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The Book Backlog (update 4)

04 Feb

Status: 26 books read and 4 books left to read before new purchase.

I was allowed to purchase 2 new books and i used 1 credit to buy Lolita, by Vladimir Nabokov. 1 Credit left.

The Backlog list

Kindle edition
Fiction

  1. Hard Boiled Wonderland And The End of The World, by Haruki Murakami
  2. 1Q84, by Haruki Murakami
  3. Snowdrops, by A.D. Miller
  4. The Sense of an Ending, by Julian Barnes
  5. Ender’s Game: Ender Series: Book One , by Orson Scott Card
  6. Black Lung Captain, by Chris Wooding
  7. The Windup Girl, by Paolo Bacigalupi
  8. Rashomon and Seventeen Other Stories, by
  9. Room, by Emma Donoghue
  10. A Game of Thrones, by George R.R Martin
  11. Clash of Kings, by George R.R Martin
  12. The Way We Live Now, by Anthony Trollope
  13. Lolita, by Vladimir Nabokov

Non-Fiction

  1. Operation Mincemeat, by Ben Macintyre
  2. Bank 2.0: How Customer Behaviour and Technology Will Change The Future of Financial Services, by Brett King
  3. Crisis Economics: A Crash Course in the Future of Finance, By Nouriel Roubini
  4. Byzantium: The Surprising Life of a Medieval Empire, by Judith Herrin
  5. The Party: The Secret World of China’s Communist Rules, by Richard Mcgregor
  6. River Town: Two Years on the Yangtze, by Peter Hessler
  7. Shadow of the Silk Road, by Colin Thurbon
  8. The Making of Modern Britain, by Andrew Marr
  9. With The Old Breed, by Eugene B.Sledge
  10. Havana Nocturne, by T.J. English
  11. The Essential Bertrand Russel Collection, by Bertrand Russel
  12. History of Western Philosophy, by Bertrand Russel
  13. Unit Operations: An Approach to Videogame Criticism, by Ian Bogost
  14. Homicide: A Year On The Killing Streets, by David Simon
  15. Economix: How and why our economy works, by Michael Goodwin, Dan E.Burr
  16. Man’s Search for Meaning, by Viktor E.Frankl
  17. The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, by Stephen R.Covey

Paperback/Hardback edition
Non-fiction

  1. Born To Run, by Christopher McDougall
  2. Once A Runner, by John L.Parker JR.
  3. The Fate of Africa: A History of Fifty Years of Independence, by Martin Meredith
  4. After The Prophet, by Lesley Hazleton
  5. Puskas On Puskas, by Ferenc Puskas
  6. What The Dog Saw, by Malcolm Gladwell
  7. Hitler’s Willing Executionaries, by Daniel Jonah Goldhagen
  8. We wish to inform you that tomorrow we will be killed with our families, by Philip Gourevitch
  9. The World Cup’s Strangest Moments, by Peter Sheddon
  10. Fermat’s Last Theorem, by Simon Singh
  11. Hitler’s Empire, by Mark Mazower
  12. What i talk about when i talk about running, by Haruki Murakami
  13. The Myth of Sisyphus, by Albert Camus
  14. A long way gone: Memoirs of a child soldier, by Ishmael Beah
  15. Money (Art of Living), by Eric Lonergan
  16. The Gate, by Francois Bizot
  17. Pompei: The Life of a Roman Town, by Mary Beard
  18. Fast Food Nation: What the All-American Meal is doing to the World, by Eric Schlosser
  19. Massoud: An Intimate Portrait of the Legendary Afghan Leader, by Marcela Grad
  20. The Diving-Bell and the Butterfly, by Jean Dominique-Bauby

Fiction

  1. Fahrenheit 451, by Ray Bradburn
  2. Baudolino, by Umberto Eco
  3. Burnt Shadows, by Kamila Shamsie
  4. The Book Thief, by Markus Zusak
  5. A Quiet Belief in Angels, by R.J. Ellory
  6. Say You’Re One of Them, by Uwem Akpan
  7. Brave New World, by Aldous Huxley
  8. The Fall, by Albert Camus
  9. Small Island, by Andrea Levy
  10. Brideshead Revisited, by Evelyn Waugh
  11. Battle Royale, by Koushun Takami
  12. Everything Illuminated, by Safran Foer
  13. The Bookseller of Kabul, by Asne Seierstad
  14. Uncle Petros and Goldbach’s Theorem, by Apostolos Doxiadis
  15. Mister Pip, by Lloyd James
  16. The Complete Stories Vol. I, by Isaac Asimov
  17. 2001: A Space Odyssey, by Arthur C. Clarke
  18. The Black Dahlia, by James Ellroy
  19. American Tabloid, by James Ellroy
  20. The Venus Fix, by M.J.Rose
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Posted by on February 4, 2013 in Books

 

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2 responses to “The Book Backlog (update 4)

  1. jameswharris

    February 4, 2013 at 16:58

    What did you think of The Way We Live Now by Trollope? It’s one of my favorites.

     
  2. Costas Taliadoros

    February 4, 2013 at 17:13

    Absolutely loved it! One of the best books i’ve read in 2012.

    https://costastaliadoros.wordpress.com/2012/12/21/books-in-2012/

     

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