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January 26, 2010

50 Book Challenge 2009

Kate Hart
I just realized I never posted my completed list. For posterity and my own entertainment, with favorites starred:

56. Rain Is Not My Indian Name-- Cynthia Leitich Smith
55. Candor-- Pam Bachorz
54. Break-- Hannah Moskowitz*
53. Eats, Shoots and Leaves-- Lynne Truss
52. Catalyst-- Holen Matthews (beta read)
51. Someday This Pain Will Be Useful To You-- Peter Cameron
50. Looking For Alaska-- John Green*
49. How I Live Now-- Meg Rosoff*
48. Cracked Up To Be-- Courtney Summers*
47. Trouble Is A Friend of Mine-- Amanda Collins (beta read)
46. On Writing-- Stephen King
45. Wicked Lovely-- Melissa Marr
44. A Great and Terrible Beauty-- Libba Bray
43. Thirteen Reasons Why-- Jay Asher*
42. A Certain Slant of Light-- Laura Whitcomb
41. Flight-- Sherman Alexie
40. Catching Fire-- Suzanne Collins*
39. The Forest of Hands and Teeth-- Carrie Ryan
38. Wintergirls-- Laurie Halse Anderson*
37. The Perks of Being a Wallflower- - Stephen Chbosky*
36. Speak-- Laurie Halse Anderson*
35. Wings-- Aprilynne Pike
34. The Hunger Games-- Suzanne Collins
33. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian-- Sherman Alexie*
32. Bright Shiny Morning-- James Frey
31. A Northern Light-- Jennifer Donnelly
30. Here's To You Rachel Robinson-- Judy Blume
29: Jellicoe Road-- Melina Marchetta
28: Making Shapely Fiction-- Jerome Stern
27: How Not to Write a Novel-- Howard Mittelmark
26. Just As Long As We're Together-- Judy Blume (rr)
25. Interview with the Vampire-- Anne Rice (rr)
24: Touched-- Cory Jackson (unpublished beta read-- and freaking fantastic)*
23: Wild Mind-- Natalie Goldman (rr)
22: Midnight Sun-- Stephenie Meyer
14-21: The Twilight Saga-- Stephenie Meyer (read each twice)*
13. Urban Homestead: Your Guide to Self-Sufficient Living in the Heart of the City-- Kelly Coyne and Erik Knutzen*
12. The Farmers' Market Book: Growing Food, Cultivating Community -- Jennifer Meta Robinson
11. One Hundred Years of Solitude-- Gabriel Garcia Marquez (rr)
10. The Feast of All Saints-- Anne Rice (rr)
9. To The Lighthouse-- Virginia Woolf (rr)
8. Mrs. Dalloway-- Virginia Woolf (rr)
7. A Room of One's Own-- Virginia Woolf (reread)
6. Explorers House- Robert Poole
5. The Lovely Bones- Alice Sebold*
4. Sleeping Through the Night- Jodi Mindell
3. Eat, Pray, Love- Elizabeth Gilbert
2. Last Minute Fabric Gifts- Cynthia Treen and Karen Philippi
1. In Stitches- Amy Butler


  1. Your list gave me some good ideas... thanks... Urban Homestead is a great book and resource. I'm also a big fan of Bill Kemp's books, my fav being "The Renewable Energy Handbook". Also reading and recommend "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People".. good stuff ;o)


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