lidocafe (lidocafe) wrote,


Personal circumstances have made it difficult this year, for perhaps the second time in my life, for me to read as much as I would like to and am normally inclined to read, but I've read these:

Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel
The True Deceiver by Tove Jansson
Jamaica Inn by Rebecca Du Maurier
The Painted Bird by Jerzy Kosinski
Too Much Happiness by Alice Munro
The Cave by Jose Saramago
Thinking for Yourself by Marlys Mayfield
Checker and the DeRailleurs by Lionel Shriver
The Summer of Katya by Trevanian
Burning Bright by Helen Dunmore
Her Fearful Symetry by Audrey Niffenegger
Dahanu Road by Anosh Irani
Bright-Sided by Barbara Ehrenreich
Certainty by Madelaine Thien
Villette by Charlotte Bronte
Chalcott Crescent by Fay Weldon
Twilight of the Superheroes by Deborah Eisenberg
Ordinary Thunderstorms by William Boyd
Private Life by Jane Smiley
Watership Down, by Richard Adams
Diaries: Captain Scott's Last Expedition by Robert Falcon Scott
Help Your Teen Beat an Eating Disorder by James Lock and Daniel Le Grange
River of the Brokenhearted by David Adams Richards
Parrot and Olivier in America by Peter Carey
Burnt Shadows by Kamila Shamsie
Every Lost Country by Stephen Heighton
Lilian's Story by Kate Grenville
The Love We Share Without Knowing by Christopher Barzak
Something I've Been Meaning to Tell You by Alice Munro
Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
Lapsing by Jill Paton Walsh
Freedom by Jonathan Franzen
This Side of Brightness by Colum McCann
The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson
The Weekend by Bernhard Schlink
To The End of the Land by David Grossman
In a Strange Room by Damon Galgut
Room by Emma Donaghue
As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner

Tags: books, reading 2010


    Last night, I went with a couple of friends to see the latest adaptation of Jane Eyre, directed by Cary Fukunaga. I hadn't been yearning to see…


    Perhaps Victoria's greatest natural treasure is gone. If you've never read her work, do. If you ever had the chance to hear her read or to meet her…


    From [Unknown LJ tag] : Leave me a comment saying "Resistance is Futile." I'll respond by asking you five questions so I can satisfy my…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.