Book Shelf


I have a shelf full of books that I keep meaning to read. I’m going to try my best to actually read them and, since I have a blog, I want to share my thoughts about the books (might as well if I’m investing the time to read them!) and see what you have to say.

Book Shelf:

The City of Brass, S.A.Chakraborty
The City of Brass

The Great Spiritual Migration: How the World’s Largest Religion is Seeking a Better Way to be Christian, Brian D. McLaren
The Great Spiritual Migration

A Discovery of Witches, Deborah Harkness
A Discovery of Witches

How to Stop Time, Matt Haig
How to Stop Time

Hawk, Jennifer Dance

North of Normal, Cea Sunrise Person
North of Normal

Counting by 7s, Holly Goldberg Sloan
Counting by 7s

All My Puny Sorrows, Miriam Toews
All My Puny Sorrows

The Reluctant Journal of Henry K. Larsen, Susin Neilsen
The Reluctant Journal of Henry K. Larsen

The Opposite of Loneliness: Essays and Stories, Marina Keegan
The Opposite of Loneliness

Salt to the Sea, Ruta Sepetys
Salt to the Sea

The Wonder, Emma Donoghue
The Wonder

The Secret Life of Bees, Sue Monk Kidd
The Secret Life of Bees

The Nature of the Beast, Louise Penny
The Nature of the Beast

Half Brother, Kenneth Oppel
Half Brother

The Back of the Turtle, Thomas King
The Back of the Turtle

The Queen of the Tearling, Erika Johansen
The Queen of the Tearling

The Night Stages, Jane Urquhart
The Night Stages

Tecumseh and Brock: The War of 1812, James Laxer
Tecumseh and Brock

A Boy Called Christmas, Matt Haig
A Boy Called Christmas

Birdie, Tracey Lindberg

Half-Blood Blues, Esi Edugyan
Half-Blood Blues

Alias Grace, Margaret Atwood
Alias Grace

The Inconvenient Indian: A Curious Account of Native People in North America, Thomas King
The Inconvenient Indian

Stone Mattress: Nine Wicked Tales, Margaret Atwood
Stone Mattress

Out of Our Minds: Learning to be Creative, Sir Ken Robinson
Out of Our Minds

His Majesty’s Draon, Naomi Novik
His Majesty’s Dragon

The Book Thief, Markus Zusak
The Book Thief

Don’t Let’s Go to the Dogs Tonight: An African Childhood, Alexandra Fuller
Don’t Let’s Go to the Dogs Tonight

The Time In Between, David Bergen
The Time In Between

The Giveness of Things: Essays, Marilynne Robinson
The Giveness of Things

Decolonizing Education: Nourish the Learning Spirit, Marie Battiste
Decolonizing Education

My Bright Abyss: Meditations of a Modern Believer, Christian Wiman
My Bright Abyss

Surprised by Scripture: Engaging Contemporary Issues, N.T. Wright
Surprised by Scripture

The Poisonwood Bible, Barbara Kingsolver
The Poisonwood Bible

The Truth About Stories: A Native Narrative, Thomas King
The Truth About Stories

The Outside Circle, Patti LaBoucane-Benson
The Outside Circle

Motorcycles and Sweetgrass, Drew Hayden Taylor
Motorcycles and Sweetgrass

Monkey Beach, Eden Robinson
Monkey Beach

Faith and Feminism: A Holy Alliance, Helen LaKelly Hunt
Faith and Feminism

The Crooked Good, Sky Dancer / Louise Bernice Halfe
The Crooked Good

Jane, April Lindner

Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe, Fannie Flagg
Fried Green Tomatoes

Age of Hope, David Bergen
Age of Hope

We Were Liars, E. Lockhart
We Were Liars

Satisfying Clicking Sound, Jason Guriel
Satisfying Clicking Sound

A Religion of One’s Own, Thomas Moore
A Religion of One’s Own

Brock’s Agent, Tom Taylor
Brock’s Agent

On Thin Ice, Jamie Bastedo
On Thin Ice

Who Do You Think You Are?, Alice Munro
Who Do You Think You Are

Annabel, Kathleen Winter

The Impossible Knife of Memory, Laurie Halse Anderson
The Impossible Knife of Memory

Belonging: The Paradox of Citizenship, Adrienne Clarkson

The Outlander, Gil Adamson
The Outlander

Learning to Walk in the Dark, Barbara Brown Taylor
Learning to Walk in the Dark

Bel Canto, Ann Patchett
Bel Canto

An Altar in the World, Barbara Brown Taylor
An Altar in the World

The Orenda, Joseph Boyden
The Orenda

A Good House, Bonnie Burnard
A Good House

Through Black Spruce, Joseph Boyden
Through Black Spruce

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, Ransom Riggs
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

Still Life, Louise Penny
Still Life

No Great Mischief, Alistair MacLeod
No Great Mischief

The Crooked Maid, Dan Vyleta
The Crooked Maid

Three Day Road, Joseph Boyden
Three Day Road

Come, Thou Tortoise, Jessica Grant
Come, Thou Tortoise

Atonement, Ian McEwan

Crow Lake, Mary Lawson
Crow Lake

Audience of Chairs, Joan Clark
Audience of Chairs (Part Two)

Audience of Chairs, Joan Clark
Audience of Chairs (Part One)

Crank, Ellen Hopkins



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