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Book List 2017


Books I've Read (with date finished)
1. A Single Man by Christopher Isherwood (Jan 3). 192pp.
2. Trudno Byt' Bogom (It's Hard to Be a God) by Strugatsky brothers (started in 2016) (Jan 8) (Russian). 315pp.
3. Mary Poppins by P.L. Travers (Jan 11) 202pp.
4. Decisive Moments in History by Stefan Zweig (Jan 25) 253pp.
5. Neuromancer by William Gibson (Feb 4) 292pp.
6. The Island of the Colorblind by Oliver Sacks (Feb 11) 264pp.
7.Barrayar by Lois McMaster Bujold (Feb 21) [Vorkosigan Saga] 340pp.
8.A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle (Feb 28) 203pp.
9.The Goblin Emperor by Katherine Addison (Mar 13), 440pp.
10.A King's Ransom: A Novel by Sharon Kay Penman (Apr 6), 657pp.
11. Empire of Ivory by Naomi Novik [Book 4 Temeraire] (Apr 13), 400pp.
12. Stories of Your Life and Others by Ted Chiang (Apr 29), 282pp.
13. Jude the Obscure by Thomas Hardy (May 15), 455pp.
14. Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman (May 17), 283pp.
15. Among Others by Jo Walton (May 21), 302pp.
16. The Man in the High Castle by Philip K. Dick (May 27), 274pp.
17. Marina by Carlos Ruiz Zafon (June 1), 326pp.
18. Words Are My Matter by Ursula Le Guin (June 22), 318pp.
19. Kosmotechnolukhi: Volume 1 by Olga Gromyko (July 2), 444pp.
20. Kosmotechnolukhi: Volume 2 by Olga Gromyko (July 9), 431pp
21.Attachments by Rainbow Rowell (July 12), 326pp
22.Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly (July 20), 266 pp
23.Victory of Eagles by Naomi Novik [Book 5 Temeraire], (July 29), 317 pp.
24.The Geek Feminist Revolution by Kameron Hurley (Aug 3), 256pp.
25. Ancillary Sword by Ann Leckie (Aug 10), 354pp.
26.Way Station by Clifford D. Simak (Aug 18), 209pp.
27. To Say Nothing of the Dog by Connie Willis (Aug 29), 494pp.
28.The Obelisk Gate by N.K. Jemisin (Sept 7), 448pp.
29.Stranger Than Fanfiction by Chris Colfer (Sept 9), 304pp (read in 1 day)
30.Men Explain Things To Me by Rebecca Solnit (Sept 11), 124pp
31.My Own Words by Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Sept 19), 334pp
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Books I Aim to Read
1. Trudno Byt' Bogom (It's Hard to Be a God) by Strugatsky brothers (started in 2016)
2. A King's Ransom: A Novel by Sharon Kay Penman
3. The Lily and the Lion by Maurice Druon
4. Temeraire Book 4 , Book 5 and Book 6 by Naomi Novik
5. Ancillary Sword by Ann Leckie
6. a book by Rainbow Rowell
7. A novel by Thomas Hardy
8. a book by Oliver Sacks
9. The Obelisk Gate by N.K. Jemisin
10.Les Miserables by Victor Hugo (800 out of 1200 pages complete in 2013; 100 more in 2016)
11. Edward III by W. Mark Ormrod (100 out of 600 pages complete in 2016)
12. Marina by Carlos Ruiz Zafon
13 Dispossessed by Ursula Le Guin
14. Vindication: A life of Mary Wollstonecraft by Lyndall Gordon
15. The Dark Design (3rd Riverboat book) by Philip Jose Farmer
16. Paradise Lost by John Milton
17. Metamorphoses by Ovid
18 4th Olukhi book by Olga Gromyko
19. a book by Bujold
20. The Science Fiction Hall of Fame, Vol 1: 1929-1964 ed. by Robert Silverberg (started in 2014)
21.Decisive Moments in History by Stefan Zweig