Books Read 2011, alpha by author

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Black Sun, Edward Abbey – fiction
The Great Night, Chris Adrian – fiction
Dancing with the Queen, Marching with King, Sam Aldrich – nonfiction
Winesburg, Ohio, Sherwood Anderson – fiction
County, David Ansell – nonfiction
The Year of the Flood, Margaret Atwood – fiction
The Accident, Linwood Barclay- fiction
The Castrato and His Wife, Helen Berry – nonfiction
Defensive Wounds, Lisa Black – fiction
The Heroine’s Bookshelf, Erin Blakemore – nonfiction
Back of Beyond, C.J. Box – fiction
Whatever You Say I Am, Anthony Bozza – nonfiction
Hotel du Lac, Anita Brookner – fiction
Two for Texas, James Lee Burke – fiction
Once Upon a River , Bonnie Jo Campbell – fiction
The Home-Maker, Dorothy Canfield – fiction
In Cold Blood, Truman Capote- (non?)fiction
Kushiel’s Dart, Jacqueline Carey – fiction
Soulless, Gail Carriger – fiction
Mañana Forever?, Jorge Castaneda – nonfiction
Don Quixote, Cervantes – fiction
The Big Sleep, Raymond Chandler – fiction
61 Hours, Lee Child – fiction
The Affair, Lee Child – fiction
Die Trying , Lee Child – fiction
The Enemy, Lee Child – fiction
Gone Tomorrow, Lee Child – fiction
The Hard Way, Lee Child – fiction
Killing Floor, Lee Child – fiction
Nothing to Lose, Lee Child – fiction
Persuader, Lee Child – fiction
Running Blind, Lee Child – fiction
The Second Son, Lee Child – fiction
Tripwire, Lee Child – fiction
Without Fail , Lee Child – fiction
Worth Dying For, Lee Child – fiction
Towards Zero, Agatha Christie – fiction
Medal of Honor, Peter Collier, ed. – nonfiction
Who Was Changed and Who Was Dead, Barbara Comyns – fiction
The Drop, Michael Connelly – fiction
Echo Park, Michael Connelly – fiction
The Fifth Witness, Michael Connelly – fiction
Fire Season, Philip Connors – nonfiction
Split Second, Catherine Coulter – fiction
The Red Badge of Courage, Stephen Crane – fiction
Into the Silence, Wade Davis – nonfiction
Very Bad Men, Harry Dolan – fiction
A Stolen Life, Jaycee Lee Dugard – nonfiction
Burned, Thomas Enger – fiction
Love Medicine, Louise Erdrich – fiction
One for the Money, Janet Evanovich – fiction
Ballad of Typhoid Mary, J.F. Federspiel – fiction
Boca Daze, Steven M. Forman – fiction
In the Woods, Tana French – fiction
The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin – nonfiction
New, Winifred Gallagher – nonfiction
Love You More, Lisa Gardner – fiction
Left Neglected, Lisa Genova – fiction
Believing the Lie, Elizabeth George – fiction
Ruby Red, Kerstin Gier – fiction
The Broker, John Grisham – fiction
Eyes Wide Open, Andrew Gross – fiction
These Things Hidden, Heather Gudenkauf – fiction
The Hemingway Hoax , Joe Haldeman – fiction
Available Dark, Elizabeth Hand – fiction
Hanging Hill, Mo Hayder – fiction
Definitely Dead, Charlaine Harris – fiction
Inferno: The World at War, Max Hastings – nonfiction
Breaking Point, Dana Haynes – fiction
By-Line: Ernest Hemingway – nonfiction
Hemingway’s Boat, Paul Hendrickson – nonfiction
Frederica, Georgette Heyer – fiction
Their Eyes Were Watching God, Zora Neale Hurston – fiction
We Have Always Lived in the Castle, Shirley Jackson – fiction
The Scroll, Grant Jeffrey – fiction
The Stronger Sex, Hans Werner Kettenbach – fiction
11/22/63, Stephen King – fiction
