Reading Index

An exhaustive list of links to every book review I have posted, sorted alphabetically by the book's title.


The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-time Indian by Sherman Alexie

The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho

All About Love: New Visions by bell hooks

All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven

All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

Anansi Boys by Neil Gaiman

And The There Were None by Agatha Christie

Anya's Ghost by Vera Brosgol

Another Brooklyn by Jacqueline Woodson

Ashley's War by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon

The Association of Small Bombs by Karan Mahajan

The Awakening by Kate Chopin


Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay

Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue

Beloved by Toni Morrison

Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Blue Lily, Lily Blue by Maggie Stiefvater

The Body in the Library by Agatha Christie

The Boy in the Striped Pajamas by John Boyne

Brazilian Tequila by Augustus Young

Breaking Up is Hard To Do... But You Could Have Done Better by Hilary Campbell

Brooklyn by Colm Toibin


Camino Beach by Amanda Callendrier

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

The Circle by Dave Eggers

Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine

A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess

Cranford by Elizabeth Gaskell

The Crucible by Arthur Miller


The Danish Girl by David Ebershoff

Dark Matter by Blake Crouch

A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E. Schwab

Dear Ijeawele, or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

The Death of Ivan Ilych by Leo Tolstoy

Deconstructing Dirty Dancing by Stephen Lee Naish

The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson

Difficult Women by Roxane Gay

Dracula by Bram Stoker

The Dream Thieves by Maggie Stiefvater

Dumb Witness by Agatha Christie


Eileen by Ottessa Moshfegh

Emma by Jane Austen

Equilateral by Ken Kalfus

Every Day is For the Thief by Teju Cole

Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond

Exit West by Mohsin Hamid


Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay by J.K. Rowling

Felicity by Mary Oliver

The Fire This Time: A New Generation Speaks ABout Race by Jesmyn Ward

The First Bad Man by Miranda July

Fool Me Once by Harlan Coben

Forbearance: A Theological Ethic for a Disagreeable Church by James Calvin Davis

Fortunately, the Milk by Neil Gaiman

The Four Loves by C.S. Lewis

Fragile Things by Neil Gaiman

Frankenstein by Mary Shelley

Freakonomics by Steven Levitt

Fun Home: A Family Tragicomedy by Alison Bechdel


#Girlboss by Sophia Amoruso

A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles

Gilead by Marilynne Robinson

The Girl in the Show by Anna Fields

The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill

The Girls by Emma Cline

Good Omens by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett

The Graybar Hotel by Curtis Dawkins

The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

The Great Passage by Shion Miura

Grief is the Thing With Feathers by Max Porter

The Grownup by Gillian Flynn


Hamlet by William Shakespeare

The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by J.K. Rowling

The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson

Heartburn by Nora Ephron

Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly

Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance

The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova

Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi

Housekeeping by Marilynne Robinson

How Music Got Free by Stephen Witt

How to Be a Woman by Caitlin Moran

How to Be Both by Ali Smith

How to Become a Multicultural Church by Douglas J. Brouwer


I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith

The Idiot by Fyodor Dostoyevsky

In the Company of Women by Grace Bonney

In the Heart of the Sea by Nathaniel Philbrick

Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri

Interworld by Neil Gaiman and Michael Reeves

The Island of Dr. Moreau by H.G. Wells

It's What I Do: A Photographer's Life of Love and War by Lynsey Addario


Jamaica Inn by Daphne du Maurier

Jane Austen by Peter Leithart

Jesus Feminist by Sarah Bessey

The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan

Julius Caesar by Williams Shakespeare


The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini


Land of Hidden Fires by Kirk Kjeldsen

Lies We Tell Our Kids by Steve Hoover

The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis

A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara

The Lottery and Other Stories by Shirley Jackson

The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold


M is for Magic by Neil Gaiman

The Magicians by Lev Grossman

The Marriage Plot by Jeffrey Eugenides

The Martian by Andy Weir

Me Before You by Jojo Moyes

Men Explain Things to Me by Rebecca Solnit

Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides

Migrants and Citizens: Justice and Responsibility in the Ethics of Immigration by Tisha M. Rajendra

Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur

Mirrormask by Neil Gaiman

Modern Romance by Aziz Ansari

Moranifesto by Caitlin Moran

The Moving Finger by Agatha Christie

Murder at the Vicarage by Agatha Christie

A Murder is Announced by Agatha Christie

Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie

The Murders in the Rue Morgue & Other Tales by Edgar Allan Poe

My Cousin Rachel by Daphne du Maurier

The Mysterious Affair at Styles by Agatha Christie


Naked As We Came by Arden Moore

The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri

The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindess by Michelle Alexander

