Read in 2015

    1. Bill Willingham, Fables: The Good Prince
    2. Brian K. Vaughan, Fiona Staples, Saga volume 1
    3. Brian K. Vaughan, Fiona Staples, Saga volume 2
    4. Brian K. Vaughan, Fiona Staples, Saga volume 3
    5. Brian K. Vaughan, Fiona Staples, Saga volume 4
    6. Vincent Crapanzano, Recapitulations
    7. Bill Willingham, Fables: War and Pieces
    8. Arundhati Roy, The God of Small Things
    9. Liz Prince, Tomboy
    10. Benjamin Black, Christine Falls
    11. Samantha Harvey, Dear Thief
    12. Julie Maroh, Blue Is The Warmest Color
    13. T. Geronimo Johnson, Welcome to Braggsville
    14. Mike Carey, Peter Gross, Unwritten: Tommy Taylor And The Bogus Identity
    15. Mike Carey, Peter Gross, Unwritten: Inside Man
    16. Claudia Rankine, Citizen: An American Lyric
    17. Kelly Sue Deconnick, Emma Rios, Pretty Deadly: The Shrike
    18. Rae Armantrout, Versed
    19. Patricia Lockwood, Motherland Fatherland Homelandsexuals
    20. Brandon Graham, Multiple Warheads
    21. Joy Harjo, She Had Some Horses
    22. Bill Willingham, Fables: The Dark Ages
    23. Michael Deforge, First Year Healthy
    24. James Baldwin, Nobody Knows My Name
    25. Julie Maroh, Scandalon
    26. Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie, The Wicked + The Divine: The Faust Act
    27. Ernest Hemingway, The Sun Also Rises
    28. Marcus Wicker, Maybe The Saddest Thing
    29. Atticus Lish, Preparation For the Next Life
    30. Bill Willingham, Fables: Witches
    31. David J. Morris, The Evil Hours: A Biography of PTSD
    32. Saeed Jones, Prelude to Bruise
    33. Kazuo Ishiguro, The Remains of the Day
    34. Joanne Meyerowitz, How Sex Changed: A History of Transsexuality In the United States
    35. S. Bear Bergman, Butch Is A Noun
    36. Thomas Pierce, Hall of Small Mammals
    37. James Baldwin, Giovanni’s Room
    38. Nick Hornby, Funny Girl
    39. David Truer, Prudence
    40. Laura van den Berg, Find Me
    41. Bill Willingham, Fables: Rose Red
    42. Per Petterson, I Refuse
    43. Janina Matthewson, Of Things Gone Astray
    44. Michael Bronski, A Queer History Of the United States
    45. Brandon Graham et al., Prophet 1: Remission
    46. Warren Ellis, Jason Howard, Trees volume 1: In Shadow
    47. Reif Larsen, I am Radar
    48. Brandon Graham et al., Prophet 2: Brothers
    49. Bill Willingham, Fables: Super Team
    50. Laura J. Snyder, Eye Of The Beholder: Johannes Vermeer, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek, And the Reinvention of Seeing
    51. Tom McCarthy, Satin Island
    52. Warren Ellis, Marek Oleksicki, Frankenstein’s Womb
    53. Barry Strauss, Death of Caesar
    54. Rowan Ricardo Phillips, The Ground
    55. Alain de Botton, How Proust Can Change Your Life
    56. Brandon Graham et al, Prophet 3: Empire
    57. Joe Keatinge, Leila del Luca, Shutter 1: Wanderlost
    58. Diane Obomsawin, On Loving Women
    59. Joe Keatinge, Ross Campbell, Glory 1: The One and Future Destroyer
    60. Bill Willingham, Fables: Inherit the Wind
    61. Joe Keatinge, Ross Campbell, Glory 2: War Torn
    62. Jacqueline Woodson, Brown Girl Dreaming
    63. Kazuo Ishiguro, An Artist Of The Floating World
    64. Bill Willingham et al, Fables: Snow White
    65. Bill Willingham, Fables: Cubs in Toyland
    66. Robert Beachy, Gay Berlin: Birthplace of a Modern Identity
    67. Brandon Graham et al., Prophet 1: Remission
    68. Brandon Graham et al., Prophet 2: Brothers
    69. Brandon Graham et al., Prophet 3: Empire
    70. Jim Zub and Steve Cummings, Wayward: String Theory
    71. Miles Unger, Michelangelo: A Life In Six Masterpieces
