2011 Book Challenge

Starting in January 2011, I’m planning to read and blog 52 books in 52 weeks. I will list them here as I complete them.

1. Sarah’s Key by Tatiana de Rosnay. Finished 1/4/2011. Blogged 1/5/2011.
2. The Digital Photography Book by Scott Kelby. Finished 1/13/2011. Blogged 1/15/2011.
3. Hand Wash Cold by Karen Maezen Miller. Finished 1/17/2011. Blogged 1/17/2011.
4. Suite Francaise by Irene Nemirovsky. Finished 1/30/2011. Blogged 1/30/2011.
5. The Legs Murder Scandal by Hunter Cole. Finished 2/1/2011. Blogged 2/12/2011.
6. Room by Emma Donoghue.  Finished 2/14/2011.  Blogged 2/15/2011.
7. The Fall of the House of Zeus by Curtis Wilkie. Finished 2/23/2011. Blogged 3/15/2011.
8-10. The Hunger Games, Catching Fire, and Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins. Finished 3/5/2011. Blogged 3/15/2011.
11. The Alchemyst by Michael Scott. Finished 3/17/2011. Blogged 3/17/2011.
12. The Book Thief by Markus Zusak. Finished 3/24/2011. Blogged 3/24/2011.
13. The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan Bradley. Finished 4/5/2011. Blogged 4/6/2011.
14. The Blue Sweater by Jacqueline Novogratz. Finished 4/7/2011. Blogged 4/13/2011.
15. The Weed That Strings the Hangman’s Bag by Alan Bradley. 4/8/2011. Blogged 4/14/2011.
16. The Many Aspects of Mobile Home Living by Martin Clark. Finished 4/16/2011. Blogged 4/16/2011.
17. Alice I Have Been by Melanie Benjamin. Finished 4/18/2011. Blogged 4/22/2011.
18. Freedom Summer by Bruce Watson. Finished 4/20/2011. Blogged 4/23/2011.
19. The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane by Katherine Howe. Finished 4/21/2011. Blogged 4/23/2011.
20. Just Kids by Patti Smith. Finished 4/24/2011. Blogged 4/30/2011.
21. I Am the Messenger by Markus Zusak. Finished 4/27/2011. Blogged 4/30/2011.
22. A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness. Finished 5/2/2011. Blogged 5/4/2011.
23. Physics of the Future by Michio Kaku. Finished 5/4/2011. Blogged 5/4/2011.
24. Beatrice and Virgil by Yann Martel. Finished 5/5/2011. Blogged 5/6/2011.
25. Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen. Finished 5/7/2011. Blogged 5/14/2011.
26-27. The Red Pyramid and The Throne of Fire by Rick Riordan. Finished 5/10/2011. Blogged 5/14/2011.
28. Percy Jackson and the Olympians by Rick Riordan. Finished 5/15/2011. Blogged 5/16/2011.
29. Founding Gardeners by Andrea Wulf. Finished 5/17/2011. Blogged 5/17/2011.
30. The Lost Hero by Rick Riordan. Finished 5/17/2011. Blogged 5/17/2011.
31. The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman. Finished 5/21/2011. Blogged 5/23/2011.
32. Graveminder by Melissa Marr. Finished 5/22/2011. Blogged 5/24/2011.
33. Understanding Exposure by Bryan Peterson. Finished 5/23/2011. Blogged 5/25/2011.
34. The Road by Cormac McCarthy. Finished 5/24/2011. Blogged 5/25/2011.
35. Unfamiliar Fishes by Sarah Vowell. Finished 5/25/2011. Blogged 5/26/2011.
36. The Hangman’s Daughter by Oliver Pötzsch. Finished 5/28/2011. Blogged 5/29/2011.
37. In the Garden of Beasts by Erik Larson. Finished 5/30/2011. Blogged 6/1/2011.
38. Animal Dreams by Barbara Kingsolver. Finished 6/4/2011. Blogged 6/7/2011.
