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For my own reference - Vox Audita Perrit, Literra Scripta Manet....
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For my own reference


Books I've read (since 2005):

2005
Reluctant Saint, Donald Spoto
The Life of St. Francis, St. Bonaventure
Pope Joan, Donna Woolfolk Cross
John XXIII, John Cahill
All the Pope's Men, John L. Allen Jr
The Rise of Benedict XVI, John L. Allen Jr
Baudolino, Umberto Eco
The Last Temptation of Christ, Nikos Kazantzakis
Metamorphoses/The Golden Ass, Lucius Apuleius
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland/Through the Looking-Glass, Lewis Caroll
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, JK Rowling
The Warden, Anthony Trollope
Barchester Towers, Anthony Trollope
Beneath the Cassock, Joy Carroll
The Phantom of the Opera, Gaston Leroux
Phantom Susan Kay
Tristan, Gottfried Von Strassburg
Master and Commander, Patrick O'Brian
Caesar, Allan Massie
Handbags and Gladrags, Maggie Alderson
The Best of Father Brown G.K. Chesterton
John XXIII: The Pope from the fields, Francis X. Murphy
Journey for our time, Marquis De Custine
I, Claudius/Claudius the God, Robert Graves
If on winter's night a traveller, Italo Calvino
Soul Music, Terry Pratchett
Romanitas,Sophia McDougall
With Nails by Richard E. Grant
Tommy's Tale, Alan Cumming
Stasiland, Anna Funder
Never Have Your Dog Stuffed, Alan Alda
I, Robot, Isaac Asimov

2006
Movies in Fifteen Minutes, Cleolinda Jones
V for Vendetta, Alan Moore
The Mysterious Flame of Queen Loana, Umberto Eco
Cicero, Anthony Everitt
Pavilion of Women, Pearl S. Buck
The Leper King and his Heirs, Bernard Hamilton
The Road to Assisi, Paul Sabatier
Memoirs of a Geisha, Arthur Golden
The Romance of Tristan, Beroul
Longitude, Dava Sobel
Cause Celeb, Helen Fielding
The Animal Factory, Edward Bunker
Post Captain, Patrick O'Brian
A Teaspoon and an Open Mind: The Science of Doctor Who, Michael White
Salvation: Scenes from the Life of St. Francis, Valerie Martin
The Little Flowers of St. Francis of Assisi
Doctor Who: The Deviant Strain, Justin Richards
The Planets, Dava Sobel
The Gun Seller, Hugh Laurie
Hotel Babylon, Imogen Edwards-Jones & Anonymous
Doctor Who: The Stone Rose, Jacqueline Rayner
Christ the Lord: Out of Egypt, Anne Rice
King Jesus, Robert Graves
The Rachel Papers, Martin Amis
The Wah Wah Diaries, Richard E. Grant
Essays in Love, Alain De Botton
The Story of My Life, Giacomo Casanova
To Father, Dava Sobel
Galileo's Daughter, Dava Sobel
American Gods, Neil Gaiman
The Collar, Jonathan Englert
Francis of Assisi, Adrian House
Priests: A calling in crisis, Father Andrew Greeley
The Wandering Unicorn, Manuel Mujica Lainez
Imperium, Robert Harris
Marie Antoinette: The Journey, Antonia Fraser
Anastasia, Colin Falconer

2007
Shopgirl, Steve Martin
The Painted Veil, W. Somerset Maugham
Breakfast on Pluto, Patrick McCabe
The Book of Saladin, Tariq Ali
Perfume, Patrick Suskind
Casanova, Derek Parker
The Happy Prince and Other Stories, Oscar Wilde
The Social Contract, Jean Jacques Rousseau
The Writings of Saint Francis and Saint Clare of Assisi
Doctor Zhivago, Boris Pasternak
Brideshead Revisited, Evelyn Waugh
Francis of Assisi, G.K. Chesterton
Wigfield: The can-do town that just may not, Amy Sedaris, Paul Dinello and Stephen Colbert
Air Babylon, Imogen Edwards-Jones & Anonymous
The Art of Travel, Alain de Botton
Dispatches from the Edge, Anderson Cooper
The Romantic Movement, Alain De Botton
Loitering with Intent: The Child, Peter O'Toole
Kiss and Tell, Alain De Botton
The Barnum Museum, Steven Millhauser
The Consolations of Philosophy, Alain De Botton
How Proust can change your life, Alain De Botton
Fashion Babylon, Imogen Edwards-Jones & Anonymous
The Devil Wears Prada, Lauren Weisberger
Tintin in the New World, Frederic Tuten
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, JK Rowling
Teacher Man, Frank McCourt
Religious Literacy, Stephen Prothero
Foucault's Pendulum, Umberto Eco
Beach Babylon, Imogen Edwards-Jones & Anonymous
Starship Titanic, Terry Jones
The Age of Innocence, Edith Wharton
Stardust, Neil Gaiman
Things I Overheard While Talking to Myself, Alan Alda
Red Carpets and Other Bananaskins, Rupert Everett
Rome Burning, Sophia McDougall
New Europe, Michael Palin
Contact, Carl Sagan
Alek: From Sudanese Refugee to International Supermodel, Alek Wek
I Am America (And So Can You!), Stephen Colbert
Around the World in 80 Days, Michael Palin
Intimate Adventures of a London Callgirl, Belle de Jour
Hogfather, Terry Pratchett
Pole to Pole, Michael Palin

