What I'm Reading

In Progress


Einstein's Relativity and the Quantum Revolution: Modern Physics for Non-Scientists, 2nd Edition, by Professor Richard Wolfson (The Great Courses)

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, by J.K. Rowling, narrated by Jim Dale (Audio)

My Loaded Gun, My Lonely Heart, by Martin Rose (Kindle)

Winter, by Marissa Meyer (Book Dragons YA Book Club)

RASL: The Lost Journals of Nikola Tesla, by Jeff Smith (Graphic Novel)


2017 Archive

22. Tremontaine, Season One, Episode Ten: Shadowroot, by Joel Derfner ★★★☆☆
21. The Mystery of Meerkat Hill, by Alexander McCall Smith and Iain McIntosh ★★★★☆
20. Tremontaine, Season One, Episode Nine: Lies in Our Stars, by Paul Witcover, Kindle ★★★☆☆
19. The New Inquisition: Understanding and Managing Intellectual Freedom Challenges, by James LaRue, Paperback ★★★★☆
18. RASL: Romance at the Speed of Light, by Jeff Smith, Graphic Novel ★★★☆☆
17. Shell Game, by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg, Kindle ★★★☆☆
16. Tremontaine, Season One, Episode Eight: A City Without Chocolate, by Malinda Lo, Kindle ★★★☆☆
15. The Blue Hackle, by Lillian Stewart Carl, Kindle ★★★☆☆
14. Last Watch, by Sergei Lukyanenko, narrated by Paul Michael, Audio ★★★★☆
13. 12 Essential Scientific Concepts, by Professor Indre Viskontas, Great Courses
★★★☆☆
12. RASL: The Frost of St. George, by Jeff Smith, Graphic Novel ★★★☆☆
11. The Man in the High Castle, by Philip K. Dick, narrated by Jeff Cummings, Audio ★★★☆☆
10. Fun Home: A Family Tragiccomic, by Alison Bechdel, Graphic Novel ★★★★★
9.  Tremontaine, Season One, Episode Seven: The Swan Ball, by Joel Derfner, Kindle ★★★☆☆
8. Kindred, by Octavia E. Butler, narrated by Kim Staunton, Audio ★★★★☆
7. Dead Men's Boots, by Mike Carey, Kindle ★★★☆☆
6. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, by J.K. Rowling, narrated by Jim Dale, Audio ★★★★★
5. Tremontaine, Season One, Episode Six: A Fair Hand, by Patty Bryant and Racheline Maltese, Kindle ★★★☆☆
4. RASL: The Drift, by Jeff Smith, Graphic Novel ★★★☆☆
3. The Chase, by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg, Kindle ★★★☆☆
2. The Peyti Crisis, by Kristine Kathryn Rusch, narrated by Jay Snyder, Audio ★★★☆☆
1. Persepolis 2: The Story of a Return, by Marjane Satrapi, Graphic Novel ★★★★☆


2016 Archive

The Great Courses

139. My Favorite Universe, by Professor Neil deGrasse Tyson ★★★★☆
134. Redefining Reality: The Intellectual Implications of Modern Science, by Professor Steven Gimbel ★★★★☆
118. Food: A Cultural Culinary History, by Professor Ken Albala ★★☆☆☆
107. The Aging Brain, by Professor Thad A. Polk ★★★★☆
106. The Surveillance State: Big Data, Freedom, and You, by Professor Paul Rosenzweig ★★★☆☆

Audio

138. The Aeronaut's Windless, by Jim Butcher, narrated by Euan Morton ★★★★☆
133. Spooky Action at a Distance, by George Musser, narrated by Willian Hughes ★★★☆☆
130. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, by J.K. Rowling, narrated by Jim Dale ★★★★☆
129. Farthing, by Jo Walton, narrated by John Keating and Bianca Amato ★★★★☆
126. Kill Switch, by Jonathon Maberry, narrated by Ray Porter ★★★★☆
125. The Crossover, by Kwame Alexander, narrated by Corey Allen ★★★☆☆
124. Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, by Iris Camron and Shara Knizhnik, narrated by Andi Arndt ★★★★☆
120. The Consultant, by Bentley Little, narrated by Ramiz Monsef ★★★☆☆
117. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, by J.K. Rowling, narrated by Jim Dale ★★★★★
116. A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, by Mark Twain, narrated by William Dufris ★★☆☆☆
114. The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend, by Katarina Bivald, narrated by Fiona Hardingham and Lorelei King ★★★★☆
113. The Dispatcher, by John Scalzi, narrated by Zachary Quinto ★★★☆☆
112. NOS4A2, by Joe Hill, narrated by Kate Mulgrew ★★☆☆☆
109. The Invention of Wings, by Sue Monk Kidd, narrated by Jenna Lamia, Adepero Oduye, and Sue Monk Kidd ★★★★★
108. Gray Mountain, by John Grisham, narrated by Catherine Taber ★★☆☆☆

Kindle

137. Tremontaine, Season One, Episode Five: The Fire and the Sword, by Alaya Dawn Johnson ★★★☆☆
136. Near Enemy, by Adam Sternbergh ★★★☆☆
132. Tremontaine, Season 1, Episode 4: A Wake in Riverside, by Malinda Lo ★★★★☆
131. Not Flesh, Nor Feathers, by Cherie Priest ★★★☆☆
128. Tremontaine, Season 1, Episode 3: Heavenly Bodies, by Joel Derfner ★★★☆☆
127. Powder Burn, by Carl Hiaasan and Bill Montalbano ★★☆☆☆
123. The Great Cake Mystery: Precious Ramotswe's Very First Case, by Alexander McCall Smith ★★★☆☆
122. Tremontaine, Season 1, Episode 2: The North Side of the Sun, by Alaya Dawn Johnson ★★★☆☆
121. The Obsidian Chamber, by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child ★★★☆☆
115. Pacific Fire, by Greg Van Eekhout ★★★☆☆
111. Tremontaine, Season 1, Episode 1: Arrivals, by Ellen Kushner
110. The Kingdom of Gods, by N.K. Jemisin ★★★★☆

Book Dragons YA Book Club

119. Cress, by Marissa Meyer ★★★☆☆

Graphic Novels

135. Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood, by Marjane Satrapi ★★★★★

***Summer Reading Program Ends***

The Great Courses

96. The Great Debate: Advocates and Opponents of the American Constitution, by Professor Thomas L. Pangle ★★★★★
95. The Black Death: The World's Most Devastating Plague, by Professor Dorsey Armstrong ★★★★☆
90. Medical School for Everyone: Grand Rounds Cases, by Professor Roy Benaroch ★★★☆☆
81. Privacy, Property, and Free Speech: Law and the Constitution in the 21st Century, by Professor Jeffrey Rosen ★★★★☆
74. The Higgs Boson and Beyond, by Professor Sean Carroll ★★★☆☆

Audio

105. The Souls of Black Folk, by W.E.B. Du Bois, narrated by Mirron Willis ★★★★☆
104. The Perdition Score, by Richard Kadrey, narrated by MacLeod Andrews ★★★★☆
103. The Man With the Golden Torc, by Simon Green, narrated by Stuart Blinder ★★★☆☆
100. The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousnessby Sy Montgomery, narrated by Sy Montgomery ★★★★☆
99. Syndrome E, by Franck Thilliez, translated by Mark Polozzotti, narrated by Gildart Jackson ★★★★☆
94. The Beautiful Struggle, by Ta-Nehisi Coates, narrated by J.D. Jackson ★★★★★
92. Secondhand Souls, by Christopher Moore, narrated by Fisher Stevens ★★★★☆
89. The Flicker Men, by Ted Kosmatka, narrated by Keith Szarabajka ★★★★☆
88. Breakfast of Champions, by Kurt Vonnegut, narrated by John Malkovich ★★★☆☆
87. The Serpent, by Claire North, narrated by Peter Kenny
86. Daemon, by Daniel Suarez, narrated by Jeff Gurner and Carey Scott ★☆☆☆☆
85. The Fire Next Time, by James Baldwin, narrated by Jesse L. Martin ★★★★☆
84. A Canticle for Leibowitz, by Walter M. Miller, narrated by Tom Weiner ★☆☆☆☆
83. Binti, by Nnedi Okorafor, narrated by Robin Miles ★★★☆☆
82. The Light of Paris, by Eleanor Brown, narrated by Cassandra Campbell ★★★★★
78. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, by J.K. Rowling, narrated by Jim Dale ★★★★★
77. The Burning, by Jane Casey, narrated by Sarah Coomes ★★☆☆☆
75. Dawn, by Octavia E. Butler, narrated by Aldrich Barrett ★★★★☆

Kindle

102. The Witch Who Came in from the Cold, Season 1, Episdoe 13: Company Time, by Lindsay Smith ★★★☆☆
101. Curious Minds, by Janet Evanovich and Phoef Sutton ★★★☆☆
98. The Witch Who Came In from the Cold, Season 1, Volume 12: She'll Lie Down in the Snow, by Cassandra Rose Clarke ★★★☆☆
97. Dhalgren, by Samuel R. Delaney ★☆☆☆☆
93. The Witch Who Came In from the Cold, Season 1, Volume 11: King's Gambit Accepted, by Ian Tregillis ★★★☆☆
91. The Nightmare Stacks, by Charles Stross ★★★★☆
80. The Witch Who Came In from the Cold, Season 1, Volume 10: Anchises, by Lindsay Smith ★★★★☆
79. They'd Rather be Right, by Mark Clifton and Frank Riley ★★★☆☆
76. The Witch Who Came In from the Cold, Season 1, Volume 9: Head Case, by Max Gladstone ★★★☆☆
73. Company Town, by Madeline Ashby ★★★★☆

***Summer Reading Program Begins***


The Great Courses

70. Turning Points in Middle Eastern History, by Professor Eamonn Gearon ★★★★☆
55. The Science of Energy: Resources and Power Explained, by Professor Michael E. Wyession ★★☆☆☆
50. The First Amendment and You: What Everyone Should Know, by Professor John E. Finn ★★★★☆
43. Biological Anthropology: An Evolutionary Perspective, by Professor Barbara J. King ★★★★☆
41. Power Over People: Classical and Modern Political Theory, by Professor Dennis Dalton ★★☆☆☆
37. Understanding the Human Factor: Life and Its Impact, by Professor Gary A. Sojka ★★★★★
32. The African Experience: From "Lucy" to Mandela, by Professor Kenneth P. Vickery ★★★☆☆
24. The Art of War, by Professor Andrew R. Wilson ★★★☆☆
21. The Myths of Nutrition and Fitnessby Professor Anthony A. Goodman ★★★★☆
19. The Birth of the Modern Mind: The Intellectual History of the 17th and 18th Centuries, by Professor Alan Charles Kors ★★☆☆☆
13. The History of the English Language, 2nd Edition, by Professor Seth Lerer ★★☆☆☆
1. Introduction to the Study of Religion, by Professor Charles B. Jones ★★★☆☆

Audio

72. Black Man in a White Coat: A Doctor's Reflection on Race and Medicine, by Damon Tweedy, M.D., narrated by Corey Allen ★★★★☆
71. Golden Son, by Pierce Brown, narrated by Tim Gerard Reynolds ★★★☆☆

57. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, by Rebecca Skloot, narrated by Cassandra Campbell and Bahni Turpin ★★★★★
56. Silence of the Grave, by Arnaldur Indridason, narrated by George Guidall ★★★☆☆
54. Night Wise, by R.S. Belcher, narrated by Bronson Pinchot ★★★★☆
51. Side Jobs, by Jim Butcher, narrated by James Marsters ★★★★☆
49. Those Who Wish Me Dead, by Michael Koryta, narrated by Robert Petkoff ★★☆☆☆
48. Search & Recovery, by Kristine Kathryn Rusch, narrated by Jay Snyder ★★★☆☆
46. Made to Kill, by Adam Christopher, narrated by Dan Bittner ★★☆☆☆
44. The Twilight Watch, by Sergei Lukyanenko, narrated by Paul Michael ★★★★☆
42. The Parable of the Sower, by Octavia E. Butler, narrated by Lynn Thigpin ★★★★☆
40. The Titanic Murders, by Max Allan Collins, Narrated by Christopher Lane ★★★☆☆
36. Skin Game, by Jim Butcher, narrated by James Marsters ★★★★☆
34. The Water Knife, by Paolo Baciglaupi, narrated by Almarie Guerra ★★☆☆☆
33. Cold Days, by Jim Butcher, narrated by James Marsters ★★★☆☆
31. The Invasion of the Body Snatchers, by Jack Finney, narrated by Kristoffer Tabori ★★☆☆☆
28. Ghost Story, by Jim Butcher, narrated by James Marsters ★★★★☆
27. Double Star, by Robert A. Heinlein, narrated by Tom Weiner ★★★☆☆
26. Changes, by Jim Butcher, narrated by James Marsters ★★★★★
25. Certainty, by Victor Bevine, narrated by Victor Bevine ★★★☆☆
20. Turn Coat, by Jim Butcher, narrated by James Marsters ★★★★☆
18. Superego, by Frank J. Fleming, narrated by Joel Richards ★★★☆☆
17. Small Favor, by Jim Butcher, narrated by James Marsters ★★★☆☆
14. Baltimore Blues, by Laura Lippman, narrated by Deborah Hazlett ★★★☆☆
12. White Night, by Jim Butcher, narrated by James Marsters ★★★★☆
11. To Kill a Mockingbird, by Harper Lee, narrated by Sissy Spacek ★★★★★
10. This Census-Taker, by China Miéville, narrated by Matthew Frow ★★★★☆
9. Midnight Riot, by Ben Aaronovitch, narrated by Kobna Holdbrook-Smith ★★★☆☆
8. Proven Guilty, by Jim Butcher, narrated by James Marsters ★★★★★
6. The Unquiet Dead,A Rachel Getty and Esa Khattak Novel, by Ausma Zehanat Khan, narrated by Peter Ganim ★★★★☆
4. The Possibility Dogs, by Susannah Charleson, narrated by Susannah Charleson ★★★★★
3. The Doubt Factory, by Paolo Bacigalupi, narrated by Emma Galvin ★★★★☆


