Saturday, January 7

2011 in Books

I like to keep an account of all the books I read in a little notebook labelled, 'Book Log'.  As it's the beginning of the new year, I thought it would be nice to look back on what 2011 consisted of, reading wise:
In chronological order:
  • The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • The Beautiful and Damned by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • The Valley of Fear by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • His Last Bow ''
  • The Casebook of Sherlock Holmes ''
  • To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf
  • The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • My Life in France by Julia Child
  • 1984 by George Orwell
  • The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins
  • The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
  • The Last Tycoon by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
  • Does My Head Look Big in This?  by Randa Abdel-Fattah
  • The War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells
  • The Return of the King by J.R.R. Tolkien
  • A Doll's House by Henrik Ibsen
  • The Lady from the Sea ''
  • A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
  • The Magician's Nephew by C.S. Lewis
  • Tender is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
  • Constance Drinkwater and the Final Days of Somerset by Stephen Carleton
  • All Things Bright and Beautiful by James Herriot
  • Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer
  • Everything is Illuminated ''
The highlights of 2011 were My Life in France; The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy; A Christmas Carol; The Picture of Dorian Gray; All Things Bright and Beautiful; and Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

What books did you read in 2011 and what were your reading highlights?

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