Readings 🪐
#fiction #life #people #culture
Red at the Bone. Jacqueline Woodson
Writers & Lovers. Lily King
The Deal of a Lifetime. Fredrik Backman
Everything I Never Told You. Celeste Ng
Miguel Street. V.S. Naipaul
The Namesake. Jhumpa Lahiri
The House on Mango Street. Sandra Cisneros
The Midnight Library. Matt Haig
The Elegance of the Hedgehog. Muriel Barbery
A Man Called Ove. Fredrik Backman
To Live. Yu Hua/活着.余华
#travel-writing #places
Eat, Pray, Love. Elizabeth Gilbert
The Best American Travel Writing 2011. Sloane Crosley (ed.)
The Best American Travel Writing 2015. Elizabeth Gilbert (ed.)
A Week at the Airport: A Heathrow Diary. Alain de Botton
Crying in H Mart Michelle Zauner
Somebody's Daughter Ashley C. Ford
Hillbilly Elegy. J. D. Vance
Educated. Tara Westover
The Moment of Lift: How Empowering Women Changes the World. Melinda Gates
Promise Me. Dad: A Year of Hope, Hardship, and Purpose. Joe Biden
Becoming. Michelle Obama
Born A Crime: Stories From a South African Childhood. Trevor Noah
The Year of Magical Thinking. Joan Didion
When Breath Becomes Air. Paul Kalanithi
Night. Elie Wiesel
#non-fiction #language
Just Words: Law, Language, and Power. John M. Conley
You Just Don't Understand. Deborah Tannen
The Secret Life of Pronouns: What our Words Say about us. James W. Pennebaker *
#non-fiction #society #people
Small-Town America: Finding Community, Shaping the Future. Robert Wuthnow *
Minor Feelings. Cathy Park Hong
The Death and Life of Great American Cities. Jane Jacobs *
Dear America: Notes of an Undocumented Citizen. Jose Antonio Vargas
Amusing Ourselves to Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business. Neil Postman
Persuasion. Jane Austen
#romance-fiction #life
People we Meet on Vacation. Emily Henry
Beach Read. Emily Henry
Head over Heels. Hannah Orenstein
The Overdue Life of Amy Byler. Kelly Harms
Beautiful World, Where Are You. Sally Rooney
Conversations with Friends. Sally Rooney
Normal People. Sally Rooney
Stardust. Neil Gaiman
The Fault in our Stars. John Green
The Travelling Cat Chronicles. Hiro Arikawa
84, Charing Cross Road. Helene Hanff
The Five People You Meet in Heaven. Mitch Albom
Tuesdays with Morrie. Mitch Albom
The Alchemist. Paulo Coelho
Memoirs of a Geisha. Arthur Golden
The Bluest Eye. Toni Morrison *
The Night Trilogy (Night, Dawn, Day). Elie Wiesel
All the Light we Cannot See. Anthony Doerr
The Signature of All Things. Elizabeth Gilbert
The Hunger Games. Suzanne Collins
Catching Fire. Suzanne Collins
Mockingjay. Suzanne Collins
House of Cards. Michael Dobbs
To Play the King. Michael Dobbs
The Final Cut. Michael Dobbs
Sundays in August: A Novel Patrick Modiano

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