January 4, 2015 · books

2014 Book List

Chronological order of reading; recommended titles in bold

Adaptation - Malinda Lo
The Passionate Programmer - Chad Fowler
Fun Home - Alison Bechdel
Tales Of The Lavender Menace: A Memoir Of Liberation - Karla Jay
The Case of the Not-So-Nice Nurse: A Nancy Clue and Cherry Aimless Mystery - Mabel Maney
Rework - Jason Fried and David Heinemeier Hansson
Pixel Perfect Precision - ustwo
One Dimensional Woman - Nina Power
Oh Joyous Idaho
HTML5 For Web Designers - Jeremy Keith
Refactoring: Improving the Design of Existing Code - Martin Fowler
Gender Hurts - Sheila Jeffreys
If You Could Be Mine: A Novel - Sara Farizan
Design Is A Job - Mike Monteiro
panacea - Wennie Hong
me/you & them - Wennie Hong
White Like Me: Reflections on Race from a Privileged Son - Tim Wise
Ask For It: How Women Can Use Negotiation to Get What They Really Want - Linda Babcock & Sara Laschever
Expert Advice On Building Successful Mobile Apps - Mobiversal
Designing for Emotion - Aaron Walter
Lean UX: Applying Lean Principles to Improve User Experience - Jeff Gothelf
The Courage To Be Me - Nina Burrowes
Teaching My Mother To Give Birth - Warsan Shire
Are Women Human?: And Other International Dialogues - Catharine A. MacKinnon
How to Win Friends & Influence People - Dale Carnegie
An Introduction to Programming in Go - Caleb Doxsey
Test Driven Development: By Example - Kent Beck
Impact Mapping: Making a big impact with software products and projects - Gojko Adzic
Little House on the Prairie - Laura Ingalls Wilder
The Essential Dykes to Watch Out For - Alison Bechdel
A Wild Patience Has Taken Me This Far: Poems 1978-1981 - Adrienne Rich
The Art of Comforting: What to Say and Do for People in Distress - Val Walker
The Other Side of Paradise - Stacyann Chin
Millions of Cats - Wanda Gaag
The Happy Hollisters and the Haunted House Mystery - Jerry West
They Will Know Me By My Teeth - Elana Dykewoman ("To be sold to and shared with women only")
The Devil behind the Mirror: Globalization and Politics in the Dominican Republic - Steven Gregory
The Poisonwood Bible - Barbara Kingsolver
Jazz - Toni Morrison
Memoirs of a Geisha: A Novel - Arthur Golden

Total: 40 (114.3% of goal)
Female authors: 55% (down 11.3%)
Code/tech books: 32.5%
Goal for 2015: 50 books


See also: Book List 2013, Book List 2012

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