My Reading List

Aaronovitch, Ben "Moon over Soho" (RoL 2)      
- "Rivers of London" (RoL 1)  
- "Whispers Under Ground" (RoL 3)  
- "Broken Homes" (RoL 4) 
Aaronovitch, David "Paddling to Jerusalem. An Aquatic Tour of Our Small Country"
Abarbanell, Stephan "Displaced" (GE: Morgenland) 
Abdolah, Kader "My Father’s Notebook" (NL: Spijkerschrift)
- "The House of the Mosque" (NL: Het huis van de moskee) *
Aboulela, Leila "The Kindness of Enemies"   
Abulhawa, Susan "Mornings in Jenin"
Aciman, Alexander; Rensin, Emmett "Twitterature"
Adams, Douglas "The Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy"
Adams, Richard "Watership Down"
Addis, Faith "Down to Earth"
Aitmatov, Chinghiz "Jamilya"(RUS: Джамиля)
Akmajian, Hiag "30,000 Mornings" xx
Al Aswany, Alaa "The Yacoubian Building" (arab. Imarat Ya’qubian)
Albom, Mitch "The five people you meet in heaven" *
- "Tuesdays with Morrie

Alcott, Louisa May "Eight Cousins" (classic) 
- "Little Women Series" (classic) 
Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi "Americanah"
- "Half of a Yellow Sun"
Alejchem, Scholem "Tevye the Dairyman" (classic) - (yidd: Tewje, der Milchiger טבֿיה דער מילכיקער, Jidd. und טוביה החולב,  Hebr.)
Ali, Monica "Brick Lane
- "In the Kitchen"
Ali, Sabahattin "Madonna in a Fur Coat" - (TR: Kürk Mantolu Madonna
Allende, Isabel "The House of the Spirits" (E: La casa de los espíritus)
- "Daughter of Fortune" (E: Hija de la fortuna)
- "Portrait in Sepia" (E: Retrato en sepia
- "Island Beneath the Sea" (E: La isla bajo el mar)
- "Maya's Notebook" (E: El Cuaderno de Maya)
Anam, Tahmima "The Good Muslim"
Andrić, Ivo "The Bridge on the Drina" (SRB/HR: На Дрини Ћуприја oder Na Drini Ćuprija) - Die Brücke über die Drina
Ansay, A. Manette "Vinegar Hill"
Arnold, Gaynor "Girl in a Blue Dress
Atkinson, Kate "Behind the Scenes at the Museum
Atwood, Margaret "The Blind Assassin"
- "The Handmaid’s Tale" (Re-Read)
Austen, Jane "Emma" (classic) - Emma (The Motherhood and Jane Austen)
- "Lady Susan"
(classic) - Lady Susan
- "Mansfield Park"
(classic) - Mansfield Park (The Motherhood and Jane Austen)
- "Northanger Abbey"
(classic) - Kloster Northanger (The Motherhood and Jane Austen
- "Persuasion"
(classic) - Überredung/Anne Elliot (The Motherhood and Jane Austen) *
- "Pride & Prejudice"
(classic) - Stolz & Vorurteil (The Motherhood and Jane Austen
- "Sense & Sensibility" (classic) - Verstand & Gefühl/Sinn & Sinnlichkeit (The Motherhood and Jane Austen
 - "The Watsons" (classic) - Die Watsons
Azevedo, Francisco "Once Upon a Time in Rio" (PO: O Arroz de Palma)

Bâ, Mariama "So Long a Letter" (F: Une si longue lettre)
Bacon, Charlotte "Lost Geography"
Bacon, Francis "New Atlantis" (Lat. Nova Atlantis
Ballantyne, Tony "Dream London" xx
Baxter, Charles "The Soul Thief"  
Becker, Jurek "Jacob the Liar" - (GE: Jakob der Lügner) 
Beauvoir, Simone de "She came to stay" (FR: L'invitée) 
Bennett, Alan "The Uncommon Reader
Berg, Elisabeth "Open House" xx
- "What we keep"  xx
Bernières, Louis de "Birds Without Wings"
- "Captain Corelli's Mandolin"
Berry, Venise "Colored Sugar Water: A Spiritual Tale"  xx
Berry, Wendell "Hannah Coulter"
Binchy, Maeve "Tara Road"
Binet, Laurent "HHhH" (FR: HHhH)
Bivald, Katarina "The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend" (SWE: Läsarna i Broken Wheel rekommenderar)
Bjørnstad, Ketil "Villa Europa" (NO: Villa Europa)
Boccaccio, Giovanni "The Decameron" (classic) (IT: Il Decameron, cognominato Prencipe Galeotto)
Bohjalian, Chris "Midwives
Bollen, Christopher "The Destroyers"

Borchert, Wolfgang "Complete Works" (GE: Das Gesamtwerk)
Boyne, John "The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas"
Bradbury, Ray "Fahrenheit 451
- "The Martian Chronicles
Bradley, Alan "The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie" xx
Bragg, Melvyn "The Soldier’s Return"

- "A Son of War"
Brecht, Bertolt "Life of Galileo" (classic) (GE: Das Leben des Galilei)
Brijs, Stefan "The Angel Maker" (NL: De engelenmaker) 
Binchy, Maeve "Tara Road"

Binet, Laurent "HHhH" (FR: HHhH)
Bristow, Gwen "Plantation Trilogy" (Deep Summer, The Handsome Road, This Side of Glory)

Brizuela, Leopoldo "Lisboa. Un melodrama"  
Brontë, Anne "The Tenant of Wildfell Hall" (classic) 
Brontë, Charlotte "Jane Eyre" (classic)  *
- "Villette" (classic)
Brontë, Emily "Wuthering Heights" (classic) 
Brooks, Geraldine "March"
Brown, Dan "The Da Vinci Code"  xx

Brown, Eleanor "The Weird Sisters
Brown, Rita Mae - The Hunsenmeir Trilogy (Six of One/Bingo/Loose Lips)
Büchner, Georg "Woyzeck"
(classic) - (GE: Woyzeck)
 Buck, Pearl S. "East Wind: West Wind" (classic)
- "The Exile"
- "The First Wife and Other Stories" (classic)
- "The Good Earth"
(classic) *
- "The Mother" (classic)
- "Pavilion of Women" (classic) 
- "Peony" (classic) 
- "Sons"(classic)
Bunyan, John "The Pilgrim's Progress from This World to That Which Is to Come" (classic) 
Burgess, Anthony "A Clockwork Orange"   
Burton, Jessie "The Miniaturist"  *

Bush, Catherine "Claire’s Head"
Butler, Octavia E. "Kindred
Byatt, A.S. "Possession

- "Ragnarok. The End of the Gods"

Cabré, Jaume "Confessions" (Cat: Jo Confesso)
Calvino, Italo "If on a Winter's Night a Traveller" (I: Se una notte d’inverno un viaggiatore)
Camus, Albert "The Plague" (F: La Peste)

- "The Stranger" (aka "The Outsider") (F: L'étranger)
Cao, Xueqin "Dream of the Red Chamber/The Story of the Stone" (classic) (CHN: 红楼梦/Hung lou meng)
Carey, Peter "Oscar and Lucinda
 - "True History of the Kelly Gang"
Cather, Willa "My Ántonia" (classic) *

Cervantes, Miguel de "Don Quixote" (classic) - (E: El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quijote de la Mancha)
Chabon, Michael "Summerland"  * 
- "The Yiddish Policemen's Union"
Chevalier, Tracy "Falling Angels"

