Year Index for 2010 Reading
Links to reviews indexed by year of publication.
Becky's Book Reviews; Operation Actually Read Bible; Young Readers
The Lonely Hearts Club by Elizabeth Eulberg (YA)*
The Unwritten Rule by Elizabeth Scott (YA)*
this world we live in by Susan Beth Pfeffer (YA)*
Too Purpley. By Jean Reidy. (Picture Book)
Animal Crackers Fly the Coop by Kevin O'Malley (Picture Book)
The Extraordinary Mark Twain by Barbara Kerley (Picture Book Biography/Nonfiction)
Bedtime for Mommy. Amy Krouse Rosenthal. (Picture Book)
The Silent Governess. By Julie Klassen. (Adult) (Historical) (Romance) (Christian)
The Perfect Gift. By Mary Newell Depalma (Picture Book)
Calamity Jack. By Shannon and Dean Hale. (Graphic Novel)
The Grasshopper Hopped. Elizabeth Alexander. (Picture Book)
Lawn to Lawn. Dan Yaccarino. (Picture Book)
Maisy's Book Tower. Lucy Cousins. (Board Books)
For Keeps. Natasha Friend. (YA)
Mr. Darcy's Great Escape: A Tale of The Darcys and The Bingleys. Marsha Altman.
The Very Best Mother Goose Book Tower. By Iona Opie.
Me Hungry! By Jeremy Tankard. (Board Book)
Abigail. Jill Eileen Smith.
Out With The In Crowd by Stephanie Morrill.
The Country House Courtship. Linore Rose Burkard.
A Sweet and Bitter Providence: Sex, Race, and The Sovereignty of God. John Piper.
Anything But Normal. Melody Carlson.
Sunday Is For God. By Michael McGowan.
A Small Child's Book of Prayers. Illustrated by Cyndy Szekeres.
Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver.
Sweet, Hereafter. Angela Johnson.
A Million Shades of Gray. Cynthia Kadohata.
Cloud Tea Monkeys. By Mal Peet & Elspeth Graham.
The Very Little Princess. Marion Dane Bauer.
Three Little Bears Play All Day by David Martin.
Noah's Bark. Stephen Krensky.
Captain Small Pig. Martin Waddell.
Mattoo, Let's Play! Irene Luxbacher.
C'mere, Boy! By Sharon Jennings.
Kitten's Spring. By Eugenie Fernandes.
Good Night, Little Bunny: A Touch and Feel Bedtime Story. Jane Yolen.
How Do Dinosaurs Love Their Dogs? by Jane Yolen.
How Do Dinosaurs Love Their Cats? by Jane Yolen.
Wow It's A Cow! By Trudy and Jay Harris.
Silly Little Goose by Nancy Tafuri.
Little Scholastic: Zoo. Illustrated by Salina Yoon.
Ice Land by Betsy Tobin. (Adult)
Where Teddy Bears Come From by Mark Burgess (Picture Book)
The Apothecary's Daughter by Julie Klassen (Adult) (Christian) (Historical Fiction)
Food, Girls, And Other Things I Can't Have by Allen Zadoff (YA Sports/YA Realistic Fiction)
I'm Number One by Michael Rosen. (Picture Book)
Finn Throws A Fit! By David Elliott. (Picture Book)
The Dog in the Wood. By Monika Schroder. (MG Historical Fiction)
Science Fiction Classics, Graphic Classics #17. Various Authors. (Graphic Novel)
The Magician's Elephant. By Kate DiCamillo. (MG Fantasy)
Milo Armadillo. By Jan Fearnley. (Picture Book)
Nate The Great and the Hungry Book Club. By Marjorie Weinman Sharmat and Mitchell Sharmat. (Early Chapter Book)
A Birthday for Bear. By Bonny Becker. (Early Chapter Book)
A Lady Like Sarah. By Margaret Brownley. (Christian Fiction/Adult Fiction)
Tarra & Bella. The Elephant and Dog Who Became Best Friends. By Carol Buckley (Picture Book)
Juliet, Naked. Nick Hornby. (Adult Fiction)
Prada & Prejudice. by Mandy Hubbard. (YA Romance)
Calendar Mysteries #1: January Joker. By Ron Roy. (Early Chapter Book)
Calendar Mysteries #2: February Friend. By Ron Roy.
Curious Baby: My Curious World. "By" H.A. Rey.
Alex and Lulu: Two of A Kind. Lorena Siminovich.
Benjamin and the Silver Goblet. Jacqueline Jules.
Magic Under Glass. Jaclyn Dolamore.
Into The Wild Nerd Yonder by Julie Halpern.
How To Say Goodbye in Robot. Natalie Standiford.
The Gospel In Genesis: From Fig Leaves to Faith by Martin Lloyd-Jones.
A Moment Between by Nicole Baart.
Bring Me Some Apples And I'll Make You A Pie: A Story About Edna Lewis. Robbin Gowley.
The Champion of Children: The Story of Janusz Korczak. By Tomek Bogacki.
