J. T. Glover (jtglover) wrote,

The Reading List, Revisited

In Progress
Gluten-Free Girl, by Laura Ahern
Blind Willow, Sleeping Woman, by Haruki Murakami

February 2008
Bobos in Paradise, by David Brooks
Scar Night, by Alan Campbell (DNF)
20th Century Ghosts, by Joe Hill
Your Blues Ain't Like Mine, by Bebe Moore Campbell
First They Killed My Father, by Loung Ung
Charles M. Schulz: Conversations, by Thomas Inge
It's a Dog's Life, Snoopy, by Charles M. Schulz (GNC)

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(R) = re-read
(DNF) = did not finish
(GNC) = graphic novel or comic




January 2008
Our Cancer Year, by Harvey Pekar and Joyce Brabner (GNC)
The Lies of Locke Lamora, by Scott Lynch
Mortal Love, by Elizabeth Hand
Duma Key, by Stephen King



December 2007
The Name of the Wind, by Patrick Rothfuss
The Protector's War, by S. M. Stirling
A Meeting at Corvallis, by S. M. Stirling
The Yellow Jar, by Patrick Atangan (GNC)


READING TOTALS 12/1/06-12/1/07
45 New Books Read
10 Books Re-Read
17 Graphic Novels or Comics Collections Read
6 Started, Not Finished


November
Coyote, by Allen Steele
Jar of Fools, by Jason Lutes (GNC)
Essential Tomb of Dracula, Vol. 1 (GNC)


October
Reinventing Comics, by Scott McCloud (GNC)
Making Comics, by Scott McCloud (GNC)
Stuck Rubber Baby, by Howard Cruse (GNC)


September
The Sea Change, by Patricia Bray
The Unquiet, by John Connolly
The Ghost Brigades, by John Scalzi

Dropsie Avenue, by Will Eisner (GNC)
A Life Force, by Will Eisner (GNC)

Underground, by Haruki Murakami (DNF)
Acacia, by David Anthony Durham (DNF)
Spook Country by William Gibson (DNF)


August
The First Betrayal, by Patricia Bray (pbray, natch)
Heart Shaped Box, by Joe Hill
The Cold Moon, by Jeffery Deaver
The Coffin Dancer, by Jeffery Deaver
The Bone Collector, by Jeffery Deaver (R)
The Mysteries of Pittsburgh, by Michael Chabon
City of Glass, by Paul Auster
Bones of the Moon, by Jonathan Carroll

Fun Home, by Alison Bechdel (GNC)
Amphigorey Also, by Edward Gorey (GNC; 1/2 R)
Amphigorey, by Edward Gorey (GNC; 1/2 R)
Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter: GUilty Pleasures, Vol. I, (GNC)

THe Empty Chair, by Jeffery Deaver (DNF)
Jack Faust, by Michael Swanwick (DNF)


July
Boomsday, by Christopher Buckley
After the Quake, by Haruki Murakami
Five of Cups, by Caitlin R. Kiernan
Old Man's War, by John Scalzi

The Festering Season, by Kevin Tinsley & Tim Smith 3 (GNC)
Best of American Splendor, by Harvey Pekar (GNC)
The Plain Janes, by Cecil Castellucci and Jim Rugg (GNC)
American Splendor, compilation for the movie, by Harvey Pekar (GNC)

The Sky People, by S. M. Stirling (DNF)


June
Goblin Hero, by Jim Hines (aka, not surprisingly, jimhines)
Sputnik Sweetheart, by Haruki Murakami
World War Z, by Max Brooks (R)
Dies the Fire, by S. M. Stirling

Round-Trip to Deadsville, by Tim Matson (DNF)


May
Three Pigs in Five Days, by Francine Prose
Frog Toes & Tentacles, by Caitlin R. Kiernan (aka greygirlbeast)
After Dark, by Haruki Murakami
Reassuring Stories, by T.E.D. Klein
(Revised) Tough Guide to Fantasyland, by Diana Wynne Jones
The Wind-up Bird Chronicles, by Haruki Murakami
Comics & Sequential Art, by Will Eisner
Graphic Storytelling, by Will Eisner

Conan and the Songs of the Dead, by Lansdale & Truman (GNC)
David Boring, by Daniel Clowes (GNC)
Persepolis, by Marjane Satrapi (GNC)


April
The House Next Door, by Anne Rivers Siddons (R)
The Bloody Chamber, by Angela Carter
From Weird and Distant Shores, by Caitlin R. Kiernan
Low Red Moon, by Caitlin R. Kiernan (R)

The Omnivore's Dilemma, by Michael Pollan (DNF)


March
Fragile Things, by Neil Gaiman
Voices of Vision: Creators of Science Fiction and Fantasy Speak, by Jayme Lynn Blaschke
Tales from the Woeful Platypus, by Caitlin R. Kiernan


February
Austerities, by Charles Simic
The Book of Gods and Devils, by Charles Simic
Night Picnic, by Charles Simic
Perfume, by Patrick Suskind
From a Buick Eight, by Stephen King (R)
Bloodchild, by Octavia Butler


January
The Worms Remember, by Ann K. Schwader
Daughter of Hounds, by Caitlin R. Kiernan (AKA greygirlbeast)
Goblin Quest, by Jim C. Hines (AKA jimhines)
Star Wars: The Comics Companion
Foul Matter, by Martha Grimes
Lisey's Story, by Stephen King
Third Class Superhero, by Charles Yu

The Shadow of Ararat, by Thomas Harlan (DNF)


December
The Road, by Cormac McCarthy
The Rainy City, by Earl W. Emerson (R)
Nervous Laughter, by Earl W. Emerson (R)
Poverty Bay, by Earl W. Emerson (R)
Fat Tuesday, by Earl W. Emerson (R)
World War Z, by Max Brooks
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