Books Read

Books and Short Stories Read in 2015


1. Golden Son by Pierce Brown

2. Abominable by Dan Simmons

3. The Mime Order by Samantha Shannon


4. A Quest of Heroes by Morgan Rice

5. Satin Island by Tom McCarthy

6. The Shadowy Horses by Susanna Kearsley

7. The Last Werewolf by Glen Duncan

8. The Winter People by Jennifer McMahon


9. Sepulchre by Kate Mosse

10. Mademoiselle Chanel by C.W. Gortner

11. Lady Killer, Issue #1 by Joelle Jones and Jamie S. Rich

12. All the Birds, Singing, by Evie Wyld

13. Rat Queens, Volume One: Sass and Sorcery by Kurtis J. Wiebe and Roc Upchurch

14. Hausfrau by Jill Alexander Essbaum


15. Shades of Milk and Honey by Mary Robinette Kowal

16. The Clockwork Wolf by Lynn Viehl

17. A Desperate Fortune by Susanna Kearsley

18. The Invention of Fire by Bruce Holsinger

19. Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan


20. The Unwritten: Tommy Taylor and the Bogus Identity 1 by Mike Carey and Peter Gross

21. A Morbid Taste for Bones by Ellis Peters

22. The Harvest Man by Alex Grecian

23. Wayward: Volume 1, String Theory by Jim Zub and Steve Commings

24. The Tithe, #1 by Matt Hawkins, Rahsan Ekedal, and Bill Farmer

25. 84, Charring Cross Road by Helene Hanff


26. Off Shore by Penelope Fitzgerald

27. In the Kingdom of Ice: The Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the USS Jeanette by Hampton Sides

28. The Secret Place by Tana French

29. Glamour in Glass by Mary Robinette Kowal

30. Finding Camlann by Sean Pidgeon

31. The Game of Kings by Dorothy Dunnett – DNF

32. A Paris Affair by Tatiana de Rosnay


33. The Last Bookaneer by Matthew Pearl – DNF

34. The Watchmaker of Filigree Street by Natasha Pulley

35. Pax Morgana by Bill Coffin – DNF

36. Mariana by Susanna Kearsley

37. Sword Song by Bernard Cornwell


38. The Race for Paris by Meg Waite Clayton

39. Something Magic This Way Comes by Martin H Greenberg and Sarah A. Hoyt

40. 1602: Witch Hunter Angela, Part 1  by Marguerite Bennett and Stephanie Hans

41. 1602: Witch Hunter Angela, Part 2 by Marguerite Bennett and Stephanie Hans

42. Magic Shifts by Ilona Andrews

43. The Hundred Year House by Rebecca Makki

44. Horrorstor by Grady Hendrie


45. Daughter of the House by Rosie Thomas

46. The Water Witch by Juliet Dark

Books and Short Stories Read in 2014


1. The Descent by Alma Katsu

2. Red Rising by Pierce Brown

3. The Book of Apex: Volume 4 edited by Lynne M. Thomas

4. Black Bottle by Anthony Huso


5. A Burnable Book by Bruce Holsinger

6. A Natural History of Dragons: A Memoir by Lady Trent by Marie Brennan

7. The Yard by Alex Grecian


8. Lightspeed Magazine, Issue 44

9. Above by Isla Morley

10. Lost Lake by Sarah Addison Allen

11. Citadel by Kate Mosse

12. Empress of the Night: A Novel of Catherine the Great by Eva Stachniak


13. The Other Story by Tatiana de Rosney

14. Northanger Abbey by Val McDermid

15. Dragon’s Child: The King Arthur Trilogy by MK Hume


16. Queen of the Dark Things by C. Robert Cargill

17. Warrior of the West: The King Arthur Trilogy by MK Hume

18. The Bloody Cup: The King Arthur Trilbogy by MK Hume

19. Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 1: Cosmic Avengers by Brian Michael Bendis, Steve McNiven, and Sara Pichelli


