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September Books

Non-fiction: 3 (YTD 38)
The Ancient Languages of Europe, by Roger D. Woodard
Companion Piece, eds. L.M. Myles and Liz Barr
Who's Next?, by Derrick Sherwin

Fiction (non-sf): 3 (YTD 31)
Girls in Love, by Jacqueline Wilson
The Redbreast, by Jo Nesbø
Americanah, by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

SF (non-Who): 7 (YTD 96)
A Vampire Quintet, by Eugie Foster
The End of All Things, by John Scalzi (did not finish)
The Wild Reel, by Paul Brandon (did not finish)
Aurora, by Kim Stanley Robinson
Manuscript Found in a Milk Bottle, by Neil Gaiman
The Unlimited Dream Company, by J. G. Ballard
Luna: New Moon, by Ian McDonald

Doctor Who, etc: 3 (YTD 35)
The Shadow in the Glass, by Justin Richards and Stephen Cole
The Sleep of Reason, by Martin Day
Tempest by Christopher Bulis

Comics : 1 (YTD 13)
It's A Good Life, If You Don't Weaken, by Seth

~4,600 pages (YTD 57,600)
4/17 by women (YTD 64/213) - Myles/Barr, Wilson, Adichie, Foster
2/17 by PoC (YTD 14/213) - Adichie, Foster

Reread: 0/17, YTD 16/213

Reading now:
Jacaranda by Cherie Priest
Galactic North by Alastair Reynolds
Les Misérables by Victor Hugo

By curious coincidence, as a team-building exercise at work today the entire global leadership team of the firm was coached into performing "Do You Hear The People Sing" from the musical version of Les Misérables.

Coming soon (perhaps):
The Invisible Gorilla: And Other Ways Our Intuition Deceives Us: Or Why You Have No Idea How Your Mind Works, by Christopher Chabris
A Question of Time: J.R.R. Tolkien's Road to "Faerie", by Verlyn Flieger
A Star Chamber Court in Ireland: The Court of Castle Chamber, 1571-1641, by Jon G. Crawford (2005)
Family Britain, 1951-1957, by David Kynaston
The Dark Tower and Other Stories, by C.S. Lewis
Axis, by Robert Charles Wilson
The Arabian Nights, tr. Muhsin Mahdi
Too Much Happiness, by Alice Munro
The Summer Before the Dark, by Doris May Lessing
Saga Volume 4. by Brian K Vaughan and Fiona Staples
Sleepyhead, by Mark Billingham
The Oxford Book of Christmas Stories, ed. Dennis Pepper
Broken Homes, by Ben Aaronovitch
The Battle for Gaul, by Julius Caesar
Monkey Planet, by Pierre Boulle
The Invention of Happiness, by Brian W. Aldiss
Bits of Me are Falling Apart, by William Leith
Moon Over Soho, by Ben Aaronovitch
Helliconia, by Brian Aldiss
Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, by James Joyce
North Wind, by Gwyneth Jones
A Princess of Roumania, by Paul Park
Business Unusual, by Gary Russell
The Deadstone Memorial, by Trevor Baxendale
Walking to Babylon by Kate Orman
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