Books

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

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.

Mother of All Booklists (non-fiction)

  1. Pre-School

  2. 1. Me . . . Jane. Written and illustrated by Patrick McDonnell.
  3. 2. Dave the Potter: Artist, Poet, Slave. Written by Laban Carrick Hill, illustrated by Bryan Collier
  4. 3. Stay: the True Story of Ten Dogs. Written by Michaela Muntean, illustrated by K.l Bailey and Stephen Kazmierski.
  5. 4. In My Backyard. Written by Valarie Giogas, illustrated by Katherine Zecca.
  6. 5. Lightship. Written and illustrated by Brian Floca.
  7. 6. It's a Butterfly's Life. Written and illustrated by Irene Kelly.
  8. 7. Where in the Wild? Camouflaged Creatures Concealed … and Revealed.