How to Join
the Fashion Spot / the Sidewalk Café / the Entertainment Spot
FAQ Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Rules Links Mobile How to Join
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
19-01-2014
  31
less is more
 
rox_yr_sox's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: australian in nepal
Gender: femme
Posts: 2,427
Still gunning for 50 a year, as with the last two (three?) successful years.

1. Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty by James A. Robinson and Daron Acemoğlu (currently reading)
2. Under the Banner of Heaven by John Krakauer (currently reading)
3. Old Path White Clouds: Walking in the Footsteps of the Buddha by Thich Nhat Hanh (currently reading)

__________________
[my tumblr][life is short art is long][news from nepal]
[tfs 50 book challenge][reading: the golden bowl by henry james][completed: 23]

Last edited by rox_yr_sox; 19-01-2014 at 10:49 AM.
  Reply With Quote
 
19-01-2014
  32
backstage pass
 
cloudyshambles's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Gender: femme
Posts: 756
1. Herr Aller Dinge by Andreas Eschbach

  Reply With Quote
19-01-2014
  33
front row
 
Hazel's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Poland
Gender: femme
Posts: 353
1. The Unbearable Lightness of Being - Milan Kundera
2. Bright Lights, Big City - Jay McInerney


Currently reading:
3. The Casual Vacancy - J.K. Rowling
4. The Lowland - Jhumpa Lahiri

__________________
I'm the fury in your head
  Reply With Quote
20-01-2014
  34
backstage pass
 
TanyaKiller's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Gender: femme
Posts: 666
01. The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion ***
02. Philosophy for Life by Jules Evans ****
03. Between Two Worlds by Roxana Saberi ***
04. It's Not Summer Without You by Jenny Han ****

05. Coming of Age on Zoloft by Katherine Sharpe

  Reply With Quote
21-01-2014
  35
♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥
 
Belowen's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Australia
Gender: femme
Posts: 25,858
01: A Tap On The Window by Linwood Barclay
02: The Marriage Plot by Jeffrey Eugenides
03: Dark Places by Gillian Flynn
04: How I Live Now by Meg Rosoff
05: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows

__________________

Last edited by Belowen; 21-01-2014 at 08:03 AM.
  Reply With Quote
26-01-2014
  36
backstage pass
 
TanyaKiller's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Gender: femme
Posts: 666
01. The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion ***
02. Philosophy for Life by Jules Evans ****
03. Between Two Worlds by Roxana Saberi ***
04. It's Not Summer Without You by Jenny Han ****
05. Coming of Age on Zoloft by Katherine Sharpe ****

06. Fifth Avenue, 5 A.M. by Sam Wasson

  Reply With Quote
29-01-2014
  37
♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥
 
Belowen's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Australia
Gender: femme
Posts: 25,858
01: A Tap On The Window by Linwood Barclay
02: The Marriage Plot by Jeffrey Eugenides
03: Dark Places by Gillian Flynn
04: How I Live Now by Meg Rosoff
05: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows
06: Beauty by Lauren Conrad

07: Intensity by Dean Koontz

__________________
  Reply With Quote
29-01-2014
  38
scenester
 
tarantino's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Location: Ireland
Gender: femme
Posts: 67
What I've finished in January:
- In Search of Kazakhstan: the Land that Disappeared by Christopher Robbins
- The Outsider by Albert Camus

  Reply With Quote
31-01-2014
  39
backstage pass
 
Mockingbird's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: US
Gender: femme
Posts: 596
January
1. Conduct Unbecoming
2. And the Band Played On
3. The Awakening
4. The Great Gatsby
5. East of Eden

Status: Online
 
Reply With Quote
02-02-2014
  40
front row
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Lisbon
Gender: femme
Posts: 407
1. An Abundance of Katherines, by John Green
2. The Man Who Was Thursday, by GK Chesterton

  Reply With Quote
03-02-2014
  41
go red sox
 
peacelover142002's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Undisclosed
Gender: femme
Posts: 7,524
Here's my January reads. I'm trying not too post too often so as not to clog up the thread.
  1. American Pastoral by Philip Roth
  2. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
  3. Ooh La La!: French Women's Secrets to Feeling Beautiful Every Day by Jamie Cat Callan
  4. Daily Rituals: How Artists Work by Mason Currey
  5. The Inimitable Jeeves by P.G. Wodehouse
  6. The Perfectly Imperfect Home by Deborah Needleman
  7. Jesus' Son by Denis Johnson
  8. The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende
  9. Journal of a Solitude by May Sarton
  10. Carine Roitfeld: Irreverent by Carine Roitfeld
  11. St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves by Karen Russell
  12. Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell
  13. The Complete Maus by Art Speigelman
  14. The End of Fashion: How Marketing Changed the Clothing Business Forever by Teri Agins
  15. Great House by Nicole Krauss
  16. The Arrival by Shaun Tan
  17. The Road to Wigan Pier by George Orwell
  18. As Consciousness is Harnessed to Flesh: Journals and Notebooks, 1964-1980 by Susan Sontag
  19. How to Be Alone by Jonathan Franzen
  20. Nine Inches by Tom Perrotta
  21. Revival, Vol. 1: You're Among Friends by Tim Seeley
  22. Locke and Key, Vol. 1: Welcome to Lovecraft by Joe Hill
  23. The Moviegoer by Walker Percy
  24. Blue is the Warmest Color by Julie Maroh
  25. A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki
  26. Light Boxes by Shane Jones
Currently reading:
27. The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath
28. A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin

__________________
watercolors. riveting nonfiction. noodles.
  Reply With Quote
04-02-2014
  42
backstage pass
 
cloudyshambles's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Gender: femme
Posts: 756
^wow, you read more books in January than other people read in a year!


1. Herr Aller Dinge by Andreas Eschbach
2. Me Before You by Jojo Moyes

  Reply With Quote
06-02-2014
  43
trendsetter
 
Candice89102's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: East Coast
Gender: femme
Posts: 1,183
1. Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
2. The Fault In Our Stars by John Green

__________________
jenniferanistonmariskahargitaydariawerbowy
┃tFS book challenge 2014┃currently reading ▶ In the Woods by Tana French
  Reply With Quote
07-02-2014
  44
backstage pass
 
TanyaKiller's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Gender: femme
Posts: 666
01. The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion ***
02. Philosophy for Life by Jules Evans ****
03. Between Two Worlds by Roxana Saberi ***
04. It's Not Summer Without You by Jenny Han ****
05. Coming of Age on Zoloft by Katherine Sharpe ****
06. Attachments by Rainbow Rowell ***
07. Fifth Avenue, 5 A.M. by Sam Wasson ***

08. Hatching Twitter by Nick Bilton

  Reply With Quote
07-02-2014
  45
♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥
 
Belowen's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Australia
Gender: femme
Posts: 25,858
01: A Tap On The Window by Linwood Barclay
02: The Marriage Plot by Jeffrey Eugenides
03: Dark Places by Gillian Flynn
04: How I Live Now by Meg Rosoff
05: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows
06: Beauty by Lauren Conrad

07: Intensity by Dean Koontz
08: Amy & Roger's Epic Detour by Morgan Matson

__________________
  Reply With Quote
Reply
Previous Thread | Next Thread »

Tags
2014, book, challenge
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

monitoring_string = "058526dd2635cb6818386bfd373b82a4"


 
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:20 PM.
Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
TheFashionSpot.com is a property of TotallyHer Media, LLC, an Evolve Media LLC company. ©2014 All rights reserved.