Monday, December 31, 2012

2012 in Novels

Another record-setting year for me with plenty more graphic novels than last year (just over half of the list this year) and a total of 52 novels this year, making it a novel a week (if you don't count the graphic novels). Happy reading!
  1. Side Jobs (Jim Butcher) 
  2. The Fault In Our Stars (John Green) 
  3. Breakfast of Champions (Kurt Vonnegut) 
  4. A Clockwork Orange (Anthony Burgess) 
  5. Batman Reborn: Gotham City Sirens (Paul Dini) 
  6. Batman: Mad Love and Other Stories (Paul Dini) 
  7. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Mark Twain) 
  8. Catch-22 (Joseph Heller) 
  9. The World According To Garp (John Irving) 
  10. A Taste of Honey (Shelagh Delaney) 
  11. Look Back In Anger (John Osbourne) 
  12. The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner (Allan Sillitoe) 
  13. Spider-Man Noir (David Hine) 
  14. X-Men Noir (Fred Van Lente) 
  15. The Waking (Raven Gregory) 
  16. Psylocke (Chris Yost) 
  17. Madame Mirage (Paul Dini) 
  18. Iron Man: Extremis (Warren Ellis) 
  19. Spider-Man: Fever (Brendan McCarthy) 
  20. The Buddha of Suburbia (Hanif Kureishi) 
  21. American Psycho (Bret Easton Ellis) 
  22. Wonder Woman: Love and Murder (Jodi Picoult) 
  23. Persepolis 1: The Story of A Childhood (Marjane Satrapi) 
  24. Persepolis 2: The Story of A Return (Marjane Satrapi) 
  25. Why We Broke Up (Daniel Handler and Maira Kalman) 
  26. Londonstani (Gautam Malkani) 
  27. Thank You For Smoking (Christopher Buckley) 
  28. Lamb (Christopher Moore) 
  29. DC/Wildstorm: Dream War (Giffen) 
  30. Locke & Key: Clockworks (Vol. 5) (Joe Hill) 
  31. Ghost Story (Jim Butcher) 
  32. 11/22/63 (Stephen King) 
  33. The Wind Through The Keyhole (Stephen King) 
  34. Doctor No (Ian Fleming) 
  35. From Russia With Love (Ian Fleming) 
  36. Goldfinger (Ian Fleming) 
  37. Memorial (Chris Roberson) 
  38. R.I.P.: Best of 1985 – 2004 (Thomas Ott) 
  39. Hark! A Vagrant (Kate Beaton) 
  40. Jim Henson’s Tale of Sand (Ramon K. Perez) 
  41. Thunderball (Ian Fleming) 
  42. The Walking Dead Volume 3: Safety Behind Bars (Robert Kirkman) 
  43. You Only Live Twice (Ian Fleming) 
  44. Avatar: The Last Airbender – The Promise Part 1 (Gene Yang) 
  45. On Her Majesty’s Secret Service (Ian Fleming) 
  46. Batman: Earth One (Geoff Johns) 
  47. Diamonds Are Forever (Ian Fleming) 
  48. Avatar: The Last Airbender – The Promise Part 2 (Gene Yang) 
  49. Live and Let Die (Ian Fleming) 
  50. Chew: Tasters Choice (Vol. 1) (John Layman) 
  51. Chew: International Flavor (Vol. 2) (John Layman) 
  52. Chew: Just Desserts (Vol. 3) (John Layman) 
  53. Chew: FlambĂ© (Vol. 4) (John Layman) 
  54. Chew: Major League Chew (Vol. 5) (John Layman) 
  55. The Man With The Golden Gun (Ian Fleming) 
  56. The Sandman: The Wake (Vol. 10) (Neil Gaiman) 
  57. The Spy Who Loved Me (Ian Fleming) 
  58. Y: The Last Man – Cycles (Vol. 2) (Brian K. Vaughn) 
  59. Moonraker (Ian Fleming) 
  60. Wormwood: Gentleman Corpse – Birds, Bees, Blood & Beer (Vol 1.) (Ben Templesmith) 
  61. Joker (Brian Azzarello) 
  62. For Your Eyes Only (Ian Fleming) 
  63. Grim Leaper (Kurtis J. Wiebe) 
  64. Octopussy and The Living Daylights (Ian Fleming) 
  65. Y: The Last Man – One Small Step (Vol. 3) (Brian K. Vaughn) 
  66. Shadow Show (Sam Weller and Mort Castle) 
  67. Ready Player One (Ernest Cline) 
  68. Smoke and Mirrors (Neil Gaiman) 
  69. The Boy Who Couldn’t Sleep And Never Had To (DC Pierson) 
  70. Preacher: Gone To Texas (Vol. 1) (Garth Ennis) 
  71. Murder on the Orient Express (Agatha Christie) 
  72. Avatar: The Last Airbender – The Promise Part 3 (Gene Yang) 
  73. Anya’s Ghost (Vera Brosgol) 
  74. Wildwood (Colin Meloy) 
  75. The Perks of Being A Wallflower (Stephen Chbosky) 
  76. The Name of the Star (Maureen Johnson) 
  77. Casino Royale (Ian Fleming) 
  78. Redshirts (John Scalzi) 
  79. Lost At Sea (Bryan Lee O’Malley) 
  80. The Time Keeper (Mitch Albom) 
  81. Every Day (David Levithan) 
  82. The Pearl (John Steinbeck) 
  83. Star Trek/Doctor Who: Assimilation^2 (Vol. 1 – Issues 1 – 4) (Scott and David Tipton) 
  84. Under Wildwood (Colin Meloy) 
  85. The Walking Dead: The Heart’s Desire (Volume 4) (Robert Kirkman) 
  86. Drive (James Sallis) 
  87. Friends With Boys (Faith Erin Hicks) 
  88. Brain Camp (Susan Kim) 
  89. Saga: Volume 1 (Brian K. Vaughn) 
  90. The Woman Who Died A Lot (Jasper Fforde) 
  91. Edge of Doom (Steve Niles) 
  92. Tune: Vanishing Point (Vol. 1) (Derek Kirk Kim) 
  93. The Bride Wore Black Leather (Simon R. Green) 
  94. Chew: Space Cakes (Vol. 6) (John Layman) 
  95. Feed (M.T. Anderson) 
  96. Days Missing (Vol. 1) (Phil Hester, David Hine, Ian Edginton) 
  97. Days Missing: Kestus (Vol. 2) (Phil Hester, David Marquez, Trevor Roth) 
  98. Let’s Pretend This Never Happened (Jenny Lawson) 
  99. Witch Doctor: Under The Knife (Vol. 1) (Brandon Seifert) 
  100. Darth Vader and Son (Jeffrey Brown)
  101. Morning Glories: For a Better Future (Vol. 1) (Nick Spencer) 
  102. The Unwritten: Tommy Taylor and the Bogus Identity (Vol. 1) (Mike Carey) 
  103. Morning Glories: All Will Be Free (Vol. 2) (Nick Spencer) 
  104. Morning Glories: P.E. (Vol. 3 (Nick Spencer) 
  105. Doctor Who/Star Trek: Assimilation^2 (Vol. 2 – Issues 5 – 8) (Scott and David Tipton) 
  106. The Manhattan Projects: Science Bad (Vol. 1) (Jonathan Hickman) 
  107. A Dirty Job (Christopher Moore) 
  108. Thief of Thieves: I Quit (Vol. 1) (Nick Spencer and Robert Kirkman) 
  109. Revival: You’re Among Friends (Vol. 1) (Tim Seeley)

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