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by spidey
Rated: 13+ · Other · Personal · #1364461
list of books I've read (starting with 2007)
Because I like to keep track of things like this, here is a chronological list of books I've read in the past few years linked to its product review.


Key:
*Star* = highly recommended
*Thumbsup* = recommended
*Thumbsdown* = don't bother
(if there is no symbol before the book, I had a neutral feeling about it)


2016:
(chronological)

*Star* 11/22/63 by Stephen King
*Thumbsup* The Short Drop by Matthew Fitzsimmons
*Star* Beacon 23 by Hugh Howey
*Thumbsdown* Burning Man by Alan Russell
*Thumbsup* Prodigal Son by Dean Koontz
*Star* The Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux
*Star* Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
The Girl in the Spider's Web by David Lagergrantz
*Thumbsup* Childhood's End by Arthur C Clarke
The Summoner by Layton Green
The Egyptian by Layton Green
*Thumbsup* The Diabolist by Layton Green
*Star* Ghostbusters: Total Containment by Erik Burnham
*Star* Ghostbusters: Mass Hysteria by Erik Burnham
Around St Clair by St Clair Community and Historic Society
*Thumbsup* The Shadow Cartel by Layton Green
*Thumbsdown* Out of Sorts by Aurelie Valognes
*Star* Sourcery by Terry Pratchett
*Thumbsup* Lust Killer by Ann Rule
*Thumbsup* Beyond the Ice Limit by Douglas Preston
*Thumbsup* Ice Limit by Douglas Preston
*Thumbsup* Interstellar by Greg Keyes
*Star* Mort by Terry Pratchett
Harley Quinn, Vol. 1: Hot in the City by Amanda Conner
*Thumbsup* End of Watch by Stephen King
Hold Still by Lisa Regan
*Star* A New Hope: The Princess, the Scoundrel and the Farm Boy by Alexandra Bracken
*Thumbsup* Murder in Pleasanton: Tina Faelz and the Search for Justice by Josh Suchon
*Thumbsup* Silent Witness: The Karla Brown Murder Case by Don W Weber
Die, My Love: A True Story of Revenge, Murder and Two Texas Sisters by Kathryn Casey
Precious Victims by Don W Weber
Perfect Husband: The True Story of the Trusting Bride Who Discovered Her Husband Was a Coldblooded Killer by Gary Provost
The Misbegotten Son by Jack Olsen
*Star* Fortune's Rising by Sara King
The Obsidian Chamber by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child
Murder in the Family by Burl Barer
*Thumbsup* Without Conscience: The Disturbing World of the Psychopaths Among Us by Robert D Hare
*Star* The Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman
*Star* The Giver by Lois Lowry
*Thumbsup* Gathering Blue by Lois Lowry
*Thumbsup* Messenger by Lois Lowry
*Thumbsup* Son by Lois Lowry
*Thumbsup* Rosalie Edge, Hawk of Mercy: The Activist Who Saved Nature from the Conservationists by Dyana Z. Furmansky
*Star* Figure Fantasy: The Pop Culture Photography of Daniel Picard by Daniel Picard






2015:
(chronological)

