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This is a list of all the books I've read to the best of my memory.
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This is a categorized list of all the books I've read, to the best of my memory. The current total is a little over 500 books.
  
 
==Ancient Writings==
 
==Ancient Writings==
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* [[Epistle of Jude]]
 
* [[Epistle of Jude]]
 
* [[Book of Leviticus]]
 
* [[Book of Leviticus]]
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* [[Book of Malachi]]
 
* [[Gospel of Mark]]
 
* [[Gospel of Mark]]
 
* [[Gospel of Matthew]]
 
* [[Gospel of Matthew]]
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** [[Hound of the Far Side]] by [[Gary Larson]]
 
** [[Hound of the Far Side]] by [[Gary Larson]]
 
** [[It Came From the Far Side]] by [[Gary Larson]]
 
** [[It Came From the Far Side]] by [[Gary Larson]]
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** [[The Prehistory of The Far Side: A 10th Anniversary Exhibit]] by [[Gary Larson]]
 
** [[Wiener Dog Art]] by [[Gary Larson]]
 
** [[Wiener Dog Art]] by [[Gary Larson]]
 
* FoxTrot
 
* FoxTrot
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** [[The Simpsons: Guide to Springfield]] by [[Matt Groening]]
 
** [[The Simpsons: Guide to Springfield]] by [[Matt Groening]]
 
** [[The Simpsons: Uncensored Family Album]] by [[Matt Groening]]
 
** [[The Simpsons: Uncensored Family Album]] by [[Matt Groening]]
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==Field Guides==
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These are non-fiction nature guides.
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* [[A Field Guide to the Wildlife of North America]] by [[Bryan Richard]]
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* [[Trees of Michigan: Field Guide]] by [[Stan Tekiela]]
  
 
==Fiction==
 
==Fiction==
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** [[The Salmon of Doubt]] by [[Douglas Adams]]
 
** [[The Salmon of Doubt]] by [[Douglas Adams]]
 
* [[Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?]] by [[Phillip K. Dick]]
 
* [[Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?]] by [[Phillip K. Dick]]
* [[The Door Into Summer]] by [[Robert A. Heinlein]]
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* [[The Door Into Summer]] by [[Robert Heinlein]]
 
* [[Down and Out In the Magic Kingdom]] by [[Cory Doctorow]]
 
* [[Down and Out In the Magic Kingdom]] by [[Cory Doctorow]]
 
* Discworld
 
* Discworld
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* [[Dune (universe)|Dune]]
 
* [[Dune (universe)|Dune]]
 
** [[Dune]] by [[Frank Herbert]]
 
** [[Dune]] by [[Frank Herbert]]
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** [[Dune Messiah]] by [[Frank Herbert]]
 
* [[Easy]] by [[Kerry Hoffmann]]
 
* [[Easy]] by [[Kerry Hoffmann]]
 
* [[The Education of Little Tree]] by [[Forrest Carter]] and [[Rennard Strickland]]
 
* [[The Education of Little Tree]] by [[Forrest Carter]] and [[Rennard Strickland]]
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* [[A Journey to the Center of the Earth]] by [[Jules Verne]]
 
* [[A Journey to the Center of the Earth]] by [[Jules Verne]]
 
* [[Jurassic Park]] by [[Michael Crichton]]
 
* [[Jurassic Park]] by [[Michael Crichton]]
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* [[The Lathe of Heaven]] by [[Ursula K. Le Guin]]
 
* [[The Lazy Beaver]] by [[Giovanni Gallo]]
 
* [[The Lazy Beaver]] by [[Giovanni Gallo]]
 
* [[The Legend of Sleepy Hollow]] by [[Washington Irving]]
 
* [[The Legend of Sleepy Hollow]] by [[Washington Irving]]
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* [[Snow Crash]] by [[Neal Stephenson]]
 
* [[Snow Crash]] by [[Neal Stephenson]]
 
* [[Sounder]] by [[William Armstrong]]
 
* [[Sounder]] by [[William Armstrong]]
* [[Starship Troopers]] by [[Robert A. Heinlein]]
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* [[Starship Troopers]] by [[Robert Heinlein]]
 
* [[Strange Candy]] by [[Laurell Hamilton]]
 
* [[Strange Candy]] by [[Laurell Hamilton]]
 
* [[Stranger In a Strange Land]] by [[Robert Heinlein]]
 
* [[Stranger In a Strange Land]] by [[Robert Heinlein]]
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* [[For Eagle Eyes Only]] by [[Rolf Heimann]]
 
* [[For Eagle Eyes Only]] by [[Rolf Heimann]]
 
* [[Lone Wolf (universe)|Lone Wolf]]
 
* [[Lone Wolf (universe)|Lone Wolf]]
** [[Flight From the Dark]] by [[Joe Denver]]
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** [[Lone Wolf, Book 1: Flight From the Dark]] by [[Joe Denver]]
** [[Fire On the Water]] by [[Joe Denver]]
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** [[Lone Wolf, Book 2: Fire On the Water]] by [[Joe Denver]]
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** [[Lone Wolf, Book 3: The Caverns of Kalte]] by [[Joe Denver]]
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** [[Lone Wolf, Book 4: The Chasm of Doom]] by [[Joe Denver]]
 
* Two Minute Mysteries
 
* Two Minute Mysteries
 
** [[Two-Minute Mysteries]] by [[Donald Sobol]]
 
** [[Two-Minute Mysteries]] by [[Donald Sobol]]
 
** [[Still More Two-Minute Mysteries]] by [[Donald Sobol]]
 
** [[Still More Two-Minute Mysteries]] by [[Donald Sobol]]
* Where's Waldo
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* [[Where's Waldo? (universe)|Where's Waldo?]]
 
** [[Where's Waldo?]] by [[Martin Handford]]
 
** [[Where's Waldo?]] by [[Martin Handford]]
 
** [[Where's Waldo Now?]] by [[Martin Handford]]
 
** [[Where's Waldo Now?]] by [[Martin Handford]]
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==Graphic Novels==
 
==Graphic Novels==
These are stories presented in comic form, but are targeted towards teens or adults.
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These are books presented in comic form, but carry a coherent story and are usually targeted towards teens or adults.
  
 
* [[A Child's Life]] by [[Phoebe Gloeckner]]
 
* [[A Child's Life]] by [[Phoebe Gloeckner]]
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* [[Scott Pilgrim]] by [[Bryan Lee O'Malley]]
 
* [[Scott Pilgrim]] by [[Bryan Lee O'Malley]]
 
* [[Shortcomings]] by [[Adrian Tomine]]
 
* [[Shortcomings]] by [[Adrian Tomine]]
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* [[Super Mario Adventures]] by [[Kentaro Takekuma]]
 
* [[War Is Boring]] by [[David Axe]] and [[Matt Bors]]
 
* [[War Is Boring]] by [[David Axe]] and [[Matt Bors]]
  
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* [[Essentials of Philosophy: The Basic Concepts of the World's Greatest Thinkers]] by [[James Mannion]]
 
* [[Essentials of Philosophy: The Basic Concepts of the World's Greatest Thinkers]] by [[James Mannion]]
 
* [[Evolution: The Triumph of an Idea]] by [[Carl Zimmer]]
 
* [[Evolution: The Triumph of an Idea]] by [[Carl Zimmer]]
* [[A Field Guide to the Wildlife of North America]] by [[Bryan Richard]]
 
 
* [[Freakonomics]] by [[Steven Levitt]] and [[Stephen Dubner]]
 
* [[Freakonomics]] by [[Steven Levitt]] and [[Stephen Dubner]]
 
* [[Free Will]] by [[Sam Harris]]
 
* [[Free Will]] by [[Sam Harris]]
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* [[The Story of Physics]] by [[Anne Rooney]]
 
* [[The Story of Physics]] by [[Anne Rooney]]
 
* [[Trick or Treatment]] by [[Edzard Ernst]] and [[Simon Singh]]
 
* [[Trick or Treatment]] by [[Edzard Ernst]] and [[Simon Singh]]
* [[Typography]] by [[Gavin Ambrose]] and [[Paul Harris]]
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* [[Typography (book)|Typography]] by [[Gavin Ambrose]] and [[Paul Harris]]
 
* [[The Universe In a Nutshell]] by [[Stephen Hawking]]
 
* [[The Universe In a Nutshell]] by [[Stephen Hawking]]
 
* [[The Way of the Heathen: Practicing Atheism In Everyday Life]] by [[Greta Christina]]
 
* [[The Way of the Heathen: Practicing Atheism In Everyday Life]] by [[Greta Christina]]
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==Video Game Guides==
 
==Video Game Guides==
These books are published works that act as guides for video games. I rarely read a video game guide cover-to-cover, but there are some exceptions.
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These books are published works that act as guides for video games. I rarely read a video game guide cover-to-cover, but there have been some exceptions.
  
 
* [[Ultima VII: Clue Book - Key to the Black Gate]]
 
* [[Ultima VII: Clue Book - Key to the Black Gate]]

Revision as of 15:19, 10 June 2019

This is a categorized list of all the books I've read, to the best of my memory. The current total is a little over 500 books.

Ancient Writings

Books in this category are over 500 years old.

Baby Books

These books are meant to be read to babies.

Biographies & Memoirs

These are non-fiction biographies or memoirs.

Comics

These are collections of newspaper comics, not graphic novels.

Field Guides

These are non-fiction nature guides.

Fiction

This is general fiction targeted to elementary level reading and higher.

Game Books

Books in this list have game elements to them.

Graphic Novels

These are books presented in comic form, but carry a coherent story and are usually targeted towards teens or adults.

Non-Fiction

This is general non-fiction for children and adults.

Poetry

These are books consisting mostly of poetry.

Video Game Guides

These books are published works that act as guides for video games. I rarely read a video game guide cover-to-cover, but there have been some exceptions.

Young Children's Books

Books in this list are for young children who either can't yet read, or are learning to read. These books usually rely heavily on illustrations.