52 Book Challenge: The 2011 books

Total books read: 54, as listed in full in this post. Now all I need to do is to blog about half of them…

Children’s (1)

  • Five on Finniston Farm by Enid Blyton

Classic fiction (1)

  • The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Crime (18)

  • Saturnalia by Lindsey Davis
  • The King’s Evil by Edward Marston
  • Shadows in Bronze by Lindsey Davis
  • The Silver Pigs by Lindsey Davis
  • Heartstone by CJ Sansom
  • The Iron Horse by Edward Marston
  • The Double Comfort Safari Club by Alexander McCall Smith
  • Tea Time for the Traditionally-Built by Alexander McCall Smith
  • The Miracle at Speedy Motors by Alexander McCall Smith
  • The Good Husband of Zebra Drive by Alexander McCall Smith
  • Sovereign by CJ Sansom
  • Revelation by CJ Sansom
  • Heartstone by CJ Sansom
  • The White Lioness by Henning Mankell
  • The Thin Man by Dashiell Hammett
  • Dark Fire by CJ Sansom
  • Dissolution by CJ Sansom
  • Hardball by Sara Paretsky

Graphic novels (3)

  • Nevermore – A Graphic Novel Anthology of Edgar Allan Poe’s Short Stories, edited by Dan Whitehead
  • Crime and Punishment: a graphic novel by Alain Kourkos and David Zane Mairowitz
  • The Walking Dead: Days Gone Bye by Robert Kirkman, Tony Moore et al

General fiction (2)

  • The Right Attitude to Rain by Alexander McCall Smith
  • Flanagan’s Run by Tom McNab

Historical novels (1)

  • Rebels and Traitors – Lindsey Davis

Humour (1)

  •  The Code of the Woosters by PG Wodehouse

Non-fiction (19)

  • Robin Ince’s Bad Book Club by Robin Ince
  • Tai chi for health and vitality : a comprehensive guide to the short yang form by Robert Parry
  • Information is Beautiful by David McCandless
  • The Devil’s Chaplain by Richard Dawkins
  • The Oxford Book of Modern Science Writing ed. Richard Dawkins
  • The Histories by Herodotus
  • Probability Demystified by Allan Bluman
  • True Blue: Strange tales from a Tory nation by Chris Horrie and David Matthews
  • Springwatch and Autumnwatch by Bill Oddie, Kate Humble and Simon King
  • The Pilgrimage of Grace by Geoffrey Moorhouse
  • Daphne du Maurier by Margaret Forster
  • The Men Who Stare At Goats by Jon Ronson
  • The Suspicions of Mr Whicher by Kate Summerscale
  • A Book of Dartmoor by the Rev Sabine Baring-Gould
  • Marathon Running for Mortals by John Bingham and Jenny Hadfield
  • The Strictly Come Dancing Annual 2012 by Alison Maloney
  • The Complete Classic Pilates Method by Miranda Bass, Lynne Robinson and Gordon Thomson
  • Getting Started with Arduino by Massimo Banzi
  • Food for Free by Richard Mabey

Short story anthologies and novellas (2)

  • With A Little Help by Cory Doctorow
  • The Murders in the Rue Morgue by Edgar Allen Poe

Speculative fiction (2)

  • Contact by Carl Sagan
  • Unseen Academicals by Terry Pratchett
  • Grey by John Armstrong (audiobook)

Supernatural fiction and horror (3)

  • Bones of Avalon by Phil Rickman
  • The Remains of an Altar by Phil Rickman
  • The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova

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