My Book Reviews

A Luminous Republic - Andres Barba

Such Small Hands - Andres Barba

Ways of Going Home - Alejandro Zambra

Nothing is True and Everything is Possible -- Peter Pomerantsev

Say Nothing -- Patrick Radden Keefe

She Said -- Jodi Kantor & Megan Twohey

American Predator -- Maureen Callahan

The Sound of Things Falling -- Juan Gabriel Vasquez

Please Look After Mom -- Shin Kyung-sook

Bad Blood -- John Carreyou

The Women's Balcony -- Khadija Mastur

The Dying Detective -- Leif GW Persson

Death Notice -- Zhou Haohui

The Good Son -- Jeong You-jeong

The Cipher -- Kathe Koja

Obasan -- Joy Kogawa

The Winter People -- Jennifer McMahon

Chronicle of a Blood Merchant -- Yu Hua

Newcomer -- Keigo Higashino

The Tidal Zone -- Sarah Moss

The Garlic Ballads -- Mo Yan

The Housekeeper and the Professor -- Yoko Ogawa

The Shape of the Ruins -- Juan Gabriel Vasquez

The Fisherman -- John Langan

Hex -- Thomas Olde Heuvelt

Convenience Store Woman -- Sayaka Murata

The Star Diaries -- Stanislaw Lem

I Served the King of England -- Bohumil Hrabal

One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich -- Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

North American Lake Monsters -- Nathan Ballingrud

The Big Sleep -- Raymond Chandler

Red Harvest -- Dashiell Hammett

Lilith's Brood -- Octavia Butler

Where'd You Go, Bernadette? -- Maria Semple

Father of Lies -- Brian Evenson

The Hike -- Drew Margary

Educated: A Memoir -- Tara Westover

The Hunger -- Alma Katsu

There There  --  Tommy Orange

The Boat People -- Sharon Bala

Lullaby aka The Perfect Nanny -- Leila Slimani

Hotel Silence -- Audur Ava Olafsdottir

Kitchen -- Banana Yoshimoto

Toms River: A Story of Science and Salvation -- Dan Fagin

Silence of the Grave -- Arnaldur Indridason

Piercing -- Ryu Murakami

Last Days -- Brian Evenson

Revenge: Eleven Dark Tales -- Yoko Yogowa

Severance -- Ling Ma

 Something Wicked This Way Comes -- Ray Bradbury

The Redbreast  -- Jo Nesbo

A Personal Matter  -- Kenzaburo Oe

Circe  -- Madeline Miller

I'll Be Gone in the Dark  -- Michelle McNamara

Watership Down --- Richard Adams

A Midsummer's Equation -- Keigo Higashino

Hell House -- Richard Matheson

Voices from Chernobyl -- Svetlana Alexievich

Eden  --  Stanislaw Lem

Primeval and Other Times -- Olga Tokarczuk

The Thirteenth Tale -- Diane Setterfield

Remembrance of the Earth's Past Trilogy -- Cixin Liu

The People in the Trees -- Hanya Yanagihara

Six Four -- Hideo Yokoyama

Us Against You (Beartown #2) -- Fredrik Backman

The Little Stranger -- Sarah Waters

The Outsider -- Stephen King

The Road to Jonestown -- Jeff Guinn

We Have Always Lived in the Castle -- Shirley Jackson

A Gentleman in Moscow -- Amor Towles

Birdbox -- Josh Malerman

Ghosts of the Tsunami -- Richard Lloyd Parry

 Beartown -- Frederik Backman

The Shipping News -- Annie E Proulx

Syndrome E -- Franck Thilliez

 City of Thieves -- David Benioff

A Head Full of Ghosts -- Paul Tremblay

Killers of the Flower Moon -- David Grann

Bluebird, Bluebird  -- Attica Locke

People Who Eat Darkness -- Richard Lloyd Parry

The Sympathizer -- Viet Thanh Nguyen

Night Film -- Marsha Pessl

Slaughterhouse-Five -- Kurt Vonnegut

Borne  -- Jeff VanderMeer

Little Fires Everywhere -- Celeste Ng

Station Eleven -- Emily St. John Mandel

The Changeling -- Victor LaValle

Elmet -- Fiona Mozley

One of Us is Lying  -- Karen McManus

Solaris -- Stanislaw Lem

The Devil in the White City -- Erik Larson

Sharp Objects -- Gillian Flynn

The Southern Reach Trilogy -- Jeff VanderMeer

10 Good Books I Read in 2017

The Ice Princess -- Camilla Lackberg

A Horse Walks into a Bar -- David Grossman

The Underground Railroad -- Colson Whitehead

The Dry by Jane Harper

The Tsar of Techno and Love by Anthony Marra

Voices by Arnaldur Indridason

Satantango by Laszlo Krasznahorkai

Purble Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami

The Vegetarian by Han Kang 

The Terror by Dan Simmons

A Quintessential Book for Cinephiles

Robopocalypse by Daniel H. Wilson

The Secret History by Donna Tartt

The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami

The Snowman by Jo Nesbo

The 100 Year Old Man who Climbed out the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson

The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

The Revenant by Michael Punke

Malice by Keigo Higashino 

The Martian by Andy Weir 

The Girl with all the Gifts by Mike Carrey

The Grim(m) Side of Snow White 

American Gods by Neil Gaiman

Child 44 by Tom Rob Smith

Real World by Natsuo Kirino

The Double by Jose Saramago

We Need to Talk about Kevin by Lionel Shriver 

The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton 

A Most Wanted Man by John le Carre

A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini

Salvation of a Saint by Keigo Higashino 

The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet by David Mitchell

Room by Emma Donoghue 

Catch 22 by Joseph Heller 

The Wolf of Wall Street by Jordan Belfort

World War Z by Max Brooks 

Devotion of Suspect X by Keigo Higashino 

Atonement by Ian McEwan

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