Books Read 2015

Newest on top, aka reverse chronological order 😉
Also, I only count books I’ve read in full. Any that I didn’t finish (which happens very rarely) or that I read only selections from (like short story collections) don’t get added. My star system is explained here.

70. An Abundance of Katherines, John Green***
69. A Tale for the Time Being, Ruth Ozeki*****
68. White is for Witching, Helen Oyeyemi****

67. The Light Between Oceans, M.L. Stedman**
66. The Winter People, Jennifer McMahon***
65. In the Garden of Beasts, Erik Larson**
64. Trigger Warning, Neil Gaiman****
63. The Secret of the Old Clock, Carolyn Keene**
62. This is What Happy Looks Like, Jennifer E. Smith**
61. Beautiful Creatures, Kami Garcia**
60. The Children’s Crusade, Ann Packer***

59. In One Person, John Irving****

58. The Buried Giant, Kazuo Ishiguro***
57. Psychopomp, Angela Roquet***
56. For the Birds, Angela Roquet***
55. Pocket Full of Posies, Angela Roquet***
54. Graveyard Shift, Angela Roquet***
53. The Forgotten Girls, Sara Blaedel***
52. The Scarlet Gospel, Clive Barker***

51. Bad Feminist, Roxane Gay*****
50. Stone Mattress, Margaret Atwood*****
49. Nora Webster, Colm Toibin***
48. Which Brings Me to You, Steve Almond***
47. Blackout: Remembering the Things I Drank to Forget, Sarah Hepola****
46. The Untethered Soul, Michael Singer***
45. If Not, Winter, Sappho, Edited by Anne Carson
44. Ruby, Cynthia Bond*****

43. Claire of the Sea Light, Edwidge Danticat****
42. Start Where You Are, Pema Chodron*****
41. Brown Girl Dreaming, Jacqueline Woodson****
40. Julia’s Child, Sarah Pinneo**

39. The Obituary Writer, Ann Hood****
38. Waistcoats & Weaponry , Gail Carriger***
37. Curtsies & Conspiracies, Gail Carriger***
36. The Friday Night Knitting Club, Kate Jacobs***
35. Etiquette and Espionage, Gail Carriger****
34. All There Is, Dave Isay****
33. Mastermind, Maria Konnikova**
32. The Invention of Wings, Sue Monk Kidd**
31. Opening Doors, Gary Ferguson***
30. One Summer: America 1927, Bill Bryson***
29. One Kiss with a Rock Star, Amber Lin***
28. Three Nights with a Rock Star, Amber Lin**

27. God Help the Child, Toni Morrison****
26. Zealot, Reza Aslan****
25. Flight Behavior, Barbara Kingsolver****
24. Allegiant, Veronica Roth***
23. Not That Kind of Girl, Lena Dunham****
22. Almost Famous Women, Megan Mayhew Bergman****
21. A Dangerous Place, Jacqueline Winspear***
20. A Thousand Mornings, Mary Oliver****
19. The Icarus Girl, Helen Oyeyemi****
18. Being Mortal, Atul Gawande****

17. Falling, Christopher Pike**
16. Norwegian Wood, Haruki Murakami***
15. A Wreath for Emmett Till, Marilyn Nelson****
14. An Exact Replica of a Figment of My Imagination, Elizabeth McCraken*****
13. How to Love, Thich Nhat Hanh*****
12. Shakespeare Saved My Life, Laura Bates***
11. Dare Me, Megan Abbott***
10. Hold Me Tight: Seven Conversations for a Lifetime of Love, Sue Johnson***
9. Insurgent, Veronica Roth**

8. Mike McGrath’s Book of Compost, Mike McGrath***
7. The All-Girl Filling Station’s Last Reunion, Fannie Flagg***
6. Sisterland, Curtis Sittenfeld***

5. Everybody’s Got Something, ***
4. Not the Killing Type, Lorna Barrett***
3. Redefining Realness, Janet Mock****

2. The Traitor in the Tunnel, Y.S. Lee****
1. That Was Then, This is Now. S.E. Hinton***