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I didn't make it 50 this year

Not very good year in reading this year. I had very slow start and didn't finish many books. But here are the ones I did read and finish this year.

1. Jose Saramago - Seeing
2. Alan Brennert - Moloka'i
3. Aldous Huxley - Brave new World
4. Damon Galgut - The good doctor
5. Haruki Murakami - The wind-up bird chronicle
6. Lora Ladvik - Angry housewives eating Bon-Bons
7. Kate Maloy - Every last Cukoo
8. Emma Donoghue - Slammerkin
9. Gunter Grass - Cat and Mouse
10. Claire Cook - Life's a beach
11. Mark Twain - Diary of Adam and Eve
12. Tom Robbins - Even cowgirls get the blues
13. Malene Sheppard Skaerved - Dietrich (n/f)
14. Mary Shelley - Frankenstein
15. Stephenie Meyer - Twilight
16. Stephenie Meyer - New Moon
17. Nora Ephron - I feel bad about my neck (n/f)
18. Stephenie Meyer - Eclipse
19. Mikhail Bulgakov - The Master and Margarita
20. Ivan Klima - Love and Garbage




and since everybody doing the decades the best books I read in the past decade

2000
Paul Auster - Timbuktu
Elizabeth Strout - Amy & Isabelle
Daphne du Maurier's - Rebecca
John Berendt - Midnight in the Garden of Dood and Evil
Philip Roth - The Human stain

2001
Monica Wood - My only story
Clar Messud - The last life

2002
F. Sionil Jose - The Samsons

2003
Jane Austin - Pride and Prejudice
Jane Austin - Emma
Paul Auster - The book of Illusions
Umberto Eco - Baundolino
Sandra Cisneros - Caramelo
Kurt Vonnegut - Slauter-house-five

2004
Jistein Gaarder - Sophie's world
Albert Camus - The Stranger
David Sedaris - Me talk pretty one day
Jose Saramago - The cave
Myla Goldberg - Bee Season
Charlotte Bronte - Jane Eyre
Douglas Adams - The Hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy

2005
Borislav Pekic - The time of miracles
Ivan Klima - No saints or angels

2006
Barbara Kingsolver - The Poisonwood bible
Brahm Stoker - Dracula
J.K Rowling - Harry Potter series
Zadie Smith - On Beauty

2007
Tom Robbins - Jitterbug Perfume
Clifford Chase - Winkie
Orhan Pamuk - My name is Red
Ruth L. Ozeki - My year of meat
Lisa See - Snow flower and the secret fan
Dorothy Allison - Bastard out of Carolina
Lionel Shriver - We need to talk about Kevin
Haruki Murakami - Norwegian wood
Tom Robbins - Skinny legs and all
Joan Didion - The year of magical thinking (n/f)

2008
Nicole Krauss - The history of love

2009
Haruki Murakami - The wind up bird chronicle
Lora Landvik - Angry housewives eating Bon-Bons
Mikhail Bulgakov - The Master and Margarita
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