CURRENTLY READING

2019

THE INCENDIARIES / R.O. Kwon

PACHINKO / Min Jin Lee

THE AMBER SPYGLASS / Philip Pullman (3rd time)

THE MERMAID AND MRS. HANCOCK / Imogen Hermes Gowar

THE GOLDFINCH / Donna Tartt (2nd time)

HEADS OF THE COLORED PEOPLE / Nafissa Thompson-Spires

LITTLE FIRES EVERYWHERE / Celeste Ng

THE SECOND HOME / Christi Clancy

HARRY POTTER AND THE SORCERER’S STONE / J.K. Rowling (2nd time)

HARRY POTTER AND THE CHAMBER OF SECRETS / J.K. Rowling (2nd time)

FROM THE CORNER OF THE OVAL / Beck Dorey-Stein

THREE WOMEN / Lisa Taddeo

HEAVY / Kiese Laymon

BROKEN PEOPLE / Sam Lansky

WHAT WE CARRY / Maya Shanbhag Lang

HARRY POTTER AND THE PRISONER OF AZKABAN / J.K. Rowling (2nd time)

CONVENIENCE STORE WOMAN / Sayaka Murata

ONCE UPON A TIME IN THE NORTH / Philip Pullman



2018

JAMES BALDWIN: COLLECTED ESSAYS / James Baldwin

FIRE SERMON / Jamie Quatro

THE HEART'S INVISIBLE FURIES / John Boyne

MRS. DALLOWAY / Virginia Woolf (2nd time)

COME WITH ME / Helen Schulman 

THE ENSEMBLE / Aja Gabel

CALL ME BY YOUR NAME / André Aciman 

BATTLEBORN / Claire Vaye Watkins

ASYMMETRY / Lisa Halliday

THE FALCONER / Dana Czapnik

THE BEST AMERICAN ESSAYS 2017 / ed. Leslie Jamison 

THE DISTANCE HOME / Paula Saunders

THE SPARROW / Mary Doria Russell

THE HISTORY OF LIVING FOREVER / Jake Wolff

TANGERINE / Christine Mangan

WILLA & HESPER / Amy Feltman 

THE SUBTLE KNIFE / Philip Pullman

LIGHTS ALL NIGHT LONG / Lydia Fitzpatrick

THE EDITOR / Steven Rowley

THE SHIPPING NEWS / Annie Proulx

IF YOU WANT TO MAKE GOD LAUGH / Bianca Marais

THE SECRET HISTORY / Donna Tartt (2nd time)

CHARLOTTE WALSH LIKES TO WIN / Jo Piazza

ENIGMA VARIATIONS / André Aciman

HOUSEKEEPING / Marilynne Robinson

THE GREAT BELIEVERS / Rebecca Makkai

SUCH A FUN AGE / Kiley Reid


2017

PARADISE / Toni Morrison

EUPHORIA / Lily King

GOOD GIRLS MARRY DOCTORS / ed. Piyali Bhattacharya 

SCRATCH / ed. Manjula Martin

WE ARE ALL COMPLETELY BESIDE OURSELVES / Karen Joy Fowler  

THE NIX / Nathan Hill

LOVE WARRIOR / Glennon Doyle Melton

THE TRESPASSER / Tana French

MY ABSOLUTE DARLING / Gabriel Tallent

STAY WITH ME / Ayobami Adebayo 

TOUCH / Courtney Maum

EMPIRE FALLS / Richard Russo 

SWEETBITTER / Stephanie Danler

THE EXPATS / Chris Pavone

A SEPARATION / Katie Kitamura

DO NOT BECOME ALARMED / Maile Meloy 

THE GOLDEN COMPASS / Philip Pullman (3rd time)

WHAT WE WERE PROMISED / Lucy Tan

YOU WILL KNOW ME / Megan Abbott 

THE WONDER / Emma Donoghue 

THE DARK BLUE WINTER OVERCOAT / ed. Sjón and Ted Hodgkinson

ANNIHILATION / Jeff VanderMeer (2nd time)

THE AFTERLIVES / Thomas Pierce

THE WOMEN IN THE CASTLE / Jessica Shattuck


2016

A LITTLE LIFE / Hanya Yanagihara

DEAR LIFE / Alice Munro

KARATE CHOP / Dorthe Nors

STATE OF WONDER / Ann Patchett

TRUTH AND BEAUTY / Ann Patchett

HARMLESS LIKE YOU / Rowan Hisayo Buchanan

GLASS ARMONICA / Rebecca Dunham 

THE CLAIRVOYANTS / Karen Brown

MARLENA / Julie Buntin

THE LAST OF AUGUST / Brittany Cavallaro 

OUR HEARTS WILL BURN US DOWN / Anne Valente