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December
71. The Elephant Keeper - Christopher Nicholson
72. Border Crossing - Pat Barker
73. The Girl at the Lion d'Or - Sebastian Faulks
74. Number9Dream - David Mitchell
75. The Native Commissioner - Shaun Johnson
76. Mrs Dalloway - Virginia Woolf
77. The House of the Mosque - Kader Abdolah
78. The Blue Flower - Penelope Fitzgerald

November
65. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo - Stieg Larsson
66. The White Castle - Orhan Pamuk
67. Carol - Patricia Highsmith
68. Let the Great World Spin - Colum McCann
69. Justine - Alice Thompson
70. They Came Like Swallows - William Maxwell

October
60. Crow Lake - Mary Lawson
61. Housekeeping - Marilynne Robinson
62. Any Human Heart - William Boyd
63. The Hours - Michael Cunningham
64. Slow Man - JM Coetzee

September
53. May Contain Nuts - John O'Farrell
54. The Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox - Maggie O'Farrell
55. Rape: A Love Story - Joyce Carol Oates
56. Aiding and Abettig - Muriel Spark
57. The End of the Affair - Graham Greene
58. Youth - JM Coetzee
59. Lolita - Vladimir Nabokov

August
46. The Little Stranger - Sarah Waters
47. Me Cheeta - James Lever
48. Heliopolis - James Scudamore
49. Love and Summer - William Trevor
50. Boyhood - JM Coetzee
51. Pilcrow - Adam Mars-Jones
52. Summertime - JM Coetzee

July
41. Wolf Hall - Hilary Mantel
42. How to Paint a Dead Man - Sarah Hall
43. This is How - MJ Hyland
44. An Equal Stillness - Francesca Kay
45. Beasts - Joyce Carol Oates

June
34. The Glass Room - Simon Mawer
35. The Quickening Maze - Adam Foulds
36. Brooklyn - Colm T√≥ib√*n
37. Jeff in Venice, Death in Varanasi - Geoff Dyer
38. Lighthousekeeping - Jeanette Winterson
39. Red Dog, Red Dog - Patrick Lane
40. Through Black Spruce - Joseph Boyden

May
29. Molly Fox's Birthday - Dierdre Madden
30. Scottsboro - Ellen Feldman
31. The Wilderness - Samantha Harvey
32. Burnt Shadows - Kamila Shamsie
33. Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit - Jeanette Winterson

April
24. Strangers - Anita Brookner
25. A Mercy - Toni Morrison
26. The Invention of Everything Else - Samantha Hunt
27. Netherland - Joseph O'Neill
28. Tender is the Night - F Scott Fitzgerald

March
19. Moses Ascending - Sam Selvon
20. Portnoy's Complaint - Philip Roth
21. Nineteen Seventy Four - David Peace
22. Home - Marilynne Robinson
23. The Shawl - Cynthia Ozick

February
09. Three Day Road - Joseph Boyden
10. The Doctor's Wife - Brian Moore
11. The Lonely Londoners - Sam Selvon
12. Black Dogs - Ian McEwan
13. A Life's Music - Andre√Į Makine
14. The Holy City - Patrick McCabe
15. The Great Lover - Jill Dawson
16. Gilead - Marilynne Robinson
17. Harriet Said - Beryl Bainbridge
18. A Good School - Richard Yates

January
01. The Sportswriter - Richard Ford
02. The Hundred and Ninety-nine Steps - Michel Faber
03. The Year is '42 - Nella Bielski
04. The Remains of the Day - Kazuo Ishiguro
05. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas - Hunter S Thompson
06. The Cellist of Sarajevo - Steven Galloway
07. Land of Marvels - Barry Unsworth
08. The Book of Proper Names - Amélie Nothomb


Abandoned:
Crossroads - Niccolo Ammaniti January, at 86 pages
Loving Sabatoge - Amelie Nothomb January, at 18 pages
The Lieutenant - Kate Grenville March, at 30 pages
The Household Guide to Dying - Debra Adelaide March, at 99 pages
Guernica - Dave Boling June, not my cup of tea, so skimming for book club
Turbulence - Giles Foden July, at 60 pages.
Not Untrue and Not Unkind - Ed O'Loughlin August, at 86 pages
The Children's Book - AS Byatt August, at 104 pages
The Two Pound Tram - William Newton October, at 58 pages
The Year of the Flood - Margaret Atwood October, at 13 pages
Last Night in Twisted River - John Irving November, at 122 pages
American Adulterer - Jed Mercurio December, at 16 pages
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