loved book httpsflic.krp8DFBf3 Tim GeersEach year I find myself reading multiple books at once. I can’t seem to pick one and settle down with it. Several call my name at once.
Out of the stacks beside my chair or bed, I have favorites when most have been read. In 2014, nothing changed.

My favorites of 2014 are listed below in no particular order:

Creative Nonfiction:

committed-front-coverCommitted by Patrick Ross

my beloved worldMy Beloved World by Sonia Sotomayor

my fathers gardensMy Father’s Gardens by Karen Levy

Always Returning: The Wisdom of PlaceAlways Returning by D.A. Hickman

Ever Faithful to His Lead CoverEver Faithful to His Lead by Kathleen Pooler

Survival LessonsSurvival Lessons by Alice Hoffman

Growing Up Country by Carol BodensteinerGrowing Up Country by Carol Bodensteiner


Ocean at end of laneThe Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman

Dear Mr. KnightleyDear Mr. Knightley by Katherine Reay

Old woman ephronThere Was an Old Woman by Hallie Ephron

AFittingPlace_FrontCover_3.5A Fitting Place by Mary Gottschalk

orchardistThe Orchardist by Amanda Coplin

bittersweetBittersweet by Miranda Beverly Whittemore

eiffel towerHow to Climb the Eiffel Tower by Elizabeth Hein

Paris wifeThe Paris Wife by Paula McLain

shadow of windThe Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

bookman's taleThe Bookman’s Tale

Novel of Zelda FZ: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald by Therese Anne Fowler

For Writers:

write within yourselfWrite Within Yourself by William Kenower

legal handbookSelf-Publisher’s Legal Handbook by Helen Sedwick

social media for writersSocial Media Just for Writers by Frances Caballo

Avoid SocialAvoid Social Media Time Suck by Frances Caballo

story engStory Engineering by Larry Brooks

Spirituality and Faith:

raw faithRaw Faith by Kasey Van Norman

the trailThe Trail by Ed Underwood

waves of changeWaves of Change by Pamela Hernandez-Kaufman LMFT,
MJ Plaster, and Dr. Melissa Riley

Now, it’s your turn. What are some of your favorite reads from 2014? 

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