Books I've Read

Books Read 

2013

Dec
 
The Ocean At the End Of The Lane by Neil Gaiman
The Thousand by Kevin Guilfoile
Canada by Richard Ford
The Invention of Air by Steven Johnson
Lost Cat: A True Story of Love, Desperation and GPS Technology By Caroline Paul & Wendy MacNaughton

Oct

Lazarus is Dead by Richard Beard
TransAtlantic Colum McCann

Sept

Are you My Mother? Alison Bechdel
Unexploded Alison MacLeod
Vault David Rose

August

Man's Search for Meaning Victor Frankl
Frankenstein's Cat Emily Anthes

June
The State of Me Nasim Marie Jaffrey
The Falling Sky Pippa Goldschmidt
Henry and June Anais Nin
With the Kisses of His Mouth by Monique Roffey
A Little Stranger by Kate Pullinger 

May
The Woman Upstairs by Claire Messud
What Lies Within by Tom Vowler
Cupboard Love by Laura Lockington
Levels of Life by Julian Barnes 

April
The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

March
The Ghost Riders of Ordebec by Fred Vargas
The Frequency of Souls by Mary Kay Zuravleff
When Things Fall Apart by Pema Chodron
How to Live: A Life of Montaigne in One Question and 20 Attempts at an Answer by Sarah Bakewell
Buddha is Dead by Manu Bazzano

February 

Alone in Berlin by Hans Fallada
The Antidote by Oliver Burkeman
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking by Susan Cain
The Fast Diet by Dr Michael Mosley

 
January

Pure by Andrew Miller
Bio Punk: Stories from the Far Side of Research, edited by Ra Page
Forty Stories by Donald Barthelme
To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf 

2012

A Lady Cyclist's Guide to Kashgar by Suzanne Joinson

June

Visitation by Jenny Erpenbeck
The Murder of Halland by Pia Jull
Bring Up The Bodies by Hilary Mantel

April

The Family Fang by Kevin Wilson
Brazzaville Beach by William Boyd

March

Jubilee by Shelley Harris
Electrified Sheep by Alex Boese

The Viral Storm by Nathan Wolfe
Moonwalking with Einstein by Joshua Foer
The Sealed Letter by Emma Donoghue


February 

Kepler by John Banville
The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake by Aimee Bender
This Cake is For the Party by Sarah Selecky

 
January

The Grand Complication by Allen Kurzweil 
The Newton Letter by John Banville
Beyond Black by Hilary Mantel
Best Australian Short Stories: A Ten Year Collection by various authors
Giving Up the Ghost by Hilary Mantel
The Woodcutter by Reginald Hill

2011

January
Neuromancer by William Gibson
The Secret Cure
by Sue Woolfe
The Talented Mr Ripley by Patricia Highsmith
Legend of a Suicide by David Vann
Lowboy by John Wray
Of Mutability by Jo Shapcott


February
The Start of the End of it All by Carol Emshwiller
Motherless Brooklyn by Jonathan Lethem
Heroes and Villains Angela Carter

Zero History by William Gibson
The Observations by Jane Harris
Carmen Dog by Carol Emshwiller


March

C by Tom McCarthy
Disobedience by Naomi Alderman
Experimental Heart by Jennifer Rohn
The Daylight and the Dust: Collected Stories by Janet Frame

The Devil's Music by Jane Rusbridge

April
The Devil's Mask by Christopher Wakling
There is No Other by Jonathan Papernick
The Secret Life of the Grown-up Brain by Barbara Strauch
An Uncertain Place by Fred Vargas
The Heart's Elliptical Orbit by Alyson Sarah Hallett


May 
Gillespie and I by Jane Harris
The White Family by Maggie Gee
Fludd by Hilary Mantel
An Experiment in Love by Hilary Mantel
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
The Russian Interpreter by Michael Frayn


June
Natural Obsessions by Natalie Angier
Vaquita by Edith Pearlman
2009 Pushcart Prize anthology

The Night Watch by Sarah Waters

July
A Better Angel by Chris Adrian
Memory Wall by Anthony Doerr

August
About Grace by Anthony Doerr 
A Town By the Sea by Chris Paling
A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan 
Mr Fox by Helen Oyeyemi


September
State of Wonder by Anne Patchett
Collected Stories by Carol Emshwiller

October
Swimming Home Deborah Levy
Pee on Water by Rachel Glaser


November
Turn of Mind by Alice LaPlante
Paris Metro Tales edited by Helen Constantine

December
Gate of Angels by Penelope Fitzgerald
The Necessity of Certain Behaviors by Shannon Cain
Embassytown by China Mieville
Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel
Merchants of Doubt by Naomi Oreskes, Erik Conway

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