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2015 Books

Happy happy New Year, here are the books I read in 2015...
(hyperlinked to blog posts where I've written about the book & marked with (D) when it was a book I read for class at Dartmouth)

  1. The Post Office Girl - Stefan Zweig
  2. The Society of the Crossed Keys - Stefan Zweig (& Wes Anderson)
  3. Dragon in the Tropics: Hugo Chavez and the Political Economy of Revolution in Venezuela - Javier Corrales (D
  4. Latin America at the End of Politics - Forrest D. Colburn (D
  5. The Wall Jumper: A Berlin Story - Peter Schneider (D
  6. We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves - Karen Jay Fowler
  7. Wild - Cheryl Strayed
  8. The View from Castle Rock - Alice Munro
  9. The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry - Gabrielle Zevin
  10. A Brief History of Seven Killings - Marlon James
  11. Fahrenheit 451 - Ray Bradbury
  12. One More Thing: Stories & Other Stories - B.J. Novak
  13. Lives of Girls and Women - Alice Munro (D
  14. The Age of Grief - Jane Smiley (D
  15. The Thing Around Your Neck - Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (D
  16. Visit from the Goon Squad - Jennifer Egan (D
  17. The Good Soldier - Ford Maddox Ford (D
  18. The Magician's Land - Lev Grossman
  19. Modern Romance - Aziz Ansari
  20. Into that Darkness - Gitta Sereny (D
  21. American Gods - Neil Gaiman
  22. By Fire and Blood: The Attack on the King David Hotel - Thurston Clarke (D
  23. Why Not Me? - Mindy Kaling
  24. Off the Map - Alstair Bonnett
  25. Fortune Smiles - Adam Johnson
  26. A Guide for the Perplexed - Dara Horn
  27. Neverwhere - Neil Gaiman
  28. The Last Resistance - Jacqueline Rose
  29. The Rise of the Israeli Right: From Odessa to Hebron - Colin Shindler (D
  30. Life and Other Near-Death Experiences - Camille Pagán
  31. A Tale for the Time Being - Ruth Ozeki
  32. The Heir - Keira Cass
  33. Farewell Leicester Square - Betty Miller 
  34. The Captain's Daughter - Alexander Pushkin
  35. Jews and Words - Amos Oz & Fanla Oz-Salzberger 
  36. The Short Drop - Matthew Fitzsimmons
  37. If On A Winter's Night A Traveller - Italio Calvino
  38. The Revolt - Menachem Begin (D
  39. The Book of Night Women - Marlon James
  40. Fates and Furies - Lauren Groff
  41. The Silkworm - Robert Galibraith 
  42. The Rest of Us Just Live Here - Patrick Ness
  43. Menachem Begin: The Battle for Israel's Soul - Daniel Giordis (D
  44. NW - Zadie Smith
  45. Two Years Eight Months and Twenty Eight Nights - Salman Rushdie
  46. One Night, Markovitch - Ayelet Gundar-Goshen
  47. Burning Secret - Stefan Zweig
  48. The Snow Tourist - Charlie English
  49. The Invention of the Land of Israel: From Holy Land to Homeland - Shlomo Sand (D
  50. Dark Lands - Tony Wheeler
  51. The Librarian - Mikhail Elizarov
  52. Khirbet Khizeh - S. Yizhar
  53. Alexander Hamilton - Ron Chernow 
  54. The People in the Trees - Hanya Yanagihara
  55. Undermajordomo Minor - Patrick DeWitt
  56. Bossypants - Tina Fey
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