Book Author Rating

61 Hours: A Reacher Novel

Lee Child four-stars

A Miracle of Catfish

Larry Brown four-stars

A Thousand Splendid Suns

Khaled Hosseini four-stars

After Dark

Haruki Murakami four-stars

American Youth

Phil LaMarche four-stars


Arthur Phillips three-and-half-stars

Bad Luck and Trouble

Lee Child four-stars


Atul Gawande four-stars

Black & White

Dani Shapiro three-and-half-stars

Body of Lies

David Ignatius three-and-half-stars


Ian McDonald four-stars

Burning Bright

Tracy Chevalier two-stars

Coal Black Horse

Robert Olmstead four-stars

Cultural Amnesia

Clive James three-stars

Deep Economy

Bill McKibben three-and-half-stars


Laura Restrepo three-and-half-stars

Edith Wharton

Hermione Lee four-stars


Walter Isaacson four-stars

Everything Conceivable

Liza Mundy four-stars

Evolution for Everyone

David Sloan Wilson four-stars

Fellow Travelers

Thomas Mallon three-and-half-stars


Sherman Alexie two-and-half-stars

How Doctors Think

Jerome Groopman three-stars

I Am a Strange Loop

Douglas Hofstadter four-stars

Monkey Girl

Edward Humes three-and-half-stars

My Holocaust

Tova Reich four-stars

Nixon and Kissinger

Robert Dallek four-stars

Once Upon a Country

Sari Nusseibeh four-stars

Once Upon a Country

Anthony David four-stars

Ralph Ellison

Arnold Rampersad four-stars


Chuck Palahniuk three-stars


Lucius Shepard three-and-half-stars


C. J. Sansom four-stars

The Book of Air and Shadows

Michael Gruber four-stars

The Canon

Natalie Angier three-and-half-stars

The Children of Húrin

J. R. R. Tolkien four-stars

The Children of Húrin

Christopher Tolkien four-stars

The God of Animals

Aryn Kyle four-stars

The Life of Kingsley Amis

Zachary Leader three-and-half-stars

The Ministry of Special Cases

Nathan Englander four-stars

The Mistress’s Daughter

A. M. Homes two-and-half-stars

The Pesthouse

Jim Crace three-and-half-stars

The Raw Shark Texts

Steven Hall four-stars

The Savage Detectives

Roberto Bolaño four-stars

The Secret of Lost Things

Sheridan Hay three-stars

The Unknown Terrorist

Richard Flanagan three-stars

The Unknown Terrorist

Richard Flanagan three-and-half-stars

The Weather Makers

Tim Flannery three-and-half-stars

The Wild Trees

Richard Preston three-and-half-stars

The Woods

Harlan Coben three-and-half-stars

The Yiddish Policemen’s Union

Michael Chabon three-stars


Richard K. Morgan three-and-half-stars

This Mighty Scourge

James M. McPherson four-stars

Up in Honey’s Room

Elmore Leonard four-stars

What the Dead Know

Laura Lippman four-and-half-stars