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July Books

Non-fiction 6 (YTD 35)
Napoleon Bonaparte for Little Historians, by Bou Bounoider
Ireland Under The Tudors vol 2, by Richard Bagwell
How Languages are Learned, by Patsy M. Lightbown and Nina Spada
Ireland Under The Tudors vol 3, by Richard Bagwell
The Essence of Christianity, by Ludwig Feuerbach (not fnished)
The Journals of Lewis and Clark, 1804-1806 (not finished)
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Fiction (non-sf) 4 (YTD 22)
The Lacuna, by Barbara Kingsolver
Crash, by J.G. Ballard
The Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox, by Maggie O'Farrell
Billionaire Boy, by David Walliams
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SF (non-Who) 14 (YTD 67)
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Beowulf, tr. J.R.R. Tolkien, ed. Christopher Tolkien
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Plastic Jesus, by Wayne Simmons
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Rogue Queen, by L. Sprague de Camp
κ1
334, by Thomas M Disch
The Lies of Locke Lamora, by Scott Lynch
λ1
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Doctor Who 4 (YTD 38)
Millennium Shock, by Justin Richards
So Vile a Sin, by Ben Aaronovitch and Kate Orman
The Book of the Still, by Paul Ebbs
Doctor Who: Cybermen Monster File, by Gavin Collinson and Joe Lidster
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Comics 2 (YTD 13)
De Sterrensteen, by "Willy Vandersteen" [Peter Van Gucht & Luc Morjaeu]
Brussel in Beeldekes: Manneken Pis en andere sjarels, ed. Marc Verhaegen
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~8,800 pages (YTD ~49,900)
8/30 (YTD 44/175) by women (Lightbown/Spada, Kingsolver, O'Farrell, γ1, η1, κ1, λ1, Orman)
3/30 (YTD 13/175) by PoC (Bounoider, γ1, κ1)

Reread: 0/30 (YTD 6/175)

Reading now:
With The Light... vol 7, by Keiko Tobe
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, by Mark Twain
Vernon God Little, by DBC Pierre
The Life of John Buncle, Esq: Containing Various Observations and Reflections, Made in Several Parts of the World, and Many Extraordinary Relations, by Thomas Amory

Coming soon (perhaps):
The Long Earth, by Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter
Brontomek!, by Michael Coney
A Guide to Tolkien, by David Day
Zorba the Greek, by Nikos Kazantzakis
A Winter Book, by Tove Jansson
Starry messenger: The best of Galileo, ed. Charles Ryan
Diplomatic Baggage, by Brigid Keenan
The Making of Doctor Who, by Terrance Dicks and Malcolm Hulke
A Sentimental Education, by Gustave Flaubert
The Waves, by Virginia Woolf
The Power and the Glory, by Graham Greene
The Memoirs of Hadrian, by Marguerite Yourcenar
Race Of Scorpions, by Dorothy Dunnett
Rob Roy, by Sir Walter Scott
La Galère d'Obélix, by Albert Uderzo
King's Inns and the Kingdom of Ireland, by Colum Kenny
Harlequin, by Bernard Cornwell
Eva, by Peter Dickinson
Wool, by Hugh Howey
The Strangest Man, by Graham Farmelo
Lost At Sea, by Bryan Lee O'Malley
Angela's Ashes, by Frank McCourt
Beach Music, by Pat Conroy
[Doctor Who] Tomb of Valdemar, by Simon Messingham
[Doctor Who] Bad Therapy, by Matthew Jones
[Doctor Who] The Crooked World, by Steve Lyons
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