Thursday, January 06, 2005

Reading List

Most recent books added at the bottom.

From the numerous books that can be found in my home:
Gabriel Garcia Marquez - One Hundred Years of Solitude
Hanif Kureishi - Intimacy
Donna Tartt - The Secret History
Dave Eggers - A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius
Iain Pears - An Instance of the Fingerpost
Zoe Heller - What Was She Thinking? (Notes on a Scandal)
Alexandra Robbins & Abby Wilner - Quarterlife Crisis [Too old for this now!]
David Barash & Judith Eve Lipton - The Myth of Monogamy
Howard Schilit - Financial Shenanigans
William Strunk Jr. - The Elements of Style
Imogen Edwards-Jones - Air Babylon [Finished in December 2006]
Jeffrey Eugenides - Middlesex [Finished in March 2007]
Kate White - Why Good Girls Don't Get Ahead But Gutsy Girls Do [Purchased in December 2007]
Natsuo Kirino - Grotesque [Finished in April 2009]
Jed Rubenfeld - The Interpretation of Murder [Finished in March 2008]
Marina Lewyca - A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian [Finished in July 2010]
Catherine Millet - The Sexual Life of Catherine M [Finished in September 2008]

Planning to purchase/borrow:
Natsuo Kirino - Out [Finished in 2006]
Jose Carlos Somoza - The Art of Murder [Finished in April 2006]
John Roberts - The Modern Firm
Bethany McLean & Peter Elkind - The Smartest Guys in the Room [Bought the DVD in March 2007 as book's really thick]
Neil Gaiman - Stardust [Finished in March 2007]
David Shenk - The Immortal Game: A History of Chess, or How 32 Carved Pieces on a Board Illuminated Our Understanding of War, Art, Science and the Human Brain
Daniel Levitin - This Is Your Brain on Music: The Science of a Human Obsession
Brett Kahr - Sex and the Psyche: The Truth About Our Most Secret Sexual Fantasies
Imogen Edward Jones - Fashion Babylon
Jose Carlos Somoza - Zig Zag
Ian Rankin - Exit Music [Finished in September 2008]
Kate Summerscale - The Suspicions of Mister Wicher [Finished in March 2009]
V. S. Ramachandran and Sandra Blakeslee - Phantoms in the Brain: Probing the Mysteries of the Human Mind [Borrowed in April 2008]
Jesse Kellerman - The Brutal Art [Finished in March 2009]

[Last edited on February 20, 2011]

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