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Every year I keep track of the books I’ve read. And I’m bringing that list on over here. (Not all of these books are YA though. I do read a smattering of adult and children’s books, too!)

2011 || 2010 || 2009


First-Time Read.
1. “Not That Kind of Girl” by Siobhan Vaughn. (January)
“Across the Universe” by Beth Revis. (January)
“Darkest Mercy” by Melissa Marr. (January)
“What Happened to Goodbye” by Sarah Dessen. (January)
“Bumped” by Megan McCafferty. (January)
“Desires of the Dead” by Kimberly Derting. (January)
“Entwined” by Heather Dixon. (January)
“Cloaked” by Alex Flinn. (January)
“Timeless” by Alexandra Monir. (January)
“Demonglass” by Rachel Hawkins. (January)

1. “Old Magic” by Marianne Curley. (January)


First-Time Read.
1. “Sisters Red” by Jackson Pearce. (January)
2. “Wish” by Alexandra Bullen. (January)
3. “The Vinyl Princess” by Yvonne Prinz. (January)
4. “Captivate” by Carrie Jones. (January)
5. “Magic Under Glass” by Jaclyn Dolamore. (January)
6. “By The Time You’ll Read This, I’ll Be Dead” by Julie Anne Peters. (January)
7. “Scones and Sensibility” by Lindsay Eland. (January)
8. “Bleeding Violet” by Dia Reeves. (January)
9. “An Off Year” by Claire Zulkey. (January)
10. “Boys, Girls, and Other Hazardous Material” by Rosalind Wiseman. (January)
11. “Flash Burnout” by L.K. Madigan. (January)
12. “The Iron King” by Julie Kagawa. (January)
13. “Perfect Chemistry” by Simone Elkeles. (January)
14. “Firespell” by Chloe Neill. (January)
15. “Vibes” by Amy Kathleen Ryan. (January)
16. “Into the Wild Nerd Yonder” by Julie Halpern. (January)
17. “Fat Cat” by Robin Brande. (January)
18. “Scarlett Fever” by Maureen Johnson. (January)
19. “Mysterious Benedict Society” by Trenton Stewart. (Unfinished) (January)
20. “Emily Goldberg Learns to Salsa” by Micol Ostow. (February)
21. “The Secret Year” by Jennifer Hubbard. (February)
22. “Sophomore Switch” by Abby McDonald. (February)
23. “The Real Real” by Emma McLaughlin and Nicola Kraus. (February)
24. “Blue Plate Special” by Michelle D. Kwasney. (February)
25. “The Naughty List” by Suzanne Collins. (February)
26. “Incarceron” by Catherine Fisher. (February)
27. “The Heart is Not a Size” by Beth Kephart. (Feburary)
28. “Before I Fall” by Lauren Oliver. (February)
29. “Shine, Coconut Moon” by Neesha Meminger. (March)
30. “White Cat” by Holly Black. (March)
31. “Hex Hall” by Rachel Hawkins. (March)
32. “11 Birthdays” by Wendy Mass. (March)
33. “Finally” by Wendy Mass. (March)
34. “Radiant Shadows” by Melissa Marr. (March)
35. “After Ever After” by Jordan Sonnenblick. (March)
36. “Nothing Like You” by Lauren Strasnick. (March)
37. “Numbers” by Rachel Ward. (March)
38. “Gone” by Lisa McMann. (March)
40. “No Such Thing as the Real World” edited by HarperTeen. (March)
41. “Bad Girls Don’t Die” by Katie Aleander. (March)
42. “The Unwritten Rule” by Elizabeth Scott. (March)
43. “Everlasting” by Angie Frazier. (March)
44. “Allie Finkle’s Rules for Girls: Stage Fright” by Meg Cabot. (March)
45. “Allie Finkle’s Rules for Girls: Glitter Gals and the Great Fake Out” by Meg Cabot. (March)
46. “Judy Moody Was In a Mood” by Megan McDonald. (March)
47. “Stink: The Incredible Shrinking Kid” by Megan McDonald. (March)
48. “The Body Finder” by Kimberley Derting. (March)
49. “The Iron Daughter” by Julie Kagawa. (March)
50. “The Summer Before” by Ann M. Martin. (March)
51. “Twilight: Graphic Novel” by Stephenie Meyer; art by Young Kim. (March)
52. “Rules of Attraction” by Simone Elkeles. (March)
