Review Index by Author

Below is a complete list of the books we’ve reviewed on Shelf Love, alphabetized by author.

A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, M, N, O, P, Q, R, S, T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z

A
Adams , Poppy : The Sister/The Behaviour of Moths

Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi: Half of a Yellow Sun (Jenny’s review); Half of a Yellow Sun (Teresa’s review)

Adiga , Aravind : The White Tiger

Aeschylus: The Oresteia

Aickman , Robert : Painted Devils , Cold Hand in Mine

Aiken , Joan : Shadows and Moonshine, The Serial Garden

Alain-Fournier: Le Grand Meaulnes (The Lost Estate)

Alcott, Louisa May: An Old-Fashioned Girl, Little Women

Alexander , Caroline : The Bounty: The True Story of the Mutiny on the Bounty

Alexie, Sherman: Flight (audio), The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven

Ali , Monica : In the Kitchen

Allende , Isabel : The House of the Spirits (Teresa’s review) , My Invented Country (audio), The House of the Spirits (Jenny’s review)

Allingham , Margery : Mystery Mile , The Gyrth Chalice MysteryPolice at the Funeral, Sweet Danger, Death of a Ghost, Flowers for the Judge, The Case of the Late Pig , Dancers in Mourning, The Fashion in Shrouds, Traitor’s Purse, Coroner’s Pidgin, More Work for the Undertaker, The Tiger in the Smoke

Ambler, Eric: Journey into Fear

Anderson, Chris (ed.): The Best American Magazine Writing: 2009

Anderson , Laurie Halse : Fever 1793, Catalyst , Speak

Anderson, M. T.: The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing, Vol. 1 (audio), Vol. 2 (audio)

Anonymous (David Ferry, trans.): Gilgamesh (part 1, part 2)

Armstrong, Karen: The Case for God

Aston-Warner, Sylvia: Spinster

Athill, Diana: Stet: An Editor’s Life

Atkinson , Kate : Case Histories (Jenny’s review); Case Histories (audio, Teresa’s review);One Good Turn (Jenny’s review); When Will There Be Good News? (Jenny’s review); Human Croquet ; Behind the Scenes at the Museum (Teresa’s review), One Good Turn (audio, Teresa’s review), When Will There Be Good News? (audio, Teresa’s review),  Emotionally Weird, Behind the Scenes at the Museum (Jenny’s review), Started Early, Took My Dog, Life After Life

Atwood , Margaret : Oryx and Crake (Jenny’s review); Oryx and Crake (audio, Teresa’s review); The Year of the Flood , The Robber Bride (reread), Moral Disorder, The Blind Assassin (reread)

Austen , Jane : Sense and Sensibility (film)Persuasion ; Persuasion (film); Northanger Abbey, Lady Susan

B

Ba, Mariama: So Long a Letter (Une si longue lettre)

Baldwin , James : Go Tell It on the Mountain

Ballard, J.G.: Millennium People

Banville , John : The Untouchable

Barker , Pat : Life Class, The Ghost Road

Barlow , Toby : Sharp Teeth

Barnard, Robert: Out of the Blackout

Barnes, Djuna: Nightwood

Barnes , Julian : Flaubert’s Parrot , The Sense of an Ending, The Pedant in the Kitchen

Barrows , Annie : The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society (audio)

Barry , Sebastian : The Secret Scripture

Bauby, Jean-Dominique: The Diving-Bell and the Butterfly (Le scaphandre et le papillon)

Bawden , Nina : The Peppermint Pig

Beaton, M.C. : Death of a Gossip (audio), Death of a Cad (audio)

Bechdel, Alison: Fun Home (Jenny), Fun Home and Are You My Mother? (Teresa)

Beha, Christopher: What Happened to Sophie Wilder (Teresa); What Happened to Sophie Wilder (Jenny)

Bemelmans , Ludwig : Hotel Bemelmans

Bennett , Alan : The Uncommon Reader (Jenny); The Uncommon Reader (audio; Teresa)

Benson , E.F. : Queen Lucia, Lucia in London, The Collected Ghost Stories of E.F. Benson, Miss Mapp, Mapp and Lucia, Lucia’s Progress

Berendt , John : Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil (audio)

Berger , John : From A to X

Bergreen , Laurence : Marco Polo: From Venice to Xanadu

Bernstein , Paula : Identical Strangers: A Memoir of Twins Separated and Reunited

Berton , Pierre : Arctic Grail

Bester , Alfred : The Stars My Destination

Birdsall , Jeanne : The Penderwicks The Penderwicks of Gardam StreetThe Penderwicks at Point Mouette

Bixby , William : The Impossible Journey of Sir Ernest Shackleton

Black , Benjamin : Christine Falls The Silver Swan (audio)

Blount , Roy, Jr. : Alphabet Juice

Blum, Deborah: Ghost Hunters: William James and the Search for Scientific Proof of Life After Death

Bondurant, Matt: The Wettest County in the World

Bonhoeffer, Dietrich: The Cost of Discipleship

Borg , Marcus : The Meaning of Jesus: Two Visions, The First Christmas

Borges, Jorge Luis: Collected Fictions (part 1) (part 2) (part 3)

Boston , L.M. : The Children of Green Knowe

Bowen , Elizabeth : The Death of the Heart

Boyle, T.C.: Drop City (abandoned)

Boyne, John: The Boy in the Striped Pajamas (audio)

Bradley , Alan : The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie

Braunstein, Sarah: The Sweet Relief of Missing Children

Bray , Libba : A Great and Terrible Beauty

Brontë, Anne: The Tenant of Wildfell Hall, Agnes Grey

Brontë, Charlotte: Shirley, Villette, The Professor

Brontë , Emily : Wuthering Heights (audio)

Brookner, Anita: Hotel Du Lac

Brooks , Geraldine : People of the Book

Brooks, Walter R. : To and Again (Freddy Goes to Florida)

Brown, Peter: The Body and Society

Brownstein, Rachel: Why Jane Austen?

