Mark Haddon, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (2003) (re-read; read with Bridget)

Tom Angleberger and Cece Bell, Inspector Flytrap (2016) (read with Finn)

Linsay Knight (ed.), Stories for 6 Year Olds (2014) (read with Finn)

Diane Cook, Man v. Nature (2014)

Guillaume Morissette, New Tab (2014) (CDN)

Nevin Martell, Looking for Calvin and Hobbes (2009) (re-read)

Enrique Vila-Matas, The Illogic of Kassel (2014, trans. Anne McLean and Anna Milsom)

Richard Rosenbaum, Raise Some Shell (2014) (CDN) (re-read)


Bill Watterson, The Complete Calvin and Hobbes (2005)

John McPhee, The Crofter and the Laird (1970)

Steven Sherrill, The Minotaur Takes a Cigarette Break (2000)

Vladimir Sorokin, Day of the Oprichnik (2006, trans. Jamey Gambrell)

Victor Pelevin, The Blue Lantern (1994, trans. Andrew Bromfield)

Jim Westergard, Oddballs (2015) (CDN)*


Jennifer Egan, A Visit from the Goon Squad (2010)

Jesse Ruddock, Shot-Blue (2017) (CDN)

Mark Sampson, The Slip (2017) (CDN)

Positive Power: The Story of the Edmonton Oilers (1982) (CDN)

Terry McConnell, J'Lyn Nye, and Peter Pocklington, I'd Trade Him Again (2009) (CDN)*

Chris Eliopoulos, Mr. Puzzle Super Collection (2014) (read with Finn)

Martine Leavitt, Calvin (2015) (CDN)*

Michael Dirda, Caring for Your Books (1990)


Caroline Adderson, I, Bruno (2007) (CDN) (read with Finn)

Caroline Adderson, Jasper John Dooley: Star of the Week (2012) (CDN) (read with Finn)

J. F. Powers, Morte D'Urban (1962)


Stuart Ross, Confessions of a Small Press Racketeer (CDN) (2005)

Jesse Ball, A Cure for Suicide (2015)

Donald Antrim, The Verificationist (2000)

Hidenori Kusaka and Mato, Pokemon Adventures: Volume One (1997) (read with Finn)

Alain de Botton, The News: A User's Manual (2014)

Colson Whitehead, The Intuitionist (1999)

Denis Johnson, Jesus' Son (1992)


Denis Johnson, The Laughing Monsters (2014)

Hidenori Kusaka and Mato, Pokemon Adventures: Volume Two (1997) (read with Finn)

Malcolm Lowry, Under the Volcano (1947)

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2017: 2

2010s: 14

2000s: 9

1990s: 6

1980s: 1

1970s: 1

1960s: 1

1940s: 1