Reading List

Reading List 2017
  1. Invisible Man, Got the Whole World Watching: A Young Black Man's Education - Mychal Denzel Smith
  2. Sundown Towns: A Hidden Dimension of American Racism - James Loewen
---Comics---
  1. Moongirl and Devil Dinosaur Vol. 1: BFF - Amy Reeder, Brandon Montclare, Natacha Bustos
  2. Captain Marvel Vol. 1: Rise of Alpha Flight - Tara Butters, Michele Fazekas, Kris Anka
  3. Black Panther Vol. 1: A Nation Under Our Feet Book 1 - Ta-Nehisi Coates, Brian Stelfreeze
  4. Batgirl Vol. 4: Wanted (The New 52) - Gail Simone, Fernando Pasarin, Daniel Sampere
  5. Ms. Marvel Vol. 6: Civil War II - G. Willow Wilson, Takeshi Miyazawa
  6. Justice League United Vol. 1: Justice League Canada - Jeff Lemire and Mike McKone
  7. Teen Titans Vol. 5: Life and Death - Geoff Johns, Bill Willingham, Tony Daniel, Paco Medina
  8. Teen Titans, Vol. 6: Titans Around the World - Geoff Johns, Tony Daniel, Sandra Hope
  9. Batman and Son - Grant Morrison, Andy Kubert, J.H. Williams III
  10. Batman: The Resurrection of Ra's Al Ghul – Grant Morrison, Paul Dini
  11. Justice League United Vol. 2: The Infinitus Saga – Jeff Lemire, Neil Edwards
  12. JLA: A League of One – Christopher Moeller
  13. Young Justice: A League of Their Own – Peter David, D. Curtis Johnson, Todd Nauck, Ale Garza
  14. Teen Titans Vol. 7: Titans East – Geoff Johns, Adam Beechen
  15. Blue Beetle Vol. 2: Road Trip - John Rogers, Cully Hammer
  16. Blue Beetle Vol. 3: Reach for the Stars - John Rogers, J. Torres, Rafael Albuquerque
  17. Wonder Woman: The Circle - Gail Simone, Terry and Rachel Dodson
  18. Blue Beetle Vol. 4: Endgame - John Rogers, Jai Nitz, Rafaele Albuquerque, Andy Kuhn, Mike Norton
  19. Batman: RIP - Grant Morrison, Tony Daniel, Lee Garbett
  20. Teen Titans Vol. 8: Titans of Tomorrow - Geoff Johns,Sean McKeever, Marv Wolfman, Randy Green, George Perez, Mike McKone, Jamal Igle
  21. Justice League International Vol. 1: The Signal Masters - Dan Jurgens, Aaron Lopresti, David Finch
  22. Justice League International Vol. 4 - Keith Giffen, J. M. DeMatteis, Kevin MaGuire, Ty Templeton
  23. Supergirl Vol. 1: The Girl of Steel - Jeph Loeb, Michael Turner