Kindle

69. The Witch Who Came in From the Cold, Episode Eight, Cover the Silence, by Cassandra Rose Clark ★★★☆☆
68. Childhood's End, by Arthur C. Clarke ★★★★☆
67. The Witch Who Came in From the Cold, Episode Seven, Radio Free Trismegistus, by Ian Tregillis
★★★☆☆

66. The Demolished Man, by Alfred Bester ★★★☆☆
65. The Witch Who Came in From the Cold, Episode Six: A Week Without Magic, by Michael Stanwick ★★★☆☆
64. The Everything Box, by Richard Kadrey, ★★★★☆
63. The Witch Who Came in From the Cold, Episode Five: The Golem, by Ian Tregillis ★★★☆☆
62. The Witch Who Came in From the Cold, Episode Four: Stasus, by Lindsey Smith ★★★☆☆
61. Quantum Night, by Robert J. Sawyer ★★☆☆☆
60. The Witch Who Came in From the Cold, Episode Three: Double Blind, by Max Gladstone ★★★☆☆
59. The Witch Who Came in from the Cold, Episode Two: A Voice in the Radio, by Cassandra Rose Clark ★★★☆☆
58. Death in a Strange Country, by Donna Leon ★★★☆☆
53. The Witch Who Came in from the Cold, Episode One: A Long Cold Winter, by Max Gladstone and Lindsay Smith ★★★★☆
52. Bring Me Flesh, I'll Bring Hell, by Martin Rose ★★★☆☆
47. The Bookburners, Season 1, Episdode 16: Seige, by Mur Lafferty ★★★★☆
45. The God Hunter, by Tim Lees ★★★★☆
39. The Charm Stone, by Lillian Stewart Clark ★★★☆☆
38. The Bookburners, Season 1, Episode 14: An Excellent Day for an Exorcism, by Brian Francis Slattery ★★★★☆
35. The Library at Mount Char, by Scott Hawkins ★★★★★
30. The Bookburners, Season 1, Episode 13: Keeping Friends Close, by Mur Lafferty ★★★☆☆
29. Wake of Vultures, by Lila Bowen ★★★☆☆
23. The Bookburners, Season 1, Episode 12: Puppets, by Brian Fancis Slattery ★★★☆☆
22. Death at La Fenice, by Donna Leon ★★★☆☆
16. The Bookburners, Season 1, Episode 11: Codex Umbra, by Max Gladstone ★★★★☆
15. Viscous Circle, by Mike Carey ★★★★☆
7. The Bookburners, Season 1, Episode 10: Shore Leave, by Mur Lafferty ★★★★☆
5. The Scam, by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg ★★★☆☆
2. The Bookburners, Season 1, Episode 9: Ancient Wonders, by Margaret Dunlap ★★★☆☆

2015 Archive

108.  The Bookburners, Season 1, Episode 8: Under My Skin, by Mur Lafferty, Max Gladstone, Brian Francis Slattery and Margaret Dunlap ★★★★☆
107.  The Brutal Telling, by Louse Penny ★★★★☆
106.  Enter the Janitor, by Josh Vogt ★★★☆☆
105. So You've Been Publicly Shamed, by Jon Ronson ★★★☆☆
104. Dead Beat, by Jim Butcher ★★★★☆
103. The Great Courses: The Addictive Brainby Professor Thad A. Polk ★★★☆☆
102. The Federalist Papers, by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison and John Jay ★★★☆☆
101. Cloud Computing: From Beginning to End, by Ray Rafaels (Professional) ★★☆☆☆
100. Quantum Lens, by Douglas E. Richards ★★★★☆
99. The Bookburners, Season 1, Episode 7: Now and Then, by Mur Lafferty, Max Gladstone, Brian Francis Slattery and Margaret Dunlap ★★★☆☆
98. The End of All Things, by John Scalzi ★★★☆☆
97. The Great Courses: The Inexplicable Universe: Unsolved Mysteries, by Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson ★★★☆☆
96. From Doon with Death, by Ruth Rendell ★★★☆☆
95. The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural Historyby Elizabeth Kolbert ★★★★☆
94. The Bookburners, Season 1, Episode 6: Big Sky, by Mur Lafferty, Max Gladstone, Brian Francis Slattery and Margaret Dunlap ★★★★☆
93.  Inkheart, by Cornelia Funke ★★★★☆
92. The Bookburners, Season 1, Episode 5: The Market Arcanum, by Mur Lafferty, Max Gladstone, Brian Francis Slattery and Margaret Dunlap ★★★★☆
91. Tricky Twenty-Two, by Janet Evanovich ★★★☆☆
90. The Sign of Four, by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle ★★★☆☆
89. The Great Courses: Your Deceptive Mind: A Scientific Guide to Critical Thinking Skills, by Stephen Novella, MD ★★★★☆
88. A Murder of Clonesby Kristine Kathryn Rosch ★★★☆☆
87. The Bookburners, Season 1, Episode 4: A Sorcerer's Apprentice, by Mur Lafferty, Max Gladstone, Brian Francis Slattery and Margaret Dunlap ★★★★☆
86. Crimson Shoreby Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child ★★★★☆
85. The Teenage Brain, by Frances E. Jensen The Teenage Brain, by Frances E. Jensen
84. Scarlett, by Marissa Meyer ★★★☆☆
83. The Woman Who Walked in Sunshine, by Alexander McCall Smith ★★★★☆
82. The Darling Dahlias and the Eleven O'Clock Lady, by Susan Wittig Albert ★★★★☆
81. A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail, by Bill Bryson ★★★★☆
80. The Bookburners, Season 1, Episode 3: Fair Weather, by Margaret Dunlap, Brian Francis Slattery, and Mur Lafferty ★★★☆☆
79. Gentleman Jole and the Red Queen, by Lois McMaster Bujold ★★★★☆
78. The Dark Forest, by Cixin Liu, translated by Joel Martinsen ★★★☆☆
77. The Bookburners, Season 1, Episode 2: Anywhere But Here, by Brian Francis Slattery, Max Gladstone, Margaret Dunlap and Mur Lafferty
76. Furiously Happy, by Jenny Lawson ★★★★☆
75. How Ideas Spread, by Jonah Berger (The Great Courses) ★★★☆☆
74. The Martian, by Andy Weir ★★★★★
73. The Great Divide: Unequal societies and what we can do about them, by Joseph E. Stiglitz ★★★★☆
72. The Bookburners, Season 1, Episode 1: Badge, Book & Candle, by Max Gladstone, Margaret Dunlap, Mur Lafferty and Brian Francis Slattery ★★★☆☆
71. The Devil in the Wires, by Tim Lees ★★★★☆
70. Blur, by Steven James ★★★☆☆
69. The Caretaker, by A.X. Ahmad ★★★☆☆
68. Sideswiped, by Kim Harrison ★★★★☆
67. Blood Rites, by Jim Butcher ★★★☆☆
66. Being Human: Life's Lessons from the Frontier of Science, by Robert Sopolsky (The Great Courses) ★★★☆☆

*** Summer Reading Program Ends ***

65. The Madman, by Khalil Gibron ★★★☆☆
64. A Study in Scarlet, by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle ★★★☆☆
63. Man's Search for Meaning, by Viktor E. Frankl ★★★★☆
62. The Invisible City, by Julia Dahl ★★★★☆
61. The Annihilation Score, by Charles Stross ★★★☆☆
60. Between the World and Me, by Ta-Nehisi Coates ★★★★☆
59. The Call of Cthulhu, by H.P. Lovecraft ★★★☆☆
58. Being Mortal: Illness, Medicine, and What Matters in the End, by Atul Gawande ★★★★★
57. Killing Prettyby Richard Kadrey ★★★★☆
56. Unfair: The New Science of Criminal Injustice, by Adam Benforado ★★★☆☆
55. Wicked Charms, by Janet Evanovich and Phoef Sutton ★★★☆☆
54. Cinder, by Marissa Meyer ★★★★☆
53. A Rule Against Murder, by Louise Penny ★★★★☆
52. The Devil You Know, by Mike Carey ★★★★☆
51. The Buried Giantby Kazuo Ishiguro ★★☆☆☆
50. Half a King, by Joe Ambercrombie (Audio) ★★★☆☆
49. Orphans of the Sky, by Robert Heinlein ★★★☆☆
48. The Quick Guide to Cloud Computing and Cyber Security, by Marcia R.T. Pistorious ★★☆☆☆
47. The Road to Character, by David Brooks ★★☆☆☆
46. Hard Spell, by Justin Gustainis ★★★☆☆
45. Predator One, by Jonathon Maberry ★★★★☆
44. A Key, An Egg, An Unfortunate Remark, by Harry Connolly ★★★★☆

***Summer Reading Program Begins ***

43. Redeploymentby Phil Klay ★★★★☆
42. Rolling in the Deepby Mira Grant ★★★★★
41. Opal Fire, by Barbra Annino ★★★☆☆
40. The Burning Glass, by Lillian Stewart Carl ★★★☆☆
39. In Defense of a Liberal Education, by Fareed Zakaria  ★★★★☆
38. The Diggers Rest Hotel, by Geoffrey McGeachin ★★★☆☆
37. Working Stiff, by Judy Melinek, MD, and T.J. Mitchell ★★★☆☆
36. The Getaway God, by Richard Kadrey ★★★★☆
35. Persona, by Genevieve Valentine ★★★☆☆
34. Bad Debts, by Peter Temple ★★★☆☆
33. Dance of the Reptiles: Rampaging Tourists, Marauding Pythons, Larcenous Legislators, Crazed Celebrities and Tar-Balled Beaches, by Carl Hiaasen ★★★☆☆
32. Code Zero, by Jonathan Maberry ★★★★☆
31. Belzhar, by Meg Wolitzer ★★★★☆
30. #newsfail, by Jamie Kilstein and Allison Kilkenny ★★★☆☆
29. The Cruelest Month, by Louise Penny ★★★★☆
28. Legion: Skin Deep, by Brian Sanderson ★★★★★
27. Death Masksby Jim Butcher ★★★★☆
26. Changing of the Sun, by Lesley Smith ★★★☆☆
25. The Prophet, by Kahlil Gibran ★★★★★
24. The Darling Dahlias and the Silver Dollar Bush, by Susan Wittig Albert ★★★★☆
23. Day Watch, by Sergei Lukyanenko ★★★★☆
22. Legion, by Brian Sanderson ★★★★★
21. The Handsome Man's De Luxe Cafeby Alexander McCall Smith ★★★★☆
20. Nexus, by Ramez Naam ★★★★☆
19. Jar Cityby Arnaldur Indridason ★★★★☆
18. Maisie Dobbs, by Jacqueline Winspear ★★★☆☆
17. Caught Stealingby Charlie Huston ★★☆☆☆
16. Red Rising, by Pierce Brown ★★★★☆
15. The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Walth Gap, by Matt Taibbi ★★★★☆
14. Broken Monsters, by Lauren Beukes ★★★★☆
13. The Minor Adjustment Beauty Salonby Alexander McCall Smith ★★★★☆
12. The Rhesus Chart, by Charles Stross ★★★★★
11. Summer Knightby Jim Butcher ★★★★☆
10. Stargirl, by Jerry Spinelli ★★★★☆
9. The Darling Dahlias and the Texas Star, by Susan Wittig Albert ★★★★☆
8. Fablehaven, by Brandon Mull ★★★☆☆
7. The Impossibles, by Kristine Kathryn Rusch ★★★★☆
6. Forward From Here: Leaving Middle Age -- And Other Unexpected Adventures, by Reeve Lindbergh ★★★★★
5. The Retrieval Artist, by Kristine Kathryn Rusch ★★★☆☆
4. The Bell Jar, by Sylvia Plath ★★★☆☆
3. Skink: No Surrenderby Carl Hiaasen ★★★★☆
2. Blowback, by Kristine Kathryn Rusch ★★★☆☆
1. The Three Body Problem, by Cixin Liu, translated by Ken Liu ★★★★★

2014 Archive

133. Speak, by Laurie Anderson ★★★★☆
132. Tomlinson Hill: The Remarkable Story of Two Families that Share the Tomlinson Name, One White, One Blackby Chris Tomlinson ★★★★★
131. Defenders, by Will McIntosh ★★★★☆
130. Every Which Way But Dead, by Kim Harrison ★★★☆☆
129. Blue Labyrinthby Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child ★★★★☆
128. Dog Whistle Politics: How Coded Racial Appeals Have Reinvented Racism and Wrecked the Middle Class, by Ian Haney López ★★★★☆
127. The Apocalypse Codex by Charles Stross ★★★★☆
126. Gaslighted: Aloysius Pendergast vs Slappy the Ventriloquist Dummy, by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child vs R.L. Stine
125. The Darling Dahlias and the Confederate Rose, by Susan Wittig Albert ★★★★☆
124. Shadowboxer, by Tricia Sullivan  ★★★★☆
123. Common Sense, by Thomas Paine ★★★★☆
122. Maplecroftby Cherie Priest ★★★★☆
121. Yesterday's Kin, by Nancy Kress  ★★★☆☆
120. Gathering Blue, by Lois Lowry ★★★☆☆
119. A Fatal Grace, by Louise Penny ★★★★☆
118. How to Retire Happy, by Stan Hinden ★★★☆☆
117. Grave Peril, by Jim Butcher ★★★☆☆
116. Fiddlehead, by Cherie Priest ★★★☆☆
115. Anniversary Day, by Kristine Kathryn Rusch ★★★☆☆
114. The Meaning of Human Existenceby Edward O. Wilson ★★★☆☆
113. Death Without Company, by Craig Nelson ★★★☆☆
112. The Edible Exile, by Carl Hiaasen  ★★★☆☆
111. The Milkman: A Freeworld Novel, by Michael Martineck ★★★☆☆
110. The Darling Dahlias and the Naked Ladiesby Susan Wittig Albert ★★★★☆
109. The Giver, by Lois Lowry
108. Animal Madness: How Anxious Dogs, Compulsive Parrots, and Elephants in Recovery Help Us Understand Ourselves, by Laurel Braitman ★★★☆☆
107. Warm Up, by V.E. Schwab  ★★★☆☆
106. Lock In, by John Scalzi ★★★☆☆
105. Night Watchby Sergei Lukyanenko ★★★★☆
104. Still Life, by Louise Penny ★★★☆☆
103. Servants of the Storm, by Delilah S. Dawson ★★☆☆
102. California Bones, by Greg van Eekhout ★★★☆☆
101. Bad Moon Rising, by Jonathon Maberry ★★★★☆
100. The Fuller Memorandumby Charles Stross  ★★★★☆
99.  Darling Dahlias and the Cucumber Tree, by Susan Wittig Albert ★★★☆☆

