Books read in 2014 and favourites reads of the year

My favourite books (read for the first time) in 2014 were:
  • The Cuckoo's Calling - Robert Galbraith
  • We Bought A Zoo - Benjamin Mee
  • Shift - Hugh Howey
  • Geek Girl - Holly Smale
  • Orange is the New Black - Piper Kerman
  • Broken Dolls - James Carol
  • The Accidental Life of Jessie Jefferson - Paige Toon
  • Rivers of London - Ben Aaronovitch
  • Moon Over Soho - Ben Aaronovitch
  • Spare Brides - Adele Parks
  • Unwholly - Neal Shusterman
  • Unsouled - Neal Shusterman
  • Under A Silent Moon - Elizabeth Haynes
  • The Shadow of the Wind - Carlos Ruiz Zafón
  • Station Eleven - Emily St. John Mandel

Which books did you enjoy reading the most this year? x

Books read in 2014:
  1. Mad About the Boy - Helen Fielding [B]
  2. The Cuckoo's Calling - Robert Galbraith [B]
  3. Limitless - Alan Glynn [B]
  4. Afterlife Academy - Jaimie Admans [B] 
  5. Tethers - Jack Croxall [B] 
  6. Dark Places - Gillian Flynn [B] 
  7. Bring Him Back - Scott Mariani [B]
  8. A Monster Calls - Patrick Ness [B] 
  9. Temptation Island  - Victoria Fox [B]
  10. The Sentinel - Holly Martin [B] 
  11. The Goldfinch - Donna Tartt [B]
  12. Tilly Mint Tales - Berlie Doherty [R]
  13. Why do Fools Fall in Love? - Louise Marley [B]
  14. Perfect - Rachel Joyce [B] 
  15. Millie and the American Wedding - Annabel Scott [B] 
  16. Watching Over You - Mel Sherratt [B]
  17. Sworn Secret - Amanda Jennings [B]
  18. Silence - Natasha Preston [B] 
  19. Broken Silence - Natasha Preston [B]  
  20. Madame Tussaud - Michelle Moran [B] 
  21. Single in the City - Michele Gorman [B] 
  22. Locked In - Kerry Wilkinson [B] 
  23. A Jersey Kiss - Georgina Troy [B] 
  24. Billy and Me - Giovanna Fletcher [B] 
  25. The Gift - Karli Perrin [B] 
  26. The Naughty Girls Book Club - Sophie Hart [B] 
  27. Summer Affairs - Louise Candlish [B]
  28. The Good Father - Diane Chamberlain [B] 
  29. Getting Over Mr Right - Chris Manby [B] 
  30. The Rosie Project - Graeme Simsion [B]
  31. The Bones of Avalon - Phil Rickman [B] 
  32. We Bought a Zoo - Benjamin Mee [B] 
  33. The Testing - Joelle Charbonneau [B] 
  34. Wool - Hugh Howey [B] 
  35. Shift - Hugh Howey [B] 
  36. Dust - Hugh Howey [B]  
  37. Under a Mackerel Sky - Rick Stein [B] 
  38. The Secret Apocalypse - James Harden [B]
  39. Geek Girl - Holly Smale [B] 
  40. Fixed On You - Laurelin Paige [B] 
  41. Found In You - Laurelin Paige [B] 
  42. Forever In You - Laurelin Paige [B]  
  43. Orange is the New Black - Piper Kerman [B]
  44. The Science Bit - Hayley Carr [B]
  45. Broken Dolls - James Carol [B]
  46. Taken - Jacqui Rose [B]
  47. The Earth Hums in B Flat - Mari Strachan [B] 
  48. The Iron King - Maurice Druon [B] 
  49. Three Girls and a Baby - Rachel Schurig [B] 
  50. Three Girls and a Wedding - Rachel Schurig [B]  
  51. Three Girls and a Leading Man - Rachel Schurig [B]   
  52. The Accidental Life of Jessie Jefferson - Paige Toon [B]
  53. Wedding Night - Sophie Kinsella [B] 
  54. It Felt Like A Kiss - Sarra Manning [B]
  55. Heartbreak Hotel - Deborah Moggach [B]
  56. Sleep Tight - Rachel Abbott [B] 
  57. Only the Innocent - Rachel Abbott [B]
  58. The Back Road - Rachel Abbott [B] 
  59. Clockwork Princess - Cassandra Clare [B]
  60. The Accident - C. L. Taylor [B]
  61. The First Last Kiss - Ali Harris [B] 
  62. Rivers of London - Ben Aaronovitch [B] 
  63. Moon Over Soho - Ben Aaronovitch [B] 
  64. Mary Poppins - P.L. Travers [B]
  65. Whispers Under Ground - Ben Aaronovitch [B]  
  66. Fractured - Dani Atkins [B] 
  67. The Fault in our Stars - John Green [B]
  68. Spare Brides - Adele Parks [B]
  69. A Fatal Debt - John Gapper [B] 
  70. The Search Angel - Tish Cohen [B] 
  71. Pretty Little Liars - Sara Shepard [R]
  72. Flawless - Sara Shepard [R]
  73. Summer's Child - Diane Chamberlain [B] 
  74. Perfect - Sara Shepard [R] 
  75. Divergent - Veronica Roth [R] 
  76. Insurgent - Veronica Roth [R]
  77. Allegiant - Veronica Roth [B] 
  78. Unbelievable - Sara Shepard [R] 
  79. From Whitechapel - Melanie Clegg [B] 
  80. Wicked - Sara Shepard [R] 
  81. Killer - Sara Shepard [R]  
  82. Heartless - Sara Shepard [R] 
  83. Wanted - Sara Shepard [R]
  84. Model Misfit - Holly Smale [B] 
  85. Cry Baby - David Jackson [B]
  86. Broken Homes - Ben Aaronovitch [B]  
  87. Hollywood Sinners - Victoria Fox [B]  
  88. Sweet Temptation - Lucy Diamond [B] 
  89. The Bad Boyfriends Bootcamp - Poppy Dolan [B] 
  90. Unwind - Neal Shusterman [B] 
  91. Unwholly - Neal Shusterman [B] 
  92. Unsouled - Neal Shusterman [B]  
  93. Dead Ever After - Charlaine Harris [B]
  94. Ivy Lane: Spring - Cathy Bramley [B]
  95. Mary Poppins Comes Back - P.L. Travers [B]
  96. So, You Think You're A Celebrity Chef? - Caroline James [B]
  97. The Reluctant Fundamentalist - Mohsin Hamid [R] 
  98. Matched - Ally Condie [R]
  99. Crossed - Ally Condie [R]
  100. Reached - Ally Condie [B] 
  101. Look Behind You - Sibel Hodge [B] 
  102. Amy & Zach - Sarah Louise Smith [B]
  103. The Debt & the Doormat - Laura Barnard [B]
  104. Confessions of a Chalet Girl - Lorraine Wilson [B]
  105. Departed - Nick Stephenson [B]
  106. Prime Time - Jane Wenham-Jones [B] 
  107. Looking for La La - Ellie Campbell [B]
  108. After Wimbledon - Jennifer Gilby Roberts [B]
  109. The Silkworm - Robert Galbraith [B]
  110. Independent Study - Joelle Charbonneau [B]
  111. The Nemesis Program - Scott Mariani [B]
  112. Uglies - Scott Westerfeld [B]
  113. Pretties - Scott Westerfeld [B] 
  114. Size 12 and Ready to Rock - Meg Cabot [B] 
  115. Keeper of the Light - Diane Chamberlain [B]
  116. Apple Tree Yard - Louise Doughty [B] 
  117. In the Blood - Lisa Unger [B]
  118. Someone to Watch Over - Madeleine Reiss [B]
  119. Escape for the Summer - Ruth Saberton [B] 
  120. The Silver Locket - Margaret James [B] 
  121. It's Got To Be Perfect - Hayley Hill [B] 
  122. Graduation Day - Joelle Charbonneau [B]
  123. One Breath Away - Heather Gudenkauf [B]
  124. Behind Every Cloud - Pauline Lawless [B]
  125. The Perfect Family - Kathryn Shay [B]
  126. You Had Me At Halo - Amanda Ashby [B]
  127. Scratch - Danny Gillan [B]
  128. Scot on the Rocks - Brenda Janowitz [B]
  129. Divorcees.Biz - Eileen Thornton [B]
  130. A Girl's Best Friend - Louise Marley [B]
  131. Lottie's Luck - Amanda Egan [B]
  132. Jack with a Twist - Brenda Janowitz [B]
  133. The Dummy Line - Bobby Cole [B]
  134. Lessons In Being A Flapper - Angela Smith [B]
  135. Brighton Belle - Sara Sheridan [B]
  136. Sinfully Summer - Aimee Duffy [B]
  137. About a Girl - Lindsay Kelk [B]
  138. Sisters in Love - Melissa Foster [B]
  139. Security - Mandy Baggot [B]
  140. The Murder Bag - Tony Parsons [B]
  141. The Trouble with Knights in Shining Armour - Valerie-Anne Baglietto [B]
  142. Stilettos & Stubble - Amanda Egan [B]
  143. Creepy Christmas - Jaimie Admans [B]
  144. Under a Silent Moon - Elizabeth Haynes [B]
  145. Someone Else's Skin - Sarah Hilary [B]
  146. The Lost Continent - Bill Bryson [R]
