Check out my 2016 Book Superlatives for my favorite reads of 2016.

Make sure to check out my 2015 books read and my 2014 books read.

What I've Been Reading Posts:
January & February 2016
March, April, & May 2016

Books Read in 2016:

Updated December 2016, in order read
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  1. The Enduring Community by Brian Habig and Les Newsom
  2. When Helping Hurts by Steve Corbett
  3. Searching for Sunday by Rachel Held Evans
  4. Accidental Saints by Nadia Bolz-Weber
  5. Learning to Walk in the Dark by Barbara Brown Taylor
  6. Fervent by Priscilla Shirer
  7. Strong and Kind by Korie Robertson
  8. An Unhurried Life by Alan Fadling
  9. Live Original by Sadie Robertson
  10. Wisdom Distilled from the Daily by Joan Chittister
  11. Roots & Sky by Christie Purifoy
  12. In the Name of Jesus by Henry Nouwen
  13. Take This Bread by Sara Miles
  14. Curious Faith by Logan Wolfram
  15. Girl Meets Change by Kristen Strong
  16. Just Show Up by Kara Tippetts
  17. Looking for Lovely by Annie Downs
  18. I Want It All by Gwen Smith
  19. Hope Heals by Katherine and Jay Wolf
  20. Wild and Free by Hayley Morgan and Jess Connolly
  21. Anything by Jennie Allen
  22. Giddy Up, Eunice by Sophie Hudson
  23. The Happiness Dare by Jennifer Dukes Lee
  24. Hoodwinked by Karen Ehman
  25. Guarded by Christ by Heather Holleman
  26. Uninvited by Lysa Terkeurst
  27. How to be Here by Rob Bell
  28. She Reads Truth by Raechel Myers and Amanda Bible Williams
  29. The Broken Way by Ann Voskamp
  30. Hidden Christmas by Tim Keller
  31. Come, Lord Jesus by Kris Camealy
  32. Present Over Perfect by Shauna Niequist

Non-Fiction - Business/Memoir/Growth:

  1. All Joy and No Fun by Jennifer Senior
  2. #Girlboss by Sophia Amoruso
  3. Frozen in Time by Michael Zuckoff
  4. The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo
  5. Walkable City by Jeff Speck
  6. It Was Me All Along by Andie Mitchell
  7. H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald
  8. My Year with Eleanor by Noelle Hancock
  9. Delivering Happiness by Tony Hsieh
  10. Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
  11. When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi
  12. So You've Been Publicly Shamed by Jon Ronson
  13. Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson
  14. I Said Yes by Emily Maynard Johnson
  15. A Mother's Reckoning by Sue Klebold
  16. Never Broken by Jewel
  17. Crucial Conversations by Patterson, Grenny, McMillian, and Switzlier
  18. Furiously Happy by Jenny Lawson
  19. George Washington's Secret Six by Brian Kilmeade
  20. #AskGaryVee by Gary Vaynerchuk
  21. Moonwalking with Einstein by Joshua Foer
  22. Lab Girl by Hope Jahren
  23. Love That Boy by Ron Fournier
  24. Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance
  25. The Magnolia Story by Chip and Joanna Gaines
  26. Originals by Adam Grant
  27. So Good They Can't Ignore You by Cal Newport


  1. See Me by Nicholas Sparks
  2. The Cruelest Month by Louise Penny
  3. Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  4. 2 a.m. at the Cat's Pajamas by Marie-Helene Bertino
  5. A Rule Against Murder by Louise Penny
  6. Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein
  7. Everything Everything by Nicola Yoon
  8. The Good Girl by Mary Kubica
  9. A Clash of Kings by George R. R. Martin
  10. The Son by Phillip Meyer
  11. The Glass Sword by Victoria Aveyard
  12. Peace Like a River by Leif Enger
  13. Life After Life by Kate Atkinson
  14. Circling the Sun by Paula McLain
  15. No One Knows by J.T. Ellison
  16. Flora and Ulysses by Kate DiCamillo and KG Campbell
  17. All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven
  18. Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff
  19. The Serpent King by Jeff Zentner
  20. The Kitchen House by Kathleen Grissom
  21. The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater
  22. The Martian by Andy Weir
  23. Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger
  24. I Let You Go by Clare Mackintosh
  25. The Art of Losing Yourself by Karen Ganshert
  26. Truly Madly Guilty by Liane Moriarty
  27. A Man Called Ove by Fredrick Backman
  28. Dark Matter by Blake Crouch
  29. The Way of Kings by Brandon Sanderson
  30. Before the Fall by Noah Hawley
  31. The Brutal Telling by Louise Penny
  32. Fool Me Once by Harlan Coben
  33. The Precious One by Marisa de los Santos
  34. The Likeness by Tana French
  35. The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
  36. The Undoing of Saint Silvanus by Beth Moore
  37. The Association of Small Bombs by Karan Mahajan
  38. One in a Million Boy by Monica Wood
  39. Serefina and the Black Cloak by Robert Beatty
  40. I Shall Be Near to You by Erin Lindsay McCabe
  41. Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo
  42. The Mothers by Brit Bennett
  43. The Sugar Queen by Sarah Addison Allen
  44. The Confession by Robert Whitlow
  45. The Graceling by Kristin Cashore
  46. The Crossover by Kwame Alexander
  47. My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante
  48. The Midnight Fox by Betsy Byars
  49. Blue Water by A. Manette Ansay
  50. Where All the Light Tends to Go by David Joy
  51. The Bridge by Karen Kingsbury
  52. The Mistletoe Promise by Richard Paul Evans

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