last updated: Apr. 15 || previously: 2017

Books I particularly loved are given a subjective rating of purple exclamation points.

  1. The Story of French, Jean-BenoƮt Nadeau & Julie Barlow
  2. All Grown Up, Jami Attenberg !
  3. American War, Omar El Akkad
  4. Conversations with Friends, Sally Rooney
  5. Cruel Beautiful World, Caroline Leavitt
  6. The Idiot, Elif Batuman
  7. Saints for All Occasions, J. Courtney Sullivan
  8. Annihilation, Jeff Vandermeer
  9. The Biographies of Ordinary People: Volume 1, Nicole Dieker
  10. You Are Not a Stranger Here, Adam Haslett
  11. An Economist Gets Lunch: New Rules for Everyday Foodies, Tyler Cowen

Recommendations always accepted.