Thursday, August 30, 2007

April through August 2005 Recommendations

David Liss's A Conspiracy of Paper (mystery)
Peter Dickinson and Robin McKinley's Water: Tales of Elemental Spirits (fantasy; short stories)
Clive Cussler's novel Sahara
David Skibbins's Eight of Swords
Millions by Frank Cottrell Boyce (children's literature)
Jane Fonda: My Life So Far (memoir)
Cut and Run by Ridley Pearson (thriller)
David Crystal's The Stories of English (nonfiction)
Any book--ANY--by Ray Bradbury [Dandelion Wine, The Martian Chronicles, The Illustrated Man, I Sing the Body Electric, The October Country, or Something Wicked This Way Comes]
Sam Weller, The Bradbury Chronicles: The Life of Ray Bradbury: Predicting the Past, Remembering the Future (biography; nonfiction)
Michael Connelly, The Closers
Kate Burridge Blooming English
Richard Peck's Invitations to the World (memoir; nonfiction)
The Ring Bear, written by David Michael Slater and illustrated by S.G. Brooks (picture book)
Robert A. Heinlein: Citizen of the Galaxy; Tunnel in the Sky; Farnham's Freehold; The Door into Summer; Glory Road; The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress; Starman Jones; Starship Troopers; Star Beast. (science fiction)
Hilari Bell's The Wizard Test
Shannon Hale: Goose Girl, Enna Burning, Princess Academy (young adult lit)
Hilari Bell's The Goblin Wood (young adult lit)
Diana Wynne Jones Conrad's Fate; Howl's Moving Castle; Castle in the Air (young adult lit; fantasy)
Lawrence Block's Grifter's Game
David Dodge's Plunder of the Sun
Hand-me-down, by Lee Nichols

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