Lit React ~ Analysis & reactions on works of fiction.

Read in 2017

Fiction
Civil War Stories (Ambrose Bierce)
A Tale for the Time Being (Ruth Ozeki)
The Iron Thorn (Algis Budrys)
Michaelmas (Algis Budrys)
Hard Landing (Algis Budrys)
Travel Light (Naomi Mitchison)
Station Eleven (Emily St. John Mandel)
The Book of Strange New Things (Michel Faber)
Slade House (David Mitchell)
How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia (Mohsin Hamid)
The Regional Office is Under Attack! (Manuel Gonzales)
The Fifth Season (N.K. Jemisin)
Caliban’s War (James S.A. Corey)
The Dark Forest (Cixin Liu)
Non-Fiction
Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic (Alison Bechdel)
Godel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid (Douglas Hofstadter)
Structures: Or Why Things Don’t Fall Down (J.E. Gordon)
Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art and Science of Remembering Everything (Joshua Foer)
Where Good Ideas Come from: The Natural History of Innovation (Steven Johnson)
Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right (Jane Meyer)
I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life (Ed Yong)
Chaos Monkeys: Obscene Fortune and Random Failure in Silicon Valley (Antonio Garcia Martinez)
Traffic: Why We Drive the Way We Do (and What It Says About Us): Tom Vanderbilt
Founders at Work: Stories of Startups’ Early Days (Jessica Livingston)
The Spirit Level: Why Greater Equality Makes Societies Stronger (Richard Wilkinson and Kate Pickett)
Death Be Not Proud (John Gunther)
Lab Girl (Hope Jahren)
A Problem from Hell: America and the Age of Genocide (Samantha Power)