Books I read in 2010 (July through December).

December 2010

A Child’s Christmas in Wales, Dylan Thomas
The Gift of the Magi, O. Henry
Runaway: Stories, Alice Munro
The Diary of Virginia Woolf, vol. I, Virginia Woolf
Decline and Fall, Evelyn Waugh

November 2010

Drinking Coffee Elsewhere, ZZ Packer
The Feminine Mystique, Betty Friedan
The Crying of Lot 49, Thomas Pynchon
The Last September, Elizabeth Bowen
Revolutionary Road, Richard Yates

October 2010

Oedipus the King, Sophocles
Lysistrata, Aristophanes
The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, Muriel Spark
Love in the Ruins, Walker Percy
The Corrections, Jonathan Franzen
A Moveable Feast, Ernest Hemingway
The Children of Dynmouth, William Trevor

September 2010

Wabi Sabi, Mark Reibstein, illus. by Ed Young
My Alexandria, Mark Doty
Beloved, Toni Morrison
Wives and Daughters, Elizabeth Gaskell
The Man Who Loved Children, Christina Stead
Othello, William Shakespeare
The Curtain, Milan Kundera

August 2010

Jacob’s Room, Virginia Woolf
Atonement, Ian McEwan
Netherland, Joseph O’Neill
Death Comes for the Archbishop, Willa Cather

July 2010

Ada, or Ardor: A Family Chronicle, Vladimir Nabokov
The Temple of the Golden Pavilion, Yukio Mishima
The Guermantes Way, Marcel Proust
One Hundred Years of Solitude, Gabriel Garcia Marquez