2016’s Reading Log 2017-07-27T12:40:37+00:00

Abel, Jordan Injun (2016)
Achebe, Chinua No Longer at Ease (1960), Arrow of God (1964)
Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi We Should All Be Feminists (2012)
Adiga, Aravind Selection Day 2016
Ah-Sen, Jean Marc Grand Menteur 2016
Akler, Howard Men of Action (2015)
Alexie, Robert Arthur Porcupines and China Dolls (2002)
Alexis, Andre A (2013), Pastoral (2014) and Fifteen Dogs (2015)
Ali, Bakhtiyar I Stared at the Night of the City (2016)
Allison, John Giant Days Volumes One (2015),Two (2016) and Three (2016)
Al-Solaylee, Kamal Brown (2016)
Al-Suwaidi, Thani The Diesel (1994)
Anderson, William Laura Ingalls Wilder Country (1990)
Anderson-Dargatz, Gail The Spawning Grounds (2016)
Ansari, Aziz with Eric Klinenberg Modern Romance (2015)
Armstrong, Kelley No Humans Involved (2007), Personal Demon (2008), Living with the Dead (2009), Frostbitten (2009), Waking the Witch (2010), Spell Bound (2011)
Atwood, Margaret Hag-Seed (2016)
Avit, Clelie I’m Still Here (2015)
Awad, Mona 13 Ways of Looking at a Fat Girl (2016)

Badoe, Adwoa Aluta (2016)
Bambara, Toni Cade The Salt Eaters (1992)
Barclay, Linwood Broken Promise (2015), Far From True (2016), The Twenty-Three (2016)
Barone, Tracy Happy Family (2016)
Bart, John Middenrammers (2016)
Barwin, Gary Yiddish for Pirates2016
Baum, L. Frank The Wizard of Oz (1900), The Land of Oz (1904), Ozma of Oz (1907), Dorothy and the Wizard of Oz (1908), The Road to Oz (1909), The Emerald City of Oz (1910), The Patchwork Girl of Oz (1913), Tik-Tok of Oz (1914), The Scarecrow of Oz (1915), Rinkitink in Oz (1916), The Lost Princess of Oz (1917), The Tin Woodman of Oz (1918), The Magic of Oz (1919), Glinda of Oz (1920)
Bechard, Deni Y. Cures for Hunger (2012), Into the Sun (2016)
Bergen, David Stranger (2016)
Blatchford, Christie Life Sentence (2016)
Bow, Erin Simplement Kate (2010)
Boyle, Harry J. The Great Canadian Novel (1972)
Bozak, Nadia Thirteen Shells (2016)
Buchanan, Rowan Hisayo Harmless Like You (2016)
Butler, Robert Olen Perfume River (2016)

Chariandy, David Soucouyant  (2007)
Choi, Ann K. Y.  Kay’s Lucky Coin Variety (2016)
Christakos, Margaret Multitudes (2013)
Clarke, George Elliott George & Rue (2005)
Coatsworth, Elizabeth The Cat Who Went to Heaven (1930)
Colford, Ian Perfect World (2016)
Cooper, Catherine White Elephant 2016
Coupland, Douglas Bit Rot 2016
Curwood, James Oliver The Grizzly King (retitled: The Bear) (1916)
Cushman, Anne Moving into Meditation (2014)

Davis, Lauren B. The Stubborn Season (2003)
DeSoto, Lewis Emily Carr (2008)
Dimaline, Cherie A Gentle Habit (2015)
Doctor, Fanzana All Inclusive (2015)
Doidge, Norman The Brain’s Way of Healing (2015)
Domet, Stephanie Homing (2007)
Donoghue, Emma The Wonder (2016)
Dow, Mike The Brain Fog Fix (2015)
Dower, Tricia Becoming Lin (2016)
Drabble, Margaret The Radiant Way (1987), Drabble, Margaret A Natural Curiosity (1989), The Gates of Ivory (1991), The Millstone (1965)

Ebershoff, David, The Danish Girl, 2000
Ellis, Janet, The Butcher’s Hook, 2016
Engel, Marian, Bear, 1976
Engle, Margarita, The Lightning Dreamer, 2013

Farah, Nurudin Maps (1986)
Ferrante, Elena My Brilliant Friend (2012)
Findley, Timothy The Piano Man’s Daughter (1995)
Flynn, Gillian Gone Girl (2012)
Foer, Jonathan Safran Here I Am (2016)
Forster, E.M. Howard’s End (1910)
Forster, E.M. Aspects of the Novel (1927)

Gaines, Ernest J. A Gathering of Old Men (1983)
Gardos, Peter Fever at Dawn (2010)
George, John and Jean Meph, the Pet Skunk (1952)
Gilbert, Elizabeth Big Magic (2015)
Gourevitch, Philip The Paris Review Interviews Volume I (2006)
Grafton, Sue A is for Alibi (2005) B is for Burglar (1985) C is for Corpse (1986)
Green, John La Theoreme des Katherine (2006)
Green, Rhoda Rabinowitz Aspects of Nature (2016)
Greer, Darren Advocate (2016)
Griffiths, Elly The Crossing Places (2009)