**** Summer Reading Program Ends ****

98. A Short History of the Twentieth Century, or When You Wish Upon a Star, by Kathleen Ann Goonan ★★★☆☆
97. Borrowed Power, by Jonathon Maberry ★★★★☆
96. Fool Moon, by Jim Butcher ★★★★☆
95. Moxyland, by Lauren Beukes ★★★☆☆
94. The Cancer Chronicles, Unlocking Medicine's Deepest Mystery,, by George Johnson ★★★★☆
93. Through the Evil Days,by Julia Spencer-Fleming ★★★☆☆
92. The Colonel, by Peter Watts ★★★☆☆
91. Grace Immaculate by Gregory Benfield ★★★☆☆
90. The Possession of Paavo Deshin, by Kriste Kathryn Rusch ★★★☆☆
89. The Iron Khan, by Liz Williams ★★★★☆
88. Kill City Blues, by Richard Kadrey ★★★★☆
87. Paper Towns, by John Green ★★★☆☆
86. Kill Anything that Moves, the Real American War in Vietnam, by Nick Turse ★★★★☆
85. Duplicate Effort, by Kristine Kathryn Rusch ★★★★☆
84. Among the Thorns, by Veronica Schanoes ★★★★☆
83. Cold War, by Adam Christopher ★★★☆☆
82. The End of the End of Everything, by Dale Baily ★★★☆☆
81. The Walking Stick Forest, by Anna Tombour ★★★☆☆
80. The Button Man and the Murder Tree, by Cherie Priest ★★★☆☆
79. Fire Above, Fire Below, by Garth Nix ★★★★☆
78. Brimstone and Marmalade, by Aaron Corwin ★★★☆☆
77. Something Going Around, by Harry Turtledove ★★★★☆
76. The Eighth Grade History Class Visits the Hebrew Home for the Aging, by Harry Turtledove ★★★☆☆
75. Storm Front, by Jim Butcher ★★★★☆
74. The Jennifer Morgue, by Charles Stross ★★★★☆
73. Material Witness, by Jonathon Maberry  ★★★☆☆
72. The Cold Dish, by Craig Johnson ★★★☆☆
71. House of Dreams, by Michael Swanwick ★★★☆☆
70. Extinction Machine, by Jonathon Maberry ★★★★☆
69. The Oregon Trail Diary of Willa Porter, by Andy Marino  ★★★☆☆
68. The Madonna of the Abattoir, by Anne M. Pillsworth ★★★★☆
67. The Rain is a Lie, by Gennifer Alban  ★★★☆☆
66. Afterparty, by Daryl Gregory ★★★★★
65. The All-Girl Filling Station's Last Reunion, by Fannie Flagg ★★★★☆
64. Dead Man's Song, by Jonathon Maberry ★★★★☆
63. The Color of Paradoxby A.M. Dellamonica ★★★☆☆
62. Combustion Hour, by Yoon Ha Lee ★★★☆☆
61. Pros and Cons, Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg ★★★☆☆
60. Top Secret Twenty-One, by Janet Evanovich ★★★★☆

**** Summer Reading Program Begins ****

59. The Ink Readers of Doi Saket, by Olde Heuveldt ★★★☆☆
58. Equoid, by Charles Stross ★★★★☆
57. What Mario Scietti Says, by Emmy Laybourne ★★★☆☆
56. The Water that Falls on You from Nowhere, by John Chu ★★★☆☆
55. The Lady Astronaut of Mars, by Mary Robinette Kowel ★★★☆☆
54. The Dispossessed, by Ursula LeGuin ★★☆☆
53. The Litany of Earth, by Ruthanna Emrys ★★★☆☆
52. An Abundance of Katherines, by John Green ★★★★☆
51. A Tall Tail, by Charles Stross ★★★☆☆
50. The Price of Doing Business, by D.B. Jackson ★★★☆☆
49. The Recovery Man's Bargain, by Kristine Kathryn Rusch  ★★★☆☆
48. The Insects of Love, by Genevieve Valentine ★★★☆☆
47. Overtime, by Charles Stross  ★★★★☆
46. The Bridge of Snow, by Marie Rutkowski  ★★★☆☆
45. Down on the Farm, by Charles Stross ★★★★☆
44. Nighttime in Calai-Amur, by Rjurik Davidson ★★★☆☆
43. Assassin's Code, by Jonathan Maberry ★★★★★
42. Cold Wind, by Nicola Griffith ★★★★☆
41. A Stroke of Dumb Luck, by Shiloh Walker ★★★★☆
40. Mad Maudlin, by Marie Brennan ★★★★☆
39. The Spy Who Came in from the Cold, by John LeCarre ★★★★☆
38. Unlocked: An Oral History of Haden's Syndrome, by John Scalzi  ★★★☆☆
37. Burning Girls, by Veronica Schanoes  ★★★★☆
36. When All Else Crumbles, by Alissa A. Aardema  ★★☆☆
35. The Fault in our Stars, by John Green  ★★★★★
34. Wakulla Springs, by by Adam Duncan and Ellen Klages  ★★★★☆
33. Beggars in Spain, by Nancy Kress  ★★★☆☆
32. Akata Witch, by Nnedi Okorafor ★★★★☆
31. Recovery Man, by Kristine Kathryn Rusch ★★★★☆
30. Leviathan Wakes, by James S. A. Corey ★★★☆☆
29. The Murder Hole, by Lillian Stewart Carl ★★★☆☆
28. The Shadow Pavilion, by Liz Williams ★★★★★
27. One Was a Soldierby Julia Spencer-Fleming ★★★★☆
26. The Supremes at Earl's All-You-Can-Eat, by Edward Kelsey Moore ★★★★★
25. The Darkling Seaby James Cambias ★★★☆☆
24.  Blue Nights, by Joan Didion ★★☆☆
23. Dog Days, by Jonathan Maberry ★★★★☆
22. Deep, Darkby Jonathon Maberry ★★★★☆
21. Ghost Road Bluesby Jonathon Maberry ★★★★☆
20. Zero Tolerance, by Jonathon Maberry ★★☆
19. Shovel Ready, by Adam Sternbergh ★★★★☆
18. Devil Said Bang, by Richard Kadrey ★★★★☆
17. Precious Dragon, by Liz Williams ★★★★☆
16. The Silent Wife, by A.S.A. Harrison ★★★★☆
15. A Highly Unlikely Scenario, by Rachel Cantor ★★★☆☆
14. A Talent for War, by Jack McDevitt ★★★☆☆
13. Countdown, by Jonathan Maberry ★★★★☆
12. Black Water Rising, by Attica Locke ★★★☆☆
11. The Secret Portrait, by Lillian Stewart Carl ★★★☆☆
10. Foreigner, by C.J. Cherryh ★★☆☆
9. Eel Riverby Shannon Page ★★★☆☆
8. Palomaby Kristine Kathryn Rusch ★★★★☆
7. The Demon and the Cityby Liz Williams ★★★★☆
6.  The King of Plagues, by Jonathon Maberry ★★★★☆
5.  Spillover: Animal Infection and the Next Human Epidemic, by David Quammen ★★★★☆
4. Twinmaker, by Sean Williams ★★★☆☆
3. Uglies, by Scott Westerfeld ★★★☆☆
2. The Devil in the Dollhouse, by Richard Kadrey  ★★★★☆
1. The Atrocity Archives, by Charlie Stross ★★★☆☆

