Books Read 2013

  1. Wm & Hry: Literature, Love and the Letters Between William and Henry James by J.C. Hallman
  2. Book Was There: Reading in Electronic Times by Andrew Piper
  3. Virginia Woolf: The Will to Create as a Woman by Ruth Gruber
  4. The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame
  5. How To Not Write Bad by Ben Yagoda
  6. Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel
  7. Address Unknown by Kathrine Kressmann Taylor
  8. The Canon: A Whirligig Tour of the Beautiful Basics of Science by Natalie Angier
  9. The Missing Ink: The Lost Art of Handwriting by Philip Hensher
  10. Thoughts on Peace in an Air Raid by Virginia Woolf
  11. The Resilient Gardener: Food Production and Self-Reliance in Uncertain Times by Carol Deppe
  12. Letters of Horace Walpole by Horace Walpole
  13. Between Gardens: Observations on Gardening, Friendship, and Disability by Carol Graham Chudley and Dorothy Field
  14. Testing the Current by William McPherson
  15. The Ultimate Guide to Permaculture and Food Not Lawns
  16. Stet: An Editor’s Life by Diane Athill
  17. Front Yard Gardens by Liz Primeau and Landscaping with Native Plants of Minnesota by Lynn Steiner
  18. An Armenian Sketchbook by Vasily Grossman
  19. Gaia’s Garden: A Guide to Homescale Permaculture by Toby Hemenway
  20. One Green Field by Edward Thomas
  21. The Collected Poems of Marcel Proust by Marcel Proust
  22. Storm of Swords by George R.R. Martin
  23. How Literature Saved My Life by David Shields
  24. A Virtual Love by Andrew Blackman
  25. A Vegetable Gardener’s Guide to Permaculture by Christopher Shein
  26. Pitch Dark by Renata Adler
  27. Paradise Lot by Eric Toensmeier and Jonathan Bates
  28. Jacob’s Room by Virginia Woolf
  29. The Leopard by Giuseppe di Lampedusa
  30. New Grub Street by George Gissing
  31. Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan
  32. My Backyard Jungle by James Barilla
  33. The Archivist by Martha Cooley
  34. Why This World: A Biography of Clarice Lispector by Benjamin Moser
  35. The Edible Landscape by Emily Tepe
  36. The Love Letters of Dorothy Osborne by Dorothy Osborne
  37. Pandora’s Lunchbox: How Processed Food Took Over the American Mean by Melanie Warner
  38. Transit by Anna Seghers
  39. Place and Placelessness by E. Relph
  40. Turtle Diary by Russell Hoban
  41. Tristram Shandy by Laurence Sterne
  42. Floating Worlds: The Letters of Edward Gorey and Peter F. Neumeyer edited by Peter F. Neumeyer
  43. Stag’s Leap by Sharon Olds
  44. Heavy Weather by Bruce Sterling
  45. Lexicon by Max Berry
  46. Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen
  47. The Infernals by John Connolly
  48. Crisis of the European Mind, 1680-1715 by Paul Hazard
  49. The Mouse and His Child by Russell Hoban
  50. The Other by Thomas Tryon
  51. The Black Spider by Jeremias Gotthelf
  52. The Mysteries of Udolopho by Ann Radcliffe
  53. Enquiry Into the Sublime and Beautiful by Edmund Burke
  54. Hecuba by Euripides
  55. In Love by Alfred Hayes
  56. The Man Who Planted Trees by Jean Giono
  57. Year of Wonders by Geraldine Brooks
  58. Fever by Mary Beth Keane
  59. Alexander’s Bridge by Willa Cather
  60. The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas by Edward Thomas
  61. MaddAddam by Margaret Atwood
  62. Steppenwolf by Hermann Hesse
  63. Reaper Man by Terry Pratchett
  64. Bicycles: Love Poems by Nikki Giovanni
  65. The Stupidest Angel by Christopher Moore
  66. Burning the Midnight Oil by Phil Cousineau, editor
  67. To the Letter: A Celebration of the Lost Art of Letter Writing by Simon Garfield
  68. The Cusanus Game by Wolfgang Jeschke

1 thought on “Books Read 2013”

  1. A great and varies list. Note to self, must read more Virginia Woolf!


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