2014 First Readings

keep-calm-and-read-a-book-daryl-macintyreThis page will represent authors that are new to me this year.


Anne Frasier – Hush

Becca Fitzpatrick – Hush, Hush, Crescendo, Silence and Finale *****

Kristi Cook – Haven

H.P. Lovecraft – At the Mountain of Madness

Lisa Stasse – The Forsaken

Linked – Imogene Howson

The 9th Girl – Tami Hoag

Lots of Love – Kami Kobble


The Troop by Nick Cutter

Starters by Lissa Price

Deadlocked 1 by A.R. Wise

Once A Cowboy by Linda Warren

Shatter Me by Tehereh Mafi

Girls With Glasses-My Optic History by Marissa Walsh

Lessons In Love by A. Destiny

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum

The Selection by Kiera Cass


The Fault In Our Stars by John Green

Red Run by Kami Garcia

The Shadow Society by Marie Rutkoski

Seed by Ani Ahlborn  


Night of the Purple Moon by Scott Cramer

The Witch”s Stone by Dawn Brown

Slow Burn: Zero Day by Bobby Adair

Skewed by Anne McAneny

Crashed by Dawn Robertson

Death Comes to Town by K J Emrick

Just One Reason by Kirsten DeMuzio

Hide and Seek by P.S. Brown

Need by Carrie Jones


Arnco by Ben Muse

The List by Siobhan Vivian

The Sound by Sarah Alderson

The Ghost of Blackwood Lane by Greg Enslen\

Darkness Falling: Forever Twilight by Peter Crowther

House of the Scorpion by Nancy Farmer

The Weight of Silence by Heather Gundenkauf


Death by a Honeybee by Abigail Keam

Fledgling by Natasha Brown

Beckoning Light by Alyssa Rose Ivy

Night Slasher by Rashad Freeman

Itsy Bitsy Spider by Willow Rose


With You – Nashoda Rose

Apron Strings – Mary Morony

Wrecked – Robert Black

Irresistible Desire – Danielle Jamie

Reckless – Skye Jordan

Beneath a Buried House – Bob Avey

Summer People – Aaron Stander

As The Twig Is Bent – Joe Peronne Jr.


If I Stay – Gayle Forman

The Pit Stop – Carmen Desousa

The 5th Wave – Rick Yancey


The Wicked Girls – Alex Marwood

The Coldest Girl In Coldtown – Holly Black

House 23 – Eli Yance

Too Wilde To Tame – Janelle Denison

Plague-A Medical Thriller – Victor Methos

Emissary – Jonathan Davison

Monstrous Beauty – Elizabeth Fama

Taboo – Casey Hill


Everblue – Brenda Pandos

14 – Peter Clines

We Were Liars – E. Lockhart

Code Name Verity – Elizabeth Wein

What Zombies Fear: A Father’s Quest

The Last Dead Girl – Harry Dolan

Defending Jacob –  William Landay

The Hospital – Keith C Blackmore

Not a Drop to Drink – Mindy McGinnis


Grave Mercy – Robin LaFever

Cruel Beauty – Rosamund Hodge

The Tragedy Paper – Elizabeth La Ban

Forgive Me, Leonard Peacock – Matthew Quick


Bedbugs – Ben H. Winters

The Day the Crayons Quit – Drew Daywalt

Alpha – Jasinda Wilder

Mayhem in Christmas River – Meg Muldoon

The Weird Sisters – Eleanor Brown

The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer – Michelle Hodkin

The Snow Queen – Hans Christian Anderson

Christmas Eve 1914 – Charles Oliver




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