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Old 31st Dec 2009, 17:36   #22
Noumenon
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26 The Political Gene, Dennis Sewell five of those, in that order
25 The Man on the Balcony,
Sjöwall & Wahlöö
24
The Man Who Went Up In Smoke, Sjöwall & Wahlöö
23 The New Annotated Sherlock Holmes, Vol. 1 , my dear Watson
22 Rosanna, Maj Sjöwall & Per Wahlöö
21 The Howling Man, Charles Beaumont
20 Worse Than Myself, Adam Golaski
19 Q, Luther Blisset
18 Dubliners, James Joyce
17 The Remains of the Day, Kazuo Ishiguru
16
Exercises in Style, Raymond Queneau five of those, in that order
15 Lolita, Vladimir Nabakov
14 The QI Book of the Dead,
13 The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, Steig Larsson
12 Death in the Afternoon, Ernest Hemingway
11 Brideshead Revisited, Evelyn Waugh
10 The Making of Star Wars, J. W. Rintzler
As this is effectively the written version of a three-hour Behind The Scenes DVD extra, I'm not going to grade it. Interesting for the fanboy within, but hardly literature.

09 The Pregnant Widow, Martin Amis
08 The Picture of Dorian Grey, Oscar Wilde (2nd reading)
07 The Wings of the Sphinx, Andrea Camilleri
06 The Name of the Rose, Umberto Eco

05 The Humbling, Philip Roth
04
A Room with a View, E. M. Forster
03 The Big Sleep, Raymond Chandler
02 The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald
01 Robinson Crusoe
, Daniel Defoe

Noumenon's end-of-the-year, still-to-be-read Pile:
The Stories of Paul Bowles, Paul Bowles (cr)
The New Annotated Sherlock Holmes, Vol. 2
The New Annotated Sherlock Holmes, Vol. 3(cr)
Don Quixote, Cervantes (Forever Interrupted? It increasingly looks like it)
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Last edited by Noumenon; 29th Dec 2010 at 10:23. Reason: First reads in black, retreads in grey
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