Review Index by Title

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

#, 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


11/22/63 by Stephen King

20th-Century Ghosts by Joe Hill

The 42nd Parallel by John Dos Passos

100 Cats Who Changed Civilization by Sam Stall

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

101 Best Scenes Ever Written by Barnaby Conrad

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

1984 (audio)by George Orwell

2017 by Olga Slavnikova (abandoned)


About a Boy by Nick Hornby

Abraham’s Children edited by Kelly James Clark

The Absolute Sandman: Vol. 3 by Neil Gaiman

The Absolute Sandman, vol. 4 by Neil Gaiman

The Abstinence Teacher by Tom Perotta

The Abyss (Morland Dynasty #18) by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

Ada, or Ardor: A Family Chronicle, by Vladimir Nabokov

Adeline Mowbray by Amelia Alderson Opie

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

The Aeneid by Virgil (books 1-6) (books 7-12)

Affinity by Sarah Waters

An African in Greenland by Tété-Michel Kpomassie

After Claude by Iris Owens

After Dark (audio)by Haruki Murakami

After Midnight by Irmgard Keun

The Age of Dreaming by Nina Revoyr

Agnes Grey by Anne Bronte

Aiding and Abetting (audio)by Muriel Spark

Alfred and Emily by Doris Lessing

All About Emily by Connie Willis

All Clear by Connie Willis

All Over Coffee by Paul Madonna

All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Marie Remarque

All the Names by José Saramago

Almost French by Sarah Turnbull

Alone by Richard Byrd

Alone In the Kitchen With an Eggplant by Jenni Ferrari-Adler

Alphabet Juice by Roy Blount Jr.

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

Ambiguous Adventure by Cheikh Hamidou Kane

American Born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang

American Gospel by Jon Meacham

Among the Janeites by Deborah Yaffe

Amsterdam by Ian McEwan

The Amulet of Samarkand (audio) by Jonathan Stroud

Anatomy of a Disappearance by Hisham Matar

Angel by Elizabeth Taylor

The Angel’s Game by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

The Animal Family by Randall Jarrell

Animal, Vegetable, Miracle (audio) by Barbara Kingsolver

Animals Make Us Human (audio) by Temple Grandin

Annie’s Ghosts by Steve Luxenberg

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

The Arabian Nights: A Companion by Robert Irwin

Are You My Mother? by Alison Bechdel

Ariel: The Restored Edition by Sylvia Plath

Armadale by Wilkie Collins

Appetites: Why Women Want by Caroline Knapp

Arctic Grail by Pierre Berton

The Artist of Disappearance by Anita Desai

The Art of the Personal Essay by Philip Lopate

As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner

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

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

Asylum by Patrick McGrath (Teresa); Asylum by Patrick McGrath (Jenny)

Aunt Maria by Diana Wynne Jones

Awake in the Dark by Shira Nayman

The Awakening by Kate Chopin


Babbitt by Sinclair Lewis

Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay

Bad Marie by Marcy Dermansky

Barchester Towers by Anthony Trollope

The Baron in the Trees by Italo Calvino

The Bat-Poet by Randall Jarrell

The Battle for the Arab Spring by Lin Noueihed and Alex Warren

Beat to Quarters by C.S. Forester

The Beatles: The Biography (audio) by Bob Spitz

Beatrix Potter: A Life in Nature by Linda Lear

The Beautiful Indifference: Stories by Sarah Hall

The Beckoning Lady by Margery Allingham

Beekeeping for Beginners by Laurie R. King

The Beet Queen by Louise Erdrich

Before the Fact by Francis Iles

The Behaviour of Moths by Poppy Adams

Behind the Scenes at the Museum by Kate Atkinson (Jenny); Behind the Scenes at the Museum by Kate Atkinson (Teresa)

Be Near Me by Andrew O’Hagan (audio)

Bel Canto by Ann Patchett

Belgariad, Part I by David Eddings

Bellwether by Connie Willis

Beneath a Marble Sky by John Shors

The Best American Magazine Writing: 2009 edited by Chris Anderson

Best Friends Forever by Jennifer Weiner

The Best of Gene Wolfe by Gene Wolfe

Better: A Surgeon’s Notes on Performance by Atul Gawande

Between Heaven and Mirth by James Martin

Billy Bathgate by E.L. Doctorow

The Bird in the Tree by Elizabeth Goudge (Jenny’s review)

The Bird in the Tree by Elizabeth Goudge (Teresa’s review)

Birds of America by Lorrie Moore

Birdsong by Sebastian Faulks

Black Like Me by John Howard Griffin

Blackout by Connie Willis

The Black Pearl (Morland Dynasty #5) by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

Black Swan Green by David Mitchell

The Blackwater Lightship by Colm Toíbín

Black Water Rising by Attica Locke

Blankets by Craig Thompson

Blasted by Kate Story

Bleak House by Charles Dickens

Bleak House (film) by Charles Dickens

Bleed For Me by Michael Robotham

The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood (reread)

Blindness by Jose Saramago

Bloodmoney by David Ignatius (abandoned)

The Bloody Chamber by Angela Carter

The Blue Castle by Lucy Maud Montgomery

Blue Shoe by Anne Lamott

The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison

The Body and Society by Peter Brown

The Boleyn Inheritance by Philippa Gregory

The Bones of Paris by Laurie R. King

*The Book of Night Women (audio) by Marlon James

The Book of William: How Shakespeare’s First Folio Conquered the World by Paul Collins

The Book Thief by Markus Zusak (abandoned)

Born Standing Up (audio) by Steve Martin

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

The Box of Delights by John Masefield

Boxers and Saints by Gene Luen Yang

The Boy in the Striped Pajamas (audio) by John Boyne

The Boy Who Reversed Himself by William Sleator

Brave New World (audio) by Aldous Huxley

Brazilian Adventure by Peter Fleming

Breakfast at Tiffany’s by Truman Capote

Bride of the Wilderness by Charles McCarry

The Bride Wore Black by Cornell Woolrich

Brideshead Revisited (audio) by Evelyn Waugh

Bring Up the Bodies by Hilary Mantel

Brooklyn by Colm Tóibín

The Burning Roses (Morland Dynasty #29) by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

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


Cakes and Ale by W. Somerset Maugham

The Campaigners (Morland Dynasty #14) by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

