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These lists are all for personal use and reference.

Charmaine follows:

2015/2016

  • Uninvited - Sophie Jordan (January 28)
  • Remember Jamie Baker - Kelly Oram
  • The Notorious Pagan Jones - Nina Berry (May 26)
  • Joyride - Anna Banks (June 2)
  • Four Rooms - Bennett Anderson (November 29)
  • A Drop of Night - Stefan Bachmann (March 15)
  • The Only Thing Worse than Me is You - Lily Anderson (May 17)
  • The Geek's Guide to Unrequited Love - Sarvenaz Tash (June 14)
  • Cure for the Common Universe - Christian McKay Heidicker (June 14)
  • Unboxed - Non Pratt

2017

  • Caraval - Stephanie Garber (Jan 31)
  • Lessons in Falling - Diana Gallagher (February 7, 2017)
  • Long May She Reign - Rhiannon Thomas (February 21)
  • The Hidden Memory Of Objects - Danielle Mages Amato (March 21, 2017)
  • Radio Silence - Alice Oseman (March 28)
  • Extraordinary You - Lacey Dailey
  • The Secret Science of Magic - Melissa Keil (April 1)
  • Gem & Dixie - Sara Zarr (April 4, 2017)
  • Last Semester - Corine Mekaouche (April 21)
  • Kill All Happies - Rachel Cohn (May 2)
  • Seeking Mansfield - Kate Watson (May 16)
  • Antisocial - Jillian Blake (May 16)
  • Here Lies Daniel Tate - Cristin Terill (June 6)
  • The Impossible Vastness of Us - Samantha Young (June 27)
  • What to Say Next - Julie Buxbaum (July 11)
  • Turtles All the Way Down - John Green (October 10)
  • Fall Boys & Dizzy in Paradise - Jandy Nelson (2017)

2018

  • This Could Hurt - Jillian Medoff (January 9)
  • Prettyboy Must Die - Kimberly Reid (February 13)
  • Orphan, Monster, Spy - Matt Killeen (March 20)
  • Relative Strangers - Paula Garner (April 10)
  • Salt Novel (untitled) - Jackie Lea Sommers (May 2018)
  • A Reaper at the Gates - Sabaa Tahir (June 2018)
  • American Terrorist - Todd Strasser (July 2018)
  • The Accidentals - Sarina Bowen (July 10, 2018)
  • Wildcard (Warcross 2) - Marie Lu (September 18, 2018)
  • Someday - David Levithan (October 2)
  • The Geography of Lost Things - Jessica Brody (October 2)
  • Little White Lies - Jennifer Lynn Barnes (November 6)
  • Untitled - Sierra Abrams (Fall 2018)
  • 29 Dates - Melissa de la Cruz (December 18)
  • On the Come Up - Angie Thomas (February 5, 2019)
  • Fame, Fate, and the First Kiss - Kasie West (February 5, 2019)
  • The Deceivers - Kristen Simmons (February 5)
  • Field Notes on Love - Jennifer E. Smith (March 5)
  • Cold Day in the Sun - Sara Biren (March 12, 2019)
  • The Sound of Drowning - Katherine Fleet (March 12)
  • Small Town Hearts - Lillie Vale (March 19, 2019)
  • Night Music - Jenn Marie Thorne (March 19)
  • Lights All Night Long - Lydia Fitzpatrick (April 2)
  • Since We Last Spoke - Brenda Rufener (April 2)
  • Serious Moonlight - Jenn Bennett (April 16, 2019)
  • If I'm Being Honest - Emily Wibberley, Austin Siegemund-Broka (April 23)
  • Somewhere Only We Know - Maurene Goo (May 7, 2019)
  • Hope and Other Punchlines - Julie Buxbaum (May 7, 2019)
  • The Unhoneymooners - Christina Lauren (May 14, 2019)
  • Again, but Better - Christine Ricco (May 21, 2019)
  • The Rest of the Story - Sarah Dessen (June 4, 2019)
  • Ninth House - Leigh Bardugo (June 4, 2019)
  • Screen Queens - Lori Goldstein (June 11)
  • Fake it Till You Break It - Jenn P. Nguyen (June 18, 2019)
  • Maybe This Time - Kasie West (July 9)
  • How the Lights Get In - Katy Upperman (August 6, 2019)
  • Start Here - Trish Doller (August 13, 2019)
  • Pumpkinheads - Rainbow Rowell (August 27, 2019)
  • The Play - Elle Kennedy (October 7, 2019)
  • The Map from Here to There - Emery Lord (January 7, 2020)
  • Throw Like a Girl - Sarah Henning (January 7, 2020)
  • I See London, I See France #2 - Sarah Mlynowski (2020)
  • Four Days in May - Miranda Kenneally (2020)

Next Priority

  • The Lake Effect - Erin McCahan
  • The Lucy Variations - Sara Zarr (piano)
  • The Lover's Dictionary - David Levithan
  • Death, Dickinson, and the Demented Life of Frenchie Garcia - Jenny Torres Sanchez
  • Brazen - Katherine Longshore

Read Eventually

  • Going Vintage - Lindsey Leavitt
  • The Chapel Wars - Lindsey Leavitt
  • The Maze Runner - James Dashner
  • More Than This - Patrick Ness
  • The Scar Boys - Len Vlahos
  • Manicpixiedreamgirl - Tom Leveen
  • Welcome Caller, This is Chloe - Shelley Coriell
  • Ten Tiny Breaths - K.A. Tucker
  • Only Ever Yours - Louise O'Neill
  • Summer & Autumn - Abraham M. Alghanem
  • The Cranes Dance - Meg Howrey (ballet + dark)
  • Game of Thrones - George R. R. Martin

Summer/Beach Reads

  • The Summer of Firsts and Lasts - Terra Elan McVoy
  • The International Kissing Club - Ivy Adams
  • Love Me - Rachel Shukert (Feb 11, 2014)
  • Since You Asked... - Maurene Goo
  • How I Paid for College - Marc Acito

Tech/Dystopia

  • Insignia - S.J. Kincaid (think Ender's Game) *
  • The Lost Code - Kevin Emerson (Atlantis)
  • The Social Code (The Start Up) - Sadie Hayes (Silicon Valley)
  • Nerve - Jeanne Ryan (dares/Liar Game)
  • Eve and Adam - Michael Grant and Katherine Applegate (create perfect boy)
  • What's Left of Me - Kat Zhang (two souls, one body)
  • The Program - Suzanne Young (suicide program) *
  • When We Wake - Karen Healey (global warming crisis) *
  • Legend series - Marie Lu *
  • Class of '98 - AL Player
  • Backward Compatible - Sarah Daltry & Pete Clark (VR/gaming)*

Follow-Ups

  • That Summer - Sarah Dessen
  • Pandemonium - Lauren Oliver
  • Crossed - Allie Condie
  • Heist Society series - Ally Carter
  • The Unwritten Rule; Bloom; Perfect You; Something, Maybe - Elizabeth Scott

Library

  • Once Was Lost - Sara Zarr (preach, yo)
  • Why We Broke Up - Daniel Handler
  • The Social Climber's Guide to High School - Robyn Schneider
  • Exit Here - Jason Myers
  • Generation X and JPod - Douglas Coupland
  • My Life Undecided - Jessica Brody (blogging)

Older/Modern Classic/Historical

  • In Darkness - Nick Lake
  • The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society - Mary Ann Shaffer
  • To Kill a Mockingbird
  • The Catcher in the Rye - JD Salinger (BAMF)
  • Fahrenheit 451 - Ray Bradbury (books burn)
  • Tuesdays with Morrie - Mitch Albom (mentor) *
  • Catch-22 - Joseph Heller (sanity)
  • Slaughterhouse-Five - Kurt Vonnegut (WWII)
  • The Scarlet Letter - Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • The Time Traveler's Wife - Audrey Niffenegger
  • Ulysses - James Joyce
  • Some Luck - Jane Smiley
  • Harry Potter? :\

