Saturday, March 10, 2012

Library Loot: Second Trip in March

New Loot:
  • The Bookends of the Christian Life by Jerry Bridges and Bob Bevington
  • The Complete C.S. Lewis Signature Classics by C.S. Lewis
  • Orthodoxy by G.K. Chesterton
  • Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy: A Righteous Gentile vs. The Third Reich by Eric Metaxas
  • Pandemonium by Lauren Oliver
  • Read This Next: 500 of the Best Books You'll Ever Read by Sandra Newman and Howard Mittelmark
  • The Fat Years by Chan Koonchung, translated from the Chinese by Michael S. Duke.
  • Conscience: Two Soldiers, Two Pacifists, One Family: A Test of Will and Faith in World War I. by Louisa Thomas
  • Macbeth: A True Story by Fiona Watson
  • The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey
  • 25 Books Every Christian Should Read: A Guide to The Essential Spiritual Classics edited by Julia L. Roller
  • Penny and Her Song by Kevin Henkes
  • No Go Sleep by Kate Feiffer
  • UnBEElievables: Honeybee poems and Paintings by Douglas Florian
  • The Guns of August by Barbara W. Tuchman
  • For All the Tea in China: How England Stole the World's Favorite Drink and Changed History by Sara Rose
  • Kristallnacht: Prelude to Destruction by Martin Gilbert
  • Kasztner's Train: The True Story of an Unknown Hero of the Holocaust by Anna Porter
Leftover Loot:
  • Midnight in Austenland by Shannon Hale
  • The War to End All Wars: World War I by Russell Freedman  
  • The Invisible Bridge by Julie Orringer
  • All That I Am by Anna Funder
  • A Woman in Berlin: Eight Weeks in the Conquered City: A Diary by Anonymous
  • Dreamers of the Day by Mary Doria Russell
  • No Time to Wave Goodbye by Ben Wicks
  • Elsie and Mairi Go To War: Two Extraordinary Women on the Western Front by Diane Atkinson
 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.    


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3 comments:

Harvee 2:46 PM  

Good luck with your big pile of library books! I borrowed only two from the library, have skimmed through one and have the other left to go, hopefully to read all of it.

Linda 8:28 PM  

I just put For All the Tea in China on my library queue! Enjoy your loot.

Tanya Patrice 9:32 AM  

Ooh what a wonderful stash - I want to read Pandemonium too, but waiting a little till I clear the pile.

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