Reading Challenges 2015


Japanese Literature Challenge 9: June, 2015 through January 2016

Naomi by Junichiro Tanizaki

Hard-boiled Wonderland and The End of the World by Haruki Murakami

The Gun by Fuminori Nakamura

The Buried Giant by Kazuo Ishiguro

Bolaño & Borges shelf

Spanish Lit Month: July, 2015 (Hosted by Stu and Richard)

Severina by Rodrigo Rey Rosa

A Heart So White by Javier Marias

The Discreet Hero by Mario Vargas Llosa 

Paris in July 6 - floral

Paris in July

Scarlet and Black by Stendhal

Murder on the Ile Sordou by M. L. Longworth

Man Booker 2015

Long List:

 (US) – Did You Ever Have a Family by Bill Clegg  (Jonathan Cape)

 (Jamaica) – A Brief History of Seven Killings by Marlon James (Oneworld Publications)

 (US) – The Moor’s Account by Laila Lalami (Periscope, Garnet Publishing)

(UK) – Satin Island by Tom MacCarthy (Jonathan Cape)

 (Nigeria) – The Fishermen by Chigozie Obioma (ONE, Pushkin Press)

 (UK) – The Illuminations by Andrew  O’Hagan (Faber & Faber)

 (US) – Lila  by Marilynne Robinson (Virago)

 (India) – Sleeping on Jupiter by Anuradha Roy (MacLehose Press, Quercus)

 (UK) – The Year of the Runaways by Sunjeev Sahota (Picador)

(New Zealand) – The Chimes by Anna Smaill (Sceptre)

 (US) – A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler (Chatto & Windus)

(US) – A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara (Picador)

(US) – The Green Road by Anne Enright

German Lit Month

Heidi by Joanna Spyri

Death in Venice by Thomas Mann

Argentina flag

The 2015 Argentinian Literature of Doom November/December

Traveler of The Century, by Andres Neuman

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