20. The League of Extraordinary Gentleman, Vol. 1 by Alan Moore and Kevin O’Neill

21. The League of Extraordinary Gentleman, Vol. 2 by Alan Moore and Kevin O’Neill

22. Serenity: Those Left Behind by Joss Whedon, Brett Matthews, and Will Conrad

23. Written in My Own Heart’s Blood by Diana Gabaldon

24. The Mist in the Mirror by Susan Hill

25. Laura Lamont’s Life in Pictures by Emma Straub


26. Libriomancer By Jim C. Hines

27. The Book of Life by Diana Harkness

28. The Bloody Red Baron by Kim Newman – DNF

29. The Scar by China Miéville – DNF

30. Look to Windward by Iain M. Banks – DNF

31. Magic Rises by Ilona Andrews

32. The Fever by Megan Abbott


33. Magic Breaks by Ilona Andrews

34. The Story Hour by Thrity Umrigar

35. Conversion by Katherine Howe

36. Marvel 1602 by Neil Gaiman, Andy Kubert, and Richard Isanove

37. Guardians of the Galaxy: Prelude by Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning

38. The King’s Curse by Philippa Gregory


39. California by Eden Pepucki

40. And Blue Skies from Pain by Stina Leight

41. The Wonder of All Things by Jason Mott

42. Unseaming by Mike Allen


43.  The Law of Dreams by Peter Behrens

44. The Tudor Vendetta by C.W. Gortner

45. Rooms by Lauren Oliver

46. From Whitechapel by Melanie Clegg


47. Fledging by Octavia Butler

48. Disenchanted & Co. by Lynn Viehl

49. The Slow Regard of Silent Thing by Patrick Rothfuss

50. Whitechapel Gods by SM Peters — DNF

51. The Firebird by Susanna Kearsley

52. Dreadfully Ever After by Steve Hockensmith


53. Days of Splendor, Days of Sorrow by Juliet Grey

54. City of Stairs by Robert Jackson Bennett

55. Grave Mercy by Robin LaFevers

56. The Bone Clocks by David Mitchell

57. The Magician’s Land by Lev Grossman



Books and Short Stories Read in 2013


1. The One I Left Behind by Jennifer McMahon

2. Ashenden by Elizabeth Wilhide

3. Futurama #63: Robots Gone Wild, Editor Nathan Kane

4. The Wise Man’s Fear by Patrick Rothfuss

5. Hellboy: Wake the Devil by Mike Mignola

6. Batman: The Dark Knight Returns by Frank Miller


7. The Anubis Gate by Tim Powers

8. Faithful Place by Tana French

9. Dreams and Shadows by C. Robert Cargill

10. World War Z by Max Brooks

11. The Shunned House by H.P. Lovecraft

12. The House of the Vampire by George Sylvester Viereck


13. The Hollow Hills by Mary Stewart

14. Lords of the North by Bernard Cornwell

15. Frozen Solid by James M. Tabor

16. At the Mountains of Madness by H.P. Lovecraft

17. Clockwork Phoenix 4 edited by Mike Allen


18. Palisades Park by Alan Brennert

19. Swamplandia! by Karen Russell

20. Silent on the Moor by Deanna Raybourn

21. The Golem and the Jinni by Helene Wecker

22. The Shadow of the Sun by Barbara Friend Ish


23. The Inquisitor’s Wife by Jeanne Kalogridis

24. Before the Storm by Melanie Clegg

25. Questing Beast by Ilona Andrews

26. The Black Country: A Novel of Scotland Yard’s Murder Squad by Alex Grecian

27. Advent by James Treadwell

28. Blood Sisters by Melanie Clegg

29. Of Blood and Honey by Stina Leicht


30. Circle of Shadows by Imogen Robertson

31. Fire and Hemlock by Diana Wynne Jones

32. The Door Through Space by Marion Zimmer Bradley

33. Blood & Beauty by Sarah Dunant – DNF (plan to try later in year)

34. Please Don’t Tell by Elizabeth Adler

35. The Last Page by Anthony Huso


36. Arthurian Fantasy: Three Short Stories by Jennifer Roberson

37. The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman

38. The White Princess by Philippa Gregory

39. Kindred by Octavia Butler

40. The Falling Woman by Pat Murphy

41. The Tudor Conspiracy by C.W. Gortner

42. The Seven-Per-Cent Solution by Nicholas Meyer


43. The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon

44. A Dance with Dragons by George R.R. Martin

45. Sabriel by Garth Nix


46. Broken Harbor by Tana French

47. Breed by Chase Novak

48. The Black Fire Concerto by Mike Allen

49. The Storm by Clive Cussler

50. Mrs. Poe by Lynn Cullen


51. This House is Haunted by John Boyne

52. Four Summoner’s Tales by Kelley Armstrong, Christopher Golden, David Liss, and Jonathan Maberry

53. Lord Foul’s Bane: The Chronicles of Thomas Covenant by Stephen R. Donaldson — DNF

54. The Love Artist by Jane Alison


55. Year of Wonders by Geraldine Brooks

56. The Forsaken Inn by Anna Katherine Green

57. City of Lost Dreams by Magnus Flyte

Books read/sampled for a class on historical fiction writing: (I plan to revisit most of these books at some point since only chapters or sections were read for the class)

The Recess by Sophia Lee

Chaka by Thomas Mofolo

The Deerslayer by James Fenimore Cooper

The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper

A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens

In addition to the above, the following books were read in full for the class:

The Love Artist by Jane Alison

Year of Wonders by Geraldine Brooks

The Forsaken Inn by Anna Katherine Green

Fever by Mary Beth Keane

The Ghost Bride by Yangzse Choo

58. The Republic of Thieves by Scott Lynch

59. Fever by Mary Beth Keane


60. The Ghost Bride by Yangzse Choo

61. Bellman & Black by Diane Setterfield

62. Alien by Alan Dean Foster

63. Vampires Don’t Sparkle edited by Michael West

Books and Short Stories Read in 2012


1. The Lantern by Deborah Lawrenson

2. The Little Stranger by Sarah Waters

3. Jane Austen’s Sense & Sensibility adapted by Nancy Butler and Sonny Liew

4. The Secret Diary of a Princess: A Novel of Marie Antoinette by Melanie Clegg

5. Lady Susan by Jane Austen

6. Unfamiliar Fishes by Sarah Vowell

7. Frankenstein by Mary Shelley


8. American Gods by Neil Gaiman

9. The House that I Loved by Tatiana de Rosnay

10. Blood, Bones & Butter: The Inadvertent Education of a Reluctant Chef by Gabrielle Hamilton

11. The Technologists by Matthew Pearl


12. Ender’s Game by Orson Scott Card

13. Enchantments by Kathryn Harrison

14. Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell by Susanna Clarke

15. Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maude Montgomery

16. The Sugar Queen by Sarah Addison Allen

17. Emma by Jane Austen – DNF

18. Soulless (The Parasol Protectorate #1) by Gail Carriger

19. The Lies of Locke Lamora by Scott Lynch

20. Changeless (The Parasol Protectorate #2) by Gail Carriger

21. The House of Velvet and Glass by Katherine Howe


22. A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle

23. Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert

24. The Gunslinger: The Dark Tower 1 by Stephen King

25. The Winter Sea by Susanna Kearsley

26. The Gathering by Anne Enright

27. The Watchers by Jon Steele

28. All the Flowers in Shanghai by Duncan Jepson

29. Let’s Pretend This Never Happened (A Mostly True Memoir) by Jenny Lawson


30. The Invisible Man by HG Wells

31. Blameless (The Parasol Protectorate #3) by Gail Carriger

32. Red Seas Under Red Skies by Scott Lynch

33. Railsea by China Mieville


34. The Seventh Gate by Richard Zimler

35. The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss

36. Heartless (The Parasol Protectorate #4) by Gail Carriger

37. The Reckoning by Alma Katsu

38. Timeless (The Parasol Protectorate #5) by Gail Carriger

39. The Master of Heathcrest Hall by Galen Beckett


40. Shadow of Night by Deborah Harkness

41. Among Others by Jo Walton

42. Frenchman’s Creek by Daphne du Maurier

43. Tooth and Claw by Jo Walton

44. In The Woods by Tana French

45. Timeless Desire by Gywn Cready

46. Little House on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder


47. Salem’s Lot by Stephen King

48. The Map of Lost Memories by Kim Fay

49. The Mists of Avalon by Marion Zimmer Bradley

50. The Devil’s Teeth: A True Story of Obsession and Survival Among America’s Great White Sharks by Susan Casey

51. The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula Le Guin

52. Under the Dome by Stephen King


53. All Seeing Eye by Rob Thurman

54. The Map of the Sky by Felix J. Palma

55. Abominable by William Meikle

56. The New World by Patrick Ness

57. The End of My Y by Scarlett Thomas

58. Ghosts of Manhattan by Douglas Brunt

59. The Time Machine by H.G. Wells

60. The War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells

61. The Venice Conspiracy by Sam Christer

62. Berserker by William Meikle


63. Death in the Floating City by Tasha Alexander

64. Bag of Bones by Stephen King

65. The Loch by Steve Alten

66. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

67. Island of Bones by Imogen Robertson

68. The Courtier’s Secret by Donna Russo Morin


69. The Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman

70. A Crystal Age by W.H. Hudson

71. Year of the Big Thaw by Marion Zimmer Bradley

72. Key Out of Time by Andre Norton — DNF

73. The Likeness by Tana French

74. City of Dark Magic by Magnus Flyte

75. The Sign of Four by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

76. In My Dreams by Sarah Addison Allen (short story)


77. The Thirty-Nine Steps by John Buchan

78. The Name of the Star by Maureen Johnson

79. Silent in the Grave by Deanna Raybourn

80. The History of Us by Leah Stewart

Books and Short Stories Read in 2011


1. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by JK Rowling

2. The Tudor Secret by CW Gortner

3. The Lost World by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

4. The Last Pendragon: A Story of Dark Age Wales by Sarah Woodbury

5. The Woman in Black by Susan Hill

6. A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness

7. Time Travelers Never Die by Jack McDevitt

8. Garden Spells by Sarah Addison Allen

9. Savage Kingdom: The True Story of Jamestown, 1607, and the Settlement of America by Benjamin Woolley


10. The Forever Queen by Helen Hollick

11. Spook: Science Tackles the Afterlife by Mary Roach

12. Autumn: The City by David Moody

13. A Conspiracy of Kings by Meghan Whalen Turner

14. Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier

15. Emily and Einstein by Linda Frances Lee

16. Fathom by Cherie Priest


17. The Peach Keeper by Sarah Addison Allen

18. Madame Tussaud by Michelle Moran

19. To Say Nothing of the Dog by Connie Willis

20. The Gates by John Connolly

21. The Other Life by Ellen Meister

22. Twice a Spy by Keith Thomson

23. The Winter Ghosts by Kate Mosse

24. The Girl Who Chased the Moon by Sarah Addison Allen

25. The Red Wolf Conspiracy by Robert V.S. Redick – DNF


26. The Mistress of Nothing by Kate Pullinger

27. Minding Ben by Victoria Brown – DNF

28. Un Lun Dun by China Mieville

29. Don’t Breathe a Word by Jennifer McMahon

30. A Clash of Kings by George RR Martin

31. Witch Woman by Jeanette Baker

32. Dawn of Avalon: Morgan and Merlin — The Beginning by Anna Elliott

33. The Gauntlet: A Kit Marlowe Short by Karen Chance

34. The Queen’s Witch: A Kit Marlowe Short by Karen Chance


35. The Hypnotist by MJ Rose

36. The Restorer by Amanda Stevens

37. Livia, Empress of Rome by Matthew Dennison

38. Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen

39. Abandoned by Amanda Stevens

40. Heat Wave by Richard Castle

41. Poison: A Novel of the Renaissance by Sara Poole

42. The Map of Time by Felix J. Palma

43. The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett


44. Before Versailles: A Novel of Louis XIV by Karleen Koen

45. The Dark Enquiry by Deanna Raybourn

46. The Postmortal by Drew Magary

47. Child of the Northern Spring by Persia Woolley

48. Magic Slays by Ilona Andrews

49. The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins – DNF

50. Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter by Seth Grahame-Smith

