Sunday, January 07, 2007

One Book...

...that changed your life:
A Soldier of the Great War, Mark Helprin

...you've read more than once:
Oliver Button is a Sissy, Tomie dePaola

...you'd want on a desert island:
The Little Prince, Antoine de Saint-Exupery

...that made you laugh:
The Secret Life of Bees, Sue Monk Kidd

...that made you cry:
The Kite Runner, Khaled Hosseini

...you wish you had written:
The Life You Save May Be Your Own, Paul Elie

...you wish had never been written:
The New Friend, Charlotte Zolotow

...you're currently reading:
Letters to a Young Catholic, George Weigel

...you've been meaning to read:
Anna Karenina, Leo Tolstoy



You're all welcome to do this survey...just post it in the comments section.

3 comments:

Adeoamata said...

...that changed your life:
True Devotion to Mary- St. Louis Marie de Montfort

...you've read more than once: The Cay and Timothy of the Cay, both by Theodore Taylor

...you'd want on a desert island:
Tal- Paul Cooper

...that made you laugh:
Thank You, Jeeves- P.G. Wodehouse

...that made you cry: Little Women

...you wish you had written: the Ramona books :o)

...you wish had never been written:
Critique of Pure Reason- Emmanuel Kant

...you're currently reading: the Fellowship of the Rings

...you've been meaning to read: any of the Jane Austin novels

riskitall said...

One Book...

...that changed your life:
The World is Big and I'm So Small, William Kotzwinkle, Joe Servello

...you've read more than once:
the Outsiders, S.E. Hinton

...you'd want on a desert island:
I love you, goodnight. by Jon Buller, and Susan Schade

...that made you laugh:
The Secret Life of Bees, Sue Monk Kidd

...that made you cry:
The Kite Runner, Khaled Hosseini

...you wish you had written:
The Stones of Mourning Creek, Diane Les Bequets

...you wish had never been written:
The New Friend, Charlotte Zolotow

...you're currently reading:
Lorna Doone, R.D. Blackmore

...you've been meaning to read:
A Soldier of the Great War, Mark Helprin

W. said...

Especially since you have read The Kite Runner, I strongly recommend the second novel by Khaled Hosseini, A Thousand Splendid Suns. It was extremely powerful and has moved many, both women and men.