Sunday, January 20, 2013

William Shakespeare


William Shakespeare  (-26 April 1564 (baptised ) – 23 April 1616)

1 The Two Gentlemen of Verona (1589–1591)

2 The Taming of the Shrew (1590–1594)

3 Henry VI, Part 2 (1590–1591)

4 Henry VI, Part 3 (1591)

5 Henry VI, Part 1 (1591)

6 Titus Andronicus (1591–1592)

7 Richard III (1592–1593)

8 Edward III[25] (1594)

9 The Comedy of Errors (1594)

10 Love's Labour's Lost (1594–1595)

11 Love's Labour's Won (1595–1596)

12 Richard II (1595)

13 Romeo and Juliet (1595)

14 A Midsummer Night's Dream (1595)

15 The Life and Death of King John (1596)

16 The Merchant of Venice (1596)

17 Henry IV, Part 1 (1596–1597)

18 The Merry Wives of Windsor (1597–1598)

19 Henry IV, Part 2 (1596–1597)

20 Much Ado About Nothing (1598–1599)

21 Henry V (1598–1599)

22 Julius Caesar (1599)

23 As You Like It (1599–1600)

24 Hamlet (1599–1601)

25 Twelfth Night (1601)

26 Troilus and Cressida (1602)

27 Measure for Measure (1603–1604)

28 Othello (1603–1604)

29 King Lear (1605–1606)

30 Timon of Athens (1605–1606)

31 Macbeth (1606)

32 Antony and Cleopatra (1606)

33 All's Well That Ends Well (1606–1607)

34 Pericles, Prince of Tyre (1607)

35 Coriolanus (1608)

36 The Winter's Tale (1609–1610)

37 Cymbeline (1610–1611)

38 The Tempest (1610–1611)

39 Cardenio (1612–1613)

40 Henry VIII, or All is True (1613)

41 The Two Noble Kinsmen (1613)

Saturday, January 19, 2013

2013 In Books

 2013/2014 In Books

CURRENTLY READING



EXCELLENT READS

Neal Shüsterman

Skinjacker Trilogy
1. Everlost (2006)
2. Everwild (2009)
3. Everfound (2011)

Sidekicks by Jack D Ferraiolo (2011)

Brandon Mull 
1. The Candy Shop War (2007)
2. Arcade Catastrophe (2012) 

Tom Greenwald
Charlie Joe Jackson

Matthew Cody
Powerless
1. Powerless (2009)
  1. Super (2012)
  2. Villainous (2014)









REALLY GOOD READS
I, Robot (1950) Isaac Asimov

Andrew Clements

Things
  1. Things Not Seen (2002)

House of Secrets (with Ned Vizzini)
  1. Battle of the Beasts (2014) (March 25, 2014)

Richard Paul Evans
Michael Vey
1. The Prisoner of Cell 25 (2011)
2. Rise of the Elgen (2012)
3. Battle of the Ampere (2013) 

The Case for Christ by Lee Strobel (1998)

Young Sherlock Holmes
1. Death Cloud (2010)

Patrick Ness
 Chaos Walking 
1. The Knife of Never Letting Go (2008)
2. The Ask and the Answer (2009)
  1. Monsters of Men (2010) 

Gordon Korman
Hypnotists
  1. Hypnotize Me (2013)

Richard Ungar
Time Snatchers






GOOD READS
Warm Bodies  (2010) Isaac Marion
The Caves of Steel (1954) Isaac Asimov
Slan (1946) A. E. Van Vogt   GOLDEN AGE
The Freedom Maze  by  (2011) Delia Sherman

Eoin Colfer
1. The Reluctant Assassin (2013) 
2. The Hangman's Revolution (2014) (Jul 8, 2014)

Paul Crilley
Invisible Order
1. Rise of the Darklings (2010)
2. The Fire King (2011)

Jurassic Park
  1. The Lost World (1995)

Nancy Farmer
The Ear, The Eye, and the Arm (1994)

Mither Mages Orson Scott Card
1. The Lost Gate (2011)
  1. The Gate Thief (2013)

Ransom Riggs
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children   (2011)
2. Hollow City (2014) (Jan 14, 2014)
Arcanum (2015)

The True Meaning of Smekday (2007) Adam Rex


Polly Shulman,
Grimm Legacy



OK READS
1.      Beautiful Creatures  (2009) Kami Garcia
The Flint Heart l by John Paterson and Katherine Paterson 2011r

Empire Isaac Asimov
1. Pebble in the Sky (1950)
2. The Stars Like Dust (1951)
3. The Currents of Space (1952)

Andrew Clements

Things
2. Things Hoped for (2006)
3. Things That Are (2008)

Terry Pratchett

Mockingjay (2010)   Suzanne Collins

POOR READS
3. Foundation (1951)   aka The 1,000 Year Plan  Isaac Asimov
1. The Spook's Apprentice (2004) aka Revenge of the Witch Joseph Delaney

New SERIES
James Dashner
Morality Doctrine
1. The Eye of Minds (2013)
  1. The Rule of Thoughts (2014) (August 26, 2014) 

D J MacHale
Sylo
1. Sylo (2013)
  1. Storm (2014) 25 Mar 2014

Brandon Mull
Five Kingdoms
  1. Sky Raiders (2014) 11 Mar 2014




Lissa Price
Starters
0.5. Portrait of a Starter: An Unhidden Story (2012)
1. Starters (2012)
1.25. Portrait of a Marshal: An Unhidden Story (2012)
1.75. Portrait of a Donor (2013)
  1. Enders (2013)

Accelerati Trilogy (with Eric Elfman)
1. Tesla's Attic (2014) (February 11, 2014)

SEQUALS TO LOOK OUT FOR
Hero/Mike Lupicasi
Paul Crilley Invisible Order

Being Made into a movie

Cassandra Clare
Mortal Instruments
1. City of Bones (2007

The Host (2008) Stephennie Meyer

Here Be Monsters! (2005) written and illustrated by Alan Snow. 

STARTED First book BUT NOT FINISHED YET
Cosmic (2008) Cottrell Boyce

Floors
1. Floors (2011)
  1. The Field of Wacky Inventions (2013)



Neil Gaiman
The Graveyard Book (2008)

Anne Ursu
Breadcrumbs Novel (2011)


Catherynne M Valente
Fairyland
The Girl Who Ruled Fairyland - For a Little While (2011)
1. The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making (2011)
2. The Girl Who Fell Beneath Fairyland and Led the Revels There (2012)
3. The Girl Who Flew to Fairyland and Back Again (2013)

Jacqueline West
Books of Elsewhere
1. The Shadows (2010)
2. Spellbound (2011)
3. The Second Spy (2012)
  1. The Strangers (2013)



WANT TO READ/REREAD


SERIES Started

Tom Angleberger
Origami Yoda





 Pseudonymous Bosch
The Name of This Book Is Secret (2007) is based on smell,
If You're Reading This, It's Too Late (2008) is based on sound,
This Book Is Not Good for You (2009) is based on taste,
This Isn't What It Looks Like (2010) is based on sight
This Book Is Not Yet Titled (2011) is based on touch

Elsie Chapman
Dualed
1. Dualed (2013)
  1. Divided (2014) (May 27, 2014)

Bryan Chick
Secret Zoo
1. The Secret Zoo (2007)
2. Secrets and Shadows (2011)
3. Riddles and Danger (2011)
4. Traps and Specters (2012)
  1. Raids and Rescues (2013)

James Dashner
The Maze Runner Files (2013)
The Kill Order (2012)

Neil Gaiman 
1. Interworld (2007)
2. The Silver Dream (2013)  

Tom Greenwald
Charlie Joe Jackson







Margaret Peterson Haddix 
Missing
1. Found (2008)
2. Sent (2009)
3. Sabotaged (2010)
4. Torn (2011)
5. Caught (2012)
6. Risked (2013)
7. Redeemed (2015)

David Klass
Caretaker Trilogy
1. Firestorm (2006)
2. Whirlwind (2008)
3. Timelock (2009)
Stuck on Earth (2010)

Dean Koontz

Odd Thomas
In Odd We Trust (2008) (with Queenie Chan)
Odd Is on Our Side (2010) (with Fred Van Lente)

 Odd Interlude







Andrew Lane
Young Sherlock Holmes
1. Death Cloud (2010)
2. Red Leech (2010)  aka Rebel Fire
3. Black Ice (2011)
4. Fire Storm (2011)
5. Snake Bite (2012)
6. Knife Edge (2013)
Bedlam (2011)
Young Sherlock Holmes Boxed Set (omnibus) (2012)

Pittacus Lore
Lorien Legacies
1. I Am Number Four (2010)
2. The Power of Six (2011)
3. The Rise of Nine (2012)
4. The Fall of Five (2013)

Confessions (with Maxine Paetro)
  1. The Private School Murders (2013)


Paul Melko
Walls of the Universe

James Patterson
Daniel X
1. Dangerous Days of Daniel X (2008) (with Michael Ledwidge)  
2. Watch the Skies (2009) (with Ned Rust)
3. Demons and Druids (2010) (with Adam Sadler)
4. Game Over (2011) (with Ned Rust)
5. Armageddon (2012) (with Chris Grabenstein)
Alien Hunter (2008) (with Leopoldo Gout)

