Lists of 2013

These are my lists of books and movies watched during 2013. I wish my book list was longer, but many of them were like three books in one. (I’m looking at you, George R. R. Martin!) I also have a few books on my Kindle that I’m not quite done with yet.

Books:

  1. A Clash of Kings: a Song of Ice and Fire, Book 2; George RR Martin (SciFi) 770
  2. A Storm of Swords: a Song of Ice and Fire, Book 3; George RR  Martin (SciFi) 992
  3. A Feast for Crows: a Song of Ice and Fire, Book 4; George RR Martin (SciFi) 865
  4. Days of Blood and Starlight; Laini Taylor (YA) 528
  5. A Dance with Dragons: a Song of Ice and Fire, Book 5; George RR Martin (Scifi) 1040
  6. Something Strange & Deadly; Susan Dennard (YA) 388
  7. The Blood Keeper; Tessa Gratton (YA) 419
  8. Paper Valentines; Brenna Yovanoff (YA) 304
  9. The Raven Boys; Maggie Stiefvater (YA) 408
  10. In Darkness; Nick Lake (YA) 337
  11. The Summer Prince; Alaya Dawn Johnson (YA) 289
  12. Gone, Gone, Gone; Hannah Moskowitz (YA) 251
  13. Teeth; Hannah Moskowitz (YA) 246
  14. The Forgotten Garden; Kate Morton (F) 549
  15. The Big Bang Theory and Philosophy: rock, paper, scissors, Aristotle, Locke; ed. by Dean A. Kowalski (NF) 260
  16. World War Z: an oral history of the zombie war; Max Brooks (F) 342
  17. The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay: a novel; Michael Chabon (F) 636
  18. Unspoken: the Lynburn Legacy Book I; Sarah Rees Brennan (YA) 384
  19. Nightspell; Leah Cypress (YA) 326
  20. The Lost Sun: the United States of Asgard Book I; Tessa Gratton (YA) 350
  21. The Aeneid; Virgil (Poetry) 334
  22. People Who Eat Darkness: the True Story of a Young Woman Who Vanished from the Streets of Toyko – and the Evil that Swallowed Her Up; Richard Lloyd Parry (NF) 454
  23. Ash; Malinda Lo (YA – retelling) 264
  24. Huntress; Malinda Lo (YA) 371
  25. Scarlet: the Lunar Chronicles; Marissa Meyer (YA) 452
  26. Seraphina; Rachel Hartman (YA) 464
  27. Legend; Marie Lu (YA) 305
  28. Adaptation; Malinda Lo (YA) 386
  29. Defy the Dark; ed. by Saundra Mitchell (YA) 474
  30. Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea; April Genevieve Tucholke (YA) 360
  31. The Bitter Kingdom; Rae Carson (YA) 433
  32. Antigoddess; Kendare Blake (YA) 336
  33. The Dream Thieves: Book II of the Raven Cycle; Maggie Stiefvater (YA) 437
  34. The Handmaid’s Tale; Margaret Atwood (F) 311
  35. Eleanor & Park; Rainbow Rowell (YA) 328
  36. The Bone Season: a novel; Samantha Shannon (YA) 466
  37. Snow Flower and the Secret Fan; Lisa See (F) 265
  38. Peony in Love; Lisa See (F) 294
  39. The Coldest Girl in Coldtown; Holly Black (YA) 419
  40. Gorgon: Paleontology, Obsession, and the Greatest Catastrophe in Earth’s History; Peter D. Ward (NF) 237

Movies:

  1. Magic Mike; Steven Soderbergh (2012)
  2. Gladiator; Ridley Scott (1999)
  3. Troy; Wolfgang Petersen (2004)
  4. Into the Fire; Michael Phelan (2005)
  5. Silver Linings Playbook; David O. Russell (2012)
  6. The Avengers; Joss Whedon (2012)
  7. Young Adult; Jason Reitman (2011)
  8. Atonement; Joe Wright (2007)
  9. Star Trek: Into Darkness; J. J. Abrams (2013)
  10. Star Trek; J. J. Abrams (2009)
  11. City of Angels; Brad Silberling (1998)
  12. The Little Mermaid; Ron Clements & John Musker (1989)
  13. The X-Files: Fight the Future; Rob Bowman (1998)
  14. Shattered Glass; Billy Ray (2003)
  15. The X-Files: I Want to Believe; Chris Carter (2008)
  16. Brave; Mark Andrews, Brenda Chapman, & Steve Purcell (2012)
  17. Warm Bodies; Jonathan Levine (2013)
  18. Iron Man 3; Shane Black (2013)
  19. World War Z; Marc Forster (2013)
  20. Thor; Kenneth Branagh (2011)
  21. The Damned United; Tom Hooper (2009)
  22. Kapringen (A Hijacking); Tobias Lindholm (2012)
  23. Dredd; Pete Travis (2012)

Lists of 2012

Every year my brother and I strive to read as many, if not more, books than we see movies. I wanted my book number to be higher by one, but I’m only 3/4 of the way through George R. R. Martin’s A Clash of Kings. How was your year?

Movies:

  1. Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace; George Lucas (1999)
  2. Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones; George Lucas (2002)
  3. Star Wars: Episode III – The Revenge of the Sith; George Lucas (2005)
  4. Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope; George Lucas (1977)
  5. Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back; Irvin Kershner (1980)
  6. Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi; Richard Marquand (1983)
  7. Super 8; JJ Abrams (2011)
  8. Moneyball; Bennett Miller (2011)
  9. Princess Mononoke; Hayao Miyazaki (1997)’
  10. Avatar; James Cameron (2009)
  11. Hunger Games; Gary Ross (2012)
  12. The Avengers; Joss Whedon (2012)
  13. Men in Black III; Barry Sonnenfeld (2012)
  14. Snow White and the Huntsman; Rupert Sanders (2012)
  15. John Carter; Andrew Stanton (2012)
  16. Tangled; Nathan Greno & Byron Howard (2010)
  17. A Hard Day’s Night; Richard Lester (1964)
  18. Rocky; John G. Avildsen (1976)
  19. Captain America; Joe Johnston (2011)
  20. Bridesmaids; Paul Feig (2011)
  21. Magic Mystery Tour; George Harrison, Bernard Knowles, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, & Ringo Starr (1967)
  22. Pitch Perfect; Jason Moore (2012)
  23. Les Misérables; Tom Hooper (2012)

Books:

  1. Poison Study; Maria V. Snyder (YA) 409
  2. Magic Study; Maria V. Snyder (YA) 443
  3. Fire Study; Maria V. Snyder (YA)
  4. Wishful Drinking; Carrie Fisher (Biography) 156
  5. The Vespertine; Saundra Mitchell (YA) 293
  6. Fixing Delilah; Sarah Ockler (YA) 308
  7. The Name of the Star; Maureen Johnson (YA) 372
  8. Twenty Boy Summer; Sarah Ockler (YA) 290
  9. Darker Than You Think; Jack Williamson (F) 266
  10. Anna Dressed in Blood; Kendare Blake (YA) 316
  11. The Girl of Fire and Thorns; Rae Carson (YA) 423
  12. Starcrossed; Josephine Angelini (YA) 487
  13. Through My Eyes; Tim Tebow with Nathan Whitaker (Biography) 257
  14. Tempest; Julie Cross (YA) 334
  15. Bad Taste in Boys; Carrie Harris (YA) 201
  16. Hollyweird; Terri Clark (YA) 229
  17. Curses!: a fucked up fairy tale; J.A. Kazimer (F) 292
  18. Moonglass; Jessi Kirby (YA) 232
  19. In Honor; Jessi Kirby (YA) 235
  20. Close to Shore: the terrifying shark attacks of 1916; Michael Capuzzo (NF) 308
  21. Black Heart; Holly Black (YA) 297
  22. Bitterblue; Kristin Cashore (YA) 539
  23. Switched: a Trylle novel; Amanda Hocking (YA) 318
  24. Torn: a Trylle novel; Amanda Hocking (YA) 324
  25. Ascend: a Trylle novel; Amanda Hocking (YA) 326
  26. Bittersweet; Sarah Ockler (YA) 378
  27. Marley & Me: life and love with the world’s worst dog; John Grogan (NF – Memoir) 289
  28. The Curiosities: a collection of stories; Tessa Gratton, Maggie Stiefvater, and Brenna Yovanoff (YA – short stories) 291
  29. Purity; Jackson Pearce (YA) 218
  30. Vanish: a firelight novel; Sophie Jordan (YA) 294
  31. Sweetly; Jackson Pearce (YA) 310
  32. Beauty; Robin McKinley (YA) 325
  33. When You Were Mine; Rebecca Serle (YA) 334
  34. Code Name Verity; Elizabeth Wein (YA) 332
  35. Foretold: 14 stories of prophecy and prediction; ed. Carrie Ryan (YA) 351
  36. The Night Circus; Erin Morgenstern (F) 387
  37. Girl of Nightmares; Kendare Blake (YA) 332
  38. Hidden; Sophie Jordan (YA) 260
  39. Throne of Glass; Sarah J. Maas (YA) 404
  40. The Crown of Embers; Rae Carson (YA) 410
  41. Valkyrie Rising; Ingrid Paulson (YA) 352
  42. This Dark Endeavor: The Apprenticeship of Victor Frankenstein (The Dark Endeavor Chronicles Series); Kenneth Oppel (YA) 298
  43. Such Wicked Intent: The Apprenticeship of Victor Frankenstein (The Dark Endeavor Chronicles Series); Kenneth Oppel (YA) 310
  44. The Perks of Being a Wallflower; Stephen Chbosky (YA) 224
  45. A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 1); George RR Martin (SciFi) 720
  46. Wake; Amanda Hocking: a watersong novel (YA) 309
  47. Cloud Atlas; David Mitchell (F) 528

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