Booklist, 2013

I love to read and I love to make lists. This page combines two of my favorite things. I am keeping it simple again this year and will link to any reviews that I write. But I am going to switch it up a little and keep track of categories instead of a month to month list.

ARCs & e-books (Advance readers copy)

1. How to Lead a Life of Crime by Kirsten Miller (ARC)
2. Revenge of the Girl with the Great Personality by Elizabeth Eulberg (ARC)
3. Scarlet by Marissa Meyer (ARC)
4. Prisoner B-3087 by Alan Gratz (ARC)
5. Double-Crossed by Ally Carter (e-book)
6. Dualed by Elsie Chapman (ARC, debut)
7. The Art of Wishing by Lindsay Ribar (ARC, debut)
8. Also known As by Robin Benway (ARC)
9. Going Vintage by Lindsay Leavitt (ARC)
10. My Ex From Hell by Tellulah Darling (ARC)
11. Light by Michael Grant (ARC)
12. The Rules For Disappearing by Ashley Elston (ARC, debut)
13. Poison by Bridget Zinn (ARC, debut)
14. Nantucket Blue by Leila Howland (ARC, debut)
15. Insomnia by J.R. Johansson (ARC, debut)
16. Ashfall by Mike Mullin (e-book)
17. Dare You To by Katie McGarry (ARC)
18. 45 Pounds by K.A. Barson (ARC, debut)
19. Boxers by Gene Luen Yang (ARC)
20. Saints by Gene Luen Yang (ARC)
21. For the Good of Mankind? by Vicki O. Wittenstein (ARC, NF)
22. Far Far Away by Tom McNeal (ARC)
23. Proxy by Alex London (ARC)
24. Ashen Winter by Mike Mullin (e-book)
25. Canary by Rachele Alpine (ARC)
26. Since You Asked by Maurene Goo (ARC)
27. Just Like Fate by Cat Patrick and Suzanne Young (ARC)
28. Emerald Green by Kerstin Gier (ARC)
29. This Song Will Save Your Life by Leila Sales (ARC)
30. Shadows by Ilsa Bick
31. Wild Cards by Simone Elkeles (ARC)
32. The Iron Traitor by Julie Kagawa (ARC)

Audio (Book on CD and Playaways)

1. Days of Blood & Starlight by Laini Taylor (YA)
2. When She Woke by Hillary Jordan (A)
3. Seraphina by Rachel Hartman (YA)
4. Ready Player One by Ernest Cline (A/YA)
5. Spoken From Among the Bones by Alan Bradley (A/YA)
6. Jellicoe Road by Melina Marchetta (YA)
7. Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan (A/YA)
8. The Golem’s Eye by Jonathan Stroud (YA)
9. Caleb’s Crossing by Geraldine Brooks
10. Life After Life by Kate Atkinson
11. Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey by Fiona Carnarvon (NF)
12. The Magicians by Lev Grossman
13. The Art Forger by B.A. Shapiro
14. How to Save a Life by Sara Zarr (YA)
15. Secrets to the Grave by Tami Hoag
16. Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Saenz (YA)
17. eleanor & park by rainbow rowell (YA)
18. The Bone House by Brian Freeman
19. Everybody Sees the Ants by A.S. King (YA)
20. Joyland by Stephen King
21. The Secret Keeper by Kate Morton
22. The Prisoner of Heaven Carlos Ruiz Zafón
23. Let’s Explore Diabetes With Owls by David Sedaris (NF)
24. Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter
25. At Home by Bill Bryson (NF)
26. The Wells Bequest by Polly Shulman
27. Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal by Mary Roach
28. The Dream Thieves by Maggie Stiefvater
29. Love, Life, and Elephants by Daphne Sheldrick (NF)
30. The Eighty-Dollar Champion by Elizabeth Letts (NF)
31. Grayson by Lynne Cox (NF)
32. Ptolemy’s Gate by Jonathon Stroud (YA)
33. The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg (NF)
34. Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell (YA)
35. The Husband’s Secret by Liane Moriarty
36. The Screaming Staircase by Jonathon Stroud (YA)
37. A Girl Named Zippy by Haven Kimmel (NF)
38. Fin & Lady by Cathleen Schine
39. City of Thieves by David Benioff
40. The All-Girl Filling Station’s Last Reunion by Fannie Flagg
41. BZRK Reloaded by Michael Grant

Graphic Novels
1. Oz:The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by Eric Shanower
2. Oz: The Marvelous Land of Oz by Eric Shanower
3. Fables: Cubs in Toyland by Bill Willingham
4. Fairest: Wide Awake by Bill Willingham
5. Delphine by Richard Sala
6. Chickenhare by Chris Grines
7. Girl Genius Onmibus Vol. One: Agatha Awakens by Phil Foglio
8. Fruits Basket vol.1 by Natsuki Takaya
9. Relish: My Life in the Kitchen by Lucy Knisley
10. Swirlies by Roman Dirge
11. Walking Dead vol. 17 by Robert Kirkman
12. Cardboard by Dough TenNapel
13. American Vampire vol. 4 by Scott Snyder
14. Oz: Ozma of Oz by Eric Shanower
15. The New Deadwardians by Dan Abnett
16. Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong by Prudence Shen & Faith Erin Hicks
17. Oz: Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz by Eric Shanower
18. The Road to Oz by Eric Shanower
19. Who is AC? by Hope Larson
20. Will & Whit by Laura Lee Gulledge
21. Unicorn Thinks He’s Pretty Great by Bob Shea (picture book)
22. Smile by Raina Telgemeier
23. Bayou vol. 1 by Jeremy Love
24. Bayou vol. 2 by Jeremy Love
25. Drama by Raini Telgemeier
26. The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt (picture book)
27. My Dog: The Paradox by Matthew Inman
28. Delilah Dirk and the Turkish Lieutenant by Tony Cliff
29. Fairest: The Hidden Kingdom by Bill Willingham
30. Primates by Jim Ottaviani
31. Chi’s Sweet Home vol. 10 by Konani Kanata
32. Wars in Toyland by Joe Harris
33. Sweet Tooth vol. 1 by Jeff Lemire
34. Sweet Tooth vol. 2, Captivity by Jeff Lemire
35. Sweet Tooth vol.3, Animal Armies by Jeff Lemire
36. Monster on the Hill by Rob Harrell
37. Sweet Tooth vol. 4, Endangered Species by Jeff Lemire
38. Little Fish: a Memoir From a Different Kind of Year by Ramsey Beyer
39. Sweet Tooth vol. 5: Unnatural Habitats by Jeff Lemire

