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Library books read in 2011 listed below. Book list below does not include:
* Text books: Meteorology Today, Environmental Geology, Physical Geography, and Pipkin's Geology workbook.
* Backpacking and camping books:  Between a Rock and a Hard Spot, Aron Ralston; Animals Make Us Human, Temple Grandin; and I forget the rest.
* A bunch of YA and youth books, before I mailed a box of them to a newly-literate adult friend:  Lauren Myracle's TTYL set.  Suzanne Collins' Gregor the Underworlder series. The Little Prince. The Velveteen Rabbit.
* The trend:  Biography. Home improvement.  Young adult fiction.
Favorite books:  Room; Unbroken; Swamplandia; Shiver; Dust; Inside Scientology; 2030; Animals Make Us Human; Bossypants; The Diana Chronicles.
AUTHOR       Brand, Russell, 1975-
TITLE        My booky wook : a memoir of sex, drugs, and stand-up / Russell
IMPRINT      New York : Collins, 2009.
CALL #       Bio Brand.
AUTHOR       Donoghue, Emma, 1969-
TITLE        Room : a novel / Emma Donoghue.
IMPRINT      New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2010.
CALL #       Fiction Donoghue.
AUTHOR       Strout, Elizabeth.
TITLE        Olive Kitteridge / Elizabeth Strout.
IMPRINT      Thorndike, Me. : Center Point Pub., 2008.
CALL #       LT Fiction Strout.
AUTHOR       Hillenbrand, Laura.
TITLE        Unbroken : a World War II story of survival, resilience, and
               redemption / Laura Hillenbrand.
IMPRINT      New York : Random House Large Print, c2010.
AUTHOR       Russell, Karen, 1981-
TITLE        Swamplandia! / Karen Russell.
IMPRINT      New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2011.
CALL #       Fiction Russell.
AUTHOR       McKean, Erin.
TITLE        The secret lives of dresses / Erin McKean.
IMPRINT      New York : 5 Spot, 2011.
CALL #       Fiction McKean, E.
AUTHOR       Lindsay, Jeffry P.
TITLE        Dexter is delicious : a novel / Jeff Lindsay\
IMPRINT      New York : Doubleday, c2010.
CALL #       Fiction Lindsay.
AUTHOR       Parker, Robert B., 1932-2010.
TITLE        Sixkill [sound recording] / Robert B. Parker.
IMPRINT      Westminster, Md. : Books on Tape, p2011.
CALL #       CD Mystery Parker.
AUTHOR       Scottoline, Lisa.
TITLE        Why my third husband will be a dog [sound recording] : the
               amazing adventures of an ordinary woman / Lisa Scottoline.
IMPRINT      North Kingstown, R.I. : BBC Audiobooks America, [2010], p2009.
CALL #       CD 814 Scottoline.
AUTHOR       Novik, Naomi.
TITLE        Victory of eagles / Naomi Novik.
IMPRINT      New York : Del Rey, c2008.
CALL #       Fiction Novik, N.
AUTHOR       Novik, Naomi.
TITLE        Tongues of serpents / Naomi Novik.
IMPRINT      New York : Del Rey-Ballantine Books, 2010.
CALL #       Science Fiction Novik.
AUTHOR       Chbosky, Stephen.
TITLE        The perks of being a wallflower / Stephen Chbosky.
IMPRINT      New York : Pocket Books, c1999.
CALL #       Fiction Chbosky.
AUTHOR       Morton, Andrew, 1953-
TITLE        Diana : her true story / Andrew Morton.
IMPRINT      New York : Simon & Schuster, c1992.
AUTHOR       Andersen, Christopher P.
TITLE        The day Diana died / by Christopher Andersen.
IMPRINT      New York : Morrow, 1998.
AUTHOR       Brown, Tina.
TITLE        The Diana chronicles / by Tina Brown.
IMPRINT      New York : Random House Large Print, c2007.
CALL #       941.085 Diana.
AUTHOR       Scottoline, Lisa.
TITLE        Lady killer [sound recording] / by Lisa Scottoline.
IMPRINT      Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, p2008.
CALL #       CD Mystery Scottoline.
AUTHOR       Howell, Georgina, 1942-
TITLE        Diana, her life in fashion / Georgina Howell.
IMPRINT      New York : Rizzoli, 1998.
CALL #       941.085 DIANA.
AUTHOR       Fincher, Jayne, 1958-
TITLE        Diana : portrait of a princess / by Jayne Fincher, royal
               photographer ; text by Jayne Fincher with Judy Wade.
