Books Happily Owned

Hereby I would like to present to you, the books Tatoru Yuki owns that are currently in her room.

This is an opportunity for her to show off her collection of books, and also for her co count the number of books she owns and spends her pocket money over.

Her childhood books, Enid Blyton collection, are now placed in her younger brother's room in hopes that he will be an avid reader like her eldest sister (Tatoru Yuki) and unlike her younger sister.

There are 3 bookshelves in her room, and today (8th August 2013) she shall just list down the books in her smaller bookshelf:


  1. Radiance by Alyson Noel
  2. The Nightmarys by Dan Poblocki
  3. In a Heartbeat by Loretta Ellsworth
  4. Horror High: Deadly Love by R.L. Stine
  5. Dark Souls by Paula Morris
  6. The Sight by Judy Blundell
  7. Abandon by Meg Cabot (Book 1 of a trilogy)
  8. The Hunger Games Trilogy by Suzanne Collins
  9. The Shiver Trilogy by Maggie Stiefvater
  10. The Wedding Girl by Madeleine Wickham
  11. 40 Love by Madeleine Wickham
  12. Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  13. The Calligrapher's Daughter by Eugene Kim
  14. The Birthday Party by Veronica Henry
  15. Angel Time by Anne Rice
  16. The Death Chamber by Sarah Rayne
  17. Between the Lines by Jodi Picoult and Samantha van Leer
  18. The Replacement by Brenna Yovanoof
  19. Painted Ladies by James Neal Harvey
  20. Mystic Rose by Patricia Gallagher
  21. Home Before Dark by Beverly Hastings
  22. Are You in the Mood? by Stephanie Lehmann
  23. Cold Pursuit by Jefferson Parker
  24. Pure Deception by David Michie
  25. Get Spooked! Horrifying Tales Unearthed by Dark Dreamer
  26. Chandra by Frances Mary Hendry
  27. Gulf by Robert Westall
  28. Angel and Angel Fire by L.A. Weatherly (Book 1 and 2 of a trilogy)
  29. Beautiful Darkness by Gracia Stohl
There are 9 compartments in her bigger bookshelf, and from the 9, 3 are filled with comics, 3 with general books, magazines and revision books, and the last 3 with novels:
Bookshelf in mid 2013

Updated Bookshelf on le 15th Feb 2014!

I wonder how many books are here OmO

I shall just list down the novels' titles and authors, aye? Comics and revision books are irrelevant here, you see.
  1. Claudia: Daughter of Rome by Antoinette May
  2. Android Karenina by Leo Tolstoy and Ben H. Winters
  3. To Love, Honour and Betray by Kathy Lette
  4. Out by Natsuo Kirino
  5. Ten Miles past Normal by Frances o'roark Dowell
  6. The Ghost of Graylock by Dan Poblocki
  7. When it Happens by Susane Colasanti
  8. The Secret Tree by Natalie Standiford
  9. French Kissing by Catherine Sanderson
  10. A Maiden's Grave by Jeffery Deaver
  11. The Fallen by Jefferson Parker
  12. The Seven Year Itch by Kate Morris
  13. Trapped by Jill Peters
  14. After River by Donna Milner
  15. Very Valentine by Adriana Trigiani (Book 1 of trilogy)
  16. Rough Music by Patrick Gale
  17. Leftovers by Laura Wiess
  18. The One Before the One by Katy Regan
  19. Big Girl by Danielle Steel
  20. Dead and Gone by Charlaine Harris
  21. Duma Key by Stephen King
  22. Seeing Cinderella by Jenny Lundquist
  23. Finally by Wendy Mass
  24. Shadow by Jenny Moss
  25. Wrapped by Jennifer Bradbury
  26. Langdown Manor by Sue Reid
  27. Forget Me Not by Anne Cassidy
  28. Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Jeff Kinney
  29. Girl, Stolen by April Henry
  30. Under the Never Sky by Veronica Rossi
  31. Palace of Mirrors by Margaret Peterson
  32. The Red Necklacee by Sally Gardner
  33. Rumours by Freya North
  34. Berserk by Ally Kennen
  35. Confessions of a Karaoke Queen by Ella Kingsley
  36. Chasing Fire by Nora Roberts
  37. Tales of Terror from the Black Ship by Chris Priestley
  38. Chicken Soup for the Soul: Tough Times for Teens by Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen and Amy Newmark
  39. Until the End by Christopher Pike
  40. Grave Secret by Charlaine Harris (Book 4 of a series of 4 books, because it was on sale and I read the first 3 online already)
  41. Honest Illusions by Nora Roberts
  42. Bright Shiny Morning by James Frey
  43. Flight of a Witch by Ellis Peters
  44. The Best Girl by Emma Harrison
  45. Forbidden Sea by Sheila Nielson
  46. Valentina by Evie Blake (Book 1 of trilogy, bought during le fever of 50 shades of grey)
  47. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl
  48. True Singapore Ghost Stories book 2, 5, 10, 12, 15, 16 and 18 by Russell Lee
  49. Grimm's Fairy Tales
  50. Life of Pi by Yann Martel
  51. Divine Evil by Nora Roberts
  52. Shopaholic Takes Manhattan by Sophie Kinsella
  53. Circle of Secrets by Kimberley Griffiths Little
  54. The Ghosts of Ashbury High by Jaclyn Moriarty
  55. The Godfather by Mario Pizo
  56. Sleeping Murder by Agatha Christie
  57. The Eighth Ghost Book by Rosemary Timperley
  58. The Poet's Window Book 2 by Cunningham and Morgan
  59. The Overseas Poetry Books Book 1 and 2
  60. Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides
  61. Scissors, Paper, Stone by Elizabeth Day
  62. Wake Wood by K.A. John
  63. Creep by Jennifer Hillier
  64. A Trick of the Dark by B. R. Collins
  65. Angels and Demons by Dan Brown
  66. The Dark Heroine - Dinner with a Vampire by Abigail Gibbs
  67. Memoirs of a Bitch by Francesca Petrizzo
  68. The Woman in Silk by R.J. Gadney
  69. Little Star by John Ajvide Lindqvist
  70. Sound by T.M. Wolf
  71. Every Vow You Break by Julia Crouch
  72. Angelology by Danielle Trussoni
  73. Lone Wolf by Jodi Picoult
  74. Psycho Too by Will Self and Ralph Steadman
  75. The Bride Collector by Ted Dekker
  76. Graveminder by Melissa Marr
  77. Blood Noir by Laurell K. Hamilton (DAYUM. LAST BOOK OF A SERIES!)
  78. Save Me by Lisa Scottoline
  79. Apartment 16 by Adam Nevill
  80. Colins easy learning Japanese phrasebook
  81. When She Was Bad by Jonathan Nasaw
  82. Reader's Digest Laughter - The Best Medicine
  83. Winterwood by Patrick McCabe
  84. Every Other Day by Jennifer Lynn Barnes
  85. Ex-Girlfriends United by Matt Dunn
  86. Lessons in Laughing Out Loud by Rowan Coleman
  87. Cell by Stephen King
  88. My Sister's Keeper by Jodi Picoult
  89. Red Riding Hood by Catherine Hardwicke
  90. You Against Me by Jenny Downham
  91. Hidden by Marianne Curley
  92. The Donor by Helen Fitzgerald
  93. Cocktails for Three by Sophie Kinsella
  94. Bloodstream by Tess Gerritsen
  95. Cujo by Stephen King
  96. Insatiable by Meg Cabot
  97. Room by Emma Donoghue
  98. The Raven Boys by Maggie Stievater
  99. Mortal Memory by Thomas H. Cook
  100. The Tenant; The Motive by Javier Cercas
  101. The Poisoned House by Michael Ford
  102. In the Womb - Animals by Michael Sims
  103. Turtles by Carl J. Franklin
  104. A Pocketful of Bars by Melina Deliyannis
  105. Unwanted by Kristina Ohlsson
  106. The Dark, The Named, The Key by Marianne Curley (Trilogy)
  107. Love you to Death & High Stakes, Mean Spirits & Young Blood, Crave Doubts & Heaven Sent by Meg Cabot (Trilogy)
  108. Harvesting the Heart by Jodi Picoult
  109. Mercy by Jodi Picoult
  110. Keeping Faith by Jodi Picoult
  111. Perfect Match by Jodi Picoult
  112. Plain Truth by Jodi Picoult
  113. Green Style by 
  114. A name in Bloog by Matt Rees

In the smallest bookshelf that doesn't quite count as a bookshelf, it's mostly the few Chinese novels she owns:

As you can PROBABLY see, this shelf consists mostly of Chinese comics, chinese novels and an unofficial guide to the vampire diaries that I won from a contest.

  1. Mindwarp: Alien Scream by Chris Archer
  2. The Midnight Ghosts by Emma Fischel
  3. Humano Morphs: the Secret of Bearhead Holler by M. D. Spenser
  4. The Swan Princess by A. L. Singer
  5. Girl Talk: Stealing the Show by L. E. Blair
  6. David Copperfield by Charles Dickens
  7. Around the World in 80 Days by Jules Verne
  8. The Golden Apples of the Sun by Ray Bradbury
  9. Walkabout by James Vance Marshall
  10. Mr. Midnight book 9, 23, 24, 27, 31, 33 and 41 by James Lee

New smaller bookshelf for magazines!
Then there's THIS new bookshelf obtained in late 2013 after my book haul in December 2013.

It's filled with books on interior design, furniture and rendering.

There are also magazines and an Artbook on Vampires and Ripley's Believe It or Not.

Number of comics I own: 123
Number of Enid Blyton Books I own: 30, and The Faraway Tree Stories Collection.
Number of Chinese Novels I own: 8
Number of classics I own in my brother's bookshelf: 4
Total Novels I own (Series as 1 unit): 29 + 94 + 10 + 8 + 20 = 14
Total Novels I own (Trilogies as 3 books etc): 34 + 100 + 24 = 150
Total Books I own (revision books and magazines excluded): 123 + 31 + 4 + 150 +24 = 323

*Feels the pride of a bookworm*

I shall expand this collection still, it ain't over at this mere number. <3

Um Imma just stop calculating the number of books I own though Hahah xD

Updated 31 May 2014

2 comments:

  1. one day i shall make a tent in your room or smthg and sit /lie around there until i fnished reading all the books, well xcept for the chinese one LOL

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  2. I would welcome you gladly as long as you take proper care of my books and you bring along some of your own books as well xDD

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