I completed 10 books in June, 2 short stories and I made it a little further through my ongoing projects, 2666 and The Tale of Genji. My favourite books this month were Out and The Ghosts of Eden.
I highly recommend them to you. I’m sure they will both be in my top 10 for the year.
Out – Natsuo Kirino
A Secret Alchemy – Emma Darwin
Believers – Zoe Heller
The Ghosts of Eden – Andrew Sharp
The Fifth Child – Doris Lessing
Mr Toppit – Charles Elton
The Master and Margarita – Mikhail Bulgakov
The Slap – Christos Tsiolkas
The Children’s Book – A. S. Byatt
Bleeding Heart Square – Andrew Taylor
The Lottery – Shirley Jackson
The Beautifull Cassandra – Jane Austen
I’m still reading….
The Tale of Genji
2666 – Roberto Bolaño
Plans for July
I don’t really have any plans for July! I’m just going to pick up whatever takes my fancy before I knuckle down to read the Booker list in August!
Have you read any of these books?
Do you agree with my ratings?
Do you have more exciting plans for July than me?