Monthly Archives: January 2013

Books Read in 2012

2012 has been a slow year for reading, I only read 25 books, out of which 9 were re-reads of Wheel of Time series in preparation of the final book release, ‘A Memory of Light’. I also got to read a few book I have been meaning to read for a while but hadn’t been able to get around to them before, including 1984 and Flash Forward.

Here is the complete list of books I read in 2012, arranged by time of reading:

  1. Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance by Robert M. Prisig
  2. The Last Song by Nicholas Sparks
  3. Flash Forward by Robert J. Sawyer
  4. Gardens of the Moon by Steven Erikson (Malazan Book of the Fallen book 1)
  5. Deadhouse Gates by Steven Erikson (Malazan Book of the Fallen book 2)
  6. If Only It Were True by Marc Levy
  7. The Lottery : Nine Science Fiction Stories by Lucy Sussex (Short story collection by various writers)
  8. Mistborn by Brandon Sanderson (Mistborn book 1)
  9. The Well of Ascension by Brandon Sanderson (Mistborn book 2)
  10. The Hero of Ages by Bradon Sanderson (Mistborn book 3)
  11. Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell
  12. The Book of Saladin by Tariq Ali
  13. Jurasic Park by Michael Crichton
  14. Wyrd Sisters by Terry Paratchett
  15. Life of Pi: A Novel by Yann Martel
  16. Pyramids by Terry Paratchett
  17. The Eye of the World by Robert Jordan (Wheel of Time book 1)
  18. The Great Hunt by Robert Jordan (Wheel of Time book 2)
  19. The Dragon Reborn by Robert Jordan (Wheel of Time book 3)
  20. The Shadow Rising by Robert Jordan (Wheel of Time book 4)
  21. The Fires of Heaven by Robert Jordan (Wheel of Time book 5)
  22. Lord of Chaos by Robert Jordan (Wheel of Time book 6)
  23. A Crown of Swords by Robert Jordan (Wheel of Time book 7)
  24. The Path of Daggers by Robert Jordan (Wheel of Time book 8)
  25. Winter’s Heart by Robert Jordan (Wheel of Time book 9)

Due to my job, I don’t have as much available time now as I used to, but I hope to increase the count this year, let’s see how it goes.