Mary (kissmary) wrote,

50 books read this year so far

I've read 50 books this year.

1. Sean Russell - The Shadow Roads, book 3 of The Swan’s War
2. Bob Dylan - Chronicles
3. Ian Irvine - The Way Between the Worlds, View from the Mirror volume 4
4. Malcolm Gladwell - The Tipping Point
5. Elizabeth A. Lynn - Dragon’s Treasure
6. Edith Wharton - Ethan Frome
7. Melvyn Bragg - The Adventure of the English Language: the Biography of a Language
8. Erik Larson - The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America
9. Ray Bradbury - Dandelion Wine
10. Toni Morrison - Song of Solomon
11. Malcolm Gladwell - Blink
12. Tad Williams - Shadowmarch, Volume 1
13. Gavin Menzies - 1421: the Year China Discovered America
14. Andre Norton - Witch World
15. Patricia A. McKillip - The Riddle-Master of Hed
16. Patricia A. McKillip - Heir of Sea and Fire
17. Patricia A. McKillip - Harpist in the Wind
18. Lian Hearn - Across the Nightingale Floor: Tales of the Otori Book 1
19. Lemony Snicket - A Series of Unfortunate Events: Book the Fifth: The Austere Academy
20. Deepak Chopra - The Book of Secrets: Unlocking the Hidden Dimensions of Your Life
21. Lemony Snicket - A Series of Unfortunate Events: Book the Sixth: The Ersatz Elevator
22. Andre Norton - Web of the Witchworld
23. David Mitchell - Ghostwritten
24. Lemony Snicket - A Series of Unfortunate Events: Book the Seventh: The Vile Village
25. Nicola Griffith -Slow River
26. Lynne Truss - Eats, Shoots, and Leaves: A Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation
27. J. Gregory Keyes - The Blackgod
28. Audrey Niffenegger - The Time Traveler’s Wife (Audio, abridged)
29. Margaret Atwood - Blind Assassin
30. Andre Norton - Year of the Unicorn.
31. Jacqueline Carey - Kushiel’s Avatar.
32. Yann Martel - Life of Pi
33. Lemony Snicket - A Series of Unfortunate Events: Book the Eighth: The Hostile Hospital
34. Larry Niven – Ringworld
35. Robert A. Heinlein – Stranger in a Strange Land
36. Lemony Snicket -A Series of Unfortunate Events: Book the Ninth: The Carnivorous Carnival
37. Ivan Turgenev – Fathers and Sons (re-read)
38. C.S. Lewis – Prince Caspian (re-read)
39. C.S. Lewis – The Voyage of the “Dawn Treader” (re-read)
40. J.K. Rowling – Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
41. C.S. Lewis – The Silver Chair (re-read)
42. C.S. Lewis – The Horse and His Boy (re-read)
43. John Paul II – Rise, Let us be on our way
44. Larry Niven – Ringworld Engineers
45. Margaret Atwood – The Handmaid’s Tale
46. Thomas Cahill – How the Irish Saved Civilization: The Untold Story of Ireland’s Heroic Role from the Fall of Rome to the Rise of Medieval Europe
47. Matt Ridley – Genome: The Autobiography of a Species in 23 Chapters
48. David M. Friedman – A Mind of Its Own: A Cultural History of the Penis
49. Raymond E. Feist – Magician: Apprentice (re-read)
50. Stephen King – The Dark Tower II: The Drawing of the Three

Reading is what I do with some of my free time. Some books are complete fluff, but others are thought provoking. If you're interested in knowing what I thought of any of these books, or to see which I'd recommend, ask!

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