21 Oct 2004

Les Rois Maudits 1: Le Roi de Fer

Les Rois Maudits 1: Le Roi de Fer, Maurice Druon


L'Abyssin, Jean-Christophe Rufin

The Honourable Schoolboy

The Honourable Schoolboy, John Le Carré

The Spire

The Spire, William Golding (f. good)

The Inheritors

The Inheritors, William Golding (f. good)

Heart of Darkness

Heart of Darkness, Joseph Conrad

Poetry: W. B. Yeats

A bunch of poems by William B. Yeats

20 000 Lieues Sous Les Mers

20 000 Lieues Sous Les Mers, Jules Verne

The Good Soldier

The Good Soldier, Ford Madox Ford (v. good)

20 Oct 2004

Poetry: G. M. Hopkins

A bunch of poetry and essays by Gerald Manley Hopkins

Poetry: Thomas Hardy

A bunch of poems by Thomas Hardy

14 Oct 2004

Danger Immediat

Danger Immediat, Tom Clancy

Nice Work

Nice Work, David Lodge

A ripping good tale. Great story, adulterous sex, titillating comedy, and with some fun philosophical questions to boot.

Jude the Obscure

Jude the Obscure, Thomas Hardy (repeat)

Howards End

Howards End, E.M. Forster

The Secret Agent

The Secret Agent, Joseph Conrad

La Nouvelle Helöise

La Nouvelle Helöise, J.J. Rousseau


Dubliners, James Joyce

Anatomy of Criticism

Anatomy of Criticism, Northrop Frye


René, Chateaubriand

Manon Lescaut

Manon Lescaut, Abbé Prevost

Rêveries d'un Promeneur Solitaire

Rêveries d'un Promeneur Solitaire, J.J. Rousseau


Othello, Shakespeare

Women in Love

Women in Love, DH Lawrence

The Turn of the Screw

The Turn of the Screw, Henry James (repeat)

The City of Yes

The City of Yes, Peter Oliva

The Geisha's Tale

The Geisha's Tale, Arthur Golden

War and Peace

War and Peace, Leo Tolstoy

Alan Ginsberg: Poetry

A bunch of poetry by Alan Ginsberg

Watership Down

Watership Down, Richard Adams

Rabbits. But good book.

Sylvia Plath: Poetry

A bunch of poetry by Sylvia Plath

Anne Sexton: Poetry

A bunch of poetry by Anne Sexton

The Tempest

The Tempest, Shakespeare

Long Day's Journey into Night

Long Day's Journey into Night, Euguene O'Neill

12 Oct 2004

Magic for Marigold

Magic for Marigold, L. M. Montgomery

The Taming of the Shrew

The Taming of the Shrew, Shakespeare

The Member of the Wedding

The Member of the Wedding, Carson McCullers

Native Son

Native Son, Richard Wright

King Lear

King Lear, Shakespeare

Henry V

Henry V, Shakespeare

Anne of Green Gables

Anne of Green Gables, L. M. Montgomery

Great Canadian Animal Stories

Great Canadian Animal Stories, Muriel Whitaker (Ed.)

The Merchant of Venice

The Merchant of Venice, Shakespeare

Their Eyes Were Watching God

Their Eyes Were Watching God, Zora Neale Hurston

Jude the Obscure

Jude the Obscure, Thomas Hardy

Daisy Miller

Daisy Miller, Henry James

1 Oct 2004

Skinny Legs and All

Skinny Legs and All, Tom Robbins

Jitterbug Perfume

Jitterbug Perfume, Tom Robbins

Foucault's Pendulum

Foucault's Pendulum, Umberto Eco (second time. but when was the first time?!)

She's Come Undone

She's Come Undone, Wally Lamb

King Rat

King Rat, James Clavell


Shogun, James Clavell

The Bonfire of the Vanities

The Bonfire of the Vanities, Tom Wolfe


Poland, James A. Michener

Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre, Charlotte Brontë

Wide Sargasso Sea

Wide Sargasso Sea, Jean Rhys

The Remains of the Day

The Remains of the Day, Kazuo Ishiguro


Microserfs, Douglas Copland

This was a fad and important.

The Power of One

The Power of One, Bryce Courtenay

Good yarn.

Books of Blood 5

Books of Blood 5, Clive Barker

Books of Blood 4

Books of Blood 4, Clive Barker

The Withered Arm

The Withered Arm, Thomas Hardy (this is a short story. it's good)

The Turn of the Screw

The Turn of the Screw, Henry James

Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance, Robert M. Pirsig


Imajica, Clive Barker


Lord Jim

Lord Jim, Joseph Conrad