- Total Borrowed Cost of 52 Book Project YTD: $1.50 (late fees)
- Total Retail Cost* of 52 Book Project YTD: $130.49
- Total Cost of Keepers: $38.51 (hardcover prices only)
- Library tax bill: $187.64
Some books deserve a spot on my real bookshelf. Even though I borrowed these, I’m buying the Keepers on this list.
- Cheryl Strayed, Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail – Retail: $14.74, Library: $0 Keeper: Y
- Simon Rich, What in God’s Name – Retail: $15.16, Library, $0, Keeper: N
- Lionel Shriver, The New Republic – Retail: $18.47, Library, $0.10, Keeper: N
- Lionel Shriver, We Need to Talk About Kevin – Retail: $ 9.68 (ebook), Library, $.00, Keeper: Y
- J.K. Rowling, The Casual Vacancy – Retail: $ 21.00, Library, $.00, Keeper: N
- Jamie Ford, Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet – Retail: $ 24.26, Library, $1.40, Keeper: N
- Tana French, Broken Harbor, – Retail: $ 15.19, Library, $0, Keeper: N
- Karen Thompson Walker, The Age of Miracles – Retail: $ 11.99, Library, $0, Keeper: N
*What it would cost if I bought all the books in the format in which I read them.