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  1. Long Time, No See.

    Hi k_leh - Oh, I haven't left BGO, I'm still updating my reading list there; but it's closing down later this year, so I'm pre-emptively transferring my activity here. Once BGO closes down, I'll only be using this site.
  2. Long Time, No See.

    Hello everyone! I'm another BGO refugee. I've kept a low profile there, admittedly, doing little more than posting and maintaining my annual log of books read, but I like the layout here, and may drop a few comments while I'm nosing around looking to see what other people are reading! Good to see so many BGO names and avatars here already!
  3. Paul's Reading List 2007

    The first time I've kept a list of my reading! Started partway through the year... Barefaced Lies - Jools Holland Kitchen Confidential / A Cook's Tour - Anthony Bourdain Things Can Only Get Better - John O'Farrell McSweeney's 24 - Dave Eggers (ed.) The Catafalque Works - Edward Gorey Judas Unchained - Peter F Hamilton Pandora's Star - Peter F Hamilton McSweeney's Quarterly Concern (Issue #3) - Dave Eggers (ed.) McSweeney's Quarterly Concern (Issue #2) - Dave Eggers (ed.) McSweeney's Quarterly Concern (Issue #1) - Dave Eggers (ed.) The Fourth Bear - Jasper Fforde Spike and Co: Spike, Eric and the Golden Age of British Comedy - Graham McCann Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows - J K Rowling Ghosts And Grisly Things - Ramsey Campbell The Big Over Easy - Jasper Fforde The Steep Approach To Garbadale - Iain Banks Calcium Made Interesting - Graham Chapman Diaries 1969-1979: The Python Years - Michael Palin Jar Of Fools - Jason Lutes Ice Haven - Daniel Clowes Pies And Prejudice - Stuart Maconie The Barrytown Trilogy - Roddy Doyle Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha - Roddy Doyle A Star Called Henry - Roddy Doyle Oh, Play That Thing - Roddy Doyle The Woman Who Walked Into Doors - Roddy Doyle One Train Later - Andy Summers The Children's Hospital - Chris Adrian Amphigorey Again - Edward Gorey
  4. Paul's Reading List 2008

    Barefaced Lies And Boogie-Woogie Boasts - Jools Holland (started 2007) Blooming Books - Raymond Briggs Eating For England - Nigel Slater Sound Bites - Alex Kapranos The Ladies Of Grace Adieu - Susanna Clarke The Limits Of Enchantment - Graham Joyce The Life And Times Of The Thunderbolt Kid - Bill Bryson Alice In Sunderland - Bryan Talbot McSweeney's Issue 25 As Used On The Famous Nelson Mandela - Mark Thomas The Melancholy Death Of Oyster Boy & Other Stories - Tim Burton In The Night Room - Peter Straub The League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen: Black Dossier - Alan Moore Innocent When You Dream (Tom Waits Collected Interviews) - Mac Montandon (Ed.) River Of Gods - Ian McDonald McSweeney's Issue 26 If I Don't Write It, Nobody Else Will - Eric Sykes Doom Patrol Archives Vol.1 The Atrocity Archives - Charles Stross The Jennifer Morgue - Charles Stross The 13 1/2 Lives Of Captain Bluebear - Walter Moers The Completely MAD Don Martin - Don Martin Rumo & His Miraculous Adventures - Walter Moers The City Of Dreaming Books - Walter Moers McSweeney's Issue 27 Matter - Iain M. Banks Where Did It All Go Right? - Andrew Collins Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now - Andrew Collins That's Me In The Corner - Andrew Collins Musicophilia - Oliver Sacks Tales From The Crypt Vol.1 - Al Feldstein (ed.) The Wuggly Ump - Edward Gorey Declare - Tim Powers 69 Love Songs - LD Beghtol The Beastly Baby - Ogdred Weary Tales From The Crypt Vol.2 - Al Feldstein (ed.) Tamara Drewe - Posy Simmonds Peepshow - Joe Matt A Short History Of Nearly Everything - Bill Bryson The Scar - China Mieville Doom Patrol Book 2: The Painting That Ate Paris - Grant Morrison Wills, Probate & Inheritance Tax for Dummies - Julian Knight Maakies With The Wrinkled Knees - Tony Millionaire Blankets - Craig Thompson First Among Sequels - Jasper Fforde Promethea Book Five - Alan Moore Hall Of Best Knowledge - Ray Fenwick Iron Council - China Mieville Fred The Clown - Roger Langridge The Grave-Robber's Daughter - Richard Sala Darkmans - Nicola Barker Scrublands - Joe Daly I Shall Destroy All The Civilized Planets! - Fletcher Hanks McSweeney's Issue 28 The Complete Polysyllabic Spree - Nick Hornby Grumpy Old Rock Star - Rick Wakeman Rock Family Trees - Pete Frame Krazy and Ignatz - Complete Sunday Strips 1925-1934 - George Herriman
  5. Paul's Reading List 2009

