DJ’s Library

These are some of my favorites. They’re probably on my shelf, or on hold at the library to read… again.

Do you have a book you love that you think I should read? Let me know!

Ernest Hemingway’s classic memoir of Paris in the 1920s. Widely celebrated and debated by critics and readers everywhere, the restored…
Ernest Hemingway
After the Quake
Set at the time of the catastrophic 1995 Kobe earthquake, the mesmerizing stories in After the Quake are as haunting…
Haruki Murakami
Dawn
Lilith lyapo awoke from a centuries-long sleep to find herself aboard the vast spaceship of the Oankali. Creatures covered in…
Octavia E. Butler
Firestarter
Andy and Vicky McGee’s eight-year-old daughter, Charlie, has the ability to set things on fire and a secret government agency…
Stephen King
First Person Singular
NATIONAL BEST SELLER • A mind-bending new collection of short stories from the internationally acclaimed, best-selling author. • “Some novelists…
Haruki Murakami
Interview with the Vampire
A vampire recounts his tragic two-century life, marked by an endless thirst for human blood
Anne Rice
Nevada
One of Vogue’s Best Books of 2022 So Far, Buzzfeed’s Summer Books You Won’t Be Able To Put Down, Book…
Imogen Binnie
Parable of the Talents
“Enthralling…compelling and truly original.” – Denver Post Lauren Olamina’s love is divided among her young daughter, her community, and the…
Octavia E. Butler
Ready Player One
It’s the year 2044, and the real world has become an ugly place. We’re out of oil. We’ve wrecked the…
Ernest Cline
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest
While recovering in the hospital, Lisbeth Salander enlists the aid of journalist Mikael Blomkvist to prove her innocent of three…
Stieg Larsson
#1 NATIONAL BESTSELLER • The thrilling first book in the Girl with the Dragon Tattoo series featuring Lisbeth Salander: “Combine the chilly…
Stieg Larsson
The Sun Also Rises is Hemingway’s first novel, published in 1926. This novel today is considered an exemplar of experimental…
Ernest Hemingway
The Vampire Lestat
Lestat has risen from his long sleep as a modern day rock star, and makes public his story of boyhood…
Anne Rice
This Is How It Always Is
The Reese Witherspoon x Hello Sunshine Book Club Pick “Every once in a while, I read a book that opens…
Laurie Frankel