Faculty & Librarians 2018 Holiday Reading List


An Absolutely Remarkable Thing

by Hank Green




by Lisa Halliday



Background Pony 

by ShortSkirtsAndExplosions



The Belles

by Dhonielle Clayton



Blood Moon: An American Epic of War and Splendor in the Cherokee Nation

by John Sedgwick



Blood Water Paint 

by Joy McCullough



The Calculating Stars

by Mary Robinette Kowal




by Madeline Miller



A Constellation of Vital Phenomena 

by Anthony Marra




by Frank Herbert



Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City

by Matthew Desmond



Exit West

by Mohsin Hamid



Football for a Buck: The Crazy Rise and Crazier Demise of the USFL

by Jeff Pearlman



A God in Ruins

by Kate Atkinson



Golden Hill

by Francis Spufford




by Ron Chernow



A History of America in 100 Maps

by Susan Schulten




by Yaa Gyasi



House of Names

by Colm Tóibín



John Adams

by David McCullough



The Kiss Quotient

by Helen Hoang



Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly

by Anthony Bourdain



Lake Success

by Gary Shteyngart



Leah on the Offbeat

by Becky Albertalli




by Andrew Sean Greer



Manhattan Beach

by Jennifer Egan



My Not So Perfect Life

by Sophie Kinsella



The Neapolitan Novels

by Elena Ferrante and translated by Ann Goldstein



The Night Circus

by Erin Morgenstern




by Rachel Cusk



The Overstory

by Richard Powers




by Min Jin Lee



People Like Us

by Dana Mele




by A.S. Byatt



The Sellout

by Paul Beatty



The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo

by Taylor Jenkins Reid




by Robin Sloane



Stone’s Fall

by Iain Pears



Stories of Your Life and Others

by Ted Chiang



The Sympathizer

by Viet Thanh Nguyen



They Can’t Kill Us All: Ferguson, Baltimore, and a New Era in America’s Racial Justice Movement

by Wesley Lowery



A Thousand Acres

by Jane Smiley



White Houses

by Amy Bloom



White Teeth

by Zadie Smith



Why Religion?: A Personal Story

by Elaine Pagels



The Woman’s Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote 

by Elaine F. Weiss