Summer Reading Favorites

I up to 97 titles on my 2012 Reading Challenge - and not a single book on my to-read list had talking animals or rhyming words! I had a great time reading over the break, especially after spending the last two years reading nothing but picture books. You really can't beat a summer morning with coffee and a book (followed by hours of random YouTube videos, ice cream, and visiting the gym).

I especially enjoyed and recommend...