Books to Read


Utopian Man by Lisa Lang (from Reading Matters' list of 10 Australian novels she read in the last decade. Available on kindle.

To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf

Paddy Clarke ha ha ha by Roddy Doyle

Guide to Berlin by Gail Jones 

The Sound of a Wild Snail Eating by Elisabeth Tova Bailey

Half a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.

A Manual for Cleaning Women. Short stories by Lucia Berlin.

Audiobooks narrated by Arthur Morey

Reading the Rocks by Marcia Bjornerud. Recommended by Jen.

The Soul of an Octopus by Sy Montgomery.

The Natural Way of Things by Charlotte Wood. Won the Stella Prize, review by Kim. Available June 28.

Amor Towles' new book A Gentleman in Moscow, available Sept. 6.

This Must be the Place by Maggie O'Farrell, available July 19.

Harland's Half Acre by David Malouf. Review by Kim. UVa Ivy stacks.

The Existentialist Cafe by Sarah Bakewell. Recommended by Mike at Java John's, reviewed in NYT.

The Golden Age by Joan London. Available August 16 on kindle.

Paradise Lodge by Nina Stibbe. Audiobook.

Greetings from Utopia Park by Claire Hoffman. Audiobook.

The Custom of the Country by Edith Wharton. Audiobook.

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