List of Book Reviews by Genre


  1. 4:50 from Paddington by Agatha Christie
  2. The 500 by Matthew Quirk
  3. The Andalucian Friend by Alexander Soderberg
  4. The Baker Street Letters by Michael Robertson
  5. Before I Go to Sleep by S.J. Watson
  6. Birthdays for the Dead by Stuart MacBride
  7. Compound Fractures by Stephen White
  8. The Confession by John Grisham
  9. Countdown City by Ben H. Winters
  10. Crunch Time by Diane Mott Davidson
  11. Dark Tide by Elizabeth Haynes
  12. Dark Vineyard by Martin Walker
  13. The Dead in Their Vaulted Arches (Flavia de Luce #6) by Alan Bradley
  14. The Dead Kid Detective Agency by Evan Munday
  15. Dead Man’s Grip by Peter James
  16. Death Comes to Pemberley by P.D. James
  17. The Devil Colony by James Rollins
  18. Dial “M” for Morna by Evan Munday
  19. Die with Me by Elena Forbes
  20. The Disciple of Las Vegas (Ava Lee Book 2) by Ian Hamilton
  21. A Door in the River by Inger Ash Wolfe
  22. FaceOff edited by David Baldacci
  23. The Floating Admiral by Members of the Detection Club (Agatha Christie, Dorothy Sayers, G.K. Chesterton)
  24. Good as Dead by Mark Billingham
  25. The Guardians by Andrew Pyper
  26. Hanging Hill by Mo Hayder
  27. I Am Half-Sick of Shadows (Flavia de Luce Book 4) by Alan Bradley
  28. I’d Know You Anywhere by Laura Lippman
  29. In Session by M.J. Rose
  30. Inquisition by Alfredo Colitto
  31. Into the Darkest Corner by Elizabeth Haynes
  32. Juggling the Stars by Tim Parks
  33. Kiss Me First by Lottie Moggach
  34. The Last Policeman by Ben H. Winters
  35. A Lesson in Secrets by Jacqueline Winspear
  36. Lethal by Sandra Brown
  37. Line of Fire by Stephen White
  38. Murder Chez Proust by Estelle Monbrun
  39. Night Film by Marisha Pessl
  40. Now You See Me by S.J. Bolton
  41. Perfect People by Peter James
  42. Phantom by Jo Nesbo
  43. The Poisoned Pawn by Peggy Blair
  44. A Question of Belief by Donna Leon
  45. A Red Herring without Mustard (Flavia de Luce Book 3) by Alan Bradley
  46. The Retribution by Val McDermid
  47. A Room Full of Bones by Elly Griffiths
  48. The Saint Zita Society by Ruth Rendell
  49. Sanctus by Simon Toyne
  50. She Lover of Death by Boris Akunin (Andrew Bromfield, trans)
  51. Speaking from Among the Bones (Flavia de Luce Book 5) by Alan Bradley
  52. Spycatcher by Matthew Dunn
  53. A Tap on the Window by Linwood Barclay
  54. Ten Lords A-Leaping by C.C. Benison
  55. Trust Your Eyes by Linwood Barclay
  56. The Twenty Year Death by Ariel S. Winter
  57. Victims by Jonathan Kellerman
  58. Water Rat of Wanchai by Ian Hamilton


