Reading is Sexy

Currently Reading:

Read in 2017:

  • The Husband’s Secret by Liane Moriarty
  • This is Just My Face by Gabourey Sidibe
  • High Dive by Jonathan Lee
  • Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
  • The Little Bookstore of Big Stone Gap by Wendy Welch
  • Britt-Marie Was Here by Fredrik Backman
  • In the Country We Love by Diane Guerrero
  • The Bookshop on the Corner by Jenny Colgan
  • The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware
  • A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
  • Behind Her Eyes by Sarah Pinborough
  • The Wonder by Emma Donoghue
  • My Not So Perfect Life by Sophie Kinsella
  • Swimming Lessons by Claire Fuller
  • Scrappy Little Nobody by Anna Kendrick
  • The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
  • You Know Me Well by Nina LaCour & David Levithan
  • Today Will Be Different by Maria Semple
  • The Last Anniversary by Liane Moriarty
  • Zero K by Don DeLillo
  • Victoria by Daisy Goodwin

Read in 2016:

  • Where Am I Now? by Mara Wilson
  • Love Warrior by Glennon Doyle Melton
  • Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng
  • The Singles Game by Lauren Weisberger
  • If I Was Your Girl by Meredith Russo
  • Truly Madly Guilty by Liane Moriarty
  • Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by John Tiffany & Jack Thorne
  • The Passenger by Lisa Lutz
  • By the Numbers by Jen Lancaster
  • Me Before You by Jojo Moyes
  • The Royal We by Heather Cocks & Jessica Morgan
  • Tricky Twenty-Two by Janet Evanovich
  • The Secrets of Midwives by Sally Hepworth
  • The Crown by Kiera Cass
  • Astray by Emma Donoghue
  • Glory Over Everything by Kathleen Grissom
  • Year of Yes by Shonda Rhimes
  • The Wednesday Sisters by Meg Waite Clayton
  • The Lifeboat by Charlotte Rogan
  • Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline
  • The Martian by Andy Weir
  • Furiously Happy by Jenny Lawson
  • Shopaholic to the Rescue by Sophie Kinsella

Read in 2015:

  • Why Not Me? by Mindy Kaling
  • The Best of Enemies by Jen Lancaster
  • Library of Souls by Ransom Riggs
  • The Night We Said Yes by Lauren Gibaldi
  • End of Days by Susan Ee
  • Top Secret Twenty One by Janet Evanovich
  • Finding Audrey by Sophie Kinsella
  • The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
  • The Heir by Kiera Cass
  • I Regret Nothing by Jen Lancaster
  • The DUFF by Kody Keplinger
  • Stories I Only Tell My Friends by Rob Lowe
  • Read Bottom Up by Neel Shah & Skye Chatham
  • Hey Sunshine by Tia Giacalone
  • Takedown Twenty by Janet Evanovich
  • Rebel Queen by Michelle Moran
  • Notorious Nineteen by Janet Evanovich
  • Yes Please by Amy Poehler
  • What Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarty
  • Wave by Sonali Deraniyagala
  • Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty

Read in 2014:

  • Undivided by Neal Shusterman
  • Choose Your Own Autobiography by Neil Patrick Harris
  • The Fever by Megan Abbott
  • Shopaholic to the Stars by Sophie Kinsella
  • Flying Shoes by Lisa Howorth
  • Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald by Therese Anne Fowler
  • Gold by Chris Cleave
  • To Fetch a Thief by Spencer Quinn
  • The Fortune Hunter by Daisy Goodwin
  • Explosive Eighteen by Janet Evanovich
  • Smokin’ Seventeen by Janet Evanovich
  • Sarah’s Key by Tatiana DeRosnay
  • The Tiger’s Wife by Tea Obreht
  • Tiny Beautiful Things by Cheryl Strayed
  • The Maze Runner by James Dashner
  • Beautiful Oblivion by Jamie McGuire
  • The One by Kiera Cass
  • The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster
  • Vintage by Susan Gloss
  • The Selection Stories: The Prince & The Guard by Kiera Cass
  • The Enchanted by Rene Denfeld
  • Landline by Rainbow Rowell
  • Frog Music by Emma Donoghue
  • Girl in Translation by Jean Kwok
  • The Giver by Lois Lowry
  • wild by Cheryl Strayed
  • Hyperbole and a Half by Allie Brosh
  • I Am The Messenger by Markus Zusak
  • I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai with Christina Lamb
  • Attachments by Rainbow Rowell
  • Fan Girl by Rainbow Rowell
  • Twisted Sisters by Jen Lancaster
  • The Elite by Kiera Cass
  • The Selection by Kiera Cass
  • 12 Years a Slave by Solomon Northrup
  • Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell
  • Labor Day by Joyce Maynard
  • UnSouled by Neal Shusterman
  • Mr. Penubra’s 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan
  • Hollow City: The Second Novel of Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
  • The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri
  • Where’d You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple
  • UnWholly by Neal Shusterman

