Thursday, December 01, 2011

Library Loot - 11/30/11

Library Loot is a weekly event co-hosted by Claire and Marg that encourages bloggers to share the books they’ve checked out from the library. If you’d like to participate, just write up your post-feel free to steal the button-and link it using the Mr. Linky any time during the week. And of course check out what other participants are getting from their libraries.   

The library staff must hate me. I always take way more books than I can read, but I like to have options... 

This is what I have currently:

New Loot:

What Alice forgot / Liane Moriarty.
Voluntary madness : my year lost and found in the loony bin / Norah Vincent.
Tiger, tiger / Margaux Fragoso.
Project Rebirth : survival and the strength of the human spirit from 9/11 survivors / by Robin Stern
Townie : a memoir / Andre Dubus III.
Handle with care : a novel / Jodi Picoult.
Unbearable lightness : a story of loss and gain / Portia De Rossi.
A secret gift : how one man's kindness--and a trove of letters--revealed the hidden history of the G
Salt marsh diary : a year on the Connecticut coast / Mark Seth Lender.
Love at first bark : how saving a dog can sometimes help you save yourself / Julie Klam.
The road / Cormac McCarthy.
The dry grass of August / Anna Jean Mayhew.
Precious and fragile things / Megan Hart.
When we were friends : a novel / Elizabeth Joy Arnold.

Leftover Loot:
The tale of Despereaux : being the story of a mouse, a princess, some soup, and a spool of thread /
Take me home : an autobiography / John Denver with Arthur Tobier.
Scattershot : my bipolar family : a memoir / David Lovelace.
Losing my faculties : a teacher's story / Brendan Halpin.
The great typo hunt : two friends changing the world, one correction at a time / Jeff Deck and Benja
A thousand sisters : my journey of hope into the worst place on earth to be a woman / Lisa Shannon ;
Miss American pie : a diary of love, secrets, and growing up in the 1970s / Margaret Sartor.
Shattered innocence : the abduction of Jaycee Lee Dugard : the untold story / Robert Scott.
Up in the air / Walter Kirn.
Give a boy a gun / Todd Strasser.
Stuart Little / E. B. White ; pictures by Garth Williams.
The Brothers' lot : a novel / by Kevin Holohan.
These things hidden / Heather Gudenkauf.
Paradise road : Jack Kerouac's Lost highway and my search for America / Jay Atkinson.
Happy accidents / Jane Lynch.
Wrecker : a novel / Summer Wood.



Anonymous said...

You should totally move Losing My Faculties to the top of the list. Excellent book.

Anonymous said...

Though I should recuse myself for obvious reasons, you could do much worse than read The Brothers' Lot

Sarah Brown said...

I used to be the same I used to borrow as many books as I was allowed at a time, great blog, new follower.