Reading List

Books Read in 2017
1. The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce
2. Scarlet by Marissa Meyer
3. Commonwealth by Ann Patchett
4. Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
5. Serve it Forth by M. F. K. Fisher
6. A Million Miles in a Thousand Years: How I Learned to Live a Better Story by Donald Miller
7. Special Topics in Calamity Physics by Marisha Pessl
8. The Course of Love by Alain De Botton
9. Cress by Marissa Meyer
10. Tender at the Bone: Growing Up at the Table by Ruth Reichl
11. Teaching of Presidents of the Church: Howard W. Hunter 
12. The Girl With All the Gifts by M. R. Carey
13. Gone Too Soon: The Life and Loss of Infants and Unborn Children by Sherri Devashrayee Whittwer
14. What I Talk About When I Talk About Running by Haruki Murakami
15. Peace Like a River by Leif Enger
16. Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer
17. Harry Potter & the Cursed Child: Parts 1 & 2 by John Tiffany, J. K. Rowling
18. Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis by J. D. Vance
19. Four Seasons in Rome by Anthony Doerr
20. The Story of a New Name by Elena Ferrante
21. The One-in-a-Million Boy by Monica Wood
22. The Year of Living Danishly: Uncovering the Secrets of the World's Happiest Country by Helen Russell
23. Night by Elie Wiesel
24. A Circle of Quiet by Madeleine L'Engle
25. The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See
26. Esperanza Rising by Pam Munoz Ryan
27. Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson
28. How to Manage Your Home Without Losing Your Mind by Dana K. White

Books Read in 2016
1. My Kitchen Year by Ruth Reichl
2. French Kids Eat Everything by Karen Le Billon
3. The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty
4. The Tale of Despereaux by Kate DiCamillo
5. Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand
6. All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
7. Essentialism by Greg McKeown
8. Give It Up! by Mary Carlomagno
9. The Hiding Place by Corrie Ten Boom
10. The Bonesetter's Daughter by Amy Tan
11. The Lake House by Kate Morton
12. The Joy of Less by Francine Jay
13. A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
14. The Heart of a Chief by Joseph Bruchac
15. The Age of Miracles by Karen Thompson Walker
16. The Kitchen Counter Cooking School by Kathleen Flinn
17. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows
18. The Sharper Your Knife, The Less You Cry by Kathleen Flinn
19. The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin
20. The Old Testament
21. These Is My Words by Nancy E. Turner
22. The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls
23. My Name is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout
24. An Everlasting Meal: Cooking with Economy and Grace by Tamar Adler
25. The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah
26. Everyone Brave is Forgiven by Chris Cleave
27. Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert
28. Me Before You by Jojo Moyes
29. Inside Out & Back Again by Thanhha Lai
30. The Nest by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney
31. The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern
32. Rules of Civility by Amor Towles
33. The Martian by Andy Weir
34. A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
35. China Dolls by Lisa See
36. Flora & Ulysses by Kate DiCamillo
37. Holes by Louis Sachar
38. How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents by Julia Alvarez
39. The Light Between Oceans by M. L. Stedman
40. Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell
41. My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante
42. Comfort Me With Apples: More Adventures at the Table by Ruth Reichl
43. When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi
44. Cinder by Marissa Meyer

Books Read in 2015
1. The Kitchen God's Wife by Amy Tan
2. Garlic and Sapphires by Ruth Reichl
3. I Dare Me by Lu Ann Cahn
4. The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle by Avi
5. My Life in France by Julia Child
6. The View From Saturday by E. L. Konigsburg
7. The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
8. Wonder by R. J. Palacio
9. The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo
10. Mistborn by Brandon Sanderson
11. The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman
12. Snoop: What Your Stuff Says About You by Sam Gosling
13. The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane
14. Living with Less: An Unexpected Key to Happiness by Joshua Becker
15. The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
16. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon
17. A Tiger in the Kitchen by Cheryl Lu-Lien Tan
18. Saturday by Ian McEwan
19. 7: An Experimental Mutiny Against Excess by Jen Hatmaker
20. A Homemade Life by Molly Wizenberg
21. Better Than Before by Gretchen Rubin
22. Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee
23. Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother by Amy Chua
24. For the Love by Jen Hatmaker
25. Acedia & Me: A Marriage, Monks, and a Writer's Life by Kathleen Norris

