2017

Books Read in 2017: 143
Pages Read in 2017: 38,919

1. Endurance: Shackleton’s Incredible Voyage by Alfred Lansing
2. Blue-Eyed Arabs of the North by Patricia Bjornstad
3. Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami
4. Summer at Sunset by Beth Labonte
5. The Rabbit Ate My Flip-Flops by Rachel Elizabeth Cole*
6. Every Day Is a Holiday by George Mahood
7. The Yiddish Policemen’s Union by Michael Chabon
8. Rena’s Promise by Rena Kornreich Gelissen and Heather Dune Macadam
9. Acne, Asthma, And Other Signs You Might Be Half Dragon by Rena Rocford
10. Nelson Mandela: A Life Inspired by Gillian Kendall and Wyatt North
11. Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee
12. Terminal Value by Thomas Waite
13. All the Gallant Men by Donald Stratton and Ken Gire
14. Stories From Separation, Texas by John J. Asher
15. D’Aulaires’ Book of Greek Myths*
16. The Key of Kilenya by Andrea Pearson*
17. The Doctrine and Covenants Made Easier, Part 2 by David J. Ridges
18. A Yorkshire Christmas by Kate Hewitt
19. Melissa Explains It All by Melissa Joan Hart
20. The Train to Crystal City by Jan Jarboe Russell
21. The Children’s Homer by Padraic Colum*
22. The Story of Awkward by RK Ryals
23. Ten Tea Parties by Joseph Cummins
24. Tutti Frutti by Mike Faricy
25. Early Graves by Thomas H. Cook
26. A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
27. The Serpent in the Glass by DM Andrews*
28. The Age of Daredevils by Michael Clarkson
29. A Chance for Sunny Skies by Eryn Scott
30. Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret. by Judy Blume
31. Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly
32. Dmitri by Andrea Pearson*
33. Upstairs at the White House by JB West
34. The Not So Secret Emails Of Coco Pinchard by Robert Bryndza
35. Alex: The Life of a Child by Frank Deford
36. Another Saturday Night and I Ain’t Got No Body by Jennie Marts
37. Into the Shadows by Harriet Parke
38. Edgewood by Karen McQuestion
39. Rupee Millionaires by Frank Kusy
40. Queen Victoria’s Children by John Van der Kiste
41. Doctrine and Covenants Made Easier, Part 3 by David J. Ridges
42. The Doctrine and Covenants
43. The Ember Gods by Andrea Pearson*
44. Wanderlust by Karen McQuestion
45. The Fever Code by James Dashner
46. Traditional Irish Fairy Tales by James Stephens*
47. Chains by Laurie Halse Anderson
48. A Man Called Intrepid by William Stevenson
49. Absolution by Karen McQuestion
50. August Fortress by Andrea Pearson*
51. Once Upon a More Enlightened Time by James Finn Garner
52. The Darwin Awards: Next Evolution by Wendy Northcutt
53. My Story by Elizabeth Smart
54. Night of the Purple Moon by Scott Cramer
55. Death in Yellowstone by Lee H. Whittlesey
56. I Want It Now! by Julie Dawn Cole
57. Tales from Japan by Helen and William McAlpine*
58. Killing Hemingway by Arthur Byrne (aka Brian D. Meeks)
59. Economics Through Everyday Life by Anthony Clark
60. Anna of Byzantium by Tracy Barrett
61. Don’t Make Me Come Up There! by Kristen Welch
62. Missing Since Monday by Ann M. Martin
63. Let It Snow by Maureen Johnson, John Green, and Lauren Myracle
64. Rise of Keitus by Andrea Pearson*
65. Attachments by Rainbow Rowell
66. Entangled by Barbara Ellen Brink
67. Revelation by Karen McQuestion
68. Theras and His Town by Caroline Dale Snedeker*
69. The Story of Western Science by Susan Wise Bauer
70. Discern by Andrea Pearson
71. Praxis by Andrea Pearson
72. Perceive by Andrea Pearson
73. Observe by Andrea Pearson
74. Reclaim by Andrea Pearson
75. Conceal by Andrea Pearson
76. Obscure by Andrea Pearson
77. Enshroud by Andrea Pearson
78. Lost to the West by Lars Brownworth
79. Samara by Andrea Pearson
80. Midian by Andrea Pearson
81. Eyes of the Sun by Andrea Pearson
