Reading List

When I was younger, I used to devour books.  It was rare to find me “between books.”  Sometime around college, my pleasure reading dropped off sharply.  I’m really looking forward to Peace Corps as an opportunity to make time to enjoy reading again.

Current: Difficult Women by Roxane Gay


  • HIV in South Africa by Corinne Squire
  • Poverty and Policy in Post-Apartheid South Africa ed. Ravi Kanbur and Haroon Bhorat
  • The Moral Economy of AIDS in South Africa by Nicoli Nattrass
  • The Wind-Up Bird Chronicles by Haruki Murakami
  • Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl by Carrie Brownstein
  • A Series of Unfortunate Events by Lemony Snicket (whole series)
  • Born a Crime by Trevor Noah
  • The Magicians trilogy by Lev Grossman