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Currently Reading:
~Paper and Fire--Rachel Caine, 6/30 -
A Plague of Giants (e-book)--Kevin Hearne, 7/2 -
They Both Die at the End (e-book)--Adam Silvera, 7/20 -

Note to self re: NetGalleys... Orbit and Random House ask for reviews to be held until within 2 weeks of on-sale date. Tor asks for reviews to be held until within 30 days of release date.


Goals for the year:
1. Read 150 books.
2. Of those 150, at least 120 will be new reads.
3. Of those 150, at least 20 will be non-fiction.

Past lists:
2006--81 books
2007--115 books
2008--137 books
2009--133 books
2010--147 books
2011--155 books
2012--172 books
2013--188 books
2014--195 books
2015--174 books
2016--205 books




+ = Books reviewed for the website
~ = Books purchased
^ = Books checked out from library

1. Magic for Nothing (e-book)--Seanan McGuire, 1/2 - 1/4
2. ~Hard Hitter (e-book)--Sarina Bowen, 1/6
3. ^World War Z--Max Brooks, 1/6 - 1/10
4. Etched in Bone (e-book)--Anne Bishop, 1/11 - 1/12
5. Dear Bob and Sue (e-book)--Matt and Karen Smith, 1/13 - 1/15
6. ~The Memory Box (e-book)--Eva Lesko Natiello, 1/15 - 1/16
7. ~Tell Me Three Things (e-book)--Julie Buxbaum, 1/16 - 1/17
8. ~Timekeeper (e-book)--Tara Sim, 1/17 - 1/18
9. ~A Monster Calls (e-book)--Patrick Ness, 1/17 - 1/18
10. ^Unmentionable--Therese Oneill, 1/18 - 1/20
11. ~The Lake House (e-book)--Kate Morton, 1/21 - 1/23
12. ~The Feral Road (e-book)--John L. Campbell, 1/24 - 1/26
13. ^Last Year--Robert Charles Wilson, 1/23 - 1/27
14. ~Henry VIII: The King and His Court (e-book)--Alison Weir, 12/31 - 2/1
15. ~After the Fall (e-book)--Kate Hart, 2/6 - 2/7
16. Young and Damned and Fair (e-book)--Gareth Russell, 2/3 - 2/9
17. ~Monster (e-book)--Walter Dean Myers, 2/9 - 2/10
18. ~Norse Mythology (e-book)--Neil Gaiman, 2/7 - 2/10
19. ~The Grass is Always Greener Over the Septic Tank (e-book)--Erma Bombeck, 2/10
20. Sense and Sensibility (e-book) (re-read)--Jane Austen, 2/14
21. ~Gut (e-book)--Giulia Enders, 2/11 - 2/15
22. ^Between Breaths--Elizabeth Vargas, 2/16 - 2/17
23. ~The Darcys of Pemberley (e-book)--Shannon Winslow, 2/15 - 2/18
24. Brimstone (e-book)--Cherie Priest, 2/15 - 2/18
25. ~Hidden Figures (e-book)--Margot Lee Shetterly, 2/1 - 2/20
26. Assassin's Fate (e-book)--Robin Hobb, 2/20 - 2/25
27. ^Born a Crime--Trevor Noah, 2/25 - 2/27
28. ~The Jekyll Revelation (e-book)--Robert Masello, 2/23 - 3/1
29. Anne Boleyn, A King's Obsession (e-book)--Alison Weir, 3/2 - 3/6
30. ~Jane the Quene (e-book)--Janet Wertman, 3/6 - 3/8
31. ~Gather Her Round (e-book)--Alex Bledsoe, 3/8 - 3/10
32. ~Eats, Shoots and Leaves (e-book)--Lynne Truss, 3/10 - 3/13
33. I Work At A Public Library (e-book)--Gina Sheridan, 3/14
34. ~Three Maids for a Crown (e-book)--Ella March Chase, 3/13 - 3/15
35. ~Sickened (e-book)--Julie Gregory, 3/15
36. The Awakening (e-book)--Amanda Stevens, 3/15 - 3/17
37. ~Alive (e-book)--Piers Paul Read, 3/20 - 3/21
38. American Gods (e-book) (re-read)--Neil Gaiman, 3/17 - 3/22
39. Down Among the Sticks and Bones (e-book)--Seaman McGuire, 3/22 - 3/23
40. ~The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down (e-book)--Anne Fadiman, 3/23 - 3/25
41. ~Everything, Everything (e-book)--Nicola Yoon, 3/25 - 3/26
42. ~Dreadnought: Nemesis (e-book)--April Daniels, 3/27 - 3/30
43. Brightly Burning (e-book) (re-read)--Mercedes Lackey, 3/30 - 4/2
44. ~It Happens All the Time (e-book)--Amy Hatvany, 4/2 - 4/4
45. ~This Is How It Always Is (e-book)--Laurie Frankel, 4/4 - 4/7
46. ~Between a Rock and a Hard Place--Aron Ralston, 4/2 - 4/11
47. ~Hi, Anxiety (e-book)--Kat Kinsman, 4/7 - 4/11
48. The Hate U Give (e-book)--Angela Thomas, 4/11 - 4/12
49. Cyclone--Doreen Cronin, 4/13
50. ~Salt to the Sea (e-book)--Ruth Sepetys, 4/14 - 4/16
51. A Man Called Ove--Fredrik Backman, 4/17 - 4/19
52. ~Heirs of Grace (e-book)--Tim Pratt, 4/16 - 4/19
53. ~The Girl Who Fell (e-book)--S. M. Parker, 4/20
54. ~The Inquisitor's Tale (e-book)--Adam Gidwitz, 4/19 - 4/22
55. The Education of a Coroner--John Bateson, 4/22 - 4/24
56. ~Left for Dead (e-book)--Beck Weathers, 4/25 - 4/26
57. ~Bang (e-book)--Barry Lyga, 4/26
58. ~Mort(e) (e-book)--Robert Repino, 4/21 - 4/26
59. ~Grendel's Guide to Love and War (e-book)--A. E. Kaplan, 4/27
60. ~Dry (e-book)--Augusten Burroughs, 4/27 - 4/29
61. ~Nabokov's Favorite Word Is Mauve--Ben Blatt, 4/28 - 5/1
62. ^Shallow Graves--Kali Wallace, 4/24 - 5/4
63. ~Pipe Dreams (e-book)--5/2 - 5/4
64. Duncton Wood (e-book) (re-read)--William Horwood, 5/4 - 5/9
65. So Not A Hero (e-book)--S. J. Delos, 5/9 - 5/11
66. ~Britt-Marie Was Here (e-book)--Fredrik Backman, 5/12 - 5/15
67. ^The Lost Book of the Grail--Charlie Lovett, 5/15 - 5/18
68. ~Wolf Hall (e-book)--Hillary Mantel, 5/15 - 5/21
69. ~Sycamore (e-book)--Bryn Chancellor, 5/22 - 5/23
70. The Unquiet Grave (e-book)--Sharyn McCrumb, 5/21 - 5/24
71. ~The Library at Mount Char (e-book)--Scott Hawkins, 5/23 - 5/25
72. ~Beartown (e-book)--Fredrik Backman, 5/25 - 5/26
73. ~The Dark Lord (e-book)--Jack Heckel, 5/27 - 5/30
74. ~Eliza and Her Monsters (e-book)--Francesca Zappia, 5/30 - 5/31
75. ^Beyond the Bright Sea--Lauren Wolk, 6/2
76. Winds of Fate (e-book) (re-read)--Mercedes Lackey, 6/1 - 6/4
77. River of Teeth (e-book)--Sarah Gailey, 6/4
78. ~The Way, My Way (e-book)--Bill Bennett, 6/5 - 6/6
79. ^Seven Skeletons--Lydia Pyne, 6/3 - 6/9
80. ^Meg and Linus--Hanna Nowinski, 6/11 - 6/12
81. The End of Feeling (e-book)--Cindy C. Bennett, 6/12 - 6/13
82. ~Bring Up the Bodies (e-book)--Hilary Mantel, 6/13 - 6/16
83. ~Arcadia (e-book)--Iain Pears, 6/5 - 6/19
84. ~A Crack in the Edge of the World (e-book)--Simon Winchester, 6/19 - 6/23
85. Bannerless (e-book)--Carrie Vaughn, 6/26 - 6/27
86. Ink and Bone (e-book) (re-read)--Rachel Caine, 6/27 - 6/30
87. ~Mr. Rochester (e-book)--Sarah Shoemaker, 6/23 - 7/1
88. Caesar's Last Breath--Sam Kean, 5/9 - 7/1
89. Awaken Online:Catharsis (e-book)--Travis Bagwell, 7/3 - 7/5
90. ~The Virgin Elizabeth (e-book)--Robin Maxwell, 7/2 - 7/6
91. ~Awaken Online: Precipice (e-book)--Travis Bagwell, 7/6 - 7/8
92. ~The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue (e-book)--Mackenzi Lee, 7/9 - 7/11
93. ~This Is How It Happened (e-book)--Paula Stokes, 7/11 - 7/12
94. ~Words on Bathroom Walls (e-book)--Julia Walton, 7/12 - 7/13
95. ~White Trash Zombie Gone Wild (e-book)--Diana Rowland, 7/13 - 7/15
96. White Trash Zombie Unchained (e-book)--Diana Rowland, 7/15 - 7/19


