General Fiction:

General Nonfiction:

  • American Wolf: A True Story of Survival and Obsession in the West by: Nate Blakeslee
  • Anxiety: The Missing Stage of Grief by: Claire Bidwell Smith
  • A Tribe Called Bliss: Break Through Superficial Friendships, Create Real Connections, Reach Your Highest Potential by: Lori Harder
  • Bachelor Nation: Inside the World of America’s Favorite Guilty Pleasure by: Amy Kaufman
  • Being Mortal by: Atul Gawande
  • Come Matter Here by: Hannah Brencher
  • Different by: Sally Clarkson and Nathan Clarkson
  • Girl, Wash Your Face by: Rachel Hollis
  • Hypothyroidism: Type 2 by: Mark Starr, M.D.
  • I’d Rather Be Reading: The Delights and Dilemmas of the Reading Life by: Anne Bogel
  • I’ll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman’s Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer by: Michelle McNamara
  • Imperfect Courage: Live a Life of Purpose By Leaving Comfort and Going Scared by: Jessica Honegger
  • It Didn’t Start With You: How Inherited Family Trauma Shapes Who We Are and How To End the Cycle by: Mark Wolynn
  • Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI by: David Grann
  • Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience, and Finding Joy by: Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant
  • Text Me When You Get Home by: Kayleen Schaefer
  • Uninvited by: Lysa TerKeurst
  • Untangled: Guiding Teenage Girls Through the Seven Transitions into Adulthood by: Lisa Damour, Ph.D.

Historical Fiction:

Memoirs/Personal Essays:

  • And Now We Have Everything: On Motherhood Before I Was Ready by: Meaghan O’Connell
  • Becoming by: Michelle Obama
  • Educated by: Tara Westover
  • From the Corner of the Oval by: Beck Dorey-Stein
  • Happiness: The Crooked Little Road to Semi-Ever After by: Heather Harpman
  • Heart Berries by: Terese Marie Mailhot
  • How to Write an Autobiographical Novel by: Alexander Chee
  • Jell-O Girls by: Allie Rowbottom
  • Priestdaddy by: Patricia Lockwood
  • Small Fry by: Lisa Brennan-Jobs
  • Tell Me More by: Kelly Corrigan
  • The Fox Hunt by: Mohammed Al Samawi
  • The Only Girl in the World by: Maude Julien
  • The Sun Does Shine by: Anthony Ray Hinton
  • The Widower’s Notebook by: Jonathan Santloffer
  • You Don’t Have to Say You Love Me by: Sherman Alexie


  • Baby Teeth by: Zoje Stage
  • Force of Nature by: Jane Harper
  • In a Dark, Dark Wood by: Ruth Ware
  • Mister Tender’s Girl by: Carter Wilson
  • Once Upon A River by: Diane Setterfield
  • The 7 ½ Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle by: Stuart Turton
  • The Broken Girls by: Simone St. James
  • The Last Mrs. Parrish by: Liv Constantine
  • You by: Caroline Kepnes

Dystopian/Magical Realism/Science Fiction:

  • Circe by: Madeline Miller
  • Gather the Daughters by: Jennie Melamed
  • Practical Magic by: Alice Hoffman
  • Red Clocks by: Leni Zumas
  • The Martian by: Andy Weir
  • The Mermaid and Mrs. Hancock by: Imogen Hermes Gowar
  • The Rules of Magic by: Alice Hoffman
  • Those Who Knew by: Idea Novey
  • Vox by: Christina Dalcher

Short Stories/Poems:

Young Adult:

  • Girl in Pieces by: Kathleen Glasgow
  • The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by: Sherman Alexie
  • The Crowns of Croswald by: D.E. Night
  • Warcross by: Marie Lu

Middle Grade:

  • Echo by: Pam Munoz Ryan


DNF 2018 (Did Not Finish)

  • A Tangled Mercy by: Joy Jordan-Lake
  • Beasts of Extraordinary Circumstances by: Ruth Emmie Lang
  • Chemistry by: Weike Wang
  • Farenheit 451 by: Ray Bradbury
  • Fingerprints of Previous Owners by: Rebecca Entel
  • I Am, I Am, I Am by: Maggie O’Farrell
  • I Was Anastasia by: Ariel Lawhon
  • Only Child by: Rhiannon Navin
  • Spineless: The Science of Jellyfish and the Art of Growing a Backbone by: Juli Berwald
  • White Houses by: Amy Bloom
  • You All Grow Up and Leave Me by: Piper Weiss