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Maggie's 2009 Reading Log

Posted: Thu January 1st, 2009, 9:23 am
by Maggie
My list for 2009 is listed below. Not sure I will read them all as, sometimes I get all picky about what I'm gonna read. I'm constantly on the look for new recommendations too.


# Kafka on the Shore - Haruki Murakami. Finished
# Humble Pie - Gordon Ramsey
# Soul on the Street - William Roache.. Finished.
# 1984 - George Orwell.
# The Host - Stephenie Meyer.
# Angels in my Hair - Lorna Bryne
# Contact - Carl Sagan
# Goodnight Mr Tom - Michelle Magorian
# Somewhere in Time - Richard Matheson
# Pride and Prejudice - Jane Austen
# Mists of Avalon - Marion Zimmer Bradley
# Stone of the tenth realm - Eva Gordon
# Seeking the Green - Tylluan Penry
# Destiny of Souls - Michael Newton
# Argeneau Vampire series - Lynsay sands
# The Others series - Christine Warren
# Yesterdays Children - Jenny Cockell
# The Power of Now - Eckhart Tolle

Posted: Sun January 11th, 2009, 8:35 am
by Maggie
I really enjoyed Kafka on the shore, although there were a couple of bits I wasn't keen on. But overall I really enjoyed it.
Loved the character Mr Nakata.

Now reading. The Host by Stephenie Meyer. I have found it a bit hard to get into at first, but now I'm 80 pages in and am beginning to enjoy it.

Posted: Sun January 11th, 2009, 6:39 pm
by Maggie
OK it's time I faced up to it. I'm just not enjoying The Host right now. I have tried to, but I just don't feel myself there. So have put it down for now and have started to read Contact by Carl Sagan, which so far seems really good.

Posted: Mon January 19th, 2009, 8:01 am
by Maggie
I gave up on Contact as I was struggling with it. I had to face up to it and put it away. I felt so guilty though. Love the movie but I just couldn't get into the book.