Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Spring Book Madness - Week One Results are in!

If you've been following basketball's March Madness, you know just about anything can happen: the sure bet can get beat in the first round and the underdog can keep winning, game after game. 

And just like March Madness, there were a few upsets and surprises in our Spring Book Madness results for week one.  How did your favorites fare? 

Drum roll please. 

The winners from week one that advance to the next round of voting are:  



Fiction
The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd
Breathing Lessons by Ann Tyler
The Help by Kathryn Stockett
Family Pictures by Sue Miller 



Classics
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
The Good Earth by Pearl Buck
Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
Middlemarch by George Eliot

Mystery 
Drawing Conclusions by Donna Leon
The Cat Who Dropped a Bombshell by Lilian Jackson Braun
Notorious Nineteen by Janet Evanovich 
Buckingham Palace by Anne Perry


Thriller 
Andromeda Strain by Michael Crichton
Patriot Games by om Clancy
The Bourne Identity by Robert Ludlum
Kill Alex Cross by James Patterson 


Remember, your favorite novels won't win if you don't vote! Visit any Fauquier County Public Library to cast your vote or vote online here

Looking for more about any of the books in Spring Book Madness? Check out our Book Notes blog for more information.

You can also follow the results on our website and on our Facebook page. 
Happy Reading! 
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