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2012 Books January 1, 2012

  1. The Mostly True Story of Jack by Kelly Barnhill
  2. Wonderstruck by Brian Selznick
  3. Jefferson’s Sons by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
  4. The Apothecary by Maile Meloy
  5. Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes by Jonathan Auxier
  6. Red Glove (Curse Workers Book 2) by Holly Black
  7. Breadcrumbs by Anne Ursu
  8. The Name of the Star by Maureen Johnson
  9. Everybody Sees the Ants by A.S. King
  10. The Trouble with May Amelia by Jennifer Holm
  11. The Learning Leader: How to Focus School Improvement for Better Results by Donald Reeves
  12. Case Studies for Educational Leadership: Solving Administrative Dilemmas by Stephen Midlock
  13. Pandemonium by Lauren Oliver
  14. The Aviary by Kathleen O’Dell
  15. Lonely Planet West Africa
  16. Everything on Dakar, Senegal, and West Africa that I have been able to get my hands on through inner-library loan.
  17. Accountability for Learning: How Teachers and School Leaders Can Take Charge by Douglas Reeves
  18. Wonder by R. J. Palocio
  19. Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
  20. Professional Development What Works by Sally Zepeda
  21. The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate
  22. Someone Knows My Name by Lawrence Hill
  23. Brave Girl Eating: A Family’s Struggle with Aneroxia by Harriet Brown
  24. Kindred Souls by Patricia MacLachlan
  25. Divergent by Veronica Roth
  26. Insurgent by Veronica Roth
  27. Forge by Laurie Halse Anderson
  28. The Grass is Singing by Doris Lessing
  29. May B. by Caroline Starr Rose
  30. Things Left Behind by
  31. Secrets in the Fire by Henning Mankell
  32. Alvin Ho: Allergic to Dead Bodies, Funerals, and Other Fatal Circumstances by Lenore Look
  33. Promise the Night by Michaela MacColl
  34. Influencer by Kerry Patterson
  35. Clockwork Prince by Cassandra Clare
  36.  Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo
  37. A Short Guide to a Happy Life by Anna Quindlen
  38. Leading with Soul: An Uncommon Journey of Spirit by Lee Bolman and Terrence Deal
  39. Halfway to Each Other: How a Year in Italy Brought Our Family Home by Susan Pohlman
  40. A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness
  41. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsen
  42. The Girl who Played with Fire by Stieg Larsen
  43. The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest by Stieg Larsen
  44. Don’t Let’s Go to the Dogs Tonight by
  45.  Shadow of Night by Deborah Harkness
  46. As Always, Julia: The Letters of Julia Child and Avis DeVoto
  47. Don’t Let’s Go the Dogs Tonight by Alexandra Fuller
  48. Reached by Allie Condie
  49. The Evolution of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin
  50. Outpost by Ann Aguirre
  51. Shadow of Night by Deborah Harkness
  52. The Night Circus by Erin Morgernstern
  53. The White Giraffe by Lauren St. John
  54. Amelia Anne is Dead and Gone by Kat Rosenfeld

One Response to “2012 Books”

  1. Diane Says:

    I just retired as a public school educator/administrator after 33 years! How exciting… you’ll be influencing students on another continent while your children will be expanding their world at the same time!

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