    Grumpy Old Rock Star - Rick Wakeman (Started 2008) Rock Family Trees - Pete Frame (Started 2008) Krazy and Ignatz - Complete Sunday Strips 1925-1934 - George Herriman (Started 2008) The Olivetti Chronicles - John Peel Incredible Visual Illusions - Al Seckel Making Money - Terry Pratchett The Graveyard Book - Neil Gaiman McSweeney's 29 - Dave Eggers (ed.) Kill Your Friends - John Niven Tricks Of The Mind - Derren Brown The Darkest Part Of The Woods - Ramsey Campbell Museum Of Lost Wonder - Jeff Hoke McSweeney's 30 - Dave Eggers (ed.) The Diamond Age - Neal Stephenson Cloud Atlas - David Mitchell Berlin - City Of Stones - Jason Lutes Doom Patrol Vol.3: Down Paradise Way - Grant Morrison Doom Patrol Vol.4: Muscle Bound - Grant Morrison Doom Patrol Vol.5: Magic Bus - Grant Morrison The Nasty Bits - Anthony Bourdain Adventures On The High Teas - Stuart Maconie Doom Patrol Vol.6: Planet Love - Grant Morrison Krazy and Ignatz - Complete Sunday Strips 1935-1944 - George Herriman Bit Of A Blur - Alex James Footnote* - Boff Whalley Ronnie: The Autobiography - Ronnie Wood Bad Vibes - Luke Haines McSweeney's 31 - Dave Eggers (ed.) Anathem - Neal Stephenson Coraline - Neil Gaiman A Shadow On The Wall - Jonathan Aycliffe Silent Children - Ramsey Campbell Looking For Jake - China Mieville Self-Made Man - Poppy Z. Brite Un Lun Dun - China Mieville The Haunted Looking-Glass - Ghost Stories chosen by Edward Gorey Pact Of The Fathers - Ramsey Campbell The Annotated Alice - Lewis Carroll (edited by Martin Gardner) The Overnight - Ramsey Campbell McSweeney's 32 - Dave Eggers (ed.) The Last Voice They Hear - Ramsey Campbell The Talisman - Jonathan Aycliffe The Grin Of The Dark - Ramsey Campbell The Devil In Amber - Mark Gatiss Secret Stories - Ramsey Campbell The Absolute Sandman Volume 1 - Neil Gaiman
  6. Paul's Reading List 2010

    The Absolute Sandman Volume 1 - Neil Gaiman (Started 30/12/09) Stirred But Not Shaken - Keith Floyd The Absolute Sandman Volume 2 - Neil Gaiman The Absolute Sandman Volume 3 - Neil Gaiman North Face Of Soho: Unreliable Memoirs IV - Clive James The Absolute Sandman Volume 4 - Neil Gaiman Gig - Simon Armitage Born Standing Up - Steve Martin Ten Sorry Tales - Mick Jackson McSweeney's 33 - Dave Eggers (ed.) Chocolate And Cuckoo Clocks - Alan Coren King Rat - China Mieville Thieving Fear - Ramsey Campbell The Greedy 'person of dubious parentage' Diary - Eric Idle The Extremes - Christopher Priest 253 - Geoff Ryman Absolute Death - Neil Gaiman Transition - Iain Banks Fifty Years Of Playboy Cartoons - Gahan Wilson McSweeney's 34 - Dave Eggers (ed.) Apathy For The Devil - Nick Kent A Feast Of Freud - Clement Freud Unseen Academicals - Terry Pratchett The Autobiography - Bill Bruford What Happens Now - Jeremy Dyson Birdwatchingwatching - Alex Horne The Cranes That Build The Cranes - Jeremy Dyson Bearded Tit - Rory McGrath The Separation - Christopher Priest Bad Science - Ben Goldacre Magic For Beginners - Kelly Link Molesworth - Geoffrey Willans McSweeney's 35 - Dave Eggers (ed.) The City & The City - China Mieville The Code Book - Simon Singh TWOC - Graham Joyce Was - Geoff Ryman Surface Detail - Iain M Banks I Shall Wear Midnight - Terry Pratchett Requiem - Graham Joyce Partial Eclipse - Graham Joyce Will Elder: The MAD Playboy Of Art - Will Elder Kraken - China Mieville
  7. Paul's Reading List 2011

