2016 Reading List

2016 Reading List

No real numerical goal for this year’s list- just want to let you all know what I’m reading, what I’m liking, and want to hear your recommendations as well!
(1) David and Goliath by Malcolm Gladwell
(2) In the Unlikely Event by Judy Blume
(3) The Humor Advantage by Michael Kerr
(4) The Luckiest Girl Alive by Jessica Knoll
(5) Dry by Augusten Burroughs
(6) Fire Shut Up in My Bones by Charles Blow
(7) Men Explain Things to Me by Rebecca Solnit
(8) Creative Confidence by Tom and David Kelley
(9) Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
(10) The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander
(11) The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman
(12) Year of Yes by Shonda Rhimes
(13) Half a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
(14) You Are a Writer by Jeff Goins
(15) The Confidence Game: Why We Fall for It…Every Time by Maria Konnikova
(16) Lust and Wonder by Augusten Burroughs
(17) Rising Strong by Brene Brown
(18) Presence by Amy Cuddy
(19) If I Stay by Gayle Forman
(20) The Crossroads of Should and Must by Elle Luna
(21) Baby-Sitter’s Club #1: Kristy’s Big Idea by Ann M. Martin
(22) All the Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation by Rebecca Traister
(23) You Blew It! An Awkward Look at the Many Ways In Which You’ve Already Ruined Your Life by Joe Berkowitz and Josh Gondelman
(24) Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World by Adam Grant
(25) A First-Rate Madness by Nassir Ghaemi
(26) Dateonomics: How Dating Became a Lopsided Numbers Game by Jon Birger
(27) Fun Home by Alison Bechdel
(28) Porcelain by Moby
(29) A Wolf at the Table: Memories of My Father by Augusten Burroughs
(30) Hamilton: The Revolution by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter
(31) I’m Just a Person by Tig Notaro
(32) Under New Management by David Burkus
(33) Wonder by R.J. Palacio
(34) Tim Kaine is Your Nice Dad by Sara Benincasa
(35) The Art of Creative Thinking by Rod Judkins
(36) Misunderstood Millennial Talent: The Other Ninety One Percent by Joan Snyder Kuhl and Jennifer Zephirin
(37) The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo by Amy Schumer
(38) Attempting Normal by Marc Maron
(39) Leave Me Alone, I’m Reading by Maureen Corrigan
(40) Even This I Get to Experience by Norman Lear
(41) Real Artists Have Day Jobs by Sara Benincasa
(42) Kiss Me Like a Stranger by Gene Wilder
(43) You Might Remember Me: The Life and Times of Phil Hartman by Mike Thomas
(44) Unforgettable: A Son, A Mother, and the Lessons of a Lifetime by Scott Simon
(45) Queer and Trans Artists of Color: Stories of Some of Our Lives by Nia King, Jessica Glennon-Zukoff, and Terra Mikalson
(46) The Chris Farley Show by Tom Farley and Tanner Colby
(47) Redefining Realness by Janet Mock
(48) United by Cory Booker
(49) How Stella Got Her Groove Back by Terry McMillan
(50) Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly
(51) Waiting to Exhale by Terry McMillan
(52) Queen Sugar by Natalie Baszile
(53) You Can’t Touch My Hair And Other Things I Still Have to Explain by Phoebe Robinson
(54) Fight Like a Girl: 50 Feminists Who Changed the World by Laura Barcella
(55) The Other Wes Moore by Wes Moore
(56) An Untamed State by Roxane Gay
(57) Swing Time by Zadie Smith
(58) Sag Harbor by Colson Whitehead
(59) The Color Purple by Alice Walker
(60) The Intuitionist by Colson Whitehead
(61) I’m Judging You: The Do-Better Manual by Luvvie Ajayi