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Fifty Books

I didn't set out to do the 50 book challenge and am rather late to the party. I joined this com some weeks ago but never seemed to get around to posting my books - but here's my list so far this year with ratings and links to reviews on goodreads, where they exist (I'm a little behind on that, too).

1. Nikolski - 5*
2. The Bird Room - 4*
3. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time - 5*
4. Good Omens - 3*
5. Chocolat - 2*
6. Doctor Who: The Scarlet Empress - 4*
7. Dr. Who: Timeless - 1*
8. John the Revelator - 5*
9. Doctor Who: Sick Building - 1*
10. Burial - 4*
11. About the Author - 5*
12. The Reincarnationist - 1*
13.The Elegance of the Hedgehog - 4*
14.Reeves and Mortimer - 3*
The Dead of Summer - unfinished
15.Introduction to Permaculture - 4*.
16.Gaia - 2*.
17.Glover’s Mistake - 3*
18.Captain Corelli's Mandolin - 2*
19. Far North - 3*
20. Loser’s Town - 4*
21. Map of the Invisible World - 2*
22.Solo - 5*
23.Cloud Atlas - 3*
24.Tokyo Cancelled- 1*
25.The Edible Container Garden - 5*
26.The New Life - 4*
27.The Whole Day Through - 2*
28. Jeff in Venice/Death in Varanasi - 2*
29.As Meat Loves Salt - 5*
30.The Immigrant - 4*
32.How to Paint a Dead Man - 4*
32.The Street Philosopher - 5*
33.The Reinvention of Ivy Brown - 2*
34.Cold Earth - 3*
35.Baking Cakes in Kigali - 1*
36.White is for Witching - 3*
37.Time to eat the dog? - 2*
38.The Vintner’s Luck - 2*
39.The Set Up - 1*
40.Security - 3*
41.The Graveyard Book - 4*
42.The Harrowing - 2*
43.The Swansong of Wilbur McCrum - 4*
44.Candy Everybody Wants - 4*
45.The Last Town On Earth - 4*
46.The End of Mr Y - 3*
47.Amulet - 2*
48.84 Charing Cross Rd - 5*
49.Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell - 4*
50.Dr Ragab’s Universal Language - 3*
51.Breath - 4*
52.The Thirteenth Tale - 4*
53.Makers - 2*
54. Air - 4*
55. The Gates - 4*
56. The Bradshaw Variations - 3*
57.Day After Night - 2*
58. The Shadow of the Wind - 5*
59.The Cry of the Sloth - 4*
60.The Vegetarian Option - 5*
61.Withnail and I - 5*
62.The Einstein Intersection - 2*
63.On Chesil Beach- 4*
64.The Lovely Bones - 4*
65. Vineland - 5*
66.The Road - 5*

I'm currently reading Special Topics in Calamity Physics by Marisha Pessel, The Guernsey Literary (etc) and Madame Verona by Dimitri Verhulst - anyone read/reading those? Thoughts...?
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