Everything I Read in 2013

It was a damn good year for reading. Although I didn’t exactly indulge in the greatest variety of books, one thing I did this year was experience certain authors in depth. This can be seen with Lois McMaster Bujold (I read five books of her’s), Marie Brennan (three books, one novella), Brandon Sanderson (three books, one novella), Mary Robinette Kowal (three books), and John Scalzi (three books). I also read more comics then I’ve ever read in a single year before (which my bank account surely feels). If you’re curious to see what I’ve read, the list can be found below. I have bolded the works that struck me the most, and am open to discussing anything listed here in more depth.

Books and Audiobooks Read
Grimspace by Ann Aguirre
Throne of the Crescent Moon by Saladin Ahmed
Night of the Living Trekkies Kevin David Anderson
On the Edge by Illona Andrews
Omens by Kelley Armstrong
The Robber Bride by Margaret Atwood
Zoo City by Lauren Beukes
White Cat by Holly Black
Doll Bones by Holly Black
Plain Kate by Erin Bow
A Star Shall Fall by Marie Brennan
With Fate Conspire by Marie Brennan
A Natural History of Dragons by Marie Brennan
Frost Burned by Patricia Briggs
Shards of Honour by Lois McMaster Bujold
Barrayar by Lois McMaster Bujold
The Warrior’s Apprentice by Lois McMaster Bujold
The Vor Game by Lois McMaster Bujold
Cetaganda by Lois McMaster Bujold
Cold Days by Jim Butcher
The Magician’s Guild by Trudi Canavan
Dark Currents by Jacqueline Carey
The Crown of Embers by Rae Carson
Etiquette and Espionage by Gail Carriger
Mind Games by Carolyn Crane
Black Thorn, White Rose by Ellen Datlow
Pirate Cinema by Cory Doctorow
Casket of Souls by Lynn Flewelling
The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman
The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Gaibraith
Princess of the Midnight Ball by Jessica Day George
Princess of Glass by Jessica Day George
Palace of Stone by Shannon Hale
Hounded by Kevin Hearne
Wool by Hugh Howey
Shift by Hugh Howey
The Shadowed Sun by NK Jemisin
Shades of Milk and Honey by Mary Robinette Kowal
Glamour in Glass by Mary Robinette Kowal
Without a Summer by Mary Rovinete Kowal
The Privilege of the Sword by Ellen Kushner
Ancillary Justice by Ann Leckie
Magic for Beginners by Kelley Link
Pantomime by Laura Lam
Team Human by Justine Larbalestier
Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas
Heir to the Sevenwaters by Julier Marillier
A Clash of Kings by George RR Martin
An Artificial Night By Seanan McGuire
The Map of the Sky by Felix J. Palma
The Storyteller by Jodi Picoult
Battle Magic by Tamora Pierce
Grave Witch by Kalayna Price
Boneshaker by Cherie Priest
Hellbent by Cherie Priest
Year Zero by Rob Reid
The Serpent’s Shadow by Rick Riordan
The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss
White Trash Zombie Apocalypse by Diana Rowland
The Well of Ascension by Brandon Sanderson
The Hero of Ages by Brandon Sanderson
Warbreaker by Brandon Sanderson
Old Man’s War by John Scalzi
The Ghost Brigades by John Scalzi
Red Shirts by John Scalzi
Troubled Waters by Sharon Shinn
Inside Out by Maria V. Snyder
The Scent of Magic by Maria V. Snyder
The Raven Boys by Maggie Steifvater
The Guild: The Official Companion by Titan Books
Kitty Rocks the House by Carrie Vaughn
Kitty in the Underworld by Carrie Vaughn
The Folded World by Catherynne M Valente
Behemoth by Scott Westerfeld
Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein
The Thirteenth Princess by Diane Zahler
Total Books Read: 76

Novellas Read
Amityville Horrible by Kelley Armstrong
Brazen by Kelley Armstrong
Forbidden by Kelley Armstrong
Deeds of Men by Marie Brennan
The Shattered Mountain by Rae Carson
Gods of Risk by James SA Corey
When Will You Rise by Mira Grant
Clementine by Cherie Priest
The Emperor’s Soul by Brandon Sanderson
Total Novellas Read: 9

Graphic Novels Read
Alias, Vol 1 by Brian Michael Bendis
Astonishing X-men: Vol 1, Gifted by Joss Whedon
Astonishing X-men: Vol 2, Dangerous by Joss Whedon
Astonishing X-men: Vol 3, Torn by Joss Whedon
Astonishing X-men: Vol 4, Unstoppable by Joss Whedon
Astonishing X-men: Vol 5, Ghost Box by Warren Ellis
Astonishing X-men: Vol 6, Exogenetic by Warren Ellis
Astonishing X-men: Xenogenesis by Warren Ellis
Batwoman, Vol 2: To Drown the World by JH Williams III
Captain Marvel, Vol 1: In Pursuit of Flight by Kelly Sue DeConnick
Captain Marvel, Vol 2: Down by Kelly Sue DeConnick
Cinderella, Vol 1: From Fabletown with Love by Chris Roberson
Cinderella, Vol 2: Fables and Forever by Chris Roberson
Fables, Vol 12: The Dark Ages by Bill Willingham
Fables, Vol 13: The Great Fables Crossover by Bill Willingham
Fables, Vol 14: Witches by Bill Willingham
Fables, Vol 15: Rose Red by Bill Willingham
Fables, Vol 16: Super Team by Bill Willingham
Fables, Vol 17: Inherit the Wind by Bill Willingham
Fables, Vol 18: Cubs and Toyland by Bill Willingham
Joe the Barbarian by Grant Morrison
Justice League Dark, Vol 1: In the Dark by Peter Milligan
Justice League Dark, Vol 1: The Books of Magic by Jeff Lemire
Red String Omnibus, Vol 1 by Gina Biggs
Red String Omnibus, Vol 2 by Gina Biggs
The Sandman, Vol 1: Preludes and Nocturnes by Neil Gaiman
Total Graphic Novels Read: 26

Comics Read
Akaneiro #1
All New X-men #1-20
Angel and Faith (Season 9) #17-25
Buffy the Vampire Slayer (Season 9) #16-25
East of West #1-3
Ghost #1
Guardians of the Galaxy #0.1-9
Half Past Danger #1-6
Hawkeye #1-3
Hinterkind #1
Jupiter’s Legacy #1
Lazarus #1-5
Mara #1
The Massive #1
Mighty Avengers #1-4
New Avengers #1
Pretty Deadly #1-3
Rat Queens #1
Rocket Girl #1-2
Saga #8-17
Spike (Season 9) #5
Supurbia #1-12
Trillium #1-5
Ultimate Spider-man #17-28
Ultimate Spider-man Cataclysm #1-2
Uncanny X-men- #1-13
Velvet #1-2
The Wake #1-4
Wolverine and the X-men #36-37
Willow (Season 9) #3-5
X-men- #1-8
X-men: Battle of the Atom #1-2
Total Comics Read: 153

Advertisements

2 thoughts on “Everything I Read in 2013

    • Quite a few actually! Thirty-Six of the full length books and two of the novellas. I have a 45-minute commute. It seems a crime not to take advantage of that potential reading time.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s