82. The Railway Children by Edith Nesbit
Bezza’s Book of Enchantments by Andrea Pearson*
The Jewel Thief by Andrea Pearson*
Stories of Beowulf Told to Children by H.E. Marshall
83. Summer Baby by Beth Labonte
84. Beowulf: A New Telling by Robert Nye
85. Lucky Man by Michael J. Fox
86. Politically Correct Bedtime Stories by James Finn Garner
87. An Affair to Dismember by Elise Sax
88. Remaining Me by Ansandra Woodman
89. The Eye of Minds by James Dashner
90. The Golden Symbol by Andrea Pearson*
91. Princess by Jean Sasson
Horrible Histories: Vicious Vikings by Terry Deary
92. Viking Warrior by Judson Roberts
Viking Ships At Sunrise by Mary Pope Osborne
Vikings by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Can it Really Rain Frogs? by Spencer Christian and Antonia Felix
93. Young Marian’s Adventures in Sherwood Forest by Stephen Mooser*
94. Bundle of Trouble by Diana Orgain
95. The Roman and the Runaway by AJ Braithwaite
96. Ultraviolet by RJ Anderson
97. “You Look Like That Girl…” by Lisa Jakub
Stories of Roland Told to the Children by HE Marshall
98. My Name Used to Be Muhammad by Tito Momen
99. Nightshade City by Hilary Wagner*
100. Withhold by Andrea Pearson
101. My Story: The Great Plague by Pamela Oldfield
Who in the World Was The Unready King? by Connie Clark
102. Augustine Came to Kent by Barbara Willard
103. The Legend of King Arthur by Stephen Klein
104. The Origins of Everything in 100 Pages (More or Less) by David Bercovici
105. Son of Charlemagne by Barbara Willard
106. Frankie Dupont and the Science Fair Sabotage by Julie Anne Grasso*
Castle Diary: The Journal of Tobias Burgess by Richard Platt
Genghis Khan: 13th-Century Mongolian Tyrant by Enid A. Goldberg
107. The Driscoll Theory by Diana Driscoll
108. There I Go Again by William Daniels
109. If All the Swords in England by Barbara Willard
110. Detour from Normal by Ken Dickson
111. Politically Correct Holiday Stories by James Finn Garner
Along Came Galileo by Jeanne Bendick
112. Island of Fog by Keith Robinson
113. The Only Witness by Pamela Beason
114. Reel to Real: The Video Store Murders by Joyce Nance
115. Wulf the Saxon by GA Henty
116. Zoe & Zak and the Yogi’s Curse by Lars Guignard*
117. Kula Keiki Ali’i by Rosemary I. Patterson
Chinese Fairy Tales by Frederick H. Martens
118. Doom of the Three Stones by Josh Kilen*
Folktales From Turkey: From Agri to Zelve by Serpil Ural*
Hidden Tales from Eastern Europe by Antonia Barber and Paul Hess
Where Do You Think You’re Going, Christopher Columbus? by Jean Fritz
119. Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing by Judy Blume*
120. The Emerald Mile by Kevin Fedarko
121. Harry Truman’s Excellent Adventure by Matthew Algeo
122. The Final Spark by Richard Paul Evans
123. Rent A Husband by Sally Mason
124. Humanity’s Last Chance by DP Fitzsimons
125. Pants on Fire by Clayton Smith
126. Wild Thing by Dandi Daley Mackall*
127. Aaru by David Meredith
128. Scaly Tale Ripley’s Bureau of Investigation*
Heidi Heckelbeck Has a Secret by Wanda Coven*
129. Intrusion by Mary McCluskey
130. Any Way You Dream It by Monique McDonell
131. Embryo by JA Schneider
132. Salt to the Sea by Ruth Sepetys
133. Please Stop Laughing at Me by Jodee Blanco
134. Appaloosa Summer by Tudor Robins
135. My School is a Spy Factory by Steven Stickler*
136. Prejudice Meets Pride by Rachael Anderson
137. Outcry by Manny Steinberg
138. Turtles All the Way Down by John Green
139. Last Shot by Mike Faricy
140. Don’t You Know Who I Am? by Tony James Slater
141. Forsake by Andrea Pearson
142. Dear World by Bana Alabed
143. Wifey by Judy Blume

(*Read aloud to/with my 9- and 11-year-old boys.)

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