Best and Worst Books of 2012


2012booksBeth makes an important announcement, and then we chat about our favorite (and not so favorite) books of last year.

Books we talk about:

Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

The Hero and the Crown by Robin Mikinley

50 Shades of Grey by E.L. James

Beautiful Creatures by Kami Garcia

The Newlyweds by Nell Freudenberger

The Namesake by Juhmpa Lahiri

The Rook by Daniel O’Malley

Before I Go to Sleep by S. J. Watson

The Dresden Files Series by Jim Butcher

The Fault in Our Stars by John Greene

Defending Jacob by William Landay

Shadow of Night by Deborah Harkness

A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness

The Twelve by Justin Cronin

The Passage Justin Cronin

The Age of Miracles by Karen Thompson Walker

Where’d You Go Bernadette by Maria Semple

Special Topics in Calamity Physics by Marisha Pessi

The Cove by Ron Rash

Born Wicked by Jessica Spotswood

The Truth of All Things by Keiran Sheilds

Round House by Louise Erdrich

The Pale King by David Foster Wallace

Swamplandia by Karen Russell

State of Wonder by Ann Patchett

The Lust Lizard of Melancholy Cove by Christopher Moore

Dare Me by Meghan Abbott

The Violinist’s Thumb by Sean Kean

The Mansion of Happiness by Jill Lepore

The Truth About Style by Stacy London

Tim Gunn’s Fashion Bible

11/22/63 by Stephen King

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