Reading record 📚

This is where I record the books I read each year and the books I might like to read in the future.

Currently reading 📖

  • Data Science Ethics - David Martens
  • The Virgin Suicides - Jeffrey Eugenides

TBR ⏲️

  • How to do nothing - Jenny Odell
  • Her Body and Other Parties - Carmen Maria Machado
  • Something wicked this way comes - Ray Bradbury
  • The Hole - Hye-Young Pyun, Sora Kim-Russell (Translator)
  • Gender swapped fairytales - Karrie Fransman & Jonathan Plackett
  • Luster - Rven Leilani
  • In the house in the dark of the woods - Laird Hunt
  • Mexican Gothic - Silvia Moreno-Garcia

TBR-ish ⏰❓

  • Meanwhile in Dopamine City - DBC Pierre
  • Tyll - Daniel Kemlmann
  • How to win friends and influence people - Dale Carnegie
  • The Mr Porter guide to a better day
  • Professor Higgins’s Problem Collection - Peter M Higgins
  • The discomfort of Evening - Marieke Lucas Rijneveld
  • Blood and guts in high school - Kathy Acker
  • The Nickel Boys - Colson Whitehead
  • The Need - Helen Phillips
  • The silence of the girls - Pat Barker
  • The ginger child - Patrick Flanery
  • Bonjour Tristesse - Francois Sagan
  • The Outsiders - S. E. Hinton
  • Micro Avdentures - Alastair Humphreys
  • Decline and Fall - Evelyn Waugh

2021 - 2022

  1. The Secret History - Donna Tartt
  2. Fahrenheit 451 - Ray Bradbury
  3. Dune Messiah - Frank Herbert
  4. On Earth We Are Briefly Gorgeous - Ocean Vuong
  5. Wow, no thank you - Samantha Irby
  6. Math without numbers - Milo Beckman
  7. The Penelopiad - Margaret Atwood
  8. Introduction to Statistical Learning
  9. Boy Parts - Eliza Clark
  10. How to take smart notes - Sonke Ahrens
  11. If we were villians - M. L. Rio
  12. The Windup Bird Chronicle, Book 1- Haruki Murakami
  13. The Windup Bird Chronicle, Book 2 - Haruki Murakami
  14. The Windup Bird Chronicle, Book 3 - Haruki Murakami
  15. Treacle Walker - Alan Garner
  16. Immune - Philipp Dettmer (DNF)
  17. The Beauty of Everyday Things - Seotsu Yanagi
  18. Better Data Visualizations - Jonathan Schwabish
  19. Scientifically Speaking - Jo Filshie Browning
  20. The Effect - Nick Huntington-Klein

2020 - 2021

  1. The authenticity project - Clare Pooley ♣️
  2. Dune - Frank Herbert
  3. How to make the world add up: Ten rules for thinking differently about numbers - Tim Harford
  4. The Thursday murder club - Richard Osman ♣️
  5. The Testaments - Margaret Atwood
  6. Conversations with friends - Sally Rooney
  7. The housekeeper and the professor - by Yōko Ogawa, Stephen Snyder (Translator)
  8. The dice man - Luke Rhinehart ♣️
  9. Introduction to statistical modelling of extreme values - Stuart Coles
  10. Stories of the law and how it is broken - The Secret Barrister
  11. College Science Teaching - Terry McGlynn (2021-04-07)
  12. In the dream house - Carmen Maria Machado ♣️
  13. Radio Silence - Alice Oseman
  14. Your House is on Fire, Your Children All Gone - Stefan Kiesbye
  15. Nick and Charlie - Alice Oseman
  16. Solaris - Stanisław Lem ♣️
  17. Show your work - Austin Kleon
  18. Circe - Madeline Miller (2021-06-19)
  19. Convenience Store Woman - Sayaka Murata
  20. On being different - Merle Miller
  21. Eating Animals - Jonathan Saffran Foer
  22. Piranesi - Susan Clarke
  23. Happy git with R - Jenny Bryan
  24. The inheritance of loss - Kiran Desai ♣️
  25. Why I am no longer talking (to white people) about race - Reni Eddo-Lodge
  26. Reputation - Lex Croucher ♣️ (2021-08-24)
  27. The Ethical Algorithm - Michael Kearns and Aaron Roth (2021-09-02)
  28. Everything I never told you - Celeste Ng
  29. Invisible Women - Caroline Criado Perez
  30. Digital Minimalism - Cal Newport
  31. The Best of Me - David Sedaris
  32. Wicked - Gregory Maguire

