What I’ve been reading

Books marked with an asterisk * are book club selections.  Sadly, I do a horrible job of keeping track of what I’ve read, aside from our book club selections.  I’m hoping keeping this list will help remind me.  (Most of this list is just the book club selections.)

Jellicoe Road- Melina Marchetta

We We Liars- E Lockhart

The Hypnotist’s Love Story- Liane Moriarty

I’ll Give You the Sun- Jandy Nelson

This Year It Will Be Different*- Maeve Binchy

Dark Places- Gillian Flynn

All Fall Down- Jennifer Weiner

One Plus One- Jojo Moyes

How To Love- Kate Cotugno

The Position*- Meg Wolitzer

The Sky Is Everywhere- Jandy Nelson

The Storied Life of AJ Fikry-

Signs of Life- Natalie Taylor

The Secret Place- Tana French

Three Wishes- Liane Moriarty

Certain Girls- Jennifer Weiner

The Last Anniversary- Liane Moriarty

Eating Wildly*- Ava Chin

Big Little Lies- Liane Moriarty

The Husband’s Secret- Liane Moriarty-

Landline- Rainbow Rowell

Shotgun Love Songs- Nickolas Butler

Unbroken*- Laura Hildebrant

This Is Where I Leave You- Jonathon Trooper

Help Thanks Wow- Anne Lamott

Crazy Rich Asians- Kevin Kwan

An Abundance of Katherines- John Green

The Art of Fielding- Chad Harbach

Dry- Augesten Burroughs

The Secret History- Donna Tartt

The Goldfinch- Donna Tartt

The Interestings- Meg Wolitzer

Hyperbole and a Half- Allie Brosh

The Orphan Train- Christina Baker Kline

The Chaperone- Laura Moriarty*

The Girl You Left Behind- Jojo Moyes

Young God- Katherine Faw Morris

This is How- Augusten Burroughs

Project: Happily Ever After- Alisa Bowman*

The Rosie Project- Graeme Simsion

Man of My Dreams- Curtis Sittenfeld

Year of Wonder- Geraldine Brooks

Wonder- R.J. Palacio

Heft- Liz Moore*

Eleven- Tom Rogers

I Remember Nothing- Nora Ephron

The Art of Racing In the Rain- Garth Stein

Allegiant- Veronica Roth

Sushi for Beginners- Marian Keyes

The Dinner- Herman Koch*

The Secret Keeper- Kate Morton

Sarah’s Quilt- Nancy E Turner

The Cuckoo’s Calling- Robert Galbraith

Lost and Found- Chris Van Hakes

Orange Is The New Black by Piper Kerman

To Kill a Mockingbird- Harper Lee (a reread)

Fangirl- Rainbow Rowell

Tell the Wolves I’m Home- Carol Rifka Brunt*

These Is My Words- Nancy E Turner

Life After Life- Kate Atkins

Let’s Pretend This Never Happened- Jenny Lawson*

Someday, Someday, Maybe- Lauren Graham

Dog Stars- Peter Heller

Biography of a Face- Lucy Grealy

Every Last One- Anna Quindlen

Truth and Beauty- Ann Patchett

Sisterland- Curtis Sittenfeld

Prep- Curtis Sittenfeld

This Lullabye- Sarah Dessen

American Wife- Curtis Sittenfeld

Attachments- Rainbow Rowell

The Supremes at Earl’s All-You-Can-Eat- Edward Kelsey Moore

Me Before You- Jojo Moyes*

Prospect Park West- Amy Sohn

We’ll Be the Last Ones To Let You Down- Rachel Hanel*

Mr. Penumbra’s 24 Hour Bookstore- Robin Sloan

Tiny Beautiful Things- Cheryl Strayed

Eleanor and Park- Rainbow Rowell

Light Between Oceans- M L Stedman

Where’d  You Go Bernadette- Maria Semple*

The Twelve Tribes of Hattie- Ayana Mathis

Flight Behavior- Barbara Kingsolver

Wheat Belly- William Davis

Wild- Cheryl Strayed*

House Rules- Jodi Picoult

Safe Harbor- Nicholas Fucking Sparks

The Snow Child- Eowyn Ivey*

Hearing Is Believing- Elisa Medhus

Happier At Home- Gretchen Rubin*

The Perks of Being a Wallflower- Stephan Chbosky

The Passage- Justine Cronin

The Orchardist- Amanda Coplin

Gone Girl- Gillian Flynn*

So Much Pretty- Cara Hoffman

What Alice Forgot- Liane Moriarty

Bared For You- Sylvia Day (stop judging)

