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1) In the Woods, by Tana French.*
2) Call Me Irresistible, by Susan Elizabeth Phillips. (N)
3) Bloodhound, by Tamora Pierce.*
4) Will Grayson, Will Grayson, by John Green and David Levithan.
5) One Crazy Summer, by Rita Williams-Garcia. (N, but I wish I had the hardback.)
6) Her Fearful Symmetry, by Audrey Niffenegger.*
7) The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, by Sherman Alexie.
8) Bloody Crimes: The Chase for Jefferson Davis and the Death Pageant for Lincoln's Corpse, by James L. Swanson. (N, but I wish I had the hardback. Tiny maps.)
9) Shades of Grey, by Jasper Fforde.*
10) Moon Over Manifest, by Clare Vanderpool.
11a) Angelic and 11b) Counterfeit Magic (novellas), by Kelley Armstrong. (N)
12) Waking the Witch, by Kelley Armstrong.*
13) The Mislaid Magician or Ten Years After, by Patricia C. Wrede and Caroline Stevermer.*
14) Persuasion, by Jane Austen.
15) One of Our Thursdays Is Missing, by Jasper Fforde.
16) Northanger Abbey, by Jane Austen.*
17) Pride and Prejudice, by Jane Austen. (re-read)
18) The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time, by Mark Haddon.
19) Bossypants, by Tina Fey. (N)
20) The Penderwicks, by Jeanne Birdsall.
21) The Gathering, by Kelley Armstrong. (N)
22) Red Glove, by Holly Black. (N)
23) The Assassin's Accomplice, by Kate Clifford Larson.
24) The Throne of Fire, by Rick Riordan. (N)
25) Conrad's Fate, by Diana Wynne Jones.*
26) The Pinhoe Egg, by Diana Wynne Jones.*
27) Just Like Heaven, by Julia Quinn.(N)
28) Beauty Queens, by Libba Bray. (N)**
29) Spoiled, by Heather Cocks and Jessica Morgan. (N)
30) Smokin' Seventeen, by Janet Evanovich. (N)
31) Withering Tights, by Louise Rennison. (N)
32) The Kalahari Typing School for Men, by Alexander McCall Smith. (N)
33) The Demon's Surrender, By Sarah Rees Brennan. (N)
34) Ghost Story, by Jim Butcher. (N)
35) Tortall and Other Lands: A Collection of Tales, by Tamora Pierce.
36) Feed, by Mira Grant.
37) Nine Princes in Amber, by Roger Zelazny.*
38) The Last Dragonslayer, by Jasper Fforde.
39) Jane Eyre, by Charlotte Bronte. (re-read)
40) The Penderwicks on Gardam Street, by Jeanne Birdsall.
41) Deadline, by Mira Grant.
42) The Guns of Avalon, by Roger Zelazny.*
43) Spell Bound, by Kelley Armstrong. (N)
44) The Wednesday Wars, by Gary D. Schmidt.
45) The Son of Neptune, by Rick Riordan. (N)
46) Snuff, by Terry Pratchett.
47) Okay For Now, by Gary D. Schmidt. (L)
48) The Imperfectionists, by Tom Rachman. (L)
49) The Penderwicks at Point Mouette, by Jeanne Birdsall. (L)
50) The Full Cupboard of Life, by Alexander McCall Smith. (L)
51) American Gods, by Neil Gaiman. (The 10th anniversary author's preferred text edition, but technically a re-read.)
52) Melting Stones, by Tamora Pierce. (L)
53) Explosive Eighteen, by Janet Evanovich. (N)***
54) Cold Comfort Farm, by Stella Gibbons. (L)
55) The Name of the Star, by Maureen Johnson. (L)
56) The Homeward Bounders, by Diana Wynne Jones. (L)
57) 13 Little Blue Envelopes, by Maureen Johnson. (L)
58) In the Company of Cheerful Ladies, by Alexander McCall Smith. (L)
59) Cotillion, by Georgette Heyer.*
60) Suite Scarlett, by Maureen Johnson. (L)

N = Read on my Nook.
L = Look, Ma! I got a library card.
* = Books that have been sitting on my "to read" shelf so long that the titles became hard to read through the dust. I am trying to read these before giving in to shiny, shiny new books. Trying.

ETA: ** = Libba Bray is my freakin' hero. Read this book. Just read it.
ETA, Part the Second: *** Spoilery, in case anyone cares. Okay, I know this is my own damn fault for my inability to walk away from a series I have invested time in, but I am actively mad at Evanovich now. Seventeen wasn't great, as she has clearly been phoning it in for years now, but it ended on a cliffhanger that could have brought about REAL CHANGE, real GROWTH for her main character. I think all fans of the series (and plain stubborn people like me) were holding their breath that she was FINALLY going to make a damn choice. The quick release of the follow-up book hinted at the same. However, from the very first, Eighteen and thus Evanovich seems to outright laugh at the idea. There are sly comments, references to a possible marriage, irritating asides that build up to nothing. Yet it soon becomes perfectly obvious that this is just another Plum love triangle book, with Stephanie dithering about her attraction to both Ranger and Morrelli, and swearing off men for what seems like the 10th time in eighteen books. Yeah, because THAT ever works for her. At one point she says she doesn't like herself very much; that makes two of us, Ms. Plum. Actually, four: Neither Ranger nor Morrelli even seem to like her much anymore, given what happens, but they are still hot for her bod. Ugh. Stephanie calls herself a walking disaster and lets stuff just happen to her so many times I started to get uncomfortable and massively annoyed at her lack of agency. All I could think of at the end was a mental image of Evanovich laughing all the way to the bank, which is likewise unflattering. Yeah, I am officially done now. If I do read more Plum, it'll be to flip to the end of the next books and roll my eyes that poor ole' Stephanie's love life is still a "complete train wreck."

[For my purposes, 2011 Book release dates:

Feb 22nd - Tortall and Other Lands, by Tamora Pierce

March 8th - One of Our Thursdays Is Missing, by Jasper Fforde
March 22nd - Unfamiliar Fishes, by Sarah Vowell

April 5th - Red Glove, by Holly Black
April 12th - The Gathering, by Kelley Armstrong

May 3rd - The Throne of Fire, by Rick Riordan
May 24th - Beauty Queens, by Libba Bray
May 31st - Just Like Heaven, by Julia Quinn

June 1st - Spoiled, by THE FUG GIRLS!
June 14th - The Demon's Surrender, by Sarah Rees Brennan
June 21st - Smokin' Seventeen, by Janet Evanovich
June 28th - Withering Tights, by Louise Rennison

July 26th - Spell Bound, by Kelley Armstrong
July 26th - Ghost Story, by Jim Butcher

October 4th - The Son of Neptune, by Rick Riordan
October 11th - Snuff, by Terry Pratchett. SOMEONE TELL ME MORE.
October 25th - Mastiff, by Tamora Pierce

November 22nd - Explosive Eighteen, by Janet Evanovich.]
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