    Will Elder: The MAD Playboy Of Art - Will Elder (started December 2010) Kraken - China Mieville (started December 2010) What It Is - Lynda Barry Life - Keith Richards The Book Of Genesis Illustrated by R.Crumb - Robert Crumb Making Comics - Scott McCloud It's Lovely To Be Here - James Yorkston The Fry Chronicles - Stephen Fry The Sinking Spell - Edward Gorey The Eclectic Abecedarium - Edward Gorey The Blue Aspic - Edward Gorey The Remembered Visit - Edward Gorey The Black Doll - Edward Gorey Wimbledon Green - Seth Good Morning Nantwich: Adventures in Breakfast Radio - Phill Jupitus McSweeney's 36 - Dave Eggers (Ed.) Castle Waiting: Volume II - Linda Medley Wireless - Charles Stross The Evil Garden - Edward Gorey Dark Entries - Ian Rankin Lust - Geoff Ryman Indigo - Graham Joyce The Facts Of Life - Graham Joyce The Dreaming Void - Peter F Hamilton What Would Keith Richards Do? - Jessica Pallington West The Complete Calvin And Hobbes - Bill Watterson The Temporal Void - Peter F Hamilton The Evolutionary Void - Peter F Hamilton McSweeney's 37 - Dave Eggers (Ed.) Best Of Q: Who The Hell...? - Tom Hibbert Shades Of Grey - Jasper Fforde Usagi Yojimbo: The Special Edition - Stan Sakai Burned - Thomas Enger Singularity Sky - Charles Stross Whiskey & Philosophy - Fritz Allhoff / Marcus P. Adams (eds.) Pixel Juice - Jeff Noon Birds Britannica - Mark Cocker McSweeney's 38 - Dave Eggers (Ed.) Iron Sunrise - Charles Stross Floating Worlds - Peter F. Neumeyer & Edward Gorey The Adventures Of Luther Arkwright - Bryan Talbot The Acme Novelty Library No.16 - Chris Ware The Acme Novelty Library No.17 - Chris Ware The Acme Novelty Library No.18 - Chris Ware The Acme Novelty Library No.19 - Chris Ware The Acme Novelty Library No.20 - Chris Ware Heart Of Empire - Bryan Talbot Alec: The years Have Pants - Eddie Campbell The Trickster - Muriel Gray Watching Waterbirds - Kate Humble and Martin McGill
  8. Paul's Reading List 2012

    The Trickster - Muriel Gray (started December 2011) Watching Waterbirds - Kate Humble and Martin McGill (started December 2011) The Complete Far Side - Gary Larson Iron Man - Tony Iommi I, Partridge: We Need To Talk About Alan - Alan Partridge Small Man In A Book - Rob Brydon McSweeney's 39 - Dave Eggers (Ed.) The Anubis Gates - Tim Powers Confessions Of A Conjuror - Derren Brown Bill Oddie's Little Black Bird Book - Bill Oddie Apartment 16 - Adam Nevill Tales Of A Tabloid Twitcher - Stuart Winter Uncle Montague's Tales Of Terror - Chris Priestley Permutation City - Greg Egan Why We Have Day And Night - Peter F. Neumeyer & Edward Gorey The Lost Lions - Edward Gorey Wallace & Gromit: Cracking Contraptions Manual - Derek Smith Ghosts Around Pelsall - Annita Bates The Frank Book - Jim Woodring Let The Right One In - John Ajvide Lindqvist Habibi - Craig Thompson Diaspora - Greg Egan The Vampire Tapestry - Suzy McKee Charnas Complete Pogo Volume 1: Through The Wild Blue Wonder - Walt Kelly Thank You For The Days - Mark Radcliffe Reelin' In The Years - Mark Radcliffe Stonemouth - Iain Banks The Stories Of Ray Bradbury - Ray Bradbury Mail-Order Mysteries - Kirk Demarais The Hive Beach Cafe Cookbook - Rufus Purdy (ed.) Folding Paper: The Infinite Possibilities Of Origami - Meher McArthur Nuts - Gahan Wilson Donald Duck: Lost In The Andes - Carl Barks Thoughtful Alphabets - Edward Gorey The Osbick Bird - Edward Gorey The Weirdstone Of Brisingamen - Alan Garner The Moon Of Gomrath - Alan Garner Boneland - Alan Garner Beefheart: Through The Eyes Of Magic – John “Drumbo” French The Silent Land – Graham Joyce A Halloween Treat – Edward Gorey Dante's Inferno – Hunt Emerson The Hydrogen Sonata – Iain M Banks Saint Melissa The Mottled – Edward Gorey Ghosts For Christmas – Richard Dalby (ed) Chillers For Christmas – Richard Dalby (ed) Shivers For Christmas – Richard Dalby (ed) Dodger – Terry Pratchett How To Eat Out – Giles Coren
  9. Paul's Reading List 2013

