Saturday, December 17, 2016

My Top 10 Reads of the Past 12 Months

1. The Thicket, by Joe R. Lansdale

2. A Natural History of Hell, by Jeffrey Ford

3. Three Moments of an Explosion, China Mieville

4. The House Across the Way, by Brian McNaughton

5. The Ballad of Black Tom, by Victor LaValle

6. The Postman Always Rings Twice, James M. Cain

7. South of the Border, West of the Sun, by Haruki Murakami

8. Hell House, by Richard Matheson

9. With a Voice that is Often Still Confused But is Becoming Ever Louder and Clearer, by J.R. Hamantaschen

10. Japanese Tales of Mystery & Imagination, by Edogawa Rampo


  1. You do any reviews any place besides GR? Or is that it?
    booklikes seems to be standing on its last pinky toe and I'm prepping the survival raft...

    1. I stopped posting reviews anywhere about a year ago. The more I published, the more I didn't feel right about it.

      And I've pretty much stopped using Booklikes. I stayed away until just recently, when they came out saying they were going to fix it. I noticed some improvements, but I'm still not impressed with their recovery.