Reading List for 2017

  1. The Sea, The Sea, Iris Murdoch (continued from 2016)
  2. Beloved, Toni Morrison (reread)
  3. Ragtime, E.L. Doctorow (reread)
  4. The Handmaid’s Tale, Margaret Atwood (reread)
  5. The Stones of Florence, Mary McCarthy
  6. Austerlitz, W.G. Sebald (reread)
  7. Ill Will, Dan Chaon
  8. Housekeeping, Marilynne Robinson (reread)
  9. The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, Junot Diaz (reread)
  10. 10:04, Ben Lerner (reread)
  11. Sudden Death, Alvaro Enrique
  12. Revenge, Yoko Ogawa (reread)
  13. The Fall Guy, James Ladsun
  14. How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia, Moshin Hamid (reread)
  15. The Light in the Piazza and Other Italian Tales, Elizabeth Spencer
  16. Bittersweet, Miranda Beverly-Whittemore
  17. The Skin, Curzio Malaparte
  18. The Mind of Winter, Laura Kasischke
  19. The Great Derangement, Amitov Gosh
  20. The Regional Office is Under Attack!, Manuel Gonzalez
  21. Broken River, J. Robert Lennon
  22. American War, Omar El Akkad
  23. The Redemption of Galen Pike, Carys Davies
  24. Misadventure, Nicholas Grider
  25. The Changeling, Victor Lavalle
  26. Square Inch Hours, Sherod Santos
  27. Florence in Ecstasy, Jessie Chaffee
  28. We Others, Steven Millhauser
  29. The Two Faces of January, Patricia Highsmith
  30. Who is Rich? Matthew Klam
  31. Less, Andrew Sean Greer
  32. The Ocean at the End of the Lane, Neil Gaiman
  33. You Should Have Left, Daniel Kehlmann
  34. Ripley Underground, Patricia Highsmith
  35. The Grip of It, Jac Jemc
  36. Out in the Open, Jesus Carrasco
  37. Territorial Rights, Muriel Spark
  38. A Journal of the Plague Year, Daniel DeFoe
  39. Here Is Where We Meet, John Berger
  40. Watermark: An Essay on Venice, Joseph Brodsky
  41. The Dark, Dark, Samantha Hunt
  42. The Lighthouse, Alison Moore
  43. The City of Florence, RWB Lewis
  44. Night Thoughts, Wallace Shawn
  45. Everything I Don’t Remember, Jonas Hassen Khemiri
  46. Dunbar, Edward St. Aubyn
  47. Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep, Philip K. Dick
  48. White Dialogues, Bennett Sims
  49. Death and the Seashore, Alison Moore
  50. Transit, Rachel Cusk
  51. New People, Danzy Senna
  52. Manhattan Beach, Jennifer Egan
  53. Between the World and Me, Ta-Nehisi Coates
  54. Smile, Roddy Doyle
  55. The Last Days of New Paris, China Mieville
  56. Guesswork, Martha Cooley
  57. The Foxes Come at Night, Cees Nooteboom
  58. The Power, Naomi Alderman
  59. Every Third Thought, John Barth
  60. The Ninth Hour, Alice McDermott