39. The Moment It Clicks by Joe McNally. Finished 6/12/2011. Blogged 6/13/2011.
40. Bonhoeffer by Eric Metaxas. Finished 6/18/2011. Blogged 6/26/2011.
41. Area 51 by Annie Jacobsen. Finished 6/24/2011. Blogged 6/26/2011.
42. The Passage by Justin Cronin. Finished 6/26/2011. Blogged 6/26/2011.
43. Packing for Mars by Mary Roach. Finished 6/30/2011. Blogged 7/5/2011.
44. The Weird Sisters by Eleanor Brown. Finished 7/1/2011. Blogged 7/5/2011.
45. The Chicken Chronicles by Alice Walker. Finished 7/2/2011. Blogged 7/5/2011.
46. Every Day by the Sun by Dean Faulkner Wells. Finished 7/4/2011. Blogged 7/7/2011.
47. In the Sanctuary of Outcasts by Neil White. Finished 7/6/2011. Blogged 7/7/2011.
48. Sanctuary by William Faulkner. Finished 7/8/2011. Blogged 7/8/2011.
49. Requiem for a Nun by William Faulkner. Finished 7/9/2011. Blogged 7/9/2011.
50. The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake by Aimee Bender. Finished 7/10/2011. Blogged 7/10/2011.
51. Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs. Finished 7/14/2011. Blogged 7/15/2011.
52. America Pacifica by Anna North. Finished 7/15/2011. Blogged 7/15/2011.
53. A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan. Finished 7/24/2011. Blogged 7/24/2011.
54. Silent in the Grave by Deanna Raybourn. Finished 7/28/2011. Blogged 7/28/2011.
55. Even Silence Has an End by Ingrid Betancourt. Finished 7/30/2011. Blogged 7/30/2011.
56. The Psychopath Test by Jon Ronson. Finished 8/7/2011. Blogged 8/12/2011.
57. Map of Time by Felix J. Palma. Finished 8/9/2011. Blogged 8/12/2011.
58. Willful Creatures by Aimee Bender. Finished 8/12/2011. Blogged 8/12/2011.
59. The Man in the Rockefeller Suit by Mark Seal. Finished 8/14/2011. Blogged 8/14/2011.
60. Eating Animals by Jonathan Safran Foer. Finished 9/2011. Blogged 9/10/2011.
61-64. Light in August by William Fauklker; Stolen Life by Jaycee Dugard; Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin; Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter by Tom Franklin. Finished 10/2011. Blogged 10/29/2011.
65. Amazing Grace by Jonathan Kozol. Blogged 11/20/2011.
66. The Son of Neptune by Rick Riordan. Blogged 11/21/2011.
67. I Am Half Sick of Shadows by Alan Bradley. Blogged 11/23/2011.
68. In a Sunburned Country by Bill Bryson. Blogged 12/4/2011.
69. Under the Overpass by Mike Yankoski. Blogged 12/4/2011.
70. That Used to be Us by Thomas Friedman and Michael Mandelbaum. Blogged 12/5/2011.
71. Back to Work by Bill Clinton. Blogged 12/21/2011.
72. Incognito by David Eagleman. Blogged 12/21/2011.
73. The Leftovers by Tom Perrotta. Blogged 12/21/2011.
74. The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes. Blogged 11/3/2012.
75. The Time of Our Lives by Tom Brokaw. Blogged 1/3/2012.
76-80. Tasha Alexander’s Lady Emily Series — And Only to Deceive, A Poisoned Season, A Fatal Waltz, Tears of Pearl, Dangerous to Know, A Crimson Warning. Blogged 1/3/2012.
81. What I Talk About When I Talk About Running by Haruki Murakami. Blogged 1/8/2012.

2011 Reading Challenge

2011 Reading Challenge
Sharon has

read 16 books toward her goal of 52 books.

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