Reading

A way for me to keep track of the books I've read over the year  :)

The books in bold and italic are books waiting to be read or I've started reading them but haven't finished them

2017


A Season of Knives - P.F. Chisholm
Livia Lone -Barry Eisler
Turncoat -Jim Butcher
Maisie Dobbs - Jacqueline Winspear
A Gentleman in Moscow - Amor Towles

Bones are Forever - Kathy Reichs
Night School- Lee Child
The God's Eye View - Barry Eisler
A Famine of Horses - P.F. Chisholm
Side Jobs: Stories from the Dresden Files - Jim Butcher

The Kept Woman - Karin Slaughter
Allegiance of Honour - Nalini Singh
Amnesia - Peter Carey
Rogue Lawyer - John Grisham ebook
The Lake House - Kate Morton ebook

Triptych - Karin Slaughter
Minimalism, live a meaningful life - Joshua Fields Millburn & Ryan Nicodemus
The Silent Dead - Claire McGowan
Hillbilly Elegy - J.D. Vance
Archangel's Heart - Nalini Singh

The Dead Ground - Claire McGowan
Fragile - Lisa Unger
A Savage Hunger - Claire McGowan
A Year Between Friends -  Maria Alexandra Vettese
The Dry - Jane Harper

I found you - Lisa Jewell
The Fall - Claire McGowan
Corrupted - Lisa Scottolini
Wild Embrace - Nalini Singh
The Truth According to Us - Annie Barrows

The Lost - Claire McGowan
Children of the Revolution - Peter Robinson (started at end of 2016 finished in 2017)
Blood and Memory - Fiona McIntosh
The Reaper - Steven Dunne
Bridge of Souls - Fiona McIntosh

2016 46 books for the year, I did read more but forgot to make a note of them :(

The Girl in the Spider's Web - David Lagercrantz ebook


The Life and Death of Sophie Stark - Anna North ebook
Alone in the Dark - Karen Rose ebook


The Black Path - Asa Larsson ebook
Until thy wrath be past - Asa Larsson ebook

Destiny - Fiona McIntosh
Revenge - Fiona McInosh
Blood of Tyrants - Naomi Novik
Betrayal - Fiona McIntosh
The Stranger - Harlan Coban

Kitty and the Silver Bullet - Carrie Vaughn
Kitty and the Dead Man's Hand - Carrie Vaughn
Kitty Raises Hell - Carrie Vaughn
Kitty's House of Horrors - Carrie Vaughn
Low Midnight - Carrie Vaughn

Kitty goes to War - Carrie Vaughn
Kitty's Big Trouble - Carrie Vaughn

Kitty Steals the Show - Carrie Vaughn
Redoubt - Mercedes Lackey
Bastion - Mercedes Lackey
Kitty Rocks the House - Carrie Vaughn
Kitty in the Underworld - Carrie Vaughn

Kitty Saves the World - Carrie Vaughn
Discretion -  Allison Leotta
A Study in Sable - Mercedes Lackey
Speak of the Devil - Allison Leotta
Law of Attraction - Allison Leotta

Red Mars - Kim Stanley Robinson
Career of Evil - Robert Galbraith
One for the Money - Janet Evanovich
A Good Killing - Allison Leotta
Cross Justice - James Patterson ebook

Pretty Girls - Karin Slaughter ebook
Pretty Baby - Mary Kubica ebook
Speaking in Bones - Kathy Reichs ebook
The Good Girl - Mary Kubica ebook
The Martian - Andy Weir

Bones Never Lie - Kathy Reichs
Indelible Ink - Fiona McGregor
Heart of Obsidian - Nalini Singh 
The Fifth Witness - Michael Connelly
The Ice Twins - SK Tremayne ebook

Ascendance - John Birmingham
Dead Line - Stella Rimington
Tangle of Need - Nalini Singh
Resistance - John Birmingham
Angels' Flight - Nalini Singh

The Crossing - Michael Connelly ebook
Archangel's Enigma - Nalini Singh

Depraved Heart -Patricia Cornwell ebook
Tennison - Lynda La Plante ebook
Emergence - John Birmingham

2015 66 books for the year

After You - Jojo Moyes

 Play of Passion - Nalini Singh
The Sleeping and the Dead - Ann Cleeve
Northanger Abbey  - Val McDermid
Make Me - Lee Child ebook
Kiss of Snow - Nalini Singh ebook


Dead Ice - Laurell K Hamilton
Still Alice - Lisa Genova
Blood Witness - Alex Hammond
The Gilded Hour - Sara Donati
Archangel's Legion - Nalini Singh

Archangel's Shadows - Nalini Singh
The Unbroken Line - Alex Hammond
Blaze of Memory - Nalini Singh
The Husband's Secret - Liane Moriarty
Hostage to Pleasure - Nalini Singh

Deep Sky - Patrick Lee
Tapestry - Fiona McIntosh
XO - Jeffrey Deaver
Big Little Lies - Liane Moriarty
Ghost Country - Patrick Lee