2013 Archive

104.  Witches Abroad, by Terry Pratchett ★★★☆☆
103.  Snake Agent, by Liz Williams ★★★★☆
102.  Aloha from Hell, by Richard Kadrey ★★★★☆
101.  David and Goliath, by Malcolm Gladwell ★★★☆☆
100.  Buried Deep, by Kristine Kathryn Rusch ★★★★☆
99. Takedown Twenty, by Janet Evanovich ★★★★☆
98. White Fireby Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child ★★★★☆
97.  Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth, by Reza Aslan ★★★☆☆
96.  The Good, the Bad, and the Undead, by Kim Harrison ★★★☆☆
95.  The Extraction, by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child ★★★★☆
94. Do Shut Up, Mister Simms, by Rachael Acks ★★★★☆
93.  The Incrementalists, by Steven Brust and Skyler White ★★★★☆
92.  Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power, by Jon Meacham ★★★★☆
91.  Ancillary Justice, by Anne Leckie ★★★☆☆
90.  Reaper Man, by Terry Pratchett ★★★☆☆
89. Dead Set, by Richard Kadrey ★★★☆☆
88. The Dragon Factory, by Jonathon Maberry ★★★★☆
87. And the Mountains Echoed, by Khaled Hosseini ★★★★☆
86. The Human Division, by John Scalzi ★★★★☆
85. Moving Pictures, by Terry Pratchett ★★★☆☆
84. The Heist, by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg ★★★☆☆
83. The Social Organization of Work, by Randy Hodson and Teresa A. Sullivan ★★★☆☆
82. Kill the Dead, by Richard Kadrey ★★★★☆
81. The Woken Gods, by Gwenda Bond ★★★★☆
80. Looking for Alaska, by John Green ★★★★☆
79. Dead Witch Walking, by Kim Harrison ★★★☆☆
78.  I Shall Not Want, by Julia Spencer-Fleming ★★★☆☆
77.  Kingdom of Strangers, by Zoë Ferraris ★★★★☆
76.  The Handmaid's Tale, by Margaret Atwood ★★★★☆
75.  Eric, by Terry Pratchett ★★★☆☆
74.  Tomorrow There Will Be Apricots, by Jessica Sofer ★★★★★
73.  Deadline, by Mira Grant ★★★★☆
72.  Muse of Fire, by John Scalzi ★★★☆☆
71.  Blood in Elk Creek, by Rachael Acks ★★★★☆
70.  House Rules, by Jodi Picoult ★★☆☆☆
69.  The Broken Kingdoms, by N.K. Jemisin ★★★★☆
68.  The Universe Versus Alex Woods, by Gavin Extence ★★★★★
67.  Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America, by Barbara Ehrenreich ★★★★☆
68.  The Last Word, by Lisa Lutz ★★★★☆
67.  Guards! Guards! by Terry Pratchett ★★★★★
66.  Americanah, by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie ★★★★★

***Summer Reading Program Ends***

65.  Crashed, by Timothy Hallinan ★★★★☆
64.  Patient Zero, by Jonathan Maberry ★★★★☆
63. Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy, by John LeCarre ★★★☆☆
62. Throne of the Crescent Moon, by Saladin Ahmed ★★★☆☆
61. The Breakdown Lane, by Jacquelyn Mitchard ★★★★☆
60. Bad Monkey, by Carl Hiaasen ★★★★☆
59. Sandman Slim, by Richard Kadrey ★★★★☆
58. Consequences, by Kristine Kathryn Rusch ★★★★☆
57. Their Eyes Were Watching God, by Zora Neale Hurston ★★★★☆
56. Pyramids, by Terry Pratchett ★★★★☆
55. Cooked, by Michael Pollan ★★★☆☆
54. Courting Greta, by Ramsey Hootman ★★★★★
53. Heads You Lose, by Lisa Lutz and David Hayward ★★★☆☆
52. Rabid: A Cultural History of the World's Most Diabolical Virus, by Bill Wasik and Monica Murphy ★★★☆☆
51. The Lives of Tao, by Wesley Chu ★★★☆☆
50. Horn, by Sarah Goslee ★★★★☆
49. Among Others, by Jo Walton ★★★★☆
48. The Longest War, by Peter Bergen ★★★☆☆
47. Booked to Die, by John Dunning ★★☆☆☆
46. The Shining Girls, by Lauren Beukes ★★★★☆
45. The End of Men, by Hanna Rosin ★★★★☆
44. Wyrd Sisters, by Terry Pratchett ★★★☆☆
43. Zenn Scarlett, by Christian Schoon ★★★★☆
42. The Ocean at the End of the Lane, by Neil Gaiman ★★★★★
41. The World Until Yesterday, by Jared Diamond ★★★☆☆
40. Who Fears Death, by Nnedi Okorafor ★★★★☆