53. “This World We Live In” by Susan Beth Pfeffer. (March)
54. “Hourglass” by Claudia Gray. (April)
55. “Something Maybe” by Elizabeth Scott. (April)
56. “Alive and Well in Prague, New York” by Daphne Grab. (April)
57. “The Sky Is Everywhere” by Jandy Nelson. (April)
58. “Are You There God, It’s Me, Margaret” by Judy Blume. (April)
59. “The Reckoning” by Kelley Armstrong. (April)
60. “The Daughters” by Joanna Philbin. (April)
61. “Birthmarked” by Caragh O’Brien. (April)
62. “Runaway” by Meg Cabot. (April)
63. “The Snowball Effect” by Holly Nicole Hoxter. (April)
64. “Every Little Thing in the World” by Nina de Gramont. (April)
65. “Smile” by Raina Telgemeier. (April)
66. “For Keeps” by Natasha Friend. (April)
67. “It’s Raining Cupcakes” by Lisa Schroeder. (April)
68. “Blue Bloods” by Melissa de la Cruz. (April)
69. “Masquerade” by Melissa de la Cruz. (April)
70. “Revelations” by Melissa de la Cruz. (May)
71. “The Van Alen Legacy” by Melissa de la Cruz. (May)
72. “Life, After” by Sarah Darer Littman. (May)
73. “Gimme a Call” by Sarah Mylnowski. (May)
74. “Because I Am Furniture” by Thalia Chaltas. (May)
75. “Eighth Grade Superzero” by Olugbemisola Rhuday Perkovich. (May)
76. “Brightly Woven” by Alexandra Bracken. (May)
77. “Fairy Rebels” by R.J. Anderson. (May)
78. “Wayfarer” by R.J. Anderson. (May)
79. “Kiss of Death” by Rachel Caine. (May)
80. “Spirit Bound” by Richelle Mead. (May)
81. “Boys, Bears, and a Serious Pair of Hiking Boots” by Abby McDonald. (May)
82. “Spells” by Aprilynne Pike. (May)
83. “Will Grayson, Will Grayson” by John Green and David Levithan. (May)
84. “Shade” by Jeri Smith-Ready. (May)
85. “Beautiful Darkness” by Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl. (June)
86. “Matched” by Allie Condie. (June)
87. “Delirium” by Lauren Oliver. (June)
88. “Fixing Delilah Hannaford” by Sarah Ockler. (June)
89. “The Duff” by Kody Keplinger. (June)
90. “Purple Heart” by Patricia McCormick. (June)
91. “In the Path of Falling Objects” by Andrew Smith. (June)
92. “Insatiable” by Meg Cabot. (June)
93. “Raised by Wolves” by Jennifer Lynn Barnes. (June)
94. “Jekel Loves Hyde” by Beth Fantaskey. (June)
95. “Ascendant” by Diana Peterfreund. (June)
96. “Torment” by Lauren Kate. (June)
97. “Pretty Little Liars” by Sara Shepard. (June)
98. “Flawless” by Sara Shepard. (June)
99. “Perfect” by Sara Shepard. (June)
100. “Unbelievable” by Sara Shepard. (June)
101. “Wicked” by Sara Shepard. (June)
102. “Killer” by Sara Shepard. (June)
103. “The Extraordinary Secrets of April, May, and June” by Robin Benway. (June)
104. “Linger” by Maggie Stiefvater. (June)
105. “Only the Good Spy Young” by Ally Carter. (June)
106. “Heartless” by Sara Shepard. (June)
107. “Wanted” by Sara Shepard. (June)
108. “The Summer I Turned Pretty” by Jenny Han. (July)
109. “It’s Not Summer Without You” by Jenny Han. (July)
110. “Extraordinary” by Nancy Werlin. (July)
111. “Sleepless” by Cyn Balog. (July)
112. “Crescendo” by Becca Fitzpatrick. (July)
113. “The Clockwork Angel” by Cassandra Clare. (July)
114. “Dash and Lily’s Book of Dares” by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan. (July)
115. “Dead Beautiful” by Yvonne Woon. (July)
116. “Glee: The Beginning” by Sophia Lowell. (July)
117. “Avalon High” by Meg Cabot. (August)
118. “Total Eclipse” by Rachel Caine. (August)
119. “You Wish” by Mandy Hubbard. (August)
120. “The Summer of Skinny Dipping” by Amanda Howells. (August)
121. “Sea” by Heidi Kling. (August)
122. “Avalon High: Coronation” by Meg Cabot; illustrated by Jinky Coronado. (August)
