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#Writer Wednesday: Yet More Books That Have Stayed With Me

Hi, all! The General of WW2 novels, Pam Jenoff, challenged me to name 10 books that have stayed with me. It’s always good to update this list–and always impossible for me to choose only 10.

Bookmark by (obviously) avid reader Michele Austin.
Bookmark by (obviously) avid reader Michele Austin.

Since I apparently can’t play by the rules, here are 10 books that I’ve read/ re-read–this past year.

Fear of Flying by Erica Jong
Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout
Harriet the Spy by Louise Fitzhugh
The Shining by Stephen King
The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara
Darkness Visible by William Styron
Revolutionary Road by Richard Yates
Heartburn by Nora Ephron
Goodbye, Columbus & Collected Stories by Phillip Roth