BEST Fiction of 2011 - Top 40 Countdown

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The Anti-Vampire Tale (The Anti-Vampire Tale, Book 1)
1.  The Anti-Vampire Tale (The Anti-Vampire Tale, Book 1) by Lewis Aleman
The list author says:
  "This is an extremely addictive book that is for adults who love well-developed characters with a bit of supernatural."
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3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (54 customer reviews)

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A Dance with Dragons (A Song of Ice and Fire)
2.  A Dance with Dragons (A Song of Ice and Fire) by George R. R. Martin
The list author says:
  "If you're a fantasy fan and haven't been keeping up with Martin, you are truly missing out on some fantastic books. This one's coming out later this year and is already causing a buzz."
$21.00   Used & New from: $2.55
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7,582 customer reviews) | 380 customer discussions

The Wise Man's Fear (Kingkiller Chronicles, Day 2)
3.  The Wise Man's Fear (Kingkiller Chronicles, Day 2) by Patrick Rothfuss
The list author says:
  "Rothfuss is fast becoming one of my favorite thriller writers. The first book in this series is The Name of the Wind."
$20.96   Used & New from: $9.88
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,565 customer reviews) | 34 customer discussions

Sing You Home: A Novel
4.  Sing You Home: A Novel by Jodi Picoult
The list author says:
  "I like Picoult because she's a great writer. I just hope this one isn't too melodramatic."
$19.60   Used & New from: $0.01
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (703 customer reviews) | 6 customer discussions

Dead Reckoning (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood, Book 11)
5.  Dead Reckoning (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood, Book 11) by Charlaine Harris
The list author says:
  "The Sookie Stackhouse books are what the True Blood series is based on. If you like the show at all, check out the books. They're definitely geared more towards women, so keep that in mind."
$19.00   Used & New from: $0.01
3.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,257 customer reviews) | 43 customer discussions

The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (Millennium Trilogy)
6.  The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (Millennium Trilogy) by Stieg Larsson
The list author says:
  "Larsson's series is amazing. Even though I was beyond angry that this book was available in the UK for what seemed like a year before the U.S., I still greatly enjoyed it."
$19.07   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3,540 customer reviews) | 37 customer discussions

A Discovery of Witches: A Novel (All Souls Trilogy)
7.  A Discovery of Witches: A Novel (All Souls Trilogy) by Deborah E. Harkness
The list author says:
  "I'm curious to check this one out. The reviews are kind of all over the place, but the premise seems interesting."
$23.84   Used & New from: $0.59
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3,906 customer reviews) | 11 customer discussions

The Land of Painted Caves: A Novel (Earth's Children)
8.  The Land of Painted Caves: A Novel (Earth's Children) by Jean M. Auel
$21.00   Used & New from: $0.01
2.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,065 customer reviews) | 35 customer discussions

11/22/63: A Novel
9.  11/22/63: A Novel by Stephen King
$24.50   Used & New from: $1.49
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7,634 customer reviews) | 45 customer discussions

The Paris Wife: A Novel
10.  The Paris Wife: A Novel by Paula McLain
$17.00   Used & New from: $0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,982 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

The Tiger's Wife: A Novel
11.  The Tiger's Wife: A Novel by Téa Obreht
$17.00   Used & New from: $0.01
3.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (741 customer reviews)

5 Very Good Reasons to Punch a Dolphin in the Mouth (And Other Useful Guides)
12.  5 Very Good Reasons to Punch a Dolphin in the Mouth (And Other Useful Guides) by The Oatmeal
$8.69   Used & New from: $0.03
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (349 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

The Throne of Fire (The Kane Chronicles, Book 2)
13.  The Throne of Fire (The Kane Chronicles, Book 2) by Rick Riordan
$15.74   Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (659 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

River Marked (Mercy Thompson, Book 6)
14.  River Marked (Mercy Thompson, Book 6) by Patricia Briggs
$18.71   Used & New from: $0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (572 customer reviews) | 17 customer discussions

