5. Women in the Hebrew Bible ed. Alice Bach
4. One.Life by Scot McKnight
3. Jesus and the Victory of God by N.T. Wright
2. Galatians by James Dunn
1. Constructing Jesus by Dale Allison
Now for my top 5 books that came out in 2011 that I have not yet had a chance to read but wish to.
5. Genesis 1 as Ancient Cosmology by John Waltonsee review), so I think I'll like this book, which is a scholarly treatment of the same material.
4. Justification: Five Views eds. James Beilby and Paul Rhodes Eddy
3. Proverbs & Ecclesiastes by Daniel Treier
Of the commentaries that came out this year, this is the one I'm most interested in. I took a brief peek at it in the library and found it to be very rich.
2. Simply Jesus by N.T. Wright
1. Life After Death by Anthony Thiselton