2008
Ancient Rome on Five Denarii a Day, Philip Matyszak
Further Intimate Adventures of a London Callgirl, Belle de Jour
Eat, Pray, Love, Elizabeth Gilbert
The Leper Crown, George SB Morgan
Full Circle, Michael Palin
Heaven, Susi Rajah
Severance, Robert Olen Butler
Sex and the City, Candace Bushnell
Monarchy: From the Middle Ages to Modernity, David Starkey
Hemingway Adventure, Michael Palin
Dreams from my Father, Barack Obama
Air Mail, Terry Ravenscroft
My Life with the Saints, Fr James Martin
Persepolis: Story of a Childhood, Marjane Satrapi
Girls of Riyadh, Rajaa Alsanea
Casino Royale, Ian Fleming
Persepolis 2: The Story of a Return, Marjane Satrapi
Utopia, Thomas More
The Constant Princess, Philippa Gregory
Keep the Aspidistra Flying, George Orwell
Madame de Pompadour, Evelyne Lever
Jerusalem, Cecelia Holland
Sahara, Michael Palin
Naked Pictures of Famous People, Jon Stewart
Illustrissimi, Albino Luciani (Pope John Paul I)
Pop Babylon, Imogen Edwards-Jones & Anonymous
Embroideries, Marjane Satrapi
Chicken with Plums, Marjane Satrapi
Kitchen Confidential, Anthony Bourdain
The 25th Hour, David Benioff
Do Travel Writers Go to Hell?, Thomas Kohnstamm
An Innocent, A Broad, Ann Leary
Lipstick Jungle, Candace Bushnell
Escape, Carolyn Jessop
Promises to Keep, Joe Biden
Big Russ & Me, Tim Russert
Up 'till Now, William Shatner
Portrait of an Unknown Woman, Vanora Bennett
Inconceivable, Ben Elton
Pimps, Hos, Playa Hatas, And All the Rest of My Hollywood Friends, John Leguizamo
The Professor's Daughter, Joann Sfar
Vampire Loves, Joann Sfar
First Person, Vladimir Putin
Hellraisers, Robert Sellers
Between the Bridge and the River, Craig Ferguson
Time on Fire, Evan Handler
The Alteration, Kingsley Amis
The Good Fight, Harry Reid
M*A*S*H, Richard Hooker
Misadventure in the Middle East, Henry Hemming
Maus, Art Spiegelman
Wisdom of Our Fathers, Tim Russert
The Crime of Father Amaro, Eca de Quieros
In the Land of Invisble Women, Dr Qanta Ahmed
The Tailor of Panama, John Le Carre
Sing and Don't Cry: A Mexican Journal, Cate Kennedy
The Secret History of the Pink Carnation, Lauren Willig
Holidays on Ice, David Sedaris

