2011 Wrap-Up

Once again, I'm too far behind to bother with write-ups, so here's the full list of what I read this year.  Some of my favorites (that is, some of the best books I read for the first time this year) are hyperlinked to the reviews (lamest best of list yet!)

Here's the full list:

1. Lincoln's Dreams, Connie Willis

2. The Heart of the Matter, Graham Greene

3.  Frank, The Voice, James Kaplan

4. Tender is the Night, F. Scott Fitzgerald

5.  Finishing the Hat, Stephen Sondheim 

6. 84, Charing Cross Road, Helene Hanff

7.  The Anthologist, Nicholson Baker 

8. Point Counter Point, Aldous Huxley

9.  The Gyrth Chalice Mystery, Margery Allingham

10.  American Rose, Karen Abbott

11. Nightingale Wood, Stella Gibbons 

12.  Portnoy's Complaint, Philip Roth

13.  I Shall Wear Midnight, Terry Pratchett 

14.  To Fear A Painted Devil, Ruth Rendell

15.  Scarlett Fever, Maureen Johnson

16. The Penguin Book of Ghost Stories, Michael Newton, ed.

17.  The Wordy Shipmates, Sarah Vowell 

18.  The Secret Agent, Joseph Conrad

19.  Where There's A Will, Rex Stout

20.  Wide Sargasso Sea, Jean Rhys

21.  Under the Net, Iris Murdoch

22.  The Age of Innocence, Edith Wharton

23. I’d Tell You I Love You, But Then I’d Have To Kill You,  Ally Carter

24.  Cross My Heart And Hope To Spy, Ally Carter

25.  Don’t Judge A Girl By Her Cover, Ally Carter

26.  Theater Shoes, Noel Streatfield

27. The Case of the Howling Dog, Erle Stanley Gardner

28.  Charmed Life, Diana Wynne Jones

29.  The Lives of Christopher Chant, Diana Wynne Jones

30.  The Magicians of Caprona, Diana Wynne Jones

31.  Witch Week, Diana Wynne Jones

32.  Conrad’s Fate, Diana Wynne Jones

33.  The Pinhoe Egg, Diana Wynne Jones

34.  The Golden Bowl, Henry James

35.  Grave Mistake, Ngiao Marsh

36. The Greater Journey, David McCullough

37. Snobs, Julian Fellows 

38. Sourcery, Terry Pratchett

39. Throwing Shadows, E.L. Konigsburg

40. Tigerlily's Orchids, Ruth Rendell

41. Footsteps in the Dark, Georgette Heyer

42. My Booky Wooky II, Russel Brand

43. The Wapshot Chronicle, John Cheever

44. The Saturdays, Elizabeth Enright

45.  The Four Story Mistake, Elizabeth Enright

46. And Then There Were Five, Elizabeth Enright

47. Spiderweb for Two, Elizabeth Enright

48. Faithful Place, Tana French 

49.  The Girls of Murder City, Douglas French 

50. Bed-Knob and Broomstick, Mary Norton

51. The Selected Journals of L.M. Montgomery Vol.11, L.M. Montgomery

52. The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie, Alan Bradley

53. 93 OrchardAn Edible History of Five Immigrant Families in One New York Tenement, Jane Zieglman

54. A Private Hotel for Gentle Ladies, Ellen Cooney

55. Past Imperfect, Julian Fellows

56.  What I Saw and How I Lied, Judy Blundell

57.  Anne of Green Gables, L.M. Montgomery

58. The House at Riverton, Kate Morton

59.  Anne of Avonlea, L.M. Montgomery

60.  The Mysterious Disappearance of Leon (I Mean Noel), Ellen Raskin

61. The Lonely Polygamist, Bradley Udal

62. Anne of the Island, L.M. Montgomery

63. Night at the Vulcan, Ngaio Marsh

64. Anne of Windy Poplars, L.M. Montgomery

65.  The House of Mirth, Edith Wharton

66. Anne's House of Dreams, L.M. Montgomery

67.  That Old Cape Magic, Richard Russo

68. The Courtiers, Lucy Worsley

69. Anna and the French Kiss,  Stephanie Perkins

70.  Anne of Ingleside,  L.M. Montgomery

71.  The 39 Steps,  John Buchan

72. Rainbow Valley,  L.M. Montgomery

73.  Rilla of Ingleside,  L.M. Montgomery

74. A Visit From The Goon Squad, Jennifer Egan

75.  Among the Shadows,  L.M. Montgomery

76.  Under the Dome, Stephen King

77.  A Tangled Web,  L.M. Montgomery

78.  Black Sheep, Georgette Heyer

79.  After Many Days, L.M. Montgomery

80.  The Story Girl,  L.M. Montgomery

81.  Full Dark, No Stars, Stephen King

82.  The Golden Road,  L.M. Montgomery

83.  My Life With the Saints, James Martin

84.  Along the Shore,  L.M. Montgomery

85.  Figgs & Phantoms, Ellen Raskin

86.  Emily of New Moon,  L.M. Montgomery

87. Freaky Friday, Mary Rogers

88.  Kilmeny of the Orchard,  L.M. Montgomery

89.  Why Not Say What Happened? Ivana Lowell

90. Emily Climbs, L.M. Montgomery

91.  The Secret Language, Ursula Nordstrom

92.  Jane of Lantern Hill,  L.M. Montgomery

93.  Chronicles of Avonlea,  L.M. Montgomery

94.  Magic for Marigold,  L.M. Montgomery

95.  Someone Like You, Sarah Dessen

96.  Akin to Anne,  L.M. Montgomery

97.  Emily's Quest,  L.M. Montgomery

98.  The Doctor's Sweetheart,  L.M. Montgomery

99.  Summer Switch, Mary Rogers

100.  Pat of Silverbush,  L.M. Montgomery

101.  Mistress Pat,  L.M. Montgomery

102.  Daddy Long Legs, Jean Webster

103.  At the Altar,  L.M. Montgomery

104. Dear Enemy,  L.M. Montgomery

105.  Christmas with Anne,  L.M. Montgomery

106.  Further Chronicles of Avonlea,  L.M. Montgomery

107.  The Autobiography of Mrs. Thom Thumb, Melanie Benjamin

108.  Against the Odds,  L.M. Montgomery

109.  The Post Birthday World, Lionel Shriver

110.  Confessions of the Sullivan Sisters, Natalie Standiford

111. The Duke's Children, Anthony Trollope

112.  The Blue Castle, L.M. Montgomery

© Carrie Dunsmore 2017