2017 Reads

December 2017

  1. A Good Country by: Laleh Khadivi
  2. American Fire: Love, Arson, and Love in a Vanishing Land by: Monica Hesse
  3. The Sound of Gravel by: Ruth Wariner
  4. Girl in Snow by: Danya Kukafka
  5. The Light We Lost by: Jill Santopolo
  6. Spoonbenders by: Daryl Gregory
  7. One of Us Is Lying by: Karen M. McManus
  8. After the Eclipse: A Mother’s Murder, A Daughter’s Search by: Sarah Perry
  9. Winter Street by: Elin Hilderbrand
  10. The Essex Serpent by: Sarah Perry

November 2017

  1. The End We Start From by: Megan Hunter
  2. The Good Daughter by: Karin Slaughter
  3. My Absolute Darling by: Gabriel Tallent
  4. Braving the Wilderness: The Quest for True Belonging and the Courage to Stand Alone by: Brené Brown
  5. One True Loves by: Taylor Jenkins Reid
  6. The Alice Network by: Kate Quinn
  7. Ranger Games: A Story of Soldiers, Family and an Inexplicable Crime by: Ben Blum
  8. Reading People: How Seeing the World through the Lens of Personality Changes Everything by: Anne Bogel
  9. Reading with Patrick: A Teacher, a Student, and a Life-Changing Friendship by: Michelle Kuo

October 2017

  1. Inside Out & Back Again by: Thanhha Lai
  2. The Salt Line by: Holly Goddard Jones
  3. Little Fires Everywhere by: Celeste Ng
  4. White Hot Truth by: Danielle Laporte
  5. Still Life by: Louise Penny
  6. Stay With Me by: Ayobami Adebayo
  7. Always by: Sarah Jio
  8. The Heart’s Invisible Furies by: John Boyne
  9. Turtles All the Way Down by: John Green
  10. Refugee by: Alan Gratz
  11. The Power by: Naomi Alderman
  12. Mental: Lithium, Love, and Losing My Mind by: Jaime Lowe
  13. Heating & Cooling: 52 Micro-Memoirs by: Beth Ann Fennelly

September 2017

  1. The Best of Us by: Joyce Maynard
  2. Caraval by: Stephanie Garber
  3. The Golden House by: Salmon Rushdie
  4. The Orphan’s Tale by: Pam Jenoff
  5. A Saint for All Occasions by: J. Courtney Sullivan
  6. The Roanoke Girls by: Amy Engel
  7. Fierce Kingdom by: Gin Phillips
  8. Cicada Summer by: Maureen Leurck
  9. The Resurrection of Joan Ashby by: Cherise Wolas
  10. The Glass Eye by: Jeannie Vanasco
  11. Stella by Starlight by: Sharon M. Draper
  12. The Kitchen House by: Kathleen Grissom

August 2017

  1. Pachinko by: Min Jin Lee
  2. Station Eleven by: Emily St. John Mandel
  3. Castle of Water by: Dane Huckelbridge
  4. What We Lose by: Zinzi Clemmons
  5. Are You Sleeping by: Kathleen Barber
  6. Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body by: Roxane Gay
  7. Sing, Unburied, Sing by: Jesmyn Ward
  8. Reincarnation Blues by: Michael Poore
  9. Goodbye, Vitamin by: Rachel Khong
  10. Emma in the Night by: Wendy Walker

July 2017

  1. Hello, Sunshine by: Laura Dave
  2. The Graybar Hotel: Stories by: Curtis Dawkins
  3. Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by: Gail Honeyman
  4. Beartown by: Fredrik Backman
  5. The Life-Changing Magic of Not Giving a F*ck: How to Stop Spending Time You Don’t Have with People You Don’t Like Doing Things You Don’t Want to Do by: Sarah Knight
  6. Fitness Junkie by: Lucy Sykes & Jo Piazza
  7. Eden by: Jeanne McWilliams Blasberg
  8. Milk and Honey by: Rupi Kaur
  9. Moonglow by: Michael Chabon
  10. Final Girls by: Riley Sager
  11. The Bright Hour: A Memoir of Living and Dying by Nina Riggs
  12. Our Short History by: Lauren Grodstein
  13. Young Jane Young by: Gabrielle Zevin
  14. This Life I Live by: Rory Feek
  15. The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by: Taylor Jenkins Reid

