Books of 2016

Books of 2016

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Well, that year happened. As per usual, I didn’t really read that many books. Too much shit. I dreamed of reading lots of books. I also completely failed to write down the books I did read, so this is a… guess.

In no particular order:
Wizard at Large, Terry Brooks (reread)
The Bone Clocks, David Mitchell
The Word for the World is Forest, Ursula le Guin
Cursed Child, JK Rowling
Open, Jenny Block (reread)
The Girl with All the Gifts, MR Carey
Home Cooking, Laurie Colwin
The Legends of River Song, various

Listened:
Freedom’s Choice, Ann McCaffrey
The Boleyn Inheritance, Philippa Gregory
The Magicians, Lev Grossman
Thief of Time, Terry Pratchett (reread)
Turn Coat, Jim Butcher
Small Favor, Jim Butcher
White Knight, Jim Butcher
Proven Guilty, Jim Butcher
Dead Beat, Jim Butcher
Blood Rites, Jim Butcher
The Long Dark Tea Time of the Soul, Douglas Adams (reread)
Days of Blood & Starlight, Laini Taylor
The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of a Her Own Making, Catherynne Valente
Dreams of Gods & Monsters, Laini Taylor
The Constant Princess, Philippa Gregory
Call the Midwife, Jennifer Worth
White Queen, Philippa Gregory
Swordspoint, Ellen Kushner
The Privelege of the Sword, Ellen Kushner (reread)
The Long Earth, Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter
The Raven Boys, Maggie Stiefvater

Also… endless iterations of Harry Potter.

2 Responses

  1. How did you like the Fairyland book?! I don’t remember that we talked about it.

    • fishinthewater

      Honestly I didn’t finish the last bit. It’s a hard book to listen to. I would maybe want to read the rest on paper.

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