Books Read in 2009

1. How to Be a Budget Fashionista, Kathryn Finney [re-read] 2. Worlds of the Imperium, Keith Laumer  3. Our Lady of Weight Loss, Janice Taylor [re-read] 4. Health at Every Size, Linda Bacon  5. The Automatic Millionaire, David Bach 6. Smart Women Finish Rich, David Bach 7. Queen Victoria’s Bomb, Ronald W. Clark 8. The Anubis Gates, Tim Powers 9. Lessons from a Dead Girl, Jo Knowles 10. How to Be Popular, Meg Cabot [audiobook] 11. Ghosts of Albion: Accursed by Amber Benson and Christopher Golden 12. Rabbit Hill by Robert Lawson [audiobook] 13. Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O’Dell [audiobook] 14. Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred D. Taylor [audiobook] 15. Ghosts of Albion: Witchery by Amber Benson and Christopher Golden 16. Death’s Daughter by Amber Benson 17. French Kiss by Sarra Manning 18. Stop Pretending by Sonya Sones 19. The Queen of Cool by Cecil Castellucci 20. Accidental Love by Gary Soto  21. Vale of the Vole by Piers Anthony 22. How to Build a House by Dana Reinhardt 23. The Swan Kingdom by Zoe Marriott 24. Life Sucks by Jessica Abel 25. The Chocolate War by Robert Cormier 26. Mr. and Mrs. Bo Jo Jones by Ann Head 27. The Contender by Robert Lipsyte 28. The Outsiders by S. E. Hinton 29. Geeks: How Two Lost Boys Rode the Internet out of Idaho by Jon Katz 30. America by E. R. Frank 31. First Part Last by Angela Johnson 32. Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Long Way Home by Joss Whedon 33. Buffy the Vampire Slayer: No Future for You by Brian K. Vaughan and Joss Whedon 34. Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Wolves at the Gate by Drew Goddard and Joss Whedon 35. Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Time of Your Life by Jeph Loeb and Joss Whedon 36. This Lullaby by Sarah Dessen 37. Slot Machine by Chris Lynch 38. The Book Thief by Marcus Zusak 39. What I Saw and How I Lied by Judy Blundell 40. The Name of the Game Was Murder by Joan Lowery Nixon 41. Twilight by Stephanie Meyer [re-read] 42. Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Predators and Prey by Jane Espenson, Steven S. DeKnight, Drew Z. Greenberg, Jim Kreuger, and Doug Petrie 43. The Pinhoe Egg by Diana Wynne Jones 44. Here in Harlem by Walter Dean Myers 45. Malcolm X: A Graphic Biography by Andrew Heifers 46. Freedom Walkers: The Story of the Montgomery Bus Boycott by Russell Freedman 47. Doing It Right: Making Smart, Safe, and Satisfying Choices About Sex by Bronwen Pardes 48. Maus by Art Spiegelman 49. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie 50. Mexican WhiteBoy by Matt De La Pena 51. American Born Chinese by Gene Yang 52. Rapunzel’s Revenge by Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, and Nathan Hale

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