2019-2020

  1. What I talk about when I talk about running - Haruki Murakami
  2. Guys knit - Sockmatician
  3. Brit(ish) - Afua Hirsch
  4. Semicolon - Cecilia Watson
  5. The conscious closet - Elizabeth L. Cline
  6. A little book of language - David Crystal
  7. Hardboiled wonderland and the end of the world - Haruki Murakami
  8. The Topeka school - Ben Lerner
  9. Normal people - Sally Rooney
  10. Show your work - Austin Kleon
  11. 1Q84 (Book 1) - Haruki Murakami
  12. 1Q84 (Book 2) - Haruki Murakami
  13. 1Q84 (Book 3) - Haruki Murakami
  14. The body - Bill Bryson
  15. You too can have a body like mine - Alexandra Kleeman
  16. I’m thinking of ending things - Iain Reed
  17. Supper club - Lara Williams
  18. Girl, woman, other - Bernadine Evaristo ♣️
  19. Lolita - Vladimir Nabokov ♣️
  20. Severance - Ling Ma
  21. The school of life - Alain de Botton

2018-2019

  1. Have you eaten Grandma? - Giles Brandreth
  2. An edited life - Anna Newton
  3. Weight expectations - Dave Chawner
  4. Spirits of the season - Tanya Kirk
  5. Killing Comendatore - Haruki Murakami
  6. Happy ever after - Paul Dolan
  7. Dress your family in corduroy and denim - David Sedaris
  8. Hear the wind sing - Haruki Murakami
  9. Pinball 1973 - Haruki Murakami
  10. Call me by your name - Andre Aciman
  11. The visual display of quantitative information - Edward R. Tufte
  12. The elephant vanishes - Haruki Murakami
  13. A brave new world - Aldous Huxley
  14. The missing piece - Shell Silverstein
  15. The joy of work - Bruce Daisley
  16. Joined up writing -Roger McGough
  17. The idiot - Elif Batuman
  18. The slow professor - Maggie Berg & Barbara Seeber
  19. The history boys - Alan Bennett
  20. The handmaid’s tale - Margaret Atwood
  21. Classical mechanics - Leonard Susskind & George Hrabovsky
  22. Indistractable - Nir Eyal
  23. Are you experienced - William Sutcliffe
  24. Calypso - David Sedaris
  25. No one is too small to make a difference - Greta Thunberg

2017-2018

  1. Bridget Jones’ diary - Helen Fielding
  2. The mathematics of Christmas - Hannah Fry
  3. Call me by your name - Andre Aciman
  4. Talking to my daughter about the economy - Yanis Varoufakis
  5. Irresistable - Adam Alter
  6. Sympathy - Olivia Sudjic
  7. Moranifesto - Caitlin Moran
  8. iGen - Jean Twenge
  9. Hagseed - Margaret Atwood
  10. Norse Mythology - Neil Gaiman
  11. Upper North Tynedale - Beryl Charlton
  12. Talk like TED - Carmine Gallo
  13. The boy on the Bridge - Mike Carey
  14. Men without women - Haruki Murakami
  15. South of the border, West of the sun - Haruki Murakami
  16. Queer city - Peter Ackroyd
  17. Less - Andrew Sean Greer
  18. Why the Dutch are different - Ben Coates
  19. Rest - Alex Soojung-Kim Pang
  20. Wicked - Gregory Maguire
  21. Women and power - Mary Beard
  22. Girls will be girls - Emer O’Toole
  23. The boy in the striped pajamas - John Boyne
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2016-2017

  1. The throwback - Tom Sharpe
  2. Seven brief lessons on physics - Carlo Rovelli
  3. The Circle - Dave Eggers
  4. Five on brexit island - Bruno Vincent
  5. You too can have a body like mine - Alexandra Kleeman
  6. The wish - Bill Griffin
  7. Happy - Derren Brown
  8. A little gay history - R.B. Parkinson
  9. Nina is not OK - Shappi Khorsandi
  10. The life-changing magic of tidying - Marie Kondo
  11. The vegetarian - Han Kang
  12. Respectable - Lyndsey Hanley
  13. The great indoors - Ben Highmore
  14. Solitude - Michael Harris
  15. Icecream for breakfast - Laure Jane Williams
  16. American Gods - Neil Gaiman
  17. Bossy pants - Tina Fey
  18. Quiet - Susan Cain
  19. Harry Potter and the philospoher’s stone - J.K. Rowling
  20. Harry Potter and the chamber of secrets - J.K. Rowling
  21. Gerald’s game - Stephen King
  22. The handmaid’s tale - Margaret Atwood
  23. Not working - Lisa Owens
  24. Kafka on the Shore - Haruki Murakami