Books I Want to Read; Part #333

  1. White Smoke by Tiffany D. Jackson
  2. Green by Alex Gino
  3. Elle Campbell Wins Their Weekend by Ben Kahn
  4. Just Lizzie by Karen Wilfrid
  5. 100 Strokes of the Brush Before Bed by Melissa Panarello
  6. Something Wicked by E.X. Ferrars
  7. The Gold of the Sunbeams: And Other Stories by Tito Rajarshi Mukhopadhyay
  8. The Unlikely Village of Eden by Emma Nadler
  9. When Clouds Touch Us by Thanhha Lai
  10. Daphne Higginbotham Battles the Fifth Grade by Rosemary Starr
  11. Opinions and Opossums by Ann Braden
  12. We Still Belong by Christine Day
  13. Strange Beauty by Eliza Factor
  14. Mirror to Mirror by Rajani LaRocca
  15. Dust by Dusti Bowling
  16. Strong Female Character by Fern Brady
  17. Nineteen Claws and a Black Bird: Stories by Agustina Bazterrica
  18. Like a Cure by Elle McNicoll
  19. Good Girl by Anna Fitzpatrick
  20. Tears in the Water by Margherita Scialla
  21. Gag Reflex by Elle Nash
  22. Milk Teeth by Jessica Andrews
  23. Scrabble Rabble Babble by Bruno Beaches
  24. A Work in Progress by Jarrett Lerner
  25. Hands by Torrey Maldonado
  26. It Came from the Closet by Joe Vallese
  27. Rat by Patrice Lawrence
  28. The World and Other Places: Stories by Jeanette Winterson
  29. The Getaway by Lamar Giles
  30. Consider the Lilies by Iain Crichton Smith
  31. Peg and Rose Solve a Murder by Laurien Berenson
  32. Folk Songs for Trauma Surgeons by Keith ROsson
  33. Unseelie by Ivelisse Housman
  34. The Secret Life of Flora Lea by Patti Callahan Henry
  35. Lone Women by Victor LaValle
  36. The Heart a Hive by Fox N. Locke
  37. The Princess and the Grilled Cheese Sandwich by Deya Muniz
  38. Flowerheart by Catherine Bakewell
  39. The Fearless List by Sophie Meinershagen
  40. Everything Is Fine, Volume 1 by Mike Birchall
  41. On Pills and Needles by Rick Van Warner
  42. Just Like Everyone Else by Sarah Hagger-Holt
  43. The Fire, the Water, and Maudie McGinn by Sally J. Pla
  44. While You Were Out by Meg Kissinger
  45. On Air with Zoe Washington by Janae Marks
  46. The House That Whispers by Lin Thompson
  47. Sun Keep Rising by Kristen R. Lee
  48. Happyhead by Josh Silver
  49. Morphosis by Aj Saxma
  50. Aniana del Mar Jumps In by Jasminne Mendez

