• daughter of the forest by juliet marillier
  • educated by tara westover
  • hold your own by kate tempest
  • milkman by anna burns
  • black leopard, red wolf by marlon james
mar 29 2019 ∞
mar 29 2019 +

books

  • east of eden by john steinbeck
  • the fair fight by anna freeman
  • not that bad ed. by roxane gay
  • the remains of the day by kazuo ishiguro
  • stay with me by ayobami adebayo
  • normal people by sally rooney
  • ghost wall by sarah moss
  • nevermoor: the trials of morrigan crow by jessica townsend
  • becoming by michelle obama
  • what i talk about when i talk about running by haruki murakami

films (2018 only)

  • searching
  • a quiet place
  • eighth grade
  • annihilation
  • thoroughbreds

tv

jan 17 2018 ∞
jan 2 2019 +

italics = own / * = to buy / [ ] = not yet published

  • margaret atwood
    • the edible woman
    • surfacing
    • lady oracle
    • life before man
    • bodily harm
    • the handmaid's tale
    • cat's eye
    • the robber bride
    • alias grace
    • the blind assassin
    • oryx and crake
    • the penelopiad
    • the year of the flood
    • maddaddam
    • hag-seed
  • jane austen
mar 19 2015 ∞
nov 1 2018 +
  • 2017: get out
  • 2016: moonlight
  • 2015: star wars: the force awakens
  • 2014: mommy
  • 2013: inside llewyn davis
  • 2012: beasts of the southern wild
  • 2011: pariah
  • 2010: never let me go
  • 2009: mary and max
  • 2008: wall-e
  • 2007: into the wild
  • 2006: little miss sunshine
  • 2005: pride and prejudice
  • 2004: innocence
  • 2003: oldboy
  • 2002: the hours
  • 2001: the lord of the rings: the fellowship of the ring
  • 2000: dancer in the dark
  • 1999: the talented mr. ripley
  • 1998: pleasantville
mar 16 2017 ∞
sep 27 2018 +

books

  • the fire next time by james baldwin
  • assassin's fate by robin hobb
  • the good immigrant by nikesh shukla
  • the little stranger by sarah waters
  • hunger by roxane gay
  • tears we cannot stop by michael eric dyson
  • the heart's invisible furies by john boyne
  • born a crime by trevor noah
  • let them eat chaos by kate tempest
  • alias grace by margaret atwood

films (2017 only)

  • get out
  • call me by your name
  • wind river
  • thelma
  • the last jedi

tv

jun 2 2017 ∞
dec 31 2017 +
  • wes anderson
    • bottle rocket
    • rushmore
    • the royal tenenbaums
    • the life aquatic of steve zissou
    • the darjeeling limited
    • fantastic mr. fox
    • moonrise kingdom
    • the grand budapest hotel
  • paul thomas anderson
    • sydney
    • boogie nights
    • magnolia
    • punch-drunk love
    • there will be blood
    • the master
    • inherent vice
  • darren aronofsky
mar 20 2015 ∞
aug 17 2016 +
  • educated
  • the library at mount char
  • tolstoy and the purple chair
  • there there
  • 1q84
  • quiet: the power of introverts in a world that can't stop talking
  • china mountain zhang
jan 2 2019 ∞
jan 2 2019 +

obama reading list

  • evicted: poverty and profit in the american city
  • sing, unburied, sing
  • a gentleman in moscow (& rules of civility)
  • dying: a memoir
  • the power
  • grant
  • janesville: an american story
  • five-carat soul
  • anything is possible

other people's favourites

  • east of eden
  • the essex serpent (acquired in 2017)
  • english animals (acquired in 2017)
  • stay with me (acquired in 2017)
  • girls will be girls
  • the night watch
  • the world according to garp
jan 1 2018 ∞
sep 27 2018 +
  • 25 best sci fi films + comments 11/25
    • coherence
    • sunshine
    • primer
    • donnie darko
    • hard to be a god
    • looper
    • paprika
    • edge of tomorrow
    • rise of the planet of the apes
    • minority report
    • district 9
    • upstream color
    • the host (2013)
    • under the skin
  • old hollywood for beginners 14/29
    • 12 angry men
    • sunset boulevard
    • north by northwest
may 28 2017 ∞
dec 23 2017 +