My Reading


In progress

  • The Drama of Scripture by Craig Bartholomew and Michael W. Goheen
  • Prayer by Timothy Keller
  • 1, 2 Samuel: An Exegetical and Theological Exposition of Holy Scripture by Robert Bergen
  • 1 and 2 Samuel (Tyndale Old Testament Commentaries) by Joyce G. Baldwin
  • Leading with Love by Alexander Strauch
  • Critics, Monsters, Fanatics, & Other Literary Essays by Cynthia Ozick


  • The Boy Who Loved Rain by Gerard Kelly
  • The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
  • Why Read Moby-Dick? by Nathaniel Philbrick
  • Moby Dick by Herman Melville
  • The Tech-Wise Family by Andy Crouch
  • The Mystery of Providence by John Flavel
  • Critics, Monsters, Fanatics, & Other Literary Essays by Cynthia Ozick
  • Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling
  • Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling
  • The History and Uncertain Future of Handwriting by Anne Trubek
  • The Reason for God by Timothy Keller
  • Fences by August Wilson


  • The Warden and the Wolf King by Andrew Peterson (read aloud with kids)
  • Gem of the Ocean by August Wilson
  • The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • Preaching Christ in All of Scripture by Edmund P. Clowney
  • Saving Eutychus by Gary Millar and Phil Campbell
  • A Week in the Life of a Roman Centurion by Gary Burge
  • Silence by Shusaku Endo
  • The Screwtape Letters by C.S. Lewis
  • The Black Cauldron by Lloyd Alexander
  • A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
  • What Is Biblical Theology? by James Hamilton, Jr.
  • The Road by Cormac McCarthy
  • Backpacker Trailside Navigation by Molly Absolon
  • Robert E. Lee by Roy Blount, Jr.
  • Spurgeon: A Biography by: Arnold Dallimore
  • 9 Dragons by Michael Connelly (audio book)
  • The Ultimate Hiker’s Gear Guide by Andrew Skurka
  • Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan
  • How to Be Black by Baratunde Thurston
  • Death Comes for the Deconstructionist by Daniel Taylor
  • The Masters of Atlantis by Charles Portis
  • Escape Velocity: A Charles Portis Miscellany by Charles Portis
  • In the Courtyard of the Kabbalist by Ruchama King Feuerman
  • A Short Life of Jonathan Edwards by George M. Marsden
  • Paul’s Letter to the Philippians by Gordon Fee
  • Philippians by Moises Silva
  • The End of Average by Todd Rose
  • Onward by Russell Moore
  • Because of Winn Dixie by Kate DiCamillo (audio book, with kids)
  • God’s Bestseller by Brian Moynahan
  • The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain


  • Knowledge and Christian Belief by Alvin Plantinga
  • Circus Mirandus by Cassie Beasley
  • The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • The Speechwriter by Barton Swaim
  • Boys of Blur by N.D. Wilson
  • Between the World and Me by Ta-Nahisi Coates
  • The Last Battle by C.S. Lewis (read aloud to kids)
  • Washed and Waiting by Wesley Hill
  • The Wright Brothers by David McCullough
  • The Strange Career of Jim Crow by C. Vann Woodward (DNF)
  • Culture Shift by R. Albert Mohler
  • Eat with Joy by Rachel Marie Stone
  • Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee
  • Little Red Guard by Wenguang Huang (audiobook)
  • Blood Meridian by Cormac McCarthy
  • The Bully Pulpit by Doris Kearns Goodwin (audiobook)
  • What Does the Bible Really Teach about Homosexuality? by Kevin DeYoung
  • Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis
  • The Princess Bride by William Goldman (read aloud with kids)
  • The Dog of the South by Charles Portis
  • True Grit by Charles Portis
  • The World’s Largest Man by Harrison Scott Key
  • The Glass Cage by Nicholas Carr
  • The Magician’s Nephew by C.S. Lewis (read aloud with kids)
  • 1984 by George Orwell
  • The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • How (Not) to Be Secular by James K.A. Smith
  • The Odyssey by Homer (Robert Fagles, translator)
  • The Horse and His Boy by C.S. Lewis (read aloud with kids)
  • Luke by Philip Graham Ryken
  • The Book of Three by Lloyd Alexander
  • Think: The Life of the Mind and the Love of God by John Piper
  • The Princess and Curdie by George MacDonald (read aloud with kids)
  • Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson
  • A Neglected Grace by Jason Helopoulos
  • Luke by Leon Morris
  • Exploring Reality by John Polkinghorne
  • Crazy Busy by Kevin DeYoung
  • The Hospitality Commands by Alexander Strauch
  • The Christmas Plains by Joseph Bottum


  • Empire of Bones by N.D. Wilson
  • The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams
  • Pro Cycling on $10 a Day by Phil Gaimon
  • Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin (read aloud with kids)
  • The Silver Chair by C.S. Lewis (read aloud with kids)
  • The Road by Cormac McCarthy
  • True Grit by Charles Portis
  • Norwood by Charles Portis
  • Glitter Bomb by Aaron Belz
  • No Country for Old Men by Cormac McCarthy
  • Wayfaring by Alan Jacobs
  • The Princess and the Goblin by George MacDonald (read aloud with kids)
  • The Locust Effect by Gary Haugen
  • The Black Box by Michael Connelly
  • Wise Blood by Flannery O’Connor
  • The Open Hearted Way to Open Adoption by Lori Holden
  • The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • The Way Through Doors by Jesse Ball
  • The Voyage of the Dawn Treader by C.S. Lewis (read aloud with kids)
  • Lord of the Flies by William Golding
  • Freedom from Fear by David M. Kennedy
  • The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
  • Farmer Boy by Laura Ingalls Wilder (read aloud with kids)