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2012 reading goals

  • Read two abridged classics
    • Tales from Shakespeare by Charles and Mary Lamb
    • Favorite Greek Myths by Mary Pope Osborne
  • Read two science books
    • The Diversity of Life by E.O. Wilson
    • The Elegant Universe by Brian Greene
  • Read three classics I haven't read before
    • North and South by Elizabeth Gaskell
    • Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens
    • Inferno by Dante Aligheiri
  • Read a book about grammar or the English language
    • The Professor and the Madman by Simon Winchester
  • Read a book about literature
    • The Trials and Tribulations of Little Red Riding Hood by Jack Zipes
  • Read a book by C.S. Lewis
    • Mere Christianity
  • Read two books about parenting/kids
    • Teach Me to Do It Myself by Maja Pitamic
    • Teaching Your Children Values by Linda Eyre
  • Read two books about Suzuki violin
    • Teaching from the Balance Point by Ed Kreitman
    • Nurtured by Love by Shinichi Suzuki
  • Read something by Enid Blyton
    • First Term at Malory Towers
  • Read five books I own that I haven't read before (subject to change)
    • Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech
    • Ginger Pye by Eleanor Estes
    • The Twenty-One Balloons by Pene Du Bois
    • The Enjoyment of Music by Joseph Machlis
    • Honolulu Story by Leslie Ford
  • Read two church books
    • Against the Odds: The Life of George Albert Smith by Mary Jane Woodger
    • The Remarkable Soul of a Woman by Dieter F. Uchtdorf
  • Read two homemaking books
    • More-with-Less Cookbook by Doris Longacre Janzen
    • I Am a Mother by Jane Clayson Johnson
  • Books that come out in 2012 that I want to read
    • Incarnate by Jodi Meadows (January 31)
    • Midnight in Austenland by Shannon Hale (January 31)
    • Fever by Lauren DeStefano (February 21)
    • Storybound by Marissa Burt (April 3)

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