The final post of this year is a list of all the books we’ve read. Although, we haven’t reviewed all of them, here’s a quick glance at the books and their ratings. We promise to come back with lots more book reviews and book-related pieces in the new year! See you on the other side. Until then, a very happy new year!

  1. The Old Man and the Sea – Ernest Hemingway – ★★★
  2. The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy – Douglas Adams – ★★★★★
  3. The Help – Kathryn Stockett – ★★★★
  4. The Palace of Illusions – Chitra Bannerjee Divakurni – ★★★★
  5. City of Djinns – William Darlymple – ★★★
  6. A Quiver Full of Arrows – Jeffrey Archer – ★★★
  7. The Curious Incident of Dog in the Night-time – Mark Haddon – ★★★
  8. The Five People You Meet in Heaven – Mitch Albom – ★★★
  9. The Devil Wears Prada – Lauren Weisberger – ★
  10. Mirza Ghalib: A Biographical Scenario – Gulzar – ★★★★
  11. Love in the Time of Cholera – Gabriel Garcia Marquez – ★★
  12. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo – Stieg Larrson – ★★★
  13. Fight Club – Chuck Palahniuk – ★★★★★
  14. Wuthering Heights – Emily Bronte – ★★★★★
  15. The Sins of the Father – Jeffrey Archer – ★★★
  16. The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole – Sue Townsend – ★★★★
  17. Lady Windermere’s Fan – Oscar Wilde – ★★★
  18. The Importance of Being Earnest – Oscar Wilde – ★★
  19. Fear is the Key – Alistair MacLean – ★★★★
  20. A Tale of Two Cities – Charles Dickens – ★★★★★
  21. We, the People – Nani Palkhivala – ★★★★★
  22. Four Blind Mice – James Patterson – ★★★
  23. The Lake House – James Patterson – ★
  24. The Big Bad Wolf – James Patterson – ★★★
  25. London Bridges – James Patterson – ★★★
  26. Short Stories – Graham Greene – ★★★★
  27. The Fountainhead – Ayn Rand – ★★
  28. The Amulet of Samarkand – Jonathan Stroud – ★★★
  29. The Golem’s Eye – Jonathan Stroud – ★★
  30. Ptolemy’s Gate – Jonathan Stroud – ★★★
  31. What we say goes – Noam Chomsky – ★★★★★
  32. Hopes and Prospects – Noam Chomsky – ★★★★
  33. Eleventh Commandment – Jeffrey Archer – ★★★
  34. The Last Lecture – Randy Pausch – ★★★★
  35. The Seagull – Anton Chekhov – ★★★
  36. Message in a Bottle – Nicholas Sparks – ★★★
  37. Lullaby – Chuck Palahniuk –  ★★★★
  38. The Scold’s Bridle – Minette Walters – ★★
  39. The Dogs of War – Frederick Forsyth – ★

Well, that’s our list for 2012. As you can see we haven’t reviewed all that we have read but we’ll get there for sure. We will read more in the coming year. We will write more in the coming year.

We will try and deliver our promise of more tit-bits of the mad mad world that resides, very conveniently, between bound pages and exhilarates the world in general and book lovers in particular!

Bookhad
(31.12.2012)

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