Friday, July 24, 2015

current book wishlist

This is going to be embarrassingly long as all hell because it's the buildup of more than four months or so, but I just want to get it down. Probably there's also a lot of repetition from previous lists.

Eight White Nights, Andre Aciman
The Art of the Con, Anthony M. Amore
Stealing Jesus: How Fundamentalism Betrays Christianity, Bruce Bawer
Walking the Night Road: Coming of Age in Grief, Alexandra Butler
H. Beam Piper: A Biography, John F. Carr
The Brain's Way of Healing, Norman Doidge
Every Single Day, Doomtree Collective
At the Hands of Persons Unknown: The Lynching of Black America, Philip Dray
Peter's Room, Antonia Forest
The Wild Girl, Kate Forsyth
The Forgotten 500, Gregory A. Freeman
Muse, Jonathan Galassi
The AIDS Generation: Stories of Survival and Resilience, Perry N. Halkitis
Kiss of the Fur Queen, Tomson Highway
Apollo's Angels: A History of Ballet, Jennifer Homans
Chapman's Homer: The Iliad, Homer
The Iliad: A New Translation by Peter Green, Homer
Empire of Deception, Dean Jobb
William Inge and the Subversion of Gender, Jeff Johnson
Letter to His Father, Franz Kafka (dual-language edition)
The Walking People, Mary Beth Keane
The Liberator, Alex Kershaw
A Short History of Indians in Canada, Thomas King
The Back of the Turtle, Thomas King
Archivist Wasp, Nicole Kornher-Stace
Unabrow: Misadventures of a Late Bloomer, Una LaMarche
Comprehending Columbine, Ralph W. Larkin
The Big Con: The Story of the Confidence Man, David W. Maurer
Circling the Sun, Paula McLain
Code Talker, Chester Nez
How to Cure a Fanatic, Amos Oz
The Origins of AIDS, Jacques Pepin
Monkey Beach, Eden Robinson
Kolyma Tales, Varlam Shalamov
A Life of William Inge: The Strains of Triumph, Ralph F. Voss
Brooklyn's Promised Land: The Free Black Community of Weeksville, New York, Judith Wellman
Damages, Barry Werth