Monday, December 31, 2007

Books read 2007

1. The Plato Papers by Peter Ackroyd
2. East of Eden by John Steinbeck
3. The Trial by Franz Kafka
4. Petersburg by Andre Bely
5. Street of Crocodiles by Bruno Schulz
6. Metamorphosis and Other Stories by Franz Kafka
7. The Accompanist by Nina Berberova
8. Under Western Eyes by Joseph Conrad
9. Dubliners by James Joyce
10 Exile and the Kingdom by Albert Camus
11. Amerika by Franz Kafka
12. The Pearl by John Steinbeck
13. The Power and the Glory by Graham Greene
14. The Tales of Ivan Belkin by Pushkin
15. The Heart of the Matter by Graham Greene
16. Our Man in Havana by Graham Greene
17. Aimex-vous Brahms... by Francoise Sagan
18. Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert
19. The Best Short Stories by Rudyard Kipling
20. Titus Groan by Mervyn Peake
21. Lord Emsworth Acts for the Best by P.G. Wodehouse
22. Gormenghast by Mervyn Peake
23. The Catcher in the Rye by J.D.Salinger
24. Titus Alone by Mervyn Peake
25. The Return of Philip Lationowicz by Miroslav Krelza
26. Selected Stories by Anton Chekhov
27. A Sentimental Education by Gustave Flaubert
28. The High Window by Raymond Chandler
29. The Age of Reason by Jean-Paul Sartre
30. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
31. Goodbye to Berlin by Christopher Isherwood
32. Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters and Seymour: an Introduction by J.D. Salinger
33. The Repreive by Jean-Paul Sartre
34. Iron in the Soul by Jean-Paul Sartre
35. Cat & Mouse by Gunter Grass
36. The Tin Drum by Gunter Grass
37. Candide by Voltaire
38. Fruits of the Earth by Andre Gide
39. The Blood of Others by Simone de Beauvoir
40. Trouble is my business by Raymond Chandler
41. Life A User's Manual by Georges Perec
42. The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler
43. Scoop by Evelyn Waugh
44. Life and Fate by Vasily Grossman
45. The House on the Embankment by Yuri Trifinov
46. Story of a Life by Konstantin Paustovsky
47. Franny and Zooey by J.D.Salinger
48. The Madhouse by Aklexander Zinoviev
49. Around the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne
50. Koba the Dread by Martin Amis
51. Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle
52. Imposture by Benjamin Markovitz
53. Mr Pye by Mervyn Peake
54. Slaughterhouse 5 by Kurt Vonnegut
55. Selected Tales by Edgar Allan Poe
56. Roseanna by Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo
57. Three Men in a Boat by Jerome K. Jerome
58. The Little Man from Archangel by Georges Simenon
59. The Steppe and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov
60. Jailbird by Kurt Vonnegut
61. No Country for Old Men by Cormac McCarthy
62. A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess
63. All the Pretty Horses by Cormac McCarthy
64. Saturday by Ian McEwan
65. The Crossing by Cormac MacCarthy
66. The Immoralist by Andre Gide
67. The Castle in the Forest by Norman Mailer
68. A Hero's Daughter by Andrei Makine
69. Faceless Killers by Henning Mankell
70. A Life's Music by Andrei Makine
71. The Dogs of Riga by Henning Mankell
72. The Woman who Waited by Andrei Makine
73. The Man who went up in Smoke by Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo
74. Maigret and the Idle Burglar by Georges Simenon
75. The Madman of Bergerac by Georges Simenon
76. The Secret Agent by Joseph Conrad
77. Cities of the Plain by Cormac McCarthy
78. The Black Madonna by Doris Lessing
79. The Road by Cormac McCarthy


Anonymous said...

wow! quite an achievement!

simon quicke said...

Thank you - but as my wife keeps telling me this is not a competition.