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Record of Modifications for 2006

(Complete list of books reviewed)


The following reviews were added: The Girls by Lori Lansens, Angel and Apostle by Deborah Noyes, The Hidden Assassins by Robert Wilson, Glad News of the Natural World by T. R. Pearson, Old Filth by Jane Gardam, The Chinatown Death Cloud Peril by Paul Malmont, 54 by Wu Ming, Love Burns by Edna Mazya, The Night Gardener by George Pelecanos, No Trace by Barry Maitland, Restless by William Boyd, Paint It Black by Janet Fitch, The Wrong Man by John Katzenbach, The Trudeau Vector by Juris Jurjevis, The Book of Fate by Brad Meltzer, No Good Deeds by Laura Lippman, To a Power of Three by Laura Lippman, Messenger of Truth by Jacqueline Winspear, Pardonable Lies by Jacqueline Winspear, From a Crooked Rib by Nurrudin Farah, Hopscotch by Julio Cortazár, Sick Puppy by Carl Hiaasen


The following reviews were added: Dream Boogie by Peter Guralnick, Golden Country by Jennifer Gilmore, America's Report Card by John McNally, The Book of Ralph by John McNally, The Dead Hour by Denise Mina, The Memory of Running by Ron McLarty, Lost and Found by Carolyn Parkhurst, Kushiel's Scion by Jacqueline Carey, A Garden of Vipers by Jack Kerley, Killer Instinct by Joseph Finder, The Emperor's Children by Claire Messud, Total Chaos by Jean-Claude Izzo, Chourmo by Jean-Claude Izzo, Cellophane by Marie Arana, Havana Red by Leonardo Padura, This Book Will Save Your Life by A.M. Homes, Ludmila's Broken English by DBC Pierre, Drive by James Sallis, 13 Steps Down by Ruth Rendell, Marked Man by William Lashner, Carte Blanche by Carlo Lucarelli, Hit Parade by Lawrence Block, At Risk by Stella Rimington, Hitler's Peace by Philip Kerr, Rainbow's End by Vernor Vinge, Quantico by Greg Bear

8-27-06 Updated Top Picks page, Movies and Da Vinci Code-likes pages. Also updated Today's Feature Books for each bookshelf.
8-26-06 The following reviews were added: Theft: A Love Story by Peter Carey, A Short History of Tractors in Ukranian by Marina Lewycka, City of Tiny Lights by Patrick Neate, Boot Tracks by Matthew F. Jones, Raymond + Hannah by Stephen Marche, Tenderwire by Claire Kilroy, Moonlight Hotel by Scott Anderson, Wolves of Memory by Bill James, Author, Author by David Lodge, The Stolen Child by Keith Donohue, Brethren by Robyn Young, Proof Positive by Phillip Margolin, It's Getting Later All the Time by Antonio Tabucchi, A Bit on the Side by William Trevor, The Skirt Man by Shelly Reuben, The Betrayed by David Hosp, Broken Trail by Alan Geoffrion, The Shoe Tester of Frankfort by William Genanzino, Vanishing Point by Marcia Muller, The God Particle by Richard Cox , A Yellow Raft in Blue Water by Michael Dorris, Cloud Chamber by Michael Dorris, Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Pedro Páramo by Juan Rulfo, The Art of Detection by Laurie R. King, Little Blue Whales by Kenneth R. Lewis, The Brothers K by David James Duncan
6-4-06 The following reviews were added: Backward Facing Man by Don Silver; The Bean Trees by Barbara Kingsolver; The Cattle by Greg Sarwa; Company by Max Barry; Crazy Horse by Larry McMurtry; Dead Center by David Rosenfelt; Departure Lounge by Chad Taylor; A Dirty Job by Christopher Moore; Explorers of the New Century by Magnus Mills; Eye of Vengeance by Jonathan King; Garlic and Sapphires by Ruth Reichl; Gilead by Marilynne Robinson; The Hard Way by Lee Child; Hope and Other Dangerous Pursuits by Laila Lalami; In the Miso Soup by Ryu Murakami; Kingdom Come by Tim Green; Many Ways to Get It, Many Ways to Say It by Cris Mazza; Modern Ranch Living by Mark Jude Poirier; Mohr by Frederick Reuss; My Life So Far by Jane Fonda; On Beauty by Zadie Smith; Pigs in Heaven by Barbara Kingsolver; Soldiers of Salamis by Javier Cercas; Strange Affair by Peter Robinson; Summer Snow by Rebecca Pawel; Sula by Toni Morrison; When the Nines Roll Over by David Benioff; Wolf Boy by Evan Kuhlman
5-10-06 Changing the look of the bookshelf pages. Like everyything, who knows when I'll finish.
5-1-06 The following reviews were added: Embracing Family by Nobuio Kojima, The Ruins of California by Martha Sherrill, Daniel Isn't Talking by Marti Leimbach, Aftermath by Brian Shawver, The Secret Memoirs of Jacqueline Kennedy Onnassis by Ruth Francisco, Family and Other Accidents by Shari Goldhagen, The Torquoise Ring by Grace Tiffany, Florence of Arabia by Christopher Buckley, Beautiful Lies by Lisa Unger, Renaldi Quartet by Paul Adam, Gentlemen & Players by Joanne Harris, Nightlife by Thomas Perry, Where the Truth Lies by Rupert Holmes, If You Could See Me Now by Michael Mewshaw, The Best Light Recipe by Cook's Illustrated, The Rabbit Factory by Marshall Karp, Cripple Creek by James Sallis, The Last Cato by Matilde Asensi, The Secret Supper by Javier Sierra, The Last Templar by Raymond Khoury, Vodka by Boris Starling, The Blindfold Game by Dana Stabenow

The following reviews were added: The Amalgamation Polka by Stephen Wright, Wickett's Remedy by Myla Goldberg, Slipping Into Darkness by Peter Blauner. Point of Entry by Peter Schecter, The Kindness of Strangers by Katrina Kittle, Before You Know Kindness by Chris Bohjalian, The Mercy of Thin Air by Ronlyn Domingue, False Impression by Jeffrey Archer, West Side byJohn Mackie, The Wall by Jeff Long, The House of Scorta by Laurent Gaude, The Sultan's Seal by Jenny White, Kill Me by Stephen White, Zero to the Bone by Robert Eversz, Passion by Jude Morgan, Leonardo's Swans by Karen Essex, Dark Fire by C. J. Sansom, Perfect Circle by Sean Stewart, House of Many Gods by Kiana Davenport, The House of Paper by Carlos Maria Dominguez, Mission to America by Walter Kirn, Gargoyles by Alan Nayes, The Girl with the Long Green Heart by Lawrence Block, The Devil of Nanking by Mo Hayder

3-5-06, to 3-7-06 Removed the bulletin board and made other changes to try to be seen again by Google. In past month or so has been losing ground with Google until no search of any kind is showing any MF results. Hopefully these changes will help.
2-17-06 to 3-4-06 Off to China.
1-29-06 The following reviews were added: Cotton by Christopher Wilson; Cinnamon Kiss by Walter Mosley: Eve Green by Susan Fletcher; The Sea by John Banville; Pursuit by Luiz Alfredo Garcia-Roza; Comrades in Miami by Jose Latour; The Inheritance of Loss by Kiran Desai; Love and Other Impossible Pursuits by Ayelet Waldman; The Female of the Species by Joyce Carol Oates; The Conjurer's Bird by Martin Davies; The Ice Soldier by Paul Watkins; Crescent by Diana Abu-Jaber; Wolves Eat Dogs by Martin Cruz Smith; Lost by Michael Robotham; The Tyrant's Novel by Thomas Keneally; Kinshu: Autumn Brocade by Teru Miyamoto; Bad Debts by Peter Temple; Death Dance by Linda Fairstein; Entombed by Linda Fairstein; Gotz and Meyer by David Albahar; 13 Ways of Looking at the Novel by Jane Smiley; Happiness™by Will Ferguson; Tilt A Whirl by Chris Grabenstein; Kushiel's Avatar by Jacqueline Carey; Kushiel's Chosen by Jacqueline Carey; Kushiel's Dart by Jacqueline Carey; The Good Guys by Bill Bonanno & Joe Pistone; 7 Deadly Wonders by Matthew Reilly
1-15-06 Changed copyright year to 2006; changed Jana's last name from Kraus to Perskie; fixed newsletter signup address on newsletter page; experimenting with removing amazon bibliography links on some pages to see if this will result in better google placement.
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