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Currently Reading:
Sea Room by Adam Nicolson

My Bookrays and Bookrings:

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1." target="_blank">The Still Point by Amy Sackville Bookring - now closed
2." target="_blank">V For Vendetta by Alan Moore Bookray - now closed
3." target="_blank">Too Much Happiness by Alice Munro Bookray

Read in 2016

1. And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie
2. Boy, Snow, Bird by Helen Oyeyemi
3. The Gap of Time by Jeanette Winterson
4. SPQR by Mary Beard
5. Vanessa and Her Sister by Priya Parmar
6. The Iliad by Homer
7. The Golden Child by Penelope Fitzgerald
8. The Getaway Car by Ann Patchett
9. Seven Brief Lessons in Physics by Carlo Rovelli
10. Wolf Winter by Cecilia Ekback
11. Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert
12. The Maker of Swans by Paraic O'Donnell
13. We were Liars by E. Lockhart
14. Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie
15. The Uncommon Reader by Alan Bennett
16. Thirteen Problems by Agatha Christie
17. The Martian by Andy Weir
18. Shylock is my Name by Howard Jacobson
19. Emma by Alexander McCall Smith
20. The Children of Hurin by J.R.R. Tolkien
21. The Noise of Time by Julian Barnes
22. Decoding the Heavens by Jo Marchant
23. A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare
24. Answering Back by Carol Anne Duffy
25. The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry
26. Uprooted by Naomi Novik
27. The Reader on the 6.27 by Jean-Paul Didierlaurent
28. The Nearest Thing to Life by James Wood
29. The Past by Tessa Hadley
30. The House on the Strand by Daphne Du Maurier
31. The House at the Edge of the World by Julia Rochester
32. Make Good Art by Neil Gaiman
33. The Improbability of Love by Hannah Rothschild
34. Temeraire by Naomi Novik
35. Public Library by Ali Smith
36. The View from the Cheap Seats by Neil Gaiman
37. Trigger Warning by Neil Gaiman
38. The Many by Wyl Menmuir
39. The Gracekeepers by Kirsty Logan
40. The Republic of Thieves by Scott Lynch
41. Barkskins by Annie Proulx
42. Commonwealth by Ann Patchett
43. Death by Black Hole by Neil deGrasse Tyson
44. In The Month of the Midnight Sun by Cecilia Ekback
45. On Writing by Stephen King
46. Cruachan: The Hollow Mountain by Marian Pallister
47. Sweet Caress by William Boyd

Read in 2015

1. The Strange Library by Haruki Murakami
2. The Collectors by Phillip Pullman
3. The Quick by Lauren Owen
4. Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel
5. The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde
6. All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
7. The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August by Claire North
8. The Art of Hearing Heartbeats by Jan-Philipp Sendker
9. H is for Hawk by Helen MacDonald
10. Tigerman by Nick Harkaway
11. Shakespeare: The Biography Volume 1 by Peter Ackroyd
12. The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller
13. The Mighty Dead by Adam Nicolson
14. Meadowlands by John Lewis-Stempel
15. Bonjour Tristesse by Francoise Sagan
16. A Month in the Country by J.L. Carr
17. The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin
18. History of the Rain by Niall Williams
19. The Watchmaker of Filigree Street by Natasha Pulley
20. The Year of Reading Dangerously by Andy Miller
21. The Enchanted April by Elizabeth Von Armin
22. Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
23. Mrs Dalloway by Virginia Woolf
24. We Have Always Lived in the Castle by Shirley Jackson
25. The Haunted Hotel by Wilkie Collins
26. The Beast of Babylon by Charlie Higson
27. The Leopard by Tomasi Di Lampedusa
28. Time Lord Fairy Tales by Justin Richards
29. A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler
30. The Mystery of the Haunted Cottage by Derek Landy
31. The Dream House by Rachel Hore
32. The Face of Britain by Simon Schama
33. The Tales of Max Carrados by Ernest Bramah

Read in 2014
Spore by Alex Scarrow
The Silent Tide by Rachel Hore
Bellman & Black by Dianne Setterfield
The Plantagenets by Dan Jones
The Panopticon by Jenni Fagan
Evolution: A Very Short Introduction by Brian Charlesworth and Deborah Charlesworth
What Was Lost by Catherine O'Flynn
The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton
The Ghost Hunters by Neil Spring
The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Steadman
Food Rules by Michael Pollan
The Sunday Philosophy Club by Alexander McCall Smith
The Bookshop by Penelope Fitzgerald
Burial Rites by Hannah Kent
The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
Dear Life by Alice Munro
The Technologists by Matthew Pearl
The Undertaking by Audrey Magee
Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
& Sons by David Gilbert
The Quickening Maze by Adam Foulds
The Strangler Vine by M.J. Carter
The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton
A Bad Birdwatcher's Companion by Simon Barnes
How to be a Bad Birdwatcher by Simon Barnes
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by J.K. Rowling
Charles Dickens: A Life by Claire Tomalin
Orfeo by Richard Powers
The Coincidence Authority by John Ironmonger
The Orchardist by Amanda Coplin
Inferno by Dan Brown
Sisterhood by Mary Bryan
The Rabbit Back Literature Society by Pasi Ilmari
The Forgotten Garden by Kate Morton

Read in 2013
John Saturnall's Feast by Lawrence Norfolk
Death at La Fenice by Donna Leon
Death in a Strange Country by Donna Leon
The Giant, O'Brien by Hilary Mantel
Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel
Angelmaker by Nick Harkaway
This Book Will Save Your Life by A.M. Homes
The Book of Lost Tales - History of Middle Earth Part One by J.R.R and Christopher Tolkien
And the Land Lay Still by James Robertson
The Cleaner of Chartres by Sally Vickers
The Liars Gospel by Naomi Alderman
The Icarus Girl by Helen Oyeyemi
Instructions for a Heatwave by Maggie O'Farrel
Flight Behaviour by Barbara Kingsolver
The Sea Change by Joanna Rossiter
A Noble Radiance by Donna Leon
Welcome to Rosie Hopkins' Sweet Shop of Dreams by Jenny Colgan
The Power of Art by Simon Schama
The Chemistry of Tears by Peter Carey
Granta 119
The Garden of Evening Mists by Tan Twan Eng
The Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox by Maggie O'Farrell
Moby Dick by Herman Melville
Our Spoons came from Woolworths by Barbara Comyns
The Honey Guide by Richard Crompton
The Lord of the Rings by JRR Tolkien
The Man in the Brown Suit by Agatha Christie
Capital by John Lanchester
Murder on the Links by Agatha Christie
The Spear of Destiny by Marcus Sedgwick
A Big Hand for the Doctor by Eoin Colfer
The Nameless City by Michael Scott
Tip of the Tongue by Patrick Ness
The Mysterious Affair at Styles by Agatha Christie
The Secret Adversary by Agatha Christie
Ten Little Aliens by Stephen Cole
The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey
The Roots of Evil by Philip Reeve
The Anonymous Venetian by Donna Leon
Acqua Alta by Donna Leon
The Death of Faith by Donna Leon
A Venetian Reckoning by Donna Leon
After the Fire, A Still Small Voice by Evie Wyld
44 Scotland Street by Alexander McCall Smith
The Little Coffee Shop of Kabul by Deborah Rodriguez
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by J.K. Rowling
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. Rowling
Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince by J.K. Rowling
Knots and Crosses by Ian Rankin
Hide and Seek by Ian Rankin
Espresso Tales by Alexander McCall Smith
The Testament of Mary by Colm Toibin
Something Borrowed by Richelle Mead
Grimm Tales by Philip Pullman
Too Much Happiness by Alice Munro
Harvest by Jim Crace
A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki
The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri
The Ripple Effect by Malorie Blackman
The Lies of Locke Lamora by Scott Lynch

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