Thursday, 25 August 2016

books read in 2016 that i have said nothing about.

In an attempt to start writing again, I need to have a clean slate (yeah I know I said the same in June, here's to a second try). So, a list of all the books I have said nothing about:

  • Wolf Hall (2009) by Hilary Mantel (UK, Man Booker): ❤︎!
  • the House of Ulloa (1886) by Emilia Pardo Bazan (Spain, 1001 books): 3
  • Bring Up the Bodies (2012) by Hilary Mantel (UK, Man Booker): 5
  • Black Ice (1992) by Michael Connelly (USA): 4
  • the Nest (2016) by Cynthia d'Asprix Sweeney (USA): 2+
  • Last Rituals (2005) by Yrsa Sigurdardottir (Iceland): 3+
  • Portnoy's Complaint (1969) by Philip Roth (USA, 1001 books):  3+
  • Pastoralia (2000) by George Saunders (USA, 1001 books): 4
  • My Soul to Take (2006) by Yrsa Sigurdardottir (Iceland): 4
  • Ashes to Dust (2007) by Yrsa Sigurdardottir (Iceland): 4
  • the Day is Dark (2008) by Yrsa Sigurdardottir (Iceland): 4
  • the Natural Way of Things (2015) by Charlotte Wood (Australia): ❤︎!
  • All That Man Is (2016) by David Szalay (UK, Man Booker): 4+
  • Barkskins (2016) by Annie Proulx (USA): 3+
  • the Girls (2016) by Emma Cline (USA): 3-
  • Things Fall Apart (1958) by Chinua Achebe (Nigeria, 1001 books): 4+
  • the Summer Book (1972) by Tove Jansson (Finland, 1001 books): ❤︎!
  • Homegoing (2016) by Yaa Gyasi (Ghana): ❤︎!
  • My Name Is Lucy Barton (2016) by Elizabeth Strout (USA, Man Booker): 4+ 
Books not yet translated to English
  • Tellemarck (2015) by Morten Øien (Norway): 5
  • De urolige (2015) by Linn Ullmann (Norway): 5-
  • Adresse Alberta (2016) by Victoria Bø (Norway): 3
  • Slik skal vi velge våre ofre (2015) av Bjørn Vatne (Norway): 4+
  • Neljäntienristeys (2012) by Tommi Kinnunen (Finland): ❤︎!
  • Eneste (2016) by Silje Aasnes Furulund (Norway): 3
  • Anna og kjærligheten (2016) by Birger Emanuelsen: 4+ 

1 comment:

  1. Det enkle er ofte det beste! Oppsummeringen din er herved adoptert til de periodene skrivegnisten ikke er på høyde med lesemengden :)

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