Seriously? I Read That?

2008 Wrap-Up

Posted on: January 1, 2009

I went over my 2008 goal to read 75 books. I could have read far more than I did, but In the middle of the year I was hit with a series of personal crises plus a massive case of laziness.

Here’s my list:

#1 Breakfast at Tiffany’s by Truman Capote
#2 A Drowned Maiden’s Hair by Laura Amy Schlitz
#3 Click by Various Authors
#4 The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield
#5 Typhoid Mary: An Urban Historical by Anthony Bourdain
#6 Jane-Emily by Patricia Clapp
#7 Crazy Aunt Purl’s Drunk, Divorced, and Covered in Cat Hair
#8 Surviving Antarctica : Reality TV 2083 by Andrea White
#9 Love Curse of the Rumbaughs by Jack Gantos
#10 Gil’s All Fright Diner by Lee Martinez
#11 Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher
#12 The Uncommon Reader by Alan Bennett
#13 Casino Royale by Ian Fleming
#14 A Cup of Tea by Amy Ephron
#15 This Lullaby by Sarah Dessen
#16 84, Charing Cross Road by Helene Hampff
#17 The Case of the Missing Library Books by Ian Sansom
#18 Dream by Jeanine Le Ny
#19 If I Have a Wicked Stepmother, Where’s my Prince? by Melissa Kantor
#20 Then We Came to the End by Joshua Ferris
#21 Lily Dale: Awakening by Wendi Corsi Staub
#22 The Corps of the Bare Boned Plane by Polly Horvath
#23 Out of the Dark by Peter Abraham
#24 Rebel Angels by Libba Bray
#25 Moonpies and Movie Stars by Amy Wallen
#26 The Postcard by Tony Abbot
#27 Sorcery and Cecelia by Patricia Wrede and Caroline Stevermer
#28 Blood and Chocolate by Annette Curtis Klause
#29 Peeled by Joan Bauer
#30 The Happy Yellow Car by Polly Horvath
#31 Breaking Dawn by Stephenie Meyer
#32 Are We There Yet? by David Levithan
#33 Generation Dead by Daniel Waters
#34 The Astonishing Adventures of Fanboy and Gothgirl by Barry Lyga
#35 Naomi and Ely’s No Kiss List by David Levithan and Rachel Cohn
#36 Cross My Heart and Hope to Spy by Ally Carter
#37 Tweak by Nic Sheff
#38 Up All Night by Abrahams, et al
#39 How They Met and Other Stories by David Levithan
#40 13 Little Blue Envelopes by Maureen Johnson
#41 Memoirs of a Teenage Amnesiac by Gabrielle Zevin
#42 The Year of Secret Assignments by Jacklyn Moriarty
#43 My Most Excellent Year by Steve Kluger
#44 Greetings from Nowhere by Barbara O’Connor
#45 ASOUE #1 by Lemony Snicket (reread)
#46 ASOUE #2 by Lemony Snicket (reread)
#47 This is What I Did by Ann Dee Ellis
#48 Blue Bloods by Melissa De La Cruz
#49 Wide Awake by David Levithan
#50 The Patron Saint of Butterflies by Cecilia Gallante
#51 The Fortunes of Indigo Skye by Deb Calletti
#52 No Choirboy: Murder, Violence and Teens on Death Row by Susan Kuklin
#53 Living Dead Girl by Elizabeth Scott
#54 The Underneath by Kathi Appelt
#55 Madapple by Christina Meldrum
#56 Ghosts of Kerfol by Deborah Noyes
#57 The Bookshop by Penelope Fitzgerald
#58 The Luxe by Anna Godberson
#59 The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Schaffer
#60 The Secret Diaries of Miss Miranda Cheever by Julia Quinn
#61 Toys Go Out by Emily Jenkins
#62 The Devil’s Right Hand Man: The True Story of Serial Killer Robert Charles Browne by Stephen G. Michaud and Debbie M. Price
#63 Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman
#64 The Island of Doctor Moreau by H.G. Wells
#65 Candy Freak by Steve Almond
#66 Larklight by Philip Reeve
#67 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling
#68 The Grand Tour by Wrede and Stevermere
#69 Have Yourself an Eerie Little Christmas (Eerie, Indiana #8) by Mike Ford
#70 Miss Marple: The Complete Short Stories by Agatha Christie
#71 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling
#72 Darkly Dreaming Dexter by Jeff Lindsay
#73 ghostgirl by Tonya Hurley
#74 IV by Chuck Klosterman
#75 I Hate Other People’s Kids by Adrianne Frost
#76 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling
#77 Bleed by Laurie Faria Stolarz
#78 Killer Cruise by Jennifer Shaw
#79 Paper Towns by John Green
#80 Last Night at the Lobster by Stewart O’Nan

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