Book lists are the best!

 

Here are my top 36 authors, ranked by the number of their books I've read.

 

Wait, what?

 

You were only supposed to list 10?

 

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Ya, right.  Like that would ever happen.

 

Ranking Author Books Read My Avg Rating Pages Read Avg Pages Per Book Witty Commentary
1 Brandon Sanderson 21 4.9 9413 448 How high is this going to go? No sign of slowing down…
2 Hugh Howey 19 4.3 4479 236 I have a soft spot for self pubs..
3 John Grisham 17 3.9 7356 433 I wasn't very diversified in the late 90's…
4 Rick Riordan 13 4.2 5472 421 Middle Grade fun until he pulled a fast one…
5 Brandon Mull 10 4.7 4763 476 Even after Harry, he remains a family favorite…
5 Brian  McClellan 10 4.3 2110 211 Still have a little grit in my teeth from this series…
6 Gerald N. Lund 9 4.0 1781 198 Fantastic dramatized history of the LDS Church.  Of course, of you're not Mormon it's just a bunch of cheesy historical fiction . . .
7 J.K. Rowling 8 5.0 4233 529 Harry, old friend…
7 Sarah J. Maas 8 4.4 1811 226 Start with the prequels and at least get to book 2, trust me…
7 Michael Scott 8 4.3 2689 336 Underappreciated YA that I would have ended differently…
7 Suzanne Collins 8 3.1 2969 371 Started off awesome, ended not awesome.  Always to be remembered as the first books I ever read electronically…
8 C.S. Lewis 7 4.3 1614 231 The metaphor went over my head as a kid, and now that I'm an adult I find that it still goes over my head…
9 Robin Hobb 6 4.7 4408 735 All six of these back to back in 37 days.  That was a solid effort…
9 Tom Clancy 6 4.0 4486 748 Really? Only 6?  I swore there were more…
9 Chris Stewart 6 3.8 1152 192 This is what happens when an EMP attack hits the USA…
9 Dan Brown 6 3.5 3258 543 Talk about hit or miss…
10 Rachel Aaron 5 5.0 2358 472 How have these books not caught on?  The hidden gem you are looking for in lists like these…
10 Orson Scott Card 5 4.2 2006 401 The Bean Books are far superior…
10 Stephen King 5 4.0 3889 778 Should I find time for more?  Maybe someday…
10 Michael Crichton 5 3.8 2240 448 They never once said "T-Rex"…
10 John Flanagan 5 3.4 1430 286 Burned out after 4.  Notice there are 5 in the list…
10 Lloyd Alexander 5 3.4 1021 204 You have to have read this as a kid to really appreciate it.  Too bad I read it as an adult…
10 Obert Skye 5 3.0 1944 389 All I remember from this guy (girl? What's an Obert?) is meh…
11 Marissa Meyer 4 5.0 1680 420 Come on, let's finish this series up…
11 J.R.R. Tolkien 4 5.0 1575 788 Every book on this list was inspired by these 4…
11 Roald Dahl 4 5.0 749 187 Childhood…
11 Neil Gaiman 4 4.8 1248 312 I hope to have him moved way up this list before long…
11 Catherynne M. Valente 4 4.3 927 232 Fantastical fairytale fantasy fiction fluff fun…
11 S.J. Kincaid 4 4.0 1360 340 Surprisingly awesome YA stuff…
11 John Scalzi 4 4.0 1330 333 Science fiction the way science fiction should be written.  Minus all the blasted swearing…
11 Christopher Paolini 4 3.5 3118 780 So much potential.  I wonder where he went…
11 Stephenie Meyer 4 3.3 2446 612 My wife made me do it…
11 James Dashner 4 3.0 1430 358 Wait, there were 4?  Should have stopped at 1…
12 Patrick Rothfuss 3 5.0 1913 638 Please please please please please please…
12 Patrick Ness 3 5.0 1629 543 Best YA that no one knows about, which is a tragedy…
12 Markus Zusak 3 4.7 1434 478 He's not a one hit wonder people…