From mysteries to graphic novels, children’s books to adult titles, we’ve read a lot of great books this year that we would like to share with you!


-Hero by Alethea Kontis

-Of Poseidon by Anna Banks

-The Song of the Quarkbeast by Jasper Fforde

-The Boy on the Porch by Sharon Creech

-Poison by Bridget Zinn

-The Selection by Kiera Cass

-Letters from Skye by Jessica Brockmole

-Etiquette and Espionage by Gail Carriger

-Cinder by Marissa Meyer

-The House at the End of Hope Street by Menna van Praag


-Life After Life by Kate Atkinson

-Where’d You Go, Bernadette? by Maria Semple

-Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell

-Edge of Dark Water by Joe Lansdale

-Arcadia by Lauren Groff

-May We Be Forgiven by A. M. Homes


-Doctor Who: Eleven Doctors, Eleven Stories by Eoin Colfer, Michael Scott, Marcus Sedgwick, Philip Reeve, Patrick Ness, Richelle Mead, Malorie Blackman, Alex Scarrow, Charlie Higson, Derek Landy, and Neil Gaiman

-Darwin’s Doubt: The Explosive Origin of Animal Life and the Case for Intelligent Design by Stephen C. Meyer

-Smallville, Season 11. Vol. 1, The Guardian by Bryan Q. Miller; Pere Perez, illustrator

-Damascus Countdown by Joel C. Rosenberg

-Guns by Stephen King


-Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel

-Mortality by Christopher Hitchens

-Lady Eve’s Indiscretion by Grace Burrowes

-Takedown Twenty by Janet Evanovich

-The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes


-Rest You Merry by Charlotte MacLeod

-An Old Betrayal by Charles Finch

-A Dying Fall by Elly Griffiths

-A Place of Confinement by Anna Dean

-The Withdrawing Room by Charlotte MacLeod


-Alif the Unseen by G. Willow Wilson

-The Panopticon by Jenni Fagan

-Primates: The Fearless Science of Jane Goodall, Diane Fossey, and Birute Galdikas by Jim Ottaviani; Maris Wicks, illustrator

-Tell the Wolves I’m Home by Carol Rifka Brunt

-The Dog Stars by Peter Heller

-Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell

-Me Before You by Jojo Moyes

-Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, + Me by Ellen Forney

-Monstrous Beauty by Elizabeth Fama


-Seraphina by Rachel Hartman

-The Dog Stars by Peter Heller

-Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell

-The Dream Thieves by Maggie Stiefvater

-Monstrous Beauty by Elizabeth Fama

-Simplicity Parenting by Kim John Payne