    How To Eat Out – Giles Coren (Started December 2012) Snuff – Terry Pratchett Building Stories – Chris Ware How Music Works – David Byrne Call For The Dead - John le Carre A Murder Of Quality - John le Carre The Spy Who Came In From The Cold - John le Carre RSPB British Birds Of Prey - Marianne Taylor The Looking Glass War - John le Carre Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy - John le Carre The Honourable Schoolboy - John le Carre Smiley's People - John le Carre The Secret Pilgrim - John le Carre The Last Mad Surge Of Youth - Mark Hodkinson Seeing Things - Oliver Postgate Manhattan In Reverse - Peter F Hamilton American Psycho - Bret Easton Ellis Waiting For Godalming - Robert Rankin Mrs Weber's Omnibus - Posy Simmonds Fragile Things - Neil Gaiman One Of Our Thursdays Is Missing - Jasper Fforde The Little Book Of Awe & Wonder - Dr Matthew McFall The Woman Who Died A Lot - Jasper Fforde The Quarry - Iain Banks The Language Instinct - Steven Pinker Last Days - Adam Nevill Cat Burglar Black - Richard Sala The Fuller Memorandum - Charles Stross The Hidden - Richard Sala Anno Dracula - Kim Newman Some Kind Of Fairy Tale - Graham Joyce The Bloody Red Baron - Kim Newman Delphine - Richard Sala Dracula Cha Cha Cha - Kim Newman Johnny Alucard - Kim Newman A Garden Lost In Time - Jonathan Aycliffe The Silence Of Ghosts - Jonathan Aycliffe Sacrifice Of Fools - Ian McDonald Crime For Christmas - Richard Dalby (ed.) Usagi Yojimbo Book 8: Shades Of Death - Stan Sakai Mystery For Christmas - Richard Dalby (ed.) Usagi Yojimbo Book 9: Daisho - Stan Sakai Space Usagi - Stan Sakai Horror For Christmas - Richard Dalby (ed.) The Haunted Book - Jeremy Dyson A Christmas For Shacktown - Carl Barks
  10. Paul's Reading List 2014

    The Haunted Book - Jeremy Dyson [started December 2013] A Christmas For Shacktown - Carl Barks [started December 2013] The Ocean At The End Of The Lane - Neil Gaiman Hope And Glory: A People's History Of Modern Britain - Stuart Maconie Christmas On Bear Mountain - Carl Barks How To Be A Woman - Caitlin Moran The Love Curse Of The Rumbaughs - Jack Gantos The North (And Almost Everything In It) - Paul Morley Going To Sea In A Sieve - Danny Baker This Little Ziggy - Martin Newell Railsea - China Mieville Sock Monkey Treasury - Tony Millionaire Le Freak - Nile Rodgers Memoirs Of A Master Forger - William Heaney Great North Road - Peter F Hamilton Moranthology - Caitlin Moran Perfecting Sound Forever - Greg Milner Rock Stars Stole My Life - Mark Ellen Back Story - David Mitchell The Martian - Andy Weir George Markstein and The Prisoner - Roger Goodman All Points North - Simon Armitage Cobweb - Neal Stephenson The Good, The Bad and The Multiplex - Mark Kermode Reamde - Neal Stephenson The Secrets Of Station X - Michael Smith Pierced - Thomas Enger Rip It Up And Start Again: Postpunk 1978-1984 - Simon Reynolds Scarred - Thomas Enger www HR Giger com - H.R.Giger Retromania - Simon Reynolds The League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen Volume III: Century - Alan Moore & Kevin O'Neill The Year Of The Ladybird - Graham Joyce The Adjacent - Christopher Priest Nemo: Heart Of Ice - Alan Moore The People's Songs - Stuart Maconie Nemo: The Roses Of Berlin - Alan Moore The Quantum Thief - Hannu Rajaniemi The Fractal Prince - Hannu Rajaniemi Usagi Yojimbo Saga Volume 1 - Stan Sakai Some Remarks - Neal Stephenson Told By The Dead - Ramsey Campbell A Dark Matter - Peter Straub Alan Turing: The Enigma - Andrew Hodges An English Ghost Story - Kim Newman The Hell Of It All - Charlie Brooker
  11. Paul's Reading List 2015

