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caroline-m

From Sidcup, Greater London United Kingdom
Age 41
Joined Tuesday, January 01, 2008
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I joined BookCrossing a few years ago and was active for a good while but fell out of the habit.

However I noticed a bookshelf has appeared at my local train station and it inspired me to come back to the site.

RABCKs:

If I'm lucky enough to receive any RABCKs, things I like are:
Bookcrossing supplies
All kinds of stationery/notecards/greetings cards
Anything Harry Potter
Anything with fairies and butterflies which I would gift to my nieces
Tea!
As you can see from my wishlist, I read a lot of YA, especially with fantasy/dystopia/end of the world themes

I'm not able to eat sugar so can't eat any sweets/chocs (but I do pass these on to family members if received!)

BOOKS READ:



March 2020

1. Prodigy - Marie Lu (YA)
2. Snatched - Nicholas Fisk (J)
3. Baker Street Boys: The Case of the Haunted Horrors - Anthony Read (J)
4. The Iron Queen - Julie Kagawa (YA)

February 2020

1. Simon vs The Homo Sapiens Agenda (YA) (reread for book club)
2. The Cruel Prince - Holly Black (YA)
3. The Man in the High Castle - Philip K Dick (AF)
4. Legend - Marie Lu (YA)
5. Uglies - Scott Westerfeld (YA)

July 2019 to January 2020


**Reading hiatus, mostly caused by fanfic, YouTube and anime!**


June 2019

1. The Mime Order - Samantha Shannon (YA)

May 2019

1. Leah on the Offbeat - Becky Albertalli (YA)
2. The Bone Season - Samantha Shannon (YA)
3. The Underground Railroad - Colson Whitehead (AF)
4. Precious Cargo - Craig Davidson (NF)

April 2019

1. The Raven King - Maggie Stiefvater (YA)
2. Beartown - Fredrik Backman (AF)
3. Storm Front - Jim Butcher (AF)
4. Under the Never Sky - Veronica Rossi (YA)
5. A Beginner's Guide to Acting English - Shappi Khorsandi (NF)
6. Fool Moon - Jim Butcher (AF)
7. Through the Ever Night - Veronica Rossi (YA)
8. The Year of Living Danishly - Helen Russell (NF)
9. Grave Peril - Jim Butcher - (AF)
10. Into the Still Blue - Veronica Rossi - (YA)

March 2019

1. The Kind Worth Killing - Peter Swanson (AF)
2. The Evenings - Gerard Reve (AF) Did not finish
3. Shakespeare's Landlord - Charlaine Harris (AF)
4. Dreams of Gods and Monsters - Laini Taylor (YA)
5. Shakespeare's Champion - Charlaine Harris (AF)
6. The Raven Boys - Maggie Stiefvater (YA)
7. Dreams of Gods and Monsters - Laini Taylor (YA)
8. Shakespeare's Christmas - Charlaine Harris (AF)
9. Us - David Nicholls (AF)
10. The Dream Thieves - Maggie Stiefvater (YA)
11. Shakespeare's Trollop - Charlaine Harris (AF)
12. Blue Lily, Lily Blue - Maggie Stiefvater
12. Fathomless Riches, or How I Went from Pop to Pulpit - Rev. Richard Coles (NF)
13. Shakespeare's Counsellor - Charlaine Harris (AF)


February 2019

1. The Sky is Everywhere - Jandy Nelson (YA)
2. The People at Number 9 - Felicity Everett (A F) Did not finish
3. Never Fade - Alexandra Bracken (YA)
4. Looking for Alaska - John Greene (YA)
5. Daughter of Smoke and Bone - Laini Taylor (YA)
6. In the Afterlight - Alexandra Bracken (YA)
7. The Numbers Game - Chris Anderson and David Sally (NF) - did not finish
8. A Man Called Ove - Fredrik Backman (AF)
9. Days of Blood and Starlight - Laini Taylor (YA)

