2009 Yearly Break Down

Total Books Read – 194 (including audio books)
Month with most books read – December (22)
Month with least books read- April (11)

Genre Break Down

Fantasy – 107 (55%)
Science Fiction – 13 (7%)
Romance – 31 (16%)
Graphic Novels – 16 (8%)
Other Fiction – 21 (11%)
Non-Fiction – 6 (3%)

January (16)

  • Underground by Kat Richardson (my review)
  • What It Feels Like … edited by A J Jacobs (my review)
  • The House of the Stag by Kage Baker (my review)
  • Bitten to Death by Jennifer Rardin (my reveiw)
  • Uncharted Territory by Connie Willis (my review)
  • The Sharing Knife: Beguilement by Lois McMaster Bujold (my review)
  • The Sharing Knife: Legacy by Lois McMaster Bujold
  • The Sharing Knife: Passage by Lois McMaster Bujold
  • Castles by Donald Sommerville
  • Cry Wolf by Patricia Briggs (my review)
  • Moon Called by Patricia Briggs (my review)
  • Blood Bound by Patricia Briggs
  • Iron Crossed by Patricia Briggs
  • Take Me by Bella Andre
  • The Last Colony by John Scalzi (my review)
  • Cordelia’s Honor (omnibus of Shards of Honor and Barrayar) by Lois McMaster Bujold (my review)

February (16)

  • The Last Watch by Sergei Lukyaneko
  • Cyteen by C J Cherryh – DNF
  • Tinker  by Wen Spencer
  • Where’s My Cow by Terry Pratchett
  • The Rules of Gentility by Janet Mullany
  • The Hidden Family by Charles Stross
  • The Viscount’s Bethrothal by Louise Allen
  • Villains Victorious ed Martin Greenberg & John Helfers
  • Regency Christmas Weddings – novellas by Nicola Cornick, Margaret McPhee, and Miranda Jarrett
  • Many Bloody Returns ed Charlaine Harris & Toni L P Kelner
  • Y: The Last Man – Whys and Wherefores (Vol 10) by Brian K Vaughan
  • The Umbrella Academy: Apocalypse Suite (Vol 1)  by Gerard Way
  • Living with the Dead by Kelley Armstrong
  • Masques by Patricia Briggs (my review)
  • Just Another Judgement Day by Simon R Green (my review)
  • The Dead Boy Detectives by Ed Brubaker
  • Ex Machina: Power Down (Vol 6) by Brian K Vaughan

March (14)

  • The Sharing Knife: Horizon by Lois McMaster Bujold
  • Gordath Wood by Patrice Sarath (my review)
  • Agents of Light and Darkness by Simon R Green
  • Crown Duel by Sherwood Smith (my review)
  • Men of the Otherworld by Kelley Armstrong (my review)
  • Bone Crossed by Patricia Briggs (my review)
  • Ex Machina: Ex Cathedra (Vol 7) by Brian K Vaughan
  • The Lost Island of Tamarind by Nadia Aguiar
  • Terry Pratchett: The Wit and Wisdom of Discworld compiled by Stephen Briggs
  • Irresistible Forces ed Catherine Asaro
  • Sex, Lies and Vampires by Katie MacAlister
  • Wicked Lovely by Melissa Marr
  • Wolf Who Rules by Wen Spencer
  • Thief With No Shadow by Emily Gee (my review)

April (11)

  • Magic Bites by Ilona Andrews (my review)
  • Magic Burns by Ilona Andrews
  • Graceling by Kristin Cashore (my review)
  • Wolfsbane and Mistletoe ed Charlaine Harris and Toni L P Kelner
  • The Professor’s Daughter by Joann Sfar and Emmanuel Guibert
  • Welcome to the Jungle by Jim Butcher
  • Blood Lite ed Kevin J Anderson
  • Magic Strikes by Ilona Andrews
  • The Warrior’s Apprentice by Lois McMaster Bujold
  • Grimspace by Ann Aguirre
  • Stay The Night by Lynn Viehl – DNF
  • The Cipher by Diana Pharoh Francis

May (17)

