Top 10 Lists

My TOP TEN LISTS, for 2002 through the present year, are below:

[Jump to Year: 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014] | 2015] | 2016]

2002 TOP TENS

1. ON EVERY SIDE by Karen Kingsbury

2. LORD OF FIRE by Gaelen Foley

3. LORD OF ICE by Gaelen Foley

4. THE STONE OF LIGHT: Nefer the Silent by Christian Jacq

5. TRANSGRESSION by Randall Ingermanson

6. EYES OF ELISHA by Brandilyn Collins

7. THE SEAT BESIDE ME by Nancy Moser

8. TENDING ROSES by Lisa Wingate

9. BABY CATCHER: Chronicles of a Modern Midwife by Peggy Vincent

10. GREAT WITH CHILD: On Life, Love, and Becoming a Mother by Debra Reinstra


2003 TOP TENS

1. WRITER FERRETS: Chasing the Muse by Richard Bach

2. SO MANY BOOKS, SO LITTLE TIME by Sara Nelson

3. THE DA VINCI CODE by Dan Brown

4. READING LOLITA IN TEHRAN by Azar Nafisi

5. GIRL MEETS GOD: On the Path to a Spiritual Life by Lauren Winner

6. MAKING A LITERARY LIFE: Advice for Writers & Other Dreamers by Carolyn See

7. THE BOOK OF Q by Jonathan Rabb

8. LED ASTRAY by Sandra Brown

9. TWO FROM GALILEE by Marjorie Holmes

10. BLACKBERRY WINE by Joanne Harris

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2004 TOP TENS

1. THE MOON BELOW by Barbara Bickmore (reread)

2. WRITER FERRETS: Chasing the Muse by Richard Bach (reread)

3. GIFTED HANDS: The Dr. Ben Carson Story by Ben Carson, M.D. (reread)

4. ELIXIR: A NOVEL by Davis Bunn

5. THE QUEEN’S FOOL by Philippa Gregory

6. TIME LOTTERY by Nancy Moser

7. HADASSAH: One Night With the King by Tommy Tenney

8. TEARS IN A BOTTLE by Sylvia Bambola

9. ANGRY HOUSEWIVES EATING BON BONS by Lorna Landvik

10. AN HONEST LIFE by Dana Corbit

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2005 TOP TENS

1. VELVET ELVIS: Repainting the Christian Faith by Rob Bell

2. THE BARBARIAN WAY by Erwin Raphael McManus

3. A SCANDALOUS FREEDOM by Steve Brown

4. SAVANNAH FROM SAVANNAH by Denise Hildreth

5. INKHEART by Cornelia Funke

6. THIN WITHIN: A Grace-Oriented Approach to Lasting Weight Loss by Judy Halliday

7. WALK AWAY THE POUNDS by Leslie Sansone

8. A BRIDE MOST BEGRUDGING by Deeanne Gist

9. ONE NIGHT OF SIN by Gaelen Foley

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2006 TOP TENS

1. RELENTLESS – Robin Parrish (Dominion Trilogy, book 1)

2. INTUITIVE EATING – Evelyn Tribole, Elyse Resch

3. EVERYTHING’S COMING UP JOSEY – Susan May Warren

4. STOLEN LIVES – Brian Reaves

5. THE DEVIL’S HEIRESS – Jo Beverley

6. MINDLESS EATING – Brian Wansink

7. THE LAZARUS TRAP – Davis Bunn

8. REKINDLED – Tamera Alexander

9. MORE JESUS, LESS RELIGION – Stephen Arterburn

10. GONE WITH THE WIND – Margaret Mitchell

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2007 TOP TENS

1. THE BACKWARD LIFE – Jarrod Jones

2. JESUS IN THE MARGINS – Rick McKinley

3. FEARLESS – Robin Parrish (Dominion Trilogy, book 2)

4. WHAT’S REALLY HOLDING YOU BACK? – Valorie Burton

5. MOLOKA’I – Alan Brennert

6. THE DARING FEMALE’S GUIDE TO ECSTATIC LIVING – Natasha Kogan

7. GET OUT OF THAT PIT! – Beth Moore

8. ENVY – Sandra Brown

9. FATTITUDES – Jeffrey & Norean Wilbert

10. A LADY’S GUIDE TO RAKES – Kathryn Caskie

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2008 TOP TENS

1. MERCILESS – Robin Parrish (Dominion Trilogy, book 3)

2. THE DIPLOMAT’S WIFE – Pam Jenoff

