2021 Year in Books

Welcome to my year in books! As many books I’ve read are not yet released when I read them, I’ll be returning to this page to link and update as I do reviews for the books – the title below the gallery will be the link to the review where applicable.

  • The Forgotten Kingdom by Signe Pike (second book in The Lost Queen series)
  • Pee Wees: Confessions of a Hockey Parent by Rich Cohen
  • Giant Days Volume 14 by John Allison
  • Broken (In the Best Possible Way) by Jenny Lawson
  • Clanlands: Whisky, Warfare, and a Scottish Adventure Like No Other by Sam Heughan & Graham McTavish
  • Tokyo Ever After by Emiko Jean (first in Tokyo Ever After series)
  • Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland by Patrick Radden Keefe (a Nonfiction Book Club selection)
  • Darkly: Blackness and America’s Gothic Soul by Leila Taylor (a Nonfiction Book Club selection)
  • The Duke and I by Julia Quinn (first in Bridgertons series)
  • A Court of Silver Flames by Sarah J. Maas (fourth book in A Court of Thorns and Roses series)
  • The Five: The Untold Lives of the Women Killed by Jack the Ripper by Hallie Rubenhold (a Nonfiction Book Club selection)
  • The Body: A Guide for Occupants by Bill Bryson
  • Paper & Blood by Kevin Hearne (second book in Ink & Sigil series)
  • Catch the Sparrow: A Search for a Sister and the Truth of Her Murder by Rachel Rear (expected publication February 1, 2022)
  • Troy by Stephen Fry (third book in The Greek Myths Reimagined series)
  • Everybody Has a Podcast (Except You): A How-to Guide from the First Family of Podcasting by Justin, Travis & Griffin McElroy
  • Midnight in Chernobyl: The Untold Story of the World’s Greatest Nuclear Disaster by Adam Higginbotham (a Nonfiction Book Club selection)
  • Bourdain: The Definitive Oral Biography edited by Laurie Woolever
  • Black Flags, Blue Waters: The Epic History of America’s Most Notorious Pirates by Eric Jay Dolin (a Nonfiction Book Club selection)
  • The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements by Sam Kean (a Nonfiction Book Club selection)
  • Yours Cheerfully by A. J. Pearce (second book in The Emmy Lake Chronicles)
  • Bloomsbury Girls by Natalie Jenner (second book in The Jane Austen Society series) (expected publication May 17, 2022)
  • The Kitchen Front by Jennifer Ryan
  • Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus (expected publication April 5, 2022)
  • Battle Royal by Lucy Parker (first book in Palace Insiders series)
  • American Sherlock: Murder, Forensics, and the Birth of American CSI by Kate Winkler Dawson (a Nonfiction Book Club selection)
  • The Love Hypothesis by Ali Hazelwood
  • Shady Hollow by Juneau Black (first book in Shady Hollow series) (expected publication January 25, 2022)
  • For the Wolf by Hannah Whitten (first book in Wilderwood duology)
  • I Must Betray You by Ruta Sepetys (expected publication February 1, 2022)
  • Lore Olympus Volume 1 & 2 by Rachel Smythe
  • Let’s Play Volume 1 & 2 by Leeanne M. Krecic