The Shelf

Books Read 2018

52 Books in 52 Weeks

  1. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J. K. Rowling (week 1)
  2. Annihilation by Jeff Vandermeer (week 2)
  3. The Wollstonecraft Detective Agency: The Case of the Missing Moonstone by Jordan Stratford (week 2)
  4. There’s Someone Inside Your House by Stephanie Perkins (week 2)
  5. The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison (week 3)
  6. The Cruel Prince by Holly Black (week 4)
  7. The Wisdom of Sundays: Life-Changing Insights from Super Soul Conversations by Oprah Winfrey (week 4)
  8. Grief is the Thing with Feathers by Max Porter (week 4)
  9. This Savage Song by Victoria Schwab (week 5)
  10. Our Dark Duet by Victoria Schwab (week 6)
  11. The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater (week 6)
  12. The Dream Thieves by Maggie Stiefvater (week 6)
  13. An Enchantment of Ravens by Margaret Rogerson (week 7)
  14. Simon vs. the Homo sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli (week 8)
  15. Blue Lily, Lily Blue by Maggie Stiefvater (week 9)
  16. The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas (week 11)
  17. The Raven King by Maggie Stiefvater (week 12)
  18. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows (week 13)
  19. Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor (week 13)
  20. Jane and the Unpleasantness at Scargrave Manor by Stephanie Barrows (week 14)
  21. Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur (week 14)
  22. Poe in 90 Minutes by Paul Strathern (week 14)

Books Read 2017

Goal of 50

(Links to reviews or author posts)

  1. The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman
  2. We Have Always Lived in the Castle by Shirley Jackson
  3. Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert
  4. The Book of Margery Kempe by Margery Kempe
  5. The Blazing World and Other Stories by Margaret Cavendish
  6. Othello and the Tragedy of Mariam by William Shakespeare and Elizabeth Cary
  7. Oronoko, the Rover, and Other Works by Aphra Behn
  8. A Gathering of Shadows by V. E. Schwab
  9. The Poet and the Vampyre by Andrew McConnell Stott
  10. Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen
  11. Survival in Auschwitz by Primo Levi
  12. The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton
  13. The Elements of Style by Strunk and White
  14. The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman
  15. The Children’s Home by Charles Lambert
  16. If We Were Villains by M. L. Rio
  17. Jane Austen: A Life by Claire Tomalin
  18. Stardust by Neil Gaiman
  19. We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  20. Old School by Tobias Wolfe
  21. The Fifth Avenue Artists’ Society by Joy Callaway
  22. The Strange Case of the Alchemist’s Daughter by Theodora Goss
  23. A Short History of England by Simon Jenkins
  24. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
  25. Phasma by Delilah S. Dawson
  26. The Mist in the Mirror by Susan Hill
  27. The Jane Austen Project by Kathleen A. Flynn
  28. The Woman in Black by Susan Hill
  29. Practical Magic by Alice Hoffman
  30. Midnight Crossroad by Charlaine Harris
  31. The Rules of Magic by Alice Hoffman
  32. All the Crooked Saints by Maggie Stiefvater
  33. And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie
  34. Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie
  35. The Body in the Library by Agatha Christie
  36. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J. K. Rowling
  37. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J. K. Rowling
  38. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J. K. Rowling
  39. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J. K. Rowling
  40. Lost Stars by Claudia Gray
  41. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J. K. Rowling
  42. The Sword of the Rightful King by Jane Yolen
  43. The Language of Thorns by Leigh Bardugo
  44. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J. K. Rowling
  45. Dash and Lily’s Book of Dares by David Levithan and Rachel Cohn
  46. The Sleeper and the Spindle by Neil Gaiman
  47. A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness
  48. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story by Alexander Freed
  49. Ten Things I hate About You by David Levithan
  50. Black Cats and Evil Eyes: A Book of Old-Fashioned Superstitions by Chloe Rhodes