San Diego Public Library Recommended Books

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San Diego Public Library staff write short book reviews of their favorite titles for the San Diego Union Tribune, which are published every other Sunday. Here is a selection of the titles we've

mostra'n més recommended. Checkout information may be found in the library catalog.
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All the Beauty in the World: The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Me de Patrick Bringley
2023
Solo Leveling [Manhwa] Vol. 1 de Chu-Gong
2023
Blacksad: Somewhere Within the Shadows de Juan Díaz Canales
2023
Jacket Weather de Mike DeCapite
2023
Kings of the Wyld de Nicholas Eames
2023
It's One of Us de J. T. Ellison
2023
Electrify: An Optimists Playbook for Our Clean Energy Future de Saul Griffith
2023
The Devil Takes You Home de Gabino Iglesias
2023
Rebel with a Clause: Tales and Tips from a Roving Grammarian de Ellen Jovin
2023
The Body Keeps The Score: Mind, Brain and Body in the Transformation of Trauma de Bessel van der Kolk
2023
When I Grow Up: The Lost Autobiographies of Six Yiddish Teenagers de Ken Krimstein
2023
Delicious in Dungeon, Volume 1 de Ryoko Kui
2023
Grey Bees de Andrej Kurkow
2023
Prince of Thorns de Mark Lawrence
2023
The Coward de Jarred McGinnis
2023
Priest of Bones de Peter McLean
2023
Goin' Off: The Story of the Juice Crew & Cold Chillin' Records (3) (RPM Series) de Ben Merlis
2023
Velvet Was the Night de Silvia Moreno-Garcia
2023
Gallant de V. E. Schwab
2023
Edison's Ghosts: The Untold Weirdness of History’s Greatest Geniuses de Katie Spalding
2023
Animal de Lisa Taddeo
2023
She Is a Haunting de Trang Thanh Tran
2023
Remarkably Bright Creatures de Shelby Van Pelt
2023
Malice de Heather Walter
2023
The Girl in the Mirror de Rose Carlyle
2022
The Bullet Journal Method: Track the Past, Order the Present, Design the Future de Ryder Carroll
2022
Dilla Time: The Life and Afterlife of J Dilla, the Hip-Hop Producer Who Reinvented Rhythm de Dan Charnas
2022
The Marrow Thieves de Cherie Dimaline
2022
Ultraluminous de Katherine Faw
2022
The Sandman: Book One de Neil Gaiman
2022
Happy Hour de Marlowe Granados
2022
The Library of the Unwritten de A. J. Hackwith
2022
An Unkindness of Magicians de Kat Howard
2022
Bullet Train de Kotaro Isaka
2022
Truffle Hound: On the Trail of the World’s Most Seductive Scent, with Dreamers, Schemers, and Some Extraordinary Dogs de Rowan Jacobsen
2022
Woman, Eating de Claire Kohda
2022
When We Cease to Understand the World de Benjamín Labatut
2022
The Ride of Her Life: The True Story of a Woman, Her Horse, and Their Last-Chance Journey Across America de Elizabeth Letts
2022
The Last Party de Clare Mackintosh
2022
Supergods: What Masked Vigilantes, Miraculous Mutants, and a Sun God from Smallville Can Teach Us About Being Human de Grant Morrison
2022
The Story of a Goat de Perumal Murugan
2022
Burnout: The Secret to Unlocking the Stress Cycle de Emily Nagoski
2022
Terciel and Elinor de Garth Nix
2022
Snotgirl, Volume 1: Green Hair Don't Care de Bryan Lee O'Malley
2022
Big Black: Stand at Attica de Frank Smith
2022
The Deeper the Roots: A Memoir of Hope and Home de Michael Tubbs
2022
The Last House on Needless Street de Catriona Ward
2022
From a Whisper to a Rallying Cry: The Killing of Vincent Chin and the Trial that Galvanized the Asian American Movement de Paula Yoo
2022
Demà, i demà, i demà de Gabrielle Zevin
2022
Decameró de Giovanni Boccaccio
2021
Blacktop Wasteland de S.A. Cosby
2021
Recursion de Blake Crouch
2021
Girl, Woman, Other de Bernardine Evaristo
