Book Reviews


Adams, Richard. Watership Down
Allison, Dorothy. Bastard Out of Carolina
Anderson, Laurie Halse. Wintergirls
Angelou, Maya. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings


Bechdel, Allison. Are You My Mother?
Bloch, Robert. Psycho
Brown, Rita Mae. Rubyfruit Jungle


Caldwell, Gail. Let’s Take the Long Way Home: A Memoir of Friendship
Caldwell, Gail. New Life, No Instructions
Cline, Ernest. Ready Player One
Cronn-Mills, Kirstin. Beautiful Music for Ugly Children


Danforth, Emily M. The Miseducation of Cameron Post
Delisle, Guy. Pyongyang: A Journey in North Korea
Demick, Barbara. Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea
Dickens, Charles. Bleak House
Dumont, Jessie. I Prefer Girls
Dunham, Lena. Not That Kind of Girl: A Young Woman Tells You What She’s “Learned”


Erdman, Elizabeth M. Queer Virtue: What LGBTQ People Know About Life and Love and How It Can Revitalize Christianity


Faderman, Lillian. Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers: A History of Lesbian Life in Twentieth-Century America
Fadiman, Anne. Ex Libris: Confessions of a Common Reader
Flaubert, Gustave. Madame Bovary


Garvin, Jeff. Symptoms of Being Human
Gay, Roxane. Bad Feminist
Golding, William. Lord of the Flies
Green, John. Looking for Alaska
Green, John. The Fault in Our Stars
Grossman, Lev. The Magicians (Book 1 of The Magicians series)
Grossman, Lev. The Magician King (Book 2 of The Magicians series)
Guinn, Jeff. Manson: The Life and Times of Charles Manson


Hall, Radclyffe. The Well of Loneliness
Herbert, Frank. Dune
Hill, Jenna Miscavige. Beyond Belief: My Secret Life Inside Scientology and My Harrowing Escape
Hill, Joe. NOS4A2
Hornbacher, Marya. Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia
Hugo, Victor. Les Miserables


Jones, Diana Wynne. Howl’s Moving Castle
July, Miranda. The First Bad Man


Kaling, Mindy. Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? And Other Concerns
Kerman, Piper. Orange Is the New Black
King, Stephen. The Shining
Kingsolver, Barbara. The Poisonwood Bible
Knapp, Caroline. Drinking: A Love Story
Kushner, Rachel. The Flame Throwers


Lamb, Wally. The Hour I First Believed
Levin, Ira. Rosemary’s Baby
Levine, Gail Carson. Ella Enchanted
Lo, Malinda. Ash
Lowry, Lois. The Giver


March, George. The Bad Seed
Maroh, Julie. Blue is the Warmest Color
Martin, George R. R. A Game of Thrones
Morrison, Toni. The Bluest Eye


Novak, BJ. One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories


Oates, Joyce Carol. Zombie
Ozeki, Ruth. A Tale for the Time Being


Palahniuk, Chuck. Haunted
Pershall, Stacy. Loud in the House of Myself
Peters, Julie Anne. Between Mom and Jo
Peters, Julie Anne. By the Time You Read This, I’ll Be Dead
Peters, Julie Anne. grl2grl
Picoult, Jodi. House Rules
Pipher, Mary. Reviving Ophelia: Saving the Lives of Adolescent Girls
Poehler, Amy. Yes Please


Reed, Amy. The Nowhere Girls
Reynolds, Jason and Brendan Kiely. All American Boys
Roth, Veronica. Divergent
Rowell, Rainbow. Fangirl


Salinger, JD. Franny and Zooey
Stevenson, Bryan. Just Mercy
Stewart, Sarah. The Library
Stossel, Scott. My Age of Anxiety: Fear, Hope, Dread, and One Man’s Search for Peace of Mind


Thompson, Craig. Blankets
Timberlake, Amy. One Came Home
Tomsky, Jacob. Heads in Beds: A Reckless Memoir of Hotels, Hustles, and So-Called Hospitality


Verdi, Jessica. The Summer I Wasn’t Me


Waters, Sarah. The Paying Guests
Waters, Sarah. The Little Stranger
Winterson, Jeannette. Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal?
Woodson, Jacqueline. Brown Girl Dreaming


Zelinsky, Paul O. Rumpelstiltskin