2 0 1 2 b o o k s

j a n u a r y

  1. Children and Fire / Ursula Hegi
  2. Warriors: SkyClan and the Stranger #2: Beyond the Code / Erin Hunter
  3. The Shadow of the Wind / Carlos Ruiz Zafˇn
  4. Dairy Queen / Catherine Gilbert Murdock
  5. My Most Excellent Year / Steve Kluger
  6. The Apothecary / Maile Meloy
  7. Wonderstruck / Brian Selznick

f e b r u a r y

  1. Miriam's Kitchen / Elizabeth Ehrlich
  2. The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making / Catherynne M. Valente
  3. Freddy and the Ignormus / Walter R. Brooks
  4. Daughter of Smoke and Bone / Laini Taylor
  5. The Search for the Red Dragon / James A. Owen

m a r c h

  1. The Indigo King / James A. Owen
  2. Between / Jessica Warman
  3. Hourglass / Myra McEntire
  4. Maman's Homesick Pie / Donia Bijan
  5. The Shadow Dragons / James A. Owen
  6. Blue Like Jazz / Don Miller
  7. Fracture / Megan Miranda
  8. Shatter Me / Tahereh Mafi
  9. Mansfield Park / Jane Austen
  10. World War Z / Max Brooks

a p r i l

  1. Trailer Girl and Other Stories / Terese Svoboda
  2. The Walking Dead: Vol. 1, Days Gone By / Robert Kirkman
  3. Chime / Franny Billingsley
  4. The Dragon's Apprentice / James A. Owen
  5. Tempest / Julie Cross
  6. The Country Bunny and the Little Gold Shoes / Du Bose Heyward
  7. Warriors: SkyClan and the Stranger #3: After The Flood / Erin Hunter
  8. Oddfellow's Orphanage / Emily Winfield Martin
  9. Sense and Sensibility / Jane Austen
  10. The Last Hope / Erin Hunter
  11. Zone One / Colson Whitehead
  12. The Visible Man / Chuck Klosterman

m a y

  1. Unwind / Neal Shusterman
  2. The Murder of Roger Ackroyd / Agatha Christie
  3. Okay for Now / Gary D. Schmidt
  4. Persuasion / Jane Austen
  5. The Wife / Meg Wolitzer
  6. Virginia Wolf / Kyo Maclear, Isabelle Arsenault
  7. Bitterblue / Kristin Cashore
  8. Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children / Ransom Riggs
  9. The Magician's Book / Laura Miller

j u n e

  1. Northanger Abbey / Jane Austen
  2. The Name of the Wind / Patrick Rothfuss
  3. Unbroken / Laura Hillenbrand
  4. Son: A Psychopath and His Victims / Jack Olsen
  5. Emma / Jane Austen
  6. Nightwoods / Charles Frazier

j u l y

  1. The Princess and the Goblin / George MacDonald
  2. Lady Susan / Jane Austen
  3. The "R" Father / Mark Hart
  4. Defending Jacob / William Landay
  5. Show Up and Look Good / Mark Wisniewski
  6. Crazy Dangerous /Andrew Klavan
  7. Love and Friendship / Jane Austen
  8. The Uncommon Reader / Alan Bennett
  9. Niceville / Carsten Stroud

a u g u s t

  1. The Wise Man's Fear / Patrick Rothfuss
  2. At the Back of the North Wind / George MacDonald
  3. The Search for WondLa / Tony DiTerlizzi
  4. World Made by Hand / James Howard Kunstler
  5. Gone Girl / Gillian Flynn
  6. In the Woods / Tana French
  7. The Age of Miracles / Karen Thompson Walker

s e p t e m b e r

  1. Where'd You Go, Bernadette / Maria Semple
  2. A Hero for WondLa / Tony DiTerlizzi
  3. The Great Paper Caper / Oliver Jeffers
  4. The Dark Monk / Oliver P÷tzsch
  5. A Monster Calls / Patrick Ness
  6. The Lizard Cage / Karen Connelly
  7. Matched / Allyson Braithwaite Condie
  8. The Land of Decoration / Grace McCleen
  9. Midnight Riot / Ben Aaronovitch
  10. The Scorpio Races / Maggie Stiefvater
  11. Lies, Knives, and Girls in Red Dresses / Ron Koertge
  12. Howl's Moving Castle / Diana Wynne Jones
  13. The Heroes of Olympus : The Demigod Diaries / Rick Riordan
  14. The Dragons of Winter / James A. Owen
  15. UnWholly / Neal Shusterman

o c t o b e r

  1. Moon over Soho / Ben Aaronovitch
  2. Getting the Pretty Back / Molly Ringwald
  3. Whispers Under Ground / Ben Aaronovitch
  4. The Maze Runner / James Dashner
  5. The Girl Who Fell From the Sky / Heidi W. Durrow
  6. This World We Live In / Susan Beth Pfeffer
  7. The Fault in Our Stars / John Green
  8. Lament / Maggie Stiefvater
  9. The Further Tale of Peter Rabbit / Emma Thompson
  10. Crossed / Allyson Braithwaite Condie
  11. The Coldest War / Ian Tregillis
  12. The Raven Boys / Maggie Stiefvater

n o v e m b e r

  1. When It Happens to You / Molly Ringwald
  2. The Snowman / Jo Nesb°
  3. The Strain / Guillermo Del Toro and Chuck Hogan
  4. The Twelve / Justin Cronin
  5. The Casual Vacancy / J. K. Rowling
  6. The Girl Who Fell Beneath Fairyland and Led the Revels There / Catherynne M. Valente
  7. The Descendants / Kaui Hart Hemmings
  8. Cold Earth / Sarah Moss

d e c e m b e r

  1. The Dirty Streets of Heaven / Tad Williams
  2. The Mark of Athena / Rick Riordan
  3. Dear Life / Alice Munro
  4. Ballad / Maggie Stiefvater

[*] = re-read