J T Petty
Clemency Pogue
1. Fairy Killer (2005)
2. The Hobgoblin Proxy (2006)
3. The Scrivener Bees (2007)


Adam Rex
1. Cold Cereal (2012)
  1. Unlucky Charms (2013) 
  2. Champions of Breakfast (2014) (February 11, 2014)


Rick Riordan

Percy Jackson and the Olympians
1. The Lightning Thief (2005)
2. The Sea of Monsters (2006)
3. The Titan's Curse (2007)
4. The Battle of the Labyrinth (2008)
5. The Last Olympian (2009)

Kane Chronicles
1. The Red Pyramid (2010)
2. The Throne of Fire (2011)
3. The Serpent's Shadow (2012)
The Kane Chronicles Survival Guide (2012)


Heroes of Olympus
5. The Blood of Olympus (2014)(October 7, 2014)

World Book Day 2009 (with Terry Deary)
Percy Jackson and the Sword of Hades / Horrible Histories: Groovy Greeks (2009)


Veronica Roth
Insurgent Trilogy
1. Divergent (2011)
2. Insurgent (2012)

Escape from Furnace

Brandon Sanderson
Reckoners 
2. Firefight (2014)

Neal Shüsterman
Unwind
1. Unwind (2007)
  1. UnWholly (2012)
  2. UnSouled (2013)
UnStrung (2012) (with Michelle Knowlden)

Trenton Lee Stewart
Mysterious Benedict Society 
1. The Mysterious Benedict Society (2007)
2. The Perilous Journey (2008)
3. The Prisoner's Dilemma (2009)

The Extraordinary Education of Nicholas Benedict (2012)

Christian/Spirituality
Adam and Eve After the Pill
Why Catholics are right
How to Win an argument
Mark Shea Biography 
7 Habits
Last Lecture
Why Matter Matters

Christian Sci-Fi Authors
C.S. Lewis Trilogy 

RA Lafferty-
Forth Mansions, 
Past Master
Six Fingers of Time

The Tripods Attack! (The Young Chesterton Chronicles) by John McNichol (Mar 27, 2008)
Emperor of North America by John McnIchol (Aug 25, 2011) 

The Christus Experiment by Rod Bennett

Infinite Space, Infinite God by Karina Fabian and Robert Fabian (2007)
Infinite Space, Infinite God II by Karina L. Fabian and Robert Fabian (2010) 

First Contacts: The Essential Murray Leinster by Murray Leinster (Sep 1998)

Voyage to Alpha Centauri (2013) Michael D O'Brien


Time Travel and Others
The Mammoth Book of Time Travel SF Paperback by Mike Ashley 
The Time Travel Megapack: 26 Modern and Classic Science Fiction stories 
Oxford Book of Time Travel
TT Short stories in Magazines

Time Machine Spinoffs
Van Pelt Short Story
On the Surface" by Robert J. Sawyer 
The Hertford Manuscript by Richard Cowper
David Haden's novelette The Time Machine: A Sequel (2010)
Hal Colebatch's Time-Machine Troopers
Paul Schullery's The Time Traveler's Tale: Chronicle of a Morlock Captivity (2012)





Books I Might Want to Read


The 39 Clues

Series One: The 39 Clues
Book 1: The Maze of Bones
Book 2: One False Note
Book 3: The Sword Thief
Book 4: Beyond the Grave
Book 5: The Black Circle
Book 6: In Too Deep
Book 7: The Viper's Nest
Book 8: The Emperor's Code
Book 9: Storm Warning
Book 10: Into The Gauntlet
Book 11: Vespers Rising

Series Two: Cahills vs. Vespers
Book 1: The Medusa Plot
Book 2: A King's Ransom
Book 3: The Dead of Night
Book 4: Shatterproof
Book 5: Trust No One
Book 6: Day of Doom

Series Three: Unstoppable
Book One: Nowhere to Run
Book Two: Breakaway
Book Three: Countdown

Isaac Asimov 1920-1992 Grand master (1987) GOLDEN AGE
 •The End of Eternity (1955) * 
••The Naked Sun (1957) Isaac Asimov

The Complete Robot (1982)
Robot Dreams (1986)
Robot Visions (1990)
•The Best of Isaac Asimov (1973)
•The Best Science Fiction of Isaac Asimov (1986)
The Asimov Chronicles: Fifty Years of Isaac Asimov! (1989)

Mickey Zucker Reichert  (1962 - )
Isaac Asimov's I, Robot
1. To Protect (2011)
2. To Obey (2013)

Lee Bacon
Joshua Dread
1. Joshua Dread (2012)
2. The Nameless Hero (2013)
3. The Dominion Key (2014)
A Mutant Named Mizzie: A Joshua Dread Story, as Told by Captain Justice (2013)

