Books I’ve Read

Date Title Author
20 Feb '20 Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead
12 Feb '20 Girl, Woman, Other
12 Feb '20 Resilient Management
4 Feb '20 Uncanny Valley
31 Jan '20 The Night Manager
24 Jan '20 Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World
21 Jan '20 The Metamorphosis
21 Jan '20 Lolita
21 Jan '20 Macbeth
21 Jan '20 Frankenstein
21 Jan '20 Brave New World / Brave New World Revisited
21 Jan '20 Romeo and Juliet
20 Jan '20 n+1 Issue 35: Savior Complex
13 Jan '20 Flights
12 Jan '20 Offscreen, Issue 22
9 Jan '20 The Topeka School
7 Jan '20 The Heart of the Race: Black Women's Lives in Britain
31 Dec '19 Lonely Planet South India Kerala
29 Dec '19 Before the Coffee Gets Cold
28 Dec '19 What I Talk About When I Talk About Running
28 Dec '19 At the Pond: Swimming at the Hampstead Ladies' Pond
27 Dec '19 Free Food for Millionaires
27 Dec '19 Tinfoil Butterfly
17 Dec '19 A Small Town in Germany
7 Dec '19 The Mabinogian
25 Nov '19 The Perfect Nanny
20 Nov '19 As You Like It
18 Nov '19 Ecclesiastical History of the English People
18 Nov '19 A Perfect Spy
15 Nov '19 My Sister, the Serial Killer
28 Oct '19 The Secret Lives of Colour
28 Oct '19 Circe
26 Oct '19 The Great Believers
20 Oct '19 Women, Fire, and Dangerous Things: What Categories Reveal About the Mind
16 Oct '19 Delta of Venus
12 Oct '19 The Vorrh
4 Oct '19 Adèle
4 Oct '19 The Sheltering Sky
30 Sep '19 Love in a Cold Climate and Other Novels
22 Sep '19 Wasps
13 Sep '19 The Hunchback of Notre-Dame
12 Sep '19 Haven't You Heard?: Gossip, power, and how politics really works
2 Sep '19 Norse Mythology
30 Aug '19 Her Body and Other Parties
30 Aug '19 Histories of Nations: How Their Identities Were Forged
11 Aug '19 The White Album
7 Aug '19 Superior: The Return of Race Science
6 Aug '19 The Red Parts: Autobiography of a Trial
1 Aug '19 Little
28 Jul '19 The Art of Cruelty: A Reckoning
20 Jul '19 Rice's Architectural Primer
5 Jul '19 Nutshell
30 Jun '19 The Shepherd's Life: A People's History of the Lake District
29 Jun '19 The Water Cure
27 Jun '19 The Silence of the Girls
27 Jun '19 The Idiot
15 Jun '19 First Love and Other Novellas
15 Jun '19 The End
15 Jun '19 The Expelled
12 Jun '19 The Last Samurai
8 Jun '19 The Butchering Art: Joseph Lister's Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine
5 Jun '19 Machines Like Me
3 Jun '19 Eileen
31 May '19 The 7th Function of Language
27 May '19 The Faust Act
27 May '19 Paradise
27 May '19 The Manager's Path: A Guide for Tech Leaders Navigating Growth and Change
8 May '19 The Comedy of Errors
8 May '19 Mythos: The Greek Myths Retold
2 May '19 The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer
26 Apr '19 Queer City: Gay London from the Romans to the Present Day
24 Apr '19 Love's Labour's Lost
23 Apr '19 The Culture of Connectivity: A Critical History of Social Media
23 Apr '19 The Accidental
12 Apr '19 Reality is Not What it Seems: The Journey to Quantum Gravity
8 Apr '19 Catch-22
31 Mar '19 The Master and Margarita
20 Mar '19 The Penguin History of Modern China: The Fall and Rise of a Great Power, 1850-2008
15 Mar '19 The Road
13 Mar '19 Leviathan
13 Mar '19 The Odyssey
13 Mar '19 One Hundred Years of Solitude
13 Mar '19 Grief Is the Thing with Feathers
13 Mar '19 HHhH
13 Mar '19 Sprint: A Radically New Way to Test Ideas, Solve Problems and Answer Your Most Pressing Questions
13 Mar '19 The Heart Goes Last
13 Mar '19 Prisoners of Geography
13 Mar '19 Schiele
13 Mar '19 Sister Outsider: Essays and Speeches
13 Mar '19 Saul Leiter
13 Mar '19 Agamemnon
13 Mar '19 Degas
13 Mar '19 Van Gogh: The Complete Paintings
13 Mar '19 The Libation Bearers
13 Mar '19 Conversations with Friends
