What I’ve read this year:

Drive by Daniel H. Pink (non-fiction)

Etta and Otto and Russell and James by Emma Hooper   (Canadian)

The Girl On The Train by Paula Hawkins

Before Happiness by Shawn Achor (non-fiction)

Stone Mattress by Margaret Atwood (short stories) (Canadian)

The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith (AKA J.K. Rowling)

I Regret Nothing by Jen Lancaster (humour)

All My Puny Sorrows by Miriam Toews   (Canadian)

Dance, Gladys, Dance by Cassie Stocks (Winner of the 2013 Leacock Award)   (Canadian)

Adult Onset by Ann-Marie MacDonald   (Canadian)

Fearless Creating by Eric Maisel, PH.D. (I read this book continuously, it’s sort of my bible for creative sanity)

By the Book  Edited by Pamela Paul  (Interviews with writers that originally appeared in The New York Times Book Review )

Son of a Certain Woman by Wayne Johnston  (Canadian)

The Storytelling Animal by Jonathan Gottschall (non-fiction)

The Book of Speculation by Erika Swyler

Fit, Fifty and Fired-Up by Nigel Marsh (non-fiction)

Martin John by Anakana Schofield (Canadian, Giller nominee)

Walden By Henry David Thoreau (non-fiction)

The Heart Goes Last by Margaret Atwood (Canadian)

Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert (non-fiction)

The Storytelling Animal by Jonathan Gottschall (non-fiction)

Mother Nature is Trying to Kill You by Dan Riskin,  PhD (non-fiction) (Canadian)

Ru by Kim Thuy (Canadian – winner of 2015 Canada Reads)

The Vinyl Cafe Notebooks by Stuart McLean (Canadian)

The Motivation Manifesto by Brendon Burchard (non-fiction)

A Religion of One’s Own by Thomas Moore (non-fiction)

How Should a Person Be? Sheila Heti (Canadian)

The Art of Stillness by Pico Iyer (non-fiction)

The Morningside World of Stuart McLean by Stuart McLean (Canadian)

Essays of E.B White by E.B. White




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