I have started writing this list, but a more complete version is currently stored in a document on my computer.

2017

  • Such a Pretty Girl – Weiss, Laura

2016

  • Dandelion Wine – Bradbury, Ray
  • Heaven is for Real – Burpo, Todd

2015

  • The Flight of the Cassowary – LeVert, John (The most important book I have ever read. I first started reading it in 2001, but did not finish it until now.)
  • The Princess Bride – Goldman, William
  • A Game of Thrones (Book 1 of A Song of Ice and Fire) – Martin, George R. R. (Listened to Book on Tape)
  • Hatchet – Paulsen, Gary

2014

  • Orbiter – Ellis, Warren; Colleen Doran; and Dave Stewart
  • The Essential Calvin & Hobbes – Watterson, Bill
  • I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell – Max, Tucker
  • Reality Is Broken: Why Games Make Us Better and How They Can Change the World – McGonigal, Jane
  • I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream – Ellison, Harlan
  • Injustice: Gods Among Us Volume 1 – Taylor, Tom; Jheremy Raapack; and Mike S. Miller.
  • We Are All Weird – Goden, Seth
  • The Last Girlfriend on Earth – Rich, Simon
  • A Tale Dark and Grimm – Gidwitz, Adam

2013

  • How to Get Any Man to Do Anything You Want! – White, Dusty
  • Interviews (2009) – Wickens, Shawn
  • Not a Match: My True Tales of Online Dating Disasters – Donovan, Brian

2012

  • In the Presence of My Enemies – Burnham, Gracia with Dean Merrill
  • Jungle Bullies – Kroll, Steven with illustrations by Vincent Nguyen
  • How to Rock Climb! 5th Edition – Long, John
  • Live Nude Elf: The Sexperiments of Reverend Jen – Miller, Jen
  • The Hunger Games – Collins, Suzanne

2009

  • Into the Wild – Krakauer, Jon
  • The Tale of the Body Thief – Rice, Anne
  • Hannibal – Harris, Thomas
  • The Giver – Lowry, Louis
  • The Historian – Kostova, Elizabeth
  • The Things They Carried – O’Brien, Tim
  • A Thousand Splendid Suns – Hosseini, Khalid
  • Midnight’s Children – Rushdie, Salman
  • Life of Pi – Martel, Yann
  • The Boat – Le, Nam

2008

  • Descent (Book 1) – Telep, Peter
  • Jude the Obscure – Hardy, Thomas

2006

  • Mystic River – Lehane, Dennis

2005

  • Clear and Present Danger – Clancy, Tom