Thursday, January 10, 2013

2012 reading list

2012 came and went. We survived the Mayan apocalypse and somewhere in there, I was able to read a few books. In order starting in January of 2012:

We/ Yevgeny Zamyatin
Fahrenheit 451/ Ray Bradbury
Robopocalypse/ Daniel H. Wilson
Hell’s Angels: A Strange and Terrible Saga/ Hunter S. Thompson
Lolita/ Vladimir Nabokov
A Visit from the Goon Squad/ Jennifer Egan
A Broom of the System/ David Foster Wallace
Absurdistan/ Gary Sheytenygart
Intimate Glimpses of Mysterious Tibet/ G.E.O. Knight
The Sun Also Rises/ Hemingway
Fiction and the Figures of Life/ William H. Gass
The Art of the Novel/ Milan Kundera
Freedom/ Jonathan Franzen
Alice in Wonderland/ Lewis Carrol
Drown/ Junot Diaz
Rabbit Redux/ John Updike
Bird by Bird/ Anne Lamott
The Last Disco in Outer Mongolia/ Nick Middleton
Self-editing for Fiction writers/ Browne & King
Love in the Time of Cholera/Gabriel Garcia Marquez
How to write a sentence/ Stanley Fish
The Minotaur Takes a Cigarette Break/  Steven Sherrill
Autobiography of a Recovering Skinhead/ the Frank Meeink Story as told to Jody M. Roy
On Writing/ Stephen King
The Power of Habit/ Charles Duhigg
Rabbit is Rich/ John Updike
Biocentrism/ Robert Lanza with Bob Berman
Gone Girl/ Gillian Flynn
Lost at the Con/Bryan Young
Prince of Tides/ Pat Conroy