Book-keeping 2013

I’m missing a book and I can’t work out which it is….

My favourite reads of 2013 are bolded:

1: Mistwood – Leah Cypess
2: The Hobbit – Tolkien
3: The Fault in Our Stars – John Green
4: Where Things Come Back – John Corey Whaley
*5: From Where You Dream, The Process of Writing Fiction – Robert Olen Butler
6: The Pattern Scars – Caitlin Sweet
7: Household Stories – Grimm
8: Alice in Wonderland – Lewis Carroll
*9: Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There – Lewis Carroll (my fave of the two, I can read it all the time. Aloud. To other humans, while I laugh)
10: Something Like Normal – Trish Doller (ngl i loved it)
11: Teeth – Hannah Moskowitz
12: Charmed Life – Diana Wynne Jones
*13: Sexing the Cherry – Jeannette Winterson
14: Frankenstein – Mary Shelley
15: The Magicians of Caprona – Diana Wynne Jones
16: Queen’s Hunt – Beth Bernobich.
17: The Island of Dr. Moreau – H.G. Wells.
18: The Invisible Man – H.G. Wells (That was actually pretty hilarious most of the way. I’ve never read Wells before so I dunno what I was expecting, but not so much humour.)
19: The Martian Chronicles – Ray Bradbury.
20: A Certain Slant of Light – Laura Whitcomb
21: A Princess of Mars – Edgar Rice Burroughs
22: Herland – Charlotte Perkins Gilman
23: Feed – M. T. Anderson
24: Malinda Lo – Huntress
25: Witch Week – Diana Wynne Jones (reread)
*26: Left Hand of Darkness – Ursula Le Guin (I enjoyed it much more this time. Also it made me cry.)
27: Little Brother – Cory Doctorow (reread)
28: My Mother She Killed Me, My Father He Ate Me – various (Kate Bernheimer, editor)
29: The Shining Girls – Lauren Beukes
30: Heaven Eyes – David Almond
31: Undercover – Beth Kephart
32: Sister-Sister – Rachel Zadok
33: Flaming June – Amanda Coetzee
34: The Program – Suzanne Young. 😀
35: The House of Many Ways – Diana Wynne Jones *snuggles*
36: In the Night Garden – Catherynne M Valente
37: Speechless – Hannah Harrington
38: Captive Prince 1 – S.U. Pacat
39: Captive Prince 2 – S.U. Pacat Omg these were sheer crack. I need book 3 stat
40: Beasts – Joyce Carol Oates
*41: Farundell – L. R. Fredericks
*42: The Broken Lands – Kate Milford. (OMG SO MUCH LOVE, must read more of her work
*43: The Palace of Illusions – Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
44: A Spy in the House – Y.S. Lee
45: Don’t Bite the Bridesmaid – Tiffany Allee
46: The Book of Atrix Wolfe – Patricia McKillip
*47: Alif the Unseen – G Willow Wilson (on my shortlist for the year. Hmm I should star those so I remember them)
48: Monstrous Beauty – Elizabeth Fama
49: The Song of Achilles – Madeline Miller
50: The Fox Woman – Kij Johnson
51: Code Name Verity – ELizabeth Wein
52: How to Suppress Women’s Writing – Joanna Russ
*53: Under the Poppy – Kathe Koja (nnnngghhhhhhhhhhhhhh i am made of jealousy right now)
54: Spin – Robert Charles Wilson
55: On a Red Station, Drifting – Aliette de Bodard
56: The Secret History of Moscow – Ekaterina Sedia
57: Wolves and Witches – Amanda C. Davis, Megan Engelhardt
58: Sharp Edges – S.A. Partridge
*59: The Palace of Curiosities – Rosie Garland. (LOVED this one.)
60: The Big Stick – Richard de Nooy
61: Open City – Teju Cole
62: Fire and Thorns – Rae Carson
63: Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal? – Jeanette Winterson
64: House of Sand and Secrets – Cat Hellisen (lol gr added it to my read book list. I’m like, okay, that’s legit, I guess.)

65: Midsummer Night – Freda Warrington (nnggghhh soppppppy lushy pretty romantic fantasy, exactly what I needed)
66: Harbinger – Sarah Wilson Etienne
67: Junk – Melvyn Burgess
68: Infidel – Kameron Hurley
69: Wolf at the Door – J. Damask

70: Running with Scissors – Augusten Burroughs

*71: Allegiance – Beth Bernobich

*72: Bird by Bird – Anne Lamott

73: Cold Magic – Kate Elliott

74: Virtual Light – William Gibson


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