Read in 2013:

  • World After by Susan Ee
  • Sisterland by Curtis Sittenfeld
  • Allegiant by Veronica Roth
  • Don’t Worry it Gets Worse by Alida Nugent
  • Looking for Alaska by John Green
  • Unwind byt Neal Shusterman
  • Saving CeeCee Honeycutt by Beth Hoffman
  • Before I Go to Sleep by S.J. Watson
  • Hereby Hangs a Tail by Spencer Quinn
  • The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon
  • Does This Baby Make Me Look Straight? by Dan Bucatinsky
  • The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio by Terry Ryan
  • The Spectacular Now by Tim Tharp
  • Prep by Curtis Sittenfeld
  • The Dinner by Herman Koch
  • Angelfall by Susan Ee
  • The Storyteller by Jodi Picoult
  • Revenge Wears Prada by Lauren Weisberger
  • The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky
  • The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman
  • Darkly Dreaming Dexter by Jeff Lindsay
  • The Last Word by Lisa Lutz
  • The Tao of Martha by Jen Lancaster
  • Nefertiti by Michelle Moran
  • Unholy Night by Seth Grahame-Smith
  • And The Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini
  • The Kitchen House by Kathleen Grissom
  • Girl with a Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier
  • Can You Keep a Secret by Sophie Kinsella
  • The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
  • Hatchet by Gary Paulsen
  • The American Heiress by Daisy Goodwin
  • Wedding Night by Sophie Kinsella
  • American Wife by Curtis Sittenfeld
  • Why Can’t I Be You by Allie Larkin
  • Walking Disaster by Jamie McGuire
  • Heads You Lose by Lisa Lutz & David Hayward
  • Beautiful Disaster by Jamie McGuire
  • I’ve Got Your Number by Sophie Kinsella
  • Here I Go Again by Jen Lancaster
  • Mennonite in a Little Black Dress by Rhoda Janzen
  • A Dirty Job by Christopher Moore
  • Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn
  • Yes, Chef by Marcus Samuelsson
  • Dark Places by Gillian Flynn
  • A Long Way Down by Nick Hornby
  • Remember Me by Sophie Kinsella
  • Sizzling Sixteen by Janet Evanovich
  • Insurgent by Veronica Roth
  • Unaccustomed Earth by Jhumpa Lahiri

Read in 2012:

  • Divergent by Veronica Roth
  • The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
  • How to Eat a Cupcake by Meg Donohue
  • The Time Keeper by Mitch Albom
  • Trail of the Spellmans by Lisa Lutz
  • Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
  • Love The One You’re With by Emily Giffin
  • The Spellmans Strike Again by Lisa Lutz
  • The Art of Fielding by Chad Harbach
  • Heft by Liz Moore
  • Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri
  • Baby Proof by Emily Giffin
  • The Wonder Spot by Melissa Bank
  • Revenge of the Spellmans by Lisa Lutz
  • One Day by David Nicholls
  • Curse of the Spellmans by Lisa Lutz
  • The Road by Cormac McCarthy
  • Look Again by Lisa Scottoline
  • Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford
  • Gunn’s Golden Rules by Tim Gunn
  • Family Affair by Caprice Crane
  • The Lost Boy by David Pelzer
  • The Spellman Files by Lisa Lutz
  • The Queen’s Fool by Philippa Gregory
  • Jeneration X by Jen Lancaster
  • Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion
  • The Deep End of the Ocean by Jacquelyn Mitchard
  • Let’s Pretend This Never Happened by Jenny Lawson
  • The Sea is My Brother by Jack Kerouac
  • The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern
  • Shutter Island by Dennis Lehane
  • Dog On It by Spencer Quinn
  • The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis
  • Change of Heart by Jodi Picoult
  • Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me (And Other Concerns) by Mindy Kaling
  • The Wednesday Letters by Jason F. Wright
  • Cocktails for Three by Madeleine Wickham
  • Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
  • The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
  • Finger Lickin Fifteen by Janet Evanovich
  • Just Kids by Patti Smith
  • The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
  • Life of Pi by Yann Martel
  • Stupid and Contagious by Caprice Crane
  • Harry Potter & The Deathly Hallows by J.K. Rowling