51. Little Women by Louisa May Alcott


52. Cleopatra: A Life by Stacy Schiff

53. A River Runs Through It by Norman Maclean

54. Tales of Terror and Mystery by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

55. The Darling Strumpet by Gillian Bagwell

56. Hellboy: Seed of Destruction by Mike Mignola & John Byrne

57. Reign of Madness by Lynn Cullen

58. Demon Fish: Travels Through the Hidden World of Sharks by Juliet Eilperin


59. Becoming Marie Antoinette by Juliet Grey

60. Mansfield Park by Jane Austen

61. After Dark by Haruki Murakami

62. Claire Dewitt and the City of the Dead by Sara Gran

63. A Storm of Swords by George RR Martin

64. A Long-Forgotten Truth by Rachel Ballard

65. 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea by Jule Verne

66. Twilight of Avalon by Anna Elliott


67. The Last Days of Henry VIII: Conspiracies, Treason, and Heresy at the Court of the Dying Tyrant by Robert Hutchinson

68. The Windup Girl by Paolo Bacigalupi

69. My Cousin Rachel by Daphne Du Maurier

70. The Anatomy of Ghosts by Andrew Taylor

71. The Pale Horseman by Bernard Cornwell

72. Fiction Noir: Thirteen Stories, An Anthology edited by Rick Tannenbaum

73. The Taker by Alma Katsu

74. The Revisionists by Thomas Mullen


75. Captain Nemo by Kevin J. Anderson

76. The Magician King by Lev Grossman

77. The Stonehenge Legacy by Sam Christer

78. That Which Should Not Be by Brett J. Talley

79. A Crimson Warning by Tasha Alexander

80. Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman

81. One Way Out: Tommy Pulls the Trigger by Seymon White

82. The Sandman by E.T.A. Hoffmann

83. The Castle of Wolfenbach by Eliza Parsons

84. Queen of the Summer Stars by Persia Woolley

85. The Queen’s Rival by Diane Haeger


86. A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan

87. Star Trek 7 adapted by James Blish

88. The Poisoner’s Handbook: Murder and the Birth of Forensic Medicine in Jazz Age New York City by Deborah Blum

89. The Twelfth Enchantment by David Liss

90. One Shot by Lee Child


91. 11/22/63 by Stephen King

92. Lord John and the Scottish Prisoner by Diana Gabaldon

93. A Feast for Crows by George RR Martin

94. The Affair by Lee Child

95. Jane Austen’s Northanger Abbey: Issue 1 by Nancy Butler and Janet K. Lee

96. Futurama, Issue #57, Steampunk’d, editor Bill Morrison

97. Futurama, Issue #58, Boomsday!, editor Bill Morrison

98. Murder in the Bastille by Cara Black

99. MWF Seeking BFF: My Yearlong Search for a New Best Friend by Rachel Bertsche

Books and Short Stories Read in 2010


1. Tender is the Night by F. Scott. Fitzgerald

2. Versailles by Kathryn Davis

3. The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien

4. Heart and Soul by Maeve Binchy

5. The Wild Hunt by Elizabeth Chadwick

6. The Wife’s Tale by Lori Lansens

7. The Black Tower by Louis Bayard

8. Ligeia from The Tales of Edgar Allen Poe by Edgar Allen Poe (short story)

9. The Fall of the House of Usher from The Tales of Edgar Allan Poe by Edger Allen Poe (short story)

10. The Midnight Guardian: A Millennial Novel by Sarah Jane Stratford

11. Stonehenge by Bernard Cornwell

12. Noah’s Compass by Anne Tyler

13. Conspirata by Robert Harris

14. The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery


15. The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield

16. The Kingdom of Ohio by Matthew Flaming

17. The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

18. Remarkable Creatures by Tracy Chevalier

19. The Fellowship of the Ring by J.R.R. Tolkien

20. The Magicians & Mrs. Quent by Galen Beckett

21. The Girl with Glass Feet by Ali Shaw


22. The Far Traveler: Voyages of a Viking Woman by Nancy Marie Brown

23. Isis: A Tale of the Supernatural by Douglas Clegg

24. Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins

25. The Kingmaking by Helen Hollick

26. The Thief by Megan Whalen Turner

27. The Creation of Eve by Lynn Cullen

28. The Two Towers by J.R.R. Tolkien

29. Disquiet by Julia Leigh

30. Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel

31. White is for Witching by Helen Oyeyemi – DNF


32. Daughters of the Witching Hill by Mary Sharratt

33. The Tale of Halcyon Crane by Wendy Webb

34. A Corpse at St. Andrews Chapel by Mel Starr

35. The Return of the King by J.R.R. Tolkien

36. The Greenlanders by Jane Smiley – DNF

37. The Greatest Knight by Elizabeth Chadwick

38. The Lost Summer of Louisa May Alcott by Kelly O’Connor McNees

39. Pendragon’s Banner by Helen Hollick

40. Shadow of the King by Helen Hollick


41. The Ark by Boyd Morrison

42. The Swan Thieves by Elizabeth Kostova

43. Persuasion by Jane Austen

44. The Summer We Read Gatsby by Danielle Ganek

45. The City & The City by China Mievielle

46. In Great Waters by Kit Whitfield

47. Shakespeare Undead by Lori Handeland


48. Graceling by Kristin Cashore

49. The Crystal Cave by Mary Stewart

50. The Conquest by Elizabeth Chadwick

51. Benighted by Kit Whitfield

52. The Divine Sacrifice by Tony Hays

53. Fire by Kristin Cashore

54. Deliver Us From Evil by David Baldacci


55. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling

56. The Dead Travel Fast by Deanna Raybourn

57. The King’s Mistress by Emma Campion

58. The Good Thief by Hannah Tinti

59. The Rosetta Key by William Dietrich- DNF

60. The Scarlet Contessa by Jeanne Kalogridis

61. The Whale: In Search of Giants of the Sea by Philip Hoare

62. Kraken by China Mieville


63. The Queen of Attolia by Megan Whalen Turner

64. Witch Week by Diana Wynne Jones

65. The Road by Cormac McCarthy

66. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling

67. Howls’ Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones

68. The Thieves of Manhattan by Adam Langer

69. The King of Attolia by Megan Whalen Turner

70. Kings of the Earth by Jon Clinch – DNF

71. The Shipwreck that Saved Jamestown: The Sea Venture Castaways and the Fate of America by Lorri Glover and Daniel Blake Smith

72. Achilles by Elizabeth Cook

73. Life in Medieval France by E.R. Chamberlin

74. The House on the Strand by Daphne Du Maurier

75. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling


76. Appointment in Samarra by John O’Hara

77. Esperanza by Trish J. MacGregor

78. The Mosaic of Shadows by Tom Harper

79. Dracula in Love by Karen Essex

80. Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void by Mary Roach

81. The Last Kingdom by Bernard Cornwell

82. Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling

83. The Dead Path by Stephen M. Irwin

84. Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins


85. The Clouds Beneath the Sun by Mackenzie Ford – DNF

86. A College of Magics by Caroline Stevermer

87. Chasing the Night by Iris Johansen

88. Fire in the East by Harry Sidebottom – DNF

89. The Burning Times by Jeanne Kalogridis

90. The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova

91. Corrag by Susan Fletcher

92. Peter Pan by J.M. Barrie


93. The Hard Way by Lee Child

94. Magic Bleeds by Ilona Andrews

95. The House on Durrow Street by Galen Beckett

96. The Distant Hours by Kate Morton

97. The Sherlockian by Graham Moore

98. The Exile by Diana Gabaldon

99. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by JK Rowling


100. The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon by David Grann

101. Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte

102. A Game of Thrones by George RR Martin

103. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by JK Rowling

Books and Short Stories Read in 2009

(My first year blogging I didn’t break books out by month.)

1. Twilight by Stephanie Meyer

2. New Moon by Stephanie Meyer

3. Eclipse by Stephanie Meyer

4. Breaking Dawn by Stephanie Meyer

5. The Wordy Shipmates by Sarah Vowell

6. A Mercy by Toni Morrison

7. Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell

8. A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway

9. Anansi Boys by Neil Gaiman

10. Revolutionary Road by Richard Yates

11. Agincourt by Bernard Cornwell

12. Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland &

Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll

13. People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks

14. Breathers: A Zombie’s Lament by S.G. Browne

15. Nightwalker by Heather Graham

16. Nine Princes in Amber by Roger Zelazny

17. The Guns of Avalon by Roger Zelazny

18. Pride & Prejudice by Jane Austen

19. Slaughterhouse Five by Kurt Vonnegut

20. Rooftops of Tehran by Mahbod Seraji

21. The Devlin Diary by Christi Phillips

22. The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

23. The Broom of the System by David Foster Wallace

24. Magic Strikes by Ilona Andrews

25. Without Fail by Lee Child

26. Tripwire by Lee Child

27. Running Blind by Lee Child

28. The Strain by Guillermo Del Toro and Chuck Hogan

29. Mortal Prey by John Sanford

30. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by JK Rowling

31. Memnoc the Devil by Anne Rice — DNF

32. The Glassblower of Murano by Marina Fiorato

33. Murder in the Rue de Paradis by Cara Black

34. Killing Floor by Lee Child

35. Die Trying by Lee Child

36. Storm Cycle by Iris Johansen and Roy Johansen

37. Pride & Prejudice & Zombies by Jane Austen and Seth Grahame-Smith

38. Sense & Sensibility by Jane Austen

39. Echo Burning by Lee Child

40. The Camel Club by David Baldacci

41. Persuader by Lee Child

42. The Mage’s Daughter by Lynn Kurland

43. Dracula by Bram Stoker

44. Mr. Darcy, Vampyre by Amanda Grange

45. Her Fearful Symmetry by Audrey Niffenegger

46. The Winter King by Bernard Cornwell

47. The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman

48. Sense & Sensibility & Sea Monsters by Jane Austen and Ben H. Winters

49. Drood by Dan Simmons (Did Not Finish)

50. Century: Book 1 The Ring of Fire by P.D. Baccalario

51. The Heretic Queen by Michelle Moran

52. An Echo in the Bone by Diana Gabaldon

53. The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane by Katherine Howe

54. Dracula The Undead by Dacre Stoker and Ian Holt

55. Enemy of God by Bernard Cornwell

56. Excalibur by Bernard Cornwell

57. We Have Always Lived in the Castle by Shirley Jackson

58. The King’s Favorite by Susan Holloway Scott

59. The Magicians by Lev Grossman

60. Haunting Bombay by Shilpa Agarwal

61. The Killing Way by Tony Hays

62. The Fleet Street Murders by Charles Finch

63. The Devil’s Queen: A Novel of Catherine de Medici by Jeanne Kalogridis

64. The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson

65. Cleopatra’s Daughter by Michelle Moran

66. The White Queen by Philippa Gregory

67. Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater

68. Covenant with the Vampire by Jeanne Kalogridis

69. A Highlander’s Temptation by Sue-Ellen Welfonder

70. Kristin Lavransdatter: I The Bridal Wreath by Sigrid Undset

71. The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett — DNF

72. Nefertiti by Michelle Moran

73. Fallen by Lauren Kate

74. The Archer’s Tale by Bernard Cornwell

75. The Devil’s Alphabet by Daryl Gregory

76. Star Trek: The Great Adventures, Book 1 by James Blish

77. Vagabond by Bernard Cornwell

78. Heretic by Bernard Cornwell

79. The Taker and the Keeper by Wim Coleman and Pat Perrin

80. Powers by John B. Olson (Did Not Finish)

81. Into the Path of Gods by Kathleen Cunningham Guler

82. The House on Tradd Street by Karen White