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Authors A

AARONOVITCH, Ben
– Rivers of London  (9/10) Review (2011)
– Moon over Soho  (9/10) Review (2013)
ABBOTT, Megan
– Dare Me   (8/10)  Review (2013)
– The Fever  (9/10)  Review (2014)
ACKROYD, Peter – The Death of King Arthur (6.5/10) Review (2011)
ACIOLI, Socorro – The Head of the Saint – (8.5/10) – Review at SNBks (2014)
ADICHIE, Chimamanda Ngozi – Half of a Yellow Sun – Review (2011)
AICKMAN, Robert
– Dark Entries – (2014)
– Cold Hand in Mine – (2014)
ALMOND, David – The True Tale of the Monster Billy Dean – (6.5/10) Review (2011)
AMBLER, Eric – The Mask of Dimitrios – (8/10) Review 2009
AMES, Jonathan – Wake up, Sir! (8/10) Review (2015)
AMIS, Martin – Money (9/10) Review (2015)
ANDREWS, Julie – Home: A Memoir of my Early Years – Review (2008)
ANON
– Jackanory – Stories from Russia – Review (2015)
ARANGO, Sacha – The Truth and Other Lies (8/10) Review (2015)
ARMSTRONG, Karen – A Short History of Myth – (8/10) Review (2010)
ARNOTT, Jake
– The Long Firm – (10/10) Review (2015)
ATKINSON, Kate – Life After Life – (10/10)Review (2014)
ATWOOD, Margaret – The Penelopiad (Myths series) (8/10) Review (2010)
AUSTEN, Jane & Grahame-Smith, Seth – Pride & Prejudice & Zombies – (6.5/10) Review (2009)
AUSTER, Paul
– The New York Trilogy – (10/10) Review (2009)
– Invisible – (9/10) Review (2009)
– The Red Notebook – Review (2009)
– Winter Journal – PS (9.5/10) – Review (2012)
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Authors B

BAINBRIDGE, Beryl
– The Birthday Boys (10/10) – Review (2011)
– The Bottle Factory Outing (9/10) O* Review (2012)
– Harriet Said – O (8/10) Review (2012)<
– Sweet William – O (9/10) Review (2012)
– A Quiet Life – O (7/10) – Review (2012)
– Front Row: Nights at the Theatre – O (8/10) – Review (2012)
BAKER, Frank – Miss Hargreaves – (8/10) – Review (2009)
BAKER, Tom – The Boy Who Kicked Pigs – (8/10) – Review (2009)
BAKKER, Gerbrand – The Twin (9/10) Review (2015)
BALLARD, J.G.
– The Drowned World (9/10) Review (2015)
BANKS, Iain
– The Quarry (8.5/10) – SNBks Review (2014)
– Stonemouth (9/10)  – Review (2013)
– The Wasp Factory – (10/10)Review (2013)
BANKS, Lynne Reid – Tiger, Tiger – (8/10) – Review (2009)
BARBAL, Maria – Stone in a landslide (9/10) – Review (2010)
BARBER, Lynn
– An Education (9/10) – Review (2010)
– A Curious Career by Lynn Barber  (9/10) – Review at SNBks (2014)
BARBERY, Muriel – The Elegance of the Hedgehog – Review (2008)
BARKER, A L – Lost Journey (short)  (9/10) – Review (2014)
BARKER, Nicola – Burley Cross Postbox Theft – (6.5/10) – Review (2010)
BARLOW, Toby – Babayaga – (9.5/10) – Review (2013)
BARNETT, Laura – The Versions of Us (9/10) Review (2015)
BARREAU, Nicholas – The Secret Paris Cinema Club (7.5/10) Review (2014)
BARTLETT, Neil
– Skin Lane – (9/10) – Review (2010)
-The Disappearance Boy – (9/10) – Review at SNBks (2014)
BATES, HE – The Darling Buds of May – O (10/10) – Review (2012)
BAUM, Frank L – The Wizard of Oz by Frank L Baum (7/10) – Review (2011)
BEATON, M C
– Death of a Gossip (Hamish Macbeth #1) – (7.5/10) – Review (2010)
– Death of a Cad (Hamish Macbeth #2) – (8.5/10) – Review (2011).
BEAUMONT, Sebastian – The Juggler – (10/10) – Review (2009)
BECK, Ian
– Pastworld – (9/10) – Review (2009)
– Tom Trueheart – (9/10) – Review (2014)
BECKETT, Andy – When the Lights Went Out: Britain in the Seventies (9/10) Review (2009)
BECKETT, Bernard – Genesis (8/10)
BENIOFF, David – City of Thieves
BENSON, Peter – Isabel’s Skin – (8/10) – Review (2013)
BERGIN, Virginia – The Rain – (9/10) – Review (2014)
BERNARD, Thomas – Woodcutters – (6.5/10) – Review (2013)
BERNERS-LEE, Mike – How Bad Are Bananas?: The carbon footprint of everything (7/10) – Review (2010)
BINDING, Tim – The Champion (8.5/10) – Review (2011)
BINET, Laurent – HHhH – (6.5/10) Review (2012)
BIRCH, Carol – Jamrach’s Menagerie (8.5/10) – Review (2011)
BLACK, Cara – Murder in Pigalle – (7/10) – (2014)
BLACKMAN, Andrew – A Virtual Love – (8/10) – Review (2013)
BLACKMAN, Malorie – Cloud Busting (10/10) – Review (2009)
BLANC, Raymond – A Taste of My Life (10/10) – Review (2009)
BLOCK, Lawrence – Burglars can’t be choosers – (7/10) – Review (2013)
BOLANO, Roberto – Amulet (6/10) – Review (2009)
BOLLEN, Christopher – Orient (9/10) Review (2015)
BONFIGLIOLI, Kyril
– Don’t Point That Thing At Me – PS – (10/10) – (2014)
– After You With the Pistol –  (9.5/10) – Review (2014)
– Something Nasty in the Woodshed (7/10) – Review (2015)
BORJLIND, Rolf & Cilla
– Spring Tide (10/10) Review (2015)
– Third Voice (9/10) – Review (2015)
BORODIN, Leonid – The Year of Miracle and Grief – PS (8.5/10) – Review (2013)
BOULLE, Pierre – Desperate Games  – Review at SNBks (2014)
BOYCE, Frank Cottrell – Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Flies Again – (6.5/10) – AV – Review (2011)
BOYD, William – Waiting for Sunrise –  (8.5/10) – Review (2013)
BOYLE, Frankie – My Shit Life So Far – (2/10) – Review (2010)
BOYNE, John – The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas – Review (2008)
BRAND, Russell – Trickster’s Tales: The Pied Piper of Hamelin, illustrated by Chris Riddell – O (10/10)Review (2014)
BRAUTIGAN, Richard – Sombrero Fallout –  (7.5/10) – Review (2014)
BROOK, Rhidian – The Aftermath – PS* (8/10) – Review (2014)
BROOKNER, Anita – The Rules of Engagement (6.5/10) – Review (2011)
BROOKS, Kevin – The Bunker Diary – (9/10) – Review (2014)
BRUCE, Alastair – Wall of days (8/10) –Review (2011)
BUCHAN, John The Thirty-Nine Steps – Review (2012)
BULGAKOV, Mikhail – The Fatal Eggs (8/10) – Review (2011)
BULLOUGH, Tom – Konstantin – (9/10) Review (2012),
BURTON, Jessie – The Miniaturist – (8/10) Review (2015)
BUSH, Penelope – Alice in Time (6.5/10) – Review (2010),
BUTCHER, Jim
– Storm Front (Dresden Case Files #1) – (8.5/10) – Review (2010)
– Fool Moon (Dresden Case Files #2) – Review (2010)
BUTLER, Octavia – Fledgling – (6.5/10) – Review(2010)
BYATT, A S – Ragnarok  (9/10) – Review (2014)
BYRNE, Ben – Fire Flowers – (9/10) – SNBks Review (2015)

