Books Read 2013, alpha by title

Adventures in the Rocky Mountains, Isabella Bird – nonfiction
The Answer to the Riddle Is Me, David Stuart Maclean – nonfiction
Antigone, Sophocles – fiction
The Astronaut Wives Club, Lily Koppel – nonfiction
The Black Count, Tom Reiss – nonfiction
Body Counts, Sean Strub – nonfiction
Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy, Eric Metaxas – nonfiction
The Book of Jezebel, Anna Holmes – nonfiction
The Boy Who Could See Demons, Carolyn Jess-Cooke – fiction
The Brave Cowboy, Edward Abbey – fiction
Careless People, Sarah Churchwell – nonfiction
Carrie, Stephen King – fiction
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Tennessee Williams – fiction
Claire DeWitt and the Bohemian Highway, Sara Gran – fiction
Clothes for a Summer Hotel, Tennessee Williams – fiction
Crapalachia: A Biography of a Place, Scott McClanahan – nonfiction
Crossing the Borders of Time, Leslie Maitland – nonfiction
The Death of Santini, Pat Conroy – nonfiction
Defiant Brides: The Untold Story of Two Revolutionary-Era Women and the Radical Men They Married, Nancy Rubin Stuart – nonfiction
Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine, and the Murder of a President, Candice Millard – nonfiction
Dirt Work, Christine Byl – nonfiction
Doctor Sleep, Stephen King – fiction
The Doll, Taylor Stevens – fiction
The Drawing of the Three, Stephen King – fiction
Drinking with Men, Rosie Schaap – nonfiction
The Edge of Normal, Carla Norton – fiction
Endgame, Volume 1: The Problem of Civilization, Derrick Jensen – nonfiction
The Eyre Affair, Jasper Fforde – fiction
Fairyland: A Memoir of My Father, Alysia Abbott – nonfiction
The Fame Thief, Timothy Hallinan – fiction
Farewell, Dorothy Parker, Ellen Meister – fiction
Flight Behavior, Barbara Kingsolver – fiction
The Forest Lover, Susan Vreeland – fiction
From Alaska to Tierra del Fuego: Across the Americas in Two Years, Michael Boyny – nonfiction
A Garden of Marvels, Ruth Kassinger – nonfiction
A Girl Named Zippy, Haven Kimmel – nonfiction
The Girls of Atomic City, Denise Kiernan – nonfiction
Go Tell It On the Mountain, James Baldwin – fiction
The Gods of Guilt, Michael Connelly – fiction
The Greater Journey, David McCullough – nonfiction
The Gunslinger, Stephen King – fiction
The Handoff: A Memoir of Two Guys, Sports, and Friendship, John “JT the Brick” Tournour – nonfiction
The Happy Atheist, PZ Myers – nonfiction
Harley Loco: A Memoir of Hard Living, Hair, and Post-Punk from the Middle East to the Lower East Side, Rayya Elias – nonfiction
Holy Orders, Benjamin Black – fiction
The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Victor Hugo – fiction (in two parts)
The Hunted Whale, James McGuane – nonfiction
In the City of Bikes, Pete Jordan – nonfiction
In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler’s Berlin, Erik Larson – nonfiction
Inés of My Soul, Isabel Allende – fiction
The Invention of Murder: How the Victorians Revelled in Death and Detection and Created Modern Crime, Judith Flanders – nonfiction
The Invention of Wings, Sue Monk Kidd – fiction
The Investigator, Terry Lenzner – nonfiction
Iodine, Haven Kimmel – fiction
Ishmael, Daniel Quinn – fiction
Jumping Fire: A Smokejumper’s Memoir of Fighting Wildfire, Murray A. Taylor – nonfiction
Junius and Albert’s Adventures in the Confederacy, Peter Carlson – nonfiction
The Last Winter of Dani Lancing, P.D. Viner – fiction
Light in August, William Faulkner – fiction (in two parts)
Light of the World, James Lee Burke – fiction
A Little History of Literature, John Sutherland – nonfiction
Lost in a Good Booke, Jasper Fforde – fiction
The Lost Summer of Louisa May Alcott, Kelly O’Connor McNees – fiction
Love Anthony, Lisa Genova – fiction
Mother, Mother, Koren Zailckas – fiction
The Murder Code, Steve Mosby – fiction
Murders in the Rue Morgue, Edgar Allen Poe – fiction
The Norman Maclean Reader – nonfiction
NOS4A2, Joe Hill – fiction
Oedipus at Colonus, Sophocles – fiction
Oedipus Rex, Sophocles – fiction
Oil and Honey, Bill McKibben – nonfiction
The Orchardist, Amanda Coplin – fiction
The Other Typist, Suzanne Rindell – fiction
Other Voices, Other Rooms, Truman Capote – fiction
Out of Their Minds: The Incredible and (Sometimes) Sad Story of Ramón and Cornelio, Luis Humberto Crosthwaite – fiction
The Outermost House, Henry Beston – nonfiction
The Peculiar Case of the Electric Constable, Carol Baxter – nonfiction
Pilgrim at Tinker Creek, Annie Dillard – nonfiction (in two parts)
The Prisoners, Guy de Maupassant – fiction
The Rage, Gene Kerrigan – fiction
Ramblers: Loyola Chicago 1963: The Team that Changed the Color of College Basketball, Michael Lenehan – nonfiction
Released, Amber Polo – fiction
Ring for Jeeves, P.G. Wodehouse – fiction
A River Runs Through It, and other stories, Norman Maclean – fiction, but the line is blurred
Rosarito Beach, M.A. Lawson – fiction
She Got Up Off the Couch, Haven Kimmel – nonfiction
The Silver Swan, Benjamin Black – fiction
Snowblind, Christopher Golden – fiction
The Solace of Leaving Early, Haven Kimmel – fiction
The Solace of Open Spaces, Gretel Ehrlich – nonfiction
Something Rising (Light and Swift), Haven Kimmel – fiction
Speaking Truth To Power, Anita Hill – nonfiction (in two parts)
Still Alice, Lisa Genova – fiction
Stretching, Bob Anderson – nonfiction
The Talented Mr. Ripley, Patricia Highsmith – fiction
Team of Rivals, Doris Kearns Goodwin – nonfiction
Temple Grove, Scott Elliot – fiction
The Trip to Echo Spring, Olivia Laing – nonfiction
The Used World, Haven Kimmel – fiction
Vera Gran: The Accused, Agata Tuszyńska – nonfiction
Wake, Anna Hope – fiction
The Waste Lands, Stephen King – fiction
Weeds: A Farm Daughter’s Lament, Evelyn Funda – nonfiction
The Weight of Blood, Laura McHugh – fiction
A White Heron, Sarah Orne Jewett – fiction
A Wind in the Door, Madeline L’Engle – fiction
Wizard and Glass, Stephen King – fiction
The World’s Strongest Librarian, Josh Hanagarne – nonfiction
A Wrinkle in Time, Madeline L’Engle – fiction
Writing Down the Bones, Natalie Goldberg – nonfiction
Writing Is My Drink, Theo Pauline Nestor – nonfiction
The Yellow Wallpaper, Charlotte Perkins Gilman – fiction
Yellowstone, Land of Wonders: Promenade in North America’s National Park, Jules Leclercq – nonfiction
You Are One of Them, Elliot Holt – fiction
Young Men and Fire, Norman Maclean – nonfiction
Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald, Therese Anne Fowler – fiction

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