January 2019

1. The Fate of the Tearling - Erika Johansen (YA)
2. We Are All Called to Rise - Laura McBride (A F) - did not finish
3. Heartless - Gail Carriger (YA)
4. Sleepers - Lorenzo Carcaterra (NF) - have read before, so a skim read only
5. The Gathering - Kelley Armstrong (YA)
6. Fiendish - Brenna Yovanoff (YA) - only read a few pages
7. This is Going to Hurt - Adam Kay (NF)
8. Timeless - Gail Carriger (YA)
9. The Calling - Kelley Armstrong (YA)
10. The End of the World Running Club - Adrian J Walker (A F)
11. A Whole Life - Robert Seethaler (A F)
12. Divine by Mistake - PC Cast (A F) - did not finish
13. The Rising - Kelley Armstrong (YA)
14. Snowdrops - A D Miller (A F)
15. Girl Online - Zoe Sugg (YA)
16. The Darkest Minds - Alexandra Bracken (YA)

December 2018

1. The Iron King - Julie Kagawa (YA)
2.
The Bees - Laline Paul (A F) - did not finish
3. Insomniac City - Bill Hayes (N F)
4. The Humans - Matt Haig (A F)
5. The Lottery - Beth Goobie (YA)
6. Things a Bright Girl Can Do - Sally Nicholls (YA)
7. The Queen of the Tearling - Erika Johansen (YA)
8. The Spycatcher - Matthew Dunn (A F)
9. Changeless - Gail Carriger (YA)
10. The Invasion of the Tearling - Erika Johansen (YA)
11. The Muse - Jessie Burton (A F)
12. Blameless - Gail Carriger (YA)

November 2018

1. Torment - Lauren Kate (YA)
2. Elizabeth is Missing - Emma Healey (A F)
3. A Sound of Seas - Gillian Anderson (A F)
4. Five Children on the Western Front - Kate Saunders (JF)
5. The Year of the Rat - Clare Prentiss (YA)
6. Soulless - Gail Carrigan (YA)
7. Her Brilliant Career - Rachel Cooke (N F)
8. Passion - Lauren Kate (YA)
9. Everything Everything - Nicola Yoon (YA)
10. Rapture - Lauren Kate (YA)
11. Graceling - Kristen Cashore (YA)
12. The Silent Boy - Lois Lowry (YA)
13. The Man who Mistook his Wife for a Hat - Oliver Sacks (N F)
14. Becoming Nancy - Terry Ronald (YA)
15. Truly, Madly, Guilty - Liane Moriarty (A F)

October 2018

1. Fire Study - Maria Snyder (YA) (did not finish)
2. Hidden Figures - Margot Lee Shetterly (NF)
3. Enders - Lissa Price (YA)
4. What's Left Of Me - Kat Zhang (YA)
5. Holding - Graham Norton (AF)
6. A Vision of Fire - Gillian Anderson (AF)
7. Once We Were - Kat Zhang (YA)
8. A Monk's Guide to a Clean House and Mind - Shoukei Matsumoto (NF)
9. A Dream of Ice - Gillian Anderson (AF)
10. Echoes of Us - Kat Zhang (YA)
11. Yes Please - Amy Poehler (NF)
13. The Heart of the Samurai - Margi Preus (JF)

September 2018

1. Last Sacrifice - Richelle Mead (YA)
2. Starters - Lissa Price (YA)


August 2018

1. Poison Study - Maria Snyder (YA)
2. A Diary of The Lady - Rachel Johnson (N F)
3. Magic Study - Maria Snyder (YA)


July 2018

1. Percy Jackson and the Battle of the Labyrinth - Rick Riordan (YA)
2. Spirit Bound - Rachelle Mead (YA)

June 2018

1. The Bling Ring - Nancy Jo Sales (NF)
2. Percy Jackson and the Titan's Curse - Rick Riordan (YA)
3. The Taliban Cricket Club - Timeri Murari (A F)
4. The Woman who Stole My Life - Marian Keyes (A F)

May 2018

1. Shadow Kiss - Richelle Mead (YA)
2. Junk - Melvyn Burgess (YA)
3. Percy Jackson and the Sea of Monsters - Rick Riordan (JF)
4. Blood Promise- Richelle Mead (YA)

