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Books Read in 2022


  1. Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo
  2. The Last Wish by Andrzej Sapkowski
  3. Empire of Sin by Gary Krist
  4. Rivals! Frenemies That Changed the World by Scott McCormick
  5. Heads Will Roll by Kate McKinnon and Emily Lynne
  6. Kingdom of the Cursed by Kerri Maniscalco
  7. This Woven Kingdom by Tahereh Mafi
  8. Extasia by Claire Legrand
  9. The Magician’s Lie by Greer Macallister
  10. The Edge of Everything by Jeff Giles
  11. Cosmos by Carl Sagan
  12. Scorpica by G. R. Macallister
  13. The Lost Apothecary by Sarah Penner
  14. Stephen Fry’s Victorian Secrets by Stephen Fry
  15. Autumn’s Tithe by Hannah Parker
  16. King of Battle and Blood by Scarlett St. Clair
  17. The Female of the Species by Mindy McGinnis
  18. Gallant by V. E. Schwab
  19. The Atlas Six by Olivie Blake
  20. The Golden Couple by Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen
  21. When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kilanithi
  22. The Book of Cold Cases by Simone St. James
  23. How to Date Your Dragon by Molly Harper
  24. Love and Other Wild Things by Molly Harper
  25. Even Tree Nymphs Get the Blues by Molly Harper
  26. The City of Dusk by Tara Sim
  27. Selkies are a Girl’s Best Friend by Molly Harper
  28. One Fine Fae by Molly Harper
  29. Always Be My Banshee by Molly Harper
  30. Shifters in the Night by Molly Harper
  31. Until the Last of Me by Sylvain Neuvel
  32. The Blood Trials by N. E. Davenport
  33. A Farewell to Charms by Molly Harper
  34. The Children on the Hill by Jennifer McMahon
  35. Packing for Mars by Mary Roach
  36. The Fervor by Alma Katsu
  37. Magic for Liars by Sarah Gailey
  38. The Rebellion of Miss Lucy Ann Lobdell by William Klaber
  39. Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
  40. The Alphabet House by Jussi Adler-Olsen
  41. The Wedding Ringer by Kerry Rea
  42. The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet by Becky Chambers
  43. Book of Night by Holly Black
  44. Dead Wake by Erik Larson
  45. Tear Down the Throne by Jennifer Estep
  46. In the Hall with the Knife by Diana Peterfreund
  47. In the Study with the Wrench by Diana Peterfreund
  48. In the Ballroom with the Candlestick by Diana Peterfreund
  49. The Kaiju Preservation Society by John Scalzi
  50. The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
  51. Cujo by Stephen King
  52. The Lioness by Chris Bohjalian
  53. Nightwork by Nora Roberts
  54. Naked in Death by J. D. Robb
  55. Glory in Death by J. D. Robb
  56. Family of Liars by E. Lockhart
  57. Hide by Kiersten White
  58. Immortal in Death by J. D. Robb
  59. A Marvellous Light by Freya Marske
  60. Kindred by Octavia E. Butler
  61. Rapture in Death by J. D. Robb
  62. Still Life by Louise Penny
  63. Ordinary Monsters by J. M. Miro
  64. Assassination Vacation by Sarah Vowell
  65. The Android’s Dream by John Scalzi
  66. Forging Silver into Stars by Brigid Kemmerer
  67. The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms by N. K. Jemisin
  68. Agent to the Stars by John Scalzi
  69. Wicked Beauty by Katee Robert
  70. A Mirror Mended by Alix E. Harrow
  71. 14 by Peter Clines
  72. Juniper & Thorn by Eva Reid
  73. A Man Called Ove by Fredrick Backman
  74. The Final Strife by Saara El-Arifi
  75. This Vicious Grace by Emily Thiede
  76. The Water Knife by Paolo Bacigalupi
  77. Wolf by Wolf by Ryan Graudin
  78. Blood for Blood by Ryan Graudin
  79. Our Crooked Hearts by Melissa Albert
  80. Concussion by Jeanne Marie Laskas
  81. Locklands by Robert Jackson Bennett
  82. Blade Breaker by Victoria Aveyard
  83. Stealing Infinity by Alyson Noël
  84. Sword of Destiny by Andrzej Sapkowski
  85. For the Throne by Hannah Whitten
  86. Hamilton: The Revolution by Lin-Manuel Miranda
  87. Upgrade by Blake Crouch
  88. The It Girl by Ruth Ware
  89. Master of Iron by Tricia Levenseller
  90. When Stars Come Out by Scarlett St. Clair
  91. My Imaginary Mary by Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, Jodi Meadows
  92. The Book Eaters by Sunyi Dean
  93. The Drowned Woods by Emily Lloyd-Jones
  94. Haven by Emma Donoghue
  95. Babel by R. F. Kuang
  96. A Taste of Gold and Iron by Alexandra Rowland
  97. The Dispatcher by John Scalzi
  98. Belladonna by Adalyn Grace
  99. Blood of Troy by Claire Andrews
  100. Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman
  101. Monsters Born and Made by Tanvi Berwah
  102. The Weight of Blood by Tiffany D. Jackson
  103. The Collapsing Empire by John Scalzi
  104. The Consuming Fire by John Scalzi
  105. I’m the Girl by Courtney Summers
  106. The Last Emperox by John Scalzi
  107. Defend the Dawn by Brigid Kemmerer
  108. Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia
  109. The Ballad of Never After by Stephanie Garber
  110. Interior Chinatown by Charles Yu
  111. Nothing to See Here by Kevin Wilson