Books Read in 2019

A record of what I’ve read this year. (a) means it was an audiobook. All the links are to Goodreads. Most recent are at the top. If you’re looking for 2018’s list it’s here.

  1. The Lost Man – Jane Harper
  2. Less – Andrew Sean Greer
  3. The Life-Changing Magic of Not Giving a F*ck: How to Stop Spending Time You Don’t Have with People You Don’t Like Doing Things You Don’t Want to Do – Sarah Knight
  4. Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life – William Finnegan
  5. Bluff – Michael Kardos
  6. The Parakeeting of London: An Adventure in Gonzo Ornithology – Nick Hunt
  7. The Professor and the Parson: A Story of Desire, Deceit and Defrocking – Adam Sisman
  8. Show Your Work!: 10 Ways to Share Your Creativity and Get Discovered – Auston Kleon
  9. Steal Like an Artist: 10 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative – Auston Kleon
  10. Plume – Will Wiles
  11. The Never Game – Jeffrey Deaver
  12. Keep Going: 10 Ways to Stay Creative in Good Times and Bad – Austin Kleon
  13. The Heavens – Sandra Newman
  14. Working: Researching, Interviewing, Writing – Robert A. Caro
  15. How To Do Nothing: Resisting the Attention Economy – Jenny Odell
  16. The Worst Is Yet to Come: A Post-Capitalist Survival Guide – Peter Fleming
  17. The Night Ocean – Paul la Farge
  18. The Quincunx – Charles Palliser
  19. The Joy of Work: 30 Ways to Fix Your Work Culture and Fall in Love With Your Job Again – Bruce Daisley
  20. Lake Success – Gary Shteyngart
  21. The Night Ocean – Paul la Farge
  22. I Am Pilgrim – Terry Hayes
  23. The 7½ Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle – Stuart Turton