Here’s what I’ve been reading this year along with a list of plays I’ve watched. You can find previous years’ lists here.


  1. Northern Lights by Philip Pullman
  2. All Systems Red by Martha Wells
  3. The Wife by Meg Wolitzer
  4. Things That Are by Amy Leach
  5. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J. K. Rowling
  6. Weep, Shudder, Die: A Guide to Loving Opera by Robert Levine
  7. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J. K. Rowling
  8. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J. K. Rowling
  9. The Forgotten Founding Father: Noah Webster’s Obsession and the Creation of an American Culture by Joshua Kendall
  10. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J. K. Rowling
  11. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J. K. Rowling
  12. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J. K. Rowling
  13. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J. K. Rowling
  14. Les Confessions by Jean-Jacques Rousseau
  15. Split Infinity by Piers Anthony
  16. The Ancient Near East by Amanda H Podany
  17. Dawn by Octavia Butler
  18. Adulthood Rites by Octavia Butler


  1. Corialon by Shakespeare, translated by Michel Garneau (Robert Lepage, TNM) *
  2. Art by Yasmina Reza (Marie-France Lambert, Théâtre Rideau Vert) *
  3. Britaniccus by Jean Racine (Florent Siaud, TNM) *