Thursday, November 26, 2009

Booking through Thankful Thursdays

First I wish all my American friends A Very Happy Thanksgiving!

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What books and authors are you particularly thankful for this year?

I am thankful to have read a lot of good books this year. A few of those are:

The Cellist of Sarajevo by Steven Galloway

The Suicide Collecters by David Oppegaard

I Know This Much is True by Wally Lamb

A Climb Through Altered Landscapes by Ian Parks (Poetry)

The Lost Book of Salem by Katherine Howe

Cleopatra's Daughter by Michelle Moran

Judah's Lion by Anne Caston (Poetry)

Also I am thankful to have discovered the following authors:

T L Hines

Karen Rose

Katherine Howell

Louise Penny

Colin Cotterill

Clive Matson (Poet)

M J Rose

Betina Krahn


Anonymous said...

I very nearly put The Cellist of Sarajevo in my post today, its wonderful isnt it?

Veens said...

Cleopatra's Daughter was a great book! others I have not read :)

Anonymous said...

I've just read your reviews of the Salem book and the Cellist and I will be looking out for them in the library...

Camryn said...

Cleopatra's Daughter sounds like a wonderful book. I can't wait to read it myself. Ancient Rome is definitely an interesting setting. :)

(Diane) Bibliophile By the Sea said...

Loved this post. I also enjoyed Cellist of Sarajevo; The Hour I First Believed, and the Katerine Howe book.

bermudaonion said...

I haven't read any of the books on your list, but I do have a few of them in my TBR pile.

MJRose said...

Thank you for mentioning me - I'm honored!

rhapsodyinbooks said...

That's a very good list, and a great idea to list books and authors you are thankful for!

Marce said...

I liked that you included your authors.

Here is mine

Novroz said...

I haven't read any in your list yet...but I will if I ever find them in my country's bookstores

Brooke from The Bluestocking Guide said...

I haven't heard of most of these.

Happy Thanksgiving. Here is mine

Matt said...

For today’s post, I don’t want to give away my top 10 books of the read, so I highlight authors whom I have discovered and re-connected this year. :) The Cellist of Sarajevo, by the way, is on my list.

Alyce said...

Thanks for the holiday wishes! I have The Cellist of Sarajevo on my wishlist - everyone seems to like it.

Jen at Introverted Reader said...

I've been hearing a lot of good things about Cleopatra's Daughter. I'll have to check it out. And The Cellist of Sarajevo.