Author Index A-G

Titles I read with my kids are indicated with a *

Abels, Michael

     Omar (with Rhiannon Giddens)

Acevedo, Elizabeth

     The Poet X*

Achebe, Chinua

     Things Fall Apart

Ackroyd, Peter

     English Music

Adami, Giuseppe

     Turandot (with Giacomo Puccini and Renato Simoni)

Adams, Douglas

     The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy*

     Last Chance to See (with Mark Carwardine)

     Life, the Universe, and Everything*

     The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul

     The Restaurant at the End of the Universe*

Adams, Henry


Adams, Joseph

     Pre-Shakespearean Drama (Part 1) (as editor)

     Pre-Shakespearean Drama (Part 2) (as editor)

Adams, Mark

     Turn Right at Machu Picchu

Adeyemi, Tomi

     Children of Blood and Bone

Adichie, Chimamanda

    Half of a Yellow Sun

    Purple Hibiscus

    We Should All Be Feminists



     Prometheus Bound

Ahrens, Lynn

     Ragtime* (with Terrence McNally & Stephen Flaherty) (Stars 2017)

     Ragtime* (Utah 2021)

Akhmatova, Anna


Akunin, Boris

     Murder on the Leviathan

     The Turkish Gambit

     The Winter Queen

Aleichem, Sholem

     The Old Country

Alexander, Lloyd

     The Black Cauldron*

     The Book of Three*

Alfaro, Luis


Allende, Isabel

     The Stories of Eva Luna

Alvarez, Julia

     How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents

Amis, Kingsley

     The Folks That Live On The Hill

Amis, Martin

     Heavy Water and Other Stories

Anaya, Rudolfo

     Bless Me, Ultima

Anders, Charlie Jane

     All the Birds in the Sky

Anderson, Carol

     White Rage

Anderson, M. T. 

     The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing, Volume One*

Appiah, Kwame Anthony

     The Honor Code

Applebaum, Anne

     Iron Curtain

Applegate, Katherine

     The One and Only Ivan*


     The Frogs

Arlen, Harold

     The Wizard of Oz* (musical)

Armstrong, Billie Joe

     American Idiot (Musical)*

Arney, Kat

     Herding Hemingway’s Cats

Arnold, Matthew

     Early Poems

     Empedocles on Etna

Aron, Raymond

     The Opium of the Intellectuals

Ashman, Howard

     Little Shop of Horrors* (with Alan Menken)

Atwood, Margaret

     The Handmaid’s Tale

     The Penelopiad

Auden, W. H.

     Letter to Lord Byron

     Paid On Both Sides

     Poems 1927-1932

     Poems 1933-1938

August, John

     Big Fish* (with Andrew Lippa)

Babcock, Barbara

     Woman Lawyer: The Trials of Clara Foltz

Backman, Fredrik

     A Man Called Ove

     My Grandmother Asked Me To Tell You She’s Sorry

Bacon, Francis


Baldwin, James

     Giovanni’s Room

     Go Tell It On The Mountain

     Notes of a Native Son

Baldwin, William

     Beware the Cat

Barbery, Muriel

     The Elegance of the Hedgehog

     Gourmet Rhapsody

Barker, Clive

     The Thief of Always* 

Barks, Coleman

     The Essential Rumi (Part 1) (as interpreter)

Barlow, Patrick 

     The 39 Steps (stage adaptation of John Buchan)

Barnhill, Kelly

     The Girl Who Drank the Moon*

Barnes, Julian

     The Sense of an Ending

Baron, David

     American Eclipse

Barry, Dave

     Peter and the Shadow Thieves* (with Ridley Pearson)

     Peter and the Starcatchers* (with Ridley Pearson)

Battles, Matthew


Batuman, Elif

     The Possessed

Baudelaire, Charles

     Spleen and Ideal

Bauer, Susan Wise

     The Well Educated Mind

Baum, L. Frank

     The Wizard of Oz* (musical)

Beauvoir, Simone de

     The Second Sex (Part 1)

     The Second Sex (Part 2)

Beckett, Samuel

     Waiting for Godot

Beckmann, Petr

     The History of Pi

Behn, Aphra

     The Rover

Beiser, Vince

     The World in a Grain

Bell, Hunter

     [title of show] (with Jeff Bowen)

Bennett, Brit

     The Vanishing Half

Bentley, E. C. 

