Updated December 31, 2011

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If it seems like I read a lot of books, I spend a lot of time listening to audio books, so that helps.
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I read over 260 books in 2011!
I only read 146 books in 2010. Click here to see the books I read in 2010. I read 208 books in 2009. My goal for 2011 is 200.
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Books in red are the best books I've read this year.
2011 books read
1. Wanted - Sara Shepard
2. How To Knit a Wild Bikini - Christie Ridgway
3. I Was Told There'd Be Cake - Sloane Crosley
4. Spells and Sleeping Bags - Sarah Mlynowski
5. Parties & Potions - Sarah Mlynowski
6. What I Was - Meg Rosoff
7. Cross Your Heart and Hope to Die - Nancy Martin
8. Greed - Robin Wasserman
9. The Treasure Map of Boys - E. Lockhart
10. The Amber Room - Steve Berry
11. Sick of Shadows - Sharyn McCrumb
12. Shopaholic Takes Manhattan - Sophie Kinsella
13. I'd Tell You I Love You But Then I'd Have to Kill You - Ally Carter
14. My Name is Memory - Ann Brashares
15. Three Willows - Ann Brashares
16. Dale Loves Sophie to Death - Robb Forman Dew
17. A Crooked Kind of Perfect - Linda Urban
18. Drop Dead Blonde
19. Have Your Cake and Kill Him Too - Nancy Martin
20. The Shadow of the Wind - Carlos Ruiz Zafon
21. Cross My Heart and Hope to Spy - Ally Carter
22. If I Should Die Before I Wake - Han Nolan
23. Fly on the Wall - E. Lockhart
24. When You Reach Me - Rebecca Stead
25. Hell Gate - Linda Fairstein (finished 2-1-11)
26. Possession in Death - J.D. Robb
27. Trouble Brewing (Potluck Club #2) - Linda Shepherd
28. Don't Judge a Girl By Her Cover - Ally Carter
29. Only the Good Spy Young - Ally Carter
30. If I Stay - Gayle Foreman
31. While We're Far Apart - Lynn Austin
32. Kabul Beauty School - Deborah Rodriguez
33. One Good Turn - Kate Atkinson
34. Heartsick - Chelsea Cain
35. A Crazy Little Thing Called Death - Nancy Martin
36. Katarina by Kathryn Winter
37. Murder Melts in Your Mouth - Nancy Martin
38. The Lying Game - Sara Shepard
39. Undateable - Ellen Rakieten
40. The Postmistress - Sarah Blake
41. Our Lady of Immaculate Deception - Nancy Martin (finished 3-1-11)
42. Lake of Dreams - Kim Edwards
43. The Gentle Axe - R.N. Morris
44. Final Approach - Rachel Brady
45. Treachery in Death - J.D. Robb
46. The Weird Sisters - Eleanor Brown
47. Atlas Shrugged - Ayn Rand
48. Spider Bones - Kathy Reichs
49. Who is My Shelter? - Neta Jackson
50. Plain Perfect - Beth Wiseman
51. Until We Reach Home - Lynn Austin
52. Deal Breaker - Harlan Coben
53. Stolen Innocence: My Story of Growing Up in a Polygamous Sect, Becoming a Teenage Bride, and Breaking Free of Warren Jeff - Elissa Wall (finished 3-31-11)
54. Wish You Well - David Baldacci
55. Lipstick in Afghanistan - Roberta Gately
56. The Informationist - Taylor Stevens
57. Mennonite in a Little Black Dress - Rhoda Janzen
58. The Cove - Catherine Coulter
59. Dead Lift - Rachel Brady
60. Moon Over Madeline Island - Jay Gilbertson
61. A Secret Kept - Tatiana de Rosnay
62. The Maze Runner - James Dashner
63. The More You Ignore Me - Jo Brand
64. Conspiracy Club - Jonathan Kellerman
65. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo - Stieg Larsson
66. Shopaholic Ties the Knot - Sophie Kinsella
67. Wanna Get Lucky - Deborah Coonts
68. Miss Julia Rocks the Cradle - Ann B. Ross
69. The Maze - Catherine Coulter
70. Every Last One - Anna Quindlen
71. The Truth About Delilah Blue - Tish Cohen (finished 5-2-11)
72. Last Night in Twisted River - John Irving
73. The Color of Water - James McBride
74. The Girl Who Played With Fire - Steig Larsson
