My Favorite/Best Books of 2014

I still have a month of reading to go, but with that month to go:

My favorite novels of 2014:

Mirror Empire, Kameron Hurley
City of Stairs, Robert Jackson Bennett
Steles of the Sky, Elizabeth Bear
The Goblin Emperor, Katherine Addison
Full Fathom Five, Max Gladstone
Ancillary Sword, Ann Leckie

What are *yours*? Sell me on reading it now now now.

Also see Jonathan Strahan [http://www.jonathanstrahan.com.au/wp/2014/11/25/the-best-of-2014-getting-started/]

Also see Tor dot com [ http://www.tor.com/blogs/2014/11/pre-order-for-free-some-of-the-best-from-torcom-2014]