Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Show us your books: 2015 Edition

Life According to Steph


One thing I know I want to do in 2016 - MORE READING!

I got in 40 books this year - which for my schedule, is pretty good. But I see that some of you do like 40 books in 2 months... & I'm jealous...

but I love joining in today with Life According to Steph for the big bang - the best books you've read in 2015... I'm going to love visiting everyone's pages & seeing what they recommend.  Especially since I'm always behind on the reading front...

but here's my favs of 2015

... & I'll try & sum them up Twitter style... fast & quick...

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Real Housewives style with a little twisty murder plot



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Christian lifestyle & lessons learned weaved into 
Dancing with the Stars



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Partner to husband, Best friend to daughter, crazy to others.  Bernadette leaves to show the truth to everyone who she really is.



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A look behind at how fairy tale a fairy tale romance can be in a royal family


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A year quest about prayer of all denominations, faiths & seeing how others feel like prayer works in their lives.


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Based off the story of Joseph in the Bible, we're reminded that what Satan indeed for bad, God can redeem for good.



These were my 5-star books for the year...

I totally recommend every one of them...
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Have you read any of these?

What's your best book of 2015?


20 comments:

  1. I really love your format- you told me what the book was about and now my curiosity is peaked! I definitely need to check out "A Year of Living Prayerfully"! I think that sounds like a good read. (And 40 books still blows me out of the water!)

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  2. I so love how you described big little lies, now I have to read it!! xo, Biana -BlovedBoston

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  3. I want to read Candace Cameron Bure's book.

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  4. MFD might like that living prayerfully book...I might get that for him for our upcoming trip - super long flights mean books are needed!

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  5. yay the royal we! love. i loved big little lies too. hopefully i'll get to that bernadette book this year!

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  6. i loved the royal we!!! BLL is on my list.

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  7. I selected Where'd You Go, Bernadette for a reading challenge, and I haven't had a chance to read it just yet! I'm hoping to read it in 2016. I've loved everything by Liane Moriarty, and The Royal We sounds like a book that I would love!

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  8. I love everything and anything written by Liane Moriarty! We read Big Little Lies for my bookclub and everyone loved it! Have you read any of her other books?

    Amanda
    http://anchoredtosunshine.com

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  9. I just finished The Royal We a couple of days ago and was so sad for it to end! I've got my fingers crossed for a sequel or a movie ;) Loved all of the Liane Moriarty books I've read this year, too!

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  10. I LOVED Bernadette! Such an interesting book, once you get used to the weird way it's written. Big Little Lies was great, too.

    Thanks for linking up with me and Steph!

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  11. I don't think I've read Big Little Lies yet! I need to get on that. And yes, Bernadette was so good!

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  12. I have that last book, but haven't read the full thing!! I need to pick it back up and finish it!

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  13. I am sad to admit none of the above. I barely read lol you know how things get squeezed out...

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  14. I tried to re-read all the Harry Potter books, but I didn't quite make it. I think my favorite new book was The Martian.

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  15. Love these little blurbs about each book! I haven't heard of that Lucado book, but am definitely going to check it out now!

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  16. Did you hear Big Little Lies is getting made into an HBO mini-series (or something like that)? Bernadette is on my tbr.

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  17. I haven't read any of those -- but I'm always looking for good book recommendations so I added them to my Goodreads list. I had actually forgotten several of the books I read this year until I saw them on my Goodreads list -- they were good/great/not-so-great while I was reading them and then I promptly forgot them. Oh well ...

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  18. Oh these all look like great books! Getting back to reading books is something I want to get back to! I don't know how you were able to read so many between working full time, blogging (TWO blogs) and running and all the exercise videos you do!

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  19. Bernadette is on my list to read but it got mixed review so I am waiting to read it when I have a lull.

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  20. I so keep wanting to read Candace's book!!

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