2013 - The writer as reader

2013 was my debut year as an author. Somehow in between signings and guest bloggings and trying to write another acceptable manuscript, I found the time to read 75 books, including a whole bunch of other 2013 debuts:

The Nightmare Affair – Mindy Arnett

The Rules for Disappearing – Ashley Ellison

Straightjacket – Meredith Towbin

Mila 2.0 – Debra Driza

Linked – Imogen Howson

Taken – Erin Bowman

Maid of Secrets – Jenn McGowan

Alienated – Melissa Landers

Some Quiet Place – Kelsey Sutton

Odd Men Out – Matt Betts

Belle Epoque – Elizabeth Ross

Not a Drop to Drink – Mindy McGinnis

Project Cain – Geoffrey Girard

Doon – Carey Corp & Lorie Langdon

Sidelined – Kendra Highly

Canary – Rachele Alpine

The Memory of After – Lenore Applehans

In the After – Demitria Lunetta

The Oathbreaker’s Shadow – Amy McCulloch

Six Months Later – Natalie Richards

45 Pounds (more or less) – KA Barson

Me, Him, Them and It – Caela Carter

Some other favorite reads were The Book Thief (Markus Zusak), Dodger (Terry Pratchett), The Lies of Locke Lamora (Scott Lynch), The Girl of Fire and Thorns (Rae Carson), and Never Fall Down (Patricia McCormick).