Bryan, Christopher: Siding Star

Buchanan, Cathy Marie: The Day the Falls Stood Still

Buckley , Christopher : Thank You for Smoking

Bulgakov , Mikhail : The Master and Margarita (Jenny’s review);  The Master and Margarita (Teresa’s review)

Bull, Emma: War for the Oaks

Burgess, Anthony: A Clockwork Orange (audio)

Burnett, Frances Hodgson: The Shuttle, The Making of a Marchioness

Butler, Blake: There Is No Year

Butler , Octavia : Fledgling (Teresa’s review); Fledgling (Jenny’s review), Dawn, Parable of the Sower, Parable of the Talents

Byatt , A.S. : The Djinn in the Nightingale’s Eye , The Matisse Stories , The Children’s Book (Teresa), Ragnarok (Teresa), Ragnarok (Jenny), The Children’s Book (Jenny)

Byrd, Richard: Alone

C

Cain , James M. : The Postman Always Rings Twice

Cain, Shannon: The Necessity of Certain Behaviors

Cain, Susan: Quiet

Calvino , Italo : If on a winter’s night a traveler (Jenny’s review), Invisible Cities, Cosmicomics, If on a winter’s night a traveler (Teresa’s review), The Baron in the Trees

Campbell , Susan : Dating Jesus: A Story of Fundamentalism, Feminism, and the American Girl

Capote , Truman : Breakfast at Tiffany’s

Card , Orson Scott : Ender’s Game (audio) , Speaker for the Dead (audio)

Carey , Ernestine Gilbreth : Cheaper by the Dozen (audio)

Carey, Peter: Parrot and Olivier in America

Carson, Anne: Nox

Carter, Angela: The Bloody Chamber

Cathcart, Thomas: Plato and a Platypus Walked into a Bar: Understanding Philosophy Through Jokes

Cather, Willa: The Professor’s House

Caudwell, Sarah: The Sybil in Her Grave

Cervantes, Miguel: Don Quixote (part 1: The Words and the Stories) (part 1: The Madness and the Cruelty) (part 1: Cherchez la Femme) (part 2: Madness, Folly, Lies, and Dreaming) (part 2: Metafictional Monkeyshines) (part 2: “You shall find me a grave man.”)

Chabon , Michael : The Yiddish Policeman’s Union , The Final Solution: A Story of Detection (audio)Maps and Legends , Gentlemen of the Road, Manhood for Amateurs

Chekhov, Anton: The Cherry Orchard

Cherry-Garrard, Apsley: The Worst Journey in the World

Chesterton, G. K: The Man Who Was Thursday (audio)

Chevalier , Tracy : The Lady and the Unicorn

Chopin , Kate : The Awakening

Ciuraru, Carmela: Nom de Plume

Clark, Kelly James (ed.): Abraham’s Children

Clarke , Susanna : Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell (audio)

Coetzee , J.M. : Summertime , Disgrace (audio)

Collins, Francis: The Language of God

Collins , Paul : The Book of William: How Shakespeare’s First Folio Conquered the World , Duel with the Devil

Collins, Warwick: The Sonnets

Collins, Wilkie: Armadale, The Woman in White (reread), No Name

Colquhoun , Keith : The Economist Book of Obituaries

Colwin , Laurie : Shine On, Bright and Dangerous Object Passion and Affect , Home Cooking, Family Happiness, Happy All the Time

Condé, Maryse: I, Tituba, Black Witch of Salem… (Moi, Tituba, sorcière noire de Salem…)

Cone, Libby: War on the Margins

Connolly, John: Nocturnes

Conrad , Barnaby : 101 Best Scenes Ever Written

Constantine, K.C.: The Rocksburg Railroad Murders

Cooper, Susan: The Dark is Rising

Cox , Michael : The Meaning of Night (Teresa’s review); The Glass of Time (Teresa’s review); The Meaning of Night (Jenny’s review); The Oxford Book of Ghost Stories; The Glass of Time (Jenny’s review)

Craven, Margaret: I Heard the Owl Call My Name

Crompton, Richmal: Family Roundabout

Cron, Ian Morgan: Chasing Francis

Crossan, John Dominic: The First Christmas

Crowley , John : Little, Big (Jenny) , The Solitudes, Love and Sleep, Daemonomania, Little, Big (Teresa), Endless Things, Lord Byron’s Novel: The Evening Land, The Translator

D

Dangarembga, Tsitsi: Nervous Conditions

Daniels, Roger: Guarding the Golden Door

Danticat, Edwidge: Breath, Eyes, Memory

Dasgupta, Rana: Solo

Datlow , Ellen : Snow White, Blood Red

D’Aulaire, Edgar and Ingri: The D’Aulaires’ Book of Norse Myths, The D’Aulaires’ Book of Greek Myths

de Assis, Machado: The Posthumous Memoirs of Brás Cubas, Dom Casmurro (part 1), Dom Casmurro (part 2)

de Caussade, Jean-Pierre, The Sacrament of the Present Moment

de Kretzer , Michelle : The Lost Dog

Delafield, E.M.: The Diary of a Provincial Lady

Delillo, Don: White Noise

del Toro , Guillermo : The Strain

de Waal, Edmund: The Hare With Amber Eyes

Dennys, Joyce: Henrietta’s War

Dermansky, Marcy: Bad Marie

Desai, Anita: The Artist of Disappearance

Diaz, Junot: This Is How You Lose Her

DiCamillo , Kate : The Tale of Despereaux

Dickens , Charles : Our Mutual Friend (film) Bleak House , Bleak House (film), Nicholas Nickleby

Dickens, Monica: Mariana

Didion , Joan : The Year of Magical Thinking

Dinesen , Isak : Out of Africa

Dirda , Michael : Classics for Pleasure

Doctorow, E.L.: Billy Bathgate

Dong-hwa, Kim: The Color of Earth

Dos Passos, John: The 42nd Parallel

Doyle, Arthur Conan: A Study in Scarlet, The Sign of FourThe Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

Dreiser, Theodore: Sister Carrie

Du Bois, W. E. B.: The Souls of Black Folk

Duong Thu Huong: Paradise of the Blind

Dumas, Alexandre (fils): The Count of Monte Cristo

du Maurier , Daphne : Don’t Look Now Jamaica Inn (Jenny), My Cousin Rachel, The Doll: The Lost Short Stories, Jamaica Inn (Teresa)

