I'm reading 52+ books in 2021. Here's where I was on 31 May:

FICTION

  1. Mr. Fox, Helen Oyeyemi

  2. The Vanishing Half, Brit Benning

  3. The Mothers, Brit Benning

  4. Station Eleven, Emily St. John Mandel

  5. Homesick for Another World, Ottessa Moshfegh

  6. Kim Jiyoung, Born 1982, Cho Nam-Joo

  7. Severance, Ling Ma

  8. The Mars Room, Rachel Kushner

  9. salt slow, Julia Armfield

  10. Black Light, Kimberly King Parsons

  11. White Tears, Hari Kunzru

  12. Hot Milk, Deborah Levy

  13. The Other Americans, Laila Lalami

  14. Memories of the Future, Siri Hustvedt

  15. Like a Mule Bringing Ice Cream to the Sun, Sarah Ladipo Manyika

  16. The Old Drift, Namwali Serpell

  17. Detransition, Baby, Torrey Peters

  18. Revenge, Yōko Ogawa

  19. Interior Chinatown, Charles Yu

  20. Transcendent Kingdom, Yaa Gyasi

  21. The Glass Hotel, Emily St. John Mandel

  22. Great House, Nicole Krauss

  23. Outline, Rachel Cusk

  24. My Year of Meats, Ruth Ozeki (re-read)

  25. The Discomfort of Evening, Marieke Lucas Rijneveld

  26. Strange Weather in Tokyo, Hiromi Kawakami

  27. Let the Great World Spin, Colum McCann [in progress]

  28. milkman, Anna Burns [in progress]

  29. The Committed, Viet Thanh Nguyen [in progress]

NON-FICTION

  1. Drinking: A Love Story, Caroline Knapp

  2. In the Dream House, Carmen Maria Machado

  3. Uncanny Valley, Anna Wiener

  4. The Power of Moments, Chip & Dan Heath [in progress]

  5. Trick Mirror, Jia Tolentino [in progress]