Books I Read in 2018

I feel pretty good about how much I was able to read in 2018, in large part because of the audiobooks I listened to at the gym. Here are the 100 books I read last year:

  1. Never Flirt with Puppy Killers and Other Better Book Titles by Dan Wilbur (1/4/18) Print
  2. Ghost Story by Peter Straub (1/9/18) – Ebook
  3. The Borrower by Rebecca Makkai (1/16/18) Audiobook
  4. Homesick for Another World by Otessa Moshfegh (1/18/18) Print
  5. Annihilation by Jeff Vandermeer (1/21/18) Print
  6. The Inferno by Dante Aligheri (1/22/18) Audiobook
  7. A Curtain of Green by Eudora Welty (1/22/18) Print
  8. The Buddha in the Attic by Julie Otsuka (1/26/18) Audiobook
  9. The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman (2/2/18) Audiobook
  10. Sleeping Beauties by Stephen King and Owen King (2/3/18) Print
  11. When the Emperor was Divine by Julie Otsuka (2/5/18) Audiobook
  12. A Poetry Handbook by Mary Oliver (2/7/18) Print
  13. The Wide Net and Other Stories by Eudora Welty (2/12/18) Print
  14. Nights of the Living Dead Edited by Jonathon Mayberry and George A Romero (2/20/18) Print
  15. Red Moon Rising by Benjamin Percy (3/1/18) Audio
  16. Fever Dream by Samanta Schweblin (3/2/18) Audio
  17. Vlad by Carlos Fuentes (3/5/18) Audio
  18. A Rose in the Wintertime by Sid Martin (3/9/18) Workshop
  19. The Song of the Shank by Jeffery Renard Allen (3/9/18) Print
  20. Hell Gate by Elizabeth Massie (3/10/18) Audio
  21. The Vampyr by John William Polidori (3/10/18) Audio
  22. Poe’s Children: The New Horror: An Anthology Edited by Peter Straub (3/13/18) Print
  23. The Ballad of Black Tom by Victor LaValle (3/14/18) Print
  24. The Power by Naomi Alderman (3/19/18) Print
  25. Experimental Film by Gemma Files (3/22/18) Audio
  26. Authority by Jeff Vandermeer (3/26/18) Print
  27. The Little Stranger by Sarah Waters (3/28/18) Audio
  28. Acceptance by Jeff Vandermeer (4/3/18) Print
  29. After Jubilee by Brionne Janae (4/10/18) Print
  30. The Hunger by Alma Katsu (4/11/18) Audio
  31. Copper and Gold by Jessica Copeland (4/12/18) Print
  32. Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng (4/18/18) Print
  33. Bird Box by Josh Malerman (4/19/18) Audio
  34. Stormborn: 13 Hearts to Start a Storm by Jack Burgos (4/19/18) Print
  35. Psychopomp and Circumstance by Adrean Messmer (4/22/18) Print
  36. Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng (4/26/18) Audio
  37. Stormborn 2: The Fool and the Knave by Jack Burgos (4/26/18) Workshop
  38. Pale Shadows by Shannon Iwanski (4/26/18) Print
  39. Texts from Jane Eyre by Mallory Ortberg (4/28/18) Ebook
  40. Electric Arches by Eve L. Ewing (4/28/18) Print
  41. Fire Sermon by Jamie Quatro (5/4/18) Print
  42. Portrait of the Alcoholic by Kaveh Akbar (5/4/18) Print
  43. Francis Shoots Pool at Chubb’s Bar: Poems by Al Ortolani (5/7/18) Print
  44. Pachinko by Min Jin Lee (5/16/18) Print
  45. Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier (5/21/18) Audio
  46. Not That Bad: Dispatches from Rape Culture Edited by Roxane Gay (5/26/18) Print
  47. The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro (5/29/18) Print
  48. Button, Button: Uncanny Stories by Richard Matheson (5/30/18) Print
  49. Brother by Ania Ahlborn (5/31/18) Audio
  50. Best American Poetry 2012 Edited by Kevin Young (5/31/18) Print
  51. Dark Ages by Drew Tierney (6/4/18) Workshop
  52. The Birds by Daphne Du Maurier (6/11/18) Audioplay
  53. Dies Infaustus Edited by Shannon Iwanski (6/14/18) Ebook
  54. The Outsider by Stephen King (6/17/18) Print
  55. The Japanese Lover by Isabel Allende (6/21/18) Audio
  56. Orson Welles of Mars by Mac Boyle (6/21/18) Print
  57. Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward (6/26/18) Print
  58. The Fourth Wall by Mac Boyle (6/27/18) Audioplay
  59. The Changeling by Joy Williams (7/1/18) Print
  60. The Seven Percent Solution by Nicholas Meyer (7/4/18) Print
  61. Laughing Plastic by Sally Burnette (7/5/18) Print
  62. What Is Yours is Not Yours by Helen Oyeyemi (7/6/18) Audio
  63. Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan (7/10/18) Print
  64. Little Sister Death by William Gay (7/11/18) Audio
  65. The Ghost Writer by Philip Roth (7/13/18) Print
  66. Calypso by David Sedaris (7/19/18) Print
  67. The Merry Spinster: Tales of Everyday Horror by Mallory Ortberg (7/21/18) Print
  68. Duped by Donna A. Leahey (7/23/18) Print
  69. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou (7/25/18) Audio
  70. Eileen by Otessa Moshfegh (7/29/18) Print
  71. Find Me by Laura Van Den Berg (8/5/18) Audio
  72. Circe by Madeline Miller (8/9/18) Print
  73. Arcadia by Tom Stoppard (8/14/18) Print
  74. White Tears by Hari Kunzru (8/15/18) Audio
  75. This Body’s Not Big Enough for Both of Us by Edgar Cantero (8/22/18) Print
  76. The Devil in Silver by Victor LaValle (8/26/18) Print
  77. The Keep by Jennifer Egan (8/30/18) Audio
  78. Paperbacks from Hell by Grady Hendrix (8/30/18) Print
  79. Frost Heaves by T. Stores (9/2/18) Print
  80. One Day We’ll All Be Dead and None of This Will Matter by Scaachi Koul (9/6/18) Print
  81. John Dies at the End by David Wong (9/20/18) Audio
  82. The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas (9/25/18) Print
  83. The Tiger: A True Story of Vengeance and Survival by John Vaillant (9/27/18) Audio
  84. My Best Friend’s Exorcism by Grady Hendrix (10/3/18) Print
  85. The Incarnations by Susan Barker (10/11/18) Audio
  86. Big Machine by Victor LaValle (10/15/18) Print
  87. The Third Hotel by Laura Van Den Berg (10/23/18) Print
  88. The Coldest Girl in Cold Town by Holly Black (10/24/18) Audio
  89. True Indie by Don Coscarelli (10/24/18) Print
  90. Jaws by Peter Benchley (10/30/18) Audio
  91. The Cabin at the End of the World by Paul Tremblay (11/7/18) Audio
  92. The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin (11/8/18) Audio
  93. Threshold by Caitlin R. Kiernan (11/25/18) Print
  94. Future Home of the Living God but Louise Erdrich (11/27/18) Audio
  95. The Ecstatic by Victor LaValle (12/5/18) Print
  96. Going to Meet the Man by James Baldwin (12/7/18) Audio
  97. My Year of Rest and Relaxation by Otessa Moshfegh (12/16/18) Print
  98. McGlue by Otessa Moshfegh (12/19/18) Print
  99. Stuff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers by Mary Roach (12/21/18) Audio
  100. Born A Crime by Trevor Noah (12/23/18) Print

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