2011 in books

I was able to quite a bit of reading this year, and got a few things knocked off my to-read that have wanted to read for a long time.  I don’t know what else to say, so here is what I finished reading in 2011:

  • Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell
  • The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane
  • Life of Pi by Yann Martel
  • Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls
  • Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides
  • The Girl Who Played With Fire by Stieg Larsson
  • Matterhorn by Karl Marlantes
  • The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
  • Tuck Everlasting by Natalie Babbitt
  • Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen
  • Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
  • Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
  • Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
  • Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston
  • Fire Season:  Field Notes from a  Wilderness Lookout by Phillip Connors
  • With the Old Breed:  At Peleliu and Okinawa by Eugene B. Sledge
  • Silver Canyon by Louis L’Amour
  • Escape by Carolyn Jessop
  • The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets Nest by Stieg Larsson
  • Love in a Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  • Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O’Dell
  • Unbroken:  A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption by Laura Hillenbrand
  • Room by Emma Donoghue
  • The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
  • Wicked:  The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West by Gregory Maguire
  • The Girls Who Went Away:  The Hidden History of Women Who Surrendered Children for Adoption in the Decades Before Roe v. Wade by Ann Fessler
  • Caleb’s Crossing by Geraldine Brooks
  • The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum
  • State of Wonder by Ann Patchett
  • Atlas of Remote Islands by Judith Scalansky
  • A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan
  • The Summer Before by Ann M. Martin
  • Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
  • Lost in Shangri-La by Mitchell Zuckoff
  • A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
  • The Warmth of Other Suns:  The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration by Isabel Wilkerson
  • Are You There God?  It’s Me, Margaret by Judy Blume
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