The Favs for 2011…

So, it’s the end of the year, and as you may be aware, us booky people love making lists. So, without further ado, here are my two lists, one for Fiction and one for Non-Fiction (along with Honorable Mentions)…

Fiction (in no particular order):

Honorable Mention for Fiction 2011:

Non-Fiction (in no particular order):

  • The Gentle Art of Domesticity: Stitching, Baking, Nature, Art and the Comforts of Home – Jane Brockett (2008) (pre-blog)
  • The Genius Factory: The Curious History of the Noble Prize Sperm Bank (2006) – David Plotz (pre-blog)
  • The Warmest Room in the House: How the Kitchen Became the Heart of the Twentieth Century American Home – Steven Gdula (2008) (pre-blog)
  • Flow: The Cultural Story of Menstruation (2009)– Elissa Stein and Susan Kim (pre-blog)
  • The Assassin’s Cloak: An Anthology of the World’s Greatest Diaries (2003)  – ed. Irene and Alan Taylor

Honorable Mention for Non-Fiction 2011:

Of course, this could well change before the end of the year, and I reserve the right to do that. :-)….

4 thoughts on “The Favs for 2011…

  1. Yay! Anne of Green Gables made your list! That makes me happy 🙂 I just started reading Life of Pi, and I can’t put it down. Have you read it? I was surprised I’d waited this long.

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