reading

2016
The Gifts of Imperfection by Brene Brown
Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel**
Why Not Me? by Mindy Kaling
Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert
My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante
Tiny Beautiful Things by Cheryl Strayed
Everything Everything by Nicola Yoon
Forty Rooms by Olga Grushin
We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Pastrix: The Cranky, Beautiful Faith of a Sinner and Saint by Nadia Bolz-Weber
Among the Ten Thousand Things by Julia Pierpont

2015
Learning to Walk in the Dark by Barbara Brown Taylor
Suffering Succotash by Stephanie Lucianovic**
Me Before You by Jojo Moyes
The Fringe Hours by Jessica Turner
Seating Arrangements by Maggie Shipstead**
What Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarty**
Bread and Wine by Shauna Niequist
Where’d You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple
The Royal We by Heather Cocks and Jessica Morgan**
Deep Down Dark: The Untold Stories of 33 Men Buried in a Chilean Mine and the Miracle that Set Them Free by Hector Tobar**
Salvage the Bones by Jesmyn Ward
The Folded Clock by Heidi Julavits**
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee (re-read)**
Hungry Monkey: A Food Loving Father’s Quest to Raise an Adventurous Eater by Matthew Amster-Burton
Kitchens of the Great Midwest by J. Ryan Stradal**
Displacement by Lucy Knisley
Sabbath in the Suburbs by MaryAnn McKibben Dana
The Rosie Project by Graeme Simison
Home to Holly Springs by Jan Karon
A Wrinkle in Time by Madeliene L’Engle

2014
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World that Can’t Stop Talking by Susan Cain**
Vessel of Fire by Elena Tucker
Leaving Church by Barbara Brown Taylor
Bringing up Bebe by Pamela Druckerman
Dear Life by Alice Munro
A Homemade Life by Molly Wizenberg
Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter**
Garlic and Sapphires by Ruth Reichl
Surprised by Motherhood by Lisa-Jo Baker
Juliet, Naked by Nick Hornby
The Archaeology of Home by Katharine Greider

2013
The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin
Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? by Mindy Kaling**
An Object of Beauty by Steve Martin
An Altar in the World by Barbara Brown Taylor**
The Tiger’s Wife by Tea Obreht**
An Everlasting Meal by Tamar Adler
Bittersweet by Shauna Neiquist
The Invisible Girls by Sarah Thebarge
Walking on Water by Madeleine L’Engle**
The Harry Potter Series by J.K. Rowling (re-read)**
Torn: Rescuing the Gospel from the Gays-vs.-Christians Debate by Justin Lee**
The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri**
The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid
Love Thy Rival by Chad Gibbs
The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz

2012
Slaughterhouse Five by Kurt Vonnegut**
The Paris Wife by Paula McLain
Cold Tangerines by Shauna Neiquist**
Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
One Thousand Gifts by Ann Voskamp**
Gods in Alabama by Joshilyn Jackson
Enduring Love by Ian McEwan
Eat Pray Love by Elizabeth Gilbert**
Something Borrowed by Emily Giffin
Love Wins by Rob Bell
Birds of a Lesser Paradise by Megan Mayhew Bergman**
Half the Sky by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn**
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Joathan Safran Foer**
Finding Our Way Again by Brian McLaren
Crossing to Safety by Wallace Stegner**
A Year of Biblical Womanhood by Rachel Held Evans**

(**books I particularly loved)
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