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Start: 308 books

* Ben Goldacre - I think you'll find it's a bit more complicated than that
* Joe Haldeman - Marsbound
* Joe Haldeman - Starbound
* Joe Haldeman - Earthbound
* Rich Burlew - Blood Runs In The Family (OOTS 5)
* Mira Grant - Deadline
* T Kingfisher - The Seventh Bride
* Mira Grant - Blackout
* Jo Walton - My Real Children
* Frances Hardinge - Cuckoo Song
* Katherine Addison - The Goblin Emperor
* Frances Hardinge - A Face Like Glass
* Alan Furst - The Spies of Warsaw
* Max Gladstone - Full Fathom Five
* Ed Brubaker & Sean Phillips - The Fade Out vol 1
* Mike Carey - The Girl With All The Gifts
* Gwyneth Lewis - Sunbathing in the Rain (A book your friend loves)
* Penn Jillette - Sock (A book you own but haven't read)
* Terry Pratchett - Raising Steam (A book everyone but you has read)
* Val McDermid - Forensics - The Anatomy of Crime (A book that will make you smarter)
* Terry Pratchett & Neil Gaiman - Good Omens (A book you loved... read it again)
* T Kingfisher - Toad Words and Other Stories (A book with a lion, a witch or a wardrobe)
* T Kingfisher - Nine Goblins (don't think I can claim this is anything, sadly!)
* TS Eliot - Prufrock and Other Observations (A book of poems)
* TS Eliot - The Waste Land
* TS Eliot - Poems 1920
* Brian Vaughan & Fiona Staples - Saga vol 3 (A book with pictures)
* Brian Vaughan & Fiona Staples - Saga vol 4
* Paul Cornell &c. - Saucer Country 1-6
* Scott Snyder &c. - Severed 1-7 (A book by an author you've never read before)
* Nick Spencer &c. - Bedlam 1-6
* E Nesbit - Five Children and It (does 'made into a BBC TV series' count? A book set in the summer)
* Emily St John Mandel - Station Eleven
* David Hartwell (Ed.) - Year's Best SF 18 (A book with a blue cover)
* Charlie Stross - The Rhesus Chart
* Neil Williamson - The Moon King
* Emmi Itaranta - The Memory Of Water (A book with a female heroine)
* Michael Faber - The Book Of Strange New Things
* Dave Hutchinson - Europe in Autumn
* Claire North - The First Fifteen Lives Of Harry August
* Val McDermid - The Vanishing Point
* Andrea Phillips - Revision
* Nina Allan - The Race
* Andy Weir - The Martian (A book that was made into a movie)
* Anna Caltabiano - The Seventh Miss Hatfield
* Sarah Pinborough - Mayhem (A book you started but never finished - not sure this is quite what they had in mind though ;-)
* Frances Hardinge - The Lie Tree (A book published this year)
* Jonathan Strahan (Ed) - Edge of Infinity (A book set somewhere you've always wanted to visit, i.e. assorted bits of the solar system)
* Cixin Liu - The Three-Body Problem
* John le Carre - A Most Wanted Man
* Simon Ings - Wolves
* Graham Austin-King - Fae: The Wild Hunt
* Dana Simpson - Unicorn on a Roll
* John Scalzi - Lock In
* Nnedi Okarafor - Lagoon
* T Kingfisher - Bryony & Roses (A book by an author you love)