  • The Laurentine Spy by Emily Gee
  • Turn Coat by Jim Butcher
  • House of Mystery: Room and Boredom (Vol 1) by Matthew Sturges and Bill Willingham
  • Revelations by Paul Jenkins
  • The Immortal Iron Fist: The Last Iron Fist Story (Vol 1) by Ed Brubaker and Matt Faction
  • Swamp Thing: Saga of the Swamp Thing (Vol 1) by Alan Moore
  • Silent in the Grave by Deanna Raybourn
  • Wanderlust by Ann Aguirre
  • Heir to Sevenwaters by Juliet Marillier
  • Elantris by Brandon Sanderson
  • Jack of Fables: Americana (Vol 4) by Bill Willingham and Matthew Sturges
  • Firebirds ed Sharyn November
  • Swamp Thing: Love & Death (Vol 2) by Alan Moore
  • Silent in the Sanctuary by Deanna Raybourn
  • Jack of Fables: Turning Pages (Vol 5) by Bill Willingham and Matthew Sturges
  • Midnight’s Daughter by Karen Chance
  • Blue Diablo by Ann Aguirre (my review)

June (13)

  • Remember Me by Sophie Kinsella
  • The Trouble with Demons by Lisa Shearin
  • The Pajama Girls of Lambert Square by Sara Donati
  • The Book of a Thousand Days by Shannon Hale
  • The Undomestic Goddess by Sophie Kinsella
  • Ink Exchange by Melissa Marr – DNF
  • Desperate Duchesses by Eloisa James
  • Can You Keep a Secret by Sophie Kinsella
  • Plum Spooky by Janet Evanovich
  • Salt and Silver by Anna Katherine
  • An Affair Before Christmas by Eloisa James
  • La Vida Vampire by Nancy Haddock
  • Angel’s Blood by Nalini Singh
  • Kitty and the Silver Bullet by Carrie Vaughn

July (21)

  • Gladiatrix by Rhonda Roberts
  • Spirits That Walk In Shadow by Nina Kiriki Hoffman
  • One Red Paperclip by Kyle McDonald
  • The Widow’s Secret by Sara Mitchell
  • A Kiss Before The Apocalypse by Thomas E Sniegoski (my review)
  • The Unfortunate Miss Fortunes by Jennifer Crusie, Eileen Dreyer, and Anne Stuart
  • The Vor Game by Lois McMaster Bujold
  • Raven’s Shadow by Patricia Briggs
  • Santa Olivia by Jacqueline Carey
  • Slave To Sensation by Nalini Singh
  • Raven’s Strike by Patricia Briggs
  • Caressed By Ice by Nalini Singh
  • Mine To Possess by Nalini Singh
  • Miss Fortune by Sara Mills
  • The Royal Treatment by MaryJanice Davidson
  • Last Vampire Standing by Nancy Haddock
  • Manhunting by Jennifer Crusie
  • Undead and Unwelcome by MaryJanice Davidson
  • The Rules of Gentility by Janet Mullany
  • Anarchy and Old Dogs by Colin Cotterill
  • Miss Match by Sara Mills

August (19)

  • Dogs and Goddesses by Jennifer Crusie, Anne Stuart and Lani Diane Rich
  • Tempting Danger by Eileen Wilks
  • Visions of Heat by Nalini Singh
  • Hostage to Pleasure by Nalini Singh
  • Branded by Fire by Nalini Singh
  • The Dangerous Alphabet by Neil Gaiman and Gris Grimly
  • One Fine Day in the Middle of the Night by Christopher Brookmyre
  • A Tale Etched in Blood and Hard Black Pencil by Christopher Brookmyre
  • Curse of the Pogo Stick by Colin Cotterill
  • The Brass Bed by Jennifer Stevenson
  • Bloody Right by Georgia Evans
  • Precious Dragon by Liz Williams
  • The Demon’s Lexicon by Sarah Rees Brennan
  • Hunting Ground by Patricia Briggs
  • Finger Lickin’ Fifteen by Janet Evanovich
  • Her Royal Spyness by Rhys Bowen
  • Dragon Bones by Patricia Briggs
  • Dragon Blood by Patricia Briggs
  • Mean Streets – novellas by Jim Butcher, Simon R Green, Kat Richardson and Thomas E Sniegoski