2009
The Consequences of Love, Sulaiman Addonia
Behind the Veil: An Australian Nurse in Saudi Arabia, Lydia Laube
My Sister, Guard Your Veil; My Brother, Guard Your Eyes: Uncensored Voices of Iran, edited by Lila Azam Zanganeh
The Masque of the Black Tulip, Lauren Willig
Grow Up, Keith Allen
The Deception of the Emerald Ring, Lauren Willig
It's Only Temporary, Evan Handler
Playing the Game, Belle de Jour
The Seduction of the Crimson Rose, Lauren Willig
Stolen Innocence, Elissa Wall
Saint Francis, Nikos Kazantzakis
Saint Francis of Assisi, Jacques Le Goff
Geisha of Gion, Mineko Iwasaki
Autiobiography of a Geisha, Sayo Masuda
Princess Masako, Ben Hills
Francis: A Saint's Journey, James Cowan
A Season in Mecca, Abdellah Hammoudi
Frost/Nixon, David Frost
My Booky Wook, Russell Brand
The Other Boleyn Girl, Philippa Gregory
Diaries 1969-1979: The Python Years, Michael Palin
The Ayatollah Begs to Differ: The Paradox of Modern Iran, Hooman Majd
The Second Plane, Martin Amis
Wedding Babylon, Imogen Edwards-Jones & Anonymous
Captain Alatriste, Arturo Perez-Reverte
Princess, Jean Sasson
The Scent of God, Beryl Bissell Singleton
Magnificent Corpses, Annelli Rufus
In the Shadow of No Towers, Art Spiegelman
The Little Vampire, Joann Sfar
Moab is My Washpot, Stephen Fry
Pyongyang, Guy Delisle
The Rabbi's Cat, Joann Sfar
Ecstasy, Irvine Welsh
Spies Like Us, Hugh Lunn
Silence, Shusaku Endo
Mao's Last Dancer, Li Cunxin
Purity of Blood, Arturo Perez-Reverte
Lustrum, Robert Harris
The Pleasures and Sorrows of Work, Alain de Botton
American Wife, Curtis Sittenfeld
An Education, Lynn Barber
The Player, Michael Tolkin
Jaywalking with the Irish, David Monaghan
Letting Go, Robert Lindsay
The Road to Jerusalem, Jan Guillou
Tales of the South Pacific, James Michener
Daughters of Arabia, Jean Sasson
The Bridge of San Luis Rey, Thornton Wilder
Lonely Planet Unpacked, Lonely Planet authors

2010
Dr Thorne, Anthony Trollope
The Sun Over Breda, Arturo Perez-Reverte
The Temptation of the Night Jasmine, Lauren Willig
Comrades & Strangers, Michael Harrold
The Little Prince, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
American on Purpose, Craig Ferguson
Desert Royal, Jean Sasson
The Life of Thomas More, Peter Ackroyd
Treasures from Heaven, Steven Sora
Monsignor Quixote, Graham Greene
Journal of a Soul, Angelo Roncalli (Pope John XXIII)
The Pluto Files, Neil DeGrasse Tyson
Except the Dying, Maureen Jennings
A Single Man, Christopher Isherwood
Nothing to Envy, Barbara Demick
Wesley the Owl, Stacey O'Brien
The King's Gold, Arturo Perez-Reverte
Must You Go? My Life with Harold Pinter, Antonia Fraser
Hotel Heaven, Matthew Brace
Shenzhen, Guy Delisle
Absolutely Faking It, Tiana Templeman
City of Broken Promises, Austin Coates
The Final Martyrs, Shusaku Endo
Hiroshima, John Hersey
Acts of Worship, Yukio Mishima
The Six Wives: The Queens of Henry VIII, David Starkey
Burma Chronicles, Guy Delisle
Air Confidential, Elliot Hester
Stephen Fry in America, Stephen Fry
Possession, A.S. Byatt
The Captive of Kensington Palace, Jean Plaidy
Roman Blood, Steven Saylor
The Writer's Tale: The Final Chapter, Russell T. Davies & Benjamin Cook
Japanland, Karin Muller
The Man in the Yellow Doublet, Arturo Perez-Reverte
Best of Lonely Planet Travel Writing, edited by Tony Wheeler
Medium Raw, Anthony Bourdain
The Late Hector Kipling, David Thewlis
The Fry Chronicles, Stephen Fry
The Boleyn Inheritance, Philippa Gregory
The Betrayal of the Blood Lily, Lauren Willig
Crocodile on the Sandbank, Elizabeth Peters
Present Indicative, Noel Coward
The Queen and Lord M, Jean Plaidy
The Rite, Matt Baglio
Booky Wook 2: This Time It's Personal, Russell Brand
Under the Dragon's Tail, Maureen Jennings
Lark Rise to Candleford, Flora Thompson
Mischief of the Mistletoe, Lauren Willig
The Templar Knight, Jan Guillou
Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk, David Sedaris