* Seanan McGuire - Rosemary and Rue
* Junji Ito - Uzumaki
* Neil Gaiman - The Sleeper and the Spindle
* VE Schwab - A Darker Shade of Magic
* Be-Papas - Utena vol 1
* Be-Papas - Utena vol 2
* Be-Papas - Utena vol 3
* Be-Papas - Utena vol 4
* Be-Papas - Utena vol 5
* Thomas Olde Heuvelt - The Day The World Turned Upside Down
* G. Willow Wilson, Adrian Alphona, Jake Wyatt - Ms. Marvel Volume 1: No Normal
* Kurtis J. Weibe & Roc Upchurch - Rat Queens Volume 1: Sass and Sorcery
* Jo Walton - What Makes This Book So Great
* Gary Bruce - The Firm: The Inside Story of the Stasi (A book based on a true story)
* Stephen Brust - Jhereg
* Naomi Novik - Uprooted
* Victor Sebestyen - Revolution 1989
* Raymond Briggs - When The Wind Blows (A book that is more than ten years old)
* Andy Poyiadgi - Lost Property
* Stephen Brust - Yendi
* Stephen Brust - Teckla
* Beauty - Robin McKinley
* Kate Griffin - Madness of Angels
* Patrick Ness - More Than This
* Diana Wynne Jones - Stopping for a Spell
* Emily St John Mandel - The Lola Quartet
* Claire North - Touch
* James Morrow - The Last Witchfinder (A book at the bottom of your "to be read" pile)
* Geof Banyard (aka Count Poshname Von Plumbing-Supplies) - The Steampunk Literary Review issue 1-3
* Sydney Padua - The Thrilling Adventures of Lovelace and Babbage
* Grady Hendrix - Horrorstör
* Nathan Filer - The Shock of the Fall (A book you learned about because of this challenge - http://ghoti.livejournal.com/715214.html)
* Nalo Hopkinson - The New Moon's Arms
* Emily Nagoski - Come As You Are
* Ursula Vernon - Digger
* Stanislaw Lem - Mortal Engines
* Kurtis J. Weibe, Roc Upchurch, Stjepan Sejic - Rat Queens Volume 2: The Far-Reaching Tentacles of N'rygoth
* Angela Slatter - Sourdough and Other Stories
* Donna Tartt - Goldfinch
* Ann Leckie - Ancillary Mercy
* Nicola Griffith - Hild
* Chris Cleave - Gold (A book you pick solely for the cover)
* Burgoyne Corbett - New Amazonia
* Joseph Fink & Jeffrey Cranor - Welcome To Night Vale
* Sarah Monette - The Bone Key
* Sam McAughtry - The Sinking of the Kenbane Head
* Pauline Ashwell - Unwillingly To Earth
* Ellen Datlow & Terri Windling - The Green Man: Tales from the Mythic Forest (A book with a color in the title)
* Wellcome Trust - From Victoria to Viagra (A book from the library)
* David Hartwell & Kathryn Cramer - Year's Best Fantasy 9

A book you were supposed to read in school but didn't (GEB? Tristram Shandy? Don Quixote?)
A book with a great first line (Lem? Borges?)
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* Rich Burlew - OOTS D: Snips, Snails, and Dragon Tails
* Nikola Tesla - My Inventions and Other Writings
* David Downing - Zoo Station
* David Downing - Silesian Station
* C M Kornbluth & Frederik Pohl - The Wonder Effect
* Alison Bechdel - Fun Home
* Lauren Beukes - The Shining Girls
