Books

David Pringle's Best 100 Fantasy Novels

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  1. Mervyn Peake - Titus Groan
  2. A.E. van Vogt - The Book of Ptath
  3. Fletcher Pratt - The Well of the Unicorn
  4. Jack Williamson - Darker Than You Think
  5. Robert Graves - Seven Days in New Crete
  6. John Myers Myers - Silverlock
  7. L. Sprague de Camp & Fletcher Pratt - The Castle of Iron
  8. Robert Howard - Conan the Conqueror
  9. C.S. Lewis - The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
  10. Mervyn Peake - Gormenghast
  11. Jack Vance - The Dying Earth
  12. Sarban - The Sound of His Horn
  13. Fritz Leiber - Conjure Wife
  14. Fritz Leiber - The Sinful Ones
  15. Poul Anderson - The Broken Sword
  16. J.R.R.

Conservative Bookshelf

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  • The Bible - Various
  • The Abolition of Man - C.S. Lewis
  • City of God - St Augustine
  • Meditations - Marcus Aurelius
  • The Republic - Plato
  • Reflections on the Revolution in France - Edmund Burke
  • Considerations on France - Joseph de Maistre
  • The Quest for Community A Study in the Ethics of Order and Freedom - Robert Nisbet
  • Rerum Novarum - Pope Leo XIII
  • The Servile State - Hilaire Belloc
  • The Road to Serfdom - F.A.

Booklog 2016

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  • Books read in 2016, rating out of 10.
  • Reviews of the books tagged "for review" are available on www.intogymnastics.nl
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  • January:
  • Little Brother - Cory Doctorow [9.5]
  • The Whisperer in the Darkness - H.P. Lovecraft [7.0]
  • Murder on the Ballarat Train (Phryne Fisher #3) - Kerry Greenwood [8.5]
  • Bridget Jones's Diary - Helen Fielding [7.5]
  • The Novel - James A. Michener [7.8]
  • Mrs. McGinty's Dead - Agatha Christie [8.0]
  • X-Files: Ground Zero - Kevin J.

Short Fiction Log, 2016

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  1. (04.02) Calved, Sam J. Miller

Books Read in 2016

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  1. Takedown Twenty- Janet Evanovich
  2. Top Secret Twenty-One- Janet Evanovich
  3. Tricky Twenty-Two- Janet Evanovich
  4. Many Lives, Many Masters- Dr Brian Weiss

The Top 100 Crime Novels of All Time (Mystery Writers of America)

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  1. Arthur Conan Doyle - The Complete Sherlock Holmes
  2. Dashiell Hammett - The Maltese Falcon
  3. Edgar Allan Poe - Tales of Mystery & Imagination
  4. Josephine Tey - The Daughter of Time
  5. Scott Turow - Presumed Innocent
  6. John le Carré - The Spy Who Came In From the Cold
  7. Wilkie Collins - The Moonstone
  8. Raymond Chandler - The Big Sleep
  9. Daphne du Maurier - Rebecca
  10. Agatha Christie - And Then There Were None
  11. Robert Traver - Anatomy of a Murder
  12. Agatha Christie - The Murder of Roger Ackroyd
  13. Raymond Chandler - The Long Goodbye
  14. James M.

The Top 100 Crime Novels of All Time (Crime Writers' Association)

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  1. Josephine Tey - The Daughter of Time
  2. Raymond Chandler - The Big Sleep
  3. John le Carré - The Spy Who Came In From the Cold
  4. Dorothy L. Sayers - Gaudy Night
  5. Agatha Christie - The Murder of Roger Ackroyd
  6. Daphne du Maurier - Rebecca (1938)
  7. Raymond Chandler - Farewell My Lovely
  8. Wilkie Collins - The Moonstone
  9. Len Deighton - The IPCRESS File
  10. Dashiell Hammett - The Maltese Falcon
  11. Josephine Tey - The Franchise Affair
  12. Hillary Waugh - Last Seen Wearing ...

UF libraries I have visited

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  1. Library West
  2. Library East aka Smathers
  3. Marston Science Library
  4. Health Science Library
  5. Education Library
  6. Mead Library (at P.K. Yonge School)
  7. still to come:
  8. Law Library
  9. Arts and Architecture Library

Finished in 2016

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  • Deadhouse Gates - Steven Erikson
  • Memories of Ice - Steven Erikson

“The 20th Century’s Greatest Hits: 100 English-Language Books of Fiction” by Larry McCaffery

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  1. Pale Fire - Vladimir Nabokov
  2. Ulysses - James Joyce
  3. Gravity’s Rainbow - Thomas Pynchon
  4. The Public Burning - Robert Coover
  5. The Sound and the Fury - William Faulkner
  6. Trilogy (Molloy/ Malone Dies/The Unnamable) - Samuel Beckett
  7. The Making of Americans - Gertrude Stein
  8. Nova Trilogy (The Soft Machine/Nova Express/The Ticket that Exploded) - William S.