Cooking Light Soups and Stews by Cooking Light Magazine
*Star* The Drawing of the Three by Stephen King
*Star* The Wastelands by Stephen King
The Skinnytaste Cookbook by Gina Homolka
*Star*Wizard and Glass by Stephen King
Dark Tower: The Long Road Home (Graphic Novel) by Marvel Comics
*Star* Wolves of the Calla by Stephen King
*Star* Song of Susannah by Stephen King
*Star* The Dark Tower by Stephen King
The Wind Through the Keyhole by Stephen King
Who Discovered America? by Gavin Menzies
Saint Odd by Dean Koontz
*Thumbsup* Foxfire: Confessions of a Girl Gang by Joyce Carol Oates
*Thumbsup* Till We Have Faces by C.S. Lewis
Revival by Stephen King
*Thumbsup* The Casual Vacancy by J.K. Rowling
Hunted by Elizabeth Heiter
The Stranger Beside Me by Ann Rule
Gone by Michael Grant
Dead by Sunset by Ann Rule
Bitter Harvest by Ann Rule
Every Breath You Take by Ann Rule
Fatal Friends, Deadly Neighbors and Other True Cases by Ann Rule
Practice to Deceive by Ann Rule
And Never Let Her Go by Ann Rule
*Thumbsup* Euphoria by Lily King
*Star*Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes
Finders Keepers by Stephen King
Working Stiff by Judy Melinek
Heart Full of Lies by Ann Rule
Without Pity by Ann Rule
In the Still of the Night by Ann Rule
Smoke, Mirrors and Murder and Other True Cases by Ann Rule
Brother, Frankenstein by Michael Bunker
Kiss Me, Kill Me and Other True Cases by Ann Rule
*Thumbsup* Ashley Bell by Dean Koontz

2014:
(chronological)
Innocence by Dean Koontz
*Thumbsup* A Study in Scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle
*Star* Sand Omnibus by Hugh Howey
*Thumbsdown* Lime by Melda Beaty
*Star* Dust by Hugh Howey
*Thumbsdown* Killer's Island by Anna Jansson
*Star* An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth by Chris Hadfield
*Thumbsdown* The Hurricane by Hugh Howey
*Star* Rosemary's Baby by Ira Levin
The Kraken Project by Douglas Preston
Disenchanted by Robert Kroese
Storm Front by Jim Butcher
*Thumbsup* Doctor Sleep by Stephen King
The City by Dean Koontz
Full Dark, No Stars by Stephen King
*Thumbsup* Half Way Home by Hugh Howey
*Thumbsup* Island of the Sequined Love Nun by Christopher Moore
Virals by Kathy Reichs
*Star* The Stars My Destination by Alfred Bester
*Thumbsup* The Hannaria Series: Out of the Grey by Patricia Gilliam
*Star* Fried Green Tomatoes and the Whistle Stop Cafe by Fannie Flagg
*Star* Death with Interruptions by José Saramago
The Sign of Four by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
The Hound of Baskersville by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King
Blue Labyrinth by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child
*Thumbsup*New England Soup Factory Cookbook by Marjorie Druker
Book of North American Birds by Reader's Digest
The Untold Sin by J.C. Cartwright


2013:
(chronological)
*Star* "The Book Thief"   by Markus Zusak
*Thumbsup* "The Hobbit or There and Back Again"   by J.R.R. Tolkien
*Star* "Let's Pretend This Never Happened: (A Mostly True Memoir)"   by Jenny Lawson
*Star* "Gone Girl: A Novel"   by Gillian Flynn
*Thumbsdown* "Horns: A Novel"   by Joe Hill
"Warm Bodies: A Novel"   by Isaac Marion
*Star* "The Arrival"   by Shaun Tan
*Thumbsup* "Two Graves (Pendergast)"   by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
*Thumbsup* "The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion"   by Jonathan Haidt
*Star* "Lamb"   by Christopher Moore
*Star* "Tenth of December"   by George Saunders
"The Westing Game"   by Ellen Raskin
*Thumbsup* "What Happened to Anna K.: A Novel"   by Irena Reyn
*Star* "Winter's Bone: A Novel"   by Daniel Woodrell
*Thumbsup* "Shift Omnibus Edition (Shift 1-3) (Silo Saga)"   by Hugh Howey
Under the Dome by Stephen King
*Thumbsup* The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman
*Thumbsup* Death by Black Hole by Neil deGrasse Tyson
Practical Demonkeeping by Christopher Moore
*Thumbsup* The Lust Lizard of Melancholy Cove by Christopher Moore
*Thumbsup* Divergent by Veronica Roth
*Star* I am Malala by Malala Yousafzai
*Thumbsup* White Fire by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
The Light Fantastic by Terry Pratchett