The Captive Queen by Alison Weir

Caroline Minuscule by Andrew Taylor

The Case for God by Karen Armstrong

Case Histories by Kate Atkinson (Jenny); Case Histories by Kate Atkinson (audio; Teresa)

A Case of Exploding Mangoes by Mohammed Hanif

The Case of the Late Pig by Margery Allingham

Casting the Runes and Other Ghost Stories by M.R. James

Catalyst by Laurie Halse Anderson

The Cause (Morland Dynasty #23) by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

Ceremony by Leslie Marmon Silko

The Chalet Girl by Kate Lace

Chasing Francis by Ian Morgan Cron

Cheaper by the Dozen (audio) by Ernestine Gilbreth Carey and Frank Gilbreth

The Cherry Orchard by Anton Chekhov

The Chevalier (Morland Dynasty #7) by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

Child 44 by Tom Rob Smith (Teresa); Child 44 by Tom Rob Smith (Jenny)

The Children of Green Knowe by L.M. Boston

The Children of Henry VIII by Alison Weir

The Children of Hurin by J.R.R. Tolkien

Children of Men by P.D. James

The Children’s Book by A.S. Byatt (Teresa); The Children’s Book by A.S. Byatt (Jenny)

The Child’s Child by Barbara Vine

Christine Falls by Benjamin Black

Christopher’s Ghosts by Charles McCarry

The Chrysalids by John Wyndham

The Circle by Dave Eggers

Citizen of the Galaxy by Robert Heinlein

The City and The City (abandoned) by China Miéville

A Civil Contract by Georgette Heyer

Claire of the Sea Light by Edwidge Danticat

Classics for Pleasure by Michael Dirda

Climates by Andre Maurois

A Clockwork Orange (audio) by Anthony Burgess

Clyde Fans by Seth

Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein

Cold Comfort Farm by Stella Gibbons

Cold Hand in Mine by Robert Aickman

Collected Fictions (part 1) (part 2) (part 3) by Jorge Luis Borges

The Collected Ghost Stories of E.F. Benson by E.F. Benson

The Color of Earth by Kim Dong-hwa

The Colorado Kid (audio) by Stephen King

Comfort Me with Apples (audio) by Ruth Reichl

The Complete Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi

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

Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister by Gregory Maguire

The Constant Gardener (audio) by John Le Carre

The Convent by Panos Karnezis

Cop Hater by Ed McBain

Cop Town by Karin Slaughter

Coraline (film) by Neil Gaiman

Coroner’s Pidgin by Margery Allingham

Corrag by Susan Fletcher

Cosmicomics by Italo Calvino

The Cost of Discipleship by Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Cotillion by Georgette Heyer (Jenny); Cotillion by Georgette Heyer (Teresa)

Count Magnus and Other Ghost Stories by M.R. James

The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas (fils)

Cranford by Elizabeth Gaskell

Creed or Chaos? by Dorothy L. Sayers

Crossed Wires by Rosy Thornton

Crotchet Castle by Thomas Love Peacock

The Crucified God by Jürgen Moltmann

The Crying Tree by Naseem Rakha

The Custom of the Country by Edith Wharton

The Cutting Season by Attica Locke (Teresa); The Cutting Season (Jenny’s brief review)


Daddy-Long-Legs by Jean Webster

Daemonomania by John Crowley

Dancers in Mourning by Margery Allingham

Dancing Backwards by Salley Vickers

The Dancing Years (Morland Dynasty #33) by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

Dangerous Laughter by Steven Millhauser

Daphne by Justine Picardie

The Dark Child (L’enfant noir) by Camara Laye

The Dark Half by Stephen King

The Dark Is Rising by Susan Cooper

Dark Lord of Derkholm by Diana Wynne Jones

Darkroom: A Memoir in Black and White by Lila Quintero Weaver

The Dark Rose (Morland Dynasty #2) by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

The Dark Tower by Stephen King

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

The Daughter of Time by Josephine Tey

The D’Aulaires’ Book of Greek Myths by Edgar and Ingri D’Aulaire

The D’Aulaire’s Book of Norse Myths by Edgar and Ingri D’Aulaire

Dawn by Octavia Butler

The Day of the Triffids by John Wyndham

The Day the Falls Stood Still by Cathy Marie Buchanan

Daytripper by Fábio Moon and Gabriel Bá

Dear American Airlines (audio) by Jonathan Miles

Death of a Cad (audio) by M.C. Beaton

Death of a Ghost by Margery Allingham

Death of a Gossip (audio) by M.C. Beaton

The Death of the Heart by Elizabeth Bowen

Deep River by Shusaku Endo

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

Defiance by Nechama Tec (audio)

Delusions of Gender by Cordelia Fine

Desolation Island by Patrick O’Brian

The Devil’s Horse (Morland Dynasty #16) by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

Devotion by Howard Norman

The Devotion of Suspect X by Keigo Higashino

The Diary of a Provincial Lady by E.M. Delafield

The Diary of Samuel Pepys by Samuel Pepys

A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness

Disgrace by J.M. Coetzee

The Disorderly Knights by Dorothy Dunnett

Dissolution by C.J. Sansom

The Distant Hours by Kate Morton (audio)

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

The Djinn in the Nightingale’s Eye by A.S. Byatt

Doctor Glas by Hjalmar Soderberg (Jenny); Doctor Glas byHjalmar Soderberg (Teresa)

Doctor Thorne by Anthony Trollope

Doll by Ed McBain

The Doll: The Lost Short Stories by Daphne du Maurier

Dom Casmurro (part 1) (part 2) by Machado de Assis

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

Don’t Breathe a Word by Jennifer McMahon

Don’t Look Now by Daphne du Maurier

Doomsday Book by Connie Willis

The Double by José Saramago

Down and Out in Paris and London by George Orwell

The Drawing of the Three by Stephen King

The Dream Kingdom (Morland Dynasty #26) by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

The Dream Thieves by Maggie Stiefvater

Drop City by T.C. Boyle (abandoned)

The Dud Avocado by Elaine Dundy

Duel with the Devil by Paul Collins

Duma Key by Stephen King


The Easter Parade by Richard Yates

The Earth Hums in B-Flat by Mari Strachan

The Economist Book of Obituaries by Keith Colquhoun and Ann Wroe

Eep! by Joke van Leeuwen

Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell

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

Embers by Sándor Márai

Emil and the Detectives by Eric Kastner

Emotionally Weird by Kate Atkinson

The Emperor (Morland Dynasty #11) by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

