Reading List

Some of My Favorite Reads. You should read them too.

The Girls by Lori Lanssens

Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng. Utterly briliant.

Anything by Jacquelyn Mitchard. She rocks women’s fiction.

Ditto–anything by the late brilliant Pat Conroy

Willa Cather’s gorgeously written My Antonia

Jodi Picoult’s latest Small Great Things. Disturbing, but an important read.

Donna Tartt’s The Goldfinch. Pulitzer Prize phenom

Donna Tartt’s A Secret History

The Girls by Emma Cline. Fictional insight into how the Manson girls became the Manson girls.

The 2018 Guide to Literary Agents by the estimable and prolific Chuck Sambuchino

In Cold Blood by Truman Capote. First time to read. Brilliantly crafted.

On Writing by Stephen King. Stephen King. Period.

John Fowle’s The Magus

The Sweet Life in Paris by David Lebovitz. Insider guide to baking and living in Paris.

The Passion of Artemisia by Susan Vreeland. Susan enlivens historical figures and makes them resonate with you long after you’ve shelved the book. But her covers are so beautiful you might want to lay them on a table for awhile.

The Professor’s House by Willa Cather. Intricately crafted Victorian read.