Punk Rock Parents: Books A-Z for 2013

Books A-Z for 2013

For 2013 Joey has challenged me to read 26 books. Authors from A-Z! Any and all recommendations appreciated!

A- Album, Mitch: "for one more day" 5-4-13

B- Bond, Stephanie: "Almost a Family" 5-20-13

C- Cahalan, Susannah: "Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness"      4-14-13

D- Diaz, Junot: "This is How You Lose Her" 6-7-13

E- Echols, Jennifer: "Gone Too Far" 6-21-13

F- Fitzgerald, F. Scott: "The Great Gatsby" 2-8-13  

    Flynn, Gillian: "Girl Gone" 3-23-13 

G- Gardner, Lisa: "Touch and Go" 2-2-13.  

     George, Alex "A Good American" 2-19-13 

     Green, John "The Fault in Our Stars" 7-16-13

     Grande, Reyena "The Distance Between Us: A Memoir"            8-10-13

H- Hoover, Colleen: "Hopeless" 3-6-13. 

     Hannah, Kristin: "Fly Away" 5-30-13

      Harrison, A.S.A: The Silent Wife" 8-22-13

I- Irion, Trevor: "And So Live Ever" 8-30-13

J- Janowitz, Brenda: "Scot on the Rocks" 9-13-13

K- Kingsolver, Barbara: "The Bean Trees" 5-2-13

      Kerman, Piper: "Orange is the New Black" 8-3-13

L- Lancaster, Jen: "Here I Go Again" 1-19-13. 

    Lawson, Jenny "Let's Pretend This Never Happened"                  2-28- 13

    Lopez, Diana "Ask My Mood Ring" 8-6-13

M- Mohr, Jay: "No Wonder My Parents Drank- Tales from a           stand-up Dad 4-7-13

N- Notaro, Laurie: "Spooky Little Girl" 10-8-13

O- Ouziel, Ohad: "100 Hidden Truths of Parenting" 11-28-13

P- Picoult, Jodi: " The Storyteller" 11-10-13

Q- Quick, Matthew: "Sort of Like a Rock Star" 11-27-13

R- Rowell, Rainbow: "Eleanor & Park" 6-26-13

S- Silverman, Sarah: "Bedwetter" 3-10-13

Spelling, Tori: Spelling it Like It Is" 10-26-13

T - Tarttelin, Abigail: "Golden Boy" 11-21-13

U- Unger, Lisa: "Fragile" 12-16-13

V- Voeller, Sydell: "Unlikely Dad" 10-27-13

W- Wiener, Jennifer: "Little Earthquakes" 10-23-13

X- Ximm, Aaron: " Pat the Zombie Bunny" 12-7-13

Y- Young, William: "The Shack"12-6-13

Z- Zarr, Sara "Sweethearts" 11-30-13

Here I Go Again
Ellen Tebbits
Count on Me: Tales of Sisterhoods and Fierce Friendships
A Second Helping
Ketchup is a Vegetable: And Other Lies Moms Tell Themselves
The Silver Linings Playbook
The End of Your Life Book Club
Bloom: Finding Beauty in the Unexpected--A Memoir
Diary of a Submissive: A Modern True Tale of Sexual Awakening
The Secret Book of Frida Kahlo: A Novel
Have You Seen Marie?
Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead
Let the Great World Spin
A Shore Thing
We the Animals
City of Women
The Care and Handling of Roses with Thorns
Does This Baby Make Me Look Straight?: Confessions of a Gay Dad
Favorite Wife: Escape from Polygamy


  1. Anonymous11:10 AM

    So what was your favorite?

    1. Rowell, Rainbow: "Eleanor & Park"
      Grande, Reyena "The Distance Between Us: A Memoir"
      Irion, Trevor: "And So Live Ever"

      are my top 3!