July 21st, 2009

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Favorite Books of 2009 (so far)...

Yeah, I realize it's not midway through the year (I kind of missed that, oops) -- but I saw a couple of other 'favorite books' posts, and it inspired me :) And this time, because I'm getting more tech-savvy every day (haha), the titles link to the book's Powell's page!

So here we go, alphabetical order -- Robin's Five Star Books (which simply means I love them):

The Brilliant Fall of Gianna Z, by Kate Messner kmessner
Carter Finally Gets It, by Brent Crawford
Catching Fire, by Suzanne Collins
City of Glass, by Cassandra Clare
Columbine, by Dave Cullen (nonfiction)
Cracked Up to Be, by Courtney Summers
The Deception of the Emerald Ring, by Lauren Willig (adult)
The Demon's Lexicon, by Sarah Rees Brennan
Don't Judge a Girl by Her Cover, by Ally Carter
Hunger, by Michael Grant
North of Beautiful, by Justina Chen Headley
The Season, by Sarah MacLean
Wings, by Aprilynne Pike

Whew :) Now for the Honorable Mentions, also in alphabetical order -- Four+ Stars:

20 Boy Summer, by Sarah Ockler
Jessica's Guide to Dating on the Dark Side, by Beth Fantaskey
The Masque of the Black Tulip, by Lauren Willig (adult)
A Match Made in High School, by Kristin Walker walkwrite
The Secret History of the Pink Carnation, by Lauren Willig (adult)
The Seduction of the Crimson Rose, by Lauren Willig (adult)
The Silver Phoenix, by Cindy Pon cindy_pon
Sucks to be Me, by Kimberley Pauley
Waiting to Score, by J.E. MacLeod jgurtler

And there you have it, my favorite books read in 2009 to date :) What are some of your favorites so far?