Room: A Novel
15.  Room: A Novel by Emma Donoghue
$16.99   Used & New from: $0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,726 customer reviews) | 7 customer discussions

Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet: A Novel
16.  Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet: A Novel by Jamie Ford
$19.53   Used & New from: $0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,068 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Minding Frankie
17.  Minding Frankie by Maeve Binchy
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (596 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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The Jungle (The Oregon Files)
18.  The Jungle (The Oregon Files) by Clive Cussler
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (369 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Cleopatra: A Life
19.  Cleopatra: A Life by Stacy Schiff
$23.90   Used & New from: $0.01
3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (597 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Treachery in Death
20.  Treachery in Death by J.D. Robb
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (347 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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The Kingdom (A Fargo Adventure)
21.  The Kingdom (A Fargo Adventure) by Clive Cussler
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (243 customer reviews)

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Sarah's Key
22.  Sarah's Key by Tatiana de Rosnay
$8.29   Used & New from: $0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,174 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

Major Pettigrew's Last Stand: A Novel
23.  Major Pettigrew's Last Stand: A Novel by Helen Simonson
$12.00   Used & New from: $0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,123 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Tick Tock (Michael Bennett)
24.  Tick Tock (Michael Bennett) by James Patterson
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (432 customer reviews) | 8 customer discussions

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The Fifth Witness (A Lincoln Lawyer Novel)
25.  The Fifth Witness (A Lincoln Lawyer Novel) by Michael Connelly
$19.12   Used & New from: $0.01
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,185 customer reviews) | 12 customer discussions

Little Bee: A Novel
26.  Little Bee: A Novel by Chris Cleave
$10.10   Used & New from: $0.01
3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,060 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

The Lost Hero (Heroes of Olympus, Book 1)
27.  The Lost Hero (Heroes of Olympus, Book 1) by Rick Riordan
$13.30   Used & New from: $1.96
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,965 customer reviews) | 22 customer discussions

The Postmistress
28.  The Postmistress by Sarah Blake
$10.69   Used & New from: $0.01
3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (448 customer reviews)

The Forgotten Garden: A Novel
29.  The Forgotten Garden: A Novel by Kate Morton
$9.07   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,627 customer reviews) | 13 customer discussions

The Sixth Man
30.  The Sixth Man by David Baldacci
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (850 customer reviews) | 5 customer discussions

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Buried Prey (Lucas Davenport, Book 21)
31.  Buried Prey (Lucas Davenport, Book 21) by John Sandford
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (526 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

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Live Wire (Myron Bolitar)
32.  Live Wire (Myron Bolitar) by Harlan Coben
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3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (350 customer reviews) | 5 customer discussions

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Mystery: An Alex Delaware Novel (Alex Delaware Novels)
33.  Mystery: An Alex Delaware Novel (Alex Delaware Novels) by Jonathan Kellerman
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3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (352 customer reviews)

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Bel-Air Dead (Stone Barrington)
34.  Bel-Air Dead (Stone Barrington) by Stuart Woods
$19.43   Used & New from: $0.01
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (135 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

10th Anniversary (Women's Murder Club)
35.  10th Anniversary (Women's Murder Club) by James Patterson
$19.03   Used & New from: $0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (970 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Toys
36.  Toys by James Patterson
$19.59   Used & New from: $0.01
2.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (331 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

No Rest for the Dead
37.  No Rest for the Dead by Sandra Brown
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (287 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Cold Wind (A Joe Pickett Novel)
38.  Cold Wind (A Joe Pickett Novel) by C. J. Box
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (239 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Sixkill (Spenser Mystery)
39.  Sixkill (Spenser Mystery) by Robert B. Parker
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (208 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

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Now You See Her
40.  Now You See Her by James Patterson
$18.74   Used & New from: $0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (647 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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