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2012 Read Alouds

  1. Beezus and Ramona” by Beverly Cleary (finished January 2012)
  2. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire” by JK Rowling (finished January 2012)
  3. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix” by JK Rowling (finished February 2012)
  4. Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince” by JK Rowling (finished March 2012)
  5. The Red Pyramid” by Rick Riordan (finished April 2012)
  6. The Tale of Despereaux: Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup and a Spool of Thread” by Kate DiCamillo (finished April 2012)
  7. Miranda the Great” by Eleanor Estes (read this one in a day; April 2012)
  8. Understood Betsy” by Dorothy Canfield Fisher (finished April 2012)
  9. The Throne of Fire” by Rick Riordan (finished April 2012)
  10. The Chocolate Touch” by Patrick Skene Catling (finished May 2012)
  11. Ribsy” by Beverly Cleary (finished May 2012)
  12. Socks” by Beverly Cleary (finished May 2012)
  13. The Giraffe and the Pelly and Me” by Roald Dahl (finished May 2012)
  14. The Serpent’s Shadow” by Rick Riordan (finished May 2012)
  15. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows” by JK Rowling (finished July 2012)
  16. Tuesdays at the Castle” by Jessica Day George (finished July 2012)
  17. One Crazy Summer” by Rita Williams-Garcia (finished July 2012)
  18. The Journal of C. J. Jackson:  A Dust Bowl Migrant” by William Durbin
    (finished August 2012)
  19. Ella Enchanted” by Gail Carson Levine (finished August 2012)
  20. The Lightning Thief” by Rick Riordan (finished September 2012)
  21. The Sea of Monsters” by Rick Riordan (finished September 2012)
  22. The Wanderings of Odysseus:  The Story of the Odyssey” by Rosemary Sutcliff (finished October 2012)
  23. The Titan’s Curse” by Rick Riordan (finished November 2012)
  24. The Battle of the Labyrinth” by Rick Riordan (finished December 2012)

 

By the Numbers

Total number of books read:  24
Total number of pages read:  8,161*
Longest book:  “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix” by JK Rowling (870 pages)
Shortest book:  “The Giraffe and the Pelly and Me” by Roald Dahl (80 pages)
Average number of books finished each month:  2
Month with the most number of books finished:  April and May (5 each)
Number of books finished the same day they were started:  2

*Note:  If we start a book in December, but don’t finish it until January, then the book counts in the year it was finished, not the year it was started.

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