Books…

Books I am reading now…

  1. Hell’s Foundation Quiver  – David Weber

Read in 2015…

  1. The Long Earth – Terry Pratchett & Stephen Baxter
  2. The Long War – Terry Pratchett & Stephen Baxter
  3. Max on Life – Max Lucado
  4. The Long Mars – Terry Pratchett & Stephen Baxter
  5. Grace, More than We Deserve, Greater than We Imagine –  Mac Lucado
  6. The Only Thing Worth Dying For –  Eric Blehm
  7. Killing Patton – Bill O’Relliy and Martin Dugard
  8. Simply Christian – N. T. Wright
  9. The Dragons’ Path  – Daniel Abraham
  10. Good Call – Reflections on Faith, Family and Foul –  Jase Robertson & Mark Schlabach
  11. The King’s Blood – Daniel Abraham
  12. The Lonely God – Ronald L Dar
  13. The Tyrant’s Law –  Daniel Abraham
  14. The Widow’s House – Daniel Abraham
  15. The Reaper: Autobiography of One of the Deadliest Special Ops Snipers – Nicholas Irving & Gary Brozek
  16. The Long Utopia – Terry Pratchett & Stephen Baxter
  17. The Founders at Home: The Building of America – Myron Magnet
  18. Outlaw Platoon – Sean Parnell & John Bruning
  19. A Story of God and All of Us – Roma Downing & Mark Burnett
  20. Jesus Now – Frank Viola
  21. The Outpost – Jake Tapper
  22. You’ll Get Through This – Max Lucado
  23. A Wizard of Earthsea – Urusala K Le Guin
  24. God’s Story, Your Story – Max Lucado
  25. A Promise of Blood – Brian McClellan

Read in 2014…

  1. The Third Kingdom  – Terry Goodkind
  2. Heaven’s Fall – David Goyer and Michael Cassutt
  3. Happy, happy, happy : my life and legacy as the Duck Commander – Phil Robertson
  4. The Doctor and the Rough Rider –  Mike Resnick
  5. Like a Mighty Army – David Weber
  6. Faith, Family & Ducks – Willie Robertson
  7. Ender’s Game – Orson Scott Card
  8. Lone Survivor – Marcus Luttrell and John Bruning
  9. Speaker for the Dead – Orson Scott Card
  10. Service – Marcus Luttrell & James Hornfischer
  11. The Trident –  Jason Redman
  12. Severed Souls –  Terry Goodkind
  13. Rocket Surgery Made Easy –  Steve Krug
  14. Killing Jesus –  Bill O’Relliy and Martin Dugard
  15. Fearless – Eric Blehm
  16. Ready Player One – Ernest Cline
  17. The Winter King – Bernard Cromwell
  18. The Daily Message – Eugene Peterson

Read in 2013…

Basic goal of reading more in 2013 than 2012 was a success with more fiction than anticipated, but reading is good.

  1. Dance with Dragons – George R. R. Martin
  2. Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption – Laura Hillenbrand
  3. To Try Mean’s Souls – Newt Gingrich and William Forstchen
  4. He Chose the Nails – Max Lucado
  5. Valley Forge – Newt Gingrich and William Forstchen
  6. Cure for the Common Life – Max Lucado
  7. Yorktown – Newt Gingrich and William Forstchen
  8. Blood feud: the Hatfields and the McCoys : the epic story of murder and vengeance – Lisa Alther
  9. Killing Kennedy – Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard
  10. Finding God in unexpected places – Philip Yancey
  11. Heaven’s Shadow – David Goyer and Michael Cassutt
  12. Heaven’s War – David Goyer and Michael Cassutt
  13. Killing Lincoln – Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard
  14. Darth Plagueis – James Luceno
  15. Off Armageddon Reef – David Weber
  16. By Schism Rent Asunder – David Weber
  17. By Heresies Distressed – David Weber
  18. A Mighty Fortress – David Weber
  19. How Firm a Foundation – David Weber
  20. Midst Toil & Tribulation – David Weber

Read in 2012…

Pretty much a year full of fiction from sci-fi to the weird old west to Robin Hood to playing the game of thrones.

