Books by Title



A Field Guide to Happiness: What I Learned in Bhutan About Living, Loving, and Waking Up by Linda Leaming 
A Fire in My Hands by Gary Soto
A Friend of the Family by Lauren Grodstein
A Gate at the Stairs by Lorrie Moore
A Good Man Is Hard to Find and Other Stories by Flannery O'Connor
A Great and Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray
A Happy Man by Hansjörg Schertenleib
A Man in Full by Tom Wolfe
A Mighty Long Way: My Journey to Justice at Little Rock Central High School by Carlotta Walls LaNier
A People's History of the United States by Howard Zinn 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
A Red Herring Without Mustard by Alan Bradley
A Reliable Wife by Robert Goolrick
A Separate Peace by John Knowles
A Snicker of Magic by Natalie Lloyd 
Alien Hearts by Guy de Maupassant
Almost Perfect by Brian Katcher
Along for the Ride by Sarah Dessen
Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay, The by Michael Chabon
American Born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang
American Dervish by Ayad Akhtar
Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
An Age of License by Lucy Knisley 
An American Family by Peter Lefcourt
Anastasia at Your Service by Lois Lowry
Anastasia Krupnik [series] by Lois Lowry
Angel's Game, The by Carlos Ruiz Zafón
Angels and Insects by AS Byatt
Angle of Yaw by Ben Lerner
Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy 1, 2
Anne of Avonlea by L.M. Montgomery
Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery
Anne of Ingleside by L.M. Montgomery
Anne of the Island by L.M. Montgomery
Anne of Windy Poplars by L.M. Montgomery
Anne's House of Dreams by L.M. Montgomery
Anthropology of an American Girl by Hilary Thayer Hamann
Anya's Ghost by Vera Brosgol
Atonement by Ian McEwan
Austenland by Shannon Hale
Await Your Reply by Dan Chaon


Bad Marie by Marcy Dermansky
Baker Towers by Jennifer Haigh
Ballad of West Tenth Street, The by Marjorie Kernan
Ballroom by Alice Simpson
Barabbas by Par Lagerkvist
Barnheart: The Incurable Longing for a Farm of One's Own by Jenna Woginrich
Bastard Out of Carolina by Dorothy Allison
Best of Everything, The by Rona Jaffe
Best Friends by Martha Moody 
Betsy Tacy [complete series] by Maud Hart Lovelace 1, 2, 3, 4
Between Here and April by Deborah Copaken Kogan
Bicycle Diaries by David Byrne
Big Stone Gap by Adriana Trigiani
Blankets by Craig Thompson
Bleak House by Charles Dickens
Bloodroot by Amy Greene
Blue Highways by William Least Heat-Moon
Bonfire of the Vanities, The by Tom Wolfe
Book Thief, The by Markus Zusak
Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh
Brief and Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, The by Junot Diaz 
Brooklyn by Colm Toibin
Brooklyn Follies, The by Paul Auster
Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson 
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee: An Indian History of the American West by Dee Brown
Buzz! by Ananth Panagariya & Tessa Stone

Cancer Vixen: A True Story by Marisa Acocella Marchetto
Captain Freedom: A Superhero's Quest for Truth, Justice, and the Celebrity He So Richly Deserves by G. Xavier Robillard
Carnet de Voyage by Craig Thompson
Carney's House Party by Maud Hart Lovelace
Carolina Moon by Jill McCorkle
Children's Book, The by AS Byatt
Chocolate War, The by Robert Cormier
Chosen One, The by Carol Lynch Williams
Chronic City by Jonathan Lethem
City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau
Cliffs by Olivier Adam
Clockwork Scarab, The by Colleen Gleason
Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell 1, 2, 3
Cold Sassy Tree by Olive Ann Burns
Coldest Night, The by Robert Olmstead 
Come In and Cover Me by Gin Phillips
Coming Home by Rosamund Pilcher
Confessions of Noa Weber, The by Gail Hareven
Cradle, The by Patrick Somerville (2)
Crash Diet: Stories by Jill McCorkle
Crazy Heart by Thomas Cobb
Crazy in Alabama by Mark Childress
Crossing the Wire by Will Hobbs
Crossover, The by Kwame Alexander
Crying of Lot 49, The by Thomas Pynchon


