2015 Reading List Update

In which I check off a few more, and get distracted by Harry Potter and Wendell Berry.

Completely random list this year, except that I’m reading a lot about beauty. I expect to read more, but am really hoping to finish the list this year. Finished. Reading now.

DEVOTIONAL/DISCIPLESHIP, ETC.

A Long Obedience (Peterson)

The Good and Beautiful Life (Smith)

Living the Sabbath (finish, Wirzba)

Questions for Ecclesiastes (Jarman)

Everywhere Present (Freeman)

EDUCATION

Philology (Turner)

Education for Human Flourishing (Loomis)

HISTORY/BIOGRAPHY

A Distant Mirror (Tuchman)

Until the Last Trumpet Sounds (Smith)

Bonhoeffer (Metaxas)

PHILOSOPHY/THEOLOGY (esp. on Beauty)

Beauty of the Infinite (Hart; yes, again)

Beauty Will Save the World (Wolfe)

The Relevance of the Beautiful (Gadamer)

On Beauty and Being Just (Scarry)

Beauty: A Very Short Introduction (Scruton)

Awakening Wonder: A Classical Guide to Truth, Goodness, and Beauty (Turley)

On the Good Life (Cicero)

The World Outside Your Head (Crawford)

POETRY/FICTION/LITERARY STUDIES

How Dante Can Save Your Life (Dreher)

The Nightingale (Hannah)

The Fifth Heart (Simmons)

If On A Winter’s Night a Traveler (Calvino)

Silence (Endo)

Complete Poetry of George Herbert (Herbert)

Descent into Hell (Williams)

MISCELLANEOUS

Antifragile (Taleb)

EXTRAS

The Fellowship (Zaleski & Zaleski)

The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society (Shaffer/Barrows)

When Athens Met Jerusalem (Reynolds)

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Delights and Shadows (Ted Kooser)

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

Jayber Crow (Wendell Berry)

Sacred Rhythms (Ruth Haley Barton)

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