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Christina's book list
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What should I read next? c@christinacacioppo.com
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TitleAuthorFictionRecommended?
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The Creative Act: A Way of BeingRick RubinNonfictionY
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De Purs HommesMohamed Mbougar SarrFictionY
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*The Transit of VenusShirley HazzardFictionY
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*Goodbye Eastern EuropeJacob MikanowskiNonfictionY
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Short End of the SonnenalleeThomas BrussigFictionY
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The War of the RosesAlison WeirNonfictionNMid 2008-2024
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In the Footsteps of Mr. Kurz (re-read)Michela WrongNonfictionY
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Leading at the Speed of Growth (re-read)Katherine CatlinNonfictionNFiction43%
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*The Lumumba PlotStuart A. ReidNonfictionYRecommended54%
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Les confidences d'Arsene LupinMaurice LeblancFictionY
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Guns, Sails, and EmpiresCaro CipollaNonfictionY2024
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Anansi's GoldYepoka YeeboNonfictionYBooks19
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The Splendid OutcastBeryl MarkhamFictionY Fiction42%
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Balzac and the Little Chinese SeamstressDai SijieFictionY Recommended84%
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In Praise of Commercial CultureTyler CowenNonfictionY
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The Dutch HouseAnn PatchettFictionY2023
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Invitation to a BanquetFuchsia DunlopNonfictionYBooks45
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The Buried (re-read)Peter HesslerNonfictionY Fiction71%
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The Bee StingPaul MurrayFictionN Recommended76%
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The TreesPercival EverettFictionY
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Deadly Quiet CityMurong XuecunNonfictionY2022
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Martin Luther: Renegade and ProphetLyndal RoperNonfictionYBooks46
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So Late in the DayClaire KeeganFictionY Fiction50%
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TrespassesLouise KennedyFictionY Recommended54%
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GOAT: Who is the Greatest Economist of all Time and Why Does it Matter?Tyler CowenNonfictionY
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A Place ApartDervala MurphyNonfictionY2021
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PartitionIvan GibbonsNonfictionYBooks34
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The City & the CityChina MelvilleFictionY Fiction32%
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AugustusJohn WilliamsFictionN Recommended53%
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Going InfiniteMichael LewisNonfictionN
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Make Gentle the Life of this WorldMaxwell Taylor KennedyNonfictionY2020
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LootTania JamesFictionNBooks68
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TrustDomenico Starnone FictionY Fiction65%
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YellowfaceR.F. KuangFictionN Recommended49%
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Romantic ComedyCurtis SittenfeldFictionN
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The House on Via GemitoDomenico Starnone FictionY2019
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*La plus secrète mémoire des hommesMohamed Mbougar SarrFictionYBooks58
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PétronilleAmélie Nothomb
FictionY Fiction53%
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VisitationJenny ErpenbeckFictionN Recommended55%
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Les DébutantsAnne SerreFictionY
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MaliceKeigo HigashinoFictionN2018
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KairosJenny ErpenbeckFictionYBooks56
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The Happy CoupleNaoise DolanFictionN Fiction52%
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Never Let Me GoKazuo IshiguroFictionY Recommended61%
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A Midsummer Night's DreamWilliam ShakespeareFictionY
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The Remains of the Day (reread)Kazuo IshiguroFictionY2017
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Breakfast of ChampionsKurt VonnegutFictionYBooks90
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Seeing like a StateJames C. ScottNonfictionY Fiction49%
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*Klara and the SunKazuo IshiguroFictionY Recommended58%
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ScatterlingsResoketswe ManenzheFictionN
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Desperately Seeking Shah RukhShrayana BhattaacharyaNonfictionY2016
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Pineapple StreetJenny JacksonFictionYBooks61
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BluetsMaggie NelsonFictionY Fiction34%
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Scaling PeopleClaire Hughes JohnsonNonfictionY Recommended39%
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The Outsiders (re-read)William N. ThorndikeNonfictionY
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ShantaramGregory David RobertFictionN2015
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The Hungry TideAmitav GhoshFictionYBooks71
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Burnt SugarAvni DoshiFictionN Fiction32%
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A BurningMegha MajumdarFictionY Recommended55%
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BabelRF KuangFictionY
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7 Rules of PowerJeffrey PfeifferNonfictionY2014
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DeluxeDana ThomasNonfictionYBooks35
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FreedomJonathan FranzenFictionY Fiction9%
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Netherland (re-read)Joseph O’NeillFictionY Recommended43%
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The Third Man and the Fallen IdolGraham GreeneFictionN
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Brideshead RevisitedEvelyn WaughFictionN2013
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Digital HesitationThomas Lah, J.B. WoodNonfictionNBooks57
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L'arab du Future 5Riad SattoufFictionY Fiction23%
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Seven SteeplesSara BaumeFictionN Recommended58%
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FosterClaire KeeganFictionY
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The Leader AssistantJeremy BurrowsNonfictionN2012
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KibongoScholastique MukasongaFictionYBooks73
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The ChancellorKati MartonNonfictionN Fiction32%
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Vanderbilt: The Rise and Fall of an American DynastyAnderson Cooper, Katherine HoweNonfictionN Recommended48%
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TrickDomenico Starnone FictionY
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Tomorrow and Tomorrow and TomorrowGabrielle ZevinFictionY2011
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Cannery RowJohn SteinbeckFictionYBooks34
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Kitchen ConfidentialAnthony BourdainNonfictionY Fiction53%
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The EmigrantsWG SeboldFictionN Recommended65%
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*Small Things Like TheseClaire KeeganFictionY
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Brave New World (re-read)Aldus HuxleyFictionY2010
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DTVMichael MoritzNonfictionYBooks38
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The Power LawSebastian MallabyNonfictionY Fiction32%
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Cover StorySusan RigettiFictionY Recommended32%
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AnnaAmy OdellNonfictionN
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Freezing OrderBill BrowderNonfictionN2009
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The AnomalyHervé Le TellierFictionYBooks31
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StonerJohn WilliamsFictionY Fiction55%
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The War for GloriaAtticus LishFictionY Recommended48%
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90 minutes in EntebbeWilliam StevensonNonfictionN
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*The NetanyahusJoshua CohenFictionY
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The Discomfort of EveningMarieke Lucas Rijneveld FictionN
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Sea of TranquilityEmily St. John MandelFictionY
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Either/OrElif BatumanFictionN
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The Diana ChroniclesTina BrownNonfictionN
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The Palace PapersTina BrownNonfictionN
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Winter is ComingGarry KasparovNonfictionN