- "Girl with a Pearl Earring" *
- "Remarkable Creatures"  *

- "The Lady and the Unicorn"
- "The Virgin Blue
Christie, Agatha "Poirot Investigates"
Clarke, Marcus "For the Term of His Natural Life"
Clarke, Susanna "Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell
Clayton, Meg Waite "The Wednesday Sisters 
Cleave, Chris "The Other Hand" (US: "Little Bee")
Coelho, Paulo "The Alchemist" (PO: O Alquimista)
- "Brida" (PO: Brida)
Coetzee, J.M. "Disgrace
Cogman, Genevieve "The Invisible Library" xx
Collins, Suzanne "The Hunger Games" xx 
Collins, Wilkie "Armadale" (classic)
- "The Moonstone" (classic) 
- "The Woman in White" (classic)
Conrad, Joseph "Heart of Darkness" (classic)  
Craig, Charmaine "Miss Burma"
Cristofano, David "The Girl She Used to Be"

Dahl, Roald "The Best of Roald Dahl"
Dai, Sijie "Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress" (F: Balzac et la Petite Tailleuse Chinoise)
- "Once on a Moonless Night" (F: Par une nuit où la lune ne s’est pas levée)
Danticat, Edwidge "Breath, Eyes, Memory"
Defoe, Daniel "A Journal of the Plague Year" (classic)
- "Robinson Crusoe" (classic) 
Deforges, Régine "The Blue Bicycle" (F: La Bicyclette Bleue) xx
Delacourt, Grégoire "The list of my desires/My Wish List" (F:
La liste de mes envies) *
de Loo, Tessa "The Twins" (NL: De Tweeling) *
Denuzière, Maurice "Louisiana" (F: Louisiane. Trilogie) 
de Winter, Leon "The Hollywood Sign" (NL: De Hemel van Hollywood) xx
- "Zionoco" (NL: Zionoco)  xx
Dickens, Charles "A Christmas Carol" (classic) 
- "Bleak House" (classic)
- "Great Expectations" (classic)
- "Hard Times" (classic)  
- "Little Dorrit" (classic) 
- "Oliver Twist" (classic)
- "A Tale of Two Cities" (classic)
- "The Pickwick Papers" (classic)
Dickey, Eric Jerome "The Other Woman" xx
Diffenbaugh, Vanessa "The Language of Flowers"
Döblin, Alfred "Berlin Alexanderplatz" - (GE: Berlin Alexanderplatz) 

Doerr, Anthony "All the Light We Cannot See"  
Dohaney, M.T. "The Corrigan Women"
- "To Scatter Stones"
- "A Fit Month for Dying"  xx
Dorrestein, Renate "A Heart of Stone" (NL: Een hart van steen)
Dostoevski, Fjodor "The Adolescent" (classic) (RUS: Подросток) *
- "The Gambler"
(classic) (RUS: Игрок)
- "Crime and Punishment" (classic) (RUS: Преступление и наказание)
Droste-Hülshoff, Annette von "The Jew's Beech" (classic) (GE: Die Judenbuche) 
Dugain, Marc "The Officer's Ward" (F: La Chambre des officiers) *

Dunmore, Helen "The Siege" *
Durlacher, Jessica "The Conscience" (NL: Het Geweten)

Eco, Umberto "The Name of the Rose" (I: Il Nome de la Rosa)  
Edwards, Kim "The Memory Keeper's Daughter" *
Eggels, Elle "The House of the Seven Sisters" (NL: Het Huis van de Zeven Zusters)

Eggers, Dave "The Circle
Elderkin, Susan "Sunset Over Chocolate Mountains"

Eliade, Mircea "Marriage in Heaven" (classic) (ROM: Nuntă în cer)
Eliot, George "Daniel Deronda" (classic)  *
- "Middlemarch"
(classic) *
- "The Mill on the Floss" (classic)
Ende, Michael "The Never Ending Story" (GE: Die unendliche Geschichte)
Ephron, Nora "Heartburn
- "When Harry Met Sally ...
Faber, Michael "The Fire Gospel"
Falcones, Ildefonso "The Barefoot Queen" (E: La Reina Descalza)
- "Cathedral of the Sea" (E: La catedral del mar)  *
- "The Hand of Fatima" (E: La mano de Fátima)

Faulkner, William "Light in August"
Faulks, Sebastian "Birdsong. A Novel of Love and War"
Ferri, Jean-Yves; Didier Conrad, Didier "Asterix and the Missing Scroll" (F: Le Papyrus de César)   
Feuchtwanger, Lion "Jew Suss" (GE: Jud Süß)
Fforde, Jasper "The Eyre Affair"

- "Lost in a Good Book"
- "Shades of Grey. The Road to High Saffron
Fielding, Helen "Bridget Jones' Diary" and "The Edge of Reason" xx
Findley, Timothy "Dust to Dust" (short stories)
Fitch, Janet "White Oleander"
Fitzgerald, F. Scott "The Great Gatsby" (classic)
- "Tender Is the Night" (
Fitzgerald, Penelope "The Bookshop"

Fleischhauer, Wolfram "In a Tender Hold" (GE: Schule der Lügen)   
Fo, Dario "My first seven years (plus a few more)" (I: Il Paese dei Mezaràt: I miei primi sette anni (e qualcuno in più) 
Follett, Ken "Fall of Giants"

- "The Pillars of the Earth"
- "Winter of the World
- "World Without End"

- "Edge of Eternity"  
Fontane, Theodor "Effi Briest" (classic) (GE: Effi Briest)
Forster, E.M. "A Passage to India" (
- "Howards End" (
Fowler, Christopher "Hell Train"    
Fowler, Karen Joy "The Jane Austen Book Club"
Fowles, John "The French Lieutenant’s Woman"
Franzen, Jonathan "The Corrections" xx
Frazier, Charles "Cold Mountain"

- "Nightwoods"
- "Thirteen Moons

 Fredriksson, Marianne "Hanna's Daughters" (S: Anna, Hanna og Johanna) *
- "Simon and The Oaks" (aka Simon's Family) (S: Simon och ekarna)  
Frisch, Max "Homo Faber" (GE: Homo Faber)
- "The Arsonists" - (GE: Biedermann und die Brandstifter)

Gabaldon, Diana "Outlander" (UK: Cross Stich)
Gao, Xingjian "Soul Mountain" (CHN: 灵山, língshān)
García Márquez, Gabriel "Love in the Time of Cholera" (E: El amor en los tiempos del cólera) *

- "One Hundred Years of Solitude" (E: Cien años de soledad)
- "The General in His Labyrinth" (El general en su laberinto)
Gaskell, Elizabeth "North and South" (classic)
Gavalda, Anna "95 pounds of hope" (F: 35 kilos d’espoir)
- "Hunting and Gathering" (F: Ensemble c’est tout) n * xx

- "I Wish Someone Were Waiting for Me Somewhere" (short stories) (F: Je voudrais quelqu’un m’attende quelque part)
George, Margaret "Elizabeth I"
Gibbons, Stella "Cold Comfort Farm"
(classic)  xx
Gibran, Khalil "The Prophet"
Gillham, David R. "City of Women" * xx
Glover, Douglas "Elle

Glasfurd, Guinevere "The Words in my Hand"
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von "Iphigenia in Tauris" (classic) – (GE: Iphigenie auf Tauris)
- "The Sorrows of Young Werther" (
classic) – (GE: Die Leiden des Jungen Werther)
Golden, Arthur "Memoirs of a Geisha" *

Golding, William "Lord of the Flies
Ghosh, Amitav "The Glass Palace" *
- "Flood of Fire 
- "Sea of Poppies"
- "River of Smoke"  

Goscinny, René; Uderzo, Albert "Asterix the Gaul" (F: Astérix le Gaulois)  
Gowda, Shilpi Somaya "Secret Daughter"  *
Grass, Günter "Crabwalk" (GE:Im Krebsgang) *

Green, John "The Fault in Our Stars
Greene, Graham "Brighton Rock" (classic)

- "The End of the Affair
Grenville, Kate "The Secret River"
Grisham, John "Skipping Christmas: A Novel"
Grjasnowa, Olga "All Russians Love Birch Trees" (GE: Der Russe ist einer, der Birken liebt)
Grossman, David "To the End of the Land" (Hebr.:אשה בורחת מבשורה/Isha Nimletet Mi'Bshora)  
- "The Zig Zag Kid" (Hebr.: יש ילדים זיגזג/Jesh Jeladim) 
Gruen, Sara "Water for Elephants"  * xx
Guterson, David "East of the Mountain"
- "Ed King
- "The Other"
- "Our Lady of the Forest"
- "Snow Falling on Cedars"

