Title Author Date Read
Breath: The New Science of a Lost Art James Nestor 2021/1/10
The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck Mark Manson 2020/09/29
Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland Patrick Radden Keefe 2020/06/26
Seven Brief Lessons on Physics Carlo Rovelli 2020/06/08
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking Susan Cain 2020/06/04
The Body: A Guide for Occupants Bill Bryson 2020/05/23
Underland Robert Macfarlane 2020/05/06
Dear Edward Ann Napolitano 2020/04/11
Grief is the Thing with Feathers Max Porter 2020/04/04
The Archive of Alternate Endings Lindsey Drager 2020/03/31
What It Means When a Man Falls from the Sky Lesley Nneka Arimah 2020/03/28
Americanah Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie 2020/03/27
Frankissstein Jeanette Winterson 2020/03/20
The Memory Police Yōko Ogawa 2020/03/19
Inland Téa Obreht 2020/03/08
The Cows Lydia Davis 2020/03/06
Tell Them of Battles, Kings and Elephants Mathias Énard 2020/03/05
The Nickel Boys Colson Whitehead 2020/02/27
Love Hanne Ørstavik 2020/02/26
City of Glass (The New York Trilogy, #1) Paul Auster 2020/02/22
Little Fires Everywhere Celeste Ng 2020/02/19
Autumn (Seasonal, #1) Ali Smith 2020/02/13
Nothing to See Here Kevin Wilson 2020/02/09
The Final Solution Michael Chabon 2020/02/06
Circe Madeline Miller 2020/02/04
In the Miso Soup Ryū Murakami 2020/02/04
Jesus' Son Denis Johnson 2020/01/28
Normal People Sally Rooney 2020/01/26
And Every Morning the Way Home Gets Longer and Longer Fredrik Backman 2020/01/22
10:04 Ben Lerner 2020/01/20
Fates and Furies Lauren Groff 2020/01/18
The Man Who Saw Everything Deborah Levy 2020/01/18
Housekeeping Marilynne Robinson 2020/01/13
Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead Olga Tokarczuk 2020/01/07
Killing Floor (Jack Reacher, #1) Lee Child 2020/01/03
Visitation Jenny Erpenbeck 2020/01/02
My Sister, the Serial Killer Oyinkan Braithwaite 2019/12/31
In the Woods (Dublin Murder Squad, #1) Tana French 2019/12/29
Nine Dragons (Harry Bosch, #14; Harry Bosch Universe, #20) Michael Connelly 2019/12/28
Fever Dream Samanta Schweblin 2019/12/18
The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie Muriel Spark 2019/12/15
The Drop (Harry Bosch, #17; Harry Bosch Universe, #23) Michael Connelly 2019/12/13
The Night Fire (Harry Bosch, #22; Renée Ballard, #3; Harry Bosch Universe, #32) Michael Connelly 2019/12/10
The Grownup Gillian Flynn 2019/12/01
A Visit from the Goon Squad Jennifer Egan 2019/11/30
A Gentleman in Moscow Amor Towles 2019/11/30
Sing, Unburied, Sing Jesmyn Ward 2019/11/18
Lincoln in the Bardo George Saunders 2019/11/16
The Remains of the Day Kazuo Ishiguro 2019/11/15
This Tender Land William Kent Krueger 2019/11/05
Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk Ben Fountain 2019/11/02
Severance Ling Ma 2019/10/27
The Whisper Man Alex North 2019/10/15
Exit West Mohsin Hamid 2019/10/12
Ark Veronica Roth 2019/10/10
The Ocean at the End of the Lane Neil Gaiman 2019/10/08
Emergency Skin N.K. Jemisin 2019/10/08
The Last Conversation (Forward collection) Paul Tremblay 2019/10/07
The Need Helen Phillips 2019/10/04
You Have Arrived at Your Destination Amor Towles 2019/10/03
The River Peter Heller 2019/09/30
Randomize Andy Weir 2019/09/29
Summer Frost Blake Crouch 2019/09/26
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Mark Haddon 2019/09/26
The Enchanted Life of Adam Hope Rhonda Riley 2019/09/22
Then She Was Gone Lisa Jewell 2019/09/20
Tinkers Paul Harding 2019/09/14
We the Animals Justin Torres 2019/09/07
Wanderers Chuck Wendig 2019/09/07
A Man Called Ove Fredrik Backman 2019/08/29
A Separation Katie Kitamura 2019/08/28
Dept. of Speculation Jenny Offill 2019/08/24
Never Let Me Go Kazuo Ishiguro 2019/08/20
Station Eleven Emily St. John Mandel 2019/08/16
Where the Crawdads Sing Delia Owens 2019/08/10
The Time Traveler's Wife Audrey Niffenegger 2019/08/08
On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous Ocean Vuong 2019/07/27
The Girl on the Train Paula Hawkins 2019/07/21
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind Yuval Noah Harari 2018/09/25
10% Happier: How I Tamed the Voice in My Head, Reduced Stress Without Losing My Edge, and Found Self-Help That Actually Works Dan Harris 2018/07/13
Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change Elizabeth Kolbert 2018/06/21
The People Are Going to Rise Like the Waters Upon Your Shore: A Story of American Rage Jared Yates Sexton 2018/06/11
I Think You're Totally Wrong: A Quarrel David Shields 2018/05/27
Blue Nights Joan Didion 2018/05/10
The Art of Memoir Mary Karr 2018/04/18
Quotidiana: Essays Patrick Madden 2018/04/10
Why Buddhism is True: The Science and Philosophy of Meditation and Enlightenment Robert Wright 2018/04/02
The Tao of Pooh Benjamin Hoff 2018/03/27
Notes from No Man's Land: American Essays Eula Biss 2018/03/05
Traveling Mercies: Some Thoughts on Faith Anne Lamott 2018/02/19
Essays After Eighty Donald Hall 2018/01/14
Martin Heidegger Saved My Life Grant Farred 2018/01/10
Bluets Maggie Nelson 2017/10/31
Annihilation (Southern Reach, #1) Jeff VanderMeer 2017/09/30
The Hatred of Poetry Ben Lerner 2017/09/27
The Triggering Town: Lectures and Essays on Poetry and Writing Richard Hugo 2017/09/26
The Brain: The Story of You David Eagleman 2017/08/16
No Death, No Fear Thich Nhat Hanh 2017/08/16
All the Light We Cannot See Anthony Doerr 2017/08/11
American Buffalo: In Search of a Lost Icon Steven Rinella 2017/07/16
Gratitude Oliver Sacks 2017/07/07
Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis J.D. Vance 2017/07/05
Sons of Wichita: How the Koch Brothers Became America's Most Powerful and Private Dynasty Daniel Schulman 2017/06/30
Pity the Billionaire: The Hard-Times Swindle and the Unlikely Comeback of the Right Thomas Frank 2017/06/19
The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America George Packer 2017/06/19
The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine Michael Lewis 2017/06/13
A Colony in a Nation Chris Hayes 2017/05/29
What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions Randall Munroe 2017/05/26
Dog Whistle Politics: How Coded Racial Appeals Have Reinvented Racism and Wrecked the Middle Class Ian F. Haney-López 2017/04/23
Insane Clown President: Dispatches from the 2016 Circus Matt Taibbi 2017/03/23
This Mighty Scourge: Perspectives on the Civil War James M. McPherson 2017/03/04
Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right Arlie Russell Hochschild 2017/02/27
Signs Preceding the End of the World Yuri Herrera 2017/02/16
The Sense of an Ending Julian Barnes 2017/02/09
Stories of Your Life and Others Ted Chiang 2017/02/04
The Dig Cynan Jones 2017/01/29
Train Dreams Denis Johnson 2017/01/24
Gilead (Gilead, #1) Marilynne Robinson 2017/01/12
Burning Bright Ron Rash 2017/01/07
Congratulations, By the Way: Some Thoughts on Kindness George Saunders 2016/12/29
Our Souls at Night Kent Haruf 2016/12/10
The Underground Railroad Colson Whitehead 2016/11/17
Whistlestop: My Favorite Stories from Presidential Campaign History John Dickerson 2016/10/02
American Legal History: A Very Short Introduction G. Edward White 2016/09/06
Hallowed Ground: A Walk at Gettysburg James M. McPherson 2016/08/16
Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II Douglas A. Blackmon 2016/08/14
The Men Who United the States: America's Explorers, Inventors, Eccentrics and Mavericks, and the Creation of One Nation, Indivisible Simon Winchester 2016/08/03
Here is Where: Discovering America's Great Forgotten History Andrew Carroll 2016/07/03
Master of the Mountain: Thomas Jefferson and His Slaves Henry Wiencek 2016/06/09
The Wordy Shipmates Sarah Vowell 2016/06/01
Assassination Vacation Sarah Vowell 2016/05/24
Isaac's Storm: A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History Erik Larson 2016/05/20
American Nations: A History of the Eleven Rival Regional Cultures of North America Colin Woodard 2016/05/16
One Summer: America, 1927 Bill Bryson 2016/04/30
Midnight Rising: John Brown and the Raid That Sparked the Civil War Tony Horwitz 2016/04/24
A Voyage Long and Strange: Rediscovering the New World Tony Horwitz 2016/04/17
A Life Worth Living: Albert Camus and the Quest for Meaning Robert Zaretsky 2016/03/28
