Monthly Reading List (2018)

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strikethrough (complete) | DNF (did not finish) | blue (migrated to next month’s TBR) | * (book club)

JANUARY 2018 TBR
Books for Review:
Jack Heath – Hangman 
Holly Black – The Cruel Prince* 
Samira Ahmed – Love, Hate & Other Filters
Seanan Maguire – Beneath the Sugar Sky
Stuart Turton – The 7 1/2 Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle 
Penni Russon – The Endsister
Nicole Hurley-Moore – White Gum Creek

Book Hauls Revisited:
Holly Throsby – Goodwood
Margaret Stohl – Black Widow: Red Vengeance
Daniel O’Malley – The Rook
Gillian Flynn – Sharp Objects 
Robin Talley – As I Descended
Kevin Hearne – Heir to the Jedi 
Emma Newman – Between Two Thorns
Jessica Cluess – A Shadow Bright and Burning
Penelope Janu – In At the Deep End
Wendy Mak – The Capsule Wardrobe
Caroline Kepnes – You
V.E. Schwab – Vicious

2018 Releases:
Marie Lu – Batman: Nightwalker

Reread:
Matthew Reilly – Ice Station
Matthew Reilly – Contest

FEBRUARY 2018 TBR
Books for Review:
Kimberly Reid – #PrettyBoy Must Die
Ellie Marnie – White Night
Fleur Beale – Lyla

Book Hauls Revisited:
Amanda Hocking – Freeks
Christina Henry – Alice
Lyndsay Faye – Jane Steel
Emma Newman – Between Two Thorns
Penelope Janu – In At the Deep End
Caroline Kepnes – You

New & Recent Releases:
Lynette Noni – Graevale
Margaret Rogerson – An Enchantment of Ravens
Emily Suvado – This Mortal Coil
Kimberly Reid – #PrettyBoyMustDie


MARCH 2018 TBR
Books for Review:
Tarah Anders – Stripped (Netgalley)
Fleur Beale – Lyla (Allen and Unwin)
Jessica Spotswood – The Radical Element (Netgalley)
Claudia Gray – Defy the Worlds (Allen and Unwin)
Jesse Andrews – Mun Mun (Allen and Unwin)

Book Hauls Revisited:
Jessica Spotswood – A Tyranny of Petticoats
Chuck Wendig – Star Wars: Aftermath – Empire’s End
Neil Gaiman – Norse Mythology
Genevieve Cogman – The Burning Page
Erin Bowman – Vengeance Road
Meg Caddy – Waer

New & Recent Releases:
Dhonielle Clayton – The Bells (TheYARoom Book Club)
Emily Suvada – This Mortal Coil
Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristof – Obsidio

Other:
Mary Shelly – Frankenstein


APRIL 2018 TBR
Books for Review:
Lynda La Plante – Widows (Allen and Unwin)
Volker Kutscher – Babylon Berlin (Allen and Unwin)
Amanda Foody – Ace of Shades (Netgalley)
Annabeth Albert – Squared Away (Netgalley)
Maura Milan – Ignite the Stars (Netgalley)
Jesse Andrews – Munmun (Allen and Unwin)
Claudia Gray – Defy the Worlds (Allen and Unwin)
Alexandra Christo – To Kill a Kingdom (Allen and Unwin)
Karly Lane – Someone Like You (Allen and Unwin)
Vanessa Tait – The Pharmacist’s Wife (Allen and Unwin)
Annabeth Albert – Tight Quarters (Netgalley)

Book Hauls Revisited:
Doug Ramsey – The Maxim Chronicles
Wendy Orr – Dragonfly Song
Cecelia Ahern – Perfect
B.A. Paris – The Breakdown
Meagan Spooner – Hunted
Genevieve Cogman – The Burning Page
Erin Bowman – Vengeance Road
Chuck Wendig – Star Wars: Aftermath – Empire’s End

New & Recent (2018) Releases:
Margo McGovern – Neverland
Emily Suvada – This Mortal Coil
Emily X.R. Pan – The Astonishing Color of After (The YA Room Book Club)

Backlist & Other:
Robin Hobb – Assassin’s Apprentice (The Name of the Book Book Club)

