Read 2015

My reading list for 2015.

All books link back to the original review and if appropriate by affiliate link to Amazon.co.uk

Key to Abbreviations.
AV = Amazon Vine – Review copy chosen from a list offered to ‘Vine Voices';  B = Borrowed from friends or family;  G = Gift – Birthdays and Christmas etc, and Giveaway prizes;  LTER = Freebie from the Librarything Early Reviewers draw;  O = Own – I bought / swapped / inherited it;  RP = Freebie requested from the publisher – where I requested a particular book;  PS = Freebie from publisher, sent after asking if I’d like a copy;  UNS = Unsolicited freebie; finally an asterisk * = from the TBR (acquired before 1.1.14)

Finished in DECEMBER, reviewed in JANUARY
– The Gigantic Beard That Was Evil by Stephen Collins – O* (10/10) – Review
– A Question of Upbringing by Anthony Powell – O* (8/10) – Review
– Armchair Nation by Joe Moran – O* (9/10) – Review at SNBks
– The Year of the Rat by Clare Furniss – PS* – Review at SNBks

JANUARY
1. Jackanory – Stories from Russia – O* Review
2. The Woman Who Liked Clean Rest Rooms by J.P. Donleavy – O* (6/10) Review
3. Funny Girl by Nick Hornby – PS* Review at SNBks
4. The List of My Desires by Gregoire Delacourt – O* (8.5/10) – Review
5. Humor by Stanley Donwood – PS* (6/10) – Review
6. The Year of Reading Dangerously by Andy Miller – O* (8/10) – Review
7. The Ghosts of Heaven by Marcus Sedgwick – O* (9.5/10) – Review at SNBks
8. The Little White Horse by Elizabeth Goudge – O* (6/10) – Review
9. Where I’m Reading From by Tim Parks – PS* – Review at SNBks
10. I was here by Gayle Forman – PS* – Review at SNBks
11. Pictures or it Didn’t Happen by Sophie Hannah – PS – Capsule review
12. Dead Man Talking by Roddy Doyle – PS – Capsule review
13. Annihilation by Jeff Vandermeer – O* – Review

FEBRUARY
14. Travelling to Infinity by Jane Hawking – PS* (7.5/10) – Review
15. The Door That Led to Where by Sally Gardner – PS*
16. Get Me Out of Here by Henry Sutton – O* (9.5/10) – Review
17. Authority by Jeff Vandermeer – O* (8/10) – Review
18. Etta and Otto and Russell and James by Emma Hooper – PS*
19. A Buyer’s Market (Dance #2) by Anthony Powell – O* (9/10) – Review
20. A War of Flowers by Jane Thynne – PS (9/10) – Review
21. Naked in Death by J.D.Robb – O* (5.5/10) – Review
22. Lurid & Cute by Adam Thirlwell – PS – DNF (120 pages) – Review
23. The Twin by Gerbrand Bakker – O* – (9/10) – Review

MARCH
24. Birth of a Theorem by Cedric Villani – PS
25. Fire Flowers by Ben Byrne – PS
26. Our Endless Numbered Days by Claire Fuller – PS
27. The Helios Disaster by Linda Bostrum Knausgaard – PS (8.5/10) – Review
28. Ross Poldark by Winston Graham – O
29. The Knowledge by Lewis Dartnell – O
30. Dear Lupin: Letters to a Wayward Son by Richard and Charlie Mortimer – O* (9/10) – Review
31. Irene by Pierre Lemaitre – O*

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