Haddon, Mark "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time" *
Hagena, Katharina "The Taste of Apple Seeds" (GE: Der Geschmack von Apfelkernen)
Hamill, Pete "Snow in August

Hamilton, Jane "A Map of the World"
Hamsun, Knut "Pan" (classic) (NO: Pan) *
Han, Kang "The Vegetarian" (KOR: 채식주의자/Ch'angbi) xx
Hanks, Tom "Uncommon Type. Some Stories" - (short stories)
Hannah, Kristin "Angel Falls"
- "Winter Garden"  *

Hansen, Dörte "This House is Mine" (GE: Altes Land) *
Hardy, Thomas "Tess of the d'Urbervilles" (classic) 

 Harris, Joanne "Blackberry Wine"
- "Chocolat

- "Coastliners"
- "Five Quarters of the Orange"  *

Hartnett, Sonya "Thursday’s Child"
Haruf, Kent "Plainsong
Haushofer, Marlen "The Wall" (GE: Die Wand)
Hawkins, Paula "The Girl on the Train"   
Hay, Ashley "The Railwayman's Wife"
Haynes, Melinda "Mother of Pearl"
Hegi, Ursula "Stones from the River"
Heller, Joseph "Catch-22
Hemingway, Ernest "The Old Man and the Sea

- "For Whom the Bell Tolls"
Herbert, Xavier "Capricornia"  
Hertmans, Stefan "War and Turpentine" (NL: Oorlog en terpentijn)
Hesse, Hermann "Siddhartha" (classic) (GE: Siddhartha)
- "Steppenwolf" (classic) (GE: Steppenwolf)
Hislop, Victoria "Cartes Postales from Greece"

- "The Island"
- "The Last Dance and Other Stories
- "The Return"
- "The Sunrise
- "The Thread"
Høeg, Peter "Miss Smilla's Feeling for Snow" (DK: Frøken Smillas fornemmelse for sne)
Homer "Odyssey" (classic) (GR: Ομήρου Οδύσσεια, Odýsseia)
Hornby, Nick "About a Boy

 Hosseini, Khaled "And the Mountains Echoed"
- "A Thousand Splendid Suns"  *
- "The Kite Runner"  *
Hugo, Victor "Les Misérables" (classic) (F: Les Misérables) 
Hunter, Stephen "Night of Thunder: a Bob Lee Swagger novel  
Huxley, Aldous "Brave New World"

Ibsen, Henrik "Peer Gynt" (classic) (DK: Peer Gynt) 
Ionesco, Eugène "Rhinoceros" (F: Rhinocéros)
Irving, John "A Widow for One Year

Ishiguro, Kazuo "The Remains of the Day
- "When we were orphans" * xx
Ivey, Eowyn "To The Bright Edge of the World" - Das Leuchten am Rand der Welt  
Jacobsen, Roy "The Burnt-Out Town of Miracles" (NOR: Hoggerne)  
James, Henry "The American"
James, P.D. "The Children of Men
Jelinek, Elfriede "The Piano Player" (GE: Die Klavierspielerin) xx
Jonasson, Jonas "The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared" *

Jones, Edward P. "The Known World" xx

Johnson, Adam "The Orphan Master's Son
Joinson, Suzanne "The Photographer's Wife"  xx
Joyce, James "A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man"
- "Dubliners"
(classic) - Dubliner (short stories)
- "Ulysses"
Joyce, Rachel "The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry"

Kadaré, Ismail "The Fall of the Stone City" (aka Chronicle in Stone) (AL: Darka e Gabuar)
Karystiani, Ionna (Ιωάννα Καρυστιάνη) "The Jasmine Isle" (GR: Μικρά Αγγλία/Mikra Anglia)
Kehlmann, Daniel "Measuring the World" (GE:Die Vermessung der Welt)
Kemal, Yaşar "The Birds Have Also Gone" (TK: Kuşlar da Gitti) 
- "The Drumming-Out" (TK: Teneke)

Kennedy, Emma "Shoes for Anthony"

Kent, Christobel "A Party in San Niccolò"
Kerouac, Jack "On the Road" xx
Kertész, Imre "Fateless" (H: Sorstalanság)
Keyes, Marian "Rachel's Holiday"
Kidd, Sue Monk "The Secret Life of Bees"  *
Kimmel, Haven "A Girl named Zippy" xx
Kingsolver, Barbara "The Bean Trees"
- "Flight Behaviour"
- "The Lacuna

- "The Poisonwood Bible" *
- "Prodigal Summer" *
Kleist, Heinrich von "The Marquise of O"
(classic) (GE: Die Marquise von O.)
- "The Prince of Homburg"
(classic) (GE: Prinz Friedrich von Homburg oder die Schlacht bei Fehrbellin)
Kneale, Matthew "English Passengers"

Koch, Herman "The Dinner" (NL: Het Diner) 
Kohler, Sheila "Becoming Jane Eyre"
Konar, Affinity "Mischling"
Kostova, Elizabeth "The Historian"

- "The Swan Thieves

Kross, Jaan "Professor Martens' Departure" (Est: Professor Martensi ärasõit) 
Kulin, Ayşe "Rose of Sarajevo" (TR: Sevdalinka)  *  

Lafayette, Madame de (Marie-Madeleine) "The Princess of Cleves" (F: La Princesse de Clèves) 
Lagerlöf, Selma "Sancta Lucia. Weihnachtliche Geschichten" [Christmas Stories] (S: Kristuslegender) 
Lahiri, Jhumpa "Interpreter of Maladies"
- "The Namesake"
Laker, Rosalind "The Golden Tulip
Lalami, Laila "The Moors' Account 
Lamb, Wally "The Hour I First Believed" *
- "I know this much is true"

- "I'll Take You There
- "She's Come Undone"
- "We are water"
Lanchester, John "The Debt to Pleasure" * xx
Landvik, Lorna "Welcome to The Great Mysterious" * xx
Lawson, Mary "Crow Lake" *
- "The Other Side of the Bridge" *

- "Road Ends

Lee, Harper "To Kill a Mockingbird" *
Lenz, Siegfried "The German Lesson" (GE: Deutschstunde)

Lessing, Doris "The Golden Notebook" - Das goldene Notizbuch *
Lessing, Gotthold Ephraim "Nathan the Wise" (classic) (GE: Nathan der Weise)
Lette, Kathy "How to kill your husband" xx
Letts, Billie "Where the Heart is" *

Levithan, David "Every Day

Levy, Marc "London Mon Amour" (F: Mes amis mes amours) 
Lewycka, Marina "Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian" *
- "Two Caravans

Lippi Rosina "Homestead"
Löwenstein, Anna "The Stone City" (Esperanto: La Ŝtona Urbo)
Lukas, Michael David "The Oracle of Stamboul

Maalouf, Amin "Samarkand" (F: Samarcande)
MacDonald, Ann-Marie "Fall On Your Knees" *
- "The Way the Crow Flies" *
MacLaverty, Bernard "Cal"

Mağden, Perihan "Two Girls" (TR: İki Genç Kızın Romanı)

Mahfouz, Naguib "Children of Gebelawi" (aka Children of our Alley; arab:  اولاد حارتنا Awlād ḥāritnā) *
- "Palace Walk" (arab. بين القصرين/Bayn al-qasrayn)
(Cairo Trilogy 1)
- "Palace of Desire" (arab: قصر الشوق/Qasr el-Shōq)
(Cairo Trilogy 2)  
- "Sugar Street" (السكرية/Al-Sukkariyya) (Cairo Trilogy 3)
Mankell, Henning "Daniel" (SW: Vindens son)
Mann, Thomas "Buddenbrooks: The Decline of a Family" (classic) - (GE: Buddenbrooks) *
- "Death in Venice" (classic) (GE: Der Tod in Venedig)
- "The Magic Mountain" (classic) (GE: Der Zauberberg)
Mantel, Hilary "Bring up the Bodies

