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Animal Madness: How Anxious Dogs, Compulsive Parrots, and Elephants in Recovery Help Us Understand Ourselves, by Laurel Braitman

The Milkman: A Freeworld Novel, by Michael Martineck

2014 Archive

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. ★★☆☆☆