    72. Anne Garreta, Sphinx
    73. Lidia Yuknavitch, The Small Backs Of Children
    74. J. M. Ledgard, Submergence
    75. Lyudmila Ulitskaya, The Big Green Tent
    76. Hanya Yanagihara, A Little Life
    77. Jonathan Luna, Sarah Vaughn, Alex + Ada volume 2
    78. Joni Tevis, The World is On Fire
    79. Helen Philips, The Beautiful Bureaucrat
    80. Mike Mignola, John Byrne, Hellboy: The Seed of Destruction
    81. David M. Halperin, How To Be Gay
    82. Mona Eltahawy, Headscarves and Humans: Why the Middle East Needs a Sexual Revolution
    83. Jay Faerber, Scott Godlewski, Copperhead volume 1
    84. Brandon Montclare, Amy Reeder, Rocket Girl
    85. Chuck Palahniuk, Fight Club
    86. Andrew Erwin, Burning Down George Orwell’s House
    87. Nina Bunjevac, Fatherland: A Family History
    88. Karl Ove Knausgaard, My Struggle: Book 4
    89. Kate Tempest, Hold Your Own
    90. William Gay, Little Sister Death
    91. Zachary Thomas Dodson, Bats of the Republic
    92. Maggie Nelson, Argonauts
    93. Felicia Day, You’re Never Weird On The Internet (Almost)
    94. Karen Joy Fowler, We Are Completely Beside Ourselves
    95. Aliette de Bodard, House of Shattered Wings
    96. Ta-Nehisi Coates, Between The World and Me
    97. Mikhail Bulgakov, Master and Margarita (reread # 8884)
    98. Paul Goldberg, The Yid
    99. Richard Wagamese, Medicine Walk
    100. Scott Snyder, Wytches vol 1
    101. Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie, Wicked + the Divine, vol. 1,The Faust Act
    102. Kieron Gillan, Jamie McKelvie, Wicked + the Divine, vol. 2, Fandemonium
    103. Henry Marsh, Do No Harm: Stories of Life, Death, and Brain Surgery
    104. I. W. Gregorio, None Of The Above
    105. Larry Kramer, Normal Heart
    106. Alex Grecian and Riley Rossmo, Rasputin: the Road to the Winter Palace
    107. Moises Kaufman and Tectonic Theater Project, The Laramie Project
    108. Joanne Harris, Gospel of Loki
    109. John Layman, Rob Guillory, Chew 1: Taster’s Choice
    110. Joe Keatinge, Leila de Luca, Shutter 1: Wanderlost
    111. Joe Keatinge, Leila Del Luca, Shutter 2: Way Of the World
    112. Martin Duberman, Hold Tight Gently: Michael Callen, Essex Hemphill and the Battlefield of AIDS
    113. John Layman, Rob Guillory, Chew 2: International Flavor
    114. John Layman, Rob Guillory, Chew 3: Just Desserts
    115. Sunil Yapa, Your Heart Is a Muscle The Size Of Your Fist
    116. David Mitchell, Slade House
    117. John Layman, Rob Guillory, Chew 4: Flambe
    118. John Layman, Rob Guillory, Chew 5: Major League Chew
    119. John Layman, Rob Guillory, Chew 6: Space Cakes
    120. Maggie Nelson, Bluets
    121. John Layman, Rob Guillory, Chew 7: Bad Apples
    122. Jonathan Hickman, Nick Dragotta, East of West volume 1
    123. Kurtis Wiebe, Rat Queens 1: Sass and Sorcery
    124. Antony Johnston, Justin Greenwood, Fuse 1: The Russia Shift
    125. Anthony Marra, The Tsar Of Love and Techno
    126. Baratunde Thurston, How To Be Black
    127. Dan Jones, Magna Carta: The Birth Of Liberty
    128. Sarah Vowell, Lafayette In the Somewhat United States
    129. Kurtis Wiebe, Roc Upchurch, Stjepan Sejic, Rat Queens Vol 2: The Far Reaching Tentacles of N’Zygote
    130. Ellen Wittlinger, Parrotfish
    131. Noelle Stevenson, Nimona
    132. Frederik Peeters, Aama 1: The Smell Of Warm Dust
    133. Frederik Peeters, Aama 2: The Invisible Throng
    134. Marian Churchland, Beast
    135. David Brin, Kiln People
    136. Charlyne Yi, Oh The Moon
    137. Haruki Murakami, Wind/Pinball
    138. Frederik Peeters, Aama vol 3: The Desert of Mirrors
