This Year in Reading

Hey everyone. I know I’ve been off here for about a month, so rather than trying to catch up on all of the books I read in the between, I thought it would be better to post a list of the sixty-four books I read in 2014. If you want to discuss any of them, feel free to post in the comments!

1. 11/22/63 by Stephen King
2. Wouldn’t You Like to Know by Pamela Painter
3. Mystique: Ultimate Collection by Brian K. Vaughan, Jorge Lucas, Michael Ryan, Manuel Garcia
4. Unmentionables: Poems by Beth Ann Fennelly
5. Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw
6. Seminar in Short Fiction by Ladette Randolph (Anthology)
7. There Once Lived a Girl Who Seduced Her Sister’s Husband, and He Hanged Himself: Love Stories by Ludmilla Petrushevskaya
8. The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood
9. Round House by Louise Erdrich
10. Speak of the Devil by Gilbert Hernandez
11. Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
12. Maus I by Art Spiegleman
13. Maus II by Art Spiegleman
14. Colonizing Egypt by Timothy Mitchell
15. The Isle of Youth by Laura Van Den Berg
16. Fables, Vol. 1: Legends in Exile by Bill Willingham and Lan Medina
17. La Perdida by Jessica Abel
18. Air, Vol. 1:Letters from Lost Countries by G. Willow Wilson and M. Kuhtlukhan Parker
19. Air, Vol. 2: Flying Machine by G. Willow Wilson and M. Kuhtlukhan Parker
20. An Untamed State by Roxane Gay
21. The Flamethrowers by Rachel Kushner
22. The Doll’s House by Neil Gaiman, Steve Parkhouse, and Chris Bachalo
23. Memories of My Melancholy Whores by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
24. Dream Country by Neil Gaiman, Kelly Jones, etc.
25. Lost at Sea by Brian Lee O’Malley
26. Difficult Conversations by Douglas Stone, Bruce Patton, Sheila Heen
27. The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde
28. Someone by Alice McDermott
29. The Talented Mr. Ripley by Patricia Highsmith
30. Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
31. Getting to Yes by Roger Fisher and William Ury
32. Bossypants by Tina Fey
33. Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me by Mindy Kaling
34. We Have Always Lived in the Castle by Shirley Jackson
35. Topdog/Underdog by Suzan-Lori Parks
36. Through the Woods by Emily Carroll
37. The Realm of Last Chances by Steve Yarbrough
38. House of Leaves by Mark Z. Danielewski
39. Willpower by Roy Baumeister and John Tierney
40. Getting Past No by William Ury
41. The Bloody Chamber and Other Stories by Angela Carter
42. Blow Up by Julio Cortazar
43. Freaks Amour by Dana Marie Andre and Ande Parks
44. Old Rosa by Reinaldo Arenas
45. Cairo by G. Willow Wilson and M.K. Parker
46. Tunneling to the Center of the Earth by Kevin Wilson
47. Sweet Diamond Dust by Rosario Ferre
48. Alif the Unseen by G. Willow Wilson
49. The Old Gringo by Carlos Fuentes
50. Who Killed Palomino Molero by Mario Vargas Llosa
51. I Want to Show You More by Jamie Quatro
52. Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay
53. The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson
54. The Girl in the Flammable Skirt by Aimee Bender
55. Chronicle of a Death Foretold by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
56. Doctor Strange: The Oath by Brian K Vaughan and Marcos Martin
57. Undertow Volume One: Boatman’s Call by Steve Orlando and Artyom Trakhanov
58. Prophet, Vol. 1: Remission by Brandon Graham and Simon Roy
59. Mystic:The Tenh Apprentice by G. Willow Wilson and David Lopez
60. The Hour of the Star by Clarice Lispector
61. The Lottery and Other Stories by Shirley Jackson
62. Luisa in Realityland by Claribel Alegria
63. The Tomb of Dracula by Various Writers and Eugene Colan
64. Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri


2 thoughts on “This Year in Reading

  1. That’s quite a list! I also read 11/22/63 and loved how he brought the reader back into that time period with so much historical detail. Thanks for reminding me of others I’ve been wanting to read like the Handmaid’s Tale and Interpreter of Maladies.


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