  1. Inheritance – Christopher Paolini
  2. Micro – Michael Crichton and Richard Preston
  3. The Doctor and the The Kid – Mike Resnick
  4. King Raven: Hood – Stephen Lawhead
  5. King Raven: Scarlet– Stephen Lawhead
  6. King Raven: Tuck –  Stephen Lawhead
  7. Game of Thrones – George R. R. Martin
  8. Clash of Kings – George R. R. Martin
  9. American Sniper – Chris Kyle
  10. A Storm of Swords – George R. R. Martin
  11. A Feast for Crows – George R. R. Martin

Read in 2011…

The year before I got cable again (darn you SyFy), read a ton across many topics.

  1. Dragon America – Mike Resnick
  2. Facing Your Giants – Max Lucado
  3. 3:16 – The Numbers of Hope – Max Lucado
  4. Girl with Dragon Tattoo – Steig Larsson
  5. The Greatest Life of All: Jesus – Charles Swindoll
  6. Pirate Latitudes – Michel Crichton
  7. Total Money Makeover – Dave Ramsey
  8. A Man of Passion & Destiny: Paul – Charles Swindoll
  9. The Girl Who Played with Fire – Steig Larsson
  10. Wizards First Rule – Terry Goodkind
  11. A Man of Selfless Devotion: Moses – Charles Swindoll
  12. The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest – Steig Larsson
  13. What’s So Amazing About Grace – Philip Yancey
  14. How to Be a Star @ Work – Robert Kelly
  15. Sword of Truth – Terry Goodkind
  16. Blood of the Fold – Terry Goodkind
  17. To Kingdom Come – Robert J. Mrazek
  18. Young Guns – Paul Ryan, Eric Cantor and Kevin McCarthy
  19. A Man of Grace & Grit: Paul – Charles Swindoll
  20. Temple of the Winds – Terry Goodkind
  21. Soul of the Fire – Terry Goodkind
  22. A Man of Heroism & Humility: Elijah – Charles Swindoll
  23. Troy: Lord of the Silver Bow – David Gemmell
  24. Introduction to HTML5 – Bruce Larson & Remy Sharp
  25. Troy: Shield of Thunder – David Gemmell
  26. Faith of the Fallen – Terry Goodkind
  27. Fearless – Max Lucado
  28. The Pillars of Creation – Terry Goodkind
  29. Come Thirsty – Max Lucado
  30. Naked Empire – Terry Goodkind
  31. Outlive Your Life – Max Lucado
  32. Chainfire – Terry Goodkind
  33. Phantom – Terry Goodkind
  34. Confessor – Terry Goodkind
  35. What Good is God – Philip Yancey
  36. Troy: Fall of Kings –David Gemmell
  37. The Omen Machine – Terry Goodkind
  38. Prayer: Does it Make a Difference – Philip Yancey
  39. New Beginnings: Walking with Christ Daily – Daily Devotional

Read in 2010…

  1. Culture of Corruption – Michele Malkin
  2. Arguing with Idiots – Glenn Beck
  3. Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy – Douglas Adams
  4. The Restaurant at the End of the Universe – Douglas Adams
  5. Life, The Universe and Everything – Douglas Adams
  6. So Long, And Thanks for the All the Fish – Douglas Adams
  7. And Another Thing – Eoin Colfer
  8. Going Rogue – Sarah Palin
  9. Buntline Special – Mike Resnick
  10. Biggest Brother: Life of Major Dick Winters – Larry Alexander
  11. Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter – Seth Grahame-Smith
  12. 5 Minutes a Day: 365 Daily Devotions for Men

Read in 2009…

  1. Dead Certain – Robert Draper
  2. Eldest – Christopher Paolini
  3. Guilty: Liberal “Victims” and Their Assault on America – Ann Coulter
  4. Ike: An American Hero – Michael Korda
  5. Brisinger – Christopher Paolini
  6. Meltdown – Thomas E Woods
  7. Pearl Harbor – Newt Gingrich and William Forstchen
  8. Fly Boys – James Bradley
  9. Days of Infamy – Newt Gingrich and William Forstchen
  10. America Alone – Mark Steyn
  11. In the President’s Secret Service – Ronald Kessler
  12. Ted, White and Blue  – Ted Nugent
  13. Bible – God

Boring book stats…

Year Pages read Avg per day
2015* 8,497 27.3
2014 7,621 20.8
2013 8,449 23.1
2012 6,455 17.7
2011 16,013 43.8
2010 3,437 9.4
2009 6,074 16.6

* Partial year

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