* Michael Chabon &c - The Amazing Adventures of the Escapist vol 1
* Michael Chabon &c - The Amazing Adventures of the Escapist vol 2
10 Ernst Junger - Storm of Steel
* Michael Blastland & David Spiegelhalter - The Norm Chronicles
* Greg Egan - The Arrows of Time
* Jacqueline Carey - Kushiel's Dart
* Graham Joyce - Dreamside
* Julian Maclaren-Ross - Of Love And Hunger
* C S Forester - The Sky and the Forest
* Philip Pullman - I Was A Rat
* Robert Louis Stevenson - Dr Jekyll and My Hyde and Other Stories
* Alan Furst - The World At Night
20 Alan Furst - Red Gold
* Alan Furst - Kingdom of Shadows
* Jon Ronson - Lost At Sea
* Stephanie Saulter - Gemsigns
* Jeff Vandermeer - The Third Bear
* Haruki Murakami - Hard-boiled Wonderland and the End of the World
* Ann Leckie - Ancilliary Justice
* Mary Gentle - Black Opera
* John Scalzi - Zoe's Tale
* Mira Grant - Parasite
30 Paul Cornell - The Girl Who Loved Doctor Who
* George R.R. Martin - The Meathouse Man
* Max Gladstone - Three Parts Dead
* Charlie Stross - Neptune's Brood
* + assorted other Campbell nominees, short fiction or bounced off
* Charlie Stross - Equoid
* Andy Duncan and Ellen Klages - Wakulla Springs
* Mary Robinette Kowal - The Lady Astronaut of Mars
* Ted Chiang - The Truth of Fact, the Truth of Feeling
* Aliette de Bodard - The Waiting Stars
40 + Hugo-nominated short stories
* Cat Valente - Six Gun Snow White
* John Scalzi - The Human Division
* John Scalzi - Little Fuzzy
* Craig Thompson - Habibi
* Tristan Taormino - Opening Up
* Alan Furst - Blood of Victory
* Alan Furst - Dark Voyage
* Alan Furst - The Foreign Correspondant
* Eileen Gunn - Stable Strategies and Others
50 Tansy Rayner Roberts - Ink Black Magic
* Paul Cornell - London Falling
* Juliet E McKenna - Turns and Chances
* Dana Simpson - Phoebe and her Unicorn
* Max Gladstone - Two Serpents Rise
* Wilkie Collins - The Black Robe
* Terry Pratchett - Lords and Ladies
* Koike & Kojima - Lone Wolf and Cub #17
* Koike & Kojima - Lone Wolf and Cub #18
* Koike & Kojima - Lone Wolf and Cub #19
60 Adam Roberts - Adam Robots
* Martin Greenberg, Ed. - Foundation's Friends
* Matt Fraction, Chip Zdarsky - Sex Criminals vol 1
* Hickman / Dragotta / Martin - East of West vol 1
* Nassim Nicholas Taleb - The Black Swan
* Ann Leckie - Ancilliary Sword
* Christopher Priest - The Adjacent
* Jo Walton - The Just City
* Bob Leman - Instructions
* Adam Roberts - Sibilant Fricative
70 Mary Shelley - The Mortal Immortal
* Lucius Shepard - Beautiful Blood
* Chiho Saito - Utena vol 1: To Till
* Ben Aaronovitch - Rivers of London
* Mary Talbot, Kate Charlesworth, Brian Talbot - Sally Heathcote, Suffragette
* Angela Slatter - The Girl With No Hands
* Alisa Krasnostein & Julia Rios - Kaleidoscope
* Kameron Hurley - God's War
* Lothar-Gunther Buchheim - Das Boot
* Anne Nelson - Red Orchestra
80 Haruki Murakami - The Strange Library
* lots of Yuletide stories!