     Trent’s Last Case*

Bergon, Frank

     Two-Buck Chuck & The Marlboro Man

Bernstein, Hilda

     The World That Was Ours

Berry, Daina Ramey

     The Price for Their Pound of Flesh

Berry, Wendell

     Home Economics (Excerpts)

Bilger, Burkhard

     Noodling for Flatheads

Bishop, Elizabeth

     A Cold Spring

     North and South

Bjornerud, Marcia

     Reading the Rocks

Black, Riley (Brian Switek)

     My Favorite Brontosaurus

Blake, WIlliam

     Songs of Innocence and Experience

Blanning, Tim

     The Pursuit of Glory

Blistein, David

     Opium (with John Halpern)

Bloom, Paul

     How Pleasure Works

Blume, Judy

     Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret*

     Otherwise Known as Sheila the Great*

Bock, Jerry

     She Loves Me* (with Sheldon Harnick & Joe Masteroff)

Boese, Alex

     Elephants on Acid

Boo, Katherine

     Behind the Beautiful Forevers

Booth, James

     Philip Larkin

Borchert, Scott

     Republic of Detours

Bowen, Jeff 

     [title of show] (with Hunter Bell)

Bowles, Paul

     The Sheltering Sky

Bown, Stephen


Bradbury, Ray

     Fahrenheit 451

     Something Wicked This Way Comes

     Zero Hour

Bradley, Alan

     As Chimney Sweepers Come to Dust

     The Dead In Their Vaulted Arches

     The Grave’s a Fine and Private Place

     I am Half-sick of Shadows

     A Red Herring Without Mustard

     Speaking From Among the Bones

     The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie

     Thrice the Brinded Cat Hath Mew’d

     The Weed That Strings the Hangman’s Bag

Bradley, Kimberly

     The War That Saved My Life*

Bradstreet, Anne

     Selected Poems

Brickman, Marshall

     The Addams Family* (with Rick Elice and Andrew Lippa)

Brockman, John

     Science at the Edge (as editor)

Bronte, Anne

     Agnes Grey

Bronte, Charlotte

     Jane Eyre

Brooks, Mel

     Young Frankenstein* (with Thomas Meehan)

Brown, Daniel James

     The Boys In The Boat

Brown, Jason Robert

     The Last Five Years

Browning, Elizabeth Barrett

     Selected Poems

     Sonnets from the Portuguese

Browning, Robert

     Dramatic Lyrics

     Dramatic Romances and Lyrics

     The Pied Piper of Hamelin*

     Pippa Passes

Bryan, David

      Memphis (with Joe DiPietro)

Bryson, Bernarda


Bulgakov, Mikhail

     The Master and Margarita

Burns, Robert


     Selected Poems (Part 1)

Burrillo, R. E.

     Behind the Bears Ears

Burroughs, Edgar Rice

     A Princess of Mars

Butler, Anthea

     White Evangelical Racism

Butler, Joel

     Divine Vintage (with Randall Heskett)

Butler, Octavia


     Parable of the Sower

Callender, Kasen

     Hurricane Child*

Campbell, Joseph

     The Hero With A Thousand Faces

Camus, Albert

     Exile and the Kingdom

     The Fall

Carnarvon, Lady Fiona, Countess of

     Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey

Carre, John le

     Our Kind of Traitor

Carson, Anne

     Antigone* (as translator)

     If Not, Winter - Fragments of Sappho (as translator)

Carson, Rachel

     Under the Sea Wind

Carter, Miranda

     George, Nicholas, and Wilhelm

Castillo, Elaine

     America Is Not The Heart

     How to Read Now

Cathcart, Thomas

     Plato and a Platypus Walk Into a Bar (with Daniel Klein)

Cather, Willa

     Death Comes for the Archbishop

     Great Classic Women’s Fiction*

     My Antonia*

     O Pioneers!

     The Song of the Lark

     Uncollected Stories

Chabon, Michael


Chamberland, Marc

     Single Digits

Chang, Jung

     Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China

Charnin, Martin

     Annie (Musical)* with Thomas Meehan and Charles Strouse

Chaudhuri, Nirad C.

     Thy Hand, Great Anarch

Chekhov, Anton


     Three Sisters*

Chesterton, G. K. 

     The Ballad of St. Barbara

     The Flying Inn



     The Man Who Knew Too Much

     New Poems


     St. Francis of Assisi

Chiang, Ted


Chollet, Mona

     In Defense of Witches

Chopin, Kate

     Great Classic Women’s Fiction*

Churchill, Winston

     The River War

Cisneros, Sandra

     The House On Mango Street

     Woman Without Shame

Clark, Ella E.