Manga Shakespeare: Much Ado About Nothing. William Shakespeare
Manga Shakespeare: As You Like It. William Shakespeare.
Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice. Phillip Hoose.
Down, Down, Down: A Journey To The Bottom of the Sea. By Steve Jenkins.
Once Was Lost. By Sara Zarr
Of All The Stupid Things. Alexandra Diaz.
All The World. By Liz Garton Scanlon.
The Lion & The Mouse. Jerry Pinkney.
Higher! Higher! Leslie Patricelli.
Curious Baby: Music Play: A Book and CD. "By" H.A. Rey.
Bear Hugs: Romantically Ridiculous Animal Rhymes. By Karma Wilson.
Lunch Lady and the Author Visit Vendetta. Jarrett J. Krosoczka.
Moonshot: The Flight of Apollo 11. By Brian Floca.
Big George: How A Shy Boy Became President Washington. Anne Rockwell.
Bad News for Outlaws: The Remarkable Life of Bass Reeves, Deputy U.S. Marshal. Vaunda Micheaux Nelson.
Open The Door to Liberty! A Biography of Toussaint L'Ouverture by Anne Rockwell.
Almost Astronauts: 13 Women Who Dared To Dream. Tanya Lee Stone.
The Counterfeit Guest. Rose Melikan.
American Rust by Philipp Meyer.
Blue Plate Special by Michelle D. Kwasney.
Candor. By Pam Bachorz.
The Hotel Under the Sand. By Kage Baker.
Kaleidoscope Eyes. Jen Bryant.
My Name is Phillis Wheatley: A Story of Slavery and Freedom. Afua Cooper.
Where The Mountain Meets The Moon by Grace Lin.
We're All In The Same Boat. Zachary Shapiro.
You're Lovable To Me. Kat Yeh. Illustrated by Sue Anderson.
Bears On Chairs. Shirley Parenteau.
How Do Dinosaurs Say I Love You by Jane Yolen.
Footprints On the Moon by Mark Haddon.
Good Night, Tiptoe. By Polly Dunbar.
Doodle Bites. A Tilly and Friends Book. Polly Dunbar.
Good Luck Bear. Greg Foley.
Happy Belly, Happy Smile. By Rachel Isadora
Kiss Kiss by Selma Mandine.
How Do Lions Say I Love You? By Diane Muldrow.
Baby, I Love You by Karma Wilson.
Bear of My Heart by Joanne Ryder.
Guess Who? A Foldout Valentine's Adventure. Lola Schaefer.
Under the Dome by Stephen King
Be Glad Your Nose Is On Your Face And Other Poems. By Jack Prelutsky. (Poetry)
The First Escape by G.P. Taylor (Graphic Novel/YA Fantasy)
The Blackstone Key. By Rose Melikan. (Adult Fiction)
Saving Juliet. By Suzanne Selfors. (YA Romance)
Julius Caesar (Manga Shakespeare) Mustashrik Mahbab (Illustrator). Richard Appignanesi (Text).
Tiger Moon. Antonia Michaelis.
The Bill Martin Jr. Big Book of Poetry. Edited by Bill Martin Jr. and Michael Sampson.
John Steinbeck (Up Close Series) By Milton Meltzer.
Running Man. Michael Gerard Bauer.
Don't Worry Bear. Greg Foley.
Chester's Back! Not a Melanie Watt Book. (By Melanie Watt)
Mary Anne Saves The Day. Raina Telgemeier and Ann M. Martin.
Mother Goose's Little Treasures By Iona Opie.
Animal Poems. By Valerie Worth.
The Oak Inside the Acorn by Max Lucado (Picture Book)
Just In Case. Meg Rosoff.
Romeo's Ex: Rosaline's Story. By Lisa Fiedler.
I'm A Pig. Sarah Weeks.
The Jane Austen Book Club. Karen Joy Fowler.
The Sea of Trolls. Nancy Farmer.
Bird by Angela Johnson.
Looking for Red. By Angela Johnson.
Pick & Shovel Poet: The Journey of Pascal D'Angelo. Jim Murphy.
Blizzard! The Storm That Changed America. By Jim Murphy.
The Crippled Lamb. By Max Lucado. (Picture Book)
Heaven. By Angela Johnson.
Morris Goes To School. B. Wiseman.
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang by Ian Fleming.
2001 A Space Odyssey. By Arthur C. Clarke.
Your God Is Too Small. By J.B. Phillips.
Sweet Thursday. John Steinbeck.
Morris the Moose. B. Wiseman.
The Moon is Down by John Steinbeck. (Adult Fiction/Classics)
Cannery Row. John Steinbeck.
Mules and Men by Zora Neale Hurston.
The Black Moth. Georgette Heyer.
18th Century (1700-1799)
17 Century (1600-1699)
16th Century (1500-1599)
*Read in 2009 technically, but I don't want to lose track of these three 2010 books when it comes time for making "best of 2010" lists. So there you have it.