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

The Enchanted April by Elizabeth von Arnim (Jenny); The Enchanted April (audio) by Elizabeth von Arnim (Teresa)

The Enchantress of Florence by Salman Rushdie

Ender’s Game (audio) by Orson Scott Card

Endless Things by John Crowley

The End of the Affair by Graham Greene

Endurance by Alfred Lansing

Enfance (Childhood) by Nathalie Sarraute

The English American by Alison Larkin

The English Major by Jim Harrison

Essays of Elia by Charles Lamb

The Eustace Diamonds by Anthony Trollope

Even the Dogs by Jon McGregor

Everybody Was So Young by Amanda Vaill

Every Eye by Isobel English

Everything Is Illuminated by Jonathan Safran Foer

Everything Is Its Own Reward by Paul Madonna

Everything’s Eventual by Stephen King

Everything That Rises Must Converge by Flannery O’Connor

Ex Libris by Anne Fadiman

Excellent Women by Barbara Pym (Jenny’s review)

Excellent Women by Barbara Pym (Teresa’s review)

The Exception by Christian Jungerson

Exercises de style by Raymond Queneau

An Expert in Murder by Nicola Upson

The Explorer by James Smythe


Fables (1-11) by Bill Willingham

Fables 4-7 and 1001 Nights of Snowfall by Bill Willingham

Fables 12: The Dark Ages by Bill Willingham

Fables 14–16 by Bill Willingham

Fair Food by Oran Hesterman

The Faith Club by Rayna Idliby, Suzanne Oliver, and Priscilla Warner

The Fallen Kings (Morland Dynasty #32) by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

Family Britain, 1951–1957 by David Kynaston

Family Happiness by Laurie Colwin

Family Matters by Rohinton Mistry

Family Roundabout by Richmal Crompton

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

The Famished Road by Ben Okri

A Far Cry from Kensington by Muriel Spark

Farewell to Manzanar by Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston and James D. Houston

Far from the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy

Farthing by Jo Walton

The Fashion in Shrouds by Margery Allingham

The Fates will Find Their Way by Hannah Pittard

The Fat Girl’s Guide to Life by Wendy Shanker

Feathers by Jacqueline Woodson (audio)

The Fellowship of the Ring, Part 1, Part 2 by J. R. R. Tolkien

Fever 1793 by Laurie Halse Anderson

A Few Green Leaves by Barbara Pym

The Fifth Woman by Henning Mankell

Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk

The Final Solution: A Story of Detection (audio) by Michael Chabon

Fingersmith by Sarah Waters

Fire and Hemlock by Diane Wynne Jones

Fire Watch by Connie Willis

The First Christmas by Marcus J. Borg and John Dominic Crossan

The Fisher King (Le roi pêcheur) by Julien Gracq

Five Days at Memorial by Sheri Fink

Flashman by George MacDonald Fraser

Flaubert’s Parrot by Julian Barnes

Fledgling by Octavia Butler (Teresa); Fledgling by Octavia Butler (Jenny)

Flight by Sherman Alexie (audio)

The Flight of the Iguana by David Quammen

Floater by Calvin Trillin

The Flood-Tide (Morland Dynasty #9) by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

Flowers for the Judge by Margery Allingham

Foreign Devils on the Silk Road by Peter Hopkirk

The Foreign Field (Morland Dynasty #31) by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

Forged by Bart Ehrman

The Forgotten Waltz by Anne Enright

The Fortune of War by Patrick O’Brian

Foucault’s Pendulum by Umberto Eco

The Founding (Morland Dynasty #1)by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

A Fountain Filled with Blood by Julia Spencer-Fleming

Four Past Midnight by Stephen King

A Fraction of the Whole by Steve Toltz

Fragile Things by Neil Gaiman

Framley Parsonage by Anthony Trollope

Freddy Goes to Florida by Walter R. Brooks

French Leave by Anna Gavalda

From A to X by John Berger

Frost in May by Antonia White

Frozen in Time by Mitchell Zuckoff

Full Dark, No Stars by Stephen King

Fun Home by Alison Bechdel (Jenny)

Fun Home by Alison Bechdel (Teresa)


The Game by Diana Wynne Jones

The Game of Kings by Dorothy Dunnett

Garment of Shadows by Laurie R. King

The Gate by Natsume Sōseki

The Gathering by Anne Enright

Gemma Bovery by Posy Simmonds

The Genius Factory by David Plotz

Gentlemen and Players (audio) by Joanne Harris

Gentlemen of the Road by Michael Chabon

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

The Ghost Road by Pat Barker

The Ghost Writer by John Harwood

Gifts of War by Mackenzie Ford

Gilead (audio) by Marilynne Robinson

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

A Girl Named Zippy by Haven Kimmel

A Girl of the Limberlost by Gene Stratton-Porter (Jenny);  A Girl of the Limberlost by Gene Stratton-Porter (Teresa)

Girl Reading by Katie Ward

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Steig Larsson

The Giver by Lois Lowry

Glass by Sam Savage

The Glass Castle (audio) by Jeanette Walls

The Glass Cell by Patricia Highsmith

The Glass of Time by Michael Cox (Teresa); The Glass of Time by Michael Cox (Jenny)

The Glass Room by Simon Mawer

The Go-Between by L. P. Hartley

Go Tell It on the Mountain by James Baldwin

The God of the Hive by Laurie R. King (Jenny); The God of the Hive by Laurie R. King (Teresa)

Gods and Soldiers: The Penguin Anthology of Contemporary African Writing edited by Rob Spillman

God’s Bits of Wood (Les bouts de bois de Dieu) by Ousmane Sembene

The Golden Pot by E.T.A. Hoffmann

The Golden Spur by Dawn Powell

The Golem’s Eye (audio) by Jonathan Stroud

Gone, Baby, Gone (film) by Dennis Lehane

Good Behaviour by Molly Keane

Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

Good-bye, Chunky Rice by Craig Thompson

Good in Bed (audio) by Jennifer Weiner

A Good Man Is Hard to Find and Other Stories by Flannery O’Connor (Teresa); A Good Man Is Hard to Find and Other Stories by Flannery O’Connor (Jenny)

The Gormenghast Novels by Mervyn Peake

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

The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman

A Great and Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray

The Great Divorce by C.S. Lewis (Jenny); The Great Divorce by C.S. Lewis (Teresa)

The Great Game: The Struggle for Empire in Central Asia by Peter Hopkirk

The Great Gatsby (audio) by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Great House by Nicole Krauss

