Books I’m reading

Currently reading:



Read in 2017:

Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi

We are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler

Improbable Libraries by Alex Johnson

The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

Freedom and Beyond by John Holt

The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

The Life of Pi by Yann Martel

Tiny Homes on the Move by Lloyd Kahn

Parenting Without Borders by Christine Gross-Loh

Tiny Homes: Simply Shelter by Lloyd Kahn

Jay Shafer’s DIY Book of Backyard Sheds & Tiny Houses by Jay Shafer

Lingo by Gaston Dorren

Read in 2016:

Humble Homes, Simple Shacks, Cozy Cottages, Ramshackle Retreats, Funky Forts by Derek Diedricksen

Fire in the Heart by Deepak Chopra

Tiny House Living by Ryan Mitchell

Dare to Disappoint by Ozge Samanci

In Real Life by Cory Doctorow and Jen Wang

Tom’s River by Dan Fagin

Primate by Jim Ottaviani

The Weekend Novelist by Robert J Ray

Oh Pray My Wings are Going to Fit Me Well by Maya Angelou

Freakonomics by Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner

My New Gender Notebook by Kate Bornstein

The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg

Home Grown by Ben Hewitt

Homeschooled Teens by Sue Patterson

What do I do on Monday? by John Holt

The Light Between Oceans by M. L. Stedman

Island Schoolhouse by Eva Murray

Better than College by Blake Boles

Career of Evil by Robert Galbraith

The Silkworm by Robert Galbraith

Animal Farm by George Orwell

An Age of License: A Travelogue by Lucy Knisley

French Milk by Lucy Knisley

Radiator Days by Lucy Knisley

Something New: Tales from a Makeshift Bride by Lucy Knisley

Relish: My Life in the Kitchen by Lucy Knisley

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child – Parts One and Two by J. K. Rowling

Handling the Truth: On the Writing of Memoir by Beth Kephart

Reading Like A Writer by Francine Prose

Hamilton: The Revolution by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter

School: The Story of American Pubic Education by Sarah Mondale

Learning All The Time by John Holt

The Casual Vacancy by JK Rowling

Microshelters by Derek Diedricksen

Fun Home by Alison Bechdel

The Nourishing Homestead by Ben Hewitt

Devil and the Bluebird by Jennifer Mason-Black

Nathan Hale’s Hazardous Tales: The Underground Abductor by Nathan Hale

Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson

Spark Joy: An Illustrated Master Class on the Art of Organizing and Tidying Up by Marie Kondo

The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing by Marie Kondo

The Power of Babel by John McWorter

Weedflower by Cynthia Kadohata

Tomboy by Liz Prince

Seconds by Brian Lee O’Malley

How We Learn: The Surprising Truth About When, Where, and Why It Happens by Benedict Carey

Black Dove, White Raven by Elizabeth Wein

For the Benefit of Those Who See: Dispatches from the World of the Blind by Rosemary Mahoney

Walking with the Great Apes: Jane Goodall, Dian Fossey, Birute Galdikas by Sy Montgomery

All You Need Is Less: The Eco-friendly Guide to Guilt-Free Green Living and Stress-Free Simplicity by Madeleine Somerville

A Civil Action by Jonathan Harr

Curious: The Desire to Know and Why Your Future Depends On It by Ian Leslie

What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions by Randall Monroe

The Marvels by Brian Selznick

One, Two, Three: Absolutely Elementary Mathematics by David Berlinski


Read in 2015 (after I started this blog):

Out of Our Minds: Learning to be Creative by Ken Robinson

Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng

Creative Schools: The Grassroots Revolution That’s Transforming Education by Ken Robinson

How Lincoln Learned to Read: Twelve Great Americans and the Educations That Made Them by Daniel Wolff

Writing Because We Love To: Homeschoolers at Work by Susannah Sheffer

Food Rules: An Eaters Manuel by Michael Pollen

Measurement by Paul Lockhart

Real Lives by Grace Llewellyn