Best Books of 2014 so far

July is always a very busy time for me in my day job, but to regain a bit of perspective it is nice to take a moment to reflect on some of the wonderful books I’ve read in the last six months.

Best Books of 2014 so far

Only three titles have received my 5 star rating for both The Story and The Writing (I’m a hard marker). However others have earned 5 stars for The Writing, or 4.5 stars in both respects.

Clicking on the book covers below will open up my review in a new window

5 Stars – Story and Writing

The Devil I Know by Claire KilroyDirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency by Douglas AdamsAfter Darkness by Christine Piper

5 Stars – Writing

The Midnight Promise by Zane LovittDead Stars by Alvaro BisamaLady Windermere's Fan by Oscar Wilde audioLost & Found by Brooke Davis

4.5 Stars – Story and Writing

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Terms & Conditions by Robert GlancyBald New World by Peter Tieryas Liu

Have you read any of my Best Books of 2014 so far?

It’s a pretty diverse collection featuring everything from the offbeat and humourous, science/fantasy, translated and classic fiction, plus new literary talent.

Which of these titles most interests you?