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Summer Reading 2011

Amazon Customer "The Bibliophile"
The list author says: "My summer reading list is the most fun to compile, daunting to read and filled with surprises. As usual, I reserve the right to add more books as I find them or the publishers release information."
The Lipstick Laws
The Lipstick Laws
"DEBUT AUTHOR! This book is already getting buzz as the new Mean Girls. (April 4, 2011)"
The Year We Were Famous
The Year We Were Famous
"DEBUT AUTHOR! Is this the year of the return of historical fiction? (April 4, 2011)"
Kat, Incorrigible
Kat, Incorrigible
"DEBUT AUTHOR! This book looks way cute, especially if you like magic. (April 5, 2011)"
After the Golden Age
After the Golden Age
"An homage to the Golden Age of super heroes and comic books, this is sure to be smart and funny and adventurous. (April 12, 2011)"
The Goddess Test
The Goddess Test
"DEBUT AUTHOR! I love books based on Greek mythology, and this one is a retelling of Persephone. (April 19, 2011)"
Abandon
Abandon
"I would have preferred the next book in the Jinx series, but this sounds interesting as well. (April 26, 2011)"
Bumped
Bumped
"I cheated with this one and read an ARC in the spring, but I thought I'd include it on the list anyway. (April 26, 2011)"
Back When You Were Easier to Love
Back When You Were Easier to Love
"What happens when you high school happily-ever-after doesn't end so happily? (April 28, 2011)"
I'll Be There
I'll Be There
"DEBUT AUTHOR! When two voices become one, this looks like a beautiful novel. (May 3, 2011)"
Girl Wonder
Girl Wonder
"DEBUT AUTHOR! Just say "YES!" to girl-power books. (May 3, 2011)"
The Pull of Gravity
The Pull of Gravity
"DEBUT AUTHOR! There's nothing like Steinbeck and a dying friend to bring two people together. (May 10, 2011)"
Awaken
Awaken
"DEBUT AUTHOR! I know I keep saying I'm dystopiad-out... (May 23, 2011)"
Hourglass
Hourglass
"DEBUT AUTHOR! I love books that play with time. (May 24, 2011)"
Divergent
Divergent
"DEBUT AUTHOR! I know, another dystopia, but it takes place in Chicago this time. (May 3, 2011)"
Stupid Fast (Felton Reinstein trilogy)
Stupid Fast (Felton Reinstein trilogy)
"DEBUT AUTHOR! Shh!! Don't scare it away! It's a rare book for teenage boys. (June 1, 2011)"
Sisterhood Everlasting (Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, Book 6)
Sisterhood Everlasting (Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, Book 6)
"Can I take one more Sisterhood book? Probably... (June 14, 2011)"
The Revenant
The Revenant
"DEBUT AUTHOR! Sure to be another historical thriller. (June 14, 2011)"
Imaginary Girls
Imaginary Girls
"A couple of friends have already read and loved this book, so if you can't take my word for it, believe them! (June 14, 2011)"
Uncommon Criminals (A Heist Society Novel)
Uncommon Criminals (A Heist Society Novel)
"The second book in a series of teen thieves, this series is Indiana Jones for girls. (June 21, 2011)"
Misfit
Misfit
"I wouldn't miss Jon's new book for the world, and neither should you. (Aug 1, 2011)"
The Gray Wolf Throne (A Seven Realms Novel)
The Gray Wolf Throne (A Seven Realms Novel)
"CANNOT WAIT FOR THIS BOOK! It's the third in the Seven Realms series. (Aug 20, 2011)"
The Unwanteds
The Unwanteds
"I'm getting dystopian fatigue, but I'll read anything by Lisa. (Aug 20, 2011)"
Plugged
Plugged
"I'm not quite sure if this is the American edition of this novel or what's going on with this release date, but this is another "adult" novel by the guy who brought us Artemis Fowl. (Sept 1, 2011)"
The Shattering
The Shattering
"Suicide or murder? This book sounds so creepy the description gives me chills. (Sept 5)"
Every You, Every Me
Every You, Every Me
"I know nothing about this book other than the author has never let me down. (Sept 13, 2011)"
Wonderstruck (Schneider Family Book Award - Middle School Winner)
Wonderstruck (Schneider Family Book Award - Middle School Winner)
"Umm, yeah, anything by Brian Selznick is a must-buy. (Sept 13, 2011)"
Pregnant Pause
Pregnant Pause
"I've never read any of Nolan's books, but she's coming to speak at out SCBWI conference in October, so I figured I'd read her upcoming book. (Sept 19, 2011)"
The Girl of Fire and Thorns
The Girl of Fire and Thorns
"DEBUT AUTHOR: Another one that's come highly recommended by a trust-worthy friend, especially for fans of high fantasy with strong female leads. (Sept 20, 2011)"
Daughter of Smoke & Bone (Daughter of Smoke and Bone)
Daughter of Smoke & Bone (Daughter of Smoke and Bone)
"Cinda Williams Chima called this book 'sexy and beautifully written,' so, yea, I'm excited. (Sept 27, 2011)"
The Name of the Star (The Shades of London Book 1)
The Name of the Star (The Shades of London Book 1)
"A departure from Maureen's usual lighthearted-with-a-touch-of-darkness fair, this books looks both creepy and exciting. (Sept 29)"
Lola and the Boy Next Door
Lola and the Boy Next Door
"I couldn't believe how much I loved Perkins' first book, so I've got a good feeling about this companion novel. (Sept 29, 2011)"