1) Ducks, Newburyport, Lucy Ellmann

2) The Adventures of Sally, P.G. Wodehouse

3) The Martian, Andy Weir

4) The Swiss Family Robinson, Johan David Wyss

5) Vi, Kim Thúy (trans. Sheila Fischman)

6) A Boy and His Dog at the End of the World, C. A. Fletcher

7) The Odessa File, Frederick Forsyth

8) Le Grand Meaulnes, Alain-Fournier (trans. Frank Davison)

9) The Churn, James S. A. Corey

10) The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms, N. K. Jemisin

11) One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, Ken Kesey

12) The Mandelbaum Gate, Muriel Spark\

13) Ivanhoe, Sir Walter Scot

14) Rumpole of the Bailey, John Mortimer

15) Faith Fox, Jane Gardam

16) The Red and the Black, Stendhal (trans. Lloyd C. Parks)

17) Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, J. K. Rowling

18) Catch-22, Joseph Heller

19) Restoration, Rose Tremain

20) Halfbreed, Maria Campbell

21) A Little Hatred, Joe Abercrombie


 The Last Children of Tokyo, Yoko Tawada (trans. Margaret Mitsutani)

The Seas, Samantha Hunt

Red Spectres: Russian Gothic Tales from the Twentieth Century, trans. Muireann Maguire

The Alchemist, Ben Jonson (re-read)

The Book of Tea, Kakuzo Okakura

How to Pronounce Knife, Souvankham Thammavongsa

Why Dust Shall Never Settle Upon this Soul, Ryka Aoki

The Story of Hong Gildong, trans. Minsoo Kang

Maigret and the Nahour Case, Georges Simenon (trans. William Hobson)