2021
History of Wolves de Emily Fridlund
2021
Citizen Reporters: S.S. McClure, Ida Tarbell, and the Magazine That Rewrote America de Stephanie Gorton
2021
The Space Between Worlds de Micaiah Johnson
2021
See No Stranger: A Memoir and Manifesto of Revolutionary Love de Valarie Kaur
2021
Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland de Patrick Radden Keefe
2021
La Bíblia de l'arbre del verí de Barbara Kingsolver
2021
Obasan de Joy Kogawa
2021
Dusk, Night, Dawn: On Revival and Courage de Anne Lamott
2021
Someone We Know de Shari Lapeña
2021
Moby Dick de Herman Melville
2021
White Dog Fell From the Sky de Eleanor Morse
2021
Little Miss Little Compton: A Memoir de Arden Myrin
2021
Last Best Hope: America in Crisis and Renewal de George Packer
2021
Loved and Wanted: A Memoir of Choice, Children, and Womanhood de Christa Parravani
2021
State of Wonder de Ann Patchett
2021
Know Your Price: Valuing Black Lives and Property in America’s Black Cities de Andre M. Perry
2021
Patron Saints of Nothing de Randy Ribay
2021
Eight Perfect Murders de Peter Swanson
2021
Battle Born: Lapis Lazuli de Maximilian Uriarte
2021
Beyond the Gender Binary (Pocket Change Collective) de Alok Vaid-Menon
2021
All Systems Red de Martha Wells
2021
Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents de Isabel Wilkerson
2021
The Secret Guests de Benjamin Black
2020
The Undying: Pain, Vulnerability, Mortality, Medicine, Art, Time, Dreams, Data, Exhaustion, Cancer, and Care de Anne Boyer
2020
The Deviant's War: The Homosexual vs. the United States of America de Eric Cervini
2020
The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay de Michael Chabon
2020
Highfire: A Novel de Eoin Colfer
2020
White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism de Robin DiAngelo
2020
Stepsister de Jennifer Donnelly
2020
Golden Gates: Fighting for Housing in America de Conor Dougherty
2020
Kill the Queen de Jennifer Estep
2020
The Falcon Thief: A True Tale of Adventure, Treachery, and the Hunt for the Perfect Bird de Joshua Hammer
2020
Paul Simon: The Life [Deckle Edge] de Robert Hilburn
2020
Our Dogs, Ourselves: The Story of a Singular Bond de Alexandra Horowitz
2020
Only Killers and Thieves de Paul Howarth
2020
Chase Darkness with Me: How One True-Crime Writer Started Solving Murders de Billy Jensen
2020
Me: Elton John Official Autobiography de Elton John
2020
After the People Lights Have Gone Off de Stephen Graham Jones
2020
El Sopar de Herman Koch
2020
Spin the Dawn de Elizabeth Lim
2020
Dear Edward de Ann Napolitano
2020
There There de Tommy Orange
2020
The Dutch House de Ann Patchett
2020
Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men de Caroline Criado Perez
2020
All American Boys de Jason Reynolds
2020
The Woman's Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote de Elaine F. Weiss
2020
The Nickel Boys de Colson Whitehead
2020
The Autobiography of Malcolm X de Malcolm X
2020
The Bird and the Blade de Megan Bannen
2019
Welcome Home: A Memoir with Selected Photographs and Letters de Lucia Berlin
2019
Those People de Louise Candlish
2019
In the Distance de Hernan Diaz
2019
Quiet, Please: Dispatches from a Public Librarian de Scott Douglas
2019
Sabrina de Nick Drnaso
2019
The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History de Robert M. Edsel
2019
Every Note Played de Lisa Genova
2019
Feast Your Eyes de Myla Goldberg
2019
Homegoing de Yaa Gyasi
2019
An Anonymous Girl de Greer Hendricks
2019
In Extremis: The Life and Death of the War Correspondent Marie Colvin de Lindsey Hilsum
2019
What to Do When I'm Gone: A Mother's Wisdom to Her Daughter de Suzy Hopkins