  147. Angels and Demons - Dan Brown [R]
  148. The One You Love - Paul Pilkington [B] 
  149. Bring Me Sunshine - Janet Glover [B]
  150. Midsummer Magic - Julia Williams [B] 
  151. Midnight Crossroad - Charlaine Harris [B]
  152. The Maze Runner - James Dashner [B]
  153. The Scorch Trials - James Dashner [B]
  154. The Death Cure - James Dashner [B]
  155. The Kill Order - James Dashner [B] 
  156. The Da Vinci Code - Dan Brown [R] 
  157. Inferno - Dan Brown [R]
  158. Before I Fall - Lauren Oliver [B]
  159. The Returners - Gemma Malley [B]
  160. The Shadow of the Wind - Carlos Ruiz Zafón [B]
  161. The Villa - Rosanna Ley [B]
  162. One Night in Italy - Lucy Diamond [B]
  163. The Passage - Justin Cronin [B]
  164. Black Roses - Jane Thynne [B]
  165. The Worst Girlfriend in the World - Sarra Manning [B]
  166. Power Games - Victoria Fox [B]
  167. The State We're In - Adele Parks [B]
  168. Before We Met - Lucie Whitehouse [B]
  169. Close My Eyes - Sophie McKenzie [B]
  170. Partials - Dan Wells [B]
  171. Fragments - Dan Wells [B] 
  172. Ruins - Dan Wells [B]  
  173. Sweet Addictions - J. Daniels [B]
  174. Fall of Giants - Ken Follett [B] 
  175. Watch Me - James Carol [B]
  176. Under the Skin - Michel Faber [B]
  177. The First Time We Met - Pippa Croft [B] 
  178. The Second Time I Saw You - Pippa Croft [B] 
  179. How to be a Good Wife - Emma Chapman [B] 
  180. The Woods - Harlan Coben [B]
  181. Tell No One - Harlan Coben [B] 
  182. Lovestruck in London - Rachel Schurig [B] 
  183. The Perfectionists - Sara Shepard [B]
  184. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban - J.K. Rowling [R]
  185. Orange is the New Black - Piper Kerman [R]
  186. Are you there God? It's me, Margaret - Judy Blume [R] 
  187. Forever - Judy Blume [B]
  188. The Sword of Moses - Dominic Selwood [B] 
  189. Undivided - Neal Shusterman [B]  
  190. Reflection - Diane Chamberlain [B] 
  191. What Would Oprah Do? - Erin Emerson [B]
  192. Ender's Game - Orson Scott Card [B]
  193. The Winter Folly - Lulu Taylor [B] 
  194. The Angel's Game - Carlos Ruiz Zafón [B]
  195. A Beginner's Guide to Christmas - Jennifer Joyce [B]
  196. A Very Coco Christmas - Robert Bryndza [B]
  197. Driving Home for Christmas - Emma Hannigan [B]
  198. Make My Wish Come True - Fiona Harper [B]
  199. Mistletoe in Manhatten - Talli Roland [B]
  200. Cinderella's Buttons - Amanda Egan [B]
  201. What You Wish For - Mark Edwards [B]
  202. Snow Angels - James Thompson [B]
  203. Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children - Ransom Riggs [B]
  204. Mary Poppins Opens the Door - P.L. Travers [B]
  205. Lucifer's Tears - James Thompson [B]
  206. Written in the Stars - Ali Harris [B]
  207. Paper Aeroplanes - Dawn O'Porter [B]
  208. When I Wasn't Watching - Michelle Kelly [B]
  209. Station Eleven - Emily St. John Mandel [B]
  210. Girl Online - Zoe Suggs [B]
  211. Half Bad - Sally Green [B]
  212. The Memory Book - Rowan Coleman [B]
Did not finish:

The Beautiful and Damned - F. Scott Fitzgerald
Walden and Other Writings - Henry David Thoreau
Anathema - K.A. Tucker
Grace Grows - Shelle Sumners
The Journey of James Halldon - James Glynn
Better Together - Nicola May
Sammi Ever After - Soma Helmi
Cocktail Hour - Tara McTiernan
Once Upon A Winter - Valerie-Anne Baglietto 

1 comment

Theresa @ Under Honest Trees said...

Amazing!! I love how long your list is! I'm hoping to read more this year and will definitely be looking into some of your titles :)