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Saturday, April 10, 2010

Book Nominations

Hey there Page Turners!!

We need your book nominations!! A Page Turns will be a book club where all members are encouraged to participate in not only the discussions but in having a say about which books we will be reading.

That said, this post will be available for people to nominate possible book club reads!!

Nominate away :-)

*Aukele* (kelegirl6)

**Update - May 4, 2010**
Since this list is becoming rather long, all books nominated will not be entered every month into the book selection poll. Rather, 5 books will be chosen at random through Random.org.


Book Nomination List

1. Dear John - Nicholas Sparks (Nat)

2. The Time Traveler's Wife - Audrey Niffenegger (Nat)

3. The Lovely Bones - Alice Sebold (Nat)

4. Thirst - Christopher Pike (Nat)

5. Lament - Maggie Stiefvater (Nat)

6. Ballad - Maggie Stiefvater (Nat)

7. American Gods - Neil Gaiman (Valene)

8. Apologize, Apologize - Elizabeth Kelly (kelegirl6)

9. The Glass Castle: A Memoir - Jeannette Walls (Amanda)

10. Hurry Down Sunshine - Michael Greenberg (Amanda)

11. Interview with the Vampire - Anne Rice (Missypa2040)

12. Mennonite in a Little Black Dress - Rhoda Janzen (kelegirl6)

13. Anthem - Ayn Rand (brittny)

14. The Host - Stephenie Meyer (brittny) [May 2010 choice]

15. The Things We Do for Love - Kristin Hannah (kelegirl6)

16. Dark Lover (Black Dagger Brotherhood, Book 1) - J. R. Ward (Ivy)

17. Dead in the Family: A Sookie Stackhouse Novel - Charlaine Harris
(cindeev)

18. The Shack - William P. Young
(kelegirl6)

10 comments:

♥nat ♥ said...

I want to read any of the Maggie Stiefvater books (Lament and Ballad) since I've already read Shiver.

Valene said...

I'm going to suggest one of my favorite books, which I've been meaning to re-read. American Gods by Neil Gaiman.

I'm sure some of you others have read it, if not you definitely should. It changed my expectations of writers, totally took things to a new level.

kelegirl6 said...

I suggest Apologize, Apologize by Elizabeth Kelly.

Its a new book by Elizabeth Kelly that has received rave reviews and is said to be a great book club read!

*Aukele*

Amanda said...

I'm going to suggest 2 books that have been sitting my shelf for a few months now that I've never gotten around to reading, but have always wanted to!

The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls and Hurry Down Sunshine by Michael Greenberg.

Thanks for inspiring me to start reading (for pleasure) again. I needed this swift kick in the pants!

Amanda-

missypa2040 said...

I would like to read Interview with a Vampire, I think it would be a good book.
Melissa

Brittny said...

Anthem by Ayn Rand....Its one of my absolute favorite books and it has great meaning behind it. Its a wonderful story

Brittny said...

I also nominate The Host by Stephenie Meyer

Ivy said...

Dark Lover (Black dagger brotherhood series) J. R Ward

cindeev said...

I nominate Dead in the Family it comes out this month! So let's vote for is for June ladies!

kelegirl6 said...

I just finished reading The Shack... and it was just too good to not read again. So I am nominating it! :-) It could be classified as a Christian fiction, and so for those that do not believe in the Christian faith, the message the story brings can be used in all walks of life and faith and can still be beneficial for you!!