    I was given a Kindle Voyage for Christmas, so I'll be mixing physical and e-books this year. To keep track of how much I'm using the Kindle, I'll be suffixing the e-books I read with "[Kindle]". Alan Turing: The Enigma - Andrew Hodges [started December 2014] An English Ghost Story - Kim Newman [started December 2014] The Hell Of It All - Charlie Brooker [started December 2014] Walking Home - Simon Armitage [Kindle] Sam Zabel And The Magic Pen - Dylan Horrocks Thinking About It Only Makes It Worse - David Mitchell [Kindle] Pogo: Bona Fide Balderdash - Walt Kelly Going Off Alarming - Danny Baker The Man In The Rubber Mask - Robert Llewellyn [Kindle] Last Shop Standing - Graham Jones No One Gets Out Alive - Adam Nevill [Kindle] Nemo: River Of Ghosts - Alan Moore Usagi Yojimbo Saga Book 2 - Stan Sakai Fortunately, The Milk - Neil Gaiman The Hacienda: How Not To Run A Club - Peter Hook The Information - James Gleick The First Fifteen Lives Of Harry August - Claire North Bone Volume 1: Out From Boneville - Jeff Smith Bone Volume 2: The Great Cow Race - Jeff Smith Bone Volume 3: Eyes Of The Storm - Jeff Smith Through It All I've Always Laughed - Count Arthur Strong Bone Volume 4: The Dragonslayer - Jeff Smith Bone Volume 5: Rock Jaw, Master Of The Eastern Border - Jeff Smith Bone Volume 6: Old Man's Cave - Jeff Smith Bone Volume 7: Ghost Circles - Jeff Smith Handling The Undead - John Ajvide Lindqvist Bone Volume 8: Treasure Hunters - Jeff Smith Bone Volume 9: Crown Of Horns - Jeff Smith Ta-Ra-Ra-Boom-De-Ay - Simon Napier-Bell [Kindle] In His Own Write - John Lennon Great Lost Albums - Mark Billingham (et al) A Spaniard In The Works - John Lennon Every Short Story 1951-2012 - Alasdair Gray Usagi Yojimbo Saga Book 3 - Stan Sakai Raising Steam - Terry Pratchett The Bunker Diary - Kevin Brooks Hatchet Job - Mark Kermode Clothes Music Boys - Viv Albertine Bedsit Disco Queen - Tracey Thorn Let The Old Dreams Die - John Ajvide Lindqvist Do No Harm - Henry Marsh Harbour - John Ajvide Lindqvist Ayoade On Ayoade - Richard Ayoade [Kindle] Wolf Hall - Hilary Mantel Usagi Yojimbo Saga Book 4 - Stan Sakai Bring Up The Bodies - Hilary Mantel Strange Things Happen - Stewart Copeland The Longest Crawl - Ian Marchant Ghostwritten - David Mitchell number9dream - David Mitchell Black Swan Green - David Mitchell The Bone Clocks - David Mitchell The Christmas Bower - Polly Redford Usagi Yojimbo Saga Book 5 - Stan Sakai Palookaville 20 - Seth Spectacles - Sue Perkins Last Orders, Please! - Annita Bates
  12. Paul's Reading List 2016

