Goodreads 2018 Reading Challenge

Here is a list of all the books I read in 2018. Initially I aimed for 100 but since passing that goal, I want to equal 162, the same amount of books I read in 2017. Wish me luck :)


143 / 162


  1. Anything is Possible by Elizabeth Strout | Amgash #2 | 4 stars

  2. The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield | 5 stars

  3. The Adventure of the Three Students by Arthur Conan Doyle | The Return of Sherlock Holmes # 9 | 3 stars

  4. Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate | 4 stars

  5. The Adventure of the Golden Pince-Nez by Arthur Conan Doyle | The Return of Sherlock Holmes # 10 | 4 stars

  6. The Adventure of the Missing Three-Quarter by Arthur Conan Doyle | The Return of Sherlock Holmes # 11 | 5 stars

  7. Into the Water by Paula Hawkins | 4 starts

  8. Keep You Safe by Melissa Hill | 4 stars

  9.  The Changeling by Victor LaValle | 5 stars

  10. The Adventure of the Abbey Grange by Arthur Conan Doyle | The Return of Sherlock Holmes #12 | 4 stars

  11. Forest of a Thousand Lanterns by Julie C. Dao | Rise of the Empress #1 | 4 stars

  12. The Adventure of the Second Stain by Arthur Conan Doyle | The Return of Sherlock Holmes # 13 | 5 stars

  13. Magonia by Maria Dahvana Headley | Magonia #1 | 3 stars

  14. The Cruel Prince by Holly Black | The Folk of the Air #1 | 5 stars

  15. Mrs Dalloway by Virginia Woolf | 4 stars

  16. Mask of Shadows by Linsey Miller | Mask of Shadows #1 | 5 stars

  17. Monstress Vol. 1: Awakening by Marjorie M. Liu; Illustrated by Sana Takeda | Monstress #1 | 5 stars

  18. The Hours by Michael Cunningham | 5 stars

  19. A Wind in the Door by Madeleine L'Engle | Time Quintet # 2 | 5 stars

  20. Kindred by Octavia E. Butler | 5 stars

  21. Renegades by Marissa Meyer | Renegades #1 | 4 stars

  22. Everless by Sara Holland | untitled #1 | 4 stars

  23. The Chalk Man by C.J. Tudor | 5 stars

  24. Larkswood by Valerie Mendes | 5 stars

  25. A Swiftly Tilting Planet by Madeleine L'Engle | Time Quintet #3 | 5 stars

  26. The Break by Katherena Vermette | 5 stars

  27. Sister Heart by Sally Morgan | 5 stars

  28. The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert | The Hazel Wood #1 | 5 stars

  29. The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin | 4 stars

  30. Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli | 5 stars

  31. Scythe by Neal Shusterman | Arc of a Scythe #1 | 3 stars

  32. The Belles by Dhonielle Clayton | The Belles #1 | 3 stars

  33. Don't Take Your Love to Town by Ruby Langford Ginibi | 5 stars

  34. Giovanni's Room by James Baldwin | 5 stars

  35. Lilah by Gemma Liviero | Buried Lore #2 | 4 stars

  36. Ballad for a Mad Girl by Vikki Wakefield | 5 stars

  37. Every Heart a Door Way by Seanan McGuire | Wayward Children #1 | 5 stars

  38. Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic by Alison Bechdel | 5 stars

  39. Down Among the Sticks and Bones by Seanan McGuire | Wayward Children #2 | 5 stars

  40. Salvage the Bones by Jesmyn Ward | 4 stars

  41. Challenger Deep by Neal Shusterman | 4 stars

  42. The Dangerous Art of Blending In by Angelo Surmelis | 5 stars

  43. When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi | 4 stars

  44. Tin Man by Sarah Winman | 5 stars

  45. The Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn | 5 stars

  46. Blackhearts by Nicole Castroman | Blackhearts #1 | 5 stars

  47. Another Day in the Death of America by Gary Younge | 5 stars

  48. Ghostly: A Collection of Ghost Stories by Audrey Niffenegger | 4 stars

  49. Many Waters by Madeleine L'Engle | Time Quintet #4 | 4 stars

  50. The Sudden Appearance of Hope by Claire North | 5 stars

  51. Night Swimming by Steph Bowe | 4 stars

  52. The Power by Naomi Alderman | 5 stars

  53. The Beginning of the World at the End of the Night by Jen Campbell | 4 stars

  54. Saints for All Occasions by J. Courtney Sullivan | 4 stars

  55. Tin Heart by Shivaun Plozza | 4 stars

  56. Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur | 4 stars

  57. Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood by Marjane Satrapi | Persepolis #1-2 | 4 stars

  58. Persepolis 2: The Story of a Return by Marjane Satrapi | Persepolis #3-4 | 5 stars

  59. Illuminae by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff | The Illuminae Files #1 | 5 stars

  60. Gemina by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff | The Illuminae Files #2 | 5 stars

  61. Obsidio by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff | The Illuminae Files #3 | 5 stars

  62. The Paris Seamstress by Natasha Lester | 5 stars

  63. Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte | 5 stars | reread

  64. I Have Lost My Way by Gayle Forman | 5 stars

  65. The Hawkman by Jane Rosenberg LaForge | 4 stars

  66. The Address by Fiona Davis | 4 stars

  67. My Bundjalung People by Ruby Langford Ginibi | 4 stars

  68. Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race by Margot Lee Shetterly | 5 stars

  69. The Fact of a Body: A Murder and a Memoir by Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich | 5 stars

  70. Clock Dance by Anne Tyler | 5 stars

  71. Storyland by Catherine McKinnon | 3 stars

  72. Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body by Roxane Gay | 5 stars

