The Best of 2012

Hey guys. I thought it would be fun to wrap up the year 2012 with my best list of books, movies, shows, and such. Let me know what you think! If you have different opinions, I’d love to hear them.

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BEST GENERAL FICTION YOUNG-ADULT BOOK READ IN 2012:

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Picture Source: amparo-ortiz.blogspot.com

Hold Still by Nina LaCour

Runner-ups: The Mockingbirds by Daisy Whitney, The Probability of Miracles by Wendy Wunder, By the Time You Read This I’ll Be Dead by Julie Ann Peters, The Fault in Our Stars by John Green, & Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver.

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BEST PARANORMAL/FANTASY YOUNG-ADULT BOOK READ IN 2012: 

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Ultraviolet by R.J. Anderson

Runner-ups: Paranormalcy by Kiersten White & Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor, &  The Vampire Academy series by Richelle Mead.

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BEST HISTORICAL YOUNG-ADULT BOOK READ IN 2012: 

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Picture Source: Goodreads.com

The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

 

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BEST NON-YOUNG-ADULT BOOK READ IN 2012:

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Picture Source: Goodreads.com

Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton

Runner-ups: The Help by Kathryn Stockett, Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes.

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BEST HORROR BOOK READ IN 2012: 

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Picture Source: Goodreads.com

Bag of Bones by Stephen King

Runner-ups: I Hunt Killers by Barry Lyga & Let the Right One In by John Ajvide Lindqvist.

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BEST REVIEW BOOK READ IN 2012: 

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Picture Source: Goodreads.com

Grave Peril by Jim Butcher

Runner-ups: Daughters Who Walk This Path by Yejide Kilanko, Irises by Francisco X. Stork, A Part to Play by Jennifer L. Fry

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BEST MOVIE SEEN IN THEATERS 2012:

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Picture Source: forbes.com

The Avengers (IMDB Rating: 8.4/10)

 

Runner-ups: Wreck-It Ralph, Captain America, The Hunger Games, Ice Age: Continental Drift, Django Unchained, Skyfall.

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BEST MOVIE SEEN ON DVD 2012:

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Picture Source: Amazon.com

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows part 2 (IMDB Rating: 8.1/10)

Runner-ups: Insidious, Madagascar 3.

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BEST CURRENT TV SHOW SEEN IN 2012:

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Picture Source: Amazon.com

The Big Bang Theory (IMDB Rating: 8.6/10)

Runner-ups: The Vampire Diaries, Pretty Little Liars, Dexter, The Walking Dead, The Colbert Report, American Horror Story.

Note: I wanted to include Doctor Who, but since I’ve only seen up to the 4th season, I didn’t feel that was very fair.

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BEST SONG LISTENED TO IN 2012: 

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Picture Source: Amazon.com

Drive By by Train.

Runner-ups: I Will Wait by Mumford and Sons, Somebody That I Used to Know by Gotye, Skyfall by Adele, & Castle of Glass by Linkin Park.

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BEST PRODUCT USED IN 2012: 

The inside of the cover. There's the Kindle Fire HD!
The inside of the cover. There’s the Kindle Fire HD!

Kindle Fire HD (I may have only owned this for less than a week, but it’s hands-down the best!)

Runner-ups: 3M Command Hooks, Not Your Daughter’s Jeans Capris, Dr. Pepper 10.

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BEST WEBSITE/BLOG VISITED IN 2012: 

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Runner-ups: Organizing Made Fun, WordPress.

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BEST VIDEO GAMES PLAYED IN 2012: 

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Lord of the Rings: War in the North

Runner-ups: Sims 3, World of Goo, Where’s My Water?, & Bejeweled 2.

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What were you favorites of 2012?

jncahill_name

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