Books 2010


The Book Thief – Marcus Zusak

The Handmaid’s Tale – Margaret Atwood

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas – John Boyne

Thirteenth Child – Patricia C. Wrede

Beautiful Creatures – Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl

The Elegance of the Hedgehog – Muriel Barbery

Victory of Eagles – Naomi Novik


Lonely Werewolf Girl – Martin Millar

A Local Habitation – Seanan McGuire

Tender Morsels – Margo Lanagan

Time of Trial – Michael Pryor

Liar – Justine Larbalestier

Soulless – Gail Carriger

Gamers’ Quest – George Ivanoff


A Great and Terrible Beauty – Libba Bray

Going Bovine – Libba Bray

Guilty Pleasures – Laurell K. Hamilton

Bones: Buried Deep – Max Allan Collins

The Iron King – Julie Kagawa

Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief – Rick Riordan

Wake – Lisa McMann

Boneshaker – Cherie Priest

Hourglass – Claudia Gray

Guardian of the Dead – Karen Healey

The Demon’s Lexicon – Sarah Rees Brennan


Rebel Angels – Libba Bray

First Test – Tamora Pierce (reread)

Page – Tamora Pierce (reread)

Squire – Tamora Pierce (reread)

Lady Knight – Tamora Pierce (reread)

Wild Magic – Tamora Pierce (reread)

Wolf Speaker Tamora Pierce (reread)

Alanna: The First Adventure Tamora Pierce (reread)

In the Hand of the Goddess Tamora Pierce (reread)

The Woman Who Rides Like A Man Tamora Pierce (reread)

Lioness Rampant – Tamora Pierce (reread)


Dragon Haven – Robin Hobb

The Magician’s Guild – Trudi Canavan

White Tiger – Kylie Chan

A Reputable Rake – Diane Gaston

Emperor Mage Tamora Pierce (reread)

The Realms of the Gods – Tamora Pierce (reread)

A Belated Bride – Karen Hawkins

Percy Jackson and the Sea of Monsters – Rick Riordan

Devil in a Kilt  – Sue-Ellen Welfonder

Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone – J. K. Rowling (reread)

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets – J. K. Rowling (reread)

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban – J. K. Rowling (reread)

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire – J. K. Rowling (reread)

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix – J. K. Rowling (reread)

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince – J. K. Rowling (reread)

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – J. K. Rowling (reread)

The Novice – Trudi Canavan

Soul Song – Marjorie M. Liu


The High Lord – Trudi Canavan

Spirit Bound – Richelle Mead

Poison Study – Maria V. Snyder

Magic Study – Maria V. Snyder

The Hidden Heart – Laura Kinsale

Fire Study – Maria V. Snyder

The Journal of Dora Damage – Belinda Starling

A Secret Love – Stephanie Laurens

Worldshaker – Richard Harland

A Game of Thrones – George R. R. Martin (reread)


Cold Magic – Kate Elliott

A Clash of Kings – George R. R. Martin (reread)

A Storm of Swords 1: Steel and Snow – George R. R. Martin (reread)

A Storm of Swords 2: Blood and Gold – George R. R. Martin (reread)

The Magician’s Apprentice – Trudi Canavan


The Ambassador’s Mission – Trudi Canavan

In The Blood – Jackie French

This is Shyness – Leanne Hall

Kiki Strike: Inside the Shadow City – Kirsten Miller

A Feast for Crows – George R. R. Martin (reread)

The Giver – Lois Lowry

Skinned – Robin Wasserman

White Cat – Holly Black

The Rogue – Trudi Canavan (draft)


Shadow Queen – Deborah Kalin

Moment of Truth – Michael Pryor

Moonshine – Alaya Johnson

Shadow Bound – Deborah Kalin

Jealousy – Lili St. Crow

Secrets of the Fire Sea – Stephen Hunt


Feed – Mira Grant

The Adoration of Jenna Fox – Mary E. Pearson

Clockwork Angel – Cassandra Clare

Spell of the Highlander – Karen Marie Moning

Bridal Favours – Connie Brockway

Madigan Mine – Kirstyn McDermott


Fables: The Dark Ages – Bill Willingham, Mark Buckingham, Peter Gross, Andrew Pepoy, Michael Allred and David Hahn

The Tongues of Serpents – Naomi Novik

Fourteen Years of Loyal Service in a Fabric-Covered Box: A Dilbert Book – Scott Adams

Crossed – Garth Ennis and Jacen Burrows

Jaran – Kate Elliott

Questionable Content: Volume 1 – Jeph Jacques (technical reread)

The Sweet Far Thing – Libba Bray

Mockingjay – Suzanne Collins


An Artificial Night – Seanan McGuire

Last Sacrifice – Richelle Mead

Fallen – Lauren Kate

Scott Pilgrim’s Precious Little Life (Vol 1) – Bryan Lee O’Malley

Scott Pilgrim vs the World (Vol 2) – Bryan Lee O’Malley

Zombies vs Unicorns – Justine Larbalestier and Holly Black (eds)

Fire – Kristin Cashore

Total Read: 105

New: 80

Rereads: 25

  1. tessa kendall says:

    the book thief is really good, but the messenger by marcus zusak is possibly better in my opinion. if you haven’t read it, i think you might like it because it’s set in sydney and just has really normal things disrupted by something slightly other-wordly. i really, really love it.

  2. fozmeadows says:

    Thanks Tessa! Will try and check it out.

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