IMPRINT      New York : Simon & Schuster Editions in association with Callaway
               editions, c1998.
AUTHOR       Donnelly, Peter, 1941-
TITLE        Diana : a tribute to the people's princess / Peter Donnelly.
IMPRINT      Philadelphia : Courage Books, 1997.
AUTHOR       Graham, Tim.
TITLE        Dressing Diana / Tim Graham and Tamsin Blanchard.
IMPRINT      Princeton, New Jersey : Benford Books, 1998.
CALL #       941.085 DIANA.
TITLE        The Diana years.
IMPRINT      New York, N.Y : People Books, 1997.
CALL #       941.085.
AUTHOR       Davies, Nicholas.
TITLE        Diana : the lonely princess / Nicholas Davies.
IMPRINT      New York : Carol Pub. Group, 1996.
AUTHOR       Morton, Andrew, 1953-
TITLE        Diana, in pursuit of love / Andrew Morton.
IMPRINT      London : Michael O'Mara Books, 2004.
CALL #       941.085 DIANA.
AUTHOR       Andersen, Christopher P.
TITLE        Diana's boys : William and Harry and the mother they loved /
               Christopher Andersen.
IMPRINT      New York : HarperCollins, 2002.
CALL #       941.085 WILLIAM.
AUTHOR       Lowe, Rob.
TITLE        Stories I only tell my friends [sound recording] : [an
               autobiography] / Rob Lowe.
IMPRINT      New York : Macmillan Audiobook, p2011.
CALL #       Bio Lowe, R.
AUTHOR       Conant, Howell.
TITLE        Grace / by Howell Conant ; introduction by Todd Brewster ; design
               by Mary K. Baumann & Will Hopkins.
IMPRINT      New York : Random House, c1992.
CALL #       921 GRACE.
AUTHOR       Hall, Trevor, 1943-
TITLE        Her Serene Highness, Princess Grace of Monaco / Trevor Hall ;
               designed by Philip Clucas Msiad ; produced by Ted Smart and
               David Gibbon.
IMPRINT      [New York?] : Greenwich House, c1982.
AUTHOR       Savage, Candace Sherk, 1949-
TITLE        Bird brains : the intelligence of crows, ravens, magpies, and
               jays / Candace Savage.
IMPRINT      San Francisco : Sierra Club Books, 1995.
CALL #       598.864.
AUTHOR       Franco, James, 1978-
TITLE        Palo Alto : stories / James Franco.
IMPRINT      New York : Scribner, 2010.
CALL #       Fiction Franco.
AUTHOR       Dugard, Jaycee Lee, 1980-
TITLE        A stolen life [sound recording] : a memoir / Jaycee Dugard.
IMPRINT      Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, [2011], p2011.
CALL #       CD Bio DUGARD.
AUTHOR       Northrop, Michael.
TITLE        Trapped / Michael Northrop.
IMPRINT      New York : Scholastic Press, 2011.
CALL #       Fiction Northrop.
AUTHOR       Lewman, John.
TITLE        Fireplace & mantel ideas / by John Lewman.
IMPRINT      East Petersburg, PA : Fox Books, 1999.
CALL #       721.8 Lewman.
TITLE        Great decks & outdoor living / [editors: Vicki Christian, Paula
IMPRINT      Des Moines : Meredith Corp., c2006.
CALL #       690.184 Great.
AUTHOR       Shakery, Karin.
TITLE        Deck & patio upgrades / created by the editorial staff of Ortho
               Books ; project director & writer, Karin Shakery ; illustrator,
               Richard Moore.
IMPRINT      San Ramon, CA : Ortho Books, c1991.
CALL #       721.84.
AUTHOR       Riha, John.
TITLE        Deck & patio planner / [editor, Paula Marshall ; writer, John
IMPRINT      Des Moines, Iowa : Better Homes and Gardens Books, c2000.
CALL #       690.89 Riha 2000.
TITLE        Ideas for great patios & decks / by Scott Atkinson and the
               editors of Sunset Books.
IMPRINT      Menlo Park, Calif. : Sunset Books, c2006.
CALL #       690.18 Ideas.
AUTHOR       Young, Emily.
TITLE        Big ideas for small gardens / by Emily Young and Dave Egbert.
IMPRINT      Menlo Park, Calif. : Sunset Books, c2007.
CALL #       712.6 Young.
