2019 TBR Challenge

My goal for 2019: read as many books from my bookshelves and Goodreads to-read shelf as possible; these are marked as [TBR] below with the date I first shelved them on Goodreads.

  1. Where the Crawdads Sing [F] [TBR 11-20-18]
  2. Mr. Kiss and Tell [F] [TBR 12-29-18]
  3. Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly [NF] [TBR 11-25-18]
  4. The World Only Spins Forward: The Ascent of Angels in America [NF] [TBR 11-22-17]
  5. What the Dead Leave Behind [F] [TBR 9-16-18]
  6. Confessions of the Fox [F] [TBR 11-25-18]
  7. The Best Bad Things [F] [TBR 12-31-18]
  8. Microsoft Visio 2016 Step by Step [NF]
  9. Principles: Life and Work [NF]
  10. Before We Were Yours [F] [TBR 7-18-18]
  11. Destiny Disrupted: A History of the World Through Islamic Eyes [NF] [TBR 12-29-18]
  12. What Truth Sounds Like: Robert F. Kennedy, James Baldwin, and Our Unfinished Conversation About Race in America [NF] [TBR 12-29-18]
  13. How Women Rise: Break the 12 Habits Holding You Back from Your Next Raise, Promotion, or Job [NF] [TBR 12-29-18]
  14. Tikka Chance on Me [F] [TBR 12-31-18]
  15. Wit’s End: What Wit Is, How It Works, and Why We Need It [NF] [TBR 12-29-18]
  16. The Man Who Walked Backward: An American Dreamer’s Search for Meaning in the Great Depression [NF] [TBR 12-29-18]
  17. Charms and Chocolate Chips [F] [TBR 12-29-18]
  18. Bellevue: Three Centuries of Medicine and Mayhem at America’s Most Storied Hospital [NF] [TBR 1-15-17]
  19. In An Absent Dream [F] [TBR 12-4-18]
  20. The Incomplete Book of Running [NF] [TBR 12-29-18]
  21. Binti [F] [TBR 10-5-17]
  22. The Changeling [F] [TBR 8-21-17]
  23. A Mercy [F] [TBR 12-29-18]
  24. This Stops Today: Eric Garner’s Mother Seeks Justice After Losing Her Son [NF] [TBR 12-29-18]
  25. An Unkindness of Ghosts [F] [TBR 8-25-17]
  26. Act Like It [F] [TBR 11-21-17]
  27. Technically Wrong: Sexist Apps, Biased Algorithms, and Other Threats of Toxic Tech [NF] [TBR 3-26-18]
  28. Modern Database Management [NF]
  29. The Con Job [F] [TBR 11-9-17]
  30. Interactive Programming in Java [NF]
  31. Art Matters [NF]
  32. James Acaster’s Classic Scrapes [NF]
  33. Everfair [F] [TBR 5-22-18]
  34. Them: Why We Hate Each Other – and How to Heal [NF] [TBR 12-29-18]
  35. Extreme Programming Pocket Guide [NF]
  36. Wild Beauty [F] [TBR 5-28-18]
  37. How Long ‘Til Black Future Month? [F] [TBR 10-25-18]
  38. On the Come Up [F]