Read in 2013

In 2013 I finally achieved my goal to read 60 books (a GoodReads goal that has eluded me for two years in a row now).  

Here are the books in the order I read them, (click on the hyperlinks for the individual reviews):

January
The Secret Keeper | Kate Morton
The Writer and the Witch | Robin Sloan
Under The Skin | Michel Faber
The Internet is a Playground | David Thorne

February
Exit Wounds | John Cantwell
Redemption on the River | Loren DeShon
The Devil's In The Detail | Matthew S. Wilson
Chasing Odysseus| S.D. Gentill
The Wild Girl | Kate Forsyth 

March
We Have Always Lived In The Castle | Shirley Jackson
Alex Cross's Trial | James Patterson
The Drawing of the Three (Dark Tower Book Two) | Stephen King
Prophecy | S.J. Parris

April
77 Shadow Street | Dean Koontz
The 5 Love Languages | Gary Chapman
What Lies Beneath | Sarah Rayne
The Trusted | John M. Green
A - Z of Stumpwork | Sue Gardner
The Crane Wife | Patrick Ness
The Complete Book of Stumpwork Embroidery | Jane Nicholas

May
Seduction: A Novel of Suspense | M. J. Rose
Floating Gold: The Search for Ambergris, The Most Elusive Substance in the Natural World
Get Well Soon! - My (Un) Brilliant Career as a Nurse | Kristy Chambers
A Great and Terrible Beauty | Libba Bray
One Zentangle a Day: A 6-Week Course in Creative Drawing for Relaxation | Beckah Krahula

June
The Confessions of Catherine de Medici | C.W. Gortner
John Saturnall's Feast | Lawrence Norfolk
The Book of Lists | David Wallechinsky and Amy Wallace
Betrothed | Wanda Wiltshire
Books Do Furnish A Room | Leslie Geddes-Brown

July
Dragonclaw | Kate Forsyth
Property of a Lady | Sarah Rayne
Heirs & Spares | J.L. Spohr
Watermark: A Novel of the Middle Ages | Vanitha Sankaran
Cemetery Girl | David Bell

August
O, Juliet | Robin Maxwell
The Age of Desire: A Novel of Edith Wharton | Jennie Fields
The Signature of All Things | Elizabeth Gilbert
Dark Horse | Honey Brown


September
King of the Cross | Mark Dapin
Variant | Robison Wells
Sweet Damage | Rebecca James
Knit Scarves | Candi Jensen
Don't Blink | James Patterson & Howard Rougham
Toilet Paper Origami on a Roll | Linda Wright The Daylight Gate | Jeanette Winterson

October
Hannah's Night | Komako Sakai
Cloudstreet | Tim Winton
The Word Made Flesh: Literary Tattoos | Eva Talmadge Justin Taylor

November

Oliver Twist | Charles Dickens
Weird Things Customers Say in Bookshops | Jen Campbell
The Melbourne Book - A History Of Now | Maree Coote
11.22.63 | Stephen King
The Art of Clean Up: Life Made Neat and Tidy | Ursus Wehrli
Life's a Journey - The Adventure Continues | Ken Duncan
Beauty's Sister | James Bradley

December
Murder In Mississippi | John Safran
The List Of My Desires | GrĂ©goire Delacourt
The Knitting Book | Frederica Patmore, Vikki Haffenden
Written On The Skin: An Australian Forensic Casebook | Liz Porter

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