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Authors C

CAIN, James M – Double Indemnity (10/10) – Review (2010)
CALDWELL, Ian – The Fifth Gospel – (6.5/10) – Review (2015)
CAMILLERI, Andrea – August Heat (Montalbano 10) (8/10) – Review (2010)
CANTER, Jon – The Rev. Diaries by The Reverend Adam Smallbone – PS (10/10)Review (2014)
CANTOR, Rachel – A Highly Unlikely Scenario : Or, a Neetsa Pizza Employee’s Guide to Saving the World – PS* (7/10) Review (2014)
CAPUS, Alex – A Price to Pay – Review at SNBks (2014)
CAREY, Peter – Oscar and Lucinda (9/10)  – Review (2012)
CARRIGER, Gail – Soulless (8/10) Review (2015)
CARROLL, Dr Aaron & Vreeman, Dr Rachel – Don’t Swallow Your Gum: and other medical myths debunked (6.5/10) – Review (2009)
CARROLL, Lewis – Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll (bedtime read aloud) – Review (2011)
CARTER, Angela – The Bloody Chamber and Other Stories (8/10) – Review (2010)
CARTWRIGHT, Justin – Lion Heart – (6/10) – Review (2013)
CAST, P.C. & Kristin – Marked (House of Night 1) – Review (2009)
CHBOSKY, Stephen – The Perks of Being a Wallflower (9/10) – Review (2009)
CHEKHOV, Anton – The Seagull and The Cherry Orchard – Book Group Review (2014)
CHEVALIER, Tracy – Remarkable Creatures (9/10) – Review (2009)
CHILD, Lee – The Killing Floor (Jack Reacher 1) – (8.5/10) – Review (2012)
CHOWN, Marcus – We Need to Talk About Kelvin: What everyday things tell us about the universe (8/10) – Review (2009)
CHRISTOPHER, John – The Death of Grass (9/10) – Review (2010)
CLANCHY, Kate
– Antigona and Me (8/10) Review (2009)
– Meeting the English – (9.5/10) – Review at SNBks (2014)
CLAUDEL, Philippe – Parfums – Review at SNBks (2014)
CLEEVES, Ann – Raven Black (Shetland Quartet 1) – (9/10) –Review (2012)
COE, Jonathan – Expo ’58 –  (9/10) – Review (2013)
COLLINS, Harry – Are we all scientific experts now? – (6.10) – Review (2014)
COLLINS, Stephen – The Gigantic Bear that was Evil – (10/10) – Review (2015)
COLLINS, Warwick – The Sonnets – Review (2008)
COLLINS, Wilkie – The Moonstone (8/10) – Review (2010)
COMPTON-BURNETT, Ivy – Pastors and Masters (6.5/10) – Review (2010)
COMYNS, Barbara – The Vet’s Daughter – (9/10) – Review (2014)
CONNELL, D J – Sherry Cracker gets normal – (6.5/10)
CONNELL, Evan S
– Mrs Bridge –  (10/10)Review (2013)
– Mr Bridge –  (9/10) – Review
CONNELLY, Michael – Lost Light – Review (2008)
COOPER, Jilly
– Riders (8/10) Review (2012)
– Polo (8/10) Review (2015)
COOVER, Robert
– Romance of the Thin Man and the Fat Lady (Penguin Mini Modern Classics) – (8.5/10) – Review (2011)
– Briar Rose & Spanking the Maid (7.5/10) – Review (2011)
COPELAND, Stewart – Strange Things Happen: A Life with The Police, Polo and Pygmies (8/10) – Review (2009)
CORDY, Michael – The colour of death (7/10) – Review (2011)
COREN, Alan – 69 for 1 – Review (2008)
CRACE, Jim
– All that follows (6.5/10) – Review (2010)
– Harvest –  (9/10) – Review (2013)
CRACKNELL, Linda – Call of the Undertow – PS (2013)
CRASKE, Darren – The Equivoque Principle (8/10) – Review (2009)
CUMMING, Charles – The Trinity Six (8.5/10) – Review (2011)
CURRIE, Ron – God is Dead – Review (2008)
CUSK, Rachel -The Bradshaw Variations (6/10) – Review (2009)
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Authors D

DAHLQUIST, GW
– The Dark Volume (Glass Books vol 2) – (7.5/10) – Review (2012)
– The Chemickal Marriage –  (8/10) – Review (2012), Buy
DARTNELL, Lewis – The Knowledge: How to rebuild our world from scratch (NF, 8.5/10)) SNBks Review (2015)
DAVIDSDOTTIR, Villborg – On the Cold Coasts – (8/10) – Review (2012),
DAVIES, Deborah Kay
– True Things About Me (7.5/10) – Review (2010)
– Reasons She Goes to the Woods – (8.5/10) – Review (2014)
DAWSON, Jill
– Lucky Bunny (8/10) – Review (2011)
– The Tell-tale Heart – (9/10) – A at SNBks Review (2014)
DASGUPTA, Rana – Solo (9/10) Review (2009)
DEAVER, Jeffery – Carte Blanche (7.5/10) – Review (2011)
DEFOE, Gideon
– The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists (9.5/10)  Review (2012)
– The Pirates! In an Adventure with Whaling (8.5/10)  Review (2012)
DE JOUR, Belle – The Intimate Adventures Of A London Call Girl
DELACOURT, Gregoire – The List of My Desires  (8.5/10) – Review (2015)
DELAFIELD, E M – Diary of A Provincial Lady –  (10/10)Review (2013)
DELIUS, Friedrich Christian – Portrait of the Mother as a Young Woman (8/10) – Review (2010)
DELLA FEMINA, Jerry – From Those Wonderful Folks Who Gave You Pearl Harbor: Front-line Dispatches from the Advertising War (6/10) – Review (2010)
DEPP, Daniel – Loser’s Town (7/10) – Review (2009)
DEVON, Joseph – Probability Angels (6/10) – Review (2009)
DE WITT, Helen – Lightning Rods – (10/10) – Review (2012)
DE WITT, Patrick – The Sisters Brothers (10/10)Review (2011)
DICAMILLO, Kate – The Tale of Despereaux (5/10)
DOCTOROW, Cory – Makers (8/10) Review (2009)
DOCX, Edward – The Devil’s Garden  (8.5/10) Review (2012)
DOGAR, Sharon – Annexed (6.5/10) – Review (2011)
DOMINGUEZ, Carlos Maria – The Paper House  (7/10) Review (2012)
DONLEAVY, J P – The Lady Who Liked Clean Rest Rooms (6/10) – Review (2015)
DONOGHUE, Emma Frog Music – AV (6.5/10) – Review (2014)
DONWOOD, Stanley – Humor – PS (6/10)/ – Review (2015)
DOWNING, David – Jack of Spies – PS (6.5/10) – Review (2014)
DOWSWELL, Paul – The Cabinet of Curiosities – (2011)
DOYLE, Roddy
– A Greyhound of a Girl (8.5/10) – Review (2011)
– Brilliant – (7.5/10) – Review (2014)
– Dead Man Talking – Review (2015)
DUNN, Mark – Ella Minnow Pea (7/10) – Review (2010)
DUNNETT, Dorothy – The Game of Kings – (9/10) O* – Review (2013)
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Authors E

EDRIC, Robert – The Devil’s Beat – (7.5/10) Review (2012)
ERPENBECK, Jenny – The End of Days (6.5/10) Review (2015)
EUGENIDES, Jeffrey – The Virgin Suicides (8.5/10) Review (2015)
EVARISTO, Bernardine – Mr Loverman – (10/10) – Review (2013)
EXTENCE, Gavin – The Universe vs Alex Woods –  (9/10) – Review (2013)
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Authors F

