Category Archives: Books

Books to Read – July 2022

Drop the Ball – Tiffany Dufu

Empire of Pain – Patrick Radden Keefe

The Unwomanly Face of War – Svetlana Alexievich

Alchemy – Rory Southerland

Moby Duck – Donovan Hahn

Stoned – Aja Raden

The Dawn of Everything – David Graeber

Vox Machina Kith & Kin – Marieke Nijkamp

The Ten Thousand Doors of January – Alix E Harrow

Obviously, Aliens – Jennie Golobov

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Books to Read May 2021

Genius Denied – Jan Davidson, Bob Davidson, and Laura Vanderkam

Picnic at Hanging Rock – Joan Lindsay

Plain Bad Heroines – Emily M Danforth

Kill Creek – Scott Thomas

My Best Friend’s Exorcism – Grady Hendrix

My Sister the Serial Killer – Oyinkan Braithwaite

The Deadly Mystery of the Missing Diamonds – T E Kinsey

Maniac – Harold Schechter

Behind Her Eyes – Sarah Pinborough

The Sun Down Hotel – Simone St. James

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Books to Read

The Martian – Andy Weir

Are You Ready for the Yes? – Audria Richmond

Cozy Minimalist Home – Myquillyn Smith

Overwhelmed – Brigid Schulte

Grit – Angela Duckworth

Crushing YouTube – Joseph Hogue

The Minimalist Home – Joshua Becker

The More of Less – Joshua Becker

Goodbye, Things – Fumi Sasaki (trans. Eriko Sugita)

Becoming – Michelle Obama

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Books Read April 2021


  • The Killer Across the Table – John Douglas & Mark Olshaker 

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Books to Read February 2021

Half-Resurrection Blues – Daniel Jose Older

A Blade So Black – L. L. McKinney

A Phoenix First Must Burn – ed. Patrice Caldwell

Shapers of Worlds – ed. Edward Willett

Glitter + Ashes – ed. Dave Ring

Queen of None – Natania Barron

Border Crosser – Tom Doyle

Broken Stars – ed. & trans. Ken Liu

The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2019

Empire of the Summer Moon – S. C. Gwynne

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Books Read in February 2021


  • Piranesi – Susanna Clarke
  • The Girl with the Deep Blue Eyes – Lawrence Block
  • Empress Theresa – Norman Boutin


  • The Lifted Veil – George Eliot

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Books to Read November 2020

Three Graves Full – Jamie Mason

Eleanore of Aquitaine – Alison Weir

Lakota Woman – Mary Crow Dog

Sybil Exposed – Debbie Nathan

Where White Men Fear to Tread – Russell Means

Hard Magic – Larry Correia

Flim-Flam! – James Randi

Self-Promotion for Introverts – Nancy Ancowitz

Murder as a Fine Art – David Morrell

The Trauma Cleaner – Sarah Krasnostein

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Books to Read September 2020

Suicide & Spirits – Troy Taylor

Camera Obscura – Lavie Tidhar

Ignore Everybody – Hugh MacLeod

Jar City – Arnaldu Indridason

The Knife of Never Letting Go – Patrick Ness

Creating a World without Poverty – Muhammad Yunus

City of Saints and Madmen – Jeff Vandermeer

A Spy in the House (The Agency, #1) –  Y.S. Lee

The Devil You Know – Mike Carey

The Circus in Winter – Cathy Day

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Books to Read August 2020

Haunted St. Louis – Troy Taylor

Free Prize Inside – Seth Godin

The Madness of Prince Hamlet – Robert M. Youngson

Packing for Mars – Mary Roach

The Selfish Gene – Richard Dawkins

Spook – Mary Roach

Candy Girl – Diablo Cody

Cut & Run – Madeleine Urban & Abigail Roux

Snowball in Hell – Josh Lanyon

Who Cooked the Last Supper – Rosalind Miles

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Books to Read July 2020

Biased: Uncovering the Hidden Prejudice That Shapes What We See, Think, and Do – Jennifer L. Eberhardt

Good White People: The Problem with Middle-Class White Anti-Racism – Shannon Sullivan

Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You – Jason Reynolds & Ibram X. Kendi

White Awareness: Handbook For Anti-Racism Training – Judith H. Katz

Sawkill Girls – Claire LeGrand

Freshwater – Akwaeke Emezi

The Broken Earth Trilogy – NK Jemisin

The Deep – Rivers Solomon

The Devil Came to St. Louis – Troy Taylor

Shatterday – Harlan Ellison

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