***Summer Reading Program Begins***

39. The Curious Case of Miss Clementine Nimowitz and Her Exceedingly Tiny Dog, by Rachael Acks ★★★★☆
38. London Falling, by Paul Cornell ★★★★☆
37. The Winner, by David Baldacci ★★★☆☆
36. Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal, by Mary Roach ★★★★★
35. Red Shirts, by John Scalzi.★★★☆☆
34. The Ugly Tin Orrery, by Rachael Acks ★★★★☆
33. Extremes, by Kristine Kathryn Rusch ★★★★☆
32. Murder on the Titania, by Rachael Acks ★★★★☆
31. Iron Council, by China Miéville ★★★★☆
30. Code Name Verity, by Elizabeth Wein ★★★★★
29. Sourcery, by Terry Pratchett. ★★★★☆
28. The Radicalism of the American Revolution, by Gordon S. Wood ★★★★☆
27. Seraphina, by Rachel Hartman ★★★☆☆
26. Wicked Business, by Janet Evanovich ★★★★☆
25. Sacre Bleu, by Christopher Moore. ★★★★☆
24. Collapse, by Jared Diamond. ★★★☆☆
23. The Summer Prince, by Alaya Dawn Johnson. ★★★★★
22. Count to a Trillion, by John C. Wright. ★☆☆☆☆
21. The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms, by N.K. Jemisin. ★★★☆☆
20. Notorious Nineteen, by Janet Evanovich.★★★★☆
19. The Structure of Scientific Revolutions, by Thomas S. Kuhn. ★★☆☆☆
18. Shaken, by J.A. Konrath. ★★★★☆
17. Mort, by Terry Pratchett. ★★★★☆
16. Red Planet Blues, by Robert Sawyer. ★★★☆☆
15. Until I Say Goodbye: My Year of Living with Joy, by Susan Spencer-Wendel. ★★★★☆
14. The Disappeared, by Kristine Kathryn Rusch ★★★☆☆
13. The Limpopo Academy of Private Detection, by Alexander McCall Smith. ★★★★☆
12. The Inexplicables, by Cherie Priest. ★★★☆☆
11. One True Thing, by Anna Quindlen. ★★★★☆
10. City of a Thousand Dolls, by Miriam Foster. ★★★☆☆
9. The Children of the Sky, by Vernor Vinge. ★★☆☆☆
8. The Friday Society, by Adrienne Kress. ★★★★☆
7. Blackwood, by Gwenda Bond. ★★★☆☆
6. Triggers, by Robert J. Sawyer. ★★★★☆
5. The Saturday Big Tent Wedding Party, by Alexander McCall Smith. ★★★★☆
4. Echoes of Betrayal, by Elizabeth Moon. ★★★☆☆
3. Two Graves, by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child. ★★★☆☆
2. Unorthodox, by Deborah Feldman. ★★★☆☆
1. Wind Rider's Oath, by David Weber. ★★★★☆


2012 Archive


74. The Drowned Cities, by Paolo Bacigalupi. ★★★☆☆
73. The Social Conquest of Earth, by E.O. Wilson. ★★★☆☆
72. Mockingjay, by Suzanne Collins. ★★★☆☆
71. The Turn of the Screw, by Henry James.  ★★★☆☆
70. Guns, Germs and Steel, by Jared Diamond. ★★★★★
69. Equal Rites, by Terry Pratchett. ★★★★☆
68. Railsea, by China Miéville. ★★★★☆
67. Liars and Outliers: Enabling the Trust that Society Needs to Thrive, by Bruce Schneier. ★★★☆☆
66. All Mortal Flesh, by Julia Spencer Fleming. ★★★☆☆
65. Illegal Alien, by Robert J. Sawyer. ★★★☆☆
64. The Tender Bar, by J.R. Moehringer. ★★★☆☆
63. A Clash of Kings, by George R.R. Martin. ★★★★☆
62. The Righteous Mind: Why Good People are Divided by Politics and Religion, by Jonathon Haidt. ★★★★★
61. The Light Fantastic, by Terry Pratchett. ★★★☆☆
60. The Autobiography of an Execution, by David R. Dow. ★★★★☆
59. Cherry Bomb, by J.A. Konrath. ★★★☆☆
58. What it is Like to Go to War, by Karl Marlantes. ★★★★★
57. Dies the Fire, by S.M. Stirling. ★★★☆☆
56. Ganymede, by Cherie Priest. ★★★★☆

*** Summer Reading Program Ends ***

55. Above, by Leah Bobet. ★★★☆☆
54. The War God's Own, by David Weber. ★★★★☆
53. Endless Forms Most Beautiful, by Sean B. Carroll. ★★★☆☆
52. Catching Fire, by Suzanne Collins. ★★★★☆
51. Rez Life, by David Treuer. ★★★★☆
50. Captain Vorpatril's Alliance, by Lois McMaster Bujold. ★★★★★
49. The Colour of Magic, by Terry Pratchett. ★★★☆☆
48. Gideon's Corpse, by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child. ★★★☆☆
47. The First 20 Minutes: Surprising Science Reveals how we can: Exercise Better, Train Smarter, Live Longer, by Gretchen Reynolds. ★★★★☆
46. Girlchild, by Tupelo Hassman. ★★★★★
45. Scat, by Carl Hiaasen. ★★★★☆
44. The Wise Man's Fear, by Patrick Rothfuss. ★★★★☆
43. The Double Comfort Safari Club, by Alexander McCall Smith. ★★★★☆
42. Let's Pretend this Never Happened: A Mostly True Memoir, by Jenny Lawson. ★★★★☆
41. What Money Can't Buy: The Moral Limits of Markets, by Michael J. Sandel. ★★★☆☆
40. Unseen Academicals, by Terry Pratchett. ★★★★☆
39. Adapt: Why Success Always Starts with Failure, by Tim Harford. ★★★★☆
38. Ship Breaker, by Paolo Bacigalupi. ★★★☆☆

*** Summer Reading Program Commences ***

37. The Scar, by China Miéville. ★★★★☆
36. Kings of the North, by Elizabeth Moon. ★★★★☆
35. Justice: What's the Right Thing to Do? by Michael J. Sandel. ★★★★★
34. To Darkness and to Death, by Julia Spencer Fleming. ★★★☆☆
33. Drift: The Unmooring of American Military Power, by Rachel Maddow. ★★★★★
32. Quantum Thief, by Hannu Rajaniemi. ★★★☆☆
31. God's Jury: The Inquisition and the Making of the Modern World, by Cullen Murphy. ★★★☆☆
30. Snuff, by Terry Pratchett. ★★★★☆
29. Coming Apart: The State of White America, 1960-2010, by Charles Murray. ★★☆☆☆
28. Straight Into Darkness, by Faye Kellerman. ★★☆☆☆
27. The Better Angels of our Nature: Why Violence has Declined, by Steven Pinker. ★★★★☆
26. A Planet of Viruses, by Carl Zimmer. ★★★★☆
25. Trail of the Spellmans, by Lisa Lutz. ★★★★☆
24. Tea Time for the Traditionally Built, by Alexander McCall Smith. ★★★★☆
23. The Hunger Games, by Suzanne Collins. ★★★★★
22. Thinking Fast, and Slow, by Daniel Kaheman. ★★★☆☆
21. Graveminder, by Melissa Marr. ★★★★☆
20. In Our Prime: The Invention of Middle Age, by Patricia Cohen. ★★★☆☆
19. 19 Dragons, by S.M. Reine. ★★★☆☆
18. The Magician King, by Lev Grossman. ★★★★☆
17. Finding Forgiveness, by Eileen R. Borris-Dunchunstang. ★★☆☆☆
16. Good Neighbors, by Ryan David Jahn. ★★★☆☆
15. Oath of Fealty, by Elizabeth Moon. ★★★★☆
14. Agatha Raisin and The Quiche of Death, by M.C. Beaton. ★★★☆☆
13. Winner-Take-All Politics, by Jacob S. Hacker and Paul Pierson. ★★★★★
12. Feed, by Mira Grant. ★★★★☆
11. Oath of Swords, by David Weber. ★★★★☆
10. 3rd Degree, by James Patterson. ★★★☆☆
9. The Black Swan, by Nassim Nicholas Taleb. ★★☆☆☆  
8. Flush, by Carl Hiaasen. ★★★★☆
7. The Believers, by Zoe Heller. ★★★★☆
6. A Bittersweet Season, by Jane Gross. ★★★★★
5. The Leftovers, by Tom Perrotta. ★★★★★
4. Boomerang, by Michael Lewis. ★★★★★
3. Vault of the Beast, by A.E. van Vogt. ★★★☆☆
2. Dreadnought, by Cherie Priest. ★★★★☆
1. All Clear, by Connie Willis. ★★★★☆


