Every book I've read so far, 2022.
Cultish: The Language of Fanaticism by Amanda Montell. great, quick read.
Harrow the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir. ouch
Year's Best Science and Nature Writing 2021 by Ed Yong. not a single dud, making this my favorite edition.
Amish Christmas Search by Debbie Guisty. we read a whole Amish romance for a bit.
Empire of Wild by Cherie Dimaline. a little uneven, still enjoyed it
Nonviolent Communication by Marshall Rosenberg liked it, strong recommend.
American Sherlock by Kate Winkler Dawson. really enjoyed this one! love some historical forensics.
American Overdose: The Opioid Tragedy in Three Acts by Chris McGreal. nauseating and unbelievable. please get narcan, it's almost certainaly free to you if you live in the US. I keep some in my backpack.
Faith and Practice, New England Yearly Meeting (interrim F+P, 2015).
Tiger Rising by Kate DiCamillo sad and sweet
Pilgrim's Wilderness: A True Story of Faith and Madness on the Alaskan Frontier. absolutely harrowing.
Rabid: A Cultural History of the World's Most Diabolical Virus by Bill Wasik and Monica Murphy I know so much about rabies now
White Fragility by Robin Diangelo short, readable, necessary
A Brief History of Earth by Andrew H. Knoll also short and readable, although of a much different flavor
Hidden Valley Road by Robert Kolker fascinating
We Are Legion (We Are Bob) by Dennis Taylor delightful
Burnout: The Secret to Unlocking the Stress Cycle by Emily Nagoski, Phd and Amelia Nagoski, DMA necessary, powerful, intersectional, if I did find the tone a bit grating
Lumberjanes: Beware the Kitten Holy very cute
The Little Book of Restorative Justice by Howard Zehr
Holes by Louis Sachar ok ok I get the hype
The Light from Uncommon Stars by Ryka Aoki.
Emergent Strategy by adrienne maree brown. Loved this one enough to buy it
Near the Bone by Christina Henry.A little uneven, stil tore right through it
What Moves the Dead by T. Kingfisher.Loved this one.
My Heart is a Chainsaw by Stephen Graham Jones
Nona the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir still incredible, I love these books
Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup by John Carryrou gripping
Reading currently: Portrait of a Thief by Grace D. Li
Every book I read in 2021
Chilling Effect by Valerie Valdez
The Only Good Indians by Stephen Graham Jones good, though I'd categorize it as more tragedy than horror
Paperbacks from Hell by Grady Hendrix fun!
Interview With The Vampire by Anne Rice oh no, I loved this book
The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix fantastic
Paladin's Strength by T. Kingfisher fantasy romance. a delight
The Vampire Lestat by Anne Rice fun and weird and needed editing and beautiful
My Best Friend's Exorcist by Grady Hendrix good, though not what I expected
Christ for Unitarian Universalists liked it
The Wild Robot robot joins animal community, raises a baby goose. delightful! Charming! Heartwarming! Loved it.
Glitches in the FBI by Amaris Feland KetchumOne of the great things about being an adult is that, sometimes, your friends write books and you get to read them.
A Libertarian Walks Into a Bear love a weird true story
Fugitive Telemetry by Martha Wells murder mystery IN SPACE!!
Sandman: Preludes and Nocturnes by Neil Gaiman re-read
Razor's Edge by Martha Wells sometimes you just gotta Star Wars tie-in novel
Best American Science and Nature Writing 2020 really enjoyed the 2020 collection! Only one essay this year made me want to drop kick the writer into a solar flair.
Sandman: Doll's House by Neil Gaiman re-read
Dead Dead Girls by Nekesa Afia ONE OF THE GREAT THINGS ABOUT BEING AN ADULT IS THAT, SOMETIMES, YOUR FRIENDS WRITE BOOKS AND YOU GET TO READ THEM
Swordheart by T. Kingfisher :)
The Hollow Places by T. Kingfisher excellent, scary
The Final Girl Support Group by Grady Hendrix good, but not horror
Ghost Wall by Sarah Moss Short, ominous, atmospheric.
In The Woods by Tana French sad and unsettling, but satisfying.
Finna by Nino Cipri
Project Hail Mary by Andy Weir love some fun, science-saves-the-day SF
Fuzz by Mary Roach I'll read anything MR publishes
You Are Your Own by Jamie Lee Finch ouch, in a healing way.
Bad Astronomy by Phillip Plait old but good
The Wizard's Guide to Defensive Baking by T. Kingfisher delightful, as with all Kingfisher
Paladin's Hope by T. Kingfisher Kingfisher is so consistently delightful
Starting with Science: Strategies for Introducing Young Children to Inquiry by Marcia Talhelm Edson work read
Gideon the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir This book messed me up something good, man.
(Last updated April 18, 2022.)
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