2012:
(chronological)
"77 Shadow Street"   by Dean Koontz
*Star* "The Sparkpeople Cookbook: Love Your Food, Lose the Weight"   by Meg Galvin with Stepfanie Romine
*Thumbsup* "The New Rules of Lifting for Women: Lift Like a Man, Look Like a Goddess"   by Lou Schuler with Cassandra Forsythe & Alwyn Cosgrove
*Star* "The Quantum and the Lotus: A Journey to the Frontiers Where Science and Buddhism Meet"   by Matthieu Ricard & Trinh Xuan Thuan
*Star* "The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (Millennium Trilogy)"   by Stieg Larsson
*Star* "The Count of Monte Cristo"   by Alexandre Dumas
"The Taking: A Novel"   by Dean Koontz
*Thumbsup* "First World Problems: 101 Reasons Why The Terrorists Hate Us"   by Ben Nesvig
*Thumbsup* "Dearly Devoted Dexter"   by Jeff Lindsay
*Thumbsup* "Resurrection"   by Arwen Elys Dayton
*Thumbsdown* "Sundered (A Zombie-ish Apocalypse, Book 1)"   by Shannon Meyer
"Altar of Eden"   by James Rollins
*Thumbsdown* "Creepiosity: A Hilarious Guide to the Unintentionally Creepy"   by David Bickel
*Star* "The Handmaid's Tale"   by Margaret Atwood
"CLUB JUSTICE (The Trinity Falls Series)"   by Mara ♣ McBain
*Star*"Sacre Bleu: A Comedy d'Art"   by Christopher Moore
"Dinosaurs in the Attic"   by Douglas Preston
*Thumbsup* "Hounded: The Iron Druid Chronicles, Book One (with two bonus short stories)"   by Kevin Hearne
*Thumbsup* "Smoking Ears and Screaming Teeth: A Celebration of Scientific Eccentricity and Self-Experimentation"   by Trevor Norton
*Thumbsdown* "Remedy SuperFoods Series #2: Top 14 Super Foods That Gives Super Healing Power. Good For Weight Loss, Prevents Heart Disease Cancer. Limited Time Sales (Healing Food Super Foods)"   by Dr. Bruce Johnson
*Thumbsdown* "THE BIG FAT BOOK OF WEIGHT LOSS (The Big Fat Series)"   by Hugh Jass
"The Wonderful Wizard of Oz"   by Frank L Baum
"I Used to Know That: Stuff You Forgot From School"   by Caroline Taggart
"WidowMaker: A Thriller for Horror Buffs"   by Elena Gray and Carolyn McCray
Basic Appraisal Principles by Henry S Harrison and Burton S Lee (textbook for school)
*Star* "Odd Interlude #1 (An Odd Thomas Story)"   by Dean Koontz
*Star* "Versim"   by Curtis Hox
*Star* "Odd Interlude #2 (An Odd Thomas Story)"   by Dean Koontz
*Star* "Odd Interlude #3 (An Odd Thomas Story)"   by Dean Koontz
*Thumbsup* "Thugbook"   by CJ West
*Thumbsup* "Run to Overcome"   by Meb Keflezighi
*Thumbsdown* "How to Beat the Financial Monster at the End of this Book (Knock Out Past Due Bills and Credit Card Problems)"   by Tony Elam
Basic Appraisal Procedures by Henry S Harrison and Burton S Lee (textbook for school)
"Crome Yellow"   by Aldous Huxley
*Thumbsup* "Odd Apocalypse: An Odd Thomas Novel"   by Dean Koontz
*Thumbsdown* "The Gift (Dream Traveler In Time)"   by Sarah May Palmer
"The Gingerbread House: Volume 1 (Hammarby)"   by Carin Gerhardsen
*Star* "On a Pale Horse (Incarnations of Immortality, Bk. 1)"   by Piers Anthony
*Thumbsup* "Extraction (Kindle Single)"   by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
*Thumbsup* "Fluke"   by Christopher Moore
Our Lady of the Fishnet Stockings by Christopher Moore
Cat's Karma by Christopher Moore
"Learn Me Good"   by John Pearson
"Gideon's Corpse"   by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
*Thumbsup* "Mercury Rises (Book Two of the Mercury Series)"   by Robert Kroese
*Thumbsup* "An Angel With Fur"   by Russell Blake
"The Flinch"   by Julien Smith
*Star* "Dust"   by Arthur Slade
*Star* "Geek Wisdom"   by Stephen H Segal
*Star* "Wreck This Journal"   by Keri Smith
*Star* "Wool"   by Hugh Howey
*Star**Star* "Wool - Omnibus Edition"   by Hugh Howey
Believing in Ourselves by Andrews McMeel Publishing