lurgi reading list:
Aaronovitch
Butcher
MacGuire
Whates
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* Lois McMaster Bujold - Cryoburn
* Julian Maclaren Ross - Memoirs of the Forties
* Eric Lomax - The Railway Man
* Richmal Crompton - William The Pirate
* Tab Kimpton - Khaos Komix - Amber & Nay
* Tab Kimpton - The Khaotic Emporium
* Koike & Kojima - Lone Wolf & Cub vol 13
* Koike & Kojima - Lone Wolf & Cub vol 14
* Andrew Hussie - Problem Sleuth http://www.mspaintadventures.com/?s=4
* Chris Priest - The Islanders
* Alan Moore &c. - Promethea vol 3
* Alan Moore &c. - Promethea vol 4
* Alan Moore &c. - Promethea vol 5
* Captain Frederick Marryat - The Pirate / The Three Cutters
* Aliette de Bodard - Servant of the Underworld
* Alex Butterworth - The World That Never Was
* Zoran Zivkovic - The Library
* Walter Jon Williams - The Fourth Wall
* Graham Greene - The Ministry of Fear
* James Anthony Gardner - Above and Under Hatches
* Neal Stephenson - Reamde
* Michael Frayn - Spies
* Francis Spufford - Red Plenty
* Guy Gavriel Kay - Under Heaven
* Wilkie Collins - The Woman in White
* Ben Goldacre - Bad Pharma
* J G Ballard - The Disaster Area
* Hal Clement - The Best of Hal Clement
* Koike & Kojima - Lone Wolf & Cub vol 15
* Alan Furst - Dark Star
* Koike & Kojima - Lone Wolf & Cub vol 16
* Tab Kimpton - Khaos Komix - Tom and Alex
* Alan Furst - The Polish Officer
* Gaston Leroux - The Mystery of the Yellow Room
* Peter Pringle - Experiment Eleven
* CS Forester - Brown On Resolution
* CS Forester - Randall and the River of Time
* Rich Burlew - OOTS 1
* Rich Burlew - OOTS 0
* Rich Burlew - OOTS 2
* Rich Burlew - OOTS -1
* Rich Burlew - OOTS 3
* Rich Burlew - OOTS 4
* DC Simpson - Complete Ozy & Millie 1
* DC Simpson - Complete Ozy & Millie 2
* Patrick Ness - The Knife of Never Letting Go
* Jim Al-Khalili - Pathfinders
* Patrick Ness - The Ask and The Answer
* Patrick Ness - Monsters of Men
* HG Wells - The Country of the Blind & Other Selected Stories
* Cat Valente & Faith Mudge - To Spin A Darker Stair
* Irene Nemirovsky - Suite Francaise
* Daniel Moerman - Meaning, Medicine and the Placebo Effect
* China Mieville - Railsea
* Greg Egan - The Clockwork Rocket
* Greg Egan - The Eternal Flame
* David Henry Sterry & RJ Martin Jr - Johns, Marks, Tricks and Chickenhawks
* Saiya Miller & Liza Bley - Not Your Mother's Meatloaf
* Neal Stephenson - Some Remarks
* Gene Luen Yang - American Born Chinese
* Margo Lanagan - Red Spikes
* CS Forester - The Earthly Paradise
* Patrick Ness - A Monster Calls
* Hans Fallada - Alone in Berlin
* Seanan McGuire - Discount Armageddon
* Michael Chabon - The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay
* Erik Larson - The Devil In The White City
* John Scalzi - Redshirts
* Aaron Cometbus - I Wish There Was Something That I Could QUit
* John Scalzi - Old Man's War
* John Scalzi - The Ghost Brigades
* John Scalzi - The Last Colony
* Tim Powers - On Stranger Tides
* Haikasoru - The Future is Japanese
* Charlie Stross - Rule 34
* Ken MacLeod - Intrusion
* Tom Standage - The Victorian Internet
* JJ Abrams - S
* Lucius Shepard - The Jaguar Hunter
* Brian Vaughan & Fiona Staples - Saga vol 1
* Brian Vaughan & Fiona Staples - Saga vol 2
* Simon Collins - The Gigantic Beard That Was Evil
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* Bryan Lee O'Malley - Lost At Sea
* Michael B Gregg (Ed) - Field Epidemiology
* Sam MacAughtry - Hillman Street High Roller
* A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian - Marina Lewycka
* Sheri Tepper - The Enigma Score
* Zoran Zivkovic - The Last Book
* Ben Macintyre - Agent Zigzag
* Nikolai Gogol - Complete Tales vol 1
* Ian Whates - City of Dreams & Nightmare
* Peter Fleming - Brazilian Adventure
* Marian Pitts - The Psychology of Preventive Health
* Gustave Flaubert - Madame Bovary
* Daniel Johan Goldhagen - Hitler's Willing Executioners
* Frances Hardinge - Verdigris Deep
* CS Forester - The Captain from Connecticut
* Farmer, Miller & Lawrenson - Lecture Notes on Epidemiology and Public Health Medicine
* Frances Hardinge - Fly By Night
* Max Brooks - Closure Limited
* Iain Chalmers/Douglas G Altman (Eds) - Systematic Reviews
* Wilkie Collins - The Moonstone
* Cory Doctorow - Makers
* AL Cochrane - Effectiveness and Efficiency
* Evans, Thornton, Chalmers - Testing Treatments
* Ken MacLeod - The Highway Men
* Frances Hardinge - Gullstruck Island
* HP Lovecraft - Waking Up Screaming
* Eva Ibbotson - The Ogre of Oglefort
* Jon Ronson - The Psychopath Test
* Marius Kwint & Richard Wingate - Brains
* Jo Walton - Among Others
* George Mann (Ed.) - The Solaris Book of New Fantasy
* Gerald O'Farrell - The Tutankhamun Deception
* Mira Grant - Feed
* Ian Watson - Space Marine
* Johannes V Jensen - The Long Journey
* Scarlett Thomsas - The End of Mr Y
* Richmal Crompton - Just William
* Steve Purcell - Sam & Max Hit The Road
* Richmal Crompton - William The Bold
* Judith Schalansky - Atlas of Remote Islands
* Leanne Shapton - Important Artifacts and Personal Property from the Collection of Lenore Doolan and Harold Morris, Including Books, Street Fashion, and Jewelry
* C S Forester - The Man In The Yellow Raft
* Lucius Shepard - Trujillo
* H G Wells - The Island of Dr Moreau
* Roderick Bailey - Forgotten Voices Of The Secret War
* Connie Willis - Blackout
* Connie Willis - All Clear
* Adam Roberts - By Light Alone
* China Mieville - Embassytown
* Richmal Crompton - William The Detective
* Richmal Crompton - William The Globetrotter
* Christopher Priest - The Dream Archipelago
* Mark Urban - The Man Who Broke Napoleon's Codes
* C S Forester - The Pursued
* John Emsley - Molecules of Murder
* Charlie Stross - The Fuller Memorandum
* C S Forester - The Nightmare
* James Lovegrove - Diversifications
* Charlie Stross - Saturn's Children
* Martin Gardner - Did Adam And Eve Have Navels?
* David Hartwell (Ed.) - Year's Best SF 16
* David Hartwell (Ed.) - Year's Best SF 17
* Kari Sperring - The Grass King's Concubine
* Ian Whates (Ed.) - Dark Currents
* Thomas Hardy - The Well-Beloved
* Steven Johnson - The Ghost Map
* Stan Yorke - Steam Railways Explained
* Elsie G Davenport - Your Handspinning
* Alan Furst - Night Soldiers
* Alexandre Dumas - The Black Tulip
* Rudyard Kipling - Just So Stories
* Alan Moore &c. - Promethea vol 1
* Alan Moore &c. - Promethea vol 2
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* Philip K Dick - We Can Remember It For You Wholesale (Collected Stories vol 5)
* G K Chesterton - Father Brown (selected stories)
* Greg Egan - Zendegi
* Catherynne Valente - Palimpsest
* Umberto Eco - Faith in Fakes
* David Kendall (ed) - The Mammoth Book of Zombie Comics
* Apostolos Doxiadis & Christos Papadimitriou - Logicomix
* E E Doc Smith - Grey Lensman
* China Mieville - Kraken
* Steph Swainston - Above the Snowline
* Jane Austen - Northanger Abbey
* Albert Camus - The Fall
* Adam Roberts - Swiftly
* Ian Whates (ed.) - Conflicts
* Ian Whates (ed.) - Anniversaries