FALLADA, Hans – Alone in Berlin (6.5/10) – Review (2011)
FARNDALE, Nigel – The Blasphemer (9/10) – Review (2009)
FERRANTE. Elena
– Troubling Love (6/10) – Review (2009)
-My Brilliant Friend – PS (9/10), Review (2014)
FERRARIS, Zoe – City of Veils – O
FERRIS< Joshua – To Rise Again at a Decent Hour – PS (DNF) – Review (2014)
FFORDE, Jasper
– Shades of Grey (10/10) – Review (2011)
– The Last Dragonslayer (9/10) – Review (2010)
FIELDING, Karen – American Sycamore – (10/10)Review at SNBks (2014)
FIORATO, Marina
– Beatrice and Benedick  – Review at SNBks
– The Glassblower of Murano – Review (2008)
– The Madonna of the Almonds (8/10) – Review (2009)
FISHER, Carrie
– Wishful Drinking (6/10) – Review (2009)
– Shockaholic (8/10) Review (2015)
FITZGERALD, F Scott – The Great Gatsby – (re-read)  (10/10) – Review
FITZGERALD, Penelope
– At Freddie’s –  (8/10) – Review (2014)
FLANERY, Patrick – Fallen Land – (9/10) – Review (2013)
FLETCHER, Carrie Hope – All I Know Now (NF, 8/10) SNBks Review (2015)
FLETCHER, Susan – Corrag (7/10) – Review (2010)
FLYNN, Gillian – Gone Girl – (9/10)  – Review (2013)
FODEN, Giles – Turbulence (7/10) – Review (2009)
FORD, Ford Madox – The Good Soldier –  (8/10) Review (2012)
FORMAN, Gayle
– If I stay (10/10) – Review (2009)
– I was here – SNBks Review (2015)
FORSTER, Margaret – Georgy Girl – (8.5/10) – Review (2013)
FORTES, Susanna – Waiting for Robert Capa – PS (9/10) – Review (2012)
FOWLER, Karen Joy – We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves – (7.5/10) – Review (2014)
FREDERICKS, L R – Farundell (6.5/10) – Review (2011)
FRENCH, Dawn – Oh Dear Silvia –  (8/10) – Review (2013)
FUENTES, Eugenio – The Pianist’s Hands (8/10) – Review (2009)
FULLER, Claire – Our Endless Numbered Days (10/10)SNBks Review (2015)
FUNDER, Anna – Stasiland: Stories from Behind the Berlin Wall (7/10) O Review (2012)
FUNKE, Cornelia – The Thief Lord (8/10) – Review (2009)
FURNISS, Clare – The Year of the Rat –  – Review at SNBks (2014)
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Authors G

GAIMAN, Neil
– Coraline (10/10) – Review (2009), Buy
– The Graveyard Book (9/10) – Review (2011), Buy
– The Spindle & the Sleeper, illustrated by Chris Riddell – O (10/10)Review (2014)
GALLAGHER, Winifred – It’s in the bag (6.5/10) – Review (2001), < Buy
GALLENZI, Alessandro
– Bestseller (6/10) – Review (2010), Buy
-The Tower – PS (DNF) – Review (2014)
GALLICO, Paul – The Small Miracle – O* Review (2012)
GALLOWAY, Steven – The Confabulist – PS – Review at SNBks (2014)
GARDNER, Sally
– The Red Necklace (10/10) – Review (2009)
– The Double Shadow (10/10) – Review (2011)
– The Door That Led to Where – SNBks Review (2015)
GARNER, Alan
– The Weirdstone of Brisingamen – O* (9/10) – Review (2013)
– The Moon of Gomrath – O* (9.5/10) – Review (2013), Buy at Amazon UK
– Boneland – O* (8/10) – (2013)
GARNER, Helen – The Spare Room (9/10) – Review (2009)
GARNETT, David – A Man in the Zoo & Lady into Fox O* (8/10) – Review (2013)
GARNIER, Pascal
-A26 – O* (9/10) – Review (2014)
– The Islanders – PS (10/10)Review at SNBks (2014)
GATISS, Mark – The last of the Gadarene (Dr Who) – O (6/10) – (2013), review
GIBSON, Jasper – A Bright Moon for Fools – PS – (2014)
GLADWELL, Malcolm – The Tipping Point (9/10) – Review (2009)
GLANCY, Robert – Terms & Conditions – PS* (8/10) – Review (2014)
GOLDACRE, Ben – Bad Science (7/10) – Review (2009)
GOLDING, William – Lord of the Flies (re-read 10/10) – Review (2011)
GOMPERTZ, Will
– What are you looking at? – AV (8.5/10) – Review (2012)
– Think Like an Artist (NF, 8/10) SNBks Review (2015)
GOODMAN, David A. – The Autobiography of James T. Kirk (8/10) Review (2015)
GOSLING, Samuel – Snoop – O* (6.5/10) Review (2012)
GOUDGE, Elizabeth – The Little White Horse – (6/10) Review (2015)
GRAHAM, Winston – Ross Poldark (re-read 10/10) SNBks Review (2015)
GREEN, Henry – Party Going (8.5/10) O* – Review (2012)
GREEN, John – Paper Towns (8/10) – Review (2015)
GREEN, Sally
– Half Bad – (9/10) – Review
– Half Wild – (8.5/10) – SNBks Review (2015)
GREENE, Graham
– England Made Me – O* (7/10) – Review (2013)
– Doctor Fischer of Geneva or The Bomb Party – O* (9/10) – Review (2013)
GREMILLON, Hélène – The Confidant – PS* Review (2013)
GREY, Zane – Riders of the Purple Sage (10/10) – Review (2010)
GRIFFITHS, Niall – Ronnie’s Dream (New Stories from the Mabinogion) – (7/10) – Review (2010)
GRIFFITHS, Neil – Saving Caravaggio – (10/10) – Review (2008)
GRIMBERT, Philippe – Secret mbert – O* – (2014)
GROSSI, Pietro – Fists (9/10) – (2009)
GRUSHIN, Olga – The Concert Ticket (9.5/10) – Review (2010)
GUO, Xiaolu – 20 Fragments of a Ravenous Youth – (2009)
GUTCHEON, Beth – Gossip – O* (7.5/10) – Review (2014)

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Authors H

HAGHENBECK, F.G Bitter Drink – (6.5/10) – Review (2013)
HAIG, Matt
– The Radleys (9/10) – Review (2010)
– The Humans – O (10/10) – Review (2013)
HALL, Araminta – Everything and nothing (6.5/10) – Review (2011)
HALL, Sarah
– How to Paint a Dead Man (8/10) – Review (2009)
– Mrs Fox – O (9/10) – review (2014)
HAMILTON, Laurell K – Guilty Pleasures – O* (6.5/10) – Review (2013)
HAMILTON, Patrick Hangover Square – O* (10/10) (2014)
HAMPTON-JONES, Hollis – Comes the night (10/10)Review (2011)
HANDLER, Daniel
– Adverbs (8/10) – Review (2011)
– Why We Broke Up (8/10) – Review (2015)
HANNAH, Sophie
– Little Face (8/10) – (2009)
– The Point of Rescue – (8.5/10) – Review (2010)
– Lasting Damage (7.3/10) – Review (2011)
– The Orphan Choir – O (6.5/10) – (2013)
– Pictures or it didn’t happen – Review (2015)
HARDING, Georgina – The Spy Game (8/10) – Review (2009)
HARDY, Thomas
– Tess of the D’Urbervilles – Review (2008)
– Jude the Obscure – O* (8.5/10) – Review (2013)
HARKAWAY, Nick – Tigerman – O (10/10)Review at SNBks (2014)
HARRIS, Charlaine
– Dead Until Dark (10/10) – Review (2009)
– Living Dead In Dallas: A True Blood Novel (8.5/10) – Review (2010)
HARRIS, Joanne
– Gentlemen and Players (9/10) – Review (2010),
– The Gospel of Loki – O (8.5/10) – A at SNBks Review (2014)
HARRISON, Michelle – The Thirteen Treasures (7/10) – Review (2009)
HARSTAD, Johan – Buzz Aldrin, What Happened to You in All the Confusion? (8.5/10) – Review (2011)
HASLETT, Adam – Union Atlantic – (7/10) – Reivew (2010)
HATOUM, Milton – Orphans of Eldorado (Myths) – (6.5/10) – Review (2010)
HAWKING, Jane – Travelling to Infinity (7.5/10) – Review (2015)
HAWKSLEY, Lucinda – Lizzie Siddal: The Tragedy of a Pre-Raphaelite Supermodel (8/10) – Review (2009)
HAYNES, Natalie – The Amber Fury –  (9/10) – Review (2014)
HAYSOM, Mark – Love, Love Me Do –  (8.5/10) – Review (2014)
HEABERLIN, Julia – Black-eyed Susans (8.5/10) – Review (2015)
HEARN, Lian – Across the Nightingale Floor (9/10) – Review (2009)
HEMINGWAY, Ernest – The Old Man & the Sea (7/10)
HENDRIX, Grady – Horrorstor –  (9/10) – Review (2014)
HERRON, Mick – Slow Horses –  (9/10) – Review (2014)
HESSE, Monica – Stray – PS (9/10) – Review (2013)
HEWISON, Robert – John Ruskin (Very Interesting People) – Review (2009)
HIGGERSON, James – The Almost Lizard – PS (8/10) – Review (2013)
HIGSON, Charlie
– Silverfin (Young Bond 1) (8.5/10) – Review (2011)
– Blood Fever (Young Bond 2) (9/10) – Review (2011)
– The Enemy (Enemy 1) (9/10) – Review (2011)
– The Dead (Enemy 2) (9/10) – Review (2011)
– King of the Ants – O* (7/10) – Review (2013)
HILL, Antonio – The summer of dead toys – AV (6.5/10) – Review (2012)
HILL, Susan
– The Beacon (9/10) – Review (2009)
– Howard’s End is on the Landing (9/10) – Review (2009)
– The Small Hand (8.5/10) – Review (2010)
HITCHENS, Christopher – Mortality – O (9/10) – (2014)
HOBAN, Russell
– The Mouse and his Child (7/10) – Review (2009)
– Riddley Walker (8/10) – Review (2009)
– My Tango with Barbara Strozzi (9/10) – Review (2009)
– Linger Awhile – O* (6.5/10) Review (2012)
– Soonchild – O* (9/10) – Review (2014)
HOCKING, Ian – Deja Vu (6/10) Review (2015)
HOFFMAN, Alice
– The Ice Queen Review (2008)
– The Museum of Extraordinary Things – PS (9/10) – Review at SNBks and Q&A article at SNBks (2014)
– The Story Sisters – (8/10) – Review (2010)
HOFFMANN, ETA
– The Sandman – PS (9.5/10) Review (2013)
– The Nutcracker & The Strange Child by ETA Hoffmann – O (10/10) – (2013), Review
HONEYWELL, Antonia – The Ship (8.5/10) Review (2015)
HOOPER Emma – Etta and Otto and Russell and James – SNBks Review (2015)
HORN, Dara – The World to Come – O* – (6.5/10) – Review (2014)
HORNBY, Gill – The Hive – O* (6.5/10) – Review (2014)
HORNBY, Nick
– Juliet, Naked (8/10) – Review (2010)
– The Complete Polysyllabic Spree – O* (9/10) – Review (2013)
– Stuff I’ve been reading – PS (9/10) – Review (2013)
– Funny Girl – PS – Review at SNBks (2015)
HOROWITZ, Anthony – The House of Silk – O (2013)
HORWOOD, William – Hyddenworld: Spring (7.5/10) – Review (2010)
HUGHES, Psiche – Beryl Bainbridge: Artist, Writer, Friend – AV (10/10) – Review (2012)
HUNT, Samantha – The Invention of Everything Else (9/10) – Review (2009)
HUXLEY, Aldous – Brave New World (re-read, 9/10)
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Authors I

IGNATIUS, David – The Director, PS (7/10), Review (2014)
INGELMAN-SUNDBERG, Catherina – The Little Old Lady Who Broke All The Rules – AV* (2014) Review
IRONMONGER, J W – The Coincidence Authority – AV (7.5/10) – Review (2013)
ISHIGURO, Kazuo – The Buried Giant – SNBks Review (2015)
IVEY, Eowyn – The Snow Child (10/10) AV* Review (2012)
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Authors J

JACKSON, Mick The Widow’s Tale – LTER (8/10) – (2013), Review
JACKSON, Shirley – The Sundial (9.5/10) Review (2015)
JAKUBOWSKI, Maxim (Ed) – Following the Detectives: Real Locations in Crime Fiction (6.5/10) – Review (2010)
JAMES, P D – Death comes to Pemberley (9/10) – Review (2011)
JENSEN, Liz
– War Crimes for the Home (10/10) – Review (2008)
– My dirty little book of stolen time (9/10) – Review (2010)
JOHNCOCK, Benjamin – The Last Pilot (10/10)SNBks Review (2015)
JOHNSON, Alan – This Boy – O (10/10)Review (2014)
JOHNSON, Christine – Claire de lune (6.5/10) – Review (2010)
JOHNSON, Denis – Train Dreams – O (9/10) – Review (2013)
JOHNSON, Rachel – Winter Games – AV (8.5/10) – Review (2012)
JOHNSTON, Jennifer – The Illusionist (9/10) – Review (2010)
JOINSON, Suzanne – A Lady Cyclist’s Guide to Kashgar – AV (8/10) Review (2013)
JONASSON, Jonas – The Hundred Year Old Man Who Climbed Out of a Window and Disappeared – (8.5/10) O* – Review (2013)
JONES, Lloyd – Mister Pip (7.5/10) – Review (2011)
JONES, Russell Celyn – The Ninth Wave (New Stories from the Mabinogion) – (9/10) – Review (2010),
JORDAN, Toni
– Addition (8/10) – Review (2009)
– Fall Girl (8/10) – Review (2011)
JOYCE, Rachel – The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry (9/10) AV* Review (2012)
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Authors K

KATE, Lauren – Fallen (5.5/10) – Review (2010)
KAUFMAN, Andrew – The Tiny Wife (9/10) – Review (2011)
KENEALLY, Thomas – The Widow and Her Hero – (8.5/10) O* – Review (2013)
KENT, Jasper – Twelve (Danilov Quintet 1) (7.5/10) – Review (2011)
KENT, Kathleen – The Heretic’s Daughter (7/10) – Review (2009)
KING, Laurie R -The Beekeeper’s Apprentice (9/10)  Review (2012)

KING, Stephen
– The Dark Tower Bk 1: The Gunslinger (8.5/10) – Review (2011)
– The Dark Tower Bk 2: The Drawing of the Three (7.5/10) – Review (2011)
– The Dark Tower Bk 3: The Waste Lands (9/10) – Review (2011)
– The Dark Tower Bk 4: Wizard and Glass – Review (2011)
– The Dark Tower Bk 5: Wolves of the Calla – (8.5/10) Review (2012)
– The Dark Tower Bk 6: Song of Susannah – (7/10) – Review (2013),
– The Dark Tower Bk 7: The Dark Tower – (8.5/10) – Review (2014)
KIRINO, Natsuo – The Goddess Chronicle,  (9/10), Review (2014)
KLAUSSMANN, Lisa – Tigers in Red Weather –  (10/10)Review (2013)
KNAUSGARD, Linda Bostrum – The Helios Disaster (8.5/10) – Review (2015)
KOCH, Herman – The Dinner – Review (2013)
KRAMER, Richard – These things happen – PS (9/10) – Review (2014)
KUNZRU, Hari
– Gods Without Men (9/10), AV* – Review (2012)
– Transmission – Review (2008)
KWOK, Jean – Girl in Translation (7.5/10) – Review (2011)
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Authors L

LAFARGE, Paul – Luminous Airplanes – PS – Review (2012)
LAKE, Nick – The Secret Ministry of Frost (8/10) – Review (2009)
LARSEN, Reif- – The Selected Works of T.S. Spivet (10/10) Review (2009)
LARSSON, Stieg – The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (9/10)
LASKI, Marganita – Little Boy Lost (8/10) – Review (2010)
LAUTNER, Robert – The Road to Reckoning by Robert Lautner – AV – (2013), Review
LAWRENSON, Deborah – Songs of Blue and Gold (9/10) – Review (2009)
LE CARRE, John – The Spy Who Came in from the Cold (10/10) – Review (2010)
LEHMANN, Rosamond – Invitation to the Waltz – O* (8.5/10)
LELIC, Simon
– Rupture (9/10) – Review (2009)
– The Facility (7.5/10) – Review (2011)
– The Child Who (8.5/10) AV* – Review (2012)
LELORD, François – Hector & the Search for Happiness (Hector’s Journeys #1) – (8/10) – Review (2010) 
LEMAITRE, Pierre
– Alex – (10/10) Review (2013)
– Irene – (10/10)Review (2015)
– Camille – (10/10)Review (2015)
LENAHAN, John – Shadowmagic (6/10) – Review (2009)
LEONARD, Elmore – Glitz – O* (8.5/10) – Review (2013),
LESSER, Frank – Sad Monsters – PS (7.5/10) – Review (2013)
LEVER, JamesReview (2009), Buy
LEWIS, Gwynneth
– The Meat Tree (New Stories from the Mabinogion) – (7/10) – Review (2010) 
– Advantages of the Older Man – PS (9/10) – Review (2014)
LEYSHON, Nell – The Colour of Milk – PS Review (2012), Buy
LICHTAROWICZ, Paula – The First Book of Calamity Leek – AV* (8.5/10) Review (2013)
LIGHTMAN, Alan – The Accidental Universe – PS – Review at SNBks (2014)
LINDQVIST, John Ajvide – Let the Right One In – Review (2009), Buy
LITTLER, Richard – Discovering Scarfolk – O (10/10)Review (2014)
LOE, Erlend – Lazy Days – O (7/10), Review (2014)
LOGAN, Michael – Apocalypse Cow – PS (7/10) Review (2012)
LONDON, Joan – The Good Parents (8/10) – Review (2010)
LONELY PLANET
– The Travel Book: Mini (7/10) – Review (2009)
– The USA Book: A Journey Through America (8/10) – Review (2010)
LOVECRAFT, H P – The Colour Out of Space (Penguin Mini Modern Classics) – (8.5/10) – Review (2011)
LOWRY, Elizabeth – The Bellini Madonna (7/10) – Review (2009)
LUCARELLI, Carlo – Almost Blue (7/10) – Review (2010)
LUKAS, Michael David – The Oracle of Stamboul (6.5/10) – Review (2011)
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Authors M

MAAS, Jane – Mad Women – O (7.5/10) – Review (2013)
MACFARLANE, Seth – A Million Ways to Die in the West – O (6.5/10) – Review (2014), Amazon UK
MACINNES, Colin – Absolute Beginners – O* – Review (2013), Buy at Amazon UK
MADELEY, Richard – Some day I’ll find you – PS (7.5/10) – Review (2013), Buy
MAGRS, Paul
– To the Devil: A Diva! (6.5/10) – Review (2010), Buy
– Something borrowed (Brenda 2) – (9/10) O* Review Buy
MAINE, David – The Flood – O* (8.5/10) – Review (2014), Amazon UK
MAITLAND, Barry – Spider Trap (8/10) – Review (2009), Buy
MAKINE, Andrei – A Life’s Music (9/10) – Review (2009), Buy
MANDEL, Emily St John – Station Eleven – PS (10/10) – Review at SNBks (2014)
MANGUEL, Alberto – Stevenson Under the Palm Trees (6/10) – Review (2009), Buy
MANKELL, Henning – When the Snow Fell (6/10) – Review (2009), Buy
MARIANI, Scott – The Nemesis Program – PS (5/10) – Review (2014)
MARSH, Henry – Do No Harm – O (10/10)Review at SNBks (2014)
MARSHALL, Michael – The Intruders – O* (7/10) – Review (2014)
MARTELL, Owen – Intermission – AV (6/10) Review (2013)
MARTIN, Steve
– An Object of Beauty (8/10) – Review (2010)
– Born Standing Up – (9.5/10) O* – Review (2013)
MASON, Nick – Inside out – a personal history of Pink Floyd – (8/10) – Review (2008)
MATAR, Hisham – In the Country of Men (8.5/10) – Review (2011)
MATHESON, Richard – I am Legend (9/10) Review (2011)
MAYFIELD, Kate – The Undertaker’s Daughter – PS (9/10) – Review (2014)
MAYO, Jonathan – The Assassination of JFK: Minute by Minute – PS (9/10) – Review (2013)
MAZETTI, Katarina – Benny and Shrimp (10/10) – Review (2009)
MCBAIN, Ed – Cop Hater – the first 87th Precinct novel. (8/10) – Review (2011)
MCCARTHY, Cormac – The Road (10/10) – Review (2009)
MCCAUGHREAN, Geraldine – The Death Defying Pepper Roux (8/10) – Review (2009)
MCCLEEN, Grace – The Land of Decoration – AV (8/10) Review (2012)
MCCOOK, Sophie – Thinkless – PS (7.5/10) – Review (2014)
MCDERMID, Val – Northanger Abbey – AV (9/10) – A at SNBks Review (2014)
MCDONAGH, Martine
– I Have Waited, and You Have Come – PS – Review (2012)
– After Phoenix – PS (8/10) – Review (2013)
MCEWAN, Ian – The Children Act – PS – Review at SNBks (2014)
MCKENZIE, Sophie – The Missing Trilogy – O/O/PS – Buy: Girl, Missing; Sister, Missing; Missing Me
MCNISH, Cliff – Savannah Grey: A Horror Story (8.5/10) – Review (2010)
MCPHERSON, Conor – The Weir – O (2013)
MCVEIGH, Jennifer – The Fever Tree – PS (9/10) Review (2012)
MEDVEI, Cornelius – Caroline: A Mystery – AV (9/10)
MEEK, James – The Heart Broke in – AV (9/10) – Review (2012)
MELVILLE, Herman – Moby Dick (7/10) – Review (2011)
MENO, Joe – The Great Perhaps (7.5/10) – Review (2010)
MERLE, Robert – The Brethren – PS (DNF) – Comment (2014)
METALIOUS, Grace – Peyton Place – (10/10) – Review (2010)
MEYER, Stephanie – Twilight (7/10) – Review (2009)
MILLAR, Louise – Accidents Happen – O (8.5/10) – Review (2014)
MILLAR, Martin – The Good Fairies of New York (8/10) – Review (2011)
MILLER, A D – Snowdrops (7.5/10) – Review (2011)
MILLER, Andrew – Pure (9/10) – Review (2011)
MILLER, Andy – The Year of Reading Dangerously – (8/10) – Review (2015)
MILLS, Magnus
– All Quiet on the Orient Express (10/10) – Review (2010)
– Explorers of the New Century – O* – (2013)
– The Maintenance of Headway (6.5/10) – Review (2011)
– A Cruel Bird Came to the Nest and Looked in (10/10)
– The Field of the Cloth of Gold – (9/10) SNBks Review (2015)
MIODOWNIK, Mark – Stuff Matters – PS (9/10) – Review (2014), A at SNBks extended review
MITFORD, Nancy
-The Pursuit of Love – O* (9/10) – Review (2014)
– Love in a Cold Climate – Review (2008), Buy
MOORE, Christopher – Fool (7.5/10) – Review (2010), Fool by Christopher Moore (7.5/10) AV
MORAN, Caitlin – How to Build a Girl – O (6.5/10) – Review (2014)
MORAN, Joe – Armchair Nation – O* (10/10) – SNBks Review (2014)
MORPURGO, Michael – The Mozart Question (9/10) – Review (2010),
MORRIS, Katherine Faw – Young God (10/10) Review (2015)
MORRISSEY – Autobiography – O (7/10)Review (2013), Buy at Amazon UK
MORTIMER, Penelope – The Pumpkin Eater – O* (7/10) – Review (2013), Buy at Amazon UK
MORTIMER, Roger & Charlie – Dear Lupin: Letters to a Wayward Son (9/10) Review (2015)
MOSLEY, Michael – The Fast Diet (with Mimi Spencer) – O* – Review (2013), Buy
MOSLEY, Walter – Always outnumbered, always outgunned – (10/10) – Review (2008), Buy
MOSS, Sarah – Cold Earth (9/10) – (2009), Buy
MOUNT, Harry – Amo, Amas, Amat… and All That: How to Become a Latin Lover (7/10) Review (2010). Buy
MOYES, Jojo – The One Plus One – PS (8/10) – A at SNBks Review (2014), Buy at Amazon UK
MULLEN, Thomas – The Many Deaths of the Firefly Brothers (8/10) – Review (2010), Buy
MURAKAMI, Haruki – The Strange Library – O (9/10) – Review (2014)
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Authors N

NABB, Magdalene – Death in Springtime (A Marshal Guarnaccia Investigation) (7/10) – Review (2010)
NEMIROVSKY, Irene – The Courilof Affair (8/10) – Review (2009)
NESBIT, TaraShea – The Wives of Los Alamos – AV (8.5/10) – Review (2014)
NESBO, Jo – The Snowman (7.5/10) – Review (2011)
NESS, Patrick
– The Knife of Never Letting Go Review (2009)
– The Ask and the Answer (10/10) –
– A Monster Calls – B (10/10) – Review (2012), Buy (illus) Buy (non illustrated) Book Group review
– The Crane Wife – AV (9/10) – (2013), Buy
NICHOLL, David – One Day (9/10) – Review (2011)
NICHOLLS, Sally
– Ways to Live Forever (10/10) – Review (2011), Buy
– All fall down – AV (8.5/10) – Review (2012), B
NIFFENEGGER, Audrey – Her Fearful Symmetry (7/10) – Review (2010), Buy
NOBBS, David – Obstacles to Young Love (7/10) – Review (2010), Buy
NOEL, Alyson – Evermore (The Immortals 1) – (5.5/10) – Review (2010), Buy
NORFOLK, Lawrence – John Saturnall’s Feast – B (9/10) – Review (2012), Buy
NOTHUMB, Amelie
– The Book of Proper Names (7/10) – Review (2009)
– Fear and Trembling (6.5/10) – Review (2015)
NUGENT, Liz – Unravelling Oliver – PS (8.5/10) – Review (2014)
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Authors O

O’BARR, James – The Crow: Special Edition (8.5/10) – Review (2011), Buy
O’BRIEN, Edna – August is a wicked month – O (9/10) – Review (2012), Buy
OGAWA, Yoko
– The Housekeeper and the Professor (10/10) – Review (2010), Buy
– Hotel Iris – O* (6.5/10) – Review (2014), Buy Amazon UK
OLAFSSON, Bragi – The Pets – Review (2008), Buy
OLIVER, Lauren – Panic – AV (7/10) – Review (2014)
OLMI, Veronique – Beside the Sea – (8/10) Review (2010), Buy
OSBORNE, John – Look Back in Anger – SNBks Review (2015)
OYEYEMI, Helen – White is for Witching (6/10) – Review (2009), Name Your Link
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Authors P

PALACIO, RJ – Wonder – AV (8/10) Review (2012)
PALING, Chris – Newton’s Swing (9.5/10) O* Review (2012)
PARETSKY, Sara – Indemnity Only (7/10) – Review (2010)
PARKS, Tim – Where I’m Reading From – SNBks Review (2015)
PARR, Martin – Boring Postcards: Commentary on British architecture, social life and identity (10/10) – Review (2009)
PAULL, Laline – The Bees (8/10) Review (2015)
PEARSON, Allison – I Think I Love You – (9.5/10) – Review (2010)
PEMBERTON, Max – Trust Me, I’m a (Junior) Doctor (8/10) – Review (2009)
PERCY, Benjamin – Red Moon – AV (7.5/10) – Review (2013)
PERRY, Grayson – Playing to the Gallery – O (8.5/10) – Review at SNBks (2014)
PHILLIPS, Marie – The Table of Less Valued Knights Review (2014)
PLAMPIN, Matthew – Illumination – AV* (7.5/10) – Review (2013)
PLATH, Sylvia – The Bell Jar – O* (9/10) – Review (2014)
PORTER, Henry – A Spy’s Life – O* (8.5/10) – Review (2014)
PORTIS, Charles – True Grit (9.5/10) – Review (2011)
POWELL, Anthony
– A Question of Upbringing – (8/10) – Review (2015)
– A Buyer’s Market – (9/10) – Review (2015)
– The Acceptance World – (7.5/10) – Review (2015)
– At Lady Molly’s – (9/10) Review (2015)
POWELL, Julie – Julie & Julia: My Year of Cooking Dangerously (6.5/10) – Review (2010) 
PRESTON, John – The Dig (10/10) – Review (2008)
PRIEST, Christopher – The Adjacent – O* (8/10) – Review at SNBks (2014)
PRIESTLEY, Chris – The Dead of Winter – (9/10) – Review (2010)
PROFIJT, Jutta – Morgue Drawer Next Door – AV (8.5/10) Review (2012)
PROULX, Annie – The Shipping News – O* (10/10) Re-read review (2013), Review (2008)
PULLEY, Natasha – The Watchmaker of Filigree Street (9/10) SNBks Review (2015)
PULLMAN, Philip – The Good Man Jesus and the Scoundrel Christ (10/10) – Review (2010)
PUNTI, Jordi – Lost Luggage – PS (8.5/10) Review (2013)
PYM, Barbara – Quartet in Autumn – O* (8.5/10) – Review (2013)
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Authors Q

QUEENAN, Joe – Closing Time: A Memoir (7/10) – Review (2009), Buy
QUENEAU, Raymond – Zazie in the Metro (7/10) – Review (2011), Buy
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Authors R

RAISIN, Ross – God’s Own Country (9/10) – Review (2011), Buy
RANKIN, Ian – Hide and Seek – Review (2008), Buy
RANKIN-GEE, Rosa – The Last Kings of Sark – AV (6/10) – Review (2013), Buy at Amazon UK
RANSOME, Arthur – Old Peter’s Russian Tales (8/10) – Review (2009), Buy
RASH, Ron – The Cove – AV (9/10) – Review (2012), Buy
RATTLE, Alison – The Madness – PS (8.5/10) – A at SNBks Review (2014), Amazon UK
REED, Kirsten – The Ice Age (7.5/10) – Review (2011,) Buy
REES; Celia – Witch Child (9/10) – Review (2009), Buy
REEVE, Philip – Here Lies Arthur (10/10)Review (2009), Buy
REGER, Rob & GRUNER, Jessica – Emily the Strange: Lost Days – (9/10) – Review (2010), Buy
REMARQUE, Erich Maria – All Quiet on the Western Front – O (10/10) (2014)
REPILA, Ivan – The Boy Who Stole Attila’s Horse – (7.5/10) Review (2015)
RHODES, Dan
– Timoleon Vieta come home (7.5/10) – Review (2011)
– Gold – Review (2008)
RHODES, James – Instrumental (NF, 10/10) SNBks Review (2015)
RICE, Eva – The Misinterpretation of Tara Jupp – PS (8/10) – Review (2012), Buy
RICHARDS, Justin – Dreams of Empire (Doctor Who) – (7/10) O Review (2013), Buy
RIDGWAY, Keith – Hawthorn and Child – (8.5/10) O* – Review (2013) Buy
ROBB, J.D. – Naked in Death (5.5/10) – Review (2015)
ROBERTS, Adam
– I Am Scrooge: A Zombie Story for Christmas (7/10) – Review (2010), Buy
– Yellow Blue Tibia: A Novel – (10/10) – Review (2010), Buy
ROBERTS, Bethan
– My Policeman – AV (10/10) Review (2012), Buy
– Mother Island – PS – Buy at Amazon UK (2014)
ROBINSON, Ray – The Man Without – Review (2008), Buy
ROGERS, Jane – The Testament of Jessie Lamb (6/10) – Review (2011), Buy
ROSOFF, Meg – Picture me Gone – O* (10/10) – Review at SNBks (2014)
ROWLING, JK – The Casual Vacancy – O (6/10) – Review (2012), Buy
RUSSELL, Leigh – Cut Short (DI Geraldine Steel) (6/10) – Buy
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Authors S

SAATCHI, Charles – My Name is Charles Saatchi and I am an Artoholic: Everything You Need to Know About Art, Ads, Life, God and Other Mysteries and Weren’t Afraid to Ask – O – Review (2012), Buy
SABATO, Ernesto – The Tunnel (6.5/10) – Review (2011), Buy
SACKVILLE, Amy – The Still Point (9/10) – Review (2010), Buy
SAFIER, David – Apocalypse Next Tuesday – PS (7/10) – Review (2014)
SALIH, Tayeb – Season of Migration to the North (6/10) Review (2015)
SALTER, James – All That Is – AV (7/10) – Review (2013), Buy
SALWAY, Sarah – Something Beginning with (8/10) – Review (2009), Buy
SARAMAGO, Jose – Blindness (10/10) – Review (2008), Buy
SAUNDERS, George – The very persistent gappers of Frip – O (8/10) – Review (2012), Buy
SAVAGE, Sam – The Cry of the Sloth (8/10) – Review (2010), Buy
SCALES, Helen – Spirals in Time: The Secret Life and Curious Afterlife of Seashells (NF, 9/10) SNBks Review (2015)
SCHALANSKY, Judith – The Giraffe’s Neck – PS (7.5/10) – Review (2014)
SCHUMACHER, Julie – Dear Committee Members – PS (8/10) – Review (2014)
SEDARIS, David – Me talk pretty one day – O (6.5/10) Review (2013), Buy
SEDGWICK, Marcus
– Blood Red, Snow White (10/10) – Review (2009), Buy
– The Kiss of Death (9/10) – Review (2009), Buy
– Revolver – O (10/10) – Review (2010), Buy
– Midwinterblood – O* Review(2013), Buy
– Dark Satanic Mills by Marcus & Julian Sedgwick, John Higgins and Marc Olivent – O (8/10) – My review (2013), Buy at Amazon UK
– The Ghosts of Heaven – O (10/10) – Review at SNBks (2015)
SEGNIT, Nat – Pub Walks in Underhill Country – (8/10) O* – Review (2013), Buy
SELZNICK; Brian – The Invention of Hugo Cabret: A Novel in Words and Pictures (9/10) – Review (2009), Buy
SETIAWAN, Erick – Of Bees and Mist (7/10) – Review (2010), Buy
SEYMOUR, Gerald – Harry’s Game – O (9/10) – (2013), Review, Buy at Amazon UK
SHAPTON, Leanne – Important Artifacts and Personal Property from the Collection of Lenore Doolan and Harold Morris: Including Books, Street Fashion and Jewelry (6/10) – Review (2010), Buy
SHATNER, William – Up Till Now (with David Fisher) (8.5/10) O* – Review (2012) Buy
SHAW, Ali
– The Girl with Glass Feet (10/10) – Review (2009), Buy
– The Man Who Rained (9/10) O* – Review (2012), Buy
SHEERS, Owen
– White Ravens (New Stories from the Mabinogion) – (9/10) – Review (2010)
– I Saw a Man – (8.5/10) SNBks Review (2015)
SHERIFF, R C – The Hopkins Manuscript (10/10) – Review (2011), Buy
SIMENON, Georges
– Dirty Snow (10/10) – Review (2011), Buy
– The Bar on the Seine – Review (2008), Buy
– Three Bedrooms in Manhattan (8.5/10) Review (2015)
The New Penguin Maigret Series:
– #1 Pietr the Latvian (7.5/10) Review (2015)
– #2 The Late Monsieur Gallet (6.5/10) Review (2015)
– #3 The Hanged Man of St Pholien (8.5/10) Review (2015)
– #4 The Carter of La Providence
– #5 The Yellow Dog (9/10) Review (2015)
– #6 Night at the Crossroads
SIMMONDS, Kathryn – Love & Fallout – PS (8.5/10) – Review (2014)
SIMSION, Graeme – The Rosie Project – AV (9/10) – Review (2013), Buy
SINGH, Sunny – Hotel Arcadia – (10/10)SNBks Review (2015)
SIODMAK, Kurt – Donovan’s Brain (10/10)Review (2010), Donovan’s brain (Corgi books – no.853)
SJON– The Blue Fox (6/10) – Buy
SJOWALL, Maj & WAHLOO, Per – Roseanna (7.5/10) – Review (2011), Buy
SMAILES, Caroline – Like bees to honey (10/10)Review (2011), Buy
SMITH, Alexis M – Glaciers – O – Review (2013), Buy
SMITH, L J – The Vampire Diaries – Bks. 1 & 2 (6/10) – Review (2009), Buy
SMITH, P Robert – Up a Tree in the Park at Night with a Hedgehog (5/10) – Review (2009), Buy
SMITH, Tom Rob – Child 44 (7/10) – Review (2009), Buy
SMITH, Zadie – N-W – PS (8/10) – Buy
SMYTHE, James
– The Explorer – AV* (10/10)Review (2013), Book Group re-read (2014), Buy
– The Echo – O (9.5/10) – Review (2014), Buy at Amazon UK
SOLOMONS, Natasha – The Novel in the Viola (9.5/10) – Review (2011), Buy
SPARK, Muriel
– The Ballad of Peckham Rye – Review (2008), Buy
– The Girls of Slender Means – O* (7.5/10) Review (2012), Buy
– The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie – O* (9.5/10) – Review (2014)
STEVENSON, Robert Louis – The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (7/10) – Review (2010), Buy
STEWART, Paul & RIDDELL, Chris – Hugo Pepper (9/10) – Review (2010), Buy
STIASTNY, Terry – Acts of Omission (8/10) Review (2015)
STIBBE, Nina
– Love, Nina – PS (8.5/10) – Review (2013), Buy at Amazon UK
-Man At the Helm – PS – Review at SNBks (2014), Buy
ST JOHN, Lauren – Dead Man’s Cove (8/10) – Review (2010), Buy
STOCK, Francine – Man-Made Fibre – O* (8.5/10) – Review (2014), Buy at Amazon UK
STOKER, Dacre & Holt, Ian – Dracula: the Un-dead (3/10) – Review (2009), Buy
STORR, Catherine – Marianne Dreams O* (10/10) Review (2012), Buy
STRAUB – Laura Lamont’s life in pictures – AV (7.5/10) Review (2012), Buy
STUART, Julia – Balthazar Jones and the Tower of London Zoo (8/10) – Review (2010), Buy
SUSANN, Jacqueline – Valley of the Dolls (8/10) – Review (2011), Buy
SUTTON, Henry – Get Me Out of Here – (9.5/10) Review (2015)
SZERB, Antal – The Pendragon Legend, trans Len Rix – O* (9/10) – Review (2014), Buy at Amazon UK
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Authors T

