Reviews

Girl with books

Nonfiction

Barber, Paul

Vampires, Burial, and Death

Beauregard, Mario

The Spiritual Brain

Benforado, Adam

Unfair

Borg, Marcus

The First Christmas

The Last Week

Cain, Susan

Quiet

Chang, Jung

Wild Swans

Cullen, Dave

Columbine

Damrosch, David

The Buried Book

Diamond, Jared

Guns, Germs, and Steel

Dreisinger, Baz

Incarceration Nations

Earley, Pete

Crazy

Grandin, Temple

Animals in Translation

Grann, David

Killers of the Flower Moon (upcoming review)

Haidt, Jonathan

The Righteous Mind

Hannam, James

The Genesis of Science

Heinlein, Sabine

Among Murderers

Kaku, Michio

Physics of the Impossible

Kean, Sam

Caesar’s Last Breath (upcoming review)

Kiehl, Kent A.

The Psychopath Whisperer

King, Gilbert

Devil in the Grove

Kirsch, Jonathan

A History of the End of the World

Kolbert, Elizabeth

The Sixth Extinction

Kristof, Nicholas D.

Half the Sky

Kugel, James

How to Read the Bible

Larson, Frances

Severed

Lewis, Marc

The Biology of Desire

Long, Liza

The Price of Silence

Lu, Michael C.

Get Ready to Get Pregnant (upcoming review)

Morris, David J

Evil Hours

Mukherjee, Siddhartha

The Emperor of All Maladies

Pagels, Elaine

The Gnostic Gospels

Pausch, Randy

The Last Lecture

Pinker, Stephen

The Blank Slate

Roach, Mary

Packing for Mars

Rosenhouse, Jason

Among the Creationists

Sapolsky, Robert

Why Zebras Don’t Get Ulcers

Silberman, Steve

Neurotribes

Skloot, Rebecca

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Solnit, Rebecca

Hope in the Dark

Solomon, Andrew

The Noonday Demon

Sprinkle, Preston

Living in a Gray World

Tammet, Daniel

Born on a Blue Day

Torrey, E. Fuller

American Psychosis

Traig, Jennifer

Devil in the Details

Ward, Jesmyn

Men We Reaped

Weatherford, Jack

Genghis Kahn and the Making of the Modern World

Winchester, Simon

The Professor and the Madman

Yousafzai, Malala

I am Malala

 

Fiction (Adult)

Adams, Douglas

Shada

Austen, Jane

Persuasion

Beckett, Chris

Dark Eden

Bronte, Charlotte

Jane Eyre

Buck, Pearl S.

Sons

Butcher, Jim

Aeronaut’s Windlass

Butler, Octavia

Bloodchild and Other Stories

Dickens, Charles

The Chimes

Great Expectations

le Fanu, J. Sheridan

Carmilla

Faulkner, William

The Reivers

Fforde, Jasper

The Eyre Affair

Lost in a Good Book

Something Rotten

The Well of Lost Plots

Folsom, Alan

The Day After Tomorrow

Forster, E. M.

A Passage to India

French, Tana

In the Woods

Gaskell, Elizabeth

North and South

Genova, Elizabeth

Left Neglected

Haley, Alex

Roots

Hart, John

Iron House

Heyer, Georgette

The Corinthian

Cotillion

Hill, Susan

The Woman in Black

Kostova, Elizabeth

The Shadow Land

Larson, R. J.

Prophet

Lessing, Doris

The Fifth Child

Lindqvist, John Ajvide

Let Me In

Manning, Olivia

The Great Fortune

Marquez, Gabriel Garcia

One Hundred Years of Solitude

Martin, George R. R.

Game of Thrones

Melchiorri, Anthony J.

The Tide

Modiano, Patrick

Missing Person

Moon, Elizabeth

The Speed of Dark

Nadzam, Bonnie

Lamb

O’Malley, Daniel

Stiletto

Phillips, Marie

God Behaving Badly

Redding, Stan

Catch Me if You Can

Rowland, Diana

My Life as a White Trash Zombie

Rubart, James L.

