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From Hillsboro, Oregon USA
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"Perhaps there is some secret sort of homing instinct in books that brings them to their perfect readers."


Reading Now
Tangerine by Christine Mangan (audio)
My Squirrel Days by Ellie Kemper
The Care and Feeding of Ravenously Hungry Girls by Anissa Gray

Read in 2019
Convenience Store Woman by Sayaka Murata
Don't Wake Up by Liz Lawler
Gumballs by Erin Nations
The Merry Spinster by Mallory Ortberg
So Lucky by Nicola Griffith
Circe by Madeline Miller (audio)
Born a Crime by Treavor Noah (audio)
Theft by Finding: Diaries 1977-2002 by David Sedaris (audio)
Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
Hazards of Time Travel by Joyce Carol Oates
Clock Dance by Anne Tyler
There There by Tommy Orange
Taking Turns: Stories from HIV/AIDS Care Unit 371 by MK Czerwiec
Educated by Tara Westover (audio)
The Witch Elm by Tana French
Natural Causes: Natural Causes: An Epidemic of Wellness, the Certainty of Dying, and Killing Ourselves to Live Longer by Barbara Ehrenreich (audio)
First Year Out: A Transition Story by Sabrina Symington
The Library Book by Susan Orlean
Woman World by Aminder Dhaliwal
Dread Nation by Justina Ireland (audio)
The Witch Boy by Molly Knox Ostertag
How to Change Your Mind: What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About Consciousness, Dying Addiction, Depression, and Transcendence by Michael Pollan
About Betty's Boob by Vero Cazot and Julie Rocheleau
The History of Seven Killings by Marlon James (audio)
The Lady From the Black Lagoon by Mallory O'Meara (audio)
Once Upon a River by Diane Setterfield
Asymmetry by Lisa Halliday (audio)
The Dreamers by Karen Thompson Walker
Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichi (audio)
Something in the Water by Catherine Steadman
Supermarket by Bobby Hall
Maeve in America by Maeve Higgins (audio, read by the author!)
Hunger: A Memoir of My Body by Roxanne Gay (audio)
Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys
The Perfect Nanny by Leila Slimani

Read in 2018
An American Marriage by Tayari Jones
Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty
What Remains of Me by Alison Gaylin
Artemis by Andy Weir
From Here to Eternity by Caitlin Doughty
My Name is Venus Black by Heather Lloyd
Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult
Feel Free by Zadie Smith
The Lying Game by Ruth Ware
Some Luck by Jane Smiley
Origin by Dan Brown
Into the Water by Paula Hawkins
Red Clocks by Leni Zumas
Sourdough by Robin Sloan
Young Jane Young by Gabrielle Zevin
The Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn
Alternate Side by Anna Quindlen
Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil deGrasse Tyson
Goodbye, Vitamin by Rachel Khong
Watch the Girls by Jennifer Wolfe
The Beauty Suit by Lauren Shields
The Child Finder by Rene Denfeld
Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
X by Chuck Klosterman
An Absolutely Remarkable Thing by Hank Green
I'm Thinking of Ending Things by Iain Reid
The Rules of Magic by Alice Hoffman
Elevation by Stephen King
The Killing Forest by Sarah Blaedel
Reincarnation Blues by Michael Poore

