January 5, 2014 · books

2013 Book List

Chronological order of reading; recommended titles in bold

Rubyfruit Jungle - Rita Mae Brown
The Color Purple - Alice Walker

Loving to Survive: Sexual Terror, Men's Violence, and Women's Lives - Dee L.R. Graham
Tangles: A story about Alzheimer's, my mother and me - Sarah Leavitt
Truth and Beauty - Ann Patchett
The Imam's Daughter - Hannah Shah
The Complete Calvin and Hobbes, Book One - Bill Watterson
Ghost World - Daniel Clowes
Tender is the Night - F. Scott Fitzgerald
Cambodian Grrrrl: Self-Publishing in Phnom Penh - Anne Elizabeth Moore
Beyond Psychoppression - Betty McLellan
Calling Dr. Laura - Nicole Georges
Lovers in the Present Afternoon - Kathleen Fleming
Last Night I Dreamed of Peace - Dang They Tram
The Cat Who Could Read Backwards- Lilian Jackson Braun
Eclipse (spanish) - Stephenie Meyer
Lost Cat - Caroline Paul & Wendy MacNaughton
Arrugas - Paco Roca
The Trial of Colonel Sweeto and Other Stories (The Perry Bible Fellowship) - Nicholas Gurewitch
The Practical SQL Handbook - Judith S. Bowman, Sandra L. Emerson & Marcy Darnovsky
Lynda Barry - Susan E. Kirtley
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Epiléptico: La Ascensión del Gran Mal Comic - David B.
Scrum: a Breathtakingly Brief and Agile Introduction - Chris Sims & Hillary Louise Johnson
Learn to Program - Chris Pine
Beginning Ruby - Peter Cooper
Sinatra: Up and Running - Alan Harris & Konstantin Haase
Computer Science Programming Basics in Ruby - Peter Cooper
Unlocking the Clubhouse: Women in Computing - Jane Margolis & Allan Fisher

Total: 29 books (58% of goal)
Female authors: 62% (down 14.5%)
Code/tech books: 24%
Goal for 2014: 35 books

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