2014 Reading

*Item denotes first time read


Attachments, Rainbow Rowell*
Bimbos of the Death Sun, Sharyn McCrumb*
Chronicles of Avonlea, L. M. Montgomery*
The Crane Wife, Patrick Ness*
Danger in the Shadows, Dee Henderson
Dark Places, Gillian Flynn*
Doctor Who: The Art of Death, James Goss*
Ghost Bride, Yangsze Choo*
The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon, Stephen King*
Gone Girl, Gillian Flynn*
The Guardian, Dee Henderson
The Gunslinger (The Dark Tower #1), Stephen King*
The Healer, Dee Henderson
The Invention of Wings, Sue Monk Kidd*
Jennifer, Dee Henderson*
Landline, Rainbow Rowell*
The Metamorphosis, Franz Kafka*
My Name is Memory, Ann Brashares*
The Negotiator, Dee Henderson
Outlander, Diana Gabaldon*
The Protector, Dee Henderson
The Rescuer, Dee Henderson
The Restaurant at the End of the Universe, Douglas Adams*
Reunion, Karen Ball
Shades of Grey, Jasper Fforde*
Shift, Hugh Howey*
Smoke & Mirrors, Neil Gaiman*
The Sparrow, Mary Doria Russell*
The Time Machine, H.G. Wells*
To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee
The Truth Seeker, Dee Henderson
Undetected, Dee Henderson*
What Happened to Sophie Wilder?, Christopher R. Beha*
Wool, Hugh Howey*
Zone One, Colson Whitehead*


The Closer, Mariano Rivera*
Freshman 15, Travis Agnew*
Girl Meets God, Lauren Winner*
The Midwife: A Memoir of Birth, Joy, and Hard Times, Jennifer Worth*
Scatterbrained, mental_floss*
What’s Your Worldview?, James N. Anderson*

Young Adult/Children’s Literature

Allegiant, Veronica Roth*
The Ask & the Answer, Patrick Ness
The Book Thief, Markus Zusak
The Boxcar Children, Gertrude Chandler Warner
The Dollhouse Murders, Betty Ren Wright
Dorothy Must Die, Danielle Paige*
Eleanor & Park, Rainbow Rowell*
Fangirl, Rainbow Rowell*
The Geography of You & Me, Jennifer E. Smith*
Insurgent, Veronica Roth*
Just One Night, Gayle Forman*
Just One Year, Gayle Forman*
The Knife of Never Letting Go, Patrick Ness
The Loners (Quarantine #1), Lex Thomas*
The Madness Underneath, Maureen Johnson*
Masque of the Red Death, Bethany Griffin*
Mexican WhiteBoy, Matt de la Pena*
Midwinterblood, Marcus Sedgwick*
Monument 14, Emmy Laybourne*
The Moon & More, Sarah Dessen
My True Love Gave to Me, edited by Stephanie Perkins*
The Name of the Star, Maureen Johnson*
Party Princess (Book 7), Meg Cabot*
The Perks of Being a Wallflower, Stephen Chbosky*
Peter and the Starcatchers, Dave Barry & Ridley Pearson*
The Princess Diaries, Meg Cabot
Princess in Love (Book 3), Meg Cabot
Princess in Pink (Book 5), Meg Cabot
Princess in the Spotlight (Book 2), Meg Cabot
Princess in Training (Book 6), Meg Cabot*
Princess in Waiting (Book 4), Meg Cabot
The Shade of the Moon, Susan Beth Pfeffer*
Sky on Fire, Emmy Laybourne*
Surprise Island (Boxcar Children #2), Gertrude Chandler Warner
This is What Happy Looks Like, Jennifer E. Smith*
The Thousand-Dollar Tan Line (Veronica Mars #1), Rob Thomas & Jennifer Graham*
The Tragedy Paper, Elizabeth LaBan*
Valentine Princess, Meg Cabot*
We Were Liars, E. Lockhart*


August: Osage County, Tracy Letts*
Trifles, Susan Glaspell

Graphic Novels/Comic Books

Astonishing X-Men Vol. 1: Gifted, Joss Whedon*
Astonishing X-Men Vol. 2: Dangerous, Joss Whedon*
Captain Marvel Vol. 1 (Marvel Now), Kelly DeConnick*
Daytripper, Fabio Moon & Gabriel Ba
Dial H (DC New 52), issues 0-6, China Mieville
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 1: Cosmic Avengers (Marvel Now), Brian Michael Bendis*
Hawkeye Vol. 1: My Life as a Weapon (Marvel Now), Matt Fraction*
Hawkeye Vol. 2: Little Hits (Marvel Now), Matt Fraction*
Hawkeye Vol. 3: L.A. Woman (Marvel Now), Matt Fraction*
The Manhattan Projects Vol. 1: Science, Bad, Jonathan Hickman*
Umbrella Academy in Apocalypse Suite, issues 1-6, Gerard Way & Gabriel Ba
The Unwritten, issues 1-41, Mike Carey & Peter Gross

Short Stories

“A Fight with a Cannon,” Victor Hugo*
“Dead Men’s Path,” Chinua Achebe*
“Everyday Use,” Alice Walker
“Harrison Bergeron,” Kurt Vonnegut
“Hills Like White Elephants,” Ernest Hemingway
“I Stand Here Ironing,” Tillie Olsen*
“The Jilting of Granny Weatherall,” Katherine Anne Porter
“A Jury of Her Peers,” Susan Glaspell
“The Lottery,” Shirley Jackson
“The Necklace,” Guy de Maupassant
“The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas,” Ursula K. LeGuin
“Story of an Hour,” Kate Chopin
“The Story-teller,” Saki*
“Swaddling Clothes,” Yukio Mishima
“Sweat,” Zora Neale Hurston
“The Transfer,” Veronica Roth*
“The Veldt,” Ray Bradbury
“A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings,” Gabriel Garcia Marquez


Elizabeth Bishop: “One Art”
Gwendolyn Brooks: “the mother,” “We Real Cool”
Billy Collins: “Fishing on the Susquehanna,” “Some Days”
Emily Dickinson: “I Felt a Funeral in My Brain”
T.S. Eliot: “Ash-Wednesday,” “The Hollow Men,” “Journey of the Magi”
Robert Frost: “Acquainted with the Night,” “Fire and Ice”
Seamus Heaney: “Digging”
Gerard Manley Hopkins: “God’s Grandeur”
Langston Hughes: “Harlem,” “The Negro Speaks of Rivers,” “Theme for English B,” “The Weary Blues”
Sylvia Plath: “Metaphors”
Edgar Allan Poe: “Annabel Lee,” “El Dorado”
Ezra Pound: “In a Station at the Metro”
Anne Sexton: “Cinderella”
William Stafford: “Ask Me,” “Traveling through the Dark”
Wallace Stevens: “Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird”
Alfred, Lord Tennyson: “Ulysses”
William Wordsworth: “I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud”
W.B. Yeats: “Easter, 1916,” “The Lake Isle of Innisfree,” “The Second Coming”

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