The Great Starvation Experiment by Todd Tucker

Green Dolphin Country by Elizabeth Goudge

Guarding the Golden Door by Roger Daniels

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society (audio)by Annie Barrows and Mary Ann Shaffer

The Gunslinger by Stephen King

The Guynd by Belinda Rathbone

The Gyrth Chalice Mystery by Margery Allingham


Half a Crown by Jo Walton

Half Magic by Edward Eager (audio)

Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (Jenny’s review)

Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (Teresa’s review)

Ha’penny by Jo Walton

Happy All the Time by Laurie Colwin

The Hare With Amber Eyes by Edmund de Waal

A Hat Full of Sky by Terry Pratchett

The Haunted Doll’s House and Other Ghost Stories by M.R. James

Hawkeye: My Life as a Weapon by Matt Fraction and David Aja

Heartburn by Nora Ephron

The Heart of Islam by Seyyed Hossein Nasr

The Heart of the Family by Elizabeth Goudge

The Heart of the Matter by Graham Greene

Heart-Shaped Box by Joe Hill

The Heaven Tree by Edith Pargeter

He Knew He Was Right by Anthony Trollope

Henrietta’s War by Joyce Dennys

The Heroines by Eileen Favorite

Her Smoke Rose Up Forever by James Tiptree, Jr.

Hetty Dorval by Ethel Wilson

The Hidden Shore by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles (Morland Dynasty #19)

High Rising by Angela Thirkell

A High Wind in Jamaica by Richard Hughes

Himalaya (audio) by Michael Palin

The History of Love by Nicole Krauss

HMS Surprise by Patrick O’Brian

The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien

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

Home by Marilynne Robinson (Teresa); Home by Marilynne Robinson (Jenny)

The Home and the World by Rabindranath Tagore

The Homecoming by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles (Morland Dynasty #24)

Home Cooking by Laurie Colwin

The Home-Maker by Dorothy Canfield Fisher

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

Hotel Bemelmans by Ludwig Bemelmans

Hotel Du Lac by Anita Brookner

The Hot Zone by Richard Preston

House-Bound by Winifred Peck

House Made of Dawn by N. Scott Momaday

The House Next Door by Anne Rivers Siddons

House of Niccolò by Dorothy Dunnett

The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende (Teresa); The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende (Jenny)

Houseboy by Ferdinand Oyono (Une vie de boy)

Housekeeping by Marilynne Robinson

Houses Without Doors by Peter Straub

How to Be a Woman by Caitlin Moran

How to Buy a Love of Reading by Tanya Egan Gibson

How to Paint a Dead Man by Sarah Hall

Howards End by E.M. Forster (reread)

Howl’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones

Human Croquet by Kate Atkinson

The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms by N. K. Jemisin

Hush by Jacqueline Woodson


I Am a Cat by Natsume Sōseki

I, Claudius by Robert Graves

I Heard the Owl Call My Name by Margaret Craven

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

Ice Land by Betsy Tobin

The Ice Master by Jennifer Niven

Identical Strangers: A Memoir of Twins Separated and Reunited by Paula Bernstein and Elyse Shein

If on a winter’s night a traveler by Italo Calvino (Jenny); If on a winter’s night a traveler by Italo Calvino (Teresa)

I Hotel by Karen Tei Yamashita

The Iliad by Homer, Books 1-8, Books 9-16, Books 17-24

The Impossible Journey of Sir Ernest Shackleton by William Bixby

Impossible Things by Connie Willis

In Defense of Food (audio) by Michael Pollan

In Matto’s Realm by Friedrich Glauser

In Search of London by H.V. Morton

In the Bleak Midwinter by Julia Spencer-Fleming (Teresa); In the Bleak Midwinter by Julia Spencer-Fleming (Jenny)

In the Kitchen by Monica Ali

In the Place of Fallen Leaves by Tim Pears

Indigo’s Star by Hilary MacKay

Infinite Jest by David Foster Wallace

The Influencing Machine by Brooke Gladstone

The Inn at the Edge of the World by Alice Thomas Ellis

Inside Job by Connie Willis

Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri

Invitation to a Beheading by Vladimir Nabokov

Invitation to the Waltz by Rosamond Lehmann

Intuitive Eating by Evelyn Tribole and Evelyn Resch

The Invention of Everything Else by Samantha Hunt

Invisible Cities by Italo Calvino

The Ionian Mission by Patrick O’Brian

Irma Voth by Miriam Toews

Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O’Dell

Island Magic by Elizabeth Goudge

It by Stephen King

The Ivy Tree by Mary Stewart


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

Jamaica Inn by Daphne du Maurier (Jenny’s review)

Jamaica Inn by Daphne du Maurier (Teresa’s review)

Jane Austen by Carol Shields

Jane of Lantern Hill by Lucy Maud Montgomery

Jazz by Toni Morrison

Jenny and the Jaws of Life by Jincy Willett

Jenny Kissed Me by Jean Kerr

The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything by James Martin, SJ

A Jesuit Off-Broadway by James Martin

Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell (audio) by Susanna Clarke

Joss Whedon and Religion edited by Anthony R. Mills, John W. Morehead, and J. Ryan Parker

Journalism by Joe Sacco

Journey into Fear by Eric Ambler

Jude the Obscure by Thomas Hardy

Juliet, Naked (audio) by Nick Hornby

Just After Sunset by Stephen King


Kamouraska by Anne Hébert

The Keep by Jennifer Egan

The Keeper of the Bees by Gene Stratton Porter

A Kierkegaard Anthology by Søren Kierkegaard

Kiku’s Prayer by Shūsaku Endō

The Killer Inside Me by Jim Thompson

The Killing Doll by Ruth Rendell (Jenny); The Killing Doll by Ruth Rendell (Teresa)

Kim (audio) by Rudyard Kipling

King Hereafter (reread) by Dorothy Dunnett

The King in the Tree by Steven Millhauser

Kipling, Auden & Co. by Randall Jarrell

A Kiss Before Dying (audio) by Ira Levin

Kiss Me, Deadly by Mickey Spillane

Kiss Me, Deadly (film) by Mickey Spillane

Kristin Lavransdatter: The Cross by Sigrid Undset

Kristin Lavransdatter: The Wife by Sigrid Undset

Kristin Lavransdatter: The Wreath by Sigrid Undset


L.A. Confidential by James Ellroy

A Labyrinth of Kingdoms by Steve Kemper

The Lady and the Unicorn by Tracy Chevalier

The Lady Elizabeth by Alison Weir

Lady Susan by Jane Austen

The Language of Bees by Laurie R. King (Jenny); The Language of Bees by Laurie R. King (Teresa)

