2023 Books


Current total = 52 (25 non-fiction / 27 fiction)

Nonfiction + Memoir

Free Time by Jenny Blake // January

Come Up for Air by Nick Sonnenberg (for BOBW: ep here) // January

How to Keep House While Drowning by KC Davis // February

Good for a Girl by Lauren Fleshman // February

This is Not a Book About Benedict Cumberbatch by Tabitha Carban (for Patreon book club) // February

Happier Hour by Cassie Holmes // March

Racing Weight by Matt Fitzgerald // March

How to Do Nothing by Jenny Odell // April

Designing and Leading Life-Changing Workshops by Ken Nelson et al // April

Life in Five Senses by Gretchen Rubin (Patreon book club) // May

Stolen Focus by Johann Hari // May

Discipline is Destiny by Ryan Holiday // June

Unwired by Gaia Bernstein // June

These Precious Days by Ann Patchett // June

Two Weeks Notice by Amy Porterfield // July

The Creative Act: A Way of Being by Rick Rubin // July

Outlive by Peter Attia // August

The Long Game by Dorie Clark // August

Everything Isn’t Terrible by Kathleen Smith // September

Saving Time by Jenny Odell // October

Fat Talk by Virginia Sole-Smith // October

Build the Life You Want by Oprah + Albert Brooks // October

Living Forward by Michael Hyatt + Daniel Harkavy // November

Infertilities: A Curation by Elizabeth Horn, Maria Novotny, and Robin Silbergleid // December

Real Self-Care by Pooja Lakshmin // December


My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante // January

Mrs. Everything by Jennifer Weiner (for neighborhood book club) // January

After I Do by Taylor Jenkins Reid // January

The Lincoln Highway by Amor Towles // February

Tomorrow and Tomorrow and Tomorrow by Gabrielle Zevin (neighborhood book club) // March

Funny You Should Ask by Elissa Susan // March

Summer of ’69 by Elin Hildebrand // April

Romantic Comedy by Curtis Sittteneld // April

On Earth We Are Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong // May

Maame by Jessica George (neighborhood book club) // May

The Reading List by Sara Nisha Adams // May

I Have Some Questions for You by Rebecca Makkai // June

Pineapple Street by Jenny Jackson // June

Summer Stage by Meg Mitchell Moore // June

The Island by Elin Hildebrand // July

Yellowface by R. F. Kuang // July

The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid // July

The Unsinkable Greta James by Jennifer E. Smith // August

Hello Beautiful by Ann Napolitano // September

The Secret Book of Flora Lea by Patti Callahan Henry // September

Tom Lake by Ann Patchett // October

Winter Garden by Kristin Hannah // November

Florence Adler Swims Forever by Rachel Beanland // November

Chemistry by Weike Wang // November

The Cheat Sheet by Sarah Adams // November

Shark Heart by Emily Habeck // December

Under the Influence by Noelle Crooks // December


Building a Second Brain // Tiago Forte

The Covenant of Water // Abraham Verghese


Non-Fiction + Memoir

The Longest Race by Kara Goucher

Choosing to Run by Des Linden

The Art of Gathering by Priya Parker

The Power of Fun by Catherine Price


The Measure by Nikki Erlick

What Happened to Ruthie Ramirez by Claire Jimenez

Flying Solo by Linda Holmes

Kindred by Octavia Butler

A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara

Wrong Place Wrong Time by Gillian McAllister

The Stationery Shop by Marjan Kamali

Rest of the Neapolitan Novels by Elena Ferrante

Reign (American Royals #4) by Katharine McGee (August 2023)

Demon Copperhead by Barbara Kingsolver

Golden Girl by Elin Hildebran