i wanted to read more in 2011- so i took on the page to screen challenge over at reading extensively. the goal was to read books that were turned into movies/tv shows and if you chose, to watch the corresponding movie/show. i thought i could do at least 5- i definitely passed my expectations.
in 2011 i read...
1. the lovely bones - alice sebold
2. carrie - stephen king
3. BUtterfield 8 - john o'hara
4. the virgin suicides - jeffery eugenides
5. the accidental billionaires - ben mezrich
6. twilight - stephanie meyer
7. eclipse - stephanie meyer
8. new moon - stephanie meyer
9. breaking dawn - stephanie meyer
10. between a rock & a hard place - aron ralston
11. something borrowed - emily giffin
12. the help - kathryn sockett
13. eat, pray, love - elizabeth gilbert
14. push - sapphire
15. dear john - nicholas sparks
16. water for elephants - sara gruen
not book challenge related, but i also read:
17. garden anywhere - alys fowler
18. your first triathlon - joe friel
and started in 2011, but finished in 2012... (19.) shutter island.
so i finished 16 books for the challenge!!! (!!) pdg. want to know what i thought of the books i read in 2011? you can find it all right here. now it's on to 2012....