123. “Avalon High: Homecoming” by Meg Cabot; illustrated by Jinky Coronado. (August)
124. “Avalon High: Hunter’s Moon” by Meg Cabot; illustrated by Jinky Coronado & Larry Tuazon. (August)
125. “Mockingjay” by Suzanne Collins. (August)
126. “The Witchy Worries of Abbie Adams” by Rhonda Hayter. (August)
127. “Out of My Mind” by Sharon Draper. (August)
128. “Scarlett” by Cathy Cassidy. (August)
129. “Blast From the Past” by Meg Cabot. (September)
130. “Firelight” by Sophie Jordan. (September)
131. “Confessions of the Sullivan Sisters” by Natalie Standiford. (September)
132. “A Northern Light” by Jennifer Donnelly. (September)
133. “Jane” by April Lindner. (September)
134. “Sweethearts” by Sara Zarr. (September)
135. “Elsewhere” by Gabrielle Zevin. (September)
136. “How to Say Goodbye in Robot” by Natalie Standiford. (September)
137. “Enchanted Ivy” by Sarah Beth Durst. (September)
138. “Claire de Lune” by Christine Johnson. (October)
139. “Nevermore” by Kelly Creagh. (October)
140. “Unearthly” by Cynthia Hand. (October)
141. “Angelfire” by Courtney Allison Moulton. (October)
142. “Bright Young Things” by Anna Godbersen. (October)
143. “The Mockingbirds” by Daisy Whitney. (October)
144. “Shadow Hills” by Anastasia Hopcus. (October)
145. “Nightshade” by Andrea Cremer. (October)
146. “Ninth Grade Slays” by Heather Brewer. (October)
“Elixir” by Hilary Duff. (October)
“Wither” by Lauren DeStefano. (November)
“The Last Sacrifice” by Richelle Mead. (December)
“Ghost Town” by Rachel Caine. (December)
“Entice” by Carrie Jones. (December)
“Anna and the French Kiss” by Stephanie Perkins. (December)
“Girl, Stolen” by April Henry. (December)

1. “City of Bones” by Cassandra Clare. (January)
2. “Locked In Time” by Lois Duncan. (February)
3. “The Hunger Games” by Suzanne Collins. (August)
4. “Catching Fire” by Suzanne Collins. (August)
5. “Eighth Grade Bites” by Heather Brewer. (September)
6. “The Hunger Games” by Suzanne Collins. (October)



First-Time Read.
1. “Into the Wild” by Sarah Beth Durst. (January)
2. “Out of the Wild” by Sarah Beth Durst. (January)
3. “Need” by Carrie Jones. (January)
4. “The Tale of Despereaux” by Kate DiCamillo. (January)
5. “Kin: The Good Neighbors” by Holly Black. (January)
6. “97 Things to Do Before You Finish High School” by Steven Jenkins. (January)
7. “Dead is a State of Mind” by Marlene Perez. (January)
8. “Forever Princess” by Meg Cabot. (January)
9. “Lord of Misrule” by Rachel Caine. (January)
10. “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw” by Jeff Kinney. (January)
11. “3 Willows: The Sisterhood Grows” by Ann Brashares. (January)
12. “The Poison Apples” by Lily Archer. (January)
13. “Broadway Musicals: Show by Show” by Stanley Green. (January)
14. “Envy” by Anna Godbersen. (January)
15. “Thirteen Reasons Why” by Jay Asher. (January)
16. “Lily dale: Connecting” by Wendy Corsi Staub. (February)
17. “Impossible” by Nancy Werlin. (February)
18. “The Adoration of Jenna Fox” by Mary E. Pearson. (February)
19. “Undone” by Rachel Caine. (February)
20. “Princess of the Midnight Ball” by Jessica Day George. (February)
21. “The Kitchen Witch” by Annette Blair. (February)
22. “Wondrous Strange” by Lesly Livingston. (February)
23. “Harry, A History” by Melissa Anelli. (February)
24. “Dewey: the Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World” by Vicki Myron. (February)
25. “Jersey Boys” by David Cote. (March)
26. “Highway to Hell” by Rosemary Clement-Moore. (March)
27. “Fade” by Lisa McMann. (March)
28. “Twilight: Director’s Notebook” by Catherine Hardwicke. (March)
