Top 10 Reads of 2010

I am so grateful to each and every author who gave me hours of reading pleasure this year through their amazing abilities. For writing what turned out to be my favorite reads of 2010, I am especially grateful to Josh Bazell, Hilary Davidson, Steve Hamilton, Chris F. Holm, Grant Jerkins, Russel D. McLean, Ken Mercer, Stuart Neville, James Thompson, and Daniel Woodrell. Thank you. (The list is in reverse-chronological order by review date.)

Slow Fire by Ken Mercer

Slow Fire by Ken MercerJust a few hard knocks. That’s what he’d kept telling himself, these past couple of years, but now he had to consider a more disturbing possibility. That perhaps