Books Read

2013:
Red Sky In Morning - Paul Lynch
Annihilation - Jeff Vandermeer
All the Light We Cannot See - Anthony Doerr
The Goldfinch - Donna Tartt
Love & Terror on the Howling Plains of Nowhere - Poe Ballantine
Doctor Sleep - Stephen King
The Hundred Brothers - Donald Antrim
The Last Animal - Abby Geni
Countdown - Alan Weisman
The Circle - Dave Eggers
The Professor of Truth - James Robertson
The Double - George Pelecanos
The Maid's Version - Daniel Woodrell
At the Bottom of Everything - Ben Dolnick
The Isle of Youth - Laura Van Den Berg
The Rathbones - Janice Clark
Night Film - Marisha Pessl
The Tilted World - Tom Franklin & Beth Ann Fennelly
Light of the World - James Lee Burke
The Ocean at the End of the Lane - Neil Gaiman
The Informers - Juan Gabriel Vásquez
The Night Guest - Fiona McFarlane
The Blue Fox - Sjón
All That Is - James Salter
Gulp - Mary Roach
Odds Against Tomorrow - Nathaniel RichBabayaga - Toby Barlow
How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia - Mohsin Hamid
A Man Without Breath - Philip Kerr
The Unchangeable Spots of Leopards - Kristopher Janska
The Whispering Muse - Sjón
The Son - Philipp Meyer
Tenth of December - George Saunders
Return to Oakpine - Ron Carlson
A Constellation of Vital Phenomena - Anthony Marra
Clockers - Richard Price

Quitsville:
Communion Town - Sam Thompson
The Martian - Andy Weir

At Night We Walk in Circles - Daniel Alarcón
& Sons - David Gilbert
Transatlantic - Colum McCann
Open City - Teju Cole

Unfinished:
Dark Lies the Island - Kevin Barry
The Peripatetic Coffin - Ethan Rutherford
I Want to Show You More - Jamie Quatro
On the Map - Simon Garfield
Last Ape Standing - Chip Walter
My Heart is an Idiot - Davy Rothbart
The Miniature Wife & Other Stories - Manuel Gonzales

2012 Reads:
The Round House - Louise Erdrich
My Beloved Brontosaurus - Brian Switek
How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe - Charles Yu
Your House Is On Fire, Your Children All Gone - Stefan Kiesbye
Vampires in the Lemon Grove - Karen Russell
The Yellow Birds - Kevin Powers
Donnybrook - Frank Bill
Flimsy Little Plastic Miracles - Ron Currie
Seven Houses in France - Bernardo Atxaga
This Is How You Lose Her - Junot Diaz
Panorama City - Antoine Wilson
Istanbul Passage - Joseph Kanon
Me, Who Dove Into the Heart of the World - Sabina Berman
Walking the Amazon - Ed Stafford
Creole Belle - James Lee Burke
The Dog Stars - Peter Heller (twice)
The Prisoner of Heaven - Carlos Ruiz Zafón
A Million Heavens - John Brandon
Lonesome Animals - Bruce Holbert
The Outlaw Album: Stories - Daniel Woodrell
Talulla Rising - Glen Duncan
Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore - Robin Sloan
May We Be Forgiven - A.M. Homes
Amped - Daniel H. Wilson
The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet - David Mitchell
The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving - Jonathan Evison
Black Swan Green - David Mitchell
Cloud Atlas - David Mitchell (twice)
Number9Dream - David Mitchell
Ghostwritten - David Mitchell
A Sense of Direction - Gideon Lewis-Kraus
Winter's Bone - Daniel Woodrell
Battleborn - Claire Vayn Watkins
Prague Fatale - Philip Kerr
St. Lucy's Home For Girls Raised By Wolves - Karen Russell
City of Bohane - Kevin Barry
An American Spy - Olen Steinhauer
Things That Are - Amy Leach
Beautiful Ruins - Jess Walter
What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank - Nathan Englander
The Coldest Night - Robert Olmstead
A Hole in the Ground Owned by a Liar - Daniel Pyne
The O'Briens - Peter Behrens
Kismet - Jakob Arjouni
Swell - Corwin Ericson

Quitsville:
Telegraph Avenue - Michael Chabon 
Open City - Teju Colen
John Saturnall's Feast - Lawrence Norfolk
Four New Messages - Joshua Cohen
The Bartender's Tale - Ivan Doig

