My List

Books I’ve Borrowed from Others that I Really Need to Read and Give Back, In Some Cases It’s Been Two Years:

How the Heather Looks, Joan Bodger
Florence and Giles, John Harding
Annapurna, Maurice Herzog
The Book of Negroes, Lawrence Hill
Consider the Fork, Bee Wilson

Books I Own:

Americanah, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Madame Bovary’s Ovaries, David P. Barash and Nanelle R. Barash
On Immunity, Eula Biss
How to Read and Why, Harold Bloom
Santa Claus: A Biography, Gerry Bowler
Mr. Darcy’s Guide to Courtship, Emily Brand (disclaimer: I did not buy this for myself)
A Truth Universally Acknowledged, ed. Susannah Carson
Where Did You Sleep Last Night, Lynn Crosbie
Our Mutual Friend, Charles Dickens
A Tale of Two Cities, Charles Dickens, abandoned
For Her Own Good, Barbara Ehrenreich and Deirdre English
This Side of Paradise, F. Scott Fitzgerald
The Invention of Murder, Judith Flanders
Sharp Objects, Gillian Flynn
Jane Goes Batty, Michael Thomas Ford
A Room with a View, E.M. Forster
On the Map, Simon Garfield
Sylvia’s Lovers, Elizabeth Gaskell
Will in the World, Stephen Greenblatt
Jude the Obscure, Thomas Hardy
Under the Greenwood Tree, Thomas Hardy
Twentysomething: Why Do Young Adults Seem Stuck?, Robin Marantz Henig and Samantha Henig
Women Alone, Bridget Hill
The Remains of the Day, Kazuo Ishiguro
Bachelor Girl, Betsy Israel
Red Herrings and White Elephants, Albert Jack
Scottish Folk and Fairy Tales, ed. Gordon Jarvie
The Spinster and Her Enemies, Sheila Jeffreys
What We Hide, Marthe Jocelyn
The Ghost Map, Stephen Berlin Johnson
The First Word, Christine Kenneally
The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up, Marie Kondo
Go Set a Watchman, Harper Lee
Word Origins, Anatoly Liberman
The Girl Sleuth, Bobbie Ann Mason
Birds of America, Lorrie Moore
The Moons of Jupiter, Alice Munro
Origins of the Specious, Patricia T. O’Conner
The Complete Stories, Flannery O’Connor
The Portable Dorothy Parker, Dorothy Parker
Spinster Tales and Womanly Possibilities, Naomi Braun Rosenthal
Shakespeare’s Tremor and Orwell’s Cough, John J. Ross
Richard III , William Shakespeare
Philomena, Martin Sixsmith
The Great Charles Dickens Scandal, Michael Slater
The Jane Austen Handbook, Margaret Sullivan
The Vanishing Shadow, Margaret Sutton
The Riddle of the Double Ring, Margaret Sutton
The Unfinished House, Margaret Sutton
The Clue in the Patchwork Quilt, Margaret Sutton
The Rainbow Riddle, Margaret Sutton
The Haunted Road, Margaret Sutton
The Haunted Fountain, Margaret Sutton
The Strange Likeness, Margaret Sutton
War and Peace, Leo Tolstoy
The House of Mirth, Edith Wharton
Pioneer Girl, Laura Ingalls Wilder
The Professor and the Madman, Simon Winchester
A Room of One’s Own/Three Guineas, Virginia Woolf
Robert Schumann, John Worthen
If You Catch an Adjective, Kill It!, Ben Yagoda

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