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myrna_nora: (Dark Shadows)
2013-01-01 11:42 am

2013: TV Series In A Year

January
1. Restless (mini-series, 2012) [UK]
2. Fringe (series 5, 2012-2013) [USA]

February
3. Engrenages (Spiral) (series 1, 2005) [France]

March
4. Death in Paradise (series 1, 2011) [UK | France]
5. Game of Thrones (series 2, 2012) [USA | UK]

April

May
6. Thriller (series 4, 1975) [UK]

June
7. Orphan Black (series 1, 2013) [Canada | US]
8. Mad Men (series 6, 2013) [USA]

July
9. Backstairs at the White House (mini-series, 1979) [USA]
10. Moone Boy (series 1, 2012) [Ireland | UK]

August
11. The Killing (series 3, 2013) [USA]

September
12. Luther (series 3, 2013) [UK]
13. Game of Thrones (series 3, 2013) [USA | UK]
14. Broadchurch (series 1, 2013) [UK]

October
15. The Bridge (series 1, 2013) [USA]

November
16. The Paradise (series 1, 2012) [UK]
17. Death in Paradise (series 2, 2013) [UK | France]

December
18. Poldark (series 1, 1975–1976) [UK]
19. Death Comes to Pemberley (mini-series, 2013) [UK]
myrna_nora: (Agatha Christie)
2013-01-01 11:35 am

2013: Books in a Year

January
1. The Breaking Wave (Requiem for a Wren) (1955) Nevil Shute
2. The Black Curl (1953) Constance Little & Gwenyth Little
3. Return of the Thin Man (2012) Dashiell Hammett
4. Madam, Will You Talk? (1955) Mary Stewart
5. Charade (1963) Peter Stone
6. Cinder (Lunar Chronicles #1) (2012) Marissa Meyer
7. Great Black Kanba (1944) Constance Little & Gwenyth Little
8. The Murder of My Aunt (1934) Richard Hull

February
9. The Day Boy and Night Girl (1882) George MacDonald
10. The Light Princess (1864) George MacDonald
11. Whose Body? (1923) Dorothy L. Sayers
12. The Secret Keeper (2012) Kate Morton

March
13. The Life and Times of Call the Midwife (2012) Heidi Thomas
14. Guardian of the Horizon (2004) Elizabeth Peters
15. Sharp Objects (2006) Gillian Flynn
16. Beauvallet (1929) Georgette Heyer
17. The Mystery at Lilac Inn (Nancy Drew #4) (1931, revised 1961) Carolyn Keene
18. Password to Larkspur Lane (Nancy Drew #10) (1933, revised 1966) Carolyn Keene

April
19. Ordeal by Innocence (1958) Agatha Christie
20. Scarlet (Lunar Chronicles #2) (2013) Marissa Meyer
21. The Hidden Staircase (Nancy Drew #2) (1930, revised 1959) Carolyn Keene
22. Star over Bethlehem (1965) Agatha Christie Mallowan
23. Black Plumes (1940) Margery Allingham
24. Bertie's Guide to Life and Mothers (2013) Alexander McCall Smith
25. Speaking from Among the Bones (2013) Alan Bradley

May
26. The Bungalow Mystery (Nancy Drew #3) (1930, revised 1960) Carolyn Keene
27. Five Little Pigs (1941) Agatha Christie
28. April Lady (1957) Georgette Heyer
29. The Wind Off the Small Isles (1968) Mary Stewart
30. A Walk in Wolf Wood (1980) Mary Stewart
31. Memoirs of a Geisha (1997) Arthur Golden
32. The Shifting Fog (The House at Riverton) (2006) Kate Morton
33. The Clue in the Diary (Nancy Drew #7) (1932, revised 1962) Carolyn Keene
34. Elephants can Remember (1972) Agatha Christie
35. Dark Places (2009) Gillian Flynn
36. The Little Broomstick (1971) Mary Stewart
37. Rose Cottage (1997) Mary Stewart

June
38. Waiting to Be Heard (2013) Amanda Knox
39. Sprig Muslin (1956) Georgette Heyer
40. The Unexpected Mrs. Pollifax (1966) Dorothy Gilman
41. The Fever Tree (2013) Jennifer McVeigh
42. The Girl in the Green Raincoat (2011) Laura Lippman
43. The Black Angel (1943) Cornell Woolrich
44. Wildfire at Midnight (1956) Mary Stewart
45. A Clash of Kings (1998) George R.R. Martin

July
46. Brat Farrar (1949) Josephine Tey
47. Regency Buck (1935) Georgette Heyer
48. A Stir of Echoes (1958) Richard Matheson
49. The Other Typist (2013) Suzanne Rindell
50. The Mist In The Mirror (1992) Susan Hill
51. The Goose Girl (2003) Shannon Hale
52. The Hollow (1946) Agatha Christie

August
53. Portrait of Jennie (1940) Robert Nathan
54. A Storm of Swords (2000) George R.R. Martin
55. Mariana (1994) Susanna Kearsley
56. Death by Water (2005) Kerry Greenwood
57. I, Claudia: A Tale of Pontius Pilate (2013) Charity Bishop
58. The Scapegoat (1957) Daphne du Maurier

September
59. Frederica (1965) Georgette Heyer
60. The Pure in Heart (2005) Susan Hill
61. The Cuckoo's Calling (2013) Robert Galbraith/J.K. Rowling
62. Songs of Willow Frost (2013) Jamie Ford