Stationary Bike, Stephen King – fiction
Turn of Mind, Alice LaPlante – fiction
The Devil in the White City, Erik Larson – nonfiction
Lady Chatterley’s Lover, D.H. Lawrence – fiction
Main Street, Sinclair Lewis – fiction
Jersey Law, Ron Liebman – fiction
The Most Dangerous Thing, Laura Lippman – fiction
Dethroning the King, Julie Macintosh – nonfiction
Iphigenia in Forest Hills, Janet Malcolm – nonfiction
The Man Who Smiled, Henning Mankell – fiction
Rebecca, Daphne du Maurier – fiction
The Paris Wife, Paula McLain – fiction
The Red House Mystery, A.A. Milne – fiction
Gone With the Wind , Margaret Mitchell – fiction
The First Lady of Fleet Street, Eilat Negev – nonfiction
Suite Française, Irène Némirovsky – fiction
Her Fearful Symmetry, Audrey Niffenegger – fiction
The Time Traveler’s Wife, Audrey Niffenegger – fiction
The Chalk Girl, Carol O’Connell – fiction
The Postcard Killers, James Patterson – fiction
The Pied Piper, Ridley Pearson – fiction
Here Be Dragons, Sharon Kay Penman – fiction
The Sunne in Splendour, Sharon Kay Penman – fiction
Black Mask – fiction
Some Tame Gazelle, Barbara Pym – fiction
The Coldest Fear, Rick Reed – fiction
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, Ransom Riggs – fiction
In Session, MJ Rose – fiction
Italian Racing Bicycles, Guido P. Rubino – nonfiction
The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, Oliver Sacks – nonfiction
Othello, William Shakespeare – fiction
The Taming of the Shrew, William Shakespeare – fiction
The Story of Beautiful Girl, Rachel Simon – fiction
Fallen, Karin Slaughter – fiction
The Apothecary’s Demise, Anne Sloan – fiction
Murder on the Boulevard, Anne Sloan – fiction
Newspaper Titan: The Infamous Life and Monumental Times of Cissy Patterson, Amanda Smith – nonfiction
Play With Fire, Dana Stabenow – fiction
Tender Buttons, Gertrude Stein – fiction
Never Knowing, Chevy Stevens – fiction
The Innocent, Taylor Stevens – fiction
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Robert Louis Stevenson – fiction
The Barbarian Nurseries , Hector Tobar – fiction
A Bitter Truth, Charles Todd – fiction
Shut Your Eyes Tight, John Verdon – fiction
Slaughterhouse-Five, Kurt Vonnegut – fiction
Clara and Mr. Tiffany, Susan Vreeland – fiction
Girl in Hyacinth Blue, Susan Vreeland – fiction
One Day I Will Write About This Place, Binyavanga Wainaina – nonfiction
On Bicycles, Amy Walker, ed. – nonfiction
Mr. Playboy, Steven Watts – nonfiction
Gone with a Handsomer Man, Michael Lee West
The Picture of Dorian Gray, Oscar Wilde – fiction
Among the Mad, Jacqueline Winspear – fiction
Birds of a Feather, Jacqueline Winspear – fiction
An Incomplete Revenge, Jacqueline Winspear – fiction
A Lesson in Secrets, Jacqueline Winspear – fiction
Maisie Dobbs, Jacqueline Winspear – fiction
The Mapping of Love and Death, Jacqueline Winspear – fiction
The Messenger of Truth, Jacqueline Winspear – fiction
Pardonable Lies, Jacqueline Winspear – fiction
Right Ho, Jeeves, P.G. Wodehouse – fiction
Thank You, Jeeves, P.G. Wodehouse – fiction
Shoot Him If He Runs, Stuart Woods – fiction
South Texas Tales, Patricia Cisneros Young – fiction
Around the World on Two Wheels: Annie Londonderry’s Extraordinary Ride, Peter Zheutlin – nonfiction

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