Tuesday, January 1, 2013

What I Read in 2012


1) Folktales in Fragile Dialects by Catherynne M. Valente
2) In the Cut by Susanna Moore
3) Vox by Nicholson Baker
4) Crash by J.G. Ballard
5) Telepaths Don't Need Safewords by Cecilia Tan
6) Doctor Who: The Stealers of Dreams by Steve Lyons
7) Vermillion Sands by J.G. Ballard
8) Cocaine Nights by J.G. Ballard
9) Doctor Who: Winner Takes All by Jacqueline Rayner
10) Odd Girl Out by Ann Bannon
11) Doctor Who: Only Human by Gareth Roberts
12) Doctor Who: The Clockwise Man by Justin Richards
13) Women on the Edge of Space edited by Danielle Bodnar and Cecilia Tan
14) Story of O by Pauline Reage
15) Return to the Chateau (Story of O II) by Pauline Reage
16) The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula K. Le Guin
17) The Female Man by Joanna Russ
18) The Language of the Night: Essays on Fantasy and Science Fiction by Ursula K. Le Guin
19) We Who Are About To… by Joanna Russ
20) The Two of Them by Joanna Russ
21) How to Suppress Women's Writing by Joanna Russ
22) The Adventures of Alyx by Joanna Russ
23) To Write Like a Woman: Essays in Feminism and Science Fiction by Joanna Russ
24) Orlando by Virginia Woolf
25) And Chaos Died by Joanna Russ
26) On Strike Against God by Joanna Russ
27) Magic Mommas, Trembling Sisters, Puritans and Perverts by Joanna Russ
28) Tao Te Ching by Lao Tzu, translated and annotated by Ursula K. Le Guin
29) Robotica by Kal Cobalt
30) The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas by Gertrude Stein
31) Manners from Heaven by Quentin Crisp
32) The New Topping Book by Dossie Easton and Janet W. Hardy
33) The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty by Anne Rice
34) Delta of Venus by Anaïs Nin
35) Juliette by Marquis de Sade
36) Mary Boleyn: The Mistress of Kings by Alison Weir
37) The Discarded Image: An Introduction to Medieval and Renaissance Literature by C.S. Lewis
38) The House of Sable Locks by Elizabeth Schechter
39) Real Murders by Charlaine Harris
40) A Bone to Pick by Charlaine Harris
41) Three Bedrooms, One Corpse by Charlaine Harris
42) The Julius House by Charlaine Harris
43) Dead Over Heels by Charlaine Harris
44) Clues to Christie: The Definitive Guide to Miss Marple, Hercule Poirot, Tommy & Tuppence and All of Agatha Christie's Mysteries
45) The Mysterious Affair at Styles by Agatha Christie
46) Nemesis by Agatha Christie
47) Murder at the Vicarage by Agatha Christie
48) A Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy by William B. Irvine
49) The Art of Living: The Classical Manual on Virtue, Happiness, and Effectiveness by Epictetus (A New Interpretation by Sharon Lebell
50) Doctor Who: Devil in the Smoke by Justin Richards
51) Doctor Who: The Angel's Kiss—A Melody Malone Mystery by Justin Richards
52) On the Shortness of Life, and Other Essays by Seneca

Short Stories

1) "Fantomina: or, Love in a Maze" by Eliza Fowler Haywood
2) "The Yellow Wallpaper" by Charlotte Perkins Gillman
3) "When It Changed" by Joanna Russ
4) "Poor Man, Beggar Man" by Joanna Russ
5) "The Canterville Ghost" by Oscar Wilde
6) "The Case of the Perfect Maid" by Agatha Christie
7) "Robot Dreams" by Isaac Asimov
8) "Secretario" by Catherynne M. Valente

Graphic Novels
1) Mass Effect: Invasion by Mac Walters, John Jackson Miller, and Omar Francia