2011
Halfway to Hollywood: Diaries 1980-1988, Michael Palin
By the Seat of My Pants, edited by Don George
Pirate Latitudes, Michael Crichton
The House of the Vestals, Steven Saylor
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, Seth Grahame-Smith
The Curse of the Pharaohs, Elizabeth Peters
The Queen's Husband, Jean Plaidy
Censoring an Iranian Love Story, Shahriar Mandanipour
Palo Alto, James Franco
Poor Tom is Cold, Maureen Jennings
The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything, Fr. James Martin
The Samurai, Shusaku Endo
A Life of Jesus, Shusaku Endo
Pirates of the Levant, Arturo Perez-Reverte
Hospital Babylon, Imogen Edwards-Jones
Monsignore, Jack-Alain Leger
The Ides of March, Thornton Wilder
Vile Bodies, Evelyn Waugh
The Rabbi's Cat 2, Joann Sfar
Wrong About Japan, Peter Carey
Street Gang, Michael Davis
I Am Not A Cop!, Richard Belzer
Savage City, Sophia McDougall
The Orchid Affair, Lauren Willig
Casanova, Ian Kelly
Let Loose the Dogs, Maureen Jennings
Going Postal, Terry Pratchett
Captain Blood, Rafael Sabatini
The Mummy Case, Elizabeth Peters
Dilemma, Fr. Albert Cutie
Collected Short Stories, Robert Graves
A Gladiator Only Dies Once, Steven Saylor
Assassin's Creed: Renaissance, Oliver Bowden
Travelers' Tales: Hong Kong, edited by James O'Reilly, Sean O'Reilly & Larry Habegger
Gone Bamboo, Anthony Bourdain
The Queen's Fool, Philippa Gregory
Growing Up Bin Laden, Jean Sasson
The Moneypenny Diaries: Guardian Angel, Kate Westbrook
Geisha, Liza Dalby
Love and Lust in Singapore, edited by Caz Goodwin, Femke Tewari, & Joseph Hoye
Queen Victoria: Demon Hunter, A.E. Moorat
Night's Child, Maureen Jennings
Christ the Lord: The Road to Cana, Anne Rice
I Am Not a Psychic!, Richard Belzer
Lights, Camera, Travel!, edited by Don George and Andrew McCarthy
Death by Black Hole and Other Cosmic Quandaries, Neil DeGrasse Tyson
A Morbid Taste for Bones, Ellis Peters
Frankenstein, Mary Shelley
Skulduggery Pleasant, Derek Landy
Black Shoes, Michael Obiora
The Lion in the Valley, Elizabeth Peters
The Birth of the Kingdom, Jan Guillou
The Hunter, Julia Leigh
Arms of Nemesis, Steven Saylor
A Christmas Carol, Charles Dickens
Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol, Tom Mula

2012
The Sparrow, Mary Doria Russell
Committed, Elizabeth Gilbert
One Day, David Nicholls
Meeting Mr Kim, Jennifer Barclay
Hokkaido Highway Blues, Will Ferguson
Lost Japan, Alex Kerr
Travelers' Tales: Japan, edited by Don George
Your Republic is Calling You, Kim Young Ha
Religion for Atheists, Alain de Botton
Unholy Pilgrims, Tom Trumble
Between Heaven and Mirth, Fr. James Martin
A More Perfect Heaven, Dava Sobel
God is Not One, Stephen Prothero
The Good Man Jesus and the Scoundrel Christ, Philip Pullman
Diary of a Young Girl, Anne Frank
The Commoner, John Burnham Schwartz
Cocaine Blues, Kerry Greenwood
The Hunger Games, Suzanne Collins
Mayada: Daughter of Iraq, Jean Sasson
Catching Fire, Suzanne Collins
The Dim Sum of All Things, Kim Wong Keltner
Anthropology, Dan Rhodes
Mockingjay, Suzanne Collins
Jerusalem Chronicles, Guy De Lisle
Children of God, Mary Doria Russell
Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood, Oliver Bowden
Assassin's Creed: The Secret Crusade, Oliver Bowden
Catilina's Riddle, Steven Saylor
The Virgin's Lover, Philippa Gregory
Future Indefinite, Noel Coward
Anno Dracula, Kim Newman
The Joy Luck Club, Amy Tan
The Deeds of the Disturber, Elizabeth Peters
Quiet as a Nun, Antonia Fraser
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan, Lisa See
Nagasaki: The Massacre of the Innocent and Unknowing, Craig Collie
Assassin's Creed: Revelations, Oliver Bowden
No Sex in the City, Randa Abdel-Fattah
Falling Blossom, Peter Pagnamenta & Momoko Williams
How To Think More About Sex, Alain de Botton
The Gospel According to Jesus Christ, Jose Saramago
Vices of My Blood, Maureen Jennings
Flying Too High, Kerry Greenwood
One Corpse Too Many, Ellis Peters
The Gods of Gotham, Lyndsay Faye
The Moneypenny Diaries: Secret Servant, Kate Westbrook
Counting the Stars, Helen Dunmore
Soulless, Gail Carriger
Cravat-A-Licious, Matt Preston
Skulduggery Pleasant: Playing with Fire, Derek Landy
The Audacity of Hope, Barack Obama
Einstein's Dreams, Alan Lightman
Silk, Alessandro Baricco
The Venus Throw, Steven Saylor
The Case of the Missing Marquess: An Enola Holmes Mystery, Nancy Springer
The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance, Edmund de Waal
The Lake, Banana Yoshimoto
The Queen of Spades and Other Stories, Alexander Pushkin