- "Wolf Hall"
Marini, Lorenzo "The Man of the Tulips" (IT: L'uomo dei tulipani) 

Mason, Daniel "The Piano Tuner" *
Matheson, Richard "I am Legend"
Mathis, Ayana "The Twelve Tribes of Hattie"
May, Karl "Through the Desert" (GE: Durch die Wüste)
Mayes, Frances "Swan"
- "Under the Tuscan Sun
McCullers, Carson "The Heart is a Lonely Hunter"
McCulloch, Colleen "The Thorn Birds"
McEwan, Ian "Atonement" * xx
McGarry Morris, Mary "Songs in Ordinary Time"
McGowan, John; McGowan, Frankie "Actually, it’s Love
McLeod, Cynthia "The Cost of Sugar" (NL: Hoe duur was de suiker?) 
McMahon, Katharine "The Rose of Sebastopol"
Mercier, Pascal "Lea" (GE: Lea)
- "Night Train to Lisbon" *
- "Perlmann's Silence"
Michaels, Anne "Fugitive Pieces"
Miller, Arthur "Death of a Salesman"
Mistry, Rohinton "A Fine Balance"
- "Family Matters"  
Mitchell, David "Cloud Atlas
Mitchell, Margaret "Gone With the Wind" (classic) Mo, Yan "Red Sorghum" (Chin: 红高粱家族  Hóng gāoliang jiāzú)
Modiano, Patrick "La Place de l'Étoile" (F: La Place de l'Étoile) 
Moggach, Deborah "Tulip Fever"  *
Montefiore, Santa "Meet Me Under The Ombu Tree" xx
Moore, Christopher "Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff" *

More, Thomas "Utopia"
Morgan Dawson, Sarah "A Confederate Girl's Diary"
Morrison, Toni "Beloved"
- "Home"
- "Love"

- "Paradise"  xx
Mosse, Kate "Labyrinth" *

Moyes, Jojo "Me Before You" xx

Mulisch, Harry "The Discovery of Heaven" (NL: De Ontdekking van de Hemel) *
Müller, Herta 'The Appointment" (GE: Heute wär ich mir lieber nicht begegnet) *
Multatuli (Eduard Douwes Dekker) "Max Havelaar" (NL: Max Havelaar of de koffiveilingen der Nederlandsche Handelmaatschappy) 
Munro, Alice "Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage" * (short stories) 
- "Runaway" - Runaway (short stories) 
Murakami, Haruki "Kafka on the Shore" (J: 海辺のカフカ Umibe no Kafuka)
- "Norwegian Wood" (J:Noruwei no mori, ノルウェイの森)    
Murasaki, Lady Shikibu "The Tale of Genji" (J: 源氏物語 Genji Monogatari) (classic) 

Nabokov, Vladimir "Lolita"
Nadolny, Sten "The Discovery of Slowness" (GE:Die Entdeckung der Langsamkeit)
Naipaul, V.S. "A Bend in the River"
- "Half A Life"
- "A House for Mr. Biswas"

Navarre, Marguerite de "Heptameron" (F: Heptaméron) xx
NDiaye, Marie "Rosie Carpe" (F: Rosie Carpe) xx
Némirovsky, Irène "Suite Française" (F: Suite Française)

Neville, Henry "The Isle of Pines"
Nguyen, Viet Thanh (Việt Thanh Nguyễn) "The Sympathizer
Nietzsche, Friedrich "Thus spoke Zarathustra. A Book for All and None" (GE: Also sprach Zarathustra. Ein Buch für Alle und Keinen)
Niffenegger, Audrey "The Time Traveler's Wife" * xx
Noble, Elizabeth "The Reading Group" *
Orwell, George "Animal Farm
- "Nineteen Eighty Four" - 1984
Osorio, Elsa "My Name is Light" (E: A veinte años, Luz)

Ottow, Whitney "How to Make an American Quilt
Oz, Amos "A Tale of Love and Darkness" (IL: סיפור על אהבה וחושך)

Palacio, R.J. "Wonder" 
Pagnol, Marcel "Jean de Florette" (F: Jean de Florette)  *   
Palma, Félix J. "The Map of the Sky" (E: El mapa del cielo)   
- "The Map of Time" (E: El mapa del tiempo)
Pamuk, Orhan "A Strangeness in my Mind" (TR: Kafamda Bir Tuhaflık) 
- "The Black Book" (TR: Kara Kitap)
- "Cevdet Bey and His Sons" (TR: Cevdet Bey ve Oğulları)
- "The Museum of Innocence" (TR: Masumiyet Müzesi)
- "My Father's Suitcase" (TR: Babamın Bavulu)
- "My Name is Red" (TR: Benim Adım Kırmızı)

- "Snow" (TR: Kar)    
- "The Silent House" (TR: Sessiz Ev)
- "The White Castle" (TR: Beyaz Kale)
Pasternak, Boris "Doctor Zhivago" (RUS: Доктор Живаго) 

Paton, Alan "Cry, The Beloved Country"
Patchett, Ann "The Magician’s Assistant" xx
- "The Patron Saint of Liars" * 
Paull, Laline "The Bees"
Pausewang, Gudrun "The Last Children of Schewenborn" (GE: Die letzten Kinder von Schewenborn oder … sieht so unsere Zukunft aus?)
Pears, Tim "In a Land of Plenty

Perry, Anne "A Christmas Odyssey" xx
Pessl, Marisha "Special Topics in Calamity Physics"
Petterson, Per "Out Stealing Horses" (NO: Ut og stjæle hester)

Picoult, Jodi "My Sister's Keeper" xx

Plath, Sylvia "The Bell Jar"
Plenzdorf, Ulrich "The New Sufferings of Young W." (GE: Die neuen Leiden des jungen W.)
Powers, Charles T. "In the Memory of the Forest
Proulx, Annie "The Shipping News"

Raittila, Hanny "Canal Grande" (SF: Canal Grande)
Rasputin, Valentin "Farewell to Matyora" (RUS: Прощание с Матёрой = Proshshaniye s Matyoroy)
- "To Live and Remember" (or: Live and Remember) (RUS: Zhiwi e pomni, Живи и помни)
Regener, Sven "Berlin Blues" (GE: Herr Lehmann)

Rhue, Morton "The Wave"
Rhys, Jean "Wide Sargasso Sea

Roach, Mary "My Planet. Finding Humor in the Oddest Places
Roberts, Karen "The Flower Boy"

Roberts, Gregory David "Shantaram"
Rosendorfer, Herbert "Letters Back to Ancient China" (GE: Briefe in die chinesische Vergangenheit)
Rosner, Elisabeth "The Speed of Light"

Roth, Philip "The Ghost Writer"
- "Zuckerman Unbound"
Roy, Arundhati "The God of Small Things"
Ruiz Zafón, Carlos
"Gaudí in Manhattan" (E: La Mujer de Vapor) - Gaudí in Manhattan
- "Marina" (E: Marina)
- "The Angel's Game" (E: El juego del ángel - El cementerio de los libros olvidados #2) 
- "The Labyrinth of the Spirits" (E: laberinto de los espíritus - El cementerio de los libros olvidados #4)
- "The Midnight Palace" (El Palacio de la Medianoche)
- "The Prince of Mist" (E: El príncipe de la niebla)
- "The Prisoner of Heaven" (E: El prisionero del cielo - El cementerio de los libros olvidados #3)
- "The Shadow of the Wind" - (E: La sombra del viento
- El cementerio de los libros olvidados #1) *
- "Watcher in the Shadows" (E: Las luces de Septiembre)

Runcie, James "The Discovery of Chocolate"

Rushdie, Salman "Midnight's Children"
Rutherfurd, Edward "Awakening: The Rebels of Ireland
- "Dublin: Foundation (The Princes of Ireland: The Dublin Saga)"
- "The Forest

- "London - The Novel"
- "Paris"

Sackville, Amy "The Still Point"
Şafak, Elif "Araf aka The Saint of Incipient Insanities"
- "The Forty Rules of Love: A Novel of Rumi" *

- "Three Daughters of Eve" (Havva'nın Üç Kızı) 
Salinger, J.D. "Catcher in the Rye" xx
Saramago, José "Cain" (PO: Caim)

Satrapi, Marjane "Persepolis. The Story of a Childhood" (F: Persepolis) 
- "Persepolis. The Story of a Return" (F: Persepolis. Vol. 2) 

Schami, Rafik "A Hand Full of Stars" (GE: Eine Hand voller Sterne)
- "The Calligrapher’s Secret" (GE: Das Geheimnis des Kalligraphen) *
- "The Dark Side of Love" (GE: Die dunkle Seite der Liebe)
Schimmel, Betty "To See You Again"     
Schlink, Bernhard "The Reader" (GE: Der Vorleser)

Schmitt, Éric-Emmanuel "Monsieur Ibrahim and the Flowers of the Koran" (F: Monsieur Ibrahim et les fleurs du Coran) *
- "Oscar and the Lady in Pink" (F: Oscar et la dame rose) *

Schoemperlen, Diane "Our Lady of the Lost and Found"    
Schwarz, Christina "Drowning Ruth"

Scott, Mary - New Zealand novels
- "Breakfast at Six"
-- "Dinner Doesn’t Matter"
-- "Tea and Biscuits"
-- "A Change from Mutton
-- "Turkey at Twelve"
-- "Shepherd’s Pie
-- "Strangers for Tea
-- "Board, but no Breakfast"  
- "Families are Fun
-- "No Sad Songs"
-- "Freddie"
- "Away From It All
- "First Things First"
- "Haven't We Met Before?"
- "It’s Perfectly Easy"
- "It Was Meant
- "One of the Family"
- "Pippa in Paradise"
- "Strictly Speaking"   
- "The Long Honeymoon
- "The White Elephant
- "What Does It Matter"
- "Yes, Darling"
- "Yours to oblige"
Scott, Mary; West, Joyce "Fatal Lady" (Inspector Wright #1)
- "Such Nice People" (Inspector Wright #2)
- "The Mangrove Murder" (Inspector Wright #3)
- "No Red Herrings" - 1964 (Inspector Wright #4)
- "Who Put It There?" - 1965 (Inspector Wright #5)  
See, Lisa "Peony in Love"
Sefton, Maggie "Knit One, Kill Two" xx
Segal, Erich "Love Story"
Sendker, Jan-Philipp "The Art of Hearing Heartbeats" (GE: Das Herzenhören
- "Whispering Shadows" (GE: Das Flüstern der Schatten)
Seth, Vikram "An Equal Music
- "A Suitable Boy"
Setterfield, Diane "The Thirteenth Tale
Shaffer, Mary Ann & Barrows, Annie "The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Society" *
Shakespeare, William "Hamlet" (classic) 
- "Macbeth" aka "The Scottish Play" (classic) 
- "Romeo and Juliet" (classic) 
Shakib, Siba "Samira and Samir" (GE: Samira und Samir)
Shalev, Meir "Four Meals" (IL: כימים אחדים) 

Shalev, Zeruya "Husband and Wife" (IL: בעל ואישה) 
Shields, Carol "The Stone Diaries"  

Shreve, Anita "The Weight of Water"
Shriver, Lionel "We need to talk about Kevin"
Shteyngart, Gary "Absurdistan
Shute, Nevil "A Town Like Alice" (US Title: The Legacy)
Sienkiewicz, Henryk "Quo Vadis" (PL: Quo Vadis)

Sington, Philip "The Einstein Girl" xx
Sitch, Rob: Cilauro, Santo: Tom Gleisner, Tom "Molvanîa. A Land Untouched By Modern Dentistry"  
Skibsrud, Johanna "The Sentimentalists"
Smiley, Jane "The All-true Travels and Adventures of Lidie Newton"
- "Early Warning
- "Some Luck"
- "A Thousand Acres
Smith, Ali "The Accidental"  xx
Smith, Betty "A Tree Grows in Brooklyn" (classic)
Smith, Zadie "On Beauty
- "White Teeth"
Solzhenitsyn, Alexander "His Great Stories" (One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich; For the Good of the Cause; Matryona's House; An Incident at Krechetovka Station) (RUS: Оди́н день Ива́на Дени́совича Odin den' Ivana Denisovicha; Для пользы дела/ lja pol'zy dela; Матрёнин двор/Matrjonin dvor; Случай на станции Кречетовка/Sluchaj na stancii Krechetovka) 
Soueif, Ahdaf "Aisha" (short stories)
- "The Map of Love" *

Steinbeck, John "East of Eden" *
- "The Grapes of Wrath" *
- "Of Mice and Men"

- "The Pearl"
Sterne, Laurence "The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman"
Stevenson, Robert Louis "Treasure Island" (classic)    
Stockett, Kathryn "The Help"
Stowe, Harriet Beecher "Uncle Tom’s Cabin"
Stroyar, J.N. "The Children's War" and "A Change of Regime"

Sturluson, Snorri "Egil's Saga" (classic)  (Icel: Egils saga Skallagrímssonar)
Swarup, Vikas "Q & A"     
Syal, Meera "Life Isn't All Ha Ha Hee Hee" * xx
Štimec, Spomenka "Croatian War Nocturnal" (Esperanto: Kroata Milita Noktlibro) 

Talshir, Anat "If I Forget Thee"(Hebr: Im Eshkahekh) 
Tan, Amy "The Joy Luck Club" *
Tanpınar, Ahmet Hamdi "The Time Regulation Institute" (TR: Saatleri Ayarlama Enstitüsü) *
Tartt, Donna "The Goldfinch
Taylor, Andrew "The Ashes of London"
Tekin, Latife "Swords of Ice" (TR: Buzdan Kiliçlar) *
Tellkamp, Uwe "The Tower" (GE:Der Tur)

Thackeray, William Makepeace "Vanity Fair, or, A Novel without a Hero" (classic) - Jahrmarkt der Eitelkeit
t'Hart, Maarten "The Sundial" (NL: De Zonnewijzer)  xx
Thomas, Rosie "The Potter’s House"

Titchmarsh, Alan "Only Dad

Tóibín, Colm "Brooklyn"  xx
Tolkien, J.R.R. "The Hobbit"
(classic)  xx
Tolstoy, Leo "Anna Karenina"
(classic) (RUS: Анна Каренина = Anna Karenina)  *
- "Collected Works. The Stories" (RUS. Gesammelte Werke. Die Erzählungen)
- "War and Peace" (classic) (RUS: Война и мир = Woina i mir)
Toptaş, Hasan Ali "The Shadowless" (TR: Gölgesizler)
Tremain, Rose "Music & Silence  

- "The Gustav Sonata"
Trollope, Anthony "Barchester Chronicles": The Warden; Barchester Towers, Doctor Thorne,  Framley Parsonage; The Small House at Allington; The Last Chronicle of Barset
- "The Way We Live Now" (classic)
Tsao Hsueh-Chin "Dream of the Red Chamber/The Story of the Stone" (classic) (CHN: 红楼梦/Hung lou meng)
Tsypkin, Leonid "Summer in Baden-Baden" (RUS: лджубит достоджэвсково)
Tucker, Helen "The Sound of Summer Voices"
Turner, Nancy E. "These is my Words" - Sarah Agnes Prine Trilogie #1 *
- "Sarah's Quilt"
- Sarah Agnes Prine Trilogie #2
- "The Star Garden" - Sarah Agnes Prine Trilogie #3
- "The Water and the Blood