2011 Archive


93. The Swerve, by Stephen Greenblatt. ★★★★☆
92. Lavinia, by Ursula K. LeGuin. ★★★★☆
91. The Miracle at Speedy Motors, by Alexander McCall Smith. ★★★★☆
90. The Viral Storm, by Nathan Wolfe. ★★★★☆
89. The Name of the Wind, by Patrick Rothfuss. ★★★☆☆
88. Night of the Living Dead Christian, by Matt Mikalatos.  ★★☆☆☆  
87. Explosive Eighteen, by Janet Evanovich. ★★★★☆
86. Oath of Gold, by Elizabeth Moon. ★★★☆☆ 
85. Toward a True Kinship of Faiths, by His Holiness the Dalai Lama‌. ★★★☆☆
84. Thud! by Terry Pratchett ★★★☆☆ 
83. Brain Bugs: How the Brain's Flaws Shape our Lives, by Dean Buonomano ★★★☆☆ 
82. Perdido Street Station, by China Miéville. ★★★★★
81. The Good Husband of Zebra Drive, by Alexander McCall Smith ★★★★☆ 
80. Clementine, by Cherie Priest. ★★★★☆ 
79.  The Warmth of Other Suns, by Isabel Wilkerson. ★★★★★
78.  Questions for a Soldier, by John Scalzi. ★★★☆☆
77. The Sagan Diary, by John Scalzi. ★★★☆☆
76. Wolf Time, by Lars Walker. ★★★★☆ 
75. Hoot, by Carl Hiaasen. ★★★★★
74. Them, by Jon Ronson. ★★★☆☆
73. Blackout, by Connie Willis.★★★★☆ 
72. This Perfect Day, by Ira Levin. ★★★★☆ 
71. Divided Allegiance, by Elizabeth Moon. ★★★★☆ 
70. In the Garden of Beasts, by Erik Larson. ★★☆☆☆  
69. The Boys from Brazil, by Ira Levin. ★★★★☆ 

****End of Summer Reading Program****

68. Night Watch, by Terry Pratchett. ★★★★☆ 
67. 2nd Chance, by James Patterson. ★★★☆☆
66. The Weird Sisters, by Eleanor Brown. ★★★★☆
65. A Game of Thrones, by George R.R. Martin. ★★★★☆
64. Cold Vengeance, by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child. ★★★★☆
63. Bellwether, by Connie Willis. ★★★★☆
62. Out of the Deep I Cry, by Julia Spencer-Flemming. ★★★☆☆
61. Embassytown, by China Miéville. ★★★★★
60. Vortex, by Robert Charles Wilson. ★★★★☆  
59. Glory in Death, by J.D. Robb. ★★☆☆☆  
58. Loud and Clear, by Anna Quindlen. ★★★★☆
57. For the Win, by Cory Doctorow. ★★☆☆☆
56. Bedlam Boyz, by Ellen Guon. ★★☆☆☆
55. Sheepfarmer's Daughter, by Elizabeth Moon. ★★★☆☆
54. Still Summer, by Jacquelyn Mitchard. ★★★★☆
53. Die Trying, by Lee Child. ★★☆☆☆
52. The Concrete Jungle, by Charles Stross. ★★★★☆
51. Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk, by David Sedaris. ★★☆☆☆
50. The Draco Tavern, by Larry Niven. ★★☆☆☆
49. Incognito: The Secret Lives of the Brain, by David Eagleman. ★★★☆☆
48. Tabloid City, by Pete Hamill. Hamill ★★☆☆☆
47. Smoking Seventeen, by Janet Evanovich. ★★★★☆
46. Last Call: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition, by Daniel Okrent. ★★★★☆
45. Boneshaker, by Cherie Priest. ★★★★☆

****Summer Reading Program Commences****

44. The Eye of the Needle, by Ken Follett. ★★★★☆
43. Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim, by David Sedaris. ★★★★☆
42.  I Think I Love You, by Allison Pearson. ★★★★★
41. Fuzzy Nation,by John Scalzi. ★★★★☆ 
40. The Internet is a Playground, by David Thorne. ★★★★☆
39. The Sea Hag, by David Drake. ★★★★☆
38. The Psychopath Test, by Jon Ronson. ★★★★☆
37. Bad Science, by Ben Goldacre. ★★★★☆
36. WWW: Wonder, by Robert Sawyer. ★ ★ ★ ★ ★
35. Wishin' and Hopin' by Wally Lamb. ★★★★★
34. Last Night at the Lobster, by Stewart O'Nan. ★★★★☆
33. The Great Influenza, by John M. Barry. ★★★★★
32. Kraken, by China Miéville. ★★★★☆
31. 1st To Die, by James Patterson. ★★★☆☆
30.  The Tiger's Wife, by Tea Obreht. ★★★★☆
29. The Zero Game, by Brad Meltzer. ★★★☆☆
28. The Panic Virus, by Seth Mnookin. ★★★★☆
27. A Fountain Filled with Blood, by Julia Spencer-Fleming. ★★★★☆
26. Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter, by Tom Franklin. ★★★★☆
25. Naked in Death, by J.D. Robb. ★★★☆☆
24. Freakonomics, by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner. ★★★☆☆
23. A Fire Upon the Deep, by Vernor Vinge. ★★★★☆
22. Gideon's Sword, by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child. ★★★☆☆
21.When You Are Engulfed in Flames, by David Sedaris. ★★★★★
20. The Spellmans Strike Again, by Lisa Lutz. ★★★★☆
19. War, by Sebastian Junger. ★★★★★
18. Inherit the Stars, by James P. Hogan. ★★☆☆☆
17. The Way Home, by George Pelecanos. ★★★☆☆
16. God's War, by Kameron Hurley. ★★★☆☆
15. The Emperor of All Maladies, by Siddhartha Mukherjee. ★★★☆☆
14. Black on Black, by K.D. Wentworth. ★★★☆☆
13. In the Bleak Midwinter, by Julia Spencer-Fleming. ★★★★☆
12. Third World America, by Arianna Huffington. ★★☆☆☆
11. Zoo City, by Lauren Beukes. ★★★★★
10. Every Last One, by Anna Quindlen. ★★★★☆
9. Identity Theft, by Robert Sawyer. ★★★★☆ 
8. The Moral Landscape, by Sam Harris. ★★★☆☆
7. Ancestor, by Scott Sigler. ★★★★☆
6. Earthweb, by Marc Stiegler. ★★★☆☆
5. Packing for Mars, by Mary Roach. ★★★★☆
4. Revenge of the Spellmans, by Lisa Lutz. ★★★★☆
3. The City and the City, by China Mieville. ★★★★★
2. Killing Floor, by Lee Child. ★★★★☆
1. MedShip, by Murray Leinster. ★★☆☆☆