9th Floor Reads from 2018


Educated by Tara Westover
Heartbreaker by Claudia Dey
Katerina by James Frey
Kolyma Stories by Varlam Shalamov
Less by Andrew Sean Greer
Parable of the Sower by Octavia Butler
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
Sabrina by Nick Drnaso
Warlight by Michael Ondaatje


Abundance: The Future is Better Than You Think by Peter Diamandis and Steven Kotler
Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism by Safiya Umoja Noble
Before the Storm: Barry Goldwater and the Unmaking of the American Consensus by Rick Perlstein
Cadillac Desert: The American West and Its Disappearing Water by Marc Reisner
Clearing the Plains: Disease, Politics of Starvation, and the Loss of Aboriginal Life by James Daschuk
Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead by Brené Brown
Economics Rules: The Rights and Wrongs of the Dismal Science by Dani Rodrik
Hungover: The Morning After and One Man’s Quest for a Cure by Shaugnessy Bishop-Stall
Meltdown: Why Our Systems Fail and What We Can Do About It by Chris Clearfield and András Tilcsik
Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience, and Finding Joy by Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant
Plato, Not Prozac! Applying Eternal Wisdom to Everyday Problems by Lou Marinoff
The Power of Moments: Why Certain Experiences Have Extraordinary Impact by Chip Heath and Dan Heath
White Working Class: Overcoming Class Cluelessness in America by Joan C. Williams
The Wizard and the Prophet: Two Remarkable Scientists and Their Dueling Visions to Shape Tomorrow’s World by Charles Mann
The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion