Progress


Books to read:
  1. Catch-22, Joseph Heller
  2. Double Act, Jacqueline Wilson
  3. Girls In Love, Jacqueline Wilson
  4. Gormenghast, Mervyn Peake
  5. Kane And Abel, Jeffrey Archer
  6. Katherine, Anya Seton
  7. Magician, Raymond E Feist
  8. Memoirs Of A Geisha, Arthur Golden
  9. Midnight's Children, Salman Rushdie
  10. Noughts And Crosses, Malorie Blackman
  11. On The Road, Jack Kerouac
  12. One Hundred Years Of Solitude, Gabriel García Márquez
  13. Perfume, Patrick Süskind
  14. The BFG, Roald Dahl
  15. The God Of Small Things, Arundhati Roy
  16. The Grapes Of Wrath, John Steinbeck
  17. The Magic Faraway Tree, Enid Blyton
  18. The Magus, John Fowles
  19. The Pillars Of The Earth, Ken Follett
  20. The Secret History, Donna Tartt
  21. The Story Of Tracy Beaker, Jacqueline Wilson
  22. The Twits, Roald Dahl
  23. The Woman In White, Wilkie Collins
  24. Ulysses, James Joyce
  25. Winnie the Pooh, AA Milne

Books I’ve read thus far:
  1. A Prayer For Owen Meany, John Irving
  2. A Town Like Alice, Nevil Shute
  3. Anna Karenina, Leo Tolstoy
  4. Artemis Fowl, Eoin Colfer
  5. Birdsong, Sebastian Faulks
  6. Black Beauty, Anna Sewell
  7. Bleak House, Charles Dickens
  8. Brideshead Revisited, Evelyn Waugh
  9. Captain Corelli's Mandolin, Louis de Bernieres
  10. Charlie And The Chocolate Factory, Roald Dahl
  11. Cold Comfort Farm, Stella Gibbons
  12. David Copperfield, Charles Dickens
  13. Dune, Frank Herbert
  14. Far From The Madding Crowd, Thomas Hardy
  15. Gone with the Wind, Margaret Mitchell
  16. Good Omens, Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman
  17. Great Expectations, Charles Dickens
  18. Guards! Guards!, Terry Pratchett
  19. Holes, Louis Sachar
  20. I Capture The Castle, Dodie Smith 
  21. Lord Of The Flies, William Golding
  22. Love In The Time Of Cholera - Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  23. Matilda, Roald Dahl
  24. Middlemarch, George Eliot 
  25. Mort, Terry Pratchett
  26. Night Watch, Terry Pratchett
  27. Rebecca, Daphne du Maurier
  28. Swallows And Amazons, Arthur Ransome
  29. The Alchemist, Paulo Coelho
  30. The Catcher in the Rye, JD Salinger
  31. The Colour Of Magic, Terry Pratchett
  32. The Count Of Monte Cristo, Alexandre Dumas
  33. The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald
  34. To Kill A Mockingbird, Harper Lee
  35. The Princess Diaries, Meg Cabot
  36. The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists, Robert Tressell
  37. The Shell Seekers, Rosamunde Pilcher
  38. The Thorn Birds, Colleen McCollough
  39. The Wind in the Willows, Kenneth Grahame
  40. Treasure Island, Robert Louis Stevenson
  41. Vicky Angel, Jacqueline Wilson
  42. War and Peace, Leo Tolstoy

    Decided not to finish (see rule #2):
    1. A Suitable Boy, Vikram Seth
    2. Tess Of The D'Urbervilles, Thomas Hardy

    Book I’m not going to read because I don’t like gratuitous violence and besides I’ve never heard even one of my reliable sources say they enjoyed it:
    1. The Godfather, Mario Puzo

    Books I read before this began:
    1. A Christmas Carol, Charles Dickens
    2. A Tale Of Two Cities, Charles Dickens
    3. Alice's Adventures In Wonderland, Lewis Carroll
    4. Animal Farm, George Orwell
    5. Anne Of Green Gables, LM Montgomery
    6. Brave New World, Aldous Huxley
    7. Bridget Jones's Diary, Helen Fielding
    8. Crime And Punishment, Fyodor Dostoyevsky
    9. Emma, Jane Austen
    10. Goodnight Mister Tom, Michelle Magorian
    11. Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets, JK Rowling
    12. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, JK Rowling
    13. Harry Potter And The Philosopher's Stone, JK Rowling
    14. Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban, JK Rowling
    15. His Dark Materials Series, Philip Pullman
    16. Jane Eyre, Charlotte Brontë
    17. Little Women, Louisa May Alcott
    18. Nineteen Eighty-Four, George Orwell
    19. Of Mice And Men, John Steinbeck
    20. Persuasion, Jane Austen
    21. Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen
    22. The Clan Of The Cave Bear, Jean M Auel
    23. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Douglas Adams
    24. The Hobbit, JRR Tolkien
    25. The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, CS Lewis
    26. The Lord of the Rings Series, JRR Tolkien
    27. The Secret Garden, Frances Hodgson Burnett
    28. The Stand, Stephen King
    29. Watership Down, Richard Adams
    30. Wuthering Heights, Emily Brontë