2019
My Life, My Love, My Legacy de Coretta Scott King
2019
Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother's Will to Survive de Stephanie Land
2019
Horizon de Barry Lopez
2019
Convenience Store Woman de Sayaka Murata
2019
The Year of the Hare de Arto Paasilinna
2019
La Tendresa dels llops de Stef Penney
2019
Sorcery of Thorns de Margaret Rogerson
2019
JELL-O Girls: A Family History de Allie Rowbottom
2019
Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore de Elizabeth Rush
2019
The Art of Hearing Heartbeats de Jan-Philipp Sendker
2019
Ghachar Ghochar de Vivek Shanbhag
2019
El monjo que es va vendre el Ferrari de Robin Sharma
2019
Flights de Olga Tokarczuk
2019
Desert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness de Edward Abbey
2018
13 Ways of Looking at a Fat Girl de Mona Awad
2018
First in Line: Presidents, Vice Presidents, and the Pursuit of Power de Kate Andersen Brower
2018
Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup de John Carreyrou
2018
America Is Not the Heart de Elaine Castillo
2018
The Bookshop on the Corner: A Novel de Jenny Colgan
2018
100 Amazing Facts About the Negro de Henry Louis Jr Gates
2018
The Word Exchange de Alena Graedon
2018
The Great Risk Shift: The New Economic Insecurity and the Decline of the American Dream de Jacob S. Hacker
2018
Allegedly de Tiffany D. Jackson
2018
When Breath Becomes Air de Paul Kalanithi
2018
The Boy Who Loved Too Much: A True Story of Pathological Friendliness de Jennifer Latson
2018
Roughneck de Jeff Lemire
2018
I'll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman's Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer de Michelle McNamara
2018
Kill All Normies: Online Culture Wars From 4Chan And Tumblr To Trump And The Alt-Right de Angela Nagle
2018
Warlight de Michael Ondaatje
2018
The Italian Teacher de Tom Rachman
2018
The Common Good de Robert B. Reich
2018
Congratulations, by the way: Some Thoughts on Kindness de George Saunders
2018
Sachiko: A Nagasaki Bomb Survivor's Story de Caren Stelson
2018
Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption de Bryan Stevenson
2018
Muse of Nightmares de Laini Taylor
2018
Strange the Dreamer de Laini Taylor
2018
The Age of Cryptocurrency: How Bitcoin and Digital Money Are Challenging the Global Economic Order de Paul Vigna
2018
Cherry de Nico Walker
2018
Fifty-Nine in '84 : Old Hoss Radbourn, Barehanded Baseball, and the Greatest Season a Pitcher Ever Had de Edward Achorn
2017
The Other Einstein de Marie Benedict
2017
First Women: The Grace and Power of America's Modern First Ladies de Kate Andersen Brower
2017
The Best We Could Do: An Illustrated Memoir de Thi Bui
2017
Can't We Talk about Something More Pleasant? A Memoir de Roz Chast
2017
The Giving Quilt de Jennifer Chiaverini
2017
The Sports Gene: Inside the Science of Extraordinary Athletic Performance de David Epstein
2017
The Way of the Runner: A Journey into the Fabled World of Japanese Running de Adharanand Finn
2017
Cent anys de solitud de Gabriel Garcia Marquez
2017
Les Aventures del bon soldat Svejk de Jaroslav Hašek
2017
The Library at Mount Char de Scott Hawkins
2017
Mr. Kafka: And Other Tales from the Time of the Cult de Bohumil Hrabal
2017
Never Say Die: The Myth and Marketing of the New Old Age de Susan Jacoby
2017
The Private Life of Mrs Sharma de Ratika Kapur
2017
The Hike: A Novel de Drew Magary
2017
The Red Parts: Autobiography of a Trial de Maggie Nelson
2017
KooKooLand de Gloria Norris
2017
Close Enough to Touch: A Novel de Colleen Oakley
2017
Una qüestió personal de Kenzaburō Ōe
2017
