Saturday, 7 January 2017

Read 52 Books in 52 Weeks: My 2017 List


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52 Books – 52 Writers

- completed and forthcoming reviews in alphabetical order -
  1. Ilse Aichinger: The Greater Hope (1948; previously translated into English as Herod's Children), original German title: Die größere Hoffnung
  2. Miguel Ángel Asturias: The Green Pope (1954), original Spanish title: El papa verde
  3. Mariama : So Long a Letter (1980), original French title: Une si longue lettre
  4. Ingeborg Bachmann: Letters to Felician (1946/1991), original German title: Briefe an Felician
  5. Bánffy Miklós: They Were Counted (1934), original Hungarian title: Megszámláltattál
  6. Anna Banti: Artemisia (1947), original Italian title: Artemisia
  7. Thomas Bernhard: Old Masters (1985), original German title: Alte Meister
  8. Heinrich Böll: Billiards at Half Past Nine (1959), original German title: Billiard um halb zehn
  9. Alfred Döblin: Berlin Alexanderplatz (1925), original German title: Berlin Alexanderplatz
  10. Katie Flynn: No Silver Spoon (1999)
  11. Dario Fo: The Pope's Daughter (2014), original Italian title: La figlia del papa 
  12. Romain Gary: The Roots of Heaven (1956), original French title: Les racines du ciel
  13. Jay Griffiths: A Love Letter from a Stray Moon (2011)
  14. Maja Haderlap: Angel of Oblvion (2011), original German title: Engel des Vergessens
  15. Elisabeth Hickey: The Painted Kiss (2005)
  16. Christopher Isherwood: A Meeting by the River (1967) 
  17. Kazuo Ishiguro: The Artist of the Floating World (1986)
  18. Miljenko Jergović: The Walnut Mansion (2003), original Croatian title: Dvori od oraha
  19. Clarice Lispector: Água Viva (1973; also translated into English as The Stream of Life), original Brazilian Portuguese title: Água viva
  20. Ana María Matute: Celebration in the Northwest (1952), original Spanish title: Fiesta al noroeste
  21. Eva Menasse: Vienna (2005), original German title: Vienna
  22. V. S. Naipaul: A Bend in the River (1979)
  23. Natsume Sōseki: I Am a Cat (1905), original Japanese title: 吾輩は猫である
  24. Amos Oz: Black Box (1986), original Hebrew title: קופסה שחורה
  25. Clemens J. Setz: Indigo (2012), original German title: Indigo
  26. Arturo Pérez-Reverte: The Flanders Panel (1990), original Spanish title: La tabla de Flandes
  27. Judith Schalansky: The Giraffe's Neck (2011), original German title: Der Hals der Giraffe
  28. Clemens J. Setz: Indigo (2012), original German title: Indigo
  29. Sumii Sué: The River with No Bridge (Volume I: 1961), original Japanese title: 橋のない川
  30. Marcelle Tinayre: To Arms! (1915; also translated into English as Sacrifice), original French title: La Veillée des armes. Le départ; Août 1914 
  31. Regina Ullmann: Country Road (1921), original German title: Die Landstraße

2 comments:

  1. I loved The Painted Kiss! I await your reviews!

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    1. The Painted Kiss wasn't a bad read, but I don't go into raptures about it. Living in Austria I may be too close to the real world of Klimt.

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