29. “Allie Finkle’s Rules for Girls: Best Friends and Drama Queens” by Meg Cabot. (March)
30. “Hunted” by P.C. Cast and Kristin Cast. (March)
31. “Wintergirls” by Laurie Halse Anderson. (March)
32. “The Sword Thief” by Peter Lerangis. (March)
33. “City of Glass” by Cassandra Clare. (March)
34. “Eternal” by Cynthia Leitich Smith. (March)
35. “Looking for Alaska” by John Green. (April)
36. “The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks” by E. Lockhart. (April)
37. “The Return/Nightfall” by L.J. Smith. (April)
38. “Evernight” by Claudia Gray. (April)
39. “The Demigod Files” by Rick Riordan. (April)
40. “Perfect Fifths” by Megan McCafferty. (April)
41. “Evermore” by Alyson Noel. (April)
42. “Deadly Little Secret” by Laurie Faria Stolarz. (April)
43. “Fragile Eternity” by Melissa Marr. (April)
44. “The Awakening” by Kelley Armstrong. (April)
45. “Girl’s Guide to Vampires” by Barb Karg. (April)
46. “Bones of Faerie” by Janni Lee Simner. (May)
47. “The Last Olympian” by Rick Riordan. (May)
48. “A Kiss In Time” by Alex Flinn. (May)
49. “Being Nikki” by Meg Cabot. (May)
50. “Peace, Love, and Baby Ducks” by Lauren Myracle. (May)
51. “Jellicoe Road” by Melina Marchetta. (May)
52. “Dead is So Last Year” by Marlene Perez. (June)
53. “Carpe Corpus” by Rachel Caine. (June)
54. “Cathy’s Book” by Sean Stewart. (June)
55. “Cathy’s Key” by Sean Stewart. (June)
56. “Cathy’s Ring” by Sean Stewart. (June)
57. “Twenty Boy Summer” by Sarah Ockler. (June)
58. “Love the Way You Love”, Vol. 1 by Jamie S. Rich and Marc Ellerby. (June)
59. “Love the Way You Love”, Vol. 2 by Jamie S. Rich and Marc Ellerby. (June)
60. “Nobody’s Princess” by Esther Friesner. (June)
61. “Nobody’s Prize” by Esther Friesner. (June)
62. “Keeping the Moon” by Sarah Dessen. (June)
63. “Beastly” by Alex Flinn. (June)
64. “13 Little Blue Envelopes” by Maureen Johnson. (June)
65. “Don’t Judge a Girl By Her Cover” by Ally Carter. (June)
66. “Along for the Ride” by Sarah Dessen. (June)
67. “Suite Scarlett” by Maureen Johnson. (June)
68. “Love You Hate You Miss You” by Elizabeth Scott. (June)
69. “TMI” by Sarah Quigley. (June)
70. “Stargazer” by Claudia Gray. (June)
71. “Fairy Tale” by Cyn Balog. (June)
72. “If I Stay” by Gayle Forman. (June)
73. “The Hunger Games” by Suzanne Collins. (June)
74. “Willow” by Julia Hoban. (July)
75. “Angus, Thongs, and Full-Frontal Snogging” by Louise Rennison. (July)
76. “A Map of the Known World” by Lisa Ann Sandell. (July)
77. “Jessica’s Guide to Dating on the Dark Side” by Beth Fantaskey. (July)
78. “Wings” by Aprilynne Pike. (July)
79. “Blue Moon” by Alyson Noel. (July)
80. “Pure” by Terra Elan McVoy. (July)
81. “The Demon’s Lexicon” by Sarah Rees Brennan. (July)
82. “Once a Witch” by Carolyn MacCullough. (July)
83. “Catching Fire” by Suzanne Collins. (July)
84. “Heist Society” by Ally Carter. (July)
85. “Fire” by Kristin Cashore. (July)
86. “Cape Storm” by Rachel Caine. (July)
87. “Strange Angels” by Lili St. Crow. (July)
88. “Beautiful Creatures” by Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl. (August)
89. “Ash” by Malindo Lo. (August)
90. “Luv Ya Bunches” by Lauren Myracle. (August)
91. “Hate List” by Jennifer Brown. (August)
92. “Shiver” by Maggie Stiefvater. (August)
93. “Just One Wish” by Janette Rallison. (August)
94. “The Chosen One” by Carol Lynch Williams. (August)
95. “Prada and Prejudice” by Mandy Hubbard. (August)
96. “What I Saw and How I Lied” by Judy Blundell. (August)
97. “Swoon” by Nina Malkin. (August)
98. “Once Was Lost” by Sara Zarr. (August)
