2018: My Year In Books

This year was not my best in terms of exceeding my reading goals, but I still beat my 2018 challenge by reading 35 books (five titles more than my target of 30 total). I did enjoy my selections this year, even if I had to read several in the pressure-cooker of graduate school.

  1. Elevation, Stephen King
  2. The Picture of Dorian Gray, Oscar Wilde
  3. Frankenstein, Mary Shelley
  4. Astrophysics for People in a Hurry, Neil DeGrasse Tyson
  5. Inferno, Dante Alighieri
  6. The Dressage Chronicles: Rings of Fire, Karen McGoldrick
  7. The Dressage Chronicles: The Right Girl for the Job, Karen McGoldrick
  8. Oedipus the King, Sophocles
  9. King Lear, William Shakespeare
  10. Beatrice and Virgil, Yann Martel
  11. Mercy in the City, Kerry Weber
  12. The Weirdstone of Brisingamen, Alan Garner
  13. The Return of the King, J.R.R. Tolkien
  14. Once Upon a Time in the North, Philip Pullman
  15. The Two Towers, J.R.R. Tolkien
  16. The Fellowship of the Ring, J.R.R. Tolkien
  17. The Hobbit, J.R.R. Tolkien
  18. The Dark is Rising, Susan Cooper
  19. Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Pearl, and Sir Orfeo, J.R.R. Tolkien
  20. The Golden Compass, Philip Pullman
  21. The Dressage Chronicles: A Matter of Feel, Karen McGoldrick
  22. The Last Battle, C.S. Lewis
  23. The Magician’s Nephew, C.S. Lewis
  24. The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe, C.S. Lewis
  25. Dragonfly in Amber, Diana Gabaldon
  26. The Bondwoman’s Narrative, Hannah Crafts
  27. The Lamplighter, Maria Susanna Cummins
  28. The Dressage Chronicles, Karen McGoldrick
  29. Still Me, Jojo Moyes
  30. The Wide, Wide World, Susan Warner
  31. Origin, Dan Brown
  32. Hope Leslie, Catharine Maria Sedgwick
  33. The Coquette, Hannah W. Foster
  34. Capital Gaines: Smart Things I Learned Doing Stupid Stuff, Chip Gaines
  35. Young Once, Patrick Modiano

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