Duncan, Glen: The Last Werewolf

Dundy, Elaine: The Dud Avocado

Dunnett , Dorothy : House of Niccolò , Niccolò Rising , King Hereafter, The Game of KingsQueens’ Play, The Disorderly Knights, Pawn in Frankincense, The Ringed Castle 

Duras, Marguerite: The Lover (L’Amant)

Dusi , Isabella : Vanilla Beans and Brodo

E

Eager, Edward: Half Magic (audio)

Eco , Umberto : Foucault’s Pendulum , The Prague Cemetery, The Name of the Rose 

Eddings, David: The Belgariad, Part I,

Edwards , Kim : The Memory Keeper’s Daughter

Egan , Jennifer : The Keep

Eggers , Dave : What Is the What? (audio)The Circle 

Ehrman, Bart: Forged

Eliot, George: The Mill on the Floss(Teresa’s review); The Mill on the Floss (Jenny’s review)

Ellis, Alice Thomas: The Inn at the Edge of the World

Ellroy , James : L.A. Confidential

Endo, Shusaku: Silence (Jenny’s review); Silence (Teresa’s review), Deep River, Kiku’s Prayer

Enger , Leif : So Brave, Young, and Handsome (audio)

English, Isobel: Every Eye

Enright, Anne: The Gathering, The Forgotten Waltz

Ephron, Nora: Heartburn

Erdrich, Louise: Love Medicine, The Painted Drum (audio), The Beet Queen , The Plague of Doves

Ernaux, Annie: A Woman’s Story (Une femme)

Eugenides , Jeffrey : Middlesex , The Marriage Plot (audio)

Evans, Justin: The White Devil

F

Fadiman , Anne : Ex Libris

Faulkner, William: As I Lay Dying

Faulks, Sebastian: Birdsong

Favorite, Eileen: The Heroines

Fermor, Patrick Leigh: A Time of Gifts

Ferrari-Adler , Jenni : Alone In the Kitchen With an Eggplant

Fforde, Jasper: Shades of Grey

Fine, Cordelia: Delusions of Gender

Fink, Sheri: Five Days at Memorial

Fisher, Dorothy Canfield: The Home-Maker

Fitzgerald , F. Scott : The Great Gatsby (audio)

Fitzgerald , Penelope : Offshore

Fleming , Peter : One’s Company , News from Tartary, Brazilian Adventure

Fletcher, Susan: Corrag

Flynn, Gillian: Gone Girl, Sharp Objects

Foer, Jonathan Safran: Everything Is Illuminated

Follett , Ken : The Pillars of the Earth

Ford, Ford Madox: Some Do Not…, No More Parades, A Man Could Stand Up–, The Last Post (Parade’s End, vol 1-4)

Ford , Mackenzie : Gifts of War

Forester , C.S. : Beat to Quarters

Forster, E. M.: Howard’s End (reread)

Foulds , Adam : The Quickening Maze

Fox, Kate: Watching the English

Fraction, Matt: Hawkeye: My Life as a Weapon

Fraser, George MacDonald: Flashman

Freedman, David H.: Wrong

Fry, Stephen: The Ode Less Travelled

Furst , Alan : The Spies of Warsaw, The World at Night, Mission to Paris

G

Gaiman , Neil : The Absolute Sandman, vol. 3 The Graveyard Book The Absolute Sandman, vol. 4 , Mr. Punch , Coraline (film),Neverwhere (film), Fragile Things

Garner, Helen: The Spare Room

Gaskell , Elizabeth : Cranford North and South, Wives and Daughters , Wives and Daughters (film)

Gavalda, Anna: French Leave

Gawande, Atul: Complications: A Surgeon’s Notes on an Imperfect Science (audio), Better: A Surgeon’s Notes on Performance

Gee, Sue: The Mysteries of Glass

Ghosh, Amitav: Sea of Poppies, River of Smoke

Gibbons , Dave : Watchman

Gibbons, Stella: Cold Comfort Farm

Gibson , Tanya Egan : How to Buy a Love of Reading

Gibson, William: Neuromancer

Gilbert , R.A. : The Oxford Book of Ghost Stories

Gilbreth , Frank : Cheaper by the Dozen (audio)

Gladstone, Brooke: The Influencing Machine

Glass, Julia: The Widower’s Tale

Glass, Lisa: Prince Rupert’s Teardrop

Glauser, Friedrich: In Matto’s Realm

Gopnik, Adam: Paris to the Moon

Gordon, Jaimy: Lord of Misrule

Goudge , Elizabeth : Linnets and Valerians , The Little White Horse, Island Magic, The Bird in the Tree (Jenny’s review), Pilgrim’s Inn (The Herb of Grace), The Heart of the Family, Green Dolphin Country, The Bird in the Tree (Teresa’s review)

Gracq, Julien: Le roi pecheur (The Fisher King)

Grandin , Temple : Animals Make Us Human (audio)

Grann, David: The Lost City of Z

Grant, Linda: We Had It So Good

Graves, Robert: I, Claudius

Green , Henry : Loving

Greene , Graham : The Heart of the Matter , The End of the Affair

Greer , Andrew Sean : The Story of a Marriage

Gregory , Philippa : The Boleyn Inheritance

Griffin , John Howard : Black Like Me

Grimes, Martha: The Train Now Departing

Groff , Lauren : The Monsters of Templeton

Gruen , Sara : Water for Elephants (audio)

H

Haddawy, Husein (trans) and Muhsin Mahdi (ed.): The Arabian Nights

Haig, Matt: The Radleys

Hall, Sarah: The Beautiful Indifference, How to Paint a Dead Man

Hammesfahr, Petra: The Lie

Hand, Elizabeth: Mortal Love

Hanif , Mohammed : A Case of Exploding Mangoes

Harding, Georgina: Painter of Silence

Hardy , Thomas : Far from the Madding Crowd , Jude the Obscure, The Return of the Native, The Mayor of Casterbridge, The Well-Beloved, Under the Greenwood Tree

Harkness, Deborah: A Discovery of Witches

Harris , Joanne : Gentlemen and Players (audio)

