Books

Here’s what I’ve read (So Far…) in 2017

BTW, in 2016 I had made a concerted effort to read a variety of authors and styles. I had intended on keeping up that diverse reading tradition, but the first 7 books were all written by white, American or British dudes.  Thanks Trump! LOL!

Books highlighted in this reddish color are highly recommended. Underlined links to my review.

1. Highest Duty: My Search for What Really Matters – Captain Chesley (Sully) Sullenberger, and Jeffrey Zaslow (Non-Fiction)

2. Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City – Matthew Desmond (Non-Fiction)

3. Flawless: Inside the Largest Diamond Heist in History – Scott Andrew, and Greg Campbell (Non-Fiction)

4. I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life – Ed Yong (Non-Fiction)

5. The Tourist – Robert Dickinson (Fiction)

6. Crossing to Safety  Wallace Stegner (Fiction)

7.  1984 – George Orwell (Fiction)

8. Bossypants – Tina Fey (Non-Fiction/Memoir)

9. H is for Hawk – Helen MacDonald (Non-Fiction/Memoir)

10. Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Book Store – Robin Sloan (Fiction)

11. The Nix – Nathan Hill (Fiction)

12. The Dismal SciencePeter Mountford (Fiction)

13. Indian Bride – Karin Fossum (Fiction)

14. Black Seconds – Karin Fossum (Fiction)

15. Strangers on a Train – Patricia Highsmith (Fiction)

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