The Breach - Patrick Lee
Day Shift - Charlaine Harris
Mine to Possess - Nalini Singh
Only to Die Again - Patrick Lee
Magic Breaks - Ilona Andrews

Inside Out - Barry Eisler
Fault Line - Barry Eisler
Gut - Giulia Enders
The Girl on the Train - Paula Hawkins
Requiem for an Assassin - Barry Eisler

Runner - Patrick Lee
Visions of Heat - Nalini Singh
The Lab - Jack Heath
Hit List - Jack Heath
Prudence - Gail Carriger

Rain Storm - Barry Eisler
Killing Rain - Barry Eisler
The Last Assasin - Barry Eisler
Graveyard of Memories - Barry Eisler
The Detachment - Barry Eisler

Miracle Cure - Harlan Coben
Night Shift  - Nalini Singh, Ilona Andrews, Lisa Shearin, Milla Vane (4 novellas)
Replica - Jack Heath
The Money Run - Jack Heath
Burn for Me - Ilona Andrews

The Savage Altar - Asa Larsson
The Silkworm - Robert Galbraith (aka JK Rowling)
Waistcoats and Weaponry - Gail Carriger
The October List - Jeffrey Deaver
Jason - Laurell K Hamilton

Curtsies and Conspiracies - Gail Carriger
The Exit - Helen Fitzgerald
The Other Typist - Suzanne Rindell
The Blood Spilt - Asa Larsson
The Cuckoos's Calling - Robert Galbraith (aka JK Rowling)

Never go back - Lee Child
The Beginner's Goodbye - Anne Tyler
Steel's Edge - Ilona Andrews
Fate's Edge - Ilona Andrews
Hard Rain - Barry Eisler

Dangerous Women Part II - edited by George RR Martin & Gardner Dozois
Me before You - JoJo Moyes
A Wanted Man - Lee Child
Rainfall - Barry Eisler
Kitty takes a holiday - Carrie Vaughn

2014   58 books for the year


Burial Rites - Hannah Kent
The Affair - Lee Child
Demon Child - Kylie Chan
Dragonfly in Amber - Diana Gabaldon (reading this for the 3rd or 4th time)
Cross Stitch (Outlander) - Diana Gabaldon (reading this for the 3rd or 4th time)
Deep Down - Lee Child (a Jack Reacher short story - ebook)

Worth Dying for - Lee Child
Kitty goes to Washington - Carrie Vaughn
61 Hours - Lee Child
Little Face - Sophie Hannah
Kitty and the Midnight Hour - Carrie Vaughn

Dangerous Women - edited by George RR Martin & Gardner Dozois
Defender of the Faith - Chris Allen (an ebook)
Killer Elite - Ranulph Fiennes (an ebook)
Black Scales White Fur - Kylie Chan (an ebook)
Gone Tomorrow - Lee Child

Nothing to Lose - Lee Child
The Widow's War - Sally Gunning
Bad Luck and Trouble - Lee Child
Magic Breaks - Ilona Andrews
The Hard Way - Lee Child

One Shot - Lee Child
The Scottish Prisoner - Diana Gabaldon (an ebook)
Climbing the Mango Tree - Madhur Jaffrey
Persuader - Lee Child
Midnight Crossroad - Charlaine Harris

Homer's Odyssey - Gwen Cooper
Curtsies & Conspiracies - Gail Carriger
The Enemy - Lee Child
Finding Davey- Jonathon Gash
Gunmetal Magic - Ilona Andrews


A Shiver of Light - Laurell K Hamilton

The Golden City - John Twelve Hawks
Without Fail - Lee Child
A Cook's Life - Stephanie Alexander
The Shifting Price of Prey - Suzanne McLeod

Written in My Own Heart's Blood - Diana Gabaldon
Defending Jacob - William Landay
Ice Cold - Tess Gerritsen
The Secret Keeper - Kate Morton
Christmas on Ladybug Farm - Donna Ball

Echo Burning - Lee Child
The Dark River - John Twelve Hawks
The Traveller - John Twelve Hawks
Red Gold - Alan Furst
The Silent Girl - Tess Gerritsen

Love Letters from Ladybug Farm - Donna Ball
There should be more dancing - Rosalie Ham
The Wedding Quilt - Jennifer Chiaverini
Magic Rises - Ilona Andrews
The Business - Charlotte Bingham

A year on Ladybug Farm - Donna Ball
Inhuman Remains - Quintin Jardine
Trio of Sorcery - Mercedes Lackey
Die Trying - Lee Child
The Quilt Walk - Sandra Dallas

Echo in the Bone - Diana Gabaldon (re-reading this one, I read it too fast the first time)
The Quilt that walked to Golden - Sandra Dallas
I am Malala - Yousafzai Malala with Christina Lamb
Tripwire - Lee Child
The Visitor - Lee Child

2013   - 50 books for the year


Speaking in Tongues - Jeffrey Deaver
The Midwife's Daughter - Patricia Ferguson

Magic Slays - Ilona Andrews
The English Assassin - Daniel Silva
The Endless Forest - Sara Donati
Killing Floor - Lee Child
The Kill Artist - Daniel Silva