Books I Want to Read; Part #332

Illustration by Coco de Paris
  1. The Paper Wasp by Lauren Acampora
  2. Conundrum by Jan Morris
  3. Rabble Starkey by Lois Lowry
  4. Hurt You by Marie Myung-Ok Lee
  5. Cleaning Up by Leanne Lieberman
  6. Madame Verona Comes Down the Hill by Dimitri Verhulst
  7. Freya Hart Is Not a Puzzle by Meabh Collins
  8. Defining Dulcie by Paul Acampora
  9. My Father’s Diet by Adrian Nathan West
  10. The Climbers by Keith Gray
  11. Trouble by Non Pratt
  12. Nowhere Better Than Here by Sarah Guillory
  13. The Swifts: A Dictionary of Scoundrels by Beth Lincoln
  14. Fever House by Keith Rosson
  15. Roll for Initiative by Jaime Formato
  16. Family Lore by Elizabeth Acevedo
  17. Learned by Heart by Emma Donoghue
  18. Spin a Black Yarn by Josh Malerman
  19. A Guest in the House by Emily Carroll
  20. Stone Baby: Stories by Michelle Sacks
  21. You Were Made for This by Michelle Sacks
  22. Selling Hope by Kristin O’Donnell Tubb
  23. Autumn Winifred Arthur Does Things Different by Kristin O’Donnell Tubb
  24. This Is Your Brain on Stereotypes by Tanya Lloyd Kyi
  25. OKPsyche by Anya Johanna DeNiro
  26. Family Meal by Bryan Washington
  27. Blackouts by Justin Torres
  28. Future Fish by Conor Sneyd
  29. The Cloven Viscount by Italo Calvino
  30. This Terrible True Thing by Jenny Laden
  31. The Bloater by Rosemary Tonks
  32. Love & Lies: Marisol’s Story by Ellen Wittlinger
  33. Razzle by Ellen Wittlinger
  34. Zigzag by Ellen Wittlinger
  35. I Will Greet the Sun Again by Khashayar J. Khabushani
  36. The Manor House Governess by C.A. Castle
  37. Idlewild by James Frankie Thomas
  38. The Secret Language of Prairie Dogs by James Villanueva
  39. Boy Like Me by Simon James Green
  40. Confidence by Rafael Frumkin
  41. Outside Wonderland by Lorna Jane Cook
  42. I Am Happy by Erin Benson
  43. Like Family by Paula McLain
  44. Jamie by L.D. Lapinski
  45. The Heart by Maylis de Kerangal
  46. Monstrilio by Gerardo Samano Cordova
  47. Last Gender, Vol. 1 by Rei Taki
  48. Revenge of the Scapegoat by Caren Beilin
  49. It’s Lonely at the Center of the Earth by Zoe Thorogood
  50. In My Father’s Arms by Walter De Milly
  51. Let Me Count the Ways by Tomas Q. Morin
  52. Heart, Haunt, Havoc by Freydis Moon

Books I Want to Read; Part #331

Illustration by Leah Saulnier
  1. Ruth & Pen by Emilie Pine
  2. The Punch by Noah Hawley
  3. Ghosted by Jenn Ashworth
  4. The Arena of the Unwell by Liam Konemann
  5. The Journal of Best Practices by David Finch
  6. Post-Traumatic by Chantal V. Johnson
  7. Normal Family by Chrysta Bilton
  8. The Two Doctors Gorski by Isaac Fellman
  9. Welcome to Nowhere by Elizabeth Laird
  10. How Far the Light Reaches: A Life in Ten Sea Creatures by Sabrina Imbler
  11. Boy Underground by Isabelle Marinov
  12. Farther Than the Moon by Lindsay Lackey
  13. Joy, to the World by Kai Shappley & Lisa Bunker
  14. The Do More Club by Dana Kramaroff
  15. Being Seen by Elsa Sjunneson
  16. Split Just Right by Adele Griffin
  17. The Favor by Adele Griffin
  18. The Other Shepards by Adele Griffin
  19. Be True to Me by Adele Griffin
  20. Rainy Season by Adele Griffin
  21. Hannah, Divided by Adele Griffin
  22. Tell Me No Lies by Adele Griffin
  23. Raising, and Losing, My Remarkable Teenage Mother by Stacey Aaronson
  24. Is That You, Miss Blue? by M. E. Kerr
  25. Shockproof Sydney Skate by M. E. Kerr
  26. Little Little by M. E. Kerr
  27. Love Is a Missing Person by M. E. Kerr
  28. Your Eyes in Stars by M. E. Kerr
  29. Across Five Aprils by Irene Hunt
  30. No Promises In the Wind by Irene Hunt
  31. William by Irene Hunt
  32. The House of Wings by Betsy Byars
  33. Goodbye, Chicken Little by Betsy Byars
  34. Rufus + Syd by Julia Watts & Robin Lippincott
  35. Finding H.F. by Julia Watts
  36. Everyone in My Family Has Killed Someone by Benjamin Stevenson
  37. The Adult by Bronwyn Fischer
  38. The Silence Project by Carole Hailey
  39. Storm by Nicola Skinner
  40. Honey and Me by Meira Drazin
  41. The Seven Moons of Maali Almeida by Shehan Karunatilaka
  42. Hospital by Han Song
  43. Sea Change by Gina Chung
  44. Almost a Martian by Brett Perkins
  45. Late Blight in the Ko’olaus by Jordan P. Barnes
  46. Runt by Craig Silvey
  47. The Amber Amulet by Craig Silvey
  48. The Hollow Land by Jane Gardam
  49. Glitter Boy by Ian Eagelton
  50. The Spirit Bares Its Teeth by Andrew Joseph White
  51. Me and Sam-Sam Handle the Apocalypse by Susan Vaught
  52. Simon Sort of Says by Erin Bow
  53. Wishing Season by Anica Mrose Rissi
  54. Mixed Up by Gordon Korman
  55. The Labors of Hercules Beal by Gary D. Schmidt
  56. Making Friends with Monsters by Sandra L, Rostirolla
  57. Harnessing Peacocks by Mary Wesley
  58. Part of the Furniture by Mary Wesley
  59. The Camomile Lawn by Mary Wesley
  60. A Sensible Life by Mary Wesley
  61. Not That Sort of Girl by Mary Wesley
  62. A Dubious Legacy by Mary Wesley
  63. An Imaginative Experience by Mary Wesley
  64. Men I Trust by Tommi Parrish