The Chair

Sawyer, Robert J

Calculating God

Schlink, Bernhard

The Reader

Schuette, D. J.

Chaos

Smith, Dodie

I Capture the Castle

Stockett, Kathryn

The Help

Thayil, Jeet

Narcopolis

Tolkien, J. R. R.

The Hobbit

The Lord of the Rings

Tyndall, MaryLu

Surrender the Dawn

Weir, Andy

The Martian

Wells, H. G.

The Island of Doctor Moreau 

The Time Machine

War of the Worlds

Woolf, Virginia

Mrs. Dalloway

 

Fiction (Children’s / Middle School / Teen)

Aveyard, Victoria

Red Queen

Bailey, Lynn

Black Five

Blake, Kendare

Anna Dressed in Blood

Burnett, Frances Hodgson

A Little Princess

The Secret Garden

Busby, Cylin

The Nine Lives of Jacob Tibbs

Carter, T. E.

I Stop Somewhere

Choldenko, Gennifer

Al Capone Does My Shirts

Collins, Suzanne

The Hunger Games

Cosimano, Elle

Holding Smoke

Cowell, Cressida

How to Train Your Dragon

Denmark, Evangeline

Curio

Dickenson, Peter

The Kin

Dowd, Siobhan

The London Eye Mystery

Duncan, Michael

Shadows: Book of Aleth

Eddings, David

Pawn of Prophecy

Engle, Margarita

The Surrender Tree

Erskine, Kathryn

Mockingbird

Farmer, Nancy

The Ear, the Eye, the Arm

The Land of Silver Apples

Funke, Cornelia

Dragon Rider

Gaiman, Neil

Odd and the Frost Giant

Halbach, Sonia

The Three Sisters

Heinlein, Robert A.

The Rolling Stones

Kahn, Joseph

Shadow Magic

Kipling, Rudyard

Kim

Lasky, Kathryn

The Golden Tree

The River of Wind

Lee, Harper

To Kill a Mockingbird

Levine, Gail Carson

Dave at Night

Lewis, C. S.

Prince Caspian

The Silver Chair

The Voyage of the Dawn Treader

Lively, Penelope

The Voyage of QV66

Magoon, Kekla

The Rock and the River

McCarthy, Cori

You Were Here

McIntosh, Will

Burning Midnight

Milne, A. A.

Winnie the Pooh & House at Pooh Corner

Mull, Brandon

Seeds of Rebellion

Nix, Garth

A Confusion of Princes

Oliver, Lauren

Before I Fall

Pullman, Philip

The Subtle Knife

Rylant, Cynthia

Missing May

Schmidt, Gary D.

Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster Boy

Shurtliff, Liesl

Red: The True Story of Riding Hood

Spinelli, Jerry

Maniac Magee

Stork, Francisco X.

Marcelo in the Real World

Stroud, Jonathan

The Ring of Solomon

Sutherland, Tui T.

Against the Tide

Weston, Robert Paul

Zorgamazoo

Wiliamson, Jill

By Darkness Hid

From Darkness Won

To Darkness Fled

Wilder, Laura Ingalls

Little House in the Big Woods

Little House on the Prairie 

Zentner, Jeff

The Serpent King

 

Graphic Novels

Kanata, Konami

Chi’s Sweet Home

Ohba, Tsugumi

Death Note

Peterson, David

Mouse Guard Fall 1152 (Mouse Guard Book 1) (upcoming review)

Satrapi, Marjane

The Complete Persepolis

 

Poetry / Sagas

Anonymous

The Epic of Gilgamesh

 

Sacred Texts

Bible

The Book of Mormon

 

Literary Criticism 

Bauer, Susan Wise

The Well Educated Mind

Bloom, Harold

The Western Canon

Lewis, C. S.

A Preface to Paradise Lost

 

Courses / MOOCS

Abnormal Psychology (Community College)

Democratic to Authoritarian Rule (Coursera)

The Opioid Crisis (Coursera) 

Reading Biblical Literature (Great Courses)

Stress and Your Body (Great Courses)