    139. John Layman, Rob Guillory, Chew 8: Family Recipes
    140. John Layman, Rob Guillory, Chew 9: Chicken Tenders
    141. John Layman, Rob Guillory, Chew 10: Blood Puddin’
    142. Patrick DeWitt, Undermajordomo Minor
    143. Elizabeth Bear, Karen Memory
    144. Anne Truitt, Daybook
    145. Louisa Hall, Speak
    146. Juan Díaz Canales, Juanjo Guarnido, Blacksad
    147. Louise Penny, A Trick of the Light
    148. Will Walton, Anything Could Happen
    149. Robin Sloan, Mr Penumbra’s 24 Hour Bookstore
    150. Robin Sloan, Ajax Penumbra 1969
    151. Fiona Staples, Brian K. Vaughan, Saga # 5
    152. Ryan Ferrier, Valentin Ramon, D4VE
    153. Zen Cho, Sorcerer To the Crown
    154. Kate Beaton, Step Aside, Pops
    155. Dylan Edwards, Transposes
    156. Paul Lisicky, The Narrow Door
    157. Jenny Lawson, Furiously Happy
    158. Alex Mar, Witches of America
    159. Clare Vaye Watkins, Gold Fame Citrus
    160. Jesse Ball, A Cure For Suicide
    161. Charlie Jane Anders, All The Birds in the Sky
    162. Sarah Vaughn, Jonathan Luna, Alex + Ada, vol 3.
    163. Alan Lightman, The Accidental Universe
    164. Chuck Wendig, Star Wars: Aftermath
    165. Norman Doidge, The Brain’s Way Of Healing
    166. Sarah Ruhl, 100 Essays I Don’t Have Time To Write
    167. Ethan Hawke, Rules for a Knight
    168. Amy Ellis Nutt, Becoming Nicole
    169. Laura Da’, Tributaries
    170. Claudia Gray, Star Wars: Lost Stars
    171. Kelly Thompson, Sophie Campbell, Jem And The Holograms vol 1: Showtime
    172. Neil Gaiman et al, Absolute Sandman I
    173. Daniel Lieberman, The Story of the Human Body
    174. Catherynne M. Valente, Radiance
    175. Judy Melinek, Working Stiff: Two Years, 262 Bodies, and the Making of a Medical Examiner
    176. Jeff Lemire, Trillium
    177. Atul Gawande, Being Mortal: Medicine And What Matters In The End
    178. Noelle Stevenson, Grace Ellis, Brooke Allen et al., Lumberjanes volume 1: Beware The Kitten Holy
    179. Sara Jaffe, Dryland
    180. Molly Crabapple, Drawing Blood
    181. Sue Ellen Thompson, They
    182. Daniel Jose Older, Shadowshaper
    183. Gaston Dorren, Lingo
    184. Chinelo Okparanta, Under The Udala Trees
    185. Roxane Gay, Bad Feminist
    186. Han Kang, Vegetarian
    187. Amy Gerstler, Scattered At Sea
    188. Rainbow Rowell, Carry On
    189. Kevin Barry, Beatlebone
    190. Cheryl Strayed, Tiny Beautiful Things
    191. Alexander Chee, Queen of the Night
    192. Sarah Vowell, Assassination Vacation
    193. Julie Murphy, Dumplin
    194. Serge Brussolo, Deep Sea Diver’s Syndrome
    195. John Williams, Stoner
    196. Kieron Gillen, Salvadore Larroca, Darth Vader
    197. Candice Millard, Destiny of the Republic
    198. Simon Sylvester, The Visitors
    199. Tiffany Reisz, The Siren
    200. Chris Offutt, My Father, The Pornographer
    201. Thomas Page McBee, Man Alive
    202. Greg Rucka, Marco Checchetto, Angel Unzueta, Emilio Laiso, Star Wars: Shattered Empire
    203. Jason Aaron, John Cassaday, Star Wars: Skywalker Strikes
    204. Timothy Zahn, Heir to the Empire
    205. Johanna Sinisalo, The Core of the Sun
    206. Elizabeth Gilbert, Big Magic
    207. Karan Mahajan, The Association of Small Bombs
    208. Annalee Newitz, Scatter, Adapt, And Remember


  1. How was Scatter, Adapt, and Remeber? I’ve wanted to check that out ever since The Doubleclicks wrote a song about it.

    Also: your enjoyment of Fables is the one thing that still has me reconsidering my stance on “probably not going to like it”.

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