3. SECRETS OF A FORMER FAT GIRL – Lisa Delaney

4. LOSING THE MOON – Patti Callahan Henry

5. THE NO S DIET – Reinhard Engels

6. THE GAZEBO – Emily Grayson

7. TWILIGHT – Stephenie Meyer

8. ECLIPSE – Stephenie Meyer

9. A HOPELESS ROMANTIC – Harriet Evans

10. SAME KIND OF DIFFERENT AS ME – Ron Hall with Denver Moore

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2009 TOP TENS

1. 10 THINGS I HATE ABOUT CHRISTIANITY by Jason T. Berggren

2. YESTERDAY’S EMBERS by Deborah Raney

3. IT’S ALL TOO MUCH by Peter Walsh

4. NEVER GIVE UP by Joyce Meyer

5. JUST LIKE THAT by Marsha Qualey

6. VINCE & JOY by Lisa Jewel

7. THE KOMMANDANT’S GIRL by Pam Jenoff

8. THIRST (vol.1) by Christopher Pike

9. AN EYE FOR AN EYE by Irene Hannon

10. THE UNLIKELY DISCIPLE by Kevin Roose

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2010 TOP TENS

1. ABIGAIL by Jill Eileen Smith

2. SWITCH by Chip Heath & Dan Heath

3. CRAVE by Chris Tomlinson

4. THE EDEN DIET by Rita Hancock, M.D.

5. THE MAILBOX by Marybeth Whalen

6. YOUR ROOTS ARE SHOWING by Elise Chidley

7. SHADOW HILLS by Anastasia Hopcus

8. THE RENAISSANCE SOUL by Margaret Lobenstine

9. MARKED by P.C. & Kristin Cast

10. WATER FOR ELEPHANTS by Sara Gruen

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2011 TOP TENS

1. MADE TO CRAVE by Lysa Terkeurst

2. THE LADY OF BOLTON HILL by Elizabeth Camden

3. A HIDDEN AFFAIR by Pam Jenoff

4. RESHAPING IT ALL by Candace Cameron Bure

5. SOMETHING BORROWED by Emily Giffin

6. MISTRESS OF ROME by Kate Quinn

7. BEAUTIFUL OUTLAW by John Eldredge

8. KISS OF NIGHT by Debbie Viguie

9. INCOGNITO by Gregory Murphy

10. FORBIDDEN by Ted Dekker & Tosca Lee

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2012 TOP TENS

1. YOU’RE ALREADY AMAZING by Holley Gerth

2. STARCROSSED by Josephine Angelini

3. THE ETERNAL ONES by Kristen Miller

4. KISS, CRUSH, COLLIDE by Christina Meredith

5. MY STUBBORN HEART by Becky Wade

6. WHAT HAPPENED TO GOODBYE by Sarah Dessen

7. FIREWORKS OVER TOCCOA by Jeffrey Stepakoff

8. PUSHING THE LIMITS by Katie McGarry

9. PRACTICING THE PRESENCE OF JESUS by Wally Armstrong

10. WHEN GOD WRITES YOUR LOVE STORY by Eric & Leslie Ludy

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2013 TOP TENS

1. THE ART FORGER by B. A. Shapiro

2. VANISHED by Irene Hannon

3. PROS OF PROZAC by Beca Mark

4. START WITH WHY by Simon Sinek

5. THE BOOTSTRAP VA by Lisa Morosky

6. A MILLION LITTLE WAYS by Emily Freeman

7. THE EFFORTLESS YES by Julie Steelman

8. THE START-UP OF YOU by Ben Casnocha & Reid Hoffmann

9. THE WISHING TREE by Marybeth Whalen

10. CALLING ME HOME by Julie Kibler

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2014 TOP TENS

1. FIRST STEPS TO WEALTH by Dani Johnson

2. THE PROMISE OF A PENCIL by Adam Braun

3. COVET by Tracey Garvis-Graves

4. RELAXING WITH GOD by Andrew Farley

5. THE EFFORTLESS YES by Julie Steelman

6. THE ELEMENT by Ken Robinson

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2015 TOP TENS

1. WHAT KEEPS YOU UP AT NIGHT? by Pete Wilson

2. THE LIFE-CHANGING MAGIC OF TIDYING UP by Marie Kondo

3. SIMPLY TUESDAY by Emily P. Freeman

4. BORN TO BLOG by Mark Schaeffer

5. THE SIMPLE LIVING HANDBOOK by Lorilee Lippincott

 

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