Books Read in 2014
1. The Piano Teacher by Janice Y. K. Lee
2. Happier at Home by Gretchen Rubin
3. Moon Over Manifest by Claire Vanderpool
4. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty  Smith
5. Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
6. To Be A Runner by Martin Dugard
7. Cry, The Beloved Country by Alan Paton
8. A Long Way From Chicago by Richard Peck
9. The Paris Wife by Paula McLain
10. The Signature of All Things by Elizabeth Gilbert
11. Divergent by Veronica Roth
12. Insurgent by Veronica Roth
13. Minimalism: Live a Meaningful Life by Joshua Fields Millburn & Ryan Nicodemus
14. Allegiant by Veronica Roth
15. The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
16. A Prayer For Owen Meany by John Irving
17. The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Teens by Sean Covey
18. A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
19. Dead End in Norvelt by Jack Santos

Books Read in 2013
1. A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
2. Dreams of Joy by Lisa See
3. The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate by Jacqueline Kelly
4. Reached by Ally Condie
5. In the Middle by Nancie Atwell
6. Eat Pray Love by Elizabeth Gilbert
7. Room by Emma Donoghue
8. The Color Purple by Alice Walker
9. Animal, Vegetable, Miracle by Barbara Kingsolver
10. Pictures of Hollis Woods by Patricia Reilly Giff
11. Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis
12. To the Rescue: The Biography of Thomas S. Monson by Heidi S. Swinton
13. In Defense of Food by Michael Pollan
14. Who Put That Hair in my Toothbrush? by Jerry Spinelli
15. A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle
16. The New Testament
17. Rumble Fish by S. E. Hinton
18. On Beauty by Zadie Smith
19. Silver Linings Playbook by Matthew Quick
20. The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin
21. The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
22. Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech
23. A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
24. Born to Run by Christopher McDougall
25. Walden by Henry David Thoreau
26. The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky
27. My Antonia by Willa Cather
28. A Passage to India by E. M. Forster
29. Mockingbird by Kathryn Erskine
30. Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life by Anne Lamott
31. Austenland by Shannon Hale
32. Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
33. Cooked by Michael Pollan
34. Eat & Run by Scott Jurek
35. Atonement by Ian McEwan
36. Seize the Day by Saul Bellow
37. A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
38. The Robber Bride by Margaret Atwood

Books Read in 2012
1. Forge by Laurie Halse Anderson
2. Matched by Ally Condie
3. Teach Like Your Hair's On Fire by Rafe Esquith
4. Freak the Mighty by Rodman Philbrick
5. Crossed by Ally Condie
6. Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
7. Close to Famous by Joan Bauer
8. How to Breathe Underwater by Julie Orringer
9. The Tiger's Wife by Tea Obreht
10. Persuasion by Jane Austen
11. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl
12. The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas
13. Drop Dead Healthy by A.J. Jacobs
14. The Total Money Makeover by Dave Ramsey
15. The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien
16. The Fellowship of the Ring by J. R. R. Tolkien
17. The Two Towers by J. R. R. Tolkien
18. The Return of the King by J. R. R. Tolkien
19. Penny From Heaven by Jennifer L. Holm
20. Shanghai Girls by Lisa See
21. Bless Me, Ultima by Rudolfo Anaya
22. Life of Pi by Yann Martel
23. Looking for Alaska by John Green

Books Read in 2011
1. The Kite Runner by Kahled Hosseini
2. Other People's Children by Lisa Delpit
3. Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
4. Honey, Baby, Sweetheart by Deb Caletti
5. Fires in the Bathroom by Kathleen Cushman
6. Peony in Love by Lisa See
7. Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli
8. The Memory Keeper's Daughter by Kim Edwards
9. The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
10. Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
11. Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
12. The Lace Makers of Glenmara by Heather Barbieri
13. I Am the Messenger by Markus Zusak
14. The Help by Kathryn Stockett
15. Gifted by Karey White
16. Breaking Night by Liz Murray
17. Chains by Laurie Halse Anderson
18. A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
19. Jessica's Guide to Dating on the Dark Side by Beth Fantaskey
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