99. “It’s Not You, It’s Me” by Kerry Cohen Hoffmann. (August)
100. “Nothing But Ghosts” by Beth Kephart. (August)
101. “Love Is the Higher Law” by David Levithan. (August)
102. “Wicked Lovely: Desert Tales: Sanctuary” by Melissa Marr & Xian Nu Studio. (August)
103. “Sea Change” by Aimee Friedman. (August)
104. “When You Reach Me” by Rebecca Stead. (August)
105. “The Boyfriend List” by E. Lockhart. (August)
106. “Liar” by Justine Larbalestier. (August)
107. “Blood Promise” by Richelle Mead. (August)
108. “Prophecy of the Sisters” by Michelle Zink. (August)
109. “Dreaming Anastasia” by Joy Preble. (September)
110. “Columbine” by Dave Cullen. (September)
111. “Psych Major Syndrome” by Alicia Thompson. (September)
112. “The Devil’s Kiss” by Sarwat Chadda. (September)
113. “After” by Amy Efaw. (September)
114. “The Splendor Falls” by Rosemary Clement-Moore. (September)
115. “Why I Let My Hair Grow Out” by Maryrose Wood. (September)
116. “How I Found the Perfect Dress” by Maryrose Wood. (September)
117. “Crazy Beautiful” by Lauren Baratz-Logsted. (September)
118. “Rampant” by Diana Peterfreund. (September)
119. “As You Wish” by Jackson Pierce. (September)
120. “Meridian” by Amber Kizer. (September)
121. “Ice” by Sarah Beth Durst. (September)
122. “Devoured” by Amanda Marrone. (September)
123. “Pretty Dead” by Francesca Lia Block. (September)
124. “Poison Study” by Maria V. Snyder. (September)
125. “Magic Study” by Maria V. Snyder. (September)
126. “Fire Study” by Maria V. Snyder. (September)
127. “Secret Society” by Tom Dolby. (October)
128. “The Tear Collector” by Patrick Jones. (October)
129. “I Can’t Keep My Own Secrets” by Larry Smith. (October)
130. “The Cupcake Queen” by Heather Hepler. (October)
131. “The Everafter” by Amy Huntley. (October)
132. “Jumping Off Swings” by Jo Knowles. (October)
133. “Viola in Reel Life” by Adriana Trigiani. (October)
134. “Hush Hush” by Becca Fitzpatrick. (October)
135. “Invisible I” by Melissa Kantor. (October)
136. “Good Enough” by Paula Yee. (October)
137. “Donut Days” by Lara Zielin. (October)
138. “Hold Still” by Nina LaCour. (October)
139. “Fallen” by Lauren Kate. (October)
140. “Shrinking Violet” by Danielle Joseph. (October)
141. “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days” by Jeff Kinney. (October)
142. “Lament” by Maggie Stiefvater. (October)
143. “Ballad” by Maggie Stiefvater. (October)
144. “Story of a Girl” by Sara Zarr. (October)
145. “Bloom” by Elizabeth Scott. (October)
146. “Good Neighbors: Kith” by Holly Black. (October)
147. “Vladimir Tod: Eighth Grade Bites” by Heather Brewer. (October)
148. “Positively” by Courtney Sheinmel. (October)
149. “Splendor” by Anna Godbersen. (November)
150. “Deadly Little Lies” by Laurie Faria Stolarz. (November)
151. “Fade Out” by Rachel Caine. (December)
152. “What I Wore to Save the World” by Maryrose Wood. (December)
153. “Dragonfly” by Julia Golding. (December)
154. “Shadowland” by Alyson Noel. (December)
155. “Betrayals” by Lili St. Crow. (December)
156. “The Dark Divine” by Bree Despain. (December)
157. “Darklight” by Lesley Livingston. (December)
158. “Some Girls Are” by Courtney Summers. (December)
159. “Tangled” by Carolyn Mackler. (December)

1. “Ill Wind” by Rachel Caine. (February)
2. “Old Magic” by Marianne Curley. (March)
3. “Double Love” by Francine Pascal. (October)
4. “Stacey’s Book” by Ann M. Martin. (November)
5. “From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler” by E.L. Konigsburg. (November)



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