Twain, Mark "The Innocents Abroad xx
Tyler, Anne "The Accidental Tourist

- "Digging to America
- "A Patchwork Planet"
- "A Spool of Blue Thread"   

Ulitzkaya, Lyudmila "Imago" or "The Big Green Tent" (RUS: Зеленый шатер = Zelenyi shater
Unigwe, Chika "On Black Sisters’ Street
Urquhart, Jane "The Stone Carvers" *
- "The Underpainter" xx

van Loon, Karel "A Father's Affair" (NL: De Passievrucht) *
Vargas Llosa, Mario "Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriter" (E: La tía Julia y el escribidor) 
- "The Storyteller" (E: El Hablador)
Vonnegut, Kurt "Breakfast of Champions
Vreeland, Susan "Girl in Hyacinth Blue" *

Walker, Alice "The Color Purple
- "The Temple of My Familiar
Waltari, Mika "The Dark Angel" (SF: Johannes Angelos)  *
- "The Egyptian" (SF: Sinuhe Egyptiläinen) *

Waters, Sarah "The Night Watch" xx
Wells, Rebecca "Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood" and "Little Altars Everywhere" *
Wharton, Edith "The House of Mirth" (classic) *

Whitehead, Colson "Underground Railroad"
Wilde, Oscar "A Woman of No Importance" (classic)
- "The Importance of Being Earnest" (classic)

- "The Picture of Dorian Gray" (classic) 
- "The Nightingale and the Rose. Short Stories" (classic)  

Williams, John "Augustus 
Williams, Tennessee "A Streetcar named Desire
Wolfe,Thomas "Look Homeward, Angel" (classic)
Woolf, Virginia "Mrs. Dalloway" (classic) 

- "To the Lighthouse" (classic) *
Woolfolk Cross, Donna "Pope Joan"  *

Worth, Jennifer "Call the Midwife
Wroblewski, David "The Story of Edgar Sawtelle" - Die Geschichte von Edgar Sawtelle

Xu, Ruiyan "The Lost and Forgotten Languages of Shanghai"

Yerby, Frank "Griffin's Way"
- "Speak now"
Young, William Paul "The Shack"

Zusak, Markus "The Book Thief" *

Anonymous "Lazarillo de Tormes" (classic) (E: La vida de Lazarillo de Tormes y de sus fortunas y adversidades)

(Auto)-Biographies/Biographical Novels
Angelou, Maya "I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings"
- "Mom & Me & Mom"  
Arana, Marie "American Chica: Two Worlds, One Childhood
Ashworth, Andrea "Once in a House on Fire"  

Bandi (반디) "The Accusation: Forbidden Stories from Inside North Korea" (KOR: 고발/Gobal)
Barnes, Valerie "A Foreign Affair. A Passionate Life in Four Languages"
Betancourt, Íngrid "Even Silence has an End" (F: Même le silence a une fin) *

Boom, Corrie ten with Sherrill, John and Elizabeth "The Hiding Place. The Triumphant Story of Corrie Ten Boom" (NL: De Schuilplaats)

Brownstein, Carrie "Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl
Buck, Pearl S. "Imperial Woman"
Camus, Albert "The First Man" (F: Le premier homme)

Carnarvon, Countess Fiona of "Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle" - (Lady Almina und das wahre Downton Abbey: Das Vermächtnis von Highclere Castle)
Chang, Jung "Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China"
Clarke, Stephen "A Year in the Merde

Chang, Leslie T. "Factory Girls. Young Women on the Move in Modern China"  *
Clinton, Hillary Rodham "Living History"  *
Cullen, Bill "It’s a long way from Penny Apples"

Dallaire, Roméo "Shake Hands with the Devil"
- "The Fight Like Soldiers, They Die Like Children
Dinesen, Isak/Blixen, Karen "Out of Africa"
Dirie, Waris "Desert Flower"
Drinkwater, Carol "The Olive Farm" und weitere Olivenhain-Bücher

Dylan, Bob "Chronicles. Volume One
Ephron, Nora "I Feel Bad About My Neck And Other Thoughts on Being a Woman"
(short stories)
- "I Remember Nothing. And other reflections"
(short stories)
- "The Most of Nora Ephron" - (short stories)   
Filipović, Zlata "Zlata's Diary: A Child's Life in Wartime Sarajevo" (BOS: Zlatin dnevnik: otroštvo v obleganem Sarajevu)
Frandi-Coory, Anne "Whatever Happened to Ishtar?: A Passionate Quest To Find Answers For Generations Of Defeated Mothers"
Frank, Anne "The Diary of a Young Girl" (classic) (NL: Het Achterhuis)
Fuller, Alexandra "Don't let's go to the dogs tonight" *xx

Geti, Monica "The Year of Sunshine"
Gopnik, Adam "Paris to the Moon"
Grass, Günter "The Box: Tales from the Darkroom" (GE: Die Box. Dunkelkammergeschichten) 
- "My Century" (GE: Mein Jahrhundert)

- "Peeling the Onion" (GE: Beim Häuten der Zwiebel)
Green, Hannah (Joanne Greenberg) "I Never Promised you a Rose Garden"
Grimm, Hans Herbert aka Emil Schulz "Schlump" (GE: Schlump)

Hamann, Brigitte "The Reluctant Empress" (GE: Elisabeth, Kaiserin wider Willen)
Hammond, Richard "On the Edge: My Story
Hanff, Helene "84 Charing Cross Road" + "The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street"
Hirsi, Ali, Ayaan "Infidel: My Life" (NL: Mijn Vrijheid) *
- "Nomad: From Islam to America" *
Huston, Allegra "Love Child"
Ilibagiza, Immaculée "Left to Tell"
Jessop, Carolyn "Escape

Keneally, Thomas "Schindler's Ark"
Kladstrup, Donald & Petie "Wine and War" xx *
Krakauer, Jon "Under the Banner of Heaven
: A Story of Violent Faith"  xx
Lamb, Christina "The Africa House: The True Story of an English Gentleman and His African Dream"
Le Clézio, Jean-Marie Gustave "The African" (F: L'Africain)
Levi, Primo "If Not Now, When?" (I: Se non ora, quando)
Liao, Yiwu "Testimonials or: For a Song and a Hundred Songs: A Poet's Journey Through a Chinese Prison" (Chin: Zheng-Ci)
Ling, Laura & Lisa "Somewhere Inside" *
Logue, Mark & Conradi, Peter "The King's Speech
: How One Man Saved the British Monarchy"

Mandela, Nelson "Long Walk to Freedom"
Massaquoi, Hans J. "Destined to Witness"
McCarthy, Pete "McCarthy's Bar"

- "The Road to McCarthy: Around the World in Search of Ireland"
McCourt, Frank "Angela's Ashes"
- "'Tis: A Memoir"

- "Teacher Man. A Memoir 1949-1985"
McEntire, Reba "Reba: My Story"
Moran, Caitlin "How to be a Woman   

Moyle, Franny "Constance: The Tragic and Scandalous Life of Mrs. Oscar Wilde"
Müller, Herta "The King Bows and Kills" (GE: Der König verneigt sich und tötet)
Nafisi, Azar "Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books"    
Noa Bercovitch, Pascale "The Dolphin’s Boy: A Story of Courage and Friendship" (F: Oline, le dauphin du miracle)
Noor-Al-Hussein, Queen of Jordan "A Leap of Faith" *
Oates, Joyce Carol "A Widow's Story
Obama, Barack "Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance"

- "The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream"
O'Faolain, Nuala "Almost There: The Onward Journey of a Dublin Woman" xx 
O'Farrel, John "Things can only get better: Eighteen Miserable Years in the Life of a Labour Supporter, 1979-1997"
Olson, Pamela J. "Fast Times in Palestine: A Love Affair with a Homeless Homeland"

Pye, Michael "The Edge of the World: How the North Sea Made Us Who We Are  

Robertson, Adele Crockett "The Orchard: A Memoir
Rowlatt, Bee & Witwit, May "Talking About Jane Austen in Baghdad. The True Story of an Unlikely Friendship" *

