2018

Books Read in 2018: 142
Pages Read in 2018: 36,957

1. God’s Jury by Cullen Murphy
2. A Question of Love by Isabel Wolff
3. Utopia by Thomas More
4. The Magician’s Elephant by Kate DiCamillo*
5. Intelligence Was My Line by Ralph W. Hauenstein
6. The Trumpeter of Krakow by Eric P. Kelly
7. Until We Collide by Charlotte Fallowfield
8. The Royal Kingdoms of Ghana, Mali, and Songhay: Life in Medieval Africa by Patricia and Fredrick McKissack
9. The Mystery of the Haunted Caves by Penny Warner*
10. Into Africa by Martin Dugard
11. The Mystery of the Missing Mustangs by Penny Warner*
12. The Shadow Dragon by Andrea Pearson*
13. The Trumpet of the Swan by EB White
14. The Chocolate Touch by Patrick Skene Catling*
15. Exposed in Darkness by Heather Sunseri
16. Knight Kyle and the Magic Silver Lance by Oliver Potzsch*
17. India For Children by Shalu Sharma
18. A Night at the Animal Shelter by Mark J. Asher*
19. The Fellowship of the Ring by JRR Tolkien
20. Temple of Flames by Andrea Pearson
21. The Mystery of Hidden Valley by Paul Moxham*
22. Genghis: Birth of an Empire by Conn Iggulden
23. Blackwood Relic by Andrea Pearson
24. True Stories of Crimes from the DA’s Office by Arthur Train
25. Cut in Darkness by Heather Sunseri
26. Night of the Ninjas by Mary Pope Osborne
27. The Power In Your Fingertips by Pam Horne
28. The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind by William Kamkwamba
29. Ninjas and Samurai by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
30. Ancient China by Terry Collins
31. High Tide in Hawaii by Mary Pope Osborne
32. Call It Courage by Armstrong Sperry
33. Indian Captive: The Story of Mary Jemison by Lois Lenski
34. Covered in Darkness by Heather Sunseri
35. Shot in Darkness by Heather Sunseri
36. The Second Mrs. Gioconda by EL Konigsburg
37. Columbus: Lies of a New World by Alexander Kennedy
38. Desired in Darkness by Heather Sunseri
39. Protected in Darkness by Heather Sunseri
40. Squirrel Meets World by Shannon Hale*
41. Half a Heart by Karen McQuestion
42. Out of the Blue by Gretta Mulrooney
43. The Boys Who Challenged Hitler by Phillip Hoose
44. Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee by Dee Brown
45. Atlantia by Ally Condie
46. Squirrel Girl: 2 Fuzzy, 2 Furious by Shannon Hale*
47. Speaker for the Dead by Orson Scott Card
48. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by JK Rowling
49. The Case of the Mysterious Mr. Jekyll by Daniel Kenney and Emily Boever*
50. Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets by JK Rowling
51. The Mystery Of Hollow Inn by Tara Ellis*
52. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by JK Rowling
53. Beauty by Robin McKinley
54. Around the World in a Hundred Years by Jean Fritz
55. In Praise of Wasting Time by Alan Lightman
56. The Shadows of Ghadames by Joelle Stolz
57. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl*
58. Ringworld by Larry Niven
59. 1453: The Holy War for Constantinople and the Clash of Islam and the West by Roger Crowley
60. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by JK Rowling
61. Afghanistan by Donkey: A Year in a War Zone by Anna Badkhen
62. Taj Mahal: Passion and Genius at the Heart of the Moghul Empire by Diana Preston
63. The Bible Smuggler by Louise A. Vernon
64. Bird Sense: What It’s Like to Be a Bird by Tim Birkhead
65. A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare
66. Shakespeare’s Stories for Young Readers by E. Nesbit
67. Macbeth by William Shakespeare
68. Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator by Roald Dahl*
