What I read in 2018

I like to keep track of my reading – in my paper calendar, and on this site. I did the same in 2015, 2016 and 2017.

(updated monthly)

Title Author Date finished
Manhattan Beach Jennifer Egan 3/01/18
The Reservoir Tapes Jon McGregor 4/01/18
Mrs Osmond John Banville 9/01/18
The Social Life of Books Abigail Williams 15/01/18
Unterleuten Juli Zeh 22/01/18
Borne Jeff Vandermeer 27/01/18
Bad Dreams Tessa Hadley 30/01/18
The Overstory Richard Powers 06/02/18
Jane Austen at Home Lucy Worsley 11/02/18
Sing, Unburied, Sing Jesmyn Ward 13/02/18
Inferior Angela Saini 16/02/18
The Lie of the Land Amanda Craig 18/02/18
The Nix Nathan Hill 25/02/18
Big Pig, Little Pig Jacqueline Yallop 28/02/18
Pachinko Min Jin Lee 02/03/18
Turning for Home Barney Norris 04/03/18
The Immortalists Chloe Benjamin 09/03/18
All Rivers Run Free Natasha Carthew 15/03/18
The Friendly Ones Philip Hensher 23/03/18
Reading the Rocks Brenda Maddox 27/03/18
The Western Wind Samantha Harvey 30/03/18
Lady Audley’s Secret Mary Elizabeth Braddon 01/04/18
The Mill on the Floss George Eliot 14/04/18
Portrait of a Woman in Silk Zara Anishanslin 21/04/18
The Good Soldier Ford Madox Ford 26/04/18
Story of an African Farm Olive Steiner 28/04/18
Summer Edith Wharton 01/05/18
The Female Persuasion Meg Wolitzer 06/05/18
To Kill a Mockingbird Harper Lee 12/05/18
The Sparsholt Affair Alan Hollinghurst 20/05/18
Red Clocks Leni Zumas 25/05/18
The Yellow Birds Kevin Powers 28/05/18
My Year of Rest and Relaxation Ottessa Mosfegh 05/06/18
The Unexpected Truth About Animals Lucy Cooke 09/06/18
Free Food for Millionaires Min Jin Lee 14/06/18
The Paper Lovers Gerard Woodward 23/06/18
The Valley at the Centre of the World Malachy Tallack 01/07/18
The Unconsoled Kazuo Ishiguro 12/07/18
Crudo Olivia Laing 14/07/18
The Golden House Salman Rushdie 18/07/18
Lady Into Fox David Garnett 19/07/18
The Drowned World JG Ballard 21/07/18
All the Lives We Never Lived Anuradha Roy 24/07/18
Everything Under Daisy Johnson 26/07/18
The Mars Room Rachel Kushner 29/07/18
The Water Cure Sophie Mackintosh 01/08/18
Washington Black Esi Edugyan 06/08/18
Warlight Michael Ondaatje 10/08/18
From a Low and Quiet Sea Donal Ryan 12/08/18
Alias Grace Margaret Atwood 16/08/18
Exit West Mohsin Hamid 19/08/18
The Vegetarian Han Kang 20/08/18
A Lab of One’s Own Patricia Fara 25/08/18
Rising Elizabeth Rush 31/08/18
North and South Elizabeth Gaskell 09/08/18
All Among the Barley Melissa Harrison 13/09/18
Our Mutual Friend Charles Dickens 28/09/18
Melmoth Sarah Perry 30/09/18
Clean Meat Paul Shapiro 05/10/18
The Great Believers Rebecca Makkai 07/10/18
American-Born Chinese Gene Luen Yang 07/10/18
The Confessions of Frannie Langton Sara Collins 11/10/18
Ghost Wall Sarah Moss 11/10/18
My Coney Island Baby Billy O’Callaghan 16/10/18
Unsheltered Barbara Kingsolver 24/10/18
Milkman Anna Burns 03/11/18
The Ninth Hour Alice McDermott 09/11/18
A Life Apart Neel Mukherjee 11/11/18
Zomervacht Jaap Robben 11/11/18
Half of a Yellow Sun Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie 19/11/18
Here Richard McGuire 21/11/18
An Experiment in Love Hillary Mantel 24/11/18
Die Vermessung der Welt Daniel Kehlmann 28/11/18
A State of Freedom Neel Mukherjee 06/12/18
The Power Naomi Alderman 10/12/18
Helle Tage, Helle N├Ąchte Hiltrud Baier 14/12/18
Fragment Craig Russell 15/12/18