Dale E Basye
Heck

Michael Buckley

N.E.R.D.S.
1. National Espionage, Rescue, and Defense Society (2009)
2. M Is for Mama's Boy (2010)
3. The Cheerleaders of Doom (2011)
4. The Villain Virus (2012)
5. Attack of the Bullies (2013)

Andrew Clements
Frindle (1996)

Matthew Cody
The Dead Gentleman (2011)
Will in Scarlet (2013)

Julie Cross
Tempest Trilogy
1. Tempest (2012)
2. Vortex (2013)
3. Timestorm (2014)
Tomorrow Is Today: A Tempest Series Bonus Short Story (2011)

Davis, Donald

Jack D. Ferraiolo  author of Sidekicks (2011)
The Big Splash (2008)
The Quick Fix (2012) Ashtown Burials

Ghost Knight (2011) Cornelia Funke


Neil Gaiman
Odd and the Frost Giants (2008)
The Ocean at the End of the Lane (2013)
Fortunately, the Milk (2013) 

Margaret Peterson Haddix
Shadow Children
1. Among the Hidden (1998)
2. Among the Imposters (2001)
3. Among the Betrayed (2002)
4. Among the Barons (2003)
5. Among the Brave (2004)
6. Among The Enemy (2005)
  1. Among the Free (2006)

Infinity Ring
A Mutiny in Time (Infinity Ring, book 1) Novel by James Dashner 2012
Divide and Conquer (Infinity Ring, book 2) Novel by Carrie Ryan 2012
The Trap Door (Infinity Ring, book 3) Novel by Lisa McMann 2013
Curse of the Ancients (Infinity Ring, book 4) Novel by Matt de la Peña 2013
Cave of Wonders (Infinity Ring, book 5) Novel by Matthew J Kirby 2013
Behind Enemy Lines (Infinity Ring, book 6) Novel by Jennifer A Nielsen 2013
Son Of Zeus (Infinity Ring, book 7) Novel by James Dashner 2014

Infinity Ring Secrets
Shipwrecked (Infinity Ring Secrets, book 1) Novel by E W Clarke
Ashes to Ashes (Infinity Ring Secrets, book 2) Novel by E W Clarke 2013
On Thin Ice (Infinity Ring Secrets, book 3) Novel by E W Clarke 2013
Blood and Ink (Infinity Ring Secrets, book 4) Novel by E W Clarke 2013
Entombed (Infinity Ring Secrets, book 5) Novel by E W Clarke 2013
Up in Flames (Infinity Ring Secrets, book 6) Novel by E W Clarke 2013
Unchained (Infinity Ring Secrets, book 7) Novel by E W Clarke 2013




Diana Wynne Jones
Howl's Castle
1. Howl's Moving Castle (1986)
2. Castle in the Air (1990)
  1. House of Many Ways (2008)

William Joyce
Guardians of Childhood Picture Books
The Man in the Moon (2011)
The Sandman (2012)

Guardians of Childhood
1. Nicholas St. North and the Battle of the Nightmare (2011)
2. E. Aster Bunnymund and the Warrior Eggs At the Earth's Core! (2012)
3. Toothiana, Queen of the Tooth Fairy Armies (2012)
4. The Sandman and the War of Dreams (2013)
The Guardians (omnibus) (2012)

3. Framed (2010)
  1. Hideout (2012)
  2. Jackpot (2014)1

Adrienne Kress
Alex and the Wigpowder Treasure (2007) aka Alex and the Ironic Gentleman
Timothy and the Dragon's Gate (2009)
The Friday Society (2012)
Outcast (2013)

Novels
Lost Worlds (2013)

Meyer, Marissa.
Lunar Chronicles
1. Cinder (2012)
  1. Cress (2014)




Pingo


Beyonders

Spirit Animals

Five Kingdoms 
  1. Sky Raiders (2014)


Terry Pratchett
Bromeliad
3. Wings (1990)

Johnny Maxwell

Tiffany Aching Discworld Books
1. The Wee Free Men (2003)
2. A Hat Full of Sky (2004)
3. Wintersmith (2006)
  1. I Shall Wear Midnight (2010)

Discworld (picture book)

Long Earth (with Stephen Baxter)

Octavia Spencer 
Randi Rhodes Ninja Detective: The Case of the Time-Capsule Bandit

Brandon Sanderson
Rithmatist
  1. The Rithmatist (2013)

Alexander Gordon Smith


Amy Tintera
Reboot
1. Reboot (2013)
  1. Rebel (2014)

Cynthia Voigt
Mister Max
  1. The Book of Lost Things (2013)

N D Wilson
1. The Dragon's Tooth (2011)
2. The Drowned Vault (2012)
  1. Empire of Bones (2013)


Followers