Read in 2011:

  • Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince by J.K. Rowling
  • Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. Rowling
  • Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling
  • A Stolen Life by Jaycee Dugard
  • Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling
  • Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling
  • Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling
  • Bossypants by Tina Fey
  • Birthright by Nora Roberts
  • Ape House by Sara Gruen
  • Plum Spooky by Janet Evanovich
  • Room by Emma Donoghue
  • Gregor and the Code of the Claw by Suzanne Collins
  • Gregor and the Marks of Secret by Suzanne Collins
  • Gregor and the Curse of the Warmbloods by Suzanne Collins
  • Gregor and the Prophecy of the Bane by Suzanne Collins
  • The 25th Hour by David Benioff
  • The Postmistress by Sarah Blake
  • Gregor the Overlander by Suzanne Collins
  • If You Were Here by Jen Lancaster
  • The Little Giant of Aberdeen County by Tiffany Baker
  • City of Thieves by David Benioff
  • The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest by Stieg Larsson
  • The Death and Life of Charlie St. Cloud by Ben Sherwood
  • Something Blue by Emily Giffin
  • Something Borrowed by Emily Giffin
  • White Teeth by Zadie Smith
  • The Pioneer Woman: From Black Heels to Tractor Wheels by Ree Drummond
  • Two Kisses for Maddy by Matt Logelin
  • Twenties Girl by Sophie Kinsella
  • Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carrol
  • The Girls’ Guide to Hunting and Fishing by Melissa Bank
  • Catch Me If You Can by Frank Abagnale
  • Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
  • Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
  • The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
  • Mr Sebastian and the Negro Magician by Daniel Wallace
  • Stay by Allie Larkin
  • Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter by Seth Grahame-Smith
  • My Life in France by Julia Child
  • Last Night at Chateau Marmont by Lauren Weisberger
  • Fearless Fourteen by Janet Evanovich
  • Little Princes by Conor Grenan
  • The Girl Who Played with Fire by Stieg Larsson
Read in 2010:
  • Mini Shopaholic by Sophie Kinsella
  • All God’s Children Need Traveling Shoes by Maya Angelou
  • Little Bee by Chris Cleave
  • Orange is the New Black by Piper Kerman
  • We Bought a Zoo by Benjamin Mee
  • Lean Mean Thirteen by Janet Evanovich
  • Nightlight: A Parody by Harvard Lampoon
  • Angels and Demons by Dan Brown
  • Making Toast by Roger Rosenblatt
  • The Short Second Life of Bree Tanner by Stephenie Meyer
  • Shopaholic and Baby by Sophie Kinsella
  • The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows
  • The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
  • Mystic River by Dennis Lehane
  • My Fair Lazy by Jen Lancaster
  • Twelve Sharp by Janet Evanovich
  • The Tenth Circle by Jodi Picoult
  • The Undomestic Goddess by Sophie Kinsella
  • The Heavens Weep for Us by Thelma T. Reyna
  • Pride and Prejudice and Zombies by Jane Austen and Seth Grahame-Smith
  • Up in the Air by Walter Kirn
  • Shopaholic and Sister by Sophie Kinsella
  • The Color Purple by Alice Walker
  • Nanny Returns by Emma McLaughlin and Nicola Kraus
  • Pretty in Plaid by Jen Lancaster
  • Cleopatra’s Daughter by Michelle Moran
  • Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen
  • For One More Day by Mitch Albom
  • A Child Called “It” by Dave Pelzer
  • Eleven on Top by Janet Evanovich
  • Push by Sapphire
  • Such a Pretty Fat by Jen Lancaster
  • The Boleyn Inheritance by Philippa Gregory
  • Blue Eyed Devil by Lisa Kleypas
  • Sugar Daddy by Lisa Kleypas
  • Absolutely agree! Reading is sexy!
    And lots of my favorites are on your list too,
    Suzi

  • Love this list! Love that you’re a fan of The Hunger Games too (found you through Jen).

  • Katelin Kochan

    Ahhh Dave Pelzer…I read all his books they become so incpiring and satisfying towards the end!

  • Wow, love this idea! Couldn’t agree more – reading is sexy! You have read way more that I have this year though, that makes me a little sad! :( haha, great work!