Nicholas (nwhyte) wrote,

September Books

Non-fiction: 1 (YTD 32)
A History of the World in Twelve Maps, by Jerry Brotton

Fiction (non-sf): 5 (YTD 25)
Brother and Sister, by Joanna Trollope
Even Dogs in the Wild, by Ian Rankin
Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, by James Joyce
Nemesis, by Philip Roth
The Dinner, by Herman Koch

sf (non-Who): 5 (YTD 72)
The Apex Book of World SF: Volume 4, ed. Mahvesh Murad
One Does Not Simply Walk into Tudor, by Ivery Kirk and Luna Teague
Cauldron, by Jack McDevitt
Unquenchable Fire, by Rachel Pollack
The Collected Stories of Arthur C. Clarke

Doctor Who, etc: 4 (YTD 33)
Short Trips: A Day In The Life, ed. Ian Farrington
Independence Day, by Peter Darville-Evans
Return to the Fractured Planet, by Dave Stone
In The Blood, by Jenny Colgan

Comics: 3 (YTD 22)
Paper Girls, by Brian K. Vaughan and Cliff Chiang
Prisoners of Time, by Scott and David Tipton
Toch Een Geluk, by Barbara Stok

6,200 pages (YTD 53,100 pages)
6/18 (YTD 57/183) by women (Trollope, Murad, Kirk/Teague, Pollack, Colgan, Stok)
2/18 (YTD 12/183) by PoC (Murad, Chiang)

Reread: 1 (Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man), YTD 14

Reading now
Songs of the Dying Earth: Stories in honour of Jack Vance, eds. George R. R. Martin and Gardner Dozois
Winter Song, by Colin Harvey
SPQR, by Mary Beard

Coming soon (perhaps):
AfroSF: Science Fiction by African Writers, ed. Nnedi Okorafor
Kings of the North, by Cecelia Holland
Angels & Visitations: A Miscellany, by Neil Gaiman
Tolstoy, by Henri Troyat
Alexander the Great: The Hunt for a New Past, by Paul Cartledge
De Mexicaan met twee hoofden, by Joann Sfar
Last Exit to Babylon - Volume 4: The Collected Stories of Roger Zelazny
V for Vendetta, by Alan Moore
The Star Rover, by Jack London
The Colour Of Magic, by Terry Pratchett
Lavondyss, by Robert Holdstock
Broken Homes, by Ben Aaronovitch
The Innocent Man, by John Grisham
Austerity Britain, 1945-1951, by David Kynaston
Warriors, ed. George R. R. Martin
The Parrot's Theorem, by Denis Guedj
Woman on the Edge of Time, by Marge Piercy
Short Trips: The Solar System, ed. Gary Russell
Companion Piece, by Robert Perry and Mike Tucker
The Joy Device, by Justin Richards
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