2010 Booklists

Books I Read Alone

  1. Pat of Silver Bush by L.M. Montgomery
  2. The Light Princess by George MacDonald (audiobook)
  3. Mistress Pat by L.M. Montgomery
  4. Bertie’s War by Barbara Tifft Blakey
  5. The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith
  6. The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
  7. Trixie Belden and the Mystery Off Glen Road by Julie Campbell
  8. The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin
  9. A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
  10. La’s Orchestra Saves the World by Alexander McCall Smith
  11. Leaving Gee’s Bend by Irene Latham
  12. Mornings on Horseback by David McCullough
  13. The Door in the Wall by Marguerite De Angeli
  14. Mystery on the Isle of Skye by Phyllis A. Whitney
  15. Beaded Hope by Kathy Liggett
  16. At Home in Mitford by Jan Karon
  17. Same Kind of Different as Me by Ron Hall and Denver Moore (re-read–my original thoughts here)
  18. Andrea Carter and the Trouble with Treasure by Susan K. Marlow
  19. Bringing Up Girls by Dr. James Dobson
  20. Thimble Summer by Elizabeth Enright
  21. The Story of the Trapp Family Singers by Maria Augusta Trapp
  22. Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
  23. Inkheart by Cornelia Funke
  24. The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien
  25. 44 Scotland Street by Alexander McCall Smith
  26. Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
  27. The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane by Kate DiCamillo
  28. The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate by Jacqueline Kelly
  29. Her Mother’s Hope by Francine Rivers
  30. A Caldecott Celebration by Leonard S. Marcus
  31. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee (partial re-read)
  32. Crossing Stones by Helen Frost
  33. Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
  34. Marcelo in the Real World by Francisco X. Stork
  35. Whittington by Alan Armstrong
  36. No Dark Valley by Jamie Langston Turner 
  37. Chains by Laurie Halse Anderson
  38. Understood Betsy by Dorothy Canfield
  39. Anything but Typical by Nora Raleigh Baskin
  40. A Step from Heaven by An Na
  41. Her Daughter’s Dream by Francine Rivers
  42. A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park
  43. Forge by Laurie Halse Anderson

Read but Not Reviewed

  1. For Women Only by Shaunti Feldhahn
  2. Crazy Love by Francis Chan

Chapter Books I Read to My Girls

  1. Farmer Boy by Laura Ingalls Wilder
  2. The Boxcar Children by Gertrude Chandler Warner
  3. The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum
  4. Socks by Beverly Cleary
  5. The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  6. Ramona the Brave by Beverly Cleary
  7. Peter Pan by J.M. Barrie
  8. Prince Caspian by C.S. Lewis
  9. Betsy-Tacy and Tib by Maud Hart Lovelace
  10. Ginger Pye by Eleanor Estes
  11. The Bears on Hemlock Mountain by Alice Dalgliesh (Lulu read it aloud!)
  12. Pinky Pye by Eleanor Estes
  13. Betsy and Tacy Go Over the Big Hill by Maud Hart Lovelace
  14. Squanto:  Friend of the Pilgrims by Clyde Robert Bulla
  15. The First Thanksgiving by Lena Barksdale
  16. The Twenty-four Days Before Christmas by Madeleine L’Engle
  17. The Light at Tern Rock by Julia L. Sauer
  18. The Hundred Dresses by Eleanor Estes