TITLE        Fireplaces and wood stoves / by the editors of Time-Life Books.
IMPRINT      Alexandria, Va. : Time-Life Books, c1997.
CALL #       697.04 Fireplaces.
TITLE        Traditional home.
IMPRINT      [Des Moines, IA : Special Interest Publications,
CALL #       Magazine.
TITLE        California home & design.
IMPRINT      Menlo Park, CA : 18 Media Inc., 2001-
CALL #       Magazine.
AUTHOR       Ray, Rebbecca.
TITLE        Pure / Rebbecca Ray.
IMPRINT      New York : Grove Press, [2000]
CALL #       Fiction Ray.
AUTHOR       Bedford, Martyn.
TITLE        Flip / Martyn Bedford.
IMPRINT      New York : Wendy Lamb Books, c2011.
AUTHOR       Dowell, Frances O'Roark.
TITLE        Ten miles past normal / Frances O'Roark Dowell.
IMPRINT      New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, c2011.
CALL #       YA Fiction Dowell.
AUTHOR       Vassallo, Marc.
TITLE        The barefoot home : dressed-down design for casual living / Marc
               Vassallo ; [photographer:  Ken Gutmaker]
IMPRINT      Newtown, CT : Taunton Press, 2006.
CALL #       728 Vassallo.
AUTHOR       Thompson, Elisabeth Kendall.
TITLE        Houses of the West / by Elisabeth Kendall Thompson.
IMPRINT      New York : McGraw-Hill, c1979.
CALL #       Q 728.09182 Thompson.
AUTHOR       Versaci, Russell.
TITLE        Creating a new old house : yesterday's character for today's home
               / Russell Versaci ; photographs by Erik Kvalsvik.
IMPRINT      Newtown, CT : Taunton Press, c2003.
CALL #       728 Versaci.
AUTHOR       Weiner, Jennifer.
TITLE        Then came you : a novel / Jennifer Weiner.
IMPRINT      New York : Atria Books, 2011.
CALL #       Fiction Weiner.
AUTHOR       Ephron, Nora.
TITLE        I remember nothing : and other reflections / Nora Ephron.
IMPRINT      New York : Random House Large Print, c2010.
CALL #       LT 814.54 Ephron.
AUTHOR       Alt, David D.
TITLE        Roadside geology of northern California / David D. Alt, Donald W.
IMPRINT      Missoula, Mont. : Mountain Press Pub. Co., [1975], 1988 printing.
CALL #       557.94 Alt.
AUTHOR       Konigsmark, Ted.
TITLE        Geologic trips : San Francisco and the Bay Area / Ted Konigsmark.
IMPRINT      Gualala, Calif. : GeoPress, 1998.
CALL #       557.9461 Konigsmark.
AUTHOR       Hillstrom, Susan B.
TITLE        Design ideas for bathrooms / Susan Hillstrom.
IMPRINT      Upper Saddle River, NJ : Creative Homeowner ; Garsington :
               Windsor [distributor], 2005.
CALL #       643.52 Hillstrom.
AUTHOR       Peters, Rick.
TITLE        Practical improvements for older homeowners : easy ways to make
               your home more comfortable as you age / Rick Peters.
IMPRINT      New York : Hearst, 2009.
CALL #       643.7 Peters.
AUTHOR       Gibson, Scott, 1951-
TITLE        Bathroom ideas that work : creative design solutions for your
               home / Scott Gibson.
IMPRINT      Newtown, CT : Taunton Press, c2007.
CALL #       643.3 Gibson.
AUTHOR       Fey, Tina, 1970-
TITLE        Bossypants [sound recording] / Tina Fey.
IMPRINT      [New York] : Hachette Audio, [2011]
CALL #       CD Bio Fey.
AUTHOR       Ryan, Amy Kathleen.
TITLE        Glow / Amy Kathleen Ryan.
IMPRINT      New York : St. Martin's Griffin, 2011.
CALL #       Teen Fiction Ryan.
AUTHOR       Turner, Joan Frances.
TITLE        Dust / Joan Frances Turner.
IMPRINT      New York : Ace Books, 2010.
CALL #       Fiction Turner.
AUTHOR       Bauer, Tricia, 1952-
TITLE        Boondocking : a novel / Tricia Bauer.
IMPRINT      Bridgehampton, N.Y. : Bridge Works Publishing, c1997.
CALL #       Fiction.
AUTHOR       Reitman, Janet.