90 new reads and 6 re-reads.
72 fiction and 24 non-fiction.
0 posted to the website.
10 from the library.
80 e-books.


Books that I'm looking for:
August 1: The Cottingly Secret--Hazel Gaynor
August 15: The Stone Sky--N. K. Jemisin
August 29: Playing to the Gods--Melanie Rawn
September 5: Crash Override--Zoe Quinn
September 5: If There's No Tomorrow--Jennifer L. Armentrout
September 12: The Grave Keepers--Elizabeth Byrne
September 12: Neighborhood Girls--Jessie Ann Foley
September 12: Warcross--Marie Lu
September 19: Speak Easy, Speak Love--McKelle George
September 19: Release--Patrick Ness
October 3: Origin--Dan Brown
October 3: Ringer--Lauren Destefano
October 3: That Inevitable Victorian Thing--E. K. Johnston
October 10: Children of the Fleet--Orson Scott Card
October 10: All the Crooked Saints--Maggie Stiefvater
October 10: Turtles All the Way Down--John Green
November 7: The Austen Escape--Katherine Reay
November 7: Now Is Everything--Amy Giles
November 7: All Those Explosions Were Someone Else's Fault--James Alan Gardner
November 14: Seventh Decimate--Stephen R. Donaldson
November 28: Weave a Circle Round--Kari Maaren
January 16: Truly Devious--Maureen Johnson