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. Island of a Thousand Mirrors – 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.  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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