* Hannu Rajaniemi - The Quantum Thief
* Jo Walton - Half A Crown
* Keith Waterhouse - The Bucket Shop
* Graham Joyce - TWOC
* Lucius Shepard - Floater
* Truman Capote - In Cold Blood
* Ian Whates - The Noise Within
* Roald Dahl - My Uncle Oswald
* Roald Dahl - Kiss Kiss
* Roald Dahl - The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar
* Roald Dahl - Someone Like You
* H G Wells - The Invisible Man
* Diana Wynne Jones - Howl's Moving Castle
* Miep Gies - Anne Frank Remembered
* Harlan Ellison (ed.) - Again, Dangerous Visions Bk 1
* Catharine Arnold - Necropolis
* Harlan Ellison (ed.) - Again, Dangerous Visions Bk 2
* Greg Costikyan - Violence RPG
* Robin Laws - Pantheon RPG
* John Tynes - Puppetland RPG/Power Kill RPG
* Michal Oracz - De Profundis RPG
* Chester Brown - Louis Riel - A Comic-Strip Biography
* Stephen Smith - Underground London
* Graham Joyce - Indigo
* Tab Kimpton - Khaos Komix - Steve and Mark
* Rachel Hewitt - Map of a Nation
* Iain M Banks - Surface Detail
* Diana Wynne Jones - Changeover
* Shigeru Mizuki - Onward Toward Our Noble Deaths
* David P Murphy - Zombies for Zombies
(this is when David started)
* John Brunner - The Jagged Orbit
* Matthew Sprange - Death Hulk
* Hal Clement - Still River
* Rebecca Levene - Anno Mortis
* Edward Tufte - The Visual Display of Quantitative Information
* Anthony Burgess - A Clockwork Orange
* Matt Dembicki (Ed) - Trickster - Native American Tales
* Frederick Taylor - The Berlin Wall
* John Steinbeck - Of Mice And Men/Cannery Row
* Stanislaw Lem - The Star Diaries
* Walter Jon Williams - Deep State
* Tricia Sullivan - Lightborn
* The U-Boat Commander's Handbook
* Lucius Shepard - Eternity and Other Stories
* Albert Camus - The Outsider
* Albert Camus - The Plague
* Albert Camus - Exile and the Kingdom
* Lewis Carroll - The Hunting of the Snark
* Jane Austen - Mansfield Park
* Nick Cave - The Death of Bunny Munro
* Joe Haldeman - The Coming
* Walter Jon Williams - Implied Spaces
* James Hayward - Myths and Legends of the First World War
* PG Wodehouse - What Ho!
* CS Forester - Gold From Crete
* Douglas Adams - HHG Original Radio Scripts
* Bruce Sterling & William Gibson - The Difference Engine
* Tea Obreht - The Tiger's Wife
* Gaby Wood - Living Dolls
* Jared Diamond - Guns, Germs and Steel
* Laurence Rees - Behind Closed Doors
* Ken MacLeod - The Restoration Game
* James Lovegrove - Gig
* Ewen Montagu - The Man Who Never Was
* Rebecca Skloot - The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
* Les Pierce - Secret York
* Jim Butcher - Storm Font
* RV Jones - Most Secret War
* Keith Waterhouse - Billy Liar On The Moon
* Keith Waterhouse - Office Life
* Marc Majcher - Twenty Four Game Poems
* Michael Frayn - Travels With A Typewriter
* Audrey Niffenegger - The Time Traveller's Wife
* Daniel Defoe - Robinson Crusoe
* Jane Austen - Emma
* Jane Austen - Persuasion
* Stephen R Bown - Scurvy
* Geoffrey Rose - The Strategy of Preventive Medicine
* Iain Banks - Transition
* Koike & Kojima - Lone Wolf and Cub 9
* Koike & Kojima - Lone Wolf and Cub 10
* Koike & Kojima - Lone Wolf and Cub 11
* Whates & Watson (Eds) - Shoes, Ships & Cadavers
* Hine & Kane - The Bulletproof Coffin
* Daniel Defoe - The Pirate Gow

100!

To-read pile now stands at 207 (though I have not yet opened my Christmas presents); 26 of the 100 were borrowed which means I have bought 64 books this year, i.e. more than 1 a week. Hm.

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