Read in 2017
The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula Le Guin
Glow Kids: How Screen Addiction is Hijacking Our Kids - And How to Break the Trance by Nicholas Kardaras, PhD.
Tomboy by Liz Prince
Heart and Brain by Seluk
Girl Trouble by Kerry Cohen
The Road to Little Dribbling by Bill Bryson
I'll Take You There by Wally Lamb
What She Knew by Gilly Macmillan
A Cure for Suicide by Jesse Ball
All Our Wrong Todays by Elan Mastai
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
The Heart of Henry Quantum by Pepper Harding
Harmony by Carolyn Parkhurst
The Atomic Weight of Love by Elizabeth J. Church
The Human Superorganism: How the Microbiome is Revolutionalizing the Pursuit of a Healthy Life by Rodney Dietert
Little Failure by Gary Shteyngart
Faithful by Alice Hoffman
Eleanor by Jason Gurley
Boy Erased by Garrard Conley
The Humans by Matt Haig
The Sellout by Paul Beatty
American Heiress: The Wild Saga of the Kidnapping, Crimes, and Trial of Patty Hearst by Jeffrey Toobin
The Red Car by Marcy Dermansky
The Night Ocean by Paul La Farge
The Totally Unscientific Study of the Search for Human Happiness by Paula Poundstone
Since We Fell by Dennis Lehane
Here and Gone by Haylen Beck
The Blondes by Emily Schultz
Not A Sound by Heather Gudenkauf
The People We Hate at the Wedding by Grant Ginder
Less by Andrew Sean Greer
Just Life by Neil Abramson
Furiously Happy by Jenny Lawson
The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson
Hyperbole and a Half by Allie Brosh
My Absolute Darling by Gabriel Tallent
Drinking in America by Susan Cheever
The Best Kind of People by Zoe Whittall
Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: Stories from the Crematory by Caitlin Doughty
The Tresspasser by Tana French
Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore by Matthew Sullivan
Shrill by Lindy West
The Feed by Nick Clark Windo
Hap and Hazard and the End of the World by Diane DeSanders
Killers of the Flower Moon by David Gann
Silhouette of a Sparrow by Molly Beth Griffin
Invisible Beasts and Where to Find Them by Sharona Muir
Your Perfect Right by Robert Alberti and Michael Emmons
Best. State. Ever.: A Florida Man Defends His Homeland by Dave Barry
Oh Florida by Craig Pittman

Read in 2016
7 Kinds of Smart by Thomas Armstrong
Avenue of Mysteries by John Irving
The Tsar of Love and Techno by Anthony Marra
Why We Buy by Paco Underhill
Timequake by Kurt Vonnegut
God Help the Child by Tony Morrison
The Good Girl by Mary Kubica
The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins
Mother Bruce by Ryan T. Higgins
My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante
Hyperbole and a Half by Allie Brosh
The Story of a New Name by Elena Ferrante
Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay by Elena Ferrante
The Story of the Lost Child by Elena Ferrante
Between You & Me: Confessions of a Comma Queen by Mary Norris
Yellow Crocus by Laila Ibrahim
Dark Matter by Blake Crouch
Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? by Mindy Kaling
Miller's Valley by Anna Quindlen
Concussion by Jeanne Marie Laskas
Attachments by Rainbow Rowell
The Affinities by Robert Charles Wilson
Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl by Carrie Brownstein
Hidden Bodies by Caroline Kepnes
The Triumph of Seeds: How Grains, Nuts, Kernels, Pulses, and Pips Conquered the Plant Kingdom and Shaped Human History by Thor Hanson
But Enough About You: Essays by Christopher Buckley (audio)
I See You Made an Effort by Annabelle Gurwitch (audio)
But What If We're Wrong? by Chuck Klosterman
Eileen by Ottessa Moshfegh
Atlantic by Simon Winchester (audio, read by Simon Winchester)
Lab Girl by Hope Jahren
Born Standing Up by Steve Martin (audio, read by Steve Martin!)
The Invoice by Jonas Karlsson
Dear Mr. M by Herman Koch
The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware
The Paying Guests by Sarah Waters (audio)
Trigger Warning by Neil Gaiman (audio, read by Neil Gaiman!)
Commonwealth by Ann Patchett
Andromeda Strain by Michael Crichton
Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk
The Devil's Teeth by Susan Casey
Cat's Cradle by Kurt Vonnegut
The Marriage of Opposites by Alice Hoffman
Frog Music by Emma Donoghue
Working Stiff by Judy Melineck
The Stolen Child by Lisa Carey
Woman No. 17 by Eden Lepucki
When to Rob a Bank by Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner

Read in 2015
Watership Down by Richard Adams
Show Your Work by Austin Kelon
Not My Father's Son by Alan Cumming
The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo
California by Edan Lepucki
Proof: The Science of Booze by Adam Rogers
The Word Exchange by Alena Graedon
A Matter of Breeding by Michael Brandow
Dept of Speculation by Jenny Offill
The Sasquatch Hunter's Almanac by Sharma Shields
The People in the Trees by Hanya Yanagihara
Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline
Kinder Than Solitude by Yiyun Li
The Silent Wife by A.S.A. Harrison
Her by Harriet Lane
Postcards from a Dead Girl by Kirk Farber
I'll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson
The Steady Running of the Hour by Justin Go
The Girl With All the Gifts by M.R. Carey
The Fever by Megan Abbott
The Next Queen of Heaven by Gregory Maguire
Love's Promises by Martha M. Ertman
All My Puny Sorrows by Miriam Toews
The Days of Abandonment by Elena Ferrante
Live Right and Find Happiness (Although Beer is Much Faster) by Dave Barry
My Sunshine Away by M.O. Walsh
Still Alice by Lisa Genova
We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Second Life by S.J. Watson
The Tale of the Dueling Neurosurgeons by Sam Kean
Language Arts by Stephanie Kallos
Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee
A Dirty Job by Christopher Moore
A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson
The Novel Habits of Happiness by Alexander McCall Smith
A Constellation of Vital Phenomena by Anthony Marra
They Eat Puppies, Don't They? by Christopher Buckley
Armada by Ernest Cline
Secondhand Souls by Christopher Moore
You by Caroline Kepnes
There is No Us Without You by Suki Kim
In a Dark Dark Wood by Ruth Ware
The Grownup by Gillian Flynn
The Book of Speculation by Erika Swyler
Pacific by Simon Winchester
Mother Bruce by Ryan T. Higgins
Wool by Hugh Howey
The First Bad Man: A Novel by Miranda July
On Cats by Charles Bukowski
If at Birth You Don't Succeed by Zach Anner

Read in 2014
The Secret History by Donna Tartt
How to be a Woman by Caitlin Moran
Dragnet Nation by Julia Angwin
Oxygen by Carol Cassella
Apologize, Apologize by Elizabeth Kelly
Proof of Heaven by Eben Alexander, M.D.
The Kitchen House by Kathleen Grissom
When You Are Engulfed in Flames by David Sedaris
An Unnecessary Woman by Rabih Alameddine
The Martian by Andy Weir
The Reason I Jump by Naoki Higashida
Gemini by Carol Cassella
The Little Friend by Donna Tartt
Reconstructing Amelia by Kimberly McCreight
Remember Me Like This by Bret Anthony Johnston
Curly Girl by Lorraine Massey
Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout
Boy, Snow, Bird by Helen Oyeyemi
To Sell is Human by Daniel Pink
Casebook by Mona Simpson
A Guide for the Perplexed by Dara Horn
Bark by Lorrie Moore
The Family Fang by Kevin Wilson
Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell
Flash Boys by Michael Lewis
Summer House with Swimming Pool by Herman Koch
Ruby by Cynthia Bond
The Snow Queen by Michael Cunningham
The Space Between Us by Thrity Umrigar
A Land More Kind Than Home by Wiley Cash
The Empathy Exams by Leslie Jamison
We Are Called to Rise by Laura McBride
The Farm by Tom Rob Smith
The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin
Landline by Rainbow Rowell
Cant' We Talk About Something More Pleasant? by Roz Chast
You Should Have Known by Jean Hanff Korelitz
Lucky Us by Amy Bloom
Little Mercies by Heather Gudenkauf
To Die For by Joyce Maynard
This Is The Story of a Happy Marriage by Ann Patchett
Old Man's War by John Scalzi
To Rise Again at a Decent Hour Joshua Ferris
Egg and Spoon Gregory Maguire
The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion
Goodnight, June by Sarah Jio
Delancey by Molly Wizenberg
Lock In by John Scalzi
Hyperbole and a Half by Allie Bosch
Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng
Delicious! by Ruth Reichl
Habibi by Craig Thompson
Geek Love by Katherine Dunne
One Step Too Far by Tina Seskis
Revival by Stephen King
The Circle by Dave Eggers
Case Histories by Kate Atkinson
Macanudo 01 by Ricardo Liniers Siri
Leaving Time Jodi Picoult
Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel
The Visible Man by Chuck Klosterman