2013
Murder on the Ballarat Train, Kerry Greenwood
Assassin's Creed: Forsaken, Oliver Bowden
The Colour of Tea, Hannah Tunnicliffe
Tartan Tragedy, Antonia Fraser
The Red Queen, Philippa Gregory
The Orphan Master's Son, Adam Johnson
The Last Camel Died At Noon, Elizabeth Peters
The Descendants, Kaui Hart Hemmings
Into Thin Air, Jon Krakauer
The Other Side of Everest, Matt Dickinson
The Architecture of Happiness, Alain de Botton
Cosmos, Carl Sagan
Belief or Nonbelief? A Confrontation, Umberto Eco and Cardinal Carlo Maria Martini
Status Anxiety, Alain de Botton
The Screwtape Letters, C.S. Lewis
A Journeyman to Grief, Maureen Jennings
Dark Summit, Nick Heil
A Murder on the Appian Way, Steven Saylor
The Case of the Left Handed Lady, Nancy Springer
Changeless, Gail Carriger
The Red Queen, Margaret Drabble
My First New York, edited by New York Magazine
I Was Amelia Earhart, Jane Mendelsohn
Monk's Hood, Ellis Peters
Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress, Dai Sijie
Himalaya, Michael Palin
The Moneypenny Diaries: Final Fling, Kate Westbrook
Death at Victoria Dock, Kerry Greenwood
The Vatican Diaries, John Thavis
The Seville Communion, Arturo Perez-Reverte
The Black Lake, Hella S. Haase
Sound Bites: Eating on Tour with Franz Ferdinand, Alex Kapranos
The Blind Owl, Sadegh Hedayat
Triumph, Carolyn Jessop
The Case of the Bizarre Bouquets, Nancy Springer
Underground, Haruki Murakami
The Snake, the Crocodile and the Dog, Elizabeth Peters
Restaurant Babylon, Imogen Edwards-Jones
The Thirty-Two Stops, Danny Dorling
The Vesuvius Club, Mark Gatiss
Heads and Straights, Lucy Wadham
after the quake, Haruki Murakami
What We Talk About When We Talk about the Tube John Lanchester
The Green Mill Murder, Kerry Greenwood
A Brief History of Capitalism According to the Jubilee Line, John O'Farrell
A Cook's Tour, Anthony Bourdain
The Garden Intrigue, Lauren Willig
Bread and Chocolate, Philippa Gregory
Buttoned Up, Fantastic Man
The White Queen, Philippa Gregory
Just Like Heaven, Marc Levy
Sputnik Sweetheart, Haruki Murakami
Love Letters of Great Men, edited by Ursula Doyle
Train Man, Hitori Nakano
Rubicon, Steven Saylor
The Zombie Survival Guide, Max Brooks
Three Bags Full, Leonie Swann
Mo' Meta Blues: The World According to Questlove, Ahmir 'Questlove' Thompson
South of the Border, West of the Sun, Haruki Murakami
St. Peter's Fair, Ellis Peters
Noughts and Crosses, Malorie Blackman
Norwegian Wood, Haruki Murakami
Blood and Circuses, Kerry Greenwood
The Lady of the Rivers, Phillipa Gregory
Masks, Fumiko Enchi
A Fine Parcel of English Soil, Richard Mabey
Hong Konged, Paul Hanstedt
Kitchen, Banana Yoshimoto
The English Patient, Michael Ondaatje
Long Way Round, Ewan McGregor & Charley Boorman
The Kingmaker's Daughter, Philippa Gregory
The Dalai Llama's Cat, David Michie
Thieves of Ostia, Caroline Lawrence
Through a Glass, Darkly, Jostein Gaarder
The Christmas Mystery, Jostein Gaarder