    This year's special project is to re-read all of the late, great Iain Banks's non-genre fiction, sequentially, at least one book per month, starting with The Wasp Factory and ending with The Quarry. That's 15 books, 16 if I also re-read "Raw Spirit", his excellent non-fiction book about Scottish whisky, so the exercise may continue into 2017. Next year I'll be doing the same with his 13 SF books under the name of Iain M Banks. Palookaville 20 - Seth [started December 2015] Spectacles - Sue Perkins [started December 2015] The Wasp Factory - Iain Banks The Last Werewolf - Glen Duncan Talulla Rising - Glen Duncan By Blood We Live - Glen Duncan Palookaville 21 - Seth Walking On Glass - Iain Banks Palookaville 22 - Seth Ancillary Justice - Ann Leckie Ancillary Sword - Ann Leckie Ancillary Mercy - Ann Leckie The Bridge - Iain Banks The Rain Before It Falls - Jonathan Coe It's Not Me, It's You - Jon Richardson [Kindle] The Terrible Privacy Of Maxwell Sim - Jonathan Coe Expo 58 - Jonathan Coe Espedair Street - Iain Banks Pier Review - Jon Bounds and Danny Smith Something Of The Night - Ian Marchant Canal Dreams - Iain Banks 100 Acts Of Minor Dissent - Mark Thomas Becoming Johnny Vegas - Johnny Vegas The Crow Road - Iain Banks The Magicians - Lev Grossman The Magician King - Lev Grossman The Magician's Land - Lev Grossman Complicity - Iain Banks 1971: Never A Dull Moment - David Hepworth Future Days - David Stubbs Usagi Yojimbo Saga: Book 6 - Stan Sakai The SEX Column And Other Misprints - David Langford [Kindle] Whit - Iain Banks A God In Ruins - Kate Atkinson Viper Wine - Hermione Eyre A Song Of Stone - Iain Banks The Thousand Autumns Of Jacob De Zoet - David Mitchell Slade House - David Mitchell The Business - Iain Banks The Night Circus - Erin Morgenstern The Night Clock - Paul Meloy Dead Air - Iain Banks Two Pints - Roddy Doyle The Guts - Roddy Doyle The Steep Approach To Garbadale - Iain Banks Neverwhere - Neil Gaiman American Gods - Neil Gaiman I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue - The Best Of Forty Years - Jon Naismith (ed.) Up Through An Empty House Of Stars: Reviews and Essays 1980-2002 - David Langford [Kindle] Transition - Iain Banks Patience - Daniel Clowes The Sandman: Overture - Neil Gaiman Stonemouth - Iain Banks The Long Earth - Terry Pratchett & Stephen Baxter The Long War - Terry Pratchett & Stephen Baxter The Long Mars - Terry Pratchett & Stephen Baxter The Quarry - Iain Banks Usagi Yojimbo Saga: Book 7 - Stan Sakai Raw Spirit: In Search Of The Perfect Dram - Iain Banks Crosstalk: Interviews Conducted By David Langford - David Langford [Kindle] Blaze - Stephen King (as Richard Bachman) Welcome To Just A Minute - Nicholas Parsons A Christmas Cornucopia - Mark Forsyth Cell - Stephen King Revival - Stephen King Just After Sunset - Stephen King I Like You - Sandol Stoddard Warburg The Broons Annual 2017 - DC Thomson Content Provider - Stewart Lee
  13. Paul's Reading List 2017

