Book List

This is a list of the books we have read over the years, with links to the reviews on the blog for the more recent ones.

The Count of Monte Cristo Alexandre Dumas
The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency Alexander McCall Smith
A Life Discarded Alexander Masters
The One Hundred Year Old Man Who Climbed Out of a Window and Disappeared Allan Karlsson
The Red Tent Anita Diamond
The Gathering Anne Enright
The Time Travellers Wife Audrey Niffenegger
Notes From a Small Island Bill Bryson
Dissolution C J Sansom
Winter in Madrid C J Sansom
How to be a Woman Caitlin Moran
The Yellow Wallpaper Charlotte Perkins Gilman
The Road Cormac McCarthy
Rebecca Daphne Du Maurier
One Day Dave Nicholls
My Brilliant Friend Elena Ferranti
By Grand Central Station I Sat Down and Wept Elizabeth Smart
Wuthering Heights Emily Bronte
Elizabeth is Missing Emma Healey
The Snow Child Eowyn Ivey
The Sun Also Rises Ernest Hemingway
Death of an Avid Reader Frances Brody
Love in the Time of Cholera Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Animal Farm George Orwell
Down and Out in Paris George Orwell
The Rosie Project Graeme Simsion
To Kill a Mocking Bird Harper Lee
H is for Hawk Helen Macdonald
The Turn of the Screw Henry James
A Song of Stone Iain Banks
On Chesil Beach Ian McEwan
Wide Sargasso Sea Jean Rhys
The Miniaturist Jessie Burton
The Storyteller Jody Picoult
The Fault in My Stars John Green
The World According to Garp John Irving
Down Street Jonathan Carr
Everything is Illuminated Jonathan Safran Foer
Black Eyed Susans Julia Heaberlin
A Young Mans Passage Julian Clary
The Alchemist’s Daughter Katherine McMahon
The Rose of Sebastopol Katherine McMahon
And the Mountains Echoed Khaled Hosseini
The Hills is Lonely Lillian Beckwith
Big Brother Lionel Shriver
An Education Lynn Barber
The Hand That First Held Mine Maggie O’Farrell
The Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox Maggie O’Farrell
The Handmaids Tale Margaret Atwood
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society Mary Ann Shaffer, Annie Barrows
Dark Matter Michelle Paver
Brick Lane Monica Ali
The Shock of the Fall Nathan Filer
Neverwhere Neil Gaiman
The Picture of Dorian Gray Oscar Wilde
The Snow Goose Paul Gallico
The Paris Wife Paula McLain
The Alchemist Paulo Coelho
The Golden Compass Phillip Pullman
The Other Boleyn Girl Phillipa Gregory
The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry Rachel Joyce
Rebecca’s Tale Sally Beauman
Midnight Children Salman Rushdie
The Great Gatsby Scott Fitzgerald
Devil May Care Sebastian Faulks
The Tenderness of Wolves Stef Penny
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Stieg Larsson
Far from the Madding Crowd Thomas Hardy
Round Ireland with a Fridge Tony Hawkes
The Summer Book Tove Jansson
Falling Angels Tracey Chevalier
An Equal Music Vikram Seth
The Moonstone Wilkie Collins
The Book of Dave Will Self
Life of Pi Yann Martel