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March Books

Non-fiction 5 (YTD 15)
International Law and the Question of Western Sahara, edited by Karin Arts and Pedro Pinto Leite
The History of the Peloponnesian War, by Thucydides
The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Vols III & IV, by Edward Gibbon
The Essential Rumi
Contested Will, by James Shapiro

Fiction (non-sf) 8 (YTD 15)
The Return of Sherlock Holmes, by Arthur Conan Doyle
The Hound of the Baskervilles, by Arthur Conan Doyle
The Valley of Fear, by Arthur Conan Doyle
His Last Bow, by Arthur Conan Doyle
The Casebook of Sherlock Holmes, by Arthur Conan Doyle
The Boy Who Kicked Pigs, by Tom Baker
Love in the Time of Cholera, by Gabriel García Márquez
The Canterbury Tales, by Geoffrey Chaucer

SF (non-Who) 7 (YTD 17)
The Fall of the House of Usher and other stories, by Edgar Allan Poe
The Diamond Age, by Neal Stephenson
Fantasy: the Best of the Year, 2007, edited by Rich Horton
The Little Prince, by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
The Ladies of Grace Adieu, by Susanna Clarke
The Miracle Visitors, by Ian Watson
The Lays of Beleriand, by J.R.R. Tolkien

Doctor Who 10 (YTD 20)
The Janus Conjunction, by Trevor Baxendale
Matrix, by Robert Perry and Mike Tucker
Doctor Who Annual 1981
The Gemini Contagion, by Jason Arnopp
Night of the Humans, by David Llewellyn
Iceberg, by David Banks
Doctor Who Annual 1982
Ghost Train, by James Goss
Beltempest, by Jim Mortimore
Deep Blue, by Mark Morris

Comics 1 (YTD 3)
Ōoku: The Inner Chambers, Volume 3, by Fumi Yoshinaga

~9,400 pages (YTD 20,300)
3/31 (YTD 9/70) by women (Arts, Clarke, Yoshinaga)
2/31 (YTD 5/70) by PoC (Rumi, Yoshinaga)
Owned for more than a year: 11 (The Diamond Age (reread), The Little Prince (reread), The Canterbury Tales, The Casebook of Sherlock Holmes (reread), Fantasy: The Best of the Year 2007, The Miracle Visitors, The Janus Conjunction, Iceberg , International Law and the Question of Western Sahara, The Essential Rumi, The Lays of Beleriand).
Also reread: The Hound of the Baskervilles, The Valley of Fear, His Last Bow, Doctor Who Annual 1982 for a total of 7/31 (YTD 14/70)

Programmed reads: 17½ from 17 lists.
b) and c) History of the Peloponnesian War (non-fiction by popularity on LT and on LJ poll)
e) Love in the Time of Cholera (non-genre fiction by popularity on LT)
f) Complete Sherlock Holmes (second half) (non-genre fiction by popularity on LJ poll)
g) Fantasy: The Best of the Year 2007 (sf anthologies in order of entry)
h) The Miracle Visitors (sf non-anthologies in order of entry)
i) The Ladies of Grace Adieu (sf in order of LT popularity)
j) The Fall of the House of Usher and other stories (sf by popularity on LJ poll)
k) The Diamond Age (Hugo winners in sequence)
l) Iceberg (New Adventures in sequence)
m) The Janus Conjunction, Beltempest (Eighth Doctor Adventures in sequence)
n) Night of the Humans (New Who books by LT popularity)
o) Matrix, Deep Blue (other Old Who by popularity)
p) The Lays of Beleriand (History of Middle Earth in sequence)
s) The Essential Rumi (books by PoC in order of entry)
t) The Canterbury Tales (books on the shelves at end 2005, otherwise not accounted for, going backwards in LT entry order)
v) The Little Prince (books I have already read but haven't reviewed on-line, ranked by LT popularity)

Coming next, possibly:

Elizabeth's Irish Wars by Cyril Falls (already started)
Tom's Midnight Garden by Philippa Pearce(already started)
Torchwood: Department X by James Goss(already started)
To Say Nothing of the Dog by Connie Willis
Year's Best SF 12 by David G. Hartwell
The Onion's Our Dumb World: 73rd Edition: Atlas of the Planet Earth
The Rights of Woman - and - On The Subjection of Women by Mary Wollstonecraft and John Stuart Mill
In the Heart of the Desert: The Spirituality of the Desert Fathers and Mothers by John Chryssavgis
Toujours Tingo: Extraordinary Words to Change the Way We See the World by Adam Jacot de Boinod
A Question of Blood by Ian Rankin
The Not-So-Star-Spangled Life of Sunita Sen by Mitali Perkins
Judgement Of The Judoon by Colin Brake
A Song for Arbonne by Guy Gavriel Kay (bumped from March reading after I bought Ladies of Grace Adieu)
The Time Dissolver by Jerry Sohl
Blood Heat by Jim Mortimore
The Face Eater by Simon Messingham
Lady Chatterley's Lover by D. H. Lawrence
The Shaping of Middle-Earth by J.R.R. Tolkien
More Short Trips, edited by Stephen Cole
The Innocents Abroad by Mark Twain
Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
Sophie's World by Jostein Gaarder (bumped from March reading after I bought Love in the Time of Cholera)
The Alexiad by Anna Comnena

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