75. Hidden Wives - Claire Avery
76. Shopaholic and Sister - Sophie Kinsella
77. One Was a Soldier - Julia Spencer-Fleming
78. Shopaholic and Baby - Sophie Kinsella
79. The Target - Catherine Coulter
80. Split Second - David Baldacci
81. The Edge - Catherine Coulter
82. The Girl Who Kicked The Hornet's Nest - Steig Larsson
83. No Time To Wave Goodbye - Jacquelyn Mitchard
84. Riptide - Catherine Coulter
85. Twenties Girl - Sophie Kinsella
86. Liar, Liar - K.J. Larsen
87. Theodore Boone, Kid Lawyer - John Grisham (finished 6-1-11)
88. Comfort Food - Kate Jacobs
89. Once - Morris Gleitzman
90. Long Time Coming - Sandra Brown
91. Last Jihad - Joel C. Rosenberg
92. Hour Game - David Baldacci
93. Sworn to Silence - Linda Castillo
94. Wanted - Sara Shepard
95. Rescue - Anita Shreve
96. Hide - Lisa Gardner
97. The Geometry of Sisters - Luanne Rice
98. A Northern Light - Jennifer Donnelly
99. Eleventh Hour - Catherine Coulter
100. Winter's Awakening - Shelley Shepard Gray
101. Misery Bay - Steve Hamilton
102. Shanghai Girls - Lisa See
103. Blindside - Catherine Coulter
104. Pledged - Alexandra Robbins
105. Caught - Harlan Coben
106. Lost in Shangri-La - Mitchell Zuckoff
107. Blowout - Catherine Coulter
108. Spring's Renewal - Shelley Shepard Gray
109. Autumn's Promise - Shelley Shepard Gray
110. Double Take - Catherine Coulter
111. The Postcard - Beverly Lewis
112. Ford County - John Grisham
113. Tailspin - Cahterine Coulter
114. Knockout - Catherine Coulter
115. The Confession - John Grisham
116. Wench - Dolen Perkins-Valdez (finished 6-30-11)
117. The Neighbor - Lisa Gardner
118. Sisterhood Everlasting - Ann Brashares
119. Inkheart - Cornelia Funke
120. Whiplash - Catherine Coulter
121. A Single Thread - Marie Bostwick
122. Water for Elephants - Sara Gruen
123. Smokin' Seventeen - Janet Evanovich
124. Spider Web - Earlene Fowler
125. Attachments - Rainbow Rowell
126. Suite francaise - Irene Nemirovsky
127. 22 Britannia Road - Amanda Hodgkinson
128. A Thread of Truth - Marie Bostwick
129. Live to Tell - Lisa Gardner
130. Trace - Patricia Cornwell
131. Wit's End - Karen Joy Fowler
132. Need - Carrie Jones
133. Sweet Jiminy - Kristin Gore
134. Silver Girl - Elin Hilderbrand
135. The Crossroad - Beverly Lewis
136. Devil's Food Cake Murder - Joanne Fluke
137. Between Shades of Gray - Ruta Sepetys
138. The Apothecary's Daughter - Julie Klassen
139. Minding Ben - Victoria Brown
140. That Old Cape Magic - Richard Russo
141. Killshot - Elmore Leonard
142. My Name is Mary Sutter - Robin Oliveira
143. Sanctuary - Beverly Lewis
144. The Shunning - Beverly Lewis
145. Faceless Killers - Henning Mankell
146. We Band of Angels - Elizabeth M. Norman
147. Virals - Kathy Reichs
148. The Cellist of Sarajevo - Steven Galloway
149. The Confession - Beverly Lewis
150. City of Thieves - David Benioff
151. The Girl's Guide to Homelessness - Brianna Karp
152. Revenge of the Kudzu Debutantes - Cathy Holton
153. Secret Lives of the Kudzu Debutants - Cathy Holton (finished 8-1-11)
154. The Endless Steppe - Esther Hautzig
155. Silent Mercy - Linda Fairstein
156. The Day the Falls Stood Still - Cathy Marie Buchanan
157. Captivate - Carrie Jones
158. All This Hell - Evelyn Monahan
159. The Dark Tide - Andrew Gross
160. Unbroken - Laura Hillenbrand
161. Child 44 - Tom Rob Smith
162. Entice - Carrie Jones
163. Chicks with Sticks Knitwise - Elizabeth Lenhard
164. The Reckoning - Beverly Lewis
165. Blindsighted - Karin Slaughter
166. In the Woods - Tana French
167. The Covenant - Beverly Lewis
168. After the Fall - Kylie Ladd
169. Fields of Grace - Kim Vogel-Sawyer
170. The Magicians - Lev Grossman
