Total Books: 98
Library Books: 70
Graphic Novels: 12
Audio books: 35
Vintage Mystery Challenge: 9
Science Book Challenge: 3
Once Upon a Time 5: 4
2011 Challenge: 11
Shakepeare Challenge: 5
Off the Shelf Challenge: 4
wow, so challenges this year...ugh. I was going ok until school started then tanked. I haven't even looked at any challenges for next year either. since i don't plan on finishing any other book before midnight, i suppose this tally will stand for my total.
I really had a fabulous year reading wise. and life wise for that matter.
- meeting my new baby niece Lily and hearing her 5 year old brother say "sometimes i just forget to give her kisses!" in a tone of dismay.
- starting graduate school and finding out i got in on the drive back from Louisiana.
- meeting more of B's extended family and spending a nice long Christmas vacation in Vermont, with snow, lots and lots of snow!
- Catching Romeo and Juliet at Shakespeare in the Park
- Getting a promotion at work without even applying
- spending a wonderful year living with B!
- Among Others by Jo Walton
- A Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
- The Commodore, The Letter of Marque and The Thirteen Gun Salute by Patrick O'Brian
- Anathem and Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson
- Embassytown by China Mieville
- Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell
- The Library at Night and A Reader on Reading by Alberto Manguel
- The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
- Fables: Witches by Bill Willingham
- The Three Coffins/The Hollow Man by John Dickson Carr
- Jane Eyre
- To Kill a Mockingbird
- Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire, the Prisoner of Azkaban and the Sorceror's Stone
- A Game of Thrones
- Doctor Who: series 2, 3, 5, 6. I am still working on season 4.
- The King's Speech
- Sherlock series from the BBC
- Game of Thrones series on HBO
- Attack the Block
- Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows 2, in 3d
so, it has been a great year for me and i hope for you too. Hugs all around! Have a wonderful night!