Books of 2009

These are the books that I have read in 2009. The links lead to the small reviews I post on Goodreads. I was aiming for 50 books this year, but I’ve bumped it up to 75 now. I also posted the books that I read in 2008.

  1. Holy Cow: An Indian Adventure – Sarah Macdonald
  2. Graceling – Kristin Cashmore
  3. Feed – MT Anderson
  4. Sandman: Nocturnes and Preludes – Neil Gaiman (graphic novel)
  5. The Color of Magic – Terry Pratchett
  6. Away – Amy Bloom
  7. Paper Towns – John Green
  8. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo – Stieg Larsson (audio)
  9. The Autobiography of Eleanor Roosevelt – Eleanor Roosevelt
  10. M is for Magic – Neil Gaiman
  11. Writing Down the Bones – Natalie Goldberg
  12. Frankenstein – Mary Shelley (iPhone & paper)
  13. The Elegance of the Hedgehog – Muriel Barbery
  14. The Stolen Child – Keith Donohue (audio)
  15. Pretty Monsters – Kelly Link
  16. World War Z – Max Brooks (audio)
  17. The Hunger Games – Suzanne Collins
  18. Jane Eyre – Charlotte Bronte
  19. Interworld – Neil Gaiman & Michael Reaves
  20. Magic for Beginners – Kelly Link (paper & iphone)
  21. Kiki Strike & the Shadow City – Kirsten Miller
  22. Alanna – Tamora Pierce
  23. Wicked Lovely – Melissa Marr
  24. The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks – E. Lockhart
  25. The Book Thief – Markus Zusak
  26. The Guernsey Literary Potato Peel Pie Society – Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows
  27. Stranger in a Strange Land – Robert Heinlein
  28. The Adoration of Jenna Fox – Mary Pearson
  29. American Born Chinese – Gene Luen Yang (graphic novel)
  30. City of Bones – Cassandra Clare
  31. The Selfish Giant and The Star Child – Oscar Wilde (graphic novel)
  32. In the Hand of the Goddess – Tamora Pierce
  33. The Woman Who Rides Like a Man – Tamora Pierce
  34. City of Ashes – Cassandra Clare
  35. City of Glass – Cassandra Clare
  36. The Blue Sword – Robin McKinley
  37. Kiki Strike: The Empress’s Tomb – Kirsten Miller
  38. Wild Magic – Tamora Pierce
  39. Lioness Rampant – Tamora Pierce
  40. A Wizard of Earthsea – Ursula K. Le Guin
  41. We Never Talk About My Brother – Peter S. Beagle
  42. Wolf-speaker – Tamora Pierce
  43. Emperor Mage – Tamora Pierce
  44. The Realms of the Gods – Tamora Pierce
  45. Carry On, Jeaves – PG Wodehouse (audio)
  46. Pride and Prejudice and Zombies – Jane Austen & Seth Grahame-Smith
  47. The Hero and the Crown – Robin McKinley
  48. Catching Fire – Suzanne Collins
  49. Persepolis I & II – Marjane Satrapi (graphic novel)
  50. First Test – Tamora Pierce
  51. Page – Tamora Pierce
  52. Squire – Tamora Pierce
  53. Lady Knight – Tamora Pierce
  54. Trickster’s Choice – Tamora Pierce
  55. Trickser’s Queen – Tamora Pierce
  56. Terrier – Tamora Pierce
  57. Bloodhound – Tamora Pierce
  58. Sabriel – Garth Nix
  59. Uglies – Scott Westerfeld
  60. Lirael – Garth Nix
  61. Abhorsen – Garth Nix (iPhone)
  62. Brave New World – Aldous Huxley (iPhone)
  63. Pretties – Scott Westerfeld
  64. Specials – Scott Westerfeld
  65. Across the Wall – Garth Nix
  66. Fables: Legends in Exile – Bill Willingham (graphic novel)
  67. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone – JK Rowling
  68. Across the Nightingale Floor – Lian Hearn
  69. The Magicians – Lev Grossman
  70. Sorcery and Cecelia – Patricia Wrede & Caroline Stevermer
  71. The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane – Katherine Howe (audio)
  72. Extras – Scott Westerfeld
  73. Prospero Lost – L. Jagi Lamplighter
  74. Middlesex – Jeffrey Eugenides
  75. The Giver – Lowis Lowry
  76. The Hobbit – JRR Tolkein (audio)
  77. Fire – Kristin Cashore
  78. Mistborn: The Final Empire – Brandon Sanderson
  79. On Basilisk Station – David Weber (iPhone)
  80. A Great and Terrible Beauty – Libba Bray
  81. Let It Snow – John Green, Lauren Miracle & Maureen Johnson
  82. The Lightning Thief – Rick Riordan
  83. The Sea of Monsters – Rick Riordan