At the Existentialist Café: Freedom, Being, and Apricot Cocktails Sarah Bakewell 2016/03/19
The Swerve: How the World Became Modern Stephen Greenblatt 2016/03/01
How to Live: A Life of Montaigne in One Question and Twenty Attempts at An Answer Sarah Bakewell 2016/02/18
The Mother Tongue: English and How It Got That Way Bill Bryson 2016/01/01
Things Fall Apart (The African Trilogy, #1) Chinua Achebe
The Poet's Companion: A Guide to the Pleasures of Writing Poetry Kim Addonizio
The Dream Palace of the Arabs: A Generation's Odyssey Fouad Ajami
The Inferno of Dante: A New Verse Translation by Robert Pinsky Dante Alighieri
The Bridge on the Drina (Bosnian Trilogy, #1) Ivo Andrić
Ten Nights in a Bar-Room and What I Saw There T.S. Arthur
The Peopling of British North America: An Introduction Bernard Bailyn
Hemingway: The Writer as Artist Carlos Baker
Le Colonel Chabert Honoré de Balzac
The Floating Opera and The End of the Road John Barth
The End of the Road John Barth
The Floating Opera John Barth
The Dead Man Georges Bataille
My Mother/Madame Edwarda/The Dead Man Georges Bataille
Harmony of the World: Stories Charles Baxter
Endgame Samuel Beckett
The Practice of Poetry: Writing Exercises From Poets Who Teach Robin Behn
The Adventures of Augie March Saul Bellow
The Actual Saul Bellow
Seize the Day Saul Bellow
The Girl in the Flammable Skirt Aimee Bender
The American Jeremiad Sacvan Bercovitch
The Madness of the Day Maurice Blanchot
The Decameron Giovanni Boccaccio
The Americans, Vol. 2: The National Experience Daniel J. Boorstin
The Americans, Vol. 3: The Democratic Experience Daniel J. Boorstin
The Americans, Vol. 1: The Colonial Experience Daniel J. Boorstin
Mother Courage and Her Children Bertolt Brecht
World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War Max Brooks
Angels & Demons (Robert Langdon, #1) Dan Brown
The Da Vinci Code (Robert Langdon, #2) Dan Brown
A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail Bill Bryson
A Short History of Nearly Everything Bill Bryson
Writing Fiction: A Guide to Narrative Craft Janet Burroway
The Postman Always Rings Twice James M. Cain
The Myth of Sisyphus Albert Camus
The Rebel Albert Camus
The Stranger Albert Camus
The Myth of Sisyphus and Other Essays Albert Camus
The Fall Albert Camus
Where I'm Calling From: New and Selected Stories Raymond Carver
Wonder Boys Michael Chabon
Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China Jung Chang
In Patagonia Bruce Chatwin
The Lady with the Dog and Other Stories (The Tales of Chekhov, #3) Anton Chekhov
Murder in Mesopotamia (Hercule Poirot, #14) Agatha Christie
Death on the Nile (Hercule Poirot, #17) Agatha Christie
Murder on the Orient Express (Hercule Poirot, #10) Agatha Christie
And Then There Were None Agatha Christie
The Cardinal of the Kremlin (Jack Ryan, #4) Tom Clancy
The Sum of All Fears (Jack Ryan, #6) Tom Clancy
Red Storm Rising Tom Clancy
Clear and Present Danger (Jack Ryan, #5; Jack Ryan Universe, #6) Tom Clancy
Patriot Games (Jack Ryan, #1) Tom Clancy
The Hunt for Red October (Jack Ryan, #3) Tom Clancy
Disgrace J.M. Coetzee
A Piece of Mine: Stories J. California Cooper
Exile's Return: A Literary Odyssey of the 1920s Malcolm Cowley
Dark Matter Blake Crouch
The Hours Michael Cunningham
Journey to the End of the Night Louis-Ferdinand Céline
Death on the Installment Plan Louis-Ferdinand Céline
Notebook of a Return to the Native Land Aimé Césaire
White Noise Don DeLillo
The Body Artist Don DeLillo
Nietzsche and Philosophy Gilles Deleuze
Foucault Gilles Deleuze
Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies Jared Diamond
Lives of the Poets: A Novella and Six Stories E.L. Doctorow
Notes from Underground, White Nights, The Dream of a Ridiculous Man, and Selections from The House of the Dead Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Notes from Underground Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Relativity: The Special and the General Theory Albert Einstein
Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation Joseph J. Ellis
Invisible Man Ralph Ellison
The Sound and the Fury William Faulkner
