Bookshelf

These are all the books I’ve read thus far. My goal is to read 100 books during the next two years of my service. I’d happily accept any and all suggestions for future reading!

  1. Game of Thrones – George R.R. Martin
  2. The Other Einstein – Heather Terrell
  3. Power Politics – Arundhati Roy
  4. Joy on Demand – Chade-Meng Tan
  5. The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt’s Darkest Journey – Candice Millard
  6. The Devil in the White City – Erik Larson
  7. Tales of a Female Nomad – Rita Golden Gelman
  8. Surviving Paradise: One Year on a Disappearing Island – Peter Rudiak-Gould
  9. Pouliuli – Albert Wendt
  10. Islam: A Short History – Karen Armstrong
  11. The Disappearance at Pēre-Lachaise – Claude Izner
  12. The Sun Also Rises – Ernest Hemingway
  13. A Full Life: Reflections at Ninety – Jimmy Carter
  14. Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience, and Finding Joy – Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant
  15. Half Broke Horses – Jeannette Walls
  16. The Best American Travel Writing (2011) – Sloane Crosley
  17. American Gods – Neil Gaiman
  18. The Hobbit – J.R.R. Tolkien
  19. Relentless Pursuit: A Year in the Trenches with Teach For America – Donna Foote
  20. The Happiness Advantage – Shawn Achor
  21. Reading Lolita in Tehran – Azar Nafisi
  22. The Glass Castle – Jeannette Walls
  23. American Taboo – Philip Weiss
  24. Astrophysics for People in a Hurry – Neil de Grasse Tyson
  25. Lord of the Flies – William Golding
  26. Scrappy Little Nobody – Anna Kendrick
  27. Lab Girl – Hope Jahren
  28. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring – J.R.R. Tolkien
  29. The Zookeeper’s Wife – Diane Ackerman
  30. Under the Wide and Starry Sky – Nancy Horan
  31. If the Oceans Were Ink – Carla Power
  32. Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis – J.D. Vance
  33. Between the World and Me – Ta-Nehisi Coates
  34. A Clash of Kings – George R. R. Martin
  35. The Ministry of Utmost Happiness – Arundhati Roy
  36. A Wrinkle in Time – Madeleine L’Engle
  37. Heart Berries – Terese Marie Mailhot
  38. The Power – Naomi Alderman
  39. A Storm of Swords – George R. R. Martin
  40. Interpreter of Maladies – Jhumpa Lahiri
  41. God Save Texas: A Journey into the Soul of the Lone Star State – Lawrence Wright
  42. Franklin & Eleanor: An Extraordinary Marriage – Hazel Rowley
  43. The Great Alone – Kristin Hannah
  44. The Last Black Unicorn – Tiffany Haddish
  45. A Life Inspired: Tales of Peace Corps Service – Various, Peace Corps
  46. The Fragrance of Faith – Jamal Rahman
  47. The Princess Diarist – Carrie Fisher
  48. The Two Towers – J.R.R. Tolkien
  49. Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House – Michael Wolff