Reading List 2016
  1. Star Wars: Aftermath - Chuck Wendig
  2. Three Graves Full - Jamie Mason
  3. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne, and John Tiffany 
  4. The Devil in Silver - Victor LaValle
  5. The Guild Conspiracy - Brooke Johnson
  6. Mary: The Summoning - Hillary Monahan
  7. The Fireman - Joe Hill
  8. Ratf**ked: The True Story Behind the Secret Plan to Steal America's Democracy - David Daley
  9. Buffering - Hannah Hart
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  1. Wolverine and the X-Men Vol 3 by Jason Aaron
  2. Wolverine and the X-Men Vol 4 by Jason Aaron
  3. Locke and Key Vol 3: Crown of Shadows by Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez
  4. Teen Titans Vol 1: Kid's Game by Geoff Johns
  5. Teen Titans Vol 2: Family Lost by Geoff Johns
  6. Captain America Vol 3 by Ed Brubaker
  7. Deadpool Book 1 by Gerry Duggan and Brian Posehn
  8. Astonishing X-Men Book 2 by Joss Whedon and John Cassaday
  9. Ms. Marvel Vol 3: Crushed by G. Willow Wilson and Takeshi Miyazawa
  10. Ms. Marvel Vol 4: Last Days by G. Willow Wilson and Adrian Alphona
  11. Storm Vol 1: Make it Rain by Greg Pak and Victor Ibanez
  12. Storm Vol 2: Bring the Thunder by Greg Pak and Victor Ibanez
  13. Aquaman Vol 3: Throne of Atlantis by Geoff Johns and Paul Pelletier
  14. Superman: Earth One Vol 1 by J. Michael Straczynski and Shane Davis
  15. Superman: Up, Up, and Away by Kurt Busiek, Geoff Johns, Pete Woods, and Renato Guedes
  16. Superman: Back in Action by Kurt Busiek, Fabian Nicieza, Gerry Conway, Len Wein, and Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez
  17. The OMAC Project by Greg Rucka, Geoff Johns, and Judd Winick 
  18. Justice League International Vol 1. by Keith Giffen, J.M. Dematteis, and Kevin MaGuire
  19. Superman: Redemption by Kurt Busiek, Fabian Nicieza, and Walter Simonson
  20. Superman: Camelot Falls Vol 1. by Kurt Busiek
  21. Justice League International: The Secret Gospel of Maxwell Lord by Keith Giffen and J. M. Dematteis
  22. Impulse: Reckless Youth by Mark Waid
  23. Infinite Crisis by Geoff Johns, Phil Jimenez, George Perez, and Drew Geraci
  24. Superman: Camelot Falls Vol 2. by Kurt Busiek and Carlos Pacheco
  25. Superman: Last Son of Krytpon by Geoff Johns, Adam Kubert, and Richard Donner
  26. Superman: The Third Kryptonian by Kurt Busiek and Renato Guedes
  27. Superman: Escape from Bizarro World by Geoff Johns and Eric Powell
  28. Superman: Shadows Linger by Kurt Busiek, Peter Vale, and Jesus Merino
  29. Superman: Red Son by Mark Millar and Dave Johnson
  30. Justice League International Vol 3. by Keith Giffen, J.M. Dematteis, and Kevin MaGuire
  31. Birds of Prey Vol. 1: Of Like Minds by Gail Simone and Ed Benes
  32. Freddy vs. Jason vs. Ash by Jame Kuhoric and James Craig
  33. The Death of Superman by Dan Jurgens, Jerry Ordway, Louise Simonson, Roger Stern, Jon Bogdanove, Tom Grummett, Jackson Guice, and Brett Breeding
  34. Teen Titans Vol. 3: Beast Boys and Girls by Ben Raab & Geoff Johns
  35. Teen Titans Vol. 4: The Future is Now by Geoff Johns, Mike McKone, Ivan Reis, and Tom Grummett
  36. Superman/Batman Vol 1: Public Enemies by Jeph Loeb and Ed McGuinness
  37. Superman/Batman Vol 2: Supergirl by Jeph Loeb and Michael Turner
  38. Teen Titans/Outsiders: The Insiders by Geoff Johns and Judd Winick
  39. Teen Titans/Outsiders: The Death and Return of Donna Troy by Phil Jimenez and Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez

Reading List 2015
  1. Pet Sematary - Stephen King
  2. The Dark Half - Stephen King
  3. Yes, Please - Amy Poehler
  4. Bad Feminist - Roxane Gay
  5. She's Not There: A Life in Two Genders - Jennifer Finney Boylan
  6. It - Stephen King
  7. The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness - Michelle Alexander
  8. The Good House - Tananarive Due
  9. Dark Corner - Brandon Massey
  10. Half-Resurrection Blues - Daniel José Older
  11. The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration - Isabel Wilkerson
  12. The Brass Giant - Brooke Johnson
  13. Thunderland - Brandon Massey
  14. Sister Citizen: Shame, Stereotypes, and Black Women in America by Melissa V. Harris-Perry
  15. The Keeper - Sarah Langan
  16. Small Things - Joe DeRouen
  17. Between the World and Me - Ta-Nehisi Coates
  18. Throne of the Crescent Moon - Saladin Ahmed
  19. Lagoon - Nnedi Okorafor
  20. Fahrenheit 451 - Ray Bradbury