2014
Seven for a Secret, Lyndsay Faye
Secrets of Vesuvius, Caroline Lawrence
The Housekeeper and the Professor, Yoko Ogawa
The Solitaire Mystery, Jostein Gaarder
Orange is the New Black, Piper Kerman
Assassin's Creed: Black Flag, Oliver Bowden
Maya, Jostein Gaarder
The Hippopotamus Pool, Elizabeth Peters
The Sailor Who Fell from Grace with the Sea, Yukio Mishima
What I Talk About When I Talk About Running, Haruki Murakami
Ruddy Gore, Kerry Greenwood
Starter for Ten, David Nicholls
The Road to Mars, Eric Idle
Please Look After Mother, Kyung-sook Shin
A Wild Sheep Chase, Haruki Murakami
The Other Queen, Philippa Gregory
The Nasty Bits, Anthony Bourdain
Big Fish, Daniel Wallace
The News: A User's Manual, Alain de Botton
Embers, Sandor Marai
Falling Man, Don DeLillo
The Pirates of Pompeii, Caroline Lawrence
The Silver Linings Playbook, Matthew Quick
The Ocean at the End of the Lane, Neil Gaiman
Mind the Child, Camila Batmanghelidjh & Kids Company
Under the Banner of Heaven, Jon Krakauer
Sophie's World, Jostein Gaarder
Father Bob: The Larrikin Priest, Sue Williams
Vita Brevis, Jostein Gaarder
Awake my Soul: Contemporary Catholics on Traditional Devotions, edited by Fr. James Martin
Six Easy Pieces, Richard Feynman
The Testament of Mary, Colm Toibin
The Pleasure of Finding Things Out, Richard Feynman
The Sign of the Cross: Travels through Catholic Europe, Colm Toibin
Pope Frances: Conversations with Jorge Bergoglio, Sergio Rubin
What do you care what other people think?, Richard Feynman
Zealot, Reza Aslan
Jesus: A Pilgrimage, Fr James Martin
The 100 Year-Old Man who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared, Jonas Jonasson
Bridget Jones: Mad About the Boy, Helen Fielding
A Corpse in the Koryo, James Church
Heartless, Gail Carriger
The Night of the Mi'raj, Zoe Ferraris
Knife Edge, Malorie Blackman
Long Way Down, Ewan McGregor & Charley Boorman
Geisha in Rivalry, Kafu Nagai
The Understudy, David Nicholls
11 Doctors, 11 Stories, Various
Tony Wheeler's Dark Lands, Tony Wheeler
Asleep, Banana Yoshimoto
Zorro: The Novel, Isabel Allende
The Winter Queen, Boris Akunin
The Society of the Crossed Keys: Selections from the Writings of Stefan Zweig, edited by Pushkin Press
Things Fall Apart, Chinua Achebe
Bone in the Throat, Anthony Bourdain
Seeing a Large Cat, Elizabeth Peters
Goodbye Tsugumi, Banana Yoshimoto
Call the Midwife, Jennifer Worth
Lizard, Banana Yoshimoto
Surely You're Joking Mr Feynman! Adventures of a Curious Character Richard Feynman
The Night Circus, Erin Morgernstern
The Leper of Saint Giles, Ellis Peters
The Gospel of Loki, Joanne Harris
Taipei, Tao Lin
A Northern Line Minute, William Leith
Last Seen in Massilia, Steven Saylor
Hardboiled Wonderland and the End of the World, Haruki Murakami
City of Veils, Zoe Ferraris
Thirst for Love, Yukio Mishima
Don't You Have Time to Think?: The Selected Letters of Richard P. Feynman, Richard Feynman
The Blue Riband, Peter York
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close, Jonathan Safran Foer
Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage, Haruki Murakami
Urn Burial, Kerry Greenwood
El Clasico, Richard Fitzpatrick
Gold, Chris Cleave
Checkmate, Malorie Blackman
Strange Weather in Tokyo, Hiromi Kawakami
Shadows of the Workhouse, Jennifer Worth
The White Princess, Philippa Gregory
The Ringmaster's Daughter, Jostein Gaarder
Mort, Terry Pratchett
Blind Willow, Sleeping Woman, Haruki Murakami
The Castle in the Pyrenees, Jostein Gaarder
Purple Hibiscus, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
N.P., Banana Yoshimoto
My Life in France, Julia Child
Double Cross, Malorie Blackman
The Case of the Cryptic Crinoline, Nancy Springer
My Autobiography, Alex Ferguson
Amrita, Banana Yoshimoto
Earthbound: The Bakerloo Line, Paul Morley
The Case of the Gypsy Goodbye, Nancy Springer
The Dalai Lama's Cat and the Art of Purring, David Michie
Assassin's Creed: Unity, Oliver Bowden
Not My Father's Son, Alan Cumming
Raisins and Almonds, Kerry Greenwood