Queen of Swords - Sara Donati
Hangman - Faye Kellerman
The Lavender Keeper - Fiona McIntosh
Fire Along the Sky - Sara Donati
Predator - Faye Kellerman

The Colour of Food - Anne Else
Lake in the Clouds - Sara Donati
The Unlikely Spy - Daniel Silva
Judgement Calls - Alafair Burke
Paw Tracks at Owl Cottage - Dennis O'Connor

Affliction - Laurell K. Hamilton
Dead Ever After - Charlaine Harris
March - Geraldine Brooks
My Place - Sally Morgan
The Lacuna - Barbara Kingsolver

Dawn on a Distant Shore - Sara Donati
The Little Coffee Shop of Kabul - Deborah Rodriguez
Into the Wilderness - Sara Donati
Clockwork Princess - Cassandra Clare
The Geneva Trap - Stella Rimington

All Good Things - Sarah Turnbull
Beauty and the Werewolf - Mercedes Lackey
Etiquette and Espionage - Gail Carriger
Cat & Fiddle - Lesley Jorgenson
Dexter is Delicious -Jeff Lindsay

The Maria Challenge Quilt - Margaret A. Rowe
Into my arms - Kylie Ladd
Dark Serpent - Kylie Chan
The Retribution - Val McDermid
Small Shen - Kylie Chan

Look Again - Lisa Scottoline
Mao's Last Dancer - Li Cunxin (finally finished, started late 2012)
Catacombs - Anne McCaffrey and Elizabeth Ann Scarborough
The Last Temptation - Val McDermid
Escape from Camp 14 - Blaine Harden

Zambezi - Tony Park
The Calligrapher's Daughter - Eugenia Kim
Present Danger - Stella Rimington
Game of Thrones - George R.R. Martin
First Grave on the Left - Darynda Jones

Search for the Stars - Andre Norton (originally published as two books - The Zero Stone (1968) and Uncharted Stars (1969)
First Grave on the Right - Darynda Jones
A Trail of Fire - Diana Gabaldon
Her Fearful Symmetry - Audrey Niffenegger

My Life In France - Julia Child with Alex Prud'homme

2012

46 books for the year, I'm still dipping into Mao's Last Dancer and My Life in France and I'm currently still reading Trace (it seems very familiar and I think I may have read it before)

Game of Thrones - George R.R. Martin (I had to return this book unfinished as I couldn't renew it again, I intend to borrow it and finish it)
Steampunk'd - edited by Jean Rabe and Martin H. Greenberg (returned to library, couldn't get into it)
Trace - Patricia Cornwell
Aerie - Mercedes Lackey

A Street Cat named Bob - James Bowen
Absolution - Caro Ramsay
Sanctuary - Mercedes Lackey
Alta - Mercedes Lackey
Dexter by Design - Jeff Lindsay

The Doomsday Vault - Steven Harper
Flash and Bones - Kathy Reichs
Dearly Devoted Dexter - Jeff Lindsay
Darkly Dreaming Dexter - Jeff Lindsay
Deadlocked - Charlaine Harris (I enjoyed this, have to wait for the last in the series now)

Joust - Mercedes Lackey
Watch out for me - Sylvia Johnson (I didn't enjoy this book very much)
Intrigues - Mercedes Lackey
Double Dexter - Jeff Lindsay
The Kashmir Shawl - Rosie Thomas

Timeless - Gail Carriger
The Concubine's Tattoo - Laura Joh Rowland
Kiss the Dead - Laurell K Hamilton
Changes - Mercedes Lackey
Arrow's Flight - Mercedes Lackey

Arrow's Fall - Mercedes Lackey
Born to Run - John M Green
Ghost Story - Jim Butcher
Crucible of Gold - Naomi Novik
The Diary of Mattie Spenser - Sandra Dallas

My Life in France - Julia Child with Alex Prud'homme (finished in Dec 2013)
Clockwork Prince - Cassandra Clare
A Fortunate Life - A.B. Facey
Catalyst - Anne McCaffrey & Elizabeth Ann Scarborough
Scarecrow and the Army of Thieves - Matthew Reilly

Dragon 's Time - Anne & Todd McCaffrey
Cravings - Laurell K Hamilton
Trick of the Dark - Val McDermid
Dragongirl - Anne & Todd McCaffrey
A Blight of Mages - Karen Miller

Fate's Edge - Ilona Andrews
The Secret Fire - Martin Langfield (gave up on this, it wasn't grabbing my interest)
City of Fallen Angels - Cassandra Clare
City of Glass - Cassandra Clare
Murder with Peacocks - Donna Andrews

Crossroads - Jeanne C Stein
Chosen - Jeanne C Stein
Retribution - Jeanne C Stein
City of Ashes - Cassandra Clare
Girl Missing - Tess Gerritsen

A Home-grown Cook (The Dame Alison Holst story) with Barbara Larson





1 comment:

  1. I love this idea of listing your book reads for the year, what a wonderful selection also. Great Idea. Nana on the Farm.

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