Reading List 2014
  1. The Cormorant - Chuck Wendig
  2. Mr. Mercedes - Stephen King
  3. Ghost Story - Peter Straub
  4. The Explorer - James Smythe
  5. The Twelve-Fingered Boy - John Horner Jacobs
  6. How to be Black - Baratunde Thurston
  7. Arctic Rising - Tobias Buckell
  8. The Mirror Empire - Kameron Hurley
  9. White is for Witching - Helen Oyeyemi
  10. My Soul to Keep - Tananarive Due
  11. Revival - Stephen King
  12. The Supergirls: Fashion, Feminism, Fantasy, and the History of Comic Book Heroines - Mike Madrid

---Comics---
  1. The Amazing Spider-Man: Trouble on the Horizon - Dan Slott 
  2. The Amazing Spider-Man: Ends of the Earth - Dan Slott
  3. The Amazing Spider-Man: Lizard--No Turning Back - Dan Slott
  4. The Amazing Spider-Man: Danger Zone - Dan Slott
  5. The Superior Spider-Man Vol. 1 - Dan Slott
  6. The Death of Superman - Dan Jurgens, Jerry Ordway, Louise Simonson and Jon Bogdanove
  7. Locke & Key Vol. 1: Welcome to Lovecraft - Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez
  8. Locke & Key Vol. 2: Head Games - Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez
  9. The Movement Vol. 1: Class Warfare - Gail Simone and Freddie Williams III
  10. Batgirl Vol. 3: Death of the Family - Gail Simone and Daniel Sampere
  11. Aquaman Vol. 3: Throne of Atlantis - Geoff Johns, Paul Pelletier, and Ivan Reis
  12. Black Panther Vol. 1: Who is the Black Panther? - Reginald Hudlin and John Romita, Jr.
  13. Sex Criminals Vol. 1: One Weird Trick - Matt Fraction and Chip Zdarsky


 Reading List 2013

  1. 11/22/63 - Stephen King
  2. Trapped - Kevin Hearne
  3. 'Salem's Lot - Stephen King
  4. Let's Pretend This Never Happened - Jenny Lawson
  5. It's Even Worse Than It Looks - Thomas E. Mann and Norman J. Ornstein
  6. Feed - Mira Grant (Seanan McGuire)
  7. Deadline - Mira Grant (Seanan McGuire)
  8. Blackout - Mira Grant (Seanan McGuire)
  9. The Madness Underneath - Maureen Johnson
  10. Dead Things - Stephen Blackmoore
  11. 20th Century Ghosts - Joe Hill
  12. NOS4A2 - Joe Hill
  13. And She Was - Alison Gaylin
  14. The Blue Blazes - Chuck Wendig
  15. Joyland - Stephen King
  16. I Am Not a Serial Killer - Dan Wells
  17. John Dies at the End - David Wong
  18. Carrie - Stephen King
  19. Sharp Objects - Gillian Flynn
  20. The Shining - Stephen King
  21. Doctor Sleep - Stephen King
  22. To Kill a Mockingbird - Harper Lee
  23. Dark Places - Gillian Flynn
  24. Hyperbole and a Half: Unfortunate Situations, Flawed Coping Mechanisms, Mayhem, and Other Things That Happened - Allie Brosh

---Comics---
  1. Batgirl Vol. 2: Knightfall Descends - Gail Simone
  2. Wonder Woman Vol. 2: Guts - Brian Azzarello
  3. Spider-Man: Big Time Ultimate Collection Vol. 1 - Dan Slott
  4. Wolverine and the X-Men Vol. 1 - Jason Aaron
  5. Wolverine and the X-Men Vol. 2 - Jason Aaron
  6. Captain Marvel Vol. 1: In Pursuit of Flight - Kelly Sue DeConnick
  7. Captain Marvel Vol. 2: Down - Kelly Sue DeConnick
  8. Batman Vol. 2: City of Owls - Scott Snyder
  9. Aquaman Vol. 1: The Trench - Geoff Johns
  10. Astonishing X-Men Book 1 - Joss Whedon
  11. Justice League Vol. 2: The Villain's Journey - Geoff Johns
  12. Avengers Assemble: Science Bros. - Kelly Sue DeConnick
  13. Hawkeye Vol. 1: My Life as a Weapon - Matt Fraction
  14. Kingdom Come - Mark Waid
  15. Spider-Man: Big Time Ultimate Collection Vol. 2 - Dan Slott
  16. Batwing Vol. 1: The Lost Kingdom - Judd Winick
  17. Aquaman Vol. 2: The Others - Geoff Johns

