Books Read 2016

January, 2016:

1. Girls Standing On Lawns – Maira Kalman, Daniel Handler, MoMa, 64 pages. (Jan. 3) REVIEW
2. Hurry Up and Wait – Maira Kalman, Daniel Handler, MoMa, 64 pages. (Jan. 3) REVIEW
3. Half of a Yellow Sun – Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, 541 pages. (Jan. 15)
4. My Name is Lucy Barton – Elizabeth Strout, 208 pages. (Jan. 18) REVIEW

February, 2016:

5.Β Island of a Thousand MirrorsΒ – Nayomi Munaweera, 237 pages. (Feb. 9). REVIEW
6. News from Heaven: The Bakerton Stories – Jennifer Haigh, 256 pages. (Feb 22).

March, 2016:

7. Tales from Outer Suburbia – Shaun Tan, 96 pages. (March 1)
8. In The Name of Identity: Violence and the Need to Belong – Amin Maalouf, 176 pages. (March 4)
9. The Unfinished World – Amber Sparks, 240 pages (March 31). REVIEW

April, 2016:

I did not read a single book. Because I’m terrible. And I’m really intense about my job.

May, 2016:

10. State of Wonder – Ann Patchett, 353 pages. (May 23).
11. Syllabus: Notes from an Accidental Professor – Lynda Barry, 200 pages. (May) REVIEW

June, 2016:

11.5. I read half of Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

July, 2016:

I did not read a single book. Because I’m terrible. And I’m really intense about my job.

August, 2016:

12. Mudbound – Hillary Jordan, 328 pages (Aug. 21) REVIEW

September, 2016:

13. Beloved – Toni Morrison, 324 pages REVIEW
14. The Fire This Time – Jesmyn Ward (and others), 226 pages REVIEW
15. Slouching Towards Bethlehem – Joan Didion, 234 pages

October, 2016:

16. Alias Grace – Margaret Atwood, 636 pages

November, 2016:

17. Teaching My Mother How to Give Birth – Warsan Shire, 37 pages REVIEW

December, 2016:

18. Homegoing – Yaa Gyasi, 305 pages REVIEW
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This is my #readingbingo2016 that I created because I’m sick of doing Goodreads challenges. Β If you want to participate, tag your photos on Instagram and cross out as you go (plus, feel free to share with me).

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