Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Books of 2016

To have continuity of my reading lists - here is 2016.    I finally found time to read more again!   

JANUARY:
The Hiding Place (273)
Pretty Girls (421)
We Never Asked For Wings (310)
January Total: 1,004 
Book Count:  3


FEBRUARY:
Life As I Blow It (258)
The Young Elites (368)
Big Little Lies (512)
Has Anyone Seen My Pants? (289)
The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend (402)
Lost in the Sun (304)
Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World (277)
Surprised by Joy (253)
Finding Audrey (306)
The Fault in Our Stars (332)
February Total: 3,301
Book Count: 10

MARCH:
American Housewife: Stories (210)
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (352)
C. S. Lewis - A Life: Eccentric Genius, Reluctant Prophet (449)
Food: A Love Story (354)
Legend (318)
Home Front (397)
The Interestings (482)
Where They Found Her (341)
Before I Go To Sleep (515)
A History of the World in 6 Glasses (311)
Recovering Redemption (211)
The Chamber (676)
Everything I Never Told You (298)
March Total: 4,914
Book Count: 13

APRIL:
Hollow City: The 2nd Novel of Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children (400)
Orange Is the New Black (322)
The Girl's Still Got It (240)
When Breath Becomes Air (258)
April Total: 1,220
Book Count: 4

MAY:
Future Crimes (610)
The Forgetting Time (368)
Find Her (414)
Prodigy (386)
May Total: 1,778
Book Count: 4

JUNE:
Euphoria (273)
Looking for Lovely (149)
Library of Souls: The 3rd Novel of Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children (465)
Multiply: Disciples Making Disciples (338)
Wedding Night (465)
I've Got Your Number (449)
June Total: 2,139
Book Count:6

JULY:
Counting by 7s (386)
Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World (335)
Live Fast Die Hot (273)
The Devil Wears Prada (448)
A Million Little Ways (226)
July Total: 1,668
Book Count: 5

AUGUST: 
The Opposite of Everyone (310)
Somebody I Used to Know (434)
August Total:  744
Book Count: 2

SEPTEMBER:
Crazy Love (226)
The Life We Bury (306)
What She Left Behind (337)
Twenties Girl (514)
Tell Me Three Things (336)
September Total:  1,719
Book Count: 5

OCTOBER:
The 100 Year Miracle (320)
Grey's Anatomy TV Series (Season 1-12) 
October Total:  320
Book Count:  1 
Grey's Episodes:  265


NOVEMBER:
Wonder (322)

Page Total: 19,029
Book Total: 55

Sunday, January 1, 2017

Best of 2016

Best of 2016


Best Event:  Girls trip to Austin
Best Movie:  Gilmore Girls:  A Year in the Life  (yah yah not a movie, still the best!) 
Best Over-Played Song:  Cheap Thrills was the song that never seemed to stop playing on the radio.
Best Book:  Wonder
Best New-ity of 2016: M starting Kindergarten!!  Two kids in full time school! 
Most Shocking News of 2016:  Election Chaos

Events of 2016 in no particular order:
1. Gymnastics
2.  Ace excelling at reading challenges
3.  Happy Lungs!
4.  Vegas!
5.   Fun with the Sharks!
6.  Winning my Fantasy Football League
7.  Great Wolf Lodge with the fam
8.  Military
9.   12 year anniversary in Seattle with LH
10. Epic Mad Hatter Tea Party for M