    This year my personal special project is to re-read all of the late, great Iain M Banks's science fiction, sequentially, at least one book per month, starting with Consider Phlebas and ending with The Hydrogen Sonata. That's 13 books, so a slightly lighter load than his excellent non-genre work, which I enjoyed re-reading in 2016. Just After Sunset - Stephen King [started December 2016] Content Provider - Stewart Lee [started December 2016] Consider Phlebas - Iain M Banks Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiar Children - Ransom Riggs Hollow City - Ransom Riggs Library Of Souls - Ransom Riggs The Player Of Games - Iain M Banks The Road To Little Dribbling - Bill Bryson Different Every Time: The Authorised Biography of Robert Wyatt - Marcus O'Dair Use Of Weapons - Iain M Banks Seveneves - Neal Stephenson The State Of The Art - Iain M Banks Full Dark, No Stars - Stephen King The Bazaar Of Bad Dreams - Stephen King Against A Dark Background - Iain M Banks Penny Century - Jaime Hernandez Esperanza - Jaime Hernandez Number 11 - Jonathan Coe Owning Up: The Trilogy - George Melly Luba And Her Family - Gilbert Hernandez The Loney - Andrew Michael Hurley [Kindle] Ofelia - Gilbert Hernandez Feersum Endjinn - Iain M Banks My Favorite Thing Is Monsters - Emil Ferris The Apocalypse Codex - Charles Stross The Rhesus Chart - Charles Stross Pennine Way Companion - Alfred Wainwright The Annihilation Score - Charles Stross The Nightmare Stacks - Charles Stross Excession - Iain M Banks Benchmarks Continued: F&SF "Books" Columns 1975-1982 - Algis Budrys [Kindle] The View From The Cheap Seats: Selected Non-Fiction - Neil Gaiman Trigger Warning: Short Fictions & Disturbances - Neil Gaiman Inversions - Iain M Banks Cursed - Thomas Enger Look To Windward - Iain M Banks Little Star - John Ajvide Lindqvist The Algebraist - Iain M Banks The Pigeon Tunnel: Stories From My Life - John le Carré Matter - Iain M Banks Discovering Scarfolk - Richard Littler Ruth And Martin's Album Club - Martin Fitzgerald Touch - Claire North The Sudden Appearance Of Hope - Claire North Surface Detail - Iain M Banks Trainspotting - Irvine Welsh T2 Trainspotting - Irvine Welsh The Hydrogen Sonata - Iain M Banks Iain M Banks (Modern Masters Of Science Fiction) - Paul Kincaid Lisey's Story - Stephen King The Penguin Complete Ghost Stories Of M.R.James - M. R. James The Complete Father Christmas - Raymond Briggs The Broken Mirror - Jonathan Coe A Christmas Carol - Charles Dickens Benchmarks Revisited: F&SF "Books" Columns 1983-1986 - Algis Budrys [Kindle] Walking Away - Simon Armitage The Broons Annual 2017 - DC Thomson
  14. Paul's Reading List 2018

    Benchmarks Revisited: F&SF "Books" Columns 1983-1986 - Algis Budrys [Kindle][Started 2017] Deep Secret - Diana Wynne Jones The Merlin Conspiracy - Diana Wynne Jones The Dark Lord Of Derkholm - Diana Wynne Jones Year Of The Griffin - Diana Wynne Jones The Islanders - Christopher Priest The Dream Archipelago - Christopher Priest The Gradual - Christopher Priest Benchmarks Concluded: F&SF "Books" Columns 1987-1993 - Algis Budrys [Kindle] Fingers In The Sparkle Jar - Chris Packham The Lie Tree - Frances Hardinge No Off Switch - Andy Kershaw The Thing Itself - Adam Roberts The End Of The Day - Claire North Jack Glass - Adam Roberts How Not To Be A Boy - Robert Webb This Census-Taker - China Miéville Embassytown - China Miéville Uncommon People - David Hepworth [Kindle] Voices - The First Book - Geoffrey Summerfield (ed.) Three Moments Of An Explosion - China Miéville Voices - The Second Book - Geoffrey Summerfield (ed.) Europe In Autumn - Dave Hutchinson Europe At Midnight - Dave Hutchinson Europe In Winter - Dave Hutchinson Voices - The Third Book - Geoffrey Summerfield (ed.) Climbing Mount Improbable - Richard Dawkins The Eastern Fells - A. Wainwright Matt Millz - Harry Hill All Gates Open: The Story Of Can - Rob Young & Irmin Schmidt The Far Eastern Fells - A. Wainwright The Big Midweek: Life Inside The Fall - Steve Hanley & Olivia Piekarski The Central Fells - A. Wainwright Killed - Thomas Enger [Kindle] Shelter - Dave Hutchinson A Decent Ride - Irvine Welsh The Southern Fells - A. Wainwright The Constant Gardener - John le Carré The Northern Fells - A. Wainwright A Hero For High Times - Ian Marchant The North Western Fells - A. Wainwright The Western Fells - A. Wainwright The Heart Goes Last - Margaret Atwood Dough - Richard Bertinet The Fifth Season - N. K. Jemisin In Search Of The Edge Of Time - John Gribbin Dreams Before The Start Of Time - Anne Charnock [Kindle] Haven - Adam Roberts Parallel Lines - Ian Marchant The Princess Diarist - Carrie Fisher [Kindle] The Obelisk Gate - N. K. Jemisin Dear Mr. Pop Star - Derek & Dave Philpott The Stone Sky - N. K. Jemisin Lanark - Alasdair Gray Happy - Derren Brown [Kindle] Folk Horror Revival: Field Studies - Various Authors Emotionally Weird - Kate Atkinson The Real-Town Murders - Adam Roberts The Delirium Brief - Charles Stross Thin Air - Michelle Paver By The Light Of My Skull - Ramsey Campbell The Searching Dead - Ramsey Campbell Born To The Dark - Ramsey Campbell The Way Of The Worm - Ramsey Campbell Christmas Monkeys - Joe R Lansdale Limericks Of The Alarming And Phantasmal - Ramsey Campbell Help The Witch - Tom Cox The Watcher In The Tower - James G Watson A Ghosts & Scholars Book Of Folk Horror - Rosemary Pardoe (editor) Cassandra Darke - Posy SImmonds Furnace - Muriel Gray Set In Stone: The Geology and Landscapes of Scotland - Alan McKirdy
  15. Paul's Reading List 2019

    Born To Be Posthumous - The Eccentric Life And Mysterious Genius Of Edward Gorey - Mark Dery NOS4R2 - Joe Hill Monograph - Chris Ware Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life - Eric Idle I'm A Joke And So Are You - Robin Ince Deliverance - D. West [Kindle] The Pie At Night - Stuart Maconie Europe At Dawn - Dave Hutchinson The Luckiest Guy Alive - John Cooper Clarke 25 Years In The Word Mines - Graham Joyce The Acme Novelty Date Book Vol.1: 1986-1995 - Chris Ware The Black Prince - Adam Roberts Hello World - Hannah Fry [Kindle] The Acme Novelty Date Book Vol.2: 1995-2002 - Chris Ware The Mission Song - John le Carré Wainwright In Scotland - A. Wainwright Tales Of Mystery & Imagination - Edgar Allan Poe What Do You Call That Noise? An XTC Discovery Book - Mark Fisher (ed.) Behind The Scenes At The Museum - Kate Atkinson The Pleasant Profession Of Robert A. Heinlein - Farah Mendlesohn **ABANDONED** Turing: Pioneer Of The Information Age - Jack Copeland The Hut Six Story - Gordon Welchman Codebreakers: The Inside Story Of Bletchley Park - F.H. Hinsley & Alan Stripp The Uncollected Ian Watson - Ian Watson The End Of Vandalism - Tom Drury True Rat: The Beast Of Leroy Kettle - Roy Kettle [Kindle] Common People: An Anthology Of Working-Class Writers - Kit de Waal (ed.) Rosewater - Tade Thompson [KIndle] Shetland: Cooking On The Edge Of The World - James & Tom Morton An American Story - Christopher Priest My shhhhhhh Life So Far - Frankie Boyle The Power - Naomi Alderman The Arran Malt: An Island Whisky Renaissance - Neil Wilson The Underground Railroad - Colson Whitehead The XTC Bumper Book of Fun for Boys and Girls: A Limelight Anthology Dark Matter - Michelle Paver Granite And Grit - Ronald Turnbull Going On The Turn - Danny Baker [Kindle] Semiosis - Sue Burke The Rift - Nina Allan Frankenstein In Baghdad - Ahmed Saadawi The Loosening Skin - Aliya Whiteley Circe - Madeline Miller Cunk On Everything - Philomena Cunk 1966: The Year The Decade Exploded - Jon Savage 21st Century Yokel - Tom Cox [Kindle] How Does It Feel? - Mark Kermode [Kindle] Running Amok In The Fun Factory - Graham Charnock (ed.) [Kindle] I'm Not With The Band - Sylvia Patterson [Kindle] The Dollmaker - Nina Allan Bullfighting - Roddy Doyle Smile - Roddy Doyle F u c k Yeah Video Games - Daniel Hardcastle Ring The Hill - Tom Cox Episodes - Christopher Priest Father, Son and the Pennine Way - Mark Richards [Kindle] The Long Utopia - Terry Pratchett & Stephen Baxter The Long Cosmos - Terry Pratchett & Stephen Baxter Gahan Wilson’s Out There - Gahan Wilson Collected Ghost Stories - M R James The Ancient - Muriel Gray Broons Annual 2020 Glastonbury 50 - Michael Eavis & Emily Eavis