‘Monthly Reading’ Category Archives

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Apr

March Reading

by Tony in Monthly Reading

Non-Fiction:

Fiction (Series):

Fiction (Non-Series):

  • Two Much! by Donald E. Westlake ★★★★
  • Missing You by Harlan Coben ★★★★
  • The Red Balloon by Albert Lamorisse ★★★
  • Quite Ugly One Morning by Christopher Brookmyre ★★ (my review)
  • Zack’s Choice by Harry E. Gilleland Jr. ★ (my review)
  • Total: ~4429 pages

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    Mar

    February Reading

    by Tony in Monthly Reading

    Non-Fiction:

    Fiction (Series):

    Fiction (Non-Series):

  • The End of the Alphabet by C.S. Richardson ★★★★★
  • The Memoirs of JFK: If Kennedy Had Survived by Leonard Gross ★★★★★
  • Help, I am being held prisoner by Donald E. Westlake ★★★★ (my review)
  • Up and Down by Terry Fallis ★★★★
  • Faceless Killers (Kurt Wallender, #1) by Henning Mankell ★★★
  • Who stole Sassi Manoon? by Donald E. Westlake ★★★
  • Bullseye: A Novella by David Baldacci ★★
  • Have You Hugged a Monster Today? by Alan Cohen ★★
  • Total: ~5091 pages

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    Feb

    January Reading

    by Tony in Monthly Reading

    Non-Fiction:

    Fiction (Series):

    Fiction (Non-Series):

  • Triin ja päike by Eno Raud ★★★★
  • Sherlock Holmes and the Greyfriars School Mystery by Val Andrews ★★★★
  • The I.P.O. by Dan Koontz ★★★★
  • Let’s Be Enemies by Janice May Udry ★★★★
  • The Hemingway Hoax by Joe Haldeman ★★★
  • Dreambuddies: New Children’s Comics from the North by Annika Giannini ★★★
  • Youth by J.M. Coetzee ★★★
  • The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin ★★
  • The Strange Cases Of Magistrate Pao: Chinese Tales Of Crime And Detection by Leon Comber ★★
  • The Battle of the Viking Woman by Terry Deary ★★
  • Total: ~5650 pages

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    Jan

    December Reading

    by Tony in Monthly Reading

    Non-Fiction:

    Fiction (Series):

    Fiction (Non-Series):

  • Dancing Aztecs by Donald E. Westlake ★★★★★
  • The Best Laid Plans by Terry Fallis ★★★★
  • The High Road by Terry Fallis ★★★★
  • Ready Player One by Ernest Cline ★★★★
  • Flight 714 (Tintin, #22) by Hergé ★★★
  • Down With Skool! by Geoffrey Willans ★★★
  • The Hound Of The Baskervilles (Graphic Novel) by Ian Edginton ★★
  • Black Swan Green by David Mitchell ★★
  • Total: ~6306 pages

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    Dec

    November Reading

    by Tony in Monthly Reading

    Non-Fiction:

    Fiction (Series):

    Fiction (Non-Series):

  • The Circle by Dave Eggers ★★★★★
  • Laika by Nick Abadzis ★★★★ (my review)
  • Beatrice And Virgil by Yann Martel ★★★★
  • Every Day by David Levithan ★★★★
  • Instructions by Neil Gaiman ★★★
  • The Triumph of Evil by Lawrence Block ★★★ (my review)
  • Slow Man by J.M. Coetzee ★★★ (my review)
  • The Terror of St.Trinian’s and Other Drawings by Ronald Searle ★★★
  • Vlad the Impaler: the Man Who Was Dracula by Sid Jacobson ★★
  • Mr Bliss by J.R.R. Tolkien ★★
  • Who Knows Where It Goes by Lawrence Block ★★
  • What Does the Fox Say? by Ylvis ★★
  • One Thousand Dollars A Word by Lawrence Block ★★
  • The Ice Is Singing by Jane Rogers ★
  • Frenchtown Summer by Robert Cormier ★
  • Farewell, My Lovely (Penguin Readers Level 4) by Derek Strange ★ (my review)
  • Home Land by Sam Lipsyte ★
  • Total: ~7629 pages