  1. The 100 Year Old Man who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson
  2. The Absolutist by John Boyne
  3. The Age of Miracles by Karen Thompson Walker
  4. All the Broken Things by Kathryn Kuitenbrouwer
  5. Among Others by Jo Walton
  6. Apocalypse for Beginners by Nicolas Dickner
  7. The Banks of Certain Rivers by Jon Harrison
  8. The Beasts of New York by Jon Evans
  9. The Beauty Chorus by Kate Lord Brown
  10. The Beginner’s Goodbye by Anne Tyler
  11. The Bellwether Revivals by Benjamin Wood
  12. Bitter Orange by Marshall Moore
  13. The Blondes by Emily Schultz
  14. Blood Makes Noise by Gregory Widen
  15. Bone and Bread by Saleema Nawaz
  16. Book of Lies by Mary Horlock
  17. The Borrower by Rebecca Makkai
  18. Cain by Jose Saramago (Margaret Jull Costa, trans.)
  19. Canine Confessions by Bernadette Griffin
  20. Carnival by Rawi Hage
  21. The Casual Vacancy by J.K. Rowling
  22. The Chemistry of Tears by Peter Carey
  23. The City & The City by China Mieville
  24. The Clock of Life by Nancy Klann-Moren
  25. Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan
  26. Curiosity by Joan Thomas
  27. Dare Me by Megan Abbott
  28. A Dog’s Journey by W. Bruce Cameron
  29. Dr. Brinkley’s Tower by Robert Hough
  30. An Echo Through the Snow by Andrea Thalasinos
  31. Emancipation Day by Wayne Grady
  32. The Emperor of Paris by C.S. Richardson
  33. Empress of the Night by Eva Stachniak
  34. The Ever After of Ashwin Rao by Padma Viswanathan
  35. The Far Side of the Sky by Daniel Kalla
  36. The Fates will Find Their Way by Hannah Pittard
  37. The Glass Harmonica by Russell Wangersky
  38. Gold by Chris Cleave
  39. The Great Night by Chris Adrian
  40. The Hungry Ghosts by Shyam Selvadurai
  41. I Think I Love You by Allison Pearson
  42. In One Person by John Irving
  43. The Infernal Republic by Marshall Moore
  44. Kicking the Sky by Anthony De Sa
  45. Life After Life by Kate Atkinson
  46. Life is About Losing Everything by Lynn Crosbie
  47. Magnified World by Grace O’Connell
  48. Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand by Helen Simonson
  49. The Maladjusted by Derek Hayes
  50. The Midwife of Venice by Roberta Rich
  51. Miracles of Ordinary Men by Amanda Leduc
  52. Mr. g by Alan Lightman
  53. Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan
  54. My Dear I Wanted to Tell You by Louisa Young
  55. My Life Among the Apes by Cary Fagan
  56. The Next Best Thing by Jennifer Weiner
  57. The O’Briens by Peter Behrens
  58. One Day by David Nicholls
  59. One More Thing by B. J. Novak
  60. The Paris Wife by Paula McLain
  61. People Park by Pasha Malla
  62. Perfect by Rachel Joyce
  63. Pigeon English by Stephen Kelman
  64. Puppy Love by Frauke Scheunemann
  65. Ragnarok by A.S. Byatt
  66. The Redheaded Stepchild by Kelly Hitchcock
  67. Remember Tomorrow by Tricia Merritt
  68. Revenge Wears Prada by Lauren Weisberger
  69. River Dragon Sky by Justin Nicholes
  70. Room by Emma Donoghue
  71. Russian Winter by Daphne Kalotay
  72. The Sand Queen by Helen Benedict
  73. Sarah’s Key by Tatiana de Rosnay
  74. The Sausage Maker’s Daughters by A.G.S. Johnson
  75. The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes
  76. The Silence of Bonaventure Arrow by Rita Leganski
  77. Sing You Home by Jodi Picoult
  78. The Sisters Brothers by Patrick DeWitt
  79. Six Metres of Pavement by Farzana Doctor
  80. The Stranger’s Child by Alan Hollinghurst
  81. Summerland by Elin Hilderbrand
  82. Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town by Stephen Leacock (illus by Seth)
  83. The Supremes at Earls All-You-Can-Eat by Edward Kelsey Moore
  84. Swimming Home by Deborah Levy
  85. Tampa by Alyssa Nutting
  86. Ten Thousand Saints by Eleanor Henderson
  87. Tigers in Red Weather by Liza Klaussmann
  88. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
  89. Under the Hawthorn Tree by Ai Mi (Anna Holmwood, trans)
  90. The Unconsoled by Kazuo Ishiguro
  91. The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce
  92. Up Up Up by Julie Booker
  93. A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan
  94. Vital Signs by Tessa McWatt
  95. War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
  96. The Watch by Joydeep Roy-Bhattacharya
  97. Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen
  98. We Need to Talk About Kevin by Lionel Shriver
  99. Web of Angels by Lilian Nattel
  100. What in God’s Name by Simon Rich
  101. Where’d You Go, Bernadette? by Maria Semple
  102. Why Men Lie by Linden MacIntyre
  103. Worst. Person. Ever. by Douglas Coupland
  104. Year of the Gadfly by Jennifer Miller

Science Fiction/Fantasy

  1. Among Others by Jo Walton
  2. Angelopolis by Danielle Trussoni
  3. Apocalypse for Beginners by Nicolas Dickner
  4. The Hollow City by Dan Wells
  5. MaddAddam by Margaret Atwood
  6. Omens by Kelley Armstrong
  7. The Passage by Justin Cronin
  8. Perfect People by Peter James
  9. Redshirts by John Scalzi
  10. Wonder (Book 3 in WWW trilogy)  by Robert J. Sawyer

Graphic Novels/Memoirs

  1. Are You My Mother? by Alison Bechdel
  2. Battling Boy by Paul Pope
  3. Blue is the Warmest Colour by Julie Maroh
  4. Boxers and Saints by Gene Luen Yang
  5. Calling Dr. Laura by Nicole Georges
  6. The Chronicles of Harris Burdick by Chris van Allsburg et al
  7. Filipino Heroes League, Book 1: Sticks and Stones by Paolo Fabregas
  8. Ichiro by Ryan Inzana
  9. Mangaman by Barry Lyga and Colleen Doran
  10. A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness
  11. The Mysterious Death of Tom Thomson by George A. Walker
  12. The Scrapbook of Frankie Pratt by Caroline Preston
  13. Train Man by Nakano Hitori (Bonnie Elliot, trans)


  1. 77 Shadow Street by Dean Koontz
  2. Bitten by Kelley Armstrong
  3. The Wolf Gift by Anne Rice


