Books read in 2000

93. “A History of Reading” by Alberto Manguel

92. “Ghostwritten” by David Mitchell

91. “Jambo, Mama” by Melinda Atwood

90. “As We Are Now” by Mary Sarton

89. “The Way of Adventure” by Jeff Slaz

88. “Girls” by Jenny, Laura, and Martha McPhee

87. “Brave New World” by Aldous Huxley

86. “Babylon 5: Out of Darkness” by Peter David

85. “Night” by Elie Wiesel

84. “The Tiger in the Well” by Philip Pullman

83. “The Bone Lady: Life as a Forensic Anthropologist” by Mary H. Manhein

82. “Girl in Hyacinth Blue” by Susan Vreeland

81. “The Shadow in the North” by Philip Pullman

80. “The Ruby in the Smoke” by Philip Pullman

79. “Amber Spyglass” by Philip Pullman

78. “The Art of Growing Up: Simple Ways to be Yourself at last” by Veronique Vienne and Jeanne

77. “Beacon Street Mourning” by Dianne Day

76. “Temptation” by Jude Deveraux

75. “All Gods Children Need Traveling Shoes” by Maya Angelou

74. “The Heart of a Women” by Maya Angelou

73. “Welcome to my Planet: Where English is Sometimes Spoken” by Shannon Olson

72. “Wild Life” by Molly Gloss

71. “Open House” by Elizabeth Berg

70. “Living with Cannibals and Other Women’s Adventures” by Michele Slung

69. “Feeding the Mind” by Lewis Carroll

68. “Eight or Nine Wise Words” by Lewis Carroll

67. “The Names of Things: A Passage in the Egyptian Desert” by Susan Brind Morrow

66. “Hot Six” by Janet Evanovich

65. “O Come Ye Back to Ireland: Our First Year in County Clare” by Niall Williams and Christine Breen

64. “Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Vol 1: How I Survived my Summer Vacation”

63. “The Web of Life: Weaving the Values that Sustain Us” by Richard Louv

62. “Spanish Lessons: Beginning a new Life in Spain” by Derek Lambert

61. “The Most Dangerous Man in America: Scenes from the Life of Benjamin Franklin” by Catherine Drinker Bowen

60. “The Sunday Tertulia” by Lori Marie Carlson

59. “Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire” by J. K. Rowling

58. “The Mastery of Love” by Don Miguel Ruiz

57. “From This Day Forward” by Cokie and Steve Roberts

56. “Divided Lives: The Public and Private Struggles of Three American Women” by Elsa Walsh

55. “You Cant Blow Home Again” by Herb Payson

54. “Driving over Lemons” by Chris Stewart

53. “Swimming in the Congo” by Margaret Meyers

52. “The Subtle Knife” by Philip Pullman

51. “The Golden Compass” by Philip Pullman

50. “The Poisonwood Bible” by Barbara Kingsolver

49. “Without Reservations: The Travels of an Independent Woman” by Alice Steinbach

48. “The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom” by Don Miguel Ruiz

47. “The Binding Chair: Or a Visit from the Foot Emancipation Society” by Kathryn Harrison

46. “In Xanadu: A Quest” by William Dalrymple

45. “Interpreter of Maladies” by Jhumpa Lahiri

44. “The Sword of Heaven: A Five Continent Odyssey to Save the World” by Mikkel Aaland

43. “Anil’s Ghost” by Michael Ondaatje

42. “Daughter of Fortune” by Isabel Allende

41. “Blown Away” by Herb Payson

40. “Babylon 5: Legions of Fire Book II: Armies of Light and Dark” by Peter David

39. “Women of the World” by Rebecca Stefoff

38. “He Shall Thunder in the Sky” by Elizabeth Peters

37. “Ten Things I wish I’d Known Before I went out into the Real World” by Maria Shriver

36. “Dear Exile: The True Store of Two Friends Separated (for a Year) by a Ocean” by Hilary Lifton and Kate Montgomery

35. “We are our Mothers Daughters” by Cokie Roberts

34. “Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Prime Evil” by Diana Gallager

33. “A Scandalous Life: Biography of Jane Digby” by Mary S. Lovell

32. “Italy Fever: 14 Ways to Satisfy Your Love Affair with Italy” by Darlene Marwitz

31. “Harry Potter and the Sorcerers Stone’ by J. K. Rowling

30. “Battlefield Earth” by L. Ron Hubbard

29. “The Music Lesson” by Katharine Weber

28. “The Real Science Behind the X-Files” by Anne Simon

27. “Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Resurrecting Ravana” by Ray Garton

26. “Original Bliss” by A. L. Kennedy

25. “Mrs. Pollifax Unveiled” by Dorthy Gilman

24. “The Beach” by Alex Garland

23. “Live at Five” by David Haynes

22. “First Lady” by Susan Elizabeth Phillips

21. A Little More About Me” by Pam Houston

20. “How the Irish Saved Civilization” by Thomas Cahill

19. “A Straw for Two” by Eric Sanvoisin and Martin Matje

18. “The Ink Drinker” by Eric Sanvoisin and Martin Matje

17. “Great Train Robbery” by Michael Crichton

16. “Love Story” by Erich Segal

15. “The Joy of Books” by Eric Burns

14. “The Horizontal Man: A Finnegan Zwake Mystery” by Michael Dahl

13. “The Ruby Raven” by Michael Dahl

12. “The Lover” by Marguerite Duras

11. “Having Our Say” by Sarah Delany, Elizabeth Delany and Amy Hill Heanth

10. “Toujours Provence” by Peter Mayle

9. “The Alchemist” by Paulo Coelho

8. “Silk” by Alessandro Baricco

7. “The Reader” by Bernhard Schlink

6. “84 Charing Cross Road” by Helene Hanff

5. “Up the Amazon Without a Paddle” by Doug Lansky

4. “A Year in Provence” by Peter Mayle

3. “Women” by Annie Leibovitz and Susan Sontag

2. “Angel: City of” by Nancy Holder

1. “Timeline” by Michael Crichton