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Friday, December 19, 2008

Our Christmas Book Picks

Here's a look at what the Novel Journey staff is recommending as good books to give away as presents. (Might we also recommend them for your 2009 reading list as well.)

Gina Holmes:

Wounded, by Claudia Mair Burney

Jessica Dotta:

My Cousin Rachel, by Daphne du Maurier

Ane Mulligan:

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, by Mary Ann Shafer and Annie Barrows

Elizabeth Ludwig:

Cozy in Kansas, by Nancy Mehl

Kelly Klepfer:

Havah: The Story of Eve, by Tosca Lee

Yvonne Anderson:

The City of Dreaming Books, by Albert Moers

Noel De Vries:

Middle Grade:

The Penderwicks on Gardam Street, by Jeanne Birdsall

Cosmic, by Frank Cottrell Boyce

Masterpiece, by Elise Broach

Young Adult:

Trouble, by Gary Schmidt

Jellicoe Road, by Melina Marchetta

Fantasy/Science Fiction:

The Adoration of Jenna Fox, by Mary Pearson

The Hunger Games, by Suzanne Collins


  1. I want to read Wounded so badly! Great list! :-)

  2. It's typical Mair, and oh so good.


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