October
63. Pied Piper (1942) Nevil Shute
64. Rogue Justice (1982) Geoffrey Household
65. The Reluctant Widow (1948) Georgette Heyer
66. Collected Ghost Stories (1904-1930) M.R. James
67. Thornewicke (2013) Charity Bishop
68. The Railway Man (1995) Eric Lomax
69. Miss Buncle's Book (1934) D.E. Stevenson
70. The Pigeon Pie Mystery (2012) Julia Stuart

November
71. The Uninvited (1941) Dorothy Macardle
72. The Case of the Love Commandos (2013) Tarquin Hall
73. Unbroken (2010) Laura Hillenbrand
74. And the Mountains Echoed (2013) Khaled Hosseini
75. The Amazing Mrs. Pollifax (1970) Dorothy Gilman
76. Precious and the Mystery of Meerkat HIll (2012) Alexander McCall Smith

December
77. The Minor Adjustment Beauty Salon (2013) Alexander McCall Smith
78. The Talisman Ring (1936) Georgette Heyer
79. Bridget Jones's Diary (1996) Helen Fielding
80. Bertie Plays the Blues (2011) Alexander McCall Smith
81. Twelve Drummers Drumming (2011) C.C. Benison
82. I Capture the Castle (1948) Dodie Smith
83. Hercule Poirot's Christmas (1939) Agatha Christie
myrna_nora: (Mary Stewart)
2013-01-01 08:35 am

2013: Movies In A Year

January
1. Vivacious Lady (1938) [USA]
2. Skyfall (2012) [UK]

February
3. Brave (2012) [USA]
4. The Trail of the Lonesome Pine (1936) [USA]
5. Present Laughter (1981) (TV) [UK]
6. Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012) [USA]
7. Barfi! (2012) [India : Hindi]
8. Without Reservations (1946) [USA]
9. Jaali Note (1960) [India : Hindi]

March
10. Snow White and the Huntsman (2012) [USA]
11. Baazi (1995) [India : Hindi]
12. Apradhi Kaun? (1957) [India : Hindi]
13. Nagina (1951) [India : Hindi]
14. Marvel's The Avengers (2012) [USA]
15. Fallen Angel (1945) [USA]
16. The Collector (1965) [UK | USA]
17. Where the Sidewalk Ends (1950) [USA]
18. Brahmachari (1968) [India : Hindi]
19. The House on Telegraph Hill (1951) [USA]
20. The Making of a Lady (2012) (TV) [UK]
21. Pretty Poison (1968) [USA]
22. The Amazing Spider-Man (2012) [USA]
23. Foyle's War: The Eternity Ring (2013) (TV) [UK]

April
24. The Lady Vanishes (2013) (TV) [UK]
25. On Dangerous Ground (1952) [USA]
26. Padithal Mattum Podhuma (1962) [India : Tamil]
27. Marked Woman (1937) [USA]
28. The Young in Heart (1938) [USA}
29. Aa Gale Lag Jaa (1973) [India : Hindi]
30. Dead Ringer (1964) [USA}
31. Hitchcock (2012) [USA]
32. Benazir (1964) [India : Urdu/Hindi]
33. Chhote Nawab (1961) [India : Hindi]

May
34. Les Misérables (2012) [USA | UK]
35. The Dark Knight Rises (2012) [USA | UK]
36. Three Smart Girls (1936) [USA]
37. First Love (1939) [USA]
38. It Started with Eve (1941) [USA]
39. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012) [New Zealand | USA]
40. Mr. Skeffington (1944) [USA]

June
41. The Italian Job (2003) [USA | France | UK]
42. Anna Karenina (2012) [UK]
43. Black Angel (1946) [USA]
44. Poirot: Elephants Can Remember (2013) (TV) [UK]
45. The Spider's Web (1982) (TV) [UK]
46. Somewhere in the Night (1946) [USA]

July
47. Cactus Flower (1969) [USA]
48. Pickup on South Street (1953) [USA]
49. The Wolverine (2013) [USA]

August
50. Wreck-It Ralph (2012) [USA]
51. Portrait of Jennie (1948) [USA]

September
52. The Scapegoat (2012) (TV) [UK]
53. Whirlpool (1949) [USA]
54. Cheerful Weather for the Wedding (2012) [UK]
55. The Decoy Bride (2011) [UK]
56. Foyle's War: The Cage (2013) (TV) [UK]
57. Lady on a Train (1945) [USA]
58. Kaala Patthar (1979) [India : Hindi]
59. Foyle's War: Sunflower (2013) (TV) [UK]

October
60. Follow Me! (aka: The Public Eye) (1972) [UK]
61. Ghanchakkar (2013) [India : Hindi]
62. Shall We Dance (1937) [USA]
63. Ek Tha Tiger (2012) [India : Hindi]
64. Grandmaster (2012) [India : Malayalam]
65. Silver Linings Playbook (2012) [USA]
66. The Pied Piper (1942) [USA]
67. Meet John Doe (1941) [USA]

November
68. Poirot: Dead Man's Folly (2013) (TV) [UK]
69. Poirot: Curtain (2013) (TV) [UK]
70. Malaya (1949) [USA]
71. Pitch Perfect (2012) [USA]
72. Poirot: The Big Four (2013) (TV) [UK]
73. Poirot: The Labours of Hercules (TV) [UK]
74. Pacific Rim (2013) [USA]
75. Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor (2013) [3D Simulcast] [UK]
76. The Great Gatsby (2013) [Australia | USA]
77. The Fallen Idol (1948) [UK]
78. Ek Thi Daayan (2013) [India : Hindi]

December
79. Oz the Great and Powerful (2013) [USA]
80. The Sound of Music (2013) (TV) [USA]
81. Die Trapp-Familie (1956) [West Germany]
82. Dhoom: 3 (2013) [India : Hindi, English]
83. Gangsta Granny (2013) (TV) [UK]