The Language of God by Francis Collins

Lapsing by Jill Paton Walsh

The Last Days of the Incas by Kim MacQuarrie

The Last Post by Ford Madox Ford (Parade’s End vol. 4)

The Last Supper by Charles McCarry

The Last Werewolf by Glen Duncan

The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula Le Guin

The Leftovers by Tom Perrotta

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

A Lemon and a Star by E.C. Spykman

Let’s Pretend This Never Happened by Jenny Lawson

Levitation by Cynthia Ozick

The Lie by Petra Hammesfahr

Life After Life by Kate Atkinson

Life Class by Pat Barker

Life of the Beloved by Henri Nouwen

Life with a Star by Jiří Weil

The Lighthouse by P.D. James

The Light Princess and Other Fairy Stories by George MacDonald

Like Hidden Fire by Peter Hopkirk

Linnets and Valerians by Elizabeth Goudge

The Lion’s World by Rowan Williams

Lipstick Jihad by Azadeh Moaveni

Little, Big by John Crowley (Jenny); Little, Big by John Crowley (Teresa)

The Little Stranger by Sarah Waters

The Little White Horse by Elizabeth Goudge

Little Women by Louisa May Alcott

Locomotion by Jacqueline Woodson

Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov

The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven by Sherman Alexie

Longbourn by Jo Baker

The Long Shadow (Morland Dynasty #6)by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

Lord Byron’s Novel: the Evening Land by John Crowley

Lord of Misrule by Jaimy Gordon

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

The Lost City of Z by David Grann

The Lost Dog by Michelle de Kretzer

Lost in Shangri-La by Mitchell Zuckoff

Love and Sleep by John Crowley

Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel García Márquez (Jenny); Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel García Márquez (Teresa)

Love Medicine by Louise Erdrich

The Love of a Good Woman by Alice Munro

The Lover (L’Amant) by Marguerite Duras

Loving by Henry Green

The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri

Lucia in London by E.F. Benson

Lucia’s Progress by E.F. Benson

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

Lullaby by Ed McBain

The Lunar Men by Jenny Uglow


Madness: a Bipolar Life by Marya Hornbacher

Magic Terror by Peter Straub

The Maiden (Morland Dynasty #8)by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

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

The Making of a Marchioness by Frances Hodgson Burnett

A Man Could Stand Up – by Ford Madox Ford (Parade’s End vol. 3)

A Man Lay Dead by Ngaio Marsh

The Man Who Loved Children by Christina Stead

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

Manhood for Amateurs by Michael Chabon

Mapp and Lucia by E.F. Benson

Maps and Legends by Michael Chabon

March Violets by Philip Kerr

Marco Polo: From Venice to Xanadu by Laurence Bergreen

Mariana by Monica Dickens

Mariana by Susanna Kearsley

The Marriage Plot by Jeffrey Eugenides (audio)

Martin Misunderstood by Karin Slaughter (audio)

Master and Commander by Patrick O’Brian

The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov (Jenny); The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov (Teresa)

The Matisse Stories by A.S. Byatt

The Mauritius Command by Patrick O’Brian

The Mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy

Me Before You by Jojo Moyes

Me Cheeta by James Lever

The Meaning of Jesus: Two Visions by Marcus Borg and N.T. Wright

The Meaning of Night by Michael Cox (Teresa); The Meaning of Night by Michael Cox (Jenny)

The Measure of Days (Morland Dynasty #30) by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

Memoirs of Emma Courtney by Mary Hays

The Memory Keeper’s Daughter by Kim Edwards

The Men Who Stare at Goats (audio) by Jon Ronson

Mennonite in a Little Black Dress by Rhoda Janzen

The Merlin Conspiracy by Diana Wynne Jones

The Messiah of Stockholm by Cynthia Ozick

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

Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides

Midnight in Europe by Alan Furst

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

The Midwich Cuckoos by John Wyndham

The Miernik Dossier by Charles McCarry

The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot (Teresa); The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot (Jenny)

Millennium People (audio) by J.G. Ballard

The Minotaur by Barbara Vine

Miracle and Other Christmas Stories by Connie Willis

Misery by Stephen King

Miss Buncle’s Book by D.E. Stevenson

Miss Buncle Married by D.E. Stevenson

Miss Mapp by E.F. Benson

Mission to Paris by Alan Furst

Miss New India by Bharati Mukherjee

Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day (audio) by Winifred Watson

Mister Pip by Lloyd Jones

Mistress of the Elgin Marbles by Susan Nagel

The Monsters of Templeton by Lauren Groff

The Moon of Gomrath by Alan Garner

Moral Disorder by Margaret Atwood

More Work for the Undertaker by Margery Allingham

Morland Dynasty series #1, #2, #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8 , #9, #10, #11, #12 , #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #22, #23, #24, #25, #26, #27, #28, #29, #30, #31, #32, #33, #34, #35 by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

Mortal Love by Elizabeth Hand

Morte d’Urban by J.F. Powers

The Morville Hours by Katherine Swift

The Mouse and His Child by Russell Hoban

A Moveable Feast by Ernest Hemingway

Mr. Punch by Neil Gaiman

Mrs Robinson’s Disgrace by Kate Summerscale

The Murder Farm by Andrea Maria Schinkel

My Cousin Rachel by Daphne du Maurier

My Invented Country by Isabel Allende (audio)

My Man Jeeves by P.G. Wodehouse (audio)

My Place by Sally Morgan

The Mysteries of Glass by Sue Gee

The Mysterious Benedict Society by Trenton Lee Stewart

The Mysterious Benedict Society and the Perilous Journey by Trenton Lee Stewart

Mystery Mile by Margery Allingham

The Myth of Certainty by Daniel Taylor


The Name of the Rose by Umberto Eco

Naming the Bones by Louise Welsh

The Necessity of Certain Behaviors by Shannon Cain

Nervous Conditions by Tsitsi Dangarembga

Neuromancer by William Gibson

Never Let Me Go (audio) by Kazuo Ishiguro

Neverwhere (film) by Neil Gaiman

New and Selected Poems: Vol. 2 by Mary Oliver

A New Kind of Christianity by Brian McLaren

The New Republic by Lionel Shriver

News from Tartary by Peter Fleming

Niccolò Rising by Dorothy Dunnett

Nicholas Nickleby by Charles Dickens

Night of the Iguana by Tennessee Williams

The Night Watch by Sarah Waters (Jenny); The Night Watch by Sarah Waters (Teresa)

