2012 Book Log

Here is the list so far — I HAVE MADE my  personal goal of 75!  Finished on November 16 and working to see how many more I can read before year’s end. To read more about this journey see here and here. By the end of the year, I read 84 books, nice.

Love to hear from you about your reading goals.

1968 – A Year that Rocked the World by Mark Kurlansky

A Farwell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway

A Study in Scarlett by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Agnes Grey by Anne Bronte

An Ideal Husband by Oscar Wilde

Becoming Madame Mao by Anchee Min

Blue Like Jazz: Non-Religious Thoughts on Christianity by Donald Miller

Boomerang: Travels in the New Third World by Michael Lewis

Candide by Voltaire

Chapel Talks for School & Camp by Anne B. Townsend

Chinese Cinderella The Secret Dragon Society by Adeline Yeri Mah

Chronicles: Volume 1 by Bob Dylan

Collected Poetry by Various Artists (Carleton, Marston, Shorter, Joyce, Carrol, Frost, etc.

Common Sense by Thomas Paine

Comstock Women; The Making of a Mining Community Edited by Ron James & Elizabeth Raymond

Don’t Know Much About Geography by Kenneth C. Davis

Dubliners by James Joyce

Emma by Jane Austen

Fairy Tales by Hans Christian Anderson

Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

Help Thanks Wow: The Three Essential Prayers by Anne Lamott

Hey, America, Your Roots Are Showing by Megan Smolenyak

I Heard the Owl Call My Name by Margaret Craven

In My Hands: Memories of  Holocaust Rescuer by Irene Gut

Jesus: A New Vision by Marcus Borg

Killing Bono: I was Bono’s Doppelganger by Neil McCormick

Kira Kira by Cynthia Kadohala

Manhunt by James L. Swanson

Maria by Curtis Bok

Mary Barton by Elizabeth Gaskell

Moneyball by Michael Lewis

My Man Jeeves  by PG Wodehouse

O Pioneers! by Willa Cather

One of Ours by Willa Cather

Oscar Wilde: His Live & Confessions by Frank Harris

Nickel & Dimed: On (Not) Getting by in America by Barbara Ehrenreich

Paradise Lost by John Milton

Paul McCartney:A Life by  Peter A. Carlin

Portrait of a Lady by Henry James

Postville: A Clash of Cultures in Heartland America by Stephen Bloom

Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw

Roughing It by Mark Twain

Saucer Eyes: A Story of Becoming in Hard Rock Country by Eulah Croson Lauckes

Short Stories by F. Scott Fitgerald

Sir Gwain and the Green Knight Author Unknown

Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson

Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson

Stranger than Fiction by the Voice of Experience by Marion Sayle Taylor

Sun Mountain by Richard S. Wheeler

The Adventures of Sally by PG Wodehouse

The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton

The Autobiography of Charles Darwin

The Book Thief by Markus Zusek

The Brighton Boyes in the Radio Service by James R. Driscoll

The Cinema Murder by E. Phillips Oppenheim

The Deep Blue Memory by Monique Urza (Laxalt)

The Dovekeepers by Alice Hoffman

The Fortieth Door by Mary Hastings Bradley

The Heart is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers

The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

The Indian in the Cupboard by Lyn Reid Banks

The Invisible Man by HG Wells

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving

The Majesty of Calmness by William George Jordan

The Mermaid’s Chair by Sue Monk Kidd

The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood by Howard Pyle

The Money & the Power by Sally Denton and Roger Morris

The Mountains of California by John Muir

The Odyssey by Homer

The Other Boleyn Sister by Philippa Gregory

The Ox-Bow Incident by Walter van Tilberg Clark

The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane

The Road by Cormac McCarthy

The Souls of Black Folk  by W.E.B Du Bois

The Theory of Social Revolutions by Brooks Adams

The Year of Living Biblically by A.J. Jacobs

Then Again by Diane Keaton

Uncle Tom’s Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe

Walden by Henry David Thoreau

Western Carpetbagger by Thomas Fitch

Where Angels Fear to Tread by E. M. Forester

Where Are All the Magpies? By Patty Atcheson Melton

Wicked: The Live and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West by Gregory Maguire

William Morris Stewart Biography  Written and Published by the Nevada Historical Society

1 Comment (+add yours?)

  1. anandavdw
    Feb 22, 2013 @ 09:33:51

    An impressive list! I am just licking my lips to start as well!


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