Books Read 2013

Carol Rifka Brunt, Tell the Wolves I’m Home

Louise Gluck, The Seven Ages

A.S. Byatt, Possession

Marilynne Robinson, Housekeeping

Matthew Quick, Silver Linings Playbook

Michael Chabon, The Mysteries of Pittsburgh

Hilary Mantel, Fludd

P.D. James, Death Comes to Pemberley

Maria Semple, Where’d You Go, Bernadette?

Thisbe Nissen, Out of the Girls’ Room and Into the Night

Hugh Howey, Wool and Shift

Louise Erdrich, The Round House

Jeffrey Toobin, The Nine

Pat Barker, Toby’s Room and Life Class

Jeffrey Eugenides, The Virgin Suicides

Gillian Flynn, Gone Girl

Carlene Bauer, Frances and Bernard

Jenny Uglow, The Pinecone

David Rakoff, Fraud

Meg Wolitzer, The Wife and The Ten-Year Nap

Ray Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451

Poppy Gee, Bay of Fires

Kay Ryan, The Niagara River

Colm Tóibín, The Testament of Mary

Curtis Sittenfeld, American Wife

A.S. Byatt, Ragnarok

Margaret Drabble, The Red Queen

Hanya Yanagihara, The People in the Trees

Billy Collins, Aimless Love

Hannah Kent, Burial Rites

Chloe Aridjis, Asunder

Robin Sloan, Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore

Ann Hood, The Obituary Writer

Neil Gaiman, The Ocean at the End of the Lane

Sara Farizan, If You Could Be Mine

Jennifer Baumgardner and Governor Madeleine M. Kunin, Eds. We Do! American Leaders Who Believe in Marriage Equality

Anthony Marra, A Constellation of Vital Phenomena

Kate Atkinson, Life After Life

Thea Harrison, Dragon Bound

Amy Sackville, Orkney

Paul Yoon, Snow Hunters

Bill Wasik and Monica Murphy, Rabid: A Cultural History of the World’s Most Diabolical Virus

Nick Bantock, The Griffin and Sabine Trilogy (Griffin & Sabine, Sabine’s Notebook, The Golden Mean)

Ariel Lawhon, The Wife, The Maid, and The Mistress

Gabriel García Márquez, Memories of My Melancholy Whores

Raymond Chandler, The Big Sleep

Pierre Lemaitre, Alex

Charles Palliser, Rustication

Marie Slaight, The Antigone Poems (drawings by Terrence Tasker)

Brian K. Vaughan (writer) and Fiona Staples (artist), Saga: Vol. 1

David Grann, The Lost City of Z

Audrey Niffenegger, The Time Traveler’s Wife


F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

Sena Jeter Naslund, Ahab’s Wife

Ann Hood, Comfort

J. K. Rowling, Harry Potter series (1-7)

2 thoughts on “Books Read 2013

  1. There are bunch of reviews here I want to read! I have such a hard time just keeping up with the current reviews that I never think to look at all the past ones, but I should! I will be back.

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