Going Clear by Lawrence Wright is one of the books reviewed here in 2013.

Here I’m listing the 88 books reviewed here in 2013. Included are 46 novels and 42 works of nonfiction. I’ve added the 12 commentaries and FAQs posted in the same year. Every title is linked to its review.

Maya’s Notebook by Isabel Allende

Ship Breaker (Drowned Cities #1) by Paolo Bacigalupi

No Way to Treat a First Lady by Christopher Buckley

The Sisters Brothers by Patrick DeWitt

The Round House by Louise Erdrich

Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk by Ben Fountain

Bad Monkey by Carl Hiaasen

So Much Pretty by Cara Hoffman

And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini

Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver

The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri

The Oracle of Stamboul by Michael David Lukas

A Constellation of Vital Phenomena by Anthony Marra

The City and the City by China Mieville

Books reviewed here in 2013: 32 mysteries and thrillers

The Sound of Broken Glass (Duncan Kincaid and Gemma James #15) by Deborah Crombie

The Cuckoo’s Calling (Cormoran Strike #1) by J. K. Rowling (Robert Galbraith)

Gangsterland by Tod Goldberg

Standing in Another Man’s Grave by Ian Rankin

The Redbreast (Harry Hole #3) by Jo Nesbo

Notorious Nineteen by Janet Evanovich

Ghostman by Roger Hobbs

Victory Square (Yalta Boulevard #5) by Olen Steinhauer

Shake Off by Mischa Hiller

The Sound of Broken Glass (Duncan Kincaid and Gemma James #15) by Deborah Crombie

The Leopard (Harry Hole #8) by Jo Nesbo

The Silver Swan by Benjamin Black

Live by Night (Coughlin #2) by Dennis Lehane

Silken Prey (Pray #23) by John Sandford

The Shadow Patrol (John Wells #6) by Alex Berenson

A Delicate Truth by John le Carré

The Bat (Harry Hole #1) by Jo Nesbo

Inferno (Robert Langdon #4) by Dan Brown

Nemesis (Harry Hole #4) by Jo Nesbø

The Night Ranger (John Wells #7) by Alex Berenson

The Cuckoo’s Calling (Cormoran Strike #1) by J. K. Rowling (aka Robert Galbraith)

Alex: The Commandant Camille Verhoeven Trilogy by Pierre Lemaitre, translated by Frank Wynne

Unseen (Will Trent #9) by Karin Slaughter

A Treacherous Paradise by Henning Mankell

The Double (Spero Lucas #1) by George Pelecanos

Christine Falls (Quirke #1) by Benjamin Black

Critical Mass (V. I. Warshawski #16) by Sara Paretsky

Sycamore Row by John Grisham

The Last Six Million Seconds by John Burdett

The Minor Adjustment Beauty Salon (No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency #14) by Alexander McCall Smith

The Gods of Guilt (Mickey Haller #5) by Michael Connelly

Tatiana (Arkady Renko #8) by Martin Cruz Smith

42 nonfiction books reviewed here in 2013

The Fall of the Roman Empire: A New History of Rome and the Barbarians by Peter Heather

Subversives: The FBI’s War on Student Radicals, and Reagan’s Rise to Power by Seth Rosenfeld

The Man Without a Face: The Unlikely Rise of Vladimir Putin by Masha Geffen

Brain Power: From Neurons to Networks by Tiffany Shlain

Man’s Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl

Naked Statistics: Stripping the Dread from the Data by Charles Whelan

The Pornography of Power: How Defense Hawks Hijacked 9/11 and Weakened America by Robert Scheer

Black Against Empire: The History and Politics of the Black Panther Party by Joshua Bloom and Waldo E. Martin III

The Outpost: An Untold Story of American Valor by Jake Tapper

Kill Anything That Moves: The Real American War in Vietnam by Nick Turse

Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal by Mary Roach

Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, and the Prison of Belief by Lawrence Wright

The Shareholder Value Myth: How Putting Shareholders First Harms Investors, Corporations, and the Public by Lynn Stout

Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking by Susan Cain

Pharmacy on a Bicycle: Innovative Solutions for Global Health and Poverty, by Eric C. Bing and Marc J. Epstein

Trailblazer: A Biography of Jerry Brown by Chuck McFadden

The Way of the Knife: The CIA, a Secret Army, and a War at the Ends of the Earth by Mark Mazzetti

Scatter, Adapt, and Remember: How Humans Will Survive a Mass Extinction by Annalee Newitz

Bottled and Sold: The Story Behind Our Obsession with Bottled Water by Peter H. Gleick

Top Secret America: The Rise of the New American Security State by Dana Priest and William M. Arkin

The Sleepwalkers: How Europe Went to War in 1914 by Christopher Clark

Rooftop Revolution: How Solar Power Can Save Our Economy — and our Planet — from Dirty Energy by Danny Kennedy

Difficult Men: Behind the Scenes of a Creative Revolution—From The Sopranos and The Wire to Mad Men and Breaking Bad by Brett Martin

The Third Industrial Revolution: How Lateral Power Is Transforming Energy, the Economy, and the World by Jeremy Rifkin

Big Data: A Revolution That Will Transform How We Live, Work, and Think by Viktor Mayer-Schoeneberger and Kenneth Cukier

Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth by Reza Aslan

This Town: Two Parties and a Funeral—plus plenty of valet parking!—in America’s Gilded Capital by Mark Leibovich

Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East by Scott Anderson

Season of the Witch: Enchantment, Terror, and Deliverance in the City of Love by David Talbot

Hell’s Cartel: IG Farben and the Making of Hitler’s War Machine by Diarmuid Jeffreys

Year Zero: A History of 1945 by Ian Buruma

David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants by Malcolm Gladwell

The Idealist: Jeffrey Sachs and the Quest to End Poverty by Nina Munk

The Cancer Chronicles: Unlocking Medicine’s Deepest Mystery by George Johnson

The Innovator’s Dilemma: When New Technologies Cause Great Firms to Fail by Clayton Christensen

The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon by Brad Stone

Freedom’s Forge: How American Business Produced Victory in World War II by Arthur Herman

Confessions of a Microfinance Heretic: How Microlending Lost Its Way and Betrayed the Poor by Hugh Sinclair

Everybody’s Business: The Unlikely Story of How Big Business Can Fix the World by Jon Miller and Lucy Parker

The First Tycoon: The Epic Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt by T. J. Stiles

The Great Escape: Health, Wealth, and the Origins of Inequality by Angus Deaton

Double Down: Game Change 2012 by Mark Halperin and John Heilemann

12 commentaries and FAQs posted here in 2013

Ten big issues Washington is ducking, and not just under Republicans

Good news for book publishers—and readers of books!

Top 10 trends shaping the future of publishing

My top 20 nonfiction picks

A small publisher that thrives in a declining industry

A baker’s dozen of my favorite novels

Narrowing global inequities: a reading list

My top five books about business (plus 25 others)

My three favorite books about science (plus 14 others)

My five favorite books of 2013

Are bound books destined to disappear in the future?

A baker’s dozen of books that make terrific gifts