  73. The Valley of Fear by Arthur Conan Doyle | 5 stars

  74. The Adventure of Wisteria Lodge by Arthur Conan Doyle | His Last Bow #1 | 3 stars

  75. The Adventure of the Red Circle by Arthur Conan Doyle | His Last Bow #2 | 5 stars

  76. The Adventure of the Bruce-Partington Plans by Arthur Conan Doyle | His Last Bow #3 | 3 stars

  77. The Adventure of the Dying Detective by Arthur Conan Doyle | His Last Bow #4 | 4 stars

  78. The Disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax by Arthur Conan Doyle | His Last Bow # 5 | 4 stars

  79. The Adventure of the Devil’s Foot by Arthur Conan Doyle | His Last Bow # 6 | 5 stars

  80. Resurrection Bay by Emma Viskic | Caleb Zelic # 1 | 4 stars

  81. His Last Bow by Arthur Conan Doyle | His Last Bow # 7 | 4 stars

  82. Sunflowers in February by Phyllida Shrimpton | 3 stars

  83. The Case-book of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle | Stories #1 - #12 | 4 stars

  84. You’re Never Weird on the Internet by Felicia Day | 4 stars

  85. Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein | Code Name Verity #1 | 5 stars | reread

  86. The Smoke Thieves by Sally Green | The Smoke Thieves #1 | 3 stars

  87. Beneath the Sugar Sky by Seanan McGuire | Wayward Children #3 | 5 stars

  88. Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys | 4 stars

  89. Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: And Other Lessons from the Crematory by Caitlin Doughty | 4 stars

  90. Do Not Say We Have Nothing by Madeleine Thien | 5 stars

  91. Undead Girl Gang by Lily Anderson | 4 stars

  92. The Lace Weaver by Lauren Chater | 5 stars

  93. The Princess Saves Herself in this One by Amanda Lovelace | Women are Some Kind of Magic #1 | 5 stars

  94. The Widows of Malabar Hill by Sujata Massey | Perveen Mistry #1 | 4 stars

  95. Take the Lead by Alexis Daria | Dance Off #1 | 5 stars

  96. Dance with Me by Alexis Daria | Dance Off #2 | 5 stars

  97. The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry | 4 stars

  98. Space Opera by Catherynne M. Valente | 4 stars

  99. Us Against You | Beartown #2 | 5 stars

  100. Moxie by Jennifer Mathieu | 5 stars

  101. Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte | 5 stars

  102. If I Was Your Girl by Meredith Russo | 5 stars

  103. A Tyranny of Petticoats edited by Jessica Spotswood | A Tyranny of Petticoats #1 | 4 stars

  104. The Burning Chambers by Kate Mosse | Burning Chambers #1 | 5 stars

  105. House of Leaves by Mark Z. Danielewski | 4 stars

  106. Thunderhead by Neal Shusterman | Arc of a Scythe #2 | 5 stars

  107. Romancing the Duke by Tessa Dare | Castles Ever After #1 | 5 stars

  108. Say Yes to the Marquess by Tessa Dare | Castles Ever After #2 | 4 stars

  109. Rose Under Fire by Elizabeth Wein | Code Name Verity #2 | 4 stars

  110. It Devours! by Joseph Fink & Jeffrey Cranor | Night Vale #2 | 4 stars

  111. Aerie by Maria Dahvana Headley | Magonia #2 | 5 stars

  112. When a Scot Ties the Knot by Tessa Dare | Castles Ever After #3 | 5 stars

  113. Dorothy Must Die by Danielle Paige | Dorothy Must Die #1 | 4 stars | reread

  114. The Pearl Thief by Elizabeth Wein | Code Name Verity #0.5 | 4 stars

  115. A Night to Surrender by Tessa Dare | Spindle Cove # 1 | 4 stars

  116. Frankenstein by Mary Shelley | 3 stars

  117. How to Stop Time by Matt Haig | 4 stars

  118. An American Marriage by Tayari Jones | 5 stars

  119. Tales from Moominvalley by Tove Jansson | The Moomins #7 | 3 stars

  120. Once Upon a Winter’s Eve by Tessa Dare | Spindle Cove #1.5 | 4 stars

  121. A Week to be Wicked by Tessa Dare | Spindle Cove #2 | 5 stars

  122. A Lady by Midnight by Tessa Dare | Spindle Cove #3 | 5 stars

  123. Behind the Scenes at the Museum by Kate Atkinson | 4 stars

  124. The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet by Becky Chambers | Wayfarers #1 | 4 stars

  125. Lab Girl: A story of trees, science and love by Hope Jahren | 4 stars

  126. Thus Were Their Faces: Selected Short Stories by Silvina Ocampo | 4 stars

  127. An Acceptable Time by Madeleine L’Engle | Time Quintet #5 | 4 stars

  128. The Fifth Avenue Artists Society by Joy Callaway | 5 stars

  129. The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Bronte | 5 stars

  130. The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris | 5 stars

  131. Terra Nullius by Claire G. Coleman | 5 stars

  132. Playing the Part by Robin Covington | 4 stars

  133. Calling Dr. Laura by Nicole J. Georges | 4 stars

  134. Not That Bad: Dispatches from Rape Culture edited by Roxane Gay | 5 stars

  135. The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah | 5 stars

  136. Blacksouls by Nicole Castroman | Blackhearts #2 | 5 stars

  137. The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware | 5 stars

  138. Convenience Story Woman by Sayaka Murata | 4 stars

  139. Laura & Emma by Kate Greathead | 4 stars

  140. Shadow Child by Rahna Reiko Rizzuto | 5 stars

  141. Go, Went, Gone by Jenny Erpenbeck | 4 stars

  142. Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover | 5 stars

  143. Coraline by Neil Gaiman | 5 stars | reread


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