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March Books

I read 14 books in March...I'm well on my way to my 2013 goal of 125 books!

1) To Have & To Kill - Mary Jane Clark (Kindle)
2) Sea Glass Winter - JoAnn Ross (paperback)
3) One for the Money - Janet Evanovich (paperback)
4) Three Sisters - Susan Mallery (Kindle)
5) Two for the Doug - Janet Evanovich (paperback)
6) Three to Get Deadly - Janet Evanovich (paperback)
7) Stolen - Daniel Palmer (paperback-ARC received from Facebook contact with author)
8) Helpless - Daniel Palmer (Kindle)
9) Everything But A Groom - Holly Jacobs (Kindle)
10) Everything But A Bride - Holly Jacobs (Kindle)
11) Everything But A Wedding - Holly Jacobs (Kindle)
12) Everything But Christmas Eve - Holly Jacobs (Kindle)
13) Everything But A Mother - Holly Jacobs (Kindle)
14) Everything But A Dog - Holly Jacobs (Kindle)

I have to say the BEST book I read last month was Stolen by Daniel Palmer. I am a fan of his author father, Michael Palmer, and have been following Daniel on Facebook. I was able to get an ARC of Stolen by posting on his Facebook page why I would like to read it. The books sucked me in, in the FIRST paragraph, and I couldn't put it down. I would recommend it to anyone who likes suspenseful (definitely!) thrillers. TWO THUMBS UP! After finishing Stolen, I bought Helpless on Kindle, and enjoyed it as well (though Stolen was my favorite).

I started reading Evanovich's Stephanie Plum series. I thoroughly enjoyed the first three books, and subsequently bought the next six books in the series. I'm sure her writing has improved, as I found some of it a bit stilted, but I really enjoyed the Plum character and plan on reading the rest of the series!

Clark, Ross and Mallery are authors I've read in the past, and I liked their books; but I think Sea Glass Winter was my favorite of the three.

I came across the Holly Jacobs books through an e-mail I get with inexpensive or free books on Kindle. Once I read the first book, I had to read the others in the series - of course!

All in all, a good month for reading!


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