Harrison, Jim: The English Major

Harrod-Eagles , Cynthia : The Founding (Morland Dynasty #1), The Dark Rose (Morland Dynasty #2), The Princeling (Morland Dynasty #3), The Oak Apple (Morland Dynasty #4), The Black Pearl (Morland Dynasty #5), The Long Shadow (Morland Dynasty #6) , The Chevalier (Morland Dynasty #7), The Maiden (Morland Dynasty #8) , The Flood-Tide (Morland Dynasty #9) , The Tangled Thread (Morland Dynasty #10), The Emperor (Morland Dynasty #11) , The Victory (Morland Dynasty #12), The Regency (Morland Dynasty #13), The Campaigners (Morland Dynasty #14), The Reckoning (Morland Dynasty #15), The Devil’s Horse (Morland Dynasty #16), The Poison Tree (Morland Dynasty #17), The Abyss (Morland Dynasty #18), The Hidden Shore (Morland Dynasty #19), The Winter Journey (Morland Dynasty #20), The Outcast (Morland Dynasty #21), The Mirage (Morland Dynasty #22), The Cause (Morland Dynasty #23), The Homecoming (Morland Dynasty #24), The Question (Morland Dynasty #25), The Dream Kingdom (Morland Dynasty #26), The Restless Sea (Morland Dynasty #27), The White Road (Morland Dynasty #28), The Burning Roses (Morland Dynasty #29), The Measure of Days (Morland Dynasty #30), The Foreign Field (Morland Dynasty #31), The Fallen Kings (Morland Dynasty #32), The Dancing Years (Morland Dynasty #33), The Winding Road (Morland Dynasty #34)

Hartley, L. P.: The Go-Between

Hartnett , Sonya : Surrender, Thursday’s Child

Harvey , Samantha : The Wilderness

Harwood , John : The Ghost Writer, The Seance

Hawking , Stephen : The Universe in a Nutshell

Hawkins, Alis: Testament

Hay, Daisy: Young Romantics

Hays, Mary: Memoirs of Emma Courtney

Head, Bessie: A Question of Power

Hébert , Anne : Kamouraska

Heinlein , Robert : Citizen of the Galaxy

Heller, Zoe: What Was She Thinking? Notes on a Scandal

Hemingway , Ernest : The Sun Also Rises, A Moveable Feast

Hessler , Peter : Oracle Bones

Hesterman, Oran: Fair Food

Heyer , Georgette : Cotillion (Jenny’s review), A Civil Contract, Cotillion (Teresa’s review)

Hiaasen, Carl: Star Island

Higashino, Keigo: The Devotion of Suspect X

Highsmith, Patricia: The Glass Cell

Hill , Joe : Heart-Shaped Box , Twentieth-Century Ghosts, NOS4A2

Hill, Reginald: The Woodcutter

Hill , Susan : The Various Haunts of Men

Hinchcliffe, Sally: Out of a Clear Sky

Hoban, Russell: The Mouse and His Child

Hochgatterer, Paulus: The Sweetness of Life

Høeg, Peter: Smilla’s Sense of Snow

Hoffmann, E.T.A.: Weird Tales, vol. 1, The Golden Pot

Holmqvist , Ninni : The Unit

Homer: The Iliad, (Books 1-8), (Books 9-16), (Books 17-24); The Odyssey, (books 1-12), (books 13-24)

Hopkirk , Peter : Foreign Devils on the Silk Road , Trespassers on the Roof of the World, Like Hidden Fire, The Great Game

Horn, Stacy: Waiting for My Cats to Die

Hornbacher , Marya : Madness: A Bipolar Life

Hornby , Nick : Slam , About a Boy , Juliet, Naked, The Polysyllabic Spree

Hougan, Carolyn: Shooting in the Dark , The Romeo Flag

Houston, Jeanne Wakatsuki and James D.: Farewell to Manzanar

Howe , Katherine : The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane

Hughes , Richard : A High Wind in Jamaica

Humbert , Agnes : Resistance (Jenny’s review); Resistance (audio; Teresa’ s review)

Hunt , Samantha : The Invention of Everything Else

Hurston, Zora Neale: Their Eyes Were Watching God

Huxley , Aldous : Brave New World (audio)

I

Idibly, Ranya: The Faith Club

Ignatius, David: Bloodmoney (abandoned)

Iles, Francis: Before the Fact

Innes, Michael: Seven Suspects

Ironside , Elizabeth : A Very Private Enterprise

Irwin, Robert: The Arabian Nights: A Companion

Isherwood, Christopher: The World in the Evening

Ishiguro , Kazuo : Never Let Me Go (audio) , When We Were Orphans (audio)

J

James , M.R. : Count Magnus and Other Ghost Stories , The Haunted Doll’s House and Other Ghost Stories, Casting the Runes and Other Ghost Stories 

James, Marlon: The Book of Night Women (audio)

James , P.D. : The Lighthouse , Children of Men, Talking About Detective Fiction

James , Henry : The Portrait of a Lady

Janzen, Rhoda: Mennonite in a Little Black Dress

Jarrell, Randall: Pictures From an Institution, The Animal Family, Kipling, Auden & Co., The Bat-Poet

Jemisin, N. K.: The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms

Jensen, Barbara: Reading Classes: On Culture and Classism in America

Jensen , Liz : The Rapture

Jerome , Jerome K. : Three Men in a Boat

Jones , Diana Wynne : The Game, The Merlin Conspiracy, Aunt Maria, Fire and Hemlock, Howl’s Moving Castle, Dark Lord of Derkholm

Jones , Lloyd : Mister Pip

Jones, Sadie: The Uninvited Guests

Jungerson, Christian: The Exception

Just, Ward: The Weather in Berlin

K

Kane, Cheikh Hamidou: Ambiguous Adventure

Karnezis, Panos: The Convent

Kästner, Eric: Emil and the Detectives

Katsu, Alma: The Taker

Kay, Guy Gavriel: The Summer Tree

Keane, Molly: Good Behaviour

Kearsley, Susanna: Mariana, The Rose Garden 

Keller, Helen: The Story of My Life

Kemper, Steve: A Labyrinth of Kingdoms

Kent, Kathleen: Wolves of Andover (abandoned)

Kerouac , Jack : On the Road

Kerr, Jean: Jenny Kissed Me

Kerr, Philip: March Violets (Berlin Noir)