September (13)

  • The Merry Misogenist by Colin Cotterill
  • Trick of the Light by Rob Thurman (my review)
  • The Shadow Pavilion by Liz Williams
  • The Iron Hunt by Marjorie M Liu
  • Retribution Falls by Chris Wooding
  • Jasmyn by Alex Bell
  • The Dragons of Ordinary Farm by Tad Williams and Deborah Beale  – DNF
  • Must Love Hellhounds – novellas by Charlaine Harris, Nalini Singh, Ilona Andrews and Meljean Brook
  • A Most Lamentable Comedy by Janet Mullany
  • Shadowlight by Lynn Viehl (my review)
  • The Android´s Dream by John Scalzi
  • I Think There´s Something Wrong With Me by Nigel Smith
  • Forget Me Knot by Sue Margolis
  • Mistborn: The Fınal Empire by Brandon Sanderson

October (12)

  • How To Sleep Wıth A Movie Star by Kristin Harmel
  • Garden Spells by Sarah Addison Adams
  • Lord Ruin by Carolyn Jewel
  • The Eight by Katherine Neville
  • A Shadow in Summer by Daniel Abraham
  • The Fire by Katherine Neville
  • Terribly Twisted Tales ed Jean Rabe and Martin H Greenburg
  • The Spare by Carolyn Jewel
  • Fire by Kirstin Cashore
  • Unseen Academicals by Terry Pratchett
  • Fables: War and Pieces (Vol 11) by Bill Willingham
  • Fables: The Dark Ages (Vol 12) by Bill Willingham

November (17)

  • Soulless by Gail Carriger (my review)
  • On The Edge by Ilona Andrews
  • Vanished by Kat Richardson
  • Angels’ Blood by Nalini Singh
  • An Affair To Remember by Karen Hawkins
  • Doubleblind by Ann Aguirre
  • Blaze of Memory by Nalini Singh
  • Games of Command by Linnea Sinclair
  • The Princes of the Golden Cage by Nathalie Mallet
  • Finders Keepers by Linnea Sinclair
  • At The Bride Hunt Ball by Olivia Parker
  • Twenties Girl by Sophie Kinsella
  • Don’t Tell Mum I Work on the Rigs, She Thinks I’m a Piano Player in a Whorehouse by Paul Carter
  • Thirteenth Child by Patricia C Wrede
  • Jack of Fables: The Big Book of War (Vol 6) by Bill Willingham and Matthew Sturges
  • Delicious by Sherry Thomas
  • Tempest Rising by Nicole Peeler

December (22)

  • The Magicians by Lev Grossman
  • And Another Thing by Eoin Colfer – DNF
  • Halfway to the Grave by Jeaniene Frost
  • Grave Secret by Charlaine Harris
  • Dark Warrior: Unbroken by Alexis Morgan – DNF
  • A Girl’s Guide to Vampires by Katie MacAlister
  • Impulse and Initiative by Abigail Reynolds
  • One Foot in the Grave by Jeaniene Frost
  • The Mammoth Book of Paranormal Romance ed Trisha Telep
  • Dragon Actually by G A Aiken
  • About a Dragon by G A Aiken
  • Time of Trial by Michael Pryor
  • In Ashes Lie by Marie Brennan
  • Demon Angel by Meljean Brook
  • Strange Brew ed P N Elrod
  • At Grave’s End by Jeaniene Frost
  • Weddings From Hell – novellas by Maggie Shayne, Jeaniene Frost, Terri Garey and Kathryn Smith
  • The Stepsister Scheme by Jim C Hines
  • The Mad Earl’s Bride by Loretta Chase (novella)
  • Miracle and Other Christmas Stories by Connie Willis
  • The Maverick Preacher by Victoria Bylin
  • Senrid by Sherwood Smith
  • Sun and Moon, Ice and Snow by Jessica Day George
  • Frostbitten by Kelley Armstrong
  • Kitty and the Midnight Hour by Carrie Vaughn – DNF

Audio Books Listened To (3)

  • The Last Continent by Terry Pratchett
  • Thief of Time by Terry Pratchett
  • Going Postal by Terry Pratchett