Jessica Bates

writer | reader | mother | lover

June 27, 2018

Reading List

Currently reading : Turtles All the Way Down by John Green

Hi there! I use this post to track what I read. I also use Goodreads, so follow me there! Here’s my reading list for the last few years, starting with most recent.


Kingdom of Ash (Throne of Glass #7) by Sarah J. Maas
The Au Pair by Emma Rous
My Year of Rest and Relaxation by Ottessa Moshfegh
Wizard and Glass (The Dark Tower #4) by Stephen King
Electric Arches by Eve L. Ewing
The Book of the Unnamed Midwife by Meg Elison
Mother’s Milk: Poems in Search of the Heavenly Mother by Rachel Hunt Steenblik
The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen
The Waste Lands (The Dark Tower #3) by Stephen King
Sugar Land by Tammy Lynn Stoner
The Drawing of the Three (The Dark Tower #2) by Stephen King
Becoming Mrs. Lewis
by Patti Callahan
The Gunslinger (The Dark Tower #1)
by Stephen King
Paganism: An Introduction to Earth-Centered Religions
by Joyce Higginbotham
by Sharlene Tao
Sharp Objects
by Gillian Flynn
Gone Girl
by Gillian Flynn
If You Leave Me
by Crystal Hana Kim
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness
by Michelle Alexander
The Book of Hidden Things
by Francesco Dimitri
Salvage the Bones
by Jesmyn Ward
The Hate U Give
by Angie Thomas
The Great Alone
by Kristin Hannah
by Marjane Satrapi
Tenth of December
by George Saunders
Red Clocks
by Leni Zumas
Who Fears Death
by Nnedi Okorafor
V for Vendetta
by Alan Moore
Shakti Woman: Feeling Our Fire, Healing Our World
by Vicki Noble
The Rules of Magic
by Alice Hoffman
Outlining Your Novel: Map Your Way to Success
by K.M. Weiland


The Mothers by Brit Bennett
The Fireman by Joe Hill
Tower of Dawn (Throne of Glass #6) by Sarah J. Maas
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
Empire of Storms (Throne of Glass #5) by Sarah J. Maas
Queen of Shadows (Throne of Glass #4) by Sarah J. Maas
Heir of Fire (Throne of Glass #3) by Sarah J. Maas
Crown of Midnight (Throne of Glass #2) by Sarah J. Maas
Writing Down the Bones by Natalie Goldberg
Throne of Glass (Throne of Glass #1) by Sarah J. Maas
Mind of My Mind (Patternmaster #2) by Octavia Butler
Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman
How to Market a Book by Joanna Penn
Here on Earth by Alice Hoffman
Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
Bloodchild and Other Stories by Octavia Butler
Tiny Beautiful Things: Advice on Love and Life from Dear Sugar by Cheryl Strayed
What It Done To Us: Poems by Essy Stone
Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison
All the Ugly and Wonderful Things by Bryn Greenwood
The Assassin’s Blade (Throne of Glass #0.1-0.5) by Sarah J. Maas
The Feminine Mystique by Betty Friedan
Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson
Tracks by Louise Erdrich
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (#7) by J.K. Rowling (2nd read)
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (#6) by J.K. Rowling (2nd read)
Practical Magic by Alice Hoffman
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay by J.K. Rowling
Salt by Nayyirah Waheed
Swing Time by Zadie Smith





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