Booklist – 2018

I present to you my 2018 Booklist! Again, I will order the books I read based on my rating of each book. Within each star rating, I will list the books alphabetically by title.

Keep checking back as this list will continually be updated!

Reading Goal for 2018: 100 books

At this point in my life, I would like to focus more on quality books (as much as I can) rather than quantity. So, for this year, I have lowered the number of books I would like to read to just 100 in hopes I can experience really good, well-written novels.

Reading Tracker: 88 out of 100 books read.

5 stars
Amazing Peace by Maya Angelou (C)
Beneath the Sugar Sky by Seanan McGuire (C)
Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty (C)
The Century Cube by Bo Boswell (R)
The Choice by Edith Eger (C)
The Diviners by Libba Bray (C)
Down Among the Sticks and Bones by Seanan McGuire (C)
Every Note Played by Lisa Genova (C)
Father Figure by James J. Cudney (C)
The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah (R)
Gregor and the Prophecy of Bane by Suzanne Collins (C)
Harry Potter: A Journey Through A History of Magic by British Library and J.K. Rowling (C)
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling (C)
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis (C)
A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness (C)
Number the Stars by Lois Lowry (C)
Rome Reconstructed (C)
The Secret Key of Pythagorum by Michele Angello (R)
The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris (C)
Thinking In Pictures: My Life With Autism by Temple Grandin (C)
When Elephants Fly by Nancy Richardson Fischer (C)

4 stars
As Good as Gold by Patricia Furstenberg (R)
Bob by Wendy Mass & Rebecca Stead (C)
Craig & Fred by Craig Grossi (C)
The Dim Star by George F. Kacenga (R)
A Dog’s Way Home by W. Bruce Cameron (C)
Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire (C)
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay by J.K. Rowling (C)
The Fatness by Mark A. Rayner (R)
Gregor and the Curse of the Warmbloods by Suzanne Collins (C)
Gregor the Overlander by Suzanne Collins (C)
Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown (C)
The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini (C)
Malice of the Cross by Jeremy Croston (R)
Oh, the Places You’ll Go by Dr. Seuss (C)
Oscar: The Friendly Rottweiler by David A Lees (R)
The Secret Adversary by Agatha Christie (C)
Snowman Paul Returns to the Winter Olympics by Yossi Lapid and Joanna Pasek (R)
The Stone of Mercy by M.J. Evans (R)
To Kill a Kingdom by Alexandra Christo (C)
The True Story of Hansel and Gretel by Louise Murphy (C)
Unwritten by Tara Gilboy (C)
Very Good Lives by J. K. Rowling (C)
The Wicked Deep by Shea Ernshaw (C)

3 stars
Anastasia’s Book of Days by Cindy Maynard (C)
The Art of Hiding by Amanda Prowse (R)
The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein  (C)
The Bellringer by William Timothy Murray (R)
The Bigfoot Paradox by Rebecca Coyte (C)
The Body in the Library by Agatha Christie (C)
The Bone Curse by Carrie Rubin (R)
The Coordinates of Loss by Amanda Prowse (C)
Elvis Blue by Lee Roberts (R)
Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon (C)
Floodlight by Reba Birmingham  (R)
The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein (C)
Gregor and the Code of Claw by Suzanne Collins (C)
Hill of the Angels by Sue Mayfield (R)
I’m Not Your Sweet Babboo! by Charles M. Schulz (R)
Louisiana’s Way Home by Kate DiCamillo (C)
Peril at End House by Agatha Christie (C)
Picture Perfect by D.G. Stern (R)
The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver (C)
Room by Emma Donoghue (C)
The Story of Arthur Truluv by Elizabeth Berg (C)
Troublemaker by Leah Remini (C)
The Wedding by Nicholas Sparks  (C)
Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak (C)

2 stars
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll (C)
Becoming the Dragon by Alex Sapegin (R)
Blood Crescent by S.M. McCoy (R)
Daily Warrior by Kim Alfreds (R)
Down the Monster Hole by Carmela Tal Baron (R)
Eyes Don’t Lie by Crystal Dawn Mason (R)
The Gallery of Wonders by Marc Remus (R)
Gregor and the Marks of Secret by Suzanne Collins (C)
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee (C)
Murder at the Vicarage by Agatha Christie (C)
Precisely at Midnight by Joyce Swann and Alexandra Swann (R)
Schindler’s List by Thomas Keneally (C)
The Slippery Slope of Consequences by Nati Carrillo (R)
World, Incorporated by Tom Gariffo (R)

1 stars
The Braiding of Diverse Lives by Marti Eicholz (R)
Norma by Sofi Oksanen (C)
Srepska by Lucas Sterling (R)
The Blue Raven by J.D. Beales (R)
Voyage of Pearl of the Seas by Ruth Finnegan (R)
Zeva by Tesha Finley (C)


Number of books of my choosing versus for review:
(keeping track was one my New Year’s Book Resolutions)

57 out of 50 books of my choosing for 2018
31 out of 50 books for review for 2018

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