2016 Books

Books Completed & Reviewed in 2016

The Mothers by Brit Bennett

Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue

The Beauty of Humanity Movement by Camilla Gibb

Born to Run by Bruce Springsteen

Sweet Lamb of Heaven by Lydia Millet (audio)

News of the World by Paulette Jiles

Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls (audio)

The Girl You Left Behind by Jojo Moyes (audio)

Lab Girl by Hope Jahren

Wonderland by Stacey D’Erasmo (audio)

The Perfect Girl by Gilly MacMillan

Siracusa by Delia Ephron (audio)

The Other Typist by Suzanne Rindell (audio)

The Longest Night by Andria Williams

Shrill: Notes From a Loud Woman by Lindy West (audio)

I Let You Go by Clare Mackintosh (audio)

Everyone Brave Is Forgiven by Chris Cleave

Underground Airlines by Ben H. Winters (audio)

The BFG by Road Dahl (audio)

When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi (audio)

The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen

Us by David Nicholls (audio)

Shelter by Jung Yun

Those Who Wish Me Dead by Michael Koryta (audio)

Eligible by Curtis Sittenfeld (audio)

Lily and the Octopus by Steven Rowley

The Girls by Emma Cline

Boys in the Trees by Carly Simon

Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff (audio)

Before the Fall by Noah Hawley

The Hundred-Year House by Rebecca Makkai (audio)

The Tortilla Curtain by T.C. Boyle

Savage Harvest: A Tale of Cannibals, Colonialism, and Michael Rockefeller’s Tragic Quest for Primitive Art (audio)

The Excellent Lombards by Jane Hamilton

The Girls From Corona del Mar by Rufi Thorpe (audio)

High Dive by Jonathan Lee

Astonish Me by Maggie Shipstead (audio)

The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd

Stone Mattress by Margaret Atwood (audio)

Late Nights on Air by Elizabeth Hay

Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk by Ben Fountain (audio)

Dumped: Mockery, Blame, Revenge & Other Coping Strategies for Women by Jade Edgal

The North Water by Ian McGuire

Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates (audio)

The Wave by Sonali Deraniyagala (audio)

Americanah by by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Pioneer Girl by by Bich Minh Nguyen (audio)

My Name Is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout

Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon (audio)

The Paying Guests by Sarah Waters (audio)

The Wright Brothers by David McCullough

North of Boston by by Elisabeth Elo (audio)

The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

Crow Lake by Mary Lawson