As I Lay Dying William Faulkner
The Great Gatsby F. Scott Fitzgerald
Madame Bovary Gustave Flaubert
The Politics of Truth Michel Foucault
Power Michel Foucault
Power/Knowledge: Selected Interviews and Other Writings, 1972-1977 Michel Foucault
Language, Counter-Memory, Practice: Selected Essays and Interviews Michel Foucault
Ethics: Subjectivity and Truth Michel Foucault
Aesthetics, Method, and Epistemology Michel Foucault
The Birth of the Clinic: An Archaeology of Medical Perception Michel Foucault
The Order of Things: An Archaeology of the Human Sciences Michel Foucault
Madness and Civilization: A History of Insanity in the Age of Reason Michel Foucault
The History of Sexuality, Volume 1: An Introduction Michel Foucault
Discipline and Punish: The Birth of the Prison Michel Foucault
Cold Mountain Charles Frazier
Billy Albert French
Bad Behavior Mary Gaitskill
Our Lady of the Flowers Jean Genet
The Balcony Jean Genet
The Counterfeiters André Gide
Lafcadio's Adventures André Gide
The Medieval Imagination Jacques Le Goff
Winter Birds Jim Grimsley
The Heart of the Buddha's Teaching: Transforming Suffering into Peace, Joy, and Liberation Thich Nhat Hanh
Legends of the Fall Jim Harrison
The Scarlet Letter Nathaniel Hawthorne
For Whom the Bell Tolls Ernest Hemingway
The Snows of Kilimanjaro and Other Stories Ernest Hemingway
The Complete Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway Ernest Hemingway
Men Without Women Ernest Hemingway
In Our Time Ernest Hemingway
To Have and Have Not Ernest Hemingway
The Sun Also Rises Ernest Hemingway
The Old Man and the Sea Ernest Hemingway
The Garden of Eden Ernest Hemingway
By-Line: Selected Articles and Dispatches of Four Decades Ernest Hemingway
A Moveable Feast Ernest Hemingway
A Farewell to Arms Ernest Hemingway
The Age of Capital, 1848-1875 Eric J. Hobsbawm
The Age of Empire, 1875-1914 Eric J. Hobsbawm
The Age of Revolution, 1789-1848 Eric J. Hobsbawm
The Age of Extremes: A History of the World, 1914-1991 Eric J. Hobsbawm
The Odyssey Homer
Confederates in the Attic: Dispatches from the Unfinished Civil War Tony Horwitz
Blue Latitudes: Boldly Going Where Captain Cook Has Gone Before Tony Horwitz
The Sheik E.M. Hull
An Enquiry Concerning the Principles of Morals David Hume
Stream of Consciousness in the Modern Novel Robert Humphrey
Against Nature Joris-Karl Huysmans
Hedda Gabler and Other Plays Henrik Ibsen
The Bald Soprano and Other Plays Eugène Ionesco
Break Any Woman Down Dana Johnson
Modern Times: The World from the Twenties to the Nineties Paul Johnson
A History of the American People Paul Johnson
Dubliners James Joyce
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man James Joyce
Bagombo Snuff Box Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
Slaughterhouse-Five Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
The Metamorphosis Franz Kafka
Existentialism from Dostoevsky to Sartre Walter Kaufmann
Nietzsche: Philosopher, Psychologist, Antichrist Walter Kaufmann
Girl, Interrupted Susanna Kaysen
Writing Was Everything Alfred Kazin
On Native Grounds: An Interpretation Of Modern American Prose Literature Alfred Kazin
A Sinking Island: The Modern English Writers Hugh Kenner
A Colder Eye: The Modern Irish Writers Hugh Kenner
A Homemade World: The American Modernist Writers Hugh Kenner
The Pound Era Hugh Kenner
Book of Blues Jack Kerouac
Visions of Gerard Jack Kerouac
The Dharma Bums Jack Kerouac
On the Road Jack Kerouac
The Town and the City Jack Kerouac
The Sickness Unto Death: A Christian Psychological Exposition for Upbuilding and Awakening Søren Kierkegaard
Fear and Trembling Søren Kierkegaard
A Kierkegaard Anthology Søren Kierkegaard
On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft Stephen King
The Stand Stephen King
Dien Cai Dau Yusef Komunyakaa
Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mount Everest Disaster Jon Krakauer
Interpreter of Maladies Jhumpa Lahiri
Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life Anne Lamott
Summer for the Gods: The Scopes Trial and America's Continuing Debate Over Science and Religion Edward J. Larson
