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Books Reviewed in 2014

This is a list of the books I read in 2014. Links take you to the my review of the book. I met my reading goal for the year. Yay!

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1. The Tiny Book of Tiny Stories – Volume 3 by Joseph Gordon-Levitt
2. Innocence by Dean Koontz
3. Canada by Richard Ford
4. The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion
5. The Last Days of California by Mary Miller
6. Police by Jo Nesbo
7. The Troop by Nick Cutter
8. The Secret of Raven Point by Jennifer Vanderbes
9. Where’d You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple
10. Among Animals by John Yunker
11. The Astronaut Wives Club by Lily Koppel
12. Mr. Lynch’s Holiday by Catherine O’Flynn
13. Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter
14. Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell
15. The Realm of Last Chances by Steve Yarbrough
16. Dept. of Speculation by Jenny Offill
17. Me Before You by Jojo Moyes
18. The Museum of Extraordinary Things by Alice Hoffman
19. Life After Life by Kate Atkinson
20. Casebook by Mona Simpson
21. The Here And Now by Ann Brashares
22. The Cold Song by Linn Ullmann
23. Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell
24. Let’s Just Say It Wasn’t Pretty by Diane Keaton
25. And The Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini
26. Cutting Teeth by Julia Fierro
27. Under a Summer Sky by Nan Rossiter
28. Landline by Rainbow Rowell
29. The Vacationers by Emma Straub
30. The Circle by Dave Eggers
31. Magnificent Vibration by Rick Springfield
32. The Fever by Megan Abbott
33. All Day and a Night by Alafair Burke
34. The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Bronte
35. Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King
36. We Are Called To Rise by Laura McBride
37. We Were Liars by E. Lockhart
38. The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
39. The Regulators by Stephen King (Richard Bachman)
40. The Three by Sarah Lotz
41. The Martian by Andy Weir
42. The Home Place by Carrie La Seur
43. Never Fall Down by Patricia McCormick
44. California by Edan Lepucki
45. A Wild Sheep Chase by Haruki Murakami
46. The Painter by Peter Heller
47. Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel
48. Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage by Haruki Murakami
49. The Sparrow by Mary Doria Russell
50. The Way Inn by Will Wiles
51. Euphoria by Lily King
52. I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai
53. Big Driver by Stephen King
54. Twelve Years a Slave by Solomon Northup
55. A Sudden Light by Garth Stein
56. Something Wicked This Way Comes by Ray Bradbury
57. Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan
58. Revival by Stephen King
59. Five Days at Memorial by Sheri Fink
60. A Gathering of Old Men by Ernest Gaines
61. The Rosie Effect by Graeme Simsion

Books Reviewed in 2013

This is a list of the books read in 2013. Links take you to the my review of the book.

1. The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman
2. Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver
3. Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk by Ben Fountain
4. The Shining (audio) by Stephen King
5. The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes
6. Sweet Tooth by Ian McEwan
7. The Adults by Alison Espach
8. The Tiny Book of Tiny Stories – Volume 2, by Jospeh Gordon-Levitt
9. The Silent Land by Graham Joyce
10.  The End of the Point by Elizabeth Graver
11. This Cake is For the Party by Sarah Selecky
12. Carrie (audio) by Stephen King, Read by Sissy Spacek
13. Survival Skills by Jean Ryan
14. The Painted Girls by Cathy Marie Buchanan
15. In Between Days by Andrew Porter
16. Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline
17. Panorama City by Antoine Wilson
18. Is This Tomorrow by Caroline Leavitt
19. More Than You Know by Nan Rossiter
20. A Land More Kind Than Home by Wiley Cash
21. The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami
22. A Constellation of Vital Phenomena by Anthony Marra
23. Mr. Peanut by Adam Ross
24. In the Garden of Stone by Susan Tekulve
25. He’s Gone by Deb Caletti
26. Benediction by Kent Haruf
27. Joyland by Stephen King
28. Life Itself by Roger Ebert
29. Big Brother by Lionel Shriver
30. Breakfast of Champions by Kurt Vonnegut
31. The Silent Wife by A.S.A. Harrison
32. The Slippage by Ben Greenman
33. Heading Out to Wonderful by Robert Goolrick
34. Reconstructing Amelia by Kimberly McCreight
35. The Never List by Koethi Zan
36. The Curiosity by Stephen Kiernan
37. The Last Summer of the Camperdowns by Elizabeth Kelly
38. Bait by J. Kent Messum
39. Night Film by Marisha Pessl
40. The Asylum by John Harwood
41. After Her by Joyce Maynard
42. Bellman & Black by Diane Setterfield
43. The Art of Fielding by Chad Harbach
44. Doctor Sleep by Stephen King
45. The Interestings by Meg Wolitzer
46. Cartwheel by Jennifer du Bois
47. This House is Haunted by John Boyne
48. The Shining Girls by Lauren Beukes
49. World War Z by Max Brooks
50. Sputnik Sweetheart by Haruki Murakami
51. The Abominable by Dan Simmons