The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman

Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen

Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami

Nothing is Predictable by Adalina Mae

Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea by Barbara Demick

Notorious RBG by Irin Carmon and Shana Knizhnik

Not That Kind of Girl by Lena Dunham

A Novel Bookstore by Laurence Cossé


The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman

Odd and the Frost Giants by Neil Gaiman

One Day by David Nicholls

Our Men Do Not Belong to Us by Warsan Shire

Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell

The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton

Outwitting the Gestapo by Lucie Aubrac


Peril at End House by Agatha Christie

Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi

A Pocket Full of Rye by Agatha Christie

Pond by Claire-Louise Bennett

Pride & Prejudice by Jane Austen

Primates of New York by Wednesday Martin

The Princess Diarist by Carrie Fisher

P.S. From Paris by Marc Levy


The Queen of the Night by Alexander Chee


The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater

The Raven King by Maggie Stiefvater

Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier

The Refugees by Viet Thanh Nguyen

The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid

Rule Britannia by Daphne du Maurier

Rules of Civility by Amor Towles


Sad Girls by Lang Leav

The Sandman: Preludes & Nocturnes by Neil Gaiman

The Scapegoat by Daphne du Maurier

The Secret History by Donna Tartt

Seeking Refuge: On the Shores of the Global Refugee Crisis by Stephen Bauman

The Sellout by Paul Beatty

The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes

A Separation by Katie Kitamura

The Shadow Land by Elizabeth Kostova

Shake Hands or Die by Michael Northey

Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn

Shockaholic by Carrie Fisher

Shoebox Funeral: Stories From Wolf Creek by Elisabeth Voltz

Silas Marner by George Eliot

The Silmarillion by J.R.R. Tolkien

The Sleeper and the Spindle by Neil Gaiman

So You've Been Publicly Shamed by Jon Ronson

A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Taylor

Stamped From the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America by Ibram X. Kendi

Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight by Jennifer E. Smith

Steal Like an Artist by Austin Kleon

Still Alice by Lisa Genova

The Story of My Teeth by Valeria Luiselli

Strangers On a Train by Patricia Highsmith

The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway


Taken at the Flood by Agatha Christie

Taking the Lead by Derek Hough

The Talented Mr. Ripley by Patricia Highsmith

The Taliban Shuffle: Strange Days in Afghanistan and Pakistan by Kim Barker

They Do it With Mirrors by Agatha Christie

The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield

This Impossible Light by Lily Myers

The Time Keeper by Mitch Albom

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith

Trigger Warning by Neil Gaiman

The Turn of the Screw by Henry James

Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare

Two Years Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Days by Salman Rushdie


Unaccustomed Earth by Jhumpa Lahiri

Under the Skin by Michel Faber

The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

Uninvited: Living Loved When You Feel Less Than, Left Out, and Lonely by Lysa TerKeurst

The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce


The Vegetarian by Han Kang

Vicious by V.E. Schwab

The View From the Cheap Seats by Neil Gaiman

The Virgin Suicides by Jeffrey Eugenides


The Waitress Was New by Dominique Fabre

A Walk to Remember by Nicholas Sparks

Ways to Disappear by Idra Novey

We Have Always Lived in a Castle by Shirley Jackson

Welcome to Night Vale by Jeffrey Cranor and Joseph Fink

Welcoming the Stranger: Justice, Compassion, and Truth in the Immigration Debate by Matt Soerens and Jenny Hwang

Whatever Happened to Interracial Love? by Kathleen Collins

What Would a Muslim Say: Conversations, Questions, and Answers About Islam by Rashed Ahmed

When Helping Hurts by Steve Corbett

Where Am I Now? by Mara Wilson

White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide by Carol Anderson

Who Will Run the Frog Hospital? by Lorrie Moore

Why Not Me? by Mindy Kaling

Wishful Drinking by Carrie Fisher

Women of the Word: How to Study the Bible With Both Our Hearts and Our Minds by Jen Wilkin

Women Will Vote: Winning Suffrage in New York State by Susan Goodier



Yes Please by Amy Poehler

You Can't Touch My Hair and Other Things I Still Have to Explain by Phoebe Robinson



4:50 From Paddington by Agatha Christie