Monday, July 9, 2012

Second Semester Books

Just realized that I didn't update my completed book list ALL second semester!  Some of these will be pretty sketchy since its been awhile.

36.  Fifth Avenue, 5 AM  by Sam Wasson - adult - The story behind the making of Breakfast at Tiffany's
37.  Troublemaker by Andrew Clements -middle grade - Another fine book by this author.
38.  Only Mine by Susan Mallery - adult
39.  Only Yours by Susan Mallery - adult
40.  Walker Evans:  Photographer of America by Thomas Nall - middle grade/young adult non-fiction - Very detailed and accessible book about this Depression area photographer.
41. Only His by Susan Mallery - adult
42.  Jefferson's Sons by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley - middle grade/young adult - Looks at the stories of two of Jefferson's sons by Sally Hemmings and the story of another young slave at Monticello
43.  The Endless Forest by Sara Donati - adult
44. Deception at Lyme by Carrie Bebris - adult - P&P continuation mystery - Incorporates characters and settings from Persuasion, very enjoyable
45.  The Silenced by James DeVita - young adult - A book that makes you think - a lot.
46.  Titanic: Young Survivors by Allan Zullo - middle grade non-fiction
47.  Prisoners in the Palace by Michaela MacColl - middle grade/young adult - The fictionalized story of Princess Victoria's path to becoming queen.
48.  Star Trek:  A Time for Love by Robert Greenberger - adult
49. Star Trek:  A Time to Hate by Robert Greenberger - adult
50. Stolen into Slavery: The True Story of Solmon Northrup, Free Black Man by Judith and Dennis Fradin - middle grade non-fiction - Short book telling the true story of a free black man who was tricked into slavery and unable  to gain his freedom for a decade
51. Ghosts in the Fog:  The Untold Story of Alaska's WWII Invasion by Samantha Saple - middle grade/young adult non-fiction - Great book telling of a mostly unknown event in WWII
52.  The Trouble with Mr. Darcy by Sharon Lathan - adult - P&P what if continuation story
53.  Star Trek Titan: Taking Wing by Michael A. Martin and Andy Mangels - adult
54.  Star Trek Titan: The Red King by Andy Mangels and Michael A. Martin - adult
55. Star Trek Titan:  Orion's Hounds by Christopher L. Bennett - adult
56.  The Cemetery Keepers of Gettysburg by Linda Oatman High - picture book
57.  A Picture Book of Robert E. Lee by David A. Adler - picture book
58.  John Brown:  His Fight for Freedom by John Hendrix - picture book
59. The Silent Witness by Robin Friedman - picture book - Tells the story of Appomatox Courthouse through the eyes of a young girl and her doll who lived there.
60. Louisa:  The Life of Louisa May Alcott by Yona Zeldis McDonough - picture book
61.  Lucy Maud Montgomery by Alexandra Wallner - picture book
62.   1862 Fredericksburg by KM Kostyal - picture book
63.  B is for Battle by Patricia Bauer - picture book - Civil War topics
64.  Hold the Flag High by Catherine Clinton - picture book - The story of the Massachusetts 54th Negro Regiment in the Civil War

65. Star Trek Titan:  Sword of Damocles by Geoffrey Thorne - adult
66.  The Duel:  The Parallel Lives of Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr by Judith St. George - middle grade/young adult - Interesting study of two Founding Fathers
67.  Star Trek Destiny:  Gods of Night by David Mack - adult
68.  Star Trek Destiny:  Mere Mortals by David Mack - adult
69. Star Trek Destiny: Lost Souls by David Mack - adult
70. Star Trek Titan:  Over A Torrent Sea by Christopher L. Bennet - adult - We get to meet Riker and Troi's baby!
71. Mysteries of the Mummy Kids by Kelly Milnar Halls - middle grade non-fiction
72.  Star Trek The Next Generation: Death in Winter by Michael Jan Friedman - adult
73.  Star Trek The Next Generation:  Resistance by JM Dillard - adult
74. Star Trek The Next Generation:  Q&A by Keith RA deCandido - adult
75. Star Trek Titan: Synthesis by James Swallow -adult
76. Star Trek The Next Generation: Indistinguishable From Magic by David A McIntee - adult - Love Scotty!
77.  Death Comes to Pemberly by PD James - adult - P&P characters, in a continuation - but not my style, did not enjoy
78.  Star Trek The Next Generation: Greater Than The Sum by Christopher L. Bennett - adult
79. The Reading Promise by Alice Ozma - adult - Interesting premise, Dad and daughter read every night for years - not that enthralling though
80. Star Trek Online: The Needs of the Many by Michael A Martin and Jake Sisko - adult
81.  Star Trek Typhoon Pact:  Paths of Disharmony by Dayton Ward - adult
82. The Magnificent Twelve: The Trap by Michael Grant - middle grade - Second book in the series, didn't seem as good as the first
83.  Celebrity in Death by JD Robb - adult - Eve Dallas mystery
84. The Buffalo Jump by Peter Roop - picture book
85. Keep the Lights Burning Abbie by Peter and Connie Roop - beginning chapter book - Nice bit of early historical fiction
86.  Dead End in Norvelt by Jack Gantos - middle grade - Newberry book, but just ok for me
87.  The Voice that Changed a Nation by Russell Friedman - middle grade non-fiction - Great information book about Marion Anderson
88.  Black Elk's Vision: A Lakota Story by SD Nelson - picture book
89.  Chomp by Carl Hiaasen - middle grade/young adult - Another great mystery/adventure story set in Florida with an unusual cast of characters, this time including an alligator and reality tv
90.  Truce by Jim Murphy - middle grade/young adult non-fiction - Great informational book about the first winter of WWI - nice background info about the war itself also
91.  With Courage and Cloth by Ann Bausum - young adult non-fiction - The story of the challenges in gaining the right to vote for women
92.  Star Trek Typhoon Pact:  Seize the Fire by Michael A. Martin - adult
93.  Imperative Volume One by Linda Wells - adult - P&P what if story
94.  Imperative Volume Two by Linda Wells - adult - P&P what if story
95.  Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred D. Taylor - middle grade/young adult - Our last class novel of the year
96.  Holes by Louis Sachar - middle grade - Can't believe I never read this - saw the movie and then had to read the book.
97.  The Elephant Trail by Susan Lowell - picture book

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