13 Mar '19 The Secret History
13 Mar '19 Henry V
13 Mar '19 Enduring Love
13 Mar '19 My Year of Rest and Relaxation
12 Mar '19 Flowers for Algernon
10 Feb '19 The Testament of Mary
10 Feb '19 Difficult Women
26 Jan '19 A Girl Is a Half-formed Thing
17 Jan '19 Bluets
17 Jan '19 Enigma Variations
13 Jan '19 The Screwtape Letters
12 Jan '19 Paradise Rot
12 Jan '19 The Luminaries
28 Dec '18 The Days of the French Revolution
25 Dec '18 Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body
22 Dec '18 Mr Salary
22 Dec '18 The Argonauts
17 Dec '18 The Aleph and Other Stories
17 Dec '18 Normal People
5 Dec '18 Motherhood
3 Dec '18 The Bloody Chamber
1 Dec '18 The Past
1 Dec '18 The Bell
11 Nov '18 Fox 8
3 Nov '18 Under the Net
27 Oct '18 Lincoln in the Bardo
27 Oct '18 Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City
27 Oct '18 The Fire Next Time
19 Oct '18 The Age of Innocence
12 Oct '18 Purple Hibiscus
29 Sep '18 The Lesser Bohemians
29 Sep '18 The Goldfinch
16 Sep '18 If We Were Villains
16 Sep '18 Where Angels Fear to Tread
3 Sep '18 Slouching Towards Bethlehem
30 Aug '18 True at First Light
28 Aug '18 Introducing Freud: A Graphic Guide
25 Aug '18 Mother Night
22 Aug '18 Twitter and Tear Gas: The Power and Fragility of Networked Protest
18 Aug '18 Lighter Than My Shadow
18 Aug '18 The Romanovs: 1613-1918
12 Aug '18 Human Acts
4 Aug '18 Stick and Rudder: An Explanation of the Art of Flying
29 Jul '18 Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly
27 Jul '18 I'll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman's Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer
24 Jul '18 The Death and Life of Great American Cities
15 Jul '18 Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy
4 Jul '18 The Dispossessed
28 Jun '18 To Be a Machine: Adventures Among Cyborgs, Utopians, Hackers, and the Futurists Solving the Modest Problem of Death
26 Jun '18 Our Man in Havana
26 Jun '18 Teaching Community: A Pedagogy of Hope
19 Jun '18 The World As It Is: Inside the Obama White House
17 Jun '18 On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft
17 Jun '18 Private Island: How the UK Was Sold
13 Jun '18 The Language of the Third Reich: LTI--Lingua Tertii Imperii: A Philologist's Notebook
10 Jun '18 A Study on Authority
8 Jun '18 A History of the Arab Peoples
1 Jun '18 Riot Days
31 May '18 All's Well That Ends Well
26 May '18 Impressionism
24 May '18 To Have and Have Not
22 May '18 Monet
20 May '18 Hamilton: The Revolution
20 May '18 In Evil Hour
10 May '18 A Journal of the Terror
8 May '18 The Death of Ivan Ilych
7 May '18 Schiele
30 Apr '18 Half of a Yellow Sun
26 Apr '18 The Pragmatic Programmer: From Journeyman to Master
22 Apr '18 Mumbo Jumbo
21 Apr '18 Pachinko
13 Apr '18 Technically Wrong: Sexist Apps, Biased Algorithms, and Other Threats of Toxic Tech
7 Apr '18 The Road to Wigan Pier
2 Apr '18 Beloved
2 Apr '18 Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything
2 Apr '18 Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
2 Apr '18 Big Bang: The Origin of the Universe
2 Apr '18 Tubes: A Journey to the Center of the Internet
2 Apr '18 When Breath Becomes Air
2 Apr '18 Gray's Anatomy
2 Apr '18 Fear and Trembling
2 Apr '18 The Communist Manifesto
2 Apr '18 Philosophy: A Very Short Introduction
2 Apr '18 Poststructuralism: A Very Short Introduction
2 Apr '18 Postmodernism: A Very Short Introduction
2 Apr '18 Introducing Slavoj Zizek: A Graphic Guide
2 Apr '18 Introducing Continental Philosophy: A Graphic Guide
2 Apr '18 Against Everything: Essays
2 Apr '18 The History of White People
2 Apr '18 On Ideology
2 Apr '18 America
2 Apr '18 The Postmodern Condition: A Report on Knowledge
