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San Diego Public Library staff write short book reviews of their favorite titles for the San Diego Union Tribune, which are published every other Sunday. Here is a selection of the titles we've

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All the Beauty in the World: The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Me por Patrick Bringley
2023
Solo Leveling [Manhwa] Vol. 1 por Chu-Gong
2023
Blacksad: Somewhere Within the Shadows por Juan Díaz Canales
2023
Jacket Weather por Mike DeCapite
2023
Kings of the Wyld por Nicholas Eames
2023
It's One of Us por J. T. Ellison
2023
Electrify: An Optimists Playbook for Our Clean Energy Future por Saul Griffith
2023
The Devil Takes You Home por Gabino Iglesias
2023
Rebel with a Clause: Tales and Tips from a Roving Grammarian por Ellen Jovin
2023
The Body Keeps The Score: Mind, Brain and Body in the Transformation of Trauma por Bessel van der Kolk
2023
When I Grow Up: The Lost Autobiographies of Six Yiddish Teenagers por Ken Krimstein
2023
Delicious in Dungeon, Volume 1 por Ryoko Kui
2023
Grey Bees por Andrej Kurkow
2023
Prince of Thorns por Mark Lawrence
2023
The Coward por Jarred McGinnis
2023
Priest of Bones por Peter McLean
2023
Goin' Off: The Story of the Juice Crew & Cold Chillin' Records (3) (RPM Series) por Ben Merlis
2023
Velvet Was the Night por Silvia Moreno-Garcia
2023
Gallant por V. E. Schwab
2023
Edison's Ghosts: The Untold Weirdness of History’s Greatest Geniuses por Katie Spalding
2023
Animal por Lisa Taddeo
2023
She Is a Haunting por Trang Thanh Tran
2023
Remarkably Bright Creatures por Shelby Van Pelt
2023
Malice por Heather Walter
2023
The Girl in the Mirror por Rose Carlyle
2022
The Bullet Journal Method: Track the Past, Order the Present, Design the Future por Ryder Carroll
2022
Dilla Time: The Life and Afterlife of J Dilla, the Hip-Hop Producer Who Reinvented Rhythm por Dan Charnas
2022
The Marrow Thieves por Cherie Dimaline
2022
Ultraluminous por Katherine Faw
2022
The Sandman: Book One por Neil Gaiman
2022
Happy Hour por Marlowe Granados
2022
The Library of the Unwritten por A. J. Hackwith
2022
An Unkindness of Magicians por Kat Howard
2022
Bullet Train por Kotaro Isaka
2022
Truffle Hound: On the Trail of the World’s Most Seductive Scent, with Dreamers, Schemers, and Some Extraordinary Dogs por Rowan Jacobsen
2022
Woman, Eating por Claire Kohda
2022
When We Cease to Understand the World por Benjamín Labatut
2022
The Ride of Her Life: The True Story of a Woman, Her Horse, and Their Last-Chance Journey Across America por Elizabeth Letts
2022
The Last Party por Clare Mackintosh
2022
Supergods: What Masked Vigilantes, Miraculous Mutants, and a Sun God from Smallville Can Teach Us About Being Human por Grant Morrison
2022
The Story of a Goat por Perumal Murugan
2022
Burnout: The Secret to Unlocking the Stress Cycle por Emily Nagoski
2022
Terciel and Elinor por Garth Nix
2022
Snotgirl, Volume 1: Green Hair Don't Care por Bryan Lee O'Malley
2022
Big Black: Stand at Attica por Frank Smith
2022
The Deeper the Roots: A Memoir of Hope and Home por Michael Tubbs
2022
The Last House on Needless Street por Catriona Ward
2022
From a Whisper to a Rallying Cry: The Killing of Vincent Chin and the Trial that Galvanized the Asian American Movement por Paula Yoo
2022
Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and Tomorrow por Gabrielle Zevin
2022
The Decameron por Giovanni Boccaccio
2021
Blacktop Wasteland por S.A. Cosby
2021
Recursion por Blake Crouch
2021
Girl, Woman, Other por Bernardine Evaristo
2021
History of Wolves por Emily Fridlund
2021
