Tuesday, July 1, 2014

books read in July 2014

Fiction is in red.

103. My Life as a Fake, Peter Carey
104. The Devil You Know, Mike Carey
105. The Woman Who Wasn’t There: The True Story of an Incredible Deception, Robin Gaby Fisher and Angelo J. Gugliemo, Jr. (after seeing the movie)
106. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, Sherman Alexie, illustrated by Ellen Forney
107. Let's Explore Diabetes with Owls, David Sedaris
108. On the Run: Fugitive Life in an American City, Alice Goffman (amazing, heartbreaking)
109. California, Edan Lepucki (yeah, that was mediocre, plus everyone is comparing it to Atwood, which pisses me off)
110. The Whispering, Sarah Rayne
111. Atonement, Ian McEwan
112. The Driver's Seat, Muriel Spark (see here) 
113. One Kick, Chelsea Cain (see here)
114. Longbourn, Jo Baker (for a "chamberpots and all" corrective to Austen, that got horribly sentimental at the end, ugh)
115. Garnethill, Denise Mina
116. Blood Will Out, Walter Kirn
117. The Man in the Rockefeller Suit, Mark Seal  

all 2014 booklist posts