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Wrapping up 2008 (books)

Fiction:


1. Erastes. Standish.
2. Francisco, Ruth. Confessions of a Deathmaiden.
3. Banks, Iain. The Wasp Factory.
4. Radish, Kris. Dancing Naked at the Edge of Dawn.
5. Grimes, Martha. Dust.
6. Atwood, Margaret. Moral Disorder and Other Stories.
7. Gaiman, Neil. Fragile Things.
8. Ishiguro, Kazuo. Never Let Me Go.
9. King, Lily. The Pleasing Hour.
10. Kinsella, Sophie. Remember Me?.
11. Joss, Morag. The Night Following.
12. Appelfeld, Aharon. All Whom I Have Loved.
13. Gardiner, Meg. The Dirty Secrets Club.
14. George, Elizabeth. Careless in Red.
15. Sims, Ruth. The Phoenix.
16. Pullman, Philip. The Subtle Knife: His Dark Materials Book II.
17. Pullman, Philip. The Amber Spyglass: His Dark Materials Book III.
18. Penny, Louise. The Cruelest Month.
19. Coben, Harlan. Hold Tight.
20. Carroll, Jonathan. Black Cocktail.
21. Caldwell, Ian and Dustin Thomason. The Rule of Four.
22. Lancaster, Jen. Bitter Is the New Black.
23. Singer, Isaac Bashevis. The Magician of Lublin.
24. Vreeland, Susan. The Girl in Hyacinth Blue.
25. Proulx, Annie. Close Range.
26. Smith, Alexander McCall. The Sunday Philosophy Club.
27. Johnson, Rachel. Notting Hell.
28. Indridason, Arnaldur. Jar City.


Non-Fiction / Memoirs:


1. Krakauer, Jon. Under the Banner of Heaven.
2. Turnbull, Sarah. Almost French.
3. Gropnik, Adam. Paris to the Moon.
4. Powell, Julie. Julie & Julia.
5. Steinbach, Alice. Without Reservations.
6. Stephens, Deborah Collins et. al. This Is Not the Life I Ordered.
7. Trillin, Calvin. Almost Alice.
8. Buck, Pearl S. The Exile.
9. Goldfarb, Alex and Marina Litvinenko. Death of a Dissident: The Poisoning of Alexander Litvinenko and the Return of the KGB.
10. Campbell, Liza. A Charmed Life.
11. Hall, Meredith. Without a Map.
12. Sarton, May. The House by the Sea. (Reread)
13. Flinn, Kathleen. The Sharper Your Knife, the Less You Cry.
14. Perry, Laurie Beasley. Drunk, Divorced & Covered in Cat Hair.
15. Rieff, David. Swimming in a Sea of Death.
16. Hesser, Amanda (ed.). Eat, Memory: Great Writers at the Table.
17. Kimes, Joanne. Christmas Sucks.
18. Viscusi, Stephen. Bulletproof Your Job.
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