June 2017

  1. The Patriots by: Sana Krasikov
  2. The Thirteenth Tale by: Diane Setterfield
  3. Salt Houses by: Hala Alyan
  4. The Woman in Cabin 10 by: Ruth Ware
  5. We Should All Be Feminists by: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  6. The Rules Do Not Apply by: Ariel Levy
  7. The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit by: Micheal Finkel
  8. Dreamland Burning by: Jennifer Latham
  9. November 9 by: Colleen Hoover
  10. Ginny Moon by: Benjamin Ludwig
  11. Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by: Trevor Noah
  12. The Dry by: Jane Harper
  13. Be Frank With Me by: Julia Claiborne Johnson
  14. The Girl With the Lower Back Tattoo by: Amy Schumer
  15. Imagine Me Gone by: Adam Haslett

May 2017

  1. The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley: A Novel by: Hannah Tinti
  2. Hourglass: Time, Memory, Marriage by: Dani Shapiro
  3. The Love Interest by: Cale Dietrich
  4. The Secret History by: Donna Tartt
  5. Tears I Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America by: Michael Eric Dyson
  6. Brown Girl Dreaming by: Jacquelin Woodson
  7. All the Missing Girls by: Megan Miranda

April 2017

  1. Chasing Slow: Courage to Journey Off the Beaten Path by: Erin Loechner
  2. The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck by: Mark Manson
  3. The Storied Life of AJ Fikry by: Gabrielle Zevin
  4. News of the World by: Paulette Jiles
  5. Hag-seed by: Margaret Atwood
  6. Today Will Be Different by: Maria Semple
  7. The Handmaid’s Tale by: Margaret Atwood
  8. Tools of Titans: The Tactics, Routines, and Habits of Billionaires, Icons, and World-Class Performers by: Timothy Ferriss
  9. Behind Her Eyes by: Sarah Pinborough
  10. A Long Way Home by: Saroo Brierley
  11. This Is How It Always Is by: Laurie Frankel
  12. The Best We Could Do by: Thi Bui
  13. American War by: Omar El Akkad
  14. Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life by: Anne Lamott
  15. One Day We’ll All Be Dead and None of This Will Matter by: Scaachi Koul
  16. The Nix by: Nathan Hill

 March 2017

  1. Swimming Lessons by: Claire Fuller
  2. Bad Feminist: Essays by: Roxane Gay
  3. The Wonder by: Emma Donoghue
  4. Marlena by: Julie Buntin
  5. Exit West by: Mohsin Hamid
  6. Lincoln in the Bardo by: George Saunders
  7. The Hate U Give by: Angie Thomas
  8. The Hormone Reset Diet: Heal Your Metabolism to Lose Up to 15 Pounds in 21 Days by: Sara Gottfried

February 2017

  1. Homegoing by: Yaa Gyasi
  2. Commonwealth by: Ann Patchett
  3. The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe by: C.S. Lewis
  4. Things We Wish Were True by: Marybeth Mayhew Whalen
  5. Lilac Girls by: Martha Hall Kelly
  6. The Warden’s Daughter by: Jerry Spinelli
  7. The Magician’s Nephew by: C.S. Lewis
  8. A Man Called Ove by: Fredrik Backman

January 2017

  1. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by: J.K. Rowling
  2. Hamilton: The Revolution by: Lin-Manuel Miranda & Jeremy McCarter
  3. A Gentleman in Moscow by: Amor Towles
  4. The Road Back to You: An Enneagram Journey to Self-Discovery by: Ian Morgan Cron & Suzanne Stabile
  5. Harry Potter and The Deathly Hollows by: J.K. Rowling
  6. Dark Matter by: Blake Crouch
  7. Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by: Matthew Desmond
  8. The Vegetarian by: Kang Han
  9. A Mother’s Reckoning: Living in the Aftermath of Tragedy by: Sue Klebold
  10. The One-in-a-Million Boy by: Monica Wood
  11. Swing Time by: Zadie Smith