Sunday, January 01, 2012

Reading List - 2012

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Books I Read in 2012

(Ratings out of 10 - consider 6 to be the minimum of what I expect a published book to be.)

Among Others
by Jo Walton
Finished book on: September 13, 2012
Quality of writing: 8
Quality of story: 5
Enjoyability: 6.5


The Last Four Things
by Paul Hoffman
Finished book on: August 14, 2012
Quality of writing: 8
Quality of story: 7
Enjoyability: 7.5

The Left Hand of God
by Paul Hoffman
Finished book on: August 10, 2012
Quality of writing: 8
Quality of story: 7
Enjoyability: 7.5

Advent
by James Treadwell
Finished book on: July ~26, 2012
Quality of writing: 8
Quality of story: 6.5
Enjoyability: 7 

Broken Blade
by Kelly McCullough
Finished book on: July 10, 2012
Quality of writing: 6
Quality of story: 6.5
Enjoyability: 7

The Minority Council
by Kate Griffin
Finished book on: June 10, 2012
Quality of writing: 8
Quality of story: 8
Enjoyability: 8

Casket of Souls
by Lynn Flewelling
Finished book on: June 3, 2012
Quality of writing: 7.5
Quality of story: 7.5
Enjoyability: 7.5

Twenty Palaces
by Harry Connolly
Finished book on: May 20, 2012
Quality of writing: 7.5
Quality of story: 8
Enjoyability: 8


Circle of Enemies
by Harry Connolly
Finished book on: May 18, 2012
Quality of writing: 8
Quality of story: 8
Enjoyability: 8.5


The Way of Shadows
by Brent Weeks
Finished book on: May 12, 2012
Quality of writing: 7.5
Quality of story: 7.5
Enjoyability: 7.5


Blackbirds
by Chuck Wendig
Finished book on: May 5, 2012
Quality of writing: 8
Quality of story: 7
Enjoyability: 7


The Alchemist of Souls
by Anne Lyle
Finished book on: May 2, 2012
Quality of writing: 7.5
Quality of story: 8
Enjoyability: 8
Comment: A cracking-good read!

The Once and Future King
by T. H. White
Finished book on: Apr 29, 2012
Quality of writing: 8
Quality of story: 6.5
Enjoyability: 6.5
Comment: It took me forever to get through this. Well-written, endearing, but not really my cup of tea.

The Road
by Cormac McCarthy
Finished book on: Mar 13, 2012
Quality of writing: 9
Quality of story: 8
Enjoyability: 7.5

Perfume: The Story of a Murderer

by Patrick Suskind
Finished book on: Feb 28, 2012
Quality of writing: 8
Quality of story: 7.5
Enjoyability: 7.5

A Rope of Thorns

by Gemma Files
Finished book on: Feb 21, 2012
Quality of writing: 8.5
Quality of story: 6
Enjoyability: 6.5

Ready Player One

by Ernest Cline
Finished book on: Jan 22, 2012
Quality of writing: 6.5
Quality of story: 7.5
Enjoyability: 8

On Stranger Tides
by Tim Powers
Finished book on: Jan 22, 2012
Quality of writing: 7.5
Quality of story: 7.5
Enjoyability: 7.5

4 comments:

fairyhedgehog said...

I have no idea how many books I read last year!

This year I'm reading two at once: one on my phone and laptop and the other in paperback. I'm hopeless at keeping track!

Sarf's Travels. said...

poke, poke need more posts...

Put A Ring on Me said...

nice book list :)

fairyhedgehog said...

Hi jj,

It's a long time since I've seen you around and I just wondered how you are doing?

:)

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