Keun, Irmgard: After Midnight

Kierkegaard, Søren: A Kierkegaard Anthology

Kimmel, Haven: A Girl Named Zippy

Kincaid, Jamaica: A Small Place

King , Laurie R. : Touchstone The Language of Bees (Jenny’s review), The God of the Hive (Jenny’s review), The Language of Bees/The God of the Hive (Teresa’s review), Beekeeping for Beginners, Pirate King, Garment of Shadows, The Bones of Paris

King , Stephen : Duma Key , The Colorado Kid (audio) , Just After Sunset, Four Past Midnight, Misery, The Dark Half, Under the Dome, Full Dark, No Stars, The Gunslinger, The Drawing of the Three, The Waste Lands, Wizard and Glass, Wolves of the Calla, Song of Susannah, The Dark Tower, 11/22/63, Everything’s Eventual, It

Kingsolver , Barbara : Animal, Vegetable, Miracle

Kipling, Rudyard: Kim (audio)

Klein, Daniel: Plato and a Platypus Walked into a Bar: Understanding Philosophy Through Jokes

Knapp , Caroline : Appetites: Why Women Want

Kogawa, Joy: Obasan

Kolata, Gina: Rethinking Thin

Kpomassie, Tété-Michel: An African in Greenland

Krauss , Nicole : The History of Love , Great House

Kundera, Milan: The Unbearable Lightness of Being

Kynaston, David: Family Britain, 1951–1957

L

Lace, Kate: The Chalet Girl

Lahiri, Jhumpa: Interpreter of Maladies, The Lowland

Lamb , Charles : Essays of Elia

Lamott, Anne: Blue Shoe, Some Assembly Required, Traveling Mercies, Stitches 

Lanagan, Margo: Tender Morsels

Lane, Harlan: The Wild Boy of Aveyron

Lansing, Alfred: Endurance

Larkin , Alison : The English American

Larsson , Steig : The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

Laski, Marghanita: The Village

Lawson, Jenny: Let’s Pretend This Never Happened

Laye, Camara: The Dark Child (L’enfant noir) (Jenny); The Dark Child (Teresa)

Lear , Linda : Beatrix Potter: A Life in Nature

Le Carre, John: The Constant Gardener (audio)

Lee, Chang-rae: A Gesture Life

Lee, Janice Y.K.:  The Piano Teacher (audio)

Le Guin, Ursula: The Left Hand of Darkness

Lehane , Dennis : Gone, Baby, Gone (film) , Shutter Island (audio)

Lehmann, Rosamond: Invitation to the Waltz

Lessing , Doris : Alfred and Emily

Lever , James : Me Cheeta

Levy, Andrea: Small Island (Teresa’s review), Small Island (Jenny’s review)

Levy, Deborah: Swimming Home

Levin , Ira : Stepford Wives , A Kiss Before Dying (audio)

Lewis , C.S. : The Great Divorce (Jenny’s review), Till We Have Faces, The Great Divorce (Teresa’s review)

Lewis, Sinclair: Babbitt

Lippman , Laura : What the Dead Know (abandoned) ; What the Dead Know (take two)

Locke, Attica: Black Water Rising, The Cutting Season (Teresa’s review), The Cutting Season (Jenny’s brief review)

Lopate , Philip : The Art of the Personal Essay

Lovell , Mary S. : The Sisters

Lowry , Lois : The Giver, The Willoughbys

Luxenberg , Steve : Annie’s Ghosts

M

MacDonald, George: The Light Princess and Other Fairy Stories

MacQuarrie, Kim: The Last Days of the Incas

Madonna, Paul: All Over Coffee, Everything Is Its Own Reward

Maguire , Gregory : Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister

Maksik, Alexander: You Deserve Nothing

Malraux , André : Les Noyers de l’Altenburg (The Walnut Trees of Altenburg)

Mankell, Henning: Sidetracked (audio), The Fifth Woman

Mann , Charles C. : 1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus

Mantel , Hilary : Wolf Hall , Bring Up the Bodies

Márai, Sándor: Embers

Malcolm, Janet: The Silent Woman

Margolick, David: Elizabeth and Hazel: Two Women of Little Rock

Márquez , Gabriel García : Love in the Time of Cholera (Teresa’s review), Love in the Time of Cholera (Jenny’s review)

Marsh, Ngaio: A Man Lay Dead

Martin, James: The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything, Between Heaven and Mirth, A Jesuit Off-Broadway

Martin , Steve : Born Standing Up (audio)

Masefield , John : The Box of Delights

Masters , Edgar Lee : Spoon River Anthology

Matar, Hisham: Anatomy of a Disappearance

Maugham , W. Somerset : Cakes and Ale

Maurois, Andre: Climates

Mawer , Simon : The Glass Room , Trapeze

Max, D.T. : The Family That Couldn’t Sleep (audio)

McBain , Ed : Cop Hater, Doll, Lullaby

McCarry , Charles : The Last Supper The Miernik Dossier, Shelley’s Heart, Bride of the Wilderness, Second Sight, Old Boys, Christopher’s Ghosts

McCarthy , Cormac : No Country for Old Men (audio), The Road

McCleery, William: Wolf Story

McCloud, Scott: Understanding Comics

McDermid , Val : A Place of Execution (film)

McEwan , Ian : On Chesil Beach (audio, Teresa’s review), Amsterdam, On Chesil Beach(Jenny’s review) 

McGrath , Patrick : Asylum (Teresa’s review), Asylum (Jenny’s review)

McGregor, Jon: Even the Dogs, So Many Ways to BeginThis Isn’t the Sort of Thing That Happens to Someone Like You: Stories

McKay, Hilary: Saffy’s Angel, Indigo’s Star

McLaren, Brian: A New Kind of Christianity

McLain, Paula: The Paris Wife

McMahon, Jennifer: Don’t Breathe a Word

McPherson, William: Testing the Current

Meacham, Jon: American Gospel

Mendelsohn, Daniel: The Lost: a Search for Six of Six Million

Mérimée , Prosper : A Slight Misunderstanding

Metaxas, Eric: Amazing Grace: William Wilberforce and the Heroic Campaign to End Slavery

Miéville, China: The City & The City (abandoned), Railsea

Miles, Jonathan: Dear American Airlines (audio)

Miles, Sara: Take This Bread

Millhauser , Steven : The King in the Tree Dangerous Laughter

Milton, John: Paradise Lost

Mistry, Rohinton: Family Matters

Mitchell, David: The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet, Black Swan Green

Mitford , Nancy : The Pursuit of Love

Moaveni , Azadeh : Lipstick Jihad

Moehringer , J.R. : The Tender Bar

Moltmann, Jürgen: The Crucified God

Momaday, N. Scott: House Made of Dawn

Montalban, Manuel Vasquez: Tattoo

Montgomery, Lucy Maud: Jane of Lantern Hill, The Blue Castle

Moon, Fábio and Gabriel Bá: Daytripper

Moore , Alan : Watchman

Moore , Lorrie : Birds of America

Moore, Terry: Strangers in Paradise (Volumes 1 and 2)

Moran, Caitlin: How to Be a Woman

Morrison, Toni: The Bluest Eye, Jazz

Morton , H.V. : In Search of London

Morton, Kate: The Distant Hours (audio)

Mourlevat, Jean-Claude: Winter’s End

Moyes, Jojo: Me Before You

Muir , John : Travels in Alaska

Mukherjee, Bharati: Miss New India

Mullan, John: What Matters in Jane Austen?

Mullen, Thomas: The Revisionists

Munro, Alice: The Love of a Good Woman

Murakami , Haruki : After Dark (audio) , What I Talk About When I Talk About Running (audio)

Murakami, Ryu: Popular Hits of the Showa Era

Murasaki, Lady: The Tale of Genji (part 1) (part 2)

N

Nabokov, Vladimir: Pale Fire (Jenny’s review), Pnin, Lolita, Invitation to a Beheading, Ada, or Ardor: A Family Chronicle, Pale Fire (Teresa’s review)

Nagel, Susan: Mistress of the Elgin Marbles

Nasr, Seyyed Hossein:The Heart of Islam

Nayman , Shira : Awake in the Dark

Némirovsky, Irène: The Wine of Solitude

Ngugi wa Thiong’o: Petals of Blood 

Niven , Jennifer : The Ice Master

Norman, Howard: Devotion

Noueihed, Lin: The Battle for the Arab Spring

Nouwen, Henri: A Spirituality of Living, Life of the Beloved

O

O’Brian, Patrick: Master and Commander, Post Captain, HMS Surprise, The Mauritius Command, Desolation Island, The Fortune of War, The Surgeon’s Mate, The Ionian Mission,

O’Connor, Flannery: A Good Man Is Hard to Find and Other Stories (Teresa’s review), Everything That Rises Must Converge, A Good Man is Hard to Find and Other Stories  
(Jenny’s review)

Oates, Joyce Carol: A Widow’s Story

O’Dell, Scott: Island of the Blue Dolphins

Ōe, Kenzaburō: Nip the Buds, Shoot the Kids

O’Farrell , Margaret : The Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox

O’Hagan, Andrew: Be Near Me (audio)

Okri, Ben: The Famished Road

Oliver , Mary : New and Selected Poems: Vol. 2

Oliver, Suzanne: The Faith Club

Opie, Amelia Alderson: Adeline Mowbray

Orwell , George : 1984 (audio) , Down and Out in Paris and London

Ostler, Nicholas: Empires of the Word: A Language History of the World

Ovid: Metamorphoses, Books 1-5, Books 6-10, Books 11-15

Owens, Iris: After Claude

Oyeyemi, Helen: White Is for Witching

Oyono, Ferdinand: Houseboy (Une vie de boy)

Ozick , Cynthia : The Puttermesser Papers, Levitation, The Messiah of Stockholm

P

Pakenham, Thomas: The Scramble for Africa

Palahniuk, Chuck: Fight Club

Palin , Michael : Himalaya (audio)

Pargeter, Edith: The Heaven Tree

Parisi, Joseph and Katherine Welton, eds: 100 Essential Modern Poems by Women

Park , David : Swallowing the Sun

Parker , Robert : Rough Weather

Pascoe, Jim and Tom Fassbender (“Dashiell Loveless”): By the Balls

Patchett , Ann : Bel Canto

Peace, David: Nineteen Seventy-Four

Peacock, Thomas Love: Crotchet Castle

Peake, Mervyn: The Gormenghast Novels

Pears , Tim : In the Place of Fallen Leaves

Peck, Richard: A Year Down Yonder

Peck, Winifred: House-Bound

Pepys, Samuel:  The Diary of Samuel Pepys

Perec, Georges: A Void

Perotta , Tom : The Abstinence Teacher , The Leftovers

Petterson, Per: To Siberia

Phinn, Gervase: The Other Side of the Dale

Picardie , Justine : Daphne

Piñeiro, Claudia: Thursday Night Widows

Pittard, Hannah: The Fates Will Find Their Way

Plotz, David: The Genius Factory

Poblete, Pati Navalta: The Oracles: My Filipino Grandparents in America

Pollan , Michael : The Omnivore’s Dilemma (Jenny’s review); The Omnivore’s Dilemma (audio; Teresa’s review); In Defense of Food (audio)

Pope, Elizabeth Marie: The Perilous Gard

Powell, Dawn: The Golden Spur

Powell, Gretchen: Terra

Powers, J.F.: Morte d’Urban

Preston, Richard: The Hot Zone

Prose, Francine: Reading Like a Writer (audio)

Prothero, Stephen: Religious Literacy (audio)

Proulx, Annie: The Shipping News

Pulitzer , Lisa : Stolen Innocence

Pulkkinen, Riika: True

Pym , Barbara : Excellent Women (Jenny’s review),  A Few Green Leaves, Excellent Women (Teresa’ review)

Q

Quammen, David: The Flight of the Iguana, Song of the Dodo

Queneau, Raymond: Exercises de Style

R

Radcliffe, Ann: The Romance of the Forest

Rakha , Naseem : The Crying Tree

Rathbone, Belinda: The Guynd

Rayne, Sarah: Roots of Evil

Reichl , Ruth : Comfort Me with Apples (audio)