  1. Arranged by Catherine McKenzie
  2. Beautiful Day by Elin Hilderbrand
  3. The Beauty Chorus by Kate Lord Brown
  4. The Decision by Penny Vincenzi
  5. A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness
  6. Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James
  7. Hidden by Catherine McKenzie
  8. I, Spy by Jordan McCollum
  9. Love Alone by Emmanuel Kattan, trans. by Sheila Fischman
  10. Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand by Helen Simonson
  11. One Day by David Nicholls
  12. Paris by Edward Rutherfurd
  13. The Paris Wife by Paula McLain
  14. S.E.C.R.E.T. by L. Marie Adeline
  15. The Very Picture of You by Isabel Wolff


  1. Ascent of Women by Sally Armstrong
  2. The Butler Speaks by Charles MacPherson
  3. Confessions of a Fairy’s Daughter by Alison Wearing
  4. Dear Teen Me edited by E. Kristin Anderson and Miranda Kenneally
  5. The Devil’s Cinema by Steve Lillebuen
  6. Empress Dowager Cixi by Jung Chang
  7. Exploring J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit by Corey Olsen
  8. Full Frontal T.O. by Patrick Cummins and Shawn Micallef
  9. The Girl Who Was on Fire by Leah Wilson, ed.
  10. Inward Journey: The Life of Lawren Harris by James King
  11. The Joy of X by Steven Strogatz
  12. Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg
  13. Leonardo and the Last Supper by Ross King
  14. Listen to the Squawking Chicken by Elaine Lui
  15. Lost in Shangri-La by Mitchell Zuckoff
  16. Seriously… I’m Kidding by Ellen DeGeneres
  17. Sex and the Citadel by Shereen El Feki
  18. Smile at Strangers by Susan Schorn
  19. Stroll by Shawn Micallef
  20. Tiger, Tiger by Margaux Fragoso
  21. The Truth About Luck by Iain Reid
  22. Weird and Wonderful Christmas by Joe Green

Young Adult

  1. Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Saenz
  2. Beautiful Creatures by Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl
  3. Big Girl Small by Rachel DeWoskin
  4. Blood Red Road by Moira Young
  5. Boy Nobody by Allen Zadoff
  6. The Calling by Kelley Armstrong
  7. The Chronicles of Harris Burdick by Chris van Allsburg et al
  8. Crash and Burn by Michael Hassan
  9. Croak by Gina Damico
  10. The Dead Kid Detective Agency by Evan Munday
  11. Dear Life, You Suck by Scott Blagden
  12. Delirium by Lauren Oliver
  13. Dial “M” for Morna by Evan Munday
  14. Divergent by Veronica Roth
  15. The Dragon Turn by Shane Peacock
  16. Dust by Arthur Slade
  17. Endgame by Nancy Garden
  18. Forgive Me, Leonard Peacock by Matthew Quick
  19. Game by Barry Lyga
  20. The Gathering by Kelley Armstrong
  21. A Girl Named Digit by Annabel Monaghan
  22. The Giver (gift edition) by Lois Lowry (illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline)
  23. Gone by Michael Grant
  24. Half Lives by Sara Grant
  25. Hey Canada! by Vivian Bowers and Milan Pavlovic
  26. Hunger (Book 2 of Gone series) by Michael Grant
  27. The Hunchback Assignments by Arthur Slade
  28. Icons by Margaret Stohl
  29. I Hunt Killers by Barry Lyga
  30. Insurgent by Veronica Roth
  31. The Kill Order by James Dashner
  32. The Knife of Never Letting Go (Chaos Walking, Book One) by Patrick Ness
  33. Loss (Riders of the Apocalypse) by Jackie Morse Kessler
  34. Lucretia and the Kroons by Victor LaValle
  35. The Lucy Variations by Sara Zarr
  36. A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness
  37. The Oathbreaker’s Shadow by Amy McCulloch
  38. Openly Straight by Bill Konigsberg
  39. Red Rising by Pierce Brown
  40. Revolution by Jennifer Donnelly
  41. The Rising by Kelley Armstrong
  42. The Rule of Thirds by Chantal Guertin
  43. The Serpent’s Shadow (Kane Chronicles # 3) by Rick Riordan
  44. The Shadow’s Curse by Amy McCulloch
  45. Someone Else’s Life by Katie Dale
  46. Son (The Giver #4) by Lois Lowry
  47. Spells by Aprilynne Pike
  48. Stones for My Father by Trilby Kent
  49. Switch by Tish Cohen
  50. The Testing by Joelle Charbonneau
  51. Trevor by James Lecesne
  52. Truth or Dare by Jacqueline Green
  53. The Universe versus Alex Woods by Gavin Extence
  54. The Unlikely Hero of Room 13B by Teresa Toten
  55. What Kills Me by Wynne Channing
  56. When Love Comes to Town by Tom Lennon
  57. When We Were Good by Suzanne Sutherland
  58. Wither by Lauren DeStefano


  1. Wayworn Wooden Floors by Mark Lavorato


  1. Dancers Among Us by Jordan Matter

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