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The Kamiakin Staff's favorite books

 Staff Titles Author
Readability
Allen, M.    
Anderson, C.

 Les Miserables

A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

Siddhartha

The Odyssey

The Koran

Victor Hugo

James Joyce

Herman Hesse

Homer

Islamic Holy Book

990

1120

1010

1050

N/A

Ard, S.

Band of Brothers

To kill a Mockingbird

Terrorist Hunter

Lord of the Rings

A Case for Christ

Stehpen Ambroso

Harper Lee

Anonymous

J. R. Tolkien

Lee Strouble

Atterberry, H

Touching Spirit Bear

The DaVinci Code

The Grapes of Wrath

Cold New World

Fast Food Nation

Men Mikaelsen

Dan Brown

John Steinbeck

William Finnegan

Eric Schlosser

670

N/A

680

N/A

1240

Bacon, A.    

Bayona, T.

   
Bender, L

Mark of the Lion Series

Anne of Green Gables Series

Safely Home

The Present Darkness

The Persecutor

Franchine Rivers

Lucy Maud Montgomery

Randy Alcom

Frank Peretti

Sergei Kourdakov

N/A

990

N/A

990

N/A

Beverlin, C.

 Purpose Driven Life

Magic of Thinking Big

All Books by James L. Burke

All Books by Robert Ludlum

All Books by Robert Parker

Rick Warren

Dr. David Schwartz

James L. Burkes

Robert Ludlum

Robert Parker

 

N/A

N/A

N/A

700's

N/A

Beverlin, J.

 To Kill a Mockingbird

The Great Santini (All of Pat Conroy books)

The Secret Life of Bees

Bonecrack

the Whole Janet Evanovich

Harper Lee

Pat Conroy

Sue Monk Kidd

Dick Francis

Janet Evanovich

870

970

840

920

900's

Brenden, S.    
Butler, J.    
Carlson, J.    
Carlson, Jim

 The Godfather

The Firm

Any Alex Cross Detective Novel

The Bible

I Am Third

Mario Puzo

John Grisham

James Patterson

Prophets & Disciples

Gale Sayers

N/A

680

N/A

N/A

870

Chesterfield, J.    
Clark, D.

 Poems New and Collected

Sailing Around the Room Alone

Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

A Stranger in a Strange Land

Ulysses

Wislawa Szymborska

Billy Collins

Robert Persig

Robert Heinlein

James Joyce

N/A

N/A

1040

940

N/A

Clish, M.    
Dolven, R

Bleachers (all Grisham novels)

The Da Vinci Code

The Painted House

all Woods novels

One for the Money

John Grisham

Dan Brown

John Grisham

Stuart Woods

Janet Evanovich

Donais, J.

East of Eden

5 People You Meet in Heaven

Holes

Lovely Bones

Black Potatoes

John Steinbeck

Mitch Albom

Louis Sachar

Alice Sebold

Susan Campbell Bartoletti

700

N/A

660

890

1040

 

Duncan, K.    
Easley, R.    
Erikson, L.    
Glissmeyer, A.

Skipping Christmas (anything by Grisham)

Total Control

The Cradle Will Fall

Stillwatch

Harry Potter Series

The Tennis Shoes Series

John Grisham

David Baldacci

Mary Higgins Clarke

Mary Higgins Clarke

J.K. Rowling

Chris Heimerdinger

N/A

820

740

900

N/A

Graham, J.    
Graham, N.    
Gravenslund, V.    
Greene, D.    
Greenwell, A.

 Rebecca

Diary of an Old Soul

Psalms

Murder on the Orient Express

Vanity Fair

Daphne duMaurier

George McDonald

Holy Bible

Agatha Christie

William Thackery

880

N/A

N/A

640

1270

Haines, A.    
Hoglan, A.    
Hyde, J.    
Janke, D.    
Judy, B.    
Julian, C.    
Khan, S.

 Gone With the Wind

Far from the Madding Crowd

Rebecca

Désirée

Jane Eyre

Maragaret Mitchell

Thomas Handy

Daphen de Maurier

Annmarie Selinko

Charlotte Bronte

1100

N/A

880

n/a

890

Kirsch, R.    
Kleinknecht, G.    
Kutschkau, K

Pride and Prejudice

Random Harvest

Anne of Green Gables

Sense and Sensibility

You are Special

Jane Austin

James Hilton

Lucy Maud Montgomery

Jane Austin

Max Lucado

1100

N/A

990

1180

480

Lauderdale, R.

 Out of the Dust

Cold Mountain

Shadow Syndromes

Zen and The Brain

Meet Zachary Beaver

Karen Hesse

Charles Frazier

John J MD Ratey

James H. Austin

Kimberly Willis Holt

N/A

1210

N/A

N/A

700

Lee, G.

The Complete Works of Sherlock Holmes

Ball Four

Flyboys

Ben Franklin (Founding Fathers Series)

Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee

Sir Canan Doyle

Jim Bouton

James Bradley

?

Dee Brown

1080

N/A

N/A

N/A

1080

Littlethunder, D.    
Maher, T.    
McBee, M.

