Top 5(ish) of 2010

Bonnie recommends:
The Help by Kathryn Stockett (fiction/audiobook)
American Assassin by Vince Flynn (fiction)
Bride Quartet by Nora Roberts (fiction/audiobook)
Stones into Schools: Promoting Peace with Books, Not Bombs, in Afghanistan and Pakistan by Greg Mortenson (fiction/audiobook)
Chesapeake Shores novels by Sherryl Woods (fiction/audiobook)

Cathy recommends:
Babies (nonfiction/DVD)
The Cape Ann by Faith Sullivan (fiction)
Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen (fiction)
I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith (fiction)
A Map of the World by Jane Hamilton (fiction)

Darla recommends:
Red Pyramid by Rick Riordan (juvenile fiction)
Lost Hero by Rick Riordan (juvenile fiction)
Big Nate: In a Class by Himself by Lincoln Peirce (juvenile fiction)
The Alchemyst: The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel by Michael Scott (juvenile fiction/audiobook)
Ramona and Beezus (fiction/DVD)

Dave recommends:
At Home: A Short History of Private Life by Bill Bryson (nonfiction)
No Impact Man: The Adventures of a Guilty Liberal Who Attempts to Save the Planet and the Discoveries He Makes About Himself and Our Way of Life in the Process by Colin Beavan (nonfiction)
The American Meadow Garden: Creating a Natural Alternative to the Traditional Lawy by John Greenlee (nonfiction)
Duma Key by Stephen King (fiction)
The Tudors: The Complete Story of England's Most Notorious Dynasty by G.J. Meyer (nonfiction)

Joan recommends:
Night Running:  How James Escaped with the Help of his Faithful Dog by Elisa Lynn Carbone (juvenile fiction)
Faith by Maya Ajmera (juvenile nonfiction)
Where in the Wild? Camouflaged Creatures Concealed--and Revealed: Ear-Tickling Poems by David M. Schwartz (juvenile nonfiction)
Sister's Grimm: The Inside Story by Michael Buckley (juvenile fiction/audiobook)
Gooseberry Patch Quick & Easy Family Favorites (nonfiction)

Kay recommends:
The Hunger Games/Catching Fire/Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins (young adult fiction/I listened to 2 as audiobooks on CD and read the other in hardcopy)
The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein (fiction)
Avatar (fiction/DVD)

Lisa recommends:
Bella (fiction/DVD)
The Girl Who Played with Fire by Steig Larsson (fiction)
Toy Story 3 (fiction/DVD)
Robot Dreams by Sara Varon (juvenile graphic novel)

Mary recommends:
Hunger Games trilogy by Suzanne Collins (young adult fiction/audiobook)
Shanghai Girls by Lisa See (fiction/audiobook)
Winter’s Bone (fiction/DVD)
Glee: Season 1 (fiction/DVD)
Inception (fiction/DVD)

Mary Kay recommends:
The Night Bookmobile by Audrey Niffenegger (graphic novel)
The Cookbook Collector by Allegra Goodman (fiction)

Nancy recommends:
Annie’s Ghosts: A Journey Into a Family Secret by Steve Luxenberg (nonfiction)
Glee: Season 1 (fiction/DVD)
Silencing Sam by Julie Kramer (mystery)
Hunger Games trilogy by Suzanne Collins (young adult fiction)
Committed: A Skeptic Makes Peace with Marriage by Elizabeth Gilbert (nonfiction/audiobook)

Renée recommends:
Game Change: Obama and the Clintons, McCain and Palin, and the Race of a Lifetime by John Heilemann and Mark Halperin (nonfiction)
Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void by Mary Roach (nonfiction)
The Promise: President Obama, Year One by Jonathan Alter (nonfiction)
Talk to the Hand: The Utter Bloody Rudeness of the World Today, or Six Reasons to Stay Home and Bolt the Door by Lynne Truss (nonfiction)
You Are Not a Gadget by Jaron Lanier (nonfiction)

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