The Night Circus- Erin Morgenstern

The Healing- Jonathon Odell

Up: A Mother and Daughter’s Peakbagging Adventure*- Patricia Ellis Herr

The Vanishing Point- Mary Sharratt

A Happy Marriage*- Rafael Yglesias

Broken Harbor- Tana French

Drop Dead Healthy*- AJ Jacobs

Drinking: A Love Story- Caroline Knapp

Insurgent- Veronica Roth

Faithful Place- Tana French

Mrs. Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children*-Ransom Riggs

The Likeness- Tana French

In the Woods- Tana French

50 Shades Trilogy- E.L. James

Elegies for the Brokenhearted- Christie Hodgen

Bloom- Kelle Hampton

Some Assembly Required*- Anne Lamott

Stories I Only Tell My Friends- Rob Lowe

The Light Years- Elizabeth Jane Howard

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks*- Rebecca Skloot

Forever- Maggie Stiefvater

Linger- Maggie Stiefvater

Shiver- Maggie Stiefvater

Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close- Jonathon Safran Foer

The Fault In Our Stars*- John Green

Paper Towns*- John Green

High Heels to Tractor Wheels- Ree Drummond

Shatter Me- Tahereh Mafi

A Stolen Life- Jaycee Duggard

Not Buying It: My Year Without Shopping*- Judith Levine

Divergent- Veronica Roth

Zeitoun*- Dave Eggers

Best Friends Forever- Jennifer Weiner

State of Wonder*- Anne Patchett

After Baby’s Birth- Robin Lim

The Wilder Life*- Wendy McClure

Running with Scissors- Augusten Burroughs

Prodigal Summer*- Barbara Kingsolver (a re-read, and I enjoyed it as much the 2nd time as I did the 1st)

Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mom- Amy Chau

Cutting For Stone- Abraham Verghese

Uncoupling- Meg Wolitzer

Bossypants*- Tina Fey

The Lake of Dreams- Kim Edwards

The Space Between Us*- Thrity Umrigar

Birth Matters- Ina May Gaskin

Grace (Eventually)- Anne Lamott

Sex at Dawn*- Christopher Ryan and Cacilda Jetha

Traveling Mercies and Plan B (both re-reads)- Anne Lamott

Geek Love- Katherine Dunn

Freakonomics (again, I’m sure I’ve read at least parts of this before)-Levitt and Dubner

Imperfect Birds- Anne Lamott

Half Baked*- Alexa Stevenson

The Kitchen House*- Kathleen Grissom

Half Broke Horses- Jeanette Walls

The Happiness Project*- Gretchen Rubin

Room- Emma Donoghue

Wishin’ and Hopin’*- Wally Lamb

Secrets of Eden- Chris Bohjalian

The Year of Living Biblically*- Mark Jacobs

The Birth House- Ami McKay

Stones into Schools- Greg Mortenson

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society*-Shaffer and Barrows

Sold- Patricia McCormick

Riding Lessons- Sara Gruen

Mockingjay- Suzanne Collins

Catching Fire- Suzanne Collins

The Bedwetter*- Sarah Silverman

The Hunger Games- Suzanne Collins

The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest- Stieg Larsson

The Girl Who Played With Fire- Stieg Larsson

The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo*- Stieg Larsson

Olive Kitteridge*- Elizabeth Strout

The Necklace*- Cheryl Jarvis

Desert Flower*- Waris Dirie

The Pioneer Woman Cooks- Ree Drummond

Broken For You*- Stephanie Callos

That Old Cape Magic- Richard Russo

Prairie Tale- Melissa Gilbert

Atchafalaya Houseboat*

The Help*

Notes From the Underwire

Curious Incident of the Dog in Nighttime*

Crackers and Milk*

The Book Thief*

Last Child in the Woods*

Animal Vegetable Miracle*

Tipping Point*

Twilight Series (all 4)

Little Bee

Angry Housewives Eating Bon Bons*

Three Cups of Tea*

The Story of Edgar Sawtelle*

Get to Work: A Manifesto for Women of the World*

It’s a Girl

Baby Love

The Ten Year Nap*

Love in the Time of Cholera*

Plum Wine*

Otherwise Engaged

Zygote Chronicles

Loud and Clear

Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly*

Shopgirl: A Novella*

Second Glance

The Guy Not Taken: Stories

The Five Love Languages

Snow Flower and the Secret Fan

Water For Elephants*

The Red Tent*

Flower Children

Mango Season*


Julie & Julia


Dress Your Family…

Life of Pi by Yann Martel*

The Mermaid Chair by Sue Monk Kidd

My Friend Leonard by James Frey

The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini*

Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert*

Memory Keeper’s Daughter by Kim Edwards*

Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd*

Plan B by Anne Lamott*

Glass Castle by Jeanette Walls*

Crooked Little Heart by Anne Lamott

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