     Voices of the Winds: Native American Legends*

Clifton, Lucille

     Two-Headed Woman

Cline, Ernest

     Ready Player One

Cohen, Leonard

     Poems and Songs

Cole, Teju

     Open City

Cole-Adams, Kate


Coleridge, Samuel Taylor

     The Rime of the Ancient Mariner*

Collingham, Lizzie

     The Taste of War

Collins, Wilkie

     The Haunted Hotel

     The Moonstone*

     No Name

Conant, Jennet

     The Irregulars

Conrad, Joseph

     Heart of Darkness

     The Secret Agent

     Under Western Eyes

Cooper, Susan

     Over Sea, Under Stone*

Corson, Trevor

     The Zen of Fish

Coward, Noel

     Blithe Spirit (BCT)

Cowen, Tyler

     An Economist Gets Lunch

Creech, Sharon

     Walk Two Moons*

Crouch, Gregory

     The Bonanza King

Cullen, Countee


Curtis, Christopher Paul

     Bud, Not Buddy*

Dahl, Roald

     Matilda (Musical)* (with Dennis Kelly and Tim Minchin)

     Tales of the Unexpected

Dante (Alighieri)


Dao, Julie

     Forest of a Thousand Lanterns

Davis, Margaret

     The Lost Gutenberg

Dawe, Ted

     Into the River

De Camp, L. Sprague

     Lest Darkness Fall

De Jong, Meindert

     Journey From Peppermint Street*

DeLozier, Kim

     Bear in the Back Seat (with Carolyn Jourdan)

Depestre, Rene

     Hadriana In All My Dreams

De Soto, Ana Caro Mallen

     The Courage to Right a Woman’s Wrongs*

DiCamillo, Kate

     Beverly, Right Here*

     Flora and Ulysses*

     Louisiana’s Way Home*

     The Magician’s Elephant*

     Raymie Nightingale*

     The Tale of Despereaux*

Dick, Philip K.

     The Man In The High Castle

Dickens, Charles

     A Christmas Carol*

     A Christmas Carol (Ed Hopkins stage adaptation)

     The Haunted Man

     Martin Chuzzlewit

Dickens, Monica


Dickinson, Emily

     Poems First Series

     Poems Second Series

     Poems Third Series

Didion, Joan

     The Year of Magical Thinking

Dionne, Karen

     The Marsh King’s Daughter

DiPerna, Alan

     Play it Loud (with Brad Tolinski)

DiPietro, Joe

      Memphis (with David Bryan)

     Nice Work if You Can Get It

Doerr, Anthony

     Cloud Cuckoo Land

Donahoe, Jonny

     Every Brilliant Thing* (with Duncan MacMillan)

Donne, John

     Epigrams and Elegies 

     Songs and Sonnets

Dos Passos, John

     The 42nd Parallel


Doughty, Caitlin

     Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs?

Douglass, Frederick

     Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

Druyan, Ann

     The Demon-Haunted World (with Carl Sagan)


Du Bois, W. E. B.

     The Souls of Black Folk

Dumas, Alexandre (pere)

     The Count of Monte Cristo

Dunbar, Paul Laurence

     I Greet The Dawn (Poems) 

Dunn, Mark

     Ella Minnow Pea

Du Prez, John


Dutton, Danielle

     Margaret the First

Ebb, Fred

     Cabaret (with John Kander & Joe Masteroff)

     Chicago (with John Kander & Bob Fosse)

Eco, Umberto

     Foucault’s Pendulum

Edmonds, Margot

     Voices of the Winds: Native American Legends*

Edwards, Jeff

     100 Year History of the Tule River Mountain Country

Egan, Timothy

     A Fever in the Heartland

Ehrenreich, Barbara

     Nickel and Dimed

Eiseley, Loren

     The Unexpected Universe

Eisenstock, Alan

     Love Thy Neighbor (with Ayaz Virji)

Eliade, Mircea

     The Sacred and the Profane

Elice, Rick

     The Addams Family* (with Marshall Brickman and Andrew Lippa)

Eliot, George

     Daniel Deronda


     Silas Marner

Eliot, T. S.

     Four Quartets

     Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats

Elise, Rick

     Peter and the Starcatcher

Ellison, Ralph

     Invisible Man

El-Mohtar, Amal

     This is How You Lose the Time War (with Max Gladstone)

Elster, Charles Harrington 

     The Big Book of Beastly Mispronunciations 

Emerson, Ralph Waldo

     Essays: First Series


Emezi, Akwaike


Endore, Guy

     The Werewolf of Paris

Enns, Peter

     The Bible Tells Me So

Epstein, David



     In Praise of Folly

Erdrich, Louise


     The Night Watchman

     The Round House

Ernaux, Annie

     A Woman’s Story

Erpenbeck, Jenny


Etheredge, Sir George

     The Man of Mode



Evans, Claire

     Broad Band

Falcones, Ildefonso

     Cathedral of the Sea

FastHorse, Larissa

     The Thanksgiving Play

Faulkner, William

     The Sound and the Fury

Ferber, Edna

     The Royal Family (with George S. Kaufman)

Ferlinghetti, Lawrence

     A Coney Island of the Mind

Fforde, Jasper

     The Eyre Affair

Fierstein, Harvey

     La Cage aux Folles (with Jerry Herman)

Firth, Tim

     Calendar Girls

Fish, Stanley

     How to Write a Sentence

Fisher, Dorothy Canfield

     The Home-Maker

Fisher, Paul

     House of Wits

Fishman, Charles

     The Big Thirst

Fitzgerald, F. Scott

     The Great Gatsby

     Tender is the Night

     This Side of Paradise

Fitzgerald, John

     The Great Brain*

     More Adventures of the Great Brain*

Flaherty, Stephen

     Ragtime* (with Terrence McNally & Lynn Ahrens) (Stars 2017)

     Ragtime* (Utah 2021)

Fletcher, John

     The Two Noble Kinsmen* (with William Shakespeare)

Fofana, Sidik

     Stories from the Tenants Downstairs

Foley, Lucy

     The Guest List

Ford, Ashley

     Somebody’s Daughter

Ford, John

     Tis Pity She’s a Whore

Ford, Kelli Jo

     Crooked Hallelujah 

Forden, Sara Gay

     House of Gucci

Forster, E. M.


Fortey, Richard

     Horseshoe Crabs and Velvet Worms

Fosse, Bob

     Cabaret (with Fred Ebb & John Kander)

Frankfurt, Harry

     On Bullshit

Franzen, Jonathan


     How To Be Alone 

Freeman, Ira M.

     All About Electricity

Freeman, Joshua


Frenkel, Edward

     Love and Math

Friedan, Betty

     The Feminine Mystique

Friedman, Robert L.

     A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder*

Friel, Brian

     Dancing at Lughnasa

Fromkin, David

     A Peace to End All Peace

Frost, Robert

     A Boy’s Will

     Mountain Interval

     New Hampshire

     North of Boston

Fuentes, Agustin

     Race, Monogamy, and Other Lies They Told You

Furth, George

     Merrily We Roll Along (with Stephen Sondheim)

Gaffigan, Jim

     Dad is Fat

Gaiman, Neil


     Fragile Things

     Good Omens (with Terry Pratchett)*

     The Graveyard Book*

     M is for Magic*


     Norse Mythology*

     The Ocean at the End of the Lane

     Odd And The Frost Giants*

Galbraith, John Kenneth

     American Capitalism

Galsworthy, John

     The Man of Property

Garfield, Simon

     Just My Type

     On the Map


Garmus, Bonnie

     Lessons in Chemistry

Gelbart, Larry

     A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum* (with Burt Schevelove & Stephen Sondheim) 

George, Jean Craighead


     Julie of the Wolves*

     My Side of the Mountain*

George, Rose

     Ninety Percent of Everything

Gershwin, George )

     Crazy For You* (with Ira Gershwin and Ken Ludwig

Gershwin, Ira 

     Crazy For You* (with George Gershwin and Ken Ludwig)

Gibran, Kahlil

     The Prophet

     A Tear and a Smile

Giddens, Rhiannon

     Omar (with Michael Abels)

Gidwitz, Adam

     The Inquisitor’s Tale*

Gilbert, W. S. (with Arthur Sullivan)

     The Mikado*
    The Pirates of Penzance*


Gilman, Charlotte Perkins

     Great Classic Women’s Fiction*

Gironella, José María

     The Cypresses Believe in God

Gjelten, Tom

     A Nation of Nations

Gladstone, Max

     This is How You Lose the Time War (with Amal El-Mohtar)

Gladwell, Malcolm



     Talking to Strangers

Gluck, Louise


Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von


Gogol, Nikolai


Gol, Nicolai (with Maria Haltunen)

     The Hermitage Cats

Goldman, James

     The Lion in Winter

Goldoni, Carlo

     The Servant of Two Masters*

Goldsmith, Oliver

     She Stoops to Conquer

Gompertz, Will

     What Are You Looking At?

Goodrum, John

     The Comedy of Terrors* (Utah 2021)

Gordimer, Nadine

     July’s People

Gordin, Michael

     The Pseudoscience Wars

Gordon, Paul

     Emma the Musical* (Utah 2023)

Grahame, Kenneth

     The Wind in the Willows*

Grande, Reyna

     A Dream Called Home

Grann, David

     The Wager

Gray, John (philosopher)

     Feline Philosophy: Cats and the Meaning of Life

Grecian, Philip

     Dracula* (radio play) 

     It’s A Wonderful Life* (radio play)

Greenblatt, Stephen

     The Swerve

Griffin, Jason 

     Ain’t Burned All the Bright (with Jason Reynolds)

Groff, Lauren

     Fates and Furies


Gruber, Steven

     The Little Book of Black Holes (with Frans Pretorius)

Gu Byeong-mo

     The Old Woman With the Knife

Guettel, Adam

     The Light in the Piazza* (musical)

Guin, Ursula Le

     The Dispossessed


     The Lathe of Heaven

     The Left Hand of Darkness

Gunter, Jen (MD)

     The Vagina Bible

Guroff, Margaret

     The Mechanical Horse: How the Bicycle Reshaped American Life

Gyasi, Yaa


     Transcendent Kingdom

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