Reading 2013

  1. Megan Abbot, Dare Me
  2. Lauren Groff, Arcadia
  3. Nicholson Baker, The Way the World Works
  4. Madeline Miller, The Song of Achilles
  5. Danielle Evans, Before You Suffocate Your Own Fool Self
  6. Jamaica Kincaid, Annie John
  7. Rachel Cusk, A Life’s Work: On Becoming a Mother
  8. Eric Ambler, A Coffin for Dimitrios
  9. Sven Birkerts, The Art of Time in Memoir: Then, Again
  10. Louise Erdrich, The Round House
  11. Adam Johnson, The Orphan Master’s Son
  12. Anne Enright, Making Babies: Stumbling Into Motherhood
  13. Justin Torres, We the Animals
  14. Jon Kabat-Zinn, Full Catastrophe Living
  15. Jess Walter, Beautiful Ruins
  16. Paula Bomer, Nine Months
  17. Maria Semple, Where’d You Go, Bernadette
  18. Gillian Flynn, Dark Places
  19. Mark Doty, Heaven’s Coast
  20. John Green, The Fault in our Stars
  21. A.M. Homes, May We Be Forgiven
  22. Susan Hill, Howards End is on the Landing
  23. Susan Steinberg, Spectacle: Stories
  24. Julia Spencer-Fleming, To Darkness and to Death
  25. Jo Nesbo, Phantom
  26. Barbara Browning, The Correspondence Artist
  27. Meghan Daum, My Misspent Youth
  28. Jacqueline Winspear, Elegy for Eddy
  29. Mohsin Hamid, How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia
  30. Geoff Dyer, The Missing of the Somme
  31. Alice Munro, Dear Life: Stories
  32. Nick Hornby, Housekeeping Vs. The Dirt
  33. E.M. Delafield, Diary of a Provincial Lady
  34. Renata Adler, Speedboat
  35. Kevin Huizenga, Gloriana
  36. Jo Ann Beard, The Boys of My Youth
  37. Herman Koch, The Dinner
  38. David Shields, How Literature Saved My Life
  39. Sonali Deraniyagala, Wave
  40. Colum McCann, Transatlantic
  41. Anne Lamott, Operating Instructions: A Journal of My Son’s First Year
  42. Earl Derr Biggers, The House Without a Key
  43. Vivian Gornick, Fierce Attachments: A Memoir
  44. Percival Everett, Erasure
  45. Robert Atwan, ed., The Best American Essays 2012
  46. Wilkie Collins, The Law and the Lady
  47. Claire Messud, The Woman Upstairs
  48. Laurie R. King, A Letter of Mary
  49. Meg Wolitzer, The Interestings
  50. Phillip Lopate, To Show and To Tell: The Craft of Literary Nonfiction
  51. Jacqueline Winspear, Leaving Everything Most Loved
  52. Sarah Schulman, Empathy
  53. Stanley Plumly, Posthumous Keats: A Personal Biography
  54. Sarah Waters, The Night Watch
  55. J.M. Ledgard, Submergence
  56. Robert B. Parker, Now & Then
  57. Craig Thompson, Blankets
  58. Ann Rower, Lee and Elaine
  59. Alissa Nutting, Tampa
  60. Paul Harding, Enon
  61. Michelle Orange, This Is Running For Your Life
  62. Imogen Binnie, Nevada
  63. Elaine Dundy, The Dud Avocado
  64. Geoff Dyer, Jeff in Venice, Death in Varanasi
  65. Rebecca Solnit, A Field Guide to Getting Lost
  66. Julia Spencer-Fleming, All Mortal Flesh
  67. Georgette Heyer, The Talisman Ring
  68. Julia Spencer-Fleming, I Shall Not Want
  69. Annamaria Alfieri, The City of Silver
  70. Amélie Nothomb, Life Form
  71. Dorothy Baker, Cassandra at the Wedding
  72. Eve Ensler, In the Body of the World: A Memoir
  73. Jane Urquhart, Sanctuary Line
  74. John Gardner, The Art of Fiction: Notes on Craft for Young Writers
  75. Susan Choi, My Education
  76. Nicholson Baker, Traveling Sprinkler
  77. Julian Barnes, Levels of Life
  78. Charles Ferdinand Ramuz, Beauty on Earth
  79. Donna Tartt, The Secret History
  80. Dani Shapiro, Still Writing: The Pleasures and Perils of a Creative Life
  81. Jo Baker, Longbourn
  82. Rebecca West, Return of the Soldier
  83. Cheryl Strayed, Tiny Beautiful Things
  84. Sarah Maclean, Nine Rules to Break When Romancing a Rake
  85. Sara Gran, Claire DeWitt and the City of the Dead
  86. Joan Didion, Play It As It Lays
  87. J. Courtney Sullivan, Maine
  88. Ann Patchett, This Is the Story of a Happy Marriage
  89. Minae Mizumura, A True Novel
  90. Samantha Irby, Meaty
  91. Elizabeth Gentry, Housebound
  92. Javier Marias, All Souls
  93. Kiese Laymon, How to Slowly Kill Yourself and Others in America
  94. Paul Harding, Tinkers
  95. Maggie Nelson, Bluets
  96. D.A. Mishani, The Missing File
  97. Alix Kates Schulman, Drinking the Rain
  98. Virginie Despentes, King Kong Theory
  99. Victor LaValle, The Ecstatic
  100. Olivia Laing, The Trip to Echo Spring

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