books to read

An ever-growing list of books I want to read….

non-fiction


“To @CityLab’s hypothetical race/justice syllabus for planners, I’d add Brett Williams, Japonica K. Brown-Saracino, William Julius WilsonAntero Pietila … Isabel Wilkerson’s The Warmth of Other SunsAudrey Elisa Kerr’s The Paper Bag Principle, maybe some Sudir Venkatesh (Off the Books), Elliott Liebow’s Tally’s CornerCarol B. Stack’s All Our Kin”


epics

  • Slovo o polku Igoreve
    • The song of Igor’s campaign ; an epic of the twelfth century / Translated from Old Russian by Vladimir Nabokov.  PG3300.S6 E57

fiction

  • Abbott / Queenpin
  • Joe Abercrombie / The First Law trilogy
  • Tobias Buckell / Ragamuffin
  • Miles Cameron / Traitor son cycle
    • The red knight
    • The fell sword
    • The dread wyrm
    • The plague of swords
  • Raymond Chandler
  • CJ Cherryh
  • Kate Christensen / The Epicure’s Lament
  • James Clavell / Shogun
  • Michael Connelly
  • Glen Cook
  • Phillip K. Dick
  • E R Eddison / The worm Ouroboros
  • Warren Ellis / Nextwave
  • Shūsaku Endō / Silence
  • Steven Erikson
  • Celia Friedman / Coldfire Trilogy
  • Dashiell Hammett / Red Harvest
  • Reginald Hill
  • Joseph Kanon
  • Philip Kerr
  • Khadra, Yasmina, The attack
  • Katherine Kurtz
  • Leckie, Ann: Ancillary Justice
  • Ross Macdonald
  • Julian May, The Saga of Pliocene Exile I: The Many-Colored Land
  • Brian McClellan
  • Lois McMaster Bujold
  • Morris, William (1834-1896)
  • Walter Mosley
  • more rb parker
  • Ian Rankin
  • Mordecai Richler / Barney’s Version
  • more russo?
  • Saramago, Raised from the ground (tr Costa)
  • more shorto?
  • Martin Cruz Smith
  • Stross, Atrocity Archive
  • Twain / A Pen Warmed Up in Hell
  • Williams, Tad, Otherland
  • David Wong / John Dies At The End
  • Eiji Yoshikawa / Musashi

series i haven’t finished yet

asimov
foundation
estleman
Angel eyes
Edsel

The Midnight Man; The Glass Highway; Sugartown; Every Brilliant Eye; Lady Yesterday; Downriver; General Murders; Silent Thunder; Sweet Women Lie; Never Street; The Witch Finder; The Hours of the Virgin; A Smile on the Face of the Tiger; Sinister Heights; Poison Blonde; Retro; Nicotine Kiss; American Detective; The Left-handed Dollar; Amos Walker: The Complete Story Collection; Infernal Angels; Burning Midnight; Don’t Look for Me;

Motown, Stress, King of the Corner

krajewski
smierc in breslau
lescroart
treasure hunt
mosley
known to evil
Nevala-lee
icon thief
rb parker
rachel wallace
rozan
winter
saylor
The Seven Wonders; Raiders of the Nile; Catilina’s Riddle; The Venus Throw; A Murder on the Appian Way; Rubicon; Last Seen in Massilia; A Mist of Prophecies; The Judgment of Caesar; The Triumph of Caesar
mc smith
wolves eat dogs