2022 Reading List

No goals this year, no theme . . . just reading as many books as I can for nothing more than pure enjoyment.

  1. The Last Thing He Told Me by Laura Dave
  2. The Girls In the Garden by Lisa Jewell
  3. The Shadows of Men by Abir Mukherjee
  4. 1979 by Val McDermid
  5. Bury Your Dead by Louise Penny (Inspector Gamache #6)
  6. The Dark Remains by William McIlvaney and Ian Rankin
  7. The Bad Muslim Discount by Syed M. Masood
  8. Your House Will Pay by Steph Cha
  9. Things We Lost To the Water by Eric Nguyen
  10. Tatami Days: Getting a Life In Japan by Michael Guest
  11. The Secret Life of Groceries: The Dark Miracle of the American Supermarket by Benjamin Lorr
  12. The Paris Library: A Novel by Janet Skeslien Charles
  13. The Abundance of Less: Lessons In Simple Living From Rural Japan by Andy Couturier
  14. Save Me the Plums by Ruth Reichl
  15. Gold Diggers: A Novel by Sanjena Sathian
  16. Crying In H Mart by Michelle Zauner
  17. The Midnight Library by Matt Haig
  18. Dial A for Aunties by Jesse Q. Sutanto
  19. A Trick of the Light by Louise Penny (Inspector Gamache #7)
  20. The Man Who Died Twice: A Thursday Murder Club Mystery by Richard Osman
  21. Taste: My Life Through Food by Stanley Tucci
  22. The Art of Simple Living: 100 Daily Practices from a Japanese Zen Monk for a Lifetime of Calm and Joy by Shunmyo Masuno
  23. Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout
  24. The Residence: Inside the Private World of the White House by Kate Andersen Brower
  25. Gallows Court by Martin Edwards
  26. The Beautiful Mystery by Louise Penny (Inspector Gamache #8)
  27. (not quite) Mastering the Art of French Living by Mark Greenside
  28. Olive, Again by Elizabeth Strout
  29. The Descendants by Kaui Hart Hemmings
  30. Agent Running In the Field by John Le Carré
  31. My Good Life In France by Janine Marsh
  32. How the Light Gets In by Louise Penny (Inspector Gamache #9)
  33. Silverlake by John Le Carré
  34. A Quiet Place by Seicho Matsumoto
  35. Walk the Wire by Dan Baldacci
  36. An Italian Education by Tim Parks
  37. The Long Way Home by Louise Penny (Inspector Gamache #10)
  38. Redhead by the Side of the Road by Anne Tyler
  39. The School for Good Mothers by Jessamine Chan
  40. Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
  41. Everyone Thought We Were Crazy: Dennis Hopper, Brooke Hayward, and 1960s Los Angeles by Mark Rozzo
  42. All Adults Here: A Novel by Emma Straub
  43. The Glass Hotel by Emily St. John Mandel
  44. The Giver of Stars by Jojo Moyes
  45. Less Is Lost by Andrew Sean Greer
  46. Sea of Tranquility by Emily St. John Mandel
  47. The Nature of the Beast by Louise Penny (Inspector Gamache #11)
  48. Last Call at the Hotel Imperial: The Reporters Who Took on a World at War: by Deborah Cohen
  49. Come Fly the World: The Jet-Age Story of the Women of Pan-Am by Julia Cooke
  50. Vanderbilt: The Rise and Fall of an American Dynasty by Anderson Cooper
  51. The Crossing Places by Elly Griffiths (Ruth Galloway #1)
  52. Strange Weather in Tokyo by Hiromi Kawakami
  53. The Nagano Thrift Shop by Hiromi Kawakami
  54. The Boys: A Memoir of Hollywood and Family by Ron Howard & Clint Howard
  55. The Janus Stone by Elly Griffiths (Ruth Galloway #2)
  56. A Great Reckoning by Louise Penny (Inspector Gamache #12)
  57. On the Night of a Thousand Stars by Andrea Yaryura Clark
  58. Rules for Visiting: A Novel by Jessica Francis Kane