A list of books I've read starting in 2019. If it's listed here, it was read for pleasure or curiosity and not for work. Tracking for motivation, curiosity, patterns, and remembrance. Both new and re-read (r) books are in alphabetical order.


  • Brooks, Terry. The Sword of Shannara (r)
  • Clarke, Arthur C. Rendezvous with Rama
  • Ishiguro, Kazuo. Klara and the Sun
  • Spiegelman, Art. Maus (r)
  • Tolmie, Sarah. The Fourth Island
  • ------. All the Horses of Iceland


  • Battle-Baptiste, Wendy; Rusert, Ben (eds.). W.E.B. Du Bois's Data Portraits Visualizing Black America
  • Coates, Ta-Nehisi. Between the World and Me
  • El-Mothar, Amal; Gladstone, Max. This is How You Lose the Time War
  • Ishiguro, Kazuo. The Buried Giant
  • Lemire, Jeff; Sorrentino, Andrea; Stewart, Dave. Gideon Falls: The Black Barn
  • ------. Gideon Falls: Original Sins
  • ------. Gideon Falls: Stations of the Cross
  • ------. Gideon Falls: The Pentoculus
  • ------. Gideon Falls: Wicked Worlds
  • ------. Gideon Falls: The End
  • Mœbius. The World of Edena
  • Murakami, Haruki. Dance, Dance, Dance
  • Pollan, Michael. How to Change Your Mind
  • Unknown. Sir Gawain & The Green Knight
  • Yanagi, Soetsu. The Beauty of Everyday Things


  • Abdurraqib, Hanif. Go Ahead in the Rain: Notes to A Tribe Called Quest
  • Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi. We Should All Be Feminists
  • Albers, Josef. Interaction of Color
  • Alexander, Lloyd. The Book of Three (r)
  • ------. The Black Cauldron
  • ------.  The Castle of Llyr
  • ------.  Taran Wanderer
  • ------. The High King
  • Burke, Sue. Interference
  • Chödrön, Pema. Comfortable with Uncertainity
  • Gibson, William. Agency
  • ------. The Peripheral
  • Johnston, E.K. Ashoka
  • Kobayashi, Makoto. What's Michael?
  • Mann, Charles. 1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus
  • Nestor, James. Breath
  • Oluo, Ijeoma. So you want to talk about race
  • Pullman, Philip. Serpentine
  • Thunberg, Greta. No One Is Too Small to Make a Difference
  • Wong, Liam. TO:KY:OO


  • Burke, Sue. Semiosis
  • Gibson, William. Neuromancer (r)
  • Pullman, Philip. La Belle Sauvage (r)
  • ------.  The Secret Commonwealth
  • Moore, Alan; Gibbons, Dave. Watchmen (r)
  • Okorafor, Nnedi. Binti
  • ------.  Binti: Home
  • ------.  Binti: The Night Masquerade
  • Powers, Richard. The Overstory