Books Read in 2015

LibrariesWest Reads

  1. Allegiant by Veronica Roth
  2. The Maze Runner by James Dashner
  3. City of Ashes by Cassandra Clare
  4. A Well-deserved Murder by Katherine John
  5. City of Glass by Cassandra Clare
  6. City of Fallen Angels by Cassandra Clare
  7. City of Lost Souls by Cassandra Clare
  8. Beautiful Creatures by Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl
  9. Black Daffodil by Katherine John
  10. Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare
  11. Clockwork Prince by Cassandra Clare
  12. Vampire Academy – Richelle Mead
  13. A Second Chance by Jodi Taylor (Chronicles of St Mary’s)
  14. Death Cure by James Dashner
  15. Symphony of Echoes by Jodi Taylor (Chronicles of St Mary’s)
  16. The Red Pyramid: Kane Chronicles by Rick Riordan
  17. The Art of Creating Thinking by John Adair
  18. When a Child is Born by Jodi Taylor (short story)
  19. Going Postal by Terry Pratchett
  20. Valour and Vanity by Mary Robinette Kowal
  21. Curious Case of Benjamin Button and Six Other Stories by F Scott Fitzgerald
  22. Blind Faith by Ben Elton
  23. Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Dummies by Rob Willson and Rhena Branch
  24. Vampire Academy, Frostbite by Richelle Mead
  25. Vampire Academy, Shadow Kiss by Richelle Mead
  26. Want to Know a Secret? by Sue Moorcroft
  27. Vampire Academy: Blood Promise by Richelle Mead
  28. Superfreakonomics by Steven D Levitt and Stephen J Dubner
  29. Vampire Academy: Spirit Bound by Richelle Mead
  30. Vampire Academy: Last Sacrifice by Richelle Mead
  31. The Street Lawyer by John Grisham
  32. Succubus Blues by Richelle Mead
  33. The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas by John Boyne
  34. Mr Spaceship by Philip K Dick (short story)
  35. Runemarks by Joanne Harris
  36. Eragon by Christopher Paulini
  37. The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
  38. Fated by Sarah Alderson

Kindle Reads

  1. Planet Urth by Jennifer & Christopher Martucci
  2. Grandmaster: A flash-fiction novella by Calum Kerr
  3. The Funerals at Christmas by Dixon Barker (short story)
  4. Paydown by Nick Stephenson (novella)
  5. The Audacious Adventuress by Calum Kerr (flash fiction)
  6. Graveyard Shift by Angela Roquet
  7. Wanted by Nick Stephenson
  8. Dracula by Bram Stoker
  9. The Land That Time Forgot – Edgar Rice Burroughs
  10. The People Time Forgot – Edgar Rice Burroughs
  11. Out of Time’s Abyss – Edgar Rice Burroughs
  12. Journey to the Center of the Earth by Julies Verne
  13. Sign of the Times by Susan Buchanan
  14. The Last Resort by William Gordon
  15. Outview (The Inner Movement) by Brandt Legg
  16. The Island of Doctor Moreau by H G Wells
  17. The Invisible Man by H G Wells
  18. Straight on Till Morning by Lynne Barrett-Lee
  19. After First Light by Scott Nicholson (Novella)
  20. The Phoenix Conspiracy by Richard Sanders
  21. Origins (Spinward Fringe) by Randolph Lalonde
  22. Dead Trees by Eli Constant
  23. The Steps of the Priory by Sally Quilford
  24. Scraps (Flash Fiction Collection, various authors)
  25. After: The Shock by Scott Nicholson
  26. The Poison Belt by Arthur Conan Doyle
  27. Apocalypse Weird: The Red King by Nick Cole
  28. Septimus Heap: Magyk 1 by Angie Sage
  29. The Decscent Series 1-3 by S M Raine
  30. Open Minds (Mindjack Trilogy) by Susan Kaye Quinn
  31. The Girl in the Box Series, Books 1-3 by Robert J Crane
  32. The Elsker Saga: Elsker by S T Bende (Gods & Mortals Anthology)
  33. I Bring the Fire (A Loki Story) by C Gockel (Gods & Mortals Anthology)
  34. A Killer Thriller Collection – Eight the Hard Way by Various (short stories/novellas)
  35. The Lost Tales of Power by Vincent Trigili (Future Tense Book Bundle)
  36. Darkangel: Witches of Cleopatra Hill by Christine Pope (The Paranormal 13 Book Bundle)
  37. Viking Tales by Jennie Hall (short stories)
  38. Feyland: The Dark Realm (Future Tense Box Set) by Anthea Sharp
  39. Twin Souls: Nevermore (Book One) by K A Pope (Paranormal 13 box set)
  40. Internal Dialogue (Busy Writer’s Guides Book 7) by Marcy Kennedy
  41. Audiobooks for Indies by Simon Whistler
  42. Sympathy for the Devil by Christine Pope (Gods & Mortals Anthology)
  43. Dead Radiance by T G Ayer (Gods & Mortals Anthology)
  44. The Gatekeeper’s Sons by Eva Pohler (Gods & Mortals Anthology)
  45. Nolander: Emanations, Book One by Becca Mills (Gods & Mortals Anthology)
  46. Crossroads by Mary Ting (Gods & Mortals Anthology)
  47. The Secret Life of Walter Mitty by James Thurber (Short story/audio)
  48. Twin Souls: The Twin Souls Saga by DelSheree Gladden
  49. 100 One Hundred Word Tales by Jonathan Hill
  50. Blood Debt: Touched Series by Nancy Straight
  51. The Relic Guild by Edward Cox (audio/short story)
  52. Marked: Soul Guardians by Kim Richardson
  53. Runes by Edhah Walters
  54. Hope(less) by Melissa Haag

