Dunphrey by Margaret Peterson Haddix
Song Of Myself by Walt Witman An Ocean in Iowa by Peter Hedge
She's Come Undone by Wally Lamb Peter Pan by J.M. Barrie
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Life of Pi by Yann Martel Oedipus Rex by Sophocles
The 10 Keys to Success by John Bird Stardust by Neil Gaiman
The Epic of Gilgamesh Undead and Unpopular by Mary Janice Davidson
Ya-Ya's In Bloom by Rebecca Welles Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood by Rebecca Welles
Little Alters Everywhere by Rebecca Welles Matchstick Men by Eric Garcia
Malcolm X as told to Alex Haley More Headlines by Jay Leno
The Bagel Book: Recipes for Bagel Lovers by Nancy Becker
Five-Finger Discount A Crooked Family History by Helene Stapinski
How To Stop Worrying & Start Living by Dale Carnegie Magic in the Wind by Christine Feehan
Marley & Me by John Grogan Playing for Pizza by John Grisham
The Ponder Heart by Eudora Welty Tales of Beedle the Bard by JK Rowling
Bite Size History Facts You Won't Believe! by Hugh Westrup
Heathcliff Spins a Yarn by George Gately Jack and the Beanstalk by Melissa Tyrrell
Little House Hotel by John Sandford
Books/Short Stories I've completed in 2008 (Total = 60)
I Am Legend by Richard Matheson
Buried Talents by Richard Matheson Prey by Richard Matheson
Dancing On The Sand A Story of an Atlantic Blue Crab by Kathleen M. Hollenbeck
Witch War by Richard Matheson The Funeral by Richard Matheson
Person to Person by Richard Matheson New Jersey Hello U.S.A. by Charles Fredeen
Comet's Nine Lives by Jan Brett Cesar Chavez Man of Courage by Florence M. White
The Water Shell by Gretchen Schields Ellen Foster by Kaye Gibbons
No Man's Land by Paul Swift Tales for the Midnight Hour by J.B. Stamper
One For the Money by Janet Evanovich Two For the Dough by Janet Evanovich
Three to Get Deadly by Janet Evanovich The Devil Wears Prada by Lauren Weisberger
The Loser's Handbook by Walter Lee Critters of Arizona Pocket Guide by Wildlife Forever
Don't Stand Too Close To A Naked Man by Tim Allen
Four To Score by Janet Evanovich Animorphs The Message by K.A. Applegate
CSI: Demon House by Collins - Rodriguez - Wood Angels and Demons by Dan Brown
Skipping Christmas by John Grisham All I Need To Know I Learned From My Cat by Suzy Becker
The Pursuit of Happyness by Chris Gardner Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom
Shopgirl by Steve Martin The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown
The Girls' Guide to Hunting and Fishing by Melissa Bank
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho The Green Mile Two Dead Girls by Stephen King
The Green Mile The Mouse On The Mile by Stephen King
The Green Mile Coffey's Hands by Stephen King The Green Mile The Bad Death of Eduard Delacroix by Stephen King
The Green Mile Night Journey by Stephen King The Green Mile Coffey on the Mile by Stephen King
The Mermaid Chair by Sue Monk Kidd Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been? by Joyce Carol Oates
Hands by Sherwood Anderson Hills Like White Elephants by Ernest Hemingway
The Man Who Was Almost A Man by Richard Wright An Ounce of Cure by Alice Munro
Life by Bessie Head The Lesson by Toni Cade Bambara
A Father by Bharti Mukherjee The Lottery by Shirley Jackson
Twilight by Stephenie Meyer Los Vendidos by Luis Valdez
Trifles by Susan Glaspell The Old Man & The Sea by Ernest Hemingway
Still More Bone-Chilling Tales of Fright The "M" Word (Bel Barrett Mysteries) by Jane Isenberg
Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller Listening Is an Act of Love: The StoryCorps Project
Million Dollar Jeans by Ron Roy Encyclopedia Brown and the Case of the Mysterious Hand-prints by Donald J. Sobol
The Baby-Sitter's Club Beware, Dawn by Ann M. Martin
Books/Short Stories I've completed in 2007 (Total = 23)
The Bad Beginning A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 1 by Lemony Snicket
The Reptile Room A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 2 by Lemony Snicket
The Wide Window A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 3 by Lemony Snicket
The Miserable Mill A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 4 by Lemony Snicket
The Austere Academy A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 5 by Lemony Snicket
The Ersatz Elevator A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 6 by Lemony Snicket
The Vile Village A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 7 by Lemony Snicket
The Hostile Hospital A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 8 by Lemony Snicket
The Beatrice Letters by Lemony Snicket The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks
The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd The Carnivorous Carnival A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 9 by Lemony Snicket
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows by J.K. Rowling
The 250 Job Interview Questions you'll most likely be asked...and the answers that will get you hired!
The Slippery Slope A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 10 by Lemony Snicket
Little House on Rocky Ridge (The Rose Years) The Hardy Boys The Crowning Terror by Franklin W. Dixon
Double Fudge by Judy Blume Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing by Judy Blume
Fudge-a-mania by Judy Blume Fear Street Missing by R.L. Stein
The Dollhouse Murders by Betty Ren Wright The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman
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