B-Girls Reading List

Aug 1, 2009 | 2009 Summer - Labels, Articles

At the most recent BBWN brunch, everyone was asked to recommend a book to the group. Below is an amazing genre-hopping list of some very interesting fiction and nonfiction books. Happy summer reading!

  • Life is Friends: A Complete Guide to the Lost Art of Connecting in Person, by Jeanne Martinet
  • Unaccustomed Earth: Stories, by Jhumpa Lahiri
  • Chains, by Laurie Halse Anderson
  • Elements of Murder: A History of Poison, by John Emsley
  • How to Grow More Vegetables and Fruits (and Nuts, Berries, Grains, and Other Crops) Than You Ever Thought Possible on Less Land Than You Can Imagine, by John Jeavons
  • The Eyre Affair: A Thursday Next Series, by Jasper Fforde
  • The Company, by Robert Littell
  • Case Histories: A Novel, by Kate Atkinson
  • Fun Home: a family tragicomedy, by Alison Bechdel
  • The Time Traveler’s Wife, by Audrey Niffenegger
  • Words Under the Words: Selected Poems, by Naomi Shihab Nye
  • No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency, by Alexander McCall Smith
  • Are You My Mother?, by P.D. Eastman
  • Life & Fate, by Vasily Grossman

And of course… the second edition of Getting Bi: Voices from Around the World, edited by Robyn Ochs and Sarah Rowley, which is due out in June and can be ordered at biresource.net.

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