2018 in Books

  1. We Were Eight Years in Power; An American Tragedy by Ta-Nehisi Coates (1/1)
  2. Invisible Prey by John Sandford (1/2)
  3. The Pine Barrens by John McPhee (1/3)
  4. The Resurrection of Joan Ashby by Cherise Wolas (1/5)
  5. Children of Men by P. D. James (1/6)
  6. Gwendy’s Button Box by Stephen King and Richard Chizmar (1/7)
  7. The Power by Naomi Alderman (1/7)
  8. The Clocks by Agatha Christie (1/9)
  9. Sourdough by Robin Sloan (1/9)
  10. The End of Average; How We Succeed in a World that Values Sameness by Todd Rose (1/10)
  11. Leonardo da Vinci by Walter Isaacson (1/12)
  12. Fresh Complaint by Jeffrey Eugenides (1/14)
  13. Crashed by Timothy Hallinan (1/16)
  14. The Trials by Linda Nagata (1/17)
  15. Warp by Lev Grossman (1/20)
  16. The Dispatcher by John Scalzi (1/20)
  17. Dinner at the Center of the Earth by Nathan Englander (1/20)
  18. A Roomful of Hovings and Other Profiles by John McPhee (1/22)
  19. Phantom Prey by John Sandford (1/24)
  20. The Taken by Sarah Pinborough (1/26)
  21. Wyrd Sisters by Terry Pratchett (1/27)
  22. Katalin Street by Magda Szabo (1/30)
  23. The Gathering by Anne Enright (2/2)
  24. Promise Me, Dad; A Year of Hope, Hardship, and Purpose by Joe Biden (2/3)
  25. Little Elvises by Timothy Hallinan (2/3)
  26. An American Family; A Memoir of Hope and Sacrifice by Khizr Khan (2/3)
  27. Going Dark by Linda Nagata (2/4)
  28. I Will Have Vengeance; The Winter of Commissario Ricciardi by Maurizio de Giovanni (2/5)
  29. The Year’s Best Science Fiction and Fantasy 2017 edited by Charles Yu (2/6)
  30. Third Girl by Agatha Christie (2/8)
  31. The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula K. Le Guin (2/10)
  32. Pyramids by Terry Pratchett (2/11)
  33. The Art of Happiness; A Handbook for Living by His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Howard Cutler, M.D. (2/12)
  34. Beyond the Messy Truth; How We Came Apart, How We Come Together by Van Jones (2/13)
  35. The Heavens May Fall by Allan Eskens (2/15)
  36. Essentialism; The Disciplined Pursuit of Less by Gregory McKeown (2/16)
  37. The White Road by Sarah Lotz (2/18)
  38. Wicked Prey by John Sandford (2/18)
  39. City of Brass by S. A. Chakraborty (2/20)
  40. The Dispossessed by Ursula K. Le Guin (2/22)
  41. Rocannon’s World by Ursula K. Le Guin (2/23)
  42. Autumn by Ali Smith (2/24)
  43. The Fame Thief by Timothy Hallinan (2/25)
  44. The Burning Girl; A Novel by Claire Messud (2/25)
  45. Exit West by Mohsin Hamid (2/26)
  46. After Atlas by Emma Newman (3/1)
  47. 300 Arguments by Sarah Manguso (3/1)
  48. Levels of the Game by John McPhee (3/2)
  49. Five Carat Soul by James McBride (3/3)
  50. Bird Box by Josh Malerman (3/3)
  51. Matchup ed. by Lee Child (3/5)
  52. Guards! Guards! by Terry Pratchett (3/7)
  53. Blood Curse; the Springtime of Commissario Ricciardi by Maurizio de Giovanni (3/9)
  54. Drown by Junot Diaz (3/10)
  55. Hallowe’en Party by Agatha Christie (3/11)
  56. Baltimore Blues by Laura Lippman (3/11)
  57. The Deep Dark Descending by Allen Eskens (3/12)
  58. Acqua Alta by Donna Leon (3/13)
  59. Storm Prey by John Sandford (3/14)
  60. Futuristic Violence and Fancy Suits by David Wong (3/17)
  61. The Broken Kingdoms by N. K. Jemisin (3/19)
  62. Herbie’s Game by Timothy Hallinan (3/20)
  63. Broken Harbor by Tana French (3/22)
  64. Getting It Wrong from the Beginning; Our Progressivist Inheritance from Herbert Spencer, John Dewey, and Jean Piaget by Kieran Egan (3/24)
  65. The Inverted World by Christopher Priest (3/24)
  66. Mislaid by Nell Zink (3/27)
  67. Black Mad Wheel by Josh Malerman (3/28)
  68. Transit by Rachel Cusk (3/30)
  69. The Postman Always Rings Twice by James M. Cain (3/30)
  70. Binti by Nnedi Okorafor (3/30)
  71. How Should A Person Be? by Sheila Heti (3/30)
  72. The Vegetarian by Han Kang (3/31)
  73. The Crofter and the Laird by John McPhee (3/31)
  74. Charm City by Laura Lippman (4/1)
  75. Everyone in their Place; The Summer of Commissario Ricciardi by Maurizio de Giovanni (4/5)
  76. Planet of Exile by Ursula K. Le Guin (4/6)
  77. The Forgotten Girl by Rio Youers (4/7)
  78. This Book is Full of Spiders by David Wong (4/8)
  79. Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi (4/8)
  80. Buried Prey by John Sandford (4/9)
  81. The Kingdom of Gods by N. K. Jemisin (4/12)
  82. BOLO by Keith Laumer (4/13)
  83. Eric by Terry Pratchett (4/13)
  84. Elephants Can Remember by Agatha Christie (4/13)
  85. Her Body and Other Parties by Carmen Maria Machado (4/14)
  86. King Maybe by Timothy Hallinan (4/15)
  87. Deja Dead by Kathy Reichs (4/16)
  88. Blackout by Connie Willis (4/20)
  89. An American Marriage by Tayari Jones (4/21)
  90. Crash Override by Zoë Quinn (4/22)
  91. Butchers Hill by Laura Lippman (4/23)
  92. Deep Work; Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World by Cal Newport (4/25)
  93. Encounters with the Archdruid by John McPhee (4/27)
  94. S. by Doug Dorst and J. J. Abrams (4/28)
  95. I’ll Be Gone in the Dark; One Woman’s Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer by Michelle McNamara (4/29)
  96. City of Illusions by Ursula K. Le Guin (5/1)
  97. Unbury Carol by Josh Malerman (5/3)
  98. Let Me Lie by Clare Mackintosh (5/5)
  99. In Fields Where They Lay by Timothy Hallinan (5/6)
  100. Quietly In Their Sleep by Donna Leon (5/8)
  101. Not a Sound by Heather Gudenkauf (5/12)
  102. Curtain by Agatha Christie (5/13)
  103. A Long Way From Home by Peter Carey (5/16)
  104. In Big Trouble by Laura Lippman (5/21)
  105. The Wolves of Winter by Tyrell Johnson (5/22)
  106. No Time to Spare; Thinking About What Matters by Ursula K. Le Guin (5/23)
  107. Our Little Secret by Roz Nay (5/24)
  108. Moving Pictures by Terry Pratchett (5/25)
  109. Head On; A Novel of the Near Future by John Scalzi (5/27)
  110. The Deltoid Pumpkin Seed by John McPhee (5/27)
  111. Sometimes I Lie by Alice Feeney (5/28)
  112. Zero Day by Ezekiel Boone (5/29)
  113. The Cartel by Don Winslow (5/29)
  114. Paper Ghosts by Julia Heaberlin (6/1)
  115. The Ghost Writer* by Philip Roth (6/2)
  116. The Animators by Kayla Rae Whitaker (6/3)
  117. All Clear by Connie Willis (6/4)
  118. Ghosts of the Tsunami; Death and Life in Japan’s Disaster Zone by Richard Lloyd Parry (6/7)
