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Real name: Tim
Gender: Male
Age: 39
Country: United Kingdom

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Date joined: Aug. 30, 2009
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My non-exclusive reading list for 2010. Asterisk = reread.

The Last of the Mohicans – J. Fenimore Cooper
Dracula* – Bram Stoker
The Penguin History of New Zealand – Michael King
Njál's Saga – Anon. (one of the Íslendingasögur or Sagas of Icelanders)
King Harald's Saga – Snorri Sturluson
Raw Spirit – Iain Banks
A Short History of Nearly Everything – Bill Bryson
The Master and Margarita – Mikhail Bulgakov
Things Fall Apart – Chinua Achebe
Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell* – Susanna Clarke
Catch-22 – Joseph Heller
Dune – Frank Herbert
On the Road – Jack Kerouac
One Hundred Years of Solitude – Gabriel García Márquez
The Life of Pi – Yann Martel
Atonement – Ian McEwan
Pretty Monsters – Kelly Link – completed 25/01/2010
The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde – Robert Louis Stevenson
The Sandman Papers – Joe Sanders (ed.)
The Sandman: King of Dreams – Alisa Kwitney
My Name is Red – Orhan Pamuk
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring* – J.R.R. Tolkien
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers* – J.R.R. Tolkien
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King* – J.R.R. Tolkien
Ringdrotten: Ringens brorlag – J.R.R. Tolkien (tr. Eilev Groven Myhren)
Ringdrotten: Dei to tårna – J.R.R. Tolkien (tr. Eilev Groven Myhren)
Ringdrotten: Kongens atterkomme – J.R.R. Tolkien (tr. Eilev Groven Myhren)
(The three above are The Lord of the Rings in Norwegian, or more precisely Nynorsk)
Naiv. Super. – Erlend Loe
Kvinnen som kledte seg naken for sin elskede – Jan Wiese
Bytt Beite! – Roald Dahl (tr. Peter Magnus)
The Lost Gospels (i.e. of Thomas, Judas etc.)
The Apocrypha