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I borrow most books from the library. I LOVE the library! Library Thing is awesome too as it is great to see what others are reading and rating and thinking about and a great way to keep track of what I have read.

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FAVOURITE 2013

Fiction
Round House by Louise Erdrich
Life after Life by Kate Atkinson
TransAtlantic by Colum McCann
Where'd you go Bernadette by Maria Semple

Non fiction
Eating Dirt by Charlotte Gill
Holloway by Robert Macfarlane
VB6 by Mark Bittman
Salt Sugar Fat by Michael Moss
David and Goliath by Malcolm Gladwell

FAVOURITE 2014
Fiction
Burial Rites Hannah Kent
Swamp Angel Ethel Wilson (Canadian)
The Goldfinch Donna Tartt
Elegance of the Hedgehog Muriel Barbery
The Signature of All Things Elizabeth Gilbert

Non Fiction
Five Days at Memorial Sheri Fink
The Shockingly High Cost of Cheap Fashion Elizabeth Cline
Eating on the Wild Side Jo Robinson

FAVOURITE 2015
FIction
All My Puny Sorrows by Miriam Toews
Lila by Marilynne Robinson
The Jaguar's Children by John Vaillant
A tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki

Non fiction
Tracks by Robyn Davidson
Between the World and Me by Ta-Neshisi Coates
H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald
We should all be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Being Mortal by Atul Gawande
The Dorito Effect by Mark Schatzker
Bill Peet Autobiography by Bill Peet
Being Wrong by Kathryn Schulz
10% Happier by Dan Harris

FAVOURITE 2016
Fiction
Brief Wonderous Life of Oscar Wao- Junot Diaz
Hag-Seed Margaret Atwood
All Quiet on the Western Front-Erich Maria Remarque
My Name is Lucy Barton-Elizabeth Strout
English Creek-Ivan Doig

Non Fiction
Evicted Poverty and Profit in the American City- Matthew Desmond
Nordic Theory of Everything in Search of a Better Life-Anu Partanen
The River- Helen Humphreys
Big Magic- Elizabeth Gilbert
Toxic Oil- David Gillespie

FAVOURITES of 2017
Fiction
News of the World by Paulette Jiles
Nutshell by Ian McEwan
Days without End by Sebastian Barry
The Darkest Dark by Chris Hadfield
The Fir Tree by Hans Christian Anderson

Non Fiction
Inferior: How Science Got Women Wrong and the New Research That's Rewriting the Story by Angela Saini
March 3 books by John Lewis Graphic Novels
The Shepherd's Life: Modern Dispatches from an Ancient Landscape by James Rebanks
The Lost City of the Monkey God by Douglas Preston
The Worst Hard Time by Timothy Egan

Best Cookbooks
Dorie's Cookies by Dorie Greenspan
Six Seasons by Joshua McFadden
A New Way to Bake by the Martha Stewart gang
Scratch: Home Cooking for Everyone Made Simple, Fun, and Totally Delicious by Maria Rodale
Sweet: Desserts from London's Ottolenghi by Yotam Ottolenghi

Very Honourable Mention
Dear Ijeawele, or A Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions byChimamanda Ngozi Adichie

FAVOURITES of 2018
Barracoon by Zora Neale Hurston biography
Women Talking by Miriam Toews fiction based on a true crime
I am I am I am by Maggie O'Farrell short stories, memoir
Why Buddhism is True by Robert Wright non fiction
Educated by Tara Westover memoir
Born A Crime by Trevor Noah memoir
Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie fiction
Dark Star Safari Paul Theroux travel writing

An honourable mention given for Bibliophile an Illustrated Miscellany by Jane Mount. What a great book this is giving endless ideas for a TBR pile.

FAVOURITES OF 2019
Non fiction
Coddling of the American Mind by John Haigt and Greg Lukianoff
On the Plain of Snakes by Paul Theroux
The Wake: The Deadly Legacy of a Newfoundland Tsunami by Linden MacIntyre
Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson
The Lost Words by Robert MacFarlane
Big Lonely Doug by Harley Rustad

Fiction
The Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead
The Dutch House by Ann Patchett

FAVOURITES OF 2020

fiction The Innocents by Michael Crummey

non fiction The Madness of Crowds by Douglas Murray❤️

FAVOURITES FOR 2021

non fiction

Apocalypse Never by Michael ShellenbergerIrreversible Damage The Transgender Craze Seducing our Daughters ❤️ Abigail Shrier 

The Devil's Highway by Luis Alberto Urrea

Unsporting by Linda Blade

Prey: Immigration, Islam, and the Erosion of Women's Rights by Ayaan Hirsi Ali

iGen: Why Today's Super-Connected Kids Are Growing Up Less Rebellious, by Jean Twenge

The Rise of Victimhood Culture by Bradley Campbell

These Precious Days by Ann Patchett

fiction

The Bell in the Lake by Lars Mytting thank you Donna!

Fight Night by Miriam Toews

This is Happiness by Niall Williams

FAVOURITES 2022

Fiction

Demon Copperhead

History of the Rain

Shuggie Bain

The Book of Form and Emptiness

The Colony

Non Fiction (I cheated I added 6!)

Material Girls

Woke Racism

San Fransicko

The Woman They Could Not Silence

Pastoral Song

Free Speech

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