2012 Reading


Here’s a list of what I’ve been reading lately.

(titles with an asterisk have been read for a class, those with a tilde were audio versions)

  1. The Red Queen by Philippa Gregory
  2. Gay Men Don’t Get Fat by Simon Doonan
  3. A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness~
  4. A Lost Lady by Willa Cather*
  5. Remarkable Creatures by Tracy Chevalier
  6. The Real Life of an Internist~
  7. The Meaning of Night by Michael Cox
  8. Quicksand by Nella Larson*
  9. Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers~
  10. The Traveler’s Calendar by Daniel Mark Epstein
  11. Winter Numbers by Marilyn Hacker
  12. The Punishment of Virtue: Inside Afghanistan after the Taliban by Sarah Chayes*
  13. Passing by Nella Larson*
  14. The Truth About Witchcraft Today by Scott Cunningham*
  15. The Wasteland by T.S. Eliot*
  16. Buzkashi: Game and Power in Afghanistan by Whitney Azoy*
  17. The Beekeeper’s Apprentice by Laurie King
  18. A Monstrous Regiment of Women by Laurie King
  19. The Loving Friends: A Portrait of Bloomsbury by David Gadd
  20. The Night Circus by Erin Morganstern
  21. The Poet’s Companion by Kim Addonizio
  22. Women for Hire by Alain Corbin*
  23. A Letter of Mary by Laurie King
  24. The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald*
  25. Surprised by Oxford by Carolyn Weber
  26. Tales from the Head’s Room: Life at a London Primary School by Mike Kent
  27. Pure by Julianna Baggott
  28. The Other Enlightenment: How French Women Became Modern by Carla Hesse*
  29. Heroes of the Age: Moral Fault Lines on the Afghan Frontier by David Edwards*
  30. Women in the Public Sphere in the Age of the French Revolution by Joan Landes*
  31. Only for a Fortnight by Sue Read
  32. The Uncommon Reader by Alan Bennett
  33. Descent into Chaos by Ahmid Rashid*
  34. Your MBA Game Plan by Omari Bouknight
  35. Only Paradoxes to Offer by Joan W. Scott*
  36. Reign of Virtue by Miranda Pollard*
  37. The Storyteller’s Daughter by Saira Shah
  38. Life After College by Jenny Blake
  39. The Book of Madness and Cures by Regina O’Melveny
  40. The English American by Alison Larkin~
  41. The Dressmakers of Khair Khana by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon*
  42. Gilt by Katherine Longshore
  43. Lipstick in Afghanistan by Roberta Gately*
  44. Confessions of Son of Sam by David Abrahamsen
  45. P.S. Longer Letter Later by Paula Danzinger and A.M. Martin
  46. Fast Cars, Clean Bodies by Kristin Ross
  47. Hemlock by Kathleen Peacock
  48. Matched by Ally Condie
  49. City of Lost Souls by Cassandra Clare
  50. Dark Kiss by Michelle Rowan
  51. Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
  52. The Name of the Star by Maureen Johnson
  53. Before Taliban by David Edwards*
  54. The Dirt by Lori Culwell
  55. The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway*
  56. Evernight by Claudia Gray
  57. Tender is the Night by F.Scott Fitzgerald*
  58. Madame Tussaud by Michelle Moran~
  59. Wintercraft by Jenna Burtenshaw
  60. The Interesting Narrative Life of Olaudah Equiano*
  61. Daughters of Witching Hill by Mary Sharratt
  62. All For Love by John Dryden*
  63. Absalom! Absalom! by William Faulkner*
  64. Yoga Bitch by Suzanne Morrison
  65. Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother by Amy Chua
  66. The Bellwether Revivals by Benjamin Wood
  67. The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce
  68. One Cool Friend by Toni Buzzeo
  69. Shadow of Night by Deborah Harkness
  70. The Broken Teaglass by Emily Arsenault
  71. The Pleasures of Men by Kate Williams
  72. Divergent by Veronica Roth
  73. City of Women by David Gillham
  74. When She Woke by Hillary Jordan
  75. Beauty Queens by Libba Bray
  76. The Chocolate War by Robert Cormier*
  77. Dust and Shadow: An Account of the Ripper Killings by Dr. John H. Watson by Lyndsay Faye
  78. The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton*
  79. Down to the Bone by Mayra Lazara Dole*
  80. We Beat the Street by Sampson Davis*
  81. Secret Letters by Leah Scheier
  82. Insurgent by Veronica Roth
  83. Tyrell by Coe Booth*
  84. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie*
  85. Getting Things Done by David Allen
  86. Paleoist by Nell Stephenson
  87. The Book Thief by Markus Zusak*
  88. Malcolm X: A Graphic Biography by Andrew Helpher*
  89. They Called Themselves the KKK by Susan Bartoletti*
  90. Crossed by Ally Condie
  91. French Kids Eat Everything by Karen Billon
  92. Paris in Love by Eloisa James
  93. Bringing up Bebe by Pamela Druckerman
  94. Mexican White-Boy by Matt de la Pena*
  95. Born Confused by Tanuja Desai Hidier*
  96. Looking for Alaska by John Green*
  97. The Rock and the River by Kekla Magoon*
  98. Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson
  99. Brain on Fire by Susannah Cahalan~
  100. How to Be a Woman by Caitlin Moran
  101. The Diviners by Libba Bray
  102. Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

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