Hallett, Michelle Butler This Marlowe (2016)
Hamilton, Jane The Excellent Lombards (2016)
Hamilton, Mary Mann Trials of Earth (2016)
Hammock, Tom Will O’ the Wisp (2013)
Harris, Charlaine From Dead to Worse (2008), Dead and Gone (2009)
Harwood, Nicola Flight Instructions for the Commitment Impaired (2016)
Hawkins, Paula The Girl on the Train (2014)
Helm, Michael After James (2016)
Helprin, Mark Winter’s Tale (1988)
Hely, Steve How I Became a Famous Novelist (2009)
Hiraide, Takashi The Guest Cat (2001)
Holt, Nathalia Rise of the Rocket Girls (2016)
Hosking, Jay Three Years with the Rat (2016)
Howard, Liz Infinite Citizen of the Shaking Tent (2015)
Hughes, Langston The Ways of White Folks (1933)
Hutton, June Two-Gun & Sun (2015)
Hwang, Sun-Mi The Dog Who Dared to Dream (2016)

Iles, Greg Natchez Burning (2015) The Bone Tree (2016)
Irani, Anosh The Parcel (2016)
Ivey, Eowyn To the Bright Edge of the World (2016)

Jamieson, Eric The Native Voice (2016)
Jemisin, N.K. The Broken Kingdoms (2010)
Johnson, Harold Charlie Muskrat (2008)
Jones, Amy We’re All in This Together (2016)
Jordan-Fenton, Christy and Margaret Pokiak-Fenton Les bas du pensionnat (2010)

Kaaberbol and Agnete Friis, Lene  The Considerate Killer 2016
Kapuscinski, Ryszard I Wrote Stone 2007
Kerr, Judith The Other Way Round (1975), Mog the Forgetful Cat (Gift Set of 3, 1970), One Night in the Zoo (Gift Set of 3, 2009), The Tiger Who Came to Tea (Gift Set of 3, 1968), Mog in the Dark (1983), Mog and the Baby (1980), Mog’s Bad Thing (2000), The Big Mog Book (Fox Night/Bunny/Granny 1993/1988/ 1995), Mog and the Vee Ee Tee (1996), Goodbye Mog (2002), Creatures (2013), A Small Person Far Away (1978), When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit (1971)
Khair, Tabish Just Another Jihadi Jane 2016
Khelawan, Rajni Mala Kalyana 2016
King, Stephen Mr. Mercedes (2014), Finders Keepers (2015), End of Watch (2016) 11/22/1963 (2011)
Kirsch, Adam Rocket and Lightship (2015)
Klein, Jessi You’ll Grow Out of It (2016)

Laferrrie, Dany The Earth is Moving Around Me (2011)
Lafon, Lola We are the Birds of the Coming Storm (2011)
Lahiri, Jhumpa In Other Words (2016)
Lane, Joan You Call This Home (2016)
Lansens, Lori Rush Home Road (2002)
Lapena, Shari The Couple Next Door (2016)
Larsen, Nella An Intimation of Things Distant (1992)
Laxer, James Staking Claims to a Continent (2016)
Lee, Sky Disappearing Moon Café (1990)
L’Engle, Madeleine Many Waters (1986)
Leroux, Catherine The Party Wall (2016)
Lewis, John and Andrew Aydin March Book One (2013), Two (2015), and Three (2016)
Lin, Grace The Year of the Dog (2007)
Lindberg, Tracey Birdie (2016)
Lively, Penelope Moon Tiger (1987)
Livingston, Billie The Crooked Heart of Mercy (2016), Chick at the Back of the Church (2001)
Locke, Attica Black Water Rising (2009)
Love, Jeremy Bayou: Volume One (2009), Bayou: Volume Two (2010)

Mackey, Margaret One Child Reading (2016)
MacLeod, Joan Toronto, Mississippi (2008)
Mah, Melanie The Sweetest One (2016)
Mankell, Henning The White Lioness (1998)
Manley, Seon and Gogo Lewis Ladies of Fantasy (1975)
Maran, Meredith Why We Write about Ourselves (2016)
Martin, Luisge The Same City (Trans. Tomasz Dukanvich, 2013)
Mattison, Alice The Kite and the String (2016)
McCarney, Rosemary Chere Malala (2013)
McGonigal, Jane Super Better (2015)
McKay, Ami The Virgin Cure (2011), The Witches of New York (2016)
McKissack, Patricia C. and Fredrick L. Best Shot in the West (2012)
Mendelsund, Peter What We See When We Read (2014)
Meriwether, Louise Daddy Was a Number Runner (1970)
Mills-Milde, Valerie After Drowning (2016)
Mitchell, David Number 9 Dream (2001)
Molson, Karen The Company of Crows (2016)
Moore, Lisa Flannery (2016)
Morrison, Toni Tar Baby (1981)
Mosley, Walter The Long Fall (2009)
Moss, Sarah The Tidal Zone (2016)
Murdock, Maureen The Heroine’s Journey (1990)
Murphy, Joni Double Teenage (2016)

Nadler, Stuart The Inseparables (2016)
Nason, Riel The Town that Drowned (2011 All the Things We Leave Behind (2016)
Naylor, Gloria The Women of Brewster Place (1980) The Men of Brewster Place (1998) Bailey’s Café (1991)
Nicholson, Hope Ed. Moonshot (2015)

O’Donoghue, John Eternal Echoes (1999)
O’Hara, Mary Thunderhead (1943)
Okorafor, Nnedi Who Fears Death (2010)
Ólafsdóttir, Auđur Ava Butterflies in November (2003)
Owen, Catherine The Other 23 and a Half Hours (2015)
Oyeyemi, Helen The Icarus Girl (2005), White is for Witching (2009)
Ozkowski, Jane Watching Traffic (2016)

Page, Kathy The Two of Us (2016)
Paltrow, Gwyneth It’s All Easy (2016)
Pasternak, Boris Doctor Zhivago (2011)
Pathak, Amjali The Indian Family Kitchen (2015)
Patriarca, Gianna All My Fallen Angelas (2016)
Peerbaye, Soraya Tell (2015)
Pelevin, Victor The Helmet of Horror (2006)
Perly, Susan Death Valley (2016)
Perović, Lydia All that Sang (2016)
Philpott, Susan Blown Red (2015) Dark Territory (2016)
Piercy, Marge Gone to Soldiers (1987)
Powell, Kerry Lee Willem de Kooning’s Paintbrush (2016)
Pratchett, Terry Mort (1987)
Price, Steven By Gaslight (2016)
Priest, Cherie I Am Princess X (2015)
Prince, Althea The Politics of Black Women’s Hair (2009)

Radulescu, Domnica Country of Red Azaleas (2016)
Reid, Iain I’m Thinking of Ending Things (2016)
Rhys, Jean Good Morning Midnight (1939)
Richards, David Adams For Those Who Hunt the Wounded Down (1993)
Riggs, Ransom Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children (2011), Hollow City (2014), Library of Souls (2015)
Robertson, Robin Mortification (2003)
Rogan, Charlotte Now and Again (2016)
Rose, Nancy Merry Christmas, Squirrels! (2015)
Roy, Gabrielle Garden in the Wind (1975)

Sacks, Oliver Gratitude (2015)
Saso, Emily The Weather Inside (2016)
Scott, Laurence The Four-Dimensional Human (2015)
Seesequasis, Paul Tobacco Wars (2010)
Senior, Olive The Pain Tree (2016), Over the Roofs of the World (2005)
Sexsmith, Jill Somewhere a Long and Happy Life Probably Awaits You (2016)
Shaughnessy, Brenda Our Andromeda (2012)
Shaw, Julia The Memory Illusion (2016)
Shetterly, Margot Lee Hidden Figures (2015)
Shire, Warsan Teaching my mother how to give birth (2011)
Shraya, Vivek God Loves Hair (2010), She of the Mountains (2014)
Silko, Leslie Marmon Gardens in the Dunes (1999)
Simsion, Graeme The Rosie Project (2013)
Sittenfeld, Curtis Eligible (2016)
Smiley, Jane Some Luck (2014) Early Warning (2015)
Smith, Zadie On Beauty (2005)
Smith, Brad Red Means Run (2011)
Smith, Michael Real Food, Real Good (2016)
Smith, Zadie Swing Time (2016)
Stephenson, Eric et al. They’re Not Like Us (2014)
Strube, Cordelia On the Shores of Darkness, There is Light (2016)
Surendra, Rajiv The Elephants in the Backyard (2016)
Sutton, Malcolm Job Shadowing (2016)

Taylor, Sara Boring Girls (2015)
Taylor, Jess Pauls (2015)
Taylor, Jill Bolte My Stroke of Insight (2006)
Taylor, Kate Serial Monogamy (2016)
Telpner, Meghan Undiet (2013)
Thien, Madeleine Do Not Say We Have Nothing (2016)
Thirkell, Angela High Rising (1933) Wild Strawberries (1934) The Demon in the House (1934) August Folly (1936)
Thomas, Stephen The Jokes (2016)
Truth and Reconcilation Commission Honouring the Truth Reconciling for the Future (2015)

Uluadluak, Donald Kamik (2012)
Umezawa, Rui Strange Light Afar (2015)

van Camp, Richard Angel Wing Splash Pattern 2001
Vanderhaeghe, Guy The Last Crossing 2002
Vassanji, M.G. Nostalgia 2016
Vermette, Katherena The Break 2016
Viva, Frank Sea Change 2016

Ward, Jesmyn Men We Reaped (2013)
Warnick, Melody This Is Where You Belong (2016)
Wharton, Edith The House of Mirth (1905)
White, Antonia The Sugar House/Beyond the Glass (1952; 1954)
Whittall, Zoe The Best Kind of People (2016)
Wiersema, Robert J. The World More Full of Weeping (2009), Walk like a Man (2011)
Williams, Mark and Danny Penman Mindfulness (2011)
Willis, Connie Doomsday Book (1992 Crosstalk (2016)
Wilson, Budge Before Green Gables (2008)

Young, Jared Into the Current (2016)
Young, Clea Teardown (2016)