Singing School: Learning to Write (and Read) Poetry by Studying with the Masters de Robert Pinsky
2017
Love Hurts: Buddhist Advice for the Heartbroken de Lodro Rinzler
2017
Lincoln in the Bardo de George Saunders
2017
The Singing Bones de Shaun Tan
2017
Reclaiming Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital Age de Sherry Turkle
2017
Rabbit: The Autobiography of Ms. Pat de Patricia Williams
2017
Symphony for the City of the Dead: Dmitri Shostakovich and the Siege of Leningrad de M. T. Anderson
2016
City of the Lost de Kelley Armstrong
2016
The Water Knife de Paolo Bacigalupi
2016
The Possessed: Adventures with Russian Books and the People Who Read Them de Elif Batuman
2016
How Proust Can Change Your Life de Alain de Botton
2016
Did You Ever Have a Family de Bill Clegg
2016
The Rope Swing: Stories de Jonathan Corcoran
2016
A Wild Swan and Other Tales de Michael Cunningham
2016
Pilgrim at Tinker Creek de Annie Dillard
2016
La meva família i altres animals de Gerald Durrell
2016
Desert City Diva: A noir P.I. mystery set in California (A Rolly Waters Mystery) de Corey Lynn Fayman
2016
Flanagan's Smart Home: The 98 Essentials for Starting Out, Starting Over, Scaling Back de Barbara Flanagan
2016
The Trespasser de Tana French
2016
The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories de Ken Liu
2016
The Boy in His Winter de Norman Lock
2016
H Is for Hawk de Helen Macdonald
2016
Reporting at Wit's End: Tales from the New Yorker de St. Clair McKelway
2016
The Whispering City de Sara Moliner
2016
Ray and Joan: The Man Who Made the McDonald's Fortune and the Woman Who Gave It All Away de Lisa Napoli
2016
Mothers Who Think: Tales Of Real-life Parenthood de Camille Peri
2016
Behave de Andromeda Romano-Lax
2016
Anna and the Swallow Man de Gavriel Savit
2016
One of Us: The Story of Anders Breivik and the Massacre in Norway de Åsne Seierstad
2016
Family Life de Akhil Sharma
2016
La porta de Magda Szabó
2016
Night Life de David C. Taylor
2016
La guitarra blava de John Banville
2015
A Little Lumpen Novelita de Roberto Bolaño
2015
Jillian de Halle Butler
2015
Marshall McLuhan: You Know Nothing of My Work! de Douglas Coupland
2015
Information Doesn't Want to Be Free: Laws for the Internet Age de Cory Doctorow
2015
Hieroglyph: Stories and Visions for a Better Future de Ed Finn
2015
Sister Bernadette's Barking Dog de Kitty Burns Florey
2015
Distrust That Particular Flavor de William Gibson
2015
Live Alone and Like It: The Classic Guide for the Single Woman de Marjorie Hillis
2015
This Is All a Dream We Dreamed: An Oral History of the Grateful Dead de Blair Jackson
2015
The Wizard of Sun City: The Strange True Story of Charles Hatfield, the Rainmaker Who Drowned a City's Dreams de Garry Jenkins
2015
At the Mouth of the River of Bees: Stories de Kij Johnson
2015
The Flamethrowers de Rachel Kushner
2015
The Two Hotel Francforts: A Novel de David Leavitt
2015
Lanterne Rouge: The Last Man in the Tour de France de Max Leonard
2015
Harpo Speaks! de Harpo Marx
2015
L'Última trobada de Sándor Márai
2015
The Illuminations de Andrew O'Hagan
2015
The Crying of Lot 49 de Thomas Pynchon
2015
In the light of what we know de Zia Haider Rahman
2015
The Turquoise Ledge: A Memoir de Leslie Marmon Silko
2015
Soldier of Change: From the Closet to the Forefront of the Gay Rights Movement de Stephen Snyder-Hill
2015
The Illusion of Separateness de Simon Van Booy
2015
Lean on Pete de Willy Vlautin
2015
The Dying Grass de William T. Vollmann
2015
The Unfortunate Decisions of Dahlia Moss de Max Wirestone
2015

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