Remarque , Erich Marie : All Quiet on the Western Front

Rendell , Ruth : The Killing Doll (Jenny’s review), The Rottweiler , The Minotaur , Thirteen Steps Down , Piranha to Scurfy and Other Stories (audio) , Tigerlily’s OrchidsThe Killing Doll (Teresa’s review), The Child’s Child

Resch, Elyse: Intuitive Eating

Revoyr, Nina: The Age of Dreaming

Robinson , Marilynne : Gilead (audio)Home (Teresa); Home (Jenny); Housekeeping, When I Was a Child I Read Books (Teresa); When I Was a Child I Read Books (Jenny)

Robotham, Michael: Bleed For Me

Roethke, Theodore: Words for the Wind: the Collected Verse of Theodore Roethke

Roffey, Monique: The White Woman on the Green Bicycle

Rollins, Peter: The Idolatry of God

Ronson, Jon: The Men Who Stare at Goats (audio)

Roth, Joseph: The Tale of the 1002nd Night

Rowell, Rainbow: Eleanor and Park

Roy , Gabrielle : The Road Past Altamont

Rubio, Mary Henley: Lucy Maud Montgomery: The Gift of Wings

Rushdie , Salman : The Enchantress of Florence

Ruskin, John: On Art and Life

Russell , Mary Doria : A Thread of Grace , The Sparrow

S

Sabato, Ernesto: The Tunnel

Sacco, Joe: Journalism

Salih, Tayeb: Season of Migration to the North

Samet , Elizabeth : Soldier’s Heart

Sanders, Scott Russell: Staying Put

Sansom, C.J.: Dissolution

Saramago , José : The Double , Blindness , All the Names , Small Memories, The Tale of the Unknown Island

Sarraute, Nathalie: Enfance (Childhood)

Satrapi , Marjane : The Complete Persepolis (Teresa’s review); Persepolis: the Story of a Childhood (Jenny’s review)

Savage, Sam: Glass

Sayers, Dorothy L.: Creed or Chaos?

Sedaris, David: When You Are Engulfed in Flames (audio)

See, Lisa: Shanghai Girls

Sembene, Ousmane: God’s Bits of Wood

Sepinwall, Alan: The Revolution Was Televised

Sepúlveda, Luis: The Shadow of What We Were

Seth: Clyde Fans

Seth, Vikram: Two Lives

Shaffer , Mary Ann : The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society (audio)

Shanker, Wendy: The Fat Girl’s Guide to Life

Shein , Elyse : Identical Strangers: A Memoir of Twins Separated and Reunited

Shields, Carol: Jane Austen

Shikibu, Murasaki: The Tale of Genji (abridged)

Shippey, Tom (Ed.): The Oxford Book of Fantasy Stories 1, 2, 3

Shonagon , Sei : The Pillow Book

Shors , John : Beneath a Marble Sky

Shriver, Lionel: So Much for That, The New Republic

Siddons , Anne Rivers : The House Next Door

Silko, Leslie Marmon: Ceremony

Simenon, Georges: Maigret et le voleur paresseux (Maigret and the Lazy Burglar)

Simmonds , Posy : Gemma Bovery, Tamara Drewe

Simmons , Dan : The Terror

Skibsrud, Johanna: The Sentimentalists

Slater , Lauren : Opening Skinner’s Box

Slaughter, Karin: Martin Misunderstood (audio)

Slavnikova, Olga: 2017 (abandoned)

Sleator , William : The Boy Who Reversed Himself

Smith, Ali: There but for the

Smith , Tom Rob : Child 44 (Teresa’s review), Child 44 (Jenny’s review)

Smith , Zadie : White Teeth (Jenny’s review); White Teeth (Teresa’s review)

Söderberg, Hjalmar: Doctor Glas (Jenny’s review);Doctor Glas(Teresa’s review)

Sōseki, Natsume: I Am a CatThe Gate

Soskice, Janet: The Sisters of Sinai  (Jenny’s review); The Sisters of Sinai (Teresa’s review)

Spark , Muriel : Aiding and Abetting (audio)

Spencer-Fleming, Julia: In the Bleak Midwinter (Teresa’s review), In the Bleak Midwinter (Jenny’s brief review), A Fountain Filled with Blood

Spillane , Mickey : Kiss Me, Deadly ; Kiss Me, Deadly (film)

Spillman, Rob (ed.): Gods and Soldiers: The Penguin Anthology of Contemporary African Writing

Spitz , Bob : The Beatles: The Biography (audio)

Spykman, E.C.: A Lemon and a Star, The Wild Angel

Stall , Sam : 100 Cats Who Changed Civilization

Stamm, Peter: We’re Flying

Stead, Christina: The Man Who Loved Children

Stead, Rebecca: When You Reach Me

Steindl-rast, David: Deeper Than Words: Living the Apostles’ Creed

Steinbeck, John: Travels with Charley

Stiefvater, Maggie: The Raven Boys, The Dream Thieves

Stephenson , Neal : Snow Crash

D.E. Stevenson: Miss Buncle’s Book, Miss Buncle Married

Stewart, Mary: The Ivy Tree

Stewart , Trenton Lee : The Mysterious Benedict Society, The Mysterious Benedict Society and the Perilous Journey

Story, Kate: Blasted

Stout, Martha: The Sociopath Next Door

Strachan, Mari: The Earth Hums in B-Flat

Stratton-Porter , Gene : A Girl of the Limberlost (Jenny’s review), The Keeper of the Bees, A Girl of the Limberlost (Teresa’s review)

Straub , Peter : Magic Terror , Houses Without Doors , Poe’s Children

Stroud, Jonathan: The Amulet of Samarkand (audio), The Golem’s Eye (audio), Ptolemy’s Gate (audio)

Strugatsky, Arkady and Boris: Roadside Picnic

Stuart, Julia: The Tower, the Zoo, and the Tortoise (abandoned)

Suarez, Ray: The Holy Vote: The Politics of Faith in America

Summerscale, Kate: Mrs. Robinson’s Disgrace

Süskind , Patrick : Perfume

Sutin, Jack and Rochelle: Jack and Rochelle: A Holocaust Story of Love and Resistance

Swift, Katherine: The Morville Hours

T

Tadjo, Véronique: Queen Pokou (Reine Pokou)

