Reading Challenge 2014

Reading goals for 2014

  • Keep track of what I read
  • Try to finish a series before starting a new one
  • Enjoy myself!


  • Books read: 112
  • Pages read: 43981
  • Books abandoned: 1

Series active

  • Guido Brunetti by Donna Leon (9/23)
  • Legends of Muirwood (2/3)
  • Vera Stanhope (4/6)
  • Outlander (1/10)
  • Odd Thomas (1/10)
  • Witching Savannah (1/3)

Series finished/up-to-date/abandoned

  • Sigma Force by James Rollins (up-to-date)
  • The Order of the Sanguines by James Rollins & Rebecca Cantrell (up-to-date)
  • A Song of Ice and Fire (up-to-date)
  • Mortal Instruments (abandoned)
  • Ruth Galloway (up-to-date)
  • The Strain Trilogy (finished)
  • All Hallows Trilogy (finished)
  • Yesterday’s Gone by Sean Platt and David Wright (abandoned?)
  • Charlie Parker by John Connolly (back burner)
  • Merlin Trilogy (finished)
  • Lewis Trilogy (finished)
  • Merlin Trilogy (finished)
  • Simon Serrailler (finished)
  • Georgia (up-to-date)


  1. The Man in the Moss by Phil Rickman
  2. Virals by Kathy Reichs
  3. The Eye of God by James Rollins
  4. Haunted House by Jack Kilborn (JA Konrath)
  5. Acqua Alta by Donna Leon
  6. The Vision by Heather Graham
  7. Blood Brothers by James Rollins & Rebecca Cantrell
  8. Innocent Blood by James Rollins & Rebecca Cantrell
  9. What She Left Behind by Ellen Marie Wiseman
  10. Undone/Genesis by Karin Slaughter
  11. Broken by Karin Slaughter
  12. The Face of a Stranger by Anne Perry
  13. Death of Faith/Quietly in Their Sleep by Donna Leon
  14. The Forgotten Garden by Kate Morton
  15. A Dance with Dragons by George R.R. Martin
  16. Grayson Manor Haunting by Cheryl Bradshaw
  17. The Crossing Places by Elly Griffiths
  18. The Crystal Cave by Mary Stewart
  19. Why Kings Confess by C.S. Harris
  20. The Risk of Darkness by Susan Hill
  21. The Janus Stone by Elly Griffiths
  22. Shadow Unit 1 by Emma Bear, Elizabeth Bull, et al
  23. Dark Witch by Nora Roberts
  24. Asylum by Madeleine Roux
  25. A Noble Radiance by Donna Leon
  26. The Vanishing by Wendy Webb
  27. The House at Sea’s End by Elly Griffiths
  28. Another Little Piece by Kate Karyus Quinn
  29. December by Phil Rickman
  30. The Distant Hours by Kate Morton
  31. House of Bathory by Linda Lafferty
  32. The Vows of Silence by Susan Hill
  33. Fatal Remedies by Donna Leon
  34. Blacklands by Belinda Bauer
  35. Scrapbooking for Dummies by Jeanne Wines-Reed
  36. A Room Full of Bones by Elly Griffiths
  37. The Housemates by Iain Rob Wright
  38. The Silence by Sarah Rayne
  39. The Sin Eater by Sarah Rayne
  40. Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
  41. Fallen by Karin Slaughter
  42. Mammoth Book of Unsolved Crimes by Roger Wilkes
  43. One Summer: America, 1927 by Bill Bryson
  44. Ruth’s First Christmas Tree by Elly Griffiths
  45. A Dying Fall by Elly Griffiths
  46. The Hollow Hills by Mary Stewart
  47. A Time to Kill by John Grisham
  48. The Shadows in the Street by Susan Hill
  49. Friends in High Places by Donny Leon
  50. The Secret Keeper by Kate Morton
  51. The Outcast Dead by Elly Griffiths
  52. The Strain by Guillermo del Toro & Chuck Hogan
  53. A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness
  54. NOS4A2 by Joe Hill
  55. The Fall by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan
  56. Shadow of Night by Deborah Harkness
  57. Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King
  58. The Gate by Jason Brant
  59. Three Sisters by Helen Smith
  60. Half a King by Joe Abercrombie
  61. The Night Eternal by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan
  62. Abandon by Blake Crouch
  63. Skin Game by Jim Butcher
  64. The Lewis Man by Peter May
  65. The Demonologist by Andrew Pyper
  66. The Book of Life by Deborah Harkness
  67. The Devil of Nanking by Mo Hayder
  68. The Crow Trap by Ann Cleeves
  69. Abraham’s Men by Kristen Selleck
  70. The Ritual by Adam Neville
  71. The Chalice by Phil Rickman
  72. The Betrayal of Trust by Susan Hill
  73. The 6th Extinction by James Rollins
  74. The Haunting of Highdown Hall by Shani Struthers
  75. Shadow and Dust by Lindsay Faye
  76. Telling Tales by Ann Cleeves
  77. Outlander by Diana Gabaldon
  78. Fade to Black by Steven Bannister
  79. House of Silence by Linda Gillard
  80. Innocents Lost by Michael McBride
  81. A Sea of Troubles by Donna Leon
  82. Pines by Blake Crouch
  83. The Chessman by Peter May
  84. The Last Enchantment by Mary Stewart
  85. Bristol House by Beverly Swerling
  86. A Question of Identity by Susan Hill
  87. In the Woods by Tana French
  88. Ghost Song by Sarah Rayne
  89. The Memory of Trees by F.G. Cottam
  90. The Wretched of Muirwood by Jeff Wheeler
  91. Hidden Depths by Ann Cleeves
  92. The Whispering by Sarah Rayne
  93. Snatched by Karin Slaughter
  94. Night After Night by Phil Rickman
  95. Blue Labyrinth by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
  96. The Haunting of Melmerby Manor by David. W. Robinson
  97. The Terror by Dan Simmons
  98. 1227 QI Facts to Blow Your Socks Off by John Lloyd
  99. Odd Thomas by Dean Koontz
  100. Windwood Farm by Rebecca Patrick-Howard
  101. Criminal by Karin Slaughter
  102. The Seance by John Harwood
  103. Silent Voices by Ann Cleeves
  104. Busted by Karin Slaughter
  105. Unseen by Karin Slaughter
  106. Floating Staircase by Ronald Malfi
  107. The Blight of Muirwood by Jeff Wheeler
  108. The House of Susan Lulham by Phil Rickman
  109. The After House by Michael Phillip Cash
  110. In Cold Blood by Truman Capote
  111. The Line by J.D. Horn
  112. Abominable by William Meikle