Rutland, Eva "No Crystal Stair" 
Sawyer, Anh Vu "Song of Saigon: One Woman’s Journey to Freedom"

Schwarzer, Alice "My life" (GE: Lebenslauf)
Sedaris, David "Me Talk Pretty One Day" (short stories) xx

Seth, Vikram "Two Lives"
Shields, Carol "Jane Austen. A Life"
Sobel, Dava "Galileo's Daughter"  *
Solstad, Lexidh "Catpasity"

Steinem, Gloria "My Life on the Road 
Stevenson, Helen "Instructions for Visitors. Life and Love in a French Town"
Stewart, Chris "Driving over Lemons"
Stone, Irving "The Agony and the Ecstasy" -*
Tademy, Lalita "Cane River"
- "Red River"
Trojanow, Ilija "The Collector of Worlds" (GE: Der Weltensammler) *

Ung, Loung "First they killed my father. A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers" *
Vance, J.D. "Hillbilly elegy: a memoir of a family and culture in crisis"
Walker, Alice "The Way Forward is with a Broken Heart"
Walls, Jeannette "The Glass Castle"
Walser, Martin "Runaway Horse" (GE: Ein fliehendes Pferd)
Wiesel, Eli "Night" (F: La Nuit) *
Yousafzai, Malala; Lamb, Christina "I am Malala. The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban
Zweig, Stefanie "Nowhere in Africa" und "Somewhere in Germany" * Book Club Questions - Nowhere in Africa - Somewhere in Germany  (GE: Nirgendwo in Afrika + Irgendwo in Deutschland)


Ackroyd, Peter "Thames. Sacred River
- "The History of England, Vol. 1 Foundation
- "The History of England, Vol. 2 Tudors 
Alexijewitsch, Swetlana "Second Hand Time. The Last of the Sovjets" (RUS: Время секонд хэнд/Vremja sekond khend)  

- "Voices from Chernobyl: The Oral History of a Nuclear Disaster" (RUS: Чернобыльская молитва/Černobylskaja molitva) 
Arnold, Catharine "Globe: Life in Shakespeare's London"

Austen, Jane "Selected Letters. 1796-1817"
Basti, Abel & van Helsing, Jan "Hitler in Argentina" (GE: Hitler überlebte in Argentinien)
Bender, Sue "Plain and Simple" *
Bonnett, Alastair "Off the Map"

Brown, Daniel James "The Boys in the Boat" *
Bryson, Bill "At Home"

- "A Walk in the Woods

- "Bill Bryson's African Diary. A Short Trip for a Worthy Cause
- "Down Under/In a Sunburned Country"

- "Icons of England"

- "The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid"      
- "Made in America: an Informal History of the English Language in the United States"
- "Mother Tongue"
- "Neither here nor there. Travels in Europe

- "Notes from a Big Country" (US: I'm a Stranger Here Myself) 
- "Notes from a Small Island
- "The Lost Continent"
- "One Summer: America, 1927"
- "The Road to Little Dribbling: more Notes from a Small Island"
- "Shakespeare: The World as a Stage"
- "A Short History of Nearly Everything"
- "Troublesome Words"
Buruma, Ian "Murder in Amsterdam" (NL: Dood van en gezonde roker) *

Calvino, Italo "Why Read the Classics?" (IT: Perché leggere i classici?) 
Campbell, Jen "The Bookshop Book
Carter, Jimmy "We Can Have Peace In The Holy Land. A Plan That Will Work

Clarkson, Jeremy "The World According to Clarkson"
- "The World According to Clarkson, Vol. 2. And Another Thing"
Coates, Ta-Nehisi "Between the World and Me"

Coory, Kasey "Pious Evil. Condemn not my Children. A mother's journey to insanity"
Cosby, Bill "Fatherhood"
Croker, Charlie "Løst in Tränšlatioπ. Misadventures in English Abroad"

Garfield, Simon "On the Map. Why the World Looks the Way it Does" (aka: "On the Map: A Mind-Expanding Exploration of the Way the World Looks")
Gates Gill, Michael "How Starbucks Saved My Life: A Son of Privilege Learns to Live Like Everyone Else"
Gladwell, Malcolm "The Tipping Point"
Griffin, John Howard "Black like me"  *

Guo, Xiaolu (郭小橹) "Language
Hastings, Max "The Secret War: Spies, Codes And Guerrillas, 1939–45"
Herman, Sarah & York, Lucy "The Unofficial Facebooker’s Social Survival Guide"
Hessel, Stéphane "Time for Outrage!" (FR: Indignez-vous!)

Hickman, Katie "Daughters of Britannia. The Lives and Times of Diplomatic Wives"
Hill, Richard "We Europeans"

Hirst, John "The Shortest History of Europe
Hochschild, Arlie Russell "Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right

Hooks, Bell "All About Love: New Visions" xx
Hunt, Ken; Taylor, Mike "Xenophobe's Guide to the Aussies"   
Iyengar, B.K.S. "Light on Life: The Yoga Journey to Wholeness, Inner Peace, and Ultimate Freedom" xx
Ilibagiza, Immaculée with Erwin, Steve "Our Lady of Kibeho: Mary speaks to the World from the Heart of Africa"

Johnson, Dr. Spencer "Who moved my cheese"
Krasnow, Iris "The Surrendering to Motherhood: Losing Your Mind, Finding Your Soul" xx
Landers, Brian "Empires Apart. A History of American and Russian Imperialism

Kristof, Nicholas D. & Wudunn, Sheryl "Half the Sky" *
- "A Path Appears: Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity
Lamb, Christina "The Sewing Circles of Herat"  *
Larsen Line, Joanne/Loving Tubesing, Nancy "Quilts From The Quiltmaker's Gift"
Leapman, Michael "The Ingenious Mr Fairchild: The Forgotten Father of the Flower Garden"  *
LeBor, Adam "City of Oranges. An Intimate History of Arabs and Jews in Jaffa"  *
Levine, James A. "Move a Little, Lose a Lot: New N.E.A.T. Science Reveals How to Be Thinner, Happier, and Smarter"
Levy, Andrew "A Brain Wider Than The Sky: A Migraine Diary"
Lewis, Oscar "Children of Sanchez"  *

MacGregor, Neil "Germany. Memories of a Nation"
Mak, Geert "Jorwerd: The Death of the Village in late 20th Century" (NL: Hoe God verdween uit Jorwerd)
- "In Europe. Travels through the twentieth century" (NL: In Europa: Reizen door de twintigste eeuw)
Mandino, Og "The Greatest Salesman In The World"
Milton, Giles "Nathaniel's Nutmeg"  *

Montagu, Ewen "The Man Who Never Was"
Morgan, Ann "Reading the World. Confessions of a Literary Explorer" (aka "The World Between Two Covers: Reading the Globe) 
Moore, Michael "Stupid White Men
Moore, Peter "No Shitting in the Toilet - The travel guide for when you've really lost it"
Mortenson, Greg "Stones into Schools" (with Mike Bryan) *
- "Three Cups of Tea" (with David Oliver Relin) *
Newsham, Brad "Take me with you"
Nichols, Peter "A Voyage for Madmen" *

O'Farrell, John "An Utterly Impartial History of Britain or 2,000 Years of Upper Calls Idiots in Charge"

Pamuk, Orhan "Istanbul" (TK: İstanbul - Hatıralar ve Şehir)
Pavord, Anna "The Tulip"
Pearson, Allison "I Don't Know How She Does It"  * xx

Piercy, Joseph "The Story of English: How an Obscure Dialect became the World's Most-Spoken Language"
Pinkola Estés, Clarissa "Women Who Run With the Wolves: Myths and Stories of the Wild Woman Archetype

Pollock, David C., & Van Reken, Ruth "Third Culture Kids"  *
Pool, Daniel "What Jane Austen Ate and Charles Dickens Knew
Precht, Richard David "Who Am I and If So, How Many?" (GE: Wer bin ich und wenn ja, wie viele?)
Rees, Siân "The Floating Brothel

