Reading List

Freethinkers: A History of American Secularism, by Susan Jacoby
Bachelors Anonymous, by P.G. Wodehouse
The Long Earth, by Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter
Why I Am a Catholic, by Garry Wills
Barchester Towers, by Anthony Trollope
Grasshopper Jungle, by Andrew Smith
A Secret Edge, by Robin Reardon
Decoding the Heavens: A 2,000-Year-Old Computer–and the Century-Long Search to Discover Its Secrets, by Jo Marchant
The Warden, by Anthony Trollope
Heir Apparent: A Life of Edward VII, the Playboy Prince, by Jane Ridley
Money in the Bank, by P.G. Wodehouse
Everything is Miscellaneous: the Power of the New Digital Disorder, by David Weinberger
These Things Happen, by Richard Kramer
Mary Poppins, by P.L. Travers
Uncle Fred in the Springtime, by P.G. Wodehouse

Bi: Notes for a Bisexual Revolution, by Shiri Eisner
Two Boys Kissing, by David Levithan
Manhood for Amateurs, by Michael Chabon
Phantoms on the Bookshelves, by Jacques Bonnet
The Stranger’s Child, by Alan Hollinghurst
Fire Monks: Zen Mind Meets Wildfire at the Gates of Tassajara, by Colleen Morton Busch
The Man Upstairs, by P.G. Wodehouse
The Age of Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science, by Richard Holmes

Blur: How to Know What’s True in the Age of Information Overload, by Bill Kovach and Tom Rosenstiel
Mad World: Evelyn Waugh and the Secrets of Brideshead, by Paula Byrne

Remembrance of Things I Forgot, by Bob Smith
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, by J.K. Rowling
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, by J.K. Rowling
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, by J.K. Rowling
Thy Friend, Obadiah, by Brinton Turkle
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, by J.K. Rowling
Totally Joe, by James Howe
The Pleasures of Reading in an Age of Distraction, by Alan Jacobs
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, by J.K. Rowling
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, by J.K. Rowling
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, by J.K. Rowling
Hey, Joe, by Ben Neihart
Conversations and Cosmopolitans: Awkward Moments, Mixed Drinks, and How a Mother and Son Finally Shared Who They Really Are, by Robert Rave and Jane Rave
The Lifecycle of Software Objects, by Ted Chiang
Pontoon: A Novel of Lake Wobegon, by Garrison Keillor
Serving LGBTIQ Library and Archives Users: Essays on Outreach, Service, Collections, and Access, by Ellen Greenblatt
Winter’s Light: Reflections of a Yankee Queer, by John Preston
The Little Guide to Your Well-Read Life, by Steve Leveen
The First Time I Met Frank O’Hara: Reading Gay American Writers, by Rick Whitaker
This Book Is Overdue!: How Librarians and Cybrarians Can Save Us All, by Marilyn Johnson
Never Let Me Go, by Kazuo Ishiguro
The Night Bookmobile, by Audrey Niffenegger
The Uncommon Reader, by Alan Bennett
Diet for a Hot Planet: The Climate Crisis at the End of Your Fork and What You Can Do About It, by Anna Lappé
Scott Pilgrim, Vol. 6: Scott Pilgrim’s Finest Hour, by Bryan Lee O’Malley
WLT: A Radio Romance, by Garrison Keillor
Scott Pilgrim, Vol. 5: Scott Pilgrim vs. the Universe, by Bryan Lee O’Malley
Scott Pilgrim, Vol. 4: Scott Pilgrim Gets It Together, by Bryan Lee O’Malley
Scott Pilgrim, Vol. 3: Scott Pilgrim & the Infinite Sadness, by Bryan Lee O’Malley
Scott Pilgrim, Vol. 2: Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, by Bryan Lee O’Malley
Usability Testing for Library Websites: A Hands-On Guide, by Elaina Norlin and CM! Winters
The Greeks and Greek Love: A Bold New Exploration of the Ancient World, by James Davidson
Scott Pilgrim, Vol. 1: Scott Pilgrim’s Precious Little Life, by Bryan Lee O’Malley
Pebble in a Pool, by William Taylor

Geography Club, by Brent Hartinger
What They Always Tell Us, by Martin Wilson
The Polysyllabic Spree, by Nick Hornby
The Lost: A Search for Six of Six Million, by Daniel Mendelsohn
All Fall Down, by Nick Hornby
Afterburn, by Zane
Selfish and Perverse, by Bob Smith
Natural Born Charmer, by Susan Elizabeth Phillips
Hardball, by Sara Paretsky
Cranford, by Elizabeth Gaskell
Sin Killer, by Larry McMurtry
Childhood’s End, by Arthur C. Clarke
A Rulebook for Arguments, by Anthony Weston
In a Lonely Place, by Dorothy B. Hughes
Be a Mensch: Why Good Character is the Key to a Life of Happiness, Health, Wealth, and Love, compiled by Moshe Kaplan, MD

My Trip Down the Pink Carpet, by Leslie Jordan
Orlando: a Biography, by Virginia Woolf
Designing for the Social Web, by Joshua Porter
Attack of the Theater People, by Marc Acito
Color is in the Eye of the Beholder: a Guide to Color Vision Deficiency and Colorblindness, by Arlene Evans
Common Sense, by Thomas Paine
Call Me By Your Name, by André Aciman
Slow Reading, by John Miedema
Hello, Everybody!: The Dawn of American Radio, by Anthony Rudel
Reading the Map of Knowledge: the Art of Being a Librarian, by Peter Briscoe
Flowers for Algernon, by Daniel Keyes
A History of Histories: Epics, Chronicles, Romances and Inquiries from Herodotus and Thucydides to the Twentieth Century, by John Burrow
Fantastic Mr. Fox, by Roald Dahl

Swish: My Quest to Become the Gayest Person Ever, by Joel Derfner
Agnes Replier: Lady of Letters, by George Stokes
The Milagro Beanfield War, by John Nichols
A Voyage Long and Strange: Rediscovering the New World, by Tony Horwitz
Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community, and War, by Nathaniel Philbrick
Stories of Your Life and Others, by Ted Chiang
At Large and At Small, by Anne Fadiman
Bertram Cope’s Year, by Henry Blake Fuller

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *