MONTHLY WRAP-UP: GOODBYE, NOVEMBER!

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Welcome, December!  Before we settle into the new month, let’s take a peek back at November.  What books did we read, love, and add to our shelves? 

Then hop over to Kathryn’s Book Date, add your link and visit all the others who are sharing their wrap-ups.

Now for what I read:   my titles (below) are linked to their reviews.

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NOVEMBER 2016:

1.American Heiress, by Jeffrey Toobin, 339 pages – (nonfiction) – 11/6/16

2. Echoes of Family (e-book), by Barbara Claypole White – 382 pages – (contemporary fiction) – 11/29/16

3. Hillbilly Elegy (e-book), by J. D. Vance – 257 pages – (memoir) – 11/19/16

4.  Inheriting Edith (e-book), by Zoe Fishman – 320 pages – (contemporary fiction) – 11/22/16

5.In Twenty Years (e-book), by Allison Winn Scotch – 334 pages – (contemporary fiction) – 11/2/16

6.Last Good Girl, The (e-book), by Allison Leotta – 304 pages – (mystery/thriller) – 11/4/16

7. Murder Game, The (e-book), by Catherine McKenzie writing as Julie Apple – 303 pages – (legal suspense) – 11/25/16

8. Results May Vary (e-book), by Bethany Chase – 352 pages – (contemporary fiction) – 11/12/16

9.  Rosemary:  The Hidden Kennedy Daughter, by Kate Clifford Larson – 231 pages – (nonfiction/biography) – 11/13/16

10. Send in the Clowns (e-book), by Julie Mulhern – 246 pages – (cozy mystery) – 11/17/16

11. Stealing Jason Wilde (e-book), by Dee Ernst – 208 pages – (romantic fiction) – 11/7/16

12. Two-Family House, The (e-book), by Lynda Cohen Loigman – 290 pages – (historical fiction) – 11/9/16

13.  Two If by Sea (e-book), by Jacquelyn Mitchard – 416 pages – (literary fiction) – 11/23/16

14. Unsinkable, by Debbie Reynolds – 283 pages – (memoir) – 11/8/16

15.  While You Were Sleeping (e-book), by Kathryn Croft – 320 pages – (psychological thriller) – 11/30/16

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NUMBER OF BOOKS READ IN NOVEMBER 2016:         15

NUMBER OF PAGES READ IN NOVEMBER 2016:    4,585

BOOKS READ YTD:                                                                     150

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FAVORITE FICTION BOOKS:

 

 

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FAVORITE NONFICTION:

 

 

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17 thoughts on “MONTHLY WRAP-UP: GOODBYE, NOVEMBER!

  1. I’m currently reading While You Were Sleeping, so I’m glad to see it’s one of your favorites of the month! I listened to Catherine McKenzie’s Fractured, but haven’t picked up The Murder Game yet – I liked Fractured…very interesting book. Did you read it yet? I have Rosemary on my shelf…love all things Kennedy!!!

    Happy December!!!

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    • Thanks, Kathryn, and while I’ve enjoyed all of Catherine’s books, these last two have really done it for me. She only wrote The Murder Game under a different name, as it was the name of her character in Fractured; a character who had written a book that caused a lot of trouble for her.

      I don’t know if she’ll write more books by this “character.” But I enjoyed how it made that character feel so real.

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    • Thanks, Cleo, there were so many books I loved in November that it was hard to pick a favorite…so, of course, I picked two fiction and one nonfiction.

      American Heiress was very good, but for page-turning intensity, While You Were Sleeping and The Murder Game were my all-time favorites of the month.

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