Books Read: 2019

*Couldn’t finish the book.

** Read the book but did a lot of skipping or scanning. Won’t add the book to my permanent collection. Won’t search out other books by the author.

*** Enjoyable read. If nonfiction, will keep the book but won’t purchase if borrowed. If fiction won’t keep the book, won’t purchase if borrowed. Receptive to other works if they are recommended.

**** Liked the book a lot. If nonfiction, will keep or purchase if borrowed. If fiction, will keep the book but not purchase if borrowed. Will look for other works by the same author.

***** One of my all time favorites. If nonfiction, will keep or purchase to add to my collection. If fiction, will keep or purchase to add to my collection. Will actively search out other works by the same author.


  1. Brothers and Sisters*****
  2. Clock Dance****
  3. Club Dead****
  4. Daisy Jones and the Six****
  5. Dead as a Doornail****
  6. Dead to the World****
  7. Dead Until Dark****
  8. Definitely Dead****
  9. Good Luck With That***
  10. Greetings From Witness Protection!***
  11. I Am God*
  12. Living Dead in Dallas****
  13. On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous****
  14. Return to Sender****
  15. Small Great Things***
  16. The Categorical Universe of Candice Phee****
  17. The Wonder***
  18. Unsheltered****
  19. Watch Me Disappear****
  20. What You Owe Me*****
  21. You Will Know Me***


  1. Buddhism Without Beliefs*****
  2. Don’t Be a Jerk and Other Practical Advice from Dogen, Japan’s Greatest Zen Master*****
  3. Educated: A Memoir****
  4. How to Change Your Mind: What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us*****
  5. In Pieces****
  6. Levels of Life***
  7. Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother’s Will to Survive***
  8. Nerdy, Shy, and Socially Inappropriate: A User Guide to an Aspergers Life*****
  9. The Autobiography of Malcolm X: As Told to Alex Haley****
  10. The End of Suffering: Fearless Living in Troubled Times..or, How to Get Out of Hell Free****
  11. The Female Brain*****
  12. The Obesity Code*****
  13. The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming****
  14. The Verbally Abusive Relationship: How to Recognize it and How to Respond*****
  15. Wave***