2015
The Ape Who Guards the Balance, Elizabeth Peters
Timeless, Gail Carriger
A Mist of Prophecies, Steven Saylor
Turkish Gambit, Boris Akunin
The Orange Girl, Jostein Gaarder
A Hologram for the King, Dave Eggers
Hardboiled and Hard Luck, Banana Yoshimoto
Kingdom of Strangers, Zoe Ferraris
Grayson, Lynne Cox
Revenge Wears Prada, Lauren Weisberger
The Kid, Sapphire
Buddhaland, Brooklyn, Richard C. Morais
Guardian of the Horizon, Elizabeth Peters
Incendiary, Chris Cleave
Arsense Lupin, Gentleman Thief, Maurice Leblanc
The Diary of Lady Murasaki, Murasaki Shikibu
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, Betty Smith
Brief Encounters: Stories of Love, Sex and Travel, edited by Michelle de Kretser
Bad Blood: A Walk Along the Irish Border, Colm Toibin
Brooklyn, Colm Toibin
A River in the Sky, Elizabeth Peters
Farewell to the East End, Jennifer Worth
Night, Elie Wiesel
My Door is Always Open: A Conversation on Faith, Hope and the Church in a Time of Change, Antonio Spadaro & Jorge Bergoglio (Pope Francis)
Half-Resurrection Blues, Daniel Jose Older
Geisha, Lesley Downer
I Have the Right to Destroy Myself, Young-ha Kim
The Falcon at the Portal, Elizabeth Peters
The King's Curse, Philippa Gregory
Motherless Brooklyn, Jonathan Lethem
The Assassins of Rome, Caroline Lawrence
Kimono, Liza Dalby
He Shall Thunder in the Sky, Elizabeth Peters
Leviathan, Boris Akunin
The Devil in Amber, Mark Gatiss
Death Before Wicket, Kerry Greenwood
Thud!, Terry Pratchett
Lord of the Silent, Elizabeth Peters
Sydney Chambers and the Shadow of Death, James Runcie
The Mark of the Midnight Manzanilla, Lauren Willig
Birthday Stories, edited by Haruki Murakami
The Golden One, Elizabeth Peters
Losing My Virginity, Richard Branson
Bossypants, Tina Fey
Red Sorghum, Mo Yan
The Children of the Storm, Elizabeth Peters
The Lure of the Moonflower, Lauren Willig
The Death of Achilles, Boris Akunin
I Think Therefore I Play, Andrea Pirlo
The Serpent on the Crown, Elizabeth Peters
Kafka on the Shore, Haruki Murakami
After Dark, Haruki Murakami
The Tomb of the Golden Bird, Elizabeth Peters
An Instance of the Fingerpost, Iain Pears
Waterloo-City/City-Waterloo, Leanne Shapton
Imperium, Robert Harris (re-read)
Lustrum, Robert Harris (re-read)
Dictator, Robert Harris
Special Assignments: The Further Adventures of Erast Fandorin, Boris Akunin
Assassin's Creed: Underworld, Oliver Bowden
Black Butterfly, Mark Gatiss
The Judgement of Caesar, Steven Saylor
The Triumph of Caesar, Steven Saylor