Reading List 2012

1. The Fault in Our Stars – John Green

2. Writer with a Day Job – Aine Greaney

3. Under the Dome – Stephen King

4. Thirteen Reasons Why – Jay Asher

5. Hounded – Kevin Hearne

6. Hexed – Kevin Hearne

7. Hammered – Kevin Hearne

8. Tricked - Kevin Hearne

9. The Clockwork Giant - Brooke Johnson

10. Blackbirds - Chuck Wendig

11. Redshirts - John Scalzi

12. Fuzzy Nation - John Scalzi

13. Horns - Joe Hill

14. Heart-Shaped Box - Joe Hill

15. Shotgun Gravy/Bait Dog - Chuck Wendig

16. Unspoken - Sarah Rees Brennan

17. Mockingbird - Chuck Wendig

18. Krampus: The Yule Lord - Brom

19. I Am a Genius of Unspeakable Evil and I Want to be Your Class President - Jeff Lieb

20. Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist - Rachel Cohn and David Levithan


Reading List 2011

1. Grave Peril – Jim Butcher

2. 1984 – George Orwell

3. Their Eyes Were Watching God – Zora Neale Hurston

4. Paranormalcy – Kiersten White

5. Hush, Hush – Becca Fitzpatrick

6. Spanking Shakespeare – Jay Wizner

7. The Last Little Blue Envelope – Maureen Johnson

8. Old Man’s War – John Scalzi

9. Little Brother – Cory Doctorow

10. Anna and the French Kiss – Stephanie Perkins

11. Sisters Red – Jackson Pearce

12. Men at Arms – Terry Pratchett

13. The Last Days – Scott Westerfeld

14. Starship Troopers – Robert A. Heinlein

15. The Name of the Star – Maureen Johnson

16. Feed – M.T. Anderson

17. Cell – Stephen King

18. Lisey’s Story – Stephen King

19. The Art of Manliness – Brett and Kate McKay


Reading List 2010

1. Twilight - Stephanie Meyer

2. New Moon - Stephanie Meyer

3. Stardust - Neil Gaiman

4. Looking for Alaska - John Green

5. Catcher in the Rye - J.D. Salinger

6. Peeps - Scott Westerfeld

7. 13 Little Blue Envelopes - Maureen Johnson

8. The Moonstone - Wilkie Collins

9. Your First Novel - Ann Rittenberg and Laura Whitcomb

10. The Graveyard Book - Neil Gaiman

11. The Truth - Terry Pratchett

12. Hogfather - Terry Pratchett

13. Good Omens - Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman

14. The Hunger Games - Suzanne Collins

15. Will Grayson, Will Grayson - John Green and David Levithan

16. Small Gods - Terry Pratchett

17. Eclipse - Stephanie Meyer

18. Breaking Dawn - Stephanie Meyer

19. Storm Front - Jim Butcher
20. Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter - Seth Grahame-Smith

21. Fool Moon - Jim Butcher

22. The Bermudez Triangle - Maureen Johnson

23. The Color of Magic - Terry Pratchett

24. Catching Fire - Suzanne Collins

25. Mockingjay - Suzanne Collins

26. The Color Purple - Alice Walker

27. Bridge to Terabithia - Katherine Paterson

28. Unwind - Neal Shusterman

29. Death of a Salesman - Arthur Miller

30. So Yesterday - Scott Westerfeld

31. The Great Gatsby - F. Scott Fitzgerald

32. Girl Parts - John M. Cusick
33. Zombies vs. Unicorns: An Anthology - ed. Holly Black and Justine Larabaleister

34. Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief - Rick Riordan

35. Let it Snow: Three Holiday Tales - Maureen Johnson, John Green, Lauren Myracle

36. The Astonishing Adventures of Fanboy and Goth Girl - Barry Lyga

37. Boy Meets Boy - David Levithan