TITLE        Inside scientology : the story of America's most secretive
               religion / Janet Reitman.
IMPRINT      Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2011.
CALL #       299.936 Reitman.
AUTHOR       Crusie, Jennifer.
TITLE        Trust me on this / Jennifer Crusie.
IMPRINT      New York : Bantam Books, 2010, c1997.
CALL #       Fiction Crusie.
AUTHOR       Lynch, Jane, 1960-
TITLE        Happy accidents / Jane Lynch.
IMPRINT      New York : Hyperion, 2011.
CALL #       792.028 LYNCH, J.
AUTHOR       Caine, Michael.
TITLE        The Elephant to Hollywood [sound recording] / Michael Caine.
IMPRINT      [New York] : Macmillan Audiobook, p2010.
CALL #       CD Bio CAINE.
TITLE        Ultimate guide to ceramic & stone tile : select, install,
               maintain : ceramic, stone, glass, mosaic, porcelain / [managing
               editor, Fran J. Donegan]
IMPRINT      Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Creative Homeowner, c2006.
CALL #       698 Ultimate.
AUTHOR       Barrett, Neal, 1949-
TITLE        Ultimate guide to crown molding : plan, design, install / Neal
IMPRINT      Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Creative Homeowner, c2007.
CALL #       694.6 Barrett.
AUTHOR       Callery, Emma.
TITLE        1001 ideas for color & paint / Emma Callery.
IMPRINT      Upper Saddle River, NJ : Creative Homeowner, c2006.
CALL #       698.14 Callery.
AUTHOR       Kinkead, Cookie.
TITLE        Fireplaces / photographs by Cookie Kinkead ; text by Alexandra
               Edwards ; foreword by Paul Vincent Wiseman.
IMPRINT      San Francisco : Chronicle Books, c1992.
CALL #       721.8 Kinkead.
AUTHOR       Bix, Cynthia Overbeck.
TITLE        Ideas  for great fireplaces / by Cynthia Bix and the editors of
               Sunset Books.
IMPRINT      Menlo Park, Calif. : Sunset Books, c2004.
CALL #       697.1 Bix.
AUTHOR       Gitlin, Jane.
TITLE        Fire places : a practical design guide to fireplaces and stoves
               indoors and out / Jane Gitlin.
IMPRINT      Newtown, CT : Taunton Press, 2006.
CALL #       697.1 Gitlin.
TITLE        Fireplaces and wood stoves / by the editors of Sunset Books and
               Sunset magazine.
IMPRINT      Menlo Park, Calif. ; Lane Pub. Co., 1989.
CALL #       697.1 Fireplaces.
AUTHOR       Notaro, Laurie.
TITLE        It looked different on the model : epic tales of impending shame
               and infamy / Laurie Notaro.
IMPRINT      New York : Villard Trade Paperbacks, c2011.
CALL #       814 Notaro, L.
TITLE        Gregor and the Code of Claw / Suzanne Collins.
IMPRINT      New York : Scholastic Press, 2007.
CALL #       J Fiction Collins.
AUTHOR       Kaling, Mindy.
TITLE        Is everyone hanging out without me? (and other concerns) / Mindy
IMPRINT      New York : Crown Archetype, c2011.
CALL #       818 Kaling.
AUTHOR       Condie, Allyson Braithwaite.
TITLE        Crossed / Ally Condie.
IMPRINT      New York : Dutton Books, 2011.
CALL #       Teen Fiction Condie.
AUTHOR       DeGeneres, Ellen.
TITLE        Seriously-- I'm kidding [sound recording] / Ellen DeGeneres.
IMPRINT      New York : Hachette Audio, p2011.
CALL #       792.702/8092 B 23.
CALL #       CD 792.702 DEGENERES.
AUTHOR       Brockway, Connie.
TITLE        The golden season / Connie Brockway.
IMPRINT      New York : Onyx, 2010.
CALL #       Fiction Brockway.
AUTHOR       Proddow, Penny.
TITLE        Diamonds : a century of spectacular jewels / Penny Proddow and
               Marion Fasel ; photographs by David Behl.
IMPRINT      New York : Harry N. Abrams, Publishers, 1996.
CALL #       739.27 Proddow.
AUTHOR       Wire, CeCe.
TITLE        Creative metal clay jewelry : techniques, projects, inspiration /
               by CeCe Wire.
IMPRINT      New York : Lark Books, 2003.
CALL #       745.5942.
