Collin's Favorite Books


The Gene:
An Intimate History
William Finnegan
Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life
Michael Pollan
How to Change Your Mind
Yuval Noah Harari
21 Lessons for the 21st Century
Matthew Desmond
Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City
Michael Chabon
The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay
Legs Mcneil and
Gillian McCain

Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral History of Punk
David Foster Wallace
The Pale King
Erik Larson
In the Garden of Beasts
Douglas Preston
The Lost City of the Monkey God
Susan Orlean
The Library Book
Bryan Stevenson
Just Mercy
Richard Rothstein
The Color of Law
Eliza Griswold
Amity & Prosperity
Betty Smith
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
Janette Sadik-Khan & Seth Solomonow
Streetfight: Handbook for an Urban Revolution
Tara Westover
Trevor Noah
Born a Crime
Darrell Huff
How to Lie with Statistics
Michelle Obama
Hampton Sides
Blood and Thunder
Adam Cohen
The Perfect Store
Patti Smith
Just Kids
Elisabeth Rosenthal
An American Sickness
Kirstin Valdez Quade
A Night at the Fiestas
Michael Kranish
The World's Fastest Man
Suzanne Collins
The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes
Eric Foner
Reconstruction, 1863 - 1877
Rudolfo Anaya
Bless Me, Ultima
Laura Ballance , John
Cook , Mac McCaughan

Our Noise:
The Story of Merge Records
Patrick Radden Keefe
Empire of Pain: The Secret History of the Sackler Dynasty
Frank McCourt
Angela's Ashes
Ned Sublette
The World that Made New Orleans
Colson Whitehead
The Underground Railroad
Chrisopher Knowlton
Bubble in the Sun
Merlin Sheldrake
Entangled Life
Jack Weatherford
Indian Givers
Susanna Clarke
Jia Tolentino
Trick Mirror: Reflections on Self-Delusion
Mirin Fader
Giannis: The Improbable Rise of an NBA MVP
Hugh Thomas
Sarah M. Broom
The Yellow House
Dave Eggers
The Monk of Mokha
S.C. Gwynne
Empire of the Summer Moon
Meg Wolitzer
The Interestings
Benjamin Lorr
The Secret Life of Groceries
Zadie Smith
White Teeth
Amy Goldstein
Janesville: An American Story
Jody Rosen
Two Sheels Good
Elizabeth Kolbert
The Sixth Extinction
Michael Azerrad
Our Band Could Be Your Life
John M. Barry
Rising Tide
Jay McInerney
Bright Lights, Big City
Joan Didion
The Year of Magical Thinking
Pamela Druckerman
Bringing Up Bébé
Victor Luckerson
Built from the Fire
Anna Wiener
Uncanny Valley
Jennifer Egan
Candy House
Emily Oster
Expecting Better
Karl Ove Knausgaard
The Morning Star
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