Thursday, January 12, 2012

2012 Reading List


Doing the Goodreads 2012 Reading Challenge again.

Didn't quite make my goal of reading 100 books last year, but this year I'm going to try harder.

Maybe.

Anyway, you should come join me in this challenge. To participate, go sign up for a GoodReads account, join the challenge, then track your reading.


Ready, Set... ha! already started.



JANUARY
  1. Back When You Were Easier to Love — Emily Wing Smith; YA (4)
  2. The Breakup Artist — Shannen Crane Camp; YA (3)
  3. Pride and Popularity — Jenni James; YA (4.5)
  4. Sean Griswold's Head – Lindsey Leavitt; YA (5)
  5. Bitter Blessings – Christine Mehring; YA (4)
  6. With A Name Like Love – Tess Hilmo (5)
  7. The Last Days – Scott Westerfield (4)
  8. So Yesterday – Scott Westerfield (4)
  9. Girls Don't Fly – Kristen Chandler (5) 
  10. Slayers – CJ Hill (4.5)
  11. Alcatraz Versus the Shattered Lens – Brandon Sanderson (3.5)

    February
  12. Gifted – Karey White (5)
  13. The List – Melanie Jacobson (4)
  14. Bloodborne – Gregg Luke (3.5)
  15. Rearview Mirror  – Stephanie Black (4.5)
  16. Smokescreen – Traci Hunter Abramson (4)
  17. My Unfair Godmother – Janette Rallison (4.5)
  18. Targets in Ties  – Tristi Pinkston (4)
  19. The Wedding Letters  – Jason F. Wright
  20. The Evolution of Thomas Hall — Kieth Merrill
  21. The Walk (bk 1) – Richard Paul Evans (5)
  22. Miles to Go (bk 2) – Richard Paul Evans (5)
  23. Miss Delacourt Has Her Day – Heidi Ashworth
  24. Captive Heart – Michele Paige Holmes (4.5)
  25. Letters in the Jade Dragon Box – Gale Sears (5)
  26. Borrowed Light – Carla Kelly (4.5)
  27. If I Should Die – Jennie Hansen (4)
  28. The Lost Gate – Orson Scott Card (4.5)

    March
  29. Acceptable Loss – Anne Perry (4)
  30. Before I Say Goodbye – Rachel Ann Nunes (3.5)
  31. Not My Type – Melanie Jacobson (3.5)
  32. Count Down to Love – Julie N. Ford (3.5)
  33. No Angel – Theresa Sneed (3.5)
  34. Fires of Jerusalem – Marilyn Brown (4)
  35. Daughter of Helaman – Misty Moncur (4.5)
  36. The Trouble with Magic – Madelyn Alt (4)
  37. Exiled – Rashelle Workman (3.5)
  38. Shifting  – Bethany Wiggins (4)
  39. Partials – Dan Wells (4)
  40. Tuesdays at the Castle – Jessica Day George (4)
  41. Assault with a Deadly Glue Gun – Lois Winston (4)
  42. Gifts and Consequences – Daniel Coleman (5)

    April
  43. Clockwork Prince – Cassandra Clare (4)
  44. City of Angels – Sheralyn Pratt (4)
  45. Welcome to Stalk Lake City – Sheralyn Pratt (4)
  46. The Alloy of Law – Brandon Sanderson (5)
  47. The Silver Needle Murder – Laura Childs (3.5)
  48. The Jasmine Moon Murder – Laura Childs (3.5)
  49. Bound for Murder – Laura Childs (3)
  50. Michael Vey: The Prisoner of Cell 25 – Richard Paul Evans (4)
  51. The Kiss of a Stranger – Sarah M. Eden (4)
  52. Bumpy Landings – Donald J Carey (3.5)
  53. The Hundred Secret Senses – Amy Tan (4)
  54. Sisters Red – Jackson Pearce (4)
  55. Crossed – Ally Condie (4)

    May
  56. Black Dawn (Morganville #12) – Rachel Caine (4)
  57. The Cat Who Could Read Backwards – Lilian Jackson Braun (4)
  58. The Cat Who Saw Read – Lilian Jackson Braun (4)
  59. The Cat Who Played Brahms – Lilian Jackson Braun (4)
  60. Circle of Secrets – Kimberley Griffiths Little (5)
  61. Northanger Alibi — Jenni James (3.5)
  62. Dispirited – Luisa Perkins (4)
  63. Prodigal Son (Frankenstein #1) — Dean Koontz (2--this was just gross)
  64. Olivia — Julie Wright (5)
  65. Daisy — Josi S. Kilpack (5)

    June
  66. City of Fallen Angels (Mortal Instruments #4) (reread)— Cassandra Clare (4)
  67. City of Lost Souls (Mortal Instruments #5) — Cassandra Clare (4)
  68. Undone (Outcast Season #1) – Rachel Caine (3)
  69. Unknown (Outcast Season #2) – Rachel Caine (3)
  70. Unseen (Outcast Season #3) – Rachel Caine (3)
  71. Zombies at the Door — Charles M. Pulsipher (4)
  72. Vanishing Acts – Jodi Picoult (4)
  73. A Discovery of Witches — Deborah Harkness (2)

    July
  74. Mr. Murder – Dean Koontz (3)
  75. The Hollow City – Dan Wells (5)
  76. On Little Wings – Regina Sirois (4)
  77. A Modern Witch – Debora Geary (3.5)
  78. Working Stiff – Rachel Caine (4)

    August
  79. Paige – Annette Lyon (4)
  80. Endlessly — Kiersten White (5)
  81. Hatter – Daniel Coleman (5)
  82. Haven – Kay Hooper (3.5)
  83. Guardians of the Hidden Scepter – Frank Cole (4)
  84. When Lightning Strikes – Meg Cabot (3)
  85. The Artist's Way — Julia Cameron (5) (non-fiction)

    September
  86. Of Grace and Chocolate — Krista Lynne Jensen (4.5)
  87. Lily of the Nile — Stephanie Dray (4)
  88. Sphinx's Princess — Esther M. Friesner (4)
  89. Tres Leches Cupcakes — Josi S. Kilpack (5)
  90. Nightingale — David Farland (4 concept; 2.5 delivery)
  91. The Road to Grace (The Walk, #3) —Richard Paul Evans (4.5)
  92. The Savage Grace (Dark Divine #3) — Bree Despain (4.5)

    October
  93. My Lucky Stars —Michele Paige Holmes (5)
  94. The Roots of the Olive Tree — Courtney Miller Santo (5)
  95. Murder by the Way – Betsy Brannon Green (5)
  96. Nightingale — David Farland (3)

    November
  97. Checkin' It Twice – Various Authors (5)
  98. Aura – Rebecca Talley (4)
  99. In Their Footsteps —Tess Gerritsen (4)
  100. Thief of Hearts – Tess Gerritsen (4)
  101. Presumed Guilty – Tess Gerritsen (4)
  102. Keeper of the Bride – Tess Gerritsen (4)
  103. Two Weeks Notice (Revivalist #2) – Rachel Caine (3)
  104. All Fall Down — Julie Coulter Bellon (4)
  105. Bitter Blood (Morganville Vampires #13) – Rachel Caine (4)
  106. Last to Die (Rizzoli & Isles 10) – Tess Gerritson  (4)

    December
  107. The First Prophet – Kay Hooper (4)
  108. The Long Stitch Goodnight – Amanda Lee (4)
  109. Stealing Shadows – Kay Hooper (4)
  110. Athena (Newport Ladies Book Club) — Heather Moore (4)
  111. Help, Thanks, Wow — Anne Lamott (5)
  112. The Haunted – Michaelbrent Collings (couldn't finish, too scary; but very well-written)
  113. Earthbound — Theresa Sneed (5)

    2 comments:

    Evelyn said...

    I had never heard of this challenge until last year when you mentioned it,and I THANK YOU for doing so! I joined last year, and then again this year, and I'm really excited. My goal isn't quite as ambitious as yours, but I'm still pumped. Good luck!!

    Wicked-Sassy said...

    I could barely read your list, not to mention all of the books. Props to you!!

    Oh, and a big thank you for including my books in your challenge. I'm honored :)