2 Apr '18 Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis
2 Apr '18 No Is Not Enough: Resisting Trump’s Shock Politics and Winning the World We Need
2 Apr '18 The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism
2 Apr '18 Alexander Hamilton
2 Apr '18 Post-Truth: How Bullshit Conquered the World
2 Apr '18 Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House
2 Apr '18 American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer
30 Mar '18 How Parliament Works
26 Mar '18 Conjectures and Refutations: The Growth of Scientific Knowledge
23 Mar '18 Exit West
20 Mar '18 Radical Candor: Be a Kickass Boss Without Losing Your Humanity
19 Mar '18 Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race
18 Mar '18 Eat Up: Food, Appetite and Eating What You Want
17 Mar '18 On the Road
7 Mar '18 Swing Time
26 Feb '18 The Kite Runner
19 Feb '18 Coriolanus
14 Feb '18 A Brief History of Time
6 Feb '18 Ruling The Void: The Hollowing Of Western Democracy
3 Feb '18 Autumn
31 Jan '18 Imagined Communities: Reflections on the Origin and Spread of Nationalism
28 Jan '18 Who Really Runs Britain?: The Private Companies Taking Control of Benefits, Prisons, Asylum, Deportation, Security, Social Care and the NHS
26 Jan '18 The Attention Merchants: The Epic Scramble to Get Inside Our Heads
20 Jan '18 Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?
18 Jan '18 You Tarzan: Masculinity, Movies, and Men
14 Jan '18 Battle Cry of Freedom
7 Jan '18 Stalin
7 Jan '18 The Seagull
2 Jan '18 The Old Man and the Sea
30 Dec '17 In Defense of Lost Causes
28 Dec '17 The Trial
28 Dec '17 Simulacra and Simulation
28 Dec '17 Discipline and Punish: The Birth of the Prison
28 Dec '17 Politics
28 Dec '17 Nausea
28 Dec '17 Siddhartha
28 Dec '17 Dialectic of Enlightenment: Philosophical Fragments
28 Dec '17 Notes from Underground
28 Dec '17 Americanah
28 Dec '17 Ain't I a Woman: Black Women and Feminism
28 Dec '17 The Origins of Totalitarianism
28 Dec '17 Regarding the Pain of Others
28 Dec '17 Men Explain Things to Me
28 Dec '17 We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy
28 Dec '17 Death in the Afternoon
28 Dec '17 The Sun Also Rises
28 Dec '17 1Q84
28 Dec '17 Dance Dance Dance
28 Dec '17 Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage
28 Dec '17 Meditations
28 Dec '17 Persepolis 2: The Story of a Return
28 Dec '17 On Violence
28 Dec '17 The Death of a President: November 1963
28 Dec '17 The Analects
28 Dec '17 Augustus: The Biography
23 Oct '17 The Handmaid's Tale
23 Oct '17 The Autobiography of Malcolm X
23 Oct '17 God's Century: Resurgent Religion and Global Politics
23 Oct '17 Infinite Jest
23 Oct '17 Social Class in the 21st Century
23 Oct '17 Between the World and Me
23 Oct '17 Corelli's Mandolin
23 Oct '17 Tender Is the Night
23 Oct '17 The Unbearable Lightness of Being
23 Oct '17 The Rebel
27 Dec '16 Beowulf: A Verse Translation
25 Sep '16 For Whom the Bell Tolls
18 Sep '16 A Moveable Feast
11 Sep '16 A Farewell to Arms
31 Aug '16 Kafka on the Shore
20 Aug '16 The Koran: A Very Short Introduction
19 Aug '16 1Q84
13 Aug '16 Notes from a Small Island
8 Aug '16 Triumph of the City: How Our Greatest Invention Makes Us Richer, Smarter, Greener, Healthier and Happier
6 Aug '16 Welcome to the Desert of the Real: Five Essays on September 11 and Related Dates
31 Jul '16 Sputnik Sweetheart
30 Jul '16 How to Read Towns and Cities: A Crash Course in Urban Architecture
30 Jul '16 The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle
26 Jul '16 Neither Here nor There: Travels in Europe
24 Jul '16 Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products
16 Jul '16 Norwegian Wood