Dangerous by Shannon Hale
Dare Me by Megan Abbott
Darwin: A Life in Poems by Ruth Padel
Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor
Dead in Their Vaulted Arches, The by Alan Bradley
Deaf Sentence by David Lodge
Double Life is Twice as Good, The by Jonathan Ames
Down to the Bone by Mayra Lazara Dole
Downtown Owl by Chuck Klosterman
Drama by Raina Telgemeier 
Dreaming in Cuban by Cristina Garcia
Dreaming in French by Megan McAndrew
Dreamland by Kevin Baker
Drinking at the Movies by Julia Wertz
Dud Avocado, The by Elaine Dundy
Duke of Shadows, The by Meredith Duran
Dumbest Idea Ever, The by Jimmy Gownley
Dying in the Wool by Frances Brody


Eating Animals by Jonathan Safran Foer
Edenbrooke by Julianne Donaldson
Edith Wharton by Hermione Lee
Elders by Ryan McIlvain
Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell
Elegies for the Brokenhearted by Christie Hodgen
11/22/63 by Stephen King
Eli the Good by Silas House 
Emily of Deep Valley by Maud Hart Lovelace
Evolution of God, The by Robert Wright [Reading Notes: 1, 234]
Extra Man, The by Jonathan Ames
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer


Fallout by Sadie Jones
Fault in Our Stars, The by John Green
Ferris Beach by Jill McCorkle
Fighting for Life by S. Josephine Baker
Finding Audrey by Sophie Kinsella
Finny by Justin Kramon
First Part Last, The by Angela Johnson
Fist, Stick, Knife, Gun: A Personal History of Violence in America by Geoffrey Canada
Flannery: A Life of Flannery O'Connor by Brad Gooch
Flight by Sherman Alexie
Flings by Justin Taylor
Flora by Gail Godwin
Forever by Pete Hamill
Forrests, The by Emily Perkins
French Lieutenant's Woman, The by John Fowles
French Milk by Lucy Knisley
Friends with Boys by Faith Erin Hicks
Fugitive History by Anne Michaels
Fun Home by Alison Bechdel


Geography of You and Me, The by Jennifer E. Smith 
Get in Trouble by Kelly Link
Girl Walks Into a Bar...: Comedy Calamities, Dating Disasters, and a Midlife Miracle by Rachel Dratch 
Girl Who Fell From the Sky, The by Heidi W. Durrow
Glaciers by Alexis M. Smith
Glass Castle, The by Jeannette Walls
Gloria by Keith Maillard
Glory by Vladimir Nabokov
Glover's Mistake by Nick Laird 
Go-Between, The by L.P Hartley
Goat Song by Brad Kessler
Going Away Shoes by Jill McCorkle
Gone Away Lake by Elizabeth Enright 
Goodbye Stranger by Rebecca Stead
Goodnight Nobody by Jennifer Weiner
Gorillas in the Mist by Dian Fossey
Great Brain, The by John D. Fitzgerald
Great Greene Heist, The by Varian Johnson
Ground Beneath Her Feet, The by Salman Rushdie
Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Society, The by Mary Ann Shaffer and Ann Barrows
Guys Read: Terrifying Tales by Jon Scieszka, ed.


Home by Marilynne Robinson
Homer's Odyssey by Gwen Cooper
Honeymoon with My Brother by Franz Wisner
How They Choked: Failures, Flops, and Flaws of the Awfully Famous by Georgia Bragg 
How to Build a Girl by Caitlin Moran
Hummingbirds by Joshua Gaylord
Hunger by Knut Hamsun
Hunger Games, The by Suzanne Collins


I Am Half-Sick of Shadows by Alan Bradley
I Am Malala: How One Girl Stood Up for Education and Changed the World by Malala Yousafzai
I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith
I Heart New York by Lindsey Kelk
I Know I Am, But What Are You? by Samantha Bee
I Remember Nothing by Nora Ephron
I Thought You Were Dead by Pete Nelson
I Totally Meant to Do That by Jane Borden
I Was Told There'd Be Cake by Sloane Crosley
I'm Down by Mishna Wolff
Imperfectionists, The by Tom Rachman
Imposter's Daughter, The by Laurie Sandell
In the Land of the Living by Austin Ratner
In the Path of Falling Objects by Andrew Smith
In the Unlikely Event by Judy Blume
In Zanesville by Jo Ann Beard
Inherent Vice by Thomas Pynchon
Into the Beautiful North by Luis Alberto Urrea
Invisible by Paul Auster
Isabel's War by Lila Pearl
Italian for Beginners by Kristen Harmel
It's Not Summer Without You by Jenny Han


Jane Austen Ruined My Life by Beth Patillo
Jellaby by Kean Soo 
Joy in the Morning by Betty Smith
Julie & Julia: 365 Days, 524 Recipes, 1 Tiny Kitchen by Julie Powell
Just Kids by Patti Smith


Keeping the Moon by Sarah Dessen
Killer's Cousin, The by Nancy Werlin
Kinda Like Brothers by Coe Booth
Known World, The by Edward P. Jones


Lacemakers of Glenmara, The by Heather Barbieri
Lake Overturn by Vestal McIntyre
Last Girls, The by Lee Smith
Last Night in Montreal by Emily St. John Mandel
Lemoine Affair, The by Marcel Proust
Leviathan by Scott Westerfeld
Liar & Spy by Rebecca Stead
Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy: Four Women Undercover in the Civil War by Karen Abbott
Lie, The by Chad Kultgen
Life Among the Savages by Shirley Jackson
Life With Mr. Dangerous by Paul Hornschemeier
Lightning Thief, The by Rick Riordan (Percy Jackson #1)
Lions of the West: Heroes and Villains of the Westward Expansion by Robert Morgan 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Lives of Girls and Women by Alice Munro
London by Edward Rutherfurd
Lone Ranger and Tonto Fist Fight in Heaven, The by Sherman Alexie
Long Song, The by Andrea Levy
Longshot, The by Katie Kitamura
Looking for Salvation at the Dairy Queen by Susan Gregg Gilmore
Loot by Jude Watson 
Losing Mum and Pup by Christopher Buckley
Lost City of Z, The by David Grann
Lost Lustre by Josh Karlen
Lost Saints of Tennessee, The by Amy Franklin-Willis
Lucky Jim by Kingsley Amis


Mad About the Boy by Helen Fielding
Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert
Madman of Piney Woods, The by Christopher Paul Curtis
Maggie Now by Betty Smith
Magus, The by John Fowles
Maisie Dobbs by Jacqueline Winspear
Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli
Mary and Lou and Rhoda and Ted: And All the Brilliant Minds Who Made The Mary Tyler Moore Show a Classic by Jennifer Keishin Armstrong
Marzi by Marzena Sowa
Mason & Dixon by Thomas Pynchon
Masterminds by Gordon Korman
Mating by Norman Rush
Me and Kaminski by Daniel Kehlmann
Mermaid of Brooklyn, The by Amy Shearn
Mexican WhiteBoy by Matt de la Pena
Middlemarch by George Eliot
Midnight's Children by Salman Rushdie
Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl, The by Issa Rae
Miseducation of Cameron Post, The by emily m. danforth 
Miss American Pie by Margaret Sartor
Mockingbird by Kathryn Erskine
Mosquitoland by David Arnold
Moth Smoke by Mohsin Hamid
Moviegoer, The by Walker Percy
My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante
My Life: the Musical by Maryrose Wood
My Mother Was Nuts by Penny Marshall
My Paper Chase: True Stories of Vanished Times by Harold Evan
Mysteries of Pittsburgh, The by Michael Chabon
Mysterious Benedict Society, The by Trenton Lee Stewart
Mysterious Howling, The by Maryrose Wood


Nada by Carmen Laforet
Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales: The Underground Abductor by Nathan Hale
New York: The Novel by Edward Rutherfurd
New York Trilogy by Paul Auster
Nicholas Nickelby by Charles Dickens
Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America by Barbara Ehrenreich
Night Gardener, The by Jonathan Auxier
19th Wife, The by David Ebershoff


Old Filth by Jane Gardam
Old Man and Me, The by Elaine Dundy
Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout
On a Hoof and a Prayer: Exploring Argentina at a Gallop by Polly Evans
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
Out of Sheer Rage by Geoff Dyer
Outlander by Diana Gabaldon
Outside Boy, The by Jeanine Cummins
Outsiders, The by S.E. Hinton


Pacific by Tom Drury
Palace of Strange Girls, The by Sallie Day 
Palace Walk by Naguib Mahfouz
Paper Towns by John Green
Paris Was Ours by Penelope Rowlands
Patches of Grey by Roy L. Pickering, Jr.
Patron Saint of Butterflies, The by Cecilia Galante
Paul Has a Summer Job by Michel Rabagliati
Peak by Roland Smith
Pedaling Revolution by Jeff Mapes 
Peep Show by Joshua Braff
Perfect Life by Jessica Shattuck
Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi
Pillowman, The by Mark McDonagh
Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi
Poisonwood Bible, The by Barbara Kingsolver
Polish Boxer, The by Eduardo Halfon
Postmistress, The by Sarah Blake
Potter's Field, The by Andrea Camilleri
Preservationist, The by Justin Kramon
Prisoner of Heaven, The by Carlos Ruiz Zafón
Puzzle King, The by Betsy Carter


Queen of Palmyra, The by Minrose Gwin
Quickening Maze, The by Adam Foulds



Sag Harbor by Colson Whitehead
Saving CeeCee Honeycutt by Beth Hoffman
Saving Lucas Biggs by Marisa de los Santos
Scandalous Women: The Lives and Loves of History's Most Notorious Women by Elizabeth Kerri Mahon
Scent of Rain and Lightning, The by Nancy Pickard
School for Love by Olivia Manning
Schooled by Gordon Korman
Scoop by Evelyn Waugh
Sea of Monsters, The by Rick Riordan (Percy Jackson #2)
Sea of Poppies by Amitav Ghosh
Secret Keeper by Mitali Perkins
Secret Lives of People in Love, The by Simon Von Booy
Self-Help by Lorrie Moore
Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen
September by Rosamunde Pilcher
Seven Types of Ambiguity, The by Eliot Perlman
Seventeenth Summer by Maureen Daly
Sex, Drugs, & Gefilte Fish edited by Shana Liebman
Shabanu: Daughter of the Wind by Suzanne Fisher Staples
Shadow of the Sun, The by Ryszard Kapuscinski
Shadow of the Wind, The by Carlos Ruiz Zafón
Shell Seekers, The by Rosamunde Pilcher
Ship Breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi
Shotgun Lovesongs by Nickolas Butler
Sightseeing by Rattawut Lapcharoensap
Singer's Gun, The by Emily St. John Mandel
Silverstein and Me by Marv Gold
Sisters by Raina Telgemeier 
Smile by Raina Telgemeier 
Snitch by Alison Van Diepen
Song is You, The by Arthur Phillips
Sound of Munich, The by Suzanne Nelson
Speaking From Among the Bones by Alan Bradley
Sportswriter, The by Richard Ford
Stitches by David Small
Stone Diaries, The by Carol Shields
Stoner by John Williams 
Stormbreaker by Anthony Horowitz
Story of Land and Sea, The by Katy Simpson Smith
Summer at Tiffany by Marjorie Hart
Summer Book, The by Tove Jansson
Summer I Turned Pretty, The by Jenny Han
Summertime by J.M. Coetzee
Sun Also Rises, The by Ernest Hemingway
Sunny Side Up by Jennifer L. Holm and Matthew Holm
Supremes at Earl's All-You-Can-Eat, The by Edward Kelsey Moore
Swamplandia! by Karen Russell