69. Sound by William C. Robertson
70. Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand
71. Chasing Vermeer by Blue Balliett
72. Caring for a Colony: The Story of Jeanne Mance by Joanna Emery
73. Madeleine Takes Command by Ethel C. Brill
74. Nothing to Envy by Barbara Demick
75. The Family Romanov by Candace Fleming
76. Gulliver’s Travels adapted by Nick Eliopulos
77. Catherine the Great: Empress of Russia by Zu Vincent
78. The King’s Fifth by Scott O’Dell
79. Bug Island by RG Cordiner
80. Blood on the River by Elisa Carbone
81. Dark Enough to See the Stars in a Jamestown Sky by Connie Lapallo
82. Our Strange New Land: Elizabeth’s Jamestown Colony Diary, Book One by Patricia Hermes
83. A History of US: Making Thirteen Colonies by Joy Hakim
84. The Republic of Pirates by Colin Woodard
85. Dinosaur Detectives by Judith Bauer Stamper
86. The Slave Dancer by Paula Fox
87. Dinosaurs in the Attic by Douglas J. Preston
88. Abigail Adams: Girl of Colonial Days by Jean Brown Wagoner
89. Why Dinosaurs Matter by Kenneth Lacovara
90. Capturing Jasmina by Kimberly Rae
91. Blast of the Dragon’s Fury by LRW Lee*
92. Mozart: A Life by Paul Johnson
93. Johnny Tremain by Esther Forbes
94. The Angel Knew Papa and the Dog by Douglas Kaine McKelvey*
95. Crimson Hollow by Andrea Pearson
96. The War That Made America by Fred Anderson
97. Toliver’s Secret by Esther Wood Brady
98. The Great Little Madison by Jean Fritz
99. My Brother Sam is Dead by James Lincoln Collier and Christopher Collier
100. The Casual Vacancy by JK Rowling
101. A Thief Revealed by Heather Sunseri
102. The New Testament
103. Verse by Verse of the New Testament (2-in-1) by D. Kelly Ogden and Andrew C. Skinner
104. Founding Brothers by Joseph J. Ellis
105. 1776 by David McCullough
106. The American Revolution: A History by Gordon S. Wood
107. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by JK Rowling
108. The Pearl of Great Price Made Easier by David J. Ridges
109. Aaru: Halls of Hel by David Meredith
110. Shirley by Andrea Pearson
111. Venom of the Serpent’s Cunning by LRW Lee
112. Power of the Heir’s Passion by LRW Lee
113. News of the World by Paulette Jiles
114. Rock-A-Bye Baby by LRW Lee
115. Fear by Bob Woodward
116. Disgrace of the Unicorn’s Honor by LRW Lee*
117. Lullaby by LRW Lee
118. A Thief Consumed by Heather Sunseri
119. An Absolutely Remarkable Thing by Hank Green
120. Resurrection of the Phoenix’s Grace by LRW Lee*
121. Verse by Verse: The Book of Mormon, Vol. One by D. Kelly Ogden and Andrew C. Skinner
122. Understanding Temple Symbols by Jack M. Lyon
123. Earth Warden by Tony James Slater
124. Operation Hail Storm by Brett Arquette
125. Vision of the Griffin’s Heart by LRW Lee*
126. The Shade Amulet by Andrea Pearson
127. Forbidden Knowledge by Andrea Pearson
128. American Government 101 by Kathleen Sears
129. The Black Masquerade by Andrea Pearson
130. Temple of Flames by Andrea Pearson
131. Wisdom of the Centaurs’ Reason by LRW Lee*
132. Book of Mormon
133. Verse by Verse: The Book of Mormon, Vol. Two by D. Kelly Ogden and Andrew C. Skinner
134. Crimson Hollow by Andrea Pearson
135. Forbidden Knowledge by Andrea Pearson
136. God Wants a Powerful People by Sheri Dew
137. Covenant Keepers by Wendy Watson Nelson
138. The Bill of Rights Primer by Akhil Reed Amar and Les Adams
139. Battle for the Land’s Soul by LRW Lee*
140. Ungifted by Gordon Korman*
141. The Temple Experience by Wendy Ulrich
142. Warden’s Folly by Tony James Slater

(*Read aloud to/with the boys, ages 9/10 and 11/12)