The 1st Wed Reading Group has come up with a big list of books to be voted for 2010. They are happy to share this information with you.
What do you think of the list and will you read any one of these titles? Let us know by commenting on this blog site…
The lieutenant by Kate Grenvills – it’s an Australian historical fiction
The slap by Christos Tsiolkas – it’s a contemporary fiction
The vanishing act of Esme Lennox by Maggie O’Farrell – It’s an India and Scotland historyical fiction
Dog boy by Eva Hornung – it’s a story about a 4 years old, a fiction
Wanting by Richard Flanagan – it’s a crime fiction
The secret scripture by Sebastian Barry – a story about an old woman who’s 100 years old, almost.
The spare room by Helen Gardner – a fiction about friendship
The road by Cormac McCarthy – it’s a fiction about life of destruction
The time traveller’s wife by Audrey Niffenegger – it’s a time travel fiction
The 19th wif by David Ebershoff – a fiction about Mormon and crime
A most wanted man by John Le Carre – a crime fiction
Too close to home by Linwood Barclay – a crime fiction
Dark country by Bronwyn Parry – a crime fiction
One flew over the cuckoo’s nest by Ken kesey – a classic fiction
Lolita by Valdimir Nabokov – a classic fiction
The boat by nam le – a refugee fiction
Underground by Andrew McGahan – a reflection of what could have happened under counter terroism under Howard years.
The white queen by Philippa Gregory – an historical fiction
In cold blood: a true account of a multiple murder and ints consequences by Truman Capote – a non fiction
The surgeon of Crowthorne by Simon Winchester – a true crime story
Dear fatty by Dawn French – biography
Through a glass darkly by Caroline Jones – biography
1788 by David Hill – history of the 1st Fleet
Solitude by Anthony Storr – personal happiness
The god delusion by Richard Dawkins – a book question the existance of God
The thirty six by Siegmund Siegreich – a surviver’s story in Nazi concentration camp after 167 family members had been exteminated.
Strange days indeed by Francis Wheen – 70s and its paranoia
The age of the unthinable by Joshua Cooper Ramo – a non fiction about world politics