  119. The Woman in the Window by A. J. Finn (6/9)
  120. The Overstory by Richard Powers (6/12)
  121. Stolen Prey by John Sandford (6/12)
  122. Cain by Jose Saramago (6/16)
  123. The Day of the Dead; The Autumn of Commissario Ricciardi by Maurizio de Giovanni (6/18)
  124. Significant Zero: Heroes, Villains, and the Fight for Art and Soul in Video Games by Walt Williams (6/19)
  125. Ongoingness; The End of a Diary by Sarah Manguso (6/20)
  126. Florida by Lauren Groff (6/21)
  127. Providence by Caroline Kepnes (6/23)
  128. Property; Stories Between Two Novellas by Lionel Shriver (6/25)
  129. Reaper Man by Terry Pratchett (6/28)
  130. The Secret Place* by Tana French (6/29)
  131. The Good Son by You-Jeong Jeong (6/30)
  132. Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward (7/1)
  133. The Watch Tower by Elizabeth Harrower (7/1)
  134. Barbarian Days; A Surfing Life by William Finnegan (7/6)
  135. Ambiguity Machines and Other Stories by Vanada Singh (7/8)
  136. Asymmetry by Lisa Halliday (7/9)
  137. The Outsider by Stephen King (7/12)
  138. Bluebird Bluebird by Attica Locke (7/14)
  139. The Mars Room by Rachel Kushner (7/15)
  140. The Trespasser by Tana French (7/18)
  141. Death du Jour by Kathy Reichs (7/24)
  142. Walking the Way; 81 Zen Encounters with the Tao Te Ching by Robert Rosenbaum (7/27)
  143. Wanderlust; A History of Walking by Rebecca Solnit (7/27)
  144. Witches Abroad by Terry Pratchett (7/29)
  145. The Curve of Binding Energy by John McPhee (7/29)
  146. Dusk by Tim Lebbon (7/31)
  147. The River of Consciousness by Oliver Sacks (7/31)
  148. The So Blue Marble by Dorothy Hughes (8/1)
  149. Silver on the Road by Laura Anne Gilman (8/4)
  150. The Book of Joan by Lydia Yuknavich (8/6)
  151. I Pass Like Night by Jonathan Ames (8/6)
  152. Binti Home by Nnedi Okorafor (8/7)
  153. Winter by Ali Smith (8/9)
  154. Baby Teeth by Zoje Stage (8/11)
  155. The Force by Don Winslow (8/12)
  156. The Ten-Year Nap by Meg Wolitzer (8/13)
  157. Lost Connections by Johann Hari (8/16)
  158. Find Me by Laura Van Der Berg (8/18)
  159. The Well by Catherine Chanter (8/20)
  160. When Things Fall Apart by Pema Chödrön (8/21)

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Graphic novels:

  1. Hawkeye; My Life as a Weapon by Matt Fraction (3/10)
  2. Hawkeye; Little Hits by Matt Fraction (3/10)
  3. Kill or Be Killed by Ed Brubaker (3/13)
  4. All You Need Is Kill by Hiroshi Sakurazaka (3/14)
  5. The Invincible Iron Man: The Five Nightmares by Matt Fraction (3/25)
  6. Kill or Be Killed vol 2 by Ed Brubaker (3/30)
  7. Hawkeye; L. A. Woman by Matt Fraction (3/30)
  8. Hawkeye: Rio Bravo by Matt Fraction (4/1)
  9. Criminal: The Sinners by Ed Brubaker (4/5)
  10. Green River Killer; A True Detective Story by Jeff Jensen (5/26)
  11. Sex Criminals Vol 2 by Matt Fraction (6/18)
  12. The Wicked and the Divine Vol 1 by Kieron Gillen (7/27)
  13. Here by Richard McGuire (8/1)
  14. The Wicked and the Divine Vol 2 by Kieron Gillen (8/11)
  15. The Wicked and the Divine Vol 3 by Kieron Gillen (8/13)
  16. The Wicked and the Divine Vol 4 by Kieron Gillen (8/16)