Citizen Reporters: S.S. McClure, Ida Tarbell, and the Magazine That Rewrote America por Stephanie Gorton
2021
The Space Between Worlds por Micaiah Johnson
2021
See No Stranger: A Memoir and Manifesto of Revolutionary Love por Valarie Kaur
2021
Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland por Patrick Radden Keefe
2021
The Poisonwood Bible por Barbara Kingsolver
2021
Obasan por Joy Kogawa
2021
Dusk, Night, Dawn: On Revival and Courage por Anne Lamott
2021
Someone We Know por Shari Lapeña
2021
Moby Dick por Herman Melville
2021
White Dog Fell From the Sky por Eleanor Morse
2021
Little Miss Little Compton: A Memoir por Arden Myrin
2021
Last Best Hope: America in Crisis and Renewal por George Packer
2021
Loved and Wanted: A Memoir of Choice, Children, and Womanhood por Christa Parravani
2021
State of Wonder por Ann Patchett
2021
Know Your Price: Valuing Black Lives and Property in America’s Black Cities por Andre M. Perry
2021
Patron Saints of Nothing por Randy Ribay
2021
Eight Perfect Murders por Peter Swanson
2021
Battle Born: Lapis Lazuli por Maximilian Uriarte
2021
Beyond the Gender Binary (Pocket Change Collective) por Alok Vaid-Menon
2021
All Systems Red por Martha Wells
2021
Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents por Isabel Wilkerson
2021
The Secret Guests por Benjamin Black
2020
The Undying: Pain, Vulnerability, Mortality, Medicine, Art, Time, Dreams, Data, Exhaustion, Cancer, and Care por Anne Boyer
2020
The Deviant's War: The Homosexual vs. the United States of America por Eric Cervini
2020
The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay por Michael Chabon
2020
Highfire: A Novel por Eoin Colfer
2020
White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism por Robin DiAngelo
2020
Stepsister por Jennifer Donnelly
2020
Golden Gates: Fighting for Housing in America por Conor Dougherty
2020
Kill the Queen por Jennifer Estep
2020
The Falcon Thief: A True Tale of Adventure, Treachery, and the Hunt for the Perfect Bird por Joshua Hammer
2020
Paul Simon: The Life [Deckle Edge] por Robert Hilburn
2020
Our Dogs, Ourselves: The Story of a Singular Bond por Alexandra Horowitz
2020
Only Killers and Thieves por Paul Howarth
2020
Chase Darkness with Me: How One True-Crime Writer Started Solving Murders por Billy Jensen
2020
Me: Elton John Official Autobiography por Elton John
2020
After the People Lights Have Gone Off por Stephen Graham Jones
2020
The Dinner por Herman Koch
2020
Spin the Dawn por Elizabeth Lim
2020
Dear Edward por Ann Napolitano
2020
There There por Tommy Orange
2020
The Dutch House por Ann Patchett
2020
Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men por Caroline Criado Perez
2020
All American Boys por Jason Reynolds
2020
The Woman's Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote por Elaine F. Weiss
2020
The Nickel Boys por Colson Whitehead
2020
The Autobiography of Malcolm X por Malcolm X
2020
The Bird and the Blade por Megan Bannen
2019
Welcome Home: A Memoir with Selected Photographs and Letters por Lucia Berlin
2019
Those People por Louise Candlish
2019
In the Distance por Hernan Diaz
2019
Quiet, Please: Dispatches from a Public Librarian por Scott Douglas
2019
Sabrina por Nick Drnaso
2019
The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History por Robert M. Edsel
2019
Every Note Played por Lisa Genova
2019
Feast Your Eyes por Myla Goldberg
2019
Homegoing por Yaa Gyasi
2019
An Anonymous Girl por Greer Hendricks
2019
In Extremis: The Life and Death of the War Correspondent Marie Colvin por Lindsey Hilsum
2019
What to Do When I'm Gone: A Mother's Wisdom to Her Daughter por Suzy Hopkins
2019
My Life, My Love, My Legacy por Coretta Scott King
2019
Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother's Will to Survive por Stephanie Land
2019
Horizon por Barry Lopez
2019
Convenience Store Woman por Sayaka Murata
2019
The Year of the Hare por Arto Paasilinna
2019
The Tenderness of Wolves por Stef Penney
2019
Sorcery of Thorns por Margaret Rogerson
2019
JELL-O Girls: A Family History por Allie Rowbottom
2019
Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore por Elizabeth Rush
2019
The Art of Hearing Heartbeats por Jan-Philipp Sendker
2019
Ghachar Ghochar por Vivek Shanbhag
2019
The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari: A Fable About Fulfilling Your Dreams & Reaching Your Destiny por Robin Sharma
2019
Flights por Olga Tokarczuk
2019
Desert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness por Edward Abbey
2018
13 Ways of Looking at a Fat Girl por Mona Awad
2018
First in Line: Presidents, Vice Presidents, and the Pursuit of Power por Kate Andersen Brower
2018
Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup por John Carreyrou
2018
America Is Not the Heart por Elaine Castillo
2018
The Bookshop on the Corner: A Novel por Jenny Colgan
2018
100 Amazing Facts About the Negro por Henry Louis Jr Gates
2018
The Word Exchange por Alena Graedon
2018
The Great Risk Shift: The New Economic Insecurity and the Decline of the American Dream por Jacob S. Hacker
2018
Allegedly por Tiffany D. Jackson
2018
When Breath Becomes Air por Paul Kalanithi
2018
The Boy Who Loved Too Much: A True Story of Pathological Friendliness por Jennifer Latson
2018
Roughneck por Jeff Lemire
2018
I'll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman's Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer por Michelle McNamara
2018
Kill All Normies: Online Culture Wars From 4Chan And Tumblr To Trump And The Alt-Right por Angela Nagle
2018
Warlight por Michael Ondaatje
2018
The Italian Teacher por Tom Rachman
2018
The Common Good por Robert B. Reich
2018
Congratulations, by the way: Some Thoughts on Kindness por George Saunders
2018
Sachiko: A Nagasaki Bomb Survivor's Story por Caren Stelson
2018
Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption por Bryan Stevenson
2018
Muse of Nightmares por Laini Taylor
2018
Strange the Dreamer por Laini Taylor
2018
The Age of Cryptocurrency: How Bitcoin and Digital Money Are Challenging the Global Economic Order por Paul Vigna
2018
Cherry por Nico Walker
2018
Fifty-Nine in '84 : Old Hoss Radbourn, Barehanded Baseball, and the Greatest Season a Pitcher Ever Had por Edward Achorn
2017
The Other Einstein por Marie Benedict
2017
First Women: The Grace and Power of America's Modern First Ladies por Kate Andersen Brower
2017
The Best We Could Do: An Illustrated Memoir por Thi Bui
2017
Can't We Talk about Something More Pleasant? A Memoir por Roz Chast
2017
The Giving Quilt por Jennifer Chiaverini
2017
The Sports Gene: Inside the Science of Extraordinary Athletic Performance por David Epstein
2017
The Way of the Runner: A Journey into the Fabled World of Japanese Running por Adharanand Finn
2017
Cem anos de solidão por Gabriel Garcia Marquez
2017
The Good Soldier Svejk por Jaroslav Hašek
2017
The Library at Mount Char por Scott Hawkins
2017
Mr. Kafka: And Other Tales from the Time of the Cult por Bohumil Hrabal
2017
Never Say Die: The Myth and Marketing of the New Old Age por Susan Jacoby
2017
The Private Life of Mrs Sharma por Ratika Kapur
2017
The Hike: A Novel por Drew Magary
2017
The Red Parts: Autobiography of a Trial por Maggie Nelson
2017
KooKooLand por Gloria Norris
2017
Close Enough to Touch: A Novel por Colleen Oakley
2017
A Personal Matter por Kenzaburō Ōe