Unfinished:
Moby Dick - Herman Melville 
Swamplandia! - Karen Russell  
Boxer Beetle - Ned Beauman
Wonderstruck - Brian Selznick  
The Leopard - Jo Nesbø
Last Man in Tower - Aravind Adiga  
The Sense of An Ending - Julian Barnes
Jamrach's Menagerie - Carol Birch
A Wild Surge of Guilty Passion - Ron Hanson  
Crimes in Southern Indiana - Frank Bill
The Cut - George Pelecanos
Galore - Michael Crummey
Outer Dark - Cormac McCarthy
The Last Werewolf - Glen Duncan
The Baseball Codes - Jason Turbow
Robopocalypse - Daniel H. Wilson 
Nazareth, North Dakota - Tommy Zurhellen  
The Snowman - Jo Nesbø  
A Visit From the Goon Squad - Jennifer Egan  
Kraken - Wendy Williams  
The Free World - David Bezmozgis  
Rules of Civility - Amor Towles  
Field Gray - Philip Kerr  
We, the Drowned - Carsten Jensen
Poachers: Stories - Tom Franklin  
The Wake of Forgiveness - Bruce Machart  
The Tiger's Wife - Téa Obreht  
The Ghosts of Belfast - Stuart Neville  
West of Here - Jonathan Evison  
Just Kids - Patti Smith

Quitsville:
1Q84 - Haruki Murakami
Utu - Caryl Férey
Reamde - Neal Stephenson
River of Smoke - Amitav Ghosh
Demon Fish - Juliet Eilperin
A Moment in the Sun - John Sayles
The Killer is Dying - James Sallis
I tell myself I'm still reading Augustus - Anthony Everitt   
 
2010:

The Troubled Man - Henning Mankell
The Shadow of What We Were - Luis Sepúlveda
Sunset Park - Paul Auster
Life - Keith Richards
Crossers - Philip Caputo
The Mystic Arts of Erasing All Signs of Death - Charlie Huston
London Boulevard - Ken Bruen
The Moviegoer - Walker Percy
Pirates of the Levant - Arturo Pérez-Reverte
Great House - Nicole Krauss
Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter - Tom Franklin
Model Home - Eric Puchner
The Unnatural History of Cypress Parish - Elise Blackwell
Citrus County - John Brandon
The Wave - Susan Casey
Freedom - Jonathan Franzen
Far Bright Star - Robert Olmstead
Panopticon - David Bajo
Bandit Love - Massimo Carlotto
The Tiger - John Vaillant
Super Sad True Love Story - Gary Shteyngart
The Devil - Ken Bruen
Savages - Don Winslow
The Glass Rainbow - James Lee Burke
War - Sebastian Junger
The Black Minutes - Martín Solares
American Rust - Philipp Meyer
Holy Water - James P. Othmer
Memory Wall: Stories - Anthony Doerr
The Mexican Tree Duck - James Crumley
Matterhorn - Karl Marlantes
Ilustrado - Miguel Syjuco
The Whale - Philip Hoare
Our Story Begins: Stories - Tobias Wolff
Blind Descent - James M. Tabor
The Routes of Man - Ted Conover
The Death of Jim Loney - James Welch
The Nearest Exit - Olen Steinhauer
Beatrice and Virgil - Yann Martel
Truth - Peter Temple
Zulu - Caryl Férey
The Devil & Sherlock Holmes - David Grann
Point Omega - Don DeLillo
Already Dead: A California Gothic - Denis Johnson
Tuna: Love, Death, & Mercury - Richard Ellis
The Good Son - Russel D. McLean
A Moveable Feast - Ernest Hemingway

