1. “Mockingjay,” by Suzanne Collins (Scholastic)

2. “The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest,” by Stieg Larsson (Knopf Doubleday)

3. “Freedom,” by Jonathan Franzen (Farrar, Straus, and Giroux)

4. “Clockwork Angel,” by Cassandra Clare (Simon & Schuster)

5. “The Help,” by Kathryn Stockett (Penguin)


6. “Catching Fire,” by Suzanne Collins (Scholastic)

7. “Spider Bones,” by Kathy Reichs (Simon & Schuster)

8. “No Mercy,” by Sherrilyn Kenyon (St Martin’s)

9. “Legend of the Guardians,” by Kathryn Lasky (Scholastic)

10. “It’s a Book,” by Lane Smith by Roaring Book Press) 



1. “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo,” by Stieg Larsson (Knopf Doubleday)

2. “The Girl Who Played with Fire,” by Stieg Larsson (Knopf Doubleday)

3. “The Hunger Games,” by Suzanne Collins (Scholastic)

4. “Little Bee,” by Chris Cleave (Simon & Schuster)

5. “Labor Day,” by Joyce Maynard (HarperCollins)

6. “The Art of Racing in the Rain,” by Garth Stein (HarperCollins)


7. “Under the Dome,” by Stephen King (Simon & Schuster)

8. “A Gate at the Stairs,” by Lorrie Moore (Knopf Doubleday)

9. “Bad Things Happen,” by Harry Dolan (Penguin)

10. “Sarah’s Key,” by Tatiana de Rosnay (St. Martin’s) 




1. “The Grand Design,” by Stephen Hawking (Random House)

2. “The Power,” by Rhonda Byrne (Simon & Schuster)

3. “Songs of Three Islands,” by Millicent Monks (Atlas & Co.)

4. “A Journey: My Political Life,” by Tony Blair (Knopf Doubleday)

5. “Women, Food and God,” by Geneen Roth (Simon & Schuster)

6. “Sh*t My Dad Says,” by Justin Halpern (HarperCollins)


7. “Seaworthy,” by Linda Greenlaw (Penguin Group )

8. “The Obama Diaries,” by Laura Ingraham (Simon & Schuster)

9. “The Coast of Maine,” by Carl Heilman (Rizzoli)

10. “True Prep,” by Lisa Birnbach (Knopf Doubleday) 


1. “Eat, Pray, Love,” by Elizabeth Gilbert (Penguin)


2. “Mennonite in a Little Black Dress,” by Rhoda Janzen (Henry Holt)

3. “Three Cups of Tea,” by Greg Mortenson (Penguin)

4. “The Glass Castle,” by Jeannette Walls (Simon & Schuster)

5. “Are You There, Vodka? It’s Me, Chelsea,” by Chelsea Handler (Simon & Schuster)

6. “Cleo,” by Helen Brown (Kensington Publishing)

7. “What to Expect When You’re Expecting,” by Heidi Murkoff (Workman Publishing Group)


8. “The Old Farmer’s Almanac,” by Old Farmer’s Almanac (Yankee Publishing)

9. “The Four Agreements,” by Don Miguel Ruiz (Amber Allen Publishing)

10. “Where Men Win Glory,” by Jon Krakauer (Knopf Doubleday Publishing)



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