Nightwood by Djuna Barnes

Nineteen Seventy-Four by David Peace

Nip the Buds, Shoot the Kids by Kenzaburō Ōe

No Country for Old Men (audio) by Cormac McCarthy

No More Parades by Ford Madox Ford (Parade’s End vol. 2)

Nocturnes by John Connolly

Nom de Plume by Carmela Ciuraru

Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen

NOS4A2 by Joe Hill

Nothing to Envy by Barbara Demick

Nox by Anne Carson


The Oak Apple (Morland Dynasty #4) by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

Obasan by Joy Kogawa

The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman

The Ode Less Travelled by Stephen Fry

The Odyssey (books 1-12) (books 13-24) by Homer

Offshore by Penelope Fitzgerald

Old Boys by Charles McCarry

An Old-Fashioned Girl by Louisa May Alcott

Old School by Tobias Wolff

The Omnivore’s Dilemma by Michael Pollan (Jenny); The Omnivore’s Dilemma (audio) by Michael Pollan (Teresa)

On Art and Life by John Ruskin

On Chesil Beach by Ian McEwan (Teresa); On Chesil Beach by Ian McEwan (Jenny)

Once Upon a Time in England by Helen Walsh

On the Road by Jack Kerouac

One Good Turn by Kate Atkinson (Jenny); One Good Turn (audio) by Kate Atkinson (Teresa)

One’s Company by Peter Fleming

Opening Skinner’s Box by Lauren Slater

Oracle Bones by Peter Hessler

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

The Oresteia by Aeschylus

The Orphan Master’s Son by Adam Johnson

Oryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood (Jenny); Oryx and Crake (audio) by Margaret Atwood (Teresa)

The Other Side of the Dale by Gervase Phinn

Our Fathers’ Lies by Andrew Taylor

Our Mutual Friend (film) by Charles Dickens

Our Story Begins by Tobias Wolff

Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen

Out of a Clear Sky by Sally Hinchcliffe

Out of the Blackout by Robert Barnard

The Outcast by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles (Morland Dynasty #21)

The Oxford Book of Ghost Stories by Michael Cox and R.A. Gilbert

The Oxford Book of Fantasy Stories 1, 2, 3 edited by Tom Shippey


Painted Devils by Robert Aickman

The Painted Drum (audio) by Louise Erdrich

Painter of Silence by Georgina Harding

Pale Fire (Jenny’s review) Pale Fire (Teresa’s review) by Vladimir Nabokov

Parable of the Sower by Octavia E. Butler

Parable of the Talents by Octavia Butler

Paradise Lost by John Milton

Paradise of the Blind by Duong Thu Huong

Pardonable Lies (audio) by Jacqueline Winspear

Paris to the Moon by Adam Gopnik

The Paris Wife by Paula McLain

Parrot and Olivier in America by Peter Carey

The Partly Cloudy Patriot (audio) by Sarah Vowell

Passing by Nella Larsen

Passion and Affect by Laurie Colwin

Passion of New Eve by Angela Carter

The Pedant in the Kitchen by Julian Barnes

The Penderwicks by Jeanne Birdsall

The Penderwicks at Point Mouette by Jeanne Birdsall

The Penderwicks of Gardam Street by Jeanne Birdsall

The People in the Trees by Hanya Yanagihara

People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks

The Peppermint Pig by Nina Bawden

Perfume by Patrick Süskind

The Perilous Gard by Elizabeth Marie Pope

Persepolis: the Story of a Childhood by Marjane Satrapi

Persuasion by Jane Austen

Persuasion (film) by Jane Austen

Petals of Blood by Ngugi wa Thiong’o

The Phoenix by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane by Katherine Howe

The Piano Teacher (audio) by Janice Y.K. Lee

Pictures From an Institution by Randall Jarrell

Pilgrim’s Inn (The Herb of Grace) by Elizabeth Goudge

The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett

The Pillow Book by Sei Shonagon

Piranha to Scurfy and Other Stories (audio) by Ruth Rendell

A Place of Execution (film) by Val McDermid

The Plague of Doves by Louise Erdrich

Plato and a Platypus Walked into a Bar: Understanding Philosophy Through Jokes by Thomas Cathcart and Daniel Klein

Poe’s Children by Peter Straub

The Poison Tree (Morland Dynasty #17) by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

Police at the Funeral by Margery Allingham

The Polysyllabic Spree by Nick Hornby

Popular Hits of the Showa Era by Ryu Murakami

The Portrait of a Lady by Henry James

Post Captain by Patrick O’Brian

The Posthumous Memoirs of Brás Cubas by Machado de Assis

The Postman Always Rings Twice by James M. Cain

Pnin by Vladimir Nabokov

Police at the Funeral by Margery Allingham

The Prague Cemetery by Umberto Eco

Pride of Baghdad by Brian Vaughan

The Princeling (Morland Dynasty #3) by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

Prince Rupert’s Teardrop by Lisa Glass

The Professor by Charlotte Brontë

The Professor’s House by Willa Cather

Prozac Nation by Elizabeth Wurtzel

Ptolemy’s Gate (audio) by Jonathan Stroud

The Pursuit of Love by Nancy Mitford

The Puttermesser Papers by Cynthia Ozick

Pyongyang by Guy Delisle


Queen Lucia by E.F. Benson

Queen Pokou (Reine Pokou) by Véronique Tadjo

Queens’ Play by Dorothy Dunnett

The Question (Morland Dynasty #25) by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

A Question of Power by Bessie Head

The Quickening Maze by Adam Foulds

Quicksand by Nella Larsen

Quiet by Susan Cain


Rabbit, Run by John Updike

The Radleys by Matt Haig

Ragnarok: The End of the Gods by A.S. Byatt (Teresa); Ragnarok: The End of the Gods by A.S. Byatt (Jenny)

Railsea by China Miéville

The Rapture by Liz Jensen

The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater

Read Hard edited by Ed Park

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

Reading Like a Writer by Francine Prose (audio)

The Reckoning (Morland Dynasty #15) by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

The Regency (Morland Dynasty #13) by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

Religious Literacy (audio) by Stephen Prothero

Remake by Connie Willis

Resistance by Agnes Humbert

Resistance(audio) by Agnes Humbert

The Restless Sea (Morland Dynasty #27) by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

Rethinking Thin by Gina Kolata

The Return of the King (reread) by J.R.R. Tolkien

The Return of the Native by Thomas Hardy

The Return of the Soldier by Rebecca West

The Revisionists by Thomas Mullen

Revolutionary Road by Richard Yates

The Revolution Was Televised by Alan Sepinwall

The Right Stuff by Tom Wolfe

The Ringed Castle by Dorothy Dunnett

River of Smoke by Amitav Ghosh

The Road by Cormac McCarthy

The Road Past Altamont by Gabrielle Roy

Roadside Picnic by Arkady and Boris Strugatsky

The Robber Bride (reread) by Margaret Atwood

The Rocksburg Railroad Murders by K.C. Constantine

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred Taylor

The Romance of the Forest by Ann Radcliffe

The Romeo Flag by Carolyn Hougan

Roots of Evil by Sarah Rayne

The Rose Garden by Susanna Kearsley

The Rottweiler by Ruth Rendell

Rough Weather by Robert Parker


The Sacrament of the Present Moment by Jean-Pierre Caussade

Saffy’s Angel by Hilary McKay

Samuel Pepys: the Unequalled Self by Claire Tomalin

The Scramble for Africa by Thomas Pakenham

Sea of Poppies by Amitav Ghosh

The Seance by John Harwood

Season of Migration to the North by Tayeb Salih

Second Sight by Charles McCarry

The Secret Scripture by Sebastian Barry

Secret Son by Laila Lalami

Sense and Sensibility (film) by Jane Austen

The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes

The Serial Garden by Joan Aiken

The Sentimentalists by Joanne Skibsrud

Seven Suspects by Michael Innes

Shades of Greyby Jasper Fforde

The Shadow of What We Were by Luis Sepúlveda

Shadows and Moonshine by Joan Aiken

Shanghai Girls by Lisa See

Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn

Sharp Teeth by Toby Barlow

Shelley’s Heart by Charles McCarry

Shine On, Bright and Dangerous Object by Laurie Colwin

The Shipping News by Annie Proulx

Shirley by Charlotte Brontë

Shooting in the Dark by Carolyn Hougan

Shutter Island (audio) by Dennis Lehane

The Shuttle by Frances Hodgson Burnett

Sidetracked by Henning Mankell

Siding Star by Christopher Bryan

The Signature of All Things by Elizabeth Gilbert

Silence by Shusaku Endo (Jenny); Silence (reread) by Shusaku Endo (Teresa)

The Silver Swan (audio) by Benjamin Black

The Sister by Poppy Adams

Sister Carrie by Theodore Dreiser

The Sisters by Mary S. Lovell

The Sisters of Sinai by Janet Soskice (Jenny); The Sisters of Sinai by Janet Soskice (Teresa)

Slam by Nick Hornby

Slaughterhouse Five (audio) by Kurt Vonnegut

A Slight Misunderstanding by Prosper Mérimée

Small Island by Andrea Levy (Teresa); Small Island by Andrea Levy (Jenny)

Small Memories by José Saramago

A Small Place by Jamaica Kincaid

Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson

Smilla’s Sense of Snow by Peter Høeg

Snow White, Blood Red by Ellen Datlow and Terri Windling

The Sociopath Next Door by Martha Stout

Solo by Rana Dasgupta

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

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

Soldier’s Heart by Elizabeth Samet

The Solitudes by John Crowley

So Many Ways to Begin by Jon McGregor

So Much for That by Lionel Shriver

Some Assembly Required by Anne Lamott

Some Do Not… (Parade’s End 1) by Ford Madox Ford

Someone at a Distance by Dorothy Whipple

Some Prefer Nettles by Jun’ichirō Tanizaki

Song of Susannah by Stephen King

Song of the Dodo by David Quammen

The Sonnets by Warwick Collins

The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. Du Bois

The Spare Room by Helen Garner

The Sparrow by Mary Doria Russell

Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson

Speaker for the Dead (audio) by Orson Scott Card

The Spies of Warsaw by Alan Furst

Spinster by Sylvia Ashton-Warner

The Spiral Staircase by Karen Armstrong

Spirits of Just Men by Charles B. Thompson Jr.

A Spirituality of Living by Henri Nouwen

Spoon River Anthology by Edgar Lee Masters

Star Island by Carl Hiaasen (abandoned)

The Stars My Destination by Alfred Bester

Staying Put by Scott Russell Sanders

Stepford Wives by Ira Levin

Stet: An Editor’s Life by Diana Athill

Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves by P.G. Wodehouse (audio)

Stitches by Anne Lamott

Stolen Innocence by Elissa Wall and Lisa Pulitzer

The Story of a Marriage by Andrew Sean Greer

The Story of My Life by Helen Keller

The Story of the Stone, vol. 1 by Cao Xueqin

The Story of the Stone, vol. 2 by Cao Xueqin

The Story of the Stone, vol. 3 by Cao Xueqin

The Story of the Stone, vol. 4 by Cao Xueqin

The Story of the Stone, vol. 5 by Cao Xueqin

The Strain by Guillermo del Toro

Strangers in Paradise (Volumes 1 and 2) by Terry Moore

A Study in Scarlet by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Summertime by J.M. Coetzee

The Summer Tree by Guy Gavriel Kay

A Suitable Boy by Vikram Seth

The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway

Superman: Birthright by Mark Waid

The Surgeon’s Mate by Patrick O’Brian

Surprised by Hope by N.T. Wright

Surrender by Sonya Hartnett

Swallowing the Sun by David Park

Sweet Danger by Margery Allingham

The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan Bradley

The Sweetness of Life by Paulus Hochgatterer

The Sweet Relief of Missing Children by Sarah Braunstein

Swimming Home by Deborah Levy

The Sybil in Her Grave by Sarah Caudwell


The Tale of Genji (part 1) (part 2) by Lady Murasaki

Take This Bread by Sara Miles

The Taker by Alma Katsu

The Tale of Despereaux by Kate DiCamillo

The Tale of Genji (abridged) by Murasaki Shikibu

The Tale of the 1002nd Night by Joseph Roth

The Tale of the Unknown Island by Jose Saramago

Talking About Detective Fiction by P.D. James

Tamara Drewe by Posy Simmonds

The Tangled Thread (Morland Dynasty #10) by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

