2019 Reading Journal

 

* - A repeat reading

 

January

There There – Tommy Orange

The Monster Baru Comarant – Seth Dickinson

Reckless: My Life as a Pretender – Chrissie Hynde

The Rise and Fall of D.O.D.O – Neal Stephenson and Nicole Galland

 

February

Based on a True Story: A Memoir – Norm MacDonald

The Book of Strange New Things – Michael Faber

 

March 

The Comedians: Drunks, Thieves, Scoundrels, and the History of American Comedy – Kliph Nesteroff

Juliet, Naked – Nick Hornby

The Scent of Shadows – Vicki Pettersson

 

April

When the Blues Go Marching In: An Illustrated Timeline of Blues Hockey    Dan O’Neill

Seasons in Hell: With the Worst Team in Baseball History – The 1973-1975 Texas Rangers    Mike Shropshire

Inspired: Slaying Giants, Walking on Water, and Loving the Bible Again    Rachel Held Evans

Rip It Up and Start Again: Postpunk 1978 - 1984  -  Simon Reynolds

Summer of ’68: The Season That Changed Baseball and America Forever – Tim Wendel

 

May

Your Favorite Band Cannot Save You – Scotto Moore

Early Riser – Jasper Fforde

 * Cyndere’s Midnight – Jeffrey Overstreet

 

June

Guardian  -  A.J. Hartley

The Alchemist  -  Paulo Coelho

Cujo: The Untold Story of My Life On and Off the Ice -  Curtis Joseph with Kirstie McLellan Day

 

July

HearthfireEmmie Mears

St. Louis Sound: An Illustrated Timeline  -  Steve Pick and Amanda Doyle

 

August

The Taste of Night  -  Vicki Pettersson

The Incendiaries  -  R.O. Kwon

JV Superstar  -  Matthew Pierce

Water Witch  -  Faith Hunter and D.B. Jackson

 

September

Sekret Machines Book 2: A Fire Within  -  Tom Delonge and A.J. Hartley

The Touch of Twilight  -  Vicki Petttersson

The Stravinsky Intrigue  -  Darin Kennedy

 

October

City of Souls  -  Vicki Pettersson

The Winter Over  -  Matthew Iden

 

November

The Tchaikovsky Finale  -  Darin Kennedy

God Land  -  Lyz Lenz

 

December

Shattered Bonds  -  Faith Hunter

Closer You Are: The Story of Robert Pollard and Guided By Voices – Matthew Cutter