Contemporary Fiction

  • Eat Pray Love - Elizabeth Gilbert (think Happiness Project)
  • Where'd You Go, Bernadette - Maria Semple
  • The Rosie Project - Graeme Simsion
  • The Help - Kathyrn Stockett
  • A Long Way Down - Nick Hornby
  • The Joy Luck Club - Amy Tan
  • The Circle - Dave Eggers
  • A Hundred Summers - Beatriz Williams
  • One Plus One - Jojo Moyes
  • A Man Called Ove - Fredrik Backman
  • Us - David Nicholls
  • Funny Girl - Nick Hornby
  • Modern Lovers - Emma Straub

Contemporary

  • Yes Please - Amy Poehler
  • Bossypants - Tina Fey
  • Love and Misadventure - Lang Leav
  • This is a Book - Demetri Martin
  • You are Remarkable - Kelly Cashman *
  • Happier at Home - Gretchen Rubin
  • Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking - Susan Cain
  • 14, 000 Things to be Happy About *
  • Thinking, Fast and Slow - Daniel Kahneman
  • What Do You Want to Do Before You Die?: The Buried Life - The Buried Life (bucket list) *
  • The Power Of Habit: Why We Do What We Do And How To Change It - Charles Duhigg
  • The Geeks Shall Inherit the Earth - Alexandra Robbins (nerd!)
  • Outliers: The Story of Success - Malcolm Gladwell
  • Present Shock: When Everything Happens NOW - Douglas Rushkoff
  • Archetypes - Caroline Myss
  • The Priority List - David Menasche
  • Feed Your Face - Jessica Wu
  • How to Win Friends and Influence People - Dale Carnegie
  • A Spy Among Friends - Ben MacIntyre
  • The Organized Mind - Daniel J. Levitin
  • Modern Romance - Aziz Ansari
  • Scrappy Little Nobody - Anna Kendrick

Educational & Entrepreneurial

  • Steve Jobs - Walter Isaacson
  • Groupon's Biggest Deal Ever - Frank Sennett
  • Onward - Howard Schultz (Starbucks)
  • The Value of Nothing - Raj Patel
  • Stuffed and Starved - Raj Patel
  • HBR's 10 Must Reads on Managing People
  • Imagine: How Creativity Works - Jonah Lehrer
  • What Money Can't Buy - Michael J. Sandel
  • The Democracy Project - David Graeber
  • Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt - Michael Lewis
  • Day of Empire - Amy Chua (political superpowers)
  • Show Your Work - Austin Kleon
  • Capital in the 21st Century - Thomas Piketty
  • Lean In - Sheryl Sanberg
  • How Cool Brands Stay Hot - Berg/Behrer
  • How Music Got Free - Stephen Witt
  • Work Rules! Insights from Inside Google... - Laszlo Bock
  • The Unwinding - George Packer

Other (to read)

  • Lifehacker - Adam Pash
  • The Undercover Economist - Tim Harford
  • Proxy - Alex London
  • Flat Out Celeste - Jessica Park
  • Not That Kind of Girl - Siobhan Vivian
  • Where Futures End - Parker Peevyhouse
  • Major Crush - Jennifer Echols
  • This is Where I Leave You - Jonathan Tropper
  • Alive - Scott Sigler
  • Every Exquisite Thing - Matthew Quick
  • The Female of the Species - Mindy McGinnis
  • A Short History of the Girl Next Door - Jared Reck
  • Nine - Zach Hines
  • My Oxford Year - Julia Whelan
  • The Radium Girls - Kate Moore
  • The Wedding Date - Jasmine Guillory
  • Roomies - Christina Lauren
  • I'll Be There For You: The One About Friends - Kelsey Miller
nov 28 2011 ∞
apr 21 2019 +
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