Read in 2013
Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk by Ben Fountain
Thy Neighbor by Norah Vincent
You Want Me to What? by Nancy Lang
The Twelve Tribes of Hattie by Ayana Mathis
Anne and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins
The Green Boat by Mary Pipher
Jujitsu Rabbi and the Godless Blonde by Rebecca Dana
The Comfort of Lies by Randy Susan Meyers
Death of Bees by Lisa O'Donnell
Calling Dr. Laura By Nicole J. Georges
A Simple Plan by Scott Smith
The Household Guide to Dying by Debra Adelaide
Following Josh by Dave Norman
The Tender Bar by J.R. Moehringer
Autobiography of Us by Aria Beth Sloss
11/22/63 by Stephen King
Limbus, Inc. by Anne C. Petty
Unsaid by Neil Abramson
Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
Life After Life by Kate Atkinson
State of Wonder by Ann Patchett
Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter
A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki
Close My Eyes by Sophie McKenzie
Inferno by Dan Brown
And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini
Memoirs of an Imaginary Friend by Matthew Dicks
The Believers by Zoe Heller
Let's Explore Diabetes With Owls by David Sedaris
The Ocean at the End of the Lane Neil Gaiman
Under the Dome by Stephen King (audio)
Enon by Paul Harding
The Possibility Dogs by Susannah Charleson
Honolulu by Alan Brennert
Sahara by Michael Palin (audio)
Songs of Willow Frost by Jamie Ford
People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks (audio)
Little Witch Anna Elizabeth Bennett
Wonder by R.J. Palacio
One Last Thing Before I Go by Jonathan Tropper
Sisterland by Curtis Sittenfeld
Where'd You Go, Bernadette? by Maria Semple (audio)
Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald by Therese Anne Fowler
Night Film by Marisha Pessl
How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia by Mohsin Hamid
Wild by Cheryl Strayed
Tomorrow There Will Be Apricots by Jessica Soffer
The Lifeboat by Charlotte Rogan (audio)
Ghost Man by Roger Hobbs
The Ocean at the End of the Lane (audio) written and read by Neil Gaiman
Rodeo in Joliet by Glenn Rockowitz
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
The Dinner by Herman Koch
Spontaneous Happiness by Andrew Weil (audio, read by the author)
Stitches by Anne Lamott
The Unchangeable Spots of Leopards by Kristopher Jansma
419 by Will Ferguson
Me Before You by Jo Jo Moyes
The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
The Newlyweds by Nell Freudenberger
Bellman and Black by Diane Setterfield
Unmentionables by Laurie Loewenstein
We Are Water by Wally Lamb
Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole (audio)
Why Are You So Sad? by Jason Porter

Read in 2012:
Extra Virginity by Tom Mueller
The Translation of the Bones by Francesca Kay
Anthropology of an American Girl by Hilary Thayer Hamann
Defending Jacob by William Landay
Man Seeks God by Eric Weiner
The Sensualist by Barbara Hodgson
The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
Losing Clementine by Ashley Ream
The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck (audio)
Primacy by J.E. Fishman
The Girl Who Fell From the Sky by Heidi Durrow
The Hours by Michael Cunningham
Drop Dead Healthy by AJ Jacobs
Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake by Anna Quindlen
In One Person by John Irving
The Anatomist's Apprentice by Tessa Harris
Some Assembly Required by Anne and Sam Lamott (audio)
The Age of Miracles by Karen Thompson Walker
The Paris Wife by Paula McLain
A Million Miles in a Thousand Years by Donald Miller
The Plaza by Guillermo Paxton
I Am the Cheese by Robert Cormier
Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver
Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
Redshirts by John Scalzi
The Prospect of My Arrival by Dwight Okita
Are You My Mother? by Allison Bechdel
Alif the Unseen by G. Willow Wilson
The Virgin of Small Plains by Nancy Pickard
The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman
Alex and Me by Irene Pepperberg
Beauty Queens by Libba Bray
Tell the Wolves I'm Home by Carol Rifka Brunt
Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn
The Hour I First Believed by Wally Lamb
Paper Towns by John Green
A Million Heavens by John Brandon
Son by Lois Lowry
Mr. Penumbra's 24 Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan
Dark Places by Gillian Flynn
The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky
The LIkeness by Tana French
If I Stay by Gayle Forman
The Twelve by Justin Cronin
The Death of Sweet Mister By Daniel Woodrell
The Aviator's Wife by Melanie Benjamin
Sex, Lies, and Handwriting by Michelle Dresbold
The Dog Stars by Peter Heller
Gift from the Sea by Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Read in 2011:
The Lover's Dictionary by David Levithan
Incendiary by Chris Cleave
The Absent Traveler by Randall DeVallance
Bloodroot by Amy Greene
Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother by Amy Chua
Chocolate Wars by Deborah Cadbury (yes, THAT Cadbury!)
Annabel by Kathleen Winter
Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit by Jeanette Winterson
Delirious by Daniel Palmer
Blood, Bones, and Butter by Gabrielle Hamilton
Unfamiliar Fishes by Sarah Vowell
Swamplandia! by Karen Russell
Heads You Lose by Lisa Lutz and David Hayward
P.S. I Love You by Cecilia Ahern
Shadow Tag by Louise Erddrich
Major Pettigrew's Last Stand by Helen Simpson
Among the Missing by Dan Chaon
Mennonite in a Little Black Dress by Rhoda Janzen
The Poisoner's Handbook by Deborah Blum
Needful Things by Stephen King
Bossypants by Tina Fey
A Visit From the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan
Await Your Reply by Dan Chaon
The Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie
Turn of Mind by Alice LaPlante
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
When God Was a Rabbit by Sarah Winman
Contented Dementia by Oliver James
Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
Big Girl Small by Rachel DeWoskin
Before I Go to Sleep by S.J. Watson
The Weight of Silence by Heather Gudenkauf
Domestic Violets by Matthew Norman
Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman
Alone Together by Sherry Turkle
Rin Tin Tin: The Life and the Legend by Susan Orlean
The Leftovers by Tom Perrotta
The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern
Moonlight on Linoleum by Terry Helwig
Seriously...I'm Kidding by Ellen Degeneres
Musicophilia by Oliver Sacks
Gun, with Occasional Music by Jonathan Lethem
Skippy Dies by Paul Murray
The Prank by Adam Black
Buddha in the Attic by Julie Otsuka
In the Woods by Tana French
Toast by Nigel Slater
Laura Rider's Masterpiece by Jane Hamilton
War Horse by Michael Morpurgo
City of Thieves by David Benioff
Aftertaste by Meredith Mileti
Translation of the Bones by Francesca Kay