12 Jul '16 "Why Are All The Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?": A Psychologist Explains the Development of Racial Identity
10 Jul '16 The Economics of Inequality
10 Jul '16 Steve Jobs
10 Jul '16 Outline of a Theory of Practice
9 Jul '16 The Time Traveler's Wife
9 Jul '16 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
9 Jul '16 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
9 Jul '16 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
9 Jul '16 The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
9 Jul '16 The Bell Jar
9 Jul '16 The Host
9 Jul '16 Animal Farm
9 Jul '16 My Booky Wook
9 Jul '16 Fight Club
9 Jul '16 Brave New World
9 Jul '16 Life of Pi
9 Jul '16 The Book Thief
9 Jul '16 Never Let Me Go
9 Jul '16 Oliver Twist
9 Jul '16 The Beach
9 Jul '16 The Boy in the Striped Pajamas
9 Jul '16 Jane Eyre
9 Jul '16 The Tales of Beedle the Bard
9 Jul '16 The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
9 Jul '16 Black Swan Green
9 Jul '16 Where the Wild Things Are
9 Jul '16 The Stuff of Thought: Language as a Window into Human Nature
9 Jul '16 Kennedy
9 Jul '16 The European Union: A Citizen's Guide
9 Jul '16 Who Governs Britain?
9 Jul '16 Fail Fast, Fail Often: How Losing Can Help You Win
24 Mar '16 Happy City: Transforming Our Lives Through Urban Design
18 Mar '16 The Language Instinct: How the Mind Creates Language
18 Mar '16 The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined
18 Mar '16 A Doll's House
18 Mar '16 Othello
18 Mar '16 Things I Have Learned In My Life So Far
18 Mar '16 Visual Thesaurus: A Quick-Flip Brainstorming Tool for Graphic Designers
18 Mar '16 It's Not How Good You Are, It's How Good You Want To Be
18 Mar '16 The Color Purple
18 Mar '16 Washington Square
18 Mar '16 A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
18 Mar '16 Slaughterhouse-Five
18 Mar '16 The Norton Anthology of Theory and Criticism
18 Mar '16 Mythologies
18 Mar '16 Old School
18 Mar '16 Emotionally Weird
18 Mar '16 Pale Fire
18 Mar '16 Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
18 Mar '16 Paradise Lost
18 Mar '16 The Works of John Donne
18 Mar '16 The Prince
18 Mar '16 The Social Contract
18 Mar '16 A Discourse on Inequality
18 Mar '16 Poetics. English
18 Mar '16 Understanding Public Policy: Theories and Issues
18 Mar '16 The Good Soldier
18 Mar '16 The Secret Agent: A Simple Tale
18 Mar '16 To the Lighthouse
18 Mar '16 T. S. Eliot: The Waste Land
18 Mar '16 American Government: Political Development and Institutional Change
18 Mar '16 Lady Chatterley's Lover
18 Mar '16 How Democratic Is the American Constitution?
18 Mar '16 As I Lay Dying
18 Mar '16 Theories of the Democratic State
18 Mar '16 No God But God: The Origins, Evolution and Future of Islam
18 Mar '16 A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius
18 Mar '16 Gilead
18 Mar '16 Let The Great World Spin
18 Mar '16 Falling Man
18 Mar '16 The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse
18 Mar '16 The Plot Against America
18 Mar '16 Black Girl / White Girl
18 Mar '16 Salvage the Bones
18 Mar '16 The World of Ice and Fire: The Untold History of Westeros and the Game of Thrones
18 Mar '16 Capital in the Twenty-First Century
18 Mar '16 The Martian
18 Mar '16 The Lovely Bones
18 Mar '16 Asterios Polyp
18 Mar '16 Habibi
18 Mar '16 Persepolis, Volume 1
18 Mar '16 V for Vendetta
18 Mar '16 Watchmen
18 Mar '16 Apology
18 Mar '16 Second Treatise of Government
18 Mar '16 The Stranger
18 Mar '16 All Quiet on the Western Front
18 Mar '16 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
18 Mar '16 The Catcher in the Rye
18 Mar '16 1984
18 Mar '16 The Hunger Games
18 Mar '16 To Kill a Mockingbird
18 Mar '16 The Great Gatsby
18 Mar '16 Wall and Piece
18 Mar '16 Ways of Seeing