April 2018

1. Tower of Dawn - Sarah J Maas (YA)
2 . The Summoning -Kelley Armstrong (YA)
3. Daylighters - Rachel Caine (YA)
4. Vampire Academy - Richelle Mead (YA)
5. The Gathering - Kelley Armstrong (YA)
6. The Hob's Bargain - Patricia Briggs (A F)
7 . The Reckoning - Kelley Armstrong (YA)
8. Frostbite - Richelle Mead (YA)
9. Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief (YA)

March 2018

1. Monsters of Men - Patrick Ness (YA)
2. Black Dawn - Rachel Caine (YA)
3. Queen of Shadows - Sarah J Mass (YA)
4. Ascend - Amanda Hocking (YA)
5. Bitter Blood - Rachel Caine (YA)
6. Empire of Storms - Sarah J Mass (YA)
7. Fellside - MR Carey (YA)
8. Fall of Night - Rachel Caine (YA)


February 2018

1. The Ask and the Answer - Patrick Ness (YA)
2. Last Breath - Rachel Caine (YA)
3. Heir of Fire - Sarah J Maas (YA)


January 2018

1. The Knife of Never Letting Go - Patrick Ness (YA)
2. The Yorkshire Shepherdess - Amanda Owen (N F)
3. Bite Club - Rachel Caine (YA)
4. Throne of Glass - Sarah J Maas (YA)
5. Before I Go to Sleep - SJ Watson (A F)
6. Torn - Amanda Hocking (YA)
7. Crown of Midnight - Sarah J Maas (YA)


December 2017

1. Switched - Amanda Hocking (YA)
2. Uninvited - Sophie Jordan (YA)
3. The Husband's Secret - Liane Jordan (A F)
4. Ready Player One - Ernest Cline (YA)
5. The Luxe - Anna Godberson (YA)
6. Nina is Not OK - Shappi Korsandi (A F)
7. Some Kind of Fairy Tale - Graham Joyce (A F)


November 2017

1. The Girl on the Train - Paula Hawkins (A F)
2. Ghost Town - Rachel Caine (YA)


October 2017

1. The Stone Diaries - Carol Shields (A F)
2. Assassin's Quest - Robin Hobb (A F)
3. The Hundred Year Old Man who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared - Jonas Jonasson (A F)


September 2017

1. The Radleys - Matt Haig (YA)
2. Lord of Misrule - Rachel Caine (YA)
3. Paper Towns - John Green - (YA)
4. Assassin's Apprentice - Robin Hobb - (A F)
5. Carpe Corpus - Rachel Caine (YA)
6. It Shouldn't Happen to a Vet - James Herriot (A NF)
7. Royal Assassin - Robin Hobb (A F)
8. Fade Out - Rachel Caine (YA)


August 2017

1. Midnight Alley - Rachel Caine (YA)
2. Shadow and Bone - Leigh Bardugo (YA)
3. The Madness Underneath - Maureen Johnson (YA)
4. Siege and Storm - Leigh Bardugo (YA)
5. The Death Cure - James Dashner (YA)
6. Feast of Fools - Rachel Caine (YA)
7. Destinations - Sheila OFlanagan (AF)
8. The Shadow Cabinet - Maureen Johnson (YA )
9. Ruin and Rising - Leigh Bardugo (YA)


July 2017

1. What She Wants - Cathy Kelly (A F) - did not finish
2. The Girl with all the Gifts - MR Carey (YA)
3. The Dead Girl's Dance - Rachel Caine (YA)
4. The Scorch Trials - James Dashner (YA)
5. The Name of the Star - Maureen Johnson (YA)


June 2017

1. A God in Ruins - Kate Atkinson (A F)
2. A City of Heavenly Fire - Cassandra Clare (YA)
3. What I Did on My Holidays - Chrissie Manby (A F)
4. Wonder - RJ Palacio (YA)

May 2017

1. City of Glass - Cassandra Clare (YA)
2. The 5th Wave - Rick Yancey (YA)
3. The Medusa Project: The Set-Up - Sophie McKenzie (YA)
4. City of Fallen Angels - Cassandra Clare (YA)
5. The Infinite Sea - Rick Yancey (YA)
6. Glass Houses - Rachel Caine (YA)
7. City of Lost Souls - Cassandra Clare (YA)
8. The Last Star - Rick Yancey (YA)
9. Fangirl - Rainbow Rowell (YA)

