I’m taking the challenge! 50 books and 50 movies in 2012. Can I do it? Or better yet, JOIN ME!


  1. Daughter of the Drunk at the Bar, Michelle O’Neil
  2. Mom, Incorporated, Aliza Sherman and Danielle Elliott Smith
  3. Little Gale Gumbo, Erika Marks
  4. Little Girl Gone, Drusilla Campbell
  5. The Wednesday Sisters, Meg Waite Clayton
  6. Come to the Edge, Christina Haag
  7. Real Life and Liars, Kristina Riggle
  8. The Four Ms. Bradwells, Meg Waite Clayton
  9. The Good Daughters, Joyce Maynard
  10. The Murderer’s Daughters, Randy Susan Meyers
  11. Making Piece: A Memoir of Love, Loss and Pie, Beth Howard
  12. Room, Emma Donoghue
  13. The Midwife’s Confession, Diane Chamberlain
  14. The Language of Flowers, Vanessa Diffenbaugh
  15. The Care and Handling of Roses with Thorns, Margaret Dilloway
  16. 22 Britannia Road, Amanda Hodgkinson
  17. Summer at Tiffany, Marjorie Hart
  18. The Book of Mormon Girl, Joanna Brooks
  19. The Three-Martini Playdate, Christie Mellor
  20. Sisters of Heart and Snow, Margaret Dilloway (unpublished manuscript)
  21. The Last Time I Saw Paris, Lynn Sheene
  22. How to Eat a Small Country, Amy Finley
  23. Broken Promises, Elizabeth Cobbs Hoffman
  24. The Nobodies Album, Carolyn Parkhurst
  25. Blackberry Winter, Sarah Jio
  26. Outside the Lines, Amy Hatvany
  27. The Sharper Your Knife, the Less You Cry, Kathleen Flinn
  28. The Kitchen Counter Cooking School, Kathleen Flinn
  29. Velva Jean Learns to Fly, Jennifer Niven
  30. Let’s Pretend This Never Happened, Jenny Lawson
  31. Spending the Holidays with People You Want to Punch in the Throat, Jen of People I Want to Punch in the Throat
  32. The Paris Wife, Paula McLain
  33. Hemmingway’s Girl, Erika Robuck


  1. The American President
  2. Peter Pan
  3. Jerry Maguire
  4. Pollyanna
  5. With Honors
  6. The Prince of Egypt
  7. Innerspace
  8. The Princess and the Frog
  9. Beauty and the Beast 3D
  10. The Ides of March
  11. Baby Boom
  12. Midnight in Paris
  13. The Secret of My Success
  14. All the President’s Men
  15. Freaky Friday
  16. The Descendants
  17. Peggy Sue Got Married
  18. Safe House
  19. Sammy the Way Out Seal
  20. The Departed
  21. When Harry Met Sally
  22. Kramer vs. Kramer
  23. The Help
  24. Water for Elephants
  25. Brave
  26. The Prestige
  27. Big Daddy
  28. The Big Chill
  29. Moneyball
  30. Toy Story 3
  31. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
  32. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  33. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkiban
  34. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
  35. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
  36. Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince
  37. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1
  38. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2
  39. Traffic
  40. About a Boy
  41. The Worst Witch
  42. Journey Back to Oz
  43. The Secret Garden
  44. Love, Actually
  45. Almost Famous
  46. Flight
  47. The Words
  48. Pirate Radio
  49. Toy Story 2

4 Responses

  1. I have not heard of this challenge, but am willing to give it a shot! Already have two books read in 2012 so I guess that’s a good start!

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