Read in 2010:
The Murderer's Daughters by Randy Susan Meyers
The Last Chinese Chef by Nicole Mones
The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
Even the Dogs by Jon McGregor
Cowboy and Wills by Monica Holloway
Changing My Mind by Zadie Smith
Eternal on the Water by Joseph Monninger
One Amazing Thing by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
Secrets of Eden by Chris Bohjalian
The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz
Impatient With Desire by Gabrielle Burton
Imperfect Endings by Zoe Fitzgerald Carter
Tweak by Nic Sheff
Mathilda Savitch by Victor Lodato
I Want to be Left Behind by Brenda Peterson
I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith
Divine Misfortune by A. Lee Martinez
Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery
The Map of True Places by Brunonia Barry
Making Rounds with Oscar by David Dosa
Every Last One by Anna Quindlen
Interred With Their Bones by Jennifer Lee Carrell
A Reliable Wife by Robert Goolrick
The Scent of Rain and Lightning by Nancy Pickard
Scent of the Missing by Susannah Charleson
Broken Glass Park by Alina Bronsky
Will Grayson Will Grayson by John Green and David Levithan
Tipping the Velvet by Sarah Waters
The Things That Keep Us Here by Carla Buckley
The House of Tomorrow by Peter Bognanni
The Passage by Justin Cronin
Tinkers by Paul Harding
The Book of Lost Things by John Connolly
I'm Sorry You Feel That Way by Diana Joseph
Tender at the Bone by Ruth Reichl
Unfinished Business by Lee Kravitz
The Magicians by Lev Grossman
One Good Dog by Susan Wilson
Super Sad True Love Story by Gary Shteyngart
Drinking: A Love Story by Caroline Knapp
Through a Dog's Eyes by Jennifer Arnold
The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison
A Fierce Radiance by Lauren Belfer
The Bucolic Plague by Josh Kilmer-Purcell
The Stars My Destination by Alfred Bester
The Nimrod Flip Out by Etgar Keret
John Dies at the End by David Wong
Freedom by Jonathan Franzen
I Thought You Were Dead by Pete Nelson
Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk by David Sedaris
Room by Emma Donoghue
The Wave by Susan Casey
The Nobodies Album by Carolyn Parkhurst
At Home by Bill Bryson
Salamander by Thomas Wharton
Moonlight in Odessa by Janet Skeslien Charles
Mark Twain's Autobiography
The Middle Place by Kelly Corrigan
Daring to Eat a Peach by Joseph Zeppetello
Left Neglected by Lisa Genova
Alberic the Wise by Norton Juster
The Interrogative Mood by Padgett Powell
The Shadow Catcher by Marianne Wiggins




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