New Books Read 2015

These are the New-To-Me Books I read this year. Date indicates the date completed. Asterisk indicates one of my classics for this year.

1. 10 January–The Good Soldier by Ford Madox Ford

2. 11 January–The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett

3. 17 January–Hope is a Ferris Wheel by Robin Herrera

4. 18 January–Splendours and Glooms by Laura Amy Schlitz

5. 19 January–Amahl and the Night Visitors by Gian-Carlo Menotti

6. 22 January–To Kill a Mockingbird* by Harper Lee

7. 22 January–Anything but Typical by Nora Raleigh Baskin

8. 26 January–We Two by Gillian Gill

9. 26 January–Hiding Out at the Pancake Palace by Nan Marino

10. 31 January–Longitude by Dava Sobel

11. 31 January–Cloudy with a Chance of Boys by Megan McDonald

12. 31 January–Middle School: How I Survived Bullies, Broccoli, and Snake Hill by James Patterson

13. 9 February–Somewhere in France by Jennifer Robson

14. 14 February–The Boston Girl by Anita Diamant

15. 18 February–If the Shoe Fits by Sarah Mlynowski

16. 20 February–A Plague of Unicorns by Jane Yolen

17. 21 February–Brideshead Revisited* by Evelyn Waugh

18. 24 February–Bliss by Kathryn Littlewood

19. 26 February—Absolutely Almost by Lisa Graff

20. 6 Mar—The Professor and the Madman by Simon Winchester

21. 11 Mar—Their Eyes Were Watching God* by Zora Neale Hurston

22. 14 Mar—Navigating Early by Clare Vanderpool

23. 26 Mar—Blood Sisters by Sarah Gristwood

24. 1 Apr—Mission Unstoppable by Dan Gutman

25. 20 Apr— Paris Stories by Mavis Gallant

26. 23 Apr—To the Lighthouse* by Virginia Woolf

26. 24 Apr—Absolutely Truly by Heather Vogel Frederick

27. 29 Apr—Jane Austen: An Illustrated Treasury by Rebecca Dickson

28. 14 May—Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy by Karen Abbott

29. 16 May—Is It Just Me? by Miranda Hart

30. 26 May—The Sun Also Rises* by Ernest Hemingway

31. 7 Jun— As You Wish by Cary Elwes

32. 16 Jun— The Bookman’s Tale by Charlie Lovett

33. 20 Jun— Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes by Jonathan Auxier

34. 26 Jun— Double Dog Dare by Lisa Graff

35. 27 Jun— Fish In A Tree by Lynda Mullaly Hunt

36. 28 Jun— Love in the Time of Cholera* by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

37. 28 Jun— Pioneer Girl by Laura Ingalls Wilder

38. 10 Aug— Flunked  by Jen Calontia

39. 15 Aug— Cold Comfort Farm*  by Stella Gibbons

40. 20 Aug— Without Reservations  by Alice Steinbach

41. 21 Aug— The War that Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley

42. 29 Aug— Uncle Tom’s Cabin*  by Harriet Beecher Stowe

43. 2 Sep— Echo by Pam Munoz Ryan

44. 6 Sep— When Books Went to War by Molly Guptill Manning

45. 7 Sep— The Fourteenth Goldfish by Jennifer L. Holm

46. 7 Sep— The Scandalous Sisterhood of Prickwillow Place by Julie Berry

47. 11 Sep— Half a Chance by Cynthia Lord

48. 14 Sep— Twelve Dancing Princesses by Marianna Mayer

49. 14 Sep— Brown Girl Dreaming by Jaqueline Woodson

50. 14 Sep— Betsy in Spite of Herself by Maud Hart Lovelace

51. 18 Sep— Breakfast at Tiffany’s* by Truman Capote

52. 19 Sep— The Jane Austen Guide to Happily Ever After by Elizabeth Kantor

53. 20 Sep— Gabriel Finley and the Raven’s Riddle by George Hagan

54. 22 Sep— One Year by Mary McDonough

55. 23 Sep— Centaur Rising by Jane Yolen

56. 26 Sep— Half a World Away by Cynthia Kohdata

57. 28 Sep— The Silver Six by AJ Lieberman

58. 28 Sep— Words with Wings by Nikki Grimes

59. 30 Sep— The Qwikpick Papers: Poop Fountain! by Tom Angleberger

60. 8 Oct— Betsy Was a Junior by Maud Hart Lovelace

61. 11 Oct— Odd Weird & Little by Patrick Jennings

62. 11 Oct— El Deafo by Cece Bell

63. 12 Oct— The Forget-Me-Not Summer by Leila Howland

64. 15 Oct— Graceful by Wendy Mass

65. 25 Oct— Am I Getting Paid for This? by Betty Rollin

66. 26 Oct— Fahrenheit 451*by Ray Bradbury

67. 31 Oct— Finding Gossamyr  by David A. Rodriguez

68. 23 Nov— The Quartet by Joseph Ellis

69. 24 Nov— America’s Women by Gail Collins

70. 26 Nov— The Picture of Dorian Gray* by Oscar Wilde

71. 12 Dec— Tiny Little Thing by Beatriz Williams

72. 22 Dec— Peanut Butter & Cupcake! by Terry Border

73. 22 Dec— What’s Your Favorite Animal? by Eric Carle

74. 22 Dec— The Tooth Fairy Wars by Kate Coombs

75. 22 Dec— Elizabeth, Queen of the Seas by Lynne Cox

76. 22 Dec— Dog vs. Cat by Chris Gall

77. 22 Dec— Julia’s House for Lost Creatures by Ben Hatke

78. 22 Dec— At the Same Moment, Around the World by Clotilde Perrin

79. 22 Dec— The Most Magnificent Thing by Ashley Spires

80. 22 Dec— Feathers: Not Just for Flying by Melissa Stewart

81. 23 Dec— Lowriders in Space by Cathy Camper

82. 23 Dec— Excellent Women* by Barbara Pym

83. 23 Dec— Jimmy the Joey by Deborah Lee Rose

84. 23 Dec— The Noisy Paint Box by Barb Rosenstock

85. 23 Dec— Lost and Found by Bill Harley

86. 23 Dec— Brush of the Gods by Lenore Look

87. 23 Dec— Joy in Mudville by Bob Raczka

88. 23 Dec— Carnivores by Aaron Reynolds

89. 28 Dec— Adventures with Waffles by Maria Parr

90. 28 Dec— Dogs of War by Sheila Keenan and Nathan Fox

91. 29 Dec— Cardboard by Doug TenNapel

92. 29 Dec— Phoebe and Her Unicorn by Dana Simpson

93. 29 Dec— Bravoman by Matt Moylan

94. 30 Dec— Hidden by Loic Dauvillier

95. 30 Dec— The Stratford Zoo Presents: Macbeth by Ian Lendler

96. 31 Dec— I Had Trouble in Getting to Solla Sollew by Dr. Seuss

97. 31 Dec— Once Upon a Time by Marina Warner

98. 31 Dec— Jane Austen’s Names by Margaret Doody

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