Summer 2017
The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
Saints for All Occasions by J. Courtney Sullivan
The Light We Lost by Jill Santopolo
The Rules Do Not Apply by Ariel Levy
Night by Elle Wiesel
The Glass Castle by Jeanette Walls
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave by Frederick Douglass
Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
Black Water by Joyce Carol Oates
Stay With Me by Ayobami Adebayo
The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin
Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison
Sex and Rage by Eve Babitz
The Liars’ Club by Mary Karr
Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
The Last Interview by James Baldwin

Fall 2017
All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
The Girls by Emma Cline
Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward
Turtles All the Way Down by John Green
Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga
Swing Time by Zadie Smith
Here Comes the Sun by Nicole Dennis-Benn
Bone by Yrsa Daley-Ward
The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood
A Little History of Philosophy by Nigel Warburton
Sisters by Lily Tuck
The Mothers by Brit Bennett
The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros
The End We Start From by Megan Hunter
O Fallen Angel by Kate Zambreno

Winter 2017/2018
We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue
Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
Maus by Art Spiegelman
The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin
Feel Free by Zadie Smith
The Heart’s Invisible Furies by John Boyne (suggested to Emma Roberts)
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
Eternal Life by Dara Horn
Exit West by Mohsin Hamid
The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran
No Time to Spare by Ursula K. Le Guin
New and Selected Poems by Mary Oliver
Collected Poems by Jack Gilbert
The Life and Death of Sophie Stark by Anne North
Celebration by Maya Angelou
The Sun and her flowers by Rupi Kaur
Sea of Strangers by Lang Leav
Heart Talk by Cleo Wade

Extra books mentioned on her bookshelf tour for Belletrist (April 2018)
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari
The Gift – Poems by Hafiz
Cosmos by Carl Sagan
Sister Outsider by Audre Lorder
The Essential Rumi by Coleman Barks
1984 by George Orwell
Other Minds by Peter Godfrey-Smith
Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
The White Album by Joan Didion
Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway
What It Means When a Man Falls From the Sky by Lesley Nneka Arimah
Giovanni’s Room by James Baldwin
The Pagan Rabbi and Other Stories by Cynthia Ozick
Beloved by Toni Morrison
The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart by Holly Ringland
Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
We Were Eight Years in Power by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Spring 2018
What We Are Doing Here? Essays by Marilynne Robinson
The Ghost Notebooks by Ben Dolnick
Women Who Run with the Wolves by Clarissa Pinkola Estés (suggested to Emma Roberts)
The Fisherman by Chigozie Obioma
Marlena by Julie Buntin
Consider the Lobster by David Foster Wallace
Barracoon by Zora Neale Hurston
Shantaram by Gregory David Roberts

Summer 2018
Book of Longing by Leonard Cohen
Motherhood by Shelia Heti (suggested by Emma Roberts)
A Ladder to the Sky by John Boyne
To Shake the Sleeping Self by Jedidiah Jenkins
They Come in All Colors by Malcolm Hansen
Putney by Sofka Zinovieff
The Soul of an Octopus by Sy Montgomery
There Are More Beautiful Things Than Beyoncé by Morgan Parker
Visible Empire by Hannah Pittard (suggested by Emma Roberts)
Still Life with Woodpecker by Tom Robbins (suggested by Emma Roberts)
Searching for Stars on an Island in Maine by Alan Lightman
Call Me by Your Name by André Aciman
Tell the Wolves I’m Home by Carol Rifka Brunt
Love & Trouble by Claire Dederer
Whatever Happened to Interracial Love? by Kathleen Collins
All About Love by Bell Hooks
The Parting Gift by Evan Fallenberg
Bluets by Maggie Nelson

Nicole’s favourite books of 2018
Well-Read Black Girl by Glory Edim
Heart Talk by Cleo Wade
The Heart’s Invisible Furies by John Boyne
The Soul of an Octopus by Sy Montgomery
A Ladder to the Sky by John Boyne
Women Who Run with the Wolves by Clarissa Pinkola Estés
To Shake the Sleeping Self by Jedidiah Jenkins
Still Life with Woodpecker by Tom Robbins
Shantaram by Gregory David Roberts
The Weary Blues by Langston Hughes
Searching for Stars on an Island in Maine by Alan Lightman
Worm Fiddling Nocturne in the Key of a Broken Heart by Kimberly Lojewski
The Seas by Samantha Hunt
Eternal Life by Dara Horn
Feel Free by Zadie Smith
The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas