Previous Books Read

    • The Good Man Jesus and the Scoundrel Christ by Philip Pullman
    •  Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance by Robert Pirsig
    •  The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand
    •  Awareness by Anthony de Mello
    •  The Little Prince by Antoine de Sainte-Exupery
    •  The Spirit Level by Richardson and Kate Pickett
    •  Arguably by Christopher Hitchens
    •  The Master by Colm Toibin
    •  Unweaving the Rainbow by Richard Dawkins
    •  In Defence of Wonder by Raymond Tallis
    •  Rivers of London by Ben Aaronovitch
    •  Beyond Fear: Thinking Sensibly About Security … by Bruce Schneier
    •  Thinking Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
    •  The Prince by Machiavelli
    •  HG: the History of Mr Wells by Michael Foot.
    •  Through the Window by Julian Barnes, Vintage 2012
    •  Lilith, A Romance by George MacDonald
    •  Chavs: The Demonization of the Working-Class by Owen Jones
    •  The Testament of Mary by Colm Toibin
    • The Blue Flower by Penelope Fitzgerald
    • A Possible Life by Sebastian Faulks
    • Into the Silent  Land by Paul Broks
    • Kalooki Nights by Howard Jacobson
    • The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery
    • A Girl is a Half-formed Thing by Eimear McBride
    • Stoner by John Williams
    • The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison
    • God is not Great by Christopher Hitchens
    • The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
    • The Reluctant Fundamentalist by  Mohsin Hamid
    • If this is a Man by Primo Levi
    • Wild Minds by Marc Hauser
    • The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson
    • Never Let me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
    • The Year China Discovered the World by Gavin Menzies
    • A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler
    • Room by Emma Donoghue
    • Grief is the Thing with Feathers by Max Porter
    • Why be happy when you could be normal? by Jeannette Winterson
    • We Need to talk about Kevin by Lionel Shriver
    • The Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox  by Maggie O’Farrell
    • The History of the World in 10 1/2 Chapters by Julian Barnes
    • Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind  by Yuval Noah Harari
    • Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout
    • Golden Hill by Francis Spufford
    • It Can’t Happen Here by Sinclair Lewis
    • The Shock of the Fall by Nathan Filer
    • The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry

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