Books I Want to Read; Part #330

  1. Fuzzy Mud by Louis Sachar
  2. The Cardturner by Louis Sachar
  3. Dogs Don’t Tell Jokes by Louis Sachar
  4. Shiverton Hall by Emerald Fennell
  5. Shiverton Hall: The Creeper by Emerald Fennell
  6. The Feast by Margaret Kennedy
  7. Letters to My Sisters; edited by Andrea & Deanne Thornton
  8. Amelia Gray Is Almost Okay by Jessica Brody
  9. Blood on the Tracks, Vol. 1 by Shuzo Oshimi
  10. A Helping Hand by Celia Dale
  11. A Dark Corner by Celia Dale
  12. The Innocent Party by Celia Dale
  13. Sheep’s Clothing by Celia Dale
  14. Which Way? by Theodora Benson
  15. Stuck in the Middle with You by Jennifer Finney Boylan
  16. Evening News by Marly Swick
  17. Paper Wings by Marly Swick
  18. Johnny Kellock Died Today by Hadley Dyer
  19. Citizens of Shadow: A Vampire Tale by Nicole Eigener
  20. Creep: A Love Story by Lygia Day Penaflor
  21. The Snipers We Couldn’t See by Karen Comba
  22. Lemon Belly by Brad Harris
  23. Good Morning, Dinah by Emily Holyoak
  24. Becoming Ted by Matt Cain
  25. The Queering by Brooke Skipstone
  26. Godkiller by Hannah Kaner
  27. It Rides a Pale House by Andy Marino
  28. In Limbo: A Graphic Memoir by Deb JJ Lee
  29. Figure It Out, Henri Weldon by Tanita S. Davis
  30. The Gray by Chris Baron
  31. Give Me a Sign by Anna Sortino
  32. Wolfpack by Amelia Brunskill
  33. Unexpecting by Jen Bailey
  34. I Am Not Alone by Francisco X. Stork
  35. Northranger by Rey Terciero
  36. The Melancholy of Summer by Louisa Onome
  37. An Appetite for Miracles by Laekan Zea Kemp
  38. The Night Fox by Ashley Wilda
  39. Good for Nothing by Mariam Ansar
  40. Wolfwood by Marianna Baer
  41. What the World Doesn’t See by Mel Darbon
  42. Brainwyrms by Alison Rumfitt
  43. The Words That Remain by Stenio Gardel
  44. Bellies by Nicola Dinan
  45. Juno Loves Legs by Karl Geary
  46. The Windeby Puzzle by Lois Lowry
  47. The Beast You Are: Stories by Paul Tremblay
  48. The Village at the End of Noon by Darya Babyleva
  49. All That’s Left to Say by Emery Lord
  50. The Call-Out by Cat Fitzpatrick
  51. To Be a Trans Man by Ezra Woodger
  52. I Choose Darkness by Jenny Lawson
  53. Hijab Butch Blues by Lamya H

Books I Want to Read; Part #329

  1. Zia Erases the World by Bree Barton
  2. Suicide Thursday by Will Carver
  3. Aesthetica by Allie Rowbottom
  4. Body High by Jon Lindsey
  5. Did You Read That Review?: A Compilation of Amazon’s Funniest Reviews by Amazon Reviewers
  6. Attend by West Camel
  7. Down Station by Simon Morden
  8. The Path of Thorns by A.G. Slatter
  9. Untypical by Pete Wharmby
  10. Poguemahone by Patrick McCabe
  11. Theme Music by T. Marie Vandelly
  12. Running the Light by Sam Tallent
  13. Once Upon a Time in Hollywood by Quentin Tarantino
  14. Cinema Speculation by Quentin Tarantino
  15. The Passenger by Cormac McCarthy
  16. Stella Maris by Cormac McCarthy
  17. The Guilty One by Lisa Ballantyne
  18. The Innocent One by Lisa Ballantyne
  19. Liar, Dreamer, Thief by Maria Dong
  20. What Remains of Elsie Jane by Chelsea Wakelyn
  21. Meet Me at the Intersection; edited by Rebecca Lim & Ambelin Kwaymullina
  22. Notes from a Sickbed by Tessa Brunton
  23. Everything Is OK by Debbie Tung
  24. Side Effects by Ted Anderson
  25. All Princesses Die Before Dawn by Quentin Zuttion
  26. Queer: A Graphic History by Meg John Barker
  27. Dear Sophie, Love Sophie by Sophie Lucido Johnson
  28. Sleeping While Standing by Taki Soma
  29. Lord Fear: A Memoir by Lucas Mann
  30. Fierce Attachments: A Memoir by Vivian Gornick
  31. Bad Cree by Jessica Johns
  32. The Evolving Truth of Ever-Stronger Will by Maya McGregor
  33. Gus and the Starlight by Victoria Carless
  34. The Midnight Children by Dan Gemeinhart
  35. Chester Keene Cracks the Case by Kekla Magoon
  36. Arthur and Teddy Are Coming Out by Ryan Love
  37. The Garden of Eve by K.L. Going
  38. This Last Adventure by Ryan Dalton
  39. Strega by Johanne Lykke Holm
  40. Invisible by Christina Diaz Gonzalez
  41. The Boy and the Dog by Seishu Hase
  42. Up Jumps the Devil by Michael Poore
  43. The Man with All the Answers by Luke Smitherd
  44. Friends Like These by Meg Rosoff
  45. Tilly in Technicolor by Mazey Eddings
  46. Don’t Look at Me by Charles Holdefer
  47. The Night Animals by Sarah Ann Juckes
  48. On Earth as It Is on Television by Emily Jane
  49. Chrysalis by Anna Metcalfe
  50. Shark Heart: A Love Story by Emily Habeck
  51. Tell the Rest by Lucy Jane Bledsoe
  52. Ozark Dogs by Eli Cranor
  53. The Insatiable Volt Sisters by Rachel Eve Moulton
  54. The Things We Do to Our Friends by Heather Darwent
  55. How Can I Help You by Laura Sims
  56. Fireworks Every Night by Beth Raymer
  57. The Melting by Lize Spit
  58. To Shape a Dragon’s Breath by Moniquill Blackgoose
  59. Ex Libris by Matt Madden
  60. Drip Drip by Paru Itagaki
  61. Smashed, Squashed, Splattered, Chunked and Spewed by Lance Carbuncle
  62. A Snowflake in My Hand by Samantha Mooney
  63. The Merry Dredgers by Jeremy C. Shipp
  64. Hide by Kiesten White
  65. Hidden Pictures by Jason Rekulak

