2018 Reading List

January

1. Malala’s Magic Pencil by Malala Yousafzai (Non-Fiction)
2. Feeding My Mother: Comfort and Laughter in the Kitchen as my Mother Deals with Memory Loss by Jann Arden (Non-Fiction) πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
3. Good Morning, Midnight by Jean Rhys
4. The Little Book of Hygge by Meik Wiking (Non-Fiction)
5. The Nose by Nikolai Gogol
6. Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
7. The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls (Reread+Non-Fiction)
8. The Birds and Other Stories by Daphne du Maurier
9. Just Jen by Jen Powley (Non-Fiction) πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
10. Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant by Anne Tyler
11. Kitchen by Banana Yoshimoto
12. On Not Losing My Father’s Ashes in the Flood by Richard Harrison (Poetry) πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
13. Ways of Going Home by Alejandro Zambra
14. Eloise by Kay Thompson
15. A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness (Reread)
16. The Year of Living Danishly: Uncovering the Secrets of the World’s Happiest Country by Helen Russell (Non-Fiction)
17. Murder at the Vicarage (Miss Marple, #1) by Agatha Christie
18. And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie
19. Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
20. Animal Farm by George Orwell
21. A Pair of Silk Stockings by Kate Chopin
22. Daphnis and Chloe by Longus
23. An American Marriage by Tayari Jones (Review Book)
24. Revenge of the Vinyl Cafe by Stuart McLean πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
25. Home to Woefield by Susan Juby πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
26. Pomfret Towers by Angela Thirkell

Movies Watched

1. Kingsman: The Golden Circle
2. The Glass Castle (based on the Jeannette Walls book)
3. Ferdinand

February

27. The Princess Bride by William Goldman
28. Miss Pettigrew Lives For A Day by Winifred Watson
29. Cheerful Weather For The Wedding by Julia Strachey
30. The White Book by Han Kang
31. Flush: A Biography by Virginia Woolf
32. William: An Englishman by Cicely Hamilton
33. The Lake House by Kate Morton
34. The Tinderbox by Hans Christian Andersen
35. The Woman in the Window by A. J. Finn
36. Circe and the Cyclops by Homer
37. Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte
38. Gwendy’s Button Box by Stephen King
39. The Perfect Nanny by Leila Slimani
40. The Lying Game by Ruth Ware
41. Mansfield Park by Jane Austen
42, The Great Winglebury Duel by Charles Dickens
43. Shrewed: A Wry and Closely Observed Look at the Lives of Women and Girls by Elizabeth Renzetti (Non-Fiction & Review Book)Β πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦

Movies Watched

4. Miss Pettigrew Lives For A Day (based on the book by Winifred Watson)
5. Winchester (inspired by the Winchester Mansion – my favourite!)

March

44. Malagash by Joey Comeau πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
45. Americanah by Chimimanda Ngozi Adichie
46. I Am A Truck by Michelle Winters πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
47. The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah
48. Gooseberries by Anton Chekhov
49. Things To Do When It’s Raining by Marissa Stapley (Review Book)Β πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
50. Son of a Trickster by Eden Robinson πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
51. American War by Omar El Akkad πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
52. The Marrow Thieves by Cherie Dimaline πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
53. Malarky by Anakana Schofield πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
54. Swallowing Mercury by Wioletta Greg
55. Forgiveness: A Gift From My Grandparents by Mark Sakamoto (Non-Fiction)Β πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
56. The Boat People by Sharon Bala πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
57. Precious Cargo: My Year of Driving the Kids on School Bus 3077 by Craig Davidson (Non-Fiction)Β πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
58. Let Me Lie be Clare Mackintosh
59. Daphne du Maurier and her Sisters by Jane Dunn
60. This Fallen Prey (Casey Duncan, #3) by Kelley ArmstrongΒ πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦

Movies Watched

6. A Wrinkle in Time (based on the novel by Madeleine L’Engle)
7. Bon Cop Bad Cop 2
8. Sherlock Gnome

April

61. Vi by Kim Thuy (Review Book)Β πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
62. My Cousin Rachel by Daphne du Maurier
63. All We Saw by Anne Michaels (Poetry)Β πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
64. Linger, Still by Aislinn Hunter (Poetry)Β πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
65. Otolith by Emily Nilsen (Poetry)Β πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
66. In A Cottage In A Wood by Cass Green
67. Admission Requirements by Phoebe Wang (Poetry)Β πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
68. Tash Hearts Tolstoy by Kathryn Ormsbee
69. Any Day Now (Sullivan’s Crossing, #2) by Robyn Carr
70. Feel Happier in Nine Seconds by Linda Besner (Poetry)Β πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
71. breathing at dusk by Beth Goobie (Poetry)Β πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
72. I’ll Be Gone In The Dark by Michelle McNamara (Non-Fiction)
73. The Forgotten Ones by Steena Holmes (Review Book)Β πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
74. Every Note Played by Lisa Genova
75. Then She Was Gone by Lisa Jewell
76. Magonia (Magonia, #1) by Maria Dahvana Headley
77. Agnes Grey by Anne Bronte (Reread)
78. The Doll: Short Stories by Daphne du Maurier
79. Every Heart a Doorway (Wayward Children, #1) by Seanan McGuire (Reread)
80. The Wedding Date by Jasmine Guillory

May

81. Leah on the Offbeat (Creekwood, #2) by Becky Albertalli
82. The Missing Girl by Shirley Jackson
83. Confessions of a Domestic Failure by Bunmi LaditanΒ πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
84. Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman
85. Down Among The Sticks and Bones (Wayward Children, #2) by Seanan McGuire
86. Sleeping Beauties by Stephen King and Owen King
87. The Bronze Horseman (The Bronze Horseman, #1) by Paullina Simons
88. The Heart is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers
89. The Death of Mrs. Westaway by Ruth Ware (Review Book)
90. From Twinkle, with Love by Sandhya Menon
91. Aftermath by Kelley ArmstrongΒ πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
92. Foe by Iain Reid (Review Book)Β πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
93. Rogues Rush In by Tessa Dare and Christi Caldwell
94. Class Mom by Laurie GelmanΒ πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
95. Come From Away by Genevieve Graham (Review Book)Β πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦

June

96. How To Walk Away by Katherine Center (Review Book)
97. Chocky by John Wyndam
98. Listen To Your Heart by Kasie West
99. The Family Gathering (Sullivan’s Crossing, #3) by Robyn Carr
100. Green Tea by Sheridan le Fanu
101. The Breakthrough by Daphne du Maurier
102. Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell
103. Educated by Tara Westover (Non-Fiction)
104. All The Little Lights by Jaime McGuire (Review Book)

Movies Watched

9. Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom
10. The Incredibles 2

July

105. Save The Date by Morgan Matson (Review Book)
106. The Art of French Kissing by Brianna R. Schrum (Review Book)
107. The Robber Bridegroom by The Brothers Grimm
108. The Figgs by Ali Bryan (Review Book)
109. Woman Much Missed by Thomas Hardy
110. The Reckoning by Edith Wharton
111. We Have Always Lived in the Castle by Shelley Jackson
112. The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend by Katarina Bivald
113. A Walk In The Woods by Bill Bryson (Non-Fiction)
114. The Hating Game by Sally Thorne
115. The Night is Darkening Round Me by Emily Bronte
116. The Old Man of the Moon by Shen Fu
117. Sea of Shadows by Kelley Armstrong
118. The Bear by Claire Cameron
119. The Old Nurse’s Story by Elizabeth Gaskell
120. Smoke & Mirrors: Short Fictions and Illusions by Neil Gaiman
121. The Hunger by Alma Katsu
122. The Beginning of the World in the Middle of the Night by Jen Campbell
123. The Lullaby Girl (Angie Pallorino, #2) by Loreth Ann White (Review Book)
124. More Happy Than Not by Adam Silvera
125. Matchmaking For Beginners by Maddie Dawson (Review Book)
126. The Iron Trial (Magisterium, #1) by Cassandra Clare and Holly Black
127. Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel
128. Fragile Things: Short Fictions and Wonders by Neil Gaiman
129. Kasyan from the Beautiful Lands by Ivan Turnegev

Movies Watched

11. Lost in Austen
12. Wedding Crashers
13. Singin’ In The Rain
14. Hotel Transylvania 3
15 Super Troopers 2

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December

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