Middle Grade
1. The Sasquatch Escape by Suzanne Selfors
2. The Hero’s Guide to Storming the Castle by Christopher Healy
3. Doll Bones by Holly Black
4. Escape From Mr. Lemoncello’s Library by Chris Grabenstein
5. Rump by Liesl Shurtliff
6. Dying to Meet You by Kate Klise
7. The Girl With The Silver Eyes by Willo Davis Roberts

1. Boys of Steel by Marc Tyler Nobleman
2. The Good Mood Diet by Susan
3. Humans of New York by Brandon Stanton
4. 365 Slow Cooker Suppers by Stephanie O’Dea

Non YA Fiction (Adult fiction sounds pervy)

1. The Twelve Tribes of Hattie by Ayana Mathis
2. Eleven on Top by Janet Evanovich
3. The Little Lady Agency and The Prince by Hester Browne
4. Twelve Sharp by Janet Evanovich
5. And She Was by Alison Gaylin
6. Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion
7. Lean Mean Thirteen by Janet Evanovich
8. The Supremes at Earl’s All-You-Can-Eat by Edward Kelsey Moore
9. Fearless Fourteen by Janet Evanovich
10. Finger Lickin’ Fifteen by Janet Evanovich
11. Sizzling Sixteen by Janet Evanovich
12. Smokin’ Seventeen by Janet Evanovich
13. The Last Word by Lisa Lutz
14. Explosive Eighteen by Janet Evanovich
15. Where’d You Go, Bernadette? by Maria Semple
16. The Returned by Jason Mott
17. Notorious Nineteen by Janet Evanovich
18. Mrs. Lincoln’s Dressmaker by Jennifer Chiaverini
19. The Sisters Brothers by Patrick deWitt
20. The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus by L. Frank Baum
21. Takedown Twenty by Janet Evanovich


1. Okay for Now by Gary D. Schmidt
2. The Adoration of Jenna Fox by Mary E. Pearson
3. Life as We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeffer
4. I’d Tell You I Love You, But Then I’d Have to Kill You by Ally Carter
5. Cross My Heart and Hope to Spy by Ally Carter
6. Don’t Judge a Girl by Her Cover by Ally Carter
7. Only the Good Spy Young by Ally Carter
8. Out of Sight, Out of Time by Ally Carter
9. Legend by Marie Lu
10. Double Identity by Margaret Peterson Haddix
11. No More Dead Dogs by Gordon Korman


1. The Emperor of Nihon-Ja by John Flanagan
2. Just One Day by Gayle Forman
3. The Ask and the Answer by Patrick Ness
4. Prodigy by Marie Lu
5. Perfect Scoundrels by Ally Carter
6. From Bad to Cursed by Katie Alender
7. Clockwork Princess by Cassandra Clare
8. The Lost Stories by John Flanagan
9. Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
10. Mind Games by Kiersten White
11. What Happens Next by Colleen Clayton
12. The Sweet Revenge of Celia Door by Karen Finneyfrock
13. OCD, the Dude, and Me by Lauren Roedy Vaughn
14. The Nightmare Affair by Mindee Arnett
15. The Night She Disappeared by April Henry
16. One Moment by Kristina McBride
17. Game by Barry Lyga
18. The Rules by Stacey Kade
19. Spirit and Dust by Rosemary Clement-Moore
20. As Dead As It Gets by Katie Alender
21. Winger by Andrew Smith
22. Second Helpings by Megan McCafferty
23. How My Summer Went Up in Flames by Jennifer Salvato Doktorski
24. Monsters of Men by Patrick Ness
25. Infinityglass by Myra McEntire
26. Forgive Me, Leonard Peacock by Matthew Quick
27. Charmed Thirds by Megan McCafferty
28. The Coldest Girl in Coldtown by Holly Black
29. In the Shadow of the Blackbirds by Cat Winters
30. Where the Stars Still Shine by Trish Doller
31. Rose Under Fire by Elizabeth Wein
32. United We Spy by Ally Carter
33. The Hypnotists by Gordon Korman
34. The House of Hades by Rick Riordan
35. Allegiant by Veronica Roth
36. Reality Boy by A.S. King
37.The Royal Ranger by John Flanagan
38. The Naturals by Jennifer Lynn Barnes
39. Champion by Marie Lu
40. The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin
41. Drink, Slay, Love by Sarah Beth Durst

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