    1
    Nov

    October Reading

    by Tony in Monthly Reading

    Non-Fiction:

    Fiction (Series):

    Fiction (Non-Series):

  • The Year of the Hare by Arto Paasilinna ★★★★
  • The Rag and Bone Shop by Robert Cormier ★★★★
  • The Limit by Riikka Pulkkinen ★★★★
  • A Spy in the House of Love by Anaïs Nin ★★★★
  • Platform by Michel Houellebecq ★★★
  • How to Talk to Girls at Parties by Neil Gaiman ★★★
  • Dr Ragab’s Universal Language by Robert Twigger ★★★
  • Gabriel’s Gift by Hanif Kureishi ★★★
  • Total: ~5725 pages

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    Oct

    September Reading

    by Tony in Monthly Reading

    Non-Fiction:

    Fiction (Series):

    Fiction (Non-Series):

  • The Snow Goose by Paul Gallico ★★★★★
  • Disgrace by J.M. Coetzee ★★★★★
  • The Sweet Hereafter by Russell Banks ★★★★★
  • Holes (Holes, #1) by Louis Sachar ★★★★★
  • The Unexpected Guest by Agatha Christie ★★★★
  • Overqualified by Joey Comeau ★★★★
  • Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell ★★★★
  • Are You My Mother? by P.D. Eastman ★★★★ (my review)
  • Quartet in Autumn by Barbara Pym ★★★
  • In the Middle of the Night by Robert Cormier ★★★
  • Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans ★★★
  • Fortunately, the Milk . . . by Neil Gaiman ★★★
  • The Book of Proper Names by Amélie Nothomb ★★★
  • The Testament of Mary by Colm Tóibín ★★★
  • Woman in the Dark by Dashiell Hammett ★★
  • Elect Mr. Robinson for a Better World: A Novel by Donald Antrim ★
  • Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys ★
  • The Crying of Lot 49 by Thomas Pynchon ★
  • How Should a Person Be? by Sheila Heti ★
  • Total: ~7078 pages

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    Sep

    August Reading

    by Tony in Monthly Reading

    Non-Fiction:

    Fiction (Series):

    Fiction (Non-Series):

  • Atomised by Michel Houellebecq ★★★★★
  • Stolen by Lucy Christopher ★★★★
  • The Powerbook by Jeanette Winterson ★★★★
  • Lighthousekeeping by Jeanette Winterson ★★★★
  • Close to Spider Man by Ivan E. Coyote ★★★
  • Something Missing by Matthew Dicks ★★★
  • She Nailed a Stake Through His Head: Tales of Biblical Terror by Catherynne M. Valente ★★★
  • The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making (Fairyland, #1) by Catherynne M. Valente ★★★ (my review)
  • The List of Seven (The List of Seven, #1) by Mark Frost ★
  • Plugged by Eoin Colfer ★ (my review)
  • Total: ~6067 pages

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    Aug

    July Reading

    by Tony in Monthly Reading

    Non-Fiction:

    Fiction (Series):

    Fiction (Non-Series):

  • Mr Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan ★★★★★
  • The Phoenix Project: A Novel About IT, DevOps, and Helping Your Business Win by Gene Kim ★★★★
  • The Character of Rain by Amélie Nothomb ★★★★
  • Sputnik Sweetheart by Haruki Murakami ★★★★
  • Attachments by Rainbow Rowell ★★★★
  • Tuck Everlasting by Natalie Babbitt ★★★
  • Annie on My Mind by Nancy Garden ★★★
  • The Summer Without Men by Siri Hustvedt ★★★
  • Total: ~6790 pages

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    Jul

    June Reading

    by Tony in Monthly Reading

    Non-Fiction:

    Fiction (Series):

    Fiction (Non-Series):

  • The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman ★★★★★
  • Muinasjutud Õpime Inglise Keelt by Joanna Zarańska ★★★★ (my review)
  • Fizzlebert Stump: The Boy Who Ran Away from the Circus by A.F. Harrold ★★★
  • Total: ~6903 pages