When Are You Reading?

Challenge page at Taking on a World of Words.

Pre-1500

The Book of the City of Ladies, by Christine de Pizan (1405)

1500-1599

1600-1699

The Miniaturist, by Jessie Burton (1686)

1700-1799

The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet, by David Mitchell (1799)

1800-1899

Under the Wide and Starry Sky, by Nancy Horan (1875)
The Return of the Native, by Thomas Hardy

1900-1919

Rush Oh!, by Shirley Barrett (1908)

1920-1939

Rashomon and Seventeen Other Stories, by Ryunosuke Akutagawa (various dates throughout the 1910s and 1920s)

1940-1959

The Sisterhood of Blackberry Corner, by Andrea Smith (1950s)

1960-1979

Under the Udala Trees, by Chinelo Okparanta (1968 onward)

1980-1999

The Housekeeper and the Professor, by Yoko Ogawa (1992)

2000-Present

High School Debut, by Kazune Kawahara (early 2000s)

The Future

Ancillary Justice, by Ann Leckie
Ready Player One, by Ernest Cline (2044)