AUTHOR       Isaacs, Susan, 1943-
TITLE        As husbands go [sound recording] / by Susan Isaacs.
IMPRINT      [Ashland, Or.] : Blackstone Audio, p2010.
CALL #       CD Fiction Isaacs.
AUTHOR       Hergé, 1907-1983.
TITLE        The adventures of Tintin. Vol. 1 / Herge.
IMPRINT      Boston : Little Brown, [1993?]
CALL #       J Fiction Herge.
AUTHOR       Brooks, Albert, 1947-
TITLE        2030 : the real story of what happens to America / Albert Brooks.
IMPRINT      New York : St. Martin's Press, 2011.
CALL #       Fiction Brooks.
AUTHOR       Harris, Gardiner.
TITLE        Hazard / Gardiner Harris.
IMPRINT      New York : Minotaur Books, 2010.
CALL #       Mystery Harris, G.
AUTHOR       White, Lee Anne.
TITLE        Backyard idea book / Lee Anne White.
IMPRINT      Newtown, CT : Taunton Press, c2004.
CALL #       712.6 White.
AUTHOR       Montano, Mark.
TITLE        The big-ass book of home decor / Mark Montano ; photographs by
               Auxy Espinoza.
IMPRINT      New York : Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 2010.
CALL #       645 Montano.
AUTHOR       Haab, Sherri.
TITLE        The art of metal clay / Sherri Haab.
IMPRINT      New York : Watson-Guptill Publications, 2003.
CALL #       739.
AUTHOR       Stiefvater, Maggie, 1981-
TITLE        Shiver / Maggie Stiefvater.
IMPRINT      New York : Scholastic, 2009.
CALL #       YA Fiction Stiefvater.
AUTHOR       Kirkman, Robert.
TITLE        The walking dead Vol. 1, Days gone bye / Robert Kirkman, creator,
               writer, letterer ; Tony Moore, penciler, inker, gray tones ;
               Cliff Rathburn, additional gray tones.
IMPRINT      Orange, CA : Image Comics, c2007.
AUTHOR       McCloud, Scott, 1960-
TITLE        Understanding comics : the invisible art / [Scott McCloud]
IMPRINT      New York : HarperPerennial, 1994, c1993.
CALL #       741.5973.
TITLE        Ideas for great patios & decks / by the editors of Sunset Books
               and Sunset magazine.
IMPRINT      Menlo Park, Calif. : Sunset Pub. Co., 1994.
CALL #       690.184 Ideas.
TITLE        The Family handyman decks, patios, and porches : plans, projects,
               and instructions for expanding your outdoor living space.
IMPRINT      Pleasantville, N.Y. : Reader's Digest Association, 1996.
CALL #       690.184 Family.
TITLE        The complete guide to garden walls & fences : improve backyard
               environments, enhance privacy & enjoyment, define space &
IMPRINT      Minneapolis, Minn. : Creative Pub. International, c2010.
CALL #       690.89 Complete.
TITLE        The complete guide to masonry & stonework : updated with new
               products & techniques.
IMPRINT      Minneapolis, Minn. : Creative Pub. International, c2010.
CALL #       693.1 Complete.
AUTHOR       Wilhite, Tom.
TITLE        Patio & stone : a Sunset design guide / by Tom Wilhite and the
               editors of Sunset Books.
IMPRINT      Menlo Park, Calif. : Sunset Pub. Corp., c2009.
CALL #       690.893 Wilhite, T.
AUTHOR       Lu, Marie, 1984-
TITLE        Legend / Marie Lu.
IMPRINT      New York : G. P. Putnam's Sons, 2011.
CALL #       Fiction Lu.
AUTHOR       Baxter, Stephen.
TITLE        Stone spring / Stephen Baxter.
IMPRINT      New York : Roc, 2011.
CALL #       Science Fiction Baxter.
AUTHOR       Mafi, Tahereh.
TITLE        Shatter me / Tahereh Mafi.
IMPRINT      New York : Harper, c2011.
CALL #       Fiction Mafi, T.
AUTHOR       Grafton, Sue.
TITLE        "V" is for vengeance / Sue Grafton.
IMPRINT      New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, c2011.
CALL #       Mystery Grafton.
AUTHOR       Kluger, Jeffrey.
TITLE        The sibling effect : brothers, sisters, and the bonds that define
               us / Jeffrey Kluger.
IMPRINT      New York, NY : Riverhead Books, 2011.
CALL #       155.92 Kluger.



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