Book List 2019

December 31, 2019

Chronological order of reading; recommended titles in bold

Mirror, Shoulder, Check - Dorthe Nors
Mulliner Nights - PG Wodehouse
Gone Girl - Gillian Flynn
Bat House Builder's Handbook - Bat Conservation International
My Year of Rest And Relaxation - Ottessa Moshfegh
Ten Arguments for Deleting All your Social Media Accounts Right Now - Jason Lanier
Birding for Beginners - Sheila Buff
Dark Matter - Blake Crouch
Sabrina - Nick Drnaso
Sing, Unburied, Sing - Jesmyn Ward
The Mars Room - Rachel Kushner
Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup - John Carreyrou
Dumb - Georgia Webber
In Cold Blood - Truman Capote
How Should a Person Be - Sheila Heti
Silas Marner - George Elliot
Sold - Patricia McCormick
The Great Alone - Kristin Hannah
Heart of Darkness - Joseph Conrad
The Kite Runner - Khaled Hosseini
Animal Dreams - Barbara Kingsolver
Anything is Possible - Elizabeth Strout
The Witch Elm - Tana French
There, There - Tommy Orange
My Sister, the Serial Killer - Oyinkan Braithwaite
The Best We Could Do - Thi Bui
The Hate U Give - Angie Thomas
Nobodies: Modern American Slave Labor and the Dark Side of the New Global Economy - John Bowe
Homegoing - Yaa Gyasi
Machines Like Me - Ian McEwan
Red Clocks - Leni Zumas
Hold Me Tight: Seven Conversations for a Lifetime of Love - Sue Johnson
The Collected Schizophrenias - Esmé Weijun Wang
The Ayahuasca Test Pilots Handbook: The Essential Guide to Ayahuasca Journeying Book - Chris Kilham
This One Summer - Mariko Tamaki
Paying For It - Chester Brown
The Great Believers - Rebecca Makkai
Waiting to Exhale - Terry McMillan
Women Talking - Miriam Toews
No No Boy - John Okada
Sour Heart - Jenny Zhang
Where the Crawdads Sing - Delia Owens
There's a Trick With a Knife I'm Learning to Do: Poems - Michael Ondaatje
American Prison - Shane Bauer
Calypso - David Sedaris
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil - John Berendt
Beyond All Reasonable Doubt - Malin Persson Giolito
Holidays On Ice - David Sedaris
Girls like Us - Rachel Lloyd
Draplin Design Co: Pretty much everything - Draplin, Aaron James
Department of Sensitive Crimes - McCall Smith, Alexander
The Goldfinch - Donna Tart
Nobody’s Victim - Carrie Goldberg
The Twenty-Six Words That Created the Internet - Jeff Kosseff
The Nickel Boys - Colton Whitehead
The Customer is Always Wrong - Mimi Pond
Crazy Rich Asians - Kevin Kwan
Lost Girls: An Unsolved American Mystery - Robert Kolker
My Name is Lucy Barton - Elizabeth Strout
Lady in the Lake - Laura Lippman
Trick Mirror: Reflections on Self-Delusion - Jia Tolentino
Dear Girls - Ali Wong
Good Bones - Maggie Smith
Tell the Machine Goodnight - Katie Williams
The Elements of User Onboarding - Samuel Hulick
Uncommon Type - Tom Hanks
Drive Your Plow over the Bones of the Dead - Olga Tokarczuk
Pet Semetary - Stephen King
Dream Daddy: A Dad Dating Comic Book - Leighton Gray and Vernon Shaw
Masters of Doom: How Two Guys Created an Empire and Transformed Pop Culture - David Kushner
Shape Up - basecamp
Before the Fall - Noah Hawley
The Making of a Manager - Julie Zhuo
Airframe - Michael Crichton
The Complete Calvin and Hobbes: Book 2 - Bill Watterson
Managing Up - Rosanne Badowski
The Quilt Makers Apprentice - Jennifer Chiaverini

Total: 77 books (256.6% of goal)
Female authors: 55% (down from 75.6%)
Goal for 2020: no goal

See also: Book List 2018, Book List 2017, Book List 2016, Book List 2015, Book List 2014, Book List 2013, Book List 2012

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