April 2017

1. Mount - Jilly Cooper (A F)
2. Only the Good Spy Young - Ally Carter (YA)
3. The Good Muslim - Tahmima Anam (A F) - did not finish
4. Cursed - Jennifer L. Armentrout (YA)
5. Out of Sight, Out of Mind - Ally Carter (YA)
6. City of Bones - Cassandra Clare (YA)
7. Blood Ties - Sophie McKenzie (YA)
8. United We Spy - Ally Carter (YA)
9. City of Ashes - Cassandra Clare (YA)

March 2017

1. Fire and Thorns - Rae Carson (YA)
2. Cross My Heart and Hope to Spy - Ally Carter (YA)
3. Beautiful Dead: Jonas - Eden Maguire (YA) - did not finish
4. Crown of Embers - Rae Carson (YA)
5. Never Always Sometimes - Adi Alsaid (YA)
6. Never Judge a Girl by Her Cover - Ally Carter (YA)
7. The Maze Runner - James Dashner (YA)
8. The Bitter Kingdom - Rae Carson (YA)


February 2017

1. Firesong - William Nicholson (J F)
2. Bridget Jones: Mad About the Boy - Helen Fielding (A F)
3. Moriarty - Anthony Horowitz (A F)
4. I'd tell you I love you but then I'd have to kill you - Ally Carter (YA)
5. Case Histories - Kate Atkinson (A F)

January 2017

1. The Wind Singer - William Nicholson (J)
2. Checkmate - Malorie Blackman (YA)
3. A Wizard of Earthsea - Ursula Le Guin (J)
4. Slaves of the Mastery - William Nicholson (J)
5. Double Cross - Malorie Blackman (YA)

December 2016

1. Noughts and Crosses - Malorie Blackman (YA)
2. Small Island - Andrea Levy (A F)
3. The Good Girl - Fiona Neill (A F)
4. Knife Edge - Malorie Blackman (YA)
5. Foxglove Summer - Ben Aaronovitch (A F)

November 2016

1. Rules of Engagement: A Life in Conflict - Tim Collins (A NF) - Did not finish
2. Broken Windows - Ben Aaronovitch ( A F )
3. Just One Look - Harlen Coben ( A F )
4. The Lily and the Lion - Maurice Druon ( A F )
5. 7 Days - Eve Ainsworth ( YA )

October 2016

1. Plague - Michael Grant ( YA )
2. Fear - Michael Grant ( YA )
3. Light - Michael Grant ( YA )
4. The Amazing Life of Dead Eric - Nury Vittachi (J F )
5. Beserk - Ally Kennen ( YA ) - did not finish
6. Whispers Underground - Ben Aaronovitch ( A F )
7. The She-Wolf - Maurice Druon (A F)

September 2016

1. Shadow of Night - Deborah Harkness (A F)
2. Solitaire - Alice Oseman (YA)
3. Pony Club Rivals: The Auditions - Stacy Gregg (J F)
4. Rivers of London - Ben Aaronovitch (A F)
5. Solace of the Road - Siobhan Dowd (YA)
6. The Poisoned Crown - Maurice Druon (A F)
7. Moon Over Soho - Ben Aaronovitch (A F)
8. Lies - Michael Grant (YA)
9. Room - Emma Donoghue (A F)
10. The Royal Succession - Maurice Druon (A F)
11. Fairytale of New York - Miranda Dickinson (A F)

August 2016

1. Radio Silence - Alice Oseman (YA)
2. Gone - Michael Grant (YA)
3. The Binding - Jenny Alexander (J)
4. Dragon Frontier - Dan Abnett (J)
5. Little White Lies - Katie Dale (YA)
6. The Way of the Runner - Anharanand Finn (A NF)
7. Knife - RJ Anderson (J)
8. Hunger - Michael Grant (YA)
9. Death on the Cherwell - Mavis Doriel Hay (A F)
10. Buried Fire - Jonathan Stroud (J)
11. Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda - Becky Albertalli (YA)
12. The Dead End Kids: Children of the Blitz - Bernard Ashley (J)
13. The Iron King - Maurice Druon (A F)
14. Buffy Comic Omnibus Vol 1 (YA)
15. The Strangled Queen - Maurice Druon ( A F )





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