Take Good Care of the Garden and the Dogs by Heather Lende
Tales of the City by Armistead Maupin
That Old Cape Magic by Richard Russo
That Summer by Sarah Dessen
Thirteen, The by Susie Moloney
Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher
This Book Is Overdue: How Librarians and Cybrarians Can Save Us All by Marilyn Johnson
This Is a Book by Demetri Martin
This One Summer by Mariko & Jillian Tamaki 
Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortenson 1, 2
To All My Fans, With Love, From Sylvie by Ellen Conford
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
To Timbuktu: Nine Countries, Two People, One True Story by Casey Scieszka and Steven Weinberg
Tomorrow River by Lesley Kagan
Totally Killer by Greg Olear
Towers of Trebizond, The by Rose Macaulay
Train of Small Mercies, The by David Rowell
Trash Can Days: A Middle School Saga by Teddy Steinkellner
Trash Can Nights by Teddy Steinkellner
Travels in Siberia by Ian Frazier
Tribes by Seth Godin
Tricking of Freya, The by Christina Sunley
Truth About Delilah Blue, The by Tish Cohen
Truth About Forever, The by Sarah Dessen
Truth Commission, The by Susan Juby
Turtle Diary by Russell Hoban
Twilight by Stephenie Meyer
Twisted by Laurie Halse Anderson


Unnamed, The by Joshua Ferris
Unseen Guest, The by Maryrose Wood
Up From the Blue by Susan Henderson
Upgrade U by Ni-Ni Simone
Upside Down in the Middle of Nowhere by Julie T. Lamana 


Vaclav & Lena by Haley Tanner
Vineland by Thomas Pynchon
Viola in Reel Life by Adriana Trigiani


War Memorials by Clint McCown
Water Castle, The by Megan Frazer Blakemore
Weed That Strings the Hangman's Bag, The by Alan Bradley
We'll Always Have Summer by Jenny Han
Well and the Mine, The by Gin Phillips 
West of Here by Jonathan Evison
What Happened to Goodbye by Sarah Dessen
What I Saw and How I Lied by Judy Blundell
When Everything Changed: The Amazing Story of American Women from 1960 to the Present by Gail Collins 1, 2, 3
When Kafka Was the Rage by Anatole Broyard
When Tito Loved Clara by Jon Michaud
When We Argued All Night by Alice Mattison
Where'd You Go, Bernadette? by Maria Semple
Whistlin' Dixie in a Nor'easter by Lisa Patton
Widow of the South, The by Robert Hicks
Wild Roses by Deb Caletti
Wilder Life, The: My Adventures in the Lost World of Little House on the Prairie by Wendy McClure
Winners and Losers by Anne Schraff
Winona's Pony Cart by Maud Hart Lovelace
Winter Solstice by Rosamunde Pilcher
Winter Vault, The by Anne Michaels
Wishin' and Hopin' by Wally Lamb
Witch's Boy, The by Kelly Barnhill
Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel
World As I Found It, The by Bruce Duffy



Yes Please by Amy Poehler
Yonahlossee Riding Camp for Girls, The by Anton DiSclafani
You Shall Know Our Velocity by Dave Eggers


Zombie Baseball Beatdown by Paolo Bacigalupi
Zorba the Greek by Nikos Kazantzakis