Riptide

Follow the River

Anything by Janet Evanovich

Anything by Sue Grafton

Preston

Thom

Janet Evanovich

Sue Grafton

McGuinness, K.    
Metzger, R.

Number One Lady's Detective Agency

Tales from the Arabian Nights

Anne of Green Gables

Where the Red Fern Grows

Harris and Me

Alexander McAll Smith

Richard F. Burton

LM Montgomery

Wilson Rawls

Gary Paulsen

N/A

980

990

700

1060

Miller, C.    
Mineke, R.

Dance Hall of the Dead & Others

Gone the Dreams & Dancing

Entire "Little House" Series

1# Ladies Detective Series

Mrs. Polifax Series

Tony Hillerman

Douglas C. Jones

Laura Ingalls Wilder

Alexander MacCall Smith

Dorothy Gilman

870

N/A

760

N/A

900

Morgan, S.

 All Books (1-9) Janet Evanovich

The Autobiography of Henry VIII

I, Elizabeth

The Other Boleyn Girl

Texas Series

Janet Evanovich

Footnotes by Will Somers

Rosalind Miles

Philippa Gregory

Fern Michaels

Nobbs, L.

Gone With the Wind

Secret Life of Bees

Fat Kid Rules the World

The Merlin Trilogy

Anything by Rosamunde Pilcher

 

Margaret Mitchell

Kidd

K.L. Going

Mary Stewart

Rosamunde Pilche

Odgan, T.
Olsen, C.

All the Left Behind Books

Blessed Child, A Man Called Blessed

Mission Compromised, Jericho Sanction

Eli, Face of God, Blood of Heaven

The Lies of the Saints, Out of the Shadows

 

Tim LeHaye & Jerry Jenkins

Ted Dekker & Bill Bright

Oliver North

Bill Myers

Sigmund Brouwer

 

Painter, M.

Rules of the Road

Whale Talk

Ender's Game

Into Thin Air

The Golden Compass

Joan Baver

Chris Crutcher

Orson S. Card

J. Krakauer

Philip Pullman

850

1000

780

1320

930

Palomarez, L.    
Potter, C.    
Price, D.    
Ramsey, J.    
Razor,L.

 Make Lemonade

Stotan

Jane Eyre

Bless Me Ultima

When the Legends Die

Virginia Euver-Wolff

Chris Crutcher

Charlotte Bronte

Rudolfo Anaya

Hal Borland

890

1020

890

840

850

Rockefeller, R.

One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest

To Kill a Mockingbird

The Catcher and the Rye

For Whom the Bell Tolls

Drive: The Story of My Life

Ken Kesey

Harper Lee

J.D. Salinger

Hemingway

Larry Bird & Bob Ryan

1100

870

790

840

900

Rose, D.    
Russell, K.    
Sandmeier, D.

Exodus

Milagro Beanfield War

Huckleberry Finn

Lonesome Dove

The last Convertible

Leon Uris

John Nichols

Mark Twain

Larry Mc Murrey

Anton Myrer

920

N/A

990

N/A

N/A

Scheele, T.

White Oleander

Poisonwood Bible

The Lovely Bones

The Stone Diaries

Any book by Anne Tyler

Kathryn Blair

Barbara Kingsolver

Alice Sebold

Carol Shields

Anne Tyler

N/A

960

890

1160

N/A

Schlekeway, J.    
Schneider, J.    
Schumacher, T

Season on the Brink

To Kill a Mockingbird

Drive: The Story of My Life

Leading With The Heart

Tom Sawyer

John Feinstein

Harper Lee

Larry Bird

Mike Krzyzewski

Mark Twain

Senor, D.    
Speakes, D.    
St Hilaire, A.

 To Kill a Mockingbird

Cuando era puertarriqueña

Carmelo

Bridget Jones' Diary

Soñar en cubano

Harper Lee

Esmeralda Santiago

Sandra Cisneros

 

Cristina Garcia

Stallings, C.    
Swenson, S.    
Thorne, K.    
Van Eaton, J.

 Shadow Divers

The Best of O. Henry

The Green Mile

The Sunflower: On the Possibilities and Limits of Forgiveness

The Dark Tower (Series)

Robert Kurson

O. Henry

Stephen King

Simon Wiesenthal

Stephen King

N/A

N/A

910

N/A

N/A

Werner, J.    
Willinghan, L.    
Wilson, H.

 Where the Red Fern Grows

Harry Potter (Series)

One 4 the Money (Series)

In Death (Series)

Anything by James Patterson

Wilson Rawls

JK Rowling

Janet Evonavich

JD Robb

James Patterson

700

900's

N/A

N/A

N/A

Wilson, R.    
Winward, A.

 Seven Habits of Highly Effective People

Seven Habits of Highly Effective Teens

Hens Teeth and Horse Toes

Little Women

Sense & Sensibility

Stephen R. Covey

Stephen R. Covey

Stephen Jay Gould

Luisa May Alcott

Jane Austen

N/A

N/A

N/A

1200

1180

Wright, D.    
Young, J.    
     

 

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