Smashwords Reads

  1. The God Decrees (Devan Chronicles by Mark E Cooper (Quest Anthology)
  2. Defender (Sanctuary Series) by Robert J Crane (Quest Anthology)
  3. Draykon by Charlotte E English (Quest Anthology)
  4. Fire and Ice – Patty Jensen (Quest Anthology)
  5. Lost City, Vol I, Tales of Lentari by Jeffrey M Poole (Quest Anthology)
  6. Reversion: The Inevitable Horror by J Thorn (Quest Anthology)

Wattpad Reads

  1. Trouble on Reserve by Kim Harrison (short story)
  2. The Little Android by Marissa Meyer (short story)
  3. One Hundred Steps by Susan Ee (Drabble)
  4. The Good Death Guide by Thestevejordan (short story)
  5. Dark Matter Myopia by Terry Madden (short story)

Scribd. Reads

  1. Wrath of a Mad God by Raymond E Feist (80% this year)
  2. The Pursuit of Perfection and How it Harms Writers by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
  3. Drawing on the Power of Resonance in Writing by David Farland
  4. Rides a Dread Legion by Raymond E Feist
  5. Jimmy and the Crawler by Raymond E Feist
  6. The Vampire Diaries: The Awakening by L J Smith (audio)
  7. The Vampire Diaries: The Struggle by L J Smith (audio)
  8. Talent is Overrated: What really separates world-class performers from everybody else by Geoff Colvin
  9. The Vampire Diaries: The Fury by L J Smith (audio)
  10. Let’s Get Digital: How to get noticed and sell more books by David Gaughran
  11. Partials by Dan Wells
  12. No Plot, No Problem by Chris Baty
  13. The Vampire Diaries: Dark Reunion by L J Smith (audio)
  14. Reader Magnets: Get readers to come to you by Nick Stephenson
  15. Fragments (Partials 2) by Dan Wells (audio)
  16. Isolation: A lost tale in the partials sequence by Dan Wells
  17. Writing the Novel by Lawrence Block
  18. The Immortal Rules by Julie Kagawa
  19. Scrivener for Dummies by Gwen Hernandez
  20. At the Gates of Darkness by Raymond E Feist
  21. A Kingdom Beseiged by Raymond E Feist
  22. A Crown Imperiled by Raymond E Feist
  23. How to Write the Million Dollar Story by Jim Driver & Jack Davies
  24. How to Write a Novel Using the Snowflake Method by Randy Ingermanson
  25. Magician’s End by Raymond E Feist
  26. One Dead, Twice Shy (Madison Avery) by Kim Harrison
  27. Early to Death, Early to Rise (Madison Avery) by Kim Harrison
  28. Something Deadly This Way Comes (Madison Avery) by Kim Harrison
  29. Hush, Hush by Becca Fitzpatrick
  30. The Plot Whisperer by Martha Alderson
  31. 1,600 words an hour by Jim Driver and Jack Davies
  32. Crescendo by Becca Fitzpatrick
  33. Silence by Becca Fitzpatrick
  34. Finale by Becca Fitzpatrick
  35. The Marshall Plan for Novel Writing by Evan Marshall
  36. A Murder of Clones by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
  37. Search and Recovery by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
  38. The Hunt by Andrew Fukuda
  39. The Prey by Andrew Fukuda
  40. Breathe by Sarah Crossan
  41. The Weight of Water by Sarah Crossan
  42. Virtual Freedom by Chris Ducker
  43. Resist: Breathe 2 by Sarah Crossan
  44. Encrypted by Lindsay Buroker
  45. The Iron King by Julie Kagawa
  46. Enigma by Lindsay Buroker (novella)
  47. Decrypted by Lindsay Buroker
  48. The Emperor’s Edge by Lindsay Buroker
  49. Dark Currents by Lindsay Buroker
  50. The Assassin’s Curse by Lindsay Buroker (novella)
  51. Deadly Games by Lindsay Buroker
  52. Conspiracy by Lindsay Buroker
  53. Shadows Over Innocence by Lindsay Buroker (short story)
  54. Ice Cracker II and Other Stories by Lindsay Buroker
  55. Blood and Betrayal by Lindsay Buroker
  56. Beneath the Surface by Lindsay Buroker
  57. The Peyti Crisis by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
  58. Forged in Blood I by Lindsay Buroker
  59. Forged in Blood II by Lindsay Buroker
  60. Solstice Day Gifts by Lindsay Buroker (short story)
  61. Republic by Lindsay Buroker
  62. A Question of Honor by Lindsay Buroker (novella)
  63. Labrynths of the Heart by Lindsay Buroker (novella)
  64. Death Down Below by Lindsay Buroker (novella)
  65. Degrees of Delusion by Lindsay Buroker (novella)
  66. The Lathe of Heaven by Ursula K Le Guin
  67. Into the Woods by Kim Harrison (short story and novella collection/audio)
  68. The Giver by Lois Lowry
  69. Wild Mind: Living the Writer’s Life by Natalie Goldberg
  70. Holes by Louis Schar
  71. Vampire Requiem by J R Rain (short story)
  72. Me Too by Jonathan Miles (short story)

Internet Reads (some sent to Kindle for ease of reading)

  1. An Incursion of Mice by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  2. Purity Test by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  3. Roast Dinosaur by Carl Steiger (short story) (EDF)
  4. Changeling by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  5. Hearts by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  6. The Monster in Our Midst by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  7. Sole Survivor by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  8. Crossing the River Styx by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  9. The Best and the Brightest by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  10. Playing with Reality by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (website)
  11. The Boy Who Needed Heroes by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  12. Courting Rites by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  13. Phantom by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  14. Voyeuristic Tendencies by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  15. War Cake by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  16. Fighting Bob by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  17. Looking for Miriam by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  18. Spaceships in the Desert by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (website)
  19. Echea by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  20. Good Genes by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  21. Galactic Band-Aid by Jedd Cole (short story) (Daily Science Fiction)
  22. The Matchmaker by D K Holmberg (short story) (Daily Science Fiction)
  23. Dancing with Fire by Caroline M Yoachim (short story) (Daily Science Fiction)
  24. Dear Superhero by Beth Rivers (short story) (Daily Science Fiction)
  25. Cafe Macondo by Megan Arkenberg (short story) (Daily Science Fiction)
  26. White Poplar by Shannon Peavey (short story) (Daily Science Fiction)
  27. The Haunted Snail by Cat Rambo (short story) (Daily Science Fiction)
  28. The Show Must Go On by James Beamon (short story) (Daily Science Fiction)
  29. Scheduling Conflict – Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  30. Housewarming by Nicky Drayden (short story) (Daily Science Fiction)
  31. Miriam and I, after the End by I Verse (short story) (Daily Science Fiction)
  32. Time Machine: An End of the World Inventory by Ginger Weil (short story) (Daily Science Fiction)
  33. War Games by Kat Otis (short story) (Daily Science Fiction)
  34. The Message by G O Clark (short story) (Daily Science Fiction)
  35. Five Spikes by Nicholas Diehl (short story) (Daily Science Fiction)
  36. What the Monster Saw by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  37. Songbirds by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  38. Her Mother’s Secrets by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  39. Star by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  40. The Questing Mind by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  41. E-Male by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  42. Results by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  43. The Observer by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  44. Track 61 by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  45. Name-calling by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  46. Elites by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  47. Cat Nap by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  48. Reflections on Life and Death by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  49. Geeks Bearing Gifts by Kristine Grayson (short story) (Kristine Kathryn Rusch website)
  50. Details by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  51. Say Hello to My Little Friend by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)
  52. The Amazing Quizmo by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (short story) (own website)


  1. Tales from the Norse Legends (Audio) read by Benjamin Soames

Project Gutenberg

  1. The Children of Odin: The Book of Northern Myths by Padraic
  2. ColumThe Younger Edda by Snorri Sturlson
  3. The Edda, Volume 1 by L Winifred Faraday
  4. The Edda, Volume 2 by L Winifred Faraday
  5. The Elder Eddas of Saemund Sigfusson