The Quaker City: The Monks of Monk Hall George Lippard
Two Treatises of Government John Locke
Second Treatise of Government John Locke
Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong James W. Loewen
A River Runs Through It Norman Maclean
A River Runs Through it and Other Stories Norman Maclean
Portrait of Picasso as a Young Man Norman Mailer
1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus Charles C. Mann
1493: Uncovering the New World Columbus Created Charles C. Mann
The Marx-Engels Reader Karl Marx
The Moon and Sixpence W. Somerset Maugham
The Enlightenment in America Henry F. May
The Discovery of Poetry: A Field Guide to Reading and Writing Poems Frances Mayes
The Road Cormac McCarthy
Bartleby the Scrivener Herman Melville
Bartleby and Benito Cereno Herman Melville
The Metaphysical Club Louis Menand
The Seven Storey Mountain Thomas Merton
Peyton Place Grace Metalious
On Liberty and Other Essays John Stuart Mill
Tropic of Cancer Henry Miller
Awful Disclosures of Maria Monk Maria Monk
American Slavery, American Freedom Edmund S. Morgan
Love in the Time of Cholera Gabriel García Márquez
One Hundred Years of Solitude Gabriel García Márquez
Chronicle of a Death Foretold Gabriel García Márquez
Transparent Things Vladimir Nabokov
The Things They Carried Tim O'Brien
A Poetry Handbook Mary Oliver
The English Patient Michael Ondaatje
Animal Farm George Orwell
1984 George Orwell
The Sounds of Poetry: A Brief Guide Robert Pinsky
The Bell Jar Sylvia Plath
The Republic Plato
The Writer's Chapbook A Compendium of Fact, Opinion, Wit, and Advice from the Twentieth Century's Preeminent Writers George Plimpton
Swann's Way Marcel Proust
The Godfather Mario Puzo
The Crying of Lot 49 Thomas Pynchon
Slow Learner: Early Stories Thomas Pynchon
All Quiet on the Western Front Erich Maria Remarque
Walt Whitman's America David S. Reynolds
Hemingway: The Paris Years Michael S. Reynolds
A Tractate on Japanese Aesthetics Donald Richie
The Basic Political Writings Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Harry Potter, #6) J.K. Rowling
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Harry Potter, #2) J.K. Rowling
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter, #1) J.K. Rowling
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Harry Potter, #4) J.K. Rowling
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter, #7) J.K. Rowling
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Harry Potter, #5) J.K. Rowling
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Harry Potter, #3) J.K. Rowling
Charlotte Temple Susanna Rowson
Franny and Zooey J.D. Salinger
Nine Stories J.D. Salinger
The Catcher in the Rye J.D. Salinger
Nausea Jean-Paul Sartre
Gods and Generals (The Civil War Trilogy, #1) Jeff Shaara
The Killer Angels (The Civil War Trilogy, #2) Michael Shaara
The Banquet Years: The Origins of the Avant-Garde in France, 1885 to World War I Roger Shattuck
German History 1770-1866 James J. Sheehan
The Miracle of Analogy: or The History of Photography, Part 1 Kaja Silverman
Barefoot in the Park Neil Simon
Uncle Tom's Cabin Harriet Beecher Stowe
The Flying Tigers John Toland
The Death of Ivan Ilyich: And Other Stories Leo Tolstoy
The War Prayer Mark Twain
Of the Farm John Updike
The Afterlife and Other Stories John Updike
The Poorhouse Fair John Updike
The Aeneid Virgil
The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming David Wallace-Wells
The Circus in the Attic and Other Stories Robert Penn Warren
The Picture of Dorian Gray Oscar Wilde
The Bridge of San Luis Rey Thornton Wilder
To the Finland Station Edmund Wilson
The Meaning of Everything: The Story of the Oxford English Dictionary Simon Winchester
A Crack in the Edge of the World Simon Winchester
Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded: August 27, 1883 Simon Winchester
The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary Simon Winchester
The Map That Changed the World: William Smith and the Birth of Modern Geology Simon Winchester
Old School Tobias Wolff
The American Revolution: A History Gordon S. Wood
An Unwritten Novel Virginia Woolf
Germinal Émile Zola