MAY 2018 TBR
Books for Review:
Alexandra Christo – To Kill a Kingdom (Allen and Unwin)
Karly Lane – Someone Like You (Allen and Unwin)
Vanessa Tait – The Pharmacist’s Wife (Allen and Unwin)
Jus Accardo – Alpha (Netgalley)
Sarah Bailey – Into the Night Currently Reading

Book Hauls Revisited:
Robin Roe – A List of Cages
A.S. King – Glory O’Brien’s History of the Future 
Patrick Ness – The Rest of Us Just Live Here
Marie Lu – The Young Elites

2018 Releases:
Margo McGovern – Neverland
Emily Suvada – This Mortal Coil
Sarah Epstein – Small Spaces
Alice Oseman – I Was Born for This (The YA Room Book Club)
Sylvain Neuval – Only Human
Jay Kristoff – Lifel1k3
Sarah J Maas – A Court of Frost and Starlight
Jenn Bennett – Starry Eyes

Backlist & Other:
J.K. Rowling – HP & the Prisoner of Azkaban
Paula Weston – Shadows


JUNE 2018 TBR
Books for Review:
Alex Rance – Tiger’s Roar (Allen & Unwin)
Gabbie Stroud – Teacher (Allen & Unwin) Currently Reading
Kate van Hooft – We See the Stars (Allen & Unwin)
Morgan Matson – Save the Date (Simon & Schuster)

Book Hauls Revisited:
A.S. King – Glory O’Brien’s History of the Future
S.J. Jones – Wintersong
Joelle Charbonneau – Dividing Eden

2018 Releases:
Stephanie Garber – Legendary
Martha Wells – Artificial Condition
C.G. Drews – A Thousand Perfect Notes (The YA Room)

Backlist & Other:
Emily Rodda – The Shop at Hooper’s Bend
Paula Weston – Shadows
Phillip Pullman – Northern Lights



JULY 2018 TBR
Books for Review:


Book Hauls Revisited (July/August 2017):

Callie Bates – The Waking Lands
Amanda Foody – Daughter of the Burning City Hardcover
Louise Pentland – Wilde Like Me
Tony Jones – The Twentieth Man
Yangsze Choo – The Ghost Bride
Justin Woolley – A City Called Smoke
Justin Woolley – A World Of Ash
Lili Wilkinson – The Boundless Sublime
Jackie French – Facing the Flame
Kylie Ladd – The Way Back
Paula Weston – The Undercurrent
Christie Golden – Star Wars Battlefront II: Inferno Squad
Dr. Susan Carland – Fighting Hislam
Liz Kessler – Read Me Like a Book
Francesca Zappia – Eliza and her Monsters
Samantha Shannon – The Mime Order


2018 Releases:
Anna Snoekstra – Mercy Point (TheYARoom July Book Club book)
Fleur Ferris – Found

Backlist & Other:


Tome Topple Round 6 Potential Read:

Phillip Pullman – The Amber Spyglass
Volker Kutscher – Babylon Berlin
Phillip Pullman – The Book of Dust
J.K. Rowling – HP & the Goblet of Fire
James SA Corey – Abandon’s Gate Currently Reading
Samantha Shannon – The Mime Order
Stefan Anhem – Eighteen Below
Marisha Pessl – Night Film
Justin Cronin – The City of Mirrors
books I have finished.

JANUARY 2018
Seanan McGuire – Beneath the Sugar Sky (Wayward Children #3)
Wendy Mak – The Capsule Wardrobe
Matthew Reilly – Contest
Holly Black – The Cruel Prince*
Jack Heath – Hangman
Margaret Stohl – Black Widow: Red Vengeance
Stuart Turton – The 7 1/2 Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle
Matthew Reilly – Ice Station
Matthew Reilly – Temple
Gillian Flynn – Sharp Objects
Kevin Hearne – Heir to the Jedi
Pierce Brown – Red Rising
Daniel O’Malley – The Rook
Mark Manson – The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*uck
Robin Talley – As I Descended
Holly Throsby – Goodwood
V.E. Scwab – Vicious
Samira Ahmed – Love, Hate & Other Filters
Matthew Reilly – Hover Car Racer
Penni Russon – The Endsister
Nicole Hurley-Moore – White Gum Creek
Jessica Cluess – A Shadow Bright and Burning

