Some Good Reads {Master List}

This is a compilation of all of my book recommendations since I began sharing them in Summer 2013, separated by genre.  You can find more details here.  Happy Reading!


An Economist Gets Lunch: New Rules for Everyday Foodies

But Momma Always Put Vodka in the Sangria

Bread and Butter


Delicious!: A Novel

Drinking and Dating

Four Kitchens


Make the Bread, Buy the Butter

My Paris Kitchen

The Art of Simple Food

The School of Essential Ingredients

Pickles and Preserves

Yes, Chef

The Food Lovers Guide to Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill


Drinking and Dating

Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me?

I Didn’t Come Here To Make Friends

I Suck at Girls

Law Man

Mick Jagger

Mud Season

Orange is the New Black

Runaway Girl

The Million Dollar Mermaid

The Wolf of Wall Street

Tom Cruise: The Unauthorized Biography

Yes, Chef

Orange Is The New Black


And Baby Makes Four

All Joy and No Fun


Expecting Better

How to Rock Your Baby

The Kids Will Be Fine

The Other End of the Leash (puppies)

This Is Ridiculous This Is Amazing: Parenthood in 71 Lists

The Happiest Baby on the Block

French Kids Eat Everything

When I First Held You


Dark Places


Lost Girls

The Silent Wife


One Kick


A Million Ways to Die in the West

Beautiful Ruins

Big Brother: A Novel

Crazy Rich Asians

History of a Pleasure Seeker

I Am Having So Much Fun Here Without You: A Novel


The Divorce Papers

The Love Affairs of Nathaniel P

The One and Only

The Pillars of the Earth

The Secret History

The Sunshine When She’s Gone

Revenge Wears Prada: The Devil Returns

Rules of Civility


Sycamore Row

Visible City

We Need to Talk About Kevin

Where We Belong

You Should Have Known

Practical Magic



One Plus One

One Kick


All There Is: Love Stories from Story Corps

A Short History of Christianity

Crazy Rich

Daily Rituals: How Artists Work

Exposed: The Secret Life of Jodi Arias

Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, and the Prison of Belief

How Will You Measure Your Life?

Manage Your Day-to-Day: Build Your Routine, Find Your Focus, and Sharpen Your Creative Mind

Map Thief

Meditation and Relaxation in Plain English

Pilgrim’s Wilderness: A True Story of Faith and Madness on the Alaska Frontier

The Fatal Shore: The Epic of Australia’s Founding

The Great Sea

The System

Love Illuminated

Saving Italy: The Race to Rescue a Nation’s Treasures from the Nazis

What I Know For Sure

Orange Is The New Black

The Price of Silence: The Duke Lacrosse Scandal, the Power of the Elite, and the Corruption of Our Great Universities

113890973My Book Club’s Picks:

The One and Only

One Plus One

Practical Magic