2017
Singing School: Learning to Write (and Read) Poetry by Studying with the Masters por Robert Pinsky
2017
Love Hurts: Buddhist Advice for the Heartbroken por Lodro Rinzler
2017
Lincoln in the Bardo por George Saunders
2017
The Singing Bones por Shaun Tan
2017
Reclaiming Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital Age por Sherry Turkle
2017
Rabbit: The Autobiography of Ms. Pat por Patricia Williams
2017
Symphony for the City of the Dead: Dmitri Shostakovich and the Siege of Leningrad por M. T. Anderson
2016
City of the Lost por Kelley Armstrong
2016
The Water Knife por Paolo Bacigalupi
2016
The Possessed: Adventures with Russian Books and the People Who Read Them por Elif Batuman
2016
How Proust Can Change Your Life por Alain de Botton
2016
Did You Ever Have a Family por Bill Clegg
2016
The Rope Swing: Stories por Jonathan Corcoran
2016
A Wild Swan and Other Tales por Michael Cunningham
2016
Pilgrim at Tinker Creek por Annie Dillard
2016
My Family and Other Animals por Gerald Durrell
2016
Desert City Diva: A noir P.I. mystery set in California (A Rolly Waters Mystery) por Corey Lynn Fayman
2016
Flanagan's Smart Home: The 98 Essentials for Starting Out, Starting Over, Scaling Back por Barbara Flanagan
2016
The Trespasser por Tana French
2016
The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories por Ken Liu
2016
The Boy in His Winter por Norman Lock
2016
H Is for Hawk por Helen Macdonald
2016
Reporting at Wit's End: Tales from the New Yorker por St. Clair McKelway
2016
The Whispering City por Sara Moliner
2016
Ray and Joan: The Man Who Made the McDonald's Fortune and the Woman Who Gave It All Away por Lisa Napoli
2016
Mothers Who Think: Tales Of Real-life Parenthood por Camille Peri
2016
Behave por Andromeda Romano-Lax
2016
Anna and the Swallow Man por Gavriel Savit
2016
One of Us: The Story of Anders Breivik and the Massacre in Norway por Åsne Seierstad
2016
Family Life por Akhil Sharma
2016
The Door por Magda Szabó
2016
Night Life por David C. Taylor
2016
The Blue Guitar por John Banville
2015
A Little Lumpen Novelita por Roberto Bolaño
2015
Jillian por Halle Butler
2015
Marshall McLuhan: You Know Nothing of My Work! por Douglas Coupland
2015
Information Doesn't Want to Be Free: Laws for the Internet Age por Cory Doctorow
2015
Hieroglyph: Stories and Visions for a Better Future por Ed Finn
2015
Sister Bernadette's Barking Dog por Kitty Burns Florey
2015
Distrust That Particular Flavor por William Gibson
2015
Live Alone and Like It: The Classic Guide for the Single Woman por Marjorie Hillis
2015
This Is All a Dream We Dreamed: An Oral History of the Grateful Dead por Blair Jackson
2015
The Wizard of Sun City: The Strange True Story of Charles Hatfield, the Rainmaker Who Drowned a City's Dreams por Garry Jenkins
2015
At the Mouth of the River of Bees: Stories por Kij Johnson
2015
The Flamethrowers por Rachel Kushner
2015
The Two Hotel Francforts: A Novel por David Leavitt
2015
Lanterne Rouge: The Last Man in the Tour de France por Max Leonard
2015
Harpo Speaks! por Harpo Marx
2015
Embers por Sándor Márai
2015
The Illuminations por Andrew O'Hagan
2015
The Crying of Lot 49 por Thomas Pynchon
2015
In the light of what we know por Zia Haider Rahman
2015
The Turquoise Ledge: A Memoir por Leslie Marmon Silko
2015
Soldier of Change: From the Closet to the Forefront of the Gay Rights Movement por Stephen Snyder-Hill
2015
The Illusion of Separateness por Simon Van Booy
2015
Lean on Pete por Willy Vlautin
2015
The Dying Grass por William T. Vollmann
2015
The Unfortunate Decisions of Dahlia Moss por Max Wirestone
2015

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