Reading List 2016

Read: 71 (Goodreads Challenge: 50 -> COMPLETED)

January:

Jay Parini – Ein russischer Sommer (The Last Station)
Thomas Hardy – Tess
Tara Palmer-Tomkinson & Sharon Marshall – Der Club der bösen Mädchen (The naughty girl’s guide to life)
Carl Frode Tiller – Kennen sie diesen Mann?
Carolly Erickson – Königin Victoria (Queen Victoria)
Arthur Conan Doyle – Die Abenteuer von Sherlock Holmes (The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes)

February:

Shirley Jackson – We have always lived in the Castle
Kate Chopin – A Pair of Silk Stockings
Stephen King – Shining
Sebastian Faulks – Birdsong
Justin Richards – Doctor Who: Time Lord Fairy Tales

March:

Vladimir Nabokov – Lolita
Leo Tolstoi – Anna Karenina
Rainbow Rowell – Fangirl
Roald Dahl – James and the Giant Peach
Margaret Mitchell – Vom Winde verweht (Gone with the Wind)

April:

Kirsty Logan – The Gracekeepers
Benedict Wells – Vom Ende der Einsamkeit
Dodie Smith – I Capture the Castle
Jenny Erpenbeck – Gehen, Ging, Gegangen
Lukas Bärfuss – Koala

May:

Eleanor Catton – Die Gestirne (The Luminaries]
Mark Haddon – The Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
Caitlin Moran – How to be a Woman
Karl-Ove Knausgaard – Sterben (My Fight #1)

June:

John O’Farell – An Utterly Impartial History of Britain or 2000 Years of Upper Class Idiots in Charge
Barney Norris – Five Rivers Met on a Wooded Plain
Chester Himes – A Rage in Harlem
Ian Doescher – William Shakespeare’s Star Wars. Verily, a New Hope
John Fowles – The Collector

July:

Khaled Hosseini – And the Mountains Echoed
Richard Yates – Revolutionary Road
Sarah J. Maas – Throne of Glass
Graeme Simsion – The Rosie Effect
Lauren Oliver – Rooms
Rainbow Rowell – Attachments
Laline Paull – The Bees
Nicola Yoon – Everything, Everything

August:

Maria Semple – Where’d you go, Bernadette
Ali Smith – The Accidental
Jesse Burton – The Miniaturist
Amy Bloom – Lucky Us
Naomi Woods – Mrs. Hemingway
Junot Díaz – The Brief and Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
Patrick Ness – The Knife of Never Letting Go

September:

W. Somerset Maugham – The Narrow Corner
Amy Poehler – Yes Please!
Hannah Kent – Burial Rites
Matthew Quick – Forgive me, Leonard Peacock.
Louise O’Neill – Asking for it
Constanze Vollhardt – Dresdner Fürstenfluch

October:

Kirsty Logan – The Rental Heart and other Fairytales
Emma Cline – The Girls
Sarah Kuttner – 180° Meer
Elena Ferrante – My Brilliant Friend
Patrick Ness – The Ask and the Answer
Nail Gaiman – The Ocean at the End of the Lane
Stephen King – Doctor Sleep

November:

Gabriel Garcia Marquez – One Hundred Years of Solitude
Becky Chambers – The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet
Lena Dunham – Not That Kind of Girl
Emma Gannon – Ctrl, Alt, Delete. How I Grew Up Online
Ruta Sepetys – Between Shades of Grey
Morgan Matson – Second Chance Summer

December:

Patrick Ness – Monsters of Men
Malala Yousafzai – I am Malala
Jojo Moyes – Me before YouLemony Snicket – The Bad Beginning
David Malouf – Harland’s Half Acre
Stephen Collins – The Gigantic Beard that was Evil
Jonathan Cott – Susan Sontag. The Rolling Stones Interview