What I Read in 2016

I don’t know if anyone besides myself is interested in this information, but I’ve been keeping a record of my reading. Here it is!

  1. The Book of Mormon
  2. The Ensign each month
  3. Teachings of the Presidents of the Church: Howard W. Hunter
  4. Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen
  5. Fifty Famous Stories Retold by James Baldwin
  6. A Man For All Seasons by Robert Bolt [I led a discussion on this one]
  7. Alignment Matters by Katy Bowman, M.S.
  8. Every Woman’s Guide to Foot Pain Relief by Katy Bowman, M.S.
  9. Move Your DNA by Katy Bowman, M.S. [read this twice!]
  10. The Plan of Salvation: Understanding Our Divine Origin and Destiny by Matthew B. Brown
  11. The Holy War by John Bunyan
  12. Pilgrim’s Progress by John Bunyan (both parts)
  13. Odd and the Frost Giants by Neil Gaiman
  14. Consider This: Charlotte Mason and the Classical Tradition by Karen Glass
  15. Different Learners by Jane M. Healy, Ph.D.
  16. Endangered Minds by Jane M. Healy, Ph.D.
  17. Failure to Connect by Jane M. Healy, Ph.D.
  18. The MELT Method by Sue Hitzmann
  19. Kim by Rudyard Kipling
  20. The Blue Fairy Book by Andrew Lang
  21. The Homegrown Preschooler by Kathy H. Lee and Lesli Richards
  22. A Charlotte Mason Education, Volume 2 by Catherine Levison
  23. Last Child in the Woods by Richard Louv
  24. For the Children’s Sake by Susan Schaeffer Macaulay
  25. I Promessi Sposi by Alessandro Manzoni
  26. Home Education: Training and Educating Children Under Nine by Charlotte Mason
  27. The Battle of Kosovo translated from the Serbian by John Matthias and Vladeta Vučković
  28. The Roll Model by Jill Miller
  29. Paradise Lost by John Milton
  30. Utopia by Thomas More
  31. Christopher Columbus: Mariner by Samuel Eliot Morison
  32. Sir Thomas More by Anthony Monday, Henry Chettle, and William Shakespeare
  33. Life of More by William Roper
  34. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by J. K. Rowling, John Tiffany & Jack Thorne
  35. Alcatraz vs. the Evil Librarians: The Dark Talent by Brandon Sanderson
  36. Bands of Mourning by Brandon Sanderson
  37. Calamity by Brandon Sanderson
  38. Mistborn: Secret History by Brandon Sanderson
  39. Shadows of Self by Brandon Sanderson
  40. King John by William Shakespeare
  41. Hamlet by William Shakespeare
  42. Henry IV, Part 1 by William Shakespeare
  43. Henry IV, Part 2 by William Shakespeare
  44. Henry V by William Shakespeare [I led a book discussion on this one!]
  45. Henry VI, Part 1 by William Shakespeare
  46. Henry VI, Part 2 by William Shakespeare
  47. Henry VI, Part 3 by William Shakespeare
  48. Macbeth by William Shakespeare
  49. Merry Wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare
  50. Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare
  51. Richard II by William Shakespeare
  52. The Winter’s Tale by William Shakespeare
  53. Heidi by Johanna Spyri [read aloud with Jadzia]
  54. Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
  55. Start Here: A Journey through Charlotte Mason’s 20 Principles by Brandy Vencel [I led a forum study with this one!]
  56. Educating Zion edited by John W. Welch and Don E. Norton
  57. The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde
  58. Squanto by Feenie Ziner

I also am in the process of reading the following:

  • The Birth of Britain (A History of the English-Speaking Peoples, volume 1) by Sir Winston Churchill–62% complete
  • The New World (A History of the English-Speaking Peoples, volume 2) by Sir Winston Churchill–87% complete
  • The Handbook of Nature Study by Anna Botsford Comstock–4% complete… Yeah, this will take a decade. I’m only doing two pages a week and it’s massive.
  • Euclid’s The Elements, Book [I’m coleading a discussion of this one!]–50% complete
  • Norms & Nobility: A Treatise on Education by David V. Hicks–11% complete
  • The Tanakh translated by the Jewish Publication Society–65% complete… Hey, maybe Rocketman and I will finally finish this in 2017?
  • Westward Ho! by Charles Kingsley–63% complete

And now to start my reading list for 2017!