2016
Akhenaten: Dweller in Truth, Naguib Mahfouz
No Longer at Ease, Chinua Achebe
2:46: Aftershocks: Stories from the Japanese Earthquake, The Quakebook Community
Shadows in Bronze, Lindsey Davis
Sidney Chambers and The Perils of the Night, James Runcie
Midnight Taxi Tango, Daniel Jose Older
The Astronaut Wives' Club, Lily Koppel
January Window, Philip Kerr
Escape from Camp 14, Blaine Harden
The Eyre Affair, Jasper Fforde
The Virgin in the Ice, Ellis Peters
The State Counsellor, Boris Akunin
Dance Dance Dance, Haruki Murakami
Away with the Fairies, Kerry Greenwood
The Sanctuary Sparrow, Ellis Peters
Night Watch, Terry Pratchett
Seven Last Words, Fr James Martin
The Devil's Novice, Ellis Peters
Brazil, Michael Palin
A Rare Benedictine, Ellis Peters
The Course of Love, Alain de Botton
Sidney Chambers and the Problem of Evil, James Runcie
The Falling Sky, Pippa Goldschmidt
Hand of God, Philip Kerr
Dead Man's Ransom, Ellis Peters
The Elephant Vanishes, Haruki Murakami
Making History, Stephen Fry
False Nine, Philip Kerr
Death & the Penguin, Andrey Kurkov
The Dolphins of Laurentum, Caroline Lawrence
Lost in a Good Book, Jasper Fforde
Doctor Who: the Novel, Gareth Russell
Hidden Moon, James Church
Fun Home, Alison Bechdel
The Pilgrim of Hate, Ellis Peters
Murder in Montparnasse, Kerry Greenwood
The Motorcycle Diaries, Ernesto 'Che' Guevara
The Granta Book of the African Short Story, edited by Helon Habila
Penguin Lost, Andrey Kurkov
The Castlemaine Murders, Kerry Greenwood
Maskerade, Terry Pratchett
Look At Me, Jennifer Egan
An Excellent Mystery, Ellis Peters
Elizabeth and Zenobia, Jessica Miller
The Signature of All Things, Elizabeth Gilbert
Sidney Chambers & The Forgiveness of Sins, James Runcie
My Turn, Johan Cruyff
Thief of Time, Terry Pratchett
Queen of the Flowers, Kerry Greenwood
The Tea Lords, Hella S. Haase
Wasted: A Story of Alcohol, Grief and a Death in Brisbane, Elspeth Muir
An Illustrated History of Football, David Squires
Conclave, Robert Harris
Carpe Jugulum, Terry Pratchett

2017
The Well of Lost Plots, Jasper Fforde
Pruedence, Gail Carriger
The Noise of Time, Julian Barnes
Ready Player One, Ernest Cline
Delay, Tim Krabbe
Burial in the Clouds, Hiroyuki Agawa
A Walk in the Woods, Bill Bryson
The Glass Universe, Dava Sobel
An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth, Chris Hadfield
The New Hunger, Isaac Marion
Orphan Train, Christine Baker Kline
The Once and Future King, T.H. White
Warm Bodies, Isaac Marion
Travelling to Infinity, Jane Hawking
The King's Speech, Mark Logue & Peter Conrad
The World According to Anna, Jostein Gaarder
The Arab of the Future Vol 1, Riad Sattouf
The Samurai Banner of Furin Kazan, Yasushi Inoue
Death by Water, Kerry Greenwood
The Taming of the Queen, Philippa Gregory
The Nightingale Gallery, Paul Doherty
Our Man in Havana, Graham Greene
Catch Me If You Can, Frank Abagnale Jr
The Arab of the Future Vol 2, Riad Sattouf
Crazy Rich Asians, Kevin Kwan
The Coronation, Boris Akunin

Books I'm in the middle of reading:

Confessions, St. Augustine
The Nature of the Universe, Lucretius
The life and opinions of Tristram Shandy, gentleman, Laurence Sterne
Loitering with Intent: The Apprentice, Peter O'Toole
Monkey: A Folk Novel of China, Wu Cheng'en

Books I want to read:

Framley Parsonage, Anthony Trollope
The Small House at Allington, Anthony Trollope
The Last Chronicle of Barset, Anthony Trollope
He Knew He Was Right, Anthony Trollope
Ad Infinitum: A Biography of Latin, Nicholas Ostler
Dracula, Bram Stoker
Jesus of Nazareth, Joseph Ratzinger (Pope Benedict XVI)
Ancient Rome: Rise and Fall of an Empire, Simon Baker
A Daughter's Love, John Guy
The Seven Pillars of Wisdom, T.E. Lawrence
The Pillow Book, Sei Shonagon
HMS Surprise, Patrick O'Brian

Books I don't have but plan on getting and reading at some point:

The Paper Soldier, Hugh Laurie

Current Mood: apathetic apathetic
Current Music: The Who- Baba O'Reilly

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