2009:
Let the Great World Spin - Colum McCann 
The Farmer's Daughter - Jim Harrison 
Fools Crow - James Welch 
The Thousand Autumns of Jacob De Zoet - David Mitchell 
Tower - Ken Bruen & Reed Farrel Coleman 
If the Dead Rise Not - Philip Kerr 
Eating Animals - Jonathan Safran Foer 
No More Heroes - Ray Banks 
Doors Open - Ian Rankin 
Jesus' Son: Stories - Denis Johnson 
Winter in the Blood - James Welch 
The Godfather of Kathmandu - John Burdett 
The Library at Night - Alberto Manguel 
The Financial Lives of the Poets - Jess Walter 
The Kingdom of Ohio - Matthew Flaming 
The Lost Painting - Jonathan Harr 
The Cavalier in the Yellow Doublet - Arturo Perez-Reverte 
The Devil's Star - Jo Nesbo 
Summertime - J.M. Coetzee 
Zeitoun - Dave Eggers 
Homer & Langley - E.L. Doctorow 
The Coffee Trader - David Liss
This Is Where I Leave You - Jonathan Tropper 
The Year of the Flood - Margaret Atwood 
Inherent Vice - Thomas Pynchon 
Invisible - Paul Auster 
Poisonville - Massimo Carlotto & Marco Videtta 
Rain Gods - James Lee Burke 
God Is Dead - Ron Currie, Jr. 
Between the Assassinations - Aravind Adiga 
Seven-Tenths - James Hamilton-Paterson 
The Goodbye Kiss - Massimo Carlotto 
Chronic City - Jonathan Lethem 
Await Your Reply - Dan Chaon 
Reread: The Signal - Ron Carlson (again) 
Everything Matters! - Ron Currie, Jr. 
Nobody Move - Denis Johnson 
Sanctuary - Ken Bruen 
The City & the City - China Mieville 
Everything Ravaged, Everything Burned - Wells Tower 
Stone's Fall - Iain Pears 
Re-read: City of Thieves - David Benioff 
The Way Home - George Pelecanos 
The Angel's Game - Carlos Ruiz Zafon 
1491 - Charles Mann 
The Manual of Detection - Jedediah Berry 
The Secret Speech - Tom Rob Smith 
The Signal - Ron Carlson 
The Turning: Stories - Tim Winton 
Sucker Punch - Ray Banks 
The Selected Works of T.S. Spivet - Reif Larsen
The Little Sleep - Paul Tremblay 
The Lost City of Z - David Grann 
Nemesis - Jo Nesbo 
Wonderful World - Javier Calvo

Quitsville:
The Museum of Innocence - Orhan Pamuk
In Other Rooms, Other Wonders - Daniyal Mueenuddin
Stardust - Joseph Kanon 
This Is How - M.J. Hyland

2008:
Watchmen - Alan Moore & Dave Gibbons  
Solea - Jean-Claude Izzo  
Chourmo - Jean-Claude Izzo  
Total Chaos - Jean-Claude Izzo  
2666 - Roberto Bolano  
To Siberia - Per Petterson  
Snitch Jacket - Christopher Goffard  
The 25th Hour - David Benioff  
A Quiet Flame - Philip Kerr  
The Tourist - Olen Steinhauer  
The Big O - Declan Burke  
The Russian Debutante's Handbook by Gary Shteyngart  
The Pyramid - Henning Mankell  
Samaritan - Richard Price  
Sea of Poppies - Amitav Ghosh  
The Gone-Away World - Nick Harkaway  
The White Tiger - Aravind Adiga  
Christine Falls - Benjamin Black  
Breath - Tim Winton  
Downtown Owl - Chuck Klosterman  
The Spies of Warsaw - Alan Furst  
When You Are Engulfed In Flames - David Sedaris  
Black Flies - Shannon Burke 
The Dawn Patrol - Don Winslow  
Man in the Dark - Paul Auster  
Maps & Legends - Michael Chabon  
The King's Gold - Arturo Perez-Reverte  
City of Thieves - David Benioff  
Knockemstiff - Donald Ray Pollack  
Once Were Cops - Ken Bruen  
The Gargoyle - Andrew Davidson  
Swan Peak - James Lee Burke  
The Ivory Grin - Ross Macdonald  
The 351 Books of Irma Arcuri - David Bajo  
The Boat - Nam Le  
Alive In Necropolis - Doug Dorst 
(reread) The Magdalen Martyrs - Ken Bruen 
(reread) The Killing of the Tinkers - Ken Bruen 
(reread) The Guards - Ken Bruen  
Cross - Ken Bruen 
A Voyage Long and Strange - Tony Horwitz  
Child 44 - Tom Rob Smith  
My Revolutions - Hari Kunzru  
The Price of Blood - Declan Hughes  
The Resurrectionist - Jack O'Connell  
Red Earth & Pouring Rain - Vikram Chandra

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