Tag Archives: 52 books in 2010

Book 52: Dreamland

Book Title: Dreamland Author: Sarah Dessen Published: 2000 Pages: 250 Category: fiction: young adult Dreamland is such a different novel than the other novels I’ve read by Sarah Dessen. I’ve read her novels before for an escape, stories of love, … Continue reading

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Book 51: Paper Towns

Book Title: Paper Towns Author: John Green Published: 2008 Pages: 305 Category: fiction: young adult Paper Towns was released in October 2008. I devoured it. And a few days later we got in my car once again and drove to … Continue reading

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Book 50: Looking for Alaska

Book Title: Looking For Alaska Author: John Green Published: 2005 Pages: 221 Category: fiction: young adult The day I finished Looking for Alaska for the first time, was also the day I started it for the first time. This book … Continue reading

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Book 49: Lady Knight

Book Title: Lady Knight Author: Tamora Pierce Published: 2002 Pages: 409 Category: fiction: fantasy, fiction: young adult As I’ve said before, I read Tamora Pierce’s novels often. I’ve been reading them since I was in Elementary School, and I continue … Continue reading

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Book 48: Eating The Dinosaur

Book Title: Eating the Dinosaur Author: Chuck Klosterman Published: 2009 Pages: 265 Category: nonfiction, nonfiction: short story, nonfiction: essays After reading Sex, Drugs and Cocoa Puffs, I knew it would only be a matter of time before I picked up … Continue reading

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Book 47: Bloodhound

Book Title: Bloodhound Author: Tamora Pierce Published: 2009 Pages: 534 Category: fiction: young adult, fiction: fantasy I’ve put Tamora Pierce’s books up on this blog before – I read them over and over again, and always love the characters she … Continue reading

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Book 46: Serenity: The Shepherd’s Tale

Book Title: Serenity: The Shepherd’s Tale Authors: Joss Whedon, Zack Whedon, Chris Samnee Published: 2010 Pages: 54 Category: fiction: science fiction, graphic novel Firefly was a TV show, short-lived and conceived of by Joss Whedon. It was later revived as … Continue reading

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Book 45: Zombies Vs Unicorns

Book Title: Zombies Vs Unicorns Editors: Holly Black & Justine Larbalestier Published: 2010 Pages: 415 Category: fiction: young adult Perhaps one of the most ridiculous premises for a novel I’ve seen this year, this collection of short stories – from … Continue reading

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Book 44: Let It Snow

Book Title: Let It Snow Authors: John Green, Maureen Johnson, Lauren Myracle Published: 2008 Pages: 352 Category: fiction: young adult   Let it Snow is a really lovely book. Three wonderful YA writers have come together to create an interlocking … Continue reading

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Book 43: Can You Keep A Secret?

Book Title: Can You Keep A Secret Author: Sophie Kinsella Published: 2003 Pages: 364 Category: fiction: general, fiction: chick lit My office hosted a second hand book sale to raise money for the United Way last month, and having little … Continue reading

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