2011:
(chronological)
"The Plague"   by Abert Camus
"The Great Fitness Experiment: One Year of Trying Everything"   by Charlotte Hilton-Andersen
*Star* "What the Night Knows: A Novel"   by Dean Koontz
*Thumbsup* "World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War"   by Max Brooks
*Star* "The Autobiography of an Execution"   by David R. Dow
*Thumbsup* "Gideon's Sword"   by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
*Star* "Fahrenheit 451: A Novel"   Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
Poke the Box by Seth Godin
*Star* "Darkly Dreaming Dexter"   by Jeff Lindsay
*Star* "The Hunger Games: Movie Tie-in Edition"   by Suzanne Collins
*Star* "Catching Fire (The Second Book of the Hunger Games)"   by Suzanne Collins
"Half-Marathon - You Can Do It"   by Jeff Galloway
*Star* "Fool: A Novel"   by Christopher Moore
"The Great Gatsby"   by F Scott Fitzgerald
"Admit One: My Life in Film"   by Emmett James
*Star* "Anthem"   by Ayn Rand
"Terminal Freeze"   by Lincoln Child
*Thumbsup* "The Girl Who Played with Fire: Book 2 of the Millennium Trilogy (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard)"   by Stieg Larsson
"Dead Until Dark: A Sookie Stackhouse Novel"   by Charlaine Harris
*Thumbsdown* "The Only Running Guide You'll Ever Need: The How-To Guide"   by Carrie Snider
*Thumbsup* "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Book 7)"   by JK Rowling
*Thumbsup* Cold Vengeance by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
Reaper by Rachel Vincent
*Thumbsup* The End of Marking Time by C.J. West
*Thumbsdown* The Ultimate Choice by Lisa Hinsley
*Thumbsup* The Grove by John Rector
*Star* Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
Alone by Lisa Gardner
*Thumbsup* I Am Legend by Richard Matheson
*Thumbsup* Mercury Falls by Robert Kroese
*Star* Impact by Douglas Preston
One Step Closer by Iain Rowan
Birds in Paradise by Dorothy St. James
The Perfect Plan by Ty Hutchinson
*Thumbsup* The Venom of Vipers
*Thumbsup* "Savage Fire"   Savage Fire by Ben Langhinrichs
The Perfect Woman by James Andrus
Snow-Domed by John A Holten
The Senex by Jeff Ambrose
*Star* Lamb (The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal) by Christopher Moore
*Thumbsdown* The Phoenix Apostles by Lynn Sholes
*Thumbsup* The Moonlit Mind by Dean Koontz

2010:
(chronological)
*Star* "House of Leaves"   by Mark Z. Danielewski
*Star* "Blindness (Movie Tie-In)"   by Jose Saramago
*Star* Reaper Man by Terry Pratchett
*Star* The Color of Magic by Terry Pratchett
*Star* A Wolf at the Table by Augusten Burroughs
Fever Dream by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
*Star* Star Wars: Tales of the Bounty Hunters
*Thumbsup* Darkness Under the Sun by Dean Koontz
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Steig Larsson
*Star* A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens


2009:
(chronological)
"Bones to Ashes"   by Kathy Reichs
*Thumbsup* "Blasphemy"   by Douglas Preston
"Hannibal Rising"   by Thomas Harris
"Villa Incognito"   by Tom Robbins
"False Memory"   by Dean Koontz
"Deja Dead: 10th Anniversary Edition (Temperance Brennan Novels)"   by Kathy Reichs
"Mount Dragon"   by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
*Star* "We (Modern Library Classics)"   by Yevgeny Zamyatin
*Star* "The Crucible (Penguin Plays)"   by Arthur Miller
Contemporary Fiction: 50 Short Stories Since 1970
*Thumbsup*Odd Hours by Dean Koontz
*Star* Good Omens by Neil Gaiman & Terry Pratchett
*Thumbsup* The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway
The Face by Dean Koontz "The Face: A Novel"   by Dean Koontz
*Star* "The Stupidest Angel: A Heartwarming Tale of Christmas Terror"   by Christopher Moore
*Thumbsup* "Bagombo Snuff Box 1ST Edition"   by Kurt Vonnegut




2008:
(chronological)
"Twilight (The Twilight Saga, Book 1)"   by Stephenie Meyer
"New Moon (Twilight, Book 2)"   by Stephenie Meyer
"Eclipse (Twilight, Book 3)"   by Stephenie Meyer
*Thumbsdown* "Final Epidemic:: A Novel of Medical Suspense"   by Earl Merkel
*Star* "Preacher Vol. 1: Gone to Texas"   by Garth Ennis
*Star* "Preacher Vol. 2: Until the End of the World"   by Garth Ennis
"The Codex"   by Douglas Preston
*Thumbsup* "Still Life with Crows (Pendergast, Book 4)"   by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
"Blood Brothers (Sign of Seven Trilogy, Book 1)"   by Nora Roberts
"Velocity"   by Dean Koontz
*Thumbsup* "From the Corner of His Eye"   by Dean Koontz
*Thumbsup* "The Sirens of Titan"   by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
"The Devil's Labyrinth: A Novel"   by John Saul
*Thumbsup* "The Darkest Evening of the Year"   by Dean Koontz
*Thumbsup* "Odd Thomas"   by Dean Koontz
"Duma Key: A Novel"   by Stephen King
"Another Roadside Attraction"   by Tom Robbins
"Creation in Death (In Death)"   by Nora Roberts/J.D. Robb
*Thumbsup* "Animal Farm (Signet Classics)"   by George Orwell
*Thumbsup* "The Giver"   by Lois Lowry
*Thumbsup* "Anansi Boys"   by Neil Gaiman
*Thumbsup* "You Suck: A Love Story"   by Christopher Moore
*Thumbsup* "A Wrinkle in Time"   by Madeleine L'Engle
*Thumbsup* Half Asleep in Frog Pajamas by Tom Robbins
*Thumbsdown* Heck: Where the Bad Kids Go by Dale E. Basye
*Thumbsup* Forever Odd by Dean Koontz



2007:
(approximate list)
(semi-chronological)

"Brimstone"   by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
Ice Fire by Judith & Garfield Reeves-Stevens
*Thumbsdown*Digital Fortress by Dan Brown
*Thumbsdown* "Postmortem (Kay Scarpetta Mysteries (Paperback))"   by Patricia Cornwell
"Excavation"   by James Rollins
*Thumbsup* "Dance of Death"   by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
*Thumbsup* "The Book of the Dead"   by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
*Thumbsup* "Riptide"   by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
*Thumbsup* "The Wheel of Darkness"   by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
*Thumbsup* Cabinet of Curiosities by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
Relic by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
*Thumbsup* Reliquary by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
Tyrannasaur Canyon by Douglas Preston
*Star* "One Door Away from Heaven"   by Dean Koontz
"You Smell Dead #1 (Pretty Freekin Scary)"   by Chris P. Flesh
*Star* To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
*Star*The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon
British Bad Boys by Nancy Warren
*Thumbsup*Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
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