2017 Books

Books read in 2017, with links to reviews and/or reactions, if applicable.

January – 7
Favorite: Sorcerer to the Crown

1. The Great Hunt by Robert Jordan (audio)
2. Meant to Be by Lauren Morrill
3. Shadows for Silence (collection) by Brandon Sanderson (audio)
4. My Unscripted Life by Lauren Morrill
5. Sorcerer to the Crown by Zen Cho (audio)
6. Half the Sky by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn
7. Different Class by Joanne Harris

February – 6
Favorite: Arcanum Unbounded

8. The Dragon Reborn by Robert Jordan (audio)
9. Twelve Angry Men by Reginald Rose (audio)
10. Arcanum Unbounded by Brandon Sanderson (audio)
11. The Sociopath Next Door by Martha Stout (audio)
12. Caraval by Stephanie Garber
13. White Sand Volume 1 by Brandon Sanderson and Rik Hoskin

March – 8
Favorite: Wires and Nerve

14. The Hanged Man by PN Elrod
15. Wires and Nerve by Marissa Meyer
16. The Elusive Elixir by Gigi Pandian (audio)
17. Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard
18. Real Food, Fake Food by Larry Olmsted (audio)
19. Gilded Cage by Vic James (audio)
20. Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor (audio)
21. Days of Blood and Starlight by Laini Taylor (audio)

April – 6
Favorite: Strange the Dreamer

22. In Twenty Years by Allison Winn Scotch
23. Dreams of Gods and Monsters by Laini Taylor (audio)
24. Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates (audio)
25. Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor
26. Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty
27. The Dead House by Dawn Kurtagich (audio)

May – 12
Favorite: Wine Isn’t Rocket Science

28. The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith (audio)
29. The Silkworm by Robert Galbraith (audio)
30. Career of Evil by Robert Galbraith (audio)
31. The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater (audio)
32. Wine Isn’t Rocket Science by Ophelie Neiman
33. The Husband’s Secret by Liane Moriarty
34. The Dream Thieves by Maggie Stiefvater (audio)
35. Miss You by Kate Eberlen (audio)
36. Blue Lily, Lily Blue by Maggie Stiefvater (audio)
37. Literally by Lucy Keating
38. The Raven King by Maggie Stiefvater (audio)
39. Strong is the New Pretty by Kate Parker

June – 4
Favorite: The Invisible Library

40. Plus One by Elizabeth Fama (audio)
41. Gentlemen and Players by Joanne Harris (audio)
42. The Invisible Library by Genevieve Cogman (audio)
43. The Way of Kings by Brandon Sanderson (audio)

July – 4
Favorite: A Face Like Glass

44. Words of Radiance by Brandon Sanderson (audio)
45. The Perfect Stranger by Megan Miranda
46. The Girl at Midnight by Melissa Grey
47. A Face Like Glass by Frances Hardinge

August – 6
Favorite: Pantsuit Nation

48. The Shadow Hour by Melissa Grey (audio)
49. The Savage Dawn by Melissa Grey (audio)
50. This One Summer by Mariko and Jillian Tamaki
51. A Beautiful, Terrible Thing by Jen Waite
52. Pantsuit Nation by Libby Chamberlain
53. City of Dark Magic by Magnus Flyte

September – 6
Favorite: The Empty Grave

54. And I Darken by Kiersten White
55. My Best Friend’s Exorcism by Grady Hendrix
56. The Empty Grave by Jonathan Stroud (audio)
57. Mrs. Fletcher by Tom Perrotta
58. Now I Rise by Kiersten White
59. Words in Deep Blue by Cath Crowley

October – 5
Favorite: All the Crooked Saints

60. The Call by Peadar O’Guilin (audio)
61. The Child Finder by Rene Denfeld
62. City of Stairs by Robert Jackson Bennett (audio)
63. All the Crooked Saints by Maggie Stiefvater (audio)
64. The Lie Tree by Frances Hardinge (audio)

November – 5
Favorite: Oathbringer

65. City of Blades by Robert Jackson Bennett (audio)
66. Truly Madly Guilty by Liane Moriarty
67. The Scarecrow Queen by Melinda Salisbury
68. City of Miracles by Robert Jackson Bennett (audio)
69. Oathbringer by Brandon Sanderson (audio)

December – 3
Favorite: Night of Cake and Puppets

70. Into the Bright Unknown by Rae Carson
71. The Case Against Sugar by Gary Taubes (audio)
72. Night of Cake and Puppets by Laini Taylor

Favorite books of 2017
Oathbringer by Brandon Sanderson (audio)
A Face Like Glass by Frances Hardinge
Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor
Wine Isn’t Rocket Science by Ophelie Neiman
Arcanum Unbounded by Brandon Sanderson (audio)
Runner-up: Wires and Nerve by Marissa Meyer
Runner-up: The Empty Grave by Jonathan Stroud (audio)
Runner-up: All the Crooked Saints by Maggie Stiefvater (audio)
Runner-up: Night of Cake and Puppets by Laini Taylor

End of Year Stats: 2017 in Books