Reading List 2017

Goodreads Reading Challenge: 73 /50 -> Completed


Kate Grenville – The Idea of Perfection
Mary Beard – SPQR. A History of Ancient Rome
Alan Cumming – Not My Father’s Son
Margaret Atwood – The Handmaid’s Tale
M. L. Stedman – The Light Between Oceans
John Wyndham – The Chrysalids
Bill Bryson – The Road to Little Dribbling. More Notes From a Small Island


Paulo Coelho – The Spy
Robert Galbraith – The Silkworm
Amelia Freer -Eat. Nourish. Glow
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie – Americanah
Rick Riordan – Magnus Chase and the Sword of Summer
Jo Baker – Longbourn


Eleanor Catton – The Rehearsal
Mikhail Bulgakov – Master and Margarita
Karel Capek – The War with the Newts
Katharina Winkler – Blauschmuck
Carlos Ruiz Zafón – Die Stadt der Lichter (The City of Lights – not yet released in English)


Max Frisch – Sketchbooks 1966-1971
Julian Fellowes – Belgravia
Madeleine Roux – Asylum
Betty Smith – A Tree Growns in Brooklyn
Emily St. John Mandel – Station Eleven
Georges Perec – Void


Mark Gatiss – The Vesuvius Club (Lucifer Box #1)
John le Carré – The Night Manager
Sophia Amoruso – #GIRLBOSS
Paolo Giordano – The Solitude of Prime Numbers
Richard Flanagan  – Gould’s Book of Fish
Lauren Graham – Someday, Someday, Maybe
Margaret Atwood – Hag-Seed
J. G. Ballard – High-Rise
Giulia Enders – Gut: The Inside Story of Our Most Underrated Organ


Donna Tartt – The Goldfinch
Lauren Weisberger – Revenge Wears Prada
Ira Levin – A Kiss Before Dying
Simon Beckett – Der Totenfang (The Restless Dead)
Susan Sontag – On Photography
Anuschka Rees – The Curated Closet


Eimear McBride – The Lesser Bohemians
William Davis, M. D. – Wheat Belly
Jun’ichiro Tanizaki – The Makioka Sisters
Cherie Priest – Boneshaker
Edgar Allan Poe – Short Stories
Paullina Simons – The Bronze Horseman (Re-Read)
Miranda Hart – Is it just me?


Nick Hornby – The Polysyllabic Spress
Paullina Simons – Tatiana and Alexander
David Mitchell – The Bone Clocks
Howard Jacobson – Shylock is my Name
Yaa Gyasi – Homegoing
F. Scott Fitzgerald – The Last Tycoon
Daniel Speck – Bella Germania


Kate Atkinson – Life After Life
Arundhati Roy – The God of Small Things
Chuck Palahniuk – Survivor
DNF // Paullina Simons – The Summer Garden
Sten Nadolny – Er oder Ich (Him or Me)


Joanne Harris – Das verbotene Haus (Gentlemen and Players)
Philipp K. Dick – The Man in the High Castle
Paula Hawkins – The Girl on the Train
Patrick Ness – The Rest of Us Just Live Here
Margret Atwood – The Blind Assassin
D. H. Lawrence – Lady Chatterley’s Lover


John Corey Whaley – Where Things Come Back
Bill Bryson – Not From a Big Country
Anne Sebba – Les Parisiennes. How Women of Paris Lived, Loved, and Died in the 1940s
Jon Krakauer – Into Thin Air
Anne Sebba – That Woman. The Life of Wallis Simpson, Duchess of Windsor.


Robyn Davidson – Tracks
Carine McCandless – The Wild Truth
Peter Hoeg – The Susan Effect
Peter Frankopan – The Silk Roads. A New History of the World
Samuel Beckett – Auswahl in einem Band (Extracts in one Volume)