Books Reviewed



Locked Rooms by Laurie R. King
The Game by Laurie R. King
Justice Hall by Laurie R. King
O Jerusalem by Laurie R. King
The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde
They Do It With Mirrors by Agatha Christie
The Moor by Laurie R. King
The Hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle
Baltimore Blues by Laura Lippman
A Letter of Mary by Laurie R. King

Young Adult

Birthmarked by Caragh M. O'Brien
Unwind by Neal Shusterman
The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan


Chitty Chitty Bang Bang by Ian Fleming
Wonderstruck by Brian Szelnick
The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick
The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett


Good-Bye, Mr. Chips by James Hilton
The Mark of Zorro by Johnston McCulley
Beowulf - Poetry and graphic novels by Heaney, Storrie & Randall, Hinds
The Postman Always Rings Twice by James M. Cain
The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
The Odyssey: Poetry by Homer and Graphic Novel by Gareth Hinds
Sweet Thursday by John Steinbeck
Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
The Inheritance by Louisa May Alcott
A Study in Scarlet - Graphic Novel by Conan Doyle, Edginton, Culbard
Dracula by Bram Stoker

Science Fiction

New Earth by Ben Bova
Captain Vorpatril's Alliance by Lois McMaster Bujold
Birthmarked by Caragh M. O'Brien - Young Adult
Unwind by Neal Shusterman - Young Adult


Something Wicked This Way Comes by Ray Bradbury


Want Not by Jonathan Miles
Andrew's Brain by E. L. Doctorow
The Silver Star by Jeannette Walls
Men and Dogs by Katie Crouch
Flimsy Little Plastic Miracles by Ron Currie, Jr.
The Lover's Dictionary by David Levithan
Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
The Book of Lost Fragrances by M. J. Rose
Bel Canto by Ann Patchett
The Cider House Rules by John Irving
The Night Circus by Erin Mortgenstern
The Scent of Rain and Lightning by Nancy Pickard
Gideon's Sword by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon
Riding Lessons by Sara Gruen
I'll Walk Alone by Mary Higgins Clark
State of Wonder by Ann Patchett
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest by Stieg Larsson
Half Broke Horses by Jeannette Walls
Heartwood by Belva Plain
The Girl Who Played with Fire by Stieg Larsson
Mom's Cancer by Brian Fies
Major Pettigrew's Last Stand by Helen Simonson
Room by Emma Donoghue
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson
The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro


The Aviator's Wife by Melanie Benjamin
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See
Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker by Jennifer Chiaverini
The Last Runaway by Tracy Chevalier
One Glorious Ambition by Jane Kirkpatrick
Island Beneath the Sea by Isabel Allende
The Shoemaker's Wife by Adriana Trigiani
The House I Loved by Tatiana de Rosnay
Inés of My Soul by Isabel Allende
The Buddha in the Attic by Julie Otsuka
Loving Frank by Nancy Horan
When the Emperor was Divine by Julie Otsuka

Pulitzer Prize Winners

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout
A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan


The Butler - A Witness to History by Wil Haygood
The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls
Bossypants by Tina Fey
Gabby: A Story of Courage and Hope by Gabrielle Giffords and Mark Kelly
The Illustrated Longitude by Dava Sobel and William J. H. Andrewes
Healthier Without Wheat by Dr. Stephen Wangen
Moonwalking with Einstein by Joshua Foer
The Pioneer Woman: Black Heels to Tractor Wheels by Ree Drummond