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2019 Reading List

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A list of 2019’s reading:


Gunday DAHAOscar Wilde. The Canterville Ghost

W. B. Yeats.  Rosa Alchemica

Ottessa Moshfegh.  Homesick for Another World: Stories  

Hideo Yokoyama.  Six Four (Prefecture D #4)

Elise Blackwell.  The Lower Quarter

Max Wirestone.  The Unfortunate Decisions of Dahlia Moss (Dahlia Moss Mysteries #1)

Markus Zusak.  The Book Thief

Lauren Oliver.  Rooms

Max Wirestone.  The Astonishing Mistakes of Dahlia Moss (Dahlia Moss Mysteries #2)

Max Wirestone.  The Questionable Behavior of Dahlia Moss (Dahlia Moss Mysteries #3)

Hakan Günday.  MORE

Steven Erikson.  The Bonehunters (Malazan Book of the Fallen #6)


Graphic Novels

Shigeru Mizuki.  Kitaro

Marjane Satrapi.  The Complete Persepolis (Persepolis #1-4)

Inio Asano.  Goodnight Punpun, Vol. 5

Neil Gaiman, Fábio Moon, Gabriel Bá.  How to Talk to Girls at Parties

Neil Gaiman, Michael Zulli.  The Facts in the Case of the Departure of Miss Finch

Inio Asano.  Goodnight Punpun, Vol. 6

Neil Gaiman.  The Sandman: Endless Nights


Young Adult Fiction

Lois Lowry.  Gathering Blue (Giver #2)

Lois Lowry.  Messenger (Giver #3)

Lois Lowry.  Son (Giver #4)

Maiya Williams.  The Golden Hour (Time-Travel Series #1)

Katie Letcher Lyle.  Dark But Full of Diamonds

William Mayne.  Winter Quarters

Betsy Byars.  Trouble River

Judy Blume. Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing

Betsy Byars. The Burning Questions of Bingo Brown

Betty Ren Wright. The Summer of Mrs. MacGregor

Carolyn Keene. The Mystery at Lilac Inn (Nancy Drew #4)




Hernando de Soto.  The Mystery of Capital: Why Capitalism Triumphs in the West and Fails Everywhere Else

Susan Orlean. The Library Book

Mark Booth. The Secret History of the World

Jason Louv. John Dee and the Empire of Angels: Enochian Magick and the Occult Roots of the Modern World

José M. Herrou Aragón.  The Forbidden Religion (weird little book from the realms of modern Gnosticism)

Peter Godfrey-Smith.  Other Minds: The Octopus, the Sea, and the Deep Origins of Consciousness

David Quammen.  The Tangled Tree: A Radical New History of Life

Carlo Rovelli.  The Order of Time

Jane Schaberg.  The Resurrection of Mary Magdalene: Legends, Apocrypha, and the Christian Testament

James J. O’Donnell.  Pagans: The End of Traditional Religion and the Rise of Christianity

Claude Quétel.  History of Syphilis

Eleanor Herman.  The Royal Art of Poison: Filthy Palaces, Fatal Cosmetics, Deadly Medicine, and Murder Most Foul

Kunstler, James Howard.  Too Much Magic: Wishful Thinking, Technology, and the Fate of the Nation (“tragically”)

S.C. Gwynne.  Empire of the Summer Moon: Quanah Parker and the Rise and Fall of the Comanches, the Most Powerful Indian Tribe in American History

Lisa Taddeo.  Three Women


Magazine Selections


Essay / Poetry / Drama / Memoir / Writing

Stephen King. On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft

Elizabeth Gilbert.  Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear

Zadie Smith.  Feel Free: Essays (partial)

David Lynch.  Catching the Big Fish: Meditation, Consciousness, and Creativity



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