Monday, 31 December 2007

Eyeris' Quick-Fire 2007 Recap: Books! Books! Books!

It's the last day of the year! *muttersofastmutteriwantmyyearbackmutter* And since I've missed an entire week here at the blog to recap the year, I think I'll do it in one day instead!

So here now, in a the first of maybe more Quick-fire Best Of 2007 Post(depending how far I go before I get bored), is the books post!


Favorite Books I've Read (Doesn't necessarily have to be PUBLISHED in 2007...):

1) The City of Dreaming Books (Walter Moers)
2) The Temaraire series (Naomi Novik)
3) The Night Watch (Sergei Lukyanenko)
4) The Good Fairies of New York (Martin Miller)
5) Lady Friday (Garth Nix)

Honourable mentions: Making Money (Terry Pratchett), Rumo (Walter Moers)


Favorite Graphic Novels/Comics I've Read this Year:

1) Ex-Machina
2) Y: The Last Man
3) Bone

Honorable Mentions: Transformers: Escalation, Lost Girls (hur hur), Civil War, 300


Best Book-Related Things to Happen in 2007:

1) BooksXCess, Amcorp Mall, 3rd Floor.
2) Kinokuniya became even bigger
3)Finally! Harry Potter has ended! Now we can all get back to reading books that are actually worth reading!


Worst Book-Related News of the year:

1) Terry Pratchett Being Diagnosed with Alzheimers
2) Robert Jordan passing away
3) JK Rowling-in-it trying to milk publicity for Hairy Putter by announcing that Dumbledore is gay.


Favorite Malaysian Book Blogs:

1) Sharon Bakar (still the numero uno book blog in Malaysia!)
2) Ixaquasa Muses (because she loves Pratchett too!)
3) Ted Mahsun (because he thinks the I Am Legend book was better too)

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