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2015 Reading List

January
“The Great Mortality: An Intimate History of the Black Death, the Most Devastating Plague of All Time”
by John Kelly (non-fiction) (364 pp)

February
“The Siege of Krishnapur”
by J.G. Farrell (fiction) (376 pages)

March
“Physics for Future Presidents: The Science Behind the Headlines”
by Richard A. Muller (non-fiction) (384 pp)

April
“My Name Is Red”
by Orhan Pamuk (Author), Erdag Göknar (Translator) (fiction) (432 pp)

May
“Dear Life: Stories”
by Alice Munro (fiction, collection of 14 short stories) (336 pp)

June
“The Tiger: A True Story of Vengeance and Survival”
by John Vaillant (non-fiction) (353 pp)

July
“A Heart So White”
by Javier Marias, translated from the Spanish (fiction) (305 pp)

August
“The Children Act”
by Ian McEwan (fiction) (240 pp)

September
“I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban “
by Malala Yousafzai, with Christina Lamb (non-fiction, 289 pp)

October
“Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End”
by Atul Gawande (non-fiction)(300 pp)

November
“A Tale for the Time Being: A Novel”
by Ruth Ozeki (fiction) (433 pp)

December
“H is for Hawk”
by Helen Macdonald (non-fiction memoir) (288 pp)

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