My Bookshelf

| In no particular order |

Bold denotes books I highly recommend, and italic denotes books I've picked up through school.
Let me know if there are any books I should read! I'm always on the hunt for more to add to the shelf.


Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg
The Great Escape by Angus Deaton
An Italian Education by Tim Parks
Italian Ways: On and Off the Rails from Milan to Palermo by Tim Parks
The Great War for Civilization by Robert Fisk
The Geography of Genius by Eric Weiner
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay
Tuesdays With Morrie by Mitch Albom
Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
Not That Kind of Girl by Lena Dunham
The Outbreak of the First World War by Jack S. Levy and John A. Vasquez
Why Nations Fail by Daron Acemoglu and James A. Robinson
Blink by Malcolm Gladwell
The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell
Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell
Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand
The Cruel Radiance: Photography and Political Violence by Susie Linfield
What I Was Doing While You Were Breeding by Kristin Newman
A People's History of the United States by Howard Zinn
Moonwalking with Einstein by Joshua Foer
The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg
The Defining Decade by Meg Jay
The Year of Reading Dangerously by Andy Miller
Guns, Germs, and Steel by Jared Diamond
Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? by Mindy Kaling
Are You There, Vodka? It's Me, Chelsea by Chelsea Handler
Finding George Orwell in Burma by Emma Larkin
Resurrecting Empire by Rashid Khalidi
The Origins of Major War by Dale C. Copeland
We Wish to Inform You that Tomorrow We Will be Killed with Our Families by Philip Gourevitch
The Autistic Brain - Temple Grandin


The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
The Martian by Andy Weir
Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Half of A Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
The Thing Around Your Neck by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan
The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García Márquez
Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel García Márquez
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare
King Lear by William Shakespeare
Othello by William Shakespeare
Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut
Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen
On the Road by Jack Kerouac
Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
The Glass Castle by Jeanette Walls
The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson
In the Garden of Beasts by Erik Larson
White Noise by Don DeLillo
Zeitoun by Dave Eggers
Lord of the Flies by William Golding
Geek Love by Katherine Dunn
11/22/62 by Stephen King
The Stars' Tennis Balls by Stephen Fry
The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway
The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom
Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd
The Corrections by Jonathan Franzen
The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Díaz
All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
Night by Elie Wiesel
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson
The Girl Who Played with Fire by Stieg Larsson
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest by Stieg Larsson
Bel Canto by Ann Patchett
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith
The Virgin Suicides by Jeffrey Eugenides
The Marriage Plot by Jeffrey Eugenides
Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
The Help by Kathryn Stockett
Atonement by Ian McEwan
Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe
The Art of Fielding by Chad Harbach
A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams
The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
And The Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini
The Secret History by Donna Tartt
The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
1984 by George Orwell
Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee
Go Set A Watchman by Harper Lee
Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami
Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami
1Q84 by Haruki Murakami
Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage by Haruki Murakami
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë
The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón
The Angel's Game by Carlos Ruiz Zafón
The Prisoner of Heaven by Carlos Ruiz Zafón
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
Divergent by Veronica Roth
His Dark Materials by Phillip Pullman
Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling
Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin