Books Read in 2014

77. “Littlest Lovecraft: The Dunwich Horror” by Tro Rex and Eyona Bella

76. “All About the Cows: A Bovine Tribute” by Tro Rex and illustrated Eyona Bella

75. “Louise Loves Art” by Kelly Light

74. “The Curious Case of the Copper Corpse” by Alan Bradley

73. “Mary’s Christmas” by Laurie R. King

72. “The Spiritglass Charade” by Colleen Gleason

71. “Waistcoats and Weaponry” by Gail Carriger

70. “How to Flirt with a Naked Werewolf” by Molly Harper

69. “Ballistics: Poems” by Billy Collins

68. “The St. Trinian’s Story: The Whole Ghastly Dossier” complied by Kaye Webb and Ronald Searle

67. “Hansel and Gretel” by Neil Gaiman and Lorenzo Mattotti

66. “The Clockwork Scarab” by Colleen Gleason

65. “Undead and Unwary” by Mary Janice Davidson

64. “The Eye of Zoltar” by Jasper Fforde

63. “Million of Cats” by Wanda Gag

62. “Spoon River Anthology” by Edgar Lee Masters

61. “Twas the Night Before Thanksgiving” by Dav Pilkey

60. “The Night Before Halloween” by Natasha Wig and illustrated by Cynthia Fisher

59. “Green: The History of a Color” by Michel Pastoureau and translated by Jody Gladding

58. “Chronicles of Old San Francisco: Exploring the Historic City by the Bay” by Gael Chandler

57. “Internationalization and the North American University Library” by Karen Bordonaro

56. “Gunga Din and Other Favorite Poems” by Rudyard Kipling

55. “Madeline” by Ludwig Bemelmans

54. “Cards on the Table” by Agatha Christie

53. “The Woman Who Would Be King: Hatshepsut’s Rise to Power in Ancient Egypt” by Kara Cooney

52. “The Voice at 3:00 A.M.: Selected Late and New Poems” by Charles Simic

51. “Love and Misadventure” by Lang Leav

50. “Once” by Alice Walker

49. “St. Trinian’s: The Entire Appalling Business” by Ronald Searle

48. “The Truth is a Cave in the Black Mountains: A Tale of Travel and Darkness with Pictures of All Kinds” by Neil Gaiman and Illustrated by Eddie Campbell

47. “West Wind: Poems and Prose Poems” by Mary Oliver

46. “Slightly Foxed, but Still Desirable: Ronald Searle’s Wicked World of Book Collecting” by Ronald Searle

45. “Hurrah for St. Trinian’s and Other Lapses” by Ronald Searle

44. “The Dead in their Vaulted Arches” by Alan Bradley

43. “Speaking From Among the Bones” by Alan Bradley

42. “I am Half-Sick of Shadows” by Alan Bradley

41. “A Red Herring Without Mustard” by Alan Bradley

40. “Start Here 2: Read Your Way Into 25 Amazing Authors” by Jeff O’Neal and Rebecca Joines Schinsky

39. “The Baklava Club” by Jason Goodwin

38. “The Weeds that String the Hangman’s Bag” by Alan Bradley

37. “Death’s Daughter and the Basket of Kittens” by Martha Hull

36. “The Official Quotable Doctor Who: Wise Words From Across Space and Time” by Cavan Scott and Mark Wright

35. “Native Guard” by Natasha Trethewey

34. “Surprise, Security, and the American Experience” by John Lewis Gaddis

33. “The Apple that Astonished Paris” by Billy Collins

32. “The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie” by Alan Bradley

31. “Indonesia, Etc.: Exploring the Improbable Nation” by Elizabeth Pisani

30. “Lindbergh: The Tale of a Flying Mouse” by Torben Kuhlmann

29. “The Pilot and the Little Prince: The Life of Antoine de Saint-Exupery” by Peter Sis

28. “Mousetronaut” by Mark Kelly and Illustrated by C.F. Payne

27. “The Scottish Banker of Surabaya” by Ian Hamilton

26. “The Fault in Our Stars” by John Green

25. “Parnassus on Wheels” by Christopher Morley

24. “Ricky’s Spooky House” by Micah Edward and Illustrated by Tom Brown

23. “The Two Sisters of Borneo” by Ian Hamilton

22. “Redshirts” by John Scalzi

21. “The Red Pole of Macau” by Ian Hamilton

20. “The Wild Beasts of Wuhan” by Ian Hamilton

19. “Things a Little Bird Told Me: Confessions of a Creative Mind” by Biz Stone

18. “The Disciple of Las Vegas” by Ian Hamilton

17. “Internationalization of the North American University Library” by Karen Bordonaro

16. “The Water Rat of Wanchai” by Ian Hamilton

15. “Bless this Food: Ancient and Contemporary Graces from Around the World” by Adrian Butash

14. “Thomas Jefferson Builds a Library” by Barb Rosenstock and Illustrated by John O’Brien

13. “Travels in Zanskar: A Journey to a Closed Kingdom” by Mark Boyden

12. “Raising Steam” by Terry Pratchett

11. “Aimless Love: New and Selected Poems” by Billy Collins

10. “Directing Herbert White: Poems” by James Franco

9. “The Superior Life” by Jean Miriam Larson

8. “I am Amelia Earhart” by Brad Meltzer and Illustrated by Christopher Eliopoulos

7. “Google Search Secrets” by Michael P. Sauers and Christa Burns

6. “His Day is Done: A Nelson Mandela Tribute” by Maya Angelou

5. “Traveling Man: The Journey of Ibn Battuta, 1325- 1354” by James Rumford

4. “The Man with the Violin” by Kathy Stinson and Dustan Petricic

3. “Start Here: Read Your Way into 25 Amazing Authors” edited by Jeff O’Neal and Rebecca Joines Schinsky

2. “City of Lost Dreams” by Magnus Flyte

1. “City of Dark Magic” by Magnus Flyte