Monday, December 9, 2013

Books Read in 2013

Here's a list of all the books I read in 2013. An asterisk denotes ones I particularly enjoyed. A double asterisk denotes something published by Grindhouse or Atlatl.

1. Eleven Twenty-Three by Jason S. Hornsby
2. The Manual of Detection by Jedediah Berry
3. Tenth of December by George Saunders*
4. Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell
5. Shock Value by Jason Zinoman*
6. Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn*
7. Guns by Stephen King
8. Bubba Ho-tep by Joe R. Lansdale
9. A History of the World in 6 Glasses by Tom Standage
10. The Complete Stories by Flannery O’Connor*
11. The Poet by Michael Connelly
12. The Best Bizarro Fiction of the Decade by Cameron Pierce (editor)
13. 2666 by Roberto Bolano*(reread)
14. The Sociopath Next Door by Martha Roach
15. Phoenix by Chuck Palahniuk
16. We Live in Water by Jess Walter
17. Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Joanthan Safran Foer*
18. The Lords of Salem by Rob Zombie and B.K. Evenson
19. Dark Places by Gillian Flynn*
20. Pygmy by Chuck Palahniuk
21. The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat by Oliver Sacks
22. Breakfast With Buddha by Roland Merullo*
23. Zombieville by C.V. Hunt**
24. Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion
25. The End of the Affair by Graham Greene
26. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-time Indian by Sherman Alexie*
27. The Science of Fear by Dan Gardner
28. The Girl on the Glider by Brian Keene
29. Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls by David Sedaris
30. I'm Not Sam by Jack Ketchum and Lucky McKee
31. N0S4A2 by Joe Hill
32. Bullets and Fire by Joe R. Lansdale
33. The Worst Hard Time by Timothy Egan
34. False Magic Kingdom by Jordan Krall*
35. Bad Alchemy by Jordan Krall*
36. The Psychopath Test by Jon Ronson*
37. The Curse by Charles L. Grant
38. Deliverance by James Dickey
39. Joyland by Stephen King
40. A Rage in Harlem by Chester Himes
41. Confessions of a Sociopath by M.E. Thomas
42. The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky
43. Suttree by Cormac McCarthy*
44. The Illuminatus! Trilogy by Robert Shea and Robert Anton Wilson(reread)
45. The Last Porno Theater by Nick Cato**
46. Thanks for Ruining My Life by C.V. Hunt**
47. You Are Sloth! by Steve Lowe
48. The Unknown University by Roberto Bolano
49. Tampa by Alissa Nutting*
50. The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman
51. Feast of Oblivion by Josh Myers
52. John Dies at the End by David Wong
53. This Book Is Full of Spiders by David Wong
54. Muerte Con Carne by Shane McKenzie
55. In a Lonely Place by Karl Edward Wagner
56. Plow the Bones by Douglas F. Warrick*
57. The Hour of the Oxrun Dead by Charles L. Grant
58. Salinger by Shane Salerno and David Shields
59. The Color Master by Aimee Bender
60. Lost At Sea by Jon Ronson
61. The Shining by Stephen King*(reread)
62. Doctor Sleep by Stephen King
63. Dead Meat by Guy N. Smith
64. Occultation by Laird Barron
65. Dare Me by Megan Abbot
66. Special Topics in Calamity Physics by Marisha Pessl
67. Doomed by Chuck Palahniuk
68. Night Film by Marisha Pessl
69. Bag of Bones by Stephen King*(reread)
70. The Influence by Bentley Little
71. The Disaster Artist by Greg Sestero*
72. The Elementary Particles by Michel Houellebecq
73. Autobiography by Morrissey*
74. Stoner by John Williams
75. American Pastoral by Philip Roth
76. Fiend by Peter Stenson
77. If This Isn’t Nice, What Is? by Kurt Vonnegut
78. Methland by Nick Reding
79. Janitor of Planet Anilingus by Andrew Wayne Adams
80. Other People’s Shit by C.V. Hunt**

81. The Party Lords by Justin Grimbol**

1 comment:

Delilah said...

Since I'm a fan of your books I'm making my way through your recommendations. Great list, thanks for posting.