The Tapestry of Love by Rosy Thornton

The Taste of Sorrow by Jude Morgan

Tattoo by Manuel Vasquez Montalban

The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Brontë

The Tender Bar by J.R. Moehringer

Tender Morsels by Margo Lanagan

Terra by Gretchen Powell

The Terror by Dan Simmons

Testament by Alis Hawkins

Thank You for Smoking by Christopher Buckley

Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston

 There but for the by Ali Smith

There Is No Year by Blake Butler

Thérèse Raquin by Emile Zola

Thirteen Steps Down by Ruth Rendell

This Is How You Lose Her by Junot Diaz

This Isn’t the Sort of Thing That Happens to Someone Like You: Stories by Jon McGregor

The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet by David Mitchell

A Thread of Grace by Mary Doria Russell

Three Men in a Boat by Jerome K. Jerome

Thursday Night Widows by Claudia Piñeiro

Thursday’s Child by Sonya Hartnett

The Tiger in the Smoke by Margery Allingham

Tigerlily’s Orchids by Ruth Rendell

Till We Have Faces by C.S. Lewis

A Time of Gifts by Patrick Leigh Fermor (Jenny’s review)

A Time of Gifts by Patrick Leigh Fermor (Teresa’s review)

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

Tooth and Claw by Jo Walton

To Say Nothing of the Dog by Connie Willis

To Siberia by Per Petterson

Touchstone by Laurie R. King

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

The Train Now Departing by Martha Grimes

Traitor’s Purse by Margery Allingham

The Translator by John Crowley

Trapeze by Simon Mawer

Traveling Mercies by Anne Lamott

Travels in Alaska by John Muir

Travels with Charley by John Steinbeck

Trespassers on the Roof of the World by Peter Hopkirk

Triangle by Katharine Weber

True by Riika Pulkkinen

The Tunnel by Ernesto Sabato

Two Lives by Vikram Seth

The Two Towers 1, 2 by J.R.R. Tolkien


The Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera

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

The Uncoupling by Meg Wolitzer

Under the Dome by Stephen King

Under the Greenwood Tree by Thomas Hardy

Understanding Comics by Scott McCloud

The Uninvited Guests by Sadie Jones

The Unit by Ninni Holmqvist

The Universe in a Nutshell by Stephen Hawking

The Untouchable by John Banville


Vanilla Beans and Brodo by Isabella Dusi

The Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox by Margaret O’Farrell

The Various Haunts of Men by Susan Hill

A Very Private Enterprise by Elizabeth Ironside

The Very Thought of You by Rosie Alison

The Victory (Morland Dynasty #12) by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

The Village by Marghanita Laski

Villette by Charlotte Brontë

A Void by Georges Perec


Waiting for God by Simone Weil

Waiting for My Cats to Die by Stacy Horn

Waiting for the End of the World by Andrew Taylor

The Walnut Trees of Altenburg by André Malraux

War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy

War for the Oaks by Emma Bull

War on the Margins by Libby Cone

The Waste Lands by Stephen King

Watchman by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons

Water for Elephants (audio) by Sara Gruen

Watching the English by Kate Fox

The Way We Live Now by Anthony Trollope

The Wee Free Men by Terry Pratchett

We Had It So Good by Linda Grant

The Weather in Berlin by Ward Just

Weird Tales by E.T.A. Hoffmann

The Weirdstone of Brisingamen by Alan Garner

The Well-Beloved by Thomas Hardy

We’re Flying by Peter Stamm

The Wettest County in the World by Matt Bondurant

What Good Is God? by Philip Yancey

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

What I Talk About When I Talk About Running (audio) by Haruki Murakami

What Is the What? (audio) by Dave Eggers

What Matters in Jane Austen? by John Mullan

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

What Was She Thinking? Notes on a Scandal by Zoe Heller

When I Was a Child I Read Books by Marilynne Robinson (Teresa); When I Was a Child I Read Books by Marilynne Robinson (Jenny)

When We Were Orphans by Kazuo Ishiguro (audio)

When Will There Be Good News? by Kate Atkinson (Jenny); When Will There Be Good News? by Kate Atkinson (audio; Teresa)

When You Are Engulfed in Flames by David Sedaris (audio)

When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead

The White Devil by Justin Evans

White Is for Witching by Helen Oyeyemi

White Noise by Don Delillo

White Teeth by Zadie Smith (Jenny); White Teeth by Zadie Smith (Teresa)

The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga

The White Woman on the Green Bicycle by Monique Roffey

Why Jane Austen? by Rachel Brownstein

The Widower’s Tale by Julia Glass

A Widow’s Story by Joyce Carol Oates

The Wild Angel by E.C. Spykman

The Wild Boy of Aveyron by Harlan Lane

The Wilderness by Samantha Harvey

The Willoughbys by Lois Lowry

The Winding Road (Morland Dynasty #34) by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

The Winds of Marble Arch by Connie Willis

The Wine of Solitude by Irène Némirovsky

The Winter Journey (Morland Dynasty #20) by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

Winter’s End by Jean-Claude Mourlevat

Wives and Daughters by Elizabeth Gaskell

Wives and Daughters (film) by Elizabeth Gaskell

Wizard and Glass by Stephen King

Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel

Wolf Story by William McCleery

Wolves of Andover by Kathleen Kent (abandoned)

Wolves of the Calla by Stephen King

The Woman at the Washington Zoo by Marjorie Williams

The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins (reread)

A Woman’s Story (Une femme) by Annie Ernaux

The Woodcutter by Reginald Hill

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

The World at Night by Alan Furst

The World in the Evening by Christopher Isherwood

The Worst Journey in the World by Apsley Cherry-Garrard

The Writing Class by Jincy Willett

Wrong by David H. Freedman

Wuthering Heights (audio) by Emily Brontë



A Year Down Yonder by Richard Peck

The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion

The Year of the Flood by Margaret Atwood

The Yiddish Policeman’s Union by Michael Chabon

You Deserve Nothing by Alexander Maksik

Young Romantics by Daisy Hay


2 Responses to Review Index by Title

  1. Julie says:

    wow, quite an impressive list!

  2. Susan E says:

    Merry Christmas to you two! I put The Sisters of Sinai on my to read some day list after reading your reviews and would love to be included in your draw.

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