Marie Lu – Batman: Nightwalker

FEBRUARY 2018
Caroline Kepnes – You
Kimberly Reid – #PrettyBoyMustDie
Christina Henry – Alice
Penelope Janu – In At the Deep End
Isabelle Carmody – Metro Winds
Emma Newman – Between Two Thorns
Amanda Hocking – Freeks
Ellie Marnie – White Night
Lyndsay Faye – Jane Steel

MARCH 2018
Lynette Noni – Graevale
Neil Gaiman – Norse Mythology
Tarrah Andrews – Stripped
Fleure Beale – Lyla (Through My Eyes – Natural Disaster Stories)
Sylvain Neuvel – Sleeping Giants
Sylvain Neuvel – Waking Gods
Dhonielle Clayton – The Belles
Jenn Polish – Lost Boy, Found Boy
Jessica Spotswood (Ed.) – A Tyranny of Petticoats
Meg Caddy – Waer
Morden, SJ – One Way
Jessica Spotswood (Ed.) – The Radical Element
Mary Shelly – Frankenstein
Laini Taylor – Night of Cake and Puppets
Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff – Obsidio
Chris Claremont – X-Treme X-Men #4: Mekanix
Angie Thomas – The Hate U Give
J.K. Rowling – Harry Potter & the Chamber of Secrets
Derek Landy – Skulduggery Pleasant: Resurrection

APRIL 2018
J.C. Burke – The Things We Promise
Jesse Andrews – Munmun
Claudia Gray – Defy the Worlds
Chuck Wendig – Star Wars: Aftermath – Empire’s End
Samantha Shannon – The Bone Season
Amanda Foody – Ace of Shades (Netgalley)
Annabeth Albert – Squared Away (Netgalley)
Maura Milan – Ignite the Stars (Netgalley)
Wendy Orr – Dragonfly Song
Genevieve Cogman – The Burning Page
Cecelia Ahern – Perfect
Erin Bowman – Vengeance Road
B.A. Paris – The Breakdown
Robin Hobb – Assassin’s Apprentice
Emily X.R. Pan – The Astonishing Color of After
Doug Ramsey – The Maxim Chronicles
Meagan Spooner – Hunted
Tamora Pierce – Alanna, the First Adventure
Annabeth Albert – Tight Quarters (Netgalley)
Alexandra Christo – To Kill a Kingdom (Allen and Unwin)

MAY 2018
Karly Lane – Someone Like You (Allen and Unwin)
Vanessa Tait – The Pharmacist’s Wife (Allen and Unwin)
Patrick Ness – The Rest of Us Just Live Here
Sylvain Neuval – Only Human
Sarah Epstein – Small Spaces
Mario Vargas Llosa – The Neighbourhood
Robin Roe – A List of Cages
Sarah J Maas – A Court of Frost and Starlight
Jay Kristoff – Lifel1k3
Alice Oseman – I Was Born for This
Emily Suvada – This Mortal Coil
Jus Accardo – Alpha (Netgalley)
Marie Lu – The Young Elites
Jenn Bennett – Starry Eyes
A.S. King – Ask the Passengers
J.K. Rowling – HP & the Prisoner of Azkaban
Margo McGovern – Neverland
Sarah Bailey – Into the Night
Carolyn Denman – Songlines

JUNE 2018
Peter Carnavas – The Elephant
Derek Landy – Skulduggery Pleasant: Midnight
Paula Weston – Shadows
Lisa Shanahan – The Grand Genius Summer of Henry Hobbler
Phillip Pullman – Northern Lights
Joelle Charbonneau – Dividing Eden
Matthew Reilly – Area 7
Emily Rodda – The Shop at Hooper’s Bend
A.S. King – Glory O’Brien’s History of the Future
S.J. Jones – Wintersong
Morgan Matson – Save the Date (Simon & Schuster)
Alex Rance – Tiger’s Roar (Allen & Unwin)
Phillip Pullman – The Subtle Knife
C.G. Drews – A Thousand Perfect Notes (The YA Room)
Leslye Walton – The Price Guide to the Occult
Becky Chambers – Record of a Spaceborn Few
Martha Wells – All Systems Red
John Scalzi – Old Man’s War
Martha Wells – Artificial Condition
Gabbie Stroud – Teacher
Michael Crichton – The Lost World
Kate van Hooft – We See the Stars

Phillip Pullman – The Amber Spyglass
JULY 2018
Justin Cronin – City of Mirrors