Books Read 2016


1) Lumberjanes #6 (Noelle Stevenson)

2) Lumberjanes #7 (Noelle Stevenson)

3) Lumberjanes #8 (Noelle Stevenson)

4) Shadowshaper (Daniel José Older)

5) The Sisters Are Alright (Tamara Winfrey Harris)

6) Indexing (Seanan McGuire)


7) Racial Castration: Managing Masculinity in Asian America (David L. Eng)

8) The Hairdresser of Harare (Tendai Huchu)

9) The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Sieg Larsson)

10) Yellow Future: Oriental Style in Hollywood Cinema (Jane Chi Hyun Parl)

11) Lumberjanes #9 (Noelle Stevenson)

12) Fun Home (Alison Bechdel) – reread

13) Race for Citizenship: Black Orientalism and Asian Uplift from Pre-Emancipation to Neoliberal America (Helen Heran Jun)


14) Faith #1 (Jody Houser)

15) Faith #2 (Jody Houser)

16) Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (Mindy Kaling)

17) Coffee Will Make You Black (April Sinclair)

18) The Liminal People (Ayize Jama-Everett)

19) Princeless #2 (Jeremy Whitley)

20) Princeless #3 (Jeremy Whitley)

21) Princeless #4 (Jeremy Whitley)

22) Genius #1 (Marc Bernadin)

23) X-23, Vol.1: The Killing Dream (Marjorie M. Liu)

24) The Vegetarian (Han Kang)


25) Sorcerer to the Crown (Zen Cho)

26) Citizen: An American Lyric (Claudia Rankine)

27) The Three-Body Problem (Liu Cixin)

28) Brown Girl Dreaming (Jacqueline Woodson)

29) Gut (Giulia Enders)

30) Uglies (Scott Westerfeld)

31) Nimona (Noelle Stevenson)

32) Every Heart A Doorway (Seanan McGuire)

33) Bitch Planet Vol. 1 (Kelley Sue DeConnick)

34) Paper Girls Vol. 1 (Brian K. Vaughan)

35) Ghost Summer (Tananarive Due)


36) The Girl From the Well (Rin Chupeco)

37) The Girl Who Fell From the Sky (Heidi W. Durrow)

38) The English Teacher (N. K. Narayan)

39) The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl (Issa Rae)

40) Malgudi Days (N.K. Narayan)

41) We Need New Names (NoViolet Bulawayo)

42) Obesity: The Biography (Sander L. Gilman)

43) Anleitung zum Schwarzsein (Anne Chebu)

44) Juliet Takes a Breath (Gabby Rivera)


45) So Far From God (Ana Castillo)

46) Gulf Dreams (Emma Pérez)

47) A Stranger in Olondria (Sofia Samatar)

48) Borderlands/La Frontera (Gloria Anzaldúa) – reread

49) The House On Mango Street (Sandra Cisneros)

50) How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents (Julia Alvarez)


51) At Fault (Kate Atkinson)

52) The Awakening (Kate Atkinson)

53) Weeds (Edith Summers Kelley)


54) The Ballad of Black Tom (Victor LaValle)

55) Yetunde (Segilola Salami)

56) The Fire Next Time (James Baldwin)

57) Malice in Ovenland Vol.1 (Micheline Hess)

58) What Sunny Saw in the Flames (Nnedi Okorafor)

59) The Fifth Season (N.K. Jemisin)


60) The Path to Dawn (Miri Castor)

61) Daybreak Rising: (Kiran Oliver)

62) Unhallowed Graves (Nuzo Onoh)

63) Who Fears Death

64) The Jumbies (Tracey Baptiste)


65) When Death Comes Stealing (Valerie Wilson Wesley)

66) Affinity (Sarah Waters)

67) Gabi- A Girl in Pieces (Isabel Quintero)

68) Posada: Offerings of Witness and Refuge (Xochitl-Julisa Bermejo)

69) Race and Popular Fantasy Literature: Habits of Whiteness (Helen Young)

70) Cosmic Callisto Caprica and the Missing Rings of Saturn (Sophia Chester)

71) A Game for Swallows (Zeina Abirached)

72) Blanche on the Lam (Barbara Neely)

73) Two Spirit Acts: Queer Indigenous Performances (Jean O’Hara)

74) Right to Incarcerate: A Graphic Retelling (Sabrina Jones)

75) Lumberjanes #10 (Noelle Stevenson)

76) Lumberjanes #11 (Noelle Stevenson)

77) Lumberjanes #12 (Noelle Stevenson)

78) The Terracotta Bride (Zen Cho)

79) The Eye of Jade (Diane Wei Liang)

80) His Own Where (June Jordan)

81) The Marauder’s Island (Tristan J. Tarwater)

82) Age of Blight (Kristine Ong Muslim)


83) Hungry Daughters of Starving Mothers (Alyssa Wong)

84) My Soul to Keep (Tananarive Due)