Updated October 2016

 

WHAT I’M CURRENTLY READING & RE-READING

 

The Hidden Life of Trees, Peter Wohlleben, non-fiction

Otherwise Unseeable, Betsy Sholl, poetry

Landmarks, Robert MacFarlane, non-fiction

The Evidence Against Her, Robb Forman Dew, novel

The Abundance, Annie Dillard, essays

Citizen, Claudia Rankine, poetry

The Folded Clock, Heidi Julavits, non-fiction

Falling to Earth, Kate Southwood, novel

 

 

WHAT I RECENTLY READ

 

The Sympathizer, Viet Thanh Nguyen, novel

Our Souls at Night, Kent Haruf, novel

Grief is the Thing with Feathers, Max Porter, novel

The Iceberg, Marion Coutts, memoir

Endurance, Alfred Lansing, non-fiction

The Door, Magda Szabo, novel

When Breath Becomes Air, Paul Kalanithi, memoir

A Little Life, Hanya Yanagihara, novel

Fates and Furies, Lauren Groff, novel

The Art of Memoir, Mary Karr, non-fiction

Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End, Atul Gawande, non-fiction

Book of Hours, Kevin Young, poetry

Cutting for Stone, Abraham Verghese, novel

The Way We Weren’t, Jill Talbot, memoir

 

 

WHAT I’M PLANNING TO READ NEXT

 

The Givenness of Things, Marilynne Robinson, essays

River of Time: A Memoir of Vietnam and Cambodia, Jon Swain, memoir

Dispatches, Michael Herr, non-fiction

My Name is Lucy Barton, Elizabeth Strout, novel

Here I Am, Jonathan Safran Foer

Ordinary Light, Tracy K. Smith, memoir

Station Eleven, Emily St. John, novel

Ongoingness: The End of a Diary, Sarah Magnuson, non-fiction

Loitering, Charles d’Ambrosio, essays

The Earth is not Flat, Katherine Coles, poetry