171. How To Crash a Killer Bash - Penny Warner
172. The Red House - Alice Hoffman
173. The Betrayal - Beverly Lewis
174. True Believer - Nicholas Sparks
175. The Almost Moon - Alice Sebold
176. At First Sight - Nicholas Sparks
177. Saving CeeCee Honeycutt - Beth Hoffman
178. Short Girls - Bich Minh Nguyen
179. The Last Days - Joel C. Rosenberg
180. The London Train - Tessa Hadley (finished 9-3-11)
181. Await Your Reply - Dan Chaon
182. Prison diary - Jeffrey Archer
183. I am David - Anne Holm
184. Lost childhood: my life in a Japanese prison camp during World War II- Annelex Hofstra Layson
185. Summer Rental - Mary Kay Andrews
186. The Parting - Beverly Lewis
187. I Served on Bataan - Lieutenant Juanita Redmond
188. The Sacrifice - Beverly Lewis
189. Predator - Patricia Cornwell
190. The Prodigal - Beverly Lewis
191. Sh*t My Dad Says - Justin Halpern
192. The Girl Who Disappeared Twice - Andrea Kane
193. Deadly Housewives - Sara Paretsky
194. Still Summer - Jaquelyn Mitchard
195. Nice to Come Home To - Rebecca Flowers
196. Knit the Season - Kate Jacobs
197. Dark of the Moon - John Sanford
198. Desert Heat - J.A. Jance
199. Death Match - Lincoln Child
200. Heat Lightning - John Sandford
201. Three Came Home - Agnes Newton Keith
202. Until Proven Guilty - J. A. Jance
203. The Amateur - Robert Littell
204. Body Parts - Vicki Stiefel (finished 10-2-11)
205. Tombstone Courage - J.A. Jance
206. Save Me - Lisa Scottoline
207. Rough Country - John Sandford
208. Storm Peak - John Flanagan
209. Shoot/Don't Shoot - J.A. Jance
210. The Hypnotist - Lars Kepler
211. The Blue Hour - T. Jefferson Parker
212. Dead to Rights - J. A. Jance
213. The Odessa File - Frederick Forsyth
214. How to Host a Killer Party - Penny Warner
215. Slummy Mummy - Fiona Neill
216. Tales of the City - Armistead Maupin
217. Picture Perfect - Jodi Picoult
218. A Bad Day's Work - Nora McFarland
219. The Harvest of Grace - Cindy Woodsmall
220. Simple Genius - David Baldacci
221. Harvesting the Heart - Jodi Picoult (finished 11-1-11)
222. Injustice for All - J.A. Jance
223. The Most Dangerous Thing - Laura Lippman
224. First Family - David Baldacci
225. Skeleton Canyon - J.A. Jance
226. Baltimore Blues - Laura Lippman
227. The Sixth Man - David Baldacci
228. Charm City - Laura Lippman
229. Rattlesnake Crossing - J. A. Jance
230. The Distant Hours - Kate Morten
231. Outlaw Mountain - J. A. Jance
232. One Summer - David Baldacci
233. Taking the Fifth - J. A. Jance
234. If You Were Here - Jen Lancaster
235. Butchers Hill - Laura Lippman
236. An Amish Christmas - Cynthia Keller
237. In Big Trouble - Laura Lippman
238. Dying for Chocolate - Dianne Mott Davidson
239. The Forbidden - Beverly Lewis
240. The Longing - Beverly Lewis
241. Devil's Claw - J. A. Jance
242. The Pretend Wife - Bridget Asher
243. Improbable Cause - J.A. Jance
244. A Stolen Life - Jaycee Dugard
245. Bad Blood - John Sanford
246. The Heretic's Daughter - Kathleen Kent
247. A More Perfect Union - J.A. Jance
248. Paradise Lost - J.A. Jance
249. The Cereal Murders - Dianne Mott Davidson
250. Kisscut - Karin Slaughter
251. Love You More - Lisa Gardner
252. Dismissed With Prejudice - J. A. Jance
253. The Christmas Cookie Club - Ann Pearlman
254. What Comes After Crazy - Sandi Kahn Shelton
255. The Story of Beautiful Girl - Rachel Simon
256. The Sugar House - Laura Lippman
257. Minor In Possession - J.A. Jance
258. Partner in Crime - J.A. Jance
259. On the other side : to my children, from Germany 1940-1945 - Mathilde Wolff-Monckeberg
260. Payment in Kind - J.A. Jance
261. Without Due Process - J.A. Jance
262. China Lake - Meg Gardiner
263. Dirty Secrets Club - Meg Gardiner