Rice, Ronald (Ed.) "My Bookstore: Writers Celebrate Their Favorite Places to Browse, Read, and Shop
Ruiz, Don Miguel Ángel "The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom" xx

Schaik, Carel van & Michel, Kai "The Good Book of Human Nature: An Evolutionary Reading of the Bible"
Schrobsdorff, Angelika "You Are Not Like Other Mothers" (GE: Du bist nicht so wie andre Mütter)
Scott, Mary "Days that have been
Sedano, Nina "Die Ländersammlerin" [The collector of Countries]   
Seierstad, Åsne "The Bookseller of Kabul" (NO:. Bokhandleren i Kabul)
Shakib, Siba "Afghanistan, Where God Only Comes to Weep" (GE: Nach Afghanistan kommt Gott nur noch zum Weinen) *
Simmonds, Jeremy "Number One in Heaven – The heroes who died for Rock ‘n’ Roll"
Smiley, Jane "13 Ways of Looking at the Novel"
Stewart, Sheila "Lifting the Latch"
- "Ramlin Rose"
Taylor, Andrew James "Books That Changed the World"

Titchmarsh, Alan "Trowel and Error"
Tolan, Sandy "The Lemon Tree: An Arab, a Jew, and the Heart of the Middle East"
Truss, Lynne "Eats, Shoots and Leaves"
- "Talk to the Hand
Vermes, Timur "Look who's back" (GE: Er ist wieder da) 
Vilar, Esther "The Manipulated Man" (GE: Der dressierte Mann)
Virgil "The Aeneid" (LAT: Aeneas)
Vossestein, Jacob "Dealing with the Dutch"

Weir, Alison "Six Tudor Queens. Katherine of Aragon. The True Queen"
- "The Six Wives of Henry VIII
Westerman, Frank "The Republic of Grain" (NL: De graanrepubliek)
White, Colin & Boucke, Laurie "The UnDutchables: an observation of the Netherlands, its culture and its inhabitants"
Winchester, Simon "The Map that Changed the World"
Wisner, Franz "How the World Makes Love: And What It Taught a Jilted Groom"  xx *
Wolf, Naomi "The Beauty Myth: How Images of Beauty are used against Women"

Woodhouse, C.M. "Modern Greece. A Short History"
Wurtzel, Elizabeth "The Secret of Life"  xx

Young European Collective "Who, if not us?
Zane, Lily "Creating Home. Inspiring Comfort in Every Room

Children's and Youth Books
Ahlberg, Janet & Allan "The Jolly Postman or Other People's Letters"
Awdry, Rev. Wilbert "Thomas the Tank Engine"
Balliett, Blue "Chasing Vermeer"
Berenstain, Stan and Jan "The Berenstain Bears"
Bourgeois, Paulette "Big Sarah's Little Boots"

Brumbeau, Jeff/de Marcken, Gail "The Quiltmaker’s Gift
Busch, Wilhelm "Max and Moritz"
(classic) (GE: Max und Moritz)
Civardi, Anne; Cartwright, Stephen "Things People Do"
Coerr, Eleanor "Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes"
Cottrell Boyce, Frank "Millions"

Dahl, Roald "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory"
Davis, Lee "P.B. Bear"

Deary, Terry "Horrible Histories"     
Donaldson, Julia "The Gruffalo
Elwell Hunt, Angela "The Tale of Three Trees"
Estes, Eleanor "The Hundred Dresses"

Funke, Cornelia "Inkheart" (GE: Tintenherz)    

Gaarder, Jostein "Sophie's World" (NO: Sofies verden) 
Grimm, Jacob und Wilhelm "Jorinda and Joringel. Eight Fairy Tales" (classic) (GE: Jorinde und Joringel. Acht Märchen der Brüder Grimm)

Handford, Martin "Where's Wally?"
Hargreaves, Roger "Mr. Men"

Hesse, Karen "Letters from Rifka"
- "Out of the Dust"
Hoffmann, Heinrich "Struwwelpeter"
(or Shockheaded/Slovenly Peter) (classic) (GE: Der Struwwelpeter)
Ingalls Wilder, Laura "Little House Books" (classic) 

Juster, Norton "The Phantom Tollbooth"
King-Smith, Dick "The Hodgeheg" and "
King Max the Last"
Lewis, C.S. "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe"
Lindgren, Astrid "Seacrow Island"
(classic) (SW: Vi på Saltkråkan)
  - "The Six Bullerby Children" (classic) (SW: Barnen i Bullerbyn) 
MacLachlan, Patricia - Sarah, Plain & Tall Series (Sarah, Plain & Tall; Skylark, Caleb's Story, More Perfect Than the Moon)  

McBratney, Sam "Guess How Much I Love You"  
Milne, AA "Winnie the Pooh"
Montgomery, L. M. "Anne of Green Gables"
Munsch, Robert "Love You Forever"

Murphy, Jill "Five Minutes Peace"
Numeroff, Laura "If You Give a Mouse a Cookie"

O'Dell, Scott "Island of the Blue Dolphins"
- "Zia"

Orsenna, Erik "Grammar Is a Sweet, Gentle Song" (F: La grammaire est une chanson douce)

Peet, Bill "The Whingdingdilly"
Pope Osborne, Mary "Magic Tree House" Series

Potter, Beatrix "The Tale of Peter Rabbit" (classic)
Prelutsky, Jack - Poems for Children
Robinson, Barbara "The Best Christmas Pageant"
Rowling, J.K. "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" xx  

Rylant, Cynthia "Old Town in the Green Groves: Laura Ingalls Wilder's Lost Little House Years" - [kdÜ]

Sachar, Louis "Holes"
- "Small Steps"
- "Stanley Yelnats’ Survival Guide to Camp Green Lake"
Saint-Exupéry, Antoine "The Little Prince" (classic) (F: Le Petit Prince) -

Scarry, Richard "What Do People Do All Day" et al.
Scieszka, Jon; Smith, Lane "The True Story of the Three Little Pigs"

Sendak, Maurice "Where The Wild Things Are"

LeSieg, Theo (=Dr. Seuss) "Wacky Wednesday

  Smucker, Barbara "Underground to Canada"
Spyri, Johanna "Heidi" (classic) (GE: Heidis Lehr- und Wanderjahre + Heidi kann brauchen, was es gelernt hat)
Streatfeild, Noel "Ballet Shoes" (classic)

Trivizas, Eugene "The Three Little Wolves and The Big Bad Pig"

Webster, Jean "Daddy Longlegs

White, E.B. "Charlotte's Web"

Woodruff, Elvira "Dear Austin: Letters from the Underground Railroad

Spiritual Books
Anderson, Leith "Jesus. An intimate portrait of the man, his land, and his people
Bach, Richard "Jonathan Livingston Seagull"
Buddha "The Dhammapada" (classic) (Sanskrit: धम्मपद)
Carroll, James "Practicing Catholic"
Chapman, Gary "The Five Love Languages of Teenagers"
Cooper O'Boyle, Donna-Marie "The Domestic Church: Room by Room"
Curtis Higgs, Liz "Bad Girls of the Bible"
Forest, Jim "Confession. Doorway to Forgiveness"
- "The Ladder of the Beatitudes"
- "Praying with Icons"
- "The Road to Emmaus. Pilgrimage as a Way of Life"
Hart, Mark "The "R" Father"
Kerkeling, Hape "I'm off then" (GE: Ich bin dann mal weg)  

Lindberg, Anne Morrow "A Gift from the Sea"
Lukefahr, Oscar C.M. "We Believe... A Survey of the Catholic Faith"
- "We Worship: A Guide to the Catholic Mass"
Odell, Catherine M. "Faustina. Apostle of Divine Mercy"
Strobel, Lee "The Case for Christ"

* International Book Club
xx Books I really didn't like