TARTT, Donna – The Goldfinch – O* (9/10) – Review (2014)
TAYLOR, D J – At the chime of a city clock (7/10)
TAYLOR, Elizabeth
– In a Summer Season (9/10) – Review (2009)
– Mrs Palfrey at the Claremont – G (9.5/10) Review (2013)
TAYLOR, Sam – The Island at the End of the World – Review (2008)
TEARNE, Roma
– Brixton Beach (10/10) – Review (2010)
– The Swimmer (9/10) – Review (2010)
TELLER, Astro – Exegesis (5.5/10) – Review (2011)
TEULE, Jean – The Suicide Shop – O (8.5/10) – Review (2014)
TEY, Josephine – The Daughter of Time (8/10) – Review (2009)
THEROUX, Marcel – Far North (8/10) – Review (2009)
THIRLWELL, Adam – Lurid & Cute (DNF) – Review (2015)
THOMPSON, Jim – The killer inside me (10/10) O* Review (2012)
THORN, Becky – School Dinners – Review (2008)
THORN, Tracey
– Bedsit Disco Queen: How I grew up and tried to be a pop star – PS (10/10) SNBks Review (2014)
– Naked at the Albert Hall – SNBks Review (2015)
THORNTON, Rosy – Hearts and Minds – Review (2008)
THURBER, James – My Life and Hard Times
THYNNE, Jane
– Black Roses – (8.5/10) – Review (2013)
– The Winter Garden (9/10) – Review (2014)
– A War of Flowers – (9/10) – Review (2015)
TIDHAR, Lavie – The Bookman (6.5/10) – Review (2010)
TOLKEIN, JRR
– The Hobbit (Re-Read, 7/10) – Review (2010)
– LOTR: The Fellowship of the Ring (Re-read, 8/10) – Review (2010)
– LOTR: The Two Towers (Re-Read, 9/10) – Review (2010)
– LOTR: The Return of the King (Re-read, 9/10) – Review (2010)
TOOLE, John Kennedy – A Confederacy of Dunces – Review (2008)
TORDAY, Paul – Salmon fishing in the Yemen (9/10) – Review (2011)
TOWLES, Amor – Rules of Civility (9/10) – Review (2011)
TOWNSEND, Sue
– The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole aged 13 3/4 – PS
– The Growing Pains of Adrian Mole (#2) PS*
– True Confessions of Adrian Albert Mole, The (#3) PS*
– Adrian Mole: The Wilderness Years (#4) (8/10) PS*
– Adrian Mole: The Cappuccino Years (#5)
TREMAYNE, S.K. – The Ice Twins (9/10) Review (2015)
TRACY, P J – Snow Blind (6.5/10)
TRILLIN, Calvin – Tepper isn’t going out – Review (2008)
TROLLOPE, Joanna – Friday Nights (6/10) – Review (2009)
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Authors U V

UNSWORTH, Emma Jane – Animals (8/10) Review (2015)
VANDERMEER, Jeff
– Annihilation – (8.5/10) Review (2015)
– Authority – (8/10) Review (2015)
– Acceptance
VAN MERSBERGEN, Jan – Tomorrow Pamplona (8/10) – Review (2011), Buy
VARGAS, Fred
– The Three Evangelists – Review (2013)
– Seeking Whom He May Devour – (9/10) Review (2015)
VERDAY, Jessica – The Hollow (6/10) – Review (2010), Buy
VERHULST, Dimitri – Madame Verona Comes Down the Hill (9/10) – Review (2009),Buy
VICHI, Marco – Death and the Olive Grove – AV (8/10) Buy
VICK, Frances – Chinaski – PS – Review at SNBks, Author interview at SNBks (2014)
VICKERS, Salley – The Cleaner of Chartres – O (10/10) – Review (2013)
VILLANI, Cedric – Birth of a Theorem (NF, 8/10) – SNBks Review (2015)
VIZZINI, Ned – It’s Kind Of A Funny Story – O (2014) Buy at Amazon UK
VOLTAIRE – Candide – Review (2011), Buy
VON DROSTE-HULSHOFF, Annette – The Jew’s Beech – O (7/10) Review (2013), Buy
VON SCHIRACH, Ferdinand – The Collini Case – AV (8.5/10) – Buy
VONNEGUT, Kurt – Slaughterhouse-Five – O* (8.5/10) – Review (2013), Buy at Amazon UK
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Authors W

WAITE, Urban – The Terror of Living (9/10) – Review (2011)
WALLIAMS, David – Mr Stink – (8/10) O* – Review (2013)
WALLIS, Rupert – All Kind of Possible (8/10) SNBks Review (2015)
WALSH, Helen – Once Upon a Time in England (8/10) – Review (2009)
WARD, Rachel – Numbers (9/10) – Review (2009)
WASSERMANN, Jakob – My First Wife, trans Michael Hofmann AV (7.5) – Review (2012)
WATERS, Sarah
– The Little Stranger (8.5/10) – Review (2011)
– The Paying Guests (9/10) – Review (2015)
WATSON, S J – Before I go to sleep (9/10) – Review (2011)
WEIR, Andy – The Martian (8.5/10) Review (2015)
WELSH, Louise
– A Lovely Way to Burn (8.5/10) Review (2015)
WENER, Louise – Different for Girls: A Girl’s Own True-life Adventures in Pop (9/10) – Review (2010), Buy
WESTON, Gabriel
– Direct Red: A Surgeon’s Story – (9/10) – Review (2010)
– Dirty Work – O (9/10) – (2014)
WESTWOOD, Chris – Ministry of Pandemonium (8.5/10) – review (2011), Buy
WHIPPLE, Dorothy – Greenbanks (9.5/10) – Review (2011), Buy
WHYMAN, Matt
– The Savages – PS (9/10) – Review(2013), Buy
– American Savage – PS (9/5/10) – Review (2014), Buy at Amazon UK
WILES, Will
– Care of Wooden Floors – PS* (9/10) Review (2013), Buy
– The Way Inn – O (9/10) – Review at SNBks (2014)
WILLIAMS, Robert Into the Trees – PS (10/10)Review at SNBks (2014), Buy at Amazon
WILSON, Edward – The Envoy (8/10) Review Buy
WILSON, Kevin – The Family Fang (9/10) – Review (2011), Buy
WINMAN, Sarah – When God was a Rabbit – AV* (8/10) – Review (2013), Buy
WINTERSON, Jeanette
– Tanglewreck (9/10) – Review (2009), Buy
– Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal? – G* (9/10) Review (2012), Buy
WISEMAN, Dr Richard – The Luck Factor (6.5/10) – Review (2011), Buy
WOLITZER, Meg – Belzhar, PS (6/10) – Review (2014), Buy at Amazon UK
WOOD, Maryrose – The Poison Diaries (9/10) – Review (2010), Buy
WOOD, Ramsay – Kalila and Dimna: Fables of Friendship and Betrayal – O* (8/10) Review (2013),
WOODRELL, Daniel – The Death of Sweet Mister (9.5/10) – Review (2010), Buy
WOODS, Alex – The Universe vs Alex Woods by Gavin Extence AV – Buy
WOODWARD, Bob – Wired – Review (2008), Buy
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Authors X Y Z

YANAGIHARA, Hanya – A Little Life (7/10) Review (2015)
YOUNG, Natalie – Season to Taste – AV (8/10) – Review (2014), Buy Amazon UK
YOUNG, Rusty – Marching Powder (6/10) – Review (2009), Buy
ZAID, Gabriel – So many books – Review (2011), Buy
ZAMYATIN, Yevgeny – We – O* – Review (2013),
ZAPPA, Frank – The Real Frank Zappa Book – O* (9/10) Review (2012), Buy
ZIERVOGEL, Meike
– Magda – (10/10) O – Review (2013), Buy
– Clara’s Daughter – (2014)
– Kauthar – (8/10) Review (2015)
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