2019

What I Thought

*did not like **ok ***liked ****really liked *****loved it 

  1. Of Blood and Bone by Nora Roberts *** fiction, post-apocalyptic, preparing for war, good vs evil
  2. Long Road To Mercy by David Baldacci *** fiction, FBI, kidnapping, mystery
  3. Room by Emma Donoghue *** fiction, captives, mother and child
  4. Past Tense by Lee Child **** fiction, genealogy, mystery
  5. When The Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens*****fiction, abandonment, resilience, courage
  6. My Girls by Todd Fisher** memoir, family of Debbie Reynolds
  7. The Clockmaker’s Daughter by Kate Morton **** fiction, mystery, death, ghost
  8. Dangerous Mistakes by Susan Hunter***fiction, family, murder, suicide, secrets
  9. Connections In Death by J.D. Robb*** fiction, urban gangs, territory, conspiracy
  10. Switched On by John Elder Robison ***memoir, autism, research, brain therapy
  11. In The Shadows by Julie Mellon ** fiction, crime, protectors, families
  12. The Sound And The Furry by Spencer Quinn***fiction, mystery, families, dog companion/partner
  13. Holy Ghost by John Sanford *** fiction, murder, greed, hoax
  14. The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris **** fiction based on true story, love, survival
  15. To Fetch A Thief by Spencer Quinn****fiction, kidnapped animals, circus
  16. In Good Faith by Scott Pratt **** fiction, murders, friendship, evil
  17. The Pecan Man by Cassie Dandridge Selleck *** fiction, family, race relations, secrets
  18. Run Away by Harlan Coben *** fiction, family, lies, secrets, hiding
  19. Never Tell by Lisa Gardner *** fiction, police, informant, family, secrets, survivors
  20. Here and Now and Then by Mike Chen **** sci-fi, time travel, father and daughter
  21. Dark Tribute by Iris Johansen *** fiction, revenge, killers, guardians
  22. The Good Son by Dustin Stevens *** fiction, serial killer, detective w/canine partner
  23. Redemption by David Baldacci **** fiction, murders, spies, conspiracy, memories
  24. The Kid by Dustin Stevens *** fiction, revenge, retaliation, mourning
  25. The Partnership by Dustin Stevens***fiction, sex trafficking, murder
  26. Nine Perfect Strangers by Laine Moriarty*** fiction, health resort, deception
  27. What She Knew by Gilly Macmillan ***fiction, kidnapping, deception
  28. The Lost Girls Of Paris by Pam Jenoff****historical fiction, WWII British agents, first women agents
  29. Neon Prey by John Sanford***fiction, serial killer, US Marshall, FBI
  30. The Never Game by Jeffery Deaver*** fiction, video games, missing persons, tracker
  31. The Huntress by Kate Quinn *** fiction, WWII, deception, Nazi hunters
  32. The Night Window by Dean Koontz****fiction, conspiracy, mind control, courage
  33. The Last Romantics by Tara Conklin **** fiction, siblings, love, guilt, secrets
  34. Daisy Jones and the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid *** fiction. 1970’s, rock band, relationships
  35. The Stranger Diaries by Elly Griffiths***fiction, diary, killings, friends, mother, daughter
  36. The Lost Night by Andrea Bartz***fiction, drugs, alcohol, mystery, friends
  37. I Know You Know by Gilly Macmillan*** fiction, murders, corruption, secrets
  38. Bring Her Home by David Bell**** fiction, father & daughter, mistaken identity, mystery
  39. The Last House Guest by Megan Miranda ***fiction, murder, friendship, bribery
  40. The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides *** fiction, marriage, murder, criminal psychotherapy
  41. Normal People by Sally Rooney ** fiction, relationships, self-destruction, search for meaning
  42. The Sentence Is Death by Anthony Horowitz *** fiction, friends, betrayal
  43. Paranoid by Lisa Jackson ****fiction, murder, relationships, secrets, lies
  44. The Guest Book by Sarah Blake *** fiction, family, secrets,status,prejudice
  45. The Year Of The Flood by Margaret Atwood*** fiction, end times, survivors
  46. One Good Deed by David Baldacci  *** fiction, murders, betrayal
  47. Willing To Die by Lisa Jackson *** fiction, family, money, vengeance
  48. Home For Erring and Outcast Girls by Julie Kibler *** fiction, despair, friendship, hope,home
  49. Death Without Company by Craig Johnson *** fiction, contemporary western, sheriff, Native Americans, mystery
  50. Ask Again,Yes by Mary Beth Keane **** fiction, family, tragedy, resilience
  51. Backlash by Brad Thor *** fiction, rescue, revenge, politics, intrigue
  52. Recursion by Blake Crouch ** fiction, time shifting, mind altering science
  53. Mrs. Everything by Jennifer Weiner*** fiction, sisters, women’s lib, daughters, dreams
  54. Girls Like Us by Cristina Alger *** fiction, police, FBI, sex trafficking, murder
  55. The Girl Who Lived Twice by David Lagercrantz *** fiction, sisters, friends, revenge, conspiracy
  56. Lock Every Door by Riley Sager **** fiction, apartment sitters, secrets, disappearances
  57. Whisper Network by Chandler Baker *** fiction, men and women, secrets, workplace 
  58. The Nanny by Gilly Macmillan *** fiction, society, family, deception 
  59. Summer Of ’69 by Elin Hilderbrand***fiction, family ties, prejudice,attitudes
  60. Evvie Drake Starts Over by Linda Holmes***fiction, love lost and found, grief, friends, healing
  61. The Testaments by Margaret Atwood*** fiction, future world, 3 women’s stories, radical political power
  62. City Of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert *** fiction, women, relationships, sexuality
  63. The World That We Knew by Alice Hoffman*****fiction, WWII ,France, Jews, love, courage
  64. Talking To Strangers by Malcom Gladwell *** non-fiction, deceptions and misconceptions, conflicts and misunderstandings in interactions with those we don’t know