Reading List

Note: Books are listed in the order I read them, starting with the most recent.

The Yellow Birds - Kevin Powers
The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven - Sherman Alexie
Country of My Skull - Antjie Krog
A Storm of Swords - George R. R. Martin
A Clash of Kings - George R. R. Martin
Ghostwritten - David Mitchell
Alif the Unseen - G. Willow Wilson
The Alchemist - Paulo Coelho
The Last Train to Zona Verde - Paul Theroux
Excellent Women - Barbara Bym
East of Eden - John Steinbeck
tinkers - Paul Harding
Atlas of the Unknowns - Tania James
Cheri - Colette
Born to Run - Christopher McDougall*
The Great Gatsby - F. Scott Fitzgerald
The Glass Palace - Amitav Ghosh* 
Our Mutual Friend - Charles Dickens 
The Orchardist - Amanda Coplin 
The Purple Hibiscus - Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie 
The Secret Garden - Frances Hodgson Burnett 
Good to Great - James C. Collins 
Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? - Mindy Khaling 
Family Matters - Rohinton Mistry 
The Clash of Kings - George R. R. Martin 
The Girl Who Played With Fire - Stieg Larsson 
A Little Princess - Frances Hodgson
The Swan Thieves - Elizabeth Kostova

A Game of Thrones - George R. R. Martin
The Emperor's Children - Claire Massud
Travels with Myself and Another - Martha Gellhorn
Wild - Cheryl Strayed
The Buddha in the Attic - Julie Otsuku
Lost Memory of Skin - Russell Banks
Skinny Legs and All - Tom Robbins 
Salvage the Bones - Jesmyn Ward
The Electric Michelangelo - Sarah Hall
Breakfast with Buddha - Roland Merullo
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo - Stieg Larsson
The Art of Fielding - Chad Harbach
The Lacuna - Barbara Kingsolver
The Tiger's Wife - Tea Obreht
State of Wonder - Ann Patchett
Night Circus - Erin Morgenstern
The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down - Anne Faidman
Maps and Legends - Michael Chabon
Rules of Civility - Amor Towles
The White Tiger - Aravind Adiga
The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao - Junot Diaz
Tomorrow River - Lesley Kagen
A Gate at the Stairs - Lorrie Moore

Dreams of My Father - Barack Obama
U.S. Africa Policy Beyond the Bush Years edited by Jennifer G. Cooke and J. Stephen Morrison
When A Crocodile Eats the Sun by Peter Godwin
My Life In France by Julia Child and Alex Prud'Homme

Young Adult Fiction Challenge

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