i did it!
i finished the fifth and final book of this challenge on sunday - so i could get started on Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. i just now posted my review, so i'm officially done! woohoo!
i read five novels by Jodi Picoult. i liked them all, but in descending order, i'd rank them as follows:
thanks for a great challenge, Amanda! it's been fun!