Title | Author | Link to purchase | Link to Goodreads reviews | What made me Add it | Date Added | 

When I read It | Review

File Under...

Because everyone else is doing it.

(These are the books that I just can't get away from.)

Dark Matter | Blake Crouch | Amazon | Goodreads | Book of the Month | 7.30.16 

Homegoing | Yaa Gyasi | Amazon | Goodreads | 9.10.17

The Nightingale | Kristin Hannah | Amazon | Goodreads | 5.14.15

Because I was given an ARC.

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BECAUSE of the author.

An Abundance of Katherines | John Green | Amazon | Goodreads | 5.4.16

Will Grayson, Will Grayson | John Green | Amazon | Goodreads | 5.4.16

NOS4R2| Joe Hill | Amazon | Goodreads | 12.11.17

Behind Closed Doors | B.A. Parris | Amazon | Goodreads

Because it’s a classic.

Fahrenheit 451 | Ray Bradbury | Amazon | Goodreads | 7.23.16

Jane Eyre | Charlotte Bronte | Amazon | Goodreads | 5.15.10

Rebecca | Daphne Du Maurier | Amazon | Goodreads | 8.24.16

The Virgin Suicides | Jeffrey Eugenides | Amazon | Goodreads | 12.25.17

Rules of Civility | Amor Towles | Amazon | Goodreads | 10.18.16

Night | Elie Wiesel | Amazon | Goodreads | 5.15.10

Because it caught my attention.

4, 3, 2, 1 | Paul Auster | Amazon | Goodreads | 3.7.17

Dodgers | Bill Beverly | Amazon | Goodreads | 2.13.17

The Fact of a Body | Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich | Amazon | Goodreads | 12.19.17

A Head Full of Ghosts | Paul Tremblay | Amazon | Goodreads | 11.2.16

Because I love a trilogy/series/etc.

The Passage Trilogy | Justin Cronin | Amazon | Goodreads | 12.2.10

Outlander Series | Diana Gabaldon | Amazon | Goodreads | 12.2.10

A Chief Inspector Gamache Mystery Series | Louise Penny | Amazon | Goodreads

Because of a recommendation.*

(*Generally from people I don't actually know IRL)

The Light of the World | Elizabeth Alexander | Amazon | Goodreads

City on Fire: A Novel | Garth Risk Hallberg | Amazon | Goodreads 

Never Let Me Go | Kazuo Ishiguro | Amazon | Goodreads

Everything I Never Told You | Celeste Ng | Amazon | Goodreads

The Lonely Hearts Hotel | Heather O'Neill | Amazon | Goodreads

Because of the cover.

All The Bright Places | Jennifer Niven | Amazon | Goodreads

Non Fiction That Caught My Attention

Failure of Justice | John Ferak | Amazon | Goodreads

Everybody Writes | Ann Handley | Amazon | Goodreads

Essentialism- The Disciplined Pursuit of Less | Greg McKeown | Amazon | Goodreads

The War of Art | Steven Pressfield | Amazon | Goodreads

The Making of a Chef: Mastering Heat at the Culinary Institute of America | Michael Ruhlman | Amazon | Goodreads

While the City Slept | Eli Sanders | Amazon | Goodreads

You Are A Badass: How To Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life | Jen Sincero | Amazon | Goodreads

Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption | Bryan Stevenson | Amazon | Goodreads

Because it's Better on Audio. 

The Boys in the Boat | Daniel James Brown | Amazon | Goodreads

Americanah | Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie | Amazon | Goodreads

Because it's Outside of My Comfort Zone.

The Lost | Daniel Mendelsohn | Amazon | Goodreads

Sleeping Giants | Sylvain Neuvel | Amazon | Goodreads

Present Over Perfect | Shauna Niequist | Amazon | Goodreads

And there you have it! I expect this list will be never ending, but it's fun to try. am i missing any of your favorites? Let me know!