Books Read in 2015

71. “Watson and Holmes Volume 2” by Brandon Perlow, Paul Mendoza, Lyndsay Faye (Author), Karl Bollers (Script), N.Steven Harris (Illustrator), Jay David Ramos (Colors), Brandon Easton (Author), Steven Grant (Author), Hannibal Tabu (Author), Dennis Calero (Illustrator), Eli Powel (Illustrator), Wilson Ramos Jr (Lettering), and David Lanphear (Lettering)

70. “Flying Again: A Step by Step Guide for Your Transition Back into the Cockpit” by Jason Schappert and Larry Diamond

69. “The End of Karma: Hope and Fury Among India’s Young” by Somini Sengupta

68. “Firefly: Shots from the Camera of Nathan Fillion” by Nathan Fillion

67. “Modern Hymns from Ancient Words: An Educational, Old Testament Hymnal” by Todd J. Barry and Illustrated by Rachel Wendt

66. “Color-Along Ukulele: A Method Book for People Drawn to Play” by Heidid Swedberg and Daniel Ward and Illustrated by El Ray

65. “Star Wars: Before the Awakening” by Greg Rucka

64. “Manners and Mutiny: Finishing School: Book the Fourth” by Gail Carriger

63. “MC Longneck’s Epic Space Adventure” by Andrew Rader and Illustrated by Galen Frazer

62. “Lafayette in the Somewhat United States” by Sarah Vowell

61. “Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard, Book One: The Sword of Summer” by Rick Riordan

60. “How the Marquis Got His Coat Back” by Neil Gaiman

59. “App Empire: Make Money, Have a Life, and Let Technology Work for You” by Chad Mureta

58. “International Relations: A Very Short Introduction” by Paul Wilkinson

57. “Terry Pratchett’s Folio” by Terry Pratchett

56. “Shaking Hands with Death” by Terry Pratchett

55. “Turbo the Flying Dog” Kelly Kennedy and Victoria Zajko and Illustrated by Michelle Zajko

54. “Undead and Unforgiven” by Mary Janice Davidson

53. “Browsings: A Year of Reading, Collecting, and Living With Books” by Michael Dirda

52. “Better Than Fiction 2: More True Travel Tales From Great Fiction Writers” edited by Don George

51. “The Shepherd’s Crown” by Terry Pratchett

50. “Asia’s Cauldron: The South China Ease and the End of a Stable Pacific” by Robert D. Kaplan

49. “You’re Never Weird on the Internet (Almost)” by Felicia Day

48. “Draw ‘Em With the Pointy End: A Game of Thrones Art Book” by Grace Fong

47. “In Defense of a Liberal Education” by Fareed Zakaria

46. “Thor: The Goddess of Thunder” by Jason Aaron and artists Russell Dauterman and Jorge Molina

45. “The Magical Monkey King: Mischief in Heaven” by Ji-Li Jiang and Illustrated by Youshan Tang

44. “The Post-American World: Release 2.0” by Fareed Zakaria

43. “The Case of the Gypsy Goodbye” by Nancy Springer

42. “The Case of the Cryptic Crinoline” by Nancy Springer

41. “The Case of the Peculiar Pink Fan” by Nancy Springer

40. “The Case of the Left-Handed Lady” by Nancy Springer

39. “The Case of the Bizarre Bouquets” by Nancy Springer

38. “The Rince Cycle” Adapted for the Stage by Terry Brooks and Stephen Briggs

37. “The Case of the Missing Marquess” by Nancy Springer

36. “The Idealist: Jeffrey Sachs and the Quest to End Poverty” by Nina Munk

35. “Lamentation” by C.J. Sansom

34. “Taking Off Emily Dickinson’s Cloths” by Billy Collins

33. “Saga: Volume Four” by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples

32. “Saga: Volume Three” by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples

31. “The Martian” by Andy Weir

30. “Saga: Volume Two” by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples

29. “Saga: Volume One” by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples

28. “Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future” by Ashlee Vance

27. “Theories of International Politics and Zombies: Revived Edition” by Daniel W. Drezner

26. “The Happiness of Pursuit: Finding the Quest That Will Bring Purpose to Your Life” by Chris Guillebeau

25. “The Great Degeneration: How Institutions Decay and Economies Die” by Niall Ferguson

24. “Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide” by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn

23. “The Wonder of the White Butterfly” by Todd J. Barry and Illustrated by Linda McCarthy

22. “Start a Revolution” Stop Acting Like a Library” by Ben Bizzle and Maria Flora

21. “Very Good Lives: The Fringe Benefits of Failure and the Importance of Imagination” by J.K. Rowling

20. “The Shakespeare Thefts: In Search of the First Folios” by Eric Rasmussen

19. “Prudence: The Custard Protocol: Book One” by Gail Carriger

18. “Start Something That Matters” by Blake Mycoskie

17. “This Year Will Be Different: The Insightful Guide to Becoming a Freelancer” by Monika Kanokoua

16. “Dreaming Spies” by Laurie R. King

15. “The Obelisk and the Englishman: The Pioneering Discoveries of Egyptologist William Bankes” by Dorothy U. Seyler

14. “Orlando: The Brave Vulture” by Tomi Ungerer

13. “Global Economic History: A Short Introduction” by Robert C. Allen

12. “We Should All be Feminists” by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

11. “Poems to Learn by Heart” by Caroline Kennedy and Paintings by Jon J. Muth

10. “Night Flight: Amelia Earhart Crosses the Atlantic” by Robert Burleigh and painted by Wendell Minor

9. “Read This! Handpicked Favorites from America’s Indie Bookstores” edited by Hans Weyandt

8. “Away in My Airplane” by Margaret Wise Brown and Illustrated by Henry Fisher

7. “Moustronaut Goes to Mars” by Mark Kelly and Illustrated by C.F. Payne

6. “Globalization: A Very Short Introduction” by Manfred B. Steger

5. “Granada: A Pomegranate in the Hand of God” by Steven Nightingale

4. “Boomerang: Travels in the New Third World” by Michael Lewis

3. “Ms Marvel: No Normal” by G. Willow Wilson and Adrian Alphona

2. “The Sleeper and the Spindle” by Neil Gaiman and Illustrated by Chris Riddell

1. “As Chimney Sweepers Come to Dust” by Alan Bradley