Tagore, Radmindranath: The Home and the World

Tanizaki, Jun’ichirō: Some Prefer Nettles

Taylor, Andrew: Caroline Minuscule, Waiting for the End of the World, Our Fathers’ Lies

Taylor, Daniel: The Myth of Certainty

Taylor, Elizabeth: Angel

Taylor , Mildred : Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry

Tec, Nechama: Defiance

Tey , Josephine : The Daughter of Time

Thirkell, Angela: High Rising, Wild Strawberries

Thompson, Charles: Spirits of Just Men

Thompson , Craig : Blankets , Good-bye, Chunky Rice

Thompson, Jim: The Killer Inside Me

Thornton, Rosy: Crossed Wires, The Tapestry of Love

Tiptree, Jr., James: Her Smoke Rose Up Forever

Tobin , Betsy : Ice Land

Toews, Miriam: Irma Voth

Tóibín , Colm : Brooklyn, The Blackwater Lightship

Tolkien, J. R. R.: The Hobbit, The Fellowship of the Ring, Part 1, Part 2, The Two Towers 1, 2, The Return of the King, The Children of Hurin

Tolstoy , Leo : War and Peace

Toltz , Steve : A Fraction of the Whole

Tomalin, Claire: Samuel Pepys: The Unequalled Self

Tribole, Evelyn: Intuitive Eating

Trillin, Calvin: Floater

Trollope , Anthony : The Way We Live Now , Barchester Towers , He Knew He Was Right, The Eustace Diamonds, Doctor Thorne, Framley Parsonage

Tucker, Todd: The Great Starvation Experiment

Turnbull , Sarah : Almost French

U

Uglow, Jenny: The Lunar Men

Undset , Sigrid : Kristin Lavransdatter: The Wreath , Kristin Lavransdatter: The Wife , Kristin Lavransdatter: The Cross

Updike , John : Rabbit, Run

Upson , Nicola : An Expert in Murder

V

Vaill , Amanda : Everybody Was So Young

Van Leeuwen, Joke: Eep!

Vargas, Fred: L’homme aux cercles bleus (The Chalk Circle Man)

Vaughan , Brian : Pride of Baghdad

Vickers, Salley: Dancing Backwards

Vine , Barbara : The Minotaur, The Child’s Child 

Virgil: The Aeneid (books 1-6), The Aeneid (books 7-12)

von Arnim , Elizabeth : The Enchanted April (Jenny’s review), The Enchanted April (audio; Teresa’s review)

Vonnegut, Kurt: Slaughterhouse Five (audio)

Vowell, Sarah: The Partly Cloudy Patriot (audio)

W

Waid, Mark: Superman: Birthright

Wall , Elissa : Stolen Innocence

Wallace , David Foster : Infinite Jest

Walls, Jeannette: The Glass Castle (audio)

Walsh, Helen: Once Upon a Time in England

Walsh, Jill Paton: Lapsing

Walton, Jo: Farthing, Ha’penny, Half a Crown, Tooth and Claw

Ward, Katie: Girl Reading

Warner, Priscilla: The Faith Club

Warren, Alex: The Battle for the Arab Spring

Waters , Sarah : The Little Stranger , Fingersmith, The Night Watch (Teresa’s review), The Night Watch (Jenny’s review), Affinity

Watson, Winifred: Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day (audio)

Waugh , Evelyn : Brideshead Revisited (audio)

Weaver, Lila Quintera: Darkroom: A Memoir in Black and White

Weber, Katharine: Triangle

Webster, Jean: Daddy-Long-Legs

Weil , Jiří : Life with a Star

Weil, Simone: Waiting for God

Weiner , Jennifer : Good in Bed (audio), Best Friends Forever

Wein, Elizabeth: Code Name Verity

Weir , Alison : The Children of Henry VIII , The Lady Elizabeth , The Captive Queen

Welsh, Louise: Naming the Bones

West, Rebecca: The Return of the Soldier

Wharton, Edith: The Custom of the Country

Whipple, Dorothy: Someone at a Distance

White, Antonia: Frost in May

Willett , Jincy : Jenny and the Jaws of Life , The Writing Class

Williams , Marjorie : The Woman at the Washington Zoo

Williams, Rowan: The Lion’s World

Williams, Tennessee: The Night of the Iguana

Willingham , Bill : Fables (1-11), Fables 12: The Dark Ages. Fables 14–16, Fables 4-7 and 1001 Nights of Snowfall

Willis , Connie : Bellwether Miracle and Other Christmas Stories , Inside Job , The Winds of Marble Arch , Remake , Impossible Things , Fire Watch, Blackout, To Say Nothing of the Dog, All Clear, Doomsday Book, All About Emily   

Wilson, Ethel: Hetty Dorval

Windling , Terri : Snow White, Blood Red

Winspear , Jacqueline : Pardonable Lies (audio)

Wodehouse, P.G.: Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves (audio), My Man Jeeves (audio)

Wolfe, Gene: The Best of Gene Wolfe

Wolfe, Tom: The Right Stuff

Wolff , Tobias : Old School , Our Story Begins

Wolitzer, Meg: The Uncoupling

Woodson, Jacqueline: Hush, Feathers (audio), Locomotion

Woolrich, Cornell: The Bride Wore Black

Wright , N.T. : The Meaning of Jesus: Two Visions, Surprised By Hope

Wroe , Ann : The Economist Book of Obituaries

Wurtzel , Elizabeth : Prozac Nation

Wyndham , John : The Day of the Triffids, The Midwich Cuckoos, The Chrysalids

X

Xueqin , Cao : The Story of the Stone, vol. 1 , The Story of the Stone, vol. 2 , The Story of the Stone, vol. 3 , The Story of the Stone, vol. 4 , The Story of the Stone, vol. 5

Y

Yaffe, Deborah: Among the Janeites

Yamashita, Karen Tei: I Hotel

Yancey, Philip: What Good Is God?

Yang, Gene Luen: American Born Chinese, Boxers and Saints

Yates , Richard : The Easter ParadeRevolutionary Road (audio)

Z

Zafón , Carlos Ruiz : The Angel’s Game

Zola, Emile: Thérèse Raquin

Zuckoff, Mitchell: Lost in Shangri-La, Frozen in Time

Zusak, Markus: The Book Thief (abandoned)