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Review Archive

This is a list of books I’ve completed in 2015. The links below go to lists of books finished by year. Information on my occasionally used rating system is at the bottom. Links go to posts where I wrote about, sometimes a full review, sometimes a short review, or sometimes as part of a larger discussion.

| 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 |


  1. The Caped Crusade by Glen Weldon (nonfiction, audio book)
  2. LaRose by Louise Erdrich (fiction)
  3. Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi (fiction)
  4. The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah (fiction)
  5. The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon (YA fiction, egalley)
  6. Grunt by Mary Roach (nonfiction)
  7. Ashley’s War by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon (nonfiction)


  1. Girls and Sex by Peggy Orenstein (nonfiction)
  2. American Housewife by Helen Ellis (short stories, audio book)
  3. Rain by Cynthia Barnett (nonfiction)
  4. Spinster by Kate Bolick (nonfiction)
  5. Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee (fiction)
  6. The Regional Office is Under Attack by Manuel Gonzales (fiction)
  7. The Red Parts by Maggie Nelson (memoir)
  8. Notorious RBG by Irin Carmon and Shana Knizhink (nonfiction)
  9. The Book of Unknown Americans by Christina Heinríquez (fiction)
  10. Sisters by Raina Telgemeier (memoir, comics)
  11. Saga, Vol. 5 by Bryan K. Vaughn and Fiona Staples (comics)
  12. The Raven Boys by Maggie Stievfvater (YA fantasy)
  13. The Expatriates by Janice Y.K. Lee (fiction)


  1. Displacement by Lucy Knisley (comic, memoir)
  2. Red Rising by Pierce Brown (fiction, audio book)
  3. Charlotte Bronte: A Fiery Heart by Claire Harman (nonfiction)
  4. Ongoingness by Sarah Manguso (memoir)
  5. The Madwoman Upstairs by Catherine Lowell (fiction)
  6. Lucky Us by Amy Bloom (fiction)
  7. The Secret Life of the American Musical by Jack Viertel (nonfiction)
  8. When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi (memoir)


  1. Stars Above by Marissa Mayer (short stories, YA fantasy)
  2. The Interstellar Age by Jim Bell (nonfiction)
  3. American Born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang (fiction, comics)
  4. These Vicious Masks by Taron Shanker and Kelly Zekas (fiction)
  5. The Signature of All Things by Elizabeth Gilbert (fiction)
  6. HRC by Jonathan Allen and Amie Parnes (nonfiction)
  7. Cat Person by Seo Kim (comics)
  8. Girl Waits With Gun by Amy Stewart (fiction)
  9. Why Have Kids? by Jessica Valenti (nonfiction, reread)


  1. The Turner House by Angela Flournoy (fiction)
  2. The Happiness of Pursuit by Chris Guillebeau (nonfiction)
  3. Girl Through Glass by Sari Wilson (fiction)
  4. Citizen by Claudia Rankine (nonfiction/poetry)
  5. Read Bottom Up by Neel Shah and Skye Chatham (fiction)
  6. Presence by Amy Cuddy (nonfiction)
  7. The Love that Split the World by Emily Henry (YA fiction)
  8. Year of Yes by Shonda Rhimes (memoir)