Saturday, 15 April 2017

My Top 20 Books

This post is my selection of my most loved books that I've posted about.  After much tense reflection I have chosen 10 novels, 5 non-fiction books and 5 graphic or illustrated books. If you click on the titles it'll take you to my post about the book.

I'm going to pop this post into a sidebar so that if you are ever looking for a book to read you can just check it out easily at any time.  I'll update this list from time to time.


A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult
The Martian by Andy Weir
84 Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff
Dear Committee Members by Julie Schumacher 
Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn 
Major Pettigrew's Last Stand by Helen Simonson
The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion
Before The Fall by Noah Hawley

The Churchill Factor by Boris Johnson
The Checklist Manifesto by Atul Gawande
Toast by Nigel Slater 
Find The Good by Heather Lende
Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg 

Relish by Lucy Knisley
Le Road Trip by Vivian Swift 
Around My French Table by Dorie Greenspan


  1. Oh great post, I'm glad you are going to add it to your sidebar. I have read 4 of the novels you listed and agree, they were great.

    Toast by Nigel is one of my favs too!

  2. Great to see The Martian on your list - I loved it too :-D


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