Books I Want to Read; Part #328

Artwork by Norman Rockwell


  1. The Lies of Locke Lamora by Scott Lynch
  2. In the Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss
  3. The End of the Moment We Had by Toshiki Okada
  4. The Alchemy of Letting Go by Amber Morrell
  5. The Haunting of Alejandra by V. Castro
  6. Illegally Yours: A Memoir by Rafael Agustin
  7. Saint Sebastian’s Abyss by Mark Haber
  8. The Genesis of Misery by Neon Yang
  9. Abuela, Don’t Forget Me by Rex Ogle
  10. The Pachinko Parlour by Elisa Shua Dusapin
  11. I Want to Die but I Want to Eat Tteokpokki by Baek Se-Hee
  12. After the Lights Go Out by John Vercher
  13. House of Hunger by Alexis Henderson
  14. When Will Jesus Bring the Pork Chops? by George Carlin
  15. Brain Droppings by George Carlin
  16. Napalm & Silly Putty by George Carlin
  17. Last Words by George Carlin
  18. Grow by Luke Palmer
  19. Breaking and Entering by Joy Williams
  20. Where I End by Sophie White
  21. Strange Sally Diamond by Liz Nugent
  22. The Book of Mother by Violaine Huisman
  23. All the Living and the Dead by Hayley Campbell
  24. Over My Dead Body by Greg Melville
  25. Riding the Lightning by Anthony Almojera
  26. Chain-Gang All-Stars by Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah
  27. Our Share of Night by Mariana Enriquez
  28. Sink: A Memoir by Joseph Earl Thomas
  29. Quietly Hostile: Essays by Samantha Irby
  30. Yellowface by R.F. Kuang
  31. Bessborough by Deirdre Finnerty
  32. 80s Kid by Melanie Ashfield
  33. Aliss at the Fire by Jon Fosse
  34. Treacle Walker by Alan Garner
  35. The Birdcatcher by Gail Jones
  36. The Courage Test by James Preller
  37. Nine Nasty Words by John McWhorter
  38. American Cult by Robyn Chapman
  39. How We Do Family by Trystan Reese
  40. The Women’s House of Detention by Hugh Ryan
  41. My Aunt Is a Monster by Reimena Yee
  42. This Is Assisted Dying by Stefanie Green
  43. Incarnate by Steve Stred
  44. Still Water by Rebecca Pert
  45. Isaac and the Egg by Bobby Palmer
  46. Home Front by Joel Rosenberg
  47. Towns Without Rivers by Michael Parker
  48. Treeborne by Caleb Johnson
  49. I Work at a Public Library by Gina Sheridan
  50. Librarian Tales by William Ottens
  51. Sweet Thang by Allison Whittenberg
  52. Hollywood and Maine by Allison Whittenberg
  53. Speech Team by Tim Murphy
  54. My Murder by Katie Williams
  55. Boys Weekend by Mattie Lubchansky
  56. Please Report Your Bug Here by Josh Riedel
  57. What I Mean When I Say I’m Autistic by Annie Kotowicz
  58. Growing in to Autism by Sandra Thom-Jones
  59. The Ninth Life of a Diamond Miner: A Memoir by Grace Tame
  60. The Song Walker by Zillah Bethell
  61. A Whisper of Horses by Zilla Bethell
  62. Before and After by Andrew Shannahan
  63. Flesh and Blood (Before and After Book 2) by Andrew Shannahan
  64. Magnum Opus by Caitlyn Marceau
  65. Project Hail Mary by Andy Weir
  66. The Rainbow Troops by Andrea Hirata

Top Ten Tuesday: Recent Additions to My Bookshelves

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. Since Christmas just ended a few days ago, we’re doing recent additions to our collections. I’m including ones I got for gifts and a few I ordered online afterward.

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Books I Want to Read; Part #327

Artwork by Leah Hopkins Henry
  1. The Improbable Life of Ricky Bird by Diane Connell
  2. Looking Glass Sound by Catriona Ward
  3. The House with Good Bones by T. Kingfisher
  4. The Destroyer of Worlds: A Return to Lovecraft Country by Matt Ruff
  5. Dead Eleven by Jimmy Juliano
  6. Mister Magic by Kiersten White
  7. The Handyman Method by Nick Cutter
  8. Friends, Lovers, and the Big Terrible Thing by Matthew Perry
  9. PDA Paradox by Harry Thompson
  10. Improve: How I Discovered Improv and Conquered My Anxiety by Alex Graudins
  11. The Lunchling by Jay Alexander
  12. A Fractured Infinity by Nathan Tavares
  13. In the Key of Dale by Benjamin Lefebure
  14. The First to Die at the End by Adam Silvera
  15. The Second Cut by Louise Welsh
  16. Graveyard of Lost Children by Katrina Monroe
  17. Ponyboy by Eliot Duncan
  18. Rabbit Heart by Morgan Dante
  19. Open Throat by Henry Hoke
  20. Pedro & Daniel by Frederico Erebia
  21. Ellie Engle Saves Herself by Leah Johnson
  22. Dani Capello: Shadows of Men by M.S. Rocero
  23. Horse Barbie: A Memoir by Geena Rocero
  24. Different for Boys by Patrick Ness
  25. And Other Mistakes by Erika Turner
  26. Ronan and the Endless Sea of Stars: A Graphic Memoir by Rick Louis
  27. The Melody Trees: 10 Tales from the Forest by Helen Whistberry
  28. The Savage Beard of She Dwarf by Kyle Latino
  29. Looking for True by Tricia Springstubb
  30. Ruth by Guillem Viladot
  31. Night of the Living Trekkies by Kevin David Anderson
  32. She And Her Cat: Stories by Makoto Shinkai & Naruki Nagakawa
  33. Heads or Tails by Lilli Carre
  34. Boy, Missing by Sophie McKenzie
  35. Ayoade on Top by Richard Ayoade
  36. Ayoade on Ayoade: A Cinematic Odyssey by Richard Ayoade
  37. The Book No One Wanted to Read by Richard Ayoade
  38. The Grip of Film by Richard Ayoade
  39. The Double by Richard Ayoade
  40. Where the Deer and the Antelope Play by Nick Offerman
  41. The Sister Who Ate Her Brothers: And Other Gruesome Tales by Jen Campbell
  42. Earthling by Aisha Franz
  43. Depresso, or, How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Embrace Being Bonkers by Brick
  44. I Felt the End Before It Came by Daniel Allen Cox
  45. Basement of Wolves by Daniel Allen Cox
  46. Forever Home by Ron Danta & Danny Robertshaw
  47. Flowers of the Moon by Paul John Lyon
  48. The Girl Who Dreamed a War by Paul John Lyon
  49. The Bennington Boy by Paul John Lyon
  50. Blackheart by John Paul Lyon
  51. Spin by Rebecca Caprara
  52. Birthright by Charles Lambert
  53. For Lamb by Lesa Cline-Ransome
  54. All That Is Mine I Carry with Me by William Landay
  55. A Place for Us: A Memoir by Brandon J. Wolf
  56. A Child Alone with Strangers by Philip Fracassi
  57. Two Girls Down (Alice Vega, #1) by Louisa Luna
  58. The Janes (Alice Vega, #2) by Louisa Luna
  59. Hideout (Alice Vega, #3) by Louisa Luna
  60. Serious as a Heart Attack by Louisa Luna
  61. A Heart That Works by Rob Delaney
  62. Buzzing by Samuel Sattin
  63. Only This Beautiful Moment by Abdi Nazemian
  64. Gloria Buenrostro is Not My Girlfriend by Brandon Huang
  65. Walking Practice by Dolki Min
  66. How to Survive Everything by Ewan Morrison
  67. Weasels in the Attic by Hiroko Oyamada
  68. Tasha: A Son’s Memoir by Brian Morton
  69. The Whispering Dark by Kelly Andrew
  70. Mistress of Geese by Antonija Meznaric
  71. It Eats Us from the Inside by Antonija Meznaric
  72. The Despicable Fantasies of Quentin Sergenov by Preston Fassel
  73. Jennie’s Boy: A Newfoundland Childhood by Wayne Johnston
  74. This Is Where We Talk Things Out by Caitlyn Marceau
  75. Tumble by Celia C. Perez
  76. Bones & All by Camille DeAngelis
  77. Man Tiger by Eka Kurniawan

Top Ten Tuesday: Some Favorite Book Quotes

Stack of Multi Colored Books | Watercolor books, Book drawing, Watercolor  art

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. I decided it would be too hard to choose a theme so I’m going for some general book quotes I really like this time.

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