Books Read 2014

Because of my hidden extremely obvious Type A personality I feel the need to keep a list of all of the books that I read every year. This year I have been pretty proud of myself for reading more than I have in years so I thought I would share it with you! I've added my ratings (out of 5) for each one, feel free to ask me about any or all.

1.  Morlock Night (K.W. Jeter) * 4 *
2.  King Leary (Paul Quarrington) * 4 *
3.  Shakespeare: The World as Stage (Bill Bryson) * 5 *
4.  The Regulators (Stephen King) * 5 *
5.  Desperation (Stephen King) * 4 *
6.  The Children of Hurin (JRR Tolkein) * 3 *
7.  Life After Life (Kate Atkinson) * 3 *
8.  The Club Dumas (Arturo Perez-Reverte) * 4 *
9.  Super Sad True Love Story (Gary Shteyngart) * 3 *
10. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society (Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows) * 5 *
11. The Taming of the Shrew (Shakespeare) * 4 *
12. 'Salem's Lot (Stephen King) * 3 *
13. Wolves of the Calla (Stephen King) * 5 *
14. The Last Lecture (Randy Pausch) * 2 *
15. The Shadow of the Wind (Carlos Ruiz Zafon) * 5 *
16. Bel Canto (Ann Pratchett) * 3 *
17. Candide (Voltaire) * 4 *
18. The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie (Alan Bradley) * 3 *
19. The Weed that Strings the Hangman's Bag (Alan Bradley) * 4 *
20. A Red Herring without Mustard (Alan Bradley) * 5 *
21. The Painted Bridge (Wendy Wallace) * 5 *
22. Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell (Susanna Clarke) * 5 *
23. The Shining Girls (Lauren Beukes) * 5 *
24. Swastika (Michael Slade) * 1 *
25. The Mistress of the Art of Death (Ariana Franklin) * 4 *
26. Ask the Dust (John Fante) * 4 *
27. The Elementary Particles (Michel Houellebecq) * 3 *
28. Daisy Miller (Henry James) * 4 *
29. The Woman Upstairs (Claire Messud) * 5 *
30. The Diamond Age (Neal Stephenson) * 3 *
31. Invisible Monsters Remix (Chuck Palahniuk) * 5 *
32. Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour-Bookstore (Robin Sloan) * 4 *
33. George & Rue (George Elliott Clarke) * 3 *
34. The Razor's Edge (M. Somerset Maugham) * 5 *
35. Exiles V1. The Ruins of Ambrai (Melanie Rawn) * 5 *
36. The Man in the Brown Suit (Agatha Christie) * 3 *
37. American Gods (Neil Gaiman) * 4 *
38. Midnight Riot (Ben Aaronvitch) * 3 *
39. The Cuckoo's Calling (Robert Galbraith) * 2 *
40. The Demonologist (Andrew Pyper) * 5 *
41. The Fall (Albert Camus) * 4 *
42. Ragtime (E.L. Doctrow) * 5 *
43. A Wizard of Earthsea (Ursula Le Guin) * 3 *
44. Too Much Happiness (Alice Munro) * 3 *
45. The Crane Wife (Patrick Ness) * 5 *
46. CLockwork Angels (Kevin J. Anderson) * 4 *
47. The Unoupling (Meg Wolitzer) * 5 *
48. The Notable Brain of Maximilian Ponder (John Ironmonger) * 5 *
49. Moon Over Soho (Ben Aaronovitch) * 4 *
50. Maplecroft (Cherie Priest) * 4 *
51. The Executioner's Heart (George Mann) * 5 *
52. Snow Crash (Neal Stephenson) * 4 *
53. The Constantine Affliction (T. Aaron Payne) * 4 *
54. Joyland  (Stephen King) * 4 *
55. Attachments (Rainbow Rowell) * 5 *
56. The Ocean at the End of the Lane (Neil Gaiman) * 5 *
57. Nervous System (Jan Lars Jensen) * 3 *
58. I, Claudius (Robert Graves) * 4 *
59. The Eye in the Door (Pat Barker) * 4 *
60. After Dark (Haruki Murakami) * 4 *
61. Death With Interruptions (Jose Saramago) * 5 *
62. The Suspicions of Mr. Wincher (Kate Summerscale) * 4 *
63. Half-Blood Blues (Esi Edugyan) * 4 *
64. The Namesake (Jhumpa Lahiri) * 4 *
65. London Falling (Paul Cornell) * 3 *
66. Come, Thou Tortoise (Jessica Grant) * 5 *
67. Good Omens (Terry Pratchett & Neil Gaiman) * 4 *
68. Fingersmith (Sarah Waters) * 5 *
69. Annabel (Kathleen Winter) * 5 *
70. 84, Charing Cross Road (Helene Hanff) * 5 *
71. Ready Player One (Ernest Cline) * 5 *
72. The Beautiful and the Damned (F. Scott Fitzgerald) * 3 *
73. Last Call (Tim powers) * 3 *
74. The Dinner (Herman Koch) * 3 *
75. Rebecca (Daphne du Maurier) * 5 *
76. Elijah's Mermaid (Essie Fox) * 5 *
77. The Solitary House (Lynn Shepherd) * 3 *
78. The Diving Belles (Lucy Wood) * 4 *
79. The Betrayers (David Bezmozgis) * 3 *
80. N is for Noose (Sue Grafton) * 3 *
81. Outlander (Diana Gabaldon) * 4 *
82. Drangonfly in Amber (Diana Gabaldon) * 3 *
83. The Sleeping Doll (Jeffery Deaver) * 3 *
84. Without Fail (Lee Child) * 3 *
85. Echo Burning (Lee Child) * 3 *
86. Jane and the Stillroom Maid (Stephanie Barron) * 4 * 
87. Jane and the Prisoner of Wool House (Stephanie Barron) * 4 *
88. Jane and the Ghosts of Netley (Stephanie Barron) * 4 *
89. Jane and